Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Sound Pyhsics MZK 001 0 2 + 0 2 0
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Arş.Gör. İSMET EMRE YÜCEL
Course Lecturers Arş.Gör. İSMET EMRE YÜCEL,
Course Assistants
Course Category Available Basic Education in the Field
Course Objective

The purpose of this course is to give basic knowledge about how sound occurs from the sources, disseminate in the environments, and perceived by the human auditory system. 

Course Content

Frequency, period, basic motion, How sound occurs, spread, perceived. Basic sound, complex sounds, musical instruments as a sound sourcess. Acoustical principles (Pitch, timbre, vibrato)  

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 The students can use basic knowledge about how sound occurs, spread and perceived. Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
2 The students get basic knowledge about physics of music and acoustics. Lecture, Question-Answer, Drilland Practice, Testing, Homework,
3 The students get knowledge about how sounds occur while playing instruments. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
4 The students know basic principles and concepts about acoustics. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
5 The students can apply knowledges about musical perception into his/her works. Lecture, Question-Answer, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Basic principles of Sound Physics
2 Music and Physics
3 Occurrence Sound 1
4 Occurrence Sound 2
5 Occurrence Sound 3
6 Transmission of Sound
7 Perception of Sound 1
8 Perception of Sound 2
9 Sound Sources
10 Instrument Sound 1
11 Instrument Sound 2
12 Environmental
13 Perception of Musical Sounds
14 Perception of Music
Course Notes <p>[1] AYHAN ZEREN;&nbsp;M&uuml;zik Fiziği, Pan Yayıncılık, İstanbul, 2003.&nbsp;</p>
Course Resources

2] CENK DENKTAŞ, EFE Akedemi Yayınları, Ankara, 2020.

Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Will be trained in the field of Turkish culture and art.
2 Grows up as an artist in the area of the instrument preferred by Turkish music.
3 Will be raised about the evil eye and repertoire of Turkish music.
4 Gains knowledge of Western music, piano and harmony.
5 Represents Turkish music art on platforms where Turkish music is performed.
7 Have an academic perspective in the field of Turkish music.
8 Contributes to the social life of society with its art.
8 Have an universally possess academic ethics and principles.
9 Contributes to Turkish music culture and art.
10 Recognizes world music, gains music culture in this field.
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 50
1. Ödev 15
1. Kısa Sınav 20
2. Ödev 15
Total 100
1. Final 50
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Assignment 2 5 10
Quiz 1 5 5
Mid-terms 1 5 5
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 2 32
Final examination 1 10 10
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 1 16
Total Workload 78
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 3.12
dersAKTSKredisi 0