URBAN ACOUSTICS (UHU)

SHE Level 5
SCQF Credit Points 8.00
ECTS Credit Points 4.00
Module Code MMF325928
Module Leader Juan Luis Aguado Casas
School School of Computing, Engineering and Built Environment
Subject Civil Engineering and Environmental Management
Trimester
  • A (September start)

Summary of Content

As per joint venture with UHU and LAB universities.

Syllabus

As per joint venture with UHU and LAB universities.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this module students should be able to1. Understand the physical fundaments of noise.2. Acquire basic knowledge of noise control.3. Use acoustic instrument to measure and assess the noise pollution.

Teaching / Learning Strategy

As per joint venture with UHU and LAB universities.

Indicative Reading

As per joint venture with UHU and LAB universities.

Transferrable Skills

As per joint venture with UHU and LAB universities.

Module Structure

Activity Total Hours
Lectures (FT) 26.00
Assessment (FT) 24.00
Tutorials (FT) 12.00
Seminars (FT) 18.00

Assessment Methods

Component Duration Weighting Threshold Description
Exam (Dept) 01 2.00 30.00 45% Multiple-choice exam
Course Work 03 n/a 30.00 45% Use of different software tools required for this module.
Course Work 01 n/a 20.00 45% Problem solving and/or an essay.
Course Work 02 n/a 20.00 45% A Report on specific topic related to the module.