COC Emeritus

Older Adults

Course Description

NC.OAD 001 - ISSUES IN HEALTHY AGING:  Examine issues of aging and the related concerns of the older adult, emphasizing the age-specific challenges associated with health, law, finances, as well as personal and social relationships. Includes information on caregiving and assisting self and others with ongoing health conditions. 

NC.OAD 008 - CREATIVE EXPRESSION THROUGH ACTING: Develops skills in creative expression for older adults through acting and storytelling. Acting and storytelling topics explored may include solo performance, improvisation, scene work and/or musical theatre. End of class public performance may be offered.

NC.OAD 009 - AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL STORYTELLING THROUGH THE ONE PERSON SHOW Develops storytelling skills through writing and performing/reading an original solo piece. Utilize reminiscing, spontaneous writing, improvisation, and instructor/group feedback to improve writing and performance skills. End of class performances or readings may be offered

NC.OAD 010 - AQUATIC FITNESSExamines the theory and practice of aquatic fitness for older adults. The physical and mental wellbeing of older adults is improved through aerobic conditioning, strength training, and stretch activities in a water environment. Swim skills are not required.

NC.OAD 020 - CURRENT EVENTS AND ISSUES IMPACTING OLDER ADULTSAnalyze and discuss current events and issues impacting older adults with an emphasis on improving communication and critical thinking skills.

NC.OAD 100 - HEALTH AND FITNESSExamines the theory and practice of health and skill related physical fitness activities for older adults with an emphasis on maintaining independence in daily activities. Improves physical and mental well being through life-sustaining exercise strategies and discussions on disease and injury prevention.

  •  Section   Course  Title  Format  Days Time  Dates Faculty Orientation Letter
    54771 NC.OAD-001 Healthy Aging OnlineLIVE Via ConferZoom  M W  10:00AM -  12:00PM 02/22/21 to 05/26/21

    M. Pakgohar

    55037 NC.OAD-009 Autobiographical Storytelling  OnlineLIVE Via ConferZoom  F  1:00PM 2:030PM 04/13/21 to 05/20/21

    S. Hinshaw

    54772 NC.OAD-020 Current Events and Issues OnlineLIVE Via ConferZoom  F  10:00AM 12:00PM 02/19/21 to 05/28/21

    M. Pakgohar

    54773 NC.OAD-100 Health and Fitness OnlineLIVE Via ConferZoom  T TH 10:00AM 12:00PM 02/23/21 to 05/27/21

    M. Pakgohar

  •  Section   Course  Title  Format  Days Time  Dates Faculty Orientation Letter
    56136 NC.OAD-001 Healthy Aging 100% Online Online Online 06/14/21 to 08/07/21

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    56138 NC.OAD-100 Health and Fitness OnlineLIVE Via ConferZoom  T TH 10:00AM 12:00PM 06/15/21 to 08/05/21

    TBA