London Metropolitan University

Course Introduction

**Why study this course?**

Accredited by the Engineering Council through the Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET), this vocational course is a fast'track route to Chartered Engineer status, giving you hands'on expertise in electronic design, development and maintenance as well as real, client'driven project experience.

In the most recent (2015'16) Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) survey, 100% of graduates from this course were in work or further study within six months.

**More about this course**

This course prepares you for a career as an electronic and communications engineer by combining theory with practical work. You’ll develop your technical skills through hands'on modules that give you deep insight into complex circuits, wireless systems, programmable devices, robotics, radars and digital systems.

You’ll trace the full lifecycle of product design, ensuring you have the expertise and knowledge necessary at every step. As well as building industry'specific skills, you’ll develop a broad range of employable skills such as team'working, interpersonal and IT skills, and increase your commercial, ethical and environmental awareness.

The course is designed to cover a broad spectrum, enabling you to work in numerous industries as varied as medical devices, defence, aeronautics, smartphones, telecommunication and railways.

**What our students say**

“I owe a big thank you to the microwave engineering module and CST'based project for helping me get my first graduate job.”

“I recommend this course to anyone who is interested in understanding the real use of maths in engineering."

“There are so many inspiring lecturers I will never forget. I learned the proper way to use a range of lab equipment, and developed my practical skills.”

“Wonderful course and very supportive course leader.”

Course Modules

Year 1 modules include: Calculus and Linear Algebra Communications Engineering Electronic Systems Electrical Principles Year 2 modules include: Advanced Electronics Systems Microprocessors and Embedded Systems Mobile Communications Systems Signals and Systems Professional Issues, Ethics and Computer Law Year 3 modules include: Data Acquisition and Interfacing Digital Systems Applications Microwave and Optical Fibre Communications Project Work'Related Learning II

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Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Engineering (with Honours) - BEng (Hon) £9,250 Home Fees
4 years
Part Time
Bachelor of Engineering (with Honours) - BEng (Hon) £2,310 Home Fees