University of Sussex
Embedded Digital Systems
A 1st- or 2nd-Class undergraduate Honours degree in engineering, mathematics or physics; the undergraduate Honours degree should normally be in the fields of electronics, communications or computer engineering. Applicants with relevant work experience will also be considered on an individual basis.
You study 4 core modules in: Advanced digital signal processing; real-time embedded systems; advanced microprocessor systems; high-level IC design; and choose a further 4 modules from a range of options in digital communications, networks and management. In addition, you undertake a substantial individual MSc project. Projects are assigned in the spring term and begin with preliminary research and project planning. Following the summer examinations, you are expected to work on the project full time until the end of August, leading to submission of your dissertation and project presentation.
Modules are assessed by a range of methods, including laboratory reports, essays and unseen examinations. The MSc project is assessed by an interim report, a presentation and a substantial dissertation. Some projects are undertaken in groups and replicate the type of professional teamwork expected in industry.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,060 per Year 1 (England)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 17,850 per Year 1 (International)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,060 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,060 per Year 1 (Scotland)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,060 per Year 1 (Wales)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Sussex House||Brighton||BN1 9RH||South East|
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