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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
11595 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/07/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
2 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Introduction to Art (ARH100) 3 Credits

Understanding and enjoyment of art through study of painting, sculpture, architecture design, photography, and decorative arts. Emphasis on contemporary topics and cultural diversity in the arts. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12103 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
M 110 - Classroom
In Person 02/17/2016- 05/13/2016 M,W 2:30PM- 3:50PM
  • B. Schraff
Open
13 of 32 Seats Available

Renaissance through Contemporary Art (ARH102) 3 Credits

History of art from around the world from the Renaissance through contemporary period. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: H, HU

SUN# ART1102
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13194 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
M 110 - Classroom
In Person 03/22/2016- 05/13/2016 Tu,Th 12:30PM- 3:10PM
  • Staff
Open
29 of 32 Seats Available

History of Photography (ARH115) 3 Credits

Survey of history of photography from beginning to present. Emphasizes medium's impact upon society and other visual arts. Technical developments, aesthetic concerns, and individual photographers studied. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12127 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/21/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • M. Ordway
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.

Designer's Tools: Adobe Illustrator (ART180AD) 1 Credit

Introduction to the multiple elements of Adobe Illustrator, a visual art adaptation software package using the Macintosh microcomputer. Basic foundation course in the use of electronic techniques, including appropriate input and output production devices. Prerequisites: ART100 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12149 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
E 150: Computer Commons
In Person 03/24/2016- 05/13/2016 Th 5:30PM- 9:00PM
  • Staff
Open
8 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Prerequisites: waived by division - contact division secretary for permission code 602-787-6595
      Class 12149 costs include Computer Commons Class Fee: $10

Art Workshop/Seminar: Ceramics (ART295GA) 1 Credit

Advanced level workshop seminar in art disciplines. Prerequisites: Minimum of three (3) credits introductory and three (3) credits intermediate level courses in specific field or permission of Department or Division chair.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36798 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
D Bldg Patio
In Person 03/21/2016- 05/02/2016 M 5:00PM- 10:00PM
  • S. Fairweather
Open
7 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Lab fee: $50; Students will be introduced to basic techniques in glassblowing; safe practices in glassblowing.
      Prerequisites: waived by division - contact division secretary for permission code 602-787-6595

Environmental Biology (BIO105) 4 Credits

Fundamentals of ecology and their relevance to human impact on natural ecosystems. Field trips may be required at students' expense. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12620 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Life Science Bldg 102 - lab
Hybrid 02/19/2016- 05/06/2016 F 8:30AM- 12:10PM
  • J. Corbet
Open
1 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

      Both Lecture and Lab meet during the 8:30am-12:30pm class time.
      Class 12620 costs include Biology Class Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $43
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 12620 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 12677 held from (TBA) to (TBA) (J. Corbet)

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
39447 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/21/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • Staff
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.
    • Additional Class Notes: MS Office 2013, Windows Operating System.
      Do not purchase Textbook or Materials until after first class meeting.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11526 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 02/16/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • A. Rusu
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.
    • Additional Class Notes: MS Office 2013, Windows Operating System.
      Do not purchase Textbook or Materials until after first class meeting.

Microcomputer Set Up And Maintenance (BPC125) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11419 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
E 146: Computer Commons
In Person 04/13/2016- 05/13/2016 W 8:30AM- 12:00PM
  • G. Smith
Open
12 of 18 Seats Available

Art Activities For The Young Child (CFS101AH) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12920 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
M 126 - Psychology Classroom
In Person 04/16/2016- 04/23/2016 Sat 8:00AM- 3:30PM
  • C. Colunga
Open
9 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
12865 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
M 126 - Psychology Classroom
In Person 04/02/2016- 04/09/2016 Sat 8:00AM- 3:30PM
  • J. Patterson
Open
17 of 24 Seats Available

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12858 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
M 127 - Classroom
In Person 04/30/2016- 05/07/2016 Sat 8:00AM- 3:30PM
  • G. Romero
Open
12 of 24 Seats Available

Family-School Interaction: Preschool (CFS285AA) 1 Credit

Interaction among parents, teachers and the preschool. Emphasis on methods used cooperatively by parents and preschool teachers to provide for education and developmental needs. Prerequisites: CFS/ECH176 or CFS278 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12862 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
M 127 - Classroom
In Person 02/20/2016- 02/27/2016 Sat 8:30AM- 3:30PM
  • A. Stigsson
Open
14 of 24 Seats Available

Survey of Computer Information Systems (CIS105) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: CS

SUN# CIS1120
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39926 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/21/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • S. Petty
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.
    • Additional Class Notes: Software: MS Office 2013, Windows Operating System.
      CIS105 transfers to ASU as CIS200 or CSE180 (which is one option to fulfill the CS requirement); to NAU as CIS120; and to U of A as MIS111. CIS105 is required for many business degrees.
      Do not purchase textbook or materials until after first class meeting.

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
11539 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 02/16/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • M. Carter
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.
      Late start.
    • Additional Class Notes: MS Office 2013, Windows Operating System.
      Do not purchase Textbook or Materials until after first class meeting.

Powerpoint: Level I (CIS118AB) 1 Credit

Use of PowerPoint software to produce professional-quality presentation visuals. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11540 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/21/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • C. Hall
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.
      Late start.
    • Additional Class Notes: MS Office 2013, Windows Operating System.
      Do not purchase Textbook or Materials until after first class meeting.

Windows Operating System: Level I (CIS121AE) 1 Credit

Specific topics include Windows basics, navigating and customizing the desktop, maintaining hardware and software, improving performance, configurations, securing your computer, taskbar, organizing, searching and managing folders and files, installing and uninstalling applications, Internet Explorer fine tuning, security, and searching, including advanced search techniques, keyboard shortcuts, and current topics. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11559 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
E 146: Computer Commons
In Person 03/23/2016- 05/13/2016 W 6:00PM- 9:30PM
  • K. Khalili
Open
12 of 18 Seats Available

Doing Business on the Internet (CIS131AA) 1 Credit

Overview of different ways businesses are taking advantage of and using the Internet. Includes how companies are selling items and services over the Internet; techniques used to expand customer contacts; marketing strategies; availability of government and financial information; future potential and disadvantages; using the Internet for customer service; establishing a World Wide Web site. Some previous computer experience preferred. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11462 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/21/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • M. Carter
Open
11 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Late start.
    • Additional Class Notes: This course offered Spring semester only.

XML Application Development (CIS234) 3 Credits

The use of Extensible Markup Language (XML) to make documents smarter, simplify Web automation, and to communicate between databases, both within and between corporations. Includes techniques for XML generation, data extraction and sharing, and transformation and managing of XML files. Prerequisites: CIS133CA, or CIS133DA, or permission of the Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35938 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
E 142: Computer Commons
Hybrid 03/21/2016- 05/13/2016 M 6:00PM- 9:30PM
  • J. Storslee
Open
16 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.
      Late start.
      Class 35938 costs include Data Processing Class Fee: $5
    • Additional Class Notes: This course offered Spring semester only.
      Prerequisites are waived by Business/IT Division.

