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TT2010 - Music Signal and Audio Perception

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Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Home examination
Grade: Passed/Failed

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Home examination 100/100 4 hours

Course content

This course gives basic introduction to sound description and signal analyses, hearing mechanism (audiology), sound perception and music psychology. Sound examples and listening exercises.

Learning outcome

This course forms the basic understanding of music as a signal and as a sound stimulus, understanding of the hearing mechanism and hearing function in addition to music perception and memory.

Knowledge:
The purpose is to make the student capable of
- Understand the construction of music as an acoustical signal
- Understand, analyze and describe music signal in the time and frequency domain
- Understand the physiology and function of the hearing mechanism
- Understand brain physiology concerning sound processing, experience and memory.

Skills:
This will give the student reasonable background to
- Analyze and describe music as an acoustical/electrical signal
- Describe links between sound stimulus and sound experience
- Produce music formed to fill certain demands and constraints.

General competence:
The goal is to achieve
- Understanding of music as an audio signal
- Understanding of simple measuring methods and signal processing
- Understanding of hearing as the primary sense for music experience.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures, exercises and aural training.

Compulsory assignments

  • Exercises

Further on evaluation

If there is a re-sit examination, the examination form may be changed from written to oral.

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.

Course materials

Articles and book chapters

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
TTX/H03 7.5
TTT4197 3.7 01.09.2015
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Facts

Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Foundation courses, level I

Coursework

Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

No.of lecture hours: 2
Lab hours: 2
No.of specialization hours: 8

Language of instruction: English, Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Electronics and Telecommunications
  • Information Technology and Informatics
  • Music Technology
  • Psychology
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Electronic Systems

Phone:

Examination

Examination arrangement: Home examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Home examination 100/100

Release 2020-11-27

Submission 2020-11-27

Release 09:00

Submission 13:00

INSPERA
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.
Examination

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