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. This class is for all levels including those who are advanced and have the desire to continue to grow in their art. Please bring three photographs to choose from that you would be interested in painting. See website for supply list.

  • Th 1/30-3/26 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM No class Mar 12 (8 Ses)
  • Instructor: Shelby Carroll
  • Location: Renaissance Academy $99
  • Course Number: 20WCOP010A01

BOOKBINDING: DO'S-AND-DO'S (TWO-BOOK BINDING)

The do's-and-do's, from the French for "back-to-back," is a binding structure dating back to the 16th-17th centuries. It is unique in that two books are bound together within one cover or case with the fore edge of one book facing the spine of the other.

  • W 2/19-2/19 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Judy Sommerfeldt
  • Location: UVU $75
  • Course Number: 20WCUV023A01

BOOKBINDING: PIANO HINGE

The piano hinge binding is a fun, unique binding. The spine is woven together over rods resembling the hinge on a piano lid. This allows the book to open completely flat making it perfect for journals or notebooks. See website for supply list.

  • W 3/25-3/25 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Karen Showell
  • Location: UVU Community Education Building 2 $75
  • Course Number: 20WCUV023A02

CALLIGRAPHY: BRUSH LETTERING

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

  • Tu 3/10-3/31 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Hayley Barry
  • Location: UVU $99
  • Course Number: 20WCUV014A01

CHARCOAL DRAWING

Draw with one of the most versatile drawing mediums - charcoal. We’ll explore various drawing techniques, using multiple kinds of surfaces, and do a variety of observational drawings from still life to figurative to drawing from your imagination. See website for supply list.

  • Tu 1/7-2/11 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Tyler Pack
  • Location: Renaissance Academy $89
  • Course Number: 20WCOP028A10

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 2/26-4/1 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jeanne Zimerle
  • Location: UVU $79
  • Course Number: 20WCUV016R01

FLORAL DESIGN: PACKAGE

Course #: 20WCOP011R03
Price: $99

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FLORAL DESIGN: ART HOOP WREATH

Using your talents and our instructor's expertise, create a wreath using permanent botanicals and a gold hoop. It is a statement piece, sure to bring a beautiful, natural, and chic element to your space! All materials provided.

  • Sa 1/25-1/25 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Amy MAustin
  • Location: Bloomique Flower Shop $59
  • Course Number: 20WCOP011R02

FLORAL DESIGN: HAND-TIED BOUQUETS

Learn the art of European hand-tied bouquets. We will be combining wintery foliage and flowers to create hand-tied bouquets that are popular for weddings and gift giving. Flowers and tools provided; everyone will take home a bouquet.

  • Sa 3/7-3/7 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Amy MAustin
  • Location: Bloomique Flower Shop $59
  • Course Number: 20WCOP011R01

FLORAL DESIGN: ART HOOP WREATH

Using your talents and our instructor's expertise, create a wreath using permanent botanicals and a gold hoop. It is a statement piece, sure to bring a beautiful, natural, and chic element to your space! All materials provided.

  • Sa 1/25-1/25 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Amy MAustin
  • Location: Bloomique Flower Shop $59
  • Course Number: 20WCOP011R02

FLORAL DESIGN: HAND-TIED BOUQUETS

Learn the art of European hand-tied bouquets. We will be combining wintery foliage and flowers to create hand-tied bouquets that are popular for weddings and gift giving. Flowers and tools provided; everyone will take home a bouquet.

  • Sa 3/7-3/7 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Amy MAustin
  • Location: Bloomique Flower Shop $59
  • Course Number: 20WCOP011R01

KNITTING: PACKAGE

Course #: 20WCUV030R04
Price: $179

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KNITTING: BEGINNING

Master basic knitting stitches and techniques. On the first night of class, you will begin your knitting projects and have weekly homework. When done, you 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.

  • Tu 2/25-3/17 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Bobbi Pendell
  • Location: UVU $99
  • Course Number: 20WCUV030R01

KNITTING: SLIP STITCH

Utilize the two different slip stitch knitting techniques to create a textured colorwork knitted fabric. Students will complete a project in class and will be able to use the techniques learned to design their own pieces. Weekly homework. Please bring knitting needles, any size between 10 and 11.

  • Tu 3/24-3/31 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (2 Ses)
  • Instructor: Bobbi Pendell
  • Location: UVU $49
  • Course Number: 20WCUV030R03

KNITTING: BEGINNING

Master basic knitting stitches and techniques. On the first night of class, you will begin your knitting projects and have weekly homework. When done, you 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.

  • Tu 2/25-3/17 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Bobbi Pendell
  • Location: UVU $99
  • Course Number: 20WCUV030R01

KNITTING: CABLE

Learn a style of knitting where you cross multiple layers of yarn over each other to create a fancy weaved texture! Students will learn the fundamentals, try several cable patterns, and design patterns. Students will complete a cable stitch sampler pillow top.

  • W 3/25-4/1 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (2 Ses)
  • Instructor: Bobbi Pendell
  • Location: UVU $49
  • Course Number: 20WCUV030R02

KNITTING: SLIP STITCH

Utilize the two different slip stitch knitting techniques to create a textured colorwork knitted fabric. Students will complete a project in class and will be able to use the techniques learned to design their own pieces. Weekly homework. Please bring knitting needles, any size between 10 and 11.

  • Tu 3/24-3/31 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (2 Ses)
  • Instructor: Bobbi Pendell
  • Location: UVU $49
  • Course Number: 20WCUV030R03

POUR A UNIQUE PAINTING

Discover this trending technique that is fun and does not require brushes! Acrylic pour painting creates beautiful, unique paintings. You will do two pours each night, and on the last night of class, you will paint a simple subject over a previously poured canvas.

