In consultation with industry, the MSc Telecommunications Engineering is designed to give you the relevant practical skills and expert knowledge that you need to succeed in the telecommunications industry.
It is a fantastic training solution for industry professionals who need the skills to implement, advise, purchase, sell and manufacture wireless system technologies. Study the Telecommunications Engineering masters and you will cover mobile telephony, satellite communication systems, optical systems and networks, and digital communications. By the end of the course you will be able to successfully design and manage telecommunication systems and services.
This course attracts applicants from a wide range of sectors including telecommunications, networking, communication systems, remote instrumentation, remote data logging, signal processing, and software development.
This course has several different available start dates and study methods - for more information, please view the relevant web-page:
SEPTEMBER 2017 (Part Time) - http://www.gcu.ac.uk/ebe/study/courses/details/index.php/P02624-1PTA-1718/Telecommunications_Engineering_(Part-time)?utm_source=ZZZZ&utm_medium=web&utm_campaign=courselisting
JANUARY 2017 (Part Time) - http://www.gcu.ac.uk/ebe/study/courses/details/index.php/P02624-1PTAB-1617/Telecommunications_Engineering_(January)?utm_source=ZZZZ&utm_medium=web&utm_campaign=courselisting
JANUARY 2018 (Full Time) - http://www.gcu.ac.uk/ebe/study/courses/details/index.php/P02623-1FTAB-1718/Telecommunications_Engineering?utm_source=ZZZZ&utm_medium=web&utm_campaign=courselisting
JANUARY 2018 (Part Time) - http://www.gcu.ac.uk/ebe/study/courses/details/index.php/P02624-1PTAB-1718/Telecommunications_Engineering_(Part-time)?utm_source=ZZZZ&utm_medium=web&utm_campaign=courselisting
The desire for higher data rates and mobility in applications such as mobile telephony and wireless networks has stimulated a massive growth in the telecommunications field in the last decades, which presents exciting opportunities to people working, or wanting to work in this popular area.
The MSc Telecommunications Engineering programme offered by GCU has been created to provide you with a comprehensive understanding of modern communication technologies and of the techniques used in telecommunication companies. Created in consultation with industry, this programme offers you the opportunity to gain relevant practical skills and to develop the expert knowledge that will allow you to succeed in the telecommunications arena.
Some of the key aspects covered by our programme include mobile telephony, satellite communication systems, optical systems and networks, and digital communications. Knowledge in these areas will allow you to successfully design and manage telecommunication systems and services.
Why Choose This Programme?
Our innovative approach to learning and teaching ensures students benefit from the latest thinking and best practice. You will have the opportunity to broaden individual and particular interests at Masters level, for example, ethics and technology and technology and environmental management. In the third trimester you will undertake a major project within the area of wireless communications. Projects can be industry-based or chosen from a selection of research and consultancy activities.
All modules include examinations and coursework. Practical computing forms a significant part of assessment. This is accomplished through coursework and practical tests.
Graduates will be able to pursue careers within a wide range of industrial and technology sectors such as telecommunications, networking, communication systems, remote instrumentation, remote data logging, signal processing and software development.
The programme content will also benefit those in industry, commerce and management who wish to gain skills in wireless systems to help them better implement, advise, purchase, sell and manufacture wireless system technologies.
UK Honours degree 2:2 (or equivalent) in electrical and/or electronic engineering or relevant related subject.