Jan 28, 2022  
College Catalog 2021-2022 
    
College Catalog 2021-2022

AMATH 161V - Mathematics for Band Instrument Repair


3 Credits
Students learn how to measure woodwind pads using fractional and metric systems and operate calipers, micrometers, and other measuring tools as they relate to band instrument repair. Students learn business math applications as they relate to the band instrument service technician.

Course Outcomes
  1. Analyze and calculate measurements of items related to the field of musical instrument repair.
  2. Demonstrate ability to take consistent accurate measurements, using digital calipers, dial calipers, and micrometers.
  3. Measure and calculate the screw pitch of a presented screw for the purpose of replicating that screw.
  4. Demonstrate knowledge of the common systems for the measurement of woodwind pads