FALL 2017

Tuition-Free Noncredit Schedule
Fall 2017 registration begins July 19, 2017.

noncredit@miracosta.edu
760.795.8710

Auto | Cisco Networking | Computers | Health and Safety | Parenting | Special Education

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

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HEALTH AND SAFETY

Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program NCHLT15

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3254 TTh 9:30-11 a.m. 8/22-12/07 Macfarlane, E CLC109 Oceanside OPEN

Balance and Mobility NCHLT75

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3256 MW 9-11:10 a.m. 8/21-12/06 Pompa, P CLC109 Oceanside OPEN
3257 MW 12:15-1:55 p.m. 8/21-12/06 Hargrove, L ECSC Oceanside FULL/WAIT LIST ONLY
3258 TTh 11:30 a.m.-1:10 p.m. 8/22-12/07 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
3249 MWF 7:50-9:20 a.m. 8/21-12/08 Gibbons, G CBTS Carlsbad OPEN
3250 MWF 9:30-11 a.m. 8/21-12/08 Gibbons, G CSCTR Carlsbad FULL/WAIT LIST ONLY
3251 MW 2:30-4:40 p.m. 8/21-12/06 Gibbons, G ECSC Oceanside FULL/WAIT LIST ONLY
3252 TTh 9-11:10 a.m. 8/22-12/07 Vinci, R RSLR Oceanside OPEN
3253 TTh 11 a.m.-1:10 p.m. 8/22-12/07 Gibbons, G ECSC Oceanside 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. 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
3262 MW 9-10:55 a.m. 8/21-12/06 Hernandez, K FPP Oceanside OPEN
3263 TTh 9-10:55 a.m. 8/22-12/07 Hernandez, K FPP Oceanside OPEN

SHORT TERM VOCATIONAL

AUTOMOTIVE COURSES

Basic Auto Tune-Up NCVOC50

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 LOCATION CITY STATUS
3271 F 6-9:35 p.m. 8/25-12/08 Pianowski, J OC4001 Oceanside OPEN

COMPUTER COURSES

Computer Basics/Keyboarding NCVOC38

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3300 S 8:15-11:25 a.m. 8/26-10/14 Strong, M CLC131 Oceanside OPEN
3301 S 8:15-11:25 a.m. 10/21-12/16 Strong, M CLC131 Oceanside OPEN

Essential Computer Skills NCWFP11

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3272 MW 2-5:20 p.m. 8/21-10/11 Ramirez, M CLC131 Oceanside OPEN
3273 MW 2-5:10 p.m. 10/23-12/13 Ramirez, M CLC131 Oceanside OPEN

Basic Word Processing NCVOC31

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3364 S 8:15-11:25 a.m. 8/26-10/14 Herrick, J CLC135 Oceanside OPEN
3299 S 12-3:10 p.m. 8/26-10/14 Ramirez, M CLC131 Oceanside OPEN
3294 W 6-9:10 p.m. 8/23-10/11 Ramirez, M SDA110 Encinitas OPEN
3297 S 12-3:10 p.m. 10/21-12/16 Herrick, J CLC135 Oceanside OPEN

Beginning Spreadsheets (Excel) NCVOC39

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3303 S 12-3:10 p.m. 8/26-10/14 Herrick, J CLC135 Oceanside OPEN
3378 W 6-9:10 p.m. 10/18-12/13 Ramirez, M SDA110 Encinitas OPEN
3302 M 6-9:10 p.m. 10/23-12/11 Herrick, J CLC135 Oceanside OPEN

Beginning Presentation Software NCVOC37

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3379 M 6-9:10 p.m. 8/21-10/16 Ramirez, M CLC135 Oceanside OPEN
3304 S 8:15-11:25 a.m. 10/21-12/16 Herrick, J CLC135 Oceanside OPEN

Internet, Intermediate NCVOC35

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3305 S 12-3:10 p.m. 10/21-12/16 Strong, M 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, 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 1 additional course beyond the CCENT courses, for a total of 3 courses.  Preparation for CCNA Routing and Switching requires 2 additional courses beyond CCENT courses, for a total of 4 courses.

The last date to register for the following class is August 25.  The following instructional resources will be available:  dedicated lab with instructors, lectures, lab time, tutoring, Packet Tracer (a free Cisco network simulator) and online curriculum that can be accessed remotely over the internet.  For more information, go to miracosta.edu/cisco.  Course descriptions will also be found on the website.

Computer Networking Basics NCVOC11

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3276
+LAB
M
T
6-9:15 p.m.
6:15-9:30 p.m.
8/21-12/05
8/21-12/05
Kirby, M
Davis, D
CLC133
CLC132
Oceanside OPEN
Note:  The lab for NCVOC11 meets on the following Tuesdays: 8/29, 9/12, 9/26, 10/10, 10/24, 11/7, 11/21, and 11/28.

