Adobe Photoshop is an essential program for the majority of creative professionals throughout the world, whether they work in print, photography, on the Web, or in video. If you are new to Photoshop, or if you have used a previous version of Photoshop and need a refresher, this class is for you! We will cover the workspace and tools, organizing and importing photos via Bridge, color and tonal correction, image adjustments and manipulation, composting images, and masks. This hands-on course also discusses image formats, selection techniques, filter effects, retouching digital photos, restoring damaged photos, working with layers for composition, and using various painting tools. This is a required class in order to take the Adobe certification exam. CEU: 1.2
|March 22 - May 3, 2018||TH||A. Tallman||CVCC REP Rm. 137||6:00 PM - 8:00 PM||$50.00||97197|
CVCC presents a traveling history of the American Civil War with a 5-day tour of battlefields. Beginnings with a two-night overview of the war, the class will travel to the Fredericksburg, Virginia area for a quick look at the battles of Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, the Wilderness and Spotsylvania Court House Day two of the tour focuses on the 1862 struggles in Maryland. Visiting the South Mountain passes of Turner's, Fox's, and Crampton's Gaps, the day will culminate at the Antietam Battlefield in Sharpsburg, the battle that saw the largest one day of casualties during the entire war. The group will also visit nearby Harper's Ferry, West Virginia, site of the John Brown Raid and war battle. The last two days are devoted to the Battle of Gettysburg with a day-by-day study. Returning from Gettysburg, PA, the group will make a stop in Lexington, Virginia to the home of Stonewall Jackson and Lee Chapel. CEU: 4.8
Civil War: Gettysburg Experience
|May 3-May 18, 2018||M-F||Richard Eller||Catawba Co. History Museum & Field Trip||6:00 PM - 8:00 PM||$350.00||98679|
Note: The class will meet on May 3 and May 10 from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM at the Catawba County Museum. The Field trip will begin on Monday, May 14 - Friday, May 18, 2018. Fee includes the registration, travel, entry to museums, and lodging. Lunch and dinner is the responsibility of the student.
Participants will examine a plethora of literacy focused instructional strategies and resources. The tools shared will build student engagement while strengthening their writing and reading comprehension skills. Educators will walk away with practical strategies and resources to add to their toolbox for literacy instruction. Please plan to bring a charged laptop. CEU: 1.0
|April 11 - May 9, 2018||W||L. Drum||CVCC REP, Rm. 219||6:00 PM - 8:00 PM||$55.00||97315|
Due to the alarming increase of drug addiction and drug abuse in the Catawba County area, CVCC will be hosting a workshop for all teachers about several different areas of this increasing problem. Though designed for educators, child care and counselors, it will be open to the general public, especially those whose lives have been affected by drug addiction. A variety of speakers will be presenting information about understanding addiction, preventing addiction, recovering from addiction, as well as the consequences of addiction. Speakers include law enforcement personnel, nurses, judges and guest speakers, as well as a variety of resources that will be available. Lunch is included and this workshop is free of charge; however, registration is required. CEU: .6
|March 24, 2018||S||CVCC Hosting||CVCC Tarlton Bldg.||9:00 AM - 3:00 PM||$0||98266|
Classes will be held on the East Campus (EC) or on the main campus in the Robert E. Paap (REP building, unless otherwise noted.
For questions or to to register you may e-mail
Cheri Toney at firstname.lastname@example.org or register with Instant Online Enrollment.
For further information you may contact the Continuing Education Department at (828) 327-7037.