COVID-19 Information

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We are committed to keeping our studentsand community safe as we welcome you back to campus this fall. To provide a safer face-to-face environment for everyone, the following guidelines will be followed:

  • Masks will be required on campus and in all classrooms.
  • Room capacities have been reduced to allow for social distancing.
  • Rooms will be cleaned on a regular daily schedule.
  • Supplies will be available in each room for individual cleaning of personal classroom space.
  • Everyone will be asked to check daily for symptoms and to remain home if symptomatic, having tested positive, or otherwise at high risk.

 

Arts and Crafts

 

ACRYLIC PAINTING & TECHNIQUES

Step into the world of acrylic painting! Learn various painting techniques, how to mix any color you desire, and the importance of principles and elements in art. For all levels including those who are advanced and have the desire to continue to grow in their art.

  • W 10/28-12/16 6:30-9PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Shelby Carroll
  • Location: Renaissance Academy $99
  • Course Number: 20FCNV010A01

BOOKBINDING: EXPOSED FRENCH LINK STITCH JOURNAL

Make a 5"x 8" soft cover journal using the popular French link sewing. Journal will open completely flat and is just the right size for musings or drawings. Select from a variety of beautiful, decorative cover paper to personalize your book.

  • Th 10/22 6-9PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Judy Sommerfeldt
  • Location: UVU $79
  • Course Number: 20FCUV023A01

CALLIGRAPHY: BRUSH LETTERING

Create your masterpiece through the art of pointed brush calligraphy, and modernize it with your own style. Kit included.

  • W 9/16-10/7 6:30-9PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Hayley Barry
  • Location: UVU $99
  • Course Number: 20FCUV014A01

CHARCOAL DRAWING

Learn the fundamentals of charcoal drawing. Fine tune your skills from basic sketching to fine detail as you create a life-like animal portrait. Particular attention will be paid to contrast, value, and chiaroscuro.

  • T 9/15-10/20 6-8PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Laurie Cerroni
  • Location: UVU $89
  • Course Number: 20FCUV028A01

CROCHET: THE LOST ART

Satisfy your creative side! Learn the basics of crochet patterns and styles. Begin with simple stitches on a bib, then advance to a toddler-size crocheted blanket. Crochet your way to a beautiful, finished item. Kit includes items for bib. Student provides yarn and hook for blanket.

  • W 9/23-10/28 7-9PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jeanne Zimerle
  • Location: UVU $89
  • Course Number: 20FCUV016R01

DRAWING FOR THE ABSOLUTE BEGINNER

Gain a solid foundation in the basics of drawing to become the artist you've always wanted to be. This course will help you become familiar with paper type, drawing styles, techniques, and basic principles of perspective, layout and design.

  • WThFSaSuMT 9/16-10/21 12M-12M (36 Ses)
  • Instructor: Chad Walker
  • Location: Online $105
  • Course Number: 20FOLNAAC001

DRAWING: BEGINNING

Learn basic principles of design such as line, shape, value, texture, and form, as well as principles of proportion, perspective, and composition.

  • Th 9/10-10/15 6:30-8:30PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Tyler Pack
  • Location: Renaissance Academy $89
  • Course Number: 20FCNV009A01

FLORAL DESIGN PACKAGE

Course #: 20FCOP011R03
Price: $99

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FLORAL DESIGN: THANKSGIVING SPLENDOR

What could be more festive than setting your Thanksgiving table and having the centerpiece be your own creation! All materials provided to take home a personal treasure.

  • Sa 11/21 2-4PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Amy M Austin
  • Location: Bloomique Flower Shop $59
  • Course Number: 20FCOP011R01

FLORAL DESIGN: HOLIDAY WREATH

Have your front door be beautiful and inviting with your own creation of a holiday wreath of evergreens, pinecones, berries, and ornaments. All materials will be provided.

  • Sa 12/5 2-4PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Amy M Austin
  • Location: Bloomique Flower Shop $59
  • Course Number: 20FCOP011R02

FLORAL DESIGN: HOLIDAY WREATH

Have your front door be beautiful and inviting with your own creation of a holiday wreath of evergreens, pinecones, berries, and ornaments. All materials will be provided.

  • Sa 12/5 2-4PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Amy M Austin
  • Location: Bloomique Flower Shop $59
  • Course Number: 20FCOP011R02

FLORAL DESIGN: THANKSGIVING SPLENDOR

What could be more festive than setting your Thanksgiving table and having the centerpiece be your own creation! All materials provided to take home a personal treasure.

  • Sa 11/21 2-4PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Amy M Austin
  • Location: Bloomique Flower Shop $59
  • Course Number: 20FCOP011R01

ILLUSTRATION: FREELANCE FUNDAMENTALS

Improve your illustration skills and style. Develop new techniques through hands-on application and creative exercises. Topics will include how to set up a dynamic composition, children’s book art, character design, and finding clients. Please bring quality sketchbook paper, artist-level pencils, and ink pens. All levels welcome.

  • W 9/9-10/28 6-9PM (8 Ses)
  • Instructor: Joshua A Petersen
  • Location: UVU $105
  • Course Number: 20FCUV003A01

INTRODUCTION TO DIGITAL SCRAPBOOKING

Make the most of your scrapbooking talents to show off your photos and memorabilia with digital scrapbooking. This course provides hands-on experience building scrapbook pages, using artistic journaling, and producing your own artwork with Photoshop Elements.

  • WThFSaSuMT 10/14-11/18 12M-12M (36 Ses)
  • Instructor: Beverly Richards Schulz
  • Location: Online $105
  • Course Number: 20FOLNAAC002

KNITTING: BEGINNING

Master basic knitting stitches, techniques and terminology. Students will begin knitting projects during the first class, and have weekly homework. Upon completion of the class students will have finished several beginner level projects. Students will be able to knit, purl, cast on, bind off, work stitch increases and decreases, knit in the round, and confidently choose patterns, knit sweaters, and other projects. Kit included.

  • T 9/29-11/3 7-9PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Bobbi Pendell
  • Location: UVU $99
  • Course Number: 20FCUV030R01

OIL PAINTING

Start at the very beginning learning the basics of oil painting. Discuss brushes, paints, mediums, solvents, painting surfaces, and how to utilize them. A basic understanding of drawing will be helpful.

  • Th 10/29-12/10 6:30-9PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Shelby Carroll
  • Location: Renaissance Academy $99
  • Course Number: 20FCNV003A01

QUILTING: MEMORY QUILTS

Memory quilts are a great way to remember someone, or a special event. Learn how to make a variety of memory quilts: T-shirts, dress shirts, ties, etc. See samples and walk away with instructions for how to make your own!

  • Th 10/8 6-8PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Liz Evans
  • Location: UVU Lehi Campus $39
  • Course Number: 20FCNF007R01

SEWING BASICS: HOLIDAY GIFTS

Start with the basics. Learn hand sewing and the mechanics and care of your sewing machine. Move on to seam finishes, casings, hems, ruffling, pockets, and button holes. Make a holiday pillowcase, a pair of pajama pants, stockings, and handmade ornaments.

  • W 10/21-11/18 6-8PM (5 Ses)
  • Instructor: Ginelle Swenson
  • Location: UVU $89
  • Course Number: 20FCUV018R02

STITCH BOUND LEATHER: JOURNAL & SKETCHBOOK

Create a unique long-stitch bound genuine leather journal or sketchbook. Choose from a variety of colorful leather covers and scrapbook paper. You will punch holes, sew together, tear edges, and finish with your choice of decorative charms.