Computer Networking Basics NCVOC11

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3278
+LAB
Th
M
6-9:15 p.m.
6-9:15 p.m.
8/24-12/07
8/28-12/04
Alizadeh, R
Davis, V
CLC133
CLC132
Oceanside OPEN
Note:  The lab for NCVOC11 meets on the following Mondays: 8/28, 9/11, 9/25, 10/9, 10/23, 11/06, 11/20, and 12/4.

Routing & Switching Basics NCVOC12

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3280
+LAB
W
Th
6-9:50 p.m.
6-9:45 p.m.
8/23-12/07
8/31-12/07
Alizadeh, R
Davis, V
CLC133
CLC132
Oceanside OPEN

Note:  The lab for NCVOC12 meets on the following Thursdays: 8/31, 9/7, 9/21, 10/5, 10/19, 11/2, 11/16, and 11/30.

Intermediate Routing & Switching NCVOC13

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3282
+LAB
T
W
6-9:15 p.m.
6-9:15 p.m.
8/22-12/05
8/26-12/02
Kirby, M
Davis, V
CLC133
CLC132
Oceanside CANCELLED
Note:  The lab for NCVOC13 meets on the following Wednesdays: 8/23, 9/6, 9/20, 10/14, 10/18, 11/1, 11/15, and 12/6.

Securing the Network   NCVOC60

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3284
+LAB
S
S
8 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
8 a.m.-12:45 p.m.
8/26-12/09
8/26-12/09
Bean, G
Bean, G
CLC133
CLC132
Oceanside CANCELLED

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 that may be of interest to senior citizens, please refer to the Community Education Schedule.

Acrylic Painting NCART13

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3221 T 12:30-3:20 p.m. 8/22-12/05 Allen, A CCSC Oceanside OPEN
3220 F 12-3:15 p.m. 8/25-12/08 Pearce, S ECSC Oceanside FULL/WAIT LIST ONLY

Basic Drawing and Sketching NCART20

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3227 M 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. 8/21-12/04 Haeger, F CCSC Oceanside FULL/WAIT LIST ONLY
3226 W 12:30-3:20 p.m. 8/23-12/06 Allen, A CLC116 Oceanside OPEN

Multimedia Sculpture NCART70

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3233 M 9 a.m.-12 p.m. 8/21-12/04 Sullivan, P CLC116 Oceanside FULL/WAIT LIST ONLY

Painting, Intermediate NCART11

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3218 Th 1-4 p.m. 8/24-12/07 Pearce, S ECSC Oceanside FULL/WAIT LIST ONLY

Painting, Advanced NCART12

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3219 Th 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. 8/24-12/07 Pearce, S ECSC Oceanside FULL/WAIT LIST ONLY

Portrait and Figure Drawing and Painting NCART15

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3222 T 9-11:50 a.m. 8/22-12/05 Haeger, F ECSC Oceanside OPEN
3223 T 12:30-3:20 p.m. 8/22-12/05 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
3224 M 12:40-3:40 p.m. 8/21-12/04 Haeger, F CCSC Oceanside FULL/WAIT LIST ONLY
3225 Th 12:30-3:30 p.m. 8/24-12/07 Spencer, J CCSC Oceanside FULL/WAIT LIST ONLY

Watercolor Painting, Beginning NCART31

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3228 T 9-11:50 a.m. 8/22-12/05 Spencer, J ECSC Oceanside FULL/WAIT LIST ONLY
3229 T 12:30-3:20 p.m. 8/22-12/05 Adams, D ECSC Oceanside FULL/WAIT LIST ONLY

Watercolor Painting, Intermediate NCART32

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3230 W 9:10 a.m.-12 p.m. 8/23-12/06 Adams, D ECSC Oceanside FULL/WAIT LIST ONLY
3231 W 12:30-3:20 p.m. 8/23-12/06 Spencer, J CCSC Oceanside FULL/WAIT LIST ONLY
3295 Th 9 a.m.-12 p.m. 8/24-12/07 Spencer, J CCSC Oceanside FULL/WAIT LIST ONLY

Watercolor Painting on Location NCART35

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3232 T 12:30-3:20 p.m. 8/22-12/05 Pearce, S CBTS Oceanside FULL/WAIT LIST ONLY

HEALTH

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
3235 TW 8:30-10:40 a.m. 8/22-12/06 Hargrove, L MGO Oceanside OPEN
3236 TTh 11 a.m.-1:10 p.m. 8/22-12/07 Hargrove, L SLRH Oceanside FULL/WAIT LIST ONLY

