This course is designed for students with minimal or no guitar playing experience. Chords and melodies are taught using tab and conventional music notation. From modern day pop to classic rock songs of the 1960s, this course touches on a wide variety of musical styles; additionally, students will be given the opportunity to learn how to play their own favourites as well. Students will be taught the history of rock and roll music and the important role that the guitar has played over the past century. By the finish of this beginner course, students will have acquired the necessary skills to jam around a campfire or impress their friends and family.