PH 102 Physics of Sound and Music
3 cr. (2-0-2)
- Applies toward the division III foundations of natural sciences - mathematics liberal studies requirement.
Prerequisite: High school algebra (freshman year).
A diverse look at the analysis of sound and its production, wave properties, resonance, musical instruments, concert hall acoustics, electronics, recording, speech and hearing. Laboratory exercises will supplement many of the ideas. Faculty in music; speech, language and hearing sciences and performance studies participate.
Note: This course may not be taken for credit toward the physics major or minor.