Credits: 5

Schedule: 31.10.2016 - 07.12.2016

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

I (Autumn)

Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

The student understands basic acoustical measurements and can perform measurements with standard techniques. The student is also familiar with more advanced techniques and is well aware of limitations and problems in measurements. Moreover, the student can interpret the results and understands the uncertainties of different measurement techniques.

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Acoustical measurement techniques in theory and in practice. The main emphasis is in measurements related to room and building acoustics, but also environmental noise measurements are covered. The use of standard measuring equipment is introduced also in theory and in practice. The course include special assignments and some measurement demonstrations during the lectures.

Assessment Methods and Criteria (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Learning diaries and assignments.

Workload (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lectures 24 h (4 h / week). Exercise 10 h (measurements). Own work 100 h (reading of material, analysis of special assignment measurements and writing of special assignment reports, writing the learning diaries). Total: 134 h.

Study Material (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lecture notes, articles, and standards. All available via MyCourses.

Substitutes for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Replaces the courses ME-E2430 Acoustical Measurements / S-89.3330 Exercise on Acoustical Measurements and S-89.3430 Akustinen mittaustekniikka L.

Prerequisites (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Basic skills in matlab.

Grading Scale (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


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