  • W 11/11 6-9PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Amanda Parramoure
  • Location: UVU $89
  • Course Number: 20FCUV023A02

STITCH BOUND LEATHER: TRAVEL JOURNAL

Create a long-stitch bound genuine leather travel journal. We will incorporate map papers into our books, tear the edges, and decorate with adventure and travel themed stamps.

  • W 9/23 6-9PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Amanda Parramoure
  • Location: UVU $89
  • Course Number: 20FCUV023A03

TAPESTRY PACKAGE

Course #: 20FCUV028R03
Price: $159

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TAPESTRY: LEVEL 1

Learn the fine art of hand woven tapestry. Build a small, portable tapestry loom that is easy and fun to take anywhere. Learn tapestry weaving: warp, weft, beat, butterfly, twine, pass, half-pass, dovetail, and Soumak.

  • TTh 9/8-9/24 6-8:30PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Erin Riggs
  • Location: UVU $99
  • Course Number: 20FCUV028R01

TAPESTRY: LEVEL 2

Continue to make shapes, batching, blending, weft control, joining, and learn more about design and Soumak. Students must bring their looms from the Level 1 course or a small pipe loom they have built. Appropriate for beginners with some knowledge of warping or for those who have taken the Level 1 tapestry course.

  • TTh 10/6-10/22 6-8:30PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Erin Riggs
  • Location: UVU $89
  • Course Number: 20FCUV028R02

TAPESTRY: LEVEL 1

Learn the fine art of hand woven tapestry. Build a small, portable tapestry loom that is easy and fun to take anywhere. Learn tapestry weaving: warp, weft, beat, butterfly, twine, pass, half-pass, dovetail, and Soumak.

  • TTh 9/8-9/24 6-8:30PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Erin Riggs
  • Location: UVU $99
  • Course Number: 20FCUV028R01

TAPESTRY: LEVEL 2

Continue to make shapes, batching, blending, weft control, joining, and learn more about design and Soumak. Students must bring their looms from the Level 1 course or a small pipe loom they have built. Appropriate for beginners with some knowledge of warping or for those who have taken the Level 1 tapestry course.

  • TTh 10/6-10/22 6-8:30PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Erin Riggs
  • Location: UVU $89
  • Course Number: 20FCUV028R02

WATERCOLOR

Develop your inner artist while learning a wide variety of techniques. This class is for both the beginner and those that are advanced and want to learn new ideas and skills. Please come ready to paint, and bring a photo of something you want to paint.

  • T 9/8-10/27 6:30-9PM (8 Ses)
  • Instructor: Gilbert Bennett
  • Location: Renaissance Academy $109
  • Course Number: 20FCNV006A01

WATERCOLOR: BEGINNING

Develop your inner artist while learning a wide variety of techniques. This class is for both the beginner and those that are advanced and want to learn and grow through learning new techniques. Please come with at least three photograph options to choose from that you would be interested in painting.

  • W 9/16-10/21 6:30-9PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Shelby Carroll
  • Location: Renaissance Academy $99
  • Course Number: 20FCNV006A02

WATERCOLOR: INTRODUCTION

Develop your inner artist while learning a wide variety of techniques. Bring photos of something you want to paint. This class is for both beginner and advanced artists who want to learn new ideas and skills. Please come ready to paint.

  • T 9/22-11/10 6:30-8:30PM (8 Ses)
  • Instructor: Thomas E Howard
  • Location: Online $105
  • Course Number: 20FCUV006A01

WOODCARVING: BEGINNING

Learn basic woodcarving skills and enjoy the experience of creating a work of art from a simple piece of wood. You will be able to complete and paint your choice of seasonal figurines. Wood will be provided. Please bring a "rough out" knife and carving gloves.

  • W 10/14-11/4 6-9PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Guy Nelson
  • Location: UVU Community Education Building 2 $89
  • Course Number: 20FCUV026A01

WOODWORKING: BEGINNING/INTERMEDIATE

Enjoy the thrill of learning new woodworking skills using our state-of-the-art equipment under the direction of a qualified UVU professor. First-time students will construct a required project which will teach safety and machine/tool usage. Second-time students will construct small projects which can be completed within 10 weeks.

  • W 9/9-11/18 6-9PM (10 Ses)
  • Instructor: Kellan Baird,Travis Atchison
  • Location: UVU Gunther Technology Building $249
  • Course Number: 20FCUV003I01

 

Business and Finance

 

ABCs OF HOME BUYING

Do you want to own a home but don't know where to start? Discover the simple steps of home buying.

  • Th 9/10 6:30-9PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Kathy Jensen
  • Location: UVU $39
  • Course Number: 20FCUV008B01

DESIGNING EFFECTIVE WEBSITES

Master the basics of web design and learn to build sites that are better and more effective. This course provides powerful graphic design techniques for attractive websites and is a must for Web designers — giving the tips and tools that will help your site stand-out from all the others.

  • WThFSaSuMT 10/14-11/18 12M-12M (36 Ses)
  • Instructor: Richard Blum
  • Location: Online $125
  • Course Number: 20FOLNBAF001

INTRODUCTION TO QUICKBOOKS 2019

Take control of accounting for your business. This course provides hands-on experience in QuickBooks 2019 as you set up a chart of accounts; reconcile your bank accounts; create and print invoices, receipts, and statements; track payables, inventory, and receivables; create estimates; and generate reports.

  • WThFSaSuMT 9/16-10/21 12M-12M (36 Ses)
  • Instructor: Scott Paxton
  • Location: Online $125
  • Course Number: 20FOLNBAF002

LANDLORD BASICS PACKAGE

Course #: 20FCUV007B04
Price: $129

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LANDLORD BASICS: LEVEL 1

Do you feel your rental properties own you rather than the other way around? Learn best practices for advertising vacancies, showing your property, screening applicants, and signing contracts that protect your investment.

  • W 10/7 6-9PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Clayton Morgan
  • Location: UVU $59
  • Course Number: 20FCUV007B01

LANDLORD BASICS: LEVEL 2

Is it possible to manage your property responsibly and be a good landlord at the same time? Yes! Come and gain clarity on your responsibilities as a property owner, improve the quality of life for your renters, streamline rent collection, charge tenants for damage, reduce maintenance, and evict problem tenants.

  • W 10/14 6-9PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Clayton Morgan
  • Location: UVU $59
  • Course Number: 20FCUV007B02

LANDLORD BASICS: LEVEL 3

Becoming a landlord is an incredible way to build assets and wealth. The most successful landlords will treat it as a business just like any other. This class will cover the essentials of business formation and the correct vehicles to run your business. We will also cover how real estate investment incomes are taxed and ways you can significantly save on taxes with the proper structure. Further, you will learn the crucial element of protecting those hard-earned assets. The proper business formation can protect your rentals and personal assets, avoid litigation and save you money.

  • W 10/21 7-9PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jeff Breglio
  • Location: UVU $39
  • Course Number: 20FCUV007B03

LANDLORD BASICS: LEVEL 1

Do you feel your rental properties own you rather than the other way around? Learn best practices for advertising vacancies, showing your property, screening applicants, and signing contracts that protect your investment.

  • W 10/7 6-9PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Clayton Morgan
  • Location: UVU $59
  • Course Number: 20FCUV007B01

LANDLORD BASICS: LEVEL 2

Is it possible to manage your property responsibly and be a good landlord at the same time? Yes! Come and gain clarity on your responsibilities as a property owner, improve the quality of life for your renters, streamline rent collection, charge tenants for damage, reduce maintenance, and evict problem tenants.

  • W 10/14 6-9PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Clayton Morgan
  • Location: UVU $59
  • Course Number: 20FCUV007B02

LANDLORD BASICS: LEVEL 3

Becoming a landlord is an incredible way to build assets and wealth. The most successful landlords will treat it as a business just like any other. This class will cover the essentials of business formation and the correct vehicles to run your business. We will also cover how real estate investment incomes are taxed and ways you can significantly save on taxes with the proper structure. Further, you will learn the crucial element of protecting those hard-earned assets. The proper business formation can protect your rentals and personal assets, avoid litigation and save you money.

