Chinese Ceramics Class (starts January 11)

Following the October 31 lecture and the enthusiastic responses from the lecture, a Chinese Ceramics class has been created. The teacher is Mrs. Teresa Tsao, a former chief curator of ceramics at the National Palace Museum in Taipei, Taiwan. In the class, you will learn about the ceramics from various dynasties and learn to identify the authenticity of ceramics.

Courses will be held every Monday at 5:30pm-6:30pm. The courses will be held for a period of three months and the cost is $15 per hour. Tuition will be paid at the beginning of each month. Need seven students to register to open the class. If interested in enrolling, please come by DCCC to register or contact us at 972-480-0311.

Texas Written Drivers License Test Class (Open Enrollment)

This class will help students improve their Driver’s Education on a Saturday and Sunday. This two-day course will prepare you for the Written Examination in order to acquire the Learner’s Permit that leads to the Driver’s License. The course covers seven units from Driver Responsibility to Road Signs, from Right of Way to Defensive Driving. Online test can be taken once the course is complete on the second day. Once you pass the test and receive your certificate, you can go to the Department of Public Safely for the eye exam and road test when you are ready. Registration fee: $100. Online course: $75. Continue reading

Children’s Calligraphy Class (Open Enrollment)

Thomas Yu, a well known calligrapher in Dallas, will be teaching this course for 10 weeks. During this ten-week course, Mr. Yu will teach children basic foundation, from seating posture, brush holding to actually writing. It is a great opportunity for your kids to experience and appreciate calligraphy and to increase their enthusiasm to write Chinese characters. Mr. Yu received Chinese calligraphy basic instruction from his great uncle and grandpa at age 7. He also learned from Mr. Yo, a professor at the Arts Institute of Peking and has been practicing ever since. He has lectured at Washington University Chinese Art Festival in St. Louis, MO, Dallas Museum of Art and Crow Collection of Asian Art in Dallas, Campbell Museum in Fort Worth, as well as SMU, UTD, Richland College, Austin College, Chinese Community Center and many other institutions in the DFW area. The cost of the course is $100 for 10 lessons. If interested in enrolling, please come by DCCC to register or contact us at 972-480-0311.

2016 ESL Class (January 11 – April 21)

With the Adult ESL class, you will learn writing skills, proper pronunciation and grammar. The program is an intensive learning experience that will help improve your English skills.

Current spring class dates are from January 11 to April 21. There is no tuition, rather only a $20 entry fee and $50 for textbooks. Course includes speaking, listening, reading and writing. If interested in enrolling, please come by DCCC to register or contact us at 972-480-0311.

ESL Class beginning May 12

With the Adult ESL class, you will learn writing skills, proper pronunciation and grammar. The program is an intensive learning experience that will help improve your English skills.

There is no tuition, rather only a $20 entry fee and $45 for textbooks. Course includes speaking, listening, reading and writing. If interested in enrolling, please come by DCCC to register or contact us at 972-480-0311.