FALL 2019 Tuition-Free Noncredit Schedule

Fall 2019 registration begins July 24, 2019.

noncredit@miracosta.edu
760.795.8710

Clear Paths for Adults with Disabilities | Cisco Networking | Computers | Short Term Vocational

Older Adults: Art | Health | Health & Safety | Music | Psychology | Writing

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HEALTH AND SAFETY

Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program NCHLT15

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
               

Balance and Mobility NCHLT75

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3230 MW 9:30–11:10 a.m. 8/19–12/04 Pompa, P CLC109 Oceanside OPEN
3231 MW 12:15–1:55 p.m. 8/19–12/04 Hargrove, L ECSC Oceanside OPEN
3232 TTh 11:30 a.m.–1:05 p.m. 8/20–12/05 Pompa, P CLC109 Oceanside OPEN
               

Spinal Fitness NCHLT11

This class is designed to optimize strength and flexibility in the body, particularly the back through low-impact weight-bearing exercises, resistance work with light weights, static stretches and relaxation techniques.
CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3233 MWF 7:50–9:20 a.m. 8/19–12/06 Gibbons, G CBTS Carlsbad OPEN
3234 MWF 9:30–11 a.m. 8/19–12/06 Gibbons, G CSCTR Carlsbad OPEN
3235 MWF 2:05–4:20 p.m. 8/19–12/04 Gibbons, G ECSC Oceanside FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
3236 TTh 9–11:10 a.m. 8/20–12/05 Vinci, R LVMH Oceanside OPEN
3237 TTh 11 a.m.–1:10 p.m. 8/20–12/05 Gibbons, G ECSC Oceanside FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
               

PARENTING

A parent or parents and their children meet with an experienced early-childhood educator to model and discuss effective parenting for toddlers between the ages of one year and 3 ½ years. Children’s physical and social development and emotional needs will be addressed. Only registered parents with their appropriate-aged toddler(s) will be admitted to class.

Parent-Toddler Workshop NCPAR20

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3227 MW 9–10:55 a.m. 8/19–12/04 Hernandez, K CLC Oceanside OPEN
3228 TTh 9–10:55 a.m. 8/20–12/05 Hernandez, K CLC Oceanside OPEN
Class sections 3227 and 3228 will meet at the CLC in the Community Room for the first class meeting. All other class meetings will take place at various locations in the community. Information will be provided on the class syllabus. Students must contact instructor Kelly Hernandez by email at khernandez@miracosta.edu for a permission number to enroll in the class.
               

SHORT-TERM VOCATIONAL

BASIC AUTO TUNE-UP NCVOC50

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3214 F 6–9:20 p.m. 8/23–12/06 Richer, J OC4001 Oceanside FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
               

*****NEW CLASS*****

EMPLOYABILITY SKILLS NCWFP21

This course provides students with fundamental job exploration and workplace readiness skills. It prepares students for successful employment by engaging them in job exploration and job-seeking, workplace, and life skills. This noncredit course is designed to support the educational program for persons seeking employment.
CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3286 MW 8:30-11:50 a.m. 8/19-12/04 DiCianna, W CLC108 Oceanside OPEN
3287 TTh 8:30-11:45 a.m. 08/20-12/05 Feist, A SAN407 Cardiff OPEN
               

*****NEW CLASS*****

Introduction to Healthcare and Careers NCNUR50

This course offers an overview of the healthcare industry, career opportunities, and the fundamental knowledge required of healthcare professions. Topics include strategies for academic and professional success, business and financial aspects of healthcare, workplace communication, and legal, ethical, and safety issues in healthcare. This course provides content related to medical terminology, diseases, math and computer basics, and employment readiness.
CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3504 F 9:20 a.m. -2:30 p.m. 8/23-12/13 Alexander, C CLC107 Oceanside OPEN
               