Introduction to Human Communication (COM100) 3 Credits

Theory and practice of communication skills in public, small group, and interpersonal settings. Includes study of the speech communication process. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# COM1100
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11612 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
M 231 - Classroom
In Person 03/22/2016- 05/13/2016 Tu,Th 2:00PM- 4:40PM
  • F. Switzer
Open
2 of 28 Seats Available

Interpersonal Communication in the Workplace (COM101) 1 Credit

Elements and functions of communication; perception of self and others; verbal and nonverbal communication; listening skills; effective verbal responses; communicating ideas and feelings; role of communication in relationships with others. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11676 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
KSC 1000A Conference Room
In Person 04/08/2016- 05/06/2016 F,Sat 4:00PM- 9:00PM
  • R. Duncan
Open
22 of 45 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 11676 meets at KSC 1000A Conference Room on Friday Apr 08, 2016 from 4:00PM - 9:00PM
      Class 11676 also meets at KSC 1000A Conference Room on Saturday Apr 09, 2016 from 8:00AM - 5:00PM
      Class 11676 also meets at KSC 1000A Conference Room on Friday Apr 15, 2016 from 4:00PM - 9:00PM
      Class 11676 also meets at KSC 1000A Conference Room on Saturday Apr 16, 2016 from 8:00AM - 5:00PM
      Class 11676 also meets at KSC 1000A Conference Room on Friday May 06, 2016 from 4:00PM - 9:00PM
      "All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources)."

Introduction to Communication Inquiry (COM207) 3 Credits

Overview of theory and methodological practice in communication with particular attention to scholarly writing skills. Emphasis on development of critical thinking skills through active participation in the research process. Note: Recommended for the communication major. Prerequisites: ENG101 or ENG107 or equivalent, and COM100 or equivalent, or permission of instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11678 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/21/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • C. Flores
Open
14 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format: Delivered completely online (including exams).
      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: ENG101, or ENG107, or equivalent.

General Education Designations: L

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35300 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Q 405 - 4 tables w/8 chairs
In Person 03/21/2016- 05/13/2016 M,W 12:00PM- 2:40PM
  • Staff
Open
16 of 25 Seats Available

Elements of Intercultural Communication (COM263) 3 Credits

Basic concepts, principles, and skills for improving oral communication between persons from different minority, racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: C, G, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12981 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/21/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • R. Pierceall
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.

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
11589 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
K 103 - Classroom
In Person 03/22/2016- 05/13/2016 Tu,Th 1:30PM- 4:00PM
  • D. Chapman
Open
20 of 25 Seats Available

Introduction to Dance (DAH100) 3 Credits

Overview of the field of dance focusing on origins, historical development, and cultural characteristics of the various styles of dance. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G, HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37805 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/21/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • S. Valle
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.

World Dance Studies (DAH201) 3 Credits

Exploration, analysis, synthesis, and evaluation of the role of dance in various cultures around the world. Prerequisites: None. DAH100 strongly suggested but not required.

General Education Designations: G, HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12073 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 02/16/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • S. Valle
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.
      Prerequisites: waived by division - contact division secretary for permission code 602-787-6595

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 Instructor Availability
12855 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
M 126 - Psychology Classroom
In Person 02/20/2016- 02/27/2016 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
12860 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
M 127 - Classroom
In Person 04/02/2016- 04/09/2016 Sat 8:00AM- 3:30PM
  • B. Rath
Open
8 of 24 Seats Available

Early Childhood Curriculum Development (ECH279) 1 Credit

An intensive focus on the process of building curriculum units appropriate to the developmental needs and abilities of the young child. Design, use and evaluation of materials and activities. Prerequisites: None. Note: ECH279 may be repeated for a total of four (4) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12857 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
M 127 - Classroom
In Person 04/16/2016- 04/23/2016 Sat 8:00AM- 3:30PM
  • B. Rath
Open
16 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
12864 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
M 231 - Classroom
In Person 03/05/2016- 03/12/2016 Sat 8:00AM- 3:30PM
  • S. Wibe
Open
3 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
12863 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
M 127 - Classroom
In Person 03/05/2016- 03/12/2016 Sat 8:00AM- 3:30PM
  • G. Romero
Open
17 of 24 Seats Available

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12899 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/07/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • C. Miller
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.

Special Projects (EDU298AA) 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
13289 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
M 127 - Classroom
In Person 02/26/2016- 03/04/2016 F 8:00AM- 5:00PM
  • M. Kirk
Open
6 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 13289 meets at M 127 - Classroom on Friday Feb 26, 2016 from 8:00AM - 5:00PM
      Class 13289 also meets at M 127 - Classroom on Friday Mar 04, 2016 from 8:00AM - 5:00PM

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
12286 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
L 101 - Health Occupations
In Person 03/06/2016- 03/06/2016 Su 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • C. Willson
  • D. Donahue
Open
25 of 32 Seats Available

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12397 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Life Science Bldg 109 - lec
In Person 03/05/2016- 03/13/2016 Sat,Su 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • Staff
Open
21 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: **Classes will be held for two consecutive weekends on Saturdays & Sundays. Students must attend all four (4) dates for successful completion of the course.**
      Class 12397 costs include EMT Class Fee: $25

Trauma Management I (EMT245) 2 Credits

Designed to instruct prehospital care personnel in the critical skills necessary to manage the trauma victim and the emergency scene through the Incident Command System (ICS). Enhances basic emergency medical technology (EMT) skills by focusing on emergency care interventions. Provides exposure to victim assessment, initial treatment, resuscitative techniques, victim stabilization, transportation of the victim to an emergency care facility, and documentation. Prerequisites: Basic EMT certification or nurse with emergency room experience, or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
12354 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
L 102 - Health Occupations
In Person 03/04/2016- 03/12/2016 M,W,F 9:00AM- 6:00PM
  • W. Loughran
  • R. Dotterer
  • S. Durkee
Open
3 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This section is exclusive to 2014-02 Paramedic Education Program students ONLY! Additional Course Fee: $25. Meets in L 102.

Advanced Emergency Medical Technology Practicum (EMT272LL) 7.5 Credits

Clinical and vehicular practicum using diagnostic and advanced emergency medical treatment skills learned in the classroom. Emphasis on hands-on application of skills to real-life scenarios involving acute illness and serious injuries. Prerequisites or Corequisites: EMT272AA and EMT272AB.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12420 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person 03/24/2016- 07/14/2016 Sat 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • R. Dotterer
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for PVCC Paramedic Education Program students ONLY!
      This class is offsite and is part of the Clinical/Field Internship requirements for Paramedic Certification. Additional Course Fee: $500.

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
11853 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
M 226 - Classroom
In Person 03/22/2016- 05/13/2016 Tu,Th 2:00PM- 4:40PM
  • L. Macias
Open
11 of 25 Seats Available

First-Year Composition (ENG102) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: FYC

SUN# ENG1102
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11755 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
M 125 - Classroom
In Person 03/21/2016- 05/13/2016 M,W 2:00PM- 4:40PM
  • C. Greenfield
Open
17 of 25 Seats Available

Introduction to Entrepreneurship (EPS150) 3 Credits

Overview of entrepreneurship. Includes the entrepreneurial process and the skills required to be successful, including starting, planning, financing, marketing, and managing a business. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36611 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
J 140 - Classroom
In Person 03/22/2016- 05/13/2016 Tu,Th 10:30AM- 1:00PM
  • C. Maycock
Open
25 of 32 Seats Available

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
13002 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
F 131 - Classroom
Hybrid 03/21/2016- 04/25/2016 M 12:00PM- 3:00PM
  • D. Heuser
Open
13 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Additional Course Fees: $18. HYBRID Format: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754. See syllabus for specific class dates.

