Masters | Postgraduate Course - Safety Critical Systems Engineering MSc, PG Dip Course Details within University of York

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September 2016, January 2017
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Safety Critical Systems Engineering MSc, PG Dip

Study Details

MSc 1 year Full-time, MSc 2 years Part-time, PG Dip 1 year Full-time, PG Dip 2 years Part-time

The course is designed to prepare students for work in the demanding field of safety systems engineering (SSE) by exposing them to the latest science and technology within this field; the course aims to provide participants with a thorough grounding and practical experience in the use of state-of-the-art techniques for development of safety critical systems, emphasising their software; together with an understanding of the principles behind these techniques so that they can make sound engineering judgements during the design and deployment of such a system, particularly when software is involved; graduates completing the course are equipped to play leading and professional roles in safety-critical systems engineering related aspects of industry and commerce.

Entry Requirements

Typically applicants for the Diploma will have achieved at a first degree in a numerate, technical discipline. Industrial experience is also useful. This full time or part time course is specifically directed at those with several years of industrial experience. Applicants who do not have a first degree but who have relevant expertise will be considered on a case by case basis.
If you are a non-native English speaking applicant you must provide evidence of your English language ability. You need to show enough fluency in all aspects of English (reading, writing, speaking and listening) to the required level of the course you're applying to. For more information, see: https://www.york.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/apply/international/english/