Fall 2015

Tuition-Free Noncredit Schedule
Fall 2015 registration begins July 29, 2015.

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Cisco Networking | Computers | Health and Safety | Parenting | Automotive

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

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HEALTH AND SAFETY

NCHLT11 Spinal Fitness

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 ROOM STATUS
3133 MWF 8-9:30 a.m. 8/24-12/11 Gibbons, G CBTS WAIT LIST ONLY
3134 MW 9-11:15 a.m. 8/24-12/09 Vinci, R RSLR OPEN

NCHLT15 Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3135 MWF 12:45-1:45 p.m. 8/24-12/11 Macfarlane, E CLC109 OPEN

NCHLT75 Balance and Mobility

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3136 MW 9:30-11:10 a.m. 8/24-12/09 Pompa, P CLC109 OPEN
3137 MW  12:15-1:55 p.m. 8/24-12/09 Hargrove, L ECSC WAIT LIST ONLY
3138 TTH 11:30 a.m.-1:10 p.m. 8/25-12/10 Pompa, P CLC109 OPEN
 

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.  In order to better meet the needs of parents and their children, two of the classes are designed to address the needs of children from about one year (and walking) to about 2 ½ years of age.  The other class is designed to address the needs of children who are between 2 ½ to 3 ½ years of age.  Only registered parents with their appropriate-aged toddler(s) will be admitted to class. 

NCPAR20 Toddler-Parent Workshop

Recommended one year (and walking) to 2-1/2 years

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3139 MW 8:30-10:25 a.m. 8/24-12/09 Overman, R ECPS OPEN
3140 MW 10:30 a.m.–12:25 p.m. 8/24-12/09 Overman, R ECPS OPEN

NCPAR20 Toddler-Parent Workshop

Recommended 2-1/2 years to 3-1/2 years

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3141 T 9 a.m.-12:40 p.m. 8/25-12/08 Overman, R ECPS OPEN
             

SHORT TERM VOCATIONAL

AUTOMOTIVE COURSES

NCVOC50 Baisc Auto Tune Up

Lecture and laboratory class:  automotive tune-ups, light maintenance, electrical systems, emission controls, brakes, and tires.  No automotive experience necessary.
CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3033 F 6-9:35 p.m. 8/28-12/11 Pianowski, J OC4001 WAIT LIST ONLY

COMPUTER COURSES

NCWFP11 Essential Computer Skills

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3131 MTW 1:15-3:30 p.m. 8/24-10/14     Nelson, G CLC133 OPEN
3132 MTW 1:15-3:30 p.m. 10/19-12/09 Strong, M CLC133 OPEN

NCVOC31 Basic Word Processing

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3034 S 8-11:10 a.m. 8/29-10/17 Herrick, J        CLC135 OPEN
3035 S 8-11:35 a.m. 10/24-12/12 Herrick, J        CLC135 OPEN

NCVOC35 Internet Intermediate

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3036 S 11:45 a.m.–3:20 p.m. 10/24-12/12 Herrick, J        CLC135 OPEN

NCVOC38 Computer Basics/Keyboarding

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3037 S 8-11:10 a.m. 8/29-10/17 Strong, M CLC131 WAIT LIST ONLY
3038 S 8-11:35 a.m. 10/24-12/12 Nelson, G CLC131 OPEN

NCVOC39 Beginning Spreadsheets (Excel)

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3039 S 11:30 a.m.–2:40 p.m. 8/29-10/17 Herrick, J CLC135 WAIT LIST ONLY

CISCO NETWORKING ACADEMY - CCENT - CCNA - CCNP

MiraCosta College offers the training needed to prepare students to take the Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT), Cisco Certified Networking Associate (CCNA) and Cisco Certified Networking Professional (CCNP) exams. Classes are offered at the Community Learning Center, 1831 Mission Avenue, Oceanside, 92058. For more information about the program call Mike Kirby at 760.795.8737 or visit the Cisco Networking Academy Website miracosta.edu/cisco for up to date schedule information.

Preparation for the new CCENT (ICND1) exam requires 2 courses.  Preparation for CCNA requires 2 additional courses beyond the CCENT courses for a total of 4 courses.

