Current Course Offerings

See below for our current course offerings!

Introduction to Construction for Women »

Get comfortable working with tools on plumbing, carpentry, and electrical projects. This course is great for people looking to build confidence working on home improvement or to discover a career in the skilled trades.

Upon successful completion, students will receive a credit towards a Continuing Education certificate. 

Please note: Safety boots are required. 

Where: Eva Rothwell Centre (460 Wentworth St. N.)
When: Tuesdays & Wednesdays, 9:30 am - 12:30 pm 
October 9 - December 12, 2018

Apply online or call 905-575-2730.

Health, Safety and Nutrition »

This course focuses on the health and safety of young children in a childcare environment, healthy eating, and strategies to manage personal stress.

Upon successful completion, students received a credit toward the ECE diploma!

Where: Eva Rothwell Centre (460 Wentworth St. N.)
When: Wednesdays, 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
September 26 - November 28, 2018

Apply online or call 905-575-2489.

Introduction to Business »

Learn about how businesses in Canada operate. Study the basics of management and business organization and structure. 

Upon successful completion, earn a credit toward the Business Foundations certificate at Mohawk College!

Where: Eva Rothwell Centre (460 Wentworth St. N.)
When: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6:00 - 8:00 pm 
September 11 - November 22, 2018

Apply online or call 905-575-2489.

College 101 »

Students learn what to expect in a college or university environment, with special focus on time and stress management, overcoming barriers, critical thinking, and planning next steps.

Upon successful completion, students will receive a general education credit toward select college programs! 

Where: 4th floor, Central Library (55 York Blvd.)
When: Mondays & Wednesdays, 12:30 - 2:30 pm 
September 24 - December 5, 2018

Apply online or call 905-575-2489.

Creative Team »

Learn what it takes to produce a studio-based interview show. Participate in studio roles such as writing, directing, and production planning. 

Upon successful completion, students will receive a credit toward Mohawk College media and broadcasting programs! 

Where:  4th floor, Central Library (55 York Blvd.)
When: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 12:30 - 2:30 pm 
September 18 - December 6, 2018

Apply online or call 905-575-2489.

Group Dynamics »

Test your ability to complete tasks while depending on other people. Reflect on your perceptions, personality, and attitude when working with others.

Upon successful completion, students will receive a credit toward Mohawk College Human Service programs!

Where:  Mission Services (196 Wentworth St. N.)
When: Wednesdays, 10am - 1pm
September 12 - December 12, 2018

Apply online or call 905-575-2489.

 

Past Credit Course Offerings

Introduction to Construction in Dunnville »

Get comfortable working with tools on plumbing, carpentry, and electrical projects. This course is great for people looking to build confidence working on home improvement or to discover a career in the skilled trades. Classes are limited to 12 students. Safety boots are required.

Upon successful completion, students will receive a credit towards a Continuing Education certificate. 

Introduction to Child and Youth Care at the Youth Wellness Centre »

Prepare for a job in the field of Child and Youth Care by learning about the development of the profession and studying current trends.

Upon successful completion, students will receive a credit in the Child and Youth Care program. 

Please note, this course is for Youth Wellness Centre clients only. 

College 101 at Caledonia Library »

Students learn what to expect in a college or university environment, with special focus on time and stress management, overcoming barriers, critical thinking, and planning next steps.

Upon successful completion, students will receive a general education credit toward select college programs! 

Introduction to Construction »

Get comfortable working with tools on plumbing, carpentry, and electrical projects. This course is great for people looking to build confidence working on home improvement or to discover a career in the skilled trades. Classes are limited to 12 students.

Upon successful completion, students will receive a credit towards a Continuing Education certificate. 

Welding »

Get an introduction to the hands-on skills and theory of welding, a transferable skill across many trades and industries. Basic safety equipment is provided. 

Upon successful completion, students will receive a course exemption from the Manufacturing Engineering Technician program at Mohawk. 

Introduction to Construction Engineering Technician »

Delivered in partnership with the City of Hamilton's Xperience Annex for adults aged 18-29, this mini-program gives you an introduction to Mohawk's Construction Engineering Technician diploma program with two courses and complimentary workshops.

Tech Skills Theory gives you a foundational knowledge of tools and safety. Trade Calculations boosts your math skills and gives you the chance to apply them directly to solve a construction related problem.

In addition to the two credits earned towards the Construction Engineering Technician program at Mohawk, students also participate in workshops to develop life and employment skills.

Drafting Fundamentals »

Learn the basics of drafting in the fields of architectural, construction, civil, and transportation engineering. Learn to read blueprints and techniques for line work, lettering, dimensioning, sketching, and drawings assembly. 

