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Physiological Optics and Psychophysics - Modultafeln of TU Ilmenau

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module properties module number 7485 - common information
module number7485
departmentDepartment of Mechanical Engineering
ID of group2331 (Lighting Engineering)
module leaderProf. Dr. Christoph Schierz
languageDeutsch
term Sommersemester
previous knowledge and experience

keine, Grundkenntnisse in Lichttechnik (z.B. Vorlesung Lichttechnik 1) von Vorteil

learning outcome

Die Studierenden kennen die Grundlagen der visuellen Funktionen und wissen, wie diese mit dem Alltag und mit technischen Anwendungen in Bezug zu setzen sind. Der Teil Psychophysik befähigt zur Untersuchung der Wahrnehmungsfunktionen von Testpersonen.

content

Physiologische Optik: Aufbau und Funktion des Auges, Sehraum, Raum- und Tiefensehen, Helligkeit, Kontrast, Farbe, zeitliche Faktoren, circadiane Lichtwirkungen, Umweltwahrnehmung. Psychophysik: Klassische Psychophysik, Methoden der klassischen Psychophysik, Signaldetektion, Skalierungsmethoden

media of instruction and technical requirements for education and examination in case of online participation

Vorlesungsunterlagen mit erklärenden Texten als pdf, Konsultationen in Webex

Handreichungen und Arbeitshilfen für die digitale Lehre (tu-ilmenau.de)

literature / references

Literatur ist fakultativ. - Goldstein E.B.: Wahrnehmungspsychologie. 7. Aufl., Spektrum Akademischer Verlag, Heidelberg (2007) - Gregory R.L.: Auge und Gehirn. Psychologie des Sehens. Rowohlt Tb. (2001). - Schmidt R. F., Schaible H.-G.: Neuro- und Sinnesphysiologie. 5. Aufl. Springer, Berlin (2006). - Gescheider G. A.: Psychophysics: Method, Theory, and Application. 3rd Ed., Lawrence Erlbaum, Hillsdale, New Jersey (1997).

evaluation of teaching

Pflichtevaluation:

SS 2017 (Fach)

Freiwillige Evaluation:

SS 2011 (Vorlesung)

Hospitation:

SS 2017

Details reference subject
module namePhysiological Optics and Psychophysics
examination number2300120
credit points3
SWS2
on-campus program (h)22.5
self-study (h)67.5
obligationelective module
examoral examination performance, 30 minutes
details of the certificate
alternative examination performance due to COVID-19 regulations incl. technical requirements
signup details for alternative examinations
maximum number of participants
Details in degree program Master Medientechnologie 2009, Master Maschinenbau 2014, Master Optische Systemtechnik/Optronik 2014, Master Maschinenbau 2017, Master Optische Systemtechnik/Optronik 2017
module namePhysiological Optics and Psychophysics
examination number2300120
credit points3
on-campus program (h)22
self-study (h)68
obligationelective module
examoral examination performance, 30 minutes
details of the certificate
alternative examination performance due to COVID-19 regulations incl. technical requirements
signup details for alternative examinations
maximum number of participants
Details in degree program Master Biomedizinische Technik 2009, Master Biomedizinische Technik 2014
module namePhysiological Optics and Psychophysics
examination number2300287
credit points3
on-campus program (h)22
self-study (h)68
obligationelective module
examoral pass-fail certificate, 30 minutes
details of the certificate
alternative examination performance due to COVID-19 regulations incl. technical requirements
signup details for alternative examinations
maximum number of participants
Details in degree program Master Medientechnologie 2013
module namePhysiological Optics and Psychophysics
examination number2300120
credit points3
on-campus program (h)22
self-study (h)68
obligationobligatory module
examoral examination performance, 30 minutes
details of the certificate
alternative examination performance due to COVID-19 regulations incl. technical requirements
signup details for alternative examinations
maximum number of participants