Karate

Karate introduces karate as a martial art and a means of self-defense. It includes a survey of karate-do, explanations of the way of karate, and a perspective on behavior, values, […]

Science Fiction and Philosophy

Science Fiction and Philosophy is for students seeking to open their minds to new possibilities in philosophy. The course uses science fiction as a genre to explore ideas students may […]

Philosophy for Modern Times

Philosophy for Modern Times addresses several of the “big questions” that preoccupy philosophical inquiry—the existence of God, the meaning of life, the nature of truth, the limits of knowledge, the […]

The Cinema: History and Art (American Cinema)

The Cinema: History and Art explores Hollywood film as an industry, art form, means of communication, and system of representatives. In one sense, this is a language course, the language […]

Environmental Issues

Environmental Issues examines the environmental issues that are relevant today, focusing on the interactions and relationships among society, the individual, and the physical environment. Students increase their awareness of how […]

Basic Music Theory Applied to Keyboard

Basic Music Theory Applied to Keyboard offers students a fundamental approach to reading basic music theory and applying what they learn to keyboard. Students must provide their own portable keyboard.

Basic Music Theory Applied to Orff Methodology

Basic Music Theory Applied to Orff Methodology offers students a fundamental approach to reading basic music theory and applying what they learn to recorder and various orffestration instruments (xylophone, metallophone, […]

Basic Music Theory Applied to Beginner Guitar

Basic Music Theory Applied to Beginner Guitar offers students a fundamental approach to reading basic music theory and applying what they learn to guitar. Students must provide their own guitar.

Introduction to Music (Exploring the World of Music)

Introduction to Music offers a fundamental approach to perceptive listening based on a detailed study of several masterpieces of different periods and forms. Students study the pieces from aesthetic and […]

Plein Air Drawing

Plein Air Drawing is for both beginning artists and artists who wants to improve their skills. Participants explore our beautiful North Country with an artist’s eye. This course requires gallery […]

Introduction to Drawing

Introduction to Drawing is designed for students to explore materials, techniques, historical trends, and creative expression using drawing media. The class focuses on the Elements of Art: line, shape, color, […]

A World of Art: Works in Progress

A World of Art gives students deeper insight into the artists’ personalities, the artists’ working process, and the works of art, themselves. The course follows various contemporary artists through their […]