Matched 24 Courses / 46 Classes

Introduction to Criminal Justice (AJS101) 3 Credits

An introduction to crime and society's responses to it. Examines the nature and causes of crime, the criminal law, constitutional safeguards, and the organization and operation of the criminal justice system including the police, courts, jails, prisons, probation and parole departments, and community corrections agencies. Covers the history of the criminal justice system, terminology and career opportunities. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# AJS1101
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16638 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 05/26/2020 - 07/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Smith
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Victimology and Crisis Management (AJS258) 3 Credits

Victimology, the criminal justice system, techniques of crisis intervention, and the importance of a multicultural and global perspective. Includes sexual assault, family violence, post-traumatic stress disorder, the role of substance abuse, effective coping skills, appropriate community resources and the responsiveness of the justice system. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: C, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16639 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 05/26/2020 - 07/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Williams
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17768 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 06/08/2020 - 07/30/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Callahan
Open
11 of 23 Seats Available

Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (ASB102) 3 Credits

Principles of cultural anthropology, with illustrative materials from a variety of cultures. The nature of culture; social, political, and economic systems; religion, aesthetics and language. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16688 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 05/26/2020 - 07/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Bjork
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Bones, Stones, and Human Evolution (ASM104) 4 Credits

Study of human evolution and variation; including fossil hominids and their tools, primate anatomy and behavior, human genetics, and the environment and human biology. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB, SG

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16623 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 05/26/2020 - 07/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Dashe
Closed
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Developing Child: Theory into Practice, Prenatal to Age Eight (CFS235) 3 Credits

Understanding and working with young children, birth through age eight. Analysis of young children's physical, social, emotional, cognitive and linguistic development within their home, school, and cultural contexts. Typical and atypical development. Implications for teachers and parents. Emphasis on observations and planning curriculum based on theories, research, and child-specific data.
Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16591 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 05/26/2020 - 07/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Ceklic
Closed
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Introduction to Human Communication (COM100) 3 Credits

Introduces the theory and practice of human communication. Surveys communication topics related to interpersonal, small group, and public communication. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# COM1100
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16528 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 06/29/2020 - 07/30/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Shadburne
Open
8 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16199 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 05/26/2020 - 06/25/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Forgy
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16201 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 05/26/2020 - 06/25/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Powers
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16204 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 05/26/2020 - 06/25/2020 N/A N/A
  • F. Ramirez
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Interpersonal Communication (COM110) 3 Credits

Theory and practice of communication skills which affect day-to-day interactions with other persons. Topics may include using verbal and nonverbal symbols, interactive listening, resolving interpersonal conflict, developing and maintaining personal and professional relationships. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# COM1110
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16606 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 05/26/2020 - 06/25/2020 N/A N/A
  • W. Thielen
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16717 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 06/29/2020 - 07/30/2020 N/A N/A
  • W. Thielen
Closed
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Elements of Intercultural Communication (COM263) 3 Credits

Diverse cultural contexts are explored through basic concepts, principles, and theories of intercultural communication. Discovering effective interaction and appropriate communication in a global community is emphasized.
Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: C, G, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16429 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 05/26/2020 - 07/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Pierceall
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16431 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 06/29/2020 - 07/30/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Pierceall
Open
10 of 23 Seats Available

Macroeconomic Principles (ECN211) 3 Credits

A descriptive analysis of the structure and functioning of the American economy. Emphasis on basic economic institutions and factors that determine national income and employment levels. Consideration given to the macroeconomic topics of national income, unemployment, inflation and monetary and fiscal policies. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# ECN2201
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16442 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 05/26/2020 - 07/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Cavalcant
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Microeconomic Principles (ECN212) 3 Credits

Microeconomic analysis including the theory of consumer choice, price determination, resource allocation and income distribution. Includes non-competitive market structures such as monopoly and oligopoly; and the effects of government regulation. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# ECN2202
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16180 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 05/26/2020 - 07/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Cavalcant
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Victimology and Crisis Management (EMT258) 3 Credits

Victimology, the criminal justice system, techniques of crisis intervention, and the importance of a multicultural and global perspective. Includes sexual assault, family violence, post-traumatic stress disorder, the role of substance abuse, effective coping skills, appropriate community resources and the responsiveness of the justice system. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: C, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16642 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 05/26/2020 - 07/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Williams
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17770 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 06/08/2020 - 07/30/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Callahan
Open
11 of 23 Seats Available

Victimology and Crisis Management (FSC258) 3 Credits

Victimology, the criminal justice system, techniques of crisis intervention, and the importance of a multicultural and global perspective. Includes sexual assault, family violence, post-traumatic stress disorder, the role of substance abuse, effective coping skills, appropriate community resources and the responsiveness of the justice system. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: C, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16641 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 05/26/2020 - 07/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Williams
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17769 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 06/08/2020 - 07/30/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Callahan
Open
11 of 23 Seats Available

