Matched 251 Courses / 335 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
18577 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
K 116 - Classroom
In Person 08/27/2019 - 10/29/2019 Tu 10:30AM - 11:50AM
  • G. Bergen
Open
9 of 25 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41366 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
K 103 - Classroom
In Person 10/15/2019 - 12/03/2019 Tu 5:30PM - 7:10PM
  • C. Miller
Open
22 of 25 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18344 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 09/16/2019 - 11/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • T. Adriance
Open
12 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

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
17146 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 09/03/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • D. Behrens
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.
    • Additional Class Notes: Prerequisite CIS105 is waived by the Business/IT Division.
      Do not purchase textbook until you receive the textbook information from your instructor.

Intermediate Accounting I (ACC219) 3 Credits

Theory and practice applicable to determination of asset values, liabilities, and related problems of income determination. Prerequisites: ACC212 or ACC240 with a grade of "C" or better, or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37051 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 09/03/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • L. Clark
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.
    • Additional Class Notes: Do not purchase textbook until you receive the textbook information from your instructor.

Payroll Accounting (ACC222) 3 Credits

Payroll records for businesses required by federal and state laws. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ACC111 or ACC211 or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17200 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 09/03/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • D. Behrens
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.
    • Additional Class Notes: ACC222 is offered Fall semester only.
      Do not purchase textbook until you receive the textbook information from your instructor.

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
38259 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 228 - Classroom
In Person 09/03/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu,Th 7:30AM - 8:45AM
  • M. Palopoli
Open
7 of 32 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38260 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 228 - Classroom
In Person 09/03/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu,Th 9:00AM - 10:15AM
  • R. Lewis
Open
1 of 32 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17060 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 228 - Classroom
In Person 09/03/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu,Th 1:30PM - 3:00PM
  • R. Smith
Open
1 of 32 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18877 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • J. Smith
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

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
18958 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • M. Williams
Open
9 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      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

International And Domestic Terrorism (AJS195) 3 Credits

An overview of the history, structure, goals, and activities of domestic and international terrorist groups. Explores theories explaining terrorism and reviews methods used to combat it. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18782 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 228 - Classroom
In Person 08/26/2019 - 12/13/2019 M 1:30PM - 4:10PM
  • J. Smith
Open
27 of 32 Seats Available

Juvenile Justice Procedures (AJS212) 3 Credits

Examines the history and development of juvenile justice theories, procedures, and institutions. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17082 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 227 - Classroom
In Person 10/15/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu,Th 1:30PM - 4:15PM
  • W. May
Open
21 of 32 Seats Available

Criminalistics: Biological Evidence (AJS216) 3 Credits

The scientific analysis and examination of biological evidence with emphasis on collection and preservation of evidence. Topics discussed include blood, drugs, blood alcohol, hairs and fibers, and topics of special interest in criminalistics. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18956 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 228 - Classroom
In Person 09/03/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu,Th 10:30AM - 11:55AM
  • K. Oleksik
Open
22 of 32 Seats Available

The Police Function (AJS230) 3 Credits

Theories of procedures and methods of operations of public police with emphasis on discretionary powers available to the working police officer. Career opportunities and current trends in law enforcement presented. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17086 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 228 - Classroom
In Person 09/04/2019 - 12/06/2019 W 1:30PM - 4:10PM
  • J. Humphrey
Open
20 of 32 Seats Available

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
18796 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • M. Williams
Open
4 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

History of Modern Art (ARH112) 3 Credits

Development of and significant aspects of modern art since the mid-nineteenth century. Emphasis on modern art's relationship to socio-political and aesthetic developments, new media and the rise of mass culture. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18188 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 09/03/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • A. Pecora
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.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Flex Start Class

Two-Dimensional Design (ART112) 3 Credits

Study of fundamental elements and principles of two-dimensional design. Prerequisites: None.

SUN# ART1112
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17589 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
J 141 - Art Studio
In Person 08/27/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu,Th 10:30AM - 1:15PM
  • E. Ritter
Open
5 of 20 Seats Available

The Portfolio (ART255AB) 1 Credit

Choosing the right pieces to include, presenting art work, developing the portfolio.
Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18784 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 09/03/2019 - 12/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
5 of 10 Seats Available

Human Impacts on Ancient Environments (ASB226) 3 Credits

Interrelationship between humans and their environments, using archaeological data and case studies beginning with early hominids. Uses of research to identify environmental change and distinguish between climatic and human-induced global change. Explores ways in which prehistoric people caused and responded to environmental changes. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: H, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21102 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
Study Abroad 12/18/2019 - 12/27/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
4 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Study Abroad Lima, Cusco, and Machu Picchu, Peru
      Students enrolled in the Peru study abroad must also enroll in SOC 298AA - 21103, Human Impacts on Ancient Environments
      Mandatory Predeparture Orientation & Classes December 10-12, 2019 from 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
      Estimated Program Cost: $3,600 (must be paid in full by 9/3/19 and non-refundable after 9/3/19)
      Estimated Airfare: $1,400 International + $300 In-country
      Estimated Meals: $380
      Deposit: $250 due by 3/18/19. After 3/18/19, deposit is due day of enrollment. Deposit is non-refundable after 3/18/19

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
40150 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Q 404 - Anthro Only w/Pods
Hybrid 09/03/2019 - 12/06/2019 Tu 9:00AM - 11:45AM
  • S. Hall
Open
14 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with distance learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of the 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).
      Flex Start Class
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18992 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Q 404 - Anthro Only w/Pods
Hybrid 09/03/2019 - 12/06/2019 Tu 12:00PM - 2:15PM
  • S. Hall
Open
7 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with distance learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of the 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).
      Flex Start Class

Special Topics in Astronomy (AST294AB) 1 Credit

Conceptual, experimental, and computational aspects of a special topic in astronomy. Note: AST294AB may be repeated for credit. Prerequisites: Permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38583 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 09/06/2019 - 09/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • J. Weitz
Open
2 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: AST294AB-38583 is reserved for Honors Students:
      Contact the Honors Office at PVC for more information: 602.787.7888

      Join the PVCC Honors Program and astronomy professor Jenny N. Weitz as we travel to Flagstaff to explore historic Lowell Observatory, discover the telescopes used for education at NAU, and get hands on with our own telescopes while camping under the stars. No previous astronomy experience is required.

      Dates/Times:
      Meets: Mandatory Pre-Trip meeting - Tuesday 9/3 at 2:00pm-3:00pm - in K102
      Trip - Friday, 9/6, 9:00am - NAU Conservatory
      Trip - Saturday, 9/7, All Day - Lowell Observatory
      Trip - Sunday, 9/8, Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument, return 7:00pm
    • Additional Class Notes: AST294AB can only be taken once for Honors credit.

Biology Concepts (BIO100) 4 Credits

Introductory course covering basic principles and concepts of biology. Methods of scientific inquiry and behavior of matter and energy in biological systems are explored. Prerequisites: None. Note: Field trips may be required at students' expense.

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36728 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Life Science Bldg 106 - lab
Hybrid 09/03/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu 9:00AM - 11:50AM
  • A. Stover
Open
13 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class 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 36728 costs include BIO Course Fee: $40
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 36728 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 36729 held from (TBA) to (TBA) (A. Stover)

Cooperative Education (BIO296WA) 1 Credit

Work-college experiences that involve the combined efforts of educators and employers to accomplish an outcome related to the career objectives of the students. Prerequisites: Completion of at least twelve (12) college credits, minimum 2.6 grade point average and be able to obtain a position related to student's academic or career goals (student's present job may qualify) or permission of Instructor. Corequisites: Must be concurrent in at least one class which is related to student's major or career interest or with permission of the Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18089 Fall 2019 Paradise ValleyN/A Independent Study 09/03/2019 - 12/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available

Cooperative Education (BIO296WB) 2 Credits

Work-college experiences that involve the combined efforts of educators and employers to accomplish an outcome related to the career objectives of the students. Prerequisites: Completion of at least twelve (12) college credits, minimum 2.6 grade point average and be able to obtain a position related to student's academic or career goals (student's present job may qualify) or permission of Instructor. Corequisites: Must be concurrent in at least one class which is related to student's major or career interest or with permission of the Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18090 Fall 2019 Paradise ValleyN/A Independent Study 09/03/2019 - 12/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available

Cooperative Education (BIO296WC) 3 Credits

Work-college experiences that involve the combined efforts of educators and employers to accomplish an outcome related to the career objectives of the students. Prerequisites: Completion of at least twelve (12) college credits, minimum 2.6 grade point average and be able to obtain a position related to student's academic or career goals (student's present job may qualify) or permission of Instructor. Corequisites: Must be concurrent in at least one class which is related to student's major or career interest or with permission of the Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18091 Fall 2019 Paradise ValleyN/A Independent Study 09/03/2019 - 12/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available

Cooperative Education (BIO296WD) 4 Credits

Work-college experiences that involve the combined efforts of educators and employers to accomplish an outcome related to the career objectives of the students. Prerequisites: Completion of at least twelve (12) college credits, minimum 2.6 grade point average and be able to obtain a position related to student's academic or career goals (student's present job may qualify) or permission of Instructor. Corequisites: Must be concurrent in at least one class which is related to student's major or career interest or with permission of the Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18492 Fall 2019 Paradise ValleyN/A Independent Study 09/03/2019 - 12/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available

Special Projects (BIO298AB) 2 Credits

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
18678 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 08/30/2019 - 11/29/2019 F 2:30PM - 3:30PM
  • J. Hayashi
Open
4 of 6 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: You will meet once a week with your instructors in LS218 for one hour. These discussions will help you formulate a testable hypothesis on the topic of your choice, design an experiment with milestone goals and methods of data analysis, and provide advice on technical issues. You will have two hours per week of hands-on time in the laboratory to execute your experiment and analyze your data. At the end of the semester, you will present your findings in the form of a written paper or oral presentation.

Using Excel: Level I (BPC104AD) 0.5 Credits

Use of Excel to create, edit, save and print worksheets. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18258 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
E 140: Computer Commons
In Person 09/07/2019 - 09/07/2019 Sat 9:00AM - 3:30PM
  • J. Jones
Open
18 of 26 Seats Available

Using Excel: Level II (BPC104BD) 0.5 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18506 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
E 140: Computer Commons
In Person 10/12/2019 - 10/12/2019 Sat 9:00AM - 3:30PM
  • J. Jones
Open
26 of 26 Seats Available

Using Excel: Level III (BPC104CD) 0.5 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19044 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
E 140: Computer Commons
In Person 11/09/2019 - 11/09/2019 Sat 9:00AM - 3:30PM
  • J. Jones
Open
26 of 26 Seats Available

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
17196 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • A. Rusu
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.
      Late start.
    • Additional Class Notes: MS Office 2016. BPC110 fulfills the AGB161, Computer/Statistics (CS) requirement at ASU; at NAU, CIS120 and satisfies Science & Applied Science [SAS] requirement.

Health and Nutrition in Early Childhood Settings (CFS123) 1 Credit

Creating and maintaining healthy environments and practices in programs serving young children. Emphasis on assessing the child's health status, nutrition and food service, communicable disease recognition, transmission, and prevention, infection control, regulations and regulatory agencies, current topics, resources, and innovative practices. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18141 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 127 - Reserved for CFS/ECH
In Person 10/05/2019 - 10/12/2019 Sat 8:00AM - 3:30PM
  • J. Patterson
Open
11 of 24 Seats Available

Safety In Early Childhood Settings (CFS125) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18135 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 127 - Reserved for CFS/ECH
In Person 11/02/2019 - 11/09/2019 Sat 8:00AM - 3:30PM
  • K. Fenderson Gonzales
Open
4 of 24 Seats Available

Marriage and Family Life (CFS157) 3 Credits

Study of marriage and the family as a social system, including models of family analysis, intrapersonal and interpersonal relations, and cross-cultural and historical patterns. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39224 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 127 - Reserved for CFS/ECH
In Person 08/26/2019 - 12/13/2019 M,W 1:30PM - 2:45PM
  • A. Stigsson
Open
20 of 32 Seats Available

Child Development (CFS176) 3 Credits

Study of the science of human development from conception through adolescence. Includes observation skills, parent and adult roles in the lives of children, and contemporary issues. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18132 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 127 - Reserved for CFS/ECH
In Person 08/28/2019 - 12/13/2019 W 6:30PM - 9:10PM
  • S. Ryan
Open
10 of 32 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
18143 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 127 - Reserved for CFS/ECH
In Person 09/21/2019 - 09/28/2019 Sat 8:00AM - 3:30PM
  • A. Stigsson
  • S. Winburn
Open
12 of 24 Seats Available

Cooperative Education (CHM296WA) 1 Credit

Work-college experiences that involve the combined efforts of educators and employers to accomplish an outcome related to the career objectives of the students. Prerequisites: Completion of at least twelve (12) college credits, minimum 2.6 grade point average and be able to obtain a position related to student's academic or career goals (student's present job may qualify) or permission of Instructor. Corequisites: Must be concurrent in at least one class which is related to student's major or career interest or with permission of the Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18099 Fall 2019 Paradise ValleyN/A Independent Study 09/03/2019 - 12/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available

Cooperative Education (CHM296WB) 2 Credits

Work-college experiences that involve the combined efforts of educators and employers to accomplish an outcome related to the career objectives of the students. Prerequisites: Completion of at least twelve (12) college credits, minimum 2.6 grade point average and be able to obtain a position related to student's academic or career goals (student's present job may qualify) or permission of Instructor. Corequisites: Must be concurrent in at least one class which is related to student's major or career interest or with permission of the Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18100 Fall 2019 Paradise ValleyN/A Independent Study 09/03/2019 - 12/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available

Cooperative Education (CHM296WC) 3 Credits

Work-college experiences that involve the combined efforts of educators and employers to accomplish an outcome related to the career objectives of the students. Prerequisites: Completion of at least twelve (12) college credits, minimum 2.6 grade point average and be able to obtain a position related to student's academic or career goals (student's present job may qualify) or permission of Instructor. Corequisites: Must be concurrent in at least one class which is related to student's major or career interest or with permission of the Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18101 Fall 2019 Paradise ValleyN/A Independent Study 09/03/2019 - 12/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available

Interpersonal and Customer Service Skills for IT Professionals (CIS102) 1 Credit

Examines behaviors necessary to develop and support an effective client service organization. Focuses on methods of increasing the effectiveness of help-desk professionals when responding to a range of customer conditions. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17145 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
14 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Late start.
    • Additional Class Notes: This course offered Fall only.

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
17117 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
E 132: Computer Commons
Hybrid 10/15/2019 - 12/08/2019 Tu,Th 9:30AM - 11:10AM
  • Staff
Open
7 of 26 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Late start.
    • Additional Class Notes: Software: MS Office 2016
      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.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37140 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
E 132: Computer Commons
Hybrid 09/18/2019 - 12/08/2019 W 9:30AM - 11:30AM
  • D. Zurcher
Open
12 of 26 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.
      Flex Start Class
    • Additional Class Notes: Software: MS Office 2016
      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
18212 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
E 144: Computer Commons
In Person 09/16/2019 - 12/06/2019 M 6:30PM - 9:00PM
  • G. Binder
Open
13 of 26 Seats Available

Microsoft Access: Database Management (CIS117DM) 3 Credits

Introduction to the basic elements, exploration of additional components and common database management problems related to the Microsoft Access program. Prerequisites: None. Note: Combines the contents of BPC/CIS117AM and BPC/CIS117BM and BPC/CIS117CM.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17185 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • M. Carter
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.
      Late start.

Desktop Presentation: PowerPoint (CIS118DB) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17186 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • C. Hall
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.
      Late start.
    • Additional Class Notes: This class is a combination of BPC118AB, BB, and CB

Computer Graphics: Adobe Illustrator (CIS120DB) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18417 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
E 142: Computer Commons
Hybrid 10/17/2019 - 12/08/2019 Th 5:30PM - 8:00PM
  • J. Storslee
Open
17 of 26 Seats Available

Object-Oriented Programming Fundamentals (CIS150AB) 3 Credits

Structured and Object-Oriented design and logic tools. Use of computer problems to demonstrate and teach concepts using an appropriate programming language. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS105 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17169 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
E 134: Computer Commons
Hybrid 09/03/2019 - 12/08/2019 Tu,Th 10:00AM - 11:15AM
  • R. Lauffer
Open
11 of 25 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.

Introduction to Javascripting (CIS166AA) 3 Credits

Introduction to basic JavaScript programming concepts including syntax. Covers Hypertext Markup Language (HTML), programming logic and debugging, as well as forms manipulation and animation. 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
38091 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 09/02/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • J. Loop Jr
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.
      This course is offered once each year during the Summer or Fall semester only.

Linux System Administration (CIS238DL) 3 Credits

Managing Linux Operating Systems including sophisticated manipulation of file structures, backup systems, printing processes, troubleshooting, user account management, hard disk maintenance and configuration, process monitoring and prioritizing, kernel customization, and system resource control. Preparation for industry certifications such as the CompTIA Linux+, the Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA), the Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) and the Linux Professional Institute (LPIC-1). Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS126DL or CIS126RH or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37079 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
E 152: Computer Commons
Hybrid 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 Tu 6:00PM - 9:30PM
  • R. Martinusen
Open
11 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.
      Flex Start Class

C# Level II (CIS262AD) 3 Credits

Advanced C# programming with emphasis on data structures, dynamic memory allocation, object-oriented programming, user interfaces, and database processing. Overview of web applications, network programming, and reporting tools. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS162AD, or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38599 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 09/03/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • C. Caglio
Open
19 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.

