The Grossmont-Cuyamaca Neighborhood College District is offering home-bound highschool students the chance to enroll for the district’s upcoming eight-week online classes that cowl such classes as American Signal Language and World Music.

Tons of of classes taught by Grossmont and Cuyamaca instructors begin March 30 or later and run by means of Might 23. With the coronavirus outbreak, all classes at each schools are being provided remotely.

The fee for California residents is $46 a unit, with most classes carrying three items of credit score. Monetary support is obtainable to those that qualify, and online registration is being provided, Grossmont-Cuyamaca District Spokeswoman Della Elliott stated in an electronic mail.

“Maybe the pandemic has you interested in how public officers make choices that influence enormous swaths of the nation,” Elliott wrote, offering Grossmont’s Introduction to Public Well being course that covers public well being coverage, the epidemiology of infectious and persistent illness, and their influence on society.

One other class overlaying public well being insurance policies is Well being and Social Justice, a Cuyamaca course offering an introduction to well being inequities in the US that stem from unequal dwelling situations. That class begins April 23 and is a “Zero Textbook Value” course that doesn’t require the acquisition of a textbook as a result of it makes use of open instructional sources or free textbook options.

Different choices on the schools embrace classes in Profession Choice Making, College and Profession Success, and Research Expertise and Time Administration. Introductory classes in sociology, psychology and diet are additionally included within the mixture of short-term classes, Elliott stated.

A listing of the eight-week classes provided by Cuyamaca College beginning March 30 could be discovered right here: https://www.cuyamaca.edu/current-students/schedules/information/2020/spring/2020Spring-Schedule-Second-8-Weeks.pdf and at classes provided by Grossmont College right here beginning on web page 20: https://www.grossmont.edu/current-students/class-info/schedule/archive/spring20/part1a-v2.pdf

For data on making use of and enrolling, in addition to monetary support, go to https://www.gcccd.edu/now