Acoustics for Musicians Fall 2018 Reference Page

Title: 
Acoustics for Musicians
Course Number: 
371
Instructor: 
Paul Terry
Student Type: 
Undergraduate
Course Description: 
Intended for music students who wish to learn about physical basis of sound, sound perception, musical scales, musical instruments, and room acoustics. May not be taken by Physics majors to count as physics credit. Enroll Info: Completion of QR-A, High school algebra. Intended primarily for musicians and others with some music background
Prerequisites: 
None
Lecture Place and Time: 
TR 11:00-11:50am, 2223 Chamberlin Hall
Final Exam Date and Time: 
Wednesday, December 19, 2018 12:25pm to 2:25pm
Textbooks: 
The Acoustical Foundations of Music, 2nd edition by John Backus Norton 1997, ISBN 0393090965
Musical Acoustics, 3rd edition by Donald Hall Brooks/Cole 2002, ISBN 0534377289
Designations
Level: 
Intermediate
Breadth: 
Physical Sciences
L&S Credit Type: 
C
Gen-Ed: 
Quant Reasoning B
Honors section available
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