Continuing Ed Personal Enrichment Classes

Introduction to Computers (CAM 160)

If you are an absolute beginner and struggling with basic personal computer (PC) lingo, opening and closing a program or can’t seem to get your mouse to cooperate, then this low stress 10-hour class is for you. You’ll start by learning some basic terminology, how to know if your computer is up-to-date, how to open and close programs and windows, and how to use all buttons on your mouse. You’ll learn how your computer is organized and how to build a file folder structure that meets your needs. Then learn the basics of word processing (the typewriter function) including how to open, create and save documents.

Fee: $20

Winter Quarter Classes

6-8 p.m., Thursdays, Feb. 13-27, Building 19, Room 122, Taught by Stocke, Item #68J3, 0 credits

Spring Quarter Classes

6-8 p.m., Tuesdays & Thursdays, April 15-29, Building 19, Room 122, Taught by Stocke, Item #68H4, 1 credit

6-8 p.m., Tuesdays & Thursdays, May 13-27, Building 19, Room 122, Taught by Stocke, Item #68J4, 1 credit

Introduction to Mosaics (CEITM 100)

This introduction to mosaics — one of the most enduring art forms in the world — begins with a brief history followed by an overview of the tools, materials, design patterns, color palettes, and gluing, grouting, and finishing techniques used in creating mosaics. Students will design and execute their own original mosaic pieces using supplies and materials provided by the instructor. Previous mosaic experience is not necessary; recommended for ages 14 and up.

Fee: $90.00 SS

Spring Quarter Class

9 a.m.-12 p.m., Tuesdays, April 8-22, Taught by Alexander, Item #5J24, 0 credits, Building 37, Room 18-19

Mosaic Gifts for Spring (CEITM 101)

Spring is a time for enjoying the beautiful flowers, sunshine and fresh air. What better way to enjoy the season than gifts made lovingly by hand? Students will design and execute their own original mosaic pieces using supplies and materials provided by the instructor. Previous mosaic experience is not necessary; recommended for ages 14 and up.

Fee: $90.00

9 a.m.-12 p.m., Tuesdays, April 29-May 13, Taught by Alexander, Item #5J54, 0 credits, Building 37, Room 18-19

Oil Painting for 55+ (CMTY 012)

Supportive learning environment and assistance for painters of all abilities. Students will work on individual projects.

Additional Fee: $55.00

Winter Quarter Classes

9 a.m.-12 p.m., Mondays, Jan. 6-Mar. 24, Taught by Alden, Item #5J03, 3 credits

Spring Quarter Classes

9 a.m.-12 p.m., Mondays, March 31-June 9, Taught by Alden, Item #5J04, 3 credits, Bulding 37, Room 18

Online Keyboarding (CAS 105)

Use computers to develop touch control and proper keyboarding techniques and build basic speed and accuracy skills. This course includes keyboarding alphabetic, figures, and symbol keys, and extended skill building.

Additional Fee: $375.00

Spring Quarter Classes

Online, March 31-June 18, Taught by Ryan Reygers, Item #5J04, 4 credits

Woodcarving for 50+ (CMTY 015)

Offers a demonstration of various woodcarving techniques, as well as the selection, use, and care of tools and materials. Students have time to work on individual projects with an instructor nearby to offer advice and assistance.

Additional Fee: $55.00

Winter Quarter Classes

6-9 p.m., Mondays, Jan. 6-Mar. 24, Taught by Olliges, Item #5J13, 3 credits

Spring Quarter Classes

6-9 p.m., Mondays, March 31-June 24, Taught by Olliges, Item #5J14, 3 credits, Building 37, Room 18