Summer at Eastern is wonderful for its small, intimate classes and real learning experiences. The second Summer Session (Summer Session B) is filled with possibilities for you. Let's look at a few.
Are you one of those people who really can't leave your home for long? Gas prices getting you down? There are more than 20 courses via EasternOnline available for the second session. Online courses at Eastern are great educational experiences where you have the benefit of studying when you can and attending lectures online. Check out EasternOnline and see if it's for you.
There are also traditional in-person courses held on the campus in Willimantic or at the off-campus site in Groton. Here are several courses you might enjoy; some will help with majors and have prerequisites.
50112 ART 114 02 Ceramics - Workshop experience with clay processes used in making and decorating pottery. Emphasis on hand pieces, decoration, glazing, modeling and knowledge of the use of the potter's wheel and operation of kiln. No prerequisite required.
50135 ACC 416 02 Federal Individual Taxation - Emphasis is placed on basic forms and structures of federal income taxation and delves particularly into those aspects which affect individual taxpayers. Attention is given to the historical development of federal taxation, the legislative process, the underlying rational of federal taxation, working with the Internal Revenue Code, tax preparers' responsibilities and tax research. Prerequisite: ACC 301.
50024 COM 310 02 Digital Photography - Focus is on venues for publication in mass media communication including photojournalism and marketing. Camera fundamentals, concepts of exposure and camera operation are reviewed. Lecture/lab topics include image protocols and techniques for photo display and editing with CS4. Retouching techniques and photomontage are introduced along with ethical issues regarding image manipulation and the ownership protections of copyright laws. Students compile digital portfolios of their lab work for display in Powerpoint and a web portfolio. Labs include instruction for use of Live.edu Eastern student accounts to store and serve student ePortfolio content. Prerequisite: COM 210
This is only a sampling of the many courses available in the Second Summer Session (Summer Session B). If you have any questions and would like to speak to an advisor, please, call (860) 465-0206. Visit http://eweb.easternct.edu/wfbprod/bwskfcls.P_TermSel to view all the available courses. Take a course with Eastern and gain a whole new insight on education.