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Electrical and Electronic Engineering Pathway

Glasgow Caledonian University

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GCU Pathways students enrol at Glasgow Caledonian University on the MEng Electrical and Electronic Engineering (GCU Pathways). Over the first two years, you will study HND Electronics or HND Electrical Engineering at the City of Glasgow College in preparation for transfer to the MEng Electrical and Electronic Engineering programme in Year 3.

Year 3
Core: Digital and Programmable Systems, Integrated Engineering Studies, Engineering Operations and Management. Typical year 3 options include Signals and Electronic Systems Design, Communications Engineering, Modelling and Data Analysis, Computer Aided Engineering, Control Engineering, Engineering Design and Analysis or Signals and Electronic Systems.

Year 4
Core: Honours Project, Digital Signal Processing. Typical year 4 options include Intelligent Robotics and Mechatronics, Digital Design and Computer Architecture, Wireless Communications, System Level Design, Engineering Design and Analysis, Computer Aided Design or Control Engineering.

Year 5
Core: MEng Team Project. Typical year 5 options include Digital Communications, Real Time DSP, Embedded Systems Applications, Image Processing and Machine Vision, Optical Communications, Simulation of Computer Networks, Wireless and Mobile Communications Systems, Control Systems, Industrial Communications and Networks or Condition Monitoring.

Entry Requirements

2020 entry requirements:
2 Highers at BB including Maths or a science subject. Only open to applicants resident in Scotland.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

MEng

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

H601

Course Length

5 years

Faculty

School of Computing, Engineering and Built Environment

Department

Electrical and Electronic Engineering

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.gcu.ac.uk

Career Area

Engineering

Career Sectors

Aeronautical Engineering

Chemical and Materials Engineering

Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Engineering General

Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (including Fabrication and Welding)

Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering

Offshore and Energy