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Summer 2018 Community Education Classes

CRNSectionDayTimeRoomInstructorSeatsFeeRegister
CFK 200 Exploring A Complex Organism
10253 W MTWTh 8:00am- 11:30am 3K04 Staff 15 $99 Add
The human body is a fascinating and complex organism – a symphony of different functional systems working together. Immerse yourself in a week of hands-on activities that will introduce you to real-world involvement in caring for the human body. Class dates: July 23, 2018 - July 26, 2018
CFK 200 Microscope Exploration
10261 W1 W 8:00am- 9:30am 3F12 Staff 7 $15 Add
Students will explore the microscopic world in this course by learning about the parts and techniques involved in microscope use. Students will view prepared slides and create wet mounts of plant cells, their own cheek cells, and a sample from the Rock River. Class dates: July 25, 2018 - July 25, 2018
CFK 200 Prairie Exploration
10263 W2 T 10:00am- 11:30am 3F12 Staff 10 $15 Add
Learn about the birds, mammals, and plants of the Illinoi Prairie through bird calls, predator games, and plant identification. Take a walk to the prairie on the SVCC campus and discover the importance of prairie plants to Native Americans and early settlers. Students are required to wear long pants and sunscreen. Class dates: July 24, 2018 - July 24, 2018
CFK 200 Feathers, Flights & Eggs
10264 W3 Th 12:30pm- 2:00pm 3F12 Staff 24 $15 Add
Explore the important features of birds: feathers, flight, and eggs. Students will view different types of feathers and learn their functions. The feathers will be observed under the microscope and on a living bird. Students will see how birds and aircraft fly and study the basics of flight. Students will design their own original paper airplanes. A variety of eggs will be examined from geese, ducks, chickens, and more. Class dates: July 26, 2018 - July 26, 2018
CFK 300 Yoga
10255 W MTWTh 2:30pm- 4:00pm 2H01 Staff 10 $40 Add
Students will explore Hatha Yoga with a focus on poses named after animals (down dog, dolphin, cat-cow, etc.). All abilities are welcome. Session includes a brief guided visualization mediation of nature. Students will be invited to chronicle their yoga journey. Class dates: July 23, 2018 - July 26, 2018
CFK 400 Code Breakers AM
10240 W MTWTh 9:00am- 12:00pm 3K02 Staff 10 $109
Calling all future coders, programmers, and designers! Learn the basics of coding languages like HTML, JavaScript, and CSS through a series of web projects and design challenges each day and be on your way to becoming the next tech star! Whether you want to be the next Mark Zuckerberg or the high school student who just made $1 million dollars for programming in his bedroom, this course has the essentials you need to begin your journey. Projects will be available on a Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Class dates: June 18, 2018 - June 21, 2018
CFK 400 Code Breakers PM
10241 W1 MTWTh 1:00pm- 4:00pm 3K02 Staff 0 $109 Waitlist
Calling all future coders, programmers, and designers! Learn the basics of coding languages like HTML, JavaScript, and CSS through a series of web projects and design challenges each day and be on your way to becoming the next tech star! Whether you want to be the next Mark Zuckerberg or the high school student who just made $1 million dollars for programming in his bedroom, this course has the essentials you need to begin your journey. Projects will be available on a Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Class dates: June 18, 2018 - June 21, 2018
CFK 400 Beginner Crochet
10257 W10 M 12:30pm- 2:00pm 2M9A Staff 10 $15 Add
Hey Kids! Are you looking for a fun and new way to spend your time? Learn to crochet; it is a skill that will stay with you for a lifetime. In this class, we will learn the single crochet and chain stitch. Supply list will be given. (ages 10 amp; up) Class dates: July 23, 2018 - July 23, 2018
CFK 400 Sugar Cookie Decorating
10258 W11 T 10:00am- 11:30am 2L06 Staff 9 $20 Add
