Taught course

Embedded Systems

Institution
University of Southampton · School of Electronics and Computer Science
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A UK bachelor’s degree with upper second-class honours or higher. (See website for specific details and international equivalent qualifications.) English language: band 2c, IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 6.0 in all components.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Applications of embedded systems can be found in all sectors of the economy: consumer electronics, car industry, media and process industries and also banking and commerce. This programme equips you with the key skills required to design embedded systems, including hardware design and verification, real-time computing. You will also be able to make extensive practical use of cutting-edge and industry-standard tools and methods. You will be taken through the embedded system design process, from concept to implementation and testing.

Compulsory modules include: Digital System Design; Embedded Processors; Real-Time Computing and Embedded Systems; Secure Hardware Design; MSc Research Project and Dissertation; Project Preparation

Optional modules include: Advanced Systems and Signal Processing; Applied Control Systems; Cryptography; Digital IC and Systems Design; Digital Systems Synthesis; Mobile Applications Development; Signal Processing

Information for international students

https://www.southampton.ac.uk/uni-life/international.page

Fees and funding

https://www.southampton.ac.uk/uni-life/fees-funding/pg-fees-funding.page

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Physical Sciences and Engineering
Email
fpse-mscapply@southampton.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)23 8059 2630