Taught course

Communications and Information Engineering

Institution
University of Hertfordshire · School of Engineering and Technology
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

The entry requirements will typically be a minimum of a 2:2 Honours degree in Electronic Engineering, Computer Engineering or a closely related discipline. Additionally, candidates should have been exposed to relevant material at undergraduate level to sufficient depth to enable them to benefit from their chosen MSc programme.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

This course enables students to understand the fundamentals of information theory and apply appropriate performance and quality measures to engineer enhanced data communication systems.

Students design state-of-the-art networks using legacy as well as emerging optical and wireless technologies, developing the students’ ability to define and apply appropriate analytic, algorithmic and a mix of simulation and hardware tools for reliable data transfer.

Students will cover subject specific subjects such as Digital Mobile Communication Systems and Optical Communication Technologies alongside cohort taught subjects to develop their management skills and their employability.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12-18 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions
Email
admissions@herts.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1707 284800
Fax
+44 (0)1707 284870