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Temple University's Office of Non-Credit and Continuing Education Digital Brochure - Fall 2021

Registration is open for non-credit courses and certificates through Temple University's Office of Non-Credit and Continuing Education! Browse the brochure to view what courses are being offered, click individual courses to learn more, and register at noncredit.temple.edu/nce.

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NON-CREDIT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION<br />

EXPLORE THE<br />

POSSIBILITIES<br />

IN-PERSON AND ONLINE COURSES<br />

Develop your pr<strong>of</strong>essional<br />

skills <strong>and</strong> explore your<br />

personal interests, either on<br />

campus or from the comfort<br />

<strong>of</strong> home, with our non-credit<br />

courses <strong>and</strong> certificates.<br />

FALL <strong>2021</strong><br />

NONCREDIT.TEMPLE.EDU/NCE


about us<br />

The <strong>Office</strong> <strong>of</strong> <strong>Non</strong>-<strong>Credit</strong> <strong>and</strong> <strong>Continuing</strong> <strong>Education</strong> (ONCE) <strong>of</strong> <strong>Temple</strong> University is<br />

committed to providing quality, pr<strong>of</strong>essional, <strong>and</strong> accessible education, along with<br />

lifelong learning <strong>and</strong> training opportunities. We want to empower adult learners, youth,<br />

businesses, <strong>and</strong> organizations to achieve their pr<strong>of</strong>essional goals through personal<br />

enrichment learning experiences. Many <strong>of</strong> the non-credit courses scheduled for <strong>Fall</strong><br />

<strong>2021</strong> will continue to be held online, although we do have some courses that will be<br />

held in-person on campus. Please take note <strong>of</strong> the “location” for the course(s) you<br />

are interested in: Online via Zoom, Online Self-Paced, Ambler Campus, or Center City<br />

Campus.<br />

We are proud to <strong>of</strong>fer hundreds <strong>of</strong> courses each year that will stimulate, exp<strong>and</strong>,<br />

<strong>and</strong> tickle your mind. For a modest fee, you can learn from instructors with real-life<br />

experiences, explore new directions for personal growth, <strong>and</strong> refresh skills or learn<br />

new ones.<br />

We hope that you will take the opportunity to grow your career or pursue your passions<br />

with <strong>Temple</strong> University this fall. Online registration is open now for our fall non-credit<br />

courses. All courses take place in Eastern Time. Visit noncredit.temple.edu/nce<br />

to register.<br />

about this brochure<br />

This digital brochure allows you to interact with our content. Click on any website links,<br />

contact information, or course titles to go directly to the information on our website.<br />

There, you can learn more about our courses <strong>and</strong> register.<br />

table <strong>of</strong> contents<br />

Personal Enrichment Courses........................................................3<br />

Pr<strong>of</strong>essional Development Courses <strong>and</strong> Certificates......................16<br />

Online Self-Paced Courses............................................................28<br />

Test Prep Courses..........................................................................34<br />

Lifelong Learning with OLLI...........................................................38<br />

Online Courses with Zoom.............................................................39<br />

from the director<br />

RHONDA GEYER<br />

Director, <strong>Non</strong>-<strong>Credit</strong> <strong>and</strong> <strong>Continuing</strong> <strong>Education</strong><br />

Welcome to our fall session! As we continue to navigate the<br />

uncertainties in this p<strong>and</strong>emic world, we have made the decision<br />

to <strong>of</strong>fer most <strong>of</strong> our non-credit courses online for the fall <strong>2021</strong><br />

semester, with a few courses returning to campus classrooms.<br />

<strong>Temple</strong> University’s <strong>Office</strong> <strong>of</strong> <strong>Non</strong>-<strong>Credit</strong> <strong>and</strong> <strong>Continuing</strong> <strong>Education</strong> believes that<br />

learning should be a lifelong endeavor. We invite you to explore opportunities for<br />

achieving your personal <strong>and</strong> pr<strong>of</strong>essional goals. Learn a new language, explore your<br />

creative side, improve your writing skills, develop your leadership skills, <strong>and</strong> more. We<br />

are proud to provide numerous possibilities to support you in your journey. Lifelong<br />

learning is more important to our lives <strong>and</strong> our community now more than ever. We look<br />

forward to seeing you in class this fall!<br />

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PERSONAL ENRICHMENT COURSES<br />

CREATIVE • LITERATURE AND HISTORY • CULTURE AND LANGUAGE<br />

LIFESTYLE AND ENTERTAINMENT • LANDSCAPE AND GARDENING<br />

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY<br />

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personal enrichment<br />

GET IN TOUCH WITH YOUR<br />

CREATIVE SIDE<br />

Explore courses in drawing,<br />

writing, music, <strong>and</strong> more<br />

topics in the creative arts.<br />

Photo by: Sincerely Media on Unsplash<br />

WRITING SHORT STORIES<br />

Taught by: Anne Hunter<br />

Storytelling is the basis <strong>of</strong> almost all writing. This workshop focuses on the craft <strong>of</strong> writing stories.<br />

We’ll study <strong>and</strong> write short stories to learn how to create compelling story lines <strong>and</strong> unforgettable<br />

characters. All genres welcomed: literary, mystery, fantasy, sci-fi, horror, romance, memoir,<br />

feature, or personal essay. Great for all levels, from beginners to experienced writers.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Saturdays 10PM‒12PM Sept. 25‒Nov. 13 Online via Zoom $225<br />

WRITING FOR CHILDREN<br />

Create stories that touch the hearts <strong>of</strong> children with the help <strong>of</strong> a published children’s author. This<br />

course provides you with an essential overview <strong>of</strong> planning, researching, writing, <strong>and</strong> marketing<br />

children’s books that engage audiences <strong>and</strong> sell to publishers. Register online at ed2go.com/tua.<br />

DAY(S) TIME START DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Online Self-Paced -- August 18<br />

Online Self-Paced $125<br />

September 15<br />

October 13<br />

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creative courses (continued)<br />

INTRODUCTION TO JOURNALING<br />

Learn exciting new ways to express yourself <strong>and</strong> develop your creativity through journaling. This<br />

course will help you discover how to use your journal to explore your thoughts, feelings, <strong>and</strong><br />

values <strong>and</strong> support your emotional well-being in good times <strong>and</strong> through difficult changes.<br />

DAY(S) TIME START DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Online Self-Paced -- August 18<br />

Online Self-Paced $125<br />

September 15<br />

October 13<br />

LOOK-SEE ART: MODERN TO CONTEMPORARY (2 PARTS AVAILABLE)<br />

Taught by: Lynn Berkowitz<br />

Explore select examples <strong>of</strong> modern <strong>and</strong> contemporary art <strong>and</strong> their connections to previous<br />

works <strong>of</strong> art that inspired them. With a focus on painting, we will follow the thread between art<br />

<strong>of</strong> the recent <strong>and</strong> their link to the past to see how art continues to unfold. This participatory class<br />

includes active-looking strategies, enlivened with multimedia, that deepens appreciation for<br />

the presented image, the theories, <strong>and</strong> the context in which the art was made. Works <strong>of</strong> art will<br />

be drawn from museums near <strong>and</strong> far. NOTE: Register for both Part I <strong>and</strong> Part II at the time <strong>of</strong><br />

registration, <strong>and</strong> pay a discounted fee <strong>of</strong> $149 for both courses, which represents a more than<br />

15% discount. You do not need take Part 1 in order to take Part 2.<br />

PART 1: LOOK-SEE ART’ISMS: IMPRESSIONISM TO CUBISM<br />

This series includes an introduction to impressionism, postimpressionism, expressionism, <strong>and</strong><br />

cubism. Brief readings <strong>and</strong> links for online viewing, as preparation for class discussion, will be<br />

provided.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Thursdays 1PM‒2:30PM Sept. 23‒Oct. 14 Online via Zoom $89<br />

PART 2: LOOK-SEE ART’ISMS: HARLEM RENAISSANCE TO POSTMODERNISM<br />

This series includes an introduction to the Harlem Renaissance, abstract expressionism, pop art,<br />

<strong>and</strong> postmodernism. Readings <strong>and</strong> links for online viewing, as preparation for class discussion,<br />

will be provided.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Thursdays 1PM‒2:30PM Oct. 28‒Nov. 18 Online via Zoom $89<br />

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creative courses (continued)<br />

PROGRAM NOTES: CLASSICAL MUSIC SERIES<br />

Taught by: David Heitler-Klevans<br />

Discover more about <strong>and</strong> prepare for local, upcoming symphony performances. Underst<strong>and</strong>ing<br />

<strong>and</strong> familiarity can greatly increase your enjoyment <strong>of</strong> this type <strong>of</strong> music. No previous musical<br />

background is required. David Heitler-Klevans has a degree in composition from Oberlin<br />

Conservatory <strong>of</strong> Music, <strong>and</strong> is a full-time performing musician. He has taught music to adults <strong>and</strong><br />

children for over 30 years, including at Settlement Music School, Cheltenham Township Adult<br />

School, Mt. Airy Learning Tree, <strong>and</strong> <strong>Temple</strong> University Ambler. Series Fee: $135. Register for<br />

all three courses in the Program Notes: Classical Music Series at the time <strong>of</strong> registration, <strong>and</strong><br />

receive a more than 15 percent discount on the total.<br />

SECTION I: MUSSORGSKY’S BORIS GODUNOV<br />

Learn about Mussorgsky’s opera Boris Godunov including biographical <strong>and</strong> historical context,<br />

story synopsis, structure, dramatic <strong>and</strong> musical highlights, <strong>and</strong> more. This opera will be shown as<br />

part <strong>of</strong> the MET in HD series in movie theaters on October 9.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Wednesday 7PM‒8:30PM Sept. 29 Online via Zoom $55<br />

