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Using Excel: Level II (BPC104BD) 0.5 Credits

Use of Excel to enhance worksheets to include graphing and formatting data, using complex formula and function expressions to build and analyze data, and special print options to output worksheets and graphs. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in BPC104AD, or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19633 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
E 140: Computer Commons
In Person 10/14/2017- 10/14/2017 Sat 9:00AM- 3:30PM
  • J. Jones
Open
13 of 26 Seats Available

Using Excel: Level III (BPC104CD) 0.5 Credits

Use of Excel to produce worksheets utilizing macros for template development and automation of repetitious tasks, and worksheet methods for the storage and management of data. Prerequisites: BPC104BD or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19634 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
E 140: Computer Commons
In Person 11/11/2017- 11/11/2017 Sat 9:00AM- 3:30PM
  • J. Jones
Open
16 of 26 Seats Available

Microcomputer Set Up And Maintenance (BPC125) 1 Credit

How to install and maintain a microcomputer (personal computer). Steps used to set up a new or add options to a previously installed microcomputer. Installation of internal options (memory, graphics, modems, etc.), as well as external options and devices (printers, monitors, communications, etc.). Troubleshoot (identify and repair or have repaired) microcomputer problems. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19391 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
E 146: Computer Commons
In Person 10/18/2017- 11/15/2017 W 1:00PM- 4:30PM
  • G. Smith
Open
2 of 19 Seats Available

A+ Exam Prep: Operating System Configuration and Support (BPC270) 3 Credits

Explore advanced technical aspects of maintaining and servicing computers. Emphasis placed on OS installation, maintenance, mobile devices, security, software troubleshooting, and on proper usage of tools, safety procedures, and professionalism. Helps prepare students for the CompTIA A+ examinations. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS105 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19393 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
E 146: Computer Commons
In Person 10/17/2017- 12/07/2017 Tu,Th 1:00PM- 4:30PM
  • K. Khalili
Open
16 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      Class 19393 costs include Data Processing Class Fee: $5
    • Additional Class Notes: Prerequisite BPC170 is waived by the Business/IT Division.

Safety In Early Childhood Settings (CFS125) 1 Credit

Fundamental concepts of promoting a safe, but challenging learning environments. Establishing and maintaining safety procedures in the early childhood setting. Emphasis on indoor and outdoor equipment and activities, risk analysis, accident, evacuation, and emergency plans, regulations, regulatory agencies and resources, current topics, and innovative practices. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19166 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
M 126 - Psychology Classroom
In Person 10/07/2017- 10/14/2017 Sat 8:00AM- 3:30PM
  • J. Patterson
Open
6 of 24 Seats Available

Mainstreaming The Young Child With a Disability (CFS282) 1 Credit

An exploration of the educational, social, and behavioral issues and concerns involved in the successful integration of children with disabilities into typical preschool classes. Includes discussion of practical concerns such as adaptation of environment and accessing existing resources in the community. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19182 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
M 127 - Reserved for CFS/ECH
In Person 10/21/2017- 10/28/2017 Sat 8:00AM- 3:30PM
  • A. Stigsson
Open
3 of 24 Seats Available

Chemistry and Society (CHM107) 3 Credits

A survey of chemistry and its impact on the environment. Completion of CHM107LL required to meet the Natural Science requirement. Prerequisites: None. Note: General Education Designation: Natural Sciences (Quantitative) - [SQ] in combination with: CHM107LL

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19257 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/16/2017- 12/08/2017 N/A N/A
  • J. Olander
Open
1 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
    • Additional Class Notes: Students must co-enroll in CHM107LL if they are seeking a Natural Science requirement.

Chemistry and Society Laboratory (CHM107LL) 1 Credit

Laboratory experience in support of CHM107. Note: General Education Designation: Natural Sciences (Quantitative) - [SQ] in combination with: CHM107 Prerequisites or Corequisites: CHM107.

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19476 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/16/2017- 12/08/2017 N/A N/A
  • J. Olander
Open
3 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Flex Start Class
      Class 19476 costs include Chemistry Class Fee: $25

Desktop Presentation: PowerPoint (CIS118DB) 3 Credits

Use of PowerPoint to produce professional-quality presentation visuals with animation and sound. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18063 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/16/2017- 12/10/2017 N/A N/A
  • C. Hall
Open
7 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Late start.
    • Additional Class Notes: This class is a combination of BPC118AB, BB, and CB

Computer Graphics: Adobe Illustrator (CIS120DB) 3 Credits

Provides students with the capability to use Adobe Illustrator graphics software on a computer. Basic foundation course in the use of electronic techniques to create, manipulate, and edit images, text, abstract art, graphics design, color graphics and business charts; determine file formats appropriate for web and print; utilize tools to optimize graphics and create a PDF file. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19513 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
E 142: Computer Commons
Hybrid 10/16/2017- 12/04/2017 M 6:00PM- 9:20PM
  • J. Storslee
Open
12 of 26 Seats Available

Public Speaking (COM225) 3 Credits

Designed to enhance the student's ability to present public speeches confidently and competently. Also designed to improve information literacy and critical thinking skills. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ENG101, or ENG107, or equivalent.

