Our recent investment of £1m in a new Electronic Engineering lab demonstrates our commitment to this discipline, and means you will be able to use state-of-the-art equipment and enjoy top-tier teaching as you study. You will develop skills in a number of areas, including analogue and digital electronics, signal processing, sensors, digital communications, software engineering and embedded programming. And through a combination of theoretical learning and practical application, you will quickly became adept at solving real-world engineering problems. Foundation Year In the foundation year you will study three days per week. The focus will be on academic writing skills and numeracy, plus subject-specific content to fully prepare you for entry to an Undergraduate degree. The course has been designed to develop your skills and to prepare you for entry onto the first year of your chosen course. It provides a balance between content related to your chosen subject and the range of wider skills required for undergraduate study. This is an integrated four-year degree, with the foundation year as a key part of the course. You will be required to pass the foundation year in order to progress to the first year of your bachelor’s degree. This course is ideal for those who do not meet our standard entry requirements or those with a non-standard educational background. It will allow you to graduate with a full undergraduate degree in your chosen subject in four years. Why choose this course?
- Learn skills in a number of areas, including analogue and digital electronics, signal processing, sensors, digital communications, software engineering and embedded programming
- Study using a combination of top-tier learning materials and hands-on practical experience
- Develop your knowledge and understanding of the commercial and economic contexts of engineering processes, and keep informed of emerging processes and technologies
- Gain a thorough awareness of the possible equality and diversity issues that exist in electronic engineering
- Explore the practical application of the computer software and hardware toolkits commonly used by electronic engineers
- Challenge yourself by analysing and solving real-world engineering problems
- Benefit from our well-established professional links with local and regional industry partners
Areas of study include:
- Engineering Mathematics
- Foundations of Electronic Systems and Computer Networks
- Fundamentals of Computer Studies
- Introduction to Software Development
- Analogue and Digital Electronics
- Circuit Analysis and Signal Processing
- Digital Communications & Software Engineering
- Dsp and Embedded Systems Development
- Control, Energy and Wsn
- Research Methodologies and Emerging Technologies
- Social and Professional Project Management
- Undergraduate Project
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