Healthful Living (HES100) 3 Credits

Health and wellness and their application to an optimal life style. Explores current topics of interest such as stress management, nutrition, fitness, and environmental health. Evaluates common risk factors associated with modern lifestyles. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16290 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 05/26/2020 - 07/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
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History of Eastern Civilizations to 1850 (HIS113) 3 Credits

An examination of the characteristics and development of civilizations, religions and philosophies of the Middle East, India, Far East, and Southeast Asia. From ancient times to the mid-nineteenth century. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G, H, HU, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16555 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 05/26/2020 - 06/25/2020 N/A N/A
  • V. Ghosh
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Information in a Post-Truth World (IFS201) 3 Credits

Development of critical thinking skills in using information. Exploration of how information can be used as a tool or a weapon. Explanation of the role of information as a consumer and creator. Recognition of the impact of culture and worldview on how information is understood, created, and disseminated. Prerequisites: A grade of "C" or better in ENG101 or ENG107.

General Education Designations: L, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
16547 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 06/08/2020 - 07/30/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Mickelsen
  • S. Afnan-Manns
Open
21 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: No textbook required for this class.
      Online Format:
      - Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.  
    • Additional Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

American National Government (POS110) 3 Credits

Study of the historical backgrounds, governing principles, and institutions, of the national government of the United States. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# POS1110
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17716 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 05/26/2020 - 07/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Hahn
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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
19108 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 06/29/2020 - 07/30/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Berry
Open
23 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16795 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 05/26/2020 - 07/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Bonnell
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Summer 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16796 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 05/26/2020 - 07/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Bach-Starling
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Summer 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16721 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 06/29/2020 - 07/30/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Lazzara
Open
23 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. 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).
      Students should attend first day of class before buying book.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16541 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 05/26/2020 - 07/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Lazzara
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. 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).
      No Textbook required for this class section - Free Open Educational Resources
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16654 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 05/26/2020 - 07/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Blair
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Students should attend first day of class before buying book.
      Reserved for Early College Programs
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses 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.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Summer 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16164 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 06/29/2020 - 07/30/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Walker
Open
1 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16166 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 06/08/2020 - 07/30/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Walker
Open
4 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16167 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 05/26/2020 - 07/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Berry
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Students should attend first day of class before buying book.
      Reserved for Early College Programs
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Summer 2020.
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16168 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 05/26/2020 - 06/25/2020 N/A N/A
  • D. Berry
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Psychology and Culture (PSY132) 3 Credits

Presents current knowledge about human diversity in behavior and culture using examples from a variety of contexts within western and global societies. Highlights topics in cross-cultural psychology, such as intergroup relations, diverse cognitive styles, ethnocentrism, gender, personality, emotion, language, communication, work and health. The role of enculturation throughout the lifespan will be explored to increase awareness of how behavioral and cognitive principles affect interactions in a multicultural world. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: C, G, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16610 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 05/26/2020 - 07/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Sada
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Developmental Psychology (PSY240) 3 Credits

Human development from conception through adulthood. Includes: physical, cognitive, emotional and social capacities that develop at various ages. Recommended for students majoring in nursing, education, pre-med, and psychology. 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
16162 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 05/26/2020 - 07/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Walker
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16657 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 06/08/2020 - 07/30/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Lazzara
Open
9 of 23 Seats Available

Abnormal Psychology (PSY266) 3 Credits

Distinguishes between normal behavior and psychological disorders. Subjects may include stress disorders, problems with anxiety and depression, unusual and abnormal sexual behavior, schizophrenia and addictive behaviors. Causes and treatments of psychological problems and disorders are discussed. 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
16448 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 06/01/2020 - 07/23/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Sada
Open
2 of 23 Seats Available

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
16706 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 05/26/2020 - 06/25/2020 N/A N/A
  • D. Preston-Ortiz
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Introduction to Sociology (SOC101) 3 Credits

The systematic study of social behavior and human groups, particularly the influence of culture, socialization, social structure, stratification, social institutions, differentiation by region, race, ethnicity, sex/gender, age, class, and socio/cultural change upon people's attitudes and behaviors. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# SOC1101
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18612 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 05/26/2020 - 07/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • D. Sanchez
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19110 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 06/29/2020 - 07/30/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Bernhart
Open
23 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16163 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 05/26/2020 - 07/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Marion
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16655 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 06/29/2020 - 07/30/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Marion
Open
3 of 23 Seats Available

Sustainable Cities (SSH111) 3 Credits

Introduction to the field of sustainability and exploration of the practices leading to the development of sustainable cities. Explores the concept of sustainable development of cities within local, regional, and global contexts. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G, HU, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17851 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 05/26/2020 - 08/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
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Victimology and Crisis Management (SWU258) 3 Credits

Victimology, the criminal justice system, techniques of crisis intervention, and the importance of a multicultural and global perspective. Includes sexual assault, family violence, post-traumatic stress disorder, the role of substance abuse, effective coping skills, appropriate community resources and the responsiveness of the justice system. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: C, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17771 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 06/08/2020 - 07/30/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Callahan
Open
10 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16640 Summer 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 05/26/2020 - 07/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Williams
Class Started
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