General Education Designations: L

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19942 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
M 202 - Classroom
In Person 10/17/2017- 12/08/2017 Tu,Th 2:00PM- 4:40PM
  • Staff
Open
8 of 25 Seats Available

Special Projects (COM298AA) 1 Credit

Organized and tailored around the interests and needs of the individual student. Structured to provide an atmosphere of individualized research and study paralleled by professional expertise and guidance. Professional-type facilities and equipment available for student use. Allows the best aspects of independent study and individualized learning to be combined to maximize student development. Prerequisites: Permission of Program Director or Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19553 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
Independent Study 09/26/2017- 12/15/2017 N/A N/A
  • M. Dew
Open
6 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Requires permission of instructor to enroll.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Career Exploration (CPD102AB) 2 Credits

Designed to assist students make informed career decisions. Focuses on current occupational trends and outlook. Explores career-related interests, values, needs, preferences, skills, and strengths with the use of various assessments. Aids in the development of individualized educational/career goals and action plan. Prerequisites: None. Note: CPD102AB may be repeated for a total of six (6) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19526 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
KSC 2009 - Counseling Room
In Person 10/30/2017- 12/15/2017 M,W 12:00PM- 1:50PM
  • C. Mendoza
Open
16 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      Class 19526 costs include Counseling Class Fee: $20

Strategies for College Success (CPD150) 3 Credits

Focus on increasing student success through college orientation and personal growth, study skills development, and educational and career planning. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18146 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
K 104 - Counseling
In Person 10/24/2017- 12/15/2017 Tu,Th 1:30PM- 4:00PM
  • Staff
Open
1 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: The $20 Counseling Class Fee is in addition to regular tuition.
      This class may require the use of Canvas and other software programs.
      Class 18146 costs include Counseling Class Fee: $10

Learning Materials For Young Children (ECH236) 1 Credit

Design aspects of traditional early childhood play materials examined for teaching/learning potential. Includes design, production, and field-testing of teacher-made devices. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
37223 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
M 127 - Reserved for CFS/ECH
In Person 11/04/2017- 11/18/2017 Sat 8:00AM- 3:30PM
  • C. Colunga
  • J. Hicks
Open
7 of 24 Seats Available

Arranging the Environment (ECH271) 1 Credit

Exploration of the influence of the environment on the behavior of young children. Indoor and outdoor spaces considered and analysis of environments practiced. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19168 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
M 126 - Psychology Classroom
In Person 10/21/2017- 10/28/2017 Sat 8:00AM- 3:30PM
  • E. Bucher
Open
6 of 24 Seats Available

Math for the Young Child (ECH273) 1 Credit

Methods and techniques for encouraging the beginnings of mathematical/logical thought with young children. Focus upon the theory of Jean Piaget. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19164 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
M 127 - Reserved for CFS/ECH
In Person 10/07/2017- 10/14/2017 Sat 8:00AM- 3:30PM
  • S. Ceklic
Open
4 of 24 Seats Available

Teaching and Learning in the Community College (EDU250) 3 Credits

The history, functions, organization and current issues in the community/junior college with emphasis on the Arizona community colleges. Includes focus on the design and practice of effective community college teaching and learning with special emphasis on the Maricopa County Community College District. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40452 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/16/2017- 12/10/2017 N/A N/A
  • C. Miller
Open
20 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: ??Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
  • Textbook info pending

Basic Life Support/Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) for Health Care Providers (EMT101) 0.5 Credits

Designed to provide the allied healthcare provider with the knowledge and skills to perform Basic Life Support (BLS) according to current guidelines for emergency cardiovascular care (ECC). Prerequisites: None. Note: EMT101 may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
18697 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Life Science Bldg 109 - lec
In Person 10/07/2017- 10/07/2017 Sat 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • C. Willson
  • C. Markoff
Open
14 of 24 Seats Available

Refresher Course for Certified Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT200) 2 Credits

Designed to meet National and Arizona Department of Health Services (A-DHS) recertification for EMTs. Enhances the knowledge base of the Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) and reinforces basic skills competencies. Prerequisites: Current validation in Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider/Professional Rescuer or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
18700 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Life Science Bldg 109 - lec
In Person 11/04/2017- 11/12/2017 Sat,Su 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • D. Donahue
  • T. Caskey
  • R. Dotterer
  • C. Willson
Open
21 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 18700 costs include EMT Class Fee: $25
    • Additional Class Notes: Course Fee: $25
      This course meets for two consecutive weekends on Saturday and Sunday, and is designed to meet National and Arizona Department of Health Services (A-DHS) recertification for EMTs. Enhances the knowledge base of the Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) and reinforces basic skills competencies.

Basic and Advanced Level Skills for the Emergency Medical Services Instructor/Examiner (EMT255AE) 1 Credit

Designed to provide an overview of the roles and responsibilities of the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) instructor and examiner in basic and advanced level psychomotor skills instruction and evaluation. Includes instructional strategies and methodologies, benchmarks for psychomotor skill evaluation, and management of basic and advanced level psychomotor skills settings. Prerequisites: (Arizona Department of Health Services [A-DHS] certification as an EMT or Paramedic, or Arizona registered nurse, physician, or physician assistant), or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
18728 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
F 131 - Classroom
In Person 10/07/2017- 10/08/2017 Sat,Su 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • R. Dotterer
  • D. Donahue
Open
15 of 24 Seats Available

First-Year Composition (ENG102) 3 Credits

Emphasis on rhetoric and composition with a focus on persuasive, research-based writing and understanding writing as a process. Developing advanced college-level writing strategies through three or more writing projects comprising at least 4,000 words in total. Prerequisites: Grade of C or better in ENG101.

