The Department of Physics is accommodated in the R W James Building, on the Upper Campus of the University of Cape Town. We offer courses leading to a 3-year BSc major in Physics, which may be followed a 1-year BSc(Honours) degree.
Further post-graduate studies leading to an MSc and PhD in Physics are possible within the research themes in the Department: High Energy Physics, Nuclear Physics, Nanotechnology and Solid State Physics, Applied Physics and Tertiary Physics Education.
PHY1004W : Matter & Interactions
PHY1012F : Physics A for Engineers
PHY1012S : Physics A for Engineers
PHY1013F : Physics B for Engineers
PHY1013S: Physics B for Engineers
PHY1023H : Principles of Physics
PHY1025F : Physics for Health Science Students
PHY1031F : General Physics A
PHY1032F : General Physics B
PHY1032S : General Physics B
PHY2004W : Intermediate Physics
PHY2010S : Electromagnetism for Engineers
PHY3004W : Advanced Physics
PHY4000W : BSc(Honours) Physics
PHYLAB1 : Course I Laboratory
PHYLAB2 : Course II Laboratory
PHYLAB3 : Course III Laboratory
EEE4101F / EEE4103F : Nuclear Physics for Nuclear Power Eng.
EEE4106Z : Introductory Nuclear Physics for Nuclear Power
EEE4109Z : Theory and Design of Nuclear Reactors
Telephone: +27 (0) 21 650 3326 (Department Office)
Fax: +27 (0) 21 650 3342