Robots are increasingly important in our society. They are used in autonomous driving, domestic assistance, health care, industrial manufacturing, search and rescue operations, and hazardous environment exploration and monitoring. This course will equip you with the knowledge and skills to contribute to this rapidly-changing and innovative industry, or to academic research in the area. Our course uniquely combines electrical engineering and computer science, allowing you to gain both theoretical and practical knowledge in areas such as navigation, motion control, sensory perception, autonomous decision making, and machine learning, so that you can develop your own robotic systems. High programming skills are developed on this course, as well as essential knowledge of areas of robotics and artificial intelligence.
Bachelor of Engineering (with Honours) - BEng (Hon)
Many of our courses offer a choice of optional modules to tailor your learning experience. More information about these can be found on the University of Essex website.
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
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|Campus name||Colchester Campus|
The following entry points are available for this course:
|UCAS Tariff||Not accepted|
|A level||BBB||Including Mathematics. Please note we are unable to accept A-level Use of Mathematics in place of A-level Mathematics.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||Entry requirements for students studying BTEC qualifications are dependent on subjects studied. Advice can be provided on an individual basis. The standard required is generally at Distinction level.|
|Access to HE Diploma||M: 45 credits|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||30 points||
Including Higher Level Mathematics grade 5, plus Standard Level Science grade 4 (if not taken at Higher Level). Science in the IB is not required if you have already achieved GCSE Science at grade C/4 or above.
We are also happy to consider a combination of separate IB Diploma Programmes at both Higher and Standard Level. Exact offer levels will vary depending on the range of subjects being taken at higher and standard level, and the course applied for. Please contact the Undergraduate Admissions Office for more information.
In addition all applicants require GCSE Science at grade C/4 or above (or equivalent).
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|