Physics 109 Fall 2019 Reference Page

Title: 
Physics in the Arts
Course Number: 
109
Instructor: 
Pupa Gilbert
Francis Halzen
Student Type: 
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. Enroll Info: 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
Prerequisites: 
None
Lecture Place and Time: 
MW 13:20-14:10, 2241 CHAMBERLIN
MW 14:25-15:15, 2241 CHAMBERLIN
Final Exam Date and Time: 
Saturday, December 14, 2019 12:25pm to 2:25pm
Textbooks: 
Physics in the Arts, Revised edition by Gilbert and Haeberli Elsevier 2008, ISBN 0123918782
Designations
Level: 
Elementary
Breadth: 
Physical Science
L&S Credit Type: 
Counts for L&S degree
Gen-Ed: 
Quantitative Reasoning Part B
Honors section available
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