Martha's Vineyard – Courses

Cape Cod Community College is pleased to offer a convenient way to pursue your college education with academic credit courses on Martha's Vineyard. Whether you are looking to complete your degree, train for a new career, or simply try out a college class, we make it as easy as possible to get the training and credentials you need by offering quality education close-to-home.

Fall 2018

Algebra for Non-STEM (MAT035-67) 3 credits (non-degree)
Instructor: Carole Flanders
Schedule: Tuesday & Thursday, 6:00–8:30pm
Location: Martha's Vineyard Regional High School, Room 520

An algebra course designed to prepare students for college-level non-STEM math courses, address the quantitative needs of other disciplines, and develop quantitative reasoning skills for citizenship and workplace. Concepts are introduced through meaningful applications and in-class activities. Topics include proportional reasoning, scientific notation, creating and interpreting tables and graphs, solving linear and quadratic equations algebraically, solving systems of linear equations, linear and non-linear functions, and creating mathematical models of real-world problems using technology. (5 contact hours)

Prerequisite: MAT025 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score

Critical Reading and Thinking (ENL108-67) 3 credits
Instructor: Peg Regan
Schedule: Monday, 6:00–9:00pm
Location: Martha's Vineyard Regional High School, LCR

This course guides students enhance their comprehension of written, spoken, and visual information by improving their critical thinking abilities. Through practicing habits of mind to strengthen analytical and reasoning skills, students learn to form well-supported arguments, draw thoughtful conclusions, make responsible decisions, and transfer acquired skills to their academic, professional, and personal life.

Prerequisite: ENL025 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score

Note: Satisfies a Humanities & Fine Arts general education requirement.

Preschool Curriculum Planning (ECE201-02) 3 credits
Instructor: Debra Murphy
Schedule: Hybrid with four Saturday sessions, 9:15am–12:15pm (9/8, 10/13, 11/3, 12/8)
Location: Martha's Vineyard Regional High School, LCR

This course explores the curriculum planning for inclusive preschool settings, children ages 2.9–5 years. Participants develop a framework for planning, implementation, organization, and evaluation of activities in content areas such as art, math, science, music, language arts, and free play. The course emphasizes high-quality, developmentally appropriate practice, aligned with state and national standards and guidelines. (10 hours observation/field work)

Prerequisite: ECE100 or PSY201

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Martha's Vineyard Regional High School

Martha's Vineyard Regional High School
100 Edgartown Vineyard Haven Road
Oak Bluffs, MA 02557

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For more information:
Deborah Maher, Outreach Coordinator
508.367.5792
dmaher@capecod.edu