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February 4, 2003

Learn a new skill with a course from Austin Peay's Center for Extended and Distance Education.

IC3Internet & Computer Competency Certification with Test offers students the preparation they need to take the new IC3 certification exam to show they have the accepted level of basic computer and Internet literacy. Classes run from 6-10 p.m., Mondays and Wednesdays, Feb. 3-17, at 106 Public Square, Clarksville. The course fee is $162, the lab fee is $5 and the text costs $39.
February 4, 2003

Learn a new skill with a course from Austin Peay's Center for Extended and Distance Education.

“IC3Internet & Computer Competency Certification with Test” offers students the preparation they need to take the new IC3 certification exam to show they have the accepted level of basic computer and Internet literacy. Classes run from 6-10 p.m., Mondays and Wednesdays, Feb. 3-17, at 106 Public Square, Clarksville. The course fee is $162, the lab fee is $5 and the text costs $39.

“Parents, Children and Divorce” is the state-mandated course divorcing parents with minor children are required to take before the divorce is granted. The father and mother do not attend class at the same time, and children are not permitted to attend. Class is from 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 8, in Clement 132. The course and textbook fee is $30.

“Computer Hardware Upgrading (MCP)” teaches how to install and upgrade hardware in your computer and gives tips for troubleshooting upgrading issues. Classes run from 6-9 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays, Feb. 11-20, at 106 Public Square, Clarksville. The course fee is $190 and the lab fee is $5. Register for three MCP classes and receive 15 percent off each course fee!

“Online Certificate in Gerontology” is designed to enhance the knowledge and skills of individuals who work with older adults in the areas of nursing, teaching, service,
administration and research. The course begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $175.

“Online Certificate in Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM)” teaches students a broader understanding of alternative health-care options. The course is relevant for RNs, LPNs, physicians, therapists, educators, counselors, clergy and other health-care professionals. The course begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $199.

“Online Certificate in Spirituality, Health and Healing” is designed to meet the needs of health-care professionals who work with diverse religions and spiritual populations. Classes begin Feb. 12. The course fee is $199.

The following Medical Certification Short Courses are offered online. To registe online visit www.ed2go.com/apsu.

  • “Intro to Gerontology” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $51.

  • “Aging and Disorders of Communication” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $28.

  • “Animal-Assisted Therapy” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $28.

  • “Death and Dying” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $28.

  • “Elder Abuse” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $28.

  • “Healthy Aging” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $28.

  • “Mental Heath and Aging” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $28.

  • “Physiology of Aging” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $28.

  • “Spirituality and Aging” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $28.

  • “Spirituality, the Dying Experience and Grief” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $28.

  • “The Older Woman” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $28.

  • “Intro to Complementary and Alternative Medicine” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $48.

  • “Complementary and Alternative Medicine” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $12.

  • “Therapeutic Massage” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $12.

  • “Intro to Spirituality, Health and Healing” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $28.

  • “Spiritual Care” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $28.

  • “Spirituality, Religion, Culture and Health” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $28.

  • “Cultural Competence in Health Care” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $28.

    To register for the following Paralegal Skills Prep Online courses, visit www.ed2go.com/apsu.

  • “Paralegal Prep” is a six-part training program that prepares people to work in a law office. The basic skills needed by paralegal support staff are explored in each course.
    Paralegal Prep courses 1-6 each begin Feb. 12. The fee for each course is $195.

  • “Evidence Law” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $64.

    To register for the following Computer Skills and Software Application Online courses, www.ed2go.com/apsu.

  • “Photoshop 7 for the Absolute Beginner” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $53.

  • “Intro to Quickbooks” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $53.

  • “JavaScript Programming for the Web” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $53.

  • “Intro to Java2 Programming” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $53.

  • “Intro to Oracle” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $53.

  • “Intro to SQL” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $53.

  • “Intermediate Networking” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $53.

  • “101 Tips for iMac and Macintosh” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $53.

  • “Discovering Digital Photography” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $64.

  • “Digital Photography Output” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $53.

    Personal and Professional Development

  • “Marketing Your Business on the Internet” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $53.

  • “Accounting Fundamentals” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $64.

  • “Résumé Writing Workshop” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $64.

  • “Keys to Effective Editing” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $64.

  • “Secrets of Success and Achievement” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $64.

  • “Job Search Strategies” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $64.

    Writing and Grammar Skills

  • “Fundamentals of Technical Writing” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $64.

  • “Pleasures of Poetry” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $64.

  • “Grammar for ESL” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $64.

    Medical Courses

  • “Medical Terminology: A Word Association Approach” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $64.

  • “The Magic of Hypnosis” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $64.

  • “Understanding Alzheimer's Disease” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $64.

  • “Genealogy Basics” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $64.

    Test Prep Classes Online

  • “GRE Prep, Part 2: Quantitative” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $64.

  • “SAT/ACT Prep, Part 2” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $64.

  • “GMAT Prep” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $64.

  • “LSAT Prep, Part 2” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $64.

  • “GED Test Prep” begins Feb. 12. The course fee is $64.

    To register for the following Online Certificates in Graphic Design, Digital Design and Multi-Media Design, visit www.ed2go.com/apsu.


  • “Graphic Design Certificate Program” is a 12-18 month program that teaches students important design techniques, composition, typography, visual thinking and concept development. Courses may be started on any date between Jan. 15 and July 31. The course fee is $2,255.

  • “Digital Design Certificate Program” is a 6-18 month program focusing on digital media that teaches important design techniques, visual thinking, concept development, composition and typography. Courses may be started on any date between Jan. 15 and July 31. The course fee is $2,255.

  • “Multimedia Certificate Program” is a 12-18 month program that teaches the latest trends in multimedia design on the Web, in CD-ROMs or using Director, Flash or HTML. Courses may be started on any date between Jan. 15 and July 31. The course fee is $2,255.


  • For more information about any of these courses, telephone (931) 221-7816. Seating is limited, so reserve your space today. Preregistration is required.