General Education Designations: FYC

SUN# ENG1102
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18326 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
Orion Hall 105 - Black Mtn
Hybrid 10/16/2017- 12/08/2017 M,W 8:00AM- 9:15AM
  • L. McClelland
Open
3 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Location: PVCC at Black Mountain
      Address: 34250 N. 60th St., Scottsdale, AZ 85266
      Phone: 602.493.2600
      Website: www.pvc.maricopa.edu/blackmountain/
      HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Flex Start Class
      Class 18326 costs include Data Processing Class Fee: $5

New Venture Creation (EPS160) 2 Credits

Process of starting a new venture including evaluating specific business opportunities identifying financing alternatives, and defining start-up issues. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19845 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/16/2017- 12/10/2017 N/A N/A
  • D. Preston-Ortiz
Open
18 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

New Venture Law and Finance (EPS161) 3 Credits

Introduction to the principles of legalization and capitalization of a new business venture. Includes the processes required to organize, register, finance, launch and protect a business. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35875 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/16/2017- 12/10/2017 N/A N/A
  • S. Khan
Open
15 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Fitness Center Mini Sessions (FITNESS100-20030) 0 Credits

Fitness Center Mini Sessions

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19363 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 10/16/2017- 12/15/2017 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
98 of 100 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fitness Center Mini Session, 9 weeks, 10/16/17-12/15/17 Course Fee: $50

Fitness Center mini session (FITNESS100-20031) 0 Credits

Fitness Center mini session

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19364 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 11/06/2017- 12/15/2017 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
100 of 100 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fitness Center Mini Session, 6 weeks, 11/6/17-12/15/17. Course Fee: $30

Fitness Center Mini Sessions (FITNESS100-20032) 0 Credits

Fitness Center Mini Sessions

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19365 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 11/20/2017- 12/15/2017 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
100 of 100 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fitness Center Mini Session, 4 weeks, 11/10/17-12/15/17. Course Fee: $20

Fitness Center Jump Start #1 (FITNESS100-20051) 0 Credits

Personalized instruction working one on one with a certificate fitness center instructor. 4 one hour visits or 8 half hour visits. Open entry/ open exit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19782 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/19/2017- 01/12/2018 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
28 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This course is set up for one student to work with one instructor. This is for students that are signing up for Jump Start for the first time and consists of 4 one hour sessions or 8 half hour sessions. Course Fee: $200.

Fitness Center Jump Start #2 (FITNESS100-20052) 0 Credits

This class is for students that have previously registered in jump start #1 during the same semester. Open entry/ open exit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19783 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/19/2017- 01/12/2018 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
29 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Continue with this course after completing Jump Start #1. Course fee: $200.

Fitness Center Jump Start #3 (FITNESS100-20053) 0 Credits

This class is for student that have previously registered in the jump start #1 & 2 during the same semester. Open entry/ Open exit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19784 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/19/2017- 01/12/2018 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
30 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Continue with course after completing Jump Start #2. Course Fee: $200.

Fitness Center Jump Start #4 (FITNESS100-20054) 0 Credits

This class is for students that have previously registered in jump start# 1,2 &3 during the same semester. Open entry/ open exit

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19785 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/19/2017- 01/12/2018 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
30 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Continue with this course after completing Jump Start #3. Course Fee: $200.

Fitness Center Jump Start for 2 (FITNESS100-20055) 0 Credits

This class is for 2 or more friends that will be meeting with the jump start instructor at the same time. Open entry/ open exit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19786 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/19/2017- 01/12/2018 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
30 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This course is set up for two students to work with on instructor. This is designed for students that desire personal training and consists of 4 one hour sessions or 8 half hour sessions. Course Fee: $135.

Fitness Center Yearly Membership (FITNESS100-20057) 0 Credits

Open entry/ open exit. Individual yearly fitness center membership. Cost: $295

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19361 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/19/2017- 01/12/2018 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
497 of 500 Seats Available

Fitness Center Yearly Membership (FITNESS100-20058) 0 Credits

Open entry/ open exit. Head of Family fitness center membership. Cost: $495

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19787 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/19/2017- 01/12/2018 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
498 of 500 Seats Available

Fitness Center Yearly Membership (FITNESS100-20059) 0 Credits

Open entry/ open exit. For students who have a family member registered in Head of Family section. $20 user fee.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19789 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/19/2017- 01/12/2018 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
497 of 500 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fitness Center Yearly Membership - Family Members. Fitness Center user fee: $20. Must have head of family enrolled in the Fitness Center. Dependent = under 19 years of age or under 24 years old if they're a full-time student working on their undergraduate degree (must be verifiable).

ACLS Refresher (FITNESS100-20085) 0 Credits

ACLS Refresher

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19373 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
TBA - replaced by PV TBA
In Person 10/15/2017- 10/15/2017 Su 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • P. Honeywell
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Materials for class will be provided by instructor, class fee is $120.00. One Sunday only, class held in J136.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19385 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
L 102 - Health Occupations
In Person 12/10/2017- 12/10/2017 Su 9:00AM- 12:55PM
  • Staff
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Materials for class will be provided by instructor, class fee is $120.00. One Sunday only, class held in J136.

ALS Refresher (FITNESS100-20088) 0 Credits

ALS Refresher

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19384 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
F 130 - Seminar Room
In Person 12/03/2017- 12/10/2017 M,W,F,Sat,Su 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • P. Honeywell
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 19384 meets at Choices@PV: Online Mondays/Wednesdays/Fridays/Saturdays from Dec 03 to Dec 10, 2017 from 6:00PM - 10:00PM
      Class 19384 also meets at F 130 - Seminar Room Sundays from Dec 03 to Dec 10, 2017 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Materials for class will be provided by instructor, class fee is $450.00. Two consecutive Sundays in class, online component on Monday, Wednesday, Friday, & Saturday.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19369 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
F 130 - Seminar Room
In Person 10/01/2017- 10/08/2017 M,W,F,Sat,Su 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • P. Honeywell
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 19369 meets at Choices@PV: Online Mondays/Wednesdays/Fridays/Saturdays from Oct 01 to Oct 08, 2017 from 6:00PM - 10:00PM
      Class 19369 also meets at F 130 - Seminar Room Sundays from Oct 01 to Oct 08, 2017 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Materials for class will be provided by instructor, class fee is $450.00. Two consecutive Sundays in class, online component on Monday, Wednesday, Friday, & Saturday.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19370 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
K 116 - Classroom
In Person 10/29/2017- 11/05/2017 M,W,F,Sat,Su 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • P. Honeywell
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 19370 meets at Choices@PV: Online Mondays/Wednesdays/Fridays/Saturdays from Oct 29 to Nov 05, 2017 from 6:00PM - 10:00PM
      Class 19370 also meets at K 116 - Classroom Sundays from Oct 29 to Nov 05, 2017 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Materials for class will be provided by instructor, class fee is $450.00. Two consecutive Sundays in class, online component on Monday, Wednesday, Friday, & Saturday.

