Matched 96 Courses / 107 Classes

Creating College Success (AAA115) 1 Credit

Strategies to create success in college. Methods for selecting and developing effective academic strategies, increasing self-awareness and developing self-management strategies. Elements of college resources and relationships with others explored in support of students' educational experience. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28129 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/04/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • T. Adriance
Open
19 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).
      Textbook information for this class will be given out on the first day of class.

Computerized Accounting (ACC115) 2 Credits

Mastery of a microcomputer accounting system including the general ledger, accounts receivable, accounts payable and payroll. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ACC107 or ACC111 or ACC211 or ACC230, or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34895 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • L. Clark
Open
13 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.
      Software:
      QuickBooks software requires Windows.

Managerial Accounting (ACC212) 3 Credits

Development and analysis of accounting information for managerial planning and control. Prerequisites: A grade of "C" or better in (ACC111 and ACC112), or ACC211, and (CIS105 or permission of Department or Division).

SUN# ACC2202
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29427 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
J 140 - Classroom
In Person 03/18/2019 - 05/03/2019 M,W 12:00PM - 3:00PM
  • L. Clark
Open
2 of 32 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29444 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
Aquila Hall 141 - Black Mtn
In Person 03/18/2019 - 05/03/2019 M,W 12:30PM - 3:30PM
  • J. Hanson
Open
28 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      7 WEEK CLASS
      Location:
      PVCC at Black Mountain
      Address: 34250 N. 60th St., Scottsdale, AZ 85266
      Phone: 602.493.2600
    • Additional Class Notes: Prerequisite CIS105 is waived by Business/IT Division.

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
29790 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
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.
      Flex Start Class

Substantive Criminal Law (AJS109) 3 Credits

Covers philosophy of legal sanctions and historical development from the common law to modern American criminal law, classifications of crimes, elements of and parties to crimes, general definition of crimes, common defenses utilized. Includes specific offenses and the essential elements of each offense. Required in AJS curriculum. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29638 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • M. Williams
Open
2 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      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.

Serial Killers And Mass Murderers (AJS192) 3 Credits

The study of serial killers, mass murderers and their victims. Examines the history and frequency of these crimes, profiles the killers and their victims, explores theories of causation, and discusses the problems and techniques of investigation, prosecution, punishment, and prevention. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29421 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 228 - Classroom
In Person 03/18/2019 - 05/10/2019 M,W 1:30PM - 4:10PM
  • M. Williams
Open
14 of 32 Seats Available

Current Issues In Criminal Justice (AJS200) 3 Credits

Examines current issues, techniques and trends in the Criminal Justice System. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29738 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • J. Smith
Open
12 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
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

The Correction Function (AJS240) 3 Credits

Examines the history and development of correctional theories and institutions. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34250 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • M. Williams
Open
12 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      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.

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
29423 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • M. Williams
Open
6 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

Magic, Witchcraft and Healing: An Introduction to Comparative Religion (ASB214) 3 Credits

Origins, elements, and forms of religion; a comparative survey of religious beliefs, myths, rituals and symbolism including magic, witchcraft and healing as practiced in selected regions of the world; the place of religion in the total culture. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G, HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37443 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • J. Parks
Open
1 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      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.

Computer Usage and Applications (BPC110) 3 Credits

Introduction to business and personal computer operations and usage. Software applications for analyzing and solving business problems including word processing, spreadsheet, database, and presentation graphics. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: CS

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29356 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • D. Weddle
Open
12 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
    • Additional Class Notes: MS Office 2016, Windows Operating System.
      Do not purchase Textbook or Materials until after first class meeting.

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
36961 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
E 146: Computer Commons
In Person 03/21/2019 - 04/11/2019 Th 1:00PM - 4:30PM
  • K. Khalili
Open
5 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
35652 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • P. Craycroft
Open
16 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.

Art Activities For The Young Child (CFS101AH) 1 Credit

The creative use of art media and techniques at appropriate developmental levels. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29068 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 126 - Psychology Classroom
In Person 03/30/2019 - 04/06/2019 Sat 8:00AM - 3:30PM
  • C. Colunga
Open
11 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 Instructors Availability
29716 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 126 - Psychology Classroom
In Person 03/02/2019 - 03/09/2019 Sat 8:00AM - 3:30PM
  • S. Winburn
  • A. Stigsson
Open
14 of 24 Seats Available