SECTION II: MOZART’S SYMPHONY 40 & DVOŘÁK’S SYMPHONY 7<br />

Learn about Mozart’s Symphony No. 40 <strong>and</strong> Dvořák‘s Symphony No. 7, including biographical <strong>and</strong><br />

historical context, main themes, <strong>and</strong> musical structures. These pieces will be performed by the<br />

Philadelphia Orchestra in November.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Wednesday 7PM‒8:30PM Nov. 3 Online via Zoom $55<br />

SECTION III: BEETHOVEN’S 4TH SYMPHONY & MENDELSSOHN’S VIOLIN<br />

CONCERTO<br />

Learn about Beethoven’s 4th Symphony <strong>and</strong> Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto, including<br />

biographical <strong>and</strong> historical context, main themes, <strong>and</strong> musical structures. These pieces will be<br />

performed by the Philadelphia Orchestra in November.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Wednesday 7PM‒8:30PM Nov. 17 Online via Zoom $55<br />

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personal enrichment<br />

LITERATURE<br />

AND HISTORY<br />

Dive into historical<br />

exploration <strong>and</strong><br />

book discussions.<br />

Photo by: Caio from Pexels<br />

READING BETWEEN THE WARS (BOOK DISCUSSION)<br />

Taught by: Miriam Camitta<br />

Join us in our discussion <strong>of</strong> five classic novels about the interwar period. Not just social history,<br />

there are stories, first, about the people living through the tumultuous years following the First<br />

World War. We begin with Elizabeth Jane Howard’s The Light Years, a family saga <strong>of</strong> class <strong>and</strong><br />

desire at the beginning <strong>of</strong> Britain’s modern age. We continue with Heat <strong>and</strong> Dust, Ruth Prawer<br />

Jhabvala’s brilliant Pulitzer Prize winning novel <strong>of</strong> unforgettable characters caught in the fall <strong>of</strong><br />

the British Empire in India. Next, we turn to the United States with Jazz, Toni Morrison’s story <strong>of</strong><br />

a fatal love triangle set in the Harlem Renaissance. Returning to Engl<strong>and</strong>, we follow with Mrs.<br />

Dalloway, Virginia Woolf’s modernist rendering <strong>of</strong> love, regret, <strong>and</strong> reckoning. We end with Ernest<br />

Hemingway’s Lost Generation classic, A Moveable Feast, a nostalgic look at Paris in the twenties<br />

<strong>and</strong> the hopefulness <strong>of</strong> youth.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Tuesdays 10AM‒12PM or Sept. 14, Oct. 5, Oct. 19, Online via Zoom $135<br />

1PM‒3PM<br />

Nov. 9, <strong>and</strong> Nov. 16<br />

GENEALOGY BASICS<br />

Learn to trace your family history <strong>and</strong> make it come alive. Learn about the genealogy research<br />

process <strong>and</strong> how to interpret the information you find. This course provides h<strong>and</strong>s-on examples<br />

that help you dig deeper into your family’s past using several subscription-based websites that<br />

you will be able to access during the course.<br />

DAY(S) TIME START DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Online Self-Paced -- August 18<br />

Online Self-Paced $125<br />

September 15<br />

October 13<br />

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personal enrichment<br />

IMMERSE YOURSELF<br />

IN A NEW CULTURE<br />

Learn a new language or brush up<br />

on your current language skills.<br />

Photo by: Ken Cheung on Unsplash<br />

SPANISH LEVEL I<br />

Taught by: Tania P<strong>and</strong>olfo<br />

Spanish is the second most-used language in the United States <strong>and</strong> the most practical foreign<br />

language for Americans to learn. During this course, you will learn basic sentences, adjectives,<br />

vocabulary, conjugation, rules <strong>of</strong> the verbs ser <strong>and</strong> estar (to be), <strong>and</strong> the present form <strong>of</strong> the<br />

regular verbs. Students will also be exposed to different exercises <strong>and</strong> drills that will help them<br />

improve their communication skills. This course is ideal for beginners, those who have forgotten<br />

what they learned in school, businesspeople, or those seeking personal enrichment.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Tuesdays 6:30PM‒8:30PM Sept. 28‒Nov. 16 Online via Zoom $225<br />

SPANISH LEVEL II<br />

Taught by: Elsa Rodgriguez<br />

Prerequisite: Use <strong>and</strong> conjugation <strong>of</strong> “to be” verb (ser o estar) in present tense. Different drills<br />

will be used to continue improving your Spanish language skills; this course will cover the past<br />

tense (preterito) <strong>and</strong> future tense. It is designed to strengthen your conversational Spanish.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Thursdays 6:30PM‒8:30PM Oct. 7‒Nov. 11 Online via Zoom $195<br />

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culture <strong>and</strong> language courses (continued)<br />

SPANISH LEVEL III<br />

Taught by: Carmen Nunez<br />

Prerequisite: Participants should have taken Spanish Level I <strong>and</strong> Spanish Level II, or have<br />

equivalent knowledge. Exp<strong>and</strong> your Spanish language skills! As we continue to talk about culture,<br />

history, <strong>and</strong> current events, we will review the action verbs on the present, the regular, <strong>and</strong> the<br />

irregular forms. Students will also learn how to express “to know” in Spanish, reflexive actions,<br />

<strong>and</strong> the daily routines. Learn how to compare things, qualities, or actions <strong>and</strong> talk about actions in<br />

the recent past. Students who have already taken Spanish Level III can register for this course <strong>and</strong><br />

receive advanced work from the instructor.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Wednesdays 6:30PM‒8:30PM Sept. 28‒Nov. 16 Online via Zoom $225<br />

ITALIAN LEVEL I: INTRODUCTION<br />

Taught by: Gina Nichols<br />

Want to know what Andrea Bocelli is singing about? Want to impress a dinner date by correctly<br />

pronouncing “gnocchi” or “bruschetta”? Perhaps you plan to travel in Italy? Whatever your<br />

reasons, you will find the study <strong>of</strong> Italian fun <strong>and</strong> rewarding. Join us for this beginner’s course<br />

in spoken Italian. We will focus on a conversational approach. Learn basic vocabulary, dialogue,<br />

some grammar, <strong>and</strong> pronunciation in a supportive, low-pressure environment.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Tuesdays 6:30PM‒8PM Oct. 19‒Dec. 14* Online via Zoom $225<br />

*no class Nov. 23<br />

DISCOVER SIGN LANGUAGE<br />

Gain confidence in your ability to sign with the Deaf community. This course immerses you<br />

in silence to help you gain an underst<strong>and</strong>ing <strong>of</strong> the perspective <strong>of</strong> the hearing impaired <strong>and</strong><br />

uses videos to demonstrate not only how to make signs, but how to communicate with facial<br />

expression.<br />

DAY(S) TIME START DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Online Self-Paced -- August 18<br />

Online Self-Paced $125<br />

September 15<br />

October 13<br />

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personal enrichment<br />

GIVE YOUR<br />

LIFESTYLE<br />

A BOOST<br />

Gain a better underst<strong>and</strong>ing<br />

<strong>of</strong> how to h<strong>and</strong>le your<br />

financial <strong>and</strong> personal<br />

matters.<br />

Photo by: Nicollazzi Xiong from Pexels<br />

CERTIFICATE IN MINDFULNESS<br />

Mindfulness is a state <strong>of</strong> active, open attention on the present moment. It reduces stress <strong>and</strong><br />

anxiety, improves personal <strong>and</strong> pr<strong>of</strong>essional relationships, contributes to improved productivity in<br />

the workplace, leads to long-term health changes that result in fewer chronic illnesses, <strong>and</strong> much<br />

more. This program addresses how to support mindfulness in all areas <strong>of</strong> life. It provides a solid<br />

foundation <strong>of</strong> knowledge <strong>and</strong> information to support individuals who wish to enhance their own<br />

well-being as well as health care pr<strong>of</strong>essionals who wish to evolve in their pr<strong>of</strong>ession <strong>and</strong> create<br />

new job opportunities for themselves in the exploding field <strong>of</strong> mindfulness.<br />

DAY(S) TIME START DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Online Self-Paced -- August 18<br />

Online Self-Paced $125<br />

September 15<br />

October 13<br />

WINE IMPORTERS YOU CAN TRUST*<br />

Taught by: Richard Unti <strong>and</strong> Robert Peters<br />

Unsure how to select a good wine? Turn the bottle around <strong>and</strong> check who imports it. This course<br />

focuses on the importers who represent top producers from around the world, wineries that craft<br />

a product embodying the best <strong>of</strong> their region, <strong>and</strong> grape variety. Join us for a tasting <strong>of</strong> these<br />

special, reliable wines. This class will be held outdoors at the Ambler campus.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Thursday 6PM‒8PM Sept. 9 Ambler Campus (outdoors) $65 + $15 materials fee<br />

*Note: You must<br />

be at least 21<br />

years <strong>of</strong> age to<br />

register for <strong>and</strong><br />

attend any wine<br />

tasting course<br />

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lifestyle <strong>and</strong> entertainment courses (continued)<br />