Holiday Fitness Center new members (FITNESS100-20094) 0 Credits

Holiday Fitness Center section for new fitness members

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19804 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 12/16/2017- 01/12/2018 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
199 of 200 Seats Available

Yearly Senior Fitness Center (FITNESS300-20003) 0 Credits

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19790 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/19/2017- 01/12/2018 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
494 of 500 Seats Available

PALS Refresher (FITNESS300-20045) 0 Credits

PALS Refresher

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19377 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
TBA - replaced by PV TBA
In Person 10/15/2017- 10/15/2017 Su 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • P. Honeywell
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Materials for class will be provided by instructor, class fee is $120.00. One Sunday only, class held in J136.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19386 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
L 102 - Health Occupations
In Person 12/10/2017- 12/10/2017 Su 1:00PM- 5:00PM
  • Staff
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Materials for class will be provided by instructor, class fee is $120.00. One Sunday only, class held in J136.

Fitness Center PLUS Membership - Fit Body/Fit Mind (FITNESS300-20060) 0 Credits

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19668 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/19/2017- 01/12/2018 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
187 of 200 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fitness Center PLUS Membership - Fit Body/Sharp Mind. Course Fee: $39. Successfully complete any PED114, 115, 116, 117 or 118 and you can sign up for our Fit Body/Sharp Mind fitness center membership. This covers the semester and the 4-week winter break (a $35 value), bring the total cost to less than $10 a month. Requirements: Must be currently enrolled at PVCC with a minimum of 6 credits. A grade of C or better or P in any of the above PED courses and verified by the Fitness Center management. Enrollment form is required to register and can be obtained at the Fitness Center.
      Hours of access for Fit Body/Fit Mind membership is 7:00AM-7:00PM daily.

Work Development 400 (FITNESS300-20066) 0 Credits

Work Development 400

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39183 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 10/20/2017- 10/28/2017 F 8:00AM- 5:00PM
  • R. Dotterer
Open
11 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: National Registry Paramedic Psychomotor Examination Preparation - for paramedic students only. Course Fee: $200.

Certification in Food Service Safety and Sanitation (FON104) 1 Credit

Preparation for and certification in a national food sanitation and safety program. Emphasis on food from purchasing, receiving, and storing to preparation, holding, and serving. Focuses on safe and sanitary food service facilities and equipment, employee habits and personal hygiene, and role of management in safety and sanitation. Includes time-temperature principles, foodborne illnesses, pest control, accident prevention, standards for cleaning and sanitizing, and regional regulations and standards. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18682 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
M 129 - Classroom
Hybrid 11/04/2017- 12/02/2017 Sat 9:00AM- 11:00AM
  • M. Rabasca
Open
17 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 18682 meets at M 129 - Classroom on Saturday Nov 04, 2017 from 9:00AM - 11:00AM
      Class 18682 also meets at M 129 - Classroom on Saturday Nov 18, 2017 from 9:00AM - 11:00AM
      Class 18682 also meets at M 129 - Classroom on Saturday Dec 02, 2017 from 9:00AM - 11:00AM
      Hybrid: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754. See syllabus for specific class dates.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Hazardous Materials/First Responder (FSC105) 3 Credits

Basic methods of recognition and identification based upon the chemical and physical properties of hazardous materials; basic safety procedures when utilizing specific types of protective clothing and equipment; basic tactical information relating to scene management. Confined space operations in accordance with the National Fire Protection Agency. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18726 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 11/10/2017- 11/19/2017 F,Sat,Su 6:00PM- 10:00PM
  • C. Johnson
Open
30 of 40 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 18726 meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Fridays from Nov 10 to Nov 17, 2017 from 6:00PM - 10:00PM
      Class 18726 also meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Saturdays/Sundays from Nov 11 to Nov 19, 2017 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Course Fee: $40. Dates: 11/10-11/19. Meets 2 weeks on Fri, Sat & Sun at the Phoenix Fire Department Training Academy classroom 2, located at 2425 W. Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix. Class times; Friday 6:00-10:00PM, Sat & Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM. Includes 16 hrs of hands-on skills training including the use of B level encapsulated entry suits & Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA).
      Partnered with Texas A & M Engineering Extension Service (TEEX). Course meets NFPA 472, 2013 ed.
      Successful candidates will receive Dept Homeland Security(DHS)/FEMA certification in Haz Mat-WMD/Terrorism 1st Responder Awareness & Operations through TEEX. * ProBoard accredited certification testing will be conducted during the course (info will be provided by the instructor). *Additional ProBoard testing fee may be required.
      Class Meets for Two (2) Weeks
    • Additional Class Notes: All participants will need to acquire a FEMA student ID # and must complete the AWR 160, WMD/Terrorism Awareness for Emergency Responders, prior to the start of class. Please refer to the PVCC FSC website for instructions on completing these requirements; http://www.paradisevalley.edu/fire, click on "Fire Science", then "Hazmat".

