Sheffield Hallam University

Sheffield Hallam University

Automation, Control and Robotics

Study a course that develops your knowledge and understanding of classical and modern control theory, industrial automation, systems analysis, design and simulation as well as robotics. Automation, control and robotics are pervasive enabling technologies found in almost every modern technical system, particularly in manufacturing and production. They combine the diverse and rapidly expanding disciplines of automation, control, mechanics, software and signal processing.

Entry requirements

Normally 1 from: An Honours degree (2.2 or above) in a science or engineering; a suitable professional qualifications in an engineering; an Honours degree in any discipline containing aspects relevant to automation and control engineering , plus at least 1 year of appropriate industrial; a diploma in a technological area, with at least 3 years of relevant experience. An IELTS score of 6.0 with 5.5 in all skills (or equivalent) is the standard for non-native speakers of English.

Course modules

All years: Industrial automation; control of linear systems; advanced control methods; robotics; computer networks; applicable artificial intelligence; plus 2 chosen from; software engineering; project and quality management; sustainability, energy and environmental management; machine vision; digital signals processing; manufacturing systems; project and dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,100 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,500 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Campus Sheffield S1 1WB Yorkshire and the Humber

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Key information

Contact: 
Faculty of Arts, Computing, Engineering and Sciences
Telephone number: 
0114 225 6777