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Beginning Guitar 1 Part 1

This course introduces students to the basic principles of playing the guitar. Chord forms in 1st position (15 chords), learn how to read music, learn the notes on the 1st three strings and gaining an understanding of music concept, beat, time signature and rhythm. Please bring your guitar to class. Textbook required and can be purchased at the bookstore.

Course Code: CSP-4000-GT3
Date: August 20-October 1, Wednesday, 6:30p-8:30p
Location: AT-Applied Tech, Jamestown Campus
Room #: Instructor: Burke
Cost: $65
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Course Code: CSP-4000-NN3
Date: August 18-September 29, Monday 6:30p-8:30p
Location: CEC-Con Ed Center, Greensboro Campus
Room #: 210 Instructor: L. Burke
Cost: $65
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Beginning Guitar 1 Part 2

This course is an extension of guitar 1. Students will learn notes on last three strings; learn how to play chord progressions with addition chords; learn more simple rhythmic values: eighth notes, triplets and sixteenth notes and how to play chord melodies (combining melody and chords.) Please bring your guitar. Textbook required and can be purchased at the bookstore.

Course Code: CSP-4000-GU3
Date: October 15-November 19, Wednesday,
6:30p-8;30p, Wednesday
Location: AT-Applied Tech, Jamestown Campus
Room #: Instructor: Burke
Cost: $65
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Course Code: CSP-4000-ME3
Date: October 20-November 24, 6:30p-8:30p, Monday
Location: CEC-Con Ed Center, Greensboro Campus
Room #: 210 Instructor: L. Burke
Cost: $65
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Piano 1

This course will teach students to read and play in C and G positions with staff note reading. Students will learn theory to include scales, intervals, chords, rhythmic notation. Rhythmic exercises, technique, sight reading, and practice skills are included. Textbook required.

Course Code: CSP-4000-GY3
Date: October 15-December 10,
6:30p-8:30p, Wednesday
Location: H4-High Point Campus
Room #: 102 Instructor: King
Cost: $80 / no class 11/26
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Piano 2

This class will continue to teach students to read in the keys of C, F and G with the addition of the keys of A Minor and D Minor. Students will continue to learn scale and chord theory in these keys. Students will then work on ensemble playing, sightreading, and repertoire that they choose. Textbook required.

Course Code: CSP-4000-GZ3
Date: Wednesday, August 20-Wednesday, October 8,
6.30p-8.30p, Wednesday
Location: H4-High Point Campus
Room #: 102 Instructor: King
Cost: $80 / No class 11/26
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Photography

Basics of Portrait Photography

Basic Portrait Photography is great for intermediate and amateur photographers who like to capture images of people in all types of situations. Students will learn lens selection, composition, posing, natural lighting, and will briefly touch on studio lighting. Each class will have instruction with demonstrations and critiques on weekly assignments. Students must have DSLR with interchangeable lenses.

 

Course Code: CSP-4000-GN3
Date: Tuesday, August 19-Tuesday, September 23,
6p-9p, Tuesday
Location: AT-Applied Tech, Jamestown Campus
Room #: Instructor: Sherrill
Cost: $65
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Course Code: CSP-4000-GO3
Date: Tuesday, October 7-Tuesday, November 11,
6p-9p, Tuesday
Location: AT-Applied Tech, Jamestown Campus
Room #: Instructor: Sherrill
Cost: $65
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Creative Photo

Through exciting hands-on lessons, challenging and fun assignments and honest insightful critiques you will learn creative ways of capturing that special shot. You will learn line, light, shadow, color and compositional designs that will expand your visual perspective and allow you to create better artistic photographs. This course is geared to intermediate and serious amateur photographers.

Course Code: CSP-4000-QE3
Date: November 3-November 24, 6:30p-9p, Monday
Location: CEC-Con Ed Center, Greensboro Campus
Room #: 126 Instructor: D. Huffines
Cost: $50
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Photo 101

This beginning photography course teaches students to take technically good photographs with your digital camera with interchangeable lenses. Shutters, apertures, films, and other pieces of information are covered to help students understand the photographic process. The class is designed for those who have a digital 35mm cameras with interchangeable lenses. Non-darkroom. Please bring camera for first day of classes and flash drive.