Introduction To Fire Protection (FSC106) 3 Credits

History and evaluation of fire department organization. Role of the fire service in the community. Responsibilities of the fire administrator including organization, departmental functions, interdepartmental relationships, management of buildings and equipment; techniques of fire-fighting. Also includes emergency medical services and fire prevention. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
38073 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/16/2017- 12/15/2017 N/A N/A
  • B. Scholl
  • S. Petrie
Open
17 of 28 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This is an 8 week course. Students are encouraged to also take FSC108-Fundamentals of Fire Prevention (online), offered during the first 8 weeks of the semester.
      Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class
      Class 38073 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $15

Wildland Firefighter (FSC110) 3 Credits

Basic-level course for individuals with little or no experience in the wildland environment. Preparation for performing as a beginning-level wildland firefighter with an organized fire department engine or hand crew. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
18690 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
K 116 - Classroom
In Person 09/30/2017- 10/08/2017 Sat,Su 8:00AM- 5:00PM
  • S. Jackson
  • K. Shaver
Open
13 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class meets on Saturday & Sunday, 9/30 - 10/7
      Flex Start Class
      Class 18690 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $30
    • Additional Class Notes: Successful completion & testing will award NWCG Wildland FF 2 certification including S-130 & 190, L-180 & I-100 certifications.
      Includes Field Operations requiring physical exertion. Involves hands-on training in Wildland fire fighting concepts utilizing a variety of tools & equipment .
      Class Meets for Two (2) Weeks
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
18691 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
K 116 - Classroom
In Person 12/02/2017- 12/10/2017 Sat,Su 8:00AM- 5:00PM
  • K. Shaver
  • S. Jackson
Open
27 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class meets on Saturday & Sunday, 12/2-10
      Flex Start Class
      Class 18691 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $30
    • Additional Class Notes: Successful completion & testing will award NWCG Wildland FF 2 certification including S-130 & 190, L-180 & I-100 certifications.
      Includes Field Operations requiring physical exertion. Involves hands-on training in Wildland fire fighting concepts utilizing a variety of tools & equipment .
      Class Meets for Two (2) Weeks

Fundamentals of Emergency Management (FSC148) 3 Credits

Emergency management systems including career opportunities, function, tasks and responsibilities of the emergency management program manager, role of the emergency manager in mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery. Past civil defense and current emergency management systems since evolution from World War II. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19816 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/16/2017- 12/15/2017 N/A N/A
  • J. Bonnell
Open
17 of 26 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Class Meets for Eight (8) Weeks
      *NOTE: NEW CLASS DATES, 10/16/17 - 12/15/17
      Class 19816 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $15

Ladder Operations (FSC159) 1 Credit

Comprehensive training for members of fire department ladder companies. Emphasis on safety, progressive skills, and equipment review. Prerequisites: Permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19817 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 11/04/2017- 11/05/2017 Sat,Su 8:30AM- 5:00PM
  • J. Segebarth
Open
17 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 19817 meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad on Saturday Nov 04, 2017 from 8:30AM - 5:00PM
      Class 19817 also meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad on Sunday Nov 05, 2017 from 8:30AM - 1:00PM
      Class meets at the Phoenix Fire Department Training Academy, 2425 W. Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix. This course will involve hands-on skills & physical exertion while wearing FF protective equipment.
      Prerequisite: Successful completion of FSC102, or accredited FF I & II cert, or career FF, or Dept permission.
      *Please contact the FSC office @ 602-787-6782 for approval
      Course fee is for turnout equip and specialized equipment use
      Permission of Department Required
      Flex Start Class
      Class 19817 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $75

Fireground Survival (FSC175) 0.5 Credits

On-deck procedures, focusing on implementation, tasks and responsibilities, logistics, and their impact on tactics, strategy, and scene safety. Assignment of Rapid Intervention Company (RIC) responsibilities to the on-deck company. Fireground survival skills. Prerequisites: Permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19818 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 10/22/2017- 10/22/2017 Su 9:00AM- 3:30PM
  • C. Pardi
Open
17 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class meets at the Phoenix Fire Department Training Academy, 2425 W. Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix. This course will involve hands-on skills & physical exertion while wearing FF protective equipment.
      Prerequisite: Successful completion of FSC102, or accredited FF I & II cert, or career FF, or Dept permission.
      *Please contact the FSC office @ 602-787-6782 for approval
      Course fee is for turnout equip and specialized equipment use
      Permission of Department Required
      Flex Start Class
      Class 19818 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $50

Battalion Chief Academy (FSC231) 3 Credits

Examine the many roles and responsibilities required of a chief officer. Manage emergency incidents, explore personal and professional growth, view department issues more globally, manage personnel more effectively, manage conflict resolution for positive outcomes, and define leadership. Prerequisites: None. FSC202 and FSC204 are suggested but not required.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38386 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person 10/19/2017- 11/03/2017 W,Th,F 8:00AM- 5:00PM
  • J. Nichols
Open
30 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This is a closed course for the 2017 AFCA Battalion Chief Academy under the AFCA ESA.
      Class location is at the Avondale Fire Administration, 1825 N. 107th Ave, Avondale 85323
      Class Dates: 10/19, 20, 25, 26, 27, 11/1, 2 & 3 (must attend all class sessions)
      Permission of Department Required

Introduction to Business (GBS151) 3 Credits

Characteristics and activities of current local, national, and international business. An overview of economics, marketing, management and finance. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17999 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
J 139 - Classroom
In Person 10/16/2017- 12/06/2017 M,W 12:30PM- 3:20PM
  • R. Medrano
Open
5 of 32 Seats Available

World Geography II: Western Hemisphere (GCU122) 3 Credits

Description and analysis of variations in social, economic, and political phenomena in major world regions. Emphasis on Sub-Saharan Africa, Latin America, and Anglo America. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37156 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/16/2017- 12/10/2017 N/A N/A
  • J. Sommerfeld
Open
14 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class

Introduction to Physical Geography Lab (GPH112) 1 Credit

Laboratory experience in support of GPH111. Note: General Education Designation: Natural Sciences (Quantitative) - [SQ] in combination with GPH111. Prerequisites or Corequisites: GPH111.

