Material Detail

Properties of Sound and Noise

Properties of Sound and Noise

This instructional module consists of 3 audio-narrated lectures (83 minutes total), a printable version of the slides, and a 20-question self test. It covers a quantitative explanation of the basic properties of sound and noise: level, frequency, and propagation in air. It would be suitable for use in a graduate or undergraduate course in environmental science, occupational health, industrial or environmental engineering, or audiology.... Show More


  • Editor Reviews
  • User Rating
  • Comments
  • Learning Exercises
  • Bookmark Collections
  • Course ePortfolios
  • Accessibility Info

More about this material


Log in to participate in the discussions or sign up if you are not already a MERLOT member.