Signal Processing and Acoustics


Prerequisite/Recommended prerequisite for participation in the module

The module adds to the knowledge obtained in the 1st and 2nd semester.

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

Learning objectives


  • Must have knowledge about contemporary research and development.
  • Must have knowledge about appropriate methods and/or algorithms and their implementation and/or simulation.
  • Must have knowledge about relevant standards.
  • Must have knowledge of appropriate measurements and/or evaluation methods.


  • Must be able to analyze, design and implement engineering solutions to solve advanced problems.
  • Must be able to determine the necessary requirements.
  • Can apply adequate tools and methods for data acquisition, analysis, simulations and/or implementation.
  • Must be able carry out measurements and/or evaluations according to relevant standards and requirements.
  • Must be able to select among multiple solutions using well-defined criteria.
  • Must be able to organize, schedule, conduct, evaluate, and document a thorough test- and validation procedure for the complete solution.


  • Can read, understand, and apply theories, methods, algorithms, and tools published in the relevant scientific literature.
  • Can discuss obtained results with respect to further work.
  • Can communicate the results of the project work in a project report.
  • Can contribute successfully to teamwork within the problem area and make a common presentation of the result of the project work.

Type of instruction

As described in the introduction to Chapter 3



Name of examSignal Processing and Acoustics
Type of exam
Oral exam based on a project
Assessment7-point grading scale
Type of gradingInternal examination
Criteria of assessmentAs stated in Joint Programme Regulations

Facts about the module

Danish titleSignalbehandling og akustik
Module codeESNSPAK3P1
Module typeProject
Duration1 semester
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Aalborg
Responsible for the module


Study BoardStudy Board of Electronics and IT
DepartmentDepartment of Electronic Systems
FacultyTechnical Faculty of IT and Design