This course has been designed for electrical, electronic or communications technician engineers wishing to further their careers and/or educational development. The course aims to deepen your knowledge of subject areas previously studied as part of a HND, Foundation Degree or equivalent (analogue and digital electronics and communications systems or heavy current electrical systems).
The programme comprises 120 credits, three 20 credit Specialist Modules including one Option chosen from either Electrical Power and Drive Systems or Communications Systems, one 10 credit and one 20 credit broadening Module and a 30 credit Project.
Project (30 credits)
Employment Skills (10 credits)
Electronics Systems (20 credits)
Group Design (Electronics and Control) (20 credits)
Product Quality and Reliability (20 credits)
Plus one further module from the following options
Communications Systems (20 credits - option)
Electrical Power and Drive Systems (20 credits - option)
Acceptable qualifications for entry include a Level 5 HND or Foundation Degree or equivalent overseas Diploma in a closely related subject.
You should have achieved GCSE English at a minimum of Grade C or other equivalent qualification. International students will be required to have achieved at least IELTS 6.0 with no less than 5.5 in each component (or equivalent).
You may not have to pay course fees - please see our financial support pages.
We were delighted that the QAA's Integrated Quality and Enhancement Review (IQER), carried out in January 2010 concluded that they had 'Confidence' (the highest judgement possible) in the quality of our Higher Education provision.
For further details read the summary report
Awarding Body: Teesside University
Level: Level 6
Duration: Two years
For information about the admissions process please visit our Admissions site.
General Enquiries: 01274 433333
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