Digital Signal Processing


Recommended prerequisite for participation in the module

Qualifications obtained in the course modules "Calculus" and "Sensor technology and models".

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

Learning objectives


  • Is able to explain principles, fields of application and limitations for Discrete-time Fourier transform (DTFT) and z-transform


  • Is able to use basic digital signal processing methods to analyse physiologic signals in both the time and frequency domain
  • Is able to design linear time invariant digital systems to process and handle physiologic signals

Type of instruction

The type of instruction is organised in accordance with the general instruction methods of the programme, cf. § 17.



Name of examDigital Signal Processing
Type of exam
Written or oral exam
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 titleDigital signalbehandling
Module codeSTIST18B4_4
Module typeCourse
Duration1 semester
Language of instructionDanish and English
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Aalborg
Responsible for the module


Study BoardStudy Board of Health and Technology
DepartmentDepartment of Health Science and Technology
FacultyThe Faculty of Medicine