COMPUTER COURSES

Computer Basics/Keyboarding NCVOC38

This course introduces students to the Windows environment as well as to computer terminology, hardware, and software. Students use the Internet utilizing a web browser and conduct basic searches using a variety of search engines. Students also learn fundamental keyboarding skills, including Home Row keyboarding skills, in order to develop some level of speed and accuracy using typing programs (local or online).
CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3215 S 8:15–11:25 a.m. 8/24–10/12 Strong, M CLC131 Oceanside OPEN
3216 S 8:15–11:25 a.m. 10/19–12/14 Strong, M CLC131 Oceanside OPEN
3554 T 9 a.m. - 12:10 p.m. 8/20 - 10/08 Ramirez, M NCCC Oceanside OPEN
3618 T 9 a.m. - 12:10 p.m. 10/15 - 12/03 Ramirez, M NCCC Oceanside OPEN
               

Essential Computer Skills NCWFP11

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3217 MW 2:15–5:35 p.m. 8/19–10/09 Staff CLC133 Oceanside OPEN
3218 MW 2:15–5:35 p.m. 10/21–12/11 Staff CLC133 Oceanside OPEN
               

Basic Word Processing NCVOC31

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3219 S 8:15–11:25 a.m. 8/24–10/12 Herrick, J CLC135 Oceanside OPEN
3220 S 12–3:10 p.m. 10/19–12/14 Ramirez, M CLC135 Oceanside OPEN
               

Beginning Presentation Software NCVOC37

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3221 S 12–3:10 p.m. 8/24–10/12 Strong, M CLC131 Oceanside OPEN
               

Beginning Spreadsheets (Excel) NCVOC39

This course introduces students to spreadsheets and the ability to create, format, and modify data using formulas and graph tools to create professional looking business worksheets or reports that can be updated efficiently.
CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3223 S 12–3:10 p.m. 8/24–10/12 Herrick, J CLC135 Oceanside OPEN
3224 S 8:15–11:25 a.m. 10/19–12/14 Herrick, J CLC135 Oceanside OPEN
3222 M 6–9:30 p.m. 10/21–12/09 Nimar, D CLC131 Oceanside OPEN
               

Intermediate Word Processing NCVOC32

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3225 M 6–9:30 p.m. 8/19-10/07 Nimar, D CLC135 Oceanside OPEN
               

Internet, Intermediate NCVOC35

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3226 S 12–3:10 p.m. 10/19–12/14 Nimar, D CLC131 Oceanside OPEN
               

CISCO NETWORKING ACADEMY

MiraCosta College offers the training needed to prepare students to take the Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT), Cisco Certified Networking Associate Security, and Cisco Certified Networking Associate Routing and Switching (CCNA) exams. Classes are offered at the Community Learning Center, 1831
Mission Avenue, Oceanside 92058. For more information about the program, visit the Cisco Networking Academy web page at miracosta.edu/cisco.

Routing & Switching Basics NCVOC12

This course prepares students for jobs as network, help desk, and support technicians. The course provides a basic overview of routing and switching, addressing, and security. It also familiarizes students with servers that provide email services, web space, and authenticated access. The course prepares students for the Cisco Certified Entry Network Technician (CCENT) exam. The course also covers network monitoring and basic troubleshooting skills in context.
CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3288
LAB
W
Arranged
5:45–9:50 p.m.
6–9:10 p.m.
8/21–12/04 Bean, G
Bean, G
CLC133
CLC132
Oceanside OPEN
Note: The lab for class 3288 meets on the following Thursdays: 8/29, 9/12, 9/25, 10/10, 10/24, 11/7, 11/21, and 12/5.
               

Intermediate Routing & Switching Basics NCVOC13

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3290
LAB
M
Arranged
6–9:35 p.m.
6–9:10 p.m.
8/19–12/03 Ward, G
Ward, G
CLC133
CLC132
Oceanside OPEN
Note: The lab for class 3290 meets on the following Tuesdays: 8/20, 9/03, 9/17, 10/1, 10/15, 10/29, 11/12, and 11/26.
               

OLDER ADULTS

State-supported educational programs for older adults are offered in a wide range of subjects from art through writing. While these courses are offered primarily for senior citizens at locations and times convenient to them. The classes are open to all adults. For additional information on classes that may be of interest to senior citizens, please refer to the Community Education Bulletin.

