Master of Sciences (Defence Signal Information Processing) (MSc(DefSignalInfProc))

Program Code

MSCDS

Program Minimum Units

36

Standard Duration

1.5 Years

Program Faculty

Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences

AQF Level

09

Academic Year

2017

Special Notes

Note: There will be no intake into this program in 2017.

These Program Rules should be read in conjunction with the University's policies (http://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies).

Overview

The Master of Sciences (Defence Signal Information Processing) is designed to serve the needs of professional engineers or scientists working in the defence industry, who wish to upgrade their qualifications by undertaking advanced studies in signal and information processing technologies related to the defence industry, including a substantial research project.
The Master of Sciences (Defence Signal Information Processing) is an AQF Level 9 Masters Extension qualification with a standard full-time duration of 1.5 years.

Conditions

Condition of Admission
Work experience: Have had at least 18 months employment experience in a defence-related industry.

Academic Program Rules for Master of Sciences (Defence Signal Information Processing)

There shall be a Master of Sciences (Defence Signal Information Processing).

Qualification Requirements
Academic Program: 

To qualify for the degree of Master of Sciences (Defence Signal Information Processing), the student must complete satisfactorily a program of study consisting of the following requirements with a combined total of not less than 36 units, comprising:

  1. Courses to the value of 24 units, including Core courses to the value of 6 units and Elective courses to the value of 18 units
  2. A Research Project to the value of 12 units
Master of Sciences (Defence Signal Information Processing)

To satisfy the requirements for Master of Sciences (Defence Signal Information Processing) students must complete courses to the value of 36 units.

Core

All of the following courses must be completed:

These courses offered by the University of South Australia:
EEET 5004 Engineering Research Practice (3 units)
EEET 5107 Systems Engineering for Complex Problem Solving (3 units)

Electives

Courses to the value of 18 units from the following:

Subject / Catalogue Course Title Unit Value
ELEC ENG 7002 Kalman Filtering & Applications 3
ELEC ENG 7015 Adaptive Signal Processing 3
ELEC ENG 7059 Radar Principles & Systems - An Introduction 3
ELEC ENG 7060 Image Sensors & Processing 3
ELEC ENG 7071 Detection, Estimation & Classification 3
COMP SCI 7022 Computer Vision 3

Research Project

All of the following courses must be completed:

Subject / Catalogue Course Title Unit Value
DEFSCI 7016A Master of Sciences (Defence) Research Project Pt A 0
DEFSCI 7016B Master of Sciences (Defence) Research Project Pt B 12