Course Outline 2016

 
NASSP B.Sc. Honours Course Structure at UKZN in 2016
First Semester
Classical field theory (16 credits)
Fluid dynamics (16 credits)
Special Topics A (16 credits) : Computational methods with a mini project related
Special Topics B (16 credits) : Ordinary differential equations/Applied Mathematics module
Second Semester
Plasma physics (8 credits)
Space physics (8 credits)
Cosmology (16 credits)
Project (32 credits) - Either inAstrophysics or Space Physics
NASSP B.Sc. Honours Course Structure at UKZN in 2016
First Semester
Classical field theory (16 credits)
Fluid dynamics (16 credits)
Special Topics A (16 credits) : Computational methods with a mini project related
Special Topics B (16 credits) : Ordinary differential equations/Applied Mathematics module
Second Semester
Plasma physics (8 credits)
Space physics (8 credits)
Cosmology (16 credits)
Project (32 credits) - Either inAstrophysics or Space Physics
NASSP B.Sc. Honours Course Structure at UKZN in 2016

 
In general, the honours programme at UKZN requires 128 credit to complete the course.  
NASSP Honours programme has been run currently through Applied Mathematics stream together 
with active participation from School of Chemistry and Physics.  

By 2017/2018, the program may run from the school of chemistry and physics, on a specalized 
NASSP endorsed degree programme.

 
First Semester
           Classical field theory (16 credits)
           Fluid dynamics (16 credits)
           Special Topics A (16 credits) : Mathematical Methods and Computational Physics
           Special Topics B (16 credits) : Ordinary differential equations
Second Semester
       Plasma physics (8 credits)
       Space physics (8 credits)
       Cosmology (16 credits)
       Project (32 credits) - Either in Astrophysics or Space Physics
NASSP B.Sc. Honours Course Structure at UKZN in 2016

 
In general, the honours programme at UKZN requires 128 credit to complete the course.  
NASSP Honours programme has been run currently through Applied Mathematics stream together 
with active participation from School of Chemistry and Physics.  

By 2017/2018, the program may run from the school of chemistry and physics, on a specalized 
NASSP endorsed degree programme.

 
First Semester
           Classical field theory (16 credits)
           Fluid dynamics (16 credits)
           Special Topics A (16 credits) : Mathematical Methods and Computational Physics
           Special Topics B (16 credits) : Ordinary differential equations
Second Semester
       Plasma physics (8 credits)
       Space physics (8 credits)
       Cosmology (16 credits)
       Project (32 credits) - Either in Astrophysics or Space Physics



 

 

NASSP B.Sc. Honours Course Structure at UKZN in 2016


NASSP Honours 2016 Semester 1


MODULE NAME

CREDITS

CODE

LECTURER

Computational Physics [CP]

8

PHYS766W1

Prof. Jonathan Sievers

Mathematical Methods [MM]

8

PHYS769W1

Dr. Ilya Sinayskiy

Classical Field Theory [CFT]

16

PHYS701W1

Prof. SivakumarVenkataraman

Ordinary Differential Equations [ODE]

16

MATH714W1

Dr. Rivendra Narain

Fluid Dynamics

16

MATH732W1

Dr. Anne Marie



NASSP Honours 2016 Semester 2


MODULE NAME

CREDITS

CODE

LECTURER

Space Physics

8

PHYS773W1

Dr. Judy Stephenson

Plasma Physics

8

PHYS771W1

Dr. Suleman Moolla

Cosmology

16

PHYS703W2

Prof. Ray Subharthi

Project

32

MATH798W2

TBD




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