Matched 39 Courses / 44 Classes

Microcomputer Set Up And Maintenance (BPC125) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36961 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
E 146: Computer Commons
In Person 03/21/2019 - 04/11/2019 Th 1:00PM - 4:30PM
  • K. Khalili
Open
5 of 19 Seats Available

Art Activities For The Young Child (CFS101AH) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29068 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 126 - Psychology Classroom
In Person 03/30/2019 - 04/06/2019 Sat 8:00AM - 3:30PM
  • C. Colunga
Open
12 of 24 Seats Available

Preparation for Fundamental Chemistry (CHM090) 1 Credit

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

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

Introduction to Human Communication (COM100) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# COM1100
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28144 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 231 - Classroom
In Person 03/19/2019 - 05/10/2019 Tu,Th 2:00PM - 4:40PM
  • F. Switzer
Open
1 of 28 Seats Available

Career Exploration (CPD102AB) 2 Credits

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

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

College Critical Reading and Critical Thinking (CRE101) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: L

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

Introduction to Writing Poetry (CRW160) 3 Credits

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

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

Child Care Seminar (ECH269) 1 Credit

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

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

Discipline/Guidance Of Child Groups (ECH282) 1 Credit

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

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

Professional Development in Early Childhood Education (ECH287) 1 Credit

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

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

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37910 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Q 519 EMT Classroom
In Person 03/24/2019 - 03/24/2019 Su 9:00AM - 5:00PM
  • C. Cuevas
Open
19 of 24 Seats Available

First-Year Composition (ENG102) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: FYC

SUN# ENG1102
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28217 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 125 - Classroom
In Person 03/19/2019 - 05/10/2019 Tu,Th 2:00PM - 4:40PM
  • C. Greenfield
Open
1 of 25 Seats Available

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29480 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
F 131 - Classroom
Hybrid 03/21/2019 - 05/02/2019 Th 6:00PM - 8:30PM
  • J. Valenzuela
Open
11 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754. Additional Course Fee: $15. See syllabus for specific class dates.
      Flex Start Class

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29104 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/12/2019 - 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
18 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This course is set up for one student to work with one instructor. This is for students that are signing up for Jump Start for the first time this semester and consists of 4 one hour sessions or 8 half hour sessions. Fee: $200

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29105 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/12/2019 - 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
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
29106 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/12/2019 - 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Continue with this course after completing Jump Start #2. Fee: $200

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29107 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/12/2019 - 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Continue with this course after completing Jump Start #3. Fee: $200.

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29108 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/12/2019 - 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This course is set up for two students to work with one instructor. This is designed for students that desire personal training and consists of 4 one hour sessions or 8 half hour sessions. Fee: $135 per student.

Fitness Center Yearly Membership (FITNESS100-20057) 0 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29072 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/01/2019 - 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
490 of 500 Seats Available

Fitness Center Yearly Membership (FITNESS100-20058) 0 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29073 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/01/2019 - 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
500 of 500 Seats Available

Fitness Center Yearly Membership (FITNESS100-20059) 0 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29074 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/01/2019 - 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
500 of 500 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fitness Center Yearly Membership - Family Members. Fitness Center user fee: $20. Must have head of family enrolled in the Fitness Center. Dependent = under 19 years of age or under 24 years old if they're a full-time student working on their undergraduate degree (must be verifiable).

Employee NC Fitness Center (FITNESS100-20062) 0 Credits

Employee Non Credit Fitness Center

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

ACLS Refresher (FITNESS100-20085) 0 Credits

ACLS Refresher

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29115 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 05/05/2019 - 05/05/2019 Su 9:00AM - 1:00PM
  • Staff
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Materials for class will be provided by instructor, class fee is $120.00. One Sunday only, class held in L-102