  • Th 1/23-2/13 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Laurie Cerroni
  • Location: UVU $89
  • Course Number: 20WCOP029A01

SEW WHAT? BEGINNING SEWING

Start with the basics and learn hand sewing and the mechanics and care of your sewing machine. Move on to seam finishes, casings, hems, ruffling, pockets, and button holes. You will be able to make a pillowcase, a pair of pajama pants, and a beach bag. You must bring your own sewing machine, heavy duty extension cord, and supplies. See website for supply list.

  • W 1/22-2/19 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (5 Ses)
  • Instructor: Ginelle Swenson
  • Location: UVU $89
  • Course Number: 20WCUV018R01

SEWING WITH KNITS: NO MORE FEARS!

Sewing with knit fabric can be intimidating, but with a few simple tricks, it can be a breeze. Learn to utilize the different stretch stitches on your sewing machine (using a serger) and how to select the right needle and thread for your fabric, resulting in seams that stretch without popping. See website for supply list.

  • W 2/26-3/25 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (5 Ses)
  • Instructor: Ginelle Swenson
  • Location: UVU $89
  • Course Number: 20WCUV018R02

TATTED LACE MAKING

Tatting is a technique for handcrafting lace from a series of knots and loops. Learn how to create chains, picots, rings, joins, and basic formations that include medallions, edgings, and insertions. Anyone who knits or crochets can learn tatting no problem.

  • W 2/5-3/25 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (8 Ses)
  • Instructor: Dale Pomeroy
  • Location: UVU $115
  • Course Number: 20WCUV005R01

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 tricks.Please come ready to paint, and bring a photo of something you want to paint. See website for supply list.

  • W 2/5-3/25 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM (8 Ses)
  • Instructor: Gilbert Bennett
  • Location: Renaissance Academy $105
  • Course Number: 20WCOP006A01

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. See the website for supply list.

  • Tu 2/18-3/31 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM No class Mar 10 (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Shelby Carroll
  • Location: Renaissance Academy $95
  • Course Number: 20WCOP006A02

WOODWORKING: 18+

Discover the feeling of working in a woodshop, developing the skills to create useful and beautiful projects. This "hands on" class taught at Provo High is for ages 18+ and for all ability levels. Please bring tape measure and safety glasses. No early registration discount.

  • Th 1/9-3/5 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM No class (8 Ses)
  • Instructor: Sheldon Davis
  • Location: Provo High School $155
  • Course Number: 20WCOP003I01

WOODWORKING: 18+

Discover the feeling of working in a woodshop, developing the skills to create useful and beautiful projects. This "hands on" class taught at Provo High is for ages 18+ and for all ability levels. Please bring tape measure and safety glasses. No early registration discount.

  • Th 3/12-5/7 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM No class Apr 9 (8 Ses)
  • Instructor: Sheldon Davis
  • Location: Provo High School $155
  • Course Number: 20WCOP003I02

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 1/22-4/1 6:00 PM to 9:00 PMNo class Mar 18 (10 Ses)
  • Instructor: Kellan Baird
  • Location: UVU Gunther Technology Building $235
  • Course Number: 20WCUV03I01

 

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.

  • Tu 2/4-2/4 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Kathy Jensen
  • Location: UVU National Guard Bldg (West Campus) $35
  • Course Number: 20WCUV008B01

LANDLORD BASICS: PACKAGE

Course #: 20WCUV007B04
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. You can manage your property and still have a life!

  • W 3/4-3/4 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Clayton Morgan
  • Location: UVU National Guard Bldg (West Campus) $59
  • Course Number: 20WCUV007B01

LANDLORD BASICS: LEVEL 2

Untangle the complexities of managing tenants and properties. This structured presentation will help you clarify your responsibilities as a property owner, streamline rent collection, charge tenants for damage, reduce maintenance responsibilities, and evict problem tenants.

  • W 3/11-3/11 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Clayton Morgan
  • Location: UVU National Guard Bldg (West Campus) $59
  • Course Number: 20WCUV007B02

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.

  • W 3/18-3/18 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jeff Breglio
  • Location: UVU National Guard Bldg (West Campus) $39
  • Course Number: 20WCUV007B03

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. You can manage your property and still have a life!

  • W 3/4-3/4 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Clayton Morgan
  • Location: UVU National Guard Bldg (West Campus) $59
  • Course Number: 20WCUV007B01

LANDLORD BASICS: LEVEL 2

Untangle the complexities of managing tenants and properties. This structured presentation will help you clarify your responsibilities as a property owner, streamline rent collection, charge tenants for damage, reduce maintenance responsibilities, and evict problem tenants.

  • W 3/11-3/11 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Clayton Morgan
  • Location: UVU National Guard Bldg (West Campus) $59
  • Course Number: 20WCUV007B02

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.

  • W 3/18-3/18 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jeff Breglio
  • Location: UVU National Guard Bldg (West Campus) $39
  • Course Number: 20WCUV007B03

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.

  • W 1/15-1/29 2:00 PM to 3:45 PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jim Spainhower
  • Location: UVU Thanksgiving Point Campus $39
  • Course Number: 20WCLE010B01

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.

  • Tu 1/14-1/28 6:30 PM to 8:15 PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jim Spainhower
  • Location: UVU National Guard Bldg (West Campus) $39
  • Course Number: 20WCUV010B01

 

Computer

 

CODING 101: JAVASCRIPT (AGES 18+)

Welcome to the future. Even if you don’t know it, coding and programming are an essential part of your everyday life.. This class will get you excited about programming as you learn the basics.

  • W 3/18-4/15 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (5 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jay Jayaseelan
  • Location: UVU Health Professions Building $99
  • Course Number: 20WCUV061C01

EXCEL: LEVEL 2

Take your Excel skills to the next level and explore Excel's vast collection of formulas and functions, charts and pivot tables. Basic Excel experience required. The workbook, "Excel 2016 Formulas, Charts and Pivot Tables", may be purchased online.

