Archive for February, 2015

Spartanburg Community College is closing ALL CAMPUSES at 4pm Monday, February 16, 2015 for inclement weather notice. EVENING CLASSES CANCELED. Please check back here or call the SCC Alert Line at (864) 592-4325 for updates. For more detailed information regarding closing/delay policies visit www.sccsc.edu/alert

Remember, you can browse and register for SCC Corporate & Community Education classes online at http://www.sccsc.edu/cce.

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Creating-ComicsWEBWe have just reduced the tuition cost of “The Art of Creating Comics” $60. You can take this class now for only $79.

Are you a big kid at heart and would enjoy using your imagination to create comics? This class will teach you the basics of creating comics, from comic-base scripting and character designing to cleaning up final inks. You will create a story assignment to share with the class. You will also learn about the commonly used tools in the making of comics, as well as the importance of perspective drawing and lighting.

In addition, the class will discuss using programs, such as Photoshop, for resizing pages to correct size and cleaning up for the final product. Interest in any style or genre of comics is welcome. Class supplies for first class – sketch paper and #2 pencils. Additional supply list will be given at the first class. Prerequisite: Basic Pencil Drawing or equivalent skill.

Class Dates: March 10 – 26; 6:30 – 8:30 pm

Where:  SCC central campus, Spartanburg

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Attend an SCC Open House Drop-In near you from 4-7pm!Open-house-Multiple-graphic2

Find out why SCC is the right choice for you! Whether you’re considering college to earn a degree, start a new career or gain professional development skills, SCC has something for you!

  • Learn about more than 100 certificates, diplomas and associate degree programs.
  • Tour state-of-the-art laboratories and classrooms. Find out about financial aid, scholarships, Lottery Tuition Assistance & more.
  • Enter to win door prizes, including a $500 scholarship from the SCC Foundation.

Representatives from Michelin North America and BMW will attend to discuss the Technical and BMW Scholars programs.

March 3 | Spartanburg
SCC Central Campus
107 Community College Dr.
Spartanburg, SC  29303

March 10 | Gaffney
SCC Cherokee County Campus
523 Chesnee Hwy.
Gaffney, SC  29341

March 17 | Spartanburg
SCC Downtown Campus
220 E. Kennedy St.
Spartanburg, SC  29302

March 24 | Duncan
SCC Tyger River Campus
1875 East Main St.
Duncan, SC  29334

March 31 | Union
Union County Advanced Technology Center
1401 Furman L. Fendley Hwy.
Union, SC  2937

For more Information call 864-592-4122.

Let us know you are coming. Register online at https://www.sccsc.edu/open.

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If you are looking for training opportunities to improve your classroom skills or gain Continuing Education Units, SCC Corporate & Community Education (CCE) can help!

Engaging Disadvantaged Learners in Core ContentStudents-with-Globe-Large

This course will show you how to improve the academic achievement of at risk learners in the learning environment by teaching you the seven factors that disable disadvantage learners when compared to their peers. You will learn solutions through positive classroom climate, teaching sustainable content, and producing excitement from learners who are at risk of failing. You will be able to develop student engagement strategies that are tied to socioeconomic status and you will also learn how to build your student’s capacity to think and focus along with process and recall of content.

Required textbook for students: Engaging Students with Poverty in Mind: Practical Strategies for Raising Achievement (can be purchased in college Book Inn)

When:  3/7 – 4/11; Saturdays, 9 am – 12 pm
Where: SCC
Cost:  $299

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Differentiated Instruction & The Diverse Classroom
This course will show you how to differentiate the learning environment for students in a mixed ability classroom. You will implement instructional strategies and create a plan of action on how to build a differentiated classroom for today’s learners. This course is designed for participants who teach children of all levels with various learning abilities (to include: English Language Learners, Gifted Education Learners and At-Risk Learners).

When:  4/25 – 6/6; Saturdays, 8 am – 12 pm
Where: SCC Tracy Gaines Building
Cost:  $299


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Online Classes Also Available

SCC partners with UGotClass to offer Online Certificates and courses. Skills for the 21st Century! It’s easy! It’s fun.

In the online classroom you will

  • listen to audio lectures,
  • view slides,
  • even take an optional quiz to test yourself.

Classes Include:

Most courses are 16 hours, offered 4 times a year and start the first Monday of the month.

Cost is only $145 per class.

Register Online Now!

Group Discounts are available! Save 50% per course per registration when you have 20 or more registrations. View Details.

You may browse all CCE courses at our website, www.gonetoclass.com and register online anytime! Questions – call us at (864) 592-4900 or email us at cceinfo@sccsc.edu.


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