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Immaculata University Announces August Workshops

Immaculata University will offer on-campus undergraduate workshops for personal and professional development during the month of August.
INVESTIGATIVE PROCEDURES. In this course, students are introduced to interviewing methods and the development of informants and cooperating witnesses in criminal cases. Students learn to appreciate the importance of forensics, surveillance, wiretapping and listening devices which are tools to establishing probable cause. The importance of liaison with local and federal agencies is stressed. Carl S. Wallace will lead this class on Friday, August 4, from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. and continue on Saturday, August 5, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The cost is $335 for one credit or $160 for non-credit.
CAREER CHOICES FOR ADULTS IN TRANSITION. If you are considering a career change, have been displaced from your current job, are reentering the workforce after an extended leave, or are dissatisfied in your current position, this workshop will assist you in considering your options. The course explores career decision making models and personality theory as it relates to career choice. Psychological techniques for managing change throughout the lifespan and commonly used career clarification assessments will be presented. Krista Cantrell-Brennan will instruct this class on Saturday, August 5 and Saturday, August 12, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The cost is $335 for one credit or $160 for non-credit.
EDITH STEIN: HER LIFE AND LEGACY. In this segment of the ongoing series, "Stein and Phenomenology," students will become acquainted with Edith Stein and the study of phenomenology through her autobiographical writings. Sister Judith Parsons, IHM, Ph.D., will lead this class on Tuesdays, August 29, and September 5, 12, and 19, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. The cost is $355 for one credit or $170 for non-credit.
WORLD CULTURES. This online course introduces the main features of non-western civilizations and traditions. Students whose course work has focused on western civilization learn to appreciate diversity in a global community. Jeffrey Short, Ph.D., will meet with students on campus for a course orientation on Thursday, August 31, from 7:15 to 8:15 p.m. The remainder of the class is conducted online, ending October 15. The cost is $355 for one credit or $170 for non-credit.
For further information about these courses, please contact the College of
LifeLong Learning at 610-647-4400, ext. 3241.
Immaculata University, a Catholic, coeducational institution, is located 20 miles west of Philadelphia, south of the intersection of routes 30 and 352, between Paoli and Exton.

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