Planit


Computer and Electronic Systems

University of Strathclyde

Content

Year 1:
Electronic Circuits; Maths; Computer Science and software engineering; practical labs and project work introducing design and build activities.

Year 2:
You learn a range of programming languages (Java, C++, C, Ruby, Python); Computer Communications; Engineering Design Techniques; Hardware and Software Analysis.

Year 3:
Specialist topics such as Artificial Intelligence, Embedded systems and Computing Architectures.

Year 4:
Individual Design project in chosen specialism and a choice of classes including Digital Forensics, Laser Systems and Information Security.

Year 5:
Group Design Project to develop a prototype system to showcase at the end-of-year industry exhibition, plus a choice of advanced topics such as computer security, e-commerce and video processing.

Entry Requirements

2021 entry requirements
Standard entry:
5 Highers at AAAAB including Maths at A and Engineering Science or Physics plus English at National 5. Higher English preferred.

Widening access entry:
4 Highers at AAAB including Maths and Engineering Science or Physics plus English at National 5. Higher English preferred.

Start Date

October

Qualification

Degree

Award

MEng

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

GHK6

Course Length

5 years

Faculty

Faculty of Engineering

Department

Electronic and Electrical Engineering

SCQF Level

11

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