TO OAK OR NOT TO OAK: WHAT’S THE FUSS ABOUT BARRELS AND WINE?*<br />

Taught by: Russell Schilder<br />

Aging wine in wood is an integral part <strong>of</strong> winemaking. We will discover how exposure to wood<br />

changes the character <strong>of</strong> the wine by smoothing out the tannins <strong>and</strong> adding layers <strong>of</strong> flavors <strong>and</strong><br />

complexity. We will compare <strong>and</strong> contrast wines from the same grapes aged or not in oak barrels.<br />

Come learn, sample, <strong>and</strong> decide your favorite style! This class will be held outdoors at the Ambler<br />

campus.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Thursday 6PM‒8PM Sept. 23 Ambler Campus (outdoors) $65 + $15 materials fee<br />

UNCOMMON WINE VARIETALS*<br />

Taught by: Richard Unti <strong>and</strong> Robert Peters<br />

What changes are happening in the wine industry today? Discover more about low-intervention<br />

techniques such as a return to traditional methods that include no pesticides, fewer additives, <strong>and</strong><br />

native yeasts for fermentation. Here’s a chance to try unique wine varietals from France, Spain,<br />

Greece, Austria, Georgia, <strong>and</strong> Herzegovina. Some are biodynamic, natural, organic, <strong>and</strong> sparkling,<br />

<strong>and</strong> some include unusual varietals virtually unknown <strong>and</strong> almost extinct. We look forward to<br />

sharing them with you.<br />

*Note: You must<br />

be at least 21<br />

years <strong>of</strong> age to<br />

register for <strong>and</strong><br />

attend any wine<br />

tasting course<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Thursday 6PM‒8PM Oct. 7 Ambler Campus (outdoors) $65 + $15 materials fee<br />

RETIREMENT PLANNING TODAY<br />

Taught by: C. Greg Crothers<br />

You’ve worked hard to provide for your family <strong>and</strong> save for the future. What’s next? Join us <strong>and</strong><br />

learn how to manage investment risks, use new tax laws to your advantage, make informed<br />

decisions about your company retirement plan, <strong>and</strong> adjust your estate plan to function properly<br />

under the new laws. This course blends financial education with life planning to help you<br />

build wealth, align your money with your values, <strong>and</strong> achieve your retirement lifestyle goals.<br />

This course is ideal whether you are just beginning to develop a retirement plan or are rapidly<br />

approaching retirement. Note: two sections available, listed below.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Thursdays<br />

Tuesdays<br />

6PM‒8:30PM<br />

6PM‒8:30PM<br />

Sept. 30 & Oct. 7<br />

Oct. 5 & 12<br />

Online via Zoom<br />

Online via Zoom<br />

$55<br />

$55<br />

CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER (CFP) CERTIFICATE PROGRAM<br />

This program is designed to meet the challenges faced by today’s financial planning pr<strong>of</strong>essionals<br />

in the brokerage, insurance, accounting, banking, <strong>and</strong> related fields. This program fulfills the<br />

educational requirements to sit for the CFP Board Exam. The next CFP program is scheduled to<br />

begin on September 10, <strong>2021</strong>. For more information, see page 17.<br />

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personal enrichment<br />

GET IN TOUCH WITH<br />

YOUR INNER<br />

GARDENER<br />

Plant identification, herb<br />

planting, <strong>and</strong> more. Plus, learn<br />

about the Ambler Arboretum<br />

Speaker Series.<br />

Photo by: Lettuce Grow on Unsplash<br />

FLORAL DESIGN I<br />

Taught by: Priscilla Shaffer<br />

Develop the basic skills <strong>of</strong> designing with flowers <strong>and</strong> foliage—fresh, dried, <strong>and</strong> silk. Learn how<br />

to make flowers last longer <strong>and</strong> become pr<strong>of</strong>icient in the selection <strong>of</strong> colors <strong>and</strong> flower types to<br />

coordinate with living spaces <strong>and</strong> entertainment needs. Supplies/materials fee is paid at the time<br />

<strong>of</strong> registration. Please bring floral clippers to each session.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Thursdays 7PM‒9:30PM Sept. 30‒Oct. 21 Ambler Campus $135 + $60 materials fee<br />

FLORAL DESIGN II<br />

Taught by: Priscilla Shaffer<br />

Learn more advanced techniques for creating lovely floral arrangements, including combining<br />

fruits <strong>and</strong> vegetables with flowers, designing in glass, <strong>and</strong> trying other current styles. You will<br />

work with a wonderful assortment <strong>of</strong> seasonal flowers to create beautiful arrangements to take<br />

home. Supplies/materials fee is paid at the time <strong>of</strong> registration. Please bring floral clippers to<br />

each session.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Thursdays 7PM‒9:30PM Oct. 28‒Nov. 18 Ambler Campus $135 + $60 materials fee<br />

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l<strong>and</strong>scape <strong>and</strong> gardening courses (continued)<br />

PRUNING FOR THE HOMEOWNER<br />

Taught by: Kathy Salisbury<br />

Take the mystery out <strong>of</strong> pruning! Learn how you can skillfully prune shrubs <strong>and</strong> small trees to<br />

achieve pleasing natural shapes, <strong>and</strong> abundant flowering <strong>and</strong> fruiting. Dress for outdoor weather.<br />

Bring your pruning shears <strong>and</strong> gloves.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Mondays 6PM‒8PM Oct. 4 & 11 Ambler Campus $65<br />

Ambler Arboretum Speaker Series events<br />

AMBLER ARBORETUM EVENTS AND LECTURES - FALL <strong>2021</strong><br />

Explore the world around you through a series <strong>of</strong> fun <strong>and</strong> educational programs <strong>of</strong>fered through the<br />

Ambler Arboretum at the <strong>Temple</strong> University Ambler campus. The fall schedule is still under works.<br />

Visit us at arboretum.temple.edu/community-events to view our programs designed to explore the<br />

world around you. For more information, call 267-468-8400.<br />

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personal enrichment<br />

DIGITAL<br />

PHOTOGRAPHY<br />

From learning how to<br />

use your camera to<br />

taking the perfect shot.<br />

Photo by: Micheile Henderson on Unsplash<br />

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY CERTIFICATE PROGRAM<br />

<strong>Digital</strong> photography, which unites the fields <strong>of</strong> computing <strong>and</strong> photography, has replaced<br />

traditional darkroom techniques worldwide. This program allows amateur photographers<br />

to hone their technical skills as the means to free their creative vision <strong>and</strong> establish their<br />

aesthetic viewpoint. The three required courses in recommended sequence are:<br />

• <strong>Digital</strong> Photography I<br />

• <strong>Digital</strong> Photography II<br />

• <strong>Digital</strong> Darkroom: Introduction to Photoshop® for Photographers<br />

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY I<br />

Taught by: Steven Goldblatt<br />

This introductory course will teach you about digital photography, how to use your camera, <strong>and</strong><br />

how to compose well-exposed <strong>and</strong> focused images through weekly assignments. You’ll also learn<br />

how to edit your photos using simple photo-editing programs via live, on-screen demonstrations.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Wednesdays 6PM‒8PM Sept. 22‒Oct. 13 Online via Zoom $225<br />

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digital photography courses (continued)<br />

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY II<br />

Taught by: Steven Goldblatt<br />

Exp<strong>and</strong> your digital photography skills by learning to use more <strong>of</strong> your camera’s features. After<br />

a review <strong>of</strong> the basic settings for your camera, you’ll learn to control your camera to create great<br />

photographs as you learn about image stabilization, scene modes, <strong>and</strong> histograms. You will also<br />

learn how to avoid exposure problems, add mood to your photos, <strong>and</strong> use Aperture <strong>and</strong> Shutter<br />

Priority Modes. Participate in weekly shooting assignments <strong>and</strong> a discussion <strong>of</strong> the results in<br />

class.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Wednesdays 6PM‒8PM Oct. 20‒Nov. 3 Online via Zoom $195<br />

DIGITAL DARKROOM: INTRODUCTION TO PHOTOSHOP FOR PHOTOGRAPHERS<br />

Taught by: Steven Goldblatt<br />

Discover how to create your own masterpieces in color or black <strong>and</strong> white without the use <strong>of</strong> a<br />

darkroom. Learn how to scan original films or prints, download files from a digital camera or CD,<br />

<strong>and</strong> optimize files to ready them for photo-quality printing or web use.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Wednesdays 6PM‒8:30PM Nov. 10‒Dec. 8 Online via Zoom $249<br />

ADOBE LIGHTROOM: INTRODUCTION<br />

Taught by: Steven Goldblatt<br />

Do you shoot a lot <strong>of</strong> photographs, then can’t find them when you need them? Discover how to<br />

build a catalog <strong>and</strong> tag <strong>and</strong> sort images using Adobe Lightroom. Filter through <strong>and</strong> find the best<br />

photos quickly. Learn how to enhance your photos <strong>and</strong> make them look amazing. You’ll also learn<br />

to duplicate those settings to a whole bunch <strong>of</strong> photos in a couple <strong>of</strong> clicks.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Saturdays 9:30AM‒12PM Nov. 6‒20 Online via Zoom $185<br />

FROM SELFIE TO SELF-EXPRESSION: CELL PHONE AND TABLET PHOTOGRAPHY<br />

Taught by: Steven Goldblatt<br />

Learn to optimize the use <strong>of</strong> your smart phone camera. Move beyond a quick snapshot to create<br />

memorable images as you begin to underst<strong>and</strong> various functions: exposure, focus, panorama, <strong>and</strong><br />

high dynamic range. Experiment with composition <strong>and</strong> editing to enhance your photograph <strong>and</strong><br />

improve your image. You will need your smart phone (Apple or Android) <strong>and</strong>/or tablet.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Mondays 6PM‒8PM Oct. 4‒11 Online via Zoom $85<br />

