• Tri-C Parent University Learning Series
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    FREE College Classes for Parents/Caregivers


    The Tri-C Parent University Learning Series will continue with 2 classes in the Spring Semester, beginning in January, 2018.  


    Registration will begin in December.


    These classes are free to CMSD Parents and Caregivers. All classes count for college credit towards a 2 or 4 year degree.


    GEN-1022 Strategies for Success

    3 Semester Credits

    Information and methods helpful for student success. Planning, time management, communication skills, relationships, memory, reading comprehension and retention, note taking and test taking techniques. Stress management and techniques for overcoming test anxiety will be practiced. Diversity, college resources, and learning styles will be explored.  Lecture 3 hours. Laboratory 0 hours.  Prerequisite(s): ENG-0980 Language Fundamentals I, or appropriate score on English Placement Test; or departmental approval.


    GEN-1060 Creative Parenting Skills for Students

    2 Semester Credits

    Course applies a developmental framework in examining theoretical approaches to the process of parenting. Explores expectations, influences and strategies of parenting with focus on attitudes and behaviors. Topics include facilitating the parent-child relationship from birth through adolescence, parenting techniques, adaptions of the traditional family structure, contemporary discipline techniques, and community resources. These topics will be addressed within the context of cultural diversity.  Lecture 2 hours. Laboratory 0 hours. Prerequisite(s): None.


    Please call 216.838.0331 for more information.