  • Tu, W and Th 2/4-2/6 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jeff Hutchinson
  • Location: Renaissance Academy $89
  • Course Number: 20WCOP048C01

ILLUSTRATOR: LEVEL 1

Open your creative side to develop logos and symbols, create artwork, and allow unique warping of text to create unusual effects. The workbook, Adobe Illustrator CC Graphic Design and Custom Illustrations, may be purchased online.

  • Tu, W and Th 4/21-4/23 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jeff Hutchinson
  • Location: Renaissance Academy $89
  • Course Number: 20WCOP031C02

PHOTOSHOP: LEVEL 2

Learn to modify and touch up photos. Understand resolution and size for web posts or artwork. Learn the effects of layers in blurring a background. Raster images will be covered in detail during this class. See website for supply list.

  • Tu, W and Th 3/24-3/26 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jeff Hutchinson
  • Location: Renaissance Academy $89
  • Course Number: 20WCOP031C01

WORD, EXCEL, POWERPOINT: BASICS

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

  • Tu and W 3/24-4/1 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Kevin Mellander
  • Location: UVU Health Professions Building $89
  • Course Number: 20WCUV045C01

WORD: LEVEL 1

Learn advanced techniques including formatting, table of contents, captions, footnotes, end notes, adding comments, tracking changes, comparing and combining documents, and using mail merge.

  • Tu and W 4/14-4/21 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Kevin Mellander
  • Location: UVU Health Professions Building $79
  • Course Number: 20WCUV045C02

 

Cooking

 

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.

  • Tu 3/3-3/17 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Karla Eagle
  • Location: UVU $89
  • Course Number: 20WCUV16F01

COOKING: MEXICAN

Do you love authentic Mexican food? Head south of the border as you learn to make delicious street tacos, pork in green sauce with white rice, and enchiladas in red mole sauce.

  • Tu 5/5-5/19 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Karla Eagle
  • Location: UVU $89
  • Course Number: 20WCUV004F01

COOKING: THAI

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

  • Tu 4/14-4/28 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Karla Eagle
  • Location: UVU $89
  • Course Number: 20WCUV002F01

IS THERE A COW IN YOUR PANTRY?

Is there a box of powdered milk languishing in your pantry? Discover how to use a product most people really don’t like to drink! Learn how to make yogurt, sour cream, sweetened condensed milk, and more. All materials and recipes will be provided, so come and start using this staple in your pantry right away!

  • Tu 2/25-2/25 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Karen CCloward
  • Location: UVU Community Education Building 2 $39
  • Course Number: 20WCUV011F01

 

Destination Learning

 

CAPITOL REEF WRITER'S WEEKEND

Join Lisa Mangum, Managing Editor of Shadow Mountain, for a weekend writing workshop and training that includes one-on-one editorial critiques with Lisa. This will cover classes on character development, plot structure, and query letters, all while enjoying uninterrupted writing time in a beautiful national park at the UVU Capitol Reef Field Station. Elevate your writing with this one-of-a-kind professional workshop. Friday evening will also feature an Astronomy exploration. Meals and lodging included.

  • Th, F and Sa 3/19-3/21 4:00 PM to 4:00 PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Lisa Mangum
  • Location: UVU Capitol Reef Field Station $395
  • Course Number: 20WCPD039V01

 

ESL

 

ESL: FOUNDATION COURSE

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

  • Tu and Th 1/21-3/17 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (17 Ses)
  • Instructor: Lorissa Nelson
  • Location: UVU $175
  • Course Number: 20WCLA015L05

ESL: LISTENING/SPEAKING - LEVEL 1 A

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.

  • Tu and Th 1/21-3/17 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (17 Ses)
  • Instructor: Lauren Riddle
  • Location: UVU $225
  • Course Number: 20WCLA014L01

ESL: LISTENING/SPEAKING - LEVEL 2 A

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

  • Tu and Th 1/21-3/17 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (17 Ses)
  • Instructor: Sofia Ybarra
  • Location: UVU $225
  • Course Number: 20WCLA014L02

ESL: LISTENING/SPEAKING - LEVEL 3 A

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

  • Tu and Th 1/21-3/17 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (17 Ses)
  • Instructor: Susan Guinn
  • Location: UVU $225
  • Course Number: 20WCLA014L03

ESL: LISTENING/SPEAKING - LEVEL 4 A

This course is for students with a high-intermediate-level of English. The class focuses on helping students use correct speech patterns by incorporating the appropriate verb tenses, word choices, and word forms. The class also focuses on listening to academic lectures and media programs. The class studies high-intermediate concepts of English pronunciation, intonation, stress, and phonetics.

  • Tu and Th 1/21-3/17 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (17 Ses)
  • Instructor: Susan Martin
  • Location: UVU $225
  • Course Number: 20WCLA014L04

ESL: READING/WRITING/GRAMMAR - LEVEL 1 A

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.

  • W and M 1/22-3/23 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM No class Feb 17 (17 Ses)
  • Instructor: Ovidia Tarin
  • Location: UVU $225
  • Course Number: 20WCLA015L06

ESL: READING/WRITING/GRAMMAR - LEVEL 2 A

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.

  • W and M 1/22-3/23 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM No class Feb 17 (17 Ses)
  • Instructor: Lauren Riddle
  • Location: UVU $225
  • Course Number: 20WCLA015L07

ESL: READING/WRITING/GRAMMAR - LEVEL 3 A

This course is for intermediate-level students who have a good foundation in the English language. The class focuses on improving communication through more advanced vocabulary development, conversation topics, grammar principles, and writing simple paragraphs.

