Studying Electronic Engineering at the University of Westminster provides you with a solid grounding in the fundamentals of electronics and communications, including digital and analog processing, computing, embedded systems, project work, design and management. Our strong mathematical and theoretical teaching approach coupled with practical project work will equip you with the know'how to become electronic system designers and researchers. You will benefit from fantastic facilities and resources including numerous laboratories offering access to Windows, Linux and Unix platforms running industry'standard, computer'aided analysis and design applications. Our courses are accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) and the Engineering Council, enabling you to become Chartered and Incorporated Engineers after gaining professional experience. We are an Enhanced Academic Partner of the IET, which gives you unique access to industrial practice. Our graduates have gone on to work for the likes of the BBC, British Aerospace, BT, GEC and Nokia or have started up their own businesses in manufacturing or consultancy.
Year 1: Audio processing using an embedded microcomputer; data communications and networks; digital and analog circuits; engineering science and mathematics; linear system analysis; programming. Year 2: Analog electronics design; communications; digital microelectronics; event'driven and GUI programming; micromouse maze'solving competition; professional employability skills; signal and system analysis. Year 3 (MEng): Advanced system analysis and design; analog microelectronics; business finance and management; individual project; robotic system design; wireless RF and microwave systems; real'time embedded systems; embedded processor architecture; wireless systems. Year 3 (BEng): Business finance and management; digital signal processing design; individual project; robotic system design; algorithm realisation; analog microelectronics plus 1 module from:; communication networks; embedded processor architectures; real'time embedded systems; wireless RF and microwave systems; communication networks; wireless RF and microwave systems; plus 1 module from:; algorithm realisation; analog microelectronics; embedded processor architecture; real'time embedded systems. Year 4 (MEng): Industrial group project; multirate DSP; embedded media processing; video and image processing; plus 1 option module from the other MEng pathways; DSP and communication processor; design; mixed'signal integrated circuit design; plus 1 option module from the other MEng pathways; broadband wireless networks; wireless system design; plus 1 option module from the other MEng pathways.
|Duration & Attendance||Qualification||Tuition fees||Fee type|
- GCE A-level
- SQA Higher BBCC
- International Baccalaureate 30
- GCE AS-level
- SQA Advanced Higher
- GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
- OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
- OCR National Diploma (12 Units)
- BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
- BTEC Level 3 Diploma
- BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
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- The course is well organised and is running smoothly 75%
- I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 89%
- The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 83%
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Total Written: 58%
Total Coursework: 19%
Total Practical: 23%