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
12964 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/16/2016- 05/13/2016 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
19 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This course is set up for one student to work with one instructor. This is for students that are signing up for Jump Start for the first time this semester and consists of 4 one hour sessions or 8 half hour sessions. Fee: $200

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12965 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/16/2016- 05/13/2016 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
19 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Continue with this course after completing Jump Start #1. Fee: $200

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12966 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/16/2016- 05/13/2016 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Continue with this course after completing Jump Start #2. Fee: $200

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12967 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/16/2016- 05/13/2016 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Continue with this course after completing Jump Start #3. Fee: $200.

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12968 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/16/2016- 05/13/2016 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This course is set up for two students to work with one instructor. This is designed for students that desire personal training and consists of 4 one hour sessions or 8 half hour sessions. Fee: $135 per student.

Fitness Center Yearly Membership (FITNESS100-20057) 0 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12932 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/16/2016- 05/13/2016 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
494 of 500 Seats Available

Fitness Center Yearly Membership (FITNESS100-20058) 0 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12933 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/16/2016- 05/13/2016 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
497 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
12934 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/16/2016- 05/13/2016 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
490 of 500 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fitness Center Yearly Membership - Family Members. Fitness Center user fee: $20. Must have head of family enrolled in the Fitness Center. Dependent = under 19 years of age or under 24 years old if they're a full-time student working on their undergraduate degree (must be verifiable).

ACLS Refresher (FITNESS100-20085) 0 Credits

ACLS Refresher

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12975 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 05/08/2016- 05/08/2016 Su 9:00AM- 1:00PM
  • Staff
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Materials for class will be provided by instructor, class fee is $120.00. One Sunday only, class held in L-102

CPAT (FITNESS100-20087) 0 Credits

CPAT

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39830 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Phoenix College Public Safety
In Person 03/05/2016- 03/05/2016 Sat 7:00AM- 10:00AM
  • P. Sunder
Open
50 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: $150.00 First Time/Expired CPAT
      **NO APPROVAL NEEDED FOR THIS SECTION, ENROLLMENT ONLINE ALLOWED**
      Please call the EMT/FSC Office @ 602-787-6782, or visit www.paradisevalley.edu/fire/cpat, for further information.
    • Additional Class Notes: Meets at Phoenix College Public Safety-EMT/Fire Science Bldg, 1202 W. Thomas Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85013, on the north side of the campus (for a map of the PC campus please visit www.phoenixcollege.edu/map). For test information (location, start time, test rules, etc.) please visit www.paradisevalley.edu/fire/cpat.
      **Required Attire: sweatpants or warm-up pants, t-shirt & tennis shoes (NO SHORTS ARE ALLOWED).**
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39831 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Phoenix College Public Safety
In Person 03/05/2016- 03/05/2016 Sat 7:00AM- 10:00AM
  • P. Sunder
Open
50 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: $50.00 Renewal CPAT (please visit www.paradisevalley.edu/fire/cpat for qualifying criteria and instructions).
      **APPROVAL NEEDED FOR THIS SECTION: PREVIOUS CPAT INFORMATION MUST BE PROVIDED & VERIFIED BY EMT/FSC OFFICE STAFF**
    • Additional Class Notes: Meets at Phoenix College Public Safety-EMT/Fire Science Bldg, 1202 W. Thomas Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85013, on the north side of the campus (for a map of the PC campus please visit www.phoenixcollege.edu/map). For test information (location, start time, test rules, etc.) please visit www.paradisevalley.edu/fire/cpat.
      **Required Attire: sweatpants or warm-up pants, t-shirt & tennis shoes (NO SHORTS ARE ALLOWED).**
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39832 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Phoenix College Public Safety
In Person 05/07/2016- 05/07/2016 Sat 7:00AM- 10:00AM
  • P. Sunder
Open
49 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: $150.00 First Time/Expired CPAT
      **NO APPROVAL NEEDED FOR THIS SECTION, ENROLLMENT ONLINE ALLOWED**
      Please call the EMT/FSC Office @ 602-787-6782, or visit www.paradisevalley.edu/fire/cpat, for further information.
    • Additional Class Notes: Meets at Phoenix College Public Safety-EMT/Fire Science Bldg, 1202 W. Thomas Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85013, on the north side of the campus (for a map of the PC campus please visit www.phoenixcollege.edu/map). For test information (location, start time, test rules, etc.) please visit www.paradisevalley.edu/fire/cpat.
      **Required Attire: sweatpants or warm-up pants, t-shirt & tennis shoes (NO SHORTS ARE ALLOWED).**
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39833 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Phoenix College Public Safety
In Person 05/07/2016- 05/07/2016 Sat 7:00AM- 10:00AM
  • P. Sunder
Open
50 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: $50.00 Renewal CPAT (please visit www.paradisevalley.edu/fire/cpat for qualifying criteria and instructions).
      **APPROVAL NEEDED FOR THIS SECTION: PREVIOUS CPAT INFORMATION MUST BE PROVIDED & VERIFIED BY EMT/FSC OFFICE STAFF**
    • Additional Class Notes: Meets at Phoenix College Public Safety-EMT/Fire Science Bldg, 1202 W. Thomas Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85013, on the north side of the campus (for a map of the PC campus please visit www.phoenixcollege.edu/map). For test information (location, start time, test rules, etc.) please visit www.paradisevalley.edu/fire/cpat.
      **Required Attire: sweatpants or warm-up pants, t-shirt & tennis shoes (NO SHORTS ARE ALLOWED).**

ALS Refresher (FITNESS100-20088) 0 Credits

ALS Refresher

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38207 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
In Person 03/06/2016- 03/13/2016 M,W,F,Sat,Su 6:00PM- 10:00PM
  • P. Honeywell
Open
21 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 38207 meets at Choices@PV: Online Mondays/Wednesdays/Fridays/Saturdays from Mar 06 to Mar 13, 2016 from 6:00PM - 10:00PM
      Class 38207 also meets at F 131 - Classroom Sundays from Mar 06 to Mar 13, 2016 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Materials for class will be provided by instructor, class fee is $450.00. Two consecutive Sundays in class, online component on Monday, Wednesday, Friday, & Saturday.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38218 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
In Person 03/20/2016- 03/27/2016 M,W,F,Sat,Su 6:00PM- 10:00PM
  • P. Honeywell
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 38218 meets at Choices@PV: Online Mondays/Wednesdays/Fridays/Saturdays from Mar 20 to Mar 27, 2016 from 6:00PM - 10:00PM
      Class 38218 also meets at F 131 - Classroom Sundays from Mar 20 to Mar 27, 2016 from 9:00AM - 10:00AM
      Materials for class will be provided by instructor, class fee is $450.00. Two consecutive Sundays in class, online component on Monday, Wednesday, Friday, & Saturday.

