First- or upper second-class degree or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University in an appropriate discipline.
Months of entry
The 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 will equip you with the key skills required to design embedded systems. This includes hardware design and verification, real-time computing, embedded processors with extensive practical use of cuttingedge and industry-standard tools and methods. You will be taken through the embedded system design process, from concept to implementation and testing.
Semester one: Real-Time Computing and Embedded Systems; Digital System Design; Secure Hardware Design; Digital IC and Systems Design; Signal Processing.
Semester two: Embedded Processors; Advanced Systems and Signal Processing; Digital Systems Synthesis; Cryptography; Applied Control Systems; Mobile Applications Development.
Plus three-month independent research project culminating in a dissertation.
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Course contact details
- Physical Sciences and Engineering
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