Spring 2016

Tuition-Free Noncredit Schedule
Spring 2016 registration begins November 30, 2015.

noncredit@miracosta.edu
760.795.8710

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
3010 MWF 8–9:30 a.m. 1/25-5/20 Gibbons, G CBTS FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
3011 TTH 9–11:05 a.m. 1/26-5/19 Vinci, R RSLR OPEN
3012 MW 2:30–4:40 p.m. 1/25-5/18 Gibbons, G ECSC FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY

NCHLT15 Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3013 MWF 12:45–1:45 p.m. 1/25-5/20 Macfarlane, E CLC109 OPEN

NCHLT75 Balance and Mobility

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3014 MW 9:30–11:05 a.m. 1/25-5/18 Pompa, P CLC109 FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
3015 MW 12:15–1:50 p.m. 1/25-5/18 Hargrove, L ECSC FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
3016 TTh 11:30 a.m.–1:05 p.m. 1/26-5/19 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
3020 MW 8:30–10:25 a.m. 1/25-5/18 Overman, R ECPS OPEN
3021 MW 10:30 a.m.–12:25 p.m. 1/25-5/18 Overman, R ECPS FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY

NCPAR20 Toddler-Parent Workshop

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

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3022 T 9 a.m.–12:40 p.m. 1/26-5/17 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
3049 F 6–9:35 p.m. 1/29-5/20 Pianowski, J OC4001 OPEN

COMPUTER COURSES

NCWFP11 Essential Computer Skills

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3041 MTW 1:15–3:30 p.m. 1/25-3/16 Storing, M CLC133 OPEN
3042 MTW 1:15–3:30 p.m. 3/28-5/18 Strong, M CLC133 OPEN

NCVOC31 Basic Word Processing

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3043 S 8–11:35 a.m. 1/30-3/19 Herrick, J        CLC135 FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
3044 S 11:45 a.m.-3:20 p.m. 4/02-5/14 Staff    CLC131 OPEN

NCVOC32 Intermediate Word Processing

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3057 S 11:45 a.m.–3:20 p.m. 4/02-5/14 Herrick, J CLC135 OPEN

NCVOC37 Beginning Presentation Software

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3056 S 11:45 a.m.–3:20 p.m. 1/30-3/19 Staff CLC131 CANCELLED

NCVOC38 Computer Basics/Keyboarding

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3046 S 8–11:35 a.m. 1/30-3/19 Strong, M CLC131 OPEN
3047 S 8–11:35 a.m. 4/02-5/14      Staff CLC131 OPEN

NCVOC39 Beginning Spreadsheets (Excel)

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3048 S 11:45 a.m.–3:20 p.m. 1/30-3/19 Herrick, J CLC135 FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
3058 S 8-11:35 a.m. 4/02-5/14 Herrick, J CLC135 OPEN

CISCO NETWORKING ACADEMY - CCENT - CCNA - CCNP

MiraCosta College offers the training needed to prepare students to take the Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT),  and Cisco Certified Networking Associate (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 2 additional courses beyond the CCENT courses for a total of 4 courses.

The last date to register for the following classes is January 29. 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 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
3050
+Lab
M
T
6–9:20 p.m.
6–9:20 p.m.
1/25-5/16
1/26-5/10
Kirby, M
Wolpov, H
CLC133
CLC132
OPEN
Note: The lab for NCVOC11 meets on the following Tuesdays: 1/24, 2/9, 2/23, 3/8, 3/29, 4/12, 4/26, and 5/10.

NCVOC11 Computer Networking Basics

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3052
+Lab
S
S
8 a.m.–11:20 a.m.
11:30 a.m.–1 p.m.
1/30-5/14
1/30-5/14
Staff
Staff
CLC133
CLC132

OPEN

NCVOC12 Routing and Switching Basics

Prerequisite: NCVOC11 Computer Networking Basics
CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3054
+Lab
W
Th
6–9:50 p.m.
6–9:45 p.m.
1/27-5/18
1/28-5/19
Hao, C
Wolpov, H
CLC133
CLC132
OPEN
Note:  The lab for NCVOC12 meets on the following Thursdays: 2/4, 2/18, 3/3, 3/17, 4/7, 4/21, 5/5, and 5/19.
 

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
2978 Th 1–3:50 p.m. 1/28-5/19 Pearce, S ECSC FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY

NCART12 Painting, Advanced

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
2979 Th 9:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m. 1/28-5/19 Pearce, S ECSC FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY

NCART13 Acrylic Painting

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
2980 T 12:30–3:20 p.m. 1/26-5/17 Allen, A CCSC FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
2981 F 12–3 p.m. 1/29-5/20 Pearce, S ECSC FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY

NCART15 Portrait and Figure Drawing and Painting

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
2982 T 9–11:50 a.m. 1/26-5/17 Haeger, F ECSC FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
2983 T 12:30–3:20 p.m. 1/26-5/17 Haeger, F ECSC FULL / 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
2984 M 9:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. 1/25-5/16 Haeger, F CCSC FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
2985 Th 12:30–3:20 p.m. 1/28-5/19 Spencer, J CCSC FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY

NCART20 Basic Drawing and Sketching

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
2986 M 12:30–3:30 p.m. 1/25-5/16 Haeger, F CCSC FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
2987 W 12:30–3:20 p.m. 1/27-5/18 Allen, A CLC116 FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY

NCART31 Watercolor Painting, Beginning

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
2988 T 9–11:50 a.m. 1/26-5/17 Spencer, J ECSC FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
2989 W 1–3:50 p.m. 1/27-5/18 Adams, D CCSC FULL / CLOSED

NCART32 Watercolor Painting, Intermediate

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
2990 T 12:30–3:20 p.m. 1/26-5/17 Adams, D ECSC FULL / CLOSED
2991 Th 9-11:50 a.m. 1/28-5/19 Spencer, J CCSC FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY

NCART70 Multimedia Sculpture

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
2992 M 9 a.m.–12 p.m. 1/25-5/16 Sullivan, P CLC116 FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY

HEALTH

NCHAS12 Weight Management for Seniors

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
2993 W 2–4:05 p.m. 1/27-5/18 Hargrove, L ECSC OPEN

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
2994 MW 8:30–10:40 a.m. 1/25-5/18 Hargrove, L PPRC OPEN
2995 MWF 11 a.m.–12:30 p.m. 1/25-5/20 Gibbons, G CBTS OPEN
2996 TTh 9–11:05 a.m. 1/26-5/19 Hargrove, L SLRH FULL / 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
2997 MWF 8–9 a.m. 1/25-5/20 Wiltshire, J CCSC FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
2998 MWF 8–9 a.m. 1/25-5/20 Pompa, P LVMH FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
2999 MW 9–10:30 a.m. 1/25-5/18 MacFarlane, E FRWNDS OPEN
3000 MWF 9:30–10:30 a.m. 1/25-5/20 Wiltshire, J OE1C OPEN
3001 MWF 9:45–10:45 a.m. 1/25-5/20 Gibbons, G CSCTR FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
3002 TTh 8–9:25 a.m. 1/26-5/19 Pompa, P HCC OPEN
3003 TTh 9:40–11:05 a.m. 1/26-5/19 Pompa, P HCC FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY

NCHAS81 Tai Chi Chuan for Seniors, Beginning

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3004 MTh 10–11:40 a.m. 1/25-5/19 Staff ECSC FULL / CLOSED

NCHAS82 Tai Chi Chuan for Seniors, Intermediate

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3005 W 12:30–2:40 p.m. 1/27-5/18 Staff CCSC FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY

NCHAS83 Tai Chi Chuan for Seniors, Advanced

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3006 W 9:15–11:25 a.m. 1/27-5/18 Merson, Y CCSC FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY

NCHAS85 Chair Yoga for Adults 

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3007 MWF 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. 1/25-5/20 Macfarlane, E CLC109 FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
3063 MW 9:30-11 a.m. 1/25-5/18 Vinci, R MBRC OPEN
3008 TTh 1–2:25 p.m. 1/26-5/19 Macfarlane, E ECSC FULL / CLOSED
3009 TTh 2:40–4:05 p.m. 1/26-5/19 Macfarlane, E ECSC FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY

MUSIC

NCMUS10 Music Appreciation for Seniors

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3017 T 1:30–4:20 p.m. 1/26-5/17 Lewis, D CBTS FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY
3018 W 1–3:50 p.m. 1/27-5/18 Lewis, D LVCRC OPEN
3019 Th 1–3:50 p.m. 1/28-5/19 Lewis, D SSL OPEN

PSYCHOLOGY

NCPSY11 Self-Awareness through Improvisation

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3023 W 1:30–3:45 p.m. 1/27-5/18 Allen, S CLC114 FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY

NCPSY13 The Impact of Radio on our Lives

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3024 M 1:30–4:30 p.m. 1/25-5/16 Allen, S CLC114 FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY

WRITING

NCWRT10 Creative Writing

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3025 W 1–3:50 p.m. 1/27-5/18 Featherstone, V CLC110 FULL / WAIT LIST ONLY

NCWRT20 Life Story Writing

CLASS# DAYS TIME DATES INSTRUCTOR ROOM STATUS
3026 W 12:30–3:20 p.m. 1/27-5/18 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 spring classes will be held on November 21 at 9 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
3027 MW 12–2:45 p.m. 1/25-5/18 Warren, K CLC121 FULL / CLOSED
3028 MW 12–2:45 p.m. 1/25-5/18 Berg, C CLC119 OPEN
3282 MW 12–2:45 p.m. 1/25-5/18 Wolpov, T ENCL OPEN
3029 TTh 12:15–2:50 p.m. 1/26-5/19 Mangini, L CLC108 OPEN
3030 TF 11:45 a.m.-2:15 p.m. 1/26-5/20 Wolpov, T CLC119 OPEN
3031 WF 9:15-11:55 a.m. 1/27-5/20 Berg, C CLC108 FULL / CLOSED