INTD222. ACOUSTICS DESIGN (3 CR.: 3 LEC)

This course covers the fundamentals of architectural acoustics. Topics include: sound generation and propagates; human sound perceptions; sound level descriptors; acoustic properties of materials and their place in the development of holistic design concepts. Students apply acoustic design criteria, methods, and materials to spaces for various activities and functions, such as theatres, classrooms, auditorium, open-plan office, etc.