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Approx. 14 hours to complete
English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

Introduction and Students of the Blues

3 hours to complete
12 videos (Total 127 min), 4 readings
12 videos
Organizing the Biography and Music11m
The Rise of British Blues11m
The Early Stones10m
Andrew Loog Oldham12m
First Singles and EP14m
Success in the UK, Slow Progress in the US7m
The Debut Album: The Rolling Stones9m
More Singles and an EP in 196416m
12 x 56m
SCU: “Tell Me”, “Good Times, Bad Times”, “Congratulations”11m
Week 1: Rolling Stones Books9m
4 readings
Welcome10m
General Overview10m
Grading Scheme10m
About the Professor10m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

The Year of Satisfaction

2 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 104 min)
9 videos
Stones Singles, Late 1964 and 19655m
Rolling Stones LPs, No. 2 and Now! and Another EP15m
SCU: “As Tears Go By”, “Heart of Stone”, “The Last Time”14m
The Second Half of 1965, Allen Klein, and Tour Madness13m
Out of Our Heads11m
Late 1965: Singles and December’s Children6m
SCU: “Satisfaction”, “The Spider and the Fly”, “Get Off Of My Cloud”18m
Week 2: Rolling Stones Movies7m
1 practice exercise
Quiz - Modules 1 & 230m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

The Music Matures

2 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 99 min)
8 videos
1966 Overview7m
Aftermath15m
SCU: “19th Nervous Breakdown”, “Paint It Black”, “Mother’s Little Helper”, “Under My Thumb”17m
Early 196711m
Between the Buttons11m
SCU: “Have You Seen Your Mother”, “Baby”, “Let’s Spend the Night Together”, “Ruby Tuesday”, “Cool, Calm, Collected”19m
Week Three: Instruments of The Rolling Stones11m
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Psychedelia and Beyond

2 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 96 min)
7 videos
Summer Flowers and Singles5m
Their Satanic Majesties Request10m
SCU: “We Love You”, “Dandelion”, “In Another Land”, “The Lantern”, “She’s A Rainbow”, “2000 Light Years From Home”20m
1968 in Review8m
Beggars Banquet14m
SCU: “Jumpin’ Jack Flash”, “Street Fighting Man”, “No Expectations”, “Sympathy for the Devil”20m
1 practice exercise
Quiz - Modules 3 & 430m

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