Java Programming: Level II (CIS263AA) 3 Credits

Intermediate Java programming. Includes features needed to construct object-oriented programming, multithreading, multimedia, files, streams and data structure. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS163AA or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38598 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 09/03/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • F. Caglio
Open
15 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.

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
17284 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 231 - Classroom
In Person 10/15/2019 - 12/06/2019 Tu,Th 2:00PM - 4:40PM
  • F. Switzer
Open
7 of 28 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17309 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 204 - Classroom
In Person 09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019 W 6:30PM - 9:20PM
  • M. Shadburne
Open
11 of 28 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17249 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 203 - Classroom
In Person 09/20/2019 - 12/06/2019 F 9:00AM - 12:35PM
  • F. Switzer
Open
11 of 28 Seats Available

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
18501 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • W. Thielen
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.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19030 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • W. Thielen
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.

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
17306 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 204 - Classroom
In Person 09/16/2019 - 12/13/2019 M 5:00PM - 8:00PM
  • M. Dew
Open
6 of 25 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17302 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 207 - Classroom
In Person 09/03/2019 - 12/06/2019 Tu 12:00PM - 2:50PM
  • V. Anderson
Open
19 of 25 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17311 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 204 - Classroom
In Person 09/03/2019 - 12/06/2019 Tu 6:30PM - 9:20PM
  • M. Shadburne
Open
12 of 25 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37871 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 08/26/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • R. Pierceall
Open
1 of 23 Seats Available

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
18175 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • R. Pierceall
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.

Communication Activities (COM281) 1 Credit

Designed to provide students with competence and confidence in a variety of speech situations beyond the classroom setting. May include presentations at speech competitions or at community organizations. Prerequisites: None. Note: COM281 may be repeated for a total of six (6) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19063 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 223 - EDU Classroom
In Person 09/30/2019 - 12/13/2019 M 1:30PM - 2:30PM
  • S. Briscoe
Open
12 of 12 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
18426 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
KSC 2009 - Counseling Room
In Person 09/09/2019 - 11/27/2019 M,W 10:30AM - 11:45AM
  • N. Sana
Open
8 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: 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.
      There is a $10 course fee for this section
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40898 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
KSC 2009 - Counseling Room
In Person 10/01/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu 9:00AM - 11:30AM
  • C. Mendoza
Open
31 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: 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 40898 costs include CPD Course Fee: $10

Stress Management (CPD102AH) 2 Credits

Reviews the sources of stress, the physiological effects and the psychological impact of stress on the individual. Provides strategies to reduce stress. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17244 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
KSC 2009 - Counseling Room
In Person 09/03/2019 - 11/12/2019 Tu,Th 12:00PM - 1:15PM
  • F. Wieck III
Open
9 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Learn how to; Practice mindfulness in daily life.
      Motivate yourself with kindness rather than criticism
      Handle difficult emotions and conflict with greater ease and transform challenging relationships.

Women In Transition (CPD103BA) 2 Credits

Designed to assist and support women who are experiencing life transitions. Emphasis on assessing self-potential, increasing self-confidence, managing life change, and exploring education/career/life options in terms of the realities of roles for women today. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40243 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
KSC 2009 - Counseling Room
In Person 09/10/2019 - 11/26/2019 Tu 5:30PM - 7:30PM
  • N. Sana
Open
10 of 16 Seats Available

Strategies for College Success (CPD150) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18357 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
KSC 2009 - Counseling Room
In Person 09/09/2019 - 12/13/2019 M 6:30PM - 9:20PM
  • J. Strickling
Open
7 of 25 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17235 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
J 140 - Classroom
In Person 08/28/2019 - 12/13/2019 M,W 9:00AM - 10:15AM
  • N. Sana
Open
13 of 25 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17240 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
J 140 - Classroom
In Person 08/28/2019 - 12/13/2019 M,W 10:30AM - 11:45AM
  • A. Macias-Murrieta
Open
5 of 25 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18587 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
G 136 - Classroom
In Person 08/27/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu,Th 9:00AM - 10:15AM
  • A. Bach-Starling
Open
11 of 25 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18192 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
Aquila Hall 145 - Black Mtn
In Person 09/03/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu,Th 9:30AM - 10:55AM
  • Staff
Open
16 of 25 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17245 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
K 104 - Counseling
In Person 10/22/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu,Th 1:30PM - 4:00PM
  • A. Macias-Murrieta
Open
21 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: The $10 Counseling Class Fee is in addition to regular tuition.
      This class may require the use of Canvas and other software programs.
      Textbook information for this class will be given out on the first day of class.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18342 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 08/26/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • N. Chilelli
Open
8 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      The $10 Counseling Class Fee is in addition to regular tuition.
      This class may require the use of Canvas and other software programs.

Introduction to Multiculturalism (CPD160) 3 Credits

Examination of the multiple cultures and subcultures within the contemporary United States. Personal exploration of awareness and appreciation of multiculturalism. Activities for experiencing diverse cultural perspectives. Critical thinking skills for recognizing, analyzing, and mediating cultural and psychological factors impacting conflict and accord between diverse cultures through written and oral discourse. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ENG101 or ENG107, or permission of Instructor.

General Education Designations: C, L

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18425 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
KSC 2009 - Counseling Room
In Person 08/29/2019 - 12/13/2019 Th 1:30PM - 3:50PM
  • C. Mendoza
Open
12 of 25 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
18173 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • L. Roma-Deeley
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.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Special Projects (CRW298AC) 3 Credits

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
18747 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
Independent Study 08/26/2019 - 12/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • R. Stone
Open
11 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for advanced Creative Writing Students permission for enrollment granted by Ryan Stone.

      Reserved for:
      Hoskins, Brenda
      Latz, Linda
      Mylonas, Christina
      Wood, Michael

Introduction to Computer Science (Java) (CSC110AB) 4 Credits

Concepts of problem-solving, structured and object-oriented programming in Java, fundamental algorithms and techniques and computer system concepts. Social and ethical responsibilities. Intended for Computer Science and Computer Systems Engineering Majors. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MAT120 or MAT121 or MAT122.

General Education Designations: CS

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41550 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
E 134: Computer Commons
In Person 10/14/2019 - 12/06/2019 M,W 10:00AM - 1:20PM
  • R. Lauffer
Open
7 of 25 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40219 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
E 134: Computer Commons
In Person 09/03/2019 - 12/06/2019 Tu,Th 11:30AM - 1:30PM
  • R. Lauffer
Open
2 of 25 Seats Available

Social Dance: Ballroom (DAN101AA) 1 Credit

Theory and practice of Ballroom dance. Development of movement quality and performance skills individually, with a partner or in a group setting. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18520 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 08/26/2019 - 12/02/2019 M 6:45PM - 8:35PM
  • M. Vasileva
Open
11 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Ballroom Dance I. Additional Course Fee: $7.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18521 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 08/26/2019 - 12/02/2019 M 6:45PM - 8:35PM
  • M. Vasileva
Open
12 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Ballroom Dance II. Additional course fee: $7.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Social Dance: Swing (DAN101AB) 1 Credit

Theory and practice of Swing dance. Development of movement quality and performance skills individually, with a partner or in a group setting. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38014 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 08/27/2019 - 12/03/2019 Tu 6:45PM - 8:35PM
  • M. Vasileva
Open
4 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Theory and practice of Swing Dance. Development of movement quality and performance skills individually, with a partner or in a group setting. May include East Coast Swing, Lindy Hop, West Coast Swing, or Foxtrot. Additional course fee: $7.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Social Dance: Latin (DAN101AC) 1 Credit

Theory and practice of Latin dance. Development of movement quality and performance skills individually, with a partner or in a group setting. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18525 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 08/29/2019 - 12/05/2019 Th 6:45PM - 8:35PM
  • B. Bogedain
Open
6 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Latin Dance I - Theory and practice of Latin dance. Development of movement quality and performance skills individually, with a partner or in a group setting. May include Salsa, Mambo, Cha Cha Cha, Merengue, Rumba, Bachata, International Latin Ballroom, or Latin Ballroom Performance. Additional Course Fee: $7
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18526 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 08/29/2019 - 12/05/2019 Th 6:45PM - 8:35PM
  • B. Bogedain
Open
8 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Latin Dance II - Continued theory and practice of Latin dance. Development of movement quality and performance skills individually, with a partner or in a group setting. May include Salsa, Mambo, Cha Cha Cha, Merengue, Rumba, Bachata, International Latin Ballroom, or Latin Ballroom Performance. Additional Course Fee: $7
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Social Dance: Tango (DAN101AE) 1 Credit

Theory and practice of Tango dance. Development of movement quality and performance skills individually, with a partner or in a group setting. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18643 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 109 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 08/30/2019 - 12/06/2019 F 5:15PM - 7:05PM
  • B. Bogedain
Open
9 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Additional Course Fee: $7.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Ballet I (DAN131) 1 Credit

Introduction to the theory and practice of ballet at the beginning level. Development of movement quality and performance skills. Prerequisites: None. Note: DAN131 may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17692 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 109 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 08/27/2019 - 12/07/2019 Tu,Th 12:00PM - 1:20PM
  • L. Adelman-Tomasulo
Open
4 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Additional Course Fee: $7.
    • Additional Class Notes: Additional Dance classes can be found under PED (Physical Education) and DAH (Dance Humanities).
      Flex Start Class

Modern Dance I (DAN132) 1 Credit

Introduction to the theory and practice of modern dance at the beginning level. Development of movement quality and performance skills. Prerequisites: None. Note: DAN132 may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17702 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 109 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 08/26/2019 - 12/07/2019 M,W 12:00PM - 1:20PM
  • S. Valle
Open
1 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 17702 costs include DAN Course Fee: $7
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Modern Dance II (DAN135) 1 Credit

Theory and practice of modern dance at the advanced beginning level. Development of movement quality and performance skills. Note: DAN135 may be repeated for credit. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in DAN132 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17690 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 109 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 08/26/2019 - 12/07/2019 M,W 12:00PM - 1:20PM
  • S. Valle
Open
2 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 17690 costs include DAN Course Fee: $7
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Dance Performance I (DAN150) 1 Credit

An introduction to the process and practice of dance performance.
Prerequisites: None. Note: DAN150 may be repeated for credit. Corequisites: Any level of any of the following dance technique courses with a DAN prefix: ballet, modern, jazz, hip hop, tap, social, or world dance.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18280 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 109 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 09/10/2019 - 12/07/2019 Tu,Th 3:00PM - 4:20PM
  • E. Rhodes
Open
11 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Permission of Instructor Required. Students must co-enroll in ONE of the following: DAN131, DAN132, DAN134, DAN135, DAN231, DAN232, DAN234, or DAN235. Contact Sonia Valle for more information at 602-787-6808. Prerequisites: None. Additional Course Fee: $7
      By Audition Only: Wednesday, 9/4, 3:00-4:20P, in F109
      Rehearsals:
      Tuesdays and Thursdays, F109, 3:00P-4:20P, 9/10-12/7
      Tech and Dress: Thursday,12/5, 5:00-11:00P & Friday, 12/6, 4:00-6:30P
      Performances: Friday, 12/6, 6:30-9:30P & Saturday, 12/7, 6:00-9:30P
    • Additional Class Notes: Additional Dance classes can be found under PED (Physical Education) and DAH (Dance Humanities).
      Flex Start Class

Dance Performance II (DAN155) 1 Credit

Continued study of the process and practice of dance performance at advanced beginning level. Note: DAN155 may be repeated for credit. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in DAN150 or permission of Instructor. Corequisites: Any level of any of the following dance technique courses with a DAN prefix: ballet, modern, jazz, hip hop, tap, social, or world dance.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18388 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 109 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 09/09/2019 - 12/07/2019 M,W 3:00PM - 4:20PM
  • S. Valle
Open
12 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: An introduction to the process and practice of dance performance. Students must co-enroll in ONE of the following: DAN131, DAN132, DAN134, DAN135, DAN231, DAN232, DAN234, or DAN235. Additional Course Fee: $7. Contact Sonia Valle for more information at 602-787-6808.
      By Audition Only: Wednesday, 9/4, 3P-4:20P, in F109
      Rehearsals: Mondays & Wednesdays, 3P-4:20P, 9/9-12/7
      Tech and Dress: Thursday, 12/5, 5P-11P and Friday 12/6, 4P-6:30P
      Performances: Friday, 12/6, 6:30P-9:30P and Saturday, 12/7, 6P-9:30P
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Modern Dance III (DAN232) 1 Credit

Theory and practice of modern dance at the beginning intermediate level. Development of movement quality and performance skills. Note: DAN232 may be repeated for credit. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in DAN135 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17698 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 109 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 08/26/2019 - 12/07/2019 M,W 12:00PM - 1:20PM
  • S. Valle
Open
2 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 17698 costs include DAN Course Fee: $7
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Ballet IV (DAN234) 1 Credit

Theory and practice of ballet at the intermediate level. Development of movement quality and performance skills. Note: DAN234 may be repeated for credit. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in DAN231 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17696 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 109 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 08/27/2019 - 12/07/2019 Tu,Th 1:30PM - 2:50PM
  • I. Shtylla
Open
1 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 17696 costs include DAN Course Fee: $7
    • Additional Class Notes: Additional Dance classes can be found under PED (Physical Education) and DAH (Dance Humanities). Additional Course Fee: $7.
      Flex Start Class

Modern Dance IV (DAN235) 1 Credit

Theory and practice of modern dance at the intermediate level. Development of movement quality and performance skills. Note: DAN235 may be repeated for credit. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in DAN232 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17699 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 109 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 08/26/2019 - 12/07/2019 M,W 12:00PM - 1:20PM
  • S. Valle
Open
2 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 17699 costs include DAN Course Fee: $7
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Special Projects (DAN298AA) 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
37990 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 109 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 09/16/2019 - 12/06/2019 N/A N/A
  • S. Valle
Open
12 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Additional Class Notes: 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. Prerequisite: Permission of Program Director or Instructor. Additional Dance classes can be found under PED (Physical Education) and DAH (Dance Humanities).
      Flex Start Class

Observing Young Children (ECH270) 1 Credit

Introduction to techniques of observing young children. Recording methods, interpretation and use of collected information including legal and ethical implications. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
18131 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 126 - Psychology Classroom
In Person 09/21/2019 - 09/28/2019 Sat 8:00AM - 3:30PM
  • C. Colunga
  • J. Hicks
Open
12 of 24 Seats Available

Arranging the Environment (ECH271) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18137 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 126 - Psychology Classroom
In Person 09/07/2019 - 09/14/2019 Sat 8:00AM - 3:30PM
  • C. Colunga
Open
11 of 24 Seats Available

Math for the Young Child (ECH273) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18133 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 127 - Reserved for CFS/ECH
In Person 09/07/2019 - 09/14/2019 Sat 8:00AM - 3:30PM
  • S. Ceklic
Open
14 of 24 Seats Available

Literacy Development and the Young Child (ECH275) 1 Credit

Literacy from birth through the early childhood years. Focus on developmentally appropriate ways to encourage speaking, listening, writing, and reading in the home and classroom. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18162 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 127 - Reserved for CFS/ECH
In Person 10/19/2019 - 10/26/2019 Sat 8:00AM - 3:30PM
  • A. Stigsson
Open
14 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
18134 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 231 - Classroom
In Person 10/05/2019 - 10/12/2019 Sat 8:00AM - 3:30PM
  • S. Wibe
Open
7 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
18144 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 126 - Psychology Classroom
In Person 10/19/2019 - 10/26/2019 Sat 8:00AM - 3:30PM
  • G. Romero
Open
10 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
18136 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 126 - Psychology Classroom
In Person 11/02/2019 - 11/09/2019 Sat 8:00AM - 3:30PM
  • S. Ceklic
Open
17 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
18810 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • M. Kirk
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.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Introduction to the Exceptional Learner (EDU222) 3 Credits

Overview of the exceptional learner with emphasis on factors relating to current practices, identification, characteristics, and educational adaptations. Issues related to mild disabilities, severe disabilities, emotional and behavioral disorders, intellectual disabilities, and students who are gifted.
Prerequisites: None. Note: EDU222 requires an approved field experience.

General Education Designations: C, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18816 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 223 - EDU Classroom
In Person 09/03/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu 6:30PM - 9:30PM
  • L. George
Open
22 of 32 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19157 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 223 - EDU Classroom
In Person 09/03/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu,Th 12:00PM - 1:30PM
  • M. Kirk
Open
12 of 26 Seats Available

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40507 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
L 102 - Health Occupations
Hybrid 10/13/2019 - 11/04/2019 M,Su 9:00AM - 5:00PM
  • R. Dotterer
Open
29 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 40507 meets at L 102 - Health Occupations Sundays from Oct 13 to Nov 04, 2019 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Class 40507 also meets at L 102 - Health Occupations Mondays from Oct 14 to Nov 04, 2019 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Reserved for EMT/FSC personnel: MUST be affiliated with Fire Service, Emergency Medical Sevices (EMS),
      or a Federal Emergency Response Agency such as FEMA.
      Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with distance learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of the classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18885 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 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.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Children's Literature (EDU291) 3 Credits

Review of folk and modern literature from a variety of world cultures, including application of literary criteria to folk and modern literature for children. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18812 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 223 - EDU Classroom
In Person 09/03/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu,Th 1:30PM - 2:50PM
  • K. Barker
Open
16 of 32 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19019 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • K. Barker
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.

