Physics

Atoms, neutrons, particles, sound, light and more. Journey from the microscopic to the macroscopic...
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  1. Explore the periodic table

    Course Date: Sat 29 Jul 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    How was the periodic table devised and what does it tell us about the structure of atoms? How is the table changing? We will cover aspects of both chemistry and physics, and we look at some fascinating characteristics of the diverse elements.
    Full fee: £49.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £25.00

  2. Exploring the quantum world

    Course Date: Tue 24 Apr 2018 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Ever wondered what quantum theory is? Are you baffled by relativity? Learn about the interpretations of quantum physics and what it means for our conception of reality.
    Full fee: £169.00
    Senior fee: £169.00
    Concession: £74.00

  3. Introduction to quantum physics

    Course Date: Sun 4 Mar 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Students will learn about the failure of classical mechanics (everyday laws of physics) to explain particle behaviour and the emergence of the interpretations of these unusual phenomena. quantum revolution and current.
    Full fee: £49.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £25.00

  4. Maths for physics

    Course Date: Thu 2 Nov 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Mathematics is sometimes described as the language of physics. We will look at the essential topics required for a fuller engagement with physics including algebra, geometry, trigonometry, calculus, and vectors, with reference to their application to specific physical situations. You will build a mathematical tool box applicable to many areas of science.
    Full fee: £89.00
    Senior fee: £71.00
    Concession: £39.00

  5. Physics of the future: the nano world

    Course Date: Sun 3 Jun 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    We will explore the very latest research into the fields of quantum physics and nanophysics around the world and look at future applications in the fields of medicine, engineering, genetics and computing.
    Full fee: £49.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £25.00

  6. Physics: an introduction

    Course Date: Wed 26 Jul 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Try out this short introduction to some fundamental aspects of physics such as the nature of light, matter and energy, and the physical laws governing our universe. Learn about some of the revolutionary discoveries of the world around us.
    Full fee: £69.00
    Senior fee: £69.00
    Concession: £30.00

  7. Physics: the fundamental science

    Course Date: Wed 10 Jan 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    We will explore the fundamental laws of nature, including Newton’s laws of motion, light and sound, thermodynamics and the forces governing the Universe. This course follows on from Physics: Towards a Theory of Everything and contains mathematical elements.
    Full fee: £179.00
    Senior fee: £179.00
    Concession: £79.00

  8. Physics: towards a theory of everything

    Course Date: Wed 20 Sep 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Explore fundamental aspects of physics such as the nature of light, matter and energy and the physical laws governing our universe. Learn about the revolutionary discoveries of the world around us.
    Full fee: £189.00
    Senior fee: £189.00
    Concession: £83.00

  9. Quantum physics: a taster

    Course Date: Sun 30 Jul 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    You will learn about the failure of classical mechanics (everyday laws of physics) to explain particle behaviour and the emergence of the quantum revolution and current interpretations of these unusual phenomena.
    Full fee: £49.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £25.00

  10. The physics of life

    Course Date: Wed 2 May 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Find out why physics is the science upon which everything depends. In this course we will use basic physics concepts to understand the biological processes in living organisms, including the relatively new field of quantum biology.
    Full fee: £89.00
    Senior fee: £89.00
    Concession: £39.00

  11. The physics of space travel

    Course Date: Sat 5 Aug 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Human beings have long looked at the stars, but only in the past century has it begun to seem feasible to reach for them. We will look at the advances made in technology for interstellar travel which have taken exploratory probes to the very edge of our solar system, and consider how humans might in the future travel much further and faster.
    Full fee: £49.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £25.00

  12. The physics of time

    Course Date: Sun 3 Dec 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    We'll explore the concept of time in everyday life, using the theories of special and general relativity. We'll investigate its nature in the quantum world zooming out to the large scale Universe.
    Full fee: £49.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £25.00

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