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Cranfield University offers the three degree courses with additional pathways to provide blended, flexible education suitable for a range of learners engaged in the complex, evolving defence and security environment. • It enables tailored learning pathways with extensive elective choices to meet the demands of learners across their career as well as meeting varying employer requirements. • All streams have common core modules providing essential professional competencies. Each stream further provides depth in specialist topics aligned with their relevant range of disciplines Programme Director: Emma Sparks

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[Capstone] Defence and Security (Engineering) MSCDEPDR Course
[Capstone] Defence and Security (Leadership and Management) MSCDLPDR Course
[Capstone] Defence and Security (Technology) MSCDTPDR Course
[Pathway] MSc Defence and Security (Engineering: Aero Systems) MSDSEPTR_AERO Course
[Pathway] MSc Defence and Security (Leadership and Management: Leadership and Security MSDLEPTR_SP Course
MSc Defence and Security (Engineering) MSDENPTR Course
MSc Defence and Security (Leadership and Management) MSDLEPTR Course
MSc Defence and Security (Technology) MSDTEPTR Course

Lists linked to Defence and Security Programme

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Advanced Radar [MESE] CURRENT 25/02/2021 22:26:43
Advanced Sensor Data Processing CURRENT 09/07/2021 11:19:58
Aviation Safety Management CURRENT 15/02/2022 16:10:56
Capability Integration CURRENT 22/11/2021 10:55:20
Capstone Development and Exploitation CURRENT 01/04/2021 09:56:24
Capstone Portfolio CURRENT 29/04/2022 12:48:22
Communication Infrastructure (Information Manoeuvre Stream) CURRENT 09/05/2022 13:48:44
Communication Principles [MESE] CURRENT 20/04/2022 13:20:49
Communication Systems [MESE] CURRENT 12/05/2022 14:08:26
Counterterrorism and Intelligence CURRENT 12/03/2021 00:15:24
Cyber and Electromagnetic Activities (CEMA) CURRENT 13/10/2021 15:49:54
Data Led Decision Support and Artificial Intelligence CURRENT 13/01/2022 11:38:31
Decision Analysis and Support CURRENT 08/02/2022 12:03:04
Defence Acquisition and Project Management (AET) CURRENT 07/06/2021 09:33:31
Defence and Security Offset CURRENT 16/05/2022 13:26:35
Defence Modelling and Simulation (Sim ET) CURRENT 11/08/2021 08:39:18
Defence Sector and Organisational Behaviour CURRENT 20/10/2021 11:00:14
Electro-Optics and Infrared Systems 1 CURRENT 27/01/2021 15:26:55
Electro-optics and Infrared Systems 2 CURRENT 27/01/2021 15:27:23
Electromagnetic Propagation and Devices CURRENT 11/08/2021 09:19:54
Element Design CURRENT 07/06/2021 16:05:41
Emerging Technology Monitoring [ICM] CURRENT 23/01/2021 09:53:46
Enterprise Management CURRENT 12/11/2021 17:52:58
Financing Acquisition CURRENT 22/04/2022 09:13:00
Fires, Explosions and their Investigation [FP] CURRENT 25/02/2022 13:00:07
Forensic Investigation of Explosives and Explosive Devices [FP] CURRENT 27/04/2022 13:54:38
Foundations of Cyber CURRENT 20/05/2022 15:10:31
Foundations of Modelling and Simulation CURRENT 08/02/2022 11:54:29
Fundamentals of Ballistics CURRENT 30/09/2021 08:28:28
Fundamentals of Information Systems and Technologies CURRENT 27/06/2022 17:34:15
Global Security: Culture and Complexity CURRENT 10/02/2021 06:07:54
Global Security: Emerging Challenges CURRENT 12/04/2022 13:25:19
Guided Weapons CURRENT 13/07/2021 15:50:08
Human Dimension [Cyber] CURRENT 25/01/2021 08:46:39
Induction [DSP] CURRENT 29/04/2022 11:32:10
