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Physics in the Arts

This course examines the underlying physics involved in photography and music. Main topics include waves, reflection and refraction, lenses, the eye, oscillations and resonance, the ear, and musical instruments. Lectures and one laboratory period per week. Basic algebra and geometry knowledge are assumed.

Core Curriculum Designation: PN
Grade Basis: Letter Grade
Credits: 4.0