Covers the connection between the arts and brain health research in order to create art-related cognitive activities for older persons. Includes design and demonstration of creative arts as a sustainable cognitive activity for older persons. Explores why creative arts activities have a positive impact on an older person's brain and how their design is supported by recent brain science findings. Prerequisite/concurrent: GRN 175 and GRN 176. Audit available. (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide ).
- you will need the CRN to register.
- many classes have additional fees.
- classes marked with $0 or <$40 use low cost materials. Cost does not include art supplies, calculators, fees, and equipment.
|CRN||Campus / Bldg / Rm||Time||Days||Dates||Materials|
|16816||Web||—||—||07-Jan-2019 thru 23-Mar-2019||Textbooks for CRN 16816|
Instructor: Roger A Anunsen
Tuition: credit Fees: $20.00
For information, contact the department at 971-722-8254 (Office) or 971-722-4077 (Dept Chair) or 971-722-8548 (Fax).
Course details: CRN 16816
- No show policy
- Your instructor can mark you as a "no show" if you do not participate in your class during the first week. This will remove you from the class. It is important to log in as soon as the class starts to see what the participation requirements are.
- Web Technical Requirements:
- Please be sure to read the quick guide to Distance Education technical requirements.
- Students with Disabilities:
- Students with disabilities should notify their instructor if accommodations are needed to take this class. For information about technologies that help people with disabilities in taking Web based distance learning classes please visit the Office for Students with Disabilities website.
- Web Prerequisite | Start Guide for Online Learning:
- Before you take your first online class at PCC, you must complete the start guide for online learning. The start guide will help you decide if online classes are right for you. Once you complete the start guide, you will be eligible to register for online classes. To learn more, go to http://www.pcc.edu/osg
Online publisher materials
The textbook for this course is an eTextbook that is available in a variety of formats. Details for purchasing the textbook including a "How to" article will be available in the Course Information module when the course opens. Please note that there are no reading assignments until the second week of the term. While the textbook may be purchased before the course begins, there will be a Student Discount code that lowers the cost from $45 to $25. Additional written materials will be provided throughout the course as free downloadable articles and other materials.
Proctored exams and activities:
There are no proctored exams and activities.
Other in-person and on-campus activities:
There are no other in-person and on-campus activities.
There is no additional technology required for this class.
PLEASE mark your calendar for Janaury 7, 2019: Don't miss Gerontology Term Orientation on the first day of the term, Monday, January 7th, from 5 to 7pm in TCB217. This gathering of new students, returning students, faculty and often some Gero-Alumni, is always a hightlight of each term. It often includes surprises such as deeeeelicious, brain-healthy dark chocolate. And for those students who are not able to join us in-person, you'll be able to participate via our Live Stream or to view the event On Demand. Details and links will be available soon.