As a student on the MSc Communication Systems, you will be provided with an in-depth understanding of the technology and architecture of computer communications, photonics and telecommunication networks, wireless telecommunications and related wireless information technologies
The practical knowledge and skills you will gain as a student on this course include being presented with the essential element of modern optical communication systems based on single mode optical fibres from the core to the access, evaluating bandwidth-rich contemporary approaches, and also covers advanced networking topics including network performance and network security.
This is supported with some practical knowledge and skills for project and business management principles.
You will also be introduced to technologies underlying the compressions and transmission of digital video over networking platforms, gain knowledge on the channel models and associated impairments that typically limit the performance of wireless systems, and learn to design optimum digital communication receivers for some basic communications channel models.
There will also be the opportunity to develop career skills to meet the changing needs of industry and to contribute to our society in the area of communication systems.
The MSc Communications Systems is suitable for those who have a career interest in the field of communication systems, which has been fundamentally changing the whole world in virtually every aspect, and would like to gain lasting career skills and in-depth knowledge to carry out development projects and advanced research in the area of communication systems.
International Student Requirements:
Overseas equivalent qualifications are considered.