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Current Undergraduate

Curriculum for Students taking Second Major in Mathematical Sciences admitted in AY10/11

Type Required AU Remarks

Physics Core

46 AU
(All PPHY Core)

 

Maths Core

59 AU
(All Maths Core, including Track Core)

Please refer to MAS website for detailed curriculum.
Note: Please read the mutually exlusive conditions of the MAS courses. (E.g. MAS112 is NOT available to students who have taken/are taking MAS 181)

Physics Major PE

28 AU

At least 10 AU must be of Level 4 (Excluding PAP491 and PAP493).

Students must read either PAP491 or PAP493 for graduation requirement.

A grade of A- or better in the Honours Project (PAP491, 10 AU) is compulsory for the award of First Class Honours.

Maths Major PE

17 AU

Students are to take 17 AU of electives in the track chosen with at least 10 AU at Level 4. Please refer to MAS website for detailed curriculum.

GER Core

12 AU

Communication Skills, Human Resource Management and Singapore Studies

GER PE

15 AU

1. Humanities and Social Sciences (9 AU)
2. Science, Technology and Society (3 AU)
3. Business and Management (3 AU)

Total

177 AU

 

Download application form for second major in Mathematical Sciences

Applications are to be submitted by week 8 of each semester so that records can be updated by semester end.

Please refer to the Instructions to Registration of Courses for the most updated courses offered for the semester.

S/U Option does not apply to Courses which are tied to Second Major programmes, Minor programmes and Concentrations in Physics and Applied Physics programme.

Physics Core Courses
Yr Semester 1 AU Semester 2 AU

1

PAP111 – Mechanics and Relativity

 4 AU

PAP112 – Fields and Oscillations

 4 AU

1

PAP118 – Physics Lab I

 2 AU

PAP113 – Optics and Waves

 4 AU

1

 

 

PAP119 – Physics Lab Ib

 2 AU

 1

HW001 - English Proficiency (As required)

 

Note: HW 001 must be taken by students who have neither been exempted nor passed the Qualifying English Test. When such a case arises, students may take HW102A after HW 001 is taken. HW102A is offered by School of Humanities and Social Sciences.

 0 AU

2

PAP211 – Quantum Mechanics I

 4 AU

PAP212 – Electromagnetism

 4 AU

 2

PAP213 – Thermal Physics

 4 AU

PAP219 – Physics Lab IIb

 2 AU

 2

PAP218 – Physics Lab IIa

 2 AU

 

 
2
PAP221 - Classical Mechanics  4 AU    

 3

PAP311 – Quantum Mechanics II

 4 AU

PAP321 - Statistical Mechanics

 4 AU

 3

PAP319 – Physics Lab IIIa

 2 AU

 

 


Physics Prescribed Electives
Yr Semester 1 AU Semester 2 AU
 2 PAP232 – Introduction to Solids  3 AU    
 3 PAP353 – Fluid Mechanics  4 AU PAP341 – Atomic Physics  4 AU
 3     PAP342 – Solid State Physics I  4 AU
 3      PAP352 – Chaotic Dynamical System  4 AU
 4 PAP442– Solid State Physics II  4 AU PAP441 – Quantum Mechanics III  4 AU
 4 PAP443– Surfaces and Interfaces

3 AU (for students took in AY11/12 & before)

4 AU (for students taking in AY12/13 & after)

PAP444 – Nanoscale Physics  3 AU
 4 PAP445 – Nuclear Physics  3 AU PAP446 - Econophysics  3 AU
 4     PAP449 - Quantum Electronics  4 AU
 4 PAP451 – Statistical Mechanics II  4 AU PAP455 – Computational Physics  3 AU
 4 PAP457 - Topics in Physics  3 AU PAP456 - Electrodynamics  4 AU
 4     PAP457 - Topics in Physics  3 AU
 4 PAP491 - Final Year Project  10 AU PAP491 - Final Year Project  10 AU
 4 PAP493 - Industrial Internship II  10 AU PAP493 - Industrial Internship II  10 AU
 4 PAP710 - Concepts in Statistical Mechanics  4 AU PAP716 - Classical Electrodynamics  4 AU
 4 PAP711 - Graduate Solid State Physics  4 AU PAP721 - Nonlinear Dynamics  4 AU
 4 PAP715 - Material Physics  3 AU PAP722 - Particle Physics  4 AU
 4 PAP731 - Optical Spectroscopic Techniques  4 AU PAP738 - Advanced Topics in Physics  4 AU
 4     PAP739 - Advacned Topics in Applied Physics  4 AU


GER Core
Semester 1 AU Semester 2 AU

MPS812 - Entrepreneurship

 3 AU

HW111A - Mastering Communication

 3 AU

 

 

HW102A - The Art of Academic Writing

 3 AU

 

 

MPS811 - Defence Science

 3 AU