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Noncredit Continuing Education Spring & Summer 2015 Courses

NOTE: Room numbers are posted in each building lobby on the day of class.

A Discussion of Architectural Styles
Discover the styles of American buildings, with a Baltimore perspective, from colonial times to the modern era. This course will feature many examples from the Classical 1821 Catholic Cathedral to the Charles Center high rises of the Mid-Century Modern movement. Architect Robert Gisriel, AIA, will be your pictorial guide, describing the historical events, new technology and visual features that define these various styles. $69** (includes $40 in fees*)
Mon 7pm-9pm, May 11-May 18 **This section is $59** (includes $40 in fees*)
   XE-586 6946   #4623 Gateway Campus

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Genealogy on the Internet
Do you consider yourself computer savvy? If so, and you're also interested in your family's genealogy, this course is for you. You'll learn to be a smart researcher and use the "good" online resources to solve your research problems, the "bad" ones to view critically, and the "ugly" ones to recognize for what they are: dangerous to your genealogical health! Instructor: Dottie Aleshire $89** (includes $40 in fees*)
Thu 7pm-9pm, May 28-Jun 18
   XE-515 6513   #8606 Gateway Campus

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A Family Affair

This family reunion and oral history course is designed to lay the groundwork for planning a family reunion. Participants will be taught how to plan a one- to three-day reunion, interview relatives for valuable family history, work with a committee, create a budget, and arrange activities for all age groups. Also, discover ways to share family anecdotes, history through photographs, family bibles, and create a family tree. Instructor: Nathania Branch Miles. $30** (fee based, no waivers)
Wed 6:30pm-9:30pm, Jun 3
   XE-617 M1647   #5816 Laurel College Center

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Lingua Latina: Story of the World’s Most Successful Language
In this course, you will learn about the history of the Latin language, the basis of English. It is designed as an introduction to the remarkable story of how Latin grew and spread. During the class sessions, you will chart the expansion of Latin in the Classical world, its renewed importance during the Renaissance and its survival into modern times. It is not your high school language course! Instructor Bill McGowan is both a historian and a scholar of classical languages. $99** (includes $40 in fees*)
Thu 7pm-9pm, Apr 23-May 21
   XE-167 6913   #4583 Wilde Lake High School

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Course Notes
*Fees not eligible for waiver.
**Neither XE courses nor their fees are eligible for waiver.
(S) =  Supplies needed. Instructor will provide list at first class.
(T) =  Textbook recommended or required. Purchase at HCC Bookstore or online before first class.




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