Core Module Information
Module title: Digital Signal Processing

SCQF level: 11:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: ELE11501
Module leader: Luigi La Spada
School School of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment
Subject area group: Cyber Security and Systems Engineering


Description of module content:

In this module you will study a range of concepts, methods, standards and technologies including:
Fundamental aspects of digital signal processing: digital filters, FFTs, design, implementation, hardware/software tools and applications.
FIR and IIR filter design and implementation. Advanced digital signal processing: adaptive signal processing, multirate digital signal processing, wavelet transforms and applications.

Learning Outcomes for module:

LO1: use software and hardware tools to implement digital signal processing techniques;
LO2: perform finite word length effects analysis of digital signal processing techniques;
LO3: design, implement and apply digital filters and FFTs;
LO4: design and apply adaptive filters;

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 1, FACE-TO-FACE, Edinburgh Napier University
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: FACE-TO-FACE
Location of delivery: MERCHISTON
Partner: Edinburgh Napier University
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Luigi La Spada
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Lecture 12
Face To Face Tutorial 36
Independent Learning Guided independent study 150
Face To Face Centrally Time Tabled Examination 2
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Report 50 1,3,4 13 HOURS= 0, WORDS= 3000
Centrally Time Tabled Examination 50 2,3,4 14/15 HOURS= 2, WORDS= 0
Component 1 subtotal: 50
Component 2 subtotal: 50
Module subtotal: 100

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