Schedule of Lectures, Exams, & Assignments: FALL 2017

Date

Lecture Topic

Text Readings and E-Workbook

M 9/4



 

W 9/6

No Class Meeting (Labor Day)



Introduction

To access the online textbook, workbook quizzes,
you need to purchase a MUS 1520 User License
from MyCoursePack.com

The Genesis of Rock and Roll

The 9 Online quizzes must be done by Mon 12/11 but
- Quizzes 1, 2 & 3 should be done before Exam 1
- Quizzes 4, 5 & 6 should be done before Exam 2

- Quizzes 7, 8 & 9 should be done before the Final.

 

 

 

 

 Chapter 1 (This link is provided as a courtesy to
give you time to purchase a user license)

M 9/11

W 9/13

The Genesis of Rock and Roll

Pop Rock of the 50s and 60s

Chapter 1

Ch. 2 (online assignment for Ch.1 now available)

M 9/18

W 9/20

Pop Rock of the 50s and 60s

1962-66: US Pop-Rock vs. Britain

Ch. 2

Ch. 3 (online assignment for Ch.2 now available)

M 9/25

W 9/27

1962-66: US Pop-Rock vs. Britain

1962-66: US Pop-Rock vs. Britain

Ch. 3
Ch. 3
(online assignment for Ch.3 now available)

M 10/2

W 10/4

1962-66: US Pop-Rock vs. Britain
EXAM 1 (Chaps 1-3; bring #2 pencil)

Ch. 3
(to prepare, see online review for Exam 1)

M 10/9

W 10/11

Soul Music
Soul Music

Ch. 4
Ch. 4

M 10/16

W 10/18

Soul Music
Folk-Rock, Psychedelia & Woodstock

Ch. 4 (online assignment for Ch.4 now available)
Ch. 5

M 10/23

W 10/25

Folk-Rock, Psychedelia & Woodstock
Folk-Rock, Psychedelia & Woodstock

Ch. 5
Ch. 5
(online assignment for Ch.5now available)

M 10/30

W 11/1

The 70s

The 70s (last day to drop WMU classes)

Ch. 6

Ch. 6 (online assignment for Ch.6 now available)

M 11/6

W 11/8

The 70s

EXAM 2 (Chaps. 4-6; bring #2 pencil)

Ch. 6

(to prepare, see online review for Exam 2)

M 11/13

W 11/15

Punk
Punk

Ch. 7
Ch. 7
(online assignment for Ch.7 now available)

M 11/20

W 11/22

No Class Meeting (but WMU still is open)

No Class Meeting (Thanksgiving break)

M 11/27

W 11/29

The 80s: MTV and The New Wave

The 80s: MTV and The New Wave

Ch. 8
Ch. 8
(online assignment for Ch.8 now available)

M 12/4

W 12/6

The Mid-80s-90s: Alternative and Rap

The Mid-80s-90s: Alternative and Rap

Ch. 9 (all online assignments now available)

Ch. 10

M 12/11

FINAL EXAM 7:15-9:15PM
(covers Chapters1-10 and all videos)

(to prepare, see online review for Final Exam)

--Extra credit due before exam starts
ALL QUIZZES DUE TODAY