  • W 10/21 7-9PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jeff Breglio
  • Location: UVU $39
  • Course Number: 20FCUV007B03

PERSONAL FINANCE

Set clear financial goals, make the right investments, increase financial security, and be prepared to retire someday. This course will help you gain control over the financial impact of your choices with tools that are useful, realistic, and easy to work into your regular routine.

  • WThFSaSuMT 9/16-10/21 12M-12M (36 Ses)
  • Instructor: Matt Crabtree
  • Location: Online $125
  • Course Number: 20FOLNPER002

RETIRE EMPOWERED - LEHI

It is never too early to start retirement planning. In these three classes, we will cover the most crucial parts of the process: Social Security, Medicare planning, estate planning, tax planning in retirement, and retirement income planning. Our knowledgeable instructors will answer any, and all questions so your decisions will be smart, and informed rather than decided on a whim due to time pressures.

  • W 9/9-9/23 2-4PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jim Spainhower
  • Location: UVU Lehi Campus $45
  • Course Number: 20FCNV010B01

RETIRE EMPOWERED - OREM

It is never too early to start retirement planning. In these three classes, we will cover the most crucial parts of the process: Social Security, Medicare planning, estate planning, tax planning in retirement, and retirement income planning. Our knowledgeable instructors will answer any, and all questions so your decisions will be smart, and informed rather than decided on a whim due to time pressures.

  • T 9/8-9/22 6:30-8:30PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jim Spainhower
  • Location: UVU $45
  • Course Number: 20FCUV010B01

STAGING YOUR HOME FOR SALE

Are you needing to stage a home for sale? Learn how to spruce up a home prior to putting it on the market. Come prepared with floor plans and photos of your home and walk away with a personalized plan to improve everything from curb appeal to furniture placement.

  • T 10/27-11/10 7-9PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jeanne Zimerle
  • Location: UVU $49
  • Course Number: 20FCUV005I02

 

Computers

 

EXCEL PACKAGE

Course #: 20FCNV048C03
Price: $159

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EXCEL: LEVEL 1

Study the basics of Excel 2016, including working with formulas and functions, creating charts, printing spreadsheets, and formatting text, numbers, and borders. Keyboarding skills required.

  • TWTh 9/22-9/24 6-8:30PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jeff Hutchinson
  • Location: Renaissance Academy $89
  • Course Number: 20FCNV048C01

EXCEL: LEVEL 2

Take your Excel skills to the next level and explore Excel's vast collection of formulas/functions, charts and pivot tables.

  • TWTh 10/27-10/29 6-8:30PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jeff Hutchinson
  • Location: Renaissance Academy $89
  • Course Number: 20FCNV048C02

EXCEL: LEVEL 1

Study the basics of Excel 2016, including working with formulas and functions, creating charts, printing spreadsheets, and formatting text, numbers, and borders. Keyboarding skills required.

  • TWTh 9/22-9/24 6-8:30PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jeff Hutchinson
  • Location: Renaissance Academy $89
  • Course Number: 20FCNV048C01

EXCEL: LEVEL 2

Take your Excel skills to the next level and explore Excel's vast collection of formulas/functions, charts and pivot tables.

  • TWTh 10/27-10/29 6-8:30PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jeff Hutchinson
  • Location: Renaissance Academy $89
  • Course Number: 20FCNV048C02

EXCEL: LEVEL 3

Discover how to employ the Visual Basic Application (VBA) programming language that is built into Excel. It will help to automate repeating operations and redundant tasks.

  • TWTh 11/17-11/19 6-8:30PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jeff Hutchinson
  • Location: UVU $99
  • Course Number: 20FCUV048C01

INTRO TO GRAPHIC DESIGN - ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR

Break into the world of graphic design by learning the fundamentals of Adobe Illustrator and how to create your own vector artwork for the web. Learn how to use all the different tools in Illustrator, including the pen tool. Work on multiple small projects including making your own logo. Discover how to set up and export print-ready files so that you can show off your designs.

  • T 10/6-10/27 6-8PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Hayley Barry
  • Location: UVU $89
  • Course Number: 20FCUV004C01

INTRODUCTION TO C# PROGRAMMING

Build upon your knowledge of C# by writing GUI applications. This course will walk you through computer application design and implementation with real examples and practice exercises that provide programming problems you can solve to demonstrate your new knowledge. For PC only.

  • WThFSaSuMT 10/14-11/18 12M-12M (36 Ses)
  • Instructor: Mike Orsega
  • Location: Online $125
  • Course Number: 20FOLNCMP001

INTRODUCTION TO PHOTOSHOP CC

Whether you're a photographer, graphic artist, or just want to alter your old family photos, you need to learn Adobe Photoshop. This hands-on, project-oriented course is filled with detailed step-by-step instructions that teach you how to edit photos and create basic images using Photoshop in the Creative Cloud.

  • WThFSaSuMT 9/16-10/21 12M-12M (36 Ses)
  • Instructor: Sherry London
  • Location: Online $125
  • Course Number: 20FOLNCMP002

WORD, EXCEL AND POWERPOINT (TIPS AND TRICKS)

Master the basics of Microsoft Office 2016 with an emphasis on Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Keyboarding skills required.

  • TW 9/8-9/16 6-8:30PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Kevin Mellander
  • Location: Online $89
  • Course Number: 20FCUV045C81

 

Cooking

 

BREAD MAKING

Knead and punch your way through bread making by learning how to make six types of bread, including Challah, Babka, and Naan. Each week brings a new type of bread and a new set of skills!

  • W 10/14-11/18 6:30-8PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Liz Evans
  • Location: Spectrum Academy $139
  • Course Number: 20FCNV017F01

COOKING: INDIAN

Make dishes made from scratch with fresh ingredients. Cook vegetarian and vegan dishes as well as traditional dishes that include chicken, rice, ginger, and plenty of herbs and spices. Menu includes butter chicken, masala mixture, vegetable "meatballs" in a thick sauce, chickpea curry, and more.

  • W 10/7-10/21 6:30-8:30PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Karla Eagle
  • Location: UVU Community Education Building 2 $89
  • Course Number: 20FCUV016F01

COOKING: THAI

Enjoy the flavors of Thailand! Learn to make some delicious Thai dishes: pad Thai, massaman curry, and Thai rice.

  • W 9/9-9/23 6:30-8:30PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Karla Eagle
  • Location: UVU Community Education Building 2 $89
  • Course Number: 20FCUV002F01

FREEZER MEALS

Busy? Tired of figuring out what's for dinner? It's time to start making freezer meals! Join us for a lesson on putting together freezer meals. You'll get to try some of the food and leave with recipes.

  • Th 9/10 6:30-8PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Liz Evans
  • Location: UVU Lehi Campus $39
  • Course Number: 20FCNV018F01

INSTANT POT: PACKAGE

Course #: 20FCNV019F04
Price: $229

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INSTANT POT: BASICS

Is your Instant Pot still in the box? Are you afraid to use it? Just don't know how? Then this class is for you! Learn the basics of pressure cooking with the Instant Pot (or whatever pressure cooker you have), get some tips and tricks, and leave feeling confident that you can cook under pressure! Bring your Instant Pot to class.

  • W 9/9-9/23 6-8PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Lianna Crosby
  • Location: UVU Lehi Campus $89
  • Course Number: 20FCNV019F01

INSTANT POT: DESSERTS

Satisfy your sweet tooth quickly with Instant Pot Desserts! We'll learn how to make pie, cheesecake, brownies, and more in this class, all using your Instant Pot! Bring your Instant Pot to class.

