Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite
This course will closely examine the history and development of American popular music,
and its integration with general culture and society. This course will include identification
and analysis of blues, rock, R&B, Reggae, Hip Hop, Latin Rock, and other musical genres.
Letter Grade Only
Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 838 or ENGL 848 or ESL 400.
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area E5c
(CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)