University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde

Communications, Control and Digital Signal Processing

This course covers the theoretical and practical aspects of communications theory and networks, fundamental control technology and digital signal processing (DSP).

Entry requirements

An Honours degree in engineering; or in the numerate areas of science; or an equivalent qualification; or appropriate professional experience; where 1st language is not English TOEFL 100 (internet-based); 250 (computer-based); 600 (written); or IELTS 6.5 are required.

Course modules

Core modules: digital signal processing principles; information transmission and security; control principles; assignment and professional studies. Elective modules: communications networks; advanced DSP; embedded systems design; image and video processing; control techniques, mobile and wireless networks.

Assessment methods

Assessment of the summer research project consists of 4 elements, with individual criteria: interim report (10 per cent, 1,500 to 3,000 words); poster presentation (15 per cent); final report (55 per cent); conduct (20 per cent).

Sponsorship information

The Department offers a limited number of fees-only SAAS awards to highly qualified UK/EU applicants and International Excellence Awards of £3000 to Overseas students of outstanding academic calibre.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,500 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Strathclyde Glasgow G1 1XQ Scotland

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