Principles of Sound & Acoustics AUD1010T


This course will provide students with a complete introduction into the principles of sound through a study of acoustics. During this course students will be introduced to physics principles, wave propagation and auditory perception.

This is a certificate course which means that students who successfully complete the course will receive a Certificate of Completion from Metalworks Institute. However, this course cannot be applied as a credit towards Metalworks Institute's Online Diploma Programs.

Course Overview


All of Metalworks Institute's courses are organized into Modules. Click each module below to see the topics covered in that module.

In this learning module, students will be provided with a broad introduction to the physics of sound including the dual nature of sound, transmission of sound, waveforms, frequency and pitch, amplitude, wavelength, harmonic content, and overtones.


Required Hardware (minimum):

  • Laptop Computer:
    Mac or PC
  • Up to date operating system
  • Web Cam
  • Built-in Microphone

 Additional Supplies

  • Headphones 


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