Yearly Senior Fitness Center (FITNESS300-20003) 0 Credits

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12935 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/16/2016- 05/13/2016 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
475 of 500 Seats Available

Athletic Conditioning (FITNESS300-20032) 0 Credits

Athletic Conditioning

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13007 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
F 135 - Athletics Training
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/16/2016- 12/29/2016 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
100 of 100 Seats Available

PALS Refresher (FITNESS300-20045) 0 Credits

PALS Refresher

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13287 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
M 129 - Classroom
In Person 03/27/2016- 03/27/2016 Su 8:00AM- 5:00PM
  • Staff
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) (AHA) Refresher
      This classroom, video-based, instructor-led American Heart Association certified course using a series of simulated pediatric emergencies to reinforce the important concepts of a systematic approach to pediatric assessment, basic life support, PALS treatment algorithms, effective resuscitation and team dynamics. The goal of the Pediatric Advanced Life Support Course is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children, resulting in improved outcomes. Must have a current AHA PALS certification to enroll. Required student materials - latest edition AHA provider manual available at the bookstore or online at AHA. Course Fee: $180.00.
      * Continuing Education CE will be given.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12976 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 04/10/2016- 04/10/2016 Su 1:01PM- 5:01PM
  • Staff
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Materials for class will be provided by instructor, class fee is $120.00. One Sunday only, class held in J-136
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12977 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 05/08/2016- 05/08/2016 Su 1:01PM- 5:01PM
  • Staff
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Materials for class will be provided by instructor, class fee is $120.00. One Sunday only, class held in L-102
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13288 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
M 129 - Classroom
In Person 04/17/2016- 04/17/2016 N/A 8:00AM- 5:00PM
  • Staff
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) (AHA) Refresher
      This classroom, video-based, instructor-led American Heart Association certified course using a series of simulated pediatric emergencies to reinforce the important concepts of a systematic approach to pediatric assessment, basic life support, PALS treatment algorithms, effective resuscitation and team dynamics. The goal of the Pediatric Advanced Life Support Course is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children, resulting in improved outcomes. Must have a current AHA PALS certification to enroll. Required student materials - latest edition AHA provider manual available at the bookstore or online at AHA. Course Fee: $180.00.
      * Continuing Education credits CE will be given.

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13285 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
M 129 - Classroom
In Person 03/26/2016- 03/26/2016 Sat 8:00AM- 5:00PM
  • Staff
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Refresher is an advanced American Heart Association certified instructor-led classroom course that highlights the importance of team dynamics and communication, systems of care and immediate post-cardiac-arrest care. It also covers airway management and related pharmacology. In this course, skills are taught in large, group sessions and small, group learning and testing stations where case-based scenarios are presented. Must have a current AHA ACLS certification to enroll.
      * Students will also receive BLS for Healthcare Provider Refresher to meet the BLS component requirement for re-certification. Must have a current AHA BLS certification to enroll. Course Fee: $180.00.
      Required student materials: latest edition of the AHA Provider Manual available at the bookstore or online at AHA.
      * Continuing Education credits CE will be given.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13286 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
M 129 - Classroom
In Person 04/16/2016- 04/16/2016 Sat 8:00AM- 10:30AM
  • Staff
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Refresher is an advanced American Heart Association certified instructor-led classroom course that highlights the importance of team dynamics and communication, systems of care and immediate post-cardiac-arrest care. It also covers airway management and related pharmacology. In this course, skills are taught in large, group sessions and small, group learning and testing stations where case-based scenarios are presented. Must have a current AHA ACLS certification to enroll.
      * Students will also receive BLS for Healthcare Provider Refresher to meet the BLS component requirement for re-certification. Must have a current AHA BLS certification to enroll. Course Fee: $180.00.
      Required student materials: latest edition of the AHA Provider Manual available at the bookstore or online at AHA.
      * Continuing Education credits CE will be given.

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

Basic and Advanced Skills Course for EMS Instructor/Examiner

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39161 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
L 102 - Health Occupations
In Person 02/21/2016- 02/21/2016 Su 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • Staff
Open
26 of 30 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
12250 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
K 116 - Classroom
In Person 02/22/2016- 05/09/2016 M 9:00AM- 11:55AM
  • C. Cuevas
Open
22 of 28 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: *SCHEDULE CHANGE: due to President's Day holiday, class begins on Monday, February 22
      Class 12250 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $20

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
12287 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 02/12/2016- 02/21/2016 F,Sat,Su 6:00PM- 8:30PM
  • C. Johnson
Open
20 of 40 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 12287 meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Fridays from Feb 12 to Feb 19, 2016 from 6:00PM - 8:30PM
      Class 12287 also meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Saturdays/Sundays from Feb 13 to Feb 21, 2016 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Course Fee: $40. Dates: 2/12-2/21. Meets two weeks on Fri, Sat & Sun at the Phoenix Fire Dept 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 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 DHS/FEMA certification in Haz Mat-WMD/Terrorism 1st Responder Awareness & Operations through TEEX. * ProBoard accredited certification testing will be conducted during the course (info will be provided by the instructor). *Additional ProBoard testing fee may be required.
      Class Meets for Two (2) Weeks
    • Additional Class Notes: All participants will need to acquire a FEMA student ID # and must complete the AWR 160, WMD/Terrorism Awareness for Emergency Responders, prior to the start of class. Please refer to the PVCC FSC website for instructions on completing these requirements; http://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/firescience, click on "Hazmat".

Introduction To Fire Protection (FSC106) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12253 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
K 116 - Classroom
In Person 02/17/2016- 05/11/2016 W 12:20PM- 3:00PM
  • P. O'Neill
Open
25 of 28 Seats Available

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
12279 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
K 116 - Classroom
In Person 04/02/2016- 04/10/2016 Sat,Su 8:00AM- 5:00PM
  • J. Brown
  • S. Jackson
  • K. Shaver
Open
25 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class meets on Saturday & Sunday, 4/2-3 & 4/9-10
      Class 12279 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $30
    • Additional Class Notes: Class Meets for Two (2) Weeks
      Successful completion will award NWCG Wildland FF 2 certification including S-130, S-190, I-100 & L-180 certifications.
      Includes Field Operations requiring physical exertion. Involves hands-on training in Wildland fire fighting concepts utilizing a variety of tools & equipment .

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 Instructors Availability
12255 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Life Science Bldg 109 - lec
Hybrid 02/18/2016- 05/12/2016 Th 10:30AM- 1:50PM
  • T. West
  • P. Sunder
Open
26 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Meets for Twelve (12) Weeks
      Hybrid Format: class delivery is 50% online & 50% in person
      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 12255 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $10

Fire Hydraulics (FSC118) 3 Credits

Review of basic mathematics. Hydraulic laws and formulas as applied to the fire service. Application of formulas and mental calculations to hydraulic problems, water supply variables, and discharge requirements for pumpers. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12347 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 02/16/2016- 05/10/2016 Tu 3:00PM- 5:50PM
  • S. Paynter
Open
23 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Meets for Twelve (12) Weeks
      Class 12347 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $25
    • Additional Class Notes: Class meets at the Phoenix Fire Department Training Academy classroom 2, 2425 W. Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix. Call 602-787-6782 for assistance.