The last date to register for the following classes is August 30. The following instructional resources will be available: dedicated lab with instructors, lectures, lab time, practice tests, and multimedia computer tutorials. For more information, go to www.miracosta.edu/cisco. Course descriptions will also be found on the website.

The following courses are offered on-campus only. 

NCVOC11 Computer Networking Basics

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3027
+Lab
M
T
6-9:20 p.m.
6-9:20 p.m.
8/24-12/07
8/25-12/01
Kirby, M
Kirby, M
CLC133
CLC133
WAIT LIST ONLY
Note:  The lab for NCVOC11 meets on the following Tuesdays: 8/25, 9/8, 9/22, 10/6, 10/20, 11/3, 11/17, and 12/1.

NCVOC11 Computer Networking Basics

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3029
+Lab
S
S
8 a.m.-11:20 a.m.
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
8/29-12/12
8/29-12/12
Staff
Staff
CLC133
CLC133&132

OPEN

NCVOC12 Routing and Switching Basics

Prerequisite: NCVOC11 Computer Networking Basics
CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3031
+Lab
W
TH
6-9:50 p.m.
6-9:45 p.m.
8/26-12/09
9/03-12/10
Hao, C
Kirby, M
CLC133
CLC133&132
OPEN
Note:  The lab for NCVOC12 meets on the following Thursdays: 9/3, 9/17, 10/1, 10/15, 10/29, 11/12, 11/19, 12/3, and 12/10.
 

OLDER ADULTS

State supported educational programs for older adults range in subject 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.    

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 which may be of interest to senior citizens please pay particular attention to the Community Services section of this bulletin.

NCART11 Painting, Intermediate

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3142 TH 1-4 p.m. 8/27-12/10 Pearce, S ECSC WAIT LIST ONLY

NCART12 Painting, Advanced

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3143 TH 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.  8/27-12/10 Pearce, S ECSC WAIT LIST ONLY

NCART13 Acrylic Painting

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3144 T 12:30-3:20 p.m. 8/25-12/08 Allen, A CCSC WAIT LIST ONLY
3145 F 12-3 p.m. 8/28-12/11 Pearce, S ECSC WAIT LIST ONLY

NCART15 Portrait and Figure Drawing and Painting

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3146 T 9-11:50 a.m. 8/25-12/08 Haeger, F ECSC WAIT LIST ONLY
3147 T 12:30-3:20 p.m. 8/25-12/08 Haeger, F ECSC WAIT LIST ONLY
Please Note: Both nude and clothed models may be used during the semester.

NCART17 Painting and Drawing

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3148 TH 12:30-3:30 p.m. 8/27-12/10 Spencer, J CCSC WAIT LIST ONLY

NCART20 Basic Drawing and Sketching

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3149 M 12:30-3:30 p.m. 8/24-12/07 Haeger, F CCSC WAIT LIST ONLY
3150 W 12:30-3:30 p.m. 8/26-12/09 Allen, A CLC116 OPEN

NCART31 Watercolor Painting, Beginning

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3151 T 9-11:50 a.m. 8/25-12/08 Spencer, J ECSC WAIT LIST ONLY
3152 T 12:30-3:20 p.m. 8/25-12/08 Adams, D ECSC CLOSED

NCART32 Watercolor Painting, Intermediate

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3153 TH 9 a.m.-12 p.m. 8/27-12/10 Spencer, J CCSC WAIT LIST ONLY

NCART35 Watercolor Painting on Location

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3154 W 12:30-3:30 p.m. 8/26-12/09 Adams, D CCSC WAIT LIST ONLY

NCART70 Multimedia Sculpture

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3155 M 9 a.m.-12 p.m. 8/24-12/07 Sullivan, P CLC116 WAIT LIST ONLY

HEALTH

NCHAS12 Weight Management for Seniors

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3156 W 2-4:15 p.m. 8/26-12/09 Hargrove, L ECSC WAIT LIST ONLY

NCHAS70 Body Conditioning Over Easy

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 ROOM STATUS
3157 MW 8:30-10:45 a.m. 8/24-12/09 Hargrove, L PPRC OPEN
3158 MWF 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. 8/24-12/11 Gibbons, G CBTS OPEN
3159 TTH 9-11:10 a.m. 8/25-12/10 Vinci, R RSLR OPEN
Note:  Class 3159 is a chair based class.
3160 TTH 9-11:10 a.m. 8/25-12/10 Hargrove, L SLRH WAIT LIST ONLY

