Older Adult - Noncredit Courses

Older Adult - Noncredit Courses (H2)

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NCO - Noncredit Older Adult

NCO-1611: Older Adult Art (NONCREDIT) (Min Credits: 0.0)

This non-credit course explores art, crafts and creative artistic expression through a variety of different artistic techniques.. This course develops formal artistic skills such as color, composition, form, harmony, texture, and contrast through physical and tactile skills such as painting, sculpture, writing, and coloring. Cultural, seasonal and holiday themes are emphasized in the production of arts and crafts items for personal use or gifts.

NCO-3900: Senior Preparedness (NONCREDIT) (Min Credits: 0.0)

This non-credit course expands the student's knowledge of economic, social, governmental, historic, geographic, and cultural issues. Students also improve communication skills as they share knowledge of world, national and local issues and become better-informed community members.

NCO-3901: Forum on World Affairs I (NONCREDIT) (Min Credits: 0.0)

This course expands the student's knowledge of current economic, social, and cultural issues at an introductory level. Students also improve communication skills as they share knowledge of world, national, and local issues and become better informed community members.

NCO-3902: Forum on World Affairs II (NONCREDIT) (Min Credits: 0.0)

This course provides an in-depth coverage of current affairs that includes analysis of economic, social, historic, and cultural factors that contribute to current world affairs. Through class discussions and individual student projects students improve skills in communication and critical analysis.

NCO-3903: Forum on World Affairs III (NONCREDIT) (Min Credits: 0.0)

This course provides an in-depth coverage of current affairs that includes analysis of economic, social, historic, and cultural factors that contribute to current world affairs. Through class discussions and individual student projects students improve skills in communication and critical analysis.

NCO-3904: Move to be Fit (NONCREDIT) (Min Credits: 0.0)

Through lecture, demonstration, and practice, older adults learn techniques for stress reduction, strategies for safely implementing a physical activity program, and develop an understanding of key healthy aging concepts to maintain and improve overall health and well-being.

NCO-3905: Fitness for Older Adults (NONCREDIT) (Min Credits: 0.0)

This course is designed to help the older adult improve balance and agility. Students are given activities that contribute to their understanding of the benefits of physical activity and movement through the aging process.

NCO-3906: Music Appreciation through Movement (NONCREDIT) (Min Credits: 0.0)

This course is designed for the non-credit older adult who has had no formal training in music. Students develop an appreciation and enjoyment of music through active listening, guided practice, and movement.

NCO-3907: Craft and Create (NONCREDIT) (Min Credits: 0.0)

This course is for the older adult who is interested in learning a variety of different craft techniques through the execution of simple art projects.

NCO-3908: Explorations in Painting and Drawing (NONCREDIT) (Min Credits: 0.0)

This course is for the older adult student who is interested in developing skills in drawing and painting.

NCO-3909: The Joy of Art (NONCREDIT) (Min Credits: 0.0)

This course is for the older adult who is interested in working in applying various techniques to the creation of independent art projects.