This programme will prepare students for a career in the rapidly growing embedded systems industry or in embedded systems research. With a strong emphasis on project based learning, the course will deliver practical skills in embedded system design and development in addition to associated underlying principles.
The programme aims to provide an opportunity for further development for Level 8 qualification holders who want to specialise in the area of Embedded Systems, i.e. sensor hardware, microprocessor systems, high level programming, network concepts, physical embedding, digital hardware design, middleware and wired/wireless communications.
The programme will satisfy the needs of industry at embedded systems level for Level 9 electronic engineering personnel.
Shared Delivery between full-time and part-time students.
Module delivery is shared between full and part-time students. On accumulating 90 credits through part-time or full-time learning the learner is eligible for the MEng in Embedded Systems Engineering. There are exit awards at Certificate level (30 credits) and Postgraduate Diploma level (60 credits).