About this course
Take your engineering passions to the skies as you learn to design the aircraft and spacecraft of the future. You’ll explore vital areas of electronics and take up the challenge of developing greener air travel. You'll also gain specialist knowledge of avionics, practical computing and programming. This course will prepare you for a career in the aerospace industry.
BEng Aerospace Electronic Engineering gives you a broad knowledge of electronics. You can then focus on new and future aerospace technologies, including:
autonomous, unmanned flying vehicles
GPS to improve flight safety and efficiency
Our expert academics bring industry experience to the classroom. They have worked on projects with NASA and the European Space Agency.
As part of this course you can:
design and build your own electronic circuits, systems and computer software
develop your enterprise skills with help from our startup supporter, Future Worlds
study engineering management and law to develop your career skills
Our aerospace electronic engineering degree is accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology on behalf of the Engineering Council for the purposes of:
fully meeting the academic requirement for registration as an Incorporated Engineer
partly meeting the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered Engineer
This course is based at Highfield, Southampton.
This qualification is awarded by the University of Southampton.
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The programme specification sets out the learning outcomes of this course and details how the course is taught and assessed.