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MEng Aerospace Engineering

Year of entry: 2024

Course unit details:
Avionics

Course unit fact file
Unit code AERO21412
Credit rating 10
Unit level Level 2
Teaching period(s) Semester 2
Available as a free choice unit? No

Overview

This unit covers hardware and software for data acquisition and experimentation with application to Aerospace systems. Use and implementation of sensors to measure physical properties, data signal communications, and actuation based on inputs will be delivered through practical labs and physical experimentation.

Aims

This unit aims to develop students understanding of theoretical concepts and practical implementation of avionic systems in relation to Air and Space vehicles and equip them with the fundamental practical skills related to data acquisition, data processing, command communications, and actuation required to conceive, design, implement, and operate systems in engineering applications.

Assessment methods

Method Weight
Written exam 70%
Report 30%

Teaching staff

Staff member Role
Kieran Wood Unit coordinator

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