NCHAS71 Body Conditioning for Seniors

This course is designed to meet the needs of older adults at all levels of fitness (beginning through advanced).
CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3161 MWF 8-9 a.m. 8/24-12/11 Pompa, P LVMH WAIT LIST ONLY
3162 MWF 8-9 a.m. 8/24-12/11 Wiltshire, J CCSC WAIT LIST ONLY
3163 MW 9-10:30 a.m. 8/24-12/09 Macfarlane, E FRWNDS OPEN
3164 MWF 9:30-10:30 a.m. 8/24-12/11 Wiltshire, J OE1C OPEN
3165 MWF 9:45-10:45 a.m. 8/24-12/11 Gibbons, G CSCTR OPEN
3166 TTH 8-9:30 a.m. 8/25-12/10 Pompa, P HCC OPEN
3167 TTH 9:40-11:10 a.m. 8/25-12/10 Pompa, P HCC WAIT LIST ONLY

NCHAS81 Tai Chi Chuan for Seniors, Beginning

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3168 MTH 10-11:40 a.m. 8/24-12/10 Gill, R ECSC CLOSED

NCHAS82 Tai Chi Chuan for Seniors, Intermediate

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3169 MF 11 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. 8/24-12/11 Merson, Y CCSC CANCELLED
3170 W 12:30-2:45 p.m. 8/26-12/09 Gill, R CCSC OPEN

NCHAS83 Tai Chi Chuan for Seniors, Advanced

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3171 W 9:15-11:30 a.m. 8/26-12/09 Merson, Y CCSC OPEN

NCHAS85 Chair Yoga for Adults 

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3172 MWF 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. 8/24-12/11 Macfarlane, E CLC109 WAIT LIST ONLY
3173 TTH 1-2:30 p.m. 8/25-12/10 Macfarlane, E ECSC CLOSED
3174 TTH 2:40-4:10 p.m. 8/25-12/10 Macfarlane, E ECSC WAIT LIST ONLY

MUSIC

NCMUS10 Music Appreciation for Seniors

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3175 T 1:30-4:20 p.m. 8/25-12/08 Lewis, D CBTS OPEN
3176 W 1-4 p.m. 8/26-12/09      Lewis, D LVCRC OPEN
3177 TH 1-4 p.m. 8/27-12/10 Lewis, D SSL OPEN

PSYCHOLOGY

NCPSY11 Self-Awareness through Improvisation

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3178 W 1:30-3:50 p.m. 8/26-12/09 Adkins, D CLC114 OPEN

NCPSY13 The Impact of Radio on our Lives

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3179 M 1:30-4:30 p.m. 8/24-12/07 Adkins, D CLC114 OPEN

WRITING

NCWRT10 Creative Writing

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3180 W 1-4 p.m. 8/26-12/09 Featherstone, V CLC110 WAIT LIST ONLY

NCWRT20 Life Story Writing

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3181 W 12:30-3:30 p.m. 8/26-12/09 Wood, E CLC106 OPEN

SPECIAL EDUCATION

NCSPC26 is designed for individuals with learning and developmental disabilities. Enrollment in Disabled Student Programs & Services is required prior to enrollment in the courses.  Interested students should first apply for admission , obtain a student identification number then make an appointment for assessment with Disabled Student Program & Services at 760.757.2121 x6658.  An orientation session for summer classes will be held on July 18 at 9:30 a.m. at the Community Learning Center.  Check the website miracosta.edu/instruction/continuingeducation/basicskills/gettingstarted.html for specific registration information.  There is limited space available in noncredit special education classes.  Students are enrolled on a first-come, first-served basis.

NCSPC26 Basic Academic Skills

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3182 TTH 12:15-2:55 p.m. 8/24-12/09 Mangini, L CLC108 OPEN
3183 MW 12-2:45 p.m. 8/24-12/09 Warren, K CLC121 OPEN
3184 TTH 12-2:40 p.m. 8/25-12/10 Wolpov, T CLC119 OPEN
3185 WF 9-11:45 a.m. 8/26-12/11 Mangini, L CLC108 OPEN
3186 WF 11:30 a.m.–2:15 p.m. 8/26-12/11 Wolpov, T CLC119 OPEN