Programme/Approved Electives for 2020/21
Available as a Free Standing Elective
This compulsory module provides the necessary background and computational skills required to apply numerical techniques to solve problems in physics. The module builds upon the programming skills acquired during Level 4 and uses more advanced programming techniques and numerical libraries.
Talis Aspire Reading ListAny reading lists will be provided by the start of the course.http://lists.lib.keele.ac.uk/modules/phy-20030/lists
The module aims to provide students with the essential theoretical background and computational skills to apply numerical techniques to solve problems in physics. The module builds upon the programming skills acquired during PHY-10028 (Scientific Programming) to use more advanced programming techniques and numerical libraries.
Intended Learning Outcomes
Lectures: 12Computer Laboratory Session: 24Class Test: 2Project work and writing of report: 24Private Study: 88
1: Class Test weighted 50%
Description of Module Assessment
Class Test2-hour open book unseen class test. Approximately 6 compulsory questions.
2: Project weighted 50%
ProjectExtended numerical analysis task. Submission of a report of approximately 2000 words.