Information Networks [MESE] CURRENT 28/01/2021 12:43:15
Intelligent Systems CURRENT 22/04/2022 10:08:28
International Dimensions of Defence Acquisition CURRENT 20/05/2022 08:11:11
International Law and Command Responsibility CURRENT 03/09/2020 16:22:18
Introduction to Battlespace Technologies CURRENT 20/05/2022 13:57:50
Introduction to Defence and Security CURRENT 07/09/2021 15:45:03
Introduction to Firearms Investigations and Forensic Ballistics [FP] CURRENT 20/05/2022 10:33:43
Introduction to Human Factors CURRENT 02/02/2022 14:29:01
Introduction to International Law and the Use of Force CURRENT 29/04/2022 12:22:54
Introduction to Operational Research Techniques CURRENT 29/07/2020 11:49:22
Introduction to Systems and Systems Engineering CURRENT 06/09/2020 09:07:13
Leadership and Management [DSP] CURRENT 22/10/2021 14:28:48
Leadership Studies - Classical and Modern CURRENT 22/04/2021 08:32:14
Legal, Ethical and Political Defence and Security Frameworks CURRENT 14/04/2022 13:16:50
Lethality CURRENT 18/08/2021 09:19:30
Logistics Modelling CURRENT 18/05/2022 10:50:57
Managing Acquisition Change CURRENT 14/02/2022 15:02:33
Mechanical Integrity of Gas Turbines CURRENT 27/09/2021 13:08:44
Methods and Tools for Information Systems Development CURRENT 09/11/2021 10:21:10
Military Aircraft Systems CURRENT 27/07/2020 10:45:13
Military Avionics – STA, Communications and Navigation CURRENT 13/09/2020 08:45:02
Military Vehicle Propulsion and Dynamics CURRENT 18/05/2022 10:26:03
Mobility CURRENT 18/08/2021 11:52:00
Modelling Simulation and Control CURRENT 18/05/2022 10:23:05
National Security : Resilience and Crisis CURRENT 20/05/2022 12:22:11
National Security and Global Emerging Trends CURRENT 13/05/2022 10:07:05
Negotiations CURRENT 26/11/2021 11:45:54
Network Infrastructure CURRENT 18/08/2021 12:08:13
Practical Reliability CURRENT 23/03/2021 11:40:54
Precision Attack CURRENT 30/09/2021 08:20:29
Problem Analysis and System Definition CURRENT 06/09/2020 09:41:05
Programme and Project Management for Information Systems [ICM] CURRENT 25/03/2022 11:33:45
Psychology of Leadership CURRENT 05/07/2021 10:26:16
Radar Electronic Warfare CURRENT 02/02/2021 08:18:13
Radar Principles CURRENT 11/11/2021 11:14:49
Real Time Graphics CURRENT 11/12/2020 10:54:38
Reliability and System Effectiveness CURRENT 17/01/2021 08:52:31
Research Methods [DSP] CURRENT 17/08/2020 15:44:10
Security Sector Strategy and Policy Development CURRENT 27/04/2022 13:59:00
Sensor Systems CURRENT 18/08/2021 09:52:07
Signal Processing, Statistics and Analysis CURRENT 30/09/2021 08:43:31
Social Technologies CURRENT 21/04/2022 08:30:16
Software Engineering [ICM] CURRENT 16/07/2021 08:37:38
Stakeholder Management and Organisational Behaviour CURRENT 27/05/2022 13:27:45
Statistical Analysis and Trials CURRENT 27/09/2019 14:21:42
Strategic Leadership in the Security Sector CURRENT 27/05/2021 11:54:27
Strategic Management in Defence [DL] CURRENT 13/01/2021 14:28:11
Suggested Thesis Reading List [BTC] CURRENT 06/06/2022 11:01:10
Survivability CURRENT 26/05/2021 14:40:14
Survivability (BTC) CURRENT 26/03/2021 08:08:11
Sustainability in Defence CURRENT 25/08/2020 09:09:18
System Design and Realisation CURRENT 06/09/2020 10:11:32
Systems Engineering Workshop CURRENT 19/11/2020 10:15:11
Systems Thinking for Organisational Viability CURRENT 30/09/2021 08:52:20
Terrorism and the Law CURRENT 05/05/2021 10:34:21
Thesis [DSP] CURRENT 06/07/2020 12:10:59
Vehicle Systems Integration CURRENT 14/01/2021 07:40:52
War Gaming and Combat Modelling CURRENT 11/12/2020 10:59:09
Weapon Systems Technology CURRENT 24/09/2021 10:04:51