78.390 Acoustics & Psychoacoustics

Acoustics & Psychoacoustics

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 7392
Status Active

The physical attributes of sound and acoustic measurement; displacement, time, velocity, acceleration, force, energy, resonance, wave shapes and spectral energy distribution are examined for most instruments; acoustic properties of the ear and enclosed environments; acoustic measurements and instruments. The interrelationships and differences of physical acoustics and psychoacoustics are stressed.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Pre-Reqs: 78.310 Intro to Recording, 92.132Calculus II, and 95.101 Introductory Physics; Co-Req: 78.360 Critical Listening