  • W and M 1/22-3/23 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM No class Feb 17 (17 Ses)
  • Instructor: Andria Pulu
  • Location: UVU $225
  • Course Number: 20WCLA015L08

ESL: READING/WRITING/GRAMMAR - LEVEL 4 A

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. The class also focuses on listening to academic lectures and media programs.

  • W and M 1/22-3/23 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM No class Mar 17 (17 Ses)
  • Instructor: Ellen Richey
  • Location: UVU $225
  • Course Number: 20WCLA015L09

 

Hobbies and Special Interest

 

BASIC AUTOMOTIVE 101 (AGES 18+)

Rev up your automotive skills as you learn to make intelligent choices in maintaining and repairing your vehicle. Here is your chance to learn how to change your tire, oil, and brakes. We will also explore what other fluids are under your hood and how to change them.

  • W 2/5-2/26 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Thomas Moore
  • Location: UVU SPARKS AUTOMOTIVE $69
  • Course Number: 20WCUV004U01

BUILD-A-BOT (AGES 18+)

Build the perfect bot! Design, construct, and program a robot that you will use to compete in a challenging obstacle course. Learn how to hook your robot up to a computer to configure its behavior using sensors and motors so that you can make the best bot possible. Bragging rights are on the line.

  • W 2/12-3/11 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (5 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jay Jayaseelan
  • Location: UVU National Guard Bldg (West Campus) $99
  • Course Number: 20WCUV076Y01

ELECTRONICS 101

Do your own repairs! Learn about capacitors, diodes, resistors, and more, and how they work in your TVs, stereos, amplifiers, electric pianos, and DJ equipment. Taught by a UVU professor with 20 years’ experience in the field.

  • W 2/5-2/26 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Hossein Ghaibi
  • Location: UVU Computer Science Building $69
  • Course Number: 20WCUV024I01

GARDENING: PACKAGE

Course #: 20WCUV009I03
Price: $99

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GARDENING: SEED STARTING - GROWING YOUR OWN TRANSPLANTS

Join a Horticulture Assistant from the local USU Extension office and learn about what it takes to grow healthy, productive transplants plus some of the different ways you can provide your transplants with everything they need.

  • W 2/26-2/26 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Meredith Seaver
  • Location: UVU Community Education Building 2 $39
  • Course Number: 20WCUV009I02

GARDENING: FRUIT TREE BASICS

Cover the basics of choosing, planting, and caring for fruit trees in the home landscape. Learn about how to prune, properly water, and control pests on apples, pears, peaches, nectarines, plums and cherries.

  • W 3/4-3/4 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Meredith Seaver
  • Location: UVU Community Education Building 2 $39
  • Course Number: 20WCUV023I01

GARDENING: BY THE FOOT

How many veggies can you grow in just one square foot? Review the basic principles of successful vegetable gardening. Focus on the creative spacing that allows you to fit in as many plants as possible without sacrificing the quality of your produce. Plant your own square-foot cedar salad boxes to take home.

  • W 3/11-3/11 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Meredith Seaver
  • Location: UVU Community Education Building 2 $39
  • Course Number: 20WCUV009I01

GARDENING: BY THE FOOT

How many veggies can you grow in just one square foot? Review the basic principles of successful vegetable gardening. Focus on the creative spacing that allows you to fit in as many plants as possible without sacrificing the quality of your produce. Plant your own square-foot cedar salad boxes to take home.

  • W 3/11-3/11 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Meredith Seaver
  • Location: UVU Community Education Building 2 $39
  • Course Number: 20WCUV009I01

GARDENING: FRUIT TREE BASICS

Cover the basics of choosing, planting, and caring for fruit trees in the home landscape. Learn about how to prune, properly water, and control pests on apples, pears, peaches, nectarines, plums and cherries.

  • W 3/4-3/4 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Meredith Seaver
  • Location: UVU Community Education Building 2 $39
  • Course Number: 20WCUV023I01

GARDENING: SEED STARTING - GROWING YOUR OWN TRANSPLANTS

Join a Horticulture Assistant from the local USU Extension office and learn about what it takes to grow healthy, productive transplants plus some of the different ways you can provide your transplants with everything they need.

  • W 2/26-2/26 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Meredith Seaver
  • Location: UVU Community Education Building 2 $39
  • Course Number: 20WCUV009I02

INTERIOR DESIGN

Develop a talent for interior design and learn the techniques to style any room. We will cover furniture styles, color combinations using a color wheel, fabrics and wall texture, lighting, window treatments, arrangement, floor coverings, focal points, and accessorizing.

  • Tu 1/28-3/3 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jeanne Zimerle
  • Location: UVU $99
  • Course Number: 20WCUV005I02

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.

  • Th 1/23-2/27 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Stephen Nibley
  • Location: UVU $75
  • Course Number: 20WCUV075G01

ROAD CYCLING 101

If you have long been interested in and thinking about road cycling, wait no more! Not only does cycling promote wellness and stress relief, but it also provides opportunities to meet amazing people. There will be hands-on demonstrations with bikes and equipment as well as ample time to ask questions. See website for in-depth information on topics to be covered.

  • F 3/13-3/13 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jeff Elkins
  • Location: UVU $39
  • Course Number: 20WCUV034E01

ROAD CYCLING 101

If you have long been interested in and thinking about road cycling, wait no more! Not only does cycling promote wellness and stress relief, but it also provides opportunities to meet amazing people. There will be hands-on demonstrations with bikes and equipment as well as ample time to ask questions. See website for in-depth information on topics to be covered.

  • Sa 4/25-4/25 10:00 AM to 12:30 AM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jeff Elkins
  • Location: UVU $39
  • Course Number: 20WCUV034E02

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.

