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Foothill College Course Outline of Record

Foothill College Course Outline of Record
Heading Value
Units: 0
Hours: 24 lecture per quarter (24 total per quarter)
Degree & Credit Status: Non-Degree-Applicable Non-Credit Course
Foothill GE: Non-GE
Transferable: None
Grade Type: Non-Credit Course (Receives no Grade)
Repeatability: Unlimited Repeatability

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Participating students are able to demonstrate an ability to discuss social change, noting similarities and differences.
  • Participating students are able to demonstrate an ability to engage inter-personally in communication in a group setting.


Intended for the disabled to improve memory and understanding of changes in society to increase awareness of the impact of these changes and increase social interaction.

Course Objectives

The student will be able to:
A. recall personal changes.
B. recall changes in society.
C. discuss impact of changes on the mature adult.
D. increase social interaction.

Course Content

This class may include all or part of these areas:
A. Personal changes
1. Family
2. Education
3. Work
4. Health
5. Retirement
B. Social changes
1. The nation
2. Education
3. Economics
4. Medicine
5. The arts
6. The sciences

Lab Content

Not applicable.

Special Facilities and/or Equipment

Accessible classroom

Method(s) of Evaluation

A. Progress on Student Educational Contract
B. Instructor observation of ability to reflect course material
C. Participation

Method(s) of Instruction


Representative Text(s) and Other Materials

Selected articles, websites and other reference materials as assigned by instructor.


Types and/or Examples of Required Reading, Writing, and Outside of Class Assignments

Not applicable.



Specialized Instruction (Disabled Students Programs and Services)-Vocational: Noncredit