Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University

Electronic Systems

This course gives students the opportunity to develop research skills in computing specialisms to meet their interests and career development needs. Applicants can combine a number of modules from any of our taught computing and technology suite, so long as it is geared towards electronic systems. This Masters is focused largely on a laboratory-based research project.

Course modules

Core modules: Research Methods; Research Project. Optional modules: Digital Control; Robotics and Cybernetics; Applied Artificial Intelligence; Software Engineering 1; Embedded Systems; Group Design Project; Computer Security; Wireless Communications; Mobile Networks.

Assessment methods

Assessment is primarily coursework-based and takes a variety of forms, such as: coursework reports, case studies, presentations with, in some cases, written examinations. The research project will be assessed via the production of a dissertation, and the defence of the work at a viva voce examination.

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Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2018 - 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Part-time September 2018 - 2 Years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time January 2019 - 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Part-time January 2019 - 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Clifton Campus NG11 8NS East Midlands

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