  • Tu 3/17-3/31 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jeanne Zimerle
  • Location: UVU $45
  • Course Number: 20WCUV005I01

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 illustrates how YOU can actually begin using your speaking voice for commercials, films, and videos! This exciting and fun class can be your game changer.

  • Sa 5/16-5/16 10:30 AM to 12 N (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Wendy Shapero
  • Location: UVU $39
  • Course Number: 20WCUV018O01

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 illustrates how YOU can actually begin using your speaking voice for commercials, films, and videos! This exciting and fun class can be your game changer.

  • Th 2/6-2/6 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Wendy Shapero
  • Location: UVU $39
  • Course Number: 20WCUV018O13

WELDING: ADULT BEGINNING

If you have ever wanted to learn how to weld, brush up on your skills, or build a small project, this class is for you! Beginners looking to explore welding and fabrication and those with advanced skills needing to pass certification tests will benefit from this class. Attending the first night of class is mandatory as safety regulations and learning the layout of the shop will be discussed. No early registration.

  • Tu 1/7-3/10 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (10 Ses)
  • Instructor: Kaleb Money
  • Location: Provo High School $169
  • Course Number: 20WCOP007O11

WELDING: ADULT BEGINNING

If you have ever wanted to learn how to weld, brush up on your skills, or build a small project, this class is for you! Beginners looking to explore welding and fabrication and those with advanced skills needing to pass certification tests will benefit from this class. Attending the first night of class is mandatory as safety regulations and learning the layout of the shop will be discussed. No early registration.

  • Th 1/9-3/12 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (10 Ses)
  • Instructor: Kaleb Money
  • Location: Provo High School $169
  • Course Number: 20WCOP007O12

YOGA: BALANCED BODIES THROUGH HEALTHY LIVING AND BREATHING

Learn a series of yoga poses and breathing techniques that can improve physical activity and 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 2/5-3/11 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Marynika Miche
  • Location: Center Stage School of Performing Arts $59
  • Course Number: 20WCOP016E01

 

Languages

 

CHINESE: PACKAGE

Course #: 20WCOP004L03
Price: $159

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CHINESE: LEVEL 1

Students in this class will learn basic pronunciation and tones of Mandarin Chinese. We will focus on listening and speaking skills and practice basic reading and writing in simplified Chinese characters. Each student will also be given a Chinese name if he or she doesn't have one.

  • Th 1/9-2/13 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Di Wu
  • Location: Renaissance Academy $89
  • Course Number: 20WCOP004L01

CHINESE: LEVEL 2

Come and build on your basic conversational skills in Mandarin Chinese as we continue with pronunciation and tones. Learn more simplified Chinese characters to improve your reading and writing skills. We will continue to explore this fascinating culture.

  • Th 2/27-4/2 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Di Wu
  • Location: Renaissance Academy - Lehi $89
  • Course Number: 20WCOP004L02

CHINESE: LEVEL 1

Students in this class will learn basic pronunciation and tones of Mandarin Chinese. We will focus on listening and speaking skills and practice basic reading and writing in simplified Chinese characters. Each student will also be given a Chinese name if he or she doesn't have one.

  • Th 1/9-2/13 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Di Wu
  • Location: Renaissance Academy $89
  • Course Number: 20WCOP004L01

CHINESE: LEVEL 2

Come and build on your basic conversational skills in Mandarin Chinese as we continue with pronunciation and tones. Learn more simplified Chinese characters to improve your reading and writing skills. We will continue to explore this fascinating culture.

  • Th 2/27-4/2 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Di Wu
  • Location: Renaissance Academy $89
  • Course Number: 20WCOP004L02

ITALIAN: LEVEL 1

Speak the most beautiful language in the world. Focus on the basics of Italian pronunciation, grammar, and simple conversation, with an emphasis on application.

  • Tu 2/18-3/24 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Tyler Pack
  • Location: Renaissance Academy $95
  • Course Number: 20WCUV010L01

PORTUGUESE: LEVEL 1

Do you know that Portuguese is the sixth most widely spoken language in the world? Start speaking and understanding Portuguese in dynamic classes and interactive activities. Learn basic conversational skills, and focus on listening and speaking. Explore this new language while you also gain knowledge about Brazilian culture and lifestyle.

  • Tu 1/21-3/10 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (8 Ses)
  • Instructor: Lilian Matheson
  • Location: UVU $95
  • Course Number: 20WCUV003L03

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.

  • Tu 1/14-2/18 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Roberto Morales
  • Location: UVU $84
  • Course Number: 20WCUV003L02

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.

  • Tu 2/25-3/31 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jose Morales
  • Location: UVU $99
  • Course Number: 20WCUV003L01

 

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. Please purchase the book: Beginning the Bagpipe by Sandy Jones, and a chanter.

  • Tu 2/4-3/17 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM No class Mar 10 (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Don Smith
  • Location: UVU Extended Education Building $125
  • Course Number: 20WCUV022M01

BALLET: ADULT BEGINNING

The light, graceful, fluid movements of this form of dance is 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 2/6-3/12 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Center Stage Staff
  • Location: Center Stage School of Performing Arts $59
  • Course Number: 20WCOP019D01

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 nonmarking soles.

  • Tu 1/21-2/25 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Billy Wright
  • Location: UVU $89
  • Course Number: 20WCUV02D01

BANJO: PACKAGE

Course #: 20WCUV011M03
Price: $99

banjo illustration

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.

  • Tu 1/21-1/21 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Garth FFielding
  • Location: UVU $35
  • Course Number: 20WCUV011M01

BANJO: BEGINNING BLUEGRASS-SCRUGGS STYLE

Learn the basics of playing the banjo using the three-finger picking style made famous by Earl Scruggs. No prior musical background needed. Banjo Maintenance must be taken before this course. Please bring your banjo. See website for supply list.

