Newcastle University

School of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering

Mobile and Pervasive Computing


School of Psychology

Percy Building

Newcastle Upon Tyne, England

United Kingdom

Program Information

Degrees Offered:


Format: Campus

Program Description:

This programme aims to provide graduates with theoretical knowledge and practical training in enabling technologies relevant to mobile and pervasive computing, which will undoubtedly play a dominant role within an emerging information society.
The programme combines leading research and teaching expertise in mobile communications and distributed computing from the School of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering and the School of Computing Science.
You take compulsory modules (100 credits) in: simulation of wireless communications (course work); system security; distributed algorithms; wireless sensor network project (course work); wireless networks; data communication systems; computer networks; recent developments in the Internet and Web; the design of asynchronous and low-power systems; Internet programming; DSP project (course work). You also complete an individual project (80 credits).


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