Course Description


PH 102 Physics of Sound and Music
3 cr. (2-0-2)
Offered: Winter
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.