Earn your certificate in one semester!<br />

Register for all three courses in the certificate <strong>and</strong> receive a 15% discount <strong>of</strong>f the total cost. No additional<br />

discounts apply. Courses may be taken individually if desired. Discount cost: $565 (2.4 CEUs)<br />

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PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT<br />

COURSES AND CERTIFICATES<br />

CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER CERTIFICATE PROGRAM<br />

PROJECT MANAGEMENT • LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT<br />

EDITING AND BUSINESS WRITING • INTERIOR DESIGN • DIGITAL BADGES<br />

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BECOME A CERTIFIED<br />

FINANCIAL PLANNER<br />

CFP CERTIFICATE PROGRAM<br />

This program is designed to meet the challenges<br />

faced by today’s financial planning pr<strong>of</strong>essionals<br />

in brokerage, insurance, accounting, banking,<br />

<strong>and</strong> related fields.<br />

Photo by: Carlos Muza on Unsplash<br />

CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER (CFP) CERTIFICATE PROGRAM<br />

<strong>Temple</strong> University <strong>and</strong> Kaplan Schweser, the leading provider <strong>of</strong> financial planning <strong>and</strong> education materials, <strong>of</strong>fer the<br />

Certificate in Financial Planning (CFP) Program. This program meets the challenges faced by today’s financial planning<br />

pr<strong>of</strong>essionals in the brokerage, insurance, accounting, banking, <strong>and</strong> related fields. The program fulfills the educational<br />

component, one <strong>of</strong> the four requirements <strong>of</strong> the CFP certification, established by the Certified Financial Planner Board <strong>of</strong><br />

St<strong>and</strong>ards, Inc.<br />

The next CFP program is scheduled to begin on September 10, <strong>2021</strong>. All classes are scheduled to take place in person at<br />

the <strong>Temple</strong> University Center City (TUCC) campus. Classes meet every other weekend on Friday nights from 6 to 9:35PM<br />

<strong>and</strong> Saturdays from 8:45AM to 5PM. The fee for the entire nine-month certificate program is $5,500. Tuition does not<br />

include the cost <strong>of</strong> books <strong>and</strong> study materials.<br />

Register to attend a free information session!<br />

Attend an information session to learn more about the Certified Financial Planner (CFP) certificate program <strong>and</strong> ask<br />

questions from an instructor. The information session will be held live online, using the Zoom platform on Tuesday, August<br />

10, <strong>2021</strong>, at 6PM. For more information or to RSVP for the info session, contact the <strong>Office</strong> <strong>of</strong> <strong>Non</strong>-<strong>Credit</strong> <strong>and</strong> <strong>Continuing</strong><br />

<strong>Education</strong> at ncce@temple.edu or 267-468-8500.<br />

additional information<br />

Course structure — Live, in-person class<br />

sessions are scheduled to take place at the<br />

Center City campus.<br />

Certificate cost — $5,500<br />

required courses<br />

1. General Financial Planning Principles,<br />

Pr<strong>of</strong>essional Conduct, <strong>and</strong> Regulation/Risk<br />

Management, Insurance, <strong>and</strong> Employee<br />

Benefits<br />

2. Investment Planning<br />

3. Retirement Savings <strong>and</strong> Income<br />

4. Tax Planning<br />

5. Estate Planning<br />

6. Capstone Case Course in Financial Planning<br />

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BECOME AN EXPERT<br />

IN EXCELLENCE<br />

CERTIFICATE IN PROJECT<br />

MANAGEMENT<br />

Whether you’re new to project management,<br />

or you’ve been managing projects <strong>and</strong> want<br />

to formalize your processes, this Certificate<br />

in Project Management provides you with an<br />

overview <strong>of</strong> the basics.<br />

Photo by: Chris Montgomery on Unsplash<br />

certificate requirements<br />

Requirements for this certificate include:<br />

• Four Project Management courses<br />

• Strengths-Based Coaching (page 26)<br />

• Final Portfolio Workshop (page 26)<br />

additional information<br />

Course structure — Courses will be online<br />

<strong>and</strong> held as two scheduled sessions with<br />

some self-paced work in between. All online<br />

courses will be held via Zoom. Specific Zoom<br />

information will be provided upon course<br />

registration.<br />

Certificate price — $995 (15% discount when<br />

all courses are purchased together)<br />

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project management courses<br />

PROJECT MANAGEMENT BASICS I<br />

Taught by: Nicole Westrick <strong>and</strong> Julie Spokus<br />

Whether you’re new to project management or you’re juggling several projects at once, a solid<br />

foundation in the fundamentals <strong>of</strong> project management is essential. This course introduces you to<br />

the project management framework, updated in accordance with the latest changes to the PMP®<br />

framework. You‘ll learn about the process <strong>and</strong> business environment domains, the tasks that<br />

project managers need to complete, <strong>and</strong> the actions needed to complete the tasks.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Tuesdays 6PM‒8PM Sept. 21 & 28 Online via Zoom $249<br />

PROJECT MANAGEMENT BASICS II<br />

Taught by: Nicole Westrick <strong>and</strong> Julie Spokus<br />

The second course in the Project Management Certificate continues to cover the project<br />

management framework. Both <strong>of</strong> the Project Management Basics classes will introduce you<br />

to templates <strong>and</strong> strategies that will help you effectively manage your projects from kick<strong>of</strong>f to<br />

closure.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Take courses<br />

individually, or take<br />

all required courses<br />

for the certificate<br />

<strong>and</strong> get a 15%<br />

discount!<br />

Tuesdays 6PM‒8PM Oct. 5 & 12 Online via Zoom $249<br />

PROJECT MANAGEMENT: LEADING THE TEAM<br />

Taught by: Nicole Westrick <strong>and</strong> Julie Spokus<br />

Project team leadership is <strong>of</strong>ten the most challenging part <strong>of</strong> successfully managing your project.<br />

In this class, you’ll focus on the third domain, People, as you learn how to develop <strong>and</strong> manage<br />

your project teams to maximize output <strong>and</strong> minimize disruption. You’ll practice strategies for<br />

distributing tasks <strong>and</strong> information, motivating your team, <strong>and</strong> focusing on your own credibility <strong>and</strong><br />

accountability to build trust <strong>and</strong> inspire confidence.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Tuesdays 6PM‒8PM Oct. 19 & 26 Online via Zoom $249<br />

PROJECT MANAGEMENT: AGILE APPROACHES<br />

Taught by: Julie Spokus<br />

The final part <strong>of</strong> the Project Management Certificate introduces you to agile <strong>and</strong> hybrid<br />

approaches to project management. You’ll revisit many <strong>of</strong> the strategies <strong>and</strong> focus areas from<br />

the previous three classes in the light <strong>of</strong> these new approaches, applying a lens <strong>of</strong> continual<br />

improvement, adaptation, <strong>and</strong> flexibility.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Tuesdays 6PM‒8PM Nov. 2 & 9 Online via Zoom $249<br />

“Really enjoyed the program <strong>and</strong> will be taking what I learned with me throughout my career.”<br />

–Project Management Certificate Student, Spring <strong>2021</strong> cohort<br />

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ESTABLISH A<br />

FOUNDATION OF<br />

LEADERSHIP<br />

Photo by: <strong>Temple</strong> University staff<br />

CERTIFICATE IN LEADERSHIP AND<br />

MANAGEMENT<br />

Leading effectively <strong>and</strong> managing a team requires<br />

a wide range <strong>of</strong> foundational skills. The Certificate<br />

in Leadership <strong>and</strong> Management will give you the<br />

tools you need to lead your team to success.<br />

certificate requirements<br />

Requirements for this certificate include:<br />

• Discover the Leader in You<br />

• Three additional Leadership courses<br />

(student’s choice)<br />

• Strengths-Based Coaching (page 26)<br />

• Final Portfolio Workshop (page 26)<br />

additional information<br />

Course structure — Courses will be held inperson<br />

at <strong>Temple</strong> University’s Center City<br />

campus. If COVID-19 means that we are<br />

unable to <strong>of</strong>fer these classes in person, the<br />

sessions will take place online via Zoom on a<br />

revised schedule.<br />

Certificate price — $995 (15% discount when<br />

all courses are purchased together)<br />

leadership courses<br />

DISCOVER THE LEADER IN YOU<br />

Taught by: Andrea Sullivan<br />

Whether you’re just beginning your management track, or you feel your management style could<br />

use a facelift, this workshop will provide the necessary exercises <strong>and</strong> tools to aid you in becoming<br />

a confident <strong>and</strong> effective leader. The workshop covers topics geared at strengthening your core<br />

competencies, identifying <strong>and</strong> optimizing your leadership style, exp<strong>and</strong>ing your ability to work<br />

with all types <strong>of</strong> people in all kinds <strong>of</strong> circumstances, <strong>and</strong> discovering how to lead <strong>and</strong> manage<br />

well across multiple platforms, both local <strong>and</strong> virtual.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Tuesday 9AM‒4PM Sept. 28 Center City Campus $249<br />

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THE RESULTS-ORIENTED LEADER<br />

