Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2019

     

PHYS 144 001 (CRN: 12815)

THE PHYSICS OF MUSIC AND SOUND

Long Title: THE PHYSICS OF MUSIC AND SOUND
Department: Physics and Astronomy
Instructor: Toffoletto, Frank R.
Meeting: 10:50AM - 12:05PM TR MLC 101 (26-AUG-2019 - 6-DEC-2019) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Distribution Group: Distribution Group III
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Section Max Enrollment: 22
Section Enrolled: 22
Enrollment data as of: 30-JAN-2023 9:59PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
Final Exam Time:
18-DEC-2019  
7:00PM - 10:00PM W HBH 227
 
Description: This course explores our scientific understanding of sound and music by studying the properties of sound and its production by a variety of musical instruments. Additional topics include an analysis of musical scales, the physiology of hearing, and the technology of sound reproduction. For non-science and non-engineering majors.