Postgraduate study2016

MSc

Internet Media Clouds with Business

Loughborough University London

Year of entry: 2016

1 year full-time or up to 4 years part-time

The programme will enhance awareness of current trends in Internet and media cloud technologies, and demonstrate their co-operative use for designing future communication and media delivery mechanisms. Engaging with this programme will enable you to combine your engineering skills with a business orientated approach.

MSc

Internet Media Clouds with Business

Loughborough University London

Year of entry: 2016

1 year full-time or up to 4 years part-time

The programme will enhance awareness of current trends in Internet and media cloud technologies, and demonstrate their co-operative use for designing future communication and media delivery mechanisms. Engaging with this programme will enable you to combine your engineering skills with a business orientated approach.

Programme information

You will have the opportunity to engage with research motivated problems in the exciting areas of media clouds and Future Internet technologies especially from the new businesses' point of view. We offer research-informed teaching by research-active academics from both technologies and business angles, providing great benefit to you in learning.

Core study areas to choose from: internet and communication networks; media cloud applications and services; cloud technologies and systems; an individual project (which can be a dissertation or business plan or placement project); collaborative project.

Optional study modules include: innovation management; entrepreneurship; intellectual property; strategy and planning; understanding business failure; fundamentals of multimedia signals and processing; media processing and coding; content and network security; Internet of Things and applications; introduction to programming and matlab; mobile broadband and wireless networks; media applications; design and quality of experience; funding.

Assessment

Modules are assessed primarily by exams and may also include a combination of essays, group exercises, presentations and time constrained assignments.

Entry Qualification

Minimum of a lower second class honours degree in electronics, computing, physics, mathematics or a related degree preferably with industrial experience from a UK university, or an equivalent overseas qualification recognised by Loughborough University.

English Language requirements: IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 6.0 in each subtest (Reading, Listening, Writing and Speaking) or equivalent.

Careers and further study

Knowledge of business combined with media cloud technology will make you highly employable, both to high-tech industrial organisations as well as those in the research sector. You will also gain the right skills and knowledge to lead future entrepreneurs in the advanced Internet and media cloud technology sectors.

Programme modules

Core Modules
  • Individual Project, Dissertation, Business Plan or Placement
  • Collaborative Project
  • Internet and Communications Network
  • Media Cloud Applications and Services
  • Cloud Technologies and Systems
Optional Modules

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We are delighted that you are considering Loughborough University in London as your postgraduate destination.

We have a long tradition of producing graduates who are highly sought after by employers.

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