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NC 1 HOME SAFETY FOR OLDER ADULTS 0 Units 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 F EXT Acosta,John 2 24*
EXTENSION SITE - DAY
Begins: 10/3/2014 Ends: 10/10/2014
*Open seats as of Thursday, August 21, 2014 7:58 AM
  NC 1 E2 09:00AM-12:00PM S EXT Acosta,John 2 25*
EXTENSION SITE - SATURDAY
Begins: 9/6/2014 Ends: 9/13/2014
*Open seats as of Thursday, August 21, 2014 7:58 AM
NC 37 PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT FOR OLDER ADULTS 0 Units 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 10:00AM-11:00AM TTH EXT Flores,Dionne 18 30*
EXTENSION SITE - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Thursday, August 21, 2014 7:58 AM
  NC 37 E2 01:00PM-02:00PM TTH EXT Flores,Dionne 18 29*
EXTENSION SITE - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Thursday, August 21, 2014 7:58 AM
NC 108 INTRODUCTION TO ACADEMIC ESL I 0 Units 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 50 08:00AM-11:00AM S 1601 Bartels,Nancy 8 13*
MAIN CAMPUS - SATURDAY
Begins: 8/23/2014 Ends: 10/11/2014
*Open seats as of Thursday, August 21, 2014 7:58 AM
  NC 108 E1 11:00AM-12:30PM MW EXT Bartels,Nancy 9 4*
EXTENSION SITE - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 10/13/2014
*Open seats as of Thursday, August 21, 2014 7:58 AM
NC 109 INTRODUCTION TO ACADEMIC ESL II 0 Units 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 E1 11:00AM-12:30PM TTH EXT Bartels,Nancy 8 21*
EXTENSION SITE - DAY
Begins: 8/19/2014 Ends: 10/9/2014
No class on Tuesday, September 25, 2014.
*Open seats as of Thursday, August 21, 2014 7:58 AM
  NC 109 E2 11:00AM-12:30PM MW EXT Bartels,Nancy 9 15*
EXTENSION SITE - DAY
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/15/2014
No class on Wednesday, November 26, 2014
*Open seats as of Thursday, August 21, 2014 7:58 AM
NC 110 INTRODUCTION TO ACADEMIC ESL III 0 Units 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 11:00AM-12:30PM TTH EXT Bartels,Nancy 9 19*
EXTENSION SITE - DAY
Begins: 10/14/2014 Ends: 12/9/2014
*Open seats as of Thursday, August 21, 2014 7:58 AM
NC 1015 ORGANIZE YOUR LIFE AND HAVE MORE TIME FOR FUN 0 Units 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 08:30AM-12:30PM S EXT Acosta,John 3 25*
EXTENSION SITE - SATURDAY
Begins: 10/11/2014 Ends: 10/25/2014
*Open seats as of Thursday, August 21, 2014 7:58 AM
NC 1050 COMMUNITY RESOURCES FOR OLDER ADULTS 0 Units No Credit. Lecture 8 hours. Designed to make the older adult aware of the many resources and opportunities available in the community. Resources covered include housing, employment, health and wellness, recreation, educational, cultural, transportation, legal services, social, and volunteer opportunities. [ND]
NC 1050 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
  NC 1050 E1 10:00AM-12:00PM W EXT Acosta,John 4 27*
EXTENSION SITE - DAY
Begins: 11/26/2014 Ends: 12/17/2014
*Open seats as of Thursday, August 21, 2014 7:58 AM

Total Courses: 7 Total Sections: 11
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