History and Philosophy of Science and Physics BSc (Hons)

University of Leeds

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UCAS CODE FV35
This joint honours course involves the in-depth study of the history of science and physics, but also explores current scientific knowledge and its future applications.History and Philosophy of Science seeks to understand the nature of science and its role in society. Using philosophical, historical and social perspectives you’ll explore the history of scientific thought, the links between magic, science and religion and the nature of scientific knowledge.Physics at Leeds combines technical ... READ MORE

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Full time | Main Site | 3 Years | 28-SEP-22

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Uni rankings

History
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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39th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
16th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
11th

Start date and duration

Start date
28-SEP-22
Full Time
3 Years

History

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 98 = 2% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Philosophy

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Philosophy graduate salary at this uni
£21,000
UK Philosophy graduate salary
£20,000

Physics

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Physics graduate salary at this uni
£26,000
UK Physics graduate salary
£25,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, June 2021

Entry requirements
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A level
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Previous study
Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

Physics

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Mathematics
99%
Physics
99%
Chemistry
36%
Further Mathematics
27%
Biology
14%

History

Philosophy

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Where you'll study

University of Leeds

Woodhouse Lane Leeds
LS2 9JT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Leeds  0.6 miles away

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