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Musical Acoustics from an Audiological Standpoint: A Refresher, Presented in Partnership with AAMHL

Course: #23681 Level: Intermediate1 Hour 70 Reviews
Recorded Webinar

This presentation is part of a 3-part series in partnership with Association of Adult Musicians with Hearing Loss on the topic, Making the Musical Connection: Programming Hearing Devices for Music Listening and Music Performance. This first course in the series will provide an overview of musical acoustics to consider from an audiological perspective. The basic acoustics of musical instruments will be discussed and shown to be very similar to the basic acoustic principles that are used in hearing aid technology. This course will be open captioned.

Please note: You may earn ABA Tier 1 credits for this course if you complete it as part of course 24667, "Making the Musical Connection: Programming Hearing Devices for Music Listening and Music Performance." Course 24667 contains recordings of three events from this series presented by AudiologyOnline in Partnership with AAMHL. ABA Tier 1 CEUs can be earned only when all modules are completed as part of course 24667.

Course created on May 14, 2014

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CEUs/Hours Offered: AAA/0.1 Intermediate; ACAud/1.0; AHIP/1.0; BAA/1.0; CAA/1.0; Calif SLPAB/1.0; IHS/1.0; Kansas, LTS-S0035/1.0; NZAS/1.0; SAC/1.0

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAs a result of this Continuing Education Activity, participants will be able to explain how to apply well known hearing aid acoustics to the analysis of musical instruments
  • checkmarkAs a result of this Continuing Education Activity, participants will be able to explain how a spectrum of a musical instrument would look like, based on simple acoustical principles.
  • checkmarkAs a result of this Continuing Education Activity, participants will be able to select hearing aid settings that will be responsive to different musical instruments

Agenda

0-5 Minutes Introduction
5-15 Minutes Standing Waves
15-25 Minutes Impedance and damping
25-35 Minutes Acoustic transformer effect
35-45 Minutes Pinna effect and high frequency reflection
45-55 Minutes Comparing acoustic laws of musical instruments to speech acoustics and hearing aid acoustics
55-60 Minutes Summary; Q and A

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Presenter Disclosure: Financial: Marshall Chasin received funding from Widex to perform an independent study of the effects of a technology to improve music listening (published in Jan 2014 Hearing Review). Dr. Chasin is the author of the book “Hearing Loss in Musicians,” which does touch on some of the technologies and clinical strategies discussed in the course. In lieu of an honorarium, AudiologyOnline is making a donation to AAMHL on Dr. Chasin's behalf. Non-Financial: Marshall Chasin is a Board Member at-Large for the Association of Adult Musicians with Hearing Loss.

Sponsor Disclosure: This course is presented by AudiologyOnline in partnership with the Association of Adult Musicians with Hearing Loss (AAMHL).

Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.

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American Academy of Audiology

American Academy of Audiology

AudiologyOnline is approved by the American Academy of Audiology to offer Academy CEUs for this activity. The program is worth a maximum of 0.1 CEUs. Academy approval of this continuing education activity is based on course content only and does not imply endorsement of course content, specific products, or clinical procedure, or adherence of the event to the Academy's Code of Ethics. Any views that are presented are those of the presenter/CE Provider and not necessarily of the American Academy of Audiology.


Australian College of Audiology

Australian College of Audiology

AudiologyOnline courses are approved for Continuing Education Points by the Australian College of Audiology. Automatic ACAud Approval Number 20000. This course is offered for 1 CEP.


Association of Hearing Instrument Practitioners of Ontario

Association of Hearing Instrument Practitioners of Ontario

The Association of Hearing Instrument Practitioners of Ontario (AHIP) represents and guide its members in their practice which include, the testing and selecting, fitting and dispensing hearing instruments and associated devices in the best interest of the hard of hearing of Ontario. Audiology Online is an approved provider of approved educational activities for AHIP Members. One hour of coursework equals 1 Continuing Education Unit (CEU).


British Academy of Audiology

British Academy of Audiology

This course has been accredited with 1 CPD point/s by the British Academy of Audiology.


Canadian Academy of Audiology

Canadian Academy of Audiology

The Canadian Academy of Audiology (CAA) supports and assists its members in the attainment of continuing education towards an individual professional development plan as required by their Provincial Regulatory Colleges and Provincial Associations. Audiology Online is an approved provider of educational activities for CAA members. Each hour of activity may be counted as one Continuous Learning Activity Credit (or equivalent) as allowed by the applicable regulatory college or association.


California Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology Board

AudiologyOnline.com is approved by the California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board as a Continuing Professional Development Provider, approval number PDP 267. This course may meet the requirements for 1 hours of continuing education credit for audiologists as required by the California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology and Hearing Aid Dispensers Board. The responsibility for determining whether or not this specific course counts toward an individual's requirements for license renewal is up to the individual. Please refer to the CA state board rules regarding allowable topics and self-study limits: http://www.speechandhearing.ca.gov/licensees/ce_req.shtml


International Hearing Society

International Hearing Society

This program is approved by the International Hearing Society and its educational committee, the International Institute for Hearing Instruments Studies. To learn more about earning IHS CE Credit, click here.


Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services

Kansas Department of Health and Environment: Approved for 1 continuing education clock hours for Kansas licensed Audiologists by the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services. Long-Term Sponsorship number LTS-S0035.


New Zealand Audiological Society

New Zealand Audiological Society

This course is offered for 1.0 Continuing Education points through the New Zealand Audiological Society.


Speech-Language & Audiology Canada

Speech-Language & Audiology Canada

Clinically certified members of Speech-Language & Audiology Canada (SAC) can accumulate continuing education equivalents (CEEs) for their participation with AudiologyOnline. One hour of coursework equals 1 CEE. All SAC members are encouraged to participate in on-going education.