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American Sign Language 1

This course is designed to teach the basic skills of communication in American Sign Language. Course work will include: fingerspelling, numbers, signed vocabulary, expressive and receptive signing activities. Upon successful completion of this course, the student will have a good basic knowledge of signed communication. Textbook required.


Course Code: CSP-4000-AC3----------------------------CANCELLED
Date: September 2-October 7, Tuesday, 6.30p- 9p
Location: AT-Applied Tech, Jamestown Campus
Room #: Instructor: Dennis
Cost: $65

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Course Code: CSP -4000-PC3--------------------CANCELLED
Date: September 8-October 3, Monday, 6p-8:30p
Location: CEC-Con Ed Center, Greensboro Campus
Room #: 224 Instructor: A. Fuller
Cost: $65
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American Sign Language 2

This course is designed to build on the basic skills of communication addressed in the American Sign Language 1 class. Course work will include: introduction to the issues, culture and history of the deaf community, in addition to learning the rules and conventions, grammar, syntax, modifiers and movements associated with a more in depth knowledge of American Sign language. Upon successful completion of this course, the student will have a basic understanding of deaf culture and history as well as an intermediary knowledge of signed communication. Textbook required


Course Code: CSP-4000-AD3----------PENDING CANCELLATION
Date: October 21-November 25, Tuesday, 6:30p-9p
Location: AT-Applied Technology, Jamestown Campus
Room #: Instructor: Dennis
Cost: $65
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Course Code: CSP-4000-93-----------------CANCELLED
Date: October 27-December 1, 6p-8:30p, Monday
Location: CEC-Con Ed Center, Greensboro Campus
Room #: 224 Instructor: A. Fuller
Cost: $65
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Introduction to Braille

This course is designed to provide an introduction to braille for students who are interested in learning how to read and write braille for practical purposes. Course work will include learning to read and write the braille alphabet, numbers, punctuation, and commonly used braille contractions. There will be an emphasis on using braille to enhance functionality, and daily living. Materials needed for class are: braille writer or slate and stylus along with some braille paper, two books required - Braille for the Sighted: Beginning Braille and Just Enough to Know Better. Estimated cost for both books is $35.


Course Code: CSP-4000-ND3--------------CANCELLED
Date: September 10-October 15, Wednesday, 4p-6p
Location: CEC-Continuing Education Center,
Greensboro Campus
Room #: 152A Instructor: P. Brown
Cost: $45
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The Aspiring Writer's Workshop

Are you carrying a story- or stories- around in your head screaming to see the light of day? Have you begun to write only to find yourself unsure of what to do next? Do you start- and stop- start a narrative over and over again, writing, rewriting, editing but not finishing what you started? This class is designed for closet writers and those who carry stories around in their heads and hearts. Students will learn how to take stories in their heads and hearts and translate those visions into narratives with a beginning, middle and end; multidmensional characters, and a plausible plot. Couse materials will be discuss at first class session.


Course Code: CSP-4000-MK3
Date: September 2-October 7, Tuesday, 6p-9p
Location: CEC-Con Ed Center, Greensboro Campus
Room #: 152c Instructor: T. Bennett-Wilkes
Cost: $65
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Improv Yourself

THINK FAST!...on your feet! Always wanted to be the one with the witty "come back" or the right thing to say? Tired of awkward situations? Just want to have fun? THIS is the class for you! Improv is re-visited with real-life situations that teach you how to "think fast on your feet" and have fun while learning. Students need sneakers or comfortable footwear to move in safety, comfortable clothes, folder, water bottle, and desire to have fun!


Course Code: CSP-4000-QD3
Date: November 13-December 11,
Thursday, 6:30p-7:30p,
Location: CEC-Con Ed Center, Greensboro Campus
Room #: 117 Instructor: J. Jeffries
Cost: $35
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Making Money with Your Voice

Have you ever been told that you have a great voice? This exciting class will explore numerous aspects of voice over work for television, film, radio, audio books, documentaries and the internet in your area. We will cover all the basics, including how to prepare the all important demo, how to be successful and earn great income in this exciting field. Please check http://www. voicecoaches.com/gptt for questions about class content and general information about the voice acting field.


Course Code: CSP-4000-GF3
Date: September 23, Tuesday 6.30p-9p
Location: AT-Applied Tech, Jamestown Campus
Room #: Instructor: Voice Coaches
Cost: $35
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Public Speaking for the Shy and Terrified

It's not what you say, its how you say it. This workshop teaches the simple skills necessary to speak with confidence in front of an audience.Focus will be on public speaking and group presentation skills. By the end of the workshop, participants will demonstrate control over their voices and body language and have improved self-confidence in their speaking abilities. Self supporting.

 

Course Code: CSP-4000-QH3
Date: September 16-October 7, Tuesday, 6:30p-8p,
Location: CEC-Con Ed Center, Greensboro Campus
Room #: 126 Instructor: J. Jeffries
Cost: $45
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Public Speaking Too

If you enjoyed Public Speaking for the Shy and Terrified you will love Public Speaking Too. Eliminate "uh" and replace it with confidence. Make your presentations, announcements, or spur of the moments speeches fun for you and your audience or congregation. Learning techiniques on handling hecklers or remembering the entire speech, can be fun and enlightening. Let your voice be heard and felt. Supplies need: pencil, 3x 5 note cards and a bottle of water.


Course Code: CSP-4000-NV3
Date: October 21-November 11,Tuesday, 6:30p-8p,
Location: CEC-Con Ed Center, Greensboro Campus
Room #: 126 Instructor: J. Jeffries
Cost: $45
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NEW!

Blogging Basics 101

Simply stated, blogs are public dairies published on the Internet. This course is an introduction to web logs with the emphasis on writing which enable the blogger to build, maintain and interact with an online community of like-minded followers. Every session will include writing execises and a lecture which student's can sign up to recieve via email. The instructor will read and offer feedback, guidance and encouragement. While no letter grades are given, this input is intended to help strengthen, enhance and /or build on writing skills.


Course Code: CSP-4000-MP3-----------------------CANCELLED
Date: September 4-October 9, Thursday, 6p-9p,
Location: CEC-Con Ed Center, Greensboro Campus
Room #: 210 Instructor: T. Bennett-Wilkes
Cost: $65
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Updated 08/11/2014