Earth studies 224

Module code AAL 224
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Module content

Environmental filters and forecasting techniques:
Sound: the physical nature of sound, physiology of hearing, sound and noise sources, transfer, absorption and isolation, noise control; measurement, levels, frequency analysis, A-loading, room acoustics, reverberation periods.
Light: properties of natural light, design criteria, daylight factors, diffusion, quality, energy requirements and saving.

Module credits 4.00
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Contact time 3 lectures per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Architecture
Period of presentation Quarter 4

The information published here is subject to change and may be amended after the publication of this information. The General Regulations (G Regulations) apply to all faculties of the University of Pretoria. It is expected of students to familiarise themselves well with these regulations as well as with the information contained in the General Rules section. Ignorance concerning these regulations and rules will not be accepted as an excuse for any transgression.

Copyright © University of Pretoria 2024. All rights reserved.

FAQ's Email Us Virtual Campus Share Cookie Preferences