  • W 10/7-10/21 6-8PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Lianna Crosby
  • Location: UVU Lehi Campus $89
  • Course Number: 20FCNV019F02

INSTANT POT: HOLIDAY COOKING

Cooking for the holidays can be stressful! Learn how to utilize your Instant Pot in your holiday cooking plans. Bring your Instant Pot to class.

  • W 11/4-11/18 6-8PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Lianna Crosby
  • Location: UVU Lehi Campus $89
  • Course Number: 20FCNV019F03

INSTANT POT: BASICS

Is your Instant Pot still in the box? Are you afraid to use it? Just don't know how? Then this class is for you! Learn the basics of pressure cooking with the Instant Pot (or whatever pressure cooker you have), get some tips and tricks, and leave feeling confident that you can cook under pressure! Bring your Instant Pot to class.

  • W 9/9-9/23 6-8PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Lianna Crosby
  • Location: UVU Lehi Campus $89
  • Course Number: 20FCNV019F01

INSTANT POT: DESSERTS

Satisfy your sweet tooth quickly with Instant Pot Desserts! We'll learn how to make pie, cheesecake, brownies, and more in this class, all using your Instant Pot! Bring your Instant Pot to class.

  • W 10/7-10/21 6-8PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Lianna Crosby
  • Location: UVU Lehi Campus $89
  • Course Number: 20FCNV019F02

INSTANT POT: HOLIDAY COOKING

Cooking for the holidays can be stressful! Learn how to utilize your Instant Pot in your holiday cooking plans. Bring your Instant Pot to class.

  • W 11/4-11/18 6-8PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Lianna Crosby
  • Location: UVU Lehi Campus $89
  • Course Number: 20FCNV019F03

ITALIAN COOKING: HANDS-ON

Enjoy this Italian cooking course starting with delicious basic sauces that will open the door to a multitude of great recipes. Soups, risottos, desserts, meat dishes, and vegetables, all focusing on traditional recipes from many different parts of Italy.

  • Th 10/22-11/12 6:30-9PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Matthew Hamby
  • Location: Spectrum Academy $89
  • Course Number: 20FCNV010F01

LUSCIOUS, LOW-FAT, LIGHTNING-QUICK MEALS

Learn to create delicious and nutritious meals by reducing fat without sacrificing flavor. This course provides tips on menu planning and quicker cooking, and it allows you to try out over 50 exciting lower-fat recipes.

  • WThFSaSuMT 9/16-10/21 12M-12M (36 Ses)
  • Instructor: DONNA ACOSTA, RDN
  • Location: Online $105
  • Course Number: 20FOLNCOK001

SECRETS OF THE CATERER

Discover how to put your cooking and party planning skills to work in an exciting and creative career as a caterer. Learn fundamentals of catering business including how to cook for large crowds, organize your kitchen, manage your time, and work with clients, as well as some great recipe ideas to jump-start your career.

  • WThFSaSuMT 10/14-11/18 12M-12M (36 Ses)
  • Instructor: Dawn Simmons
  • Location: Online $105
  • Course Number: 20FOLNCOK002

 

Destination Learning

 

CAPITOL REEF: PHOTOGRAPHY WEEKEND

Join us for a weekend of incredible camera techniques, breathtaking landscapes, great company, and delicious food! Lodge at UVU's state-of-the-art field station located inside one of Utah's most spectacular national parks. Learn how to change night into day with long exposures; then wake up early and literally step outside your door to photograph the sunrise! Experience the different effects focal length can make to landscape photography. Take in all that Capitol Reef has to offer with its sheer canyon walls, winding streams, and incredible rock sculptures! Focus on how to do light painting, star trails, landscape, and slow shutter speed.

  • ThFSa 10/22-10/24 4-2PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Ethan Allen
  • Location: UVU Capitol Reef Field Station $249
  • Course Number: 20FCCRFS01

CAPITOL REEF: WATERCOLOR WEEKEND

Have fun while you watercolor in the sun at Capitol Reef National Park! Learn what to look for before you start a painting, how to set up a painting using composition and balance, and how to work with the water to improve your painting style. Participants stay at the UVU Field Station and food will be provided. Participants will need to bring their own watercolor supplies. There will be a mandatory pre-trip meeting the week before.

  • ThFSa 10/1-10/3 4-2PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Gilbert Bennett
  • Location: UVU Capitol Reef Field Station $249
  • Course Number: 20FCCRFS02

 

ESL (English as a Second Language)

 

ESL: FOUNDATION COURSE

An introductory course for students with no previous English experience. Focus on communication through vocabulary development, simple daily conversation, writing simple sentences, and learning basic grammatical structures.

  • TTh 9/22-11/19 6-8PM (17 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jeff Reynolds
  • Location: UVU Liberal Arts Building $175
  • Course Number: 20FCLA015L05

ESL: LISTENING/SPEAKING - LEVEL 1 B

For students with little English experience. Gain skills to communicate with friends, family, and neighbors. Learn new vocabulary and enjoy a good environment to practice listening and speaking English.

  • TTh 9/22-11/19 6-8PM (17 Ses)
  • Instructor: Lauren Riddle
  • Location: UVU Liberal Arts Building $225
  • Course Number: 20FCLA015L06

ESL: LISTENING/SPEAKING - LEVEL 2 B

Learn to converse in English concerning a variety of day-to-day topics. Begin to understand and use present and past tenses, work on your pronunciation of American English, and increase your ability to maintain face-to-face conversations in family and work conditions.

  • TTh 9/22-11/19 6-8PM (17 Ses)
  • Instructor: Sofia Ybarra
  • Location: UVU Liberal Arts Building $225
  • Course Number: 20FCLA015L07

ESL: LISTENING/SPEAKING - LEVEL 3 B

For intermediate-level students with a good foundation in English. Focus on developing intermediate level listening and conversation skills.

  • TTh 9/22-11/19 6-8PM (17 Ses)
  • Instructor: Susan Guinn
  • Location: UVU Liberal Arts Building $225
  • Course Number: 20FCLA015L08

ESL: LISTENING/SPEAKING - LEVEL 4 B

For students with a high-intermediate level of English. Focus on using correct speech patterns by incorporating the appropriate verb tenses, word choices, and word forms. Study high-intermediate concepts of English pronunciation, intonation, stress, and phonetics through academic lectures and media programs.

  • TTh 9/22-11/19 6-8PM (17 Ses)
  • Instructor: Susan Martin
  • Location: UVU Liberal Arts Building $225
  • Course Number: 20FCLA015L09

ESL: READING/WRITING/GRAMMAR - LEVEL 1 B

A basic-level course for students with little English experience. The class focuses on communication through vocabulary development, simple daily conversation, writing simple sentences, and learning basic grammatical structures.

  • MW 9/21-11/16 6-8PM (17 Ses)
  • Instructor: Ovidia Tarin
  • Location: UVU Liberal Arts Building $225
  • Course Number: 20FCLA015L01

ESL: READING/WRITING/GRAMMAR - LEVEL 2 B

Students with some English experience will expand their vocabulary in this class. Focus on communication through vocabulary development, daily conversational topics, writing simple paragraphs, and mastering beginning-level grammar.

  • MW 9/21-11/16 6-8PM (17 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jeff Reynolds
  • Location: UVU Liberal Arts Building $225
  • Course Number: 20FCLA015L02

ESL: READING/WRITING/GRAMMAR - LEVEL 3 B

For intermediate-level students who have a good foundation in English. Focus on improving communication through more advanced vocabulary development, conversation topics, grammar principles, and writing simple paragraphs.

