Physics in the Arts Fall 2017 Reference Page

Course Number: 
109
Instructor: 
A. Balantekin,
Pupa Gilbert
Level: 
Undergraduate
Course Description: 
A course on sound and light for non-science majors. The nature of sound and sound perception; fundamentals of harmony, musical scales, and musical instruments. Studies of light including lenses, photography, color perception, and color mixing. Two lectures and one two-hour lab per week.
Class Notes: 
MID-TERM EXAMS: Wednesday, Oct. 11th, Nov. 15, and Dec. 13th.
Prerequisites: 
Completion of QR-A. High school algebra & geometry. Not open to students who have had an intermediate or advanced level physics course, including Physics 371. Open to Freshmen
Lecture Place and Time: 
MW 1:20-2:10pm, 2241 Chamberlin Hall
MW 2:25-3:15pm, 2241 Chamberlin Hall
Final Exam Date and Time: 
Tuesday, December 19, 2017 7:45am to 9:45am
Textbooks: 
Physics in the Arts-Revised Edition, Revised edition by Gilbert&Haeberli Academinc Press 2011, ISBN 0123918782
Lab Notes, Available At University Bookstore
©2013 Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System