Approximate Schedule of Lectures & Assignments: SPRING 2018

 

Date

Lecture Topic

Text Readings and E-Workbook

M 1/18


W 1/10

Introduction


The Genesis of Rock and Roll

To access the online textbook, workbook
quizzes and ancillaries you need to purchase a
MUS 1520 (on campus) User License from MyCoursePack.com

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

- Quizzes 1, 2 & 3 MUST be done before Exam 1
- Quizzes 4, 5 & 6 MUST be done before Exam 2

- Quizzes 7, 8 & 9 MUST be done by the Final.

M 1/15

 

W 1/17

No Class Meeting (ML King Holiday)

 

The Genesis of Rock and Roll

Schedule of MLK Events at WMU

 

Chapter 1

M 1/22

 

W 1/24

Pop Rock of the 50s and 60s

 

Pop Rock of the 50s and 60s

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

 

Ch. 2

M 1/29

 

W 1/31

1962-66: US Pop-Rock vs. Britain

 

1962-66: US Pop-Rock vs. Britain

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

 

Ch. 3

M 2/5

 

W 2/7

1962-66: US Pop-Rock vs. Britain

 

1962-66: US Pop-Rock vs. Britain

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

 

Ch. 3

M 2/12

 

W 2/14

EXAM 1 (Chaps 1-3; bring #2 pencil)

 

Soul Music

(to prepare, see online review for Exam 1)
- Online quizzes 1, 2 & 3 are due today

 

Ch. 4

M 2/19

 

W 2/21

Soul Music

 

Soul Music

Ch. 4

 

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

M 2/26

 

W 2/28

Folk-Rock, Psychedelia & Woodstock
 

Folk-Rock, Psychedelia & Woodstock

Ch. 5
 

Ch. 5

3/5&3/7

Spring Recess (No class meetings)
 

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M 3/12

 

W 3/14

NO CLASS MEETING

 

Folk-Rock, Psychedelia & Woodstock

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

M 3/19

 

W 3/21

The 70s

 

The 70s

Ch. 6

 

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

M 3/26

 

W 3/28

The 70s

 

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

Ch. 6

 

(to prepare, see online review for Exam 2)
- Online quizzes 4, 4 & 6 are due today

M 4/2

 

W 4/4

Punk

 

Punk

Ch. 7

 

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

M 4/9

 

W 4/11

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 4/16

W 4/18

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

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

Ch. 9 (online assignment for Ch.9 now available)

Ch. 9

M 4/23

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

(to prepare, see online review for Final Exam)

--Extra credit verification due before exam starts)
- Online quizzes 7, 8 & 9 are due today