Credit Outreach

BIO 298 Special Topics in Biology: Florida Keys!

(3 credits NS/LS or non-credit option)

We are offering one trip this year: August 10-16, 2016 (open to current college students, high school juniors & seniors, and community members)

This is a snorkel-based course that will introduce students to the life that inhabits the marine ecosystems of the Florida Keys. Course includes online orientation and introduction, snorkeling, field trips, lab activities, fieldwork and discussions, as well as learning about Sea Turtle Biology.

For more information call the Continuing Education Office at (920) 929-1155

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Summer 2014 Brochure

 BIO 298: Special Topics in Biology: Prairie Ecosystem/Restoration–(2 credits NS/LS)

Do you like working outdoors to help the environment and are looking for a way to fulfill your lab science requirements?  You may  want to consider one or both of the options below. The 4 lab credits are split over the first couple of months in the fall and the last couple of months in the spring to allow for hands-on work at Prairie Restoration while learning about the biology of and human impacts on Prairie Ecosystems. This hybrid, service-learning course meets on Wednesdays from 2:30 ‑ 5:30 p.m. with additional content provided online. The instructor is Margie Winter of Marian University who over the course of her career teaching Envionmental Science has been involved in serveral prairie and native plant restoration efforts. 

Fall-BIO 298: Special Topics in Biology: Prairie Ecosystem/Restoration (2 credits NS/LS)

Wednesdays, 2:30 – 5:30 p.m., September 2 – October 21, 2015

Spring-BIO 298: Special Topics in Biology: Prairie Ecosystem/Restoration– (2 credits NS/LS)

Wednesdays, 2:30 – 5:30 p.m., Dates TBD Durning last half of the spring semester 2016

This class is offered in collaboration with Marian University.  For more information, contact the Continuing Education Department
(920) 929-1155 or teri.mattek@uwc.edu

HES 046 Yoga I

(1 credit AP or non-credit option) 

Hatha yoga is the most widely practiced form of yoga in America. It is the branch of yoga which concentrates on physical health and mental well-being. Hatha yoga uses bodily postures (asanas), breathing techniques (pranayama), and meditation (dyana) with the goal of bringing about a sound, healthy body and a clear, peaceful mind. There are nearly 200 hatha yoga postures, with hundreds of variations, which work to make the spine supple and to promote circulation in all the organs, glands, and tissues. Hatha yoga postures also stretch and align the body, promoting balance and flexibility. Prerequisites: There are no prerequisites for this course.

Monday and Wednesdays
September 21 - November 25
11:00am-12:15pm, Only 10 weeks
Instructor: Lora Vahlsing

Fee: $197.93 plus applicable campus fees(one credit). 

Non-credit option available.
Register: Call the Continuing Education Office at 920-929-1155.

 HES 037 Judo

 (1 Credit AP or non-credit options available)
Judo is a Japanese martial art in which opponents use balance and body weight, with minimal physical effort, to throw each other or hold each other in a lock. Students will learn the basic skills and terminology of Judo. Skills include proper falling techniques, throwing, pinning and escapes, chokes and arm locks, moves, and self-defense skills.

Tuesdays
September 8- December 8, 2015
1:30pm – 3:10pm
Instructor: Lynn Roethke, Olympic Silver Medalist

Fee: $197.93 plus applicable campus fees (one credit).

Non-credit option available.
Register: Call the Continuing Education Office at 920-929-1155.

ITA 103 First Semester Italian

Part 1 (2 credits)
For people who have had no previous classes in the language. The emphasis is on reading, writing, and speaking in Italian. Classes may include cultural studies of Italy and other Italian-speaking countries or regions.

Tuesdays and Thursdays
September 3 – December 22
11:00 – 11:50am
Fee: $295.86 (Two credits)

Non-credit option available.
Register: Call the Continuing Education Office at 920-929-1155.