Preparation for Fundamental Chemistry (CHM090) 1 Credit

A developmental course designed to review basic math and chemistry principles for students deficient or insecure in these areas. Stresses individualized instruction and "hands-on" experience. Serves to prepare the student for CHM130. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36289 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
G 137 - Classroom
In Person 03/20/2019 - 05/10/2019 W 12:00PM - 1:50PM
  • S. Bains
Open
16 of 24 Seats Available

Survey of Computer Information Systems (CIS105) 3 Credits

Overview of computer technology, concepts, terminology, and the role of computers in business and society. Discussion of social and ethical issues related to computers. Use of word processing, spreadsheet, database, and presentation software. Includes uses of application software and the Internet for efficient and effective problem solving. Exploration of relevant emerging technologies. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: CS

SUN# CIS1120
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28065 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • D. Smith
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
    • Additional Class Notes: Software: MS Office 2016, Windows Operating System.
      CIS105 transfers to ASU as CIS200 or CSE180 (which is one option to fulfill the CS requirement); to NAU as CIS120; and to U of A as MIS111. CIS105 is required for many business degrees.
      Do not purchase textbook or materials until after first class meeting.

Excel Spreadsheet (CIS114DE) 3 Credits

Computer spreadsheet skills for solving business problems using Excel, including calculations, forecasting, projections, macro programming, database searching, extraction, linking, statistics, and matrix manipulation. Production of graphs and reports. Project design using multiple, integrated spreadsheets. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28094 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • M. Carter
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: MS Office 2013, Windows Operating System.
      Do not purchase Textbook or Materials until after first class meeting.

E-Commerce (CIS235) 3 Credits

Introduction to Electronic Commerce on the Internet. Designing an electronic storefront including web page content and development, e-commerce site marketing, advertisement, legal and security considerations, credit card and other debit transaction covered. Also includes current issues in e-commerce. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS133CA or CIS133DA, or permission of the Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28055 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
E 142: Computer Commons
Hybrid 03/20/2019 - 05/05/2019 W 6:00PM - 9:30PM
  • J. Storslee
Open
16 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: 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

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
34479 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • W. Thielen
Open
10 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.

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
29237 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 231 - Classroom
In Person 03/18/2019 - 05/03/2019 M,W 12:00PM - 2:40PM
  • M. Dew
Open
17 of 25 Seats Available

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
37605 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
K 104 - Counseling
In Person 03/19/2019 - 05/02/2019 Tu,Th 12:00PM - 1:55PM
  • M. Auten
Open
21 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: The $10 Counseling Class Fee is in addition to regular tuition.
      A special section for those interested in identifying their "why" (purpose) and then designing the "how" by incorporating their unique purpose into an action plan for creating a meaningful, fulfilling career and life.

College Critical Reading and Critical Thinking (CRE101) 3 Credits

Develop and apply critical thinking skills through critically reading varied and challenging materials. Includes analysis, evaluation, interpretation, and synthesis through at least two substantial writing and/or speaking tasks. Prerequisites: (A grade of C or better in ENG101 or ENG107) and (appropriate reading placement test score or a grade of C or better in RDG095 or RDG100 or RDG111 or RDG112 or RDG113 or permission of Instructor).

General Education Designations: L

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37261 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 226 - Classroom
In Person 03/19/2019 - 05/10/2019 Tu,Th 5:00PM - 7:40PM
  • D. Carey
Open
27 of 28 Seats Available

Introduction to Writing Poetry (CRW160) 3 Credits

Prewriting (invention and discovery); writing; analyzing and evaluating (in workshop); and revising to practice manipulating various elements of poetry, critique one's own and the poetry of others, and produce a portfolio of finished, marketable poems. Prerequisites: None. CRW150 recommended but not required.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28290 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 210 - Classroom
In Person 03/19/2019 - 05/03/2019 Tu,Th 2:00PM - 4:40PM
  • M. Botos
Open
19 of 25 Seats Available

Child Care Seminar (ECH269) 1 Credit

Emphasizes the blend of job-related activities including career exploration, employment procedures, human relations, and on-the-job issues. Note: CFS/ECH269 may be repeated for a total of three (3) credit hours. Prerequisites: Permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29052 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 127 - Reserved for CFS/ECH
In Person 03/21/2019 - 05/10/2019 Th 6:30PM - 8:10PM
  • C. Colunga
Open
5 of 15 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
29044 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 127 - Reserved for CFS/ECH
In Person 03/02/2019 - 03/09/2019 Sat 8:00AM - 3:30PM
  • S. Ceklic
Open
9 of 24 Seats Available

