BEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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Degree

UCAS CODE

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Start Date(s)

Attendance

Learning

H244

112 UCAS POINTS

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September 2024

  • Full time, 3 years
  • On campus
both SM2265
SM2265
Degree with foundation year

UCAS CODE

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Start Date(s)

Attendance

Learning

H255

64 UCAS POINTS

UCAS points will be updated soon

September 2024

  • Full time, 4 years
  • On campus
FullTime SM2266 SM2266
SM2266

Fees and Funding

Here's the fees and funding information for each year of this course

September 2024

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Fee

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Home
Full time, 3/4 years
£9,250
Per year
Part time
Pro-rata full time fee
International
Full time, 3/4 years
£14,580
Per year

Overview

WHAT YOU'LL LEARN

MODULES

  • Core Modules
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    Mental wealth; Professional Life

    The module will introduce key knowledge and skills required for your success in higher education, communication and interpersonal life skills for academic and professional purposes. The module is designed to provide guidance in order to become independent learner, effectively reflect and take necessary actions for professional success. The module will also aid you to build your confidence as a learner, enabling you to identify where your strengths and weaknesses lie, and how you can build their skills for the future.

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    Introduction to Computing

    The module equips you with an understanding of computing principles and an understanding of the fundamentals of hardware and software, which can provide an opportunity for you to gain appreciation of the practical skills involved in computer systems. It helps  you develop a better understanding of computations to solve problems, analysing problems and procedures, and a better understanding of algorithms, languages and programming. It provides an opportunity to you to understand the connections between the different areas of computing.

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    Mathematical Applications

    The main aims of this module are to prepare you for L4 study by developing the mathematical abilities required for understanding engineering and be able to apply mathematical techniques to solve engineering problems.

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    Analytical Mathematics

    This module aims to prepare students for Level 4 engineering studies by developing their mathematical abilities for understanding engineering concepts and solving engineering problems. It covers essential topics such as algebra, trigonometry, functions, limits, sequences, series, differentiation, integration, and complex numbers. These mathematical skills are crucial for various engineering disciplines and real-world applications.

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    Engineering Sciences

    The aim of this module is to provide you with an elementary knowledge and understanding of the physical concepts relating to materials, electricity and simple structures used in engineering.

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    Physical Sciences

    The aim of this module is to provide you with an elementary knowledge and understanding of the physical concepts relating to second moment of area, sound, light, thermodynamics and work and energy systems used in engineering.

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    Computer Systems and Networks

    The module aims to provide a basic understanding of computer architecture and the relationship between hardware and software components of a computer system. It also aims to equip you with an understanding of the fundamentals of computer networking.

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    Engineering Principles

    This module aims to provide students with the fundamental principles and concepts involved with dynamics, machine elements and electrical and electronic engineering. It enables students to select appropriate electromechanical systems to solve real-life engineering problems.

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    Applied Mathematics & Computing

    The main aims of this module are to prepare students for level 5 study by developing the mathematical abilities required for understanding engineering and be able to apply mathematical techniques to solve engineering problems; to develop both the knowledge and understanding of mathematical principles and methodology necessary to underpin their education in their engineering discipline.

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    AC Circuits and Electronic Principles

    The module aim is to provide an understanding of fundamental principles of electronic  circuits in terms of theory, analysis, design and application. 

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    Electrical Materials & Fields

    The main aim of this module is to develop your skills and understanding of  electrical materials and fields which underpins electrical engineering.  This will include study of fields and waves as applied to devices, electricity and magnetism; and the behaviour of various materials under electric and magnetic fields for  applications in developing technology.

