Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020

PHY 102 Sound and Light(RLA)

3 class hours, 2 laboratory hours; 4 credits. Study of sources, transmission, and reception of sound and light. Application to music, art, and photography. Topics to be discussed will include the general nature of waves, optical and musical instruments, pigments, physics of seeing and hearing, and other related subjects. (scientific analysis). Prerequisite: MTH 015 or MTH 020 or an appropriate score on the CUNY Mathematics Assessment Test.