Upon successful completion, students will receive a credit towards Engineering Technology programs at Mohawk. 

Introduction to Child and Youth Care »

Prepare for a job in the field of Child and Youth Care by learning about the development of the profession and studying current trends.

Upon successful completion, students will receive a credit in the Child and Youth Care program. 

Where: Mission Services (196 Wentworth St N., Hamilton)
When: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
May 1 - June 29

To apply, please call 905-575-2489.

Digital Photojournalism »

Learn practical skills for journalism and apply photography skills to a variety of scenarios. This course includes a strong practical component with a focus on fieldwork.

Upon Successful completion, students will receive a credit toward select Communication Arts programs at Mohawk College!

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Where: Eva Rothwell Centre (460 Wentworth St. N)
When: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 1 pm - 4 pm 
May 8 - June 28

To apply, please call 905-575-2489.

Advertising Applications »

Explore ways of communicating and presenting ideas in the advertising world. Gain vital skills for many different areas of work and life.

Upon successful completion, students will receive a credit toward the Advertising and Marketing Communications diploma at Mohawk College. 

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Where: Central Library, 4th floor (55 York Blvd., Hamilton)
When: Mondays & Wednesdays, 10 am - 1 pm 
May 9 - June 27

To apply, please call 905-575-2489.

Environmental Sustainability »

Analyze how your consumption habits affect your community, determine your ecological footprint, and study the complex environmental problems our society faces.

Upon successful completion, students will receive a general education credit toward select college programs! 

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Where: Central Library, 4th floor (55 York Blvd., Hamilton)
When: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6 pm - 8:30 pm
May 1 - June 28

To apply, please call 905-575-2489.

Bundled Arrows: College 101 »

Start your journey to College with this credit course that will start you on your path. Learn what to expect in a college or university environment, with special focus on time and stress management, overcoming barriers, critical thinking, and planning next steps.

This course provides a holistic approach to education and includes traditional and cultural teachings, and is delivered in partnership with the Hamilton Regional Indian Centre.

Developed in partnership with Six Nations Polytechnic and funded by the Ontario Council on Articulation and Transfer. 

Advocacy and Community Social Action »

Address a variety of social issues in Hamilton. Learn how to have a meaningful impact in your community by engaging in community building and advocacy.

Upon successful completion, students will receive a general education credit toward select college programs!

Computers for Business »

Students will develop and enhance their skills using Microsoft Office for work and for personal organization.

Upon successful completion, students will receive a credit toward select Business programs at Mohawk College!

Advertising Concepts »

Learn how advertising industry professionals come up with a great idea! Start with an idea and learn the steps needed to bring your advertising concepts to life.

Upon successful completion, students will receive a credit toward select Advertising and Marketing programs at Mohawk.

Popular Culture »

Students will examine modern popular culture (TV, advertisements, music, clothing, etc.) and its impact on society. Analyze who controls the media; the consumers, the producers or both? Question and analyze the impact of consumerism on the world, and examine the possibility of consumers rising up to take their culture back.

Upon successful completion, students will receive a general education credit toward select college programs!

Interactive Web Design »

Students learn the basics of planning and designing a website that uses multimedia interconnectivity.

Upon successful completion, students will receive a credit toward select Communication Arts programs.

Family Dynamics »

Part of the Early Childhood Education Program of Studies.

Explore the relationship between the individual and the family and the meaning of family within a socially diverse context. Examine the dynamics, changes and challenges within families, and enhance self-awareness regarding personal experiences, beliefs and values.

Upon successful completion, students will receive a general education credit toward select college programs!

Introduction to Health and Wellness »

Learn the basic dimensions to staying healthy, and how to take a balanced approach to lifestyle choices that impact your health. Participate in experiential learning opportunities with Hamilton Health Sciences Staff.

This course is offered in partnership with Hamilton Health Sciences at the Hamilton General Hospital. Please note that immunization clearance is required, with support provided free-of-charge by Hamilton Health Sciences.

Upon successful completion, students will receive a credit toward Mohawk College's Health, Wellness and Fitness program of studies!

Find out more about Introduction to Health & Wellness (opens PDF, 904kb).

Analyzing Video Games »

This course teaches critical and analytical reading, writing and speaking skills at a college level by studying major video games. This course focuses on the critical analysis of the development and impact of all kinds of video games, as well as the communities which have formed around and within those games.

Upon successful completion, students receive a credit toward a mandatory Writing and Communication course at Mohawk College.

 

Check out some student work!