Self Improvement

Continuing Education & Workforce Development
 
NC 1 HOME SAFETY FOR OLDER ADULTS No Fee No Credit. Lecture 6 hours. Most accidents occur in the home. Learn ways to make all areas of the home safer and more secure. Includes safety factors and recommendations, most common home injuries and problems, fall prevention tips, disaster kits, and security measures. [ND]
NC 1 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
  NC 1 E1 09:00AM-12:00PM S EXT Acosta,John 2 22*
EXTENSION SITE - SATURDAY
Begins: 12/7/2013 Ends: 12/14/2013
*Open seats as of Friday, November 1, 2013 8:27 AM
NC 37 PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT FOR OLDER ADULTS No Fee No Credit. Designed to develop and enhance the emotional and/or psychological well-being in the older adult. Includes coping with the loss of significant others; disability and limited independence; loneliness; developing personal strength, confidence, and assertiveness. [ND]
NC 37 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
  NC 37 E1 09:00AM-11:30AM M EXT Acosta,John 16 6*
EXTENSION SITE - DAY
Begins: 8/26/2013 Ends: 12/9/2013
*Open seats as of Friday, November 1, 2013 8:27 AM
NC 108 INTRODUCTION TO ACADEMIC ESL I No Fee No Credit. Lecture 24 hours. Introduces the first in a series of three courses designed to prepare non-native English speakers for the ESL certificate program. Utilizes the corpus of 500-600 words. Focuses on fluency in conversation, reading, and writing, and vocabulary development. [ND]
NC 108 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
  NC 108 E1 01:00PM-02:30PM TTH EXT Bartels,Nancy 8 0*
EXTENSION SITE - DAY
Begins: 8/20/2013 Ends: 10/8/2013
*Open seats as of Friday, November 1, 2013 8:27 AM
NC 109 INTRODUCTION TO ACADEMIC ESL II No Fee No Credit. Lecture 24 hours. Second in a series of three courses designed to prepare non-native English speakers for the ESL certificate program. Utilizes the corpus of 600-1000 words. Focuses on fluency in conversation, reading, and writing, and vocabulary development. [ND]
NC 109 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
  NC 109 50 08:00AM-11:00AM S 1620 Bartels,Nancy 8 15*
MAIN CAMPUS - SATURDAY
Begins: 8/24/2013 Ends: 10/12/2013
*Open seats as of Friday, November 1, 2013 8:27 AM
  NC 109 E1 11:30AM-01:00PM MW EXT Bartels,Nancy 9 0*
EXTENSION SITE - DAY
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 10/14/2013
*Open seats as of Friday, November 1, 2013 8:27 AM
NC 110 INTRODUCTION TO ACADEMIC ESL III No Fee No Credit. Lecture 24 hours. Third in a series of three courses designed to prepare non-native English speakers for the ESL certificate program. Utilizes the corpus of 1000-1500 words. Focuses on fluency in conversation, reading, and writing, and vocabulary development. [ND]
NC 110 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
  NC 110 E1 11:30AM-01:00PM MW EXT Bartels,Nancy 9 0*
EXTENSION SITE - DAY
Begins: 10/16/2013 Ends: 12/11/2013
*Open seats as of Friday, November 1, 2013 8:27 AM
NC 118 PREPARATION FOR ACADEMIC STUDENT SUCCESS (PASS) No Fee No Credit. Lecture 24 hours. Provides a preparatory course for academic skills 12esting programs such as TEAS (Test of Essential Academic Skills). Emphasizes reading, English comprehension, mathematics, basic science and technical reasoning. Intended to improve the student's ability to be successful with standardized testing of basic academic skills. [ND]
NC 118 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
  NC 118 01 03:00PM-07:00PM F 1601 Jones,Linda 6 4*
    03:00PM-07:00PM F 301 Pescar,Barbara    
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/23/2013 Ends: 9/27/2013
*Open seats as of Friday, November 1, 2013 8:27 AM
CS 205 RELEASE THE PAST AND GET ON WITH YOUR L IFE Fee: $55 Is your past keeping you from living the life you desire? Do you feel like you are ready for the "next step" but you can't seem to take it or even know what it is? If so, there are quite possibly old feelings, beliefs or thoughts that need to be released! During this course, you will learn three key criteria for you to begin to empower and jump-start your life right now. Discover what it really means to "let go of the past" and how the gift of forgiveness plays an important role. This course is especially powerful for those who do or have ever felt trapped by the circumstances of their life or relationships.
CS 205 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
  CS 205 60 06:00PM-10:00PM W 1685B Pabers,Nancy 1 30*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 9/25/2013 Ends: 9/25/2013
*Open seats as of Friday, November 1, 2013 8:27 AM
NC 1015 ORGANIZE YOUR LIFE AND HAVE MORE TIME FOR FUN No Fee No Credit. Lecture 12 hours. Learn to organize your life so you have time to do the things you really want to do. Discover how to have more quality time by learning how to organize paperwork, clutter, and finances. Covers techniques for overcoming procrastination. [ND]
NC 1015 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
  NC 1015 E1 09:00AM-12:00PM S EXT Acosta,John 4 3*
EXTENSION SITE - SATURDAY
Begins: 9/7/2013 Ends: 9/28/2013
*Open seats as of Friday, November 1, 2013 8:27 AM
  NC 1015 E3 09:00AM-12:00PM F EXT Acosta,John 4 2*
EXTENSION SITE - DAY
Begins: 10/25/2013 Ends: 11/15/2013
*Open seats as of Friday, November 1, 2013 8:27 AM

Total Courses: 8 Total Sections: 10
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