About this course

This short course is a module from the Military Electronic Systems Engineering  MSc (MESE) it is also shared by Guided Weapons System (GWS) MSc course. It is delivered by Cranfield University on behalf of the Technology School and Capability Group,  Defence Academy.

Students will study the various electronic attack and associated defence measures applicable to modern radar systems. This includes various passive defence measures to minimise radar detection.

The course will identify the role and quantify the performance a modern radar systems, highlighting appropriate electronic defence measures against specified threats.

What you will learn

You will learn:

  • concepts of sensitivity, resolution and discrimination
  • establishing capabilities and applications of radar-signal intercept
  • minimise the risk of intercept using low probability of intercept waveforms
  • electronic attach and associated defence measures applicable to modern radar systems
  • to identify the role and quantify the performance of a modern radar system
  • to select and assess appropriate electronic defence measures against specified threats for a given operational specification
How this course will help your career

Increase your knowledge of Radar Electronic Warfare allowing you to progress in your chosen field.

Planned dates

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Who can attend this course
Military
Industry
Internationals
Before you attend

If you are seeking a Ministry of Defence (MOD) funded place, you will need to demonstrate in your application that there is a clear business need to undertake the course.

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How the course will be taught
Face-to-face/ Residential
How you will be assessed

Individual course work. 10 credits from this course may be credited towards the Guided Weapons MSc. This short course taught at MSc standard is worth Credits towards the postgraduate Guided Weapons Systems MSc, or the Military Electronic Systems Engineering MSc.

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