Skills for the 21st Century ©
We are pleased to offer a variety of online programs and courses provided in partnership with the Learning Resources Network (LERN). Courses starting after September 1, 2018 will require student to register directly with LERN and UGotClass.
|Certificate in Productivity & Time Management||New 21st Century Strategies for Productivity & Time Management |
Productivity eTools: Be Organized and Get Stuff Done
|Certificate in Basic Game Design||Introduction to Game Design|
Intermediate Video Game Design
|Certificate in Customer Service|| |
Managing Productivity New
Whether you are measuring and documenting your own productivity, or managing the productivity of others, acquire the four new management systems and procedures to maximize productivity in your organization. Move your skill set from the last century’s system of managing time to this century’s managing productivity. With a growing number of people working remotely, only these four new management systems allow you to successfully handle both office or on-site workers, and those working from a distance, including home. After completing this course, you will have a new set of management skills to manage both your own productivity and that of others in the new work environment of this century.
To receive a Certificate in Productivity & Time Managment, register in LDCT 656G, "Productivity & Time Management - Online Certificate from LERN" which includes this course. Register in this single course only if you are NOT completing the Certificate.
Program Evaluation for Non-profits
Enhance your understanding of program evaluation within the nonprofit context. Find out how to improve your evaluation planning, data collection, data analysis and data use. Special attention will be paid to the real-world challenges that organizations may face when conducting evaluation, including staff time, costs and reporting evaluation results to funders. By the close of the course, you will have a complete program logic model and evaluation plan ready for implementation.
To receive a Certificate in Non-Profit Administration register in LDCT 689G, "Certificate in Non Profit Administration from LERN" which includes this course. Register in this single course only if you are NOT completing the Certificate.
Advanced Six Sigma Green Belt
The final course in the Six Sigma Green Belt program is the Advanced Six Sigma Greenbelt course which teaches participants to improve and control processes. Topics included in this course are hypothesis testing, design of experiments, and statistical process control. Participants will have to apply the concepts learned in the Introduction and Intermediate courses. The instructor will share many handouts, spreadsheets, and web links that have tools participants will use while completing Six Sigma projects. Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be awarded certification as a Six Sigma Green Belt.
This course is part of the Six Sigma Green Belt Certificate (LDCT 684G)
Fostering Online Discussion New
Being engaged with your online learners throughout the course is one of the three biggest weaknesses of online teachers. It is also one of the three biggest ways to take your online course to the next level, making it a superior learning experience for your learners.
Come experience how to do it from the creator of the concept and practice of ‘continual engagement’ in teaching. Discover how to build student success through your interaction, how to give online learners feedback, communicating with them about everything from subject matter to delicate issues to grading.
You will come away with advanced, practical, how-to tips from one of the foremost authorities on fostering online discussion. And you will see how your instructor models great interaction and engagement in the online environment.
Please click here for further program information.2018S LDCT 624G D02 • Aug 6 - Aug 31 (1 session)
To receive a Certificate in Online Teaching, register in LDCT 621G, "Online Teaching - Online Certificate from LERN" which includes this course. Register in this single course only if you are NOT completing the Certificate.
The Flipped Classroom New
The flipped classroom concept changes routine, boring education, into a vibrant exchange of ideas and group learning that makes for a fascinating and memorable experience. In this course we will explore what defines a flipped classroom, why it is important, the advantages, how to implement, and some examples of how others have benefited from this process.
Please click here for further program information.2018S LDCT 654G D02 • Aug 6 - Aug 31 (1 session)
Lean Six Sigma
In today’s world, Lean is a part of the business environment. Lean Six Sigma attacks inefficiencies, non-value added wastes caused by defects, non-value-added flow of information or materials, non-productive time, data storage, stacks of inventory, overproduction and extra processing. With Lean Six Sigma techniques, you will have the skills to lead successfully in both service and manufacturing industries. No pre-requisites required!