Comments about MSc-PGDip-PGCert Communications Engineering - At the institution - Leicester - Leicestershire
This programme provides an excellent basis for careers within multimedia communication industry including those that require software and hardware engineering. Graduates are able to go on to join a range of industrial sectors including defence, medicine, entertainment and telecommunications.
-Good Honours degree in a relevant discipline (computer science, mathematics, engineering) -Students without academic qualifications but with extensive industry experience will be considered on an individual basis.
MSc/PGDip/PGCert Communications Engineering
The MSc Communications Engineering is designed to provide students
with a clear understanding of both the theory and implementation aspects of digital signal and image processing techniques, communication, and software and hardware engineering needed in multimedia communication. The programme covers both current and next generation multimedia communication systems.
Thus the course aims to provide:
-Practical training in the application of signal and image processing in multimedia communication systems
-A thorough knowledge of data networks and digital communications with emphasis on standards
-The fundamental principles and design constraints embodied in communication systems
-The opportunity for students to work on relevant industrial projects.
-Programming and Software Engineering
-Digital Signal Processing
-Digital Image Processing
-Mobile Wireless Communications
This is a modular course with each module consisting of contact teaching supplemented by a significant amount of guided self directed study. Each module is assessed using written and practical coursework, with some modules also being followed by a written examination.