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Entry requirements for this course are normally:
- An Honours degree (2:2 or above) in electronic engineering, computing or related disciplines or an equivalent professional qualification.
- Other qualifications and/or experience that demonstrate appropriate knowledge and skills at Honours degree standard may also be acceptable.
If your first language is not English, you will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum for IELTS is 6.0 overall with no element lower than 5.5, or equivalent. Read more about the University’s entry requirements for students outside of the UK on our Where are you from information pages.
Months of entry
Developing skills related to the Internet of Things (IoT) can be a great way to enhance your career prospects. An exciting stream of future IoT applications will arise starting from 2021-2025 that would bring computer interactivity to life. The new-age concept of IoT will allow people to interact over great distances in real-time – both with each other and with machines – and this may create sensory experiences. This will allow for new opportunities for remote learning.*
This course is designed to provide you with the opportunity to acquire knowledge across a range of computing and engineering system disciplines, and to develop skills in the use of cloud computing, communication systems, cyber physical systems and security.
You will benefit from access to our modern facilities which include an range of professionally equipped laboratories and on campus IoT communication infrastructure. With help from the Digital Catapult (the UK's leading advanced digital technology innovation centre), and the IoTUK, we have installed an IoT Gateway on campus, which will be used to connect our IoT sensors and edge devices; such as Arduinos and Raspberry Pi's, to a cloud for IoT.
“IoTUK** is a national programme designed to accelerate the UK’s Internet of Things capability, launched as part of the Government’s £32m investment in IoT.”
With our support you can develop an ability to critically evaluate existing and emerging IoT technologies, and apply knowledge, understanding, analytical and design skills in support of technical design/development projects. All this will prepare you for challenges in application of the IoT in industry, research and business.
The Internet of Things (IOT): 2020 Trends and the Future: UDemy. * https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/iotuk-the-worlds-leading-national-iot-programme
Fees and funding
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Qualification, course duration and attendance options
- full time12 months
- Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
Course contact details
- +44 (0)1484 957507