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BEng (Hons)

How long you will study
3 Years

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full-time

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September

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About Computer Control Systems at School of Computing and Engineering, University of Huddersfield

Entry RequirementsPlease see the general entry requirements pagehttp://www2.hud.ac.uk/courses/undergrad/entry_requirements.php. General minimum entry requirements: 220-260 points from 6/12-unit awards, including Mathematics A level. MMP from National Diploma in a relevant subject plus Mathematics GCSE. Successful completion of Engineering Foundation Year.IntroductionDemand for qualified control/electronic engineers is very high, and our graduates have an excellentemployment record and reputation. So you can expect to gain well-paid employment withcompanies ranging from small, innovative product development firms to large multinationals. This course is designed to develop the knowledge and skills required by employers, and foraccreditation by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), which leads to registrationas a Chartered Engineer. It is one of five related courses, this one covering control, electronic andcomputer systems. If you are unsure which specialism you wish to pursue, you will have theopportunity to switch between courses at Years 1 or 2. You can also gain valuable industrialexperience during the optional sandwich year and, if you attain a high standard in Years 1 and 2,you will have the opportunity to transfer to the associated MEng course.Course StructureYear 1Electronics 1 Computer Programming Electrical Principles 1 Mathematics Electronic Design, Manufacture and Test Professional DevelopmentYear 2Core modules: Electronics 2 Embedded Systems Electrical Principles 2 Enterprise: Electronic ProductDesign and Manufacture Signal Analysis and Control Option modules: Electrical Power and Machines Communication SystemsYear 3 Sandwich Optional Work PlacementYear 3 Full-time/Year 4 sandwich Core modules: Project (Control Systems) Process Control Control Systems 2 Option modules: choose two from - Electrical Power and DriveSystems Analogue System Integration Communication Systems Real-Time Systems andCommunicationsTeaching and AssessmentTeaching, learning and assessment of knowledge, understanding and design principles are developed through lectures, worked example sessions and tutorials. Practical, design, implementation and test skills are developed through laboratory work involving problem-solving assignments, assessments, practical exercises and mini-projects. You will be trained and encouraged to become an active and independent learner. Teaching, learning and assessment is also supported by 'Blackboard', our web-based virtual learning environment. We have received the maximum possible quality rating in curriculum, teaching, resources, student support and quality procedures in our most recent assessment by the Quality Assurance Agency.Career OpportunitiesThe course has an excellent employment record with typically over 90% of all graduates gaining employment or continuing to postgraduate study within six months of graduation. Graduates from this course have gained well paid employment in companies involved with control and process engineering design, development and production as well as computer systems design.PlacementThe optional 12-month work placement provides the opportunity for you to gain invaluable employment experience. Our dedicated Placement Unit is in direct contact with over 60 companies (UK and overseas) and will assist youto find a suitable placement and help with tasks such as CV preparation andinterview skills.Special FeaturesThis course isaccredited by theInstitution ofEngineering andTechnology (IET) andcontributes towardssatisfying therequirements forChartered Engineerstatus.

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