Taught by: Andrea Sullivan<br />

The key to results-oriented leaders lies in their vision, effective performance accountability, <strong>and</strong><br />

relationships with their team <strong>and</strong> colleagues. This workshop provides a framework that empowers<br />

you to chart your way to desired outcomes <strong>and</strong> bring your team along with you! You’ll obtain strategies<br />

<strong>and</strong> tools to assist you in moving forward in a positive manner: setting <strong>and</strong> achieving goals for your<br />

team, overcoming common obstacles, building relationships, collaborating effectively, <strong>and</strong> setting into<br />

motion programs that will assure compliance <strong>and</strong> continued productivity.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Take courses<br />

individually, or take<br />

Tuesday 9AM‒4PM Oct. 5 Center City Campus $249<br />

all required courses<br />

for the certificate<br />

<strong>and</strong> get a 15%<br />

discount!<br />

APPLYING EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE<br />

Taught by: Vanessa Williams<br />

Emotional intelligence is one <strong>of</strong> the most important skill sets for success in the workplace. It’s becoming<br />

increasingly recognized as an indicator <strong>of</strong> outst<strong>and</strong>ing performance, <strong>and</strong> a core competency for<br />

strong leadership—<strong>and</strong> the good news is that it’s a skill set that we can all keep improving on. In this<br />

discussion-based class, you’ll be introduced to the four core domains <strong>of</strong> emotional intelligence. You’ll<br />

practice self-assessment <strong>and</strong> self-management techniques, as well as strategies focused on fostering<br />

empathy <strong>and</strong> communicating with others in an emotionally intelligent way. By the end <strong>of</strong> the class, you’ll<br />

create a personal action plan for continuing your emotional intelligence journey.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Tuesday 9AM‒4PM Oct. 12 Center City Campus $249<br />

“M.O.R.E. TEAMWORK!”<br />

Taught by: Amber Key<br />

“Ugh, more teamwork! ” is <strong>of</strong>ten the sentiment expressed when groups are charged with working<br />

together. In this class learn how to build M.O.R.E. (Motivated, Open-minded, Reliable, Effective) teams.<br />

Take the “Ugh” out <strong>of</strong> team building by applying creativity, out <strong>of</strong> the box thinking, <strong>and</strong> enthusiasm to<br />

your leadership style so that your team can begin to function with an energy that connects them to<br />

each other <strong>and</strong> drives them to reach the goal. In this course, you will be armed with alternative tools,<br />

strategies, <strong>and</strong> practices that will enable you to lead an effective team that is motivated to produce<br />

results.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Tuesday 9AM‒4PM Oct. 19 Center City Campus $249<br />

PERSUASION AND INFLUENCE<br />

Taught by: Vanessa Williams<br />

Leaders <strong>and</strong> managers need to be able to advocate for change <strong>and</strong> decisions, <strong>and</strong> to persuade a<br />

range <strong>of</strong> audiences. This course introduces you to principles that will help you make a bigger impact<br />

in your organization. You will develop your ability to lead change by underst<strong>and</strong>ing the needs <strong>of</strong><br />

your stakeholders, identifying <strong>and</strong> managing resistance, communicating effectively, <strong>and</strong> building<br />

buy-in. This course provides the essential toolkit to help you lead <strong>and</strong> motivate others through any<br />

organizational change effort.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Tuesday 9AM‒4PM Oct. 26 Center City Campus $249<br />

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PERFECT YOUR WORDS<br />

MASTER YOUR CRAFT<br />

CERTIFICATE IN EDITING AND<br />

BUSINESS WRITING<br />

Develop your technical skills, your<br />

creative voice, <strong>and</strong> your career strategies<br />

through the Certificate in Editing <strong>and</strong><br />

Business Writing.<br />

Photo by: Christin Hume on Unsplash<br />

certificate requirements<br />

Requirements for this certificate include:<br />

• Four Editing <strong>and</strong> Business Writing courses<br />

• Strengths-Based Coaching (page 26)<br />

• Final Portfolio Workshop (page 26)<br />

additional information<br />

Course structure — Courses will be online<br />

<strong>and</strong> held as two scheduled sessions with<br />

some self-paced work in between. All online<br />

courses will be held via Zoom. Specific Zoom<br />

information will be provided upon course<br />

registration.<br />

Certificate cost — $995 (15% discount when<br />

all courses are purchased together)<br />

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editing & business writing courses<br />

PROOFREAD LIKE A PRO<br />

Taught by: George Milite<br />

Pro<strong>of</strong>reading is more than catching spelling errors. This course will teach you the basics <strong>of</strong> what<br />

makes a good pro<strong>of</strong>reader, <strong>and</strong> what the differences are between pro<strong>of</strong>reading <strong>and</strong> editing.<br />

Through h<strong>and</strong>s-on practice, you‘ll learn st<strong>and</strong>ard pro<strong>of</strong>reading marks <strong>and</strong> get practice on spotting<br />

common errors. You’ll also discuss strategies for pursuing a career that uses your new skills.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Wednesdays 10AM‒12PM Sept. 22 & 29 Online via Zoom $249<br />

FUNDAMENTALS OF EDITING<br />

Taught by: George Milite<br />

This course will lay the groundwork for you to become a top-notch editor. You’ll learn about copy<br />

editing <strong>and</strong> substantive editing, <strong>and</strong> how to edit a piece <strong>of</strong> writing without losing the author’s<br />

voice. You’ll cover technical skills, like eliminating jargon <strong>and</strong> fixing awkward sentences; you’ll<br />

also develop your ability to recognize different styles <strong>and</strong> edit them effectively. This course also<br />

encompasses the application <strong>of</strong> your editing skills in the workplace, from prioritizing editing<br />

issues to using online <strong>and</strong> print resources for editors.<br />

Take courses<br />

individually, or take<br />

all required courses<br />

for the certificate<br />

<strong>and</strong> get a 15%<br />

discount!<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Wednesdays 10AM‒12PM Oct. 6 & 13 Online via Zoom $249<br />

EFFECTIVE BUSINESS WRITING<br />

Taught by: Cathy Toner<br />

Working in any organization requires written communication in a wide range <strong>of</strong> formats for<br />

multiple audiences. In this class, you’ll learn practical techniques for producing pr<strong>of</strong>essional<br />

business communications. You’ll practice writing strong openings that grab attention, making<br />

your ideas flow smoothly <strong>and</strong> logically, choosing an appropriately pr<strong>of</strong>essional <strong>and</strong> friendly tone,<br />

<strong>and</strong> combining your skills to create effective written materials.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Wednesdays 10AM‒12PM Oct. 20 & 27 Online via Zoom $249<br />

MASTER EDITING WORKSHOP<br />

Taught by: George Milite<br />

Give your skills a workout in this h<strong>and</strong>s-on workshop that <strong>of</strong>fers “real world” writing samples in<br />

need <strong>of</strong> an editor’s careful eye. You’ll clean up garbled prose, s<strong>of</strong>ten stilted sentences, <strong>and</strong> give<br />

life to listless headlines. Some samples will need major work, while others will only need a light<br />

touch—so you’ll get to show your tough side <strong>and</strong> your subtle side. A series <strong>of</strong> role-playing exercises<br />

will let you practice working with authors <strong>and</strong> other editors.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Wednesdays 10AM‒12PM Nov. 3 & 10 Online via Zoom $249<br />

“I appreciate the instructor’s expertise <strong>and</strong> experience. His flexible rather than dogmatic approach<br />

to the material added to my learning experience.”<br />

–Renée, <strong>Fall</strong> 2020 cohort<br />

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INSPIRATION BY<br />

DESIGN<br />

CERTIFICATE IN INTERIOR DESIGN<br />

A program for homeowners making design<br />

decisions, people contemplating entering the<br />

interior design industry, <strong>and</strong> current designers<br />

brushing up on their skills.<br />

Photo by: Pixabay on Unsplash<br />

certificate requirements<br />

Requirements for this certificate include:<br />

• 30 hours <strong>of</strong> Interior Design courses<br />

We are <strong>of</strong>fering 18 hours <strong>of</strong> Interior Design<br />

courses this semester. Students wanting<br />

to take the full certificate will need to take<br />

additional courses next semester.<br />

additional information<br />

Course structure — Courses will be held<br />

in-person at <strong>Temple</strong> University’s Ambler<br />

campus. If COVID-19 means that we are<br />

unable to <strong>of</strong>fer these classes in person, the<br />

sessions will take place online via Zoom on a<br />

revised schedule.<br />

Certificate price — $995 (15% discount when<br />

all courses are purchased together)<br />

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interior design courses<br />

FUNDAMENTALS OF DESIGN AND LAYOUT<br />

Taught by Kristine Robinson<br />

Find out how to create beautiful interiors by learning how a pr<strong>of</strong>essional interior designer puts a<br />

room together. You’ll learn how to create your own pr<strong>of</strong>essional floor plans. This includes learning<br />

to use properly scaled furnishings <strong>and</strong> furniture placement to control the flow <strong>of</strong> the room <strong>and</strong><br />

make the room function well. You will also learn how to underst<strong>and</strong> space planning.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Tuesdays & 6:30PM‒8:30PM Sept. 28‒Oct. 7 Ambler Campus $280<br />

Thursdays<br />

LIGHTING AND ACCESSORIES<br />

Taught by Kristine Robinson<br />

Learn how to accessorize a room <strong>and</strong> create workable vignettes. We will also discuss using<br />

lighting effectively as a decorative as well as a functional part <strong>of</strong> the room.<br />

