The Electrical and Electronic Engineering programme will develop the fundamentals of electrical and electronic principles, microprocessors and mathematics. Modules cover electrical principles, , digital signal processing, power electronics and electronic system design. Additionally, the programme covers an introduction to computer programming, computer engineering and microprocessors.
Year 1 (Level 4) 6 modules totalling 120 credits:Computer Engineering and Microprocessors (20 credits) Computer Programming (20 credits) Electrical and Electronic Principles (20 credits) Instrumentation and Control (20 credits) Mathematics (20 credits) Study and Workshop Skills (20 credits) Year 2 (Level 5) 6 modules totalling 120 credits : Circuit Design and Analysis (30 credits) Digital Signal Processing and Communications (20 credits) Electrical Principles Theory (20 credits) Engineering Management (20 credits) Group Project (20 credits) Research and Development Methods (10 credits).
The School of Applied Computing aims to produce graduates that help shape the future of electrical and electronic engineering. The course content is contemporary and shaped for employability through close links with local and national employers. Students are assessed through a combination of laboratory based practicals, assignments, presentations, projects and examinations. Module assessment is often by assignment, or assignment and examination. The final mark for some modules may include one or more pieces of course work set and completed during the module. Project work is assessed by written report and presentation. Students are encouraged to use our links with Software Alliance Wales and Go Wales to work on commercial schemes for their Major Project module. Go Wales provides the opportunity of paid work placements with local businesses.
Qualified teacher status (QTS)
To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:
- Course does not award QTS
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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- SA1 Waterfront Campus, Swansea
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9000||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9000||Year 1|