Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Musical Arithmetics and Sound Systems MUZ 213 3 2 + 0 2 2
Precondition Courses <p>Sound Physics</p>
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Öğr.Gör. KORKUTALP BİLGİN
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants
Course Category Available Basic Education in the Field
Course Objective

Musical scales, intervals and ways to calculate perdes, details of various tone systems

Course Content

Basic mathematical calculations regarding music, ratio, proportion, logarithm, connection of arithmetical calculations with acoustics, calculation of intervals, types and calculation of tone systems

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Gives the mathematical ability to calculate musical intervals, pitches and tone systems Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Self Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
2 Calculation of musical intervals and tones are learned. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
3 Overall knowledge about different tone systems are earned. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
4 Gains insight about the coherences and incoherences of musical theory and musical practice. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Brain Storming, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Prime numbers, rational and irrational numbers
2 Logarithm, statistics
3 Physics and music
4 Calculations with musical intervals
5 Musical interval units, tuning and transposition
6 The concept of tone system and calculation methods
7 Pentatonic systems, Pythagoras system
8 Midterm exam
9 Zarlino system and just intonation systems
10 Temperements, equal temperements
11 Turkish maqam music tone systems, Safi al-Din system, Cantemir system
12 Turkish maqam music tone systems, Yekta-Arel-Ezgi-Uzdilek system
13 Turkish maqam music tone systems, Töre-Karadeniz system and other systems
14 Overall repetition
Resources
Course Notes
Course Resources

Müzik Aritmetiği ve Ses Sistemleri - M. Kemal Karaosmanoğlu

Müzik Fiziği - Ayhan Zeren

Ses İşçiliği - Paul Hindemith

Tretise on Harmony - Rameau

Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 It learns music by researching all aspects of it, reaches knowledge and synthesis, creates a critical perspective that can perceive his environment and the world with the perspective required by the age. X
2 It learns music by researching all aspects of it, reaches knowledge and synthesis, creates a critical perspective that can perceive his environment and the world with the perspective required by the age. X
3 It deals with the art of music in many dimensions such as education, aesthetics and history, examines it and reaches conclusions.
4 It follows innovations in note writing and music technologies. Has the ability to use technological possibilities in carrying traditional music and today's music to the future.
5 Analyzes the music culture, which is a very important element of the national culture, in a historical perspective and carries it into the future.
6 Has the ability to convey the characteristics of musicology to listener groups who are not experts or experts, by using effective communication techniques of public relations on issues related to her field. X
7 Has the ability to use technological possibilities in carrying the traditional music and today's music to the future. X
8 By analyzing popular culture based on scientific knowledge, he has the ability to critically analyze the art created by popular culture.
9 Has a foreign language knowledge enough to follow foreign sources related to his field and communicate with colleagues (European Language Portfolio Scale, Level B1).
10 Besides western music theory and solfege, it equips Turkish music theory and solfege, history, literature and instrumental knowledge. X
11 Gives the methods and techniques of questioning, analyzing and synthesizing the subjects of music science. X
12 Gives social, scientific and ethical values ??in the stages of collecting, interpreting and announcing scientific data in the field of musicology. X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 60
1. Kısa Sınav 10
2. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Ödev 20
Total 100
1. Final 50
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 2 32
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 0 0
Mid-terms 1 1 1
Quiz 2 1 2
Assignment 1 2 2
Final examination 1 2 2
Total Workload 39
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 1.56
dersAKTSKredisi 2