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APPLICATIONS OF ALGEBRA
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APPLICATIONS OF ALGEBRA

Free

with Michael Emery

Calendar Jan 23, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 15 weeks

This is an advanced course that investigates real-world applications of concepts from algebra and other branches of mathematics. Learners may focus on a subject such as Algebra II, Probability & Statistics, Geometry, or Precalculus. Topics may include functions; sets; polynomials and factoring; properties of real numbers; rational expressions; systems of equations; logarithms; advanced geometric concepts; trigonometry; descriptive and inferential statistics; tools for statistical analysis; and more. DIPLOMA STUDENTS ONLY. Lab Fee of $15 due at registration.

CHILD DEVELOPMENT
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CHILD DEVELOPMENT

Free

with Carol Michaud

Calendar Jan 23, 2018 at 2:30 pm, runs for 15 weeks

Children's behavior can be both fascinating and frustrating, especially when you don't understand it. This class will explore physical, emotional, social and intellectual development from conception through adolescence. We will see how child development theory applies to everyday life. Links will be made to parenting, family, community, and the workplace. You will learn that taking care of children is one of the most important responsibilities you can have. DIPLOMA STUDENTS ONLY. Lab Fee of $15 due at registration.

COMPOSITION, LITERATURE, AND FILM
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COMPOSITION, LITERATURE, AND FILM

Free

with Janice Foster

Calendar Jan 23, 2018 at 2:30 pm, runs for 15 weeks

This class is designed to prepare students to develop higher critical thinking skills by studying thematic issues, reflected through literature and film. Students will read and write while they develop knowledge of different types of media. Furthermore, students will learn about the relationships between literature, composition, and film to gain an understanding of the complex interplay between film and literature. DIPLOMA STUDENTS ONLY. Lab Fee of $15 due at registration.

CONTEMPORARY  AMERICAN FICTION
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CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN FICTION

Free

with Janice Foster

Calendar Jan 25, 2018 at 2:30 pm, runs for 15 weeks

Contemporary Literature will introduce students to a range of non-fiction, drama, poetry, short stories, and essays from a variety of writers from 1945 to present time. The class will hold discussions and write communicating, ideas, themes, style, and form from these readings. This will allow students to understand what defines contemporary American fiction and why we study it. DIPLOMA STUDENTS ONLY. Lab Fee of $15 due at registration.

ECONOMIC FOUNDATIONS
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ECONOMIC FOUNDATIONS

Free

with Michael Emery

Calendar Jan 23, 2018 at 2:30 pm, runs for 15 weeks

This course is designed to introduce students to basic economic principles and skills associated with Personal Economics, Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, and Global Economics. We will cover the basic skills (balancing a checkbook, maintaining good credit) you will need to get by in today's modern financial maze. We will explore what you need to know about credit and loans, insurance, taxes, how to pay for college and how to be an informed consumer when making a large purchase. DIPLOMA STUDENTS ONLY. Lab Fee of $15 due at registration.

EXPLORING RELATIONSHIPS
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EXPLORING RELATIONSHIPS

Free

with Kathleen Paradis and Nancy Provost

Calendar Jan 25, 2018 at 2:30 pm, runs for 15 weeks

This course focuses on the relationships between personal choices and individual well-being with an emphasis on teaching health ways to listen and communicate with family, peers, and others. Discussion will raise awareness about social issues and increase and increase knowledge and understanding of the dynamics of interpersonal relationships. Diploma students only - $15 lab fee to be paid at time of registration.

FOUNDATIONS OF ALGEBRA
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FOUNDATIONS OF ALGEBRA

Free

with Michael Emery

Calendar Jan 22, 2018 at 8:30 am, runs for 15 weeks

This course builds on the concepts learned in Foundations of Math and prepares learners for Number Skills for College. In this course we will investigate operations with fractions and decimals; ratios, proportions, and rate of change; probability and measures of central tendency; exponents and radicals; integers; irrational numbers; order of operations; and more complex geometric concepts. DIPLOMA STUDENTS ONLY. Lab Fee of $15 due at registration.

FOUNDATIONS OF ALGEBRA
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FOUNDATIONS OF ALGEBRA

Free

with Andre Cormier

Calendar Jan 22, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 15 weeks

This course builds on the concepts learned in Foundations of Math and prepares learners for Number Skills for College. In this course we will investigate operations with fractions and decimals; ratios, proportions, and rate of change; probability and measures of central tendency; exponents and radicals; integers; irrational numbers; order of operations; and more complex geometric concepts. DIPLOMA STUDENTS ONLY. Lab Fee of $15 due at registration.





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