  • MW 9/21-11/16 6-8PM (17 Ses)
  • Instructor: Andria Pulu
  • Location: UVU Liberal Arts Building $225
  • Course Number: 20FCLA015L03

ESL: READING/WRITING/GRAMMAR - LEVEL 4 B

Students with a high-intermediate-level of English will enjoy this class which focuses on helping students use correct speech patterns by incorporating the appropriate verb tenses, word choices, and word forms. Also focus on listening to academic lectures and media programs.

  • MW 9/21-11/16 6-8PM (17 Ses)
  • Instructor: Ellen Richey
  • Location: UVU Liberal Arts Building $225
  • Course Number: 20FCLA015L04

 

Hobbies and Special Interests

 

DEVELOPING A FAMILY EMERGENCY PLAN

Where will you be when disaster strikes? How about your family members? How will you be reunited? Where will you go to find safety? Learn how to develop a great family emergency and communication plan.

  • Sa 11/7 9-10:30AM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Kylene Jones
  • Location: UVU Community Education Building 2 $39
  • Course Number: 20FCUV019S01

EMERGENCY PACKAGE

Course #: 20FCUV019S03
Price: $59

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DEVELOPING A FAMILY EMERGENCY PLAN

Where will you be when disaster strikes? How about your family members? How will you be reunited? Where will you go to find safety? Learn how to develop a great family emergency and communication plan.

  • Sa 11/7 9-10:30AM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Kylene Jones
  • Location: UVU Community Education Building 2 $39
  • Course Number: 20FCUV019S01

PRODUCING AND STORING SAFE DRINKING WATER

Did you know you can disinfect water using the sun and a plastic bottle? Clean drinking water is an absolute necessity. Safely store water, locate water sources and create safe drinking water through disinfection and filtration.

  • Sa 11/7 10:30AM-12N (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Kylene Jones
  • Location: UVU Community Education Building 2 $39
  • Course Number: 20FCUV019S02

HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY

Gain a greater appreciation and understanding of the complexity of the human body. This course provides in-depth knowledge of the principles of genetics, how the body's systems work together, and how the human body fights off diseases.

  • WThFSaSuMT 10/14-11/18 12M-12M (36 Ses)
  • Instructor: Holly Trimble
  • Location: Online $125
  • Course Number: 20FOLNHOB001

INTERIOR DESIGN

Develop a talent for interior design and learn the techniques to style any room. Explore furniture styles, color combinations using a color wheel, fabrics and wall texture, lighting, window treatments, arrangement, floor coverings, focal points, and accessorizing. Bring 3 ring binder to class.

  • T 9/8-10/13 7-9PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jeanne Zimerle
  • Location: UVU $99
  • Course Number: 20FCUV005I01

INTRODUCTION TO INTERIOR DESIGN

Learn to transform plain living spaces into beautiful and functional rooms. This course will give you the know-how to design a room floor to ceiling with understanding of color theory, industry trends, special arrangements, floor plans, design ideas, and interior design basics.

  • WThFSaSuMT 9/16-10/21 12M-12M (36 Ses)
  • Instructor: Sarah Smallwood
  • Location: Online $125
  • Course Number: 20FOLNHOB002

MEDITATION: BE CALM, BE FOCUSED

Meditation is a practice that brings ancient wisdom and modern science together, calming the body, clarifying the mind, and rejuvenating the spirit. Learn the methods to bring peace, health, and prosperity to all aspects of life.

  • W 9/30-11/4 7-9PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Stephen Nibley
  • Location: UVU $79
  • Course Number: 20FCUV075G01

THE POWER OF POSITIVE PARENTING

The Power of Positive Parenting provides sound principles and practical methods for working with children. Learn how to deal with typical childhood behaviors, including teenage problems, tantrums, whining, bedtime, potty-training, fighting, and more from birth through adulthood. When parents apply this positive parenting system, children will feel loved, accepted, and confident while they develop a healthy understanding of how to behave well.

  • T 9/15-9/29 6-7:30PM (2 Ses)
  • Instructor: Denise Barney
  • Location: UVU Lehi Campus $39
  • Course Number: 20FCNV04P01

PRODUCING AND STORING SAFE DRINKING WATER

Did you know you can disinfect water using the sun and a plastic bottle? Clean drinking water is an absolute necessity. Safely store water, locate water sources and create safe drinking water through disinfection and filtration.

  • Sa 11/7 10:30AM-12N (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Kylene Jones
  • Location: UVU Community Education Building 2 $39
  • Course Number: 20FCUV019S02

VOICE OVERS: NOW IS YOUR TIME!

You've heard Wendy Shapero on TV! (Robot Chicken with Seth Green, Cartoon Network shows...) Now hear Wendy LIVE as she demonstrates how YOU can actually begin using your speaking voice for commercials, films, and videos! This is a business that you can handle on your own terms, on your own turf, on your own time, and with practically no overhead! This exciting and fun class can be the game changer you've been looking for!

  • M 9/28 6:30-8:30PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Wendy Shapero
  • Location: Online $45
  • Course Number: 20FCUV018O11

WELLNESS & NUTRITION 101

Explore how to have a longer life, a better quality of life, and increased happiness, as well as dive into the basics of nutrition. Learn how to set wellness goals, how to read and understand food labels, and how to get the most out of the fresh food you buy. Plus, we'll even make a meal or two. You'll leave with the tools to improve your overall wellness!

  • Th 10/22-11/12 6-7:30PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Lianna Crosby
  • Location: UVU Lehi Campus $79
  • Course Number: 20FCNV025S01

WORD BY WORD: SELF-EDITING FOR WRITERS

Think like a professional editor. It's fun! Geared toward students and self-published writers, classes will cover the essential steps of editing, copy editing, and proofreading with practical guides and fun tips and tricks. Each step will be practiced and discussed on student writing, both individually and collectively. Time to beautify your masterpiece!

  • W 10/21-11/18 6-8PM (5 Ses)
  • Instructor: Melynn Sheet
  • Location: UVU Lehi Campus $79
  • Course Number: 20FCNV019G01

WRITE NOW: CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOP

Bring the world to life through diction, voice, tone, pacing, rhythm and flair while studying and practicing constructive feedback, disciplined crafting, revising and rewriting. Classes will cover the parameters of poetry, song lyrics, fiction, blogging/essay, and personal/family history. Find your style and genre and get positive feedback from your classmates and teacher.

  • W 9/9-10/14 6-8PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Melynn Sheet
  • Location: UVU Lehi Campus $89
  • Course Number: 20FCNV019G02

WRITING: PACKAGE

Course #: 20FCNV019G03
Price: $149

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WRITE NOW: CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOP

Bring the world to life through diction, voice, tone, pacing, rhythm and flair while studying and practicing constructive feedback, disciplined crafting, revising and rewriting. Classes will cover the parameters of poetry, song lyrics, fiction, blogging/essay, and personal/family history. Find your style and genre and get positive feedback from your classmates and teacher.

  • W 9/9-10/14 6-8PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Melynn Sheet
  • Location: UVU Lehi Campus $89
  • Course Number: 20FCNV019G02

WORD BY WORD: SELF-EDITING FOR WRITERS

Think like a professional editor. It's fun! Geared toward students and self-published writers, classes will cover the essential steps of editing, copy editing, and proofreading with practical guides and fun tips and tricks. Each step will be practiced and discussed on student writing, both individually and collectively. Time to beautify your masterpiece!

