Milpitas Adult Education
Milpitas Adult Education - Distance Learning Opportunity
Milpitas Adult Education is now offering opening a class you might enjoy. This is a distance learning class, where you will learn at home on your own computer, at your own pace. With no classroom meetings.
This class will focus on your listening and speaking skills. ***SEATS ARE LIMITED, SO SIGN UP SOON!***
If you can meet the requirements below, please stop by our office to sign up.
# Have a desktop or a laptop computer with a stable wi-fi service at home.
# Complete a full 10 week term.
# Complete a minimum of 8 hours of online work each week.
# Attend assessment date: September 25th @ 1:30 p.m.
# Meet the writing/listening assessment requirements.
***Attend the 1 hour orientation meeting on October 8th ◆ 9 to 10 a.m. or October 9th ◆ 6 to 7 p.m.***
If this is something you would like to try, we will begin enrollment, Tuesday, September 4th through Thursday, September 20th. Come by our office and fill out the registration paperwork.
Students will learn about anatomy, physiology, pathologies, as well as medical tests and treatments that pertain to each of the selected body systems covered in the course. Techniques for understanding language used in the medical professions will be covered, along with practice using medical terms in spoken and written communication.
Completion requirements: Demonstrate knowledge and proficiency through tests, projects and homework. Attend at least 80% of class hours.
Required Textbook: The Language of Medicine, 11 th Edition. ISBN: 978-0-323-37081-3
Instructor: JENNIFER SNELGROVE
Jennifer is a Registered Nurse who is an enthusiastic facilitator of adult learning on topics related to healthcare. She has experience caring for hospitalized patients in medical, surgical, cardiac, and oncology settings. She has taught Medical Terminology to adult learners as well as courses in End of Life Care for home caregivers. She enjoys ongoing learning about cultures and foods from around the world, as well as exploring topics on everyday health and wellness.
Pre-registration for ESL placement testing begins
Please pre-register in the office.
( Limited space available on a first-come, first-served basis.)
2018-19 Placement Testing Schedule for HSE/ABE/GED Prep Classes
October 1: 1:30 p.m.
November 5: 1:30 p.m.
November 26: 1:30 p.m..
January 8: 1:30 p.m.
January 28: 1:30 p.m.
February 25: 1:30 p.m.
March 18: 1:30 p.m.
Milpitas Adult Education is a proud member of the South Bay Consortium for Adult Education and its Open Doors Campaign. Our adult education schools and community colleges offer a caring and supportive environment for students on every step of their educational journey.