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 Instructor Availability
12301 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Phoenix College Public Safety
In Person 03/12/2016- 05/07/2016 Sat 9:00AM- 11:15AM
  • D. Ewan
Open
31 of 35 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 12301 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $65
    • Additional Class Notes: Class meets at Phoenix College Public Service-EMT/Fire Science Bldg. (north side of campus), 1202 W. Thomas Rd, Phx. Please visit http://www.pc.maricopa.edu/map/ for a map of the PC campus.
      Standard grading is utilized.
      Class Meets for Eight (8) Weeks
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12414 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Phoenix College Public Safety
In Person 03/12/2016- 05/07/2016 N/A N/A
  • D. Ewan
Open
31 of 35 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Permission of Department Required
      Class 12414 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $65
    • Additional Class Notes: Class meets at Phoenix College Public Service-EMT/Fire Science Bldg. (north side of campus), 1202 W. Thomas Rd, Phx. Please visit http://www.pc.maricopa.edu/map/ for a map of the PC campus.
      Standard grading is utilized.
      Class Meets for Eight (8) Weeks

Disaster Recovery Operations (FSC146) 3 Credits

Specialized knowledge and skills for the emergency manager in developing programs and activities associated with disaster recovery assistance and mitigation actions that reduce losses from future disasters. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37601 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/05/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • J. Bonnell
Open
23 of 26 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Students are encouraged to take FSC149-37599 Hazard Mitigation for the first 8 weeks of the semester
      Class 37601 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $10

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
37600 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 03/13/2016- 03/13/2016 Su 8:30AM- 5:00PM
  • E. Kalkbrenner
Open
13 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Prerequisite: Successful completion of FSC102 or an approved FF I & II Academy
      Course fee is for use of turnouts and specialized equipment
      Class 37600 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $50
    • Additional Class Notes: Permission of Department Required
      Class meets at the Phoenix Fire Department Training Academy, 2425 W. Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix. This course will involve hands-on skills performance & physical exertion while wearing FF protective equipment.

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
11527 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
J 140 - Classroom
In Person 03/22/2016- 05/13/2016 Tu,Th 1:30PM- 4:20PM
  • Staff
Open
24 of 32 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
35978 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
J 139 - Classroom
Independent Study 03/23/2016- 05/13/2016 W 1:00PM- 2:40PM
  • K. Dash
Open
32 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Late start.
    • Additional Class Notes: This is an Entrepreneur Career Exploration course.

Landform Processes (GPH211) 4 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12903 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/21/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • J. Douglass
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.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 12903 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 12904 held Online (J. Douglass)

CPR for Health Care Provider (HCC109) 0.5 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
12411 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
K 116 - Classroom
In Person 03/26/2016- 03/26/2016 Sat 8:00AM- 4:00PM
  • C. Willson
  • D. Donahue
Open
24 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 12411 costs include EMT Class Fee: $50
    • Additional Class Notes: One day BLS for Healthcare Provider/CPR course. Permitting successful completion of course, you will receive your certification card at the end of the class. You must purchase book from the bookstore.

United States History to 1865 (HIS103) 3 Credits

The political, economic, and social development of the United States from the Pre-Columbian period through the end of the Civil War (1865). Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: H, HU, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12843 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
M 101 - Classroom
In Person 03/08/2016- 05/06/2016 Tu,Th 2:00PM- 4:40PM
  • N. Chaney
Open
15 of 32 Seats Available

Introduction to Healthcare IT and Systems (HTM150) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35966 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 02/16/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • A. Rusu
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.

Basics Of Import/Export Operations (IBS108) 2 Credits

An overview of the steps involved in importing and exporting a product or service from beginning to end. Course includes an introduction to the United States Customs Service, what customs brokers do, duty rate structure and determination, basic laws affecting imports, currency exchange and letters of credit. Practical advice about storage and transportation of shipments after they have cleared customs. Other topics will include marketing, organization, regulations, terms of sale, documentation, shipment and financing involved with international enterprises, sovereignty, technology transfer, arbitration, negotiation, and diplomacy. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11547 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/21/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • M. Birkmann
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.
    • Additional Class Notes: This course offered Spring semester only.

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
11450 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/21/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • C. Loucy
Open
2 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Late start.

Research in the Digital Age (IFS201) 3 Credits

Development of skills and competency in accessing, evaluating and using information resources while examining the social and historical context, as well as the technological implications of the use and organization of information. Prerequisites: A grade of "C" or better in ENG101 or ENG107.

General Education Designations: L

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13017 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/21/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • P. Crossman
Open
16 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
    • Additional Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Writing for Online Media (JRN203) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11803 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/21/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • W. Templar Jr
Open
10 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: JRN203 is transferable as an elective to the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communications at ASU and to the journalism school at U of A. It also fulfills the journalism elective hours required for the MCCCD Occupational Journalism Certificate.
      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.

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
11580 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
M 210 - Classroom
In Person 02/19/2016- 04/08/2016 F 2:00PM- 4:00PM
  • J. Rubin
Open
16 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 11580 meets at M 210 - Classroom on Friday Feb 19, 2016 from 2:00PM - 4:00PM
      Class 11580 also meets at M 210 - Classroom on Friday Feb 26, 2016
      Class 11580 also meets at Emerging Leaders Retreat Friday from Mar 04 to Mar 06, 2016
      Class 11580 also meets at M 210 - Classroom on Friday Apr 01, 2016 from 2:00PM - 4:00PM
      Class 11580 also meets at M 210 - Classroom on Friday Apr 08, 2016 from 2:00PM - 4:00PM
      The $75 Student Development/Leadership fee is in addition to regular tuition

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. Corequisites: MAT082, or MAT090, or MAT091, or MAT092, or MAT120, or MAT121, or MAT122, or MAT140, or MAT141, or MAT142, or MAT150, or MAT151, or MAT152, or permission of Department Chair.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12509 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Q 204 - Math Classroom
In Person 02/16/2016- 05/05/2016 Tu,Th 6:00PM- 7:20PM
  • M. Marquard
Open
7 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Starts 5th-wk: 2/16 - 5/5/16
      * THIS SECTION IS DESIGNED ONLY FOR STUDENTS CONCURRENTLY ENROLLED IN (MAT082, MAT09x, MAT12x, MAT14x and MAT15x)
      Class 12509 costs include Math Class Fee: $25

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, modeling and solving real world problems. Additional topics may include matrices, combinatorics, sequences and series, and conics. Note: May receive credit for only one of the following: MAT150, MAT151, MAT152, or MAT187.General Education Designation: Mathematics - [MA] in combination with: MAT182 Prerequisites: Grade of "C" or better in MAT120, or MAT121, or MAT122, or equivalent, or satisfactory score on District placement exam.

General Education Designations: MA

SUN# MAT1151
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12602 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Q 202 - Math Classroom
In Person 02/17/2016- 05/13/2016 M,W 8:00AM- 10:15AM
  • D. McCarthy
Open
14 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Late Start Class: 2/17-5/13/16
      MyMathLab: Instructor requires students to purchase/use MyMathLab/Ebook
    • Additional Class Notes: Do not purchase Textbook or Materials until after first class meeting.
      Graphing Calculator Required: TI 83/84 recommended.

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: MAT256 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36329 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Q 301 - Classroom
In Person 03/22/2016- 05/13/2016 Tu,Th 5:00PM- 8:15PM
  • D. Stryk
Open
28 of 32 Seats Available

Personnel/Human Resources Management (MGT276) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11508 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/21/2016- 05/08/2016 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.
      Late start.
    • Additional Class Notes: This course offered Spring semester only.

Music in World Cultures (MHL143) 3 Credits

Non-European musical traditions including the study of music in rituals, musical instruments and the impact of cultures on musical styles. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G, HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12173 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 02/16/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • K. Palmer
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.

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
12199 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/21/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • C. Scinto
Open
2 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Rock Music and Culture (MHL153) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: H, HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12212 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/21/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • K. Kelly
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.

