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Systems and Control MSc

OVERVIEW

This course starts in September 2017.

This Systems and Control MSc degree aims to develop a sound understanding and knowledge of systems and control, and offers a wide choice of modules to suit your individual needs. You will learn the combined skills in your chosen area including artificial intelligence for control, image and signal processing, data acquisition and embedded control.

The European Systems and Control course option, requires students to study for modules in a partner EU institution.

WHY CHOOSE THIS COURSE?

Job satisfaction and remuneration prospects are excellent, with employer demand for those with a supply chain background outstripping the supply of suitably qualified applicants.

Enhance your qualifications and release your potential to improve yourself and move your organisation forward.

Classes are taught by academics with a long track record of working with industry and who bring in leading industry experts wherever that is possible.

 

This Course has been awarded accreditations from the IET and InstMC.

 

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WHAT WILL I LEARN?

Topics: The course has the following four core taught modules plus the individual Project:

  • Maths and Computing for Control
  • Linear Control Engineering
  • Digital Computer Control Systems
  • Artificial Intelligence for Control
  • Control Systems Engineering Project

Option Topics: To complete the programme students should add a further 30 credits from below:

  • Non-Linear Control engineering
  • Self-Tuning and Adaptive Control
  • Simulation of Systems
  • Data Acquisition and Embedded Control
  • Signal and Image Processing
  • Single Independent Study

HOW WILL THIS COURSE BE TAUGHT?

This course covers all the major aspects of control engineering, systems modelling and simulation, with modules ranging from classical control system design to optimal adaptive and intelligent control systems, including a wide range of optional modules. The course is flexible and allows students to bias their study programme to meet their individual needs.

Entry Requirements

You will normally have a first degree or equivalent in any engineering, computer science or physical science discipline with a good mathematical/computing content.

HOW TO APPLY

To find out more about how to apply, click on the Apply For This Course button above. Many of our courses offer a part-time study option. Note that the part-time mode of study is not applicable to international students, unless you hold a relevant visa – please check with the international office.

Please note: we have a range of taught postgraduate awards to suit your needs, from Postgraduate Certificate or Postgraduate Diploma to a full Master's Degree (MA, MBA, MSc, LLM). In most cases you can decide to exit at Postgraduate Certificate or Diploma level, without carrying onto the full Master's qualification.

How will this course enhance my career prospects?

Graduates may apply for membership of the Institution of Electrical Engineers and the Institute of Measurement and Control. Career opportunities range from project engineers, systems and control engineers, and computer systems integrators across a wide range of industrial sectors.

GLOBAL LEADERS PROGRAMME

Centre for Global Engagement logoTo prepare students for the challenges of the global employment market and to strengthen and develop their broader personal and professional skills Coventry University has developed a unique Global Leaders Programme.

The objectives of the programme, in which postgraduate and eligible undergraduate students can participate, is to provide practical career workshops and enable participants to experience different business cultures.

Click here for further details on the Global Leaders Programme.

 

Further information

If you click on the Order a Prospectus button above, we will send you a printed Postgraduate Prospectus; alternatively you can download a pdf prospectus.

To find out more information about Postgraduate Study at Coventry University, including finance and funding and the benefits of further study, see our Postgraduate Study pages.

APPLY FOR THIS COURSE ORDER A PROSPECTUS
Course code:
ECT057
Duration:
  • 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time

Qualification:
  • Postgraduate Certificate / Postgraduate Diploma
  • Postgraduate Degree (MBA / MSc / MA / MPA)

Course type:
  • Full time
  • Part time

Fees:
£12,656

Contact Details:

International Office

For questions regarding study and admissions please contact us:


+44 (0) 24 7765 2152