Course Code: CSP-4000-QG3
Date: September 8-October 27, 6:30p-9p, Monday
Location: CEC-Con Ed Center, Greensboro Campus
Room #: 126 Instructor: D. Huffines
Cost: $65
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Outdoor / Nature Photography

This course covers using elements of composition to improve your photographs, basic camera techniques to create strong outdoor images, and available light to capture nature's beauty through the changing seasons. Each session includes classroom instruction, critiques and field trips with photography assignments.

Course Code: CSP-4000-403
Date: September 27-October 4, Saturday, 9a-3p,
Location: CEC-Con Ed Center, Greensboro Campus
Room #: 126 Instructor: P. Keiger
Cost: $50
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Photography Fundamentals: Understanding Your Digital SLR and Basic Concepts of Design

This course is designed to familiarize you with the basic function of your digital slr camera including aperature, shutter speed, understanding manual mode, aperature of shutter speed priority as well as introduce you to the fundamentals of photography; composition a design, rules of thirds, exposure, depth of field and documentary style photography.

Course Code: CSP-4000-NY3
Date: August 20-September 24, Wednesday, 6p-8p
Location: CEC-Con Ed Center, Greensboro Campus
Room #: 126 Instructor: C. Pleasants
Cost: $45
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Course Code: CSP-4000-NJ3
Date: October 1-November 5, Wednesday, 6p-8p
Location: CEC-Con Ed Center, Greensboro Campus
Room #: 126 Instructor: C. Pleasants
Cost: $45
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Sewing, Quilting, & Needlework

Beginning Sewing

Beginning sewing provides students with the opportunity to learn fabric and pattern selection, principles of cutting and marking, and basic construction skills. Included in the course are darts, seams and finishes, sleeves, hems, pockets, and buttonholes. There is an extra cost for supplies. Supplies needed will be given in first day class.

Course Code: CSP-4000-PP3
Date: August 19-October 7, Tuesday, 6:45p-9:15p,
Location: CEC-Con Ed Center, Greensboro Campus
Room #: 115 Instructor: M. Christie
Cost: $60
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Course Code: CSP-4000-PR3
Date: October 21-December 9,
Tuesday, 6:45p-9:15p
Location: CEC-Con Ed Center, Greensboro Campus
Room #: 115 Instructor: M. Christie
Cost: $60
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Advanced Sewing

Includes intermediate through advanced sewing. Students select their own projects and fabric. Also includes alterations of your patterns if necessary. Students may bring a complex patterns and other instruction will be given first class. Self supporting.

Course Code: CSP-4000-MS3
Date: August 18-October 6, Monday, 11:30a-2p,
Location: CEC-Con Ed Center, Greensboro Campus
Room #: 115 Instructor: I. Booker
Cost: $55
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Course Code: CSP-4000-PQ3
Date: August 21-October 9, Thursday, 6:45p-9:15p,
Location: CEC-Con Ed Center, Greensboro Campus
Room #: 115 Instructor: M. Christie
Cost: $60
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Course Code: CSP-4000-PS3
Date: October 16-December 11,
Thursday, 6:45p-9:15p,
Location: CEC-Con Ed Center, Greensboro Campus
Room #: 115 Instructor: M. Christie
Cost: $60 / no class 11/27
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Course Code: CSP-4000-MR3
Date: October 27-December 8, Monday, 11:30a-2p,
Location: CEC-Con Ed Center, Greensboro Campus
Room #: 115 Instructor: I. Booker
Cost: $55
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Quilting 101

This course is designed to teach all levels of quilters basic to advanced skills and techniques useful in creating quilts. The course will cover use of a mat and rotary cutter, instruction for a variety of blocks patterns, and tips for piecing a final quilt top. Upon completion of the course, you should have a finished quilt top. Please bring to class: fabric scissors, neutral colored thread, cutting mat, ruler, rotary cutter, and pins. There will be an additional cost for materials.
Please email erfranke.ncsu@gmail.com with questions regarding materials.

Course Code: CSP-4000-NW3
Date: August 20-October 1, 6:30p-9p, Wednesday
Location: CEC-Con Ed Center, Greensboro Campus
Room #: 115 Instructor: Frankenfield
Cost: $55
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Sewing All Levels

Includes beginning through intermediate sewing. Students select their own projects and fabric. Also includes alterations of your patterns if necessary. Beginners may bring a simple pattern and other instruction will be given first class.