Learn to create special cookies using a variety of decorating techniques. Students need to bring 24 sugar cookies and a hand towel. Decorating supplies included. Class dates: July 24, 2018 - July 24, 2018
CFK 400 Chocolate Candy Creations
10259 W12 T 12:30pm- 2:00pm 2L06 Staff 10 $20 Add
Learn how to make filled chocolates such as caramel filled cups and chocolate covered cherries, and how to paint on chocolate. Supplies included. Class dates: July 24, 2018 - July 24, 2018
CFK 400 Intermediate Crochet Key Ring
10260 W13 T 2:30pm- 4:00pm 2M9A Staff 10 $15 Add
If you have already mastered the single crochet and would like to take your skills to the next level, this is the class for you. Students will learn to crochet the single crochet in rounds and go home with a curly cue that you can add to a key ring or book bag zipper. Supply list will be given (ages 10 amp; up). Class dates: July 24, 2018 - July 24, 2018
CFK 400 Cupcake Decorating
10262 W14 Th 10:00am- 11:30am 2L06 Staff 9 $20 Add
Learn to fill cupcakes and use basic decorating techniques. Students need to bring 12-24 unfrosted cupcakes, pudding to fill cupcakes and a hand towel. Decorating supplies are included. Class dates: July 26, 2018 - July 26, 2018
CFK 400 Make Your First Video Game AM
10242 W2 MTWTh 9:00am- 12:00pm 3K02 Staff 0 $109 Waitlist
If you love playing video games, this is the camp for you! Make your first video game in a one-of-a-kind class that shows you the keys to designing your first 2D platformer game. Conceptualization, play experience, level design, graphics, sounds, and simple coding are just some of the concepts we’ll explore. No prior experience necessary, just a desire to have fun. Student-created games will be available on a password-protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Games are only compatible on PC computers. Mac versions can be created after the program for a $15.00 conversion fee. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Class dates: June 25, 2018 - June 28, 2018
CFK 400 Make Your First Video Game PM
10243 W3 MTWTh 1:00pm- 4:00pm 3K02 Staff 0 $109 Waitlist
If you love playing video games, this is the camp for you! Make your first video game in a one-of-a-kind class that shows you the keys to designing your first 2D platformer game. Conceptualization, play experience, level design, graphics, sounds, and simple coding are just some of the concepts we’ll explore. No prior experience necessary, just a desire to have fun. Student-created games will be available on a password-protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Games are only compatible on PC computers. Mac versions can be created after the program for a $15.00 conversion fee. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Class dates: June 25, 2018 - June 28, 2018
CFK 400 Minecraft Modders AM
10244 W4 MTWTh 9:00am- 12:00pm 3K02 Staff 5 $109 Add
Use your favorite game to learn the basics of modding and foundations of programming. Learn scripting and logic statements as you create your first mods! Introductory coding will also be taught through a simulated environment inspired by Minecraft. Student projects will be available on a password-protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. To access their project at home, students must own a PC/MAC version of Minecraft. Tablet, phone, and game console versions of Minecraft are not compatible. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Minecraft camps offered by Community Education at SVCC are not an official Minecraft product and are not approved by, or associated with, Mojang. Class dates: July 9, 2018 - July 12, 2018
CFK 400 Minecraft Modders PM
10245 W5 MTWTh 1:00pm- 4:00pm 3K02 Staff 3 $109 Add
Use your favorite game to learn the basics of modding and foundations of programming. Learn scripting and logic statements as you create your first mods! Introductory coding will also be taught through a simulated environment inspired by Minecraft. Student projects will be available on a password-protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. To access their project at home, students must own a PC/MAC version of Minecraft. Tablet, phone, and game console versions of Minecraft are not compatible. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Minecraft camps offered by Community Education at SVCC are not an official Minecraft product and are not approved by, or associated with, Mojang. Class dates: July 9, 2018 - July 12, 2018