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38227 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/16/2017- 12/10/2017 N/A N/A
  • K. Hill
Open
3 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      **Students must co-enroll in lab section GPH111-38221**
  • Textbook info pending

Landform Processes (GPH211) 4 Credits

Geographic characterisitcs of landforms and earth-survace processes emphasizing erosion, transportation, deposition and implications for human management of the environment. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ENG101, or ENG107, or equivalent.

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19198 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/16/2017- 12/10/2017 N/A N/A
  • J. Douglass
Open
7 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Class Note: To access and complete the required labs, you will need to create your own online account with the online Gradeify service, and pay an $50 access fee directly to Gradeify. Check syllabus or contact instructor for information on how to create and pay for a Gradeify account.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Flex Start Class
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 19198 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 19199 held Online (J. Douglass)

CPR for Health Care Provider (HCC109) 0.5 Credits

Current American Heart Association standards for one and two rescuer cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and obstructed airway procedures on the adult, infant, and pediatric victim. Use of automatic, external defibrillation and resuscitation equipment. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18684 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
Cactus Shadows High School Con
In Person 12/05/2017- 12/06/2017 Tu,W 12:05PM- 4:00PM
  • Staff
Open
17 of 26 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18686 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
K 116 - Classroom
In Person 11/18/2017- 11/18/2017 Sat 8:00AM- 4:00PM
  • Staff
Open
16 of 26 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18685 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
L 102 - Health Occupations
In Person 10/15/2017- 10/15/2017 Su 8:00AM- 4:00PM
  • D. Sanchez
Open
20 of 24 Seats Available

Introduction to Healthcare IT and Systems (HTM150) 3 Credits

Introduction to current and emerging Healthcare IT systems with particular emphasis on healthcare information and data, governance, information systems and technologies, and industry challenges in a value-added healthcare environment. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS105 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19552 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/16/2017- 12/10/2017 N/A N/A
  • A. Rusu
Open
14 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Late start.

Cultural Dimension for International Trade (IBS109) 3 Credits

The importance of cultural sensitivity in international business relations investigated by studying the impact of geography, history, religion, politics, customs and cross-cultural communications on society. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19830 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/16/2017- 12/10/2017 N/A N/A
  • C. Loucy
Open
7 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Late start.

Research in a Global Society (IFS210) 3 Credits

A comparative study focused on access to digital information in a global environment. Explore the global culture developing around the Internet and the impact of local, national and global cultures as well as economic and social factors related to the flow of information in a global society. Examine emerging technologies to produce and distribute information across cultures in a global society in an ethical manner. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
38133 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/16/2017- 12/10/2017 N/A N/A
  • L. Espinoza
  • C. Kilbridge
Open
2 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Flex Start Class

Emerging Leaders I (LDR101) 2 Credits

Concepts and application of leadership skills and service learning to promote social change and value clarification. Development of organizational leadership skills through experiential learning. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37615 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
M 212 - Classroom
In Person 10/06/2017- 12/01/2017 F 2:00PM- 5:00PM
  • J. Rubin
Open
12 of 40 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 37615 meets at M 210 - Classroom on Friday Oct 06, 2017 from 2:00PM - 5:00PM
      Class 37615 also meets at M 212 - Classroom Fridays from Oct 06 to Dec 01, 2017 from 2:00PM - 5:00PM
      Class 37615 also meets at M 210 - Classroom on Friday Oct 20, 2017 from 2:00PM - 5:00PM
      Class 37615 also meets at Emerging Leaders Retreat Friday from Nov 03 to Nov 05, 2017
      Class 37615 also meets at M 210 - Classroom on Friday Nov 17, 2017 from 2:00PM - 5:00PM
      Class 37615 also meets at M 210 - Classroom on Friday Dec 01, 2017 from 2:00PM - 5:00PM
      Class 37615 costs include Student Development/Leadership Fee: $75

Intermediate Algebra (MAT122) 3 Credits

Analysis of rational, radical, quadratic and exponential equations, functions and applications; graphs of radical, quadratic and exponential functions; operations on polynomial, rational, and radical expressions. Note: May receive credit for only one of the following: MAT120, MAT121, or MAT122. Prerequisites: An appropriate mathematics placement score, OR a grade of "B" or better for MAT090, or MAT091, or MAT092, OR (an appropriate diagnostic score, or a grade of "B" or better in each of the following courses: MAT055, MAT056, and MAT057).

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19483 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/16/2017- 12/10/2017 N/A N/A
  • M. Wolfe
Open
3 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      2nd 8wk Online Class: 10/16 - 12/10/17
      Webassign: Instructor requires students to purchase/use Webassign/Ebook
    • Additional Class Notes: MAT122 format is an accelerated version of MAT121 with less time on each topic than MAT121 or MAT120.
      Do not purchase Textbook or Materials until after first class meeting.
      Graphing calculator may be required check with Instructor on the first day of class.
      To see this Instructor’s photo and bio, click the link below.
      https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/mathematics/math-faculty-directory

Investigating Geometry, Probability and Statistics (MAT257) 4 Credits

Explores geometry, measurement, probability and statistics. Uses visualization, technologies, problem solving, reasoning and proof to develop a conceptual understanding of these topics. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MAT256 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19491 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Q 301 - Classroom
In Person 10/17/2017- 12/15/2017 Tu,Th 12:00PM- 3:45PM
  • D. Stryk
Open
22 of 32 Seats Available

Survey of American Music (MHL155) 3 Credits

History of the music of North America from the earliest American Indian music to the present. Introduction to the musical trends, composers, socioeconomic developments and trends, musical forms and styles that influence our modern American musical sense. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: C, H, HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19338 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
M 233 - Classroom
In Person 10/17/2017- 12/08/2017 Tu,Th 2:00PM- 4:40PM
  • L. Chivers
Open
19 of 32 Seats Available

