Parallel Processing and Concurrency

Module code: EG3223

With the increase in complexity of embedded electronic systems in engineering products, there is a need to increase the speed that the software can run - multi-core processors using parallel processors offer this capability. This module will allow you to gain the knowledge and skills necessary to take practical advantage of the performance enhancements offered by multi-core systems. This specialist Electronic and Electrical Engineering module will give you the skills to develop these systems, and exploit these benefits for engineering products.

Learning

  • 11 hours of lectures
  • 22 hours of practical classes and workshops
  • 117 hours of guided independent study

Assessment

  • Coursework 1 (50%)
  • Coursework 2 (50%)