Movement/Music For The Young Child (ECH281) 1 Credit

Consideration of motor development in the toddler through the 8-year-old and exploration of age-appropriate rhythmic, musical and creative movement methods. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29048 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 231 - Classroom
In Person 03/02/2019 - 03/09/2019 Sat 8:00AM - 3:30PM
  • S. Wibe
Open
17 of 24 Seats Available

Discipline/Guidance Of Child Groups (ECH282) 1 Credit

Exploration of techniques for guiding children in groups with focus on individual child and adult needs for a disciplined environment. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29047 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 127 - Reserved for CFS/ECH
In Person 03/30/2019 - 04/06/2019 Sat 8:00AM - 3:30PM
  • G. Romero
Open
17 of 24 Seats Available

Professional Development in Early Childhood Education (ECH287) 1 Credit

Emerging professionalism within the field of early childhood education. Consideration of job responsibilities, rewards, ethics and current issues facing practitioners. Includes assessment and career planning. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29050 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 127 - Reserved for CFS/ECH
In Person 04/27/2019 - 05/04/2019 Sat 8:00AM - 3:30PM
  • S. Ceklic
Open
12 of 24 Seats Available

Introduction to Serving English Language Learners (ELL) (EDU220) 3 Credits

Rationale for and current educational and legal issues for serving English Language Learners (ELL). Comparison and evaluation of various types of language educational models including Structured English Immersion (SEI), English as a Second Language (ESL) and bilingual/Dual Language Immersion(DLI). Includes SEI, ESL, and bilingual/DLI strategies. Prerequisites: None. Note: Approved school-based practicum is required. EDU220 incorporates the 45-clock hour curricular framework for provisional SEI endorsement through the Arizona Department of Education.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29477 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • M. Kirk
Open
12 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
    • Additional Class Notes: EDU 220 requires a 12-hour field experience in an approved K-12 classroom setting. The State of Arizona requires an IVP fingerprint clearance card for all students engaged in a classroom field experience. There is a fee associated with this separate from tuition that will be the student's responsibility. The card is valid for six years. To avoid any delay, students should begin the fingerprint clearance process prior to the start of classes. Fingerprint clearance cards may be obtained through Fieldprint AZ. Please allow 20-30 minutes to set up the appointment online and have your credit card handy. Be sure to select any of the "IVP" options when prompted to do so. https://www.fieldprintarizona.com/

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
29523 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
L 102 - Health Occupations
Hybrid 03/03/2019 - 04/25/2019 M,Th,Su 9:00AM - 5:00PM
  • R. Dotterer
Open
10 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 29523 meets at L 102 - Health Occupations on Sunday Mar 03, 2019 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Class 29523 also meets at L 102 - Health Occupations on Monday Mar 04, 2019 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Class 29523 also meets at L 102 - Health Occupations on Sunday Apr 21, 2019 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Class 29523 also meets at L 102 - Health Occupations on Monday Apr 22, 2019 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Class 29523 also meets at L 102 - Health Occupations on Thursday Apr 25, 2019 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Reserved for EMT / FSC personnel.
      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.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29061 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 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.
      Flex Start Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

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 Instructor Availability
28644 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
FSC Classroom
In Person 03/03/2019 - 03/03/2019 Su 9:00AM - 5:00PM
  • D. Donahue
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
28719 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Q 519 EMT Classroom
In Person 03/02/2019 - 03/10/2019 Sat,Su 9:00AM - 5:00PM
  • D. Starr
  • T. Caskey
  • C. Willson
Open
1 of 21 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: **Classes will be held for two consecutive weekends on Saturdays & Sundays. Students must attend all four (4) dates for successful completion of the course.**
      Class 28719 costs include EMT Class Fee: $25

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
28587 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • M. Williams
Open
6 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

First-Year Composition (ENG101) 3 Credits

Emphasis on rhetoric and composition with a focus on expository writing and understanding writing as a process. Establishing effective college-level writing strategies through four or more writing projects comprising at least 3,000 words in total. Prerequisites: Appropriate writing placement test score, or a grade of "C" or better in ENG091 or ESL097.

