As the pandemic continues, and social distancing and even self-quarantine continue to be strongly suggested to finally flatten the curve, many have a little bit more time on their hands while staying at home. There is no better way to spend your time than to learn something new! Southwest Tennessee Community College is offering a large amount of non-degree seeking courses in Business, Communications, Math, Art, and Science to increase your knowledge, and also help support your local educational institutions!   Here are 5 Online College Courses you can take from home! 

Professional Training:  Starting Your Own Business

Have you every dreamed of starting your own business but may not know where to begin?! In this class, you can learn everything it takes to bring your dream to reality! This class will introduce you to the thinking of an entrepreneur, showing you how to recognize your first opportunity, develop proven marketing tricks, and how to give your new business an online presence and website! This class will also expose you to the world of financing your project, as well as share important aspects of management, and everything you will need to know about running your business efficiently. Discover the secrets to success and find your spot in the business world!

Class Length: 6 Weeks

Cost: $115

Communications: Creating WordPress Websites

Have you ever dreamed of showcasing your creativity on the web, but don’t know the first thing about coding? “Creating Word Press Websites”, is an informative and creative class that will introduce you to the process of crafting a sleek, interesting, and sophisticated blog on the worlds most popular website publishing platform. WordPress is one of the easiest web solutions that will give you the opportunity to learn, execute, and create your own professional website without the additional cost of hiring a web professional by becoming one yourself! 

Course Length: 48 Course Hours

Cost: $199

Math: Algebra

Have you wanted to brush up on your math skills but have had a slightly difficult time understanding how a mathematics system such as Algebra can fit into your life and the world around you? Well, look no further. This continuing education class which focuses on Algebra will introduce you to the usefulness, and understanding the way math is integrated into the real world, and how it relates to subjects like History, geography, biology, and even the humanities. 

This class will teach you a huge variety of math skills that will stoke your desire to understand how math works in the real world, and work through any math problem.  Brush up on your understanding of the Order of operations, algebraic equations, fundamentals of accounting and scientific notation. 

By the end of this class, you will not only have a strong foundation in Algebra, but also a stronger understanding of numbers in your life.

Course Length: 6 Weeks

Cost: $115

Arts: Discover Digital Photography

Do you have a spark for capturing moments on your phone, but don’t quite know how to fully express your talent? Discover Digital Photography is one of the best classes you can take online to fully explore the uses of your Digital camera, in order to expose the timeless photographs, you have only dreamed about taking.

This course will teach you all  of the details about using your DLSR camera, as well as techniques to use your smart phone camera to its highest potential! Learn about the technical aspects of sizing your photographs for online forums, tricks of gathering a following on social media, and even how to properly scan, showcase, and preserve your traditional film photographs.

Course Length: 6 Weeks

Cost: $99

Biology: Human Anatomy and Physiology I & II

Human Anatomy and Physiology I & II is a full spectrum course that explains the mysteries of Nature, the human body, and the way all of the systems of the human body connect to form life. 

This two-part class will share and explain in complex detail how the human body really works, explaining step by step how each physiological system works and connects to each other, from your skin tissue to your circulatory system. The course will also explore the process of generational genetics, showing how traits are passed from generation to generation, how the body fights off disease, and even how your digestion works! This is a fantastic class for anyone who has ever wondered, just how we work, and why we look like our parents!

Course length: 24 Course Hours

Cost: $199

Are you taking any classes right now to further your education or start your dream business? We’d love to hear about it – let us know!

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