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Student can explain basic concepts and methods of digital signal processing. Student can analyze and solve representations for basic filters. Student can use most essential functions of a mathematical software and can read, represent and analyze data with it and program and analyze filters and related phenomena with it.

Credits: 5

Schedule: 12.01.2021 - 16.04.2021

Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022): Antti Ojapelto, Esa Ollila, Esa Ollila

Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Antti Ojapelto

Contact information for the course (applies in this implementation):

CEFR level (applies in this implementation):

Language of instruction and studies (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022):

Teaching language: English

Languages of study attainment: English


  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Basic concepts and methods of digital signal processing, filter analysis and programming, basics of at least one mathematical software, related phenomena.

Assessment Methods and Criteria
  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Contact teaching, excercises and assignments 133 h

  • Applies in this implementation:

    The course is graded pass/fail. To pass the course you need to complete these assignments:

    - 6 weekly assignments, including warm-up quizzes on some weeks and a weekly pdf

    - a project work

    All assignments are published in the Assignments section of the course MyCourses space.

  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Contact teaching 0...30 h

    Independent work 103...133 h

    Total 133 h

    Attendance in some contact teaching may be compulsory.


  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    ELEC-A7200 Signals and Systems

SDG: Sustainable Development Goals

    8 Decent Work and Economic Growth

    9 Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure