Summer 2015 Credit - Senior Adult

DCCC invites members of the community who are 50 years and over to join our growing learning community. To meet demand for lifelong learning, our Senior Adult Programs provide affordable, quality instruction and volunteer opportunities to stimulate you intellectually and physically and help you stay socially connected. Credit and noncredit classes are available during the day, in the evenings and on weekends. Our classes are stimulating and challenging, yet paced for your enjoyment.

 

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Course-Num-Sect(Reg#)
Title
Class Meeting
Information
Faculty Loc
Credits
Start/End
Date
Co-req
Sections
Class
Features
DANC-1141  Body ConditioningBrookhaven College [BHC]
DANC-1141-25251 (983674)
Body Conditioning
T116   LEC  
T R   12:15 PM   1:55 PM
T116   LAB  
T R    
Jones, Deborah  Vita
BHC
1
6/11/15
7/31/15
(8 weeks)
  eCampus
Summer Session I
Senior Adult
 
DANC-1142  Body Conditioning IIBrookhaven College [BHC]
DANC-1142-25251 (983676)
Body Conditioning II
T116   LEC  
T R   12:15 PM   1:55 PM
T116   LAB  
T R    
Jones, Deborah  Vita
BHC
1
6/11/15
7/31/15
(8 weeks)
  eCampus
Summer Session I
Senior Adult
 
PHED-2113  Begin Cardiovascular FitnessRichland College [RLC]
PHED-2113-84201 (967973)
Begin Cardiovascular Fitness
G101   LAB  
M W   7:30 AM   9:30 AM
Neal, William  Vita
RLC
1
5/18/15
8/5/15
(12 weeks)
  eCampus
May Term
Senior Adult
 
 Delivery: This course is designed for emeritus students 55 yrs. and older. The class wil meet from 5/18-8/5.
PHED-2130  Intermediate Fitness MatworkRichland College [RLC]
PHED-2130-84201 (968096)
Intermediate Fitness Matwork
G140   LAB  
T R   9:40 AM   11:40 AM
Flood, Gwen  Vita
RLC
1
5/19/15
8/6/15
(12 weeks)
  eCampus
May Term
Senior Adult
 
 Delivery: This course is designed for emeritus students 55 yrs. and older. The class wil meet from 5/19-8/6.
PHED-2130-84701 (968117)
Intermediate Fitness Matwork
G140   LAB  
T R   5:00 PM   7:00 PM
Flood, Gwen  Vita
RLC
1
5/19/15
8/6/15
(12 weeks)
  eCampus
May Term
Senior Adult
 
 Delivery: This course is designed for emeritus students 55 yrs. and older. The class wil meet from 5/19-8/6.
POFI-1104  Photoshop Elements 8, Part IBrookhaven College [BHC]
POFI-1104-25201 (958221)
Photoshop Elements 8, Part I
M137   LEC  
M W   9:40 AM   12:20 PM
Ritter, Jeffrey  Vita
BHC
1
6/8/15
6/24/15
(3 weeks)
  Summer Session I
Senior Adult
 
 Photoshop Elements 8, Part I, will help you import, organize and enhance your photos. Students also will develop skills in cropping, rotating, resizing, straightening and removing red-eye. Recommended prerequisites: Windows, Part I, II and Internet/Email.
POFI-1104-26206 (958223)
Email With File Mgt. Support
M137   LEC  
M W   9:40 AM   12:20 PM
Ritter, Jeffrey  Vita
BHC
1
7/13/15
7/29/15
(3 weeks)
  Summer Session II
Senior Adult
 
 Email with File Management Support will cover file management functions in Windows and how to send emails with or without attachments. Students will learn to determine the type of program needed to open any attached file they receive and how to save the attachment. Windows Explorer functions will be reviewed, enabling students to organize, identify and retrieve the files stored on the hard drive, flash drives, CDs and DVDs. Recommended prerequisites: Windows, Part I and II and experience using the Internet.
POFI-1104-25202 (958184)
Windows 7, Part I
M137   LEC  
M W   1:30 PM   3:50 PM
Ritter, Jeffrey  Vita
BHC
1
6/8/15
6/24/15
(3 weeks)
  Summer Session I
Senior Adult
 
 Windows 7, Part I, will introduce all the basics of Windows including the desktop, mouse pointers, start button, taskbar, menus, toolbars and dialog boxes. Students will learn to open and save a file, edit a document in Wordpad, and use the copy, cut and paste commands. File management will be introduced.
POFI-1104-25205 (958187)
Windows 7, Part II
M137   LEC  
M W   1:30 PM   3:50 PM
Ritter, Jeffrey  Vita
BHC
1
6/29/15
7/15/15
(3 weeks)
  Summer Session I
Senior Adult
 
 Windows 7, Part II, will cover the use of Windows Explorer in managing your files by viewing, renaming, moving, deleting and organizing both files and folders. Students will learn to personalize Windows by changing the desktop appearance, screen saver and background, customizing the taskbar and the start menu, learning the right-click menu, and using desktop gadgets. Methods to secure your computer will also be covered. Recommended prerequisite: Windows 7, Part I.
POFI-1104-26207 (958238)
Tips/Tricks for Windows 8
M135   LEC  
T R   1:30 PM   3:50 PM
Brooks, Ray  Vita
BHC
1
7/14/15
7/30/15
(3 weeks)
  Summer Session II
Senior Adult
 
 Tips and Tricks for Windows 8 will deal with understanding and using the new features and capabilities of Windows 8. It is designed for students currently using Windows 8 on their computers. Students learn easy ways to search for documents, run programs, reduce Internet risks and threats, and keep their computers running at top speed. Students also get tips on making and editing digital music and video. Recommended prerequisite: Windows, Part I.
POFI-1104-26208 (959228)
Social Media
M124   LEC  
T R   1:30 PM   3:50 PM
Christopherson-DeGan, Jody  Vita
BHC
1
7/14/15
7/30/15
(3 weeks)
  Summer Session II
Senior Adult
 
 Social media can be a powerful tool and a lot of fun, so learn to use a variety of social media tools to keep up with friends, family, kids and others. Learn how to set up and use Twitter, LinkedIn, Flickr, social coupons, Instagram and Tumblr and even more in this course. We will set up and start sharing photos on Instagram, set up a Pinterest account and start sharing ideas that we like. Get with the program and go social!
POFI-1104-25203 (958219)
Adventures/Genealogy III
M124   LEC  
W   1:30 PM   4:50 PM
Barnette, Millard  Vita
BHC
1
6/10/15
7/1/15
(4 weeks)
  Summer Session I
Senior Adult
 
 Adventures of Genealogy, Part III, is a course for those who have had some genealogical research experience and would like to delve deeper into the use of records and research methodology used by more advanced and experienced family historians and genealogists. Recommended prerequisites: Adventures of Genealogy, Part I and II.
POFI-1104-25251 (958189)
Windows 8.1, Part I
M135   LEC  
S   9:00 AM   12:20 PM
Deason, Michael  Vita
BHC
1
6/13/15
7/11/15
(5 weeks)
  Summer Session I
Senior Adult
 
 Windows 8.1, Part I, will help students new to the Windows 8.1 world. It will cover the PC and its operating system. We will look at many of the new features and popular software that is designed for Windows 8.1.
POFI-1104-25254 (984190)
Windows 7, Part III
M134   LEC  
S   9:00 AM   12:20 PM
Walker, Patricia  Vita
BHC
1
6/13/15
7/11/15
(5 weeks)
  Summer Session I
Senior Adult
 
 Windows 7, Part III, will build on your knowledge of Windows 7, Part II and cover areas such as the control panel, device manager, file association, user account control and accessories such as defragging and sound recorder. Recommended prerequisites: Windows 7, Part I and II.
POFI-1104-26251 (958230)
Manage Photo Collection
M135   LEC  
S   9:00 AM   12:20 PM
Deason, Michael  Vita
BHC
1
7/18/15
8/8/15
(4 weeks)
  Summer Session II
Senior Adult
 
 Explore ways to manage your digital photo collection with programs such as Google's free Picasa software and Adobe's Lightroom program. Learn to fine-tune your photos and share them with friends and family.
POFI-1104-25252 (958267)
Website Development
M135   LEC  
S   1:00 PM   4:20 PM
Deason, Michael  Vita
BHC
1
6/13/15
7/11/15
(5 weeks)
  Summer Session I
Senior Adult
 
 This class gives you everything you need to create a stunning free website, right at your fingertips. We make it fun to create your own site - it's hassle-free, and you don't need any coding skills. Wix.com is a leading cloud-based Web development platform with millions of users worldwide. This class will make it simple for everyone to create a beautiful, professional Web presence without limiting your creativity.
POFI-1104-26252 (958233)
Password Management
M135   LEC  
S   1:00 PM   4:20 PM
Deason, Michael  Vita
BHC
1
7/18/15
8/8/15
(4 weeks)
  Summer Session II
Senior Adult
 
 Passwords: The Good, Bad and Unmanageable. In these days of hacks, Heartbleed, and endless breaches, a strong, unique, and often-changed password for every site is even more imperative. A password manager can help you attain that goal. During these classes we will look at ways of remembering your passwords, password managers, two-factor authentication, form filling and personal data, and much more.
POFI-1104-25502 (985478)
iPhone
M135   LEC  
M W   5:00 PM   7:40 PM
Deason, Michael  Vita
BHC
1
6/8/15
6/22/15
(3 weeks)
  Summer Session I
Senior Adult
 
 iPhone, iPad, iTunes will help owners understand their mobile device and how to find and install helpful applications for everyday life. Learn how to customize, protect and set up multiple email accounts on your device, as well as new features like Voice Control, Compass and video recording. Music and various other aspects of iTunes will also be covered.
POFI-1104-26501 (995864)
Apps, Simply Apps
M135   LEC  
T R   5:00 PM   7:40 PM
Deason, Michael  Vita
BHC
1
7/14/15
7/22/15
(2 weeks)
  Summer Session II
Senior Adult
 
 Apps are everwhere! In a few short years, the app craze has taken over. These small applications, or apps, that fit on our mobile phones do everything from helping us accomplish mundane tasks to keeping us entertained while we wait for the bus. This class will demo many of the apps that are on the market today.
 
 
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