Embedded Automotive Systems Using ISO 26262

Module code: EG7570

Module co-ordinator: Dr Alistair McEwan

In this module you will become familiar with the certification requirements for ISO 26262, the functional safety standard for road vehicles. You will learn how to define and present a safety plan for a safety-related embedded system, and how to perform hazard analysis and risk assessments.


  • 12 one-hour lectures
  • 25 one-hour practicals


  • Assessed lab exercises (40%)
  • Case study coursework (60%)