The Art of Storytelling (EDU292) 3 Credits

Explore the art and origin of storytelling. Provide a variety of storytelling techniques, styles and exercises to enhance the delivery of telling stories. Assist in the integration and application of storytelling to the learning environment in the classroom. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: C, HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18145 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 223 - EDU Classroom
In Person 09/05/2019 - 12/13/2019 Th 6:30PM - 9:35PM
  • A. Berry
Open
6 of 25 Seats Available

Foundations of Early Childhood Education (EED200) 3 Credits

Overview of early childhood education (birth to age eight) in American society, including current issues and responsibilities. Emphasis on issues of professionalism, ethics and program types. Opportunities for students to explore potential career paths. Includes field experience. Prerequisites: None. Note: EED200 requires a minimum of 30 hours of field experience in birth to age eight environments.

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
18151 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 127 - Reserved for CFS/ECH
In Person 08/27/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu 6:30PM - 9:10PM
  • C. Colunga
  • K. Bianco
Open
14 of 32 Seats Available

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
17731 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Q 513 Nursing Classroom
In Person 10/05/2019 - 10/05/2019 Sat 9:00AM - 5:00PM
  • K. Mantey
Open
16 of 24 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18489 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Q 519 EMT Classroom
In Person 09/08/2019 - 09/08/2019 Su 9:00AM - 5:00PM
  • K. Mantey
Open
9 of 24 Seats Available

Emergency Medical Technology (EMT104) 9 Credits

Techniques of emergency medical care in accordance with national and state curriculum. Study of the human body, patient assessment, treatment of medically or traumatically compromised patients, special hazards, and medical operations, IV monitoring, patient-assisted medication administration, automated external defibrillators (AEDs), and blood-glucose monitoring. Note: EMT104 Students are required to complete additional hours in a competency-based clinical, vehicular, and/or scenario based experience. This may be completed through EMT104AB or program director-approved rotation. Students must meet National Registry of EMTs requirements for certification. Additional information available at nremt.org. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in EMT101 or a current validation in Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider/Professional Rescuer and (appropriate score on Reading placement test to demonstrate minimum tenth grade level reading or completion of an Associate's degree or higher from an accredited institution).

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
17850 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
FSC Classroom
In Person 09/11/2019 - 12/13/2019 W,F 9:00AM - 1:00PM
  • C. Murphy
  • C. Willson
Open
19 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: **LATE START SECTION!** This section meets an additional five (5) Saturdays from 9:00am - 5:00pm during the semester: Dates TBD.
      CLASSROOM #Q507
      Class 17850 costs include EMT Course Fee: $125
    • Additional Class Notes: Course Fee: $125. Students MUST pick up an EMT104 Student Checklist (green packet) and complete it by the FIRST DAY of class. EMT104 Student Checklist packets are available in the Advisting Office at KSC building, at the EMT/FSC Office in the L building, or online at http://www.pvc.maricopa.edu/sites/default/files/fire_emt_student_checklist.pdf. Please carefully read through all the requirements listed in the checklist to ensure completion by the first day of class. EMT104 utilizes Canvas. Students should log in to Canvas prior to the first day of class for any announcements and to become familiar with the layout. **ENROLLMENT CAN ONLY BE DONE OVER PHONE REGISTRATION AT (602) 787-7000 or THRU ADMISSIONS & RECORDS IN THE KSC BUILDING ON CAMPUS. NO ONLINE REGISTRATION IS ALLOWED.**

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
17733 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Q 506 IPH Classroom - 36 / Pod
In Person 11/02/2019 - 11/10/2019 Sat,Su 9:00AM - 5:00PM
  • T. Caskey
  • D. Starr
  • C. Willson
Open
15 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 17733 costs include EMT Course Fee: $25
    • Additional Class Notes: Course Fee: $25
      This course meets for two consecutive weekends on Saturday and Sunday, and is designed to meet National and Arizona Department of Health Services (A-DHS) recertification for EMTs. Enhances the knowledge base of the Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) and reinforces basic skills competencies.

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) (EMT242) 1 Credit

Designed for the allied healthcare provider who initiates, directs, or participates in the management of an infant or child in respiratory compromise, circulatory compromise, or cardiopulmonary arrest according to current CPR and Emergency Cardiovascular Care (ECC) guidelines. Requires prior knowledge of basic electrocardiograph rhythm interpretation, pharmacologic agents, and other interventions used in Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS). Note: EMT242 is required for American Heart Association Provider approval and validation. Prerequisites: Current Basic Life Support (BLS) healthcare provider/professional rescuer card and a grade of C or better in (EMT235 and EMT236, or permission of Instructor).

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19144 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
L 102 - Health Occupations
In Person 09/05/2019 - 09/07/2019 F,Sat 8:30AM - 6:00PM
  • K. Taussig
Open
11 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for students accepted into the Paramedic Educational Program. If you have questions, please call 602.787.6782.
      Class 19144 costs include EMT Course Fee: $25

Trauma Management II (EMT246) 4 Credits

Designed to instruct advanced prehospital care personnel the critical skills necessary to manage the trauma victim and the emergency scene through the Incident Command System (ICS). Enhances advanced emergency medical technology (EMT) skills by focusing on emergency care interventions. Provides advanced exposure to victim assessment, initial treatment, resuscitative skills, invasive techniques, electrical and pharmacologic interventions, stabilization, transportation of the victim to an emergency care facility, and documentation. Prerequisites: Certified as a Basic EMT, Intermediate EMT, Paramedic, or Arizona registered prehospital nurse, or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19145 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
L 102 - Health Occupations
In Person 11/02/2019 - 11/15/2019 F,Sat 8:30AM - 6:00PM
  • K. Taussig
Open
11 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for students accepted into the Paramedic Educational Program. If you have questions, please call 602.787.6782.
      Class 19145 costs include EMT Course Fee: $25

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17756 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 131 - Classroom
In Person 10/05/2019 - 10/05/2019 Sat 9:00AM - 5:00PM
  • R. Dotterer
Open
27 of 30 Seats Available

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
18798 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 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
17339 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 209 - Classroom
In Person 10/15/2019 - 12/06/2019 Tu,Th 2:00PM - 4:40PM
  • C. Greenfield
Open
7 of 27 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
17320 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 201 - Classroom
In Person 10/14/2019 - 12/06/2019 M,W 2:00PM - 4:40PM
  • C. Greenfield
Open
4 of 26 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17322 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 131 - Classroom
In Person 09/06/2019 - 12/06/2019 F 9:00AM - 11:50AM
  • M. Mitchell
Open
10 of 26 Seats Available

Introduction to Literature (ENH110) 3 Credits

Introduction to international literature through various forms of literary expression; e.g., poetry, drama, essay, biography, autobiography, short story, and novel. Provides a global overview of literature with special emphasis on diverse cultural contributions of women, African Americans, Asian Americans, Hispanic Americans, and Native Americans. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: C, HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
42027 Fall 2019 Paradise ValleyN/A In Person 09/16/2019 - 12/22/2019 M,Tu,W,Th,F 9:05AM - 10:00AM
  • A. Arkell
Open
26 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for Dual Enrollment Students:
      Location: Caurus Academy
      ENH110 9:05am-10:00am, Monday to Friday. Dates: 9/16/19 - 12/22/19.

Special Projects (ENH298AA) 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
37731 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 134 - Classroom
In Person 10/25/2019 - 11/08/2019 F 12:00PM - 3:00PM
  • M. Noschka
Open
12 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 37731 meets at M 134 - Classroom on Friday Oct 25, 2019 from 12:00PM - 3:00PM
      Class 37731 also meets at PV TBA - meeting details tba Fridays from Oct 25 to Nov 08, 2019 from 12:00PM - 3:00PM
      Class 37731 also meets at Paradise Vly Offsite - Other on Friday Nov 01, 2019 from 12:00PM - 3:00PM
      Class 37731 also meets at M 134 - Classroom on Friday Nov 08, 2019 from 12:00PM - 3:00PM
      Honors Program Only
      Reserved for Honors Students only - contact the Honors Office at PVCC for more information 602.787.7888.
      This Special Topics in Shakespeare course is designed to give students an opportunity to explore the relationship between literary texts, criticism, and performance through the hands-on experience of close reading a select play that is paired with a local live Shakespeare production. Our text for Fall 2019 will be Macbeth.

      Class Meets:
      Friday - 10/25/19 - 12:00-3:00 p.m.
      Friday - 11/1/19 - 7:30-10::00 p.m. - Off-site - night of the play
      Friday - 11/1/19 - 12:00-3:00 p.m.

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
18652 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
6 of 15 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 Exercise Physiology (EXS125) 3 Credits

Principles of exercise science applied to fitness instruction. Major factors related to the function of the human body will be examined/introduced with an emphasis on exercise physiology and functional anatomy. A grade of C or better required in all Prerequisites. Prerequisites or Corequisites: EXS101 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17763 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 09/16/2019 - 12/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • D. Heuser
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.

      Note: Students should notify the instructor if they want to take the course as a Pass/No Credit option.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      To receive instructor permission, please contact dale.heuser@paradisevalley.edu
      Class 17763 costs include EXS Course Fee: $15

Strength Fitness-Physiological Principles and Training Techniques (EXS130) 3 Credits

Principles and techniques of strength training including strength physiology, performance factors, training recommendations, exercise techniques, and program design and management. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17764 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 131 - Classroom
Hybrid 09/04/2019 - 12/11/2019 W 12:00PM - 2:00PM
  • G. Wasson
Open
16 of 24 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.
      Additional course fee: $15.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
    • Additional Class Notes: 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
37577 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 131 - Classroom
Hybrid 10/17/2019 - 12/12/2019 Th 6:00PM - 8:30PM
  • J. Valenzuela
Open
20 of 24 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. Additional Course Fee: $15.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Instructional Competency: Flexibility and Mind-Body Exercises (EXS214) 2 Credits

Fundamental methods of instructing and leading fitness activities including flexibility activities. Core competencies identified by professional certification agencies. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18194 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 131 - Classroom
Hybrid 09/05/2019 - 10/10/2019 Th 6:00PM - 8:30PM
  • J. Valenzuela
Open
18 of 24 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. Additional Course Fee: $15.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Instructional Competency: Cardiorespiratory Exercises and Activities (EXS218) 2 Credits

Fundamental methods of instructing and leading fitness activities including cardiorespiratory exercises and activities. Core competencies identified by professional certification agencies. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18745 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 131 - Classroom
Hybrid 09/05/2019 - 12/12/2019 Th 12:00PM - 2:00PM
  • J. Valenzuela
Open
16 of 24 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: 60-787-6754. Additional Course Fee: $15.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Practical Applications of Personal Training Skills and Techniques Internship (EXS239) 3 Credits

Work experience in a fitness or health related facility. Eighty (80) hours of designated work per credit. Note: CPR certification must be current through the duration of the internship. EXS239 may be repeated for a maximum of six (6) credits. Prerequisites: Completion of nine (9) credits of EXS courses required for the (AAS in Exercise Science and Personal Training, or CCL in Personal Training Specialist, or CCL in Personal Trainer), current CPR card, and permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37578 Fall 2019 Paradise ValleyN/A Independent Study 09/03/2019 - 12/12/2019 N/A N/A
  • D. Heuser
Open
1 of 2 Seats Available

Practical Applications of Personal Training Skills and Techniques Internship (EXS239AA) 1 Credit

Work experience in a fitness or health related facility. Eighty (80) hours of designated work per credit. Note: CPR certification must be current through the duration of the internship. EXS239AA may be repeated for a maximum of six (6) credits. Prerequisites: Completion of nine (9) credits of EXS courses required for the (AAS in Exercise Science and Personal Training, or CCL in Personal Training Specialist, or CCL in Personal Trainer), current CPR card, and permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17821 Fall 2019 Paradise ValleyN/A Independent Study 09/03/2019 - 12/12/2019 N/A N/A
  • D. Heuser
Open
2 of 4 Seats Available

Practical Applications of Personal Training Skills and Techniques Internship (EXS239AB) 2 Credits

Work experience in a fitness or health related facility. Eighty (80) hours of designated work per credit. Note: CPR certification must be current through the duration of the internship. EXS239AB may be repeated for a maximum of six (6) credits. Prerequisites: Completion of nine (9) credits of EXS courses required for the (AAS in Exercise Science and Personal Training, or CCL in Personal Training Specialist, or CCL in Personal Trainer), current CPR card, and permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37579 Fall 2019 Paradise ValleyN/A Independent Study 09/03/2019 - 12/12/2019 N/A N/A
  • D. Heuser
Open
2 of 2 Seats Available

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
18604 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/17/2019 - 01/10/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
9 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This course is set up for one student to work with one instructor. This is for students that are signing up for Jump Start for the first time and consists of 4 one hour sessions or 8 half hour sessions. Course Fee: $200. Contact the Fitness Center 602-787-7270 for more details.

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
18605 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/17/2019 - 01/10/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
9 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Continue with this course after completing Jump Start #1. Course fee: $200.

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18606 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/17/2019 - 01/10/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
10 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Continue with course after completing Jump Start #2. Course Fee: $200.

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18607 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/17/2019 - 01/10/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
10 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Continue with this course after completing Jump Start #3. Course Fee: $200.

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18608 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/17/2019 - 01/10/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
10 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This course is set up for two students to work with on instructor. This is designed for students that desire personal training and consists of 4 one hour sessions or 8 half hour sessions. Course Fee: $135. Contact the Fitness Center 602-787-7270 for more details.

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
18295 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/17/2019 - 01/10/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
495 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
18609 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/17/2019 - 01/10/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
499 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
18611 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/17/2019 - 01/10/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
499 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
19140 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 08/17/2019 - 01/10/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
189 of 200 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).

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

Holiday Fitness Center section for new fitness members

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18626 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 12/14/2019 - 01/10/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
100 of 100 Seats Available

Yearly Senior Fitness Center (FITNESS300-20003) 0 Credits

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18612 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/17/2019 - 01/10/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
495 of 500 Seats Available

PALS Refresher (FITNESS300-20045) 0 Credits

PALS Refresher

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18310 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
TBA - replaced by PV TBA
In Person 09/08/2019 - 09/08/2019 Su 9:00AM - 5:00PM
  • Staff
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Materials for class will be provided by instructor, class fee is $120.00. One Sunday only, class held in J136.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18311 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
TBA - replaced by PV TBA
In Person 10/13/2019 - 10/13/2019 Su 9:00AM - 5:00PM
  • Staff
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Materials for class will be provided by instructor, class fee is $120.00. One Sunday only, class held in J136.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18320 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
L 102 - Health Occupations
In Person 12/08/2019 - 12/08/2019 Su 1:00PM - 5:00PM
  • Staff
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Materials for class will be provided by instructor, class fee is $120.00. One Sunday only, class held in J136.

Fitness for Academic Success (FITNESS300-20073) 0 Credits

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19184 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/17/2019 - 01/10/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
144 of 200 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: PVCC student success program: must be enrolled in any 1 credit class 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
38057 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/17/2019 - 01/10/2020 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
38061 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/17/2019 - 01/10/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
50 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Yearly Fitness Center Membership for PVCC Retirees. Course Fee: $75

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17717 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 129 - Classroom
Hybrid 11/02/2019 - 12/07/2019 Sat 9:00AM - 11:00AM
  • M. Rabasca
Open
25 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754. See syllabus for specific class dates. Note: Students who successfully complete the course and final exam will earn the National Restaurant Association's ServSafe Certification. Textbook required at 1st class meeting.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Introduction to Professions in Food, Nutrition, and Dietetics (FON125) 1 Credit

Overview and discussion of career opportunities in the fields of food, nutrition, and dietetics. Includes information about history, ethics, standards of practice, communication and counseling skills. Emphasis on how to become a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist or a Dietetic Technician Registered.
Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17842 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 129 - Classroom
In Person 09/09/2019 - 11/18/2019 M 12:15PM - 1:30PM
  • J. Davis
Open
21 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Additional Course Fee: $25
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Principles of Human Nutrition Laboratory (FON241LL) 1 Credit

Self-evaluative laboratory experience to complement FON241, Principles of Human Nutrition using anthropometric, biochemical, clinical, dietary analysis, and ecological/economical assessments. Includes the use of qualitative and quantitative methodology to determine nutritional status and evaluate methodological applications. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in FON241 or Corequisites: FON241.

