Please note! Course description is confirmed for two academic years (1.8.2018-31.7.2020), which means that in general, e.g. Learning outcomes, assessment methods and key content stays unchanged. However, via course syllabus, it is possible to specify or change the course execution in each realization of the course, such as how the contact sessions are organized, assessment methods weighted or materials used.
The student understands the basic concepts of building acoustics and noise control, knows products and materials used in noise control, and can solve practical noise control problems mathematically.
Schedule: 26.10.2020 - 07.12.2020
Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022): Valtteri Hongisto, Vesa Välimäki
Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Valtteri Hongisto
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
CONTENT, ASSESSMENT AND WORKLOAD
Basic concepts of building acoustics and noise control. Sound absorption. Airborne and impact sound insulation. Ventilation noise. Flow noise. Environmental noise. Noise and vibration at workplaces. Vibration isolation. Active noise cancelling. National regulations. The effects of noise.
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Exercises and examination.
Lectures and excercises approximately 28 h, independent work approximately 109 h
Attendance in some contact teaching may be compulsory.
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- Teacher: Valtteri Hongisto