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Electronic Systems

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.

Course modules

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 methods

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.

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Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
Master of Research - MRes Part-time September 2018 2 Years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2018 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Part-time January 2019 2 Years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time January 2019 1 Years

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