General Education Designations: SG

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18230 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Q 151 - Nutrition Science Lab
In Person 09/03/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu 12:30PM - 3:20PM
  • J. Shaw
Open
1 of 22 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: NOTE: Concurrent enrollment in FON241 lecture and FON241LL lab is not required, but successful completion of both lecture and lab satisfies the Natural Science General Education (SG) requirement.
      Class 18230 costs include FON Course Fee: $45
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18648 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Q 151 - Nutrition Science Lab
In Person 09/03/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu 5:30PM - 8:20PM
  • D. Weaver
Open
7 of 22 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18423 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Q 151 - Nutrition Science Lab
In Person 09/06/2019 - 12/13/2019 F 9:00AM - 11:50AM
  • J. Shinbaum
Open
6 of 22 Seats Available

Introduction to Fire Service Selection (FSC101) 3 Credits

Overview of the application and selection processes used by various fire departments and fire service organizations. Elements of fire service culture and their effects on personal growth and interpersonal relationships. Major components of written application processes, requirements, preparation of resumes and their effect on employment prospects. Preparation for the interview to include communications skills, mental preparation techniques, behaviors, and the importance of the interview in the pre- employment process. Preparation for on-site experiences at a fire station. General components of the selection process, the importance of general education, and components of lifelong learning in career choices. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17757 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Life Science Bldg 109 - lec
In Person 08/28/2019 - 12/11/2019 W 6:00PM - 8:50PM
  • M. Adelman
Open
19 of 32 Seats Available

Hazardous Materials/First Responder (FSC105) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17708 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Life Science Bldg 109 - lec
In Person 08/30/2019 - 12/13/2019 F 9:00AM - 11:30AM
  • C. Johnson
Open
8 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Skills days may be scheduled at a different day, time & location (Phoenix Fire Dept Training Academy). Instructor will advise.
      *Prior to CLASS START, students must also obtain an EIN # for IFSAC testing. For instructions, please refer to www.paradisevalley.edu/fire, click on "Fire Science", then clidk on "HAZMAT".
      Voluntary IFSAC accredited certification testing is available after successful completion of the course (confer with the instructor). *Additional certification testing fee is required by the Az Center for Fire Service Excellence.
      Flex Start Class
      Class 17708 costs include FSC Course Fee: $40
    • Additional Class Notes: All participants will need to acquire a FEMA student ID # and must complete the AWR 160, WMD/Terrorism Awareness for Emergency Responders, prior to the start of class. Please refer to the PVCC FSC website for instructions on completing these requirements; http://www.paradisevalley.edu/fire, click on "Fire Science", then "Hazmat".
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17732 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 09/13/2019 - 09/22/2019 F,Sat,Su 6:00PM - 10:00PM
  • C. Johnson
Open
3 of 40 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 17732 meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Fridays from Sep 13 to Sep 20, 2019 from 6:00PM - 10:00PM
      Class 17732 also meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Saturdays/Sundays from Sep 14 to Sep 22, 2019 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Course Fee: $40. Dates: 9/14-9/23. Meets 2 weeks on Fri, Sat & Sun at the Phoenix Fire Department Training Academy classroom 2, located at 2425 W. Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix. Class times; Friday 6:00-10:00PM, Sat & Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM. Includes 16 hrs of hands-on skills training including the use of B level encapsulated entry suits & Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA).
      Partnered with Texas A & M Engineering Extension Service (TEEX). Course meets NFPA 472, 2013 ed.
      Successful candidates will receive Dept Homeland Security(DHS)/FEMA certification in Haz Mat-WMD/Terrorism 1st Responder Awareness & Operations through TEEX. * ProBoard accredited certification testing will be conducted during the course (info will be provided by the instructor). *Additional ProBoard testing fee may be required.
      Class Meets for Two (2) Weeks
      Flex Start Class
    • Additional Class Notes: All participants will need to acquire a FEMA student ID # and must complete the AWR 160, WMD/Terrorism Awareness for Emergency Responders, prior to the start of class. Please refer to the PVCC FSC website for instructions on completing these requirements; http://www.paradisevalley.edu/fire, click on "Fire Science", then "Hazmat".
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17754 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 11/08/2019 - 11/17/2019 F,Sat,Su 6:00PM - 10:00PM
  • C. Johnson
Open
25 of 40 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 17754 meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Fridays from Nov 08 to Nov 15, 2019 from 6:00PM - 10:00PM
      Class 17754 also meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Saturdays/Sundays from Nov 09 to Nov 17, 2019 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Course Fee: $40. Dates: 11/8-11/17. Meets 2 weeks on Fri, Sat & Sun at the Phoenix Fire Department Training Academy classroom 2, located at 2425 W. Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix. Class times; Friday 6:00-10:00PM, Sat & Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM. Includes 16 hrs of hands-on skills training including the use of B level encapsulated entry suits & Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA).
      Partnered with Texas A & M Engineering Extension Service (TEEX). Course meets NFPA 472, 2013 ed.
      Successful candidates will receive Dept Homeland Security(DHS)/FEMA certification in Haz Mat-WMD/Terrorism 1st Responder Awareness & Operations through TEEX. * ProBoard accredited certification testing will be conducted during the course (info will be provided by the instructor). *Additional ProBoard testing fee may be required.
      Class Meets for Two (2) Weeks
      Flex Start Class
    • Additional Class Notes: All participants will need to acquire a FEMA student ID # and must complete the AWR 160, WMD/Terrorism Awareness for Emergency Responders, prior to the start of class. Please refer to the PVCC FSC website for instructions on completing these requirements; http://www.paradisevalley.edu/fire, click on "Fire Science", then "Hazmat".

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
17709 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/21/2019 - 12/13/2019 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 also 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.
      Flex Start Class
      Class 17709 costs include FSC Course 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
17724 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
K 116 - Classroom
In Person 09/28/2019 - 10/06/2019 Sat,Su 8:00AM - 5:00PM
  • K. Shaver
  • S. Jackson
  • D. Sanchez
Open
18 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class meets on Saturday & Sunday, 9/28 - 10/6
      Flex Start Class
      Class 17724 costs include FSC Course Fee: $40
    • Additional Class Notes: Successful completion & testing will award NWCG Wildland FF 2 certification including S-130 & 190, L-180 & I-100 certifications.
      Includes Field Operations requiring physical exertion. Involves hands-on training in Wildland fire fighting concepts utilizing a variety of tools & equipment .
      Class Meets for Two (2) Weeks
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
17725 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
K 116 - Classroom
In Person 11/30/2019 - 12/08/2019 Sat,Su 8:00AM - 5:00PM
  • K. Shaver
  • S. Jackson
  • D. Sanchez
Open
28 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class meets on Saturday & Sunday, 11/30-12/8
      Flex Start Class
      Class 17725 costs include FSC Course Fee: $40
    • Additional Class Notes: Successful completion & testing will award NWCG Wildland FF 2 certification including S-130 & 190, L-180 & I-100 certifications.
      Includes Field Operations requiring physical exertion. Involves hands-on training in Wildland fire fighting concepts utilizing a variety of tools & equipment .
      Class Meets for Two (2) Weeks

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
18692 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 09/21/2019 - 10/13/2019 Sat,Su 9:00AM - 4:45PM
  • T. Allred
  • C. Raper
  • D. Sanchez
Open
20 of 22 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class meets on Saturday & Sunday for 2 weekends, 9/21-22 & 10/12-13
      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 18692 costs include FSC Course Fee: $50

Introduction to Fire Suppression (FSC113) 3 Credits

Characteristics and behavior of fire, fire hazard properties of ordinary materials, extinguishing agents, fire suppression organization and equipment, basic fire fighting tactics, and public relations as affected by fire suppression. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17710 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Life Science Bldg 109 - lec
Hybrid 09/26/2019 - 12/12/2019 Th 10:30AM - 1:00PM
  • T. Allred
Open
30 of 32 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.
      Flex Start Class
      Class 17710 costs include FSC Course Fee: $15

Fitness for Firefighters/CPAT (FSC130) 1 Credit

Skills and abilities required for entry level position in the fire service including physical ability, and stamina. Opportunity to take the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) at the end of the course. Prerequisites: None. Note: Offered as credit (P) or no credit (Z) basis. Standard grading available according to procedures outlined in catalog.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
18699 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 09/09/2019 - 12/06/2019 N/A N/A
  • B. Sunder
  • G. Orosco
  • D. Sanchez
Open
10 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Permission of Department Required
      This section is for CBE (credit by exam)
      Requirements: must attend a min of 6 preparatory and practice sessions at the Great APE FF Gym located @ 1720 W. Buchanan St, Phoenix. Info will be provided by the instructor(s). Additionally, student will be required to submit verification of attendance & performance signed by the instructor(s).

      Official CPAT test will be coordinated and proctored by the instructor(s) at the Great APE FF Gym (IAFF licensed CPAT testing site). Student is responsible for Official CPAT testing fees through the organization providing the official test. Successful completion of the Official CPAT test is required for a passing grade.

      For information and approval, please contact Brandon Sunder at brandon.sunder@paradisevalley.edu, and make sure to include your eight digit student ID (ex: 31234567) and best contact phone number in the email.
      Class 18699 costs include FSC Course Fee: $35

Introduction To Urban Technical Rescue (FSC131) 3 Credits

Practical application of safe rescue practices for urban technical rescue. Includes ropes and rope systems, trench rescue, confined-space rescue, swiftwater rescue, and rescue from collapsed structures. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17755 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 09/25/2019 - 12/11/2019 N/A N/A
  • D. Sanchez
Open
7 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for Credit by Exam or override. Enrollment requires permission of instructor or Fire Science Dept. Please call 602-787-6782 for assistance.
      Class 17755 costs include FSC Course Fee: $50

Emergency Preparedness (FSC147) 3 Credits

Emergency preparedness related to natural and man-made disasters. Planning concepts and the planning process; awareness and education programs and strategies for the general community as well as business and industries. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19038 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/21/2019 - 12/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • J. Bonnell
Open
18 of 28 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
      Class 19038 costs include FSC Course Fee: $10

Ladder Operations (FSC159) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18628 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 11/02/2019 - 11/03/2019 Sat,Su 8:30AM - 5:00PM
  • D. Sanchez
Open
18 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 18628 meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad on Saturday Nov 02, 2019 from 8:30AM - 5:00PM
      Class 18628 also meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad on Sunday Nov 03, 2019 from 8:30AM - 1:00PM
      Class meets at the Phoenix Fire Department Training Academy, 2425 W. Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix. This course will involve hands-on skills & physical exertion while wearing FF protective equipment.
      *PREREQUISITE 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 18628 costs include FSC Course Fee: $75

Fireground Survival (FSC175) 0.5 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18629 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 10/27/2019 - 10/27/2019 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 will involve hands-on skills & physical exertion while wearing FF protective equipment.
      Prerequisite: Successful completion of FSC102, or accredited FF I & II cert, or career FF, or Dept permission.
      *Please contact the FSC office @ 602-787-6782 for approval
      Course fee is for turnout equip and specialized equipment use
      Permission of Department Required
      Flex Start Class
      Class 18629 costs include FSC Course Fee: $50

Battalion Chief Academy (FSC231) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18855 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person 10/10/2019 - 10/25/2019 W,Th,F 8:00AM - 5:00PM
  • J. Nichols
Open
32 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This is a closed course for the 2019 AFCA Battalion Chief Academy under the AZSFTC ESA.
      Class location is at the Avondale Fire Administration, 1825 N. 107th Ave, Avondale 85323
      Class Dates: 10/10, 11, 16, 17, 18, 23, 24, 25 (must attend all class sessions)
      Permission of Department Required

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
18799 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/13/2019 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

Service-Learning Experience in Fire Science (FSC282AC) 3 Credits

Unpaid Service-Learning (SL) experience, completed with approved community partner. Note: FSC282AC may be repeated for a total of six (6) credit hours. Standard grading is available according to procedures outlined in catalog. Prerequisites: Permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18269 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
Independent Study 09/06/2019 - 12/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • D. Sanchez
Open
10 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: "Fire Service Internship, CE or Special Project": For enrollment approval, contact the Fire Science Program Director at david.sanchez@paradisevalley.edu, or contact the Fire Science office @ (602) 787-6782.
      Prerequisite Required-FSC102 or accredited FF I & II certification
      Orientation Required
      Class 18269 costs include FSC Course Fee: $80

Cooperative Education (FSC296WC) 3 Credits

Work-college experiences that involve the combined efforts of educators and employers to accomplish an outcome related to the career objectives of the students. Prerequisites: Completion of at least twelve (12) college credits, minimum 2.6 grade point average and be able to obtain a position related to student's academic or career goals (student's present job may qualify) or permission of Instructor. Corequisites: Must be concurrent in at least one class which is related to student's major or career interest or with permission of the Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
42058 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 10/12/2019 - 11/16/2019 Sat 7:30AM - 5:00PM
  • D. Sanchez
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: ***CLOSED delivery for current PFD Members only. Please call (602) 787-6782 for enrollment approval.
      Class meets at the Phoenix Fire Department TA, 2425 W. Lower Buckeye Rd., Phoenix.
      Start date of Class is scheduled for 10/12/2019 (Sat), First day of class will be moved to 10/13/2019 (Sun)
      due to availability of Equipment Resources will mandate the change. Students will be contacted if it is required.
      Class 42058 costs include FSC Course Fee: $80
    • Additional Class Notes: "Fire Service Internship, CE or Special Project": For enrollment approval, contact the Fire Science Program Director at david.sanchez@paradisevalley.edu, or contact the Fire Science office @ (602) 787-6782.
      Orientation Required

Special Projects (FSC298AA) 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 Instructors Availability
18459 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Great APE FF Gym, 1720 W. Buch
In Person 08/24/2019 - 12/09/2019 M 5:00PM - 7:00PM
  • D. Ewan
  • G. Orosco
  • D. Sanchez
Open
5 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: FF Pre-Academy Fitness & Conditioning for Fall 2019 FF I & II Academy or FF fitness maintenance opportunity for those who desire to maintain a high level of FF fitness & conditioning & Academy readiness.
      NOTE: Class location will be at the Great APE FF Gym located @ 1720 W. Buchanan St, Phoenix. Info will be provided by the instructor(s).
      *PREREQUISITE WAIVED
      *Should enrollment approval be necessary, please contact brandon.sunder@paradisevalley.edu or the Fire Science office @ (602) 787-6782.
      Class 18459 costs include FSC Course Fee: $75

Special Projects (FSC298AB) 2 Credits

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 Instructors Availability
18630 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
Independent Study 09/06/2019 - 12/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • D. Sanchez
  • T. Gonzales
Open
10 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Prerequisite Required-FSC102 or accredited FF I & II certification
      Orientation Required
      Class 18630 costs include FSC Course Fee: $80
    • Additional Class Notes: "Fire Service Internship, CE or Special Project": For enrollment approval, contact the Fire Science Program Director at david.sanchez@paradisevalley.edu, or contact the Fire Science office @ (602) 787-6782.

Special Projects (FSC298AC) 3 Credits

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 Instructors Availability
18270 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
Independent Study 09/06/2019 - 12/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • T. Gonzales
  • D. Sanchez
Open
16 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Prerequisite Required-FSC102 or accredited FF I & II certification
      Orientation Required
      Class 18270 costs include FSC Course Fee: $80
    • Additional Class Notes: "Fire Service Internship, CE or Special Project": For enrollment approval, contact the Fire Science Program Director at paul.sunder@paradisevalley.edu, or contact the Fire Science office @ (602) 787-6782.

Personal and Family Financial Security (GBS132) 3 Credits

Principles and practices of personal and family financial planning, includes savings, budgeting, credit, buying versus renting, and general principles of consumerism. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41612 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Cactus Shadows HS Dual Enroll
In Person 09/16/2019 - 05/09/2020 M,Tu,W,Th,F 7:20AM - 8:15AM
  • Staff
Open
50 of 50 Seats Available

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
17122 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
J 138 - Classroom
Hybrid 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 Tu,Th 1:00PM - 2:30PM
  • M. Birkmann
Open
4 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18431 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
J 139 - Classroom
Hybrid 09/19/2019 - 12/08/2019 Th 9:00AM - 10:15AM
  • M. Birkmann
Open
1 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Learning Management Systems (LMS): 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.

Legal, Ethical, and Regulatory Issues in Business (GBS205) 3 Credits

Legal theories, ethical issues and regulatory climate affecting business policies and decisions. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17125 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
J 138 - Classroom
In Person 09/17/2019 - 12/06/2019 Tu,Th 10:30AM - 12:10PM
  • S. Smith
Open
16 of 32 Seats Available

Business Communication (GBS233) 3 Credits

Internal and external business communications, including verbal and nonverbal techniques. Prerequisites: ENG101 or ENG107 with grade of "C" or better, or permission of Department or Division.

General Education Designations: L

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17205 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
J 139 - Classroom
In Person 09/17/2019 - 12/06/2019 Tu,Th 12:30PM - 2:00PM
  • J. Murphy
Open
11 of 25 Seats Available

Special Projects (GBS298AA) 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
41856 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Orion Hall 109 - Black Mtn
In Person 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • M. Carter
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available

World Geography I: Eastern Hemisphere (GCU121) 3 Credits

Description and analysis of spatial variations in culture, social, economic, and political phenomena in major world regions. Emphasis on the major cultural realms of Europe, North Africa, and Asia. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19020 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 09/16/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • J. Sommerfeld
Open
18 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.