ART

Students in art classes must furnish their own supplies. Instructors will provide a list of materials at the first class meeting. For additional information on classes that may be of interest to senior citizens, please refer to the Community Education Bulletin

Acrylic Painting NCART13

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3238 Th 9 a.m.–12 p.m. 8/22–12/02 Allen, A CCSC Oceanside OPEN
3239 F 12–3 p.m. 8/23–12/06 Pearce, S ECSC Oceanside FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
               

Basic Drawing & Sketching NCART20

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3240 M 8:30-11:45 a.m 8/19–12/02 Haeger, F CCSC Oceanside OPEN
3241 W 1–3:50 p.m. 8/21–12/04 Allen, A CLC116 Oceanside OPEN
               

Watercolor Painting, Beginning NCART31

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3249 T 9–11:50 a.m. 8/20–12/03 Spencer, J ECSC Oceanside FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
3250 T 12:30-3:20 p.m. 8/20–12/03 Adams, D ECSC Oceanside FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
               

Watercolor Painting, Intermediate NCART32

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3251 W 9:10 a.m.–12 p.m. 8/21–12/04 Adams, D ECSC Oceanside FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
3252 W 12:30–3:20 p.m. 8/21–12/04 Pearce, S CCSC Oceanside OPEN
3253 Th 9 a.m.–12 p.m. 8/22–12/05 Rosas, G CLC116 Oceanside FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
               

Watercolor Painting on Location NCART35

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3254 T 12:30–3:20 p.m. 8/20–12/03 Pearce, S CLC108 Oceanside OPEN
Note: Class 3254 meets at the location CLC 108 for the first class meeting. Locations for future class meetings are listed on the class syllabus.
               

Multimedia Sculpture NCART70

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3242 M 9 a.m.–12:15 p.m. 8/19–12/02 Sullivan, P CLC116 Oceanside FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
               

Painting, Intermediate NCART11

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3243 Th 1–4 p.m. 8/22–12/05 Pearce, S ECSC Oceanside FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
               

Painting, Advanced NCART12

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3244 Th 9:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. 8/22–12/05 Pearce, S ECSC Oceanside FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
               

Portrait and Figure Drawing and Painting NCART15

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3247 T 9–11:50 a.m. 8/20–12/03 Haeger, F ECSC Oceanside FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
3248 T 12:30–3:20 p.m. 8/20–12/03 Haeger, F ECSC Oceanside FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
Please Note: Both nude and clothed models may be used during the semester.
 

Painting and Drawing NCART17

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3245 M 12:15-3:30 p.m. 8/19–12/02 Haeger, F CCSC Oceanside FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
3246 Th 12:30–3:30 p.m. 8/22–12/05 Allen, A CCSC Oceanside OPEN
               

HEALTH

Weight Management for Seniors NCHAS12

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3268 W 2:30–4:35 p.m. 8/21–12/04 Hargrove, L CLC108 Oceanside OPEN
               

Body Conditioning Over Easy NCHAS70

This course is designed for older adults with physical limitations (such as problems with feet, knees, and hips) who still want to exercise.
CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3255 TW 8:30–10:35 a.m. 8/20–12/04 Hargrove, L MGO Oceanside OPEN
3256 TTh 11 a.m.–1:10 p.m. 8/20–12/05 Hargrove, L SLRH Oceanside OPEN
               

Body Conditioning for Seniors NCHAS71

This course is designed to meet the needs of older adults at all levels of fitness (beginning through advanced).
CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3257 MWF 8–9 a.m. 8/19–12/06 Pompa, P LVMH Oceanside FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
3258 MW 9–10:30 a.m. 8/19–12/04 Kramer, A FRWNDS Oceanside OPEN
3259 MWF 9:30–10:30 a.m. 8/19–12/06 Wiltshire, J VPSA Oceanside OPEN
3260 TTh 8–9:30 a.m. 8/20–12/05 Pompa, P HCC Carlsbad OPEN
3261 TTh 9:40–11:10 a.m. 8/20–12/05 Pompa, P HCC Carlsbad FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
3475 MWF 8-9 a.m. 8/19-12/06 Wiltshire, J CCSC Oceanside OPEN
               