  • Tu 2/4-3/10 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Garth FFielding
  • Location: UVU $85
  • Course Number: 20WCUV011M02

BANJO: BEGINNING BLUEGRASS-SCRUGGS STYLE

Learn the basics of playing the banjo using the three-finger picking style made famous by Earl Scruggs. No prior musical background needed. Banjo Maintenance must be taken before this course. Please bring your banjo. See website for supply list.

  • Tu 2/4-3/10 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Garth FFielding
  • Location: UVU $85
  • Course Number: 20WCUV011M02

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.

  • Tu 1/21-1/21 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Garth FFielding
  • Location: UVU $35
  • Course Number: 20WCUV011M01

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 nonmarking shoes or boots.

  • Tu 1/21-2/25 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Billy Wright
  • Location: UVU $89
  • Course Number: 20WCOP009D01

HIP HOP: ADULT BEGINNING

Hip hop is an upbeat urban style of 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 2/5-3/11 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Center Stage Staff
  • Location: Center Stage School of Performing Arts $59
  • Course Number: 20WCOP006D02

JAZZ: ADULT BEGINNING

Join this upbeat class to 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.

  • Tu 2/4-3/10 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Center Stage Staff
  • Location: Center Stage School of Performing Arts $59
  • Course Number: 20WCOP020D01

LATIN BALLROOM: ADULT BEGINNING

Come and experience the fun of Latin dancing! You will learn the basics of the cha-cha, rumba, salsa, and samba and become confident enough to join the pros of Dancing with the Stars. Singles or couples are welcome but must register individually.

  • M 2/3-3/16 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM (7 Ses)
  • Instructor: Center Stage Staff
  • Location: Center Stage School of Performing Arts $59
  • Course Number: 20WCOP023D01

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, exhilerating aerobic workout. More benefits are toned leg muscles, improved balance, and tightened glutes. And, of course, so much fun!

  • Tu 2/4-3/10 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Center Stage Staff
  • Location: Center Stage School of Performing Arts $59
  • Course Number: 20WCOP018D01

 

Personal Development

 

ANGER MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP

Do you sometimes feel like you're about to explode? Are you looking for reliable anger management skills to use at home and in the workplace? Come to recognize and manage your own trigger thoughts. Also, develop the conflict resolution skills essential for successful personal and professional relationships.

  • Tu 1/21-1/21 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Danielle Cook
  • Location: UVU $120
  • Course Number: 20WCUV029G01

ANGER MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP

Do you sometimes feel like you're about to explode? Are you looking for reliable anger management skills to use at home and in the workplace? Come to recognize and manage your own trigger thoughts. Also, develop the conflict resolution skills essential for successful personal and professional relationships.

  • Tu 2/18-2/18 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Danielle Cook
  • Location: UVU $120
  • Course Number: 20WCUV029G02

ANGER MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP

Do you sometimes feel like you're about to explode? Are you looking for reliable anger management skills to use at home and in the workplace? Come to recognize and manage your own trigger thoughts. Also, develop the conflict resolution skills essential for successful personal and professional relationships.

  • Tu 4/21-4/21 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Danielle Cook
  • Location: UVU $120
  • Course Number: 20WCUV029G03

GET UP AND GOAL!

Less than three percent of Americans have written goals. Join this select few by learning how to set and accomplish goals that will help you to achieve your dreams. As a published author, Gail has used her vast experience of raising a large family, extensive traveling, and constant search for knowledge to guide you through this worthwhile and attainable process.

  • W 1/22-1/22 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Gail Johnson
  • Location: UVU $45
  • Course Number: 20WCUV002G01

MARRIAGE AND PRE-MARRIAGE WORKSHOP (FOR COUPLES ONLY)

Need to freshen up your marriage a bit? Wanting more fondness and admiration between you and your better half? Or maybe you just want to learn to fight right? As a couple, come and explore time-tested relationship principles and participate in activities that can strengthen your marriage. This workshop is specifically designed for couples and the registration fee covers both individuals.

  • W 3/18-3/18 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Danielle Cook
  • Location: UVU $49
  • Course Number: 20WCTP005P01

ORGANIZATION PACKAGE

Course #: 20WCUV017G02
Price: $75

organization illustration

GET UP AND GOAL!

Less than three percent of Americans have written goals. Join this select few by learning how to set and accomplish goals that will help you to achieve your dreams. As a published author, Gail has used her vast experience of raising a large family, extensive traveling, and constant search for knowledge to guide you through this worthwhile and attainable process.

  • W 1/22-1/22 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Gail Johnson
  • Location: UVU $45
  • Course Number: 20WCUV002G01

THE HOUSE WITH NO JUNK DRAWER

Get a positive start to your new year as Gail guides you through tried and true techniques to save time and money. Use her unique solutions to conquer some long put off tasks and learn how to improve the appearance, organization, and function of your living space from the front to the back door.

  • W 2/26-2/26 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Gail Johnson
  • Location: UVU $45
  • Course Number: 20WCUV017G01

THE HOUSE WITH NO JUNK DRAWER

Get a positive start to your new year as Gail guides you through tried and true techniques to save time and money. Use her unique solutions to conquer some long put off tasks and learn how to improve the appearance, organization, and function of your living space from the front to the back door.

  • W 2/26-2/26 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Gail Johnson
  • Location: UVU $45
  • Course Number: 20WCUV017G01

 

Photography

 

COMMERCIAL PHOTOGRAPHY FOR BEGINNERS

Learn how to take great images for selling products online. You will learn lighting, exposure and basic editing. Please bring your camera with manual, adjustable settings to class.