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
13138 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
M 233 - Classroom
In Person 02/16/2016- 05/13/2016 Tu,Th 8:35AM- 10:15AM
  • S. Zimmer
Open
14 of 32 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12207 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
M 233 - Classroom
In Person 03/22/2016- 05/13/2016 Tu,Th 2:00PM- 4:40PM
  • L. Chivers
Open
18 of 32 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37012 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 02/16/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • K. Palmer
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.

Introduction to Music Theory (MTC101) 3 Credits

Designed to develop written and aural skills necessary for advanced study of music theory and skills. Recommended for music majors. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13014 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 02/16/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • C. Page
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.

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
13015 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
CPA 115 - Music Recital Hall
In Person 02/22/2016- 04/29/2016 M 10:30AM- 11:50AM
  • C. Scinto
Open
10 of 15 Seats Available

Community Band (MUP161) 1 Credit

Emphasis on college/community participation and the preparation of band literature for public performance. Auditions may be required. Prerequisites: None. Note: MUP161 may be repeated for credit. Auditions may be required.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
13150 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
CPA 115 - Music Recital Hall
In Person 02/10/2016- 05/13/2016 W 7:00PM- 9:30PM
  • K. Bock
  • M. Bock
Open
22 of 25 Seats Available

Nursing Clinical Capstone (NUR291) 2 Credits

Synthesis of the nursing process to facilitate role transition from student to graduate nurse within a preceptorship experience. Development of nurse leadership and management roles. Prerequisites: NUR271 or permission of Nursing Department Chairperson.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
13173 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Health Science Bldg - TBA
In Person 04/18/2016- 05/13/2016 M,W 7:00AM- 7:30PM
  • K. Raciak
  • D. Heinz
  • D. Martin
  • N. Peterson
  • J. Petti
Open
8 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 13173 costs include Data Processing Class Fee, Nursing Class Fee: $278
    • Additional Class Notes: Enrollment in any Nursing course requires completion of any course prerequisites and approval by the Nursing Dept. For more information, please contact the Nursing department at 602.787.7284.

Computer Typing I: Keyboarding and Formatting (OAS101) 3 Credits

Keyboard mastery; letters, tables, and reports; office production; and manuscripts. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11561 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 02/16/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • J. Jones
Open
2 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Late start.

Computer Typing II: Document Production (OAS102) 3 Credits

Arrangement of letters, memos, manuscripts, and tabulation; speed/accuracy improvement. Prerequisites: OAS101 or permission of department or division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11562 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 02/16/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • J. Jones
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: Prerequisites are waived by Business/IT Division.

Professional Telephone Techniques (OAS107) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13093 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
K 115 - Classroom
In Person 03/26/2016- 04/02/2016 Sat 8:00AM- 2:30PM
  • J. Jones
Open
18 of 25 Seats Available

Adapted PE (PED101AP) 1 Credit

Fitness for persons with disabilities. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED101AP may be repeated for credit. May need medical clearance.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
12306 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 01/16/2016- 05/13/2016 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
  • L. Cvach
Open
10 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Additional Class Notes: This course is for physically challenged students. Students meet one or two sessions with the Adapted P.E. instructor before integrating into regular usage of the Fitness Center. To schedule an orientation appointment, call 602-787-7270. Prior to enrolling, call Special Services at 602-787-7170. May be repeated for credit.

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
12364 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
F 109 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 01/26/2016- 05/05/2016 Tu,Th 6:30PM- 7:20PM
  • M. Levi
Open
11 of 25 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.
    • Additional Class Notes: Enrollment through 2/13
      .

Fitness For Life (PED101FL) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
12376 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 01/16/2016- 05/13/2016 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
  • L. Cvach
  • T. Voeller
Open
137 of 200 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: May enroll through 2/13. Must complete an orientation if you are a new Fitness Center Member. An orientation is required before your first workout. Orientations can be taken through Canvas (online) or by scheduling an in-person orientation by calling the Fitness Center Front Desk, 602-787-7270.
      Class 12376 costs include Fitness Center User Fee: $15
    • Additional Class Notes: Fitness activity and wellness study to help develop a lifetime of regular exercise, stress management, and proper nutrition. Recommended for community members wanting to use the PVCC Fitness Center for a regular weekly exercise program or PVCC students who have successfully completed PED115. Additional User Fee: $15
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
12310 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 02/20/2016- 05/13/2016 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
  • L. Cvach
  • T. Voeller
Open
286 of 300 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Enroll through 3/26. Must complete an orientation if you are a new Fitness Center Member. An orientation is required before your first workout. Orientations can be taken through Canvas (online) or by scheduling an in-person orientation by calling the Fitness Center Front Desk, 602-787-7270.
      Class 12310 costs include Fitness Center User Fee: $15
    • Additional Class Notes: Fitness activity and wellness study to help develop a lifetime of regular exercise, stress management, and proper nutrition. Recommended for community members wanting to use the PVCC Fitness Center for a regular weekly exercise program or PVCC students who have successfully completed PED115. Additional User Fee: $15

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
12307 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
F 109 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 01/25/2016- 05/02/2016 M,W 5:30PM- 6:20PM
  • C. Tate
Open
10 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Group Exercise: 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.
    • Additional Class Notes: Enrollment through 2/13

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
12362 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 01/25/2016- 04/27/2016 M,W 4:00PM- 4:55PM
  • T. Voeller
  • J. Cherney
  • S. Veach
Open
5 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: TRX® Suspension Training - The class will include a variety of workouts with the emphasis on circuit training. The circuit training will utilize the TRX® Suspension Training System for a great core workout. Fitness Center User Fee: $15
    • Additional Class Notes: This class includes unlimited use of the Fitness Center. Enroll through 2/13.
      .
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
12466 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 01/25/2016- 04/27/2016 M,W 7:30PM- 8:00PM
  • T. Voeller
  • C. Adler
Open
7 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? Think about it: 30 minutes. That's just half an episode of Grey's Anatomy. 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: This class includes unlimited use of the Fitness Center. Enroll through 2/13.
      .
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12463 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 01/26/2016- 04/28/2016 Tu,Th 7:30AM- 8:00AM
  • L. Cvach
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? Think about it: 30 minutes. That's just half an episode of Grey's Anatomy. 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: This class includes unlimited use of the Fitness Center. Enroll through 2/13.
      .
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12462 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 01/26/2016- 04/28/2016 Tu,Th 10:30AM- 11:00AM
  • L. Cvach
Open
7 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? Think about it: 30 minutes. That's just half an episode of Grey's Anatomy. 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: This class includes unlimited use of the Fitness Center. Enroll through 2/13.
      .
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
12361 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 01/26/2016- 04/28/2016 Tu,Th 2:00PM- 2:55PM
  • T. Voeller
  • T. DeBlander
Open
2 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: TRX® Suspension Training - The class will include a variety of workouts with the emphasis on circuit training. The circuit training will utilize the TRX® Suspension Training System for a great core workout. Fitness Center User Fee: $15.
    • Additional Class Notes: This class includes unlimited use of the Fitness Center. Enroll through 2/13.
      .
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
12465 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 01/26/2016- 04/28/2016 Tu,Th 6:00PM- 6:30PM
  • T. Voeller
  • R. Saigh
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? Think about it: 30 minutes. That's just half an episode of Grey's Anatomy. 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: This class includes unlimited use of the Fitness Center. Enroll through 2/13.
      .
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
13191 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 01/29/2016- 04/29/2016 F 4:00PM- 4:30PM
  • T. Voeller
  • J. Cherney
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? Think about it: 30 minutes. That's just half an episode of Grey's Anatomy. 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: This class includes unlimited use of the Fitness Center. Enroll through 2/13.
      .
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
12468 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 01/30/2016- 04/30/2016 Sat 10:00AM- 10:30AM
  • T. Voeller
  • R. Saigh
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? Think about it: 30 minutes. That's just half an episode of Grey's Anatomy. 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: This class includes unlimited use of the Fitness Center. Enroll through 2/13.
      .
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
12363 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 01/31/2016- 05/01/2016 Su 10:00AM- 11:40AM
  • T. Voeller
  • R. Marks
  • R. Saigh
Open
7 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: TRX® Suspension Training - The class will include a variety of workouts with the emphasis on circuit training. The circuit training will utilize the TRX® Suspension Training System for a great core workout. Fitness Center User Fee: $15
    • Additional Class Notes: This class includes unlimited use of the Fitness Center. Enroll through 2/13.
      .
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13177 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 01/25/2016- 04/29/2016 N/A N/A
  • T. Voeller
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fitness Blitz: Your Time, Your Friends - The 30 Minute Workout
      You pick a time, find 3 friends, and we will create a class for you. Enjoy a fun, fast paced, high intensity workout with your friends and get in shape together. It is the intensity of your workout that is key. A short-burst, high-intensity workout boots your metabolism and strengthens your muscles. Get moving with this "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. Fitness Center User Fee: $15
    • Additional Class Notes: This class includes unlimited use of the Fitness Center. Enroll through 2/13.
      .

