PHY 140 The Physics of Sound

Harmonic motion, waves, perception and measurement of sound, the physics of musical instruments and human voice, electrical reproduction of sound, acoustics of rooms, and environmental noise. 

Credits:

3.5

Hours

4 (3 lecture, 1 lab)

Requirement Designation

Life and Physical Sciences or Scientific World

Offered

Fall-Spring

Notes

Note: Recommended for undergraduate students of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences to fulfill the requirements for ASHA certification. It is also appropriate for students who are interested in the physics of music.