Computer & Communications Systems
The MEng provides a comprehensive grounding in targeted areas of Information and Communications Technology (ICT). Students develop a detailed knowledge of Software Engineering and its application in the field of Communications Systems.
This Masters programme is designed to equip students with a detailed knowledge of software engineering and its application in the field of communications systems. It provides a comprehensive grounding in targeted areas of ICT, and is particularly suitable to graduates with primary degrees in electronics or computing who wish to focus on careers in areas such as networking, telecommunications and computer systems.
The principal entry requirement for either version of the programme is a 2.2 honours (Level 8 - National Qualifications Authority of Ireland) (or better) undergraduate degree in a numerate and relevant discipline. An interview may be part of the admission process.
•Digital Signal Processing
•Information Theory & Coding
• Real-Time Systems
• Communications & Security Protocols
• Master of Engineering Project 1*
Electives (choose 2):
• Digital Control
• Digital Communications
• Network and Host Security
1 year full-time
Start Date: 09/Sep/2019
Post Course Info
Software and applications development engineering are among the fastest growing and most dynamic fields of today's technology. The many career paths for graduates of this programme include web applications development, network design and management, embedded systems development, database design, as well as control and telecommunications engineering.
Since communications systems are constantly changing, the programme aims to give its graduates the skills and knowledge to adapt very quickly to new and changing technologies.