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
12331 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 01/25/2016- 04/27/2016 M,W 1:00PM- 1:55PM
  • F. Vergnetti
  • T. Voeller
Open
4 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Designed to teach the basic principles and techniques of strength training. Includes partner training; lean body mass assessment; increasing muscular fitness. This class includes unlimited use of the Fitness Center. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisites: None. Fitness Center User Fee: $15
    • Additional Class Notes: Enroll through 2/13.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
13163 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 01/26/2016- 04/28/2016 Tu,Th 3:30PM- 4:25PM
  • T. Voeller
  • T. DeBlander
Open
3 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Weight Training for Women - Designed to teach the basic principles and techniques of strength training. This class will show you how to have proper form, technique and safety, along with guidelines for designing a weight training program utilizing a variety of resistance training modalities. Enrollment in this course includes unlimited access to the Fitness Center. Fitness Center User Fee: $15
    • Additional Class Notes: Enroll through 2/13.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
13164 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 01/29/2016- 04/29/2016 F 4:30PM- 5:25PM
  • J. Cherney
  • T. Voeller
Open
7 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Weight Training for Women - Designed to teach the basic principles and techniques of strength training. This class will show you how to have proper form, technique and safety, along with guidelines for designing a weight training program utilizing a variety of resistance training modalities. Enrollment in this course includes unlimited access to the Fitness Center. Fitness Center User Fee: $15
    • Additional Class Notes: Enroll through 2/13.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
12332 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 01/30/2016- 04/30/2016 Sat 12:00PM- 1:40PM
  • R. Marks
  • T. Voeller
Open
5 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Designed to teach the basic principles and techniques of strength training. Includes partner training; lean body mass assessment; increasing muscular fitness. This class includes unlimited use of the Fitness Center. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisites: None. Fitness Center User Fee: $15
    • Additional Class Notes: Enroll through 2/13.

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 Instructors Availability
12303 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 01/16/2016- 05/13/2016 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
  • L. Cvach
  • T. Voeller
Open
491 of 500 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Grading: P (pass) = 1.5 Credit Z (no credit) = 0 Credit
      Recommended for students who would like to attend the group exercise classes. *PED114 includes group exercise classes (PVCC Main Campus only) (space permitting). Cost: 1.5 credits, plus additional $20 user fee. Must complete an orientation if you are a new Fitness Center Member. An orientation is required before your first workout. Orientations can be taken through Canvas (online) or by scheduling an in-person orientation by calling the Fitness Center Front Desk, 602-787-7270.
    • Additional Class Notes: Enroll through 2/13.

Lifetime Fitness (PED115) 2 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
12502 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 03/12/2016- 05/13/2016 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
  • L. Cvach
  • T. Voeller
Open
48 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Late Start Letter Grade Fitness Center - Additional Course Fee: $20
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
12302 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 01/16/2016- 05/13/2016 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
  • C. Adler
  • J. Cherney
  • L. Cvach
  • M. Francis
  • R. Marks
  • R. Saigh
  • S. Veach
  • D. Wagner
Open
191 of 200 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: P/Z class - 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.
      Prerequisites: None. Additional User Fee: $20. For more information, please contact the Fitness Center at 602-787-7270. Must complete an orientation if you are a new Fitness Center Member. An orientation is required before your first workout. Orientations can be taken through Canvas (online) or by scheduling an in-person orientation by calling the Fitness Center Front Desk, 602-787-7270. Enroll through 2/13.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
12258 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 01/16/2016- 05/13/2016 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
  • L. Cvach
  • T. DeBlander
  • B. Fisher
  • R. Laing
  • D. Layshock
  • F. Vergnetti
  • T. Voeller
Open
166 of 200 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Letter Grade class - Fitness Center Members 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. Prerequisites: None. Additional User Fee: $20. For more information, please contact the Fitness Center at 602-787-7270. Must complete an orientation if you are a new Fitness Center Member. An orientation is required before your first workout. Orientations can be taken through Canvas (online) or by scheduling an in-person orientation by calling the Fitness Center Front Desk, 602-787-7270. Enroll through 2/13.

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 Instructors Availability
12503 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 03/12/2016- 05/13/2016 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
  • L. Cvach
  • T. Voeller
Open
19 of 20 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
12453 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 01/16/2016- 05/13/2016 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
  • L. Cvach
  • T. Voeller
Open
96 of 100 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Letter Grade Class - Fitness Center User Fee: $20. Must complete an orientation if you are a new Fitness Center Member. An orientation is required before your first workout. Orientations can be taken through Canvas (online) or by scheduling an in-person orientation by calling the Fitness Center Front Desk, 602-787-7270. Enroll through 2/13.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
12454 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 01/16/2016- 05/13/2016 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
  • L. Cvach
  • T. Voeller
Open
98 of 100 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: P/Z Class - Fitness Center User Fee - $20. Must complete an orientation if you are a new Fitness Center Member. An orientation is required before your first workout. Orientations can be taken through Canvas (online) or by scheduling an in-person orientation by calling the Fitness Center Front Desk, 602-787-7270. Enroll through 2/13.

