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Psychoacoustics and Methods for Listening Experiments (Psychoakustik und Methodik für Hörexperimente)

Docent:  Janina Fels, Prof. Dr.-Ing.
Type:  Lecture
Term:  winter semester
Chair:  Institute of Technical Acoustics
Institution:  RWTH Aachen University
Study Path:  Elektrotechnik, Informationstechnik u. Technische Informatik MSc, Physik MSc, Psychologie Bsc
Specialisation/Branch:  Biomedical Engineering, Medical Acoustics, Acoustics, Psychoacoustics
Subject Type:  ['Elective', 'Yes']
Keywords:  "Human senses: Human Hearing System, Human Perception of Sound: Critical Bands, Pitch and Frequency , JNDs, Auditory Filtering, Masking, Informational Masking, Role of Memory in Perception, Auditory Attention, Loudness Perception, Binaural Hearing: Fundamentals, binaural masking, localization, motion detection, precedence effect, binaural models, Speech perception: Fundamentals, Models (Articulation Index, Speech Intelligibility Index, etc.), Influence of Room Acoustics and Noise on Speech perception Auditory Scene Analysis, Psychophysics: Scales, Methods, Signal Detection Theory (Yes/No, Rating, Forced Choice), Research Methods: Hypotheses (H0 and H1), p-value, Type 1 & 2 errors, Variables, Definition, Experimental Design: within-subjects / between-subjects, Power analysis, T-test / ANOVA, Psychoacoustic Measures: Loudness, Sharpness, Tonality, Roughness, etc., Ethics"
Hours per week:  3
Total ECTS credits:  4.0
Examination:  written or oral exam
Language:  English
Entry modified:  2021-05-16 22:33:05