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Bachelor of Physics
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Model Path part 1

Compulsory courses

General Physics I: kinematics, dynamics, gas theory6sp1st semester
Wuyts, Floris
General Physics II: Thermodynamics, waves, optics9sp2nd semester
Bals, Sara
Computer practicum3sp1st semester
Partoens, Bart
Symens, Stijn
In't Hout, Karel
Experimental Physics I6sp1st/2nd sem.
Schryvers, Nick
Introduction to analytical mechanics6sp2nd semester
Wouters, Michiel
Introduction to chemistry6sp2nd semester
Blockhuys, Frank
Mathematical methods for Physics I9sp1st semester
Eelbode, David
Mathematical methods for Physics II6sp1st semester
Scheunders, Paul
Mathematical Methods for Physics III6sp2nd semester
Eelbode, David
 

Optional courses

1 course to choose from the following courses

Physics of daily life3sp1st semester
Cambré, Sofie
Scientific reporting3sp1st semester
Hadermann, Joke
 

Model Path part 2

Compulsory courses

General Physics III : Electromagnetism6sp1st semester
Verbeeck, Johan
Experimental Physics II6sp1st/2nd sem.
Schryvers, Nick
Introduction Field Theory3sp1st semester
Scheunders, Paul
Introduction to Quantum Mechanics6sp1st semester
Peeters, Francois
Introduction to programming5sp2nd semester
Van Remortel, Nick
Introduction Relativity Theory & Elementary Particles4sp2nd semester
Van Mechelen, Pierre
Probability Theory and Statistics6sp1st semester
Van Aert, Sandra
Numeric Methods3sp1st semester
Milosevic, Milorad
Astronomy and Astrophysics I3sp1st/2nd sem.
Kolenberg, Katrien
Structure of Solids6sp2nd semester
Hadermann, Joke
 

Optional courses

12 ECTS-credits to choose

Analytical Mechanics6sp2nd semester
Partoens, Bart
Biophysics I3sp2nd semester
NNB, -
Chemistry in daily life3sp2nd semester
Bogaerts, Annemie
Differential geometry6sp1st semester
Mestdag, Tom
Differential equations and dynamical systems6sp1st semester
Hohloch, Sonja
Ecology3sp1st semester
Campioli, Matteo
Electronics3sp1st semester
Van Remortel, Nick
Medical physics3sp1st semester
Wuyts, Floris
 

Model Path part 3

Compulsory courses

Experimental Techniques: optics and laserspectroscopy3sp2nd semester
Wenseleers, Wim
Experimental Techniques: signalprocessing, vacuüm, low temperatures3sp1st semester
Wenseleers, Wim
Introduction to Solid State Physics 13sp1st semester
Lamoen, Dirk
Quantummechanics3sp2nd semester
Tempere, Jacques
Project9sp1st/2nd sem.
Wenseleers, Wim
Statistical Physics3sp1st semester
Tempere, Jacques
 

Selection of broadening courses active pluralism and interculturalism

Active pluralism and interculturalism: obliged to take 3 ECTS-credits in bachelor 2 or 3.

World View: Religion, Atheism and Science3sp1st semester
Loobuyck, Patrick
World View: Religion, Atheism and Meaning3sp2nd semester
Van Herck, Walter
World View: Religion, Atheism and Culture3sp1st semester
Loobuyck, Patrick
World View: Religion, Atheism and Society3sp2nd semester
Loobuyck, Patrick
City and Diversity3sp2nd semester
De Munck, Bert
Oosterlynck, Stijn
Media and Digital Society3sp1st semester
Hellinckx, Peter
Poels, Karolien
Migration, Integration and Diversity3sp2nd semester
De Feyter, Koen
Absillis, Kevin
Van Praag, Lore
Freedom, Citizenship and Democracy3sp1st semester
Van Eekert, Geert
Loobuyck, Patrick
Global justice3sp2nd semester
Ferrando, Tomaso
 

Bachelorthesis

Bachelorthesis9sp2nd semester
Hadermann, Joke
 

Minimum 1 module for 9 ECTS-credits to choose from:

Module Solid state physics (9 ECTS-credits)

Introduction Grouptheory3sp1st semester
Eelbode, David
Introduction to Solid State Physics 23sp1st semester
Lamoen, Dirk
Material physics3sp2nd semester
Verbeeck, Johan
 

Module Biophysics (9 ECTS-credits)

Biophysics II3sp2nd semester
Van Doorslaer, Sabine
Cell Biology6sp1st semester
Vissenberg, Kris
 

Module Astrophysics and Particle physics (9 ECTS-credits)

Astrophysics II3sp2nd semester
Kolenberg, Katrien
Subatomic Physics6sp1st semester
Dobur, Didar
 

Module Theoretical Physics (9 ECTS-credits)

Introduction to Solid State Physics 23sp1st semester
Lamoen, Dirk
Classic Field Theory6sp2nd semester
Scheunders, Paul
 

General optional courses

15 ECTS-credits to choose from the list below, also courses from the model path ba1, ba2 and ba3 may be chosen. It's also allowed to follow courses up to a maximum of 18 ECTS-credits from another bachelor's programme within the Faculty of Science or to follow a combination from the preparatory programme for the master of teaching and from list of elective broadening and interdisciplinary courses till maximum 15 ECTS-credits.

Economics3sp1st semester
Bouckaert, Jan
Hilbert Spaces and Fourier Series6sp2nd semester
Vanroose, Wim
Eelbode, David
Hydrodynamics3sp2nd semester
Partoens, Bart
Nuclear Chemistry and Radioprotection3sp1st semester
Janssens, Koen
Plasma Technology3sp2nd semester
Bogaerts, Annemie
Programming for physicists6sp2nd semester
Van Remortel, Nick
 

Preparatory programme Master of Teaching

For 6 ECTS-credits, take General didactics + In-school training: orientation.
For 9 ECTS-credits, take General didactics + In-school training: orientation + Learn and motivaten.
For 12 ECTS-credits, take General didactics + In-school training: orientation + Learn and motivaten + Introduction teaching methodology X with practice sessions.
For 15 ECTS-credits, take General didactics + In-school training: orientation + Learn and motivaten + Introduction teaching methodology X with practice sessions + Introduction teaching methodology Y with practice sessions.

General didactics3sp1st semester
Meeus, Wil
In-school training: orientation3sp1st semester
Struyf, Elke
General didactics (2de sem., stadscampus overdag)3sp2nd semester
Meeus, Wil
In-school training: orientation (2nd sem.)3sp2nd semester
Struyf, Elke
Learn and motivate3sp1st semester
Colpaert, Jozef
Smits, Tom
Struyf, Elke
Janssenswillen, Paul
Learn and motivate3sp2nd semester
Colpaert, Jozef
Smits, Tom
Struyf, Elke
Janssenswillen, Paul
 
Introduction teaching methodology general subj. for techn. and vocational ed. with practice sessions3sp1st semester
NNB, -
Introduction teaching methodology physics with practice sessions (1st sem.)3sp1st semester
Pinxten, Annie
Introduction teaching methodology mathematics with practice sessions (1st sem.)3sp1st semester
Vandervieren, Ellen
 

Broadening and interdisciplinary courses

Sustainability3sp2nd semester
Crabbé, Ann
Bots, Jessica
Climate Change3sp1st semester
Crabbé, Ann
Vicca, Sara
Debating Development3sp1st semester
Van Hecken, Gert
Verrelst, Janus
Poverty and Inequality3sp2nd semester
Verbist, Gerlinde
Cantillon, Bea