Professional Telephone Techniques (OAS107) 1 Credit

Proper telephone techniques and professional business manners. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19324 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/16/2017- 12/10/2017 N/A N/A
  • M. Carter
Open
18 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Fitness For Life (PED101FL) 1 Credit

Learn the basics of designing and implementing a personalized fitness program to meet your needs in the areas of Cardiovascular Fitness, Weight Control, Muscular Strength and Flexibility. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED101FL may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
18735 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 10/20/2017- 12/15/2017 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
  • L. Cvach
  • T. Voeller
Open
81 of 100 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Late Start class.
      Class 18735 costs include Fitness Center User Fee: $15
    • Additional Class Notes: Fitness activity and wellness study to help develop a lifetime of regular exercise, stress management, and proper nutrition. Recommended for community members wanting to use the PVCC Fitness Center for a regular weekly exercise program or PVCC students who have successfully completed PED115. All new Fitness Center members must have an orientation. To schedule an orientation call 602-787-7270, or complete the orientation online on Canvas. Questions? Call (602) 787-7270 for information. Pass/No Credit. Additional Course Fee: $15.
      Flex Start Class

Golf (PED101GO) 1 Credit

Instruction and practice for all skill levels, beginning through advanced. Assistance on shot making, club selection and etiquette on the course. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED101GO may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19931 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
F 130 - Seminar Room
In Person 10/04/2017- 12/13/2017 W 9:30AM- 11:40AM
  • M. Peters
Open
11 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 19931 meets at Paradise Vly Offsite - Other Wednesdays from Oct 04 to Dec 13, 2017 from 9:30AM - 11:40AM
      Class 19931 also meets at F 130 - Seminar Room on Wednesday Oct 04, 2017 from 9:30AM - 11:40AM
      Class 19931 also meets at Off Site: PV Golf Course Wednesdays from Oct 11 to Dec 13, 2017 from 9:30AM - 11:40AM
    • Additional Class Notes: Beginning - This class covers basic terms, rules and regulations, how to hold the club, proper stance, putting the ball, and fundamentals of chipping and pitching the ball. Students must supply their own golf clubs. Students must pay additional greens fees directly to the golf course. The first class will meet in room F 130. The 2nd class meeting will be on the Paradise Valley Golf Course. Extended class periods during golf course playing dates.
      Flex Start Class

Lifetime Fitness (PED115) 2 Credits

Increase personal fitness, strength, and vitality. Current principles of cardiovascular exercise, weight training, flexibility, and balance exercises applicable to lifetime fitness goals. Personalized fitness plans developed and implemented with support of highly trained fitness professionals. Techniques to make sessions more effective and enjoyable. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED115 may be repeated for a total of eight (8) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
18889 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 09/16/2017- 12/15/2017 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
  • L. Cvach
  • T. Voeller
Open
91 of 100 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Letter Grade Late Start Class. Additional Course Fee: $20. Late enrollment through 10/20/17.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      PED115 includes group exercise classes (space permitting). See front desk staff for details regarding the procedures for attending. These include the following classes:
      PED101GF 5:30p MW Floor, Core, and More
      PED101BS 6:30p TR Cardio Sculpting
      PED101 ZU 6:30p MW Zumba

Introduction to Logic (PHI103) 3 Credits

Informal logic, logical fallacies, elementary symbolic logic, analysis of argument forms, and construction of proofs for validity. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ENG101, or ENG107, or equivalent.

General Education Designations: HU, L

SUN# PHI1103
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18191 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
M 229 - Classroom
In Person 10/17/2017- 12/08/2017 Tu,Th 3:00PM- 5:40PM
  • K. Makedonsky
Open
29 of 32 Seats Available

Introduction to Psychology (PSY101) 3 Credits

To acquaint the student with basic principles, methods and fields of psychology such as learning, memory, emotion, perception, physiological, developmental, intelligence, social and abnormal. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# PSY1101
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36674 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
M 105 - Classroom
Hybrid 10/18/2017- 12/08/2017 W 1:30PM- 4:10PM
  • K. Walker
Open
1 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: HYBRID: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom.Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class

Introduction to Sport Psychology (PSY215) 3 Credits

Application of the physiological, behavioral, social, cognitive, and humanistic perspectives in psychology to sport. Includes topics such as optimal performance, correlation, motivation, co-action effect, self-actualization, psycho-behavioral techniques, self-efficacy, and the general health benefits of sport participation. Prerequisites: PSY101 with a grade of "C" or better, or permission of Instructor.

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17954 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/16/2017- 12/10/2017 N/A N/A
  • D. Berry
Open
5 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class

Real Estate Principles II (REA180) 3 Credits

Advanced work in real estate including escrow procedures and title insurance, liens and encumbrances, advanced contracts, water rights, toxic waste and environmental hazards, agency, ethics and professional relationships, real estate code and the Commissioner's rules, investment, property management, and government restrictions. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in REA179 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18034 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
J 140 - Classroom
In Person 10/24/2017- 12/15/2017 Tu,Th 6:30PM- 9:45PM
  • L. Phelps
Open
13 of 34 Seats Available

Caving (REC155AB) 1 Credit

Basic caving skills. Includes cave ecology, navigation, safety systems, lighting systems and equipment selection. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18720 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person 10/24/2017- 10/29/2017 N/A N/A
  • J. Parafinik
Open
12 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Introduction to Caving
      First orientation class is Tuesday, Oct. 24, 7-8pm in PE137 at Scottsdale Community College. This is a one-time orientation class. Date of the trip is Oct. 28-29. Basic caving skills. Includes cave ecology, navigation, safety systems, lighting systems and equipment selection. This course is for beginners. Basic level of fitness required. Develop cave exploration skills and learn lighting systems and cave conservation essentials according to Leave No Trace (LNT) principles. Students will learn cave ecology and the proper use of equipment. Activities will be conducted in active caves, with ample time for cave exploration. Students will spend one night camping at a campground. Caving equipment (helmet), transportation and dinner/breakfast are provided. Travel/activity cost $45. Travel/activity cost is due at registration, no travel/activity cost refunds after 10/24. Class meets and departs from Scottsdale Community College (SCC). Enrollment limit – 18. Email the instructor, Josh Parafinik for more information at j7win@yahoo.com
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Outdoor Survival (REC155AJ) 1 Credit

