Physics Year 1 Laboratory (F3222)

15 credits, Level 4

Spring teaching

This module introduces you to fundamental experiments in physics. You will do a series of classic experiments to build up basic experimental and analysis skills. The experience of preparing, performing and analysing experiments will also deepen the understanding of the fundamental physical concepts involved.


4%: Lecture
96%: Practical (Laboratory)


100%: Coursework (Report)

Contact hours and workload

This module is 150 hours of work. This breaks down into 14 hours of contact time and 136 hours of independent study.

This module is running in the academic year 2019/20. We also plan to offer it in future academic years. It may become unavailable due to staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of such changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.