General Education Designations: FYC

SUN# ENG1101
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29447 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 201 - Classroom
In Person 03/18/2019 - 05/10/2019 M,W 2:00PM - 4:40PM
  • C. Greenfield
Open
22 of 25 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
28237 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 125 - Classroom
In Person 03/18/2019 - 05/10/2019 M,W 2:00PM - 4:40PM
  • T. Kushibab
Open
20 of 25 Seats Available

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
34675 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
J 140 - Classroom
Hybrid 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 Tu 6:00PM - 8:30PM
  • D. Preston-Ortiz
Open
27 of 32 Seats Available

Business Start-Up and Planning (EPS195) 2 Credits

Development of a feasibility approach to strategic decision making concerning new venture start-up. Includes development of a business feasibility study and a preliminary business plan. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29521 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • J. Elmore
Open
13 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

Cardiovascular Fitness: Physiological Principles and Training Techniques (EXS132) 3 Credits

Covers principles and techniques of aerobic training and the application of these to the development of aerobic training programs. Includes instructional techniques and safety, and stresses injury prevention. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29480 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
F 131 - Classroom
Hybrid 03/21/2019 - 05/02/2019 Th 6:00PM - 8:30PM
  • J. Valenzuela
Open
15 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: HYBRID Format: 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. Additional Course Fee: $15. See syllabus for specific class dates.
      Flex Start Class

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
29104 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/12/2019 - 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
18 of 20 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 this semester and consists of 4 one hour sessions or 8 half hour sessions. 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
29105 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/12/2019 - 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Continue with this course after completing Jump Start #1. 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
29106 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/12/2019 - 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Continue with this course after completing Jump Start #2. 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
29107 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/12/2019 - 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Continue with this course after completing Jump Start #3. 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
29108 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/12/2019 - 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This course is set up for two students to work with one instructor. This is designed for students that desire personal training and consists of 4 one hour sessions or 8 half hour sessions. Fee: $135 per student.

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
29072 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/01/2019 - 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
494 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
29073 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/01/2019 - 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
500 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
29074 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/01/2019 - 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
500 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).

Employee NC Fitness Center (FITNESS100-20062) 0 Credits

Employee Non Credit Fitness Center

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34910 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/12/2019 - 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
88 of 100 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Individual Fitness Center Membership - One Semester. Fee: $25
      All part time and full time MCCCD employees and their dependents are eligible to enroll.
      Dependent = under 19 years of age or under 24 years old if they are a full-time student working on their undergraduate degree (must be verifiable).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34913 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/12/2019 - 01/11/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
98 of 100 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Individual Fitness Center Membership - Annual. Fee: $75
      All part time and full time MCCCD employees and their dependents are eligible to enroll.
      Dependent = under 19 years of age or under 24 years old if they are 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
29115 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 05/05/2019 - 05/05/2019 Su 9:00AM - 1:00PM
  • 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 L-102

Yearly Senior Fitness Center (FITNESS300-20003) 0 Credits

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29075 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 12/30/2018 - 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
437 of 500 Seats Available

Athletic Conditioning (FITNESS300-20032) 0 Credits

Athletic Conditioning

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29130 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
F 135 - Athletics Training
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/12/2019 - 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
100 of 100 Seats Available

PALS Refresher (FITNESS300-20045) 0 Credits

PALS Refresher

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29231 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 129 - Classroom
In Person 03/24/2019 - 03/24/2019 Su 8:00AM - 5:00PM
  • Staff
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) (AHA) Refresher
      This classroom, video-based, instructor-led American Heart Association certified course using a series of simulated pediatric emergencies to reinforce the important concepts of a systematic approach to pediatric assessment, basic life support, PALS treatment algorithms, effective resuscitation and team dynamics. The goal of the Pediatric Advanced Life Support Course is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children, resulting in improved outcomes. Must have a current AHA PALS certification to enroll. Required student materials - latest edition AHA provider manual available at the bookstore or online at AHA. Course Fee: $180.00.
      * Continuing Education CE will be given.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29116 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 04/07/2019 - 04/07/2019 Su 1:01PM - 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 J-136
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29117 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 05/05/2019 - 05/05/2019 Su 1:01PM - 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 L-102
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29232 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 129 - Classroom
In Person 04/15/2019 - 04/15/2019 N/A 8:00AM - 5:00PM
  • Staff
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) (AHA) Refresher
      This classroom, video-based, instructor-led American Heart Association certified course using a series of simulated pediatric emergencies to reinforce the important concepts of a systematic approach to pediatric assessment, basic life support, PALS treatment algorithms, effective resuscitation and team dynamics. The goal of the Pediatric Advanced Life Support Course is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children, resulting in improved outcomes. Must have a current AHA PALS certification to enroll. Required student materials - latest edition AHA provider manual available at the bookstore or online at AHA. Course Fee: $180.00.
      * Continuing Education credits CE will be given.

