Taught course

Data Communications and Networks

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

Entry requirements

An 2nd class honours degree in electronics, computer engineering, computer technology, or a closely related discipline. Students will need to have studied relevant material to sufficient depth to allow them to benefit from research-based study.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

In the first 2 semesters, students take modules exploring a variety of current reserach topics in electronics and related areas. During final stage of the Master's degree students produce an individual project. Students learn to apply knowledge of data communications to wireless and multimedia networks. Study the analytical techniques that can be used to describe the properties of signals carried by such systems. Students also learn the latest techniques used by digital systems to filter, compress and process these signals.

Information for international students

If English is not the 1st language, a minimum IELTS score of 6.0 or equivalent will be required.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12-16 months
part time
36-48 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions
Email
admissions@herts.ac.uk
Phone
01707 284800
Fax
01707 284870