Arizona Geography (GCU221) 3 Credits

The historical to modern development of Arizona. The interplay between the physical, cultural and economic factors affecting Arizona today. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: C, H, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18635 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 123 - Classroom
Hybrid 09/10/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu,Th 12:00PM - 1:15PM
  • J. Douglass
Open
1 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Flex Start Class
      Honors Program Only
      Reserved for Honors students - contact the Honors office at PVCC for more information: 602.787.7888
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18701 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 09/16/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • J. Sommerfeld
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.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Flex Start Class

Introduction to Physical Geography (GPH113) 4 Credits

Earth's physical processes and impacts on human environments via the atmosphere, biosphere, lithosphere and hydrosphere. Topics and practical experiences include severe weather, climate change, biomes and ecosystems, landform processes; mountain building and erosion by rivers, glaciers, waves and wind, topographic maps. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18994 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Q 402 - Classroom Lecture
In Person 08/26/2019 - 12/13/2019 M 1:00PM - 3:30PM
  • K. Hill
Open
12 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Flex Start Class
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 18994 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 18995 held Wed from 1:00PM to 3:30PM (K. Hill)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19023 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 109 - Classroom
In Person 08/27/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu,Th 10:30AM - 11:45AM
  • K. Hill
Open
12 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 19023 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 19024 held Thu from 12:15PM to 2:45PM (K. Hill)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19000 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 09/16/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • K. Hill
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.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 19000 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 19001 held Online (K. Hill)

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
18156 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • J. Douglass
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.
      Class Note: To access and complete the required labs, you will need to create your own online account with the online Gradeify service, and pay an $50 access fee directly to Gradeify. Check syllabus or contact instructor for information on how to create and pay for a Gradeify account.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Flex Start Class
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 18156 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 18157 held Online (J. Douglass)

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
17680 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Q 506 IPH Classroom - 36 / Pod
In Person 09/17/2019 - 12/05/2019 Tu,Th 12:30PM - 2:10PM
  • B. Wilson
Open
12 of 24 Seats Available

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
18168 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • V. Ghosh
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

History of Eastern Civilizations 1850 to Present (HIS114) 3 Credits

Examination of characteristics and development of civilizations of Middle East, India, Far East, and Southeast Asia, from mid-nineteenth century to present. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G, H, HU, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18152 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • V. Ghosh
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 Healthcare IT and Systems (HTM150) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18441 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • A. Rusu
Open
14 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Late start.

Introduction to Cinema (HUM205) 3 Credits

Survey of the history and development of the art of motion pictures, including criticism of aesthetic and technical elements. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17280 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 112 - Classroom
In Person 08/26/2019 - 12/13/2019 M 6:00PM - 8:40PM
  • D. Rubi
Open
13 of 32 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17290 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
Orion Hall 107 - Black Mtn
In Person 10/14/2019 - 12/04/2019 M,W 12:30PM - 2:45PM
  • P. Price
Open
19 of 32 Seats Available

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
18641 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • T. Smith
Open
21 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.

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
19074 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/06/2019 N/A N/A
  • P. Crossman
  • K. Cwengros
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.

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
18840 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • K. Mickelsen
  • L. Espinoza
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).
      Flex Start Class

Introduction to Public Health (IPH101) 3 Credits

Introduction to Public Health introduces students to the broad discipline of public health and how it influences community and individual health status. Includes sciences of public health, historical context of public health, role of various public health agencies, core functions, methods of measurement and evaluation, major public health issues in the United States, public policy, and factors that contribute to individual and community health. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19032 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 09/03/2019 - 12/06/2019 N/A N/A
  • M. Lauer
Open
17 of 30 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.

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
38188 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 212 - Classroom
In Person 10/04/2019 - 12/06/2019 F 2:00PM - 5:00PM
  • J. Rubin
Open
33 of 40 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fall 2019 Class meeting dates and times:
      Initial Meeting Date/Orientation: Friday,October 4th from 2:00PM - 5:00PM
      Second Meeting: Friday, October 18th from 2:00PM - 5:00PM
      Emerging Leaders Retreat: Friday, November 1, 2019 - Sunday, November 3rd, 2019. *RETREAT IS REQUIRED TO COMPLETE THE COURSE*
      Third Meeting: Friday, November 22nd from 2:00PM - 6:30PM
      Fourth Meeting: Friday, December 6th from 2:00PM - 5:00PM
      Class 38188 costs include LDR Course Fee: $75

Leadership Facilitation I (LDR201) 2 Credits

Designed to provide skills and practice for group facilitation of leadership activities in diverse settings Focus on development of organizational skills to promote effective group functioning. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in LDR102 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38192 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
KSC 2009 - Counseling Room
In Person 09/17/2019 - 12/03/2019 Tu N/A
  • M. Ho
Open
9 of 10 Seats Available

Basic Arithmetic (MAT081) 4 Credits

Primary emphasis on conceptual understanding of and solving problems involving whole numbers, integers, mathematical operations, decimals, decimal operations, fractions, percentages, angles and geometric figures. Use of systems of measure, similarity, proportionality and the Pythagorean theorem. Focus on mathematical language, connections, patterns and reasoning, and additive and multiplicative reasoning. Prerequisites: None. Note: Student may receive credit for only one of the following: (MAT051 and MAT052 and MAT053), OR MAT081, OR MAT082, OR MAT085.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41858 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 09/02/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • J. Fernandez
Open
2 of 23 Seats Available

Introductory Algebra (MAT092) 3 Credits

Emphasis on meanings related to variable, equality, inequality, equivalence. The use of additive and multiplicative reasoning in solving linear equations and inequalities in one variable. Validation of solution(s) through a reasonable mathematical defense. Transfer and apply knowledge through a process of sense making and reasonableness in mathematical problems and practical application situations. Recognize patterns and organize data to represent situations where output is related to input. Understand the concept of function and be able to represent functions in multiple ways, including tables, algebraic rules, graphs and contextual situations, and make connections among these representations. Read, represent, and interpret linear function relationships numerically, analytically, graphically and verbally and connect the different representations. Model and solve real world problems involving constant rate of change. Note: Student may receive credit for only one of the following: (MAT055 and MAT056 and MAT057), OR MAT090, OR MAT091, OR MAT092, OR MAT095, OR MAT096. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in each of the following courses: (MAT051, MAT052, and MAT053), OR a grade of C or better in MAT08+, OR an appropriate district placement.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41201 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 09/03/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu,Th 11:00AM - 12:30PM
  • D. Stryk
Open
1 of 29 Seats Available

Tutored Mathematics (MAT108) 2 Credits

Structured tutorial assistance and math study skills to help students achieve success in a mathematics course in which they are concurrently enrolled. Mathematics study skills emphasized. Note: MAT108 may be repeated for a total of ten (10) credits. Prerequisites: None. Corequisites: MAT051 or higher OR MAT15+, OR permission of Department or Division Chair.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17959 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Q 202 - Math Classroom
In Person 09/03/2019 - 12/05/2019 Tu,Th 10:30AM - 11:30AM
  • M. Eul
Open
7 of 24 Seats Available

Intermediate Algebra (MAT121) 4 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: Students may receive credit for only one of the following: MAT120, OR MAT121, OR MAT122 OR MAT126. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in each of the following courses: (MAT055, MAT056, and MAT057), OR a grade of C or better in MAT09+, OR an appropriate district placement.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41355 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Q 303 - Classroom
In Person 09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019 M,W 12:00PM - 2:00PM
  • E. Bates
Open
20 of 34 Seats Available

College Algebra/Functions (MAT151) 4 Credits

Analysis and interpretation of the behavior and nature of functions including polynomial, rational, exponential, logarithmic, power, absolute value, and piecewise-defined functions; systems of equations, using multiple methods including matrices, modeling and solving real world problems, and defining and illustrating sequences and series. Note: May receive credit for only one of the following: MAT150, OR MAT151, OR MAT152, OR MAT155, OR MAT156, OR MAT187 Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MAT12+, OR an appropriate district placement.

General Education Designations: MA

SUN# MAT1151
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
42006 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Q 209 - Math Classroom
In Person 09/03/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu,Th 5:30PM - 7:30PM
  • Z. Yavari
Open
20 of 32 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41942 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 09/02/2019 - 12/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • P. Golisch
Open
2 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      This course will require a proctored midterm and/or 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 a site other than PVCC must be obtained from the instructor in advance.
    • Additional Class Notes: Book & Material Requirements: Do not purchase textbook until after first class meeting.
      Graphing calculator required: TI-83/84 recommended.
      To see this instructor’s photo and bio, click the link below:
      https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/mathematics/faculty-page

Precalculus (MAT187) 5 Credits

A precalculus course combining topics from college algebra and trigonometry. Preparation for analytic geometry and calculus. May receive credit for only one of the following: MAT150, MAT151, MAT152, or MAT187. Note: Strongly recommended that students have some knowledge of trigonometry. The combination of MAT15+ and MAT182 is equivalent to taking MAT187. Therefore, students should either take MAT15+ AND MAT182 OR just MAT187. Students may receive credit for only one of the following: The combination of MAT15+ and MAT182 OR just MAT187. Prerequisites: A grade of B or better in MAT12+, OR an appropriate district placement.

General Education Designations: MA

SUN# MAT1187
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17915 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Q 202 - Math Classroom
In Person 09/03/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu,Th 1:30PM - 4:00PM
  • M. Eul
Open
1 of 34 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17963 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Q 202 - Math Classroom
In Person 09/03/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu,Th 5:00PM - 7:30PM
  • M. Eul
Open
1 of 34 Seats Available

Brief Calculus (MAT213) 4 Credits

Introduction to the theory, techniques, and applications of the differential and integral calculus of functions with problems related to business, life, and the social sciences. Note: Students may receive credit for only one of the following: MAT212 or MAT213. Prerequisites: Grade of "C" or better in MAT150, or MAT151, or MAT152, or MAT187, or appropriate Math placement test score.

General Education Designations: MA

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17945 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Q 207 - Math Classroom
In Person 09/03/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu,Th 2:00PM - 3:50PM
  • R. Strong
Open
10 of 32 Seats Available

Mathematical Analysis for Business (MAT218) 4 Credits

An introduction to the mathematics required for the study of business. Includes multivariable optimization, Lagrange multipliers, linear programming, linear algebra, probability, random variables, discrete and continuous distributions. Prerequisites: Grade of "C" or better in MAT212 or MAT213.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37680 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Q 301 - Classroom
In Person 09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019 M,W 10:30AM - 12:30PM
  • D. Dwork
Open
1 of 32 Seats Available

Calculus with Analytic Geometry I (MAT220) 5 Credits

Limits, continuity, differential and integral calculus of functions of one variable. Note: MAT220 students may receive credit for only one of the following: MAT220 or MAT221. Prerequisites: Grade of "C"or better in [MAT182 and (MAT150, MAT151 or MAT152)], or MAT187, or appropriate Math placement test score.

General Education Designations: MA

SUN# MAT2220
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41549 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Cactus Shadows HS Dual Enroll
In Person 09/16/2019 - 05/09/2020 M,Tu,W,Th,F 9:20AM - 10:15AM
  • Staff
Open
50 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for Cactus Shadows High School Dual Enrollment program.
    • Additional Class Notes: Book & Material Requirements: Do not purchase textbook until after first class meeting.
      Graphing calculator required - TI-83/84 preferred (use of TI-89 and TI-92 is restricted).
      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
18399 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Q 301 - Classroom
In Person 10/15/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu,Th 1:00PM - 4:15PM
  • D. Stryk
Open
26 of 32 Seats Available

Media and Society (MCO120) 3 Credits

Study of historical and contemporary roles of media and its pervasiveness in society as it relates to culture, politics and education. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ENG101 or ENG107.

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18172 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • W. Templar Jr
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

Human Relations in Business (MGT251) 3 Credits

Analysis of motivation, leadership, communications, and other human factors. Cultural differences that may create conflict and affect morale individually and within organizations. Prerequisites: None. MGT101 or MGT175 or MGT229 suggested, but not required.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18219 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 09/03/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • T. Adriance
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.
      Late start.

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
18486 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • A. Oakley
Open
5 of 15 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
17676 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 233 - Classroom
In Person 09/03/2019 - 12/06/2019 Tu,Th 8:35AM - 10:15AM
  • A. Oakley
Open
1 of 15 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18272 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 233 - Classroom
In Person 10/15/2019 - 12/06/2019 Tu,Th 2:00PM - 4:40PM
  • J. Lougheed
Open
15 of 15 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38593 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 233 - Classroom
Hybrid 09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019 W 12:00PM - 1:15PM
  • K. Kelly
Open
25 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: 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.

Advertising Principles (MKT263) 3 Credits

Introduces the advertising function within business, including media study, creative strategies, and advertising campaigns. Prerequisites: None. MKT271 suggested, but not required.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17132 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 09/16/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • D. Preston-Ortiz
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.
      Late start.
    • Additional Class Notes: MKT263 offered Fall semester only.

Principles of Marketing (MKT271) 3 Credits

An analysis of the marketing process and environment with regard to the product, pricing, distribution, and communication in order to satisfy buyer needs. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17190 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • D. Preston-Ortiz
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.
      Late start.

Music Theory I (MTC105) 3 Credits

The chronological study of music theory including: harmony, melody, texture, structure and timbre through analysis, original compositions and basic exercises to demonstrate musical concepts. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MTC100, or MTC101, or permission of Instructor. Corequisites: MTC106.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19178 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Phoenix Conservatory of Music
In Person 09/07/2019 - 05/03/2020 Sat 2:20PM - 3:40PM
  • J. Bennett
Open
14 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Phoenix Conservatory of Music (PCM)
      Located inside Metrocenter Mall
      9617 N Metro Pkwy W #2112, Phoenix, AZ 85051
      (602) 353-9900
      Regina Nixon, director
    • Additional Class Notes: Prerequisites: waived by division - student must register in person or over the phone

Aural Perception I (MTC106) 1 Credit

The development of listening and performing skills through dictation, sight-singing and keyboard harmony. Prerequisites: None. Corequisites: MTC105.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19179 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Phoenix Conservatory of Music
In Person 09/07/2019 - 05/03/2020 Sat 3:45PM - 4:35PM
  • J. Bennett
Open
14 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Phoenix Conservatory of Music (PCM)
      Located inside Metrocenter Mall
      9617 N Metro Pkwy W #2112, Phoenix, AZ 85051
      (602) 353-9900
      Regina Nixon, director
    • Additional Class Notes: Prerequisites: waived by division - student must register in person or over the phone

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
19100 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
N 101 - Music Room w/piano
In Person 10/14/2019 - 12/06/2019 M,W 3:30PM - 4:30PM
  • M. Ferraro
Open
8 of 15 Seats Available

Electronic Dance Music Production (MUC237) 3 Credits

Process and skills required for music production employing digital media, with an emphasis on producing music on digital audio workstations. Note: MUC237 may be repeated for a total of six (6) credits. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MTC191 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19083 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
CPA 120 - CPA Music Lab
In Person 08/26/2019 - 12/13/2019 M 6:00PM - 9:00PM
  • J. Keenan
Open
8 of 15 Seats Available

Community Chorus (MUP150) 1 Credit

A mixed chorus with emphasis on college/community participation and preparation of a variety of choral literature for public performance. Auditions may be required. Prerequisites: None. Note: MUP150 may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19101 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
CPA 115 - Music Recital Hall
In Person 09/10/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu 6:30PM - 8:30PM
  • P. Goldblatt
Open
3 of 20 Seats Available

Rock Band (MUP158) 1 Credit

Emphasizes instrumental and vocal techniques and the preparation of all styles of rock band literature. Introduces music business. Requires participation in public and private performances throughout the semester. Note: MUP158 may be repeated for a total of four (4) credits. Prerequisites: Auditions are required.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
17671 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
CPA 115 - Music Recital Hall
In Person 09/10/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu 3:30PM - 5:20PM
  • R. Anthony
  • D. Oliverio
Open
4 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Rock Band will focus on the learning and performing of rock and pop music, using techniques for ear training and music theory stemming from the historical development of such styles. Students will rehearse weekly and present several concerts to the public both on and off campus.
      Flex Start Class
    • Additional Class Notes: The Division waives the audition and instructor permission - student must register in person or over the phone

Orchestra (MUP160) 1 Credit

A class designed to emphasize orchestral ensemble techniques and the preparation of all styles of orchestral literature. Public performances are scheduled during the year. Prerequisites: None. Note: MUP160 may be repeated for credit. Auditions may be required.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41639 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 08/26/2019 - 12/13/2019 M N/A
  • K. Kozacek
Open
10 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: North Valley Symphony Orchestra - interested students should contact the instructor/NVSO for an audition for placement

Jazz Ensemble (MUP163) 1 Credit

Practical and performance experience in various jazz styles. Prerequisites: None. Note: MUP163 may be repeated for credit. Open to all students on the basis of auditions. Auditions may be required.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17607 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
N 101 - Music Room w/piano
In Person 08/26/2019 - 12/13/2019 M 7:00PM - 9:50PM
  • K. Kelly
Open
22 of 25 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
17619 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
N 101 - Music Room w/piano
In Person 08/28/2019 - 12/13/2019 W 7:00PM - 9:50PM
  • B. Hedquist
  • Z. Wiggins
Open
8 of 14 Seats Available