  • W 10/21-11/18 6-8PM (5 Ses)
  • Instructor: Melynn Sheet
  • Location: UVU Lehi Campus $79
  • Course Number: 20FCNV019G01

YOGA: BALANCED BODIES THROUGH HEALTHY LIVING AND BREATHING

Learn a series of yoga poses and breathing techniques that can improve physical activity help you get through stressful life events. Improving strength, balance, and deep breathing can help calm your mind and promote healthy living. No prior yoga experience necessary. Wear loose, comfortable clothing, and bring a mat and water.

  • W 9/16-10/21 7-8PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Marynika Miche
  • Location: Center Stage School of Performing Arts $59
  • Course Number: 20FCOP016E01

 

Languages

 

AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE PACKAGE

Course #: 20FCUV001L03
Price: $149

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AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE: LEVEL 1

Develop basic skills in sign and finger spelling to help you communicate with deaf individuals in everyday situations.

  • W 9/9-10/14 6:30-8:30PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Shantel Price
  • Location: UVU $89
  • Course Number: 20FCUV001L01

AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE: LEVEL 2

Take your vocabulary and conversational skills to the next level. We will also explore Deaf culture and find opportunities to build new relationships.

  • W 10/21-11/18 6:30-8:30PM (5 Ses)
  • Instructor: Shantel Price
  • Location: UVU $79
  • Course Number: 20FCUV001L02

AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE: LEVEL 1

Develop basic skills in sign and finger spelling to help you communicate with deaf individuals in everyday situations.

  • W 9/9-10/14 6:30-8:30PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Shantel Price
  • Location: UVU $89
  • Course Number: 20FCUV001L01

AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE: LEVEL 2

Take your vocabulary and conversational skills to the next level. We will also explore Deaf culture and find opportunities to build new relationships

  • W 10/21-11/18 6:30-8:30PM (5 Ses)
  • Instructor: Shantel Price
  • Location: UVU $79
  • Course Number: 20FCUV001L02

BEGINNING CONVERSATIONAL FRENCH

Prepare for your next trip to France by mastering the basics of conversational French. This course will provide you with proper pronunciation of French words that you'll use in your travels as well as cultural tips including appropriate gestures and body language.

  • WThFSaSuMT 9/16-10/21 12M-12M (36 Ses)
  • Instructor: Amy Page
  • Location: Online $105
  • Course Number: 20FOLNLNG001

SPANISH PACKAGE

Course #: 20FCUV003L03
Price: $179

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SPANISH: LEVEL 1

Learn the basics of Spanish conversational skills in this intro level class! We will cover basic survival phrases and words, as well as begin to explore this valuable language through vocabulary, grammar, simple phrases, and conversations.

  • TTh 9/8-9/24 6:30-8:30PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Roberto Morales
  • Location: UVU $99
  • Course Number: 20FCUV003L01

SPANISH: LEVEL 2

Build upon your Spanish speaking skills with this Level 2 course! Immerse yourself in the language as we practice speaking Spanish, learn more tenses and vocabulary, and master grammar principles.

  • TTh 9/29-10/15 6:30-8:30PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Roberto Morales
  • Location: UVU $99
  • Course Number: 20FCUV003L02

SPANISH: LEVEL 1

Learn the basics of Spanish conversational skills in this intro level class! We will cover basic survival phrases and words, as well as begin to explore this valuable language through vocabulary, grammar, simple phrases, and conversations.

  • TTh 9/8-9/24 6:30-8:30PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Roberto Morales
  • Location: UVU $99
  • Course Number: 20FCUV003L01

SPANISH: LEVEL 2

Build upon your Spanish speaking skills with this Level 2 course! Immerse yourself in the language as we practice speaking Spanish, learn more tenses and vocabulary, and master grammar principles.

  • TTh 9/29-10/15 6:30-8:30PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Roberto Morales
  • Location: UVU $99
  • Course Number: 20FCUV003L02

SPEED SPANISH

Converse in Spanish in just a few weeks. This course will help you learn six easy recipes to glue Spanish words together into sentences so you can engage in conversational Spanish quickly.

  • WThFSaSuMT 10/14-11/18 12M-12M (36 Ses)
  • Instructor: Dan Mikels
  • Location: Online $125
  • Course Number: 20FOLNLNG002

 

Music and Dance

 

BAGPIPING: BEGINNING

Acquire the fascinating and unique skill of playing the bagpipes by using a chanter. Learn how to make incredible sounds and music that can only come from playing this instrument.

  • T 9/15-10/20 7-8PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Don Smith
  • Location: UVU $129
  • Course Number: 20FCUV022M01

BALLET: ADULT BEGINNING

The light, graceful, fluid movements of this form of dance are wonderful for creating strength, balance, and a feeling of self-confidence. Whether you are a beginner or former student, you will enhance your physical strength and posture while enjoying the grace and beauty of this beautiful art form.

  • Th 9/17-10/22 8-9PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Center Stage Staff
  • Location: Center Stage School of Performing Arts $59
  • Course Number: 20FCOP019D01

BALLROOM DANCE FOR COUPLES

Life is better with a dance partner! Enjoy learning the cha-cha, waltz, and swing while enhancing your dancing skills and making your dancing experience more exciting. This class is specifically designed for couples, and the registration fee covers both individuals. Please wear shoes with non-marking soles.

  • T 9/8-10/20 8-9PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Billy Wright
  • Location: Provo Towne Centre $89
  • Course Number: 20FCUV02D01

BANJO PACKAGE

Course #: 20FCUV011M03
Price: $109

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BANJO: BUYING AND MAINTAINING

For first-time buyers, we will discuss where and what type of banjo to buy, the heads, picks, capos, straps, tuners, and accessories. Regarding maintaining, we cover adjusting the bridge, tightening the head, installing a fifth string capo, cleaning, muting, what truss and coordinator rods are and how to adjust them, changing strings, and tuning. Once you have this basic information, you'll be ready to learn to play a quality, fine-tuned instrument.

  • W 9/2 6-8PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Garth F Fielding
  • Location: UVU $39
  • Course Number: 20FCUV011M01

BANJO: BEGINNING BLUEGRASS-SCRUGGS STYLE

Students will learn the basics of playing the banjo using the three finger picking style made famous by Earl Scruggs (no prior music background needed).

  • W 9/16-10/28 6-7:30PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Garth F Fielding
  • Location: UVU $89
  • Course Number: 20FCUV011M02

BANJO: BEGINNING BLUEGRASS-SCRUGGS STYLE

Students will learn the basics of playing the banjo using the three finger picking style made famous by Earl Scruggs (no prior music background needed). "Banjo Maintenance" is a required class that must be taken before this course.

  • W 9/16-10/28 6-7:30PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Garth F Fielding
  • Location: UVU $89
  • Course Number: 20FCUV011M02

BANJO: BUYING AND MAINTAINING

For first-time buyers, we will discuss where and what type of banjo to buy, the heads, picks, capos, straps, tuners, and accessories. Regarding maintaining, we cover adjusting the bridge, tightening the head, installing a fifth string capo, cleaning, muting, what truss and coordinator rods are and how to adjust them, changing strings, and tuning. Once you have this basic information, you’ll be ready to learn to play a quality, fine-tuned instrument.

  • W 9/2 6-8PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Garth F Fielding
  • Location: UVU $39
  • Course Number: 20FCUV011M01

BELLY DANCE: BEGINNING

Celebrate movement as you gain a sense of beauty, grace, control, and strength with this ancient Middle Eastern art form. Veils and hip scarfs will be provided for in-class use. If you have your own, please feel free to bring them. Comfortable yoga-type clothing recommended.

  • Th 9/17-10/22 6:00-7:15PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Nikki (Nadira) Ekenstam
  • Location: Provo Towne Centre $79
  • Course Number: 20FCOP016D01

COUNTRY WESTERN DANCE FOR COUPLES

Enrich your life with friends, fun, and exercise! Master the basics of rodeo swing, the cowboy cha-cha, and country two-step. This class is specifically designed for couples, and the registration fee covers both individuals. Be sure to wear non-marking shoes or boots.

