Taught course

System Level Integration

Institution
Heriot-Watt University · Institute for System Level Integration - iSLI
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

Minimum, second class Honours Degree in Computing/Computer Science and/or Electronic Engineering and/or Physics from a UK university; and/or a qualification deemed by the Institute to be equivalent to the above; and/or suitable professional or industrial experience.

60 credits = PgCert; 120 = PgDip; PgDip plus individual project and dissertation leads to MSc.

Months of entry

September

Course content

iSLI is the world's first centre of excellence providing postgraduate education, professional training and research in the methodology and applications of system-on-chip design, system level integration and related soft and hardware technologies. From September 2009, iSLI will be based at the Heriot-Watt Research Park, Edinburgh. Students will be registered at all four partner universities.

Information for international students

iSLI is a partnership of the universities of Edinburgh, Glasgow, Heriot-Watt and Strathclyde. It is the world's first centre of excellence for postgraduate education and research in the methodology and application of electronic system level integration and enabling technologies.

Fees and funding

For full details regarding international excellence scholarships, please refer to the iSLI website (see below) for further information.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24-72 months
full time
12 months

PGDip

full time
9 months
part time
18-60 months

PGCert

part time
12-36 months
full time
6 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations41
Written coursework / continuous assessment26
Dissertation33 (15000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Education Officer
Email
msc@sli-institute.ac.uk
Phone
0131 510 0670
Fax
0131 449 3141