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
3237 MWF 8-9 a.m. 8/21-12/08 Wiltshire, J CCSC Oceanside OPEN
3238 MWF 8-9 a.m. 8/21-12/08 Pompa, P LVMH Oceanside FULL/WAIT LIST ONLY
3240 MW 9-10:30 a.m. 8/21-12/06 Macfarlane, E FRWNDS Oceanside OPEN
3239 MWF 9:30-10:30 a.m. 8/21-12/08 Wiltshire, J CBTS Oceanside OPEN
3241 TTh 8-9:30 a.m. 8/22-12/07 Pompa, P HCC Oceanside OPEN
3242 TTh 9:40-11:10 a.m. 8/22-12/07 Pompa, P HCC Oceanside FULL/WAIT LIST ONLY

Chair Yoga for Adults NCHAS85

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3244 MTh 9:15-10:45 a.m. 8/21-12/07 Hargrove, L ECSC Oceanside OPEN
3245 MW 9:30-11 a.m. 8/21-12/06 Vinci, R MBRC Oceanside OPEN
3246 MW 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. 8/21-12/06 Macfarlane, E CLC109 Oceanside OPEN
3247 TTh 1:15-2:45 p.m. 8/22-12/07 Macfarlane, E ECSC Oceanside FULL/WAIT LIST ONLY
3248 TTh 2:55-4:25 p.m. 8/22-12/07 Wiltshire, J ECSC Oceanside FULL/WAIT LIST ONLY

Tai Chi Chuan for Seniors, Beginning NCHAS81

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3243 TTh 1:30-3:10 p.m. 8/22-12/07 Merson, Y CLC109 Oceanside FULL/WAIT LIST ONLY

Weight Management for Seniors NCHAS12

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3234 W 2-4:05 p.m. 8/23-12/06 Hargrove, L ECSC Oceanside OPEN

MUSIC

Music Appreciation for Seniors NCMUS10

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3259 T 1:30-4:20 p.m. 8/22-12/05 Lewis, D CBTS Oceanside OPEN
3260 W 1-3:50 p.m. 8/23-12/06 Lewis, D LVCRC Oceanside OPEN
3261 Th 1-4 p.m. 8/24-12/07 Lewis, D SSL Oceanside OPEN

PSYCHOLOGY

Self-Awareness through Improvisation NCPSY11

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3264 T 3:30-5:50 p.m. 8/22-12/05 Allen, S ENCL Encinitas OPEN
3296 W 1:30-3:50 p.m. 8/23-12/06 Allen, S CLC115 Oceanside OPEN

The Impact of Radio on Our Lives NCPSY13

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3265 M 1:30-4:30 p.m. 8/21-12/04 Allen, S CLC115 Oceanside OPEN

WRITING

Creative Writing NCWRT10

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3274 W 1:10-4 p.m. 8/23-12/06 Featherstone, V CLC110 Oceanside FULL/WAIT LIST ONLY

Life Story Writing NCWRT20

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3275 Th 1:10-4:10 p.m. 8/24-12/07 Featherstone, V CLC110 Oceanside FULL/WAIT LIST ONLY

SPECIAL EDUCATION

Courses NCSPC26 and NCSPC27 are designed for individuals with learning and developmental disabilities. Enrollment in Disabled Students Programs & Services is required prior to enrollment in the courses. Interested students should first apply for admission (see instructions on page 5), obtain a student identification number, then make an appointment for assessment with Disabled Students Programs & Services at 760.795.6658. Check the website miracosta.edu/basicskills for specific registration information. There is limited space available in noncredit special education classes. Students are enrolled on a first-come, first-served basis.

Basic Academic Skills NCSPC26

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3266 MW 12-2:40 p.m. 8/21-12/06 Warren, K CLC121 Oceanside FULL/CLOSED
3267 MW 12-2:40 p.m. 8/21-12/06 Wolpov, T CLC119 Oceanside OPEN
3234 MW 12-2:40 p.m. 8/21-12/06 Chavez, C ENCL Encinitas OPEN
3268 TTh 12-2:40 p.m. 8/22-12/07 Wolpov, T CLC108 Oceanside FULL/CLOSED
3409 TTh 12-2:40 p.m. 8/22-12/07 Knapp, L SAN407 Encinitas OPEN
3269* WF 12-2:45 p.m. 8/23-12/08 Knapp, L SAN606/609 Encinitas FULL/CLOSED
Note* class 3269 meets in room SAN606 on Wednesdays and SAN609 on Fridays.

Effective Living Skills NCSPC25

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3431 MTWThF 9:30-11:50 a.m. 8/21-12/08 Chavez, C            LOL Oceanside OPEN

Basic Computer Skills NCSPC27

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR LOCATION CITY STATUS
3270 TThF 9:30-11:20 a.m. 8/22-12/08 Wolpov, T CLC135 Oceanside OPEN