  • T 9/8-10/20 7-8PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Billy Wright
  • Location: Provo Towne Centre $89
  • Course Number: 20FCNV009D01

HIP HOP: ADULT BEGINNING

Hip hop is an upbeat, urban style dance that is forever evolving. This high-energy class consists of hip hop and pop sounds, focusing on musicality and rhythm. It is an extremely artistic style of dance and lots of fun!

  • Th 10/22-12/3 7-8PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Gotta Dance Instructor
  • Location: Gotta Dance $59
  • Course Number: 20FCNV006D01

HIP HOP: ADULT BEGINNING

Hip hop is an upbeat, urban style dance that is forever evolving. This high-energy class consists of hip hop and pop sounds, focusing on musicality and rhythm. It is an extremely artistic style of dance and lots of fun!

  • W 9/16-10/21 8-9PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Center Stage Staff
  • Location: Center Stage School of Performing Arts $59
  • Course Number: 20FCOP006D01

INTRODUCTION TO GUITAR

Learn to play any style of music on the guitar, and become the musician you've always wanted to be! This course provides basic guitar skills that you'll build step-by-step with hands-on exercises, audio and video recordings, and detailed instructions to put you well on your way to becoming a skilled player.

  • WThFSaSuMT 9/16-10/21 12M-12M (36 Ses)
  • Instructor: Edward Burns
  • Location: Online $105
  • Course Number: 20FOLNMAD001

JAZZ: ADULT BEGINNING

Gain strength and flexibility while releasing your creative inner self to the beat of contemporary music. This fun and exhilarating dance form is popular in dance videos, Vegas, and current dance shows. There will be stretching and warm up to get you ready to perform at your best.

  • T 9/15-10/20 8-9PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Center Stage Staff
  • Location: Center Stage School of Performing Arts $59
  • Course Number: 20FCOP020D01

LATIN BALLROOM FOR COUPLES: ADULT BEGINNING

Experience the fun of Latin dancing! Learn the basics of the cha-cha, rumba, salsa, and samba and become confident enough to join the pros of Dancing with the Stars. This class is specifically designed for couples, and the registration fee covers both individuals.

  • M 9/14-10/19 7-8PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Center Stage Staff
  • Location: Center Stage School of Performing Arts $89
  • Course Number: 20FCOP023D01

MUSIC MADE EASY

Gain complete understanding of rhythm, melody, and harmony and recognize pitches on the musical staff and keyboard. By the end of this course, you'll be able to read, write, and even play simple pieces of music!

  • WThFSaSuMT 10/14-11/18 12M-12M (36 Ses)
  • Instructor: Marianne Murawski
  • Location: Online $105
  • Course Number: 20FOLNMAD002

TAP: ADULT BEGINNING

Whether you tap danced as a kid or never put your foot in a tap shoe, come join us for this upbeat, fun way to gain strength and rhythmic capability! Expect a high-energy, exhilarating aerobic workout. More benefits are toned leg muscles, improved balance, and tightened glutes. And, of course, so much fun!

  • T 9/15-10/20 8:30-9:30PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Center Stage Staff
  • Location: Center Stage School of Performing Arts $59
  • Course Number: 20FCOP018D01

UVU CHILDREN'S CREATIVE DANCE CLASS (AGES 11-13)

UVU Children's Creative Dance Class is a place where a child can develop his or her dance technique and creative potential in a warm, positive, and non-competitive atmosphere. Develop self-discipline and focus, balanced with positive social interaction with peers and teachers in an environment that challenges students to use their problem-solving and critical thinking abilities. Receive training in dance techniques, which deepens the knowledge of coordination, body awareness, flexibility, strength, and musicality. Explore dance concepts, create improvisations, and choreograph as individuals and in small groups.

  • Th 9/10-12/10 6-7PM (12 Ses)
  • Instructor: Katie Taylor
  • Location: UVU Rebecca Lockhart Arena $168
  • Course Number: 20FCUV004Y03

UVU CHILDREN'S CREATIVE DANCE CLASS (AGES 4-6)

UVU Children's Creative Dance Class is a place where a child can develop his or her dance technique and creative potential in a warm, positive, and non-competitive atmosphere. Develop self-discipline and focus, balanced with positive social interaction with peers and teachers in an environment that challenges students to use their problem-solving and critical thinking abilities. Receive training in dance techniques, which deepens the knowledge of coordination, body awareness, flexibility, strength, and musicality. Explore dance concepts, create improvisations, and choreograph as individuals and in small groups.

  • T 9/8-12/8 4-5PM (12 Ses)
  • Instructor:
  • Location: UVU Rebecca Lockhart Arena $168
  • Course Number: 20FCUV004Y01

UVU CHILDREN'S CREATIVE DANCE CLASS (AGES 7-10)

UVU Children's Creative Dance Class is a place where a child can develop his or her dance technique and creative potential in a warm, positive, and non-competitive atmosphere. Develop self-discipline and focus, balanced with positive social interaction with peers and teachers in an environment that challenges students to use their problem-solving and critical thinking abilities. Receive training in dance techniques, which deepens the knowledge of coordination, body awareness, flexibility, strength, and musicality. Explore dance concepts, create improvisations, and choreograph as individuals and in small groups.

  • Th 9/10-12/10 5-6PM (12 Ses)
  • Instructor: Katie Taylor
  • Location: UVU Rebecca Lockhart Arena $168
  • Course Number: 20FCUV004Y02

 

Personal Development

 

YOU JUST DON'T UNDERSTAND: COMMUNICATION FOR COUPLES

Do you and your partner struggle to communicate? Do you talk and not seem to be understood? This class will teach you and your partner how to listen and communicate so that you can begin to hear what the other is saying. Taught by a Marriage and Family Therapist, and using the book, You Just Don't Understand, by Deborah Tannen, this class will break down communication styles and help you and your partner learn the basics in communication. This class will give you the necessary tools to better understand and improve communications with your partner. Fee includes book. This is a class for couples.

  • W 9/23-10/28 6:30-7:30PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Shannon White
  • Location: UVU Lehi Campus $199
  • Course Number: 20FCNV083G01

MARRIAGE AND RELATIONSIHPS: KEYS TO SUCCESS

Learn how to build a solid foundation for your relationship that will last far beyond "I do." Through this course, you will gain key strategies for maintaining your relationship and great tips to help keep the love alive.

  • WThFSaSuMT 10/14-11/18 12M-12M (36 Ses)
  • Instructor: Bonnie Eaker Well
  • Location: Online $125
  • Course Number: 20FOLNPER001

 

Photography

 

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY PACKAGE

Course #: 20FCUV002O15
Price: $129

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DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY: BEGINNING

If you have an advanced camera and want to learn how to take advantage of all it has to offer, this class is for you! Learn about lenses, ISO, light, composition, depth-of-field, aperture, and shutter speed. Bring a camera with manual, adjustable settings. Photo shoot September 26

  • Th 9/10-10/1 7-8:30PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Ethan Allen
  • Location: UVU $79
  • Course Number: 20FCUV002O13

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY: INTERMEDIATE

Take control of every shot and get exactly what you want with this intermediate course. With an understanding of the fundamentals, learn how to gain control of your camera by manually adjusting your exposure, shutter speed, and aperture. Photo shoot on October 24. After the photo shoot we will go to Allen's Camera and put together our pictures and bind them.