ACLS Refresher and BLS for Health Care Providers Refresher (FITNESS300-20060) 0 Credits

Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Refresher and Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers AHA Refresher

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29230 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 129 - Classroom
In Person 04/13/2019 - 04/13/2019 Sat 8:00AM - 10:30AM
  • Staff
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Refresher is an advanced American Heart Association certified instructor-led classroom course that highlights the importance of team dynamics and communication, systems of care and immediate post-cardiac-arrest care. It also covers airway management and related pharmacology. In this course, skills are taught in large, group sessions and small, group learning and testing stations where case-based scenarios are presented. Must have a current AHA ACLS certification to enroll.
      * Students will also receive BLS for Healthcare Provider Refresher to meet the BLS component requirement for re-certification. Must have a current AHA BLS certification to enroll. Course Fee: $180.00.
      Required student materials: latest edition of the AHA Provider Manual available at the bookstore or online at AHA.
      * Continuing Education credits CE will be given.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29229 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 129 - Classroom
In Person 03/23/2019 - 03/23/2019 Sat 8:00AM - 5:00PM
  • Staff
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Refresher is an advanced American Heart Association certified instructor-led classroom course that highlights the importance of team dynamics and communication, systems of care and immediate post-cardiac-arrest care. It also covers airway management and related pharmacology. In this course, skills are taught in large, group sessions and small, group learning and testing stations where case-based scenarios are presented. Must have a current AHA ACLS certification to enroll.
      * Students will also receive BLS for Healthcare Provider Refresher to meet the BLS component requirement for re-certification. Must have a current AHA BLS certification to enroll. Course Fee: $180.00.
      Required student materials: latest edition of the AHA Provider Manual available at the bookstore or online at AHA.
      * Continuing Education credits CE will be given.

Basic and Advanced Skills Course for EMS Instructor/Examiner (FITNESS300-20061) 0 Credits

Basic and Advanced Skills Course for EMS Instructor/Examiner

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29349 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
L 102 - Health Occupations
In Person 02/23/2019 - 02/23/2019 Sat 9:00AM - 5:00PM
  • Staff
Open
30 of 30 Seats Available

Fitness for Academic Success (FITNESS300-20072) 0 Credits

Fitness for Academic Success

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35337 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/12/2019 - 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
Open
118 of 200 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: PVCC student success program: must be enrolled in 1 credit or more in current semester to qualify.
      Course Fee: $25.
      We now know that fitness activities provide support for learning. According to the American College of Sports Medicine, college students who regularly engage in vigorous exercise get better grades! Research shows that exercise optimizes alertness, attention, mood and motivation. Fitness gives many students the added edge they need to learn more efficiently.

PVCC Alumni Yearly Fitness Center Membership (FITNESS300-20074) 0 Credits

Fitness Center Yearly Membership for verifiable Degreed or Earned Certificate Alumni from PVCC

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37709 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/12/2019 - 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
50 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Yearly Fitness Center Membership for Verifiable Degreed or Earned Program Certificate PVCC Alumni. Course Fee: $75

PVCC Retiree Fitness Center Yearly Membership (FITNESS300-20075) 0 Credits

PVCC Retiree Fitness Center Yearly Membership

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37710 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/12/2019 - 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
50 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Yearly Fitness Center Membership for PVCC Retirees. Course Fee: $75

Fundamentals of Fire Prevention (FSC108) 3 Credits

Fundamentals of fire prevention. Includes techniques, procedures, regulations, and enforcement. Also includes discussion of hazards in ordinary and special occupancies. Field trips and lectures from industry also included. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
29508 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • B. Scholl
  • S. Petrie
Open
14 of 28 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This is an 8 week course. In conjunction, students are encouraged to take FSC106-Intro to Fire Protection (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.
      Class 29508 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $10

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
28638 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
K 116 - Classroom
In Person 04/06/2019 - 04/14/2019 Sat,Su 8:00AM - 5:00PM
  • K. Shaver
  • S. Jackson
Open
27 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class meets on Saturday & Sunday, 4/7-15
      Flex Start Class
      Class 28638 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $30
    • Additional Class Notes: Class Meets for Two (2) Weeks
      Successful completion 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 .