CFK 400 Design Your Own Adventure AM
10246 W6 MTWTh 9:00am- 12:00pm 3K02 Staff 13 $109 Add
In this LEGO adventure, YOU are the star! Pick your favorite LEGO genre or create an alternate universe to create a digital illustrated story or graphic novel. Whether you want to fight alongside superheroes, create a Minecraft story, hang with the Nexo Knights, or go into space with Rey and Finn, the only requirement is that you put yourself in the story! All students will end the class with a digital comic book that can be shared with friends and family on a password-protected website! Students will work in teams for most of the program. Class dates: July 16, 2018 - July 19, 2018
CFK 400 Design Your Own Adventure PM
10247 W7 MTWTh 1:00pm- 4:00pm 3K02 Staff 10 $109 Add
In this LEGO adventure, YOU are the star! Pick your favorite LEGO genre or create an alternate universe to create a digital illustrated story or graphic novel. Whether you want to fight alongside superheroes, create a Minecraft story, hang with the Nexo Knights, or go into space with Rey and Finn, the only requirement is that you put yourself in the story! All students will end the class with a digital comic book that can be shared with friends and family on a password-protected website! Students will work in teams for most of the program. Class dates: July 16, 2018 - July 19, 2018
CFK 400 Food is Love
10254 W8 MTWTh 12:30pm- 2:00pm 1H18 Staff 8 $65 Add
Food is Love will demonstrate how your love of family can be shown by care, knowledge, and simple cooking techniques. Students will learn how simple ingredient choices for recipes can be healthier, tastier, and more enjoyable for everyone. Basic cooking, sanitation, and safety will be the focus. Students will learn how to prepare healthier versions of snacks and desserts that they are currently familiar. Cost includes supplies and each student will receive the Tovala Kids Kitchen Knife and Cutting Board Set. Class dates: July 23, 2018 - July 26, 2018
CFK 400 Recognition & Treatment
10256 W9 M 10:00am- 11:30am 2K02 Staff 9 $15 Add
Students will be presented with a general overview of superficial and deep wounds, various types of fractures, bandaging techniques, and a brief introduction to diagnostic tools; reflex hammer, tuning forks, X-rays, and an array of different types of surgical instruments, used in an ER/operating room setting Class dates: July 23, 2018 - July 23, 2018
XCO 735 Ed2Go Teaching ESL Series
10193 W MW 6:00pm- 8:00pm ONLINE Staff 1
Class dates: April 30, 2018 - August 4, 2018
XCO 735 Ed2Go Intro to Interior Design
10194 W1 MW 6:00pm- 8:00pm ONLINE Staff 1
Class dates: April 30, 2018 - August 4, 2018
XCO 735 Ed2go Creative Writing Suite
10230 W2 TBA   ONLINE Staff 0 Waitlist
Class dates: December 13, 2017 - May 30, 2018
XCO 735 Ed2go Speed Reading
10272 W3 TBA   ONLINE Staff 0 Waitlist
Class dates: May 16, 2018 - June 27, 2018
XCO 735 Ed2Go Writerific
10278 W4 TBA   ONLINE Staff 0 Waitlist
Class dates: June 13, 2018 - July 25, 2018
XLE 720 Conversational Spanish
10271 W M 5:00pm- 6:30pm 2M07 Staff 12 $85
Class dates: June 4, 2018 - July 23, 2018
XTS 705 Workkeys:Applied Mathematics
10202 W TBA   Staff 50 $12
Class dates: April 30, 2018 - August 4, 2018
XTS 705 Workkeys:Reading for Info
10203 W1 TBA   Staff 50 $12
Class dates: April 30, 2018 - August 4, 2018
XTS 705 Workkeys:Locating Information
10204 W2 TBA   Staff 50 $12
Class dates: April 30, 2018 - August 4, 2018
XTS 705 Workkeys:Applied Technology
10205 W3 TBA   Staff 50 $12
Class dates: April 30, 2018 - August 4, 2018
XTS 705 Workkeys:Teamwork
10206 W4 TBA   Staff 50 $12
Class dates: April 30, 2018 - August 4, 2018
XTS 705 Workkeys:Observation
10207 W5 TBA   Staff 50 $15
Class dates: April 30, 2018 - August 4, 2018