Yearly Senior Fitness Center (FITNESS300-20003) 0 Credits

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

Athletic Conditioning (FITNESS300-20032) 0 Credits

Athletic Conditioning

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

PALS Refresher (FITNESS300-20045) 0 Credits

PALS Refresher

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29231 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 129 - Classroom
In Person 03/24/2019 - 03/24/2019 Su 8:00AM - 5:00PM
  • Staff
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) (AHA) Refresher
      This classroom, video-based, instructor-led American Heart Association certified course using a series of simulated pediatric emergencies to reinforce the important concepts of a systematic approach to pediatric assessment, basic life support, PALS treatment algorithms, effective resuscitation and team dynamics. The goal of the Pediatric Advanced Life Support Course is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children, resulting in improved outcomes. Must have a current AHA PALS certification to enroll. Required student materials - latest edition AHA provider manual available at the bookstore or online at AHA. Course Fee: $180.00.
      * Continuing Education CE will be given.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29116 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 04/07/2019 - 04/07/2019 Su 1:01PM - 5:00PM
  • Staff
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Materials for class will be provided by instructor, class fee is $120.00. One Sunday only, class held in J-136
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29117 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 05/05/2019 - 05/05/2019 Su 1:01PM - 5:00PM
  • Staff
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Materials for class will be provided by instructor, class fee is $120.00. One Sunday only, class held in L-102
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29232 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 129 - Classroom
In Person 04/15/2019 - 04/15/2019 N/A 8:00AM - 5:00PM
  • Staff
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) (AHA) Refresher
      This classroom, video-based, instructor-led American Heart Association certified course using a series of simulated pediatric emergencies to reinforce the important concepts of a systematic approach to pediatric assessment, basic life support, PALS treatment algorithms, effective resuscitation and team dynamics. The goal of the Pediatric Advanced Life Support Course is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children, resulting in improved outcomes. Must have a current AHA PALS certification to enroll. Required student materials - latest edition AHA provider manual available at the bookstore or online at AHA. Course Fee: $180.00.
      * Continuing Education credits CE will be given.

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

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

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

Fitness for Academic Success (FITNESS300-20072) 0 Credits

Fitness for Academic Success

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

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

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

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

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

PVCC Retiree Fitness Center Yearly Membership

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

Wildland Firefighter (FSC110) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
28638 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
K 116 - Classroom
In Person 04/06/2019 - 04/14/2019 Sat,Su 8:00AM - 5:00PM
  • K. Shaver
  • S. Jackson
Open
26 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class meets on Saturday & Sunday, 4/7-15
      Flex Start Class
      Class 28638 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $30
    • Additional Class Notes: Class Meets for Two (2) Weeks
      Successful completion will award NWCG Wildland FF 2 certification including S-130 & 190, L-180 & I-100 certifications.
      Includes Field Operations requiring physical exertion. Involves hands-on training in Wildland fire fighting concepts utilizing a variety of tools & equipment .

Introduction to Business (GBS151) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28087 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
J 140 - Classroom
In Person 03/19/2019 - 05/03/2019 Tu,Th 1:30PM - 4:20PM
  • K. Curran
Open
17 of 32 Seats Available

Investigating Geometry, Probability and Statistics (MAT257) 4 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29257 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Q 301 - Classroom
In Person 03/19/2019 - 05/10/2019 Tu,Th 5:00PM - 8:15PM
  • D. Stryk
Open
16 of 32 Seats Available

Backpacking (PED101BP) 1 Credit

Covers basic skills and techniques of backpacking and the application of these to wilderness travel. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED101BP may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37909 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
F 130 - Seminar Room
In Person 04/03/2019 - 05/05/2019 W,Th,F,Sat,Su 6:30PM - 9:00PM
  • J. Thomas
Open
10 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 37909 meets at F 130 - Seminar Room on Wednesday Apr 03, 2019 from 6:30PM - 9:00PM
      Class 37909 also meets at Paradise Vly Offsite - Other Thursday/Friday/Saturday/Sunday from May 02 to May 05, 2019
      Canyon de Chelly
      Pending Obtainment of Permits
      Orientation: April 3, Wednesday, 6:30P-9:00P, F130
      Trip Dates: Leave PVCC by 5:00P, May 2, camp and hike May 3rd, 4th, and return on the 5th by 7:00P
      Additional Course Fee: $275.00
      Must be in good physical condition as backpacking will consist of 3 hours on Friday and 7 hours on Saturday, on flat or slightly downhill grade.

      Backpack into Canyon de Chelly with a Navajo guide and sleep at the base of ancient ruins and petroglyphs. Trip includes one night in Winslow on May 2nd (hotel fee included). Canyon de Chelly has been occupied by Puebloans for 5,000 years and is a National Monument. Students will see all of the major ruins in the Canyon and experience the amazing beauty of this riparian habitat. Step back in time and learn about ancient and modern Navajo culture and experience one of the most beautiful canyons in the Southwest. Students must enroll by Thursday, 4/4/19. Travel/activity cost is due at registration, no travel/activity cost refunds after 4/4/19.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Introduction to Psychology (PSY101) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# PSY1101
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29156 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 105 - Classroom
Hybrid 03/20/2019 - 05/10/2019 W 12:00PM - 2:40PM
  • K. Walker
Open
13 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      Hybrid: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Successful College Reading (RDG100) 3 Credits

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

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

Canyoneering (REC155AA) 1 Credit

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

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

Outdoor Rock Climbing (REC155AC) 1 Credit

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

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

Special Projects (THP298AA) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29807 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 151 - Studio Theatre
In Person 04/22/2019 - 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for advanced students for Society of American Fight Directors certification.
      Flex Start Class