Emergency Vehicle Driver Operator (FSC111) 2 Credits

Emergency vehicle operators training including the problems facing operators; the personal qualities of emergency vehicle operator candidates; legal responsibilities of operators; and physical forces involved in driving an emergency vehicle. Includes hands-on training in an emergency response vehicle. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
29509 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 03/02/2019 - 04/28/2019 Sat,Su 9:00AM - 4:45PM
  • T. Allred
  • J. Hartman
  • C. Raper
Open
18 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Meets on Saturday & Sunday for 2 weekends: 3/3-4 & *4/28-29
      *NOTE: April Class Dates
      Class is conducted at the Phoenix Fire Dept Training Academy, classroom 2, 2425 W. Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix. Hands-on portion is conducted on the Driver's Training track.
      Class 29509 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $50

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
29321 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 03/10/2019 - 03/10/2019 Su 8:30AM - 4:30PM
  • D. Sanchez
Open
28 of 28 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class meets at the Phoenix Fire Department Training Academy, 2425 W. Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix. This course involves hands-on skills & physical exertion while wearing FF protective equipment.
      *PREREQUISITE WAIVED
      Evidence of successful completion of FSC102 or equivalent, or accredited FF I & II cert, or professional FF in state of AZ will be required to be submitted to the instructor the first day of class.
      Please contact the FSC office @ 602-787-6782 for information.
      Course fee is for turnout equip and specialized equipment use.
      Flex Start Class
      Class 29321 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $50

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
28588 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • M. Williams
Open
6 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 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
28087 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
J 140 - Classroom
In Person 03/19/2019 - 05/03/2019 Tu,Th 1:30PM - 4:20PM
  • K. Curran
Open
21 of 32 Seats Available

Landform Processes (GPH211) 4 Credits

Geographic characteristics of landforms and earth surface 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
29062 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • J. Douglass
Open
6 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
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 29062 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 29063 held Online (J. Douglass)

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
29065 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • V. Ghosh
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.
      Flex Start Class

Healthcare IT Systems Capstone (HTM270) 3 Credits

Culminating application of the skills, knowledge, communication and critical thinking skills from the Healthcare Technology Systems program to address industry-specific challenges. Includes investigation and application of current and emerging healthcare technologies. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in HTM250.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29434 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • D. Mashni
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.
      Flex Start Class

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
28035 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • S. Kessler
Open
17 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

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
35293 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • K. Cwengros
  • P. Crossman
Open
17 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.
    • Additional Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

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
35294 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/03/2019 N/A N/A
  • K. Mickelsen
  • L. Kang
Open
22 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.
    • Additional Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Writing for Online Media (JRN203) 3 Credits

Writing using the modes and resources available on the internet. Use of information and resources available on the internet in writing, as well as writing for the internet itself. Prerequisites: Placement into ENG101 on a District-approved writing placement test.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
33668 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • W. Templar Jr
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.
      Flex Format Delivery

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
28120 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 210 - Classroom
In Person 03/01/2019 - 04/26/2019 F 2:00PM - 5:00PM
  • J. Rubin
Open
26 of 35 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 28120 meets at M 210 - Classroom on Friday Mar 01, 2019 from 2:00PM - 5:00PM
      Class 28120 also meets at M 210 - Classroom on Friday Mar 08, 2019 from 2:00PM - 5:00PM
      Class 28120 also meets at M 210 - Classroom on Friday Apr 12, 2019 from 2:00PM - 4:00PM
      Class 28120 also meets at M 210 - Classroom on Friday Apr 26, 2019 from 2:00PM - 5:00PM
      The $75 Student Development/Leadership fee is in addition to regular tuition
      LDR101-28120 will meet in Student Life on Friday, March 29, 2019, 9:00AM for the 2 night retreat. Returning on Sunday, March 31st by 4:00PM

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
28840 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • M. Wolfe
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.
      This course may require a proctored midterm and final exam. Proctoring may occur either at PVCC, a testing center or remotely. Proctoring at an external testing center or remotely may require a fee. Additionally, remote proctoring requires a computer with a webcam and microphone. Students will be expected to pay the external testing center or remote proctoring service directly for the exam sessions. Approval of an external testing center or remote proctoring services other than PVCC must be obtained from the instructor in advance.
      Flex Start Class
    • Additional Class Notes: 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/faculty-page

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
29257 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Q 301 - Classroom
In Person 03/19/2019 - 05/10/2019 Tu,Th 5:00PM - 8:15PM
  • D. Stryk
Open
22 of 32 Seats Available

Customer Service Skills and Strategies (MGT126) 3 Credits

Explores strategies to help improve job performance and develop a service-oriented philosophy. Uses practical training concepts and techniques to demonstrate how superior customer service can lead to competitive advantage and profitability in business. Focuses on both internal and external customers, interactions among people, processes, and systems within the organization and how to integrate these areas into a total quality delivery program. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29632 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • O. Duarte
Open
9 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

Personnel/Human Resources Management (MGT276) 3 Credits

Human resource planning, staffing, training, compensating, and appraising employees in labor management relationships. Prerequisites: None. MGT101, or MGT175, or MGT229 suggested but not required.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28073 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
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.
      Flex Start Class
    • Additional Class Notes: This course offered Spring semester only.

