Postgraduate study2016

MSc

Mobile Internet

Loughborough University London

Year of entry: 2016

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

This programme will provide you with knowledge and expertise in the latest mobile and wireless communications technologies driving the evolution of mobile Internet. The demand for low-latency, high-speed mobile data access is increasing, with the use of smart phones and bandwidth-intensive wireless multimedia applications.

MSc

Mobile Internet

Loughborough University London

Year of entry: 2016

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

This programme will provide you with knowledge and expertise in the latest mobile and wireless communications technologies driving the evolution of mobile Internet. The demand for low-latency, high-speed mobile data access is increasing, with the use of smart phones and bandwidth-intensive wireless multimedia applications.

Programme information

This exciting programme has been designed to uncover these key areas and provide advanced knowledge of broadband, mobile, and wireless communication networks, as well as discuss Future Internet and related application areas.

Core study areas include: internet and communication networks; content and network security; internet of things and applications; mobile broadband and wireless networks; an individual project (which can be a dissertation, or business plan or placement project); collaborative project.

Optional study areas include: advanced 3D user environments, introduction to programming and matlab; media applications design and quality of experience.

Subject enhancement areas include: design thinking, media and creative industries: context and practices, media and creative industries: critical perspectives, leadership models and practices: applications to a sport context; principles of entrepreneurship and innovation; analysing the construction of leadership for a sport context.

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

The internet is essential for so many of us; providing a solution for a growing number of personal and business related needs. Choosing this programme will enable you to gain the essential knowledge and skills to be placed in the internet technologies and telecommunications industries. You will also be prepared to enter research and developmental positions in academia.

Programme modules

Core Modules

  • Individual Project, Dissertation, Business Plan or Placement
  • Collaborative Project
  • Internet and Communications Network
  • Internet of Things and Application
  • Mobile Broadband and Wireless Networks
  • Second Subject Module

 Optional Modules

  • Advanced 3D User Environments
  • Introduction to Programming and MatLab
  • Media Applications Design and Quality of Experience
For more module information, please visit the London website

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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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