Partner Organization Online Courses

Online Courses

Partner Organization

IMPORTANT:

If you have not already applied to the Extended Studies Program and activated your myUCCS student portal account, then download the application/registration instructional packet. Follow all steps closely. You must complete twelve (12) total credit hours to earn this certificate. Choose any combination of offerings.

Additional Program Fees May Be Required.

TUITION INCREASE: Please note that as of the Spring 2020 semester, tuition has increased to $172 per graduate credit hour (an increase of $10 per credit hour). Thank you for your understanding.

Partner Organization Online Courses

  • The Mindfulness Effect: An Unexpected Path to Healing, Connection and Social Justice

    Based on the idea that small personal changes can have a huge impact on the world, this course provides strategies for increasing cultural inclusion and challenging systems of social inequity beginning within. Research shows that the ancient practice of mindfulness can serve as a tool not only for increasing health/wellness and decreasing stress, but also to challenge our implicit biases.Taught by Dena Samuels, Ph.D.

    3 credit hours, $516 tuition + additional program fees

    Academic credit: SOC 5010-771, Class# 41074

    Fall 2020 deadline to register: October 22, 2020

    IMPORTANT: you must also register with Dena Samuels Consulting (additional fees apply). Contact Prof. Dena Samuels at dena@denasamuels.com with questions.

  • A New Approach to Teaching "To Kill A Mockingbird" (Offered by Facing History and Ourselves)

    3 credit hours, $516 tuition + additional program fees

    • Fall 2020 Offering: October 8-November 18, 2020; SOC 5010-772
    • 5-Digit Class#: 41075
    • Deadline to Register: October 20, 2020
    • This course is offered by partner organization Facing History and Ourselves, which has its own processes and regulations for accepting participants, and charges its own fees for participation in their programs
    • Credit registration requires acceptance to participate in the program by Facing History and payment of applicable fees to Facing History
  • A New Approach to Teaching The Reconstruction Era (Offered by Facing History and Ourselves)

    3 credit hours, $516 tuition + additional program fees

    • Fall 2020 Offering: September 17-October 28, 2020; SOC 5010-774
    • 5-Digit Class#: 41078
    • Deadline to Register: September 29, 2020
    • This course is offered by partner organization Facing History and Ourselves, which has its own processes and regulations for accepting participants, and charges its own fees for participation in their programs
    • Credit registration requires acceptance to participate in the program by Facing History and payment of applicable fees to Facing History
  • Democracy at Risk: Holocaust and Human Behavior (Offered by Facing History and Ourselves)

    3 credit hours, $516 tuition + additional program fees

    • Fall 2020 Offering: October 8-November 18, 2020; SOC 5010-773
    • 5-Digit Class#: 41076
    • Deadline to Register: October 20, 2020
    • This course is offered by partner organization Facing History and Ourselves, which has its own processes and regulations for accepting participants, and charges its own fees for participation in their programs
    • Credit registration requires acceptance to participate in the program by Facing History and payment of applicable fees to Facing History
  • Democracy at Risk: Holocaust and Human Behavior for Educators in Jewish Settings (Offered by Facing History and Ourselves)
    • Next Offering: TBA
    • This course is offered by partner organization Facing History and Ourselves, which has its own processes and regulations for accepting participants, and charges its own fees for participation in their programs
    • Credit registration requires acceptance to participate in the program by Facing History and payment of applicable fees to Facing History
  • Witnessing Whiteness

    3 credit hours, $516 tuition + additional program fees

    Academic credit: SOC 5010-770, Class# 41072

    Fall 2020 deadline to register: October 22, 2020

    Once you are registered, access the coursework at the Witnessing Whiteness web site. Also, please contact Prof. Abby Ferber to let her know you are beginning the coursework.