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Course Catalog - Older Adult

OLDER ADULT


Older Adult 443
Our American Film Heritage
Credit(s): 0 | Class Hours: Variable | Open Entry/Open Exit

Creates an awareness and understanding of the growth and development of the American film. Develops a greater capacity to appreciate and utilize motion pictures. Includes artifact, slides, and excerpts from memorable films.

Older Adult 456
Choral Dynamics for Older Adults
Credit(s): 0 | Class Hours: 57-336 | Open Entry/Open Exit

Stimulates interest and appreciation of choral music, develops skills of voice projections, enunciation, breath control and relaxation. Cultural and historical awareness and knowledge of music symbols, timing, and posture will be emphasized.

Older Adult 457
Music Arts for Older Adults
Credit(s): 0 | Class Hours: 57-336 | Open Entry/Open Exit

Provides a positive framework for developing and enhancing music appreciation, vocal and instrumental skill. Emphasis will be on activities designed to encourage creative expression.

Older Adult 518
Creative Cooking for Older Adults
Credit(s): 0 | Class Hours: 57-336 | Open Entry/Open Exit

Designed to enhance awareness of current cooking techniques. Demonstrations and lectures include information on basic nutrition and consumer awareness. A variety of cooking appliances and methods are utilized.

Older Adult 802
Seminar for Older Adults
Credit(s): 0 | Class Hours: 57-336 | Open Entry/Open Exit

Provides information and a discussion forum related to the examination of concerns common to older adults. Discovers specific needs and interests and examines current news events as interpreted through historical background and current political/regional developments and changes.

Older Adult 823
Manipulative Skills for Older Adults
Credit(s): 0 | Class Hours: 57-336 | Open Entry/Open Exit

Concentrates on improvement of motor skills and decision making through utilization of a variety of art media and techniques. Provides opportunities for analysis and decision making skills while exercising basic manipulative skills.

Older Adult 894
Physical Fitness
Credit(s): 0 | Class Hours: 57-336 | Open Entry/Open Exit

Teaches movement exercises designed to improve or maintain flexibility, strength, endurance, and cardiovascular and respiratory functions. Emphasizes motor movements, eye-hand coordination, body space awareness, balance, reaction time, joint protection, and relaxation techniques.