M.Sc. Electronics and Communications

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  • On Campus
  • 12 months
  • EUR13100 Year (Non-EEA)
  • English
Teesside University | Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
The course builds on your knowledge of electronics and communications and provides you with the tools to deal with a range of real design issues. The main focus of study is the design of relevant, innovative and ‘fit for purpose’ systems/devices in the areas of signal conditioning/processing and communications.

Description of Electronics and Communications

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The course builds on your knowledge of electronics and communications and provides you with the tools to deal with a range of real design issues. The main focus of study is the design of relevant, innovative and `fit for purpose´ systems/devices in the areas of signal conditioning/processing and communications.

You will:

  • understand the methodologies of high-integrity signal handling
  • be able to review and assess design processes and pre-production prototypes of electronic devices
  • create digital signal processors according to current industry practice, using FPGA and similar programmable devices
  • design and review critically communications techniques in a variety of contexts
  • design industrial communications interface systems
  • design wired/wireless communication systems.

Career opportunities

Graduates should be well prepared for employment in the electronic systems, communications systems design or production sectors.

Detailed Course Facts

Application deadline September
Tuition fee
  • EUR 13100 Year (Non-EEA)
  • EUR 5090 Year (EEA)

Home/EU £4,250 Overseas £10,950

Start date October  2015
Duration full-time 12 months
Languages
  • English
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Delivery mode On Campus
Educational variant Part-time, Full-time

Course Content

What you study

For the award of the MSc you study the following taught modules, followed by a 60-credit research project.

How you learn

The course is delivered using a series of lectures, tutorials and laboratory work.

How you are assessed

Assessment varies from module to module. The assessment methodology could include in-course assignments, presentations or formal examinations.

English Language Requirements

CAE score
180(Grade C)

Requirements for Electronics and Communications

Applicants should normally have an honours degree (at least 2.2) in an appropriate related discipline, professional membership of an appropriate chartered institution or an equivalent relevant qualification. Holders of an appropriate higher national diploma plus several years' relevant experience may also be accepted.

English Language Requirements

You must have a good level of English language as courses are delivered and assessed in English.

Minimum Entry Level

  • IELTS: 6.0
  • TOEFL (Paper-based test): 550
  • TOEFL (Computer test): 213
  • TOEFL (Internet-based test): 79,

Work Experience for Electronics and Communications

No work experience is required.

More Information

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Teesside University, United Kingdom

United Kingdom Central to the pursuit of the University’s mission is a belief that widening opportunity and the pursuit of excellence can co-exist within a University and that all higher education takes place within a context of the University continually seeking to enhance the quality of its academic provision and the whole student experience.