Tai Chi Chuan for Seniors, Beginning NCHAS81

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3267 TTh 1:30–3:10 p.m. 8/20–12/05 Merson, Y CLC109 Oceanside FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
               

Tai Chi Chuan for Seniors, Advanced NCHAS83

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3522 W 1:30-3:35 PM 8/21-12/04 Merson, Y CLC109 Oceanside OPEN
               

Chair Yoga for Adults NCHAS85

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3262 MTh 9:15–10:50 a.m. 8/19–12/05 Hargrove, L ECSC Oceanside FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
3263 MW 9:30–11 a.m. 8/19–12/04 Vinci, R MBRC Oceanside OPEN
3264 MW 11:30 a.m.–1 p.m. 8/19–12/04 Wiltshire, J CLC109 Oceanside FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
3265 TTh 1:20–2:50 p.m. 8/20–12/05 Wiltshire, J ECSC Oceanside FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
3266 TTh 3–4:30 p.m. 8/20–12/05 Wiltshire, J ECSC Oceanside FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
               

MUSIC

Music Appreciation for Seniors NCMUS10

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3269 T 1:30–4:20 p.m. 8/20–12/03 Lewis, D CBTS Carlsbad OPEN
3270 W 1–3:50 p.m. 8/21–12/04 Lewis, D LVCRC Carlsbad OPEN
3271 Th 1–4 p.m. 8/22–12/05 Lewis, D SSL Carlsbad OPEN
               

PSYCHOLOGY

Self-Awareness through Improvisation NCPSY11

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3272 T 3:30–5:50 p.m. 8/20–12/03 Allen, S ENCL Encinitas OPEN
3273 W 1:30–3:50 p.m. 8/21–12/04 Allen, S CLC115 Oceanside OPEN
               

The Impact of Radio on Our Lives NCPSY13

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3274 M 1:30–4:45 p.m. 8/19–12/02 Allen, S CLC115 Oceanside OPEN
               

WRITING

Creative Writing NCWRT10

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3275 W 1:10–4 p.m. 8/21–12/04 Duran, E CLC110 Oceanside FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
               

Life Story Writing NCWRT20

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3276 Th 1:10–4:10 p.m. 8/22–12/05 Pynes, S CLC110 Oceanside OPEN
               

CLEAR PATH FOR ADULTS WITH DISABILITIES

Courses NCSPC25, NCSPC26, NCSPC27, and NCSPC28 are designed for individuals with intellectual disabilities. Enrollment in Disabled Students Programs &
Services is encouraged prior to enrollment in the courses. Interested students should first apply for admission, obtain a student identification number, then make an appointment for a one-time intake with Disabled Students Programs & Services at 760.795.6658. Space availability is limited in noncredit special education classes. Students are enrolled on a first-come, firstserved basis.

Effective Life Skills NCSPC25

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3277 MTWTh 9-11:45 a.m. 8/19–12/05 Na, S LOL Oceanside FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
3279 MW
F
9 a.m.–12 p.m.
9 a.m.–2 p.m.
8/19–12/06 Marr, M SAN407 Cardiff FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
               

Basic Academic Skills for Adults with Developmental Disabilities NCSPC26

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3281 MW 12:10–2:55 p.m. 8/19–12/04 Warren, K CLC121 Oceanside FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
3280 MW 12:15–3 p.m. 8/19–12/04 Na, S LOL Oceanside OPEN
3282 TTh 9–11:40 a.m. 8/20–12/05 Warren, K CLC108 Oceanside FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
3283 TTh 12–2:40 p.m. 8/20–12/05 Feist, A SAN407 Cardiff FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
               

Basic Computer Skills I for Learners with Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities NCSPC27

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3284 TTh 12:10–2:50 p.m. 8/20–12/05 Wolpov, T CLC131 Oceanside OPEN
               

Basic Computer Skills II for Learners with Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities NCSPC28

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3285 MW 12:30–3:15 p.m. 8/19–12/04 Wolpov, T SAN407 Cardiff OPEN