Jazz Improvisation I (MUP164) 2 Credits

Theoretical and performance skills in many styles of jazz improvisation. Prerequisites: None. Note: MUP164 may be repeated for a total of six (6) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39181 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
N 101 - Music Room w/piano
In Person 08/26/2019 - 12/13/2019 M 5:00PM - 6:50PM
  • K. Kelly
Open
5 of 10 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
17606 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
CPA 115 - Music Recital Hall
In Person 09/09/2019 - 12/13/2019 M 4:30PM - 5:50PM
  • A. Obr
Open
3 of 4 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: STEAM: Multi Media
      The multimedia ensemble is a new STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) ensemble at PVCC. Our first project for the semester will be to augment a video game experience by creating live music and media to a live video game. Should you sign up for this course, you have the opportunity to determine the direction of future projects as the remaining projects will be co-constructed by the ensemble members. All creative individuals, with any level of experience or abilities, are invited to collaborate in this new experience offered at PVCC. If you can create music, write a program, design media, express yourself through dance, frag a n00b, build your own device, or think outside the box, this ensemble is for you.
      Flex Start Class
      Class 17606 costs include MUP Course Fee: $5
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40427 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 233 - Classroom
In Person 09/09/2019 - 12/13/2019 M 6:00PM - 8:00PM
  • M. Neff
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: High School String Ensemble
      Class 40427 costs include MUP Course Fee: $5
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17615 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 09/09/2019 - 12/13/2019 M 7:00PM - 8:50PM
  • P. Morita
Open
4 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Jazz Combo-B
      Flex Start Class
      Class 17615 costs include MUP Course Fee: $5
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18332 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
N 101 - Music Room w/piano
In Person 09/10/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu 7:00PM - 8:50PM
  • J. Perez-hernandez
Open
4 of 6 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Latin Jazz Combo
      Flex Start Class
      Class 18332 costs include MUP Course Fee: $5
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18204 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
N 103 - Music Studio w/piano
In Person 09/10/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu 7:00PM - 8:50PM
  • D. Grieser
Open
8 of 8 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: String Ensemble: Chamber Music/Chamber Orchestra
      Flex Start Class
      Class 18204 costs include MUP Course Fee: $5
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17627 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
N 101 - Music Room w/piano
In Person 09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019 W 5:00PM - 6:50PM
  • K. Kelly
Open
4 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Union Jazz Institute
      Flex Start Class
      Class 17627 costs include MUP Course Fee: $5
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18331 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
N 103 - Music Studio w/piano
In Person 09/12/2019 - 12/13/2019 Th 5:30PM - 7:30PM
  • M. Beadell-Dibartolo
Open
5 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Cello Ensemble
      Flex Start Class
      Class 18331 costs include MUP Course Fee: $5
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18329 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
N 101 - Music Room w/piano
In Person 09/12/2019 - 12/13/2019 Th 7:00PM - 8:50PM
  • L. Chivers
Open
9 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flute Ensemble
      Flex Start Class
      Class 18329 costs include MUP Course Fee: $5
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19150 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
CPA 115 - Music Recital Hall
In Person 09/07/2019 - 12/13/2019 Sat 10:00AM - 12:00PM
  • J. Adler
Open
8 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Open Score
      Flex Start Class
      Class 19150 costs include MUP Course Fee: $5
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19176 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
N 101 - Music Room w/piano
In Person 09/12/2019 - 12/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • L. Chivers
Open
10 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Advanced Flute Ensemble
      Flex Start Class
      Class 19176 costs include MUP Course Fee: $5
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17605 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 09/09/2019 - 12/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • S. Krstic
Open
8 of 8 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Classical Piano
      Flex Start Class
      Class 17605 costs include MUP Course Fee: $5

Percussion Ensemble (MUP190) 1 Credit

Practical and performance experience in various percussion styles. Percussion literature from a diverse number of world musical traditions. Western European art music, various African traditions, Indian music, Japanese music, Indonesian music, Mexican, Central, and South American music, and percussion compositions from the American Experimental Tradition rehearsed and performed. Concerts presented throughout the semester. Percussion techniques are studied and refined as they relate to the literature performed. Emphasis placed on reading and listening skills, increased aesthetic discrimination. Informed performance practice and skills on all percussion instruments and traditions. Prerequisites: None. Note: May be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18664 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
CPA 115 - Music Recital Hall
In Person 09/11/2019 - 12/13/2019 W 7:00PM - 8:50PM
  • B. Reed
Open
16 of 18 Seats Available

Professional Telephone Techniques (OAS107) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18259 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • S. Lilleston
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.

Belly Dance (PED101BE) 1 Credit

Practice and demonstration of basic belly dance skills and movements. Basic posture and muscularity, primary upper and lower body isolations, footwork, simple combination movements. Rhythms broken down, and at least one prop demonstrated. Basic routine, improvisation, and current styles and trends in belly dance. Belly dance etiquette and attire. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED101BE may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38007 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 109 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 08/26/2019 - 12/07/2019 M,W 7:45PM - 8:35PM
  • W. Ryan
Open
7 of 20 Seats Available

Body Sculpting (PED101BS) 1 Credit

Stretch and strengthen. Emphasizes increasing fitness, muscle tone, and body flexibility. Great for reducing stress. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED101BS may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17767 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 109 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 08/27/2019 - 12/12/2019 Tu,Th 6:30PM - 7:20PM
  • R. Gardner
Open
10 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Cardio Sculpting - Variety is the key to sticking with an exercise program. This class has it! The class includes interval-training, circuit training using hand weights, tubes, medicine balls, stability balls and step training. You will have fun doing cardio drills, kickboxing, and step aerobics. Enroll through 9/14.
      Flex Start Class

Self Defense (PED101DF) 1 Credit

Basic self-defense skills, ground-fighting skills, and stand-up fighting capabilities. Modified for all skill levels. Practice is based on real-life experiences and endurance enhanced drills. Develops self-confidence. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED101DF may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
17828 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 109 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 08/29/2019 - 12/05/2019 Th 4:40PM - 6:20PM
  • R. Moreno
  • G. Golding
Open
15 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Aikijujitsu - this system is composed of a unique blend of different forms of martial arts, including karate, kung fu, kempo and boxing. The primary focus will be on the forms of aikido and jujitsu.
      Flex Start Class

Fitness For Life (PED101FL) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17761 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 10/12/2019 - 12/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • T. Voeller
Open
49 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Late Start class.
      Class 17761 costs include PED Course Fee: $15
    • Additional Class Notes: Fitness activity and wellness study to help develop a lifetime of regular exercise, stress management, and proper nutrition. Recommended for community members wanting to use the PVCC Fitness Center for a regular weekly exercise program or PVCC students who have successfully completed PED115. All new Fitness Center members must have an orientation. To schedule an orientation call 602-787-7270, or complete the orientation online on Canvas. Questions? Call (602) 787-7270 for information. Pass/No Credit. Additional Course Fee: $15.
      Flex Start Class
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
18771 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 08/17/2019 - 12/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • T. Voeller
  • C. Adler
  • M. Francis
  • S. Jarvis
  • J. Parker
  • R. Saigh
  • D. Wagner
Open
68 of 100 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Enrollment through 9/13.
      Class 18771 costs include PED Course Fee: $15
    • Additional Class Notes: Fitness activity and wellness study to help develop a lifetime of regular exercise, stress management, and proper nutrition. Recommended for community members wanting to use the PVCC Fitness Center for a regular weekly exercise program or PVCC students who have successfully completed PED115. All new Fitness Center members must have an orientation. To schedule an orientation call 602-787-7270, or complete the orientation online on Canvas. Questions? Call (602) 787-7270 for information. Pass/No Credit. Additional Course Fee: $15.
      Flex Start Class

Group Fitness/Aerobics (PED101GF) 1 Credit

Group exercise incorporating a variety of equipment to increase respiration, heart rates, strength, and flexibility. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED101GF may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17765 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 109 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 08/26/2019 - 12/11/2019 M,W 5:30PM - 6:20PM
  • C. Tate
Open
12 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Floor, Core, and More - Variety is the key to have an effective and fun workout. All formats can be modified for every fitness level to improve cardiovascular endurance, increased range of motion, flexibility and improve balance stability. Class formats include high and low impact aerobics, step, interval, circuit, barefoot training, barre fusion, tabata, strength training, floor work, balance and vestibular training, cardio kickboxing and muscle endurance/conditioning.
      Flex Start Class

Golf (PED101GO) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18702 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 130 - Seminar Room
In Person 10/02/2019 - 12/11/2019 W 9:30AM - 11:40AM
  • M. Peters
Open
4 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 18702 meets at F 130 - Seminar Room on Wednesday Oct 02, 2019 from 9:30AM - 11:40AM
      Class 18702 also meets at Off Site: PV Golf Course Wednesdays from Oct 09 to Dec 11, 2019 from 9:30AM - 11:40AM
    • Additional Class Notes: Beginning/Intermediate - This class covers basic terms, rules and regulations, how to hold the club, proper stance, putting the ball, and fundamentals of chipping and pitching the ball. Students must supply their own golf clubs. Students must pay additional greens fees directly to the golf course. The first class will meet in room F 130. The 2nd class meeting will be on the Paradise Valley Golf Course. Extended class periods during golf course playing dates.
      Flex Start Class

Kickboxing (PED101KB) 1 Credit

Techniques to increase muscular endurance and strength, enhance flexibility and increase body awareness and self-confidence. Jabs, kicks, and blocks will be used in this martial arts-based workout. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED101KB may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17776 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 109 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 08/24/2019 - 12/07/2019 Sat 9:20AM - 11:05AM
  • R. Moreno
Open
9 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
    • Additional Class Notes: Techniques to increase muscular endurance and strength, enhance flexibility and increase body awareness and self confidence. Jabs, kicks, and blocks will be used in this martial arts based workout. Prerequisites: None.

Kung Fu (PED101KF) 1 Credit

Techniques of one of the most comprehensive martial arts in China. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED101KF may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37623 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 109 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 08/30/2019 - 12/06/2019 F 12:30PM - 2:20PM
  • A. Barkworth
Open
15 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Shaolin Kung Fu Wushu - Shaolin Kung Fu is a 1500 year old tradition of the martial arts of China. This course will teach seven basic styles of Kung Fu, with special emphasis on Wushu, the art of fighting dance. It promotes both health and self-defense benefits, and expands the student's knowledge, and appreciation for Asian cultural traditions. For beginning and intermediate students.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Physical Conditioning (PED101PC) 1 Credit

Exercise program with access to free weights, strength machines and cardio equipment. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED101PC may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17794 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 08/26/2019 - 12/05/2019 M,Th 5:00PM - 5:55PM
  • R. Saigh
Open
25 of 40 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Softball Conditioning class for advanced athletes.
      Flex Start Class
      Class 17794 costs include PED Course Fee: $15
    • Additional Class Notes: All of the Physical Conditioning classes include the use of the Fitness Center in F110. Covers the body mechanics and performance techniques as related to strength and conditioning for advanced athletes. Additional Course Fee: $15.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18263 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 08/26/2019 - 12/05/2019 M,Th 6:00PM - 6:55PM
  • R. Saigh
Open
9 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 18263 meets at Fitness Center Mondays from Aug 26 to Dec 05, 2019 from 6:00PM - 6:55PM
      Class 18263 also meets at Fitness Center Thursdays from Aug 26 to Dec 05, 2019 from 6:30PM - 7:25PM
      Baseball Conditioning for Advanced Athletes
      Flex Start Class
      Class 18263 costs include PED Course Fee: $15
    • Additional Class Notes: All of the Physical Conditioning classes include the use of the Fitness Center in F110. Covers the body mechanics and performance techniques as related to strength and conditioning for advanced athletes. Additional Course Fee: $15.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17795 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 08/26/2019 - 12/05/2019 M,Th 7:00PM - 7:55PM
  • R. Saigh
Open
4 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 17795 meets at Fitness Center Mondays from Aug 26 to Dec 05, 2019 from 7:00PM - 7:55PM
      Class 17795 also meets at Fitness Center Thursdays from Aug 26 to Dec 05, 2019 from 7:30PM - 8:25PM
      Baseball conditioning class for advanced athletes
      Flex Start Class
      Class 17795 costs include PED Course Fee: $15
    • Additional Class Notes: All of the Physical Conditioning classes include the use of the Fitness Center in F110. Covers the body mechanics and performance techniques as related to strength and conditioning for advanced athletes. Additional Course Fee: $15.

Pilates (PED101PS) 1 Credit

Mat-based exercise system focused on improving flexibility and strength for the total body. Teaches core control and stabilization while improving postural alignment. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED101PS may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17746 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 09/04/2019 - 12/04/2019 M,W 8:20AM - 9:15AM
  • K. Driggs
Open
12 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: An exercise program that aims at developing a stable core for all types of movement to occur more efficiently. Pilates teaches you about breathing with movement, body mechanics, balance, coordination positioning of the body, spatial awareness, strength and flexibility. Pilates is an all-encompassing mind, body and spirit exercise.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38019 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 109 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 09/03/2019 - 12/05/2019 Tu,Th 9:00AM - 9:55AM
  • S. Valle
Open
10 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: An exercise program that aims at developing a stable core for all types of movement to occur more efficiently. Pilates teaches you about breathing with movement, body mechanics, balance, coordination positioning of the body, spatial awareness, strength and flexibility. Pilates is an all-encompassing mind, body and spirit exercise.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
17856 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 09/03/2019 - 12/05/2019 Tu,Th 5:35PM - 6:30PM
  • L. Adelman-Tomasulo
  • K. Driggs
Open
7 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: An exercise program that aims at developing a stable core for all types of movement to occur more efficiently. Pilates teaches you about breathing with movement, body mechanics, balance, coordination positioning of the body, spatial awareness, strength and flexibility. Pilates is an all-encompassing mind, body and spirit exercise.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Qi Gong (PED101QG) 1 Credit

Ancient Chinese Qi Gong breathing exercises for healing and opening channels of energy. Includes Power of Positive thought along with relaxation and meditation techniques. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED101QG may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17775 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 08/30/2019 - 12/06/2019 F 10:15AM - 11:55AM
  • A. Barkworth
Open
9 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
    • Additional Class Notes: Chi Kung (Qi Gong) is an ancient Chinese healing and meditative exercise discipline that involves body movement and posture, mental relaxation, and controlled breathing. This Chi Kung class includes sitting, standing, and moving techniques. Recommended for beginners and experienced students. Seniors Welcome!

