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    Vassar College
  Feb 21, 2018
Catalogue 2017-2018
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PHYS 110 - Science of Sound

1 unit(s)
An exploration of the basic nature of sound, including the transmission and reception of sound, pitch, quality (timbre), loudness, musical intervals, musical instruments, building acoustics, and modern research in sound and acoustics. These topics are covered through a combination of lecture, group discussion, and hands-on investigation. There are no science prerequisites for this course, except a willingness to explore physics fundamentals through the lens of acoustics. David Bradley.

Not offered in 2017/18.

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