Summer Programme #2 - Electronics for Audio


This programme aims at presenting audio power amplification and signal processing for audio. It is supported by illustrative practical projects and its participants will develop a fully functional BlueTooth speaker.

Required skills and degree

The programme is designed for second or third year Bachelor’s students in electrical engineering. Other international university students with basic knowledge in electronics (transistors, RLC circuits) can apply. 


Teaching language

All courses are taught in English. A course on the discovery of French language and culture will be scheduled each morning. Participants are not required to have any notion of the French language.


Participants are required to attend all courses to receive 3 ECTS.

Maximum number of participants

The programme will accept a maximum of 25 participants.


Tuition fees

The tuition fee for the “IoT : From Sensors to Decision and Action” summer programme depends on the time of registration. It includes tuition, social and cultural events and a local public transport pass valid for the duration of the programme. Accommodation, transport to and from Angers are not included. For an extra cost, accommodation in students’ hostels can be arranged.

    Early bird
(until 15/6/2020)
(from 16/6/2020)
Tuition fee 900€ 1100€
Accommodation (optional) 400€ 500€

  Preliminary Schedule

This tentative schedule is subject to change.
Each day will start with a short one hour course on French language and culture.


Monday 6 july 2020
Welcome and presentation of the programme
Social and Cultural Event : Visit of the city

Tuesday 7 July 2020
Lecture: Class A linear amplifier
Lab: Designing a class A linear amplifier

Wednesday 8 July 2020
Lab: Laser Cutting and 3D printing
Visit: Angers Fab Lab – Cité de l’Objet Connecté

Thursday 9 July 2020
Lecture: Class A amplifiers

Friday 10 July 2020
Lab: Simulation of a Class A amplifier
Social and Cultural Event: Canoeing the rivers of Anjou

Saturday 11 July 2020
Free time

Sunday 12 July 2020
Free time


Monday 13 July 2020
Lab: Simulation of a Class A amplifier
Lab: Design of a Class A amplifier

Tuesday 14 July 2020
French national day - Free time

Wednesday 15 July 2020
Lecture: Digital signal processing for audio
Lab: Digital Signal Processing for audio

Thursday 16 July 2020
Lab: Real Time Signal Processing for audio
Lab: Finalisation of the project

Friday 17 July 2020
Social and Cultural Event: Cultural visit and farewell dinner


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