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    Applied Electronics

    The module aims to provide an understanding of fundamental principles of electrical circuits in terms of theory, analysis, design and application. This includes an Introduction to Alternating Current and Voltage (Sinusoidal Waveform, Sinusoidal Voltage Sources, Voltage and Current Values of Sine Waves, Analysis of AC Circuits), Capacitors and Inductors (Sinusoidal Response of RC and RL Circuits, Analysis of Series and Parallel RC and RL Circuits, Analysis of Series RLC and Parallel RLC Circuits), Diodes and Applications (Introduction to Semiconductors, Diode Characteristics, Diode Rectifiers, Special Purpose Diodes), Transistors and Applications (DC Operation of Bipolar Junction Transistors, BJT Class A and B Amplifiers, The BJT as a Switch, DC Operations of Field-Effect Transistors (FETs), FET Amplifiers), Operational Amplifiers (Introduction to the Operational Amplifier (Op-Amp), The Differential Amplifier, Op-Amp Parameters, Negative Feedback, Op-Amp Impedances), Applications of Operational Amplifiers (Comparators, Summing Amplifiers, Integrators and Differentiators, Oscillators, Active Filters, Instrumentation Amplifiers).

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    Dynamics and Control

    This module covers dynamics and classical control theory, to enable the students to extend their treatment of dynamics from point masses to rigid bodies and cover a broad range of application of the principles of mechanics. The students will apply a variety of mathematical and modelling techniques to the study of dynamics and feedback control problems.

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    Advanced Mathematics and Modelling

    The main aims of this module are to prepare students for level 6 study by developing the mathematical abilities required for understanding engineering and be able to apply mathematical techniques to solve engineering problems; to develop both the knowledge and understanding of mathematical principles and methodology necessary to underpin their education in their engineering discipline.

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    Digital Communications & Telecommunication Networks

    The module aims to provide a basic understanding of fundamental principles of digital communications employed in telecommunication networks terms of theory, analysis, design and application. This will include techniques of baseband transmission, design of transmitters and receivers and various digital modulation techniques employed in telecommunication networks

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    Introduction of Renewable Energy Systems

    The module will provide you with an understanding of sciences, engineering and deployment of renewable energy. This will include a brief historical overview of the energy landscape, before focusing onto the  main sources of renewable energy such as solar, hydrogen, wind, wave, hydro, biomass, tidal and geothermal energy. The scale and magnitude of the resource are considered, and the variety of technologies available to harvest and employ that energy resource are examined.

    Optional Modules
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    Industry Placement (Sandwich Year)

    • Plan, prepare and undertake a work placement in industry that is pertinent to your career objectives.
    • Research, identify and pursue appropriate realistic placement / employment opportunities.
    • Enhance professional practice through experiential understanding and development of employability and practical skills.
    • Recognise and report on your understanding of various roles within a professional team.
    • Give opportunity for possible networking environments that may lead to a form of mentorship/sponsorship.
    • Record and reflect upon experiences whilst on placement in order to enhance your ability to contextualise the working environment.
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    Capstone Project

    The main aim of this module is to equip you with the necessary skills to carry out and report research in order to consolidate the knowledge gained in other modules in a chosen field of study, combine it with the published knowledge of others, investigate it practically and report your findings.

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    Digital Signal Processing

    The module aims to provide you with a comprehensive understanding of sampled signals, systems and related signal processing operations. The module will provide a critical appreciation for application of digital signal processing in typical modern telecommunication systems.

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    Electrical Machines and Power Systems

    The module provides you with the understanding and working of electrical machines and power systems.

    This includes interaction with power semiconductor converter circuits to control their operational characteristics and integration with diverse power networks such as renewal energy systems.

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    Microcontrollers for industrial applications

    Microcontrollers are small computers embedded on integrated circuits  widely used in appliances, automobiles, robots and mobile phones.  The module introduces  the fundamental principles of the design, operation and application of microcontrollers. The module will cover  architecture of microcontrollers and peripherals, such as various types of memories, analogue and digital input/output interfaces, communication modules, timers and interrupts. You will learn how to program a microcontroller using and gain practical experience of designing an embedded system using a microcontroller.

HOW YOU'LL LEARN

HOW YOU'LL BE ASSESSED

CAMPUS and FACILITIES

Docklands Campus

Docklands Campus, Docklands Campus, London, E16 2RD

WHO TEACHES THIS COURSE

The teaching team includes qualified academics, practitioners and industry experts as guest speakers. Full details of the academics will be provided in the student handbook and module guides.

YOUR FUTURE CAREER