  • Th 2/20-3/12 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Rex Allen
  • Location: UVU $79
  • Course Number: 20WCUV002O12

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY: PACKAGE

Course #: 20WCUV002O15
Price: $149

photography illustration

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 1/23-2/13 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jacob Boden
  • Location: UVU National Guard Bldg (West Campus) $89
  • Course Number: 20WCUV002O13

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY: INTERMEDIATE

Explore in-depth application of design, aperture, shutter speed, creativity, lighting, lens choice, and problem solving. Camera with manual settings and a basic understanding of aperture, shutter speed, ISO, and composition required.

  • Th 2/27-3/19 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jacob Boden
  • Location: UVU National Guard Bldg (West Campus) $89
  • Course Number: 20WCUV002O14

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 March 21.

  • Tu 3/3-3/24 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Ethan Allen
  • Location: UVU $75
  • Course Number: 20WCUV002O11

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 1/23-2/13 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jacob Boden
  • Location: UVU National Guard Bldg (West Campus) $89
  • Course Number: 20WCUV002O13

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY: INTERMEDIATE

Explore in-depth application of design, aperture, shutter speed, creativity, lighting, lens choice, and problem solving. Camera with manual settings and a basic understanding of aperture, shutter speed, ISO, and composition required.

  • Th 2/27-3/19 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jacob Boden
  • Location: UVU National Guard Bldg (West Campus) $89
  • Course Number: 20WCUV002O14

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.Create effects with lenses, white balance and focus!Bring a camera with manually adjustable settings.Photo Shoot March 21 at 9:00 a.m.After the photo shoot we will go to Allen's Camera and put together our pictures and bind them.

  • Tu 3/3-3/21 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM Photo shoot Mar 21 (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Rex Allen
  • Location: UVU $75
  • Course Number: 20WCUV002O16

 

Youth Robotics

 

ELECTRONIC TOY LAB (AGES 8-10)

Like to take things apart? Learn the science behind robotic toys and how they work. You can even bring your own robotic toy to examine. Then take the skills you learn and repair old toys, experiment with Arduino-based programming, and enter the world of micro-processors.

  • MTuWThF 6/15-6/19 10:00 AM to 12:00 N (5 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jay Jayaseelan
  • Location: UVU $144
  • Course Number: 20SCUV076Y10

FUTURE ENGINEERS (AGES 8-10)

Do you dream of becoming an engineer and changing the world? Take your first steps on that journey at the Future Engineers camp. Use one-of-a-kind robots that utilize engineering concepts without programming (very unique). Experiment with circuits, LEDs potentiometers, the photelectric effect, multiple sensors, tilt, motors, and more!

  • MTuWThF 6/22-6/26 10:00 AM to 12:00 N (5 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jay Jayaseelan
  • Location: UVU $144
  • Course Number: 20SCUV076Y11

GIRL POWERED! (AGES 11-14)

Harness your brain power while discovering the world of robotics with Mindstorm EV3 Robots. Use building materials and basic programming to assemble mini-robots.

  • MTuWThF 6/15-6/19 10:00 AM to 12:00 N (5 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jay Jayaseelan
  • Location: UVU $144
  • Course Number: 20SCUV076Y12

GIRLS ENGINEERING (AGES 11-14) Lehi Campus

Are you passionate, driven, creative, and love to make things work? Join a like-minded group to invent code, explore programming, and engineering ideas. Design and build a unique multi-tasking robot to beat any obstacle.

  • MTuWThF 6/22-6/26 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM (5 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jay Jayaseelan
  • Location: UVU Lehi Campus $244
  • Course Number: 20SCLE076Y02

MINDSTORM ROBOTICS PACKAGE (AGES 11-14)

Course #: 20SCUV076Y09
Price: $99

MINDSTORM ROBOTICS: LEVEL 1 (AGES 11-14)

Are you ready to work with Mindstorm Robots? Assemble a mini-robot using NXT-G. Noobs and experienced welcome!

  • MTuWThF 6/1-6/5 10:00 AM to 12:00 N (5 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jay Jayaseelan
  • Location: UVU $94
  • Course Number: 20SCUV076Y07

MINDSTORM ROBOTICS: LEVEL 2 (AGES 11-14)

Use what you know about building and programming to create a robot that can solve problems. With Mindstorm robots and advanced programming, master complicated obstacle courses. Pre-requisite: Mindstorm: Level 1

  • MTuWThF 6/8-6/12 10:00 AM to 12:00 N (5 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jay Jayaseelan
  • Location: UVU $94
  • Course Number: 20SCUV076Y08

MINDSTORM ROBOTICS: LEVEL 1 (AGES 11-14)

Are you ready to work with Mindstorm Robots? Assemble a mini-robot using NXT-G. Noobs and experienced participants welcome!

  • MTuWThF 6/1-6/5 10:00 AM to 12:00 N (5 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jay Jayaseelan
  • Location: UVU $94
  • Course Number: 20SCUV076Y07

MINDSTORM ROBOTICS: LEVEL 2 (AGES 11-14)

Use what you know about building and programming to create a robot that can solve problems. With Mindstorm robots and advanced programming, master complicated obstacle courses. Pre-requisite: Mindstorm: Level 1

  • MTuWThF 6/8-6/12 10:00 AM to 12:00 N (5 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jay Jayaseelan
  • Location: UVU $94
  • Course Number: 20SCUV076Y08

RESCUE BOT (AGES 11-14) LEHI CAMPUS

Build a robot that will save lives! Experiment with different ways to utilize robots in natural and human-made disasters such as chemical spills, search and rescue, danger zones, and fire. Use the Rescue Bot to be a true hero!