Take courses<br />

individually, or take<br />

all required courses<br />

for the certificate<br />

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DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Tuesdays & 6:30PM‒8:30PM Oct. 12‒Oct. 14 Ambler Campus $140<br />

Thursdays<br />

THE EFFECTIVE USE OF COLOR<br />

Taught by Kristine Robinson<br />

Learn the elements <strong>of</strong> color in order to coordinate <strong>and</strong> match components. Find out the techniques<br />

for achieving desired effects <strong>and</strong> how to avoid errors. Learn the purposes, specific uses, <strong>and</strong><br />

techniques <strong>of</strong> faux finishes on walls <strong>and</strong> furniture.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Tuesdays & 6:30PM‒8:30PM Oct. 19‒Oct. 26 Ambler Campus $210<br />

Thursdays<br />

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additional courses<br />

STRENGTHS-BASED COACHING<br />

Taught by Vanessa Williams<br />

We all have talents—naturally recurring patterns <strong>of</strong> thought, feeling, or behavior, which we can<br />

apply productively. How do we turn those talents into strengths <strong>and</strong> use them to achieve nearperfect<br />

performance wherever we can? For this session, you’ll take Gallup’s CliftonStrengths<br />

assessment to identify your top strengths, before working through activities <strong>and</strong> discussion<br />

questions that will showcase how you use these themes in your work <strong>and</strong> help you set goals to use<br />

your strengths as intentionally as possible.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Tuesday<br />

Tuesday<br />

9AM‒12PM<br />

6PM‒8PM<br />

Nov. 9<br />

Nov. 16<br />

Center City Campus<br />

Online via Zoom<br />

$90*<br />

$90*<br />

*St<strong>and</strong>-alone course price is $90, including the cost <strong>of</strong> the Gallup CliftonStrengths Top Five<br />

assessment; the course is also taken as part <strong>of</strong> full certificate programs costing $995<br />

FINAL PORTFOLIO WORKSHOP<br />

Taught by Vanessa Williams<br />

Participants in our non-credit certificate programs complete final portfolios that showcase their<br />

new skills <strong>and</strong> apply them to whatever projects they’re working on. This workshop session is<br />

designed to help you make sure you’re meeting the final portfolio criteria. You’ll participate in<br />

peer-review processes, get feedback <strong>and</strong> fresh perspectives, <strong>and</strong> come away with everything you<br />

need to submit your final portfolio.<br />

DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Wednesday<br />

Tuesday<br />

10AM‒12PM<br />

6PM‒8PM<br />

Nov. 17<br />

Nov. 23<br />

Online via Zoom<br />

Online via Zoom<br />

N/A**<br />

N/A**<br />

**This course is only <strong>of</strong>fered as part <strong>of</strong> full certificate programs; there is no st<strong>and</strong>-alone<br />

course price.<br />

“The Gallup assessment <strong>and</strong> Vanessa’s workshop were phenomenal. I learned so much about myself <strong>and</strong> how to leverage<br />

my strengths. The workshop was engaging, reflective, <strong>and</strong> encouraging. Highly recommend!”<br />

digital badges<br />

–Allison, Summer <strong>2021</strong><br />

Show <strong>of</strong>f your new set <strong>of</strong> skills with our digital badges. Earn badges for course hour milestones, pr<strong>of</strong>essional certifications,<br />

or outst<strong>and</strong>ing participation with digital badges that you can add to your resume <strong>and</strong> display on your LinkedIn pr<strong>of</strong>ile.<br />

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ONLINE SELF-PACED COURSES<br />

ACCOUNTING AND FINANCE • BOOKKEEPING<br />

COMMUNICATION AND CONFLICT RESOLUTION • CUSTOMER SERVICE<br />

DATA SCIENCE • ENTREPRENEURSHIP • GAME DESIGN<br />

GRAPHIC DESIGN • LANGUAGE • MANAGEMENT • MARKETING<br />

NON-PROFIT ADMINISTRATION • PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT<br />

TECHNOLOGY • SIX SIGMA GREEN BELT<br />

TRAINING FOR K-12 TEACHERS • WEB DESIGN<br />

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self-paced online courses<br />

SELF-PACED<br />

ONLINE COURSES<br />

Flexible online courses in<br />

a wide variety <strong>of</strong> subjects<br />

that accommodate your busy<br />

schedule.<br />

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<strong>Temple</strong> University is pleased to partner with LERN (Learning Resources Network) to provide a<br />

wide range <strong>of</strong> self-paced, online courses through UGotClass. Courses are designed with your<br />

busy lifestyle in mind, providing flexibility <strong>of</strong> scheduling <strong>and</strong> ease <strong>of</strong> communication with your<br />

instructors <strong>and</strong> classmates. The following is a listing <strong>of</strong> online, UGotClass courses scheduled for<br />

the <strong>Fall</strong> <strong>2021</strong> semester.<br />

ACCOUNTING AND FINANCE<br />

Certificate in Accounting <strong>and</strong> Finance for<br />

<strong>Non</strong>-Financial Managers<br />

Sept. 7‒Nov. 26 | Price: $495<br />

Accounting <strong>and</strong> Finance for <strong>Non</strong>-<br />

Financial Managers<br />

Sept. 7‒Oct. 1 | Price: $195<br />

Cash is King<br />

Oct. 4‒Oct. 29 | Price: $195<br />

Financial Analysis <strong>and</strong> Planning for<br />

<strong>Non</strong>-Financial Managers<br />

Nov. 1‒Nov. 26 | Price: $195<br />

BOOKKEEPING<br />

Certificate in Bookkeeping<br />

Sept. 7‒Nov. 26 | Price: $495<br />

Underst<strong>and</strong>ing Debits <strong>and</strong> <strong>Credit</strong>s<br />

Sept. 7‒Oct. 1 | Price: $195<br />

General Ledger <strong>and</strong> Month-End Procedures<br />

Oct. 4‒Oct. 29 | Price: $195<br />

Closing Procedures <strong>and</strong> Financial<br />

Statements<br />

Nov. 1‒Nov. 26 | Price: $195<br />

The Basics <strong>of</strong> Bookkeeping<br />

Oct. 4‒Oct. 29 | Price: $195<br />

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self-paced online courses (continued)<br />

