The Use of Sound Control Fenestrations In Building Design

The Use of Sound Control Fenestrations In Building Design

This course will review the basic science of sound and sound control, including ratings of acoustic performance, testing & certification of acoustic fenestration products. Considerations and methods when designing buildings and their systems will be covered as well.

Learning Objectives: 
  1. Analyze the need for and purpose of acoustic fenestration in building design and construction
  2. Define the basic science of sound and sound control
  3. List the various ratings of acoustic performance
  4. Explain testing and certification of acoustic fenestration products
  5. Describe the design considerations and methods of testing acoustic performance of fenestration products
  6. Recognize the types of acoustic fnestrations available on the market
  7. Describe the acoustics as a system within the building design
Design Category: 
(08) Doors, Windows and Openings
AIA Course Number: 
ATR08A
Delivery Format: 
Slide Show - No Audio
Device Format: 
Desktop/Laptop
Tablet
Course & Quiz Details: 

10 Multiple Choice and True/False Questions

A score of 80% or higher is required to receive a certificate of completion