MCT4048 - Audio Programming


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Assignment
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Assignment 100/100 HJELPEMIDD

Course content

The aim of the course is to provide a solid foundation in digital signal processing and audiobased application development. Integration of relevant technologies and platforms will play an important part, as well as developing user-ready applications.

Learning outcome

After completing the course the candidate:
- will have an overview of the important parts involved in audio-based application development.
- will know about a range of programming tools and platforms and how they can be integrated in audio applications.

After completing the course the candidate:
- can adapt digital signal processing methods to specific audio applications
- can develop audio applications for web browsers and mobile platforms - can critically assess the usability of audio applications made by her-/himself and others

Learning methods and activities

This course will be based on a flipped classroom model with:
- a set of video-based lectures and programming assignments
- guided work on selected programming topics
- a two-weeks intensive workshop (30 hours)

Compulsory assignments

  • Satisfactory participation in compulsory classes

Further on evaluation

Examination arrangement: Term paper

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Music Technology (MMUST)
Music, Communication and Technology (MMCT)

Required previous knowledge

Requires completion of the course MCT4000 - Introduction to Music, Communication and Technology or nearly equivalent documented competences

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  5.0 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2021

No.of lecture hours: 2
Lab hours: 3

Language of instruction: English

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Music Technology
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Music



Examination arrangement: Assignment

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Spring ORD Assignment 100/100 HJELPEMIDD
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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