COMMUNICATION AND<br />

CONFLICT RESOLUTION<br />

Certificate in Workplace Communication<br />

Sept. 7‒Nov. 26 | Price: $595<br />

Conflict Management<br />

Sept. 7‒Oct. 1 | Price: $245<br />

Negotiation: Get What You Want<br />

Oct. 4‒Oct. 29 | Price: $195<br />

Using Personality Pr<strong>of</strong>iles for Better<br />

Work Performance<br />

Nov. 1‒Nov. 26 | Price: $295<br />

CUSTOMER SERVICE<br />

Certificate in Customer Service<br />

Sept. 7‒Oct. 29 | Price: $245<br />

Keys in Customer Service<br />

Sept. 7‒Oct. 1 | Price: $145<br />

Extraordinary Customer Service<br />

Oct. 4‒Oct. 29 | Price: $145<br />

DATA SCIENCE<br />

Certificate in Data Analysis<br />

Sept. 7‒Nov. 26 | Price: $495<br />

Introduction to Data Analysis<br />

Sept. 7‒Oct. 1 | Price: $195<br />

Intermediate Data Analysis<br />

Oct. 4‒Oct. 29 | Price: $195<br />

Advanced Data Analysis<br />

Nov. 1‒Nov. 26 | Price: $195<br />

DATA SCIENCE (CONT.)<br />

Power BI Certificate<br />

Sept. 7‒Nov. 26 | Price: $495<br />

Introduction to Power BI<br />

Sept. 7‒Oct. 1 | Price: $195<br />

Intermediate Power BI<br />

Oct. 4‒Oct. 29 | Price: $195<br />

Advanced Power BI<br />

Nov. 1‒Nov. 26 | Price: $195<br />

ENTREPRENEURSHIP<br />

Entrepreneurship Certificate Program<br />

Sept. 7‒Nov. 26 | Price: $495<br />

Entrepreneur Boot Camp<br />

Sept. 7‒Oct. 1 | Price: $195<br />

The Business Plan<br />

Oct. 4‒Oct. 29 | Price: $195<br />

Entrepreneurial Marketing<br />

Nov. 1‒Nov. 26 | Price: $195<br />

GAME DESIGN<br />

Certificate in Basic Game Design<br />

Sept. 7‒Oct. 29 | Price: $395<br />

Introduction to Game Design<br />

Sept. 7‒Oct. 1 | Price: $245<br />

Intermediate Video Game Design<br />

Oct. 4‒Oct. 29 | Price: $245<br />

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GRAPHIC DESIGN<br />

Graphic Design S<strong>of</strong>tware Essentials<br />

Certificate<br />

Sept. 7‒Nov. 26 | Price: $545<br />

Adobe Illustrator Essentials<br />

Sept. 7‒Oct. 1 | Price: $225<br />

Adobe Photoshop Essentials<br />

Oct. 4‒Oct. 29 | Price: $225<br />

Adobe InDesign Essentials<br />

Nov. 1‒Nov. 26 | Price: $225<br />

MANAGEMENT (CONT.)<br />

Certificate in Leadership Development (for<br />

Gen Y)<br />

Sept. 7‒Nov. 26 | Price: $395<br />

Leadership Principles<br />

Sept. 7‒Oct. 1 | Price: $145<br />

Developing Your Leadership Skills<br />

Oct. 4‒Oct. 29 | Price: $145<br />

Developing Your Pr<strong>of</strong>essional Career<br />

Nov. 1‒Nov. 26 | Price: $145<br />

LANGUAGE<br />

Spanish for Medical Pr<strong>of</strong>essionals<br />

Sept. 7‒Oct. 29 | Price: $290<br />

MANAGEMENT<br />

Management Certificate<br />

Sept. 7‒Nov. 26 | Price: $595<br />

Management Boot Camp<br />

Sept. 7‒Oct. 1 | Price: $295<br />

Collaborative Management<br />

Oct. 4‒Oct. 29 | Price: $245<br />

Managing Generations in the<br />

Workplace<br />

Nov. 1‒Nov. 26 | Price: $175<br />

Supervisory & Leadership Certificate<br />

Sept. 7‒Oct. 29 | Price: $395<br />

MARKETING<br />

<strong>Digital</strong> Marketing Certificate<br />

Sept. 7‒Nov. 26 | Price: $495<br />

Improving Email Promotions<br />

Sept. 7‒Oct. 1 | Price: $195<br />

Boosting Your Website Traffic<br />

Oct. 4‒Oct. 29 | Price: $195<br />

Online Advertising<br />

Nov. 1‒Nov. 26 | Price: $195<br />

Social Media for Business Certificate<br />

Sept. 7‒Nov. 26 | Price: $495<br />

Introduction to Social Media<br />

Sept. 7‒Oct. 1 | Price: $195<br />

Marketing Using Social Media<br />

Oct. 4‒Oct. 29 | Price: $195<br />

Integrating Social Media into Your<br />

Organization<br />

Nov. 1‒Nov. 26 | Price: $195<br />

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self-paced online courses (continued)<br />

MARKETING (CONT.)<br />

Mastering Video Marketing Certificate<br />

Sept. 7‒Oct. 29 | Price: $395<br />

Video Marketing<br />

Sept. 7‒Oct. 1 | Price: $245<br />

YouTube for Business<br />

Oct. 4‒Oct. 29 | Price: $245<br />

Google Analytics Certificate<br />

Sept. 7‒Oct. 29 | Price: $345<br />

Google Analytics<br />

Sept. 7‒Oct. 1 | Price: $195<br />

Advanced Google Analytics<br />

Oct. 4‒Oct. 29 | Price: $195<br />

NON-PROFIT ADMINISTRATION<br />

Certificate in <strong>Non</strong>-Pr<strong>of</strong>it Administration<br />

Sept. 7‒Nov. 26 | Price: $595<br />

Revenue Generation for <strong>Non</strong>-Pr<strong>of</strong>its<br />

Sept. 7‒Oct. 29 | Price: $495<br />

Program Evaluation for <strong>Non</strong>-Pr<strong>of</strong>it<br />

Pr<strong>of</strong>essionals<br />

Nov. 1‒Nov. 26 | Price: $245<br />

PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT<br />

Introduction to Fiction Writing<br />

Sept. 7‒Oct. 1 | Price: $195<br />

Learning While Black<br />

Sept. 7‒Oct. 1 | Price: $145<br />

The Teen Brain<br />

Sept. 7‒Oct. 1 | Price: $145<br />

SIX SIGMA GREEN BELT<br />

Six Sigma Green Belt Certificate<br />

Sept. 7‒Nov. 26 | Price: $495<br />

Introduction to Six Sigma Green Belt<br />

Sept. 7‒Oct. 1 | Price: $195<br />

Intermediate Six Sigma Green Belt<br />

Oct. 4‒Oct. 29 | Price: $195<br />

Advanced Six Sigma Green Belt<br />

Nov. 1‒Nov. 26 | Price: $195<br />

TECHNOLOGY<br />

Certificate in Mastering Excel<br />

Sept. 7‒Nov. 26 | Price: $495<br />

Mastering MS Excel<br />

Sept. 7‒Oct. 1 | Price: $195<br />

Intermediate Excel<br />

Oct. 4‒Oct. 29 | Price: $195<br />

Advanced Excel<br />

Nov. 1‒Nov. 26 | Price: $195<br />

Coding Certificate<br />

Sept. 7‒Nov. 26 | Price: $595<br />

Introduction to Coding<br />

Sept. 7‒Oct. 1 | Price: $195<br />

HTML Fundamentals<br />

Oct. 4‒Oct. 29 | Price: $245<br />

CSS Fundamentals<br />

Nov. 1‒Nov. 26 | Price: $245<br />

Mastering Computer Skills for the<br />

Workplace<br />

Sept. 7‒Oct. 1 | Price: $195<br />

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self-paced online courses (continued)<br />

TRAINING FOR K-12 TEACHERS<br />

Certificate in Learning Styles<br />

Sept. 7‒Nov. 26 | Price: $395<br />

Students with ASD (Autism Spectrum<br />

Disorder)<br />

Sept. 7‒Oct. 1 | Price: $145<br />

Gender in the Classroom<br />

Oct. 4‒Oct. 29 | Price: $145<br />

Generational Learning Styles<br />

Nov. 1‒Nov. 26 | Price: $145<br />

WEB DESIGN<br />

Certificate in Web Design<br />

Sept. 7‒Nov. 26 | Price: $595<br />

Introduction to Web Design<br />

Sept. 7‒Oct. 1 | Price: $245<br />

Intermediate Web Design<br />

Oct. 4‒Oct. 29 | Price: $245<br />

Advanced Web Design<br />

Nov. 1‒Nov. 26 | Price: $245<br />

<strong>Fall</strong> <strong>2021</strong><br />

COURSES<br />

<strong>Temple</strong> University<br />

ONLINE ADVANCED CAREER TRAINING<br />

Learn in-dem<strong>and</strong> skills around your schedule. This online, self-paced training is designed to<br />

prepare you for entry or advancement in career opportunities.<br />

FEATURES INCLUDE:<br />

• Self-paced, Start anytime<br />

• 24/7 Access<br />

• Books <strong>and</strong> materials included<br />

• Certificate <strong>of</strong> Completion<br />

• Certification Exam Voucher<br />

may be included<br />

• Financial assistance available<br />

• Student Advisors Included<br />

• Industry Recognized<br />

Certifications<br />

• Counselors help match your<br />

interests<br />

MEDICAL BILLING AND CODING (VOUCHERS INCLUDED)<br />

Train for an in-dem<strong>and</strong> healthcare career in<br />

medical billing <strong>and</strong> coding <strong>and</strong> prepare for industry<br />

certification in this course.<br />

PHARMACY TECHNICIAN (VOUCHER INCLUDED)<br />

Train to enter this rapidly growing field as a<br />

Pharmacy technician, supporting licensed<br />

pharmacists in providing health care to patients.<br />

COMPTIA CERTIFICATION TRAINING: A+,<br />

NETWORK+, SECURITY+ (VOUCHERS INCLUDED)<br />

Get a comprehensive foundation for IT<br />

pr<strong>of</strong>essionals, incorporating CompTIA A+, CompTIA<br />

Network+, <strong>and</strong> CompTIA Security+ specific training,<br />

<strong>and</strong> preparing you for the corresponding industry<br />

certification exams.<br />

HUMAN RESOURCES PROFESSIONAL<br />

Master the skills you need to gain an entry-level<br />

position in human resources <strong>and</strong> prepare to take<br />

the PHR certification exam.<br />

HVAC/R CERTIFIED TECHNICIAN<br />

A comprehensive online training program that<br />

encompasses heating, ventilation, air conditioning,<br />

<strong>and</strong> refrigeration.<br />

LEAN SIX SIGMA GREEN BELT AND BLACK BELT<br />

(Exam Cost Included)<br />

Learn the principles <strong>of</strong> both Lean Six Sigma Green<br />

Belt <strong>and</strong> Lean Six Sigma Black Belt, before sitting for<br />

the certification exams.<br />

CERTIFIED MEDICAL ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT<br />

WITH MEDICAL BILLING AND CODING<br />

(Vouchers Included)<br />

This course will teach you how Administrative<br />

Medical Assistants are versatile <strong>and</strong> valuable<br />

members <strong>of</strong> the healthcare team who h<strong>and</strong>le a<br />

broad range <strong>of</strong> duties. You will also be prepared<br />

for the Certified Medical Administrative Assistant<br />

(CMAA) national certification exam <strong>of</strong>fered by the<br />

National Healthcareer Association (NHA).<br />

careertraining.ed2go.com/tua<br />

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TEST PREP COURSES<br />

GMAT • GRE • LSAT • SAT • ACT<br />

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test prep courses<br />

PREPARE FOR<br />

MAJOR EXAMS<br />

GMAT, GRE, LSAT,<br />

SAT, <strong>and</strong> ACT Test<br />

Prep.<br />

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BENEFITS OF TEST PREP COURSES<br />

Taking a test preparation course has multiple benefits. You’ll gain familiarity<br />

with the test <strong>and</strong> you’ll discover where your strengths <strong>and</strong> weakness are. Gain<br />

confidence as you learn tools to approach the test <strong>and</strong> reduce your anxiety on test<br />

day. Our classes are designed by current <strong>and</strong> former test item writers with years <strong>of</strong><br />

experience‒including experience writing questions for these same tests!<br />

Prepare for your test day by taking one <strong>of</strong> the test preparation courses <strong>of</strong>fered by<br />

the <strong>Office</strong> <strong>of</strong> <strong>Non</strong>-<strong>Credit</strong> <strong>and</strong> <strong>Continuing</strong> <strong>Education</strong> at <strong>Temple</strong> University. College<br />

entrance <strong>and</strong> graduate exam test prep courses are <strong>of</strong>fered for:<br />

• Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT)<br />

• Graduate Record Examinations (GRE)<br />

• Law School Admission Test (LSAT)<br />

• Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT)<br />

• American College Testing (ACT)<br />

GMAT test prep<br />

GMAT STRATEGY WORKSHOP<br />

SECTION DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Section I<br />

Section II<br />

Tuesday<br />

Wednesday<br />

9PM‒10PM<br />

9PM‒10PM<br />

Aug. 17<br />

Oct. 6<br />

Live, Online<br />

Live, Online<br />

FREE<br />

FREE<br />

GMAT TEST PREP COURSE<br />

SECTION DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Section I<br />

Section II<br />

Section III<br />

Tuesdays & Thursdays<br />

Mondays & Wednesdays<br />

Tuesdays & Thursdays<br />

7PM‒10PM<br />

9PM‒12AM<br />

7PM‒10PM<br />

Sept. 16‒Oct. 12<br />

Sept. 29‒Oct. 24<br />

Oct. 21‒Nov. 18*<br />

*no class Nov. 11<br />

Live, Online<br />

Live, Online<br />

Live, Online<br />

$999<br />

$999<br />

$999<br />

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test prep courses (continued)<br />

GRE test prep<br />

GRE STRATEGY WORKSHOP<br />

SECTION DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Section I<br />

Section II<br />

Section III<br />

Thursday<br />

Wednesday<br />

Tuesday<br />

9PM‒10PM<br />

9PM‒10PM<br />

9PM‒10PM<br />

Aug. 26<br />

Sept. 8<br />

Oct. 5<br />

Live, Online<br />

Live, Online<br />

Live, Online<br />

FREE<br />

FREE<br />

FREE<br />

GRE TEST PREP COURSE<br />

SECTION DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Section I<br />

Section II<br />

Section III<br />

Section IV<br />

Section V<br />

Section VI<br />

Section VII<br />

Tuesdays & Thursdays<br />

Sundays<br />

Mondays & Wednesdays<br />

Tuesdays & Thursdays<br />

Mondays & Wednesdays<br />

Mondays & Wednesdays<br />

Tuesdays & Thursdays<br />

9PM‒12AM<br />

3PM‒6PM<br />

7PM‒10PM<br />

7PM‒10PM<br />

1PM‒4PM<br />

7PM‒10PM<br />

7PM‒10PM<br />

Sept. 9‒Oct. 5<br />

Sept. 12‒Nov. 7*<br />

Sept. 22‒Oct. 18<br />

Sept. 23‒Oct. 19<br />

Oct. 6‒Nov. 1<br />

Oct. 20‒Nov. 15<br />

Nov. 4‒Dec. 9**<br />

Live, Online<br />

Live, Online<br />

Live, Online<br />

Live, Online<br />

Live, Online<br />

Live, Online<br />

Live, Online<br />

$899<br />

$899<br />

$899<br />

$899<br />

$899<br />

$899<br />

$899<br />

*no class Oct. 31<br />

** no class Nov. 11, 23, <strong>and</strong> 25<br />

LSAT test prep<br />

LSAT STRATEGY WORKSHOP<br />

SECTION DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Section I<br />

Section II<br />

Section III<br />

Tuesday<br />

Wednesday<br />

Tuesday<br />

9PM‒10PM<br />

9PM‒10PM<br />

9PM‒10PM<br />

Aug. 10<br />

Sept. 8<br />

Oct. 5<br />

Live, Online<br />

Live, Online<br />

Live, Online<br />

FREE<br />

FREE<br />

FREE<br />

LSAT TEST PREP COURSE<br />

SECTION DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Section I<br />

Section II<br />

Section III<br />

Section IV<br />

Section V<br />

Section VI<br />

Mondays & Wednesdays<br />

Tuesdays & Thursdays<br />

Tuesdays & Thursdays<br />

Mondays & Wednesdays<br />

Tuesdays & Thursdays<br />

Tuesdays & Thursdays<br />

9PM‒12AM<br />

7PM‒10PM<br />

1PM‒4PM<br />

7PM‒10PM<br />

9PM‒12AM<br />

7PM‒10PM<br />

Sept. 1‒Oct. 6*<br />

Sept. 2‒Oct. 5<br />

Sept. 2‒Oct. 5<br />

Oct. 6‒Nov. 8<br />

Oct. 7‒Nov. 9<br />

Oct. 14‒Nov. 7<br />

Live, Online<br />

Live, Online<br />

Live, Online<br />

Live, Online<br />

Live, Online<br />

Live, Online<br />

$999<br />

$999<br />

$999<br />

$999<br />

$999<br />

$999<br />

*no class Sept. 6<br />

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test prep courses (continued)<br />

SAT test prep<br />

SAT TEST PREP LIVE-ONLINE BLITZ<br />

SECTION DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Section I<br />

Section II<br />

Section III<br />

Section IV<br />

Tuesdays & Thursdays<br />

Sundays<br />

Tuesdays & Thursdays<br />

Mondays & Wednesdays<br />

7PM‒9PM<br />

3PM‒5PM<br />

7PM‒9PM<br />

7PM‒9PM<br />

Sept. 2‒28<br />

Sept. 12‒Oct. 31<br />

Oct. 6‒Nov. 1<br />

Nov. 3‒Dec. 1<br />

Live, Online<br />

Live, Online<br />

Live, Online<br />

Live, Online<br />

$425<br />

$425<br />

$425<br />

$425<br />

ACT test prep<br />

ACT TEST PREP LIVE-ONLINE BLITZ<br />

SECTION DAY(S) TIME DATES LOCATION COST<br />

Section I<br />

Section II<br />

Mondays & Wednesdays<br />

Mondays & Wednesdays<br />

7PM‒9PM<br />

7PM‒9PM<br />

Sept. 22‒Oct. 18<br />

Oct. 27‒Nov. 22<br />

Live, Online<br />

Live, Online<br />

$425<br />

$425<br />

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EXPERIENCE THE JOY<br />

OF LIFELONG LEARNING!<br />

Become a member <strong>of</strong> <strong>Temple</strong> University’s<br />

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute.<br />

Note: classes for <strong>Fall</strong><br />

<strong>2021</strong> will be online.<br />

If you’re age 50 or older, join a<br />

community <strong>of</strong> lifelong learners<br />

<strong>and</strong> participate in virtual classes<br />

with a wide variety <strong>of</strong> interesting<br />

topics. By enrolling in OLLI, you<br />

have access to all <strong>of</strong> our available<br />

courses, plus access to a wonderful<br />

community <strong>of</strong> fellow learners.<br />

Enroll for the year for $290, or<br />

enroll just for the fall for $125.<br />

Enrollment opens August 9.<br />

OLLI MEMBERS HAVE ACCESS TO:<br />

• A wide variety <strong>of</strong> courses for the<br />

semester, running Tuesdays through<br />

Thursdays at various times<br />

• Our very popular Friday Forum guest<br />

speaker series<br />

• Extra special classes/events<br />

• Discounts for other <strong>Temple</strong> University<br />

programs such as Senior Scholars, where<br />

seniors can audit a selection <strong>of</strong> <strong>Temple</strong>’s<br />

undergraduate courses<br />

Visit us at<br />

noncredit.temple.edu/olli<br />

for more information.<br />

Questions? Call 215-204-1505 or email olli@temple.edu.<br />

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online courses with Zoom<br />

Zoom overview<br />

Most <strong>of</strong> our courses that have scheduled meetings with instructors will meet via Zoom. You can access<br />

Zoom from your internet browser or by downloading the free app to your laptop, desktop, tablet, or<br />

smartphone.<br />

You’ll be sent the link for your class(es) once you’ve registered.<br />

For a successful online learning experience, make sure you have the following:<br />

• Video capability—If your computer/device does not have a built-in camera, then we recommend<br />

you purchase a webcam.<br />

• Headset/headphones<br />

• Access to the Zoom app on your computer/device—Zoom can be downloaded from its website<br />

or from your app store.<br />

Zoom orientations<br />

New to Zoom? Not comfortable learning online? Register to attend a Learning on Zoom Student Orientation<br />

Session. We have two sessions available for the fall <strong>2021</strong> semester. To register, click on your<br />

preferred date below.<br />

Thursday, September 9<br />

1:00 PM<br />

Wednesday, September 15<br />

6:00 PM<br />

registering for courses<br />

Register for courses directly from this brochure! To register, click on the name <strong>of</strong> the course that you’d<br />

like to attend. This will take you to the course page on our website where you can register <strong>and</strong> pay.<br />

If you need assistance or have questions about registration, please contact the <strong>Office</strong> <strong>of</strong> <strong>Non</strong>-<strong>Credit</strong><br />

<strong>and</strong> <strong>Continuing</strong> <strong>Education</strong> at ncce@temple.edu or call 267-468-8500. We are pleased to announce<br />

that we can now take registration payments by credit card over the phone. You can also mail a check,<br />

made payable to <strong>Temple</strong> University, <strong>and</strong> mail it to <strong>Temple</strong> University Ambler, <strong>Non</strong>-<strong>Credit</strong> Programs<br />

<strong>Office</strong>, 580 Meetinghouse Road, West Hall, Ambler, PA 19002.<br />

Once you register for a course, you will be sent an email with a link to your course’s Zoom session. Be<br />

sure to hold onto that email, as you will need access to that link for each meeting <strong>of</strong> your course.<br />

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