The dissertation is optional. Students can opt for a 9-credit dissertation. The topic of the
dissertation should be pertinent to electronic
and information engineering. For students who intend to receive
a degree with the specialism
ˇ§multimedia signal processing and communicationsˇ¨, the dissertation
should be pertinent to multimedia signal processing and communications.
The dissertation which carries a weight equivalent to three taught subjects represents around 315 - 345 hours of student effort. Since students usually continue their jobs while they work on their dissertations, the subject of the dissertation is preferably related to the studentˇ¦s employment.