  • MTuWThF 6/8-6/12 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM (5 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jay Jayaseelan
  • Location: UVU Lehi Campus $244
  • Course Number: 20SCLE076Y03

ROBO SOCCER (AGES 11-14) Lehi Campus

Program a robot to compete in a timed soccer challenge. Use multiple advanced sensors including infrared and a compass. Find, block, and deflect the IR electronic soccer ball on a mini soccer mat (field), for the winning goal! Prior experience in NXT robots needed.

  • MTuWThF 6/22-6/26 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM (5 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jay Jayaseelan
  • Location: UVU Lehi Campus $244
  • Course Number: 20SCLE076Y04

ROBOT EXPLORERS PACKAGE (AGES 6-7)

Course #: 20SCUV090Y03
Price: $99

ROBOT EXPLORERS: LEVEL 1 (AGES 6-7)

Learn fun engineering skills and explore robotics the fun way! Merge your creativity with WeDo LEGOs and create incredible models with real motors and simple programming that bring your creations alive!

  • MTuWThF 6/1-6/5 10:00 AM to 12:00 N (5 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jay Jayaseelan
  • Location: UVU $94
  • Course Number: 20SCUV076Y01

ROBOT EXPLORERS: LEVEL 2 (AGES 6-7)

Explore the next level in robotics by using LEGO construction kits designed to inspire creativity with motors, gears and pulleys. Learn to combine your knowledge and imagination in real life applications. The first steps of programming and basic STEM will be introduced.

  • MTuWThF 6/8-6/12 10:00 AM to 12:00 N (5 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jay Jayaseelan
  • Location: UVU $94
  • Course Number: 20SCUV076Y02

ROBOT EXPLORERS: LEVEL 1 (AGES 6-7)

Learn engineering skills and explore mechanics the fun way! Merge your creativity with WeDo LEGOs and create incredible models with real motors and simple programming that bring your creations alive!

  • MTuWThF 6/1-6/5 10:00 AM to 12:00 N (5 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jay Jayaseelan
  • Location: UVU $94
  • Course Number: 20SCUV076Y01

ROBOT EXPLORERS: LEVEL 2 (AGES 6-7)

Explore the next level in robotics by using LEGO construction kits with motors, gears, and pulleys. Combine your knowledge and imagination in real life applications. The first steps of programming and basic STEM will be introduced. Pre-requisite: Robot Explorers: Level 1.

  • MTuWThF 6/8-6/12 10:00 AM to 12:00 N (5 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jay Jayaseelan
  • Location: UVU $94
  • Course Number: 20SCUV076Y02

ROBOT INVENTORS PACKAGE (AGES 8-10)

Course #: 20SCUV090Y06
Price: $99

ROBOT INVENTORS: LEVEL 1 (AGES 8-10)

Come ready to invent and build both stationary and mobile robots using gears, pulleys, and sensors. Put your robot into action with programmed commands that you create.

  • MTuWThF 6/1-6/5 10:00 AM to 12:00 N (5 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jay Jayaseelan
  • Location: UVU $94
  • Course Number: 20SCUV076Y04

ROBOT INVENTORS: LEVEL 2 (AGES 8-10)

Take the next step in your robotics journey. Learn and apply advanced tasks and programming so that you can take your robotic inventions to the next level. Learn about new technologies and improve your building skills as you become the ultimate robot inventor.

  • MTuWThF 6/8-6/12 10:00 AM to 12:00 N (5 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jay Jayaseelan
  • Location: UVU $94
  • Course Number: 20SCUV076Y05

ROBOT INVENTORS: LEVEL 1 (AGES 8-10)

Invent and build both stationary and mobile robots using gears, pulleys, and sensors. Put your robot into action with programmed commands that you create.

  • MTuWThF 6/1-6/5 10:00 AM to 12:00 N (5 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jay Jayaseelan
  • Location: UVU $94
  • Course Number: 20SCUV076Y04

ROBOT INVENTORS: LEVEL 2 (AGES 8-10)

Apply advanced tasks and programming to take your robotic inventions to the next level. Learn new technologies and improve your building skills as you become the ultimate robot inventor. Pre-requisite: Robot Inventors: Level 1.

  • MTuWThF 6/8-6/12 10:00 AM to 12:00 N (5 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jay Jayaseelan
  • Location: UVU $94
  • Course Number: 20SCUV076Y05

TAKE HOME BOT (AGES 11-14) Lehi Campus

Build and create your very own robot and take it home to show off when the camp is done. Use advanced Scratch software as you design and program your own robotic creation.

  • MTuWThF 6/15-6/19 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (5 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jay Jayaseelan
  • Location: UVU Lehi Campus $244
  • Course Number: 20SCLE076Y05

VEX ROBOTICS (AGES 11-14) Lehi Campus

Break out of the box using VEX robotics to experiment with gyro and distance sensors, touch LED, color sensors, and micro-controllers. No prior experience necessary.

  • MTuWThF 6/1-6/5 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM (5 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jay Jayaseelan
  • Location: UVU Lehi Campus $244
  • Course Number: 20SCLE076Y06

 

Youth STEM

 

DESIGN YOUR OWN VIDEO GAMES: JAVASCRIPT(AGES 11-18)

Dream of creating your own game? JavaScript is a great language to learn to do just that! Learn the basics of how to code computer games.Move through interactive lessons while coding your own games such as pong, a fish game, and a platform-style Mario game.

  • Tu 1/14-2/18 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Simply Coding Staff
  • Location: UVU $95
  • Course Number: 20WCUV073Y03

MULTIPLAYER ADVENTURE GAMES: PYTHON (AGES 11-18)

Learn Python by creating multiplayer adventure games. Write code and customize your adventure game that you can play with your friends.

  • Tu 2/25-3/31 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Simply Coding Staff
  • Location: UVU $95
  • Course Number: 20WCUV073Y01