University of Surrey

University of Surrey

Mobile Media Communications

**Why choose this course** The ways in which we communicate with one another has radically transformed. At Surrey, we are recognised for our internationally pioneering research in multimedia signal processing, machine learning and communications. If you're interested in these fields, and want to receive up-to-date training in emerging technologies, our MSc in Mobile Media Communications will equip you with skills and knowledge that are highly valued by prospective employers. By studying at Surrey, your learning will be informed by the latest developments in 5G technology. **What you will study** The delivery of media content relies on layers of sophisticated signal processing. It's at the heart of all multimedia systems which can handle images, video, speech and audio. Our MSc in Mobile Media Communications explores the intricacies and nuances surrounding transmission and delivery of audio and video content. We place particular emphasis on networking and data compression and the foundations of pattern recognition. Our course also covers the core details of mobile communication systems, so that you can understand and learn whole systems. Knowledge of both image and sound processing and communication systems is supported by two strong research centres that have renowned, forward-thinking knowledge in the field.

Entry requirements

MSc: A minimum of a 2:2 UK honours degree in either Communication Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Information and Communication Technologies, Physics or Telecommunication Engineering, or a recognised equivalent international qualification. We'll also consider relevant work experience if you don't meet these requirements. English language requirements IELTS Academic: 6.5 overall with 6.0 in Writing and 5.5 in each other element.

Course modules

Modules listed are indicative, reflecting the information available at the time of publication. Please note that modules may be subject to teaching availability, student demand and/or class size caps. FULL-TIME Year 1 60 CREDIT STANDARD PROJECT - Core COMPUTER VISION AND PATTERN RECOGNITION - Optional FUNDAMENTALS OF DIGITAL SIGNAL PROCESSING - Optional FUNDAMENTALS OF MOBILE COMMUNICATIONS - Compulsory INTERNET OF THINGS - Compulsory SPEECH & AUDIO PROCESSING & RECOGNITION - Compulsory ADVANCED MOBILE COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS - Optional ADVANCED SIGNAL PROCESSING - Optional AI AND AI PROGRAMMING - Optional IMAGE AND VIDEO COMPRESSION - Compulsory IMAGE PROCESSING AND DEEP LEARNING - Optional MEDIACASTING - Compulsory PART-TIME Unstructured (3-5 years) 60 CREDIT STANDARD PROJECT - Core COMPUTER VISION AND PATTERN RECOGNITION - Optional FUNDAMENTALS OF DIGITAL SIGNAL PROCESSING - Optional FUNDAMENTALS OF MOBILE COMMUNICATIONS - Compulsory INTERNET OF THINGS - Compulsory SPEECH & AUDIO PROCESSING & RECOGNITION - Compulsory ADVANCED MOBILE COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS - Optional ADVANCED SIGNAL PROCESSING - Optional AI AND AI PROGRAMMING - Optional IMAGE AND VIDEO COMPRESSION - Compulsory IMAGE PROCESSING AND DEEP LEARNING - Optional MEDIACASTING - Compulsory

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 - 12 Months
MSc Part-time September 2019 - 60 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site GU2 7XH South East

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