  • Th 10/8-10/29 7-8:30PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Rex Allen
  • Location: UVU $79
  • Course Number: 20FCUV002O14

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY: BEGINNING

Learn about lenses, ISO, light, composition, depth-of-field, aperture, shutter speed, and more. Access to a DSLR camera or other digital camera that has manual settings is required.

  • Th 10/1-10/29 7-9PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: TBD
  • Location: UVU $89
  • Course Number: 20FCUV002O12

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY: BEGINNING

If you have an advanced camera and want to learn how to take advantage of all it has to offer, this class is for you! Learn about lenses, ISO, light, composition, depth-of-field, aperture, and shutter speed. Bring a camera with manual, adjustable settings. Photo shoot September 26

  • Th 9/10-10/1 7-8:30PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Ethan Allen
  • Location: UVU $79
  • Course Number: 20FCUV002O13

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY: INTERMEDIATE

Take control of every shot and get exactly what you want with this intermediate course. With an understanding of the fundamentals, learn how to gain control of your camera by manually adjusting your exposure, shutter speed, and aperture. Photo shoot on October 24. After the photo shoot we will go to Allen's Camera and put together our pictures and bind them.

  • Th 10/8-10/29 7-8:30PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Rex Allen
  • Location: UVU $79
  • Course Number: 20FCUV002O14

PHOTOGRAPHY: FALL FOLIAGE AT SUNRISE

Capture the beautiful fall foliage with expert guidance from our adventurous instructor. Meet for a sunrise shoot on the backside of Timp in the Sundance area. Students will need to provide their own transportation. A DSLR camera or other digital camera with manual settings is required. You will need to provide your own transportation. We will be hiking moderately easy trails, so be prepared for weather conditions. Bring water and your own snacks.

  • Sa 10/10 7-11AM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jacob Boden
  • Location: UVU $59
  • Course Number: 20FCUV002O16

PHOTOGRAPHY: FALL FOLIAGE AT SUNSET

Capture the beautiful fall foliage with expert guidance from our adventurous instructor. Meet for a sunset shoot at Squaw Peak. Students will need to provide their own transportation. A DSLR camera or other digital camera with manual settings is required. You will need to provide your own transportation. We will be hiking moderately easy trails, so be prepared for weather conditions. Bring water and your own snacks.

  • Sa 10/10 3:30-7:30PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jacob Boden
  • Location: UVU $59
  • Course Number: 20FCUV002O17

PHOTOSHOP ELEMENTS FOR THE DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHER

Learn how to use Adobe Photoshop Elements to do everything from quick fixes to detailed enhancements that greatly improve the look of your digital images. This course will take you from a novice to an accomplished user.

  • WThFSaSuMT 10/14-11/18 12M-12M (36 Ses)
  • Instructor: Beverly Richards Schulz
  • Location: Online $105
  • Course Number: 20FOLNPHT001

TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHY FOR THE DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHER

Learn the tips, tricks, and techniques digital photographers need to capture inspiring scenes from around the world. This course teaches photography techniques that are both traditional and unique to digital technology so you can be prepared to create high-quality shots that will captivate viewers.

  • WThFSaSuMT 9/16-10/21 12M-12M (36 Ses)
  • Instructor: Beverly Richards Schulz
  • Location: Online $105
  • Course Number: 20FOLNPHT002

 

Youth Art Series

 

YOUTH ART SERIES: PACKAGE (AGES 8-11)

Course #: 20FCUV014Y01
Price: $179

floral illustration

YOUTH ART SERIES: INK AND COLOR PENCIL (AGES 8-11)

Students will experiment with mark making. They will learn how to illustrate their favorite images and collectively create a coloring book.

  • Sa 9/12 9AM-12N (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Cheska Banez
  • Location: UVU Gunther Technology Building GT618B $39
  • Course Number: 20FCUV014Y02

YOUTH ART SERIES: OIL AND PASTEL/CHARCOAL (AGES 8-11)

Students will learn about the color wheel and how to blend.

  • Sa 9/19 9AM-12N (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Cheska Banez
  • Location: UVU Gunther Technology Building GT618B $39
  • Course Number: 20FCUV014Y03

YOUTH ART SERIES: WATERCOLOR (AGES 8-11)

Students will paint along with the teacher and create fall inspired scenes and objects.

  • Sa 9/26 9AM-12N (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Cheska Banez
  • Location: UVU Gunther Technology Building GT618B $39
  • Course Number: 20FCUV014Y04

YOUTH ART SERIES: ACRYLIC (AGES 8-11)

Students will paint with the teacher and create fall sceneries and objects.

  • Sa 10/10 9AM-12N (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Cheska Banez
  • Location: UVU Gunther Technology Building GT618B $39
  • Course Number: 20FCUV014Y05

YOUTH ART SERIES: PERFORMANCE ART (AGES 8-11)

Students will create their own masterpiece by using the method of acrylic pour or pendulum art. The students' creative process will be filmed as part of their performance. Parents will receive an edited video with music.

  • Sa 10/24 9AM-12N (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Cheska Banez
  • Location: UVU Gunther Technology Building GT618B $39
  • Course Number: 20FCUV014Y06

YOUTH ART SERIES: SCULPTURE (AGES 8-11)

Kick off Day of the Dead by learning how to create and decorate your own sugar skull.

  • Sa 10/31 9AM-12N (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Cheska Banez
  • Location: UVU Gunther Technology Building GT618B $39
  • Course Number: 20FCUV014Y07

YOUTH ART SERIES: ACRYLIC (AGES 8-11)

Students will paint with the teacher and create fall sceneries and objects.

  • Sa 10/10 9AM-12N (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Cheska Banez
  • Location: UVU Gunther Technology Building GT618B $39
  • Course Number: 20FCUV014Y05

YOUTH ART SERIES: INK AND COLOR PENCIL (AGES 8-11)

Students will experiment with mark making. They will learn how to illustrate their favorite images and collectively create a coloring book.

  • Sa 9/12 9AM-12N (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Cheska Banez
  • Location: UVU Gunther Technology Building GT618B $39
  • Course Number: 20FCUV014Y02

YOUTH ART SERIES: OIL AND PASTEL/CHARCOAL (AGES 8-11)

Students will learn about the color wheel and how to blend.

  • Sa 9/19 9AM-12N (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Cheska Banez
  • Location: UVU Gunther Technology Building GT618B $39
  • Course Number: 20FCUV014Y03

YOUTH ART SERIES: PERFORMANCE ART (AGES 8-11)

Students will create their own masterpiece by using the method of acrylic pour or pendulum art. The students' creative process will be filmed as part of their performance. Parents will receive an edited video with music.

  • Sa 10/24 9AM-12N (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Cheska Banez
  • Location: UVU Gunther Technology Building GT618B $39
  • Course Number: 20FCUV014Y06

YOUTH ART SERIES: SCULPTURE (AGES 8-11)

Kick off Day of the Dead by learning how to create and decorate your own sugar skull.

  • Sa 10/31 9AM-12N (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Cheska Banez
  • Location: UVU Gunther Technology Building GT618B $39
  • Course Number: 20FCUV014Y07

YOUTH ART SERIES: WATERCOLOR (AGES 8-11)

Students will paint along with the teacher and create fall inspired scenes and objects.

  • Sa 9/26 9AM-12N (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Cheska Banez
  • Location: UVU Gunther Technology Building GT618B $39
  • Course Number: 20FCUV014Y04

YOUTH ART SERIES: WATERCOLOR (AGES 12-16)

Explore the fun and expressive medium of watercolor. Practice using different techniques to create a fun, finished piece to add to your portfolio or to hang on your wall!

  • Sa 10/10-10/31 1-3PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Cheska Banez
  • Location: UVU Gunther Technology Building GT618B $79
  • Course Number: 20FCUV014Y08