Signal Processing and Acoustics


Recommended prerequisite for participation in the module

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

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 to 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.
  • Be able to independently define and analyse scientific and engineering problems in the area defined by the project theme, also in coorperation with external/internal partners or as a part of a multidisplinary projects.
  • Be able to control the working and development process within the project theme

Type of instruction

As described in ยง 17.



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 assessmentThe criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures

Facts about the module

Danish titleSignalbehandling og akustik
Module codeESNSPAK3P8
Module typeProject
Duration1 semester
Language of instructionEnglish
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Aalborg
Responsible for the module


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