MS1ADP - Acoustic Design of Rooms

Course specification
Course title Acoustic Design of Rooms
Acronym MS1ADP
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module Audio and Video Communications
Type of study master academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
    ESPB 6.0 Status elective
    Condition Electroacoustics
    The goal The objective of the course is to prepare students for acoustical designing of simple rooms, like classrooms, amphitheatres.
    The outcome Fundamental knowledge about acoustic design of rooms
    Contents of lectures Sound field in front of the wall. Mathematical models of sound field in rooms: wave theory, geometrical model and statistical model. Sound absorption and sound absorbers. Subjective effects of combined sound fields.
    Contents of exercises Acoustic design of a real classroom.
    1. T.COx, P.Dantonio, "Acoustic absorbers and diffusers - Theory, design and applications", Spon Press, London, 2004. (Original title)
    Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
    Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
    3 1
    Methods of teaching presentations and laboratory work
    Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
    Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
    Activites during lectures 0 Test paper 30
    Practical lessons Oral examination 0
    Projects 60
    Colloquia 10
    Seminars 0