The course

Full-time, Part-time, Per course
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The Mobile Communications degree is an advanced course in the ever expanding area of mobile communications and networks. It offers a good balance between hardware and software – aimed at electrical, electronic and computer engineering graduates.

The course focuses on engineering in the specification, design, development and deployment of mobile communications. You’ll be able to gain an in-depth understanding of the core skills, techniques and practices in mobile communications and networks. This Mobile Communications degree will also help you develop the skills capable of finding creative solutions in this specialist area.

Course length

The full-time course starts in mid September and lasts one year. The course can also be taken part-time over two years, or as a nine month Postgraduate Diploma.

Course content

Detailed course guide

Core subject areas

  • Digital Signal Processing
  • Digital Design
  • Networks and Communications
  • Research Methods Critical Analysis and Project Planning
  • Principles of Mobile Communications
  • RF Mobile Communication Systems
  • Project Phase 1
  • MSc Project

Optional Subject Areas

  • Software Engineering 2
  • Network Applications