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 Instructors Availability
12455 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 01/16/2016- 05/13/2016 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
  • L. Cvach
  • T. Voeller
Open
96 of 100 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Letter Grade Class - Fitness Center User Fee: $20. Must complete an orientation if you are a new Fitness Center Member. An orientation is required before your first workout. Orientations can be taken through Canvas (online) or by scheduling an in-person orientation by calling the Fitness Center Front Desk, 602-787-7270. Enroll through 2/14.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
12456 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 01/16/2016- 05/13/2016 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
  • L. Cvach
  • T. Voeller
Open
99 of 100 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: P/Z Class - Fitness Center User Fee: $20. Late enrollment through 2/14. Must complete an orientation if you are a new Fitness Center Member. An orientation is required before your first workout. Orientations can be taken through Canvas (online) or by scheduling an in-person orientation by calling the Fitness Center Front Desk, 602-787-7270. Enroll through 2/14.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
12504 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 03/12/2016- 05/13/2016 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
  • L. Cvach
  • T. Voeller
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available

Exercise is Medicine (PED118) 1.5 Credits

Group exercise that is individualized by highly trained fitness professionals to help meet personal health enhancement goals. Designed to follow the national initiative, "Exercise is Medicine", coordinated by the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) and the American Medical Association (AMA) to help improve overall health and well-being. Designed for individuals over age 55. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED118 may be repeated for a total of six (6) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
12457 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 01/16/2016- 05/13/2016 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
  • L. Cvach
  • T. Voeller
Open
100 of 100 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Letter Grade Class - Fitness Center User Fee: $20. Must complete an orientation if you are a new Fitness Center Member. An orientation is required before your first workout. Orientations can be taken through Canvas (online) or by scheduling an in-person orientation by calling the Fitness Center Front Desk, 602-787-7270. Additional $20 User Fee. Enrollment through 2/13.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
12458 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 01/16/2016- 05/13/2016 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
  • L. Cvach
  • T. Voeller
Open
100 of 100 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: P/Z Class - Fitness Center User Fee: $20. Must complete an orientation if you are a new Fitness Center Member. An orientation is required before your first workout. Orientations can be taken through Canvas (online) or by scheduling an in-person orientation by calling the Fitness Center Front Desk, 602-787-7270. Enrollment through 2/13.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
13123 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 03/12/2016- 05/13/2016 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
  • L. Cvach
  • T. Voeller
Open
50 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Late start Letter Grade class. Additional $20 Fitness Center User Fee

Introduction to Logic (PHI103) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: HU, L

SUN# PHI1103
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11627 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
M 229 - Classroom
In Person 03/22/2016- 05/13/2016 Tu,Th 3:00PM- 5:40PM
  • A. Gastelum
Open
18 of 32 Seats Available

Introduction to Psychology (PSY101) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# PSY1101
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11381 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/07/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • D. Berry
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.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11389 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/07/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • K. Walker
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.

Introduction to Sport Psychology (PSY215) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11380 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/07/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • D. Berry
Open
2 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

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
36983 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
E 148: Computer Commons
In Person 02/22/2016- 05/13/2016 M 12:00PM- 1:15PM
  • T. Schmidt
Open
15 of 30 Seats Available

Abnormal Psychology (PSY266) 3 Credits

Distinguishes between normal behavior and psychological disorders. Subjects may include stress disorders, problems with anxiety and depression, unusual and abnormal sexual behavior, schizophrenia and addictive behaviors. Causes and treatments of psychological problems and disorders are discussed. Prerequisites: PSY101 with a grade of "C" or better, or permission of Instructor.

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11407 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/07/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • P. Marchok
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.

Leisure and the Quality of Life (REC120) 3 Credits

Overview of the historical, psychological, social, and cultural aspects of play, leisure, and recreation and their role in contemporary society. Nature of play and leisure behavior in human development within different cultures and the contribution play, recreation, and leisure make to the quality of life for individuals in today's society. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12234 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Life Science Bldg 109 - lec
Hybrid 02/10/2016- 04/20/2016 W 12:00PM- 2:00PM
  • J. Parafinik
Open
15 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.

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
12351 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person 05/04/2016- 05/08/2016 Su N/A
  • J. Parafinik
Open
8 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Introduction to Canyoneering - First orientation class is Thursday, May 4th, 8-9pm, at SCC in PE137. This is a onetime orientation meeting. Date of the trip is May 7-8. 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 departs from Scottsdale Community College (SCC). Travel/activity cost is due at registration, no travel/activity cost refunds after 5/4. Enrollment limit: 18. Email the instructor for more information at j7win@yahoo.com

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
12274 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person 03/30/2016- 04/03/2016 N/A N/A
  • J. Parafinik
Open
15 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Introduction to Caving - First orientation class is Wednesday, March 30th, 7-8pm, at SCC in PE137. This is a onetime orientation meeting. Date of the trip is April 2-3. Introduction to caving will be conducted in real active caves. Students will have ample time to explore a large cave. Students will learn cave exploration, Leave No trace principles, equipment use, cave ecology, lighting systems and cave conservation. Students will spend one night camping at a campground. Caving equipment (helmet), transportation and dinner/breakfast are provided. Class is graded on attendance, not physical performance. This course is for beginners. Basic level of fitness required. Class meets and departs from Scottsdale Community College (SCC). Travel/activity cost is $45. due at registration, no travel/activity cost refunds after 3/30. Enrollment limit: 18. Email the instructor for more information at j7win@yahoo.com.

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
12275 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person 03/23/2016- 03/27/2016 N/A N/A
  • J. Parafinik
Open
8 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Introduction to Outdoor Rock Climbing - First orientation class is Wednesday, March 23rd, 7-8pm at SCC in PE137. This is a onetime orientation meeting. Date of the trip is Mar. 26-27. This class will include instruction on safety, belaying, and climbing techniques. The course will be conducted outside - on real rock - and students will have ample time to practice their skills. Students will spend one night camping at a campground. All rock climbing equipment (harness, helmet, climbing shoes), transportation and dinner/breakfast are provided. Class is graded on attendance, not physical performance. This course is for both beginners and intermediate climbers. Basic level of fitness required. Class meets and departs from Scottsdale Community College (SCC). Travel/activity cost is $45. due at registration, no travel/activity cost refunds after 3/23. Enrollment limit: 18. Email the instructor for more information at j7win@yahoo.com.

Hiring and Managing Employees (SBS213) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11490 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/21/2016- 05/08/2016 N/A N/A
  • O. Duarte
Open
11 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Late start.
    • Additional Class Notes: This course offered Spring semester only.

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
35969 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
J 138 - Classroom
In Person 02/16/2016- 05/13/2016 Tu,Th 1:00PM- 2:40PM
  • M. Taylor Jr
Open
19 of 32 Seats Available

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
11997 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
TBA - replaced by PV TBA
In Person 03/01/2016- 04/24/2016 N/A N/A
  • G. Zaro
Open
32 of 32 Seats Available

Auditory Meditation (WED258) 2 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37293 Spring 2016 Paradise Valley
F 131 - Classroom
Hybrid 03/05/2016- 05/07/2016 Sat 9:30AM- 11:30AM
  • A. Barkworth
Open
14 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 37293 meets at F 131 - Classroom on Saturday Mar 05, 2016 from 9:30AM - 11:30AM
      Class 37293 also meets at F 131 - Classroom on Saturday Mar 26, 2016 from 9:30AM - 11:30AM
      Class 37293 also meets at F 131 - Classroom on Saturday Apr 09, 2016 from 9:30AM - 11:30AM
      Class 37293 also meets at F 131 - Classroom on Saturday Apr 23, 2016 from 9:30AM - 11:30AM
      Class 37293 also meets at F 131 - Classroom on Saturday May 07, 2016 from 9:30AM - 11:30AM
      HYBRID Format: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754. See syllabus for specific class dates.

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