Module Catalogue

Module Book

Essentials:

  • two-year full-time postgraduate program (4 semesters)
  • 120 ECTS, including 30 ECTS for master’s thesis

List of Modules:

Mandatory Modules (35 ECTS):

  • Information Theory and Coding (5 ECTS/ WS)
  • Digital Communications (5 ECTS/ WS)
  • Mobile Communications (5 ECTS/ SS)
  • Digital Signal Processing (5 ECTS/ WS)
  • Statistical Signal Processing (5 ECTS/ WS)
  • Image and Video Compression (5 ECTS/ SS)
  • Speech and Audio Signal Processing (5 ECTS/ SS)

Note: Mandatory courses can be replaced by mandatory electives if equivalent courses have been completed in earlier studies.

Elective Mandatory Modules:

Technical Courses (choose 5 ECTS):

  • Multiuser Information and Communications Theory (5 ECTS/ WS)
  • Image, Video, and Multidimensional Signal Processing  (5 ECTS/ WS)
  • Transmission and Detection for Advanced Mobile Communications (2.5 ECTS/ SS)
  • MIMO Communication Systems (5 ECTS/ SS)
  • Machine Learning in Signal Processing (5 ECTS/ WS)
  • Advanced Communication Networks (5 ECTS/ SS)
  • Equalization and Adaptive Systems for Digital Communications (2.5 ECTS/ WS)
  • Speech Enhancement (2.5 ECTS/ WS)
  • Advanced Topics in Perceptual Audio Coding (2.5 ECTS/ WS)
  • Auditory Models (2.5 ECTS/ SS)
  • Architectures of Digital Signal Processing (5 ECTS/ SS)
  • Transforms in Signal Processing (2.5 ECTS/ SS)
  • Signal Analysis (2.5 ECTS/ WS)
  • Advanced Optical Communication Systems (5 ECTS/ WS)
  • Optical Communication Networks (2.5 ECTS/ WS)
  • Linear and Nonlinear Fiber Optics (5 ECTS/ SS)
  • Pattern Recognition (5 ECTS/ WS)
  • Pattern Analysis (5 ECTS/ SS)
  • Music Processing – Synthesis (2.5 ECTS/ WS)
  • Music Processing – Analysis (2.5 or 5 ECTS/ WS)

Lab Courses (choose 3 for 7.5 ECTS):

  • Mobile Communications (2.5 ECTS/ SS)
  • Digital Communications (2.5 ECTS/ WS/SS)
  • Image and Video Compression (2.5 ECTS/ SS)
  • Digital Signal Processing (2.5 ECTS/ WS)
  • Statistical Signal Processing (2.5 ECTS/ WS)
  • Image and Video Signal Processing on Embedded Systems (2.5 ECTS/ WS)
  • Audio Processing (2.5 ECTS/ WS/SS)
  • Machine Learning in Signal Processing (2.5 ECTS/ WS/SS)
  • Communications Systems Design (2.5 ECTS/ WS)

Seminar (2.5 ECTS)

  • Selected Topics in Multimedia Communications and Signal Processing (2.5/ WS+SS)
  • Selected Topics in Communications (2.5/ WS)
  • Audio Processing Seminar (2.5/ WS+SS)

Non-Technical Elective Mandatory Modules:

Elective Modules (choose 15 ECTS):

Technical Electives

  • Convex Optimization in Communications and Signal Processing (5 ECTS/ WS)
  • Channel Coding (5 ECTS/ SS)
  • Computer Graphics (5 ECTS/ WS)
  • Diagnostic Medical Image Processing (5 ECTS/ WS)
  • Communications Systems Design (5 ECTS/ WS)
  • Advanced Networking (5 ECTS/ WS)
  • Advanced Programming Techniques (2.5/ VHB)
  • Molecular Communications (5 ECTS/ WS)
  • 4G/5G Communication Systems (2.5 ECTS/ SS)
  • Pattern Recognition (5 ECTS or 7.5 ECTS/ WS)
  • Pattern Analysis (5 ECTS or 7.5 ECTS/ SS)
  • Computer Vision (5 ECTS/ SS)
  • Deep Learning (5ECTS/ WS)
  • Channel Coding on Graphs (5 ECTS/ SS)
  • Machine Learning in Communications (5 ECTS/ WS)
  • Radar Signal Processing (5 ECTS/ WS)
  • Random Matrices in Communications and Signal Processing (5 ECTS/ WS)
  • Mathematical Optimization in Communications and Signal Processing (5 ECTS/ WS)
  • Game Theory with Application to Information Engineering (5 ECTS/ WS)
  • Machine Learning for Time Series (5 ECTS/ WS)
  • Circuits and Systems of Transmission Techniques (5 ECTS/ SS)
  • RF and Digital Architecture of Radio Systems (2.5 ECTS/ SS)
  • Selected Topics in ASC (5 ECTS/ SS)
  • Virtual Vision (2.5 ECTS/ WS)
  • Selected Topics of Deep Learning for Audio, Speech, and Music Processing (2.5 ECTS/ SS)
  • Audio Processing for the Internet of Things (2.5 ECTS/ SS)
  • Reinforcement Learning (5 ECTS/ SS)
  • Cognitive Neuroscience for AI Developers (5 ECTS/ SS and WS)
  • Self-organized Networks (5 ECTS/ SS)
  • …. and all Elective Mandatory Technical Courses

Research Internship (10 ECTS)