Taught course

Embedded Systems

Institution
Heriot-Watt University · School of Mathematical and Computer Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A First or Second Class Honours Degree from a British or overseas university in an electrical/electronic engineering discipline or equivalent overseas qualifications.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This Embedded Systems course offers a natural follow-up to an undergraduate degree in electrical and electronic engineering. It concentrates on the rapidly expanding area of embedded digital systems for communication and control. The course is relevant to industry and offers good preparation for a career in research. It’ll also help you develop a detailed knowledge of the core skills in embedded systems – whilst developing specialist techniques and practices in embedded systems.

On our Embedded Systems course, you’ll work with peers and staff, developing a good level of autonomy and responsibility. You’ll also be able to apply your knowledge to complex applications, critically review existing practice, and develop creative solutions in the field.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Enquiries
Email
pgt.eps@hw.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)131 451 3023