Schedule of Lectures, Exams, & Assignments: FALL 2015

Date

Lecture Topic

Text Readings and E-Workbook

M 9/7



W 9/9

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

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

The 9 Online quizzes must be done by Mon 12/14, 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.

M 9/14

W 9/17

The Genesis of Rock and Roll

The Genesis of Rock and Roll

Chapter 1

Chapter 1

M 9/21

W 9/23

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 9/28

W 9/30

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 10/5

W 10/7

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 10/12

W 10/14

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

Soul Music

(to prepare, see online review for Exam 1)

Ch. 4

M 10/19

W 10/21

Soul Music

Soul Music

Ch. 4

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

M 10/26

W 10/28

Folk-Rock, Psychedelia & Woodstock

Folk-Rock, Psychedelia & Woodstock

Ch. 5

Ch. 5

M 11/2

W 11/4

Folk-Rock, Psychedelia & Woodstock

The 70s

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

Ch. 6

M 11/9

W 11/11

The 70s (last day to drop a WMU class)

The 70s

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

Ch. 6

M 11/16

W 11/18

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

Punk

(to prepare, see online review for Exam 2)

Ch. 7

M 11/23

W 11/25

Punk

No Class Meeting (Thanksgiving break)

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

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M 11/30

W 12/2

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 12/7

W 12/9

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

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

Ch. 9 (all online assignments now available)

Ch. 10

M 12/14

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