This course gives students the opportunity to develop research skills in computing specialisms to meet their interests and career development needs. Applicants can combine a number of modules from any of our taught computing and technology suite, so long as it is geared towards electronic systems. This Masters is focused largely on a laboratory-based research project.
A UK Honours degree (minimum 2.1) or equivalent in a related discipline such as electronics or physics. Applications are also invited from students with non-traditional qualifications and relevant employment. Applicants must produce a research proposal as part of their application. Applicants whose first language is not English require IELTS 6.5 with minimum of 5.5 in each component.
Core modules: Research Methods; Research Project.
Optional modules: Digital Control; Robotics and Cybernetics; Applied Artificial Intelligence; Software Engineering 1; Embedded Systems; Group Design Project; Computer Security; Wireless Communications; Mobile Networks.
Assessment is primarily coursework-based and takes a variety of forms, such as: coursework reports, case studies, presentations with, in some cases, written examinations. The research project will be assessed via the production of a
dissertation, and the defence of the work at a viva voce examination.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Fee locale||Course duration|
|Master of Research - MRes||Part-time||September 2018||3,900 (Year 1)||Home/EU||2 2 Years|
|Master of Research - MRes||Full-time||September 2018||13,900 (Year 1)||International||1 1 Years|
|Master of Research - MRes||Full-time||September 2018||7,800 (Year 1)||Home/EU||1 1 Years|
|Master of Research - MRes||Part-time||January 2019||3,900 (Year 1)||Home/EU||2 2 Years|
|Master of Research - MRes||Full-time||January 2019||13,900 (Year 1)||International||1 1 Years|
|Master of Research - MRes||Full-time||January 2019||7,800 (Year 1)||Home/EU||1 1 Years|
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