Continuing Education

Adult Enrichment Programs 

Registration: Registration for Non-Credit Continuing Education Classes will be held ONLINE.

Cancellation Policy.  No refunds are given after the registration deadline has passed, the day before the course meets, the day of the course, or the day after the course has started. If DSU cancels a class for any reason, a full refund will be issued. DSU Continuing Education reserves the right to cancel or postpone classes, or combine and substitute qualified instructors when necessary.

Registration is OPEN for the courses below.  Please click the link and complete ONLINE REGISTRATION:

http://www.deltastate.edu/continuing-education/continuing-education-non-credit-course-registration/

Spring 2021 Schedule

Online Enrichment: Sign Language

  • Dates/Times:  Course open March 1 through May 30.  Participants can enroll anytime between March 1 and May 1, with completion date of May 30.
  • Instruction Method: This course will use Canvas online dashboard through Delta State University.  Course material and lectures are prerecorded online and participants will complete course at their own pace
  • Cost: $140.00 (Teacher CEU credits are available for additional cost)
  • Details: This beginner course will focus on building a functional repertoire of vocabulary that will allow you to develop basic expressive and receptive functional sign language skills necessary to communicate with individuals who are Deaf and hard of hearing in community and business settings. Course content includes learning vocabulary, numbers, finger spelling, information regarding Deaf culture, as well as ways to interact in basic business or community settings. Participants will become familiar with the sign language continuum and various sign language methods with the focus of the class using Signed Exact English (SEE) and introductory remarks on American Sign Language (ASL)
  • Course open to Community members, teachers, ANYONE!
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Online Enrichment: Aging and the Community

  • Dates/Times:Course open March 1 through May 30. Participants can enroll anytime between March 1 and May 1, with completion date of May 30.
  • Instruction Method: This course will use Canvas online dashboard through Delta State University.  Course material and lectures are prerecorded online and participants will complete course at their own pace.  Completion will be tracked for Social Work CE and Teacher CEU requirements (if requested)
  • Cost: $140.00 (Social Work CE and Teacher CEU credits available for additional cost)
  • Details: Examine the problematic and positive aspects of adult development from age 60 to death including economic, physical, sociological and psychological needs.  Dementia and dementia care are also discussed.
  •  This course is open to the community, teachers, social workers, anyone that needs additional CE credits or is just interested in learning the aspects of aging and coping.
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Online Enrichment: Introduction to Speech and Hearing Sciences

  • Dates/Times: Course open March 1 through May 30.  Participants can enroll anytime between March 1 and May 1, with completion date of May 30.
  • Instruction Method: This course will use Canvas online dashboard through Delta State University.  Course material and lectures are prerecorded online and participants will complete the course at their pace.
  • Cost: $140.00 (Teacher CEU credits are available for additional cost)
  • Details: Study of how to recognize and manage children and adults with speech, language, and hearing disorders.
  • This course is open to the community and anyone in the education field
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Easter Textured Canvas

  • Date/Time: March 22 and March 23 @ 5:30pm
  • Instructor: Jessica Byrd
  • Instruction Method: This class will be held face to face on the DSU campus.  Participants MUST ATTEND both days due to a multi-step process.                                                      
  • Cost: $30.00
  • Details:  Participants will learn the process of forming modeling paste to a canvas then painting the acrylic paints to form a cute Easter Themed canvas painting.  This textured painting will be done on an 8×8 canvas.
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Easter Cookie Decorating – REGISTRATION CLOSED – CLASS FULL

  • Date/Time: March 25 @ 5:30pm
  • Instructor: Anne-Marie Parker-Brown
  • Instruction Method: This class will be held face to face on the DSU campus.
  • Cost: $30.00
  • Details:  Participants will be guided through the process of icing and decorating an Easter themed six pack of cookies.
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More Non-credit courses will be added throughout the semester. 

DSU Continuing Education offers over 700 online personal enrichment courses in business, computer applications, writing, accounting, hobbies, and more – available anytime, anywhere!

  • A to Z Grant Writing
  • Conversational French
  • Conversational Japanese
  • Creating a Successful Business Plan
  • Creating Web Pages
  • Discover Digital Photography
  • Discover Sign Language
  • Drawing for the Absolute Beginner
  • Employment Law Fundamentals
  • Growing Plants for Fun and Profit
  • Instant Italian
  • Introduction to Guitar
  • Introduction to Interior Design
  • PC Security
  • Introduction to Quickbooks
  • Keys to Successful Money Management
  • Manufacturing Fundamentals
  • Mastering Public Speaking
  • Personal Finance
  • Real Estate Law
  • Resume Writing
  • Spanish in the Classroom
  • Start your Own Edible Garden
  • Using Social Media in Business
  • Writing for ESL
  • And MANY MORE!

For a complete list of Online Personal Enrichment opportunities, click here!

 

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