American Jazz and Popular Music (MHL145) 3 Credits

The study of cultural and social contributions to the evolution of American jazz and popular music from the mid-1800's to present. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: C, HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28574 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • R. Anthony
Open
9 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

Rock Music and Culture (MHL153) 3 Credits

History of Rock music and how cultural, social, political, and economic conditions have shaped its evolution. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: H, HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29481 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • A. Oakley
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.
      Flex Start Class

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
28577 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 233 - Classroom
In Person 03/19/2019 - 05/10/2019 Tu,Th 2:00PM - 4:40PM
  • J. Lougheed
Open
4 of 15 Seats Available

Songwriting Techniques (MTC113) 1 Credit

Introduction to pop melody writing and harmonic settings. Development of short ideas into complete songs with the use of contrast, variation, and repetition. Consideration of the pros and cons of writing songs with a partner or small group. Prerequisites: None. Note: Basic note reading and/or music theory is advisable. MTC113 may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29722 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
N 101 - Music Room w/piano
In Person 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 M,W 3:30PM - 4:30PM
  • M. Ferraro
Open
11 of 15 Seats Available

Chamber Music Ensembles (MUP181) 1 Credit

Practical and performance experience in instrumental, vocal, and mixed ensembles. Prerequisites: None. Note: MUP181 may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29804 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Horizon High School
In Person 02/19/2019 - 04/23/2019 Tu 2:30PM - 3:50PM
  • K. Woods
Open
10 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Horizon High School Woodwind Quintet
      Flex Start Class
      Class 29804 costs include Music Lesson Fee: $5
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29805 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Horizon High School
In Person 02/20/2019 - 04/24/2019 W 2:30PM - 3:50PM
  • Staff
Open
10 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      Horizon High School Jazz Combo
      Class 29805 costs include Music Lesson Fee: $5
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29806 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Horizon High School
In Person 02/21/2019 - 04/25/2019 Th 2:30PM - 3:50PM
  • M. Beadell-Dibartolo
Open
10 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      Horizon High School String
      Class 29806 costs include Music Lesson Fee: $5

New Student Orientation (NSONSO) 0 Credits

An orientation for new and returning students and in support of academic courses. Information provided on a variety of instructional programs and campus services, may include student success techniques and tours of specific campus facilities.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29811 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
E 150: Computer Commons
In Person 02/27/2019 - 02/27/2019 W 12:30PM - 2:00PM
  • Staff
Open
8 of 8 Seats Available

U.S. Constitution (POS222) 2 Credits

Examination of the United States Constitution. Equivalent to the first part of POS220. May not enroll in POS220 and POS222 concurrently. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29718 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • R. Hahn
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.

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
29156 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 105 - Classroom
Hybrid 03/20/2019 - 05/10/2019 W 12:00PM - 2:40PM
  • K. Walker
Open
18 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      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.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
27999 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • D. Berry
Open
8 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
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29576 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • D. Berry
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.
      Flex Start Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

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
27996 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • K. Walker
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.
      Flex Start Class

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
28003 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • C. Sada
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.
      Flex Start Class

Successful College Reading (RDG100) 3 Credits

Emphasis on reading study strategies for any introductory class in any subject area. Introduction to Learning Management System (LMS), how to successfully read course textbooks and assessments, how to navigate information technology and development of academic vocabulary. Note: RDG100 may be repeated for a total of twelve (12) credit hours. Prerequisites: A grade of "C" or better in RDG081 or appropriate reading placement score or permission of Instructor. Corequisites: Any 100-level course in another content area or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36894 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 209 - Classroom
In Person 03/19/2019 - 05/09/2019 Tu,Th 9:00AM - 11:40AM
  • M. Daniel
Open
20 of 25 Seats Available

Canyoneering (REC155AA) 1 Credit

Basic canyoneering skills. Includes hydrology, navigation, safety systems, climbing and hiking skills, wading/swimming techniques and flood/weather identification. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28685 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person 05/01/2019 - 05/05/2019 Su N/A
  • J. Parafinik
Open
8 of 11 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: First orientation class is Wednesday, May 1, 7-8pm, at SCC in PE137. This is a onetime orientation meeting. Date of the trip is May 4-5. Introduction to Canyoneering is the exploration of a beautiful slot canyon complete with waterfalls and swimming holes. Students will have the opportunity to experience several top-roped rappels. Participants will learn basic canyoneering skills and spend one night camping at a campground. Canyoneering equipment (harness and helmet) transportation and dinner/breakfast are provided. Class is graded on attendance, not physical performance. This course is for both beginners and intermediate canyoneers. Basic level of fitness and ability to swim is required. Travel/activity cost $45. Travel/activity cost is due at registration, no travel/activity cost refunds after 5/1. Enrollment limit – 18. Email the instructor for more information at j7win@yahoo.com.
      Flex Start Class

