ACOUSTICS PERFORMANCE OF BUILDINGS
Learning outcomes of the course unit
To introduce the students to the basic concepts acoustics in terms of passive acoustic requirements for buildings.
Course contents summary
Fundamental acoustic quantities. The propagation of sound outdoors and
in confined environments. Acoustic properties of materials. Passive acoustic performance of buildings.
R. Spagnolo (a cura di), Manuale di acustica applicata, De Agostini Scuola - Città Studi Edizioni, Torino (2008).
The course is divided into lectures and tutorials.
Assessment methods and criteria
Presentation and discussion of project work.