Course Code: CSP-4000-PI3
Date: August 18-October 6, Monday, 8:30a-11a
Location: CEC-Con Ed Center, Greensboro
Campus
Room #: 115 Instructor: I. Booker
Cost: $55
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Course Code: CSP-4000-GP3
Date: August 26-October 7, Tuesday, 8:30a-11a
Location: H1-High Point Campus
Room #: 136 Instructor: Booker
Cost: $55
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Course Code: CSP-4000-GQ3
Date: August 26-October 7, Tuesday,11:30a-2:30p
Location: H1-High Point Campus
Room #: 136 Instructor: Booker
Cost: $55
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Course Code: CSP-4000-GR3
Date:October 21-December 2, Tuesday, 8:30a-11a
Location: H1-High Point Campus
Room #: 136 Instructor: Booker
Cost: $55
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Course Code: CSP-4000-GS3
Date: October 21-December 2, Tuesday,11:30a-
2:30p
Location: H1-High Point Campus
Room #: 136 Instructor: Booker
Cost: $55
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Course Code: CSP-4000-PJ3
Date: October 27-December 8, Monday, 8:30a-11a
Location: CEC-Con Ed Center, Greensboro Campus
Room #: 115 Instructor: I. Booker
Cost: $55
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Special Interest

Beginning Fly Fishing

Learn the art of freshwater fly fishing in this course covering techniques in casting, fishing and a bit of fly tying. You will have a working knowledge of fly fishing from streams, rivers, lakes and ponds through combination of lecture and hands on experience. Class meet on Wednesdays in classroom on June 5, 12, 19 & 26 from 6:30p-9p. The Saturday, July
6, fishing trip will be scheduled at Country Park off Lawndale near the Nature Science Center Parking lot. NC fishing license required. There is an extra cost for supplies. Self supporting.

Course Code: CSP-4000-NS2

Date: June 25-July 23,
Wednesday, 6:30p-9:30p, no class 7/2
Location: CEC-Con Ed Center, Greensboro Campus
Room #: 152D Instructor: Wilkins
Cost: $70
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How to Become a Life Coach

This course will bring focus to life coaching which is a wide and fast growing field. Life coaches specialized in all areas, careers and personal growth. Students must have a deep desire for listening, studying and commitment to others. Learning outcomes are what is/is not Life Coaching?, who needs a coach, in depth overview of types of coaches and what makes
an excellent coach, do you identify with coaching and reviewing your strengths and opportunities in Coaching. Supplies needed, notebooks and paper, handouts will be given in class, no book to purchase.

Course Code: CSP-4000-Q52
Date: June 3-July 8,
Tuesday, 6p-8p, no class 7/1/2014
Location: CEC-Con Ed Center, Greensboro Campus
Room #: 224 Instructor: Seyni
Cost: $65
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Wedding Planning & Directing

Whether you plan to do the wedding yourself or use the expertise of a wedding consultant, you will learn the details of planning a wedding. You will receive instruction in setting a time line, etiquette, budget responsibilities, rehearsal, and elegance in style. Special emphasis will be placed on properly directing a wedding. Textbook required, purchase at GTCC bookstore.

Course Code: CSP-4000-NC2
Date: May 20-July 15,
Tuesday, 6p-8:30p, no class 7/1/2014
Location: CEC-Con Ed Center, Greensboro Campus
Room #: 210 Instructor: Sharpe
Cost: $80
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Updated 07/28/2014

Course Code: CSP-4000-MS1
Date: January 27-March 10, Monday, 11:30a-2p
Location: CEC-Con Ed Center, Greensboro
Room #: 115 Instructor: I. Booker
Cost: $55
Course Code: CSP-4000-PS1
Date: March 20-May 8, Thursday, 6:45p-9:15p
Location: CEC-Con Ed Center, Greensboro
Room #: 115 Instructor: M. Christie
Cost: $60
Course Code: CSP-4000-PQ1
Date: January 23-March 13, Thursday, 6:45p-9:15p
Location: CEC-Con Ed Center, Greensboro
Room #: 115 Instructor: M. Christie
Cost: $60
Course Code: CSP-4000-MR1
Date: March 24-May 5, Monday, 11:30a-2p
Location: CEC-Con Ed Center, Greensboro
Room #: 115 Instructor: I. Booker
Cost: $55