Introduction to and practice of essential skills needed for procuring shelter, water and fire in a wilderness environment. Prerequisites: None. Note: REC155AJ may be repeated for a total of four (4) credits.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18772 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person 10/31/2017- 11/05/2017 N/A N/A
  • J. Parafinik
Open
15 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Outdoor Survival
      First orientation class is Tuesday, Oct. 31, 7-8pm in PE137 at Scottsdale Community College. This is a one-time orientation class. Date of the trip is Nov. 4-5. Learn essential skills needed for procuring shelter, water and fire in a wilderness environment. This course is hands-on, held in the outdoors with overnight camping. Basic level of fitness required. Travel/activity cost $85. Travel/activity cost is due at registration, no travel/activity cost refunds after 10/31. Class meets and departs from Scottsdale Community College (SCC). Enrollment limit – 18. Email the instructor, Josh Parafinik for more information at j7win@yahoo.com
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Small Business Customer Relations (SBS214) 1 Credit

Developing and improving customer relations for the small business. Planning and delivering quality customer service. Includes topics on attitude of employees, customer perceptions and motivations, handling customer dissatisfaction, and developing customer, supplier, vendor, and distributor loyalty. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18037 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/16/2017- 12/10/2017 N/A N/A
  • O. Duarte
Open
11 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Late start.
    • Additional Class Notes: Offered Fall semester only.

Financial and Tax Management for Small Business (SBS230) 2 Credits

An overview of accounting and record-keeping for the successful management of a small business. Develops an understanding of the accounting cycle and preparation of financial statements. Includes section on tax consequences and the choice of legal entity choice based on taxation. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19653 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/16/2017- 12/10/2017 N/A N/A
  • L. Clark
Open
11 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Late start.

Society and Business (SBU200) 3 Credits

The study and scientific inquiry of issues and demands placed on business enterprise by owners, customers, government, employees and society. Included are social, ethical and public issues and analysis of the social impact of business responses. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19841 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/16/2017- 12/10/2017 N/A N/A
  • M. Taylor Jr
Open
1 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Theatre Production I (THP201AA) 1 Credit

Designed to give college credit to the cast and technical production crews of college theatre productions. Prerequisites: None. Note: THP201AA may be repeated for a total of four (4) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18579 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 10/17/2017- 11/20/2017 N/A N/A
  • A. Robertson
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available

Theatre Production II (THP201AB) 2 Credits

Designed to give college credit to the cast and technical production crews of college theatre productions. Prerequisites: None. Note: THP201AB may be repeated for a total of four (4) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18601 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 10/17/2017- 11/20/2017 N/A N/A
  • A. Robertson
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available

Opportunities in Production (THP268) 3 Credits

Provides the continuing design student, dramaturge, stage management, technical director, and directing students with opportunities to expand the versatility of professional skills. Emphasis on relating their work to the total production process. Linking design ideas to production concept. Maintain dramaturge, stage manager, director documentation. Practical application of student work for portfolio development. Prerequisites: Permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37479 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
M 151 - Studio Theatre
In Person 09/29/2017- 12/15/2017 N/A N/A
  • A. Robertson
Open
19 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Prerequisites: THP112 and THP214 or permission of instructor.
      Provides the continuing directing and design students with opportunities to expand the versatility of professional skills. Emphasis on production process, culminating in One Act play in Studio Theatre
      Flex Start Class

Special Projects (THP298AA) 1 Credit

Organized and tailored around the interests and needs of the individual student. Structured to provide an atmosphere of individualized research and study paralleled by professional expertise and guidance. Professional-type facilities and equipment are made available for student use. Allows the best aspects of independent study and individualized learning to be combined to maximize student development. Prerequisites: Permission of Program Director or Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18620 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
M 151 - Studio Theatre
Independent Study 10/02/2017- 12/15/2017 N/A N/A
  • A. Robertson
Open
10 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for student directors for fall productions.
      Signature of instructor and Fine and Performing Arts Division Chair Required for enrollment.
      Flex Start Class

Auditory Meditation (WED258) 2 Credits

Focuses on the East Indian Yogic (Siddha) and Ayurvedic (Transcendental) meditation traditions and use of mantras, sounds and music in meditation. Discussion of the Vedanta System of Philosophy and the Bhagavad Gita. Explores the history and popularity of auditory meditations, and scientific research into the health benefits of Transcendental Meditation (TM) and other auditory meditations. Prerequisites or Corequisites: WED257 or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36732 Fall 2017 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 10/07/2017- 12/09/2017 Sat 1:00PM- 3:00PM
  • A. Barkworth
Open
23 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 36732 meets at F 133 - PE/Dance Activities on Saturday Oct 07, 2017 from 1:00PM - 3:00PM
      Class 36732 also meets at F 133 - PE/Dance Activities on Saturday Oct 21, 2017 from 1:00PM - 3:00PM
      Class 36732 also meets at F 133 - PE/Dance Activities on Saturday Nov 04, 2017 from 1:00PM - 3:00PM
      Class 36732 also meets at F 133 - PE/Dance Activities on Saturday Nov 18, 2017 from 1:00PM - 3:00PM
      Class 36732 also meets at F 133 - PE/Dance Activities on Saturday Dec 09, 2017 from 1:00PM - 3:00PM
      Hybrid: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754. See syllabus for specific class dates. Class meets 10/7, 10/21, 11/4, 11/18, and 12/9.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

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