University of Huddersfield

University of Huddersfield

Electronic and Communication Engineering

This broad-based programme deals with a range of design and development areas relevant to electronic systems and communication projects. You will gain the knowledge and skills required of a professional engineer to design and develop systems for applications such as remote control, instrumentation, diagnostics, monitoring, wireless communications and home appliances. You will have the opportunity to work within modern facilities, including an impressive range of professionally equipped electronic project, communication, embedded systems and computer work-station laboratories with industry standard software and equipment. You will be taught through structured lectures, tutorials and practical laboratory-based sessions. For the practical sessions, you will work in our modern laboratories equipped with the latest development tools and software design packages. You will be able to take control of your learning through access to on-line learning material, the Internet and by interactive demonstrations.

Entry requirements

The normal entry requirement for a Master's degree is an Honours degree or equivalent qualification in electronic engineering or related disciplines. Other qualifications and/or experience that demonstrate appropriate knowledge and skills at Honours degree standard may also be acceptable. The normal entry requirement for the Postgraduate Diploma is a degree or equivalent qualification. A lower level qualification together with appropriate experience or, exceptionally, substantial industrial experience alone, may also be acceptable.

Course modules

Modules include: Digital design; parallel computer architectures computer clusters; communication systems; computers in control; planning an advanced technical project; advanced technical project; major research project.

Assessment methods

You will be assessed through a mix of examinations, reports on laboratory experiments, laboratory-based assignments and project work.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 14,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (England) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Huddersfield Huddersfield HD1 3DH Yorkshire and the Humber

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