Rock Valley College

Courses prepared just for you!

Two ways to learn! In our instructor-led courses, you study and interface with a cohort over a six-week schedule. Courses start monthly with twice-weekly lesson plans. For the independent learner, our self-paced tutorials provide access to all lessons immediately with you with 3 months to complete.

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 Enroll online at ed2go.com/RVC


ILC: Instructor-Led Courses (monthly courses)
SPT: Self-Paced Tutorials (Start today and study on your own schedule)

 

Art 

Drawing for the Absolute Beginner ILC 
Gain a solid foundation in drawing and become the artist you’ve always dreamed you could be! 

Introduction to Digital Scrapbooking ILC & SPT 
How to make the most of your scrapbooking talents and artistic ideas when you combine digital and traditional scrapbooking techniques. 

 

Communication & Language 

Beginning Conversational French ILC & SPT 
Discover how easy it can be to learn common words and phrases for both leisure and business. 

Keys to Effective Communication ILC & SPT 
Lost for words? Don’t be! Learn to build rapport, trust, warmth, and respect through conversation. 

 

Finance 

Introduction to Stock Options ILC & SPT 
Stock options can protect your portfolio and help you profit in any type of market. 

Personal Finance ILC & SPT 
Protect your assets and discover how best to achieve all your financial goals. 

Real Estate Investing ILC & SPT 
Build and protect your wealth by investing in real estate. 

Stocks, Bonds, and Investing: Oh, My! ILC & SPT 
Make wise investment decisions so that you have enough money to live comfortably through your retirement. 

Where Does All My Money Go? ILC 
Get control of your money once and for all. 

Foodies 

Luscious, Low-Fat, Lightning-Quick Meals ILC & SPT 
Join a registered dietitian and discover how easy it can be to prepare meals that are both delicious and nutritious 

Homeschooling 

Homeschool With Success ILC & SPT 
Homeschool your children in a way that ensures they get what they need both academically and socially. 

Music 

Introduction to Guitar ILC 
Master basic guitar skills and become the musician you’ve always wanted to be. 

Mastering Digital Photography: Photographing People ILC & SPT 
Take beautiful pictures of adults, children, and babies. 

Photography 

Photographing Nature with Your Digital Camera ILC & SPT 
Use your digital camera to take stunning nature photos, including landscapes, flowers, animals, and even macro shots. 

Secrets of Better Photography ILC & SPT 
Take better pictures by understanding your camera and how to use it in a variety of situations. 

Travel Photography for the Digital Photographer ILC & SPT 
Tricks and techniques digital photographers need to capture scenes from around the world and bring them home. 

Reading 

Merrill Ream Speed Reading ILC 
Save time by reading faster and with better comprehension. 

Ready, Set, Read! ILC 
A learning specialist shows you how to raise a successful reader and writer. 

 

Self-Care 

Get Assertive! ILC & SPT 
Find out how you can stop others from intimidating you or treating you poorly. 

Healthy Living Suite ILC 
Establish a healthy approach to successful weight loss and weight maintenance for a lifetime. You’ll learn how to save money and prepare home-cooked meals that are fast, easy, and delicious, and how to grow nutritious fruit and vegetables that can be used in your meals. 

Healthy Relationships Suite ILC 
The keys to success in marriage and relationships targets how to build a solid foundation for your relationship. Interpersonal communication will show you how to manage the conscious and unconscious codes we send to each other, and how to respond. You will learn individual excellence which develops career-enhancing skills, creative abilities, confidence and personal organization. 

Helping Elderly Parents ILC 
Be prepared to handle the challenges you and your parents will face in the coming years, while learning to cherish the transition. 

Introduction to Journaling ILC & SPT 
Journaling can help you learn more about yourself, explore your dreams, values, and beliefs, improve your health, survive unwanted change, succeed in your career, and express your creativity. 

Work Yourself Happy ILC 
Design a life that makes you happy by learning how you can use work to express yourself and share your interests and talents. 

Start Your Own 

Start Your Own Arts & Crafts Business ILC 
Find out how you can start your own arts and crafts business from a professional artist. 

Start Your Own Edible Garden ILC 
Grow delicious, nutritious fruit and vegetables in your backyard. 

Start Your Own Gift Basket Business ILC 
Express your creativity in a fun and profitable way, by starting a home-based business as a gift basket designer. 

Writing 

Beginning Writer’s Workshop ILC 
If you have a story that needs to be written, an online writing workshop is a great place to start. This course will help improve your writing skills and discover new ways to stretch your creative muscles. 

Creative Writing Value Suite ILC 
Spark your creativity and start writing with this online writing course bundle. You will learn the mechanics of writing and editing, and have your story workshopped by peers. 

Explore Fiction Writing Genres Suite ILC 
Write different fiction genres in this comprehensive course bundle. Explore Fiction Writing covers fantasy, romance, mystery, and screenwriting to teach you the craft and technique used by success writers. By the time you finish, you will be ready to write, edit, and submit your work for publication. 

Explore Non-Fiction Writing Suite ILC 
This suite of courses explores non-fiction writing. You will learn how to write, edit, and publish non-fiction across popular genres and mediums. You will also learn best practices for pitching and submitting your work in today’s publishing landscape. 

Resume Writing Workshop ILC 
Discover the secret to transforming your tired, boring resume into a powerful tool that will get you interviews. 

MORE WRITER’S WORKSHOP COURSES! 

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How to Make Money 
From Your Writing
.......................................... ILC & SPT 

Introduction to Internet 
Writing Markets
............................................... ILC & SPT 

Introduction to Screenwriting.................. ILC & SPT 

Mystery Writing......................................................... ILC 

Publish and Sell Your E-Books............................. ILC 

Romance Writing...................................................... ILC 

The Craft of Magazine Writing............... ILC & SPT 

The Keys to Effective Editing.................... ILC & SPT 

Travel Writing............................................................. ILC 

Write and Publish 
Your Nonfiction Book
.................................... ILC & SPT 

Write Effective Web Content............................. ILC 

Write Fiction Like a Pro 
(Self-Paced Tutorial)
..............................................SPC 

Write Your Life Story.................................... ILC & SPT 

Writing Fiction Series............................................. ILC 

Writing for Children................................................ ILC 

Writing the Fantasy Novel.......................... ILC & SPT 

Writing Young Adult Fiction................................ ILC