London South Bank University

London South Bank University

Acoustics and Noise Control (level 7)

The general principles of acoustics module provides a foundation for further study and deals with the nature and behaviour of sound and vibration (its measurement) response of humans to sound and vibration; and basic noise control engineering; whilst the project presents an opportunity to carry out an individual study in the area of acoustics.

Entry requirements

A degree in a science, engineering or construction-related subject; or Environmental Health Officer's diploma; alternative qualifications, with related professional experience, may be acceptable.

Course modules

General principles of acoustics; laboratory module; project; plus 2 specialist modules from: regulation and assessment of noise; noise and vibration control engineering; building acoustics; environmental noise: measurement, prediction and control.

Assessment methods

Students are assessed by both coursework and examination.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
Professional Postgraduate Diploma Part-time - 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Southwark Campus Kensington and Chelsea SE1 0AA South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
0800 923 8888