Liverpool John Moores University
Observational Astrophysics (Distance Learning)
This programme emphasises independent student learning and each module provides students with the opportunity to explore current literature, with support from experienced tutors, all of whom are engaged in astrophysical research.
MSc: Entrants should hold a degree in the physical sciences or STEM discipline (e.g. science, technology, engineering, mathematics, etc.) of classification 2.2 or higher. Professional experience, publications, CPD activities and other suitable evidence of accomplishment will be taken into account, and the candidate may be interviewed by the Programme Leader. Industry experience. In addition, international students should hold IELTS English language at a minimum of 6.5 or equivalent. Applicants who do not hold an Honours degree in a relevant subject will be considered on their individual merits in relation to the programme. All applicants must provide a satisfactory reference from a suitable person such as their employer or line manager.
MSc: Your programme is made up of a number of core modules which are part of the course framework. Some programmes also have optional modules that can be selected to enhance your learning in certain areas and many feature a dissertation, extended report or research project to demonstrate your advanced learning.
•Observational Astrophysics Project
•Numerical Methods in Astrophysics
MSc: Please see guidance below on core and option modules for further information on what you will study.
•Observational Research Project
Written examinations, research project and a dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Fee locale||Course duration|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2018||35 (Credit)||Home/EU||24 Months|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2019||43 (Credit)||Home/EU||2 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2018||12,600 (Year 1)||International||12 Months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2018||6,300 (Year 1)||Home/EU||12 Months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||1 Years|
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