Strength Training (PED101ST) 1 Credit

Introduction to techniques of basic weight training, concentrating on incorporating an exercise regimen for increased strength. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED101ST may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
40856 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 08/26/2019 - 12/04/2019 M,W 11:30AM - 12:00PM
  • G. Golding
  • T. Voeller
Open
6 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Mind/Body Blitz - Enjoy 30 minutes of focused breathing, stretching, strengthening, positive thinking and body wellness.
      Class 40856 costs include PED Course Fee: $15
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      This class includes unlimited use of the Fitness Center. Enroll through 9/13. Additional hours will be required and can be completed independently in the Fitness Center.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
18245 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 08/26/2019 - 12/04/2019 M,W 12:30PM - 1:00PM
  • J. Parker
  • T. Voeller
Open
6 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fitness Blitz: The 30 Minute Workout
      Think you don't have time to work out? You do. What if you could get an effective workout in 30 minutes a day? It's the intensity of your workout that's key. A short-burst, high-intensity workout boosts your metabolism and tones muscles. Get moving with a 30-minute "quickie" routine that includes cardio and resistance training. Additional hours will be required and can be completed independently in the Fitness Center. Enrollment in this course includes unlimited access to the Fitness Center. Additional Course Fee: $15. Enroll through 9/14.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      This class includes unlimited use of the Fitness Center. Enroll through 9/13. Additional hours will be required and can be completed independently in the Fitness Center.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
17798 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 08/26/2019 - 12/04/2019 M,W 4:00PM - 4:30PM
  • K. Martinez
  • T. Voeller
Open
6 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fitness Blitz: The 30 Minute Workout
      Think you don't have time to work out? You do. What if you could get an effective workout in 30 minutes a day? It's the intensity of your workout that's key. A short-burst, high-intensity workout boosts your metabolism and tones muscles. Get moving with a 30-minute "quickie" routine that includes cardio and resistance training. Additional hours will be required and can be completed independently in the Fitness Center. Fitness Center User Fee: $15
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      This class includes unlimited use of the Fitness Center. Enroll through 9/13. Additional hours will be required and can be completed independently in the Fitness Center.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
18244 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 08/26/2019 - 12/04/2019 M,W 7:00PM - 7:30PM
  • C. Adler
  • S. Jarvis
  • T. Voeller
Open
4 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fitness Blitz: The 30 Minute Workout
      Think you don't have time to work out? You do. What if you could get an effective workout in 30 minutes a day? It's the intensity of your workout that's key. A short-burst, high-intensity workout boosts your metabolism and tones muscles. Get moving with a 30-minute "quickie" routine that includes cardio and resistance training. Additional hours will be required and can be completed independently in the Fitness Center. Enrollment in this course includes unlimited access to the Fitness Center. Additional Course Fee: $15. Enroll through 9/14.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      This class includes unlimited use of the Fitness Center. Enroll through 9/13. Additional hours will be required and can be completed independently in the Fitness Center.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
18243 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 08/27/2019 - 12/05/2019 Tu,Th 10:30AM - 11:00AM
  • L. Cvach
  • T. Voeller
Open
6 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fitness Blitz: The 30 Minute Workout
      Think you don't have time to work out? You do. What if you could get an effective workout in 30 minutes a day? It's the intensity of your workout that's key. A short-burst, high-intensity workout boosts your metabolism and tones muscles. Get moving with a 30-minute "quickie" routine that includes cardio and resistance training. Additional hours will be required and can be completed independently in the Fitness Center. Enrollment in this course includes unlimited access to the Fitness Center. Additional Course Fee: $15. Enroll through 9/14.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      This class includes unlimited use of the Fitness Center. Enroll through 9/13. Additional hours will be required and can be completed independently in the Fitness Center.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
18246 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 08/27/2019 - 12/05/2019 Tu,Th 2:00PM - 2:30PM
  • P. Barboro
  • T. Voeller
Open
5 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fitness Blitz: The 30 Minute Workout
      Think you don't have time to work out? You do. What if you could get an effective workout in 30 minutes a day? It's the intensity of your workout that's key. A short-burst, high-intensity workout boosts your metabolism and tones muscles. Get moving with a 30-minute "quickie" routine that includes cardio and resistance training. Additional hours will be required and can be completed independently in the Fitness Center. Enrollment in this course includes unlimited access to the Fitness Center. Additional Course Fee: $15. Enroll through 9/14.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      This class includes unlimited use of the Fitness Center. Enroll through 9/13. Additional hours will be required and can be completed independently in the Fitness Center.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
18247 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 08/27/2019 - 12/05/2019 Tu,Th 7:30PM - 8:00PM
  • K. Martinez
  • T. Voeller
Open
6 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fitness Blitz: The 30 Minute Workout
      Think you don't have time to work out? You do. What if you could get an effective workout in 30 minutes a day? It's the intensity of your workout that's key. A short-burst, high-intensity workout boosts your metabolism and tones muscles. Get moving with a 30-minute "quickie" routine that includes cardio and resistance training. Additional hours will be required and can be completed independently in the Fitness Center. Enrollment in this course includes unlimited access to the Fitness Center. Additional Course Fee: $15. Enroll through 9/14.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      This class includes unlimited use of the Fitness Center. Enroll through 9/13. Additional hours will be required and can be completed independently in the Fitness Center.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
18248 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 08/30/2019 - 12/06/2019 F 4:00PM - 4:30PM
  • K. Martinez
  • T. Voeller
Open
3 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fitness Blitz: The 30 Minute Workout
      Think you don't have time to work out? You do. What if you could get an effective workout in 30 minutes a day? It's the intensity of your workout that's key. A short-burst, high-intensity workout boosts your metabolism and tones muscles. Get moving with a 30-minute "quickie" routine that includes cardio and resistance training. Additional hours will be required and can be completed independently in the Fitness Center. Enrollment in this course includes unlimited access to the Fitness Center. Additional Course Fee: $15. Enroll through 9/14.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      This class includes unlimited use of the Fitness Center. Enroll through 9/13. Additional hours will be required and can be completed independently in the Fitness Center.

Tai Chi (PED101TC) 1 Credit

Fundamentals of Tai Chi including moves, breathing and meditation. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED101TC may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18764 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 08/28/2019 - 12/05/2019 M,W 1:15PM - 2:10PM
  • P. Wei
Open
10 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Tai Chi for Balance, Strength and Brain Power
      Tai Chi is a traditional Chinese form of martial arts. Modern scientific studies have proven that people gain health benefits by practicing Tai Chi. There are three essential components of Tai Chi - Balance, Strength and Brain Power. Tai Chi teaches practitioners how their body movements function in their daily lives enabling them to maintain proper body posture and achieve structural equilibrium. The long sequence of Tai Chi moves also provides mental exercise to build brain power over time with regular practice. The style of Tai Chi taught in this class is Chen Style Tai Chi Quan Practical Method. All the moves require sound body mechanics and precision based on martial art applications.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17779 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 08/28/2019 - 12/04/2019 W 6:45PM - 8:25PM
  • A. Barkworth
Open
1 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All Levels Tai Chi - Teaches the fundamentals of Tai Chi including the moves, rules, and traditional discipline of the sport. This program uses innovative techniques for health and stress management. Tai Chi movements combined with music and breathing bring about a state of relaxation, and also strengthen muscles, reduce weight, increase flexibility, strengthen the cardiovascular system, and promote total well being.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Weight Training (PED101WT) 1 Credit

Access to Olympic and Free Weights with a qualified instructor. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED101WT may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
17770 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 08/26/2019 - 12/04/2019 M,W 1:00PM - 1:55PM
  • J. Parker
  • T. Voeller
Open
5 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Enrollment in this course includes unlimited access to the Fitness Center. Additional Course Fee: $15. Enroll through 9/13.
      Flex Start Class
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
18424 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 08/30/2019 - 12/06/2019 F 2:00PM - 2:55PM
  • A. Lamanna
  • T. Voeller
Open
5 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Weightlifting and Functional Fitness
      This class is a very active hands-on class, with personal one-on-one coaching, that can benefit the beginner, intermediate, and advanced lifter. The class focuses on teaching power lifting, kettle bell techniques, dumbbell movements, and body-weight training. These movements are beneficial for physical conditioning as well as developing functional strength for overall health and wellness. For those looking get in shape, lose weight, add muscle, or increase strength this class will provide you with tools to achieve your goals. Fitness Center membership is included. Additional workout hours will be required and can be completed independently in the Fitness Center. User Fee: $15.
      Flex Start Class

Gentle Yoga (PED101YG) 1 Credit

Focuses on the use of such props as blankets, blocks, and chairs to modify traditional Yoga poses, enabling participation with moderate effort and without strain; suitable for all levels but especially for students needing a slower pace. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED101YG may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39086 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 09/04/2019 - 12/04/2019 M,W 4:15PM - 5:10PM
  • A. Ambrose
Open
11 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Yoga for Stress Relief and Better Sleep
      Welcome to the softer side of yoga. Featuring soothing music and dim lights, this class will focus on gentle stretching and longer posture holds to increase flexibility while calming the mind. Students will explore a variety of breathing exercises and meditation techniques, including Yoga Nidra, to achieve profound relaxation, set positive intentions, and learn how to prepare the body for a restful night's sleep.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17750 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 08/24/2019 - 12/07/2019 Sat 8:15AM - 9:55AM
  • S. Leavy
Open
4 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Stress Management through Yoga - An experiential way to reduce stress through the ancient practice of yoga, which enhances health and well being of the body, emotions, mind, and spirit. The yoga techniques provided in this course are physical yoga, postures, breathing and meditation. Discussion on related topics includes stress management, relaxation, meditation, nutrition, and a healthy lifestyle. Join us to de-stress! Beginners and experienced students are welcome.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Yoga (PED101YO) 1 Credit

Promotion of overall health by strengthening muscles and stimulating glands and organs. Basic postures, breathing and relaxation techniques. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED101YO may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17780 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 09/04/2019 - 12/04/2019 M,W 7:15AM - 8:10AM
  • J. Rosario
Open
9 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Yoga - All Levels - Participants in this course will learn experientially why yoga works for optimal health and well being of the body, emotions, mind, and spirit. Yoga is also great for stress reduction using physical yoga postures, breathing and meditation. Come experience the bliss. Beginners and experienced students welcome.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17783 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 09/04/2019 - 12/04/2019 M,W 2:30PM - 3:25PM
  • J. Rosario
Open
7 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Yoga - All Levels - Participants in this course will learn experientially why yoga works for optimal health and well being of the body, emotions, mind, and spirit. Yoga is also great for stress reduction using physical yoga postures, breathing and meditation. Come experience the bliss. Beginners and experienced students welcome.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17830 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 09/04/2019 - 12/04/2019 M,W 5:30PM - 6:25PM
  • A. Ambrose
Open
1 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Yoga - All Levels - Participants in this course will learn experientially why yoga works for optimal health and well being of the body, emotions, mind, and spirit. Yoga is also great for stress reduction using physical yoga postures, breathing and meditation. Come experience the bliss. Beginners and experienced students welcome.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Zumba Fitness (PED101ZU) 1 Credit

Zumba dynamic fitness program. Features high energy, easy to follow rhythmic moves set to energizing Latin and international beats. Provides an enjoyable way to increase fitness level. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED101ZU may be repeated for a total of four (4) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17826 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 109 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 09/04/2019 - 12/04/2019 M,W 6:30PM - 7:25PM
  • K. Driggs
Open
10 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Additional Class Notes: Zumba® is a dynamic fitness program. Fuses hypnotic Latin rhythms and easy to follow moves. Interval training sessions where fast and slow rhythms and resistance training are combined to tone and sculpt while burning fat.
      Flex Start Class

Physical Conditioning - Intermediate (PED102PC) 1 Credit

Intermediate level exercise program with access to free weights, strength machines and cardio equipment. Not recommended for the beginner. Prerequisites: None. Prior experience recommended. Note: PED102PC may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17882 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 08/26/2019 - 12/05/2019 M,Th 5:00PM - 5:55PM
  • R. Saigh
Open
25 of 40 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Softball conditioning class for advanced athletes.
      Flex Start Class
      Class 17882 costs include PED Course Fee: $15
    • Additional Class Notes: All of the Physical Conditioning classes include the use of the Fitness Center in F110. Additional Course Fee: $15
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18264 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 08/26/2019 - 12/05/2019 M,Th 6:00PM - 6:55PM
  • R. Saigh
Open
9 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 18264 meets at Fitness Center Mondays from Aug 26 to Dec 05, 2019 from 6:00PM - 6:55PM
      Class 18264 also meets at Fitness Center Thursdays from Aug 26 to Dec 05, 2019 from 6:30PM - 7:25PM
      Baseball Conditioning for Advanced Athletes
      Flex Start Class
      Class 18264 costs include PED Course Fee: $15
    • Additional Class Notes: All of the Physical Conditioning classes include the use of the Fitness Center in F110. Additional Course Fee: $15
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17896 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 08/26/2019 - 12/05/2019 M,Th 7:00PM - 7:55PM
  • R. Saigh
Open
4 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 17896 meets at Fitness Center Mondays from Aug 26 to Dec 05, 2019 from 7:00PM - 7:55PM
      Class 17896 also meets at Fitness Center Thursdays from Aug 26 to Dec 05, 2019 from 7:30PM - 8:25PM
      Baseball Conditioning for Advanced Athletes
      Flex Start Class
      Class 17896 costs include PED Course Fee: $15
    • Additional Class Notes: All of the Physical Conditioning classes include the use of the Fitness Center in F110. Additional Course Fee: $15

Tai Chi - Intermediate (PED102TC) 1 Credit

Intermediate level techniques of Tai Chi including moves, breathing and meditation. Prerequisites: None. Prior experience recommended. Note: PED102TC may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37624 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 08/28/2019 - 12/05/2019 M,W 12:00PM - 12:55PM
  • P. Wei
Open
8 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Tai Chi for Balance, Strength and Brain Power
      Tai Chi is a traditional Chinese form of martial arts. Modern scientific studies have proven that people gain health benefits by practicing Tai Chi. There are three essential components of Tai Chi - Balance, Strength and Brain Power. Tai Chi teaches practitioners how their body movements function in their daily lives enabling them to maintain proper body posture and achieve structural equilibrium. The long sequence of Tai Chi moves also provides mental exercise to build brain power over time with regular practice. The style of Tai Chi taught in this class is Chen Style Tai Chi Quan Practical Method. All the moves require sound body mechanics and precision based on martial art applications. For continuing students.
      Flex Start Class
    • Additional Class Notes: This program uses innovative techniques for health and stress management. Tai Chi movements combined with music and breathing bring about a state of relaxation, and also strengthen muscles, reduce weight, increase flexibility, strengthen the cardiovascular system, and promote total well being.

Tennis - Intermediate (PED102TE) 1 Credit

Improve upon basic skills and game strategy of tennis at the intermediate level. Class emphasis on competition and drills. Prerequisites: None. Prior experience recommended. Note: PED102TE may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18978 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Tennis Courts
In Person 09/04/2019 - 12/04/2019 W 6:30PM - 8:20PM
  • M. Peters
Open
4 of 32 Seats Available

Fitness (PED114) 1.5 Credits

Fitness activity and wellness study to help develop a lifetime of regular exercise, stress management, and proper nutrition. Workout includes warm-up/stretch, aerobic exercise, selected strength exercises, and cool down/stretch. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED114 may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17879 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 08/17/2019 - 12/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • T. Voeller
Open
38 of 40 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Late enrollment allowed through 9/13.
      Class 17879 costs include PED Course Fee: $20
    • Additional Class Notes: Fitness activity and wellness study to help develop a lifetime of regular exercise, stress management, and proper nutrition. Workout includes warm-up/stretch, aerobic exercise, selected strength exercises, and cool down/stretch. All new Fitness Center members must have an orientation. To schedule an orientation call 602-787-7270, or complete the orientation online on Canvas. Additional Course Fee: $20. PED114 includes group exercise classes (space permitting). See front desk staff for details regarding the procedures for attending. These include the following classes:
      PED101GF 5:30p MW Floor, Core, and More
      PED101BS 6:30p TR Cardio Sculpting
      PED101 ZU 6:30p MW Zumba
      Flex Start Class

Lifetime Fitness (PED115) 2 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17900 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 10/12/2019 - 12/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • T. Voeller
Open
49 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Letter Grade Late Start Class. Additional Course Fee: $20.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      PED115 includes group exercise classes (space permitting). See front desk staff for details regarding the procedures for attending. These include the following classes:
      PED101GF 5:30p MW Floor, Core, and More
      PED101BS 6:30p TR Cardio Sculpting
      PED101 ZU 6:30p MW Zumba
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
17712 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 08/17/2019 - 12/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • T. Voeller
  • P. Barboro
  • L. Cvach
  • G. Golding
  • J. Parker
  • D. Pulido
  • F. Vergnetti
Open
32 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: 2 credit, letter grade Fitness Center option. All new Fitness Center members must have an orientation. To schedule an orientation call 602-787-7270, or complete the orientation online on Canvas. Additional Course Fee: $20.
      Course Description: Fitness activity and wellness study to help develop a lifetime of regular exercise, stress management, and proper nutrition. Workout includes warm-up/stretch, aerobic exercise, selected strength exercises, and cool down/stretch. May be repeated for credit. For more information, contact the Fitness Center at 602-787-7270. Enroll through 9/13.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      PED115 includes group exercise classes (space permitting). See front desk staff for details regarding the procedures for attending. These include the following classes:
      PED101GF 5:30p MW Floor, Core, and More
      PED101BS 6:30p TR Cardio Sculpting
      PED101 ZU 6:30p MW Zumba
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17713 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 08/17/2019 - 12/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • T. Voeller
Open
47 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: 2 credit, Pass/No Credit Fitness Center option. All new Fitness Center members must have an orientation. To schedule an orientation call 602-787-7270, or complete the orientation online on Canvas. Additional Course Fee: $20.
      Course Description: Fitness activity and wellness study to help develop a lifetime of regular exercise, stress management, and proper nutrition. Workout includes warm-up/stretch, aerobic exercise, selected strength exercises, and cool down/stretch. May be repeated for credit. For more information, contact the Fitness Center at 602-787-7270. Late enrollment through 9/13.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      PED115 includes group exercise classes (space permitting). See front desk staff for details regarding the procedures for attending. These include the following classes:
      PED101GF 5:30p MW Floor, Core, and More
      PED101BS 6:30p TR Cardio Sculpting
      PED101 ZU 6:30p MW Zumba

Cardiovascular Fitness (PED116) 2 Credits

Blends an effective warm-up, challenging cardiovascular and strength/endurance training strategies and a relaxing cool-down. Tailored by certified fitness professionals to personal goals. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED116 may be repeated for a total of eight (8) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17874 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 08/17/2019 - 12/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • T. Voeller
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Pass/No Credit class. Enroll through 9/13.
      Class 17874 costs include PED Course Fee: $20
    • Additional Class Notes: All new Fitness Center members must have an orientation. To schedule an orientation call 602-787-7270, or complete the orientation online on Canvas. Additional Course Fee: $20. PED116 includes group exercise classes (space permitting). See front desk staff for details regarding the procedures for attending. These include the following classes:
      PED101GF 5:30p MW Floor, Core, and More
      PED101BS 6:30p TR Cardio Sculpting
      PED101 ZU 6:30p MW Zumba
      Flex Start Class
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17868 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 08/17/2019 - 12/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • T. Voeller
Open
12 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Letter Grade Class. Enroll through 9/13.
      Class 17868 costs include PED Course Fee: $20
    • Additional Class Notes: All new Fitness Center members must have an orientation. To schedule an orientation call 602-787-7270, or complete the orientation online on Canvas. Additional Course Fee: $20. PED116 includes group exercise classes (space permitting). See front desk staff for details regarding the procedures for attending. These include the following classes:
      PED101GF 5:30p MW Floor, Core, and More
      PED101BS 6:30p TR Cardio Sculpting
      PED101 ZU 6:30p MW Zumba
      Flex Start Class