Outdoor Rock Climbing (REC155AC) 1 Credit

Basic outdoor rock climbing skills. Includes belaying, climbing techniques, rope systems and anchor systems. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29566 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person 03/20/2019 - 03/24/2019 N/A N/A
  • J. Parafinik
Open
8 of 11 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: First orientation class is Wednesday, March 20, 7-8pm at SCC in PE137. This is a onetime orientation meeting. Date of the trip is Mar. 23-24. This class will include instruction on safety, belaying, and climbing techniques. The course will be conducted outside - on real rock - and students will have ample time to practice their skills. Students will spend one night camping at a campground. All rock climbing equipment (harness, helmet, climbing shoes), transportation and dinner/breakfast are provided. Class is graded on attendance, not physical performance. This course is for both beginners and intermediate climbers. Basic level of fitness required. Travel/activity cost is $45. due at registration, no travel/activity cost refunds after 3/20. Enrollment limit – 18. Email the instructor for more information at j7win@yahoo.com.
      Flex Start Class

Hiring and Managing Employees (SBS213) 1 Credit

Methods and techniques for managing employees in a small business. Includes supervisor's role, leadership styles, interpersonal communications, staff planning, employee work styles, techniques for handling problem employees, and employee motivation. Focuses on real life situations to enable the business owner to gain high performance from their employee team. Includes segment on hiring, new employee orientation, training, benefits, and developing future staffing needs assessment. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28061 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • O. Duarte
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
    • Additional Class Notes: This course offered Spring semester only.

Gender and Society (SOC212) 3 Credits

A sociological analysis of the way culture shapes and defines the positions and roles of both men and women in society. Major emphasis on social conditions which may lead to a broadening of gender roles and a reduction of gender role stereotypes and the implications of these changes. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: C, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
27991 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • M. Marion
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.

The Sociology of Health and Illness (SOC270) 3 Credits

Roles of health care providers and patients, various modalities of treatment and prevention, and the history, current status, and future trends in medicine and medical technology, and complementary health approaches from a cross-cultural and global sociological perspective.
Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28006 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • M. Marion
Open
4 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: 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

Special Projects (SOC298AA) 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
34020 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 103 - Behavioral Science Div
In Person 03/01/2019 - 04/12/2019 F 12:30PM - 3:30PM
  • M. Marion
Open
12 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 34020 meets at M 103 - Behavioral Science Div on Friday Mar 01, 2019 from 12:30PM - 3:30PM
      Class 34020 also meets at Paradise Vly Offsite - Other on Friday Mar 29, 2019 from 12:30PM - 5:00PM
      Class 34020 also meets at Paradise Vly Offsite - Other on Friday Apr 12, 2019 from 6:00AM - 10:00PM
      Costs: Tuition for the one credit SOC298AA course AND a $100 BorderLinks Travel cost, which covers: lunch, dinner, snacks, experiential learning program, and tour bus transportation to and from PVCC for the 4/12/19 field experience.

      All tuition and travel costs must be paid by February 28, 2019, and are non-refundable after February 28, 2019.
      Friday, March 1, 2019 meeting from 12:30-3:30PM at PVC Main Campus M103 for an Introduction, Overview of Visual Sociology, Orientation for field learning experiences.

      Friday, March 29, 2019 meeting from 12:30-5:00PM at Catholic Charities Office of Refugee Resettlement (field learning-experience in Phoenix)

      Friday, April 12, 2019 meeting from 6:00AM - 10:00PM at BorderLinks (field learning-experience in Tucson & Nogales)

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
29425 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/18/2019 - 05/05/2019 N/A N/A
  • M. Williams
Open
6 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Class
      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
28423 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
TBA - replaced by PV TBA
In Person 03/04/2019 - 04/21/2019 N/A N/A
  • A. Robertson
Open
32 of 32 Seats Available

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
29807 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 151 - Studio Theatre
In Person 04/22/2019 - 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for advanced students for Society of American Fight Directors certification.
      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
28713 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
Hybrid 03/09/2019 - 05/04/2019 Sat 1:00PM - 3:00PM
  • A. Barkworth
Open
17 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: 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. Class meets 3/9, 3/23, 4/6, 4/20, 5/4.