An American Institute of Architects (AIA) Continuing Education Course By BASWA acoustic
Course Description: A successful architect is mindful of acoustics and its effects on the health and welfare of the occupants for whom the space is being designed. Attendees will become familiar with these effects, how to manipulate interior acoustics, and the importance of accounting for acoustics early in the project.
Become aware of the health and psychological effects of interior acoustics.
Understand the principles of sound: Reverberation, Reflection, Absorption and NRC Ratings.
Recognize the importance of accounting for acoustics early in the design phase.
Be knowledgeable of the current requirements, codes, mandates, and regulations regarding interior acoustics.
Course code: BASWA2017