Weight Training For Wellness (PED117) 2 Credits

Strength training and muscular fitness activity to help develop a lifetime of regular exercise and muscular strength maintenance. Development of full-body strength and stability of the body's core musculature, translating to increased power, balance, and functional movement ability including assessment of current strength and goal-specific program design to increase strength and muscular fitness. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED117 may be repeated for a maximum of eight (8) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17869 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 08/17/2019 - 12/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • T. Voeller
Open
18 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Letter Grade Class. Enroll through 9/13.
      Class 17869 costs include PED Course Fee: $20
    • Additional Class Notes: All new Fitness Center members must have an orientation. To schedule an orientation call 602-787-7270, or complete the orientation online on Canvas. Additional Course Fee: $20. PED117 includes group exercise classes (space permitting). See front desk staff for details regarding the procedures for attending. These include the following classes:
      PED101GF 5:30p MW Floor, Core, and More
      PED101BS 6:30p TR Cardio Sculpting
      PED101 ZU 6:30p MW Zumba
      Flex Start Class
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17875 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 08/17/2019 - 12/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • T. Voeller
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Pass/No Credit class. Enroll through 9/13.
      Class 17875 costs include PED Course Fee: $20
    • Additional Class Notes: All new Fitness Center members must have an orientation. To schedule an orientation call 602-787-7270, or complete the orientation online on Canvas. Additional Course Fee: $20. PED117 includes group exercise classes (space permitting). See front desk staff for details regarding the procedures for attending. These include the following classes:
      PED101GF 5:30p MW Floor, Core, and More
      PED101BS 6:30p TR Cardio Sculpting
      PED101 ZU 6:30p MW Zumba
      Flex Start Class

Physical Conditioning - Advanced (PED201PC) 1 Credit

Advanced level training program with access to free weights, strength machines and cardio equipment. Prerequisites: None. Prior experience at competitive level recommended. Note: PED201PC may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17877 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 08/26/2019 - 12/05/2019 M,Th 5:00PM - 5:55PM
  • R. Saigh
Open
25 of 40 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Softball conditioning For Advanced Athletes.
      Class 17877 costs include PED Course Fee: $15
    • Additional Class Notes: All of the Physical Conditioning classes include the use of the Fitness Center in F110. Additional Course Fee: $15.
      Flex Start Class
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18265 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 08/26/2019 - 12/05/2019 M,Th 6:00PM - 6:55PM
  • R. Saigh
Open
8 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 18265 meets at Fitness Center Mondays from Aug 26 to Dec 05, 2019 from 6:00PM - 6:55PM
      Class 18265 also meets at Fitness Center Thursdays from Aug 26 to Dec 05, 2019 from 6:30PM - 7:25PM
      Baseball Conditioning for Advanced Athletes
      Class 18265 costs include PED Course Fee: $15
    • Additional Class Notes: All of the Physical Conditioning classes include the use of the Fitness Center in F110. Additional Course Fee: $15.
      Flex Start Class
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17876 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 08/26/2019 - 12/05/2019 M,Th 7:00PM - 7:55PM
  • R. Saigh
Open
4 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 17876 meets at Fitness Center Mondays from Aug 26 to Dec 05, 2019 from 7:00PM - 7:55PM
      Class 17876 also meets at Fitness Center Thursdays from Aug 26 to Dec 05, 2019 from 7:30PM - 8:25PM
      Baseball Conditioning for Advanced Athletes
      Class 17876 costs include PED Course Fee: $15
    • Additional Class Notes: All of the Physical Conditioning classes include the use of the Fitness Center in F110. Additional Course Fee: $15.
      Flex Start Class

World Politics (POS120) 3 Credits

Introduction to the principles and issues relating to the study of international relations. Evaluation of the political, economic, national, and transnational rationale for international interactions. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G, SB

SUN# POS1120
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18253 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 101 - Classroom
Hybrid 09/18/2019 - 12/08/2019 W 12:00PM - 1:30PM
  • V. Ghosh
Open
5 of 20 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.
      Flex Start Class
      Honors Program Only
      Reserved for Honors Students - contact the Honors office at PVCC for more information: 602.787.7888
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

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
18535 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • R. Hahn
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

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
19167 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • D. Berry
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.

Laboratory for Statistics (PSY231) 1 Credit

Applications of inferential and descriptive statistics to computers in the field of psychology. Prerequisites: None. Corequisites: PSY230.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18395 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
E 148: Computer Commons
In Person 09/19/2019 - 12/13/2019 Th 1:30PM - 2:50PM
  • T. Schmidt
Open
10 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Flex Start Class

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
17047 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 107 - Classroom
In Person 09/03/2019 - 12/06/2019 Tu 6:30PM - 9:30PM
  • L. Mattingly
Open
22 of 32 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38189 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • B. Wiggins
Open
21 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
17036 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 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

Reading Improvement (RDG081) 3 Credits

Designed to improve basic reading skills. Includes word recognition, interdisciplinary vocabulary development, recognizing patterns of organization, interpreting inference. Reviews interpreting graphic materials. Emphasis on identifying main ideas and related details. Prerequisites: Appropriate reading placement test score, or grade of "C"or better in RDG071, or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38180 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 232 - Classroom
In Person 10/15/2019 - 12/05/2019 Tu,Th 2:00PM - 4:40PM
  • D. Ruiz
Open
9 of 25 Seats Available

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
40950 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 207 - Classroom
In Person 09/04/2019 - 12/06/2019 M,W 9:00AM - 10:25AM
  • J. Valko
Open
2 of 25 Seats Available

Real Estate Principles I (REA179) 3 Credits

Basics of real estate principles including introduction to the profession and license law, definition of real property, legal descriptions, rights and interests in property, ownership, contracts, real estate economics, financing and foreclosure, land use, and valuation. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17156 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
J 140 - Classroom
In Person 08/27/2019 - 10/10/2019 Tu,Th 6:30PM - 9:45PM
  • L. Phelps
Open
13 of 34 Seats Available

Real Estate Principles II (REA180) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17157 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
J 140 - Classroom
In Person 10/22/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu,Th 6:30PM - 9:45PM
  • L. Phelps
Open
22 of 34 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
17748 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person 09/10/2019 - 09/22/2019 N/A N/A
  • J. Parafinik
Open
5 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: First orientation class is Tuesday, Sept. 10, 8-9pm, at SCC in PE137. This is a onetime orientation meeting. Date of the trip is Sept. 21-22. 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. Class meets and depart from Scottsdale Community College. Travel/activity cost is due at registration, no travel/activity cost refunds after 9/11. Enrollment limit – 10. Email the instructor for more information at j7win@yahoo.com.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Caving (REC155AB) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17749 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person 10/22/2019 - 10/27/2019 N/A N/A
  • J. Parafinik
Open
6 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Introduction to Caving -
      First orientation class is Tuesday, Oct. 22, 7-8pm in PE137. This is a one-time orientation class. Date of the trip is Oct. 26-27. Basic caving skills. Includes cave ecology, navigation, safety systems, lighting systems and equipment selection. This course is for beginners. Basic level of fitness required. Develop cave exploration skills and learn lighting systems and cave conservation essentials according to Leave No Trace (LNT) principles. Students will learn cave ecology and the proper use of equipment. Activities will be conducted in active caves, with ample time for cave exploration. Students will spend one night camping at a campground. Caving equipment (helmet), transportation and dinner/breakfast are provided. Travel/activity cost $45. Travel/activity cost is due at registration, no travel/activity cost refunds after 10/22. Class meets and departs from Scottsdale Community College (SCC). Enrollment limit – 10 @SCC, 10@PVCC. Email the instructor, Josh Parafinik for more information at j7win@yahoo.com
    • Additional Class Notes: 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
17808 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person 11/05/2019 - 11/24/2019 N/A N/A
  • J. Parafinik
Open
6 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Experience top rope rock climbing in the local Phoenix mountains during two (2) full day sessions. 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. All rock climbing equipment (harness, helmet, climbing shoes) provided. This course is for both beginners and intermediate climbers. Basic level of fitness required. Must have reliable transportation to meet at offsite locations. All details explained during first class orientation. First orientation class is Tuesday, Nov. 5, 8-9pm at Scottsdale Community College in PE137. This is a onetime orientation meeting. Date of the classes Saturday, Nov. 9 and Sunday, Nov. 24. Enrollment limit – 10. Email the instructor for more information at j7win@yahoo.com.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Rowing (REC155AD) 1 Credit

Basic rowing skills for a four or eight person shell. Includes physical conditioning, rowing etiquette and safety, boat handling, proper rowing techniques, and teamwork. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37596 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person 09/10/2019 - 09/20/2019 N/A N/A
  • J. Parafinik
Open
12 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Stand Up Paddle Boarding-
      Learn how to stand up paddle board during two class sessions at valley area lakes such as Lake Pleasant or Canyon Lake. Enjoy instructional lessons each session and plenty of time to practice skills and paddle board. Equipment fee $35 for a paddle board rental for two (2) sessions. Must have reliable transportation to meet at offsite locations. All details explained during first class orientation. First orientation class is Tuesday, Sept. 10, 7-8pm at Scottsdale Community College in PE137. This is a onetime orientation meeting. Date of the classes are Saturday, Sept. 14 and Friday, Sept. 20. Enrollment limit – 15. Email the instructor for more information at j7win@yahoo.com.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Indoor Rock Climbing (REC155AE) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17796 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person 09/10/2019 - 12/03/2019 Tu 3:00PM - 5:50PM
  • J. Parafinik
Open
25 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: First class is Tuesday, Sept. 10, 3-5:50pm. All classes meet at AZ on the Rocks (Loop 101 & Bell Rd.) each Tuesday from 3-5:50pm. Have fun and meet new people while enjoying indoor rock climbing. Focus is on developing your climbing skills with practical techniques and hands on practice. Enjoy a social climbing competition at the end of the semester to celebrate a fun class. This course is for beginners and intermediate climbers. Travel/activity cost of $90. Travel/activity fee covers all needed equipment and membership to AZ on the Rocks Climbing Gym. Students may climb outside of class for no extra charge. Enrollment limit – 30. Email the instructor for more information at j7win@yahoo.com.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Hiking (REC155AG) 1 Credit

Development of safe and enjoyable hiking skills. Essentials and requirements for safe hiking. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37598 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person 11/05/2019 - 12/01/2019 N/A N/A
  • J. Parafinik
Open
10 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hiking 3 Summits Phoenix-
      Experience three (3) beautiful hikes around the Valley of the Sun (Phoenix area). This class will be three (3) sessions which each day hiking at different local mountain. Hiking to the summit is not mandatory. Basic level of fitness required. Must have reliable transportation to meet at offsite locations and good hiking shoes. All details explained during first class orientation. First orientation class is Tuesday, Nov. 5, 7-8pm at Scottsdale Community College in PE137. This is a onetime orientation meeting. Date of the classes are; Friday, Nov. 8, Saturday, Nov. 23, and Sunday, Dec. 1. Enrollment limit – 15. Email the instructor for more information at j7win@yahoo.com.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Small Business Customer Relations (SBS214) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17160 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • S. Kessler
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.
      Flex Start Class
    • Additional Class Notes: Offered Fall semester only.

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18515 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • J. Hanson
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
    • Additional Class Notes: Do not purchase textbook until you receive the textbook information from your instructor.

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
18649 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • D. Preston-Ortiz
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.

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
17055 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 107 - Classroom
In Person 09/03/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu,Th 1:30PM - 3:00PM
  • D. Sanchez
Open
10 of 32 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19017 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • T. Abrams
Open
20 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.

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
17050 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 103 - Behavioral Science Div
In Person 09/03/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu,Th 12:00PM - 1:30PM
  • M. Marion
Open
15 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Flex Start Class

Race and Ethnic Relations (SOC241) 3 Credits

Examines how the social construction of race shapes social interaction and social institutions. Explores the consequences of power, privilege and oppression among major ethnic and racial groups in the United States. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: C, SB

SUN# SOC2215
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18770 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 09/03/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • G. Lemons
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

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
18355 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • M. Marion
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).

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
21103 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
Study Abroad 12/18/2019 - 12/27/2019 N/A N/A
  • M. Marion
Open
4 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Study Abroad Lima, Cusco, and Machu Picchu, Peru
      Students enrolled in the Peru study abroad must also enroll in ASB 226 - 21102, Human Impacts on Ancient Environments
      Mandatory Predeparture Orientation & Classes December 10-12, 2019 from 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
      Estimated Program Cost: $3,600 (must be paid in full by 9/3/19 and non-refundable after 9/3/19)
      Estimated Airfare: $1,400 International + $300 In-country
      Estimated Meals: $380
      Deposit: $250 due by 3/18/19. After 3/18/19, deposit is due day of enrollment. Deposit is non-refundable after 3/18/19

Elementary Spanish I (SPA101) 4 Credits

Basic grammar, pronunciation and vocabulary of the Spanish language. Includes the study of the Spanish-speaking cultures. Practice of listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills. Prerequisites: None.

SUN# SPA1101
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17282 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 234 - Classroom
In Person 09/04/2019 - 12/06/2019 M,W 6:00PM - 7:55PM
  • M. Salazar
Open
8 of 25 Seats Available

Elementary Spanish II (SPA102) 4 Credits

Continued study of grammar and vocabulary of the Spanish language and study of the Spanish-speaking cultures. Emphasis on speaking, reading, and writing skills. Prerequisites: (A grade of "C" or better in SPA101 or SPA101AA), or permission of Department or Division. Completion of prerequisites within the last three years is required.

SUN# SPA1102
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17300 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 234 - Classroom
In Person 09/03/2019 - 12/06/2019 Tu,Th 6:00PM - 7:55PM
  • M. Salazar
Open
18 of 25 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
17965 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Q 401 - Classroom w/Pods
In Person 09/20/2019 - 12/06/2019 F 9:30AM - 12:45PM
  • K. Fehr
Open
3 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: "Class includes two local field trips (Urban Farm and McDowell Mountain Preserve). Students must provide transportation to location (20-30 minutes drive from PVCC).
      Flex Start Class
    • Additional Class Notes: Course counts towards *NEW* Sustainability Certificate.

Sustainable World (SUS110) 3 Credits

Introduction to the field of sustainability and exploration of the interaction between human and natural global systems. Framework for analyzing and investigating the global challenges such as land use change, competition for water and other natural resources, and renewable energy concerns and crises. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18769 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Life Science Bldg 109 - lec
In Person 09/09/2019 - 12/02/2019 M 3:30PM - 6:50PM
  • L. Santiago
Open
20 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      This is a 12 week course.
    • Additional Class Notes: Course counts towards *NEW* Sustainability Certificate.

Introduction to Social Welfare (SWU171) 3 Credits

Analysis of contemporary social welfare services and professional social work. Prerequisites: (A grade of C or better in RDG100 or eligibility for CRE101 as indicated by appropriate reading placement test score) and (a grade of C or better in ENG091 or eligibility for ENG101 as indicated by appropriate writing placement test score).

General Education Designations: H, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18823 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 109 - Classroom
In Person 09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019 W 12:00PM - 3:00PM
  • M. O'Connor
Open
18 of 32 Seats Available

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
18797 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/14/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • M. Williams
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

Effective Helping in a Diverse World (SWU295) 3 Credits

Introduction to professional helper communication skills with respect to cross-cultural practice and diversity issues, in a social work setting. Prerequisites: None. SWU171 suggested but not required.

General Education Designations: C, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34007 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 107 - Classroom
In Person 09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019 M,W 10:30AM - 12:00PM
  • J. Root
Open
24 of 32 Seats Available

Introduction to Theatre (THE111) 3 Credits

A survey of theatre, including basic elements and principles of production, styles, and/or historical perspectives of theatre, dramatic literature, and criticism. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37621 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 09/02/2019 - 12/08/2019 N/A N/A
  • A. Robertson
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.
      Flex Start Class

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
17546 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 10/14/2019 - 11/17/2019 N/A N/A
  • J. Flowers
Open
35 of 35 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17624 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 09/13/2019 - 10/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • A. Robertson
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available

Theatre Production II (THP201AB) 2 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17645 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 10/14/2019 - 11/18/2019 N/A N/A
  • J. Flowers
Open
35 of 35 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17646 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 09/13/2019 - 10/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • A. Robertson
Open
25 of 25 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
17662 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 151 - Studio Theatre
Independent Study 09/30/2019 - 12/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
10 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for student directors for fall productions.
      Signature of instructor and Fine and Performing Arts Division Chair Required for enrollment.
      Flex Start Class

Minimizing Workplace Stress (WED105) 0.5 Credits

Introduction of the application of Practical Relaxation Techniques for reducing workplace stress. Defines the characteristics, process and signs of workplace stress. Includes discussions of the physiology of stress and how these responses impact daily living. Use of the biofeedback instruments to monitor the relaxation techniques such as self-hypnosis, visualization, guided imagery, and meditation. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38586 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
Hybrid 09/14/2019 - 09/28/2019 Sat 1:00PM - 3:00PM
  • A. Barkworth
Open
21 of 25 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. See syllabus for specific class dates.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Practicum: Teaching Healing, Meditation and Stress Management (WED275) 3 Credits

Application, teaching, and training of fundamental healing meditation and stress management techniques. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in WED259 and permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17823 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
Independent Study 08/30/2019 - 12/06/2019 N/A N/A
  • A. Barkworth
Open
17 of 20 Seats Available