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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
39264 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/10/2020 - 08/13/2020 M,Tu,W,Th 9:00AM - 11:30AM
  • C. Scinto
Open
18 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This course is recommended for FOI; Fine & Performing Arts students
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39447 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/26/2020 - 10/14/2020 W 12:00PM - 1:15PM
  • E. Schneider-Pollack
Open
11 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This section is recommended for FOI; STEM students
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24316 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/28/2020 - 10/30/2020 F 7:30AM - 8:50AM
  • M. Ho
Open
17 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Recommended for FOI; Behavioral Science and Human Services students
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24334 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • T. Adriance
Open
7 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39841 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/27/2020 - 10/29/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
22 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39446 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • N. Shamoon
Open
7 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40564 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • B. Wilson
Open
20 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40565 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/27/2020 - 10/29/2020 N/A N/A
  • I. Torres
Open
20 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38651 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/25/2020 - 10/27/2020 N/A N/A
  • B. McNeal
Open
18 of 23 Seats Available

Accounting Principles I (ACC111) 3 Credits

Fundamental theory of accounting principles and procedures. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24214 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 7:30AM - 8:45AM
  • B. Bond
Open
19 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Additional Class Notes: The textbook, "Prin of Accounting (w/ Access Code) (PVCC)(CUSTOM)" is used for ACC111 and ACC112.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24216 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/09/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 9:00AM - 10:15AM
  • L. Clark
Open
3 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Additional Class Notes: The textbook, "Prin of Accounting (w/ Access Code) (PVCC)(CUSTOM)" is used for ACC111 and ACC112.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25732 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/09/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 10:30AM - 11:45AM
  • L. Clark
Open
19 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Additional Class Notes: The textbook, "Prin of Accounting (w/ Access Code) (PVCC)(CUSTOM)" is used for ACC111 and ACC112.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25655 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/09/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 12:30PM - 1:45PM
  • J. Hanson
Open
20 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Additional Class Notes: The textbook, "Prin of Accounting (w/ Access Code) (PVCC)(CUSTOM)" is used for ACC111 and ACC112.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25386 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu 6:00PM - 8:40PM
  • D. Sehorn
Open
18 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Additional Class Notes: The textbook, "Prin of Accounting (w/ Access Code) (PVCC)(CUSTOM)" is used for ACC111 and ACC112.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25465 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu,Th 9:00AM - 10:15AM
  • R. McCanless
Open
20 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Additional Class Notes: The textbook, "Prin of Accounting (w/ Access Code) (PVCC)(CUSTOM)" is used for ACC111 and ACC112.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24215 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu,Th 10:30AM - 11:45AM
  • R. McCanless
Open
16 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Additional Class Notes: The textbook, "Prin of Accounting (w/ Access Code) (PVCC)(CUSTOM)" is used for ACC111 and ACC112.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24237 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Wadhera
Open
6 of 23 Seats Available

Accounting Principles II (ACC112) 3 Credits

Continuation of the fundamental theory of accounting principles and procedures, including interpretation of general purpose financial statements. Prerequisites: ACC111 with a grade of "C" or better, or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25554 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/09/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 9:00AM - 10:15AM
  • R. McCanless
Open
10 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Additional Class Notes: The textbook, "Prin of Accounting (w/ Access Code) (PVCC)(CUSTOM)" is used for ACC111 and ACC112.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25466 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu 6:00PM - 8:40PM
  • A. Fathe
Open
18 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Additional Class Notes: The textbook, "Prin of Accounting (w/ Access Code) (PVCC)(CUSTOM)" is used for ACC111 and ACC112.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25650 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/25/2020 - 10/16/2020 Tu,Th 10:30AM - 1:15PM
  • L. Clark
Open
7 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Additional Class Notes: The textbook, "Prin of Accounting (w/ Access Code) (PVCC)(CUSTOM)" is used for ACC111 and ACC112.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39947 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
21 of 23 Seats Available

Computerized Accounting (ACC115) 3 Credits

Understanding of fundamental accounting principles and mastery of an accounting information systems including the general ledger, accounts receivable, accounts payable and payroll. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25467 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • L. Clark
Open
8 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
    • Additional Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Income Tax Preparation (ACC121) 3 Credits

Preparation of and practical experience in preparing individual Federal income tax returns using computer software. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37924 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/08/2020 - 12/13/2020 M 6:00PM - 7:40PM
  • D. Behrens
Open
17 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Additional Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Managerial Accounting (ACC212) 3 Credits

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

SUN# ACC2202
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38320 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/09/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 10:30AM - 11:45AM
  • R. McCanless
Open
15 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Additional Class Notes: Prerequisite CIS105 is waived by the Business/IT Division.
      Do not purchase textbook until you receive the textbook information from your instructor.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24247 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/08/2020 - 12/13/2020 Tu 6:00PM - 7:40PM
  • Staff
Open
21 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Additional Class Notes: Prerequisite CIS105 is waived by the Business/IT Division.
      Do not purchase textbook until you receive the textbook information from your instructor.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25651 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 Tu,Th 10:30AM - 1:15PM
  • L. Clark
Open
9 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Additional Class Notes: Prerequisite CIS105 is waived by the Business/IT Division.
      Do not purchase textbook until you receive the textbook information from your instructor.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40578 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
23 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24239 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. McCanless
Open
3 of 23 Seats Available

Intermediate Accounting I (ACC219) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25972 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • L. Clark
Open
19 of 23 Seats Available

Payroll Accounting (ACC222) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24299 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • D. Behrens
Open
13 of 23 Seats Available

Accounting Internship (ACC270AA) 1 Credit

Accounting work experience in a business or industry. Eighty hours of designated work per credit per semester. Prerequisites: Permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37927 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/14/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • L. Clark
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Instructor approval required.
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.

Accounting Internship (ACC270AB) 2 Credits

Accounting work experience in a business or industry. Eighty hours of designated work per credit totaling 160 hours per semester. Prerequisites: Permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37929 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/14/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • L. Clark
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Instructor approval required.
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.

Accounting Internship (ACC270AC) 3 Credits

Accounting work experience in a business or industry. Eighty hours of designated work per credit totaling 240 hours per semester. Prerequisites: Permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26101 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/14/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • L. Clark
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Instructor approval required.
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.

Air Force Today I (AES101) 2 Credits

Survey course designed to introduce students to the United States Air Force and Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps (AFROTC). Featured topics include: mission and organization of the Air Force, officership and professionalism, military customs and courtesies, Air Force officer opportunities, group leadership problems, and an introduction to communication skills. The Leadership Laboratory component provides dynamic and integrated grouping of leadership developmental activities designed to meet the needs and expectations of prospective Air Force second lieutenants and complement the AFROTC academic program. Emphasizes common Air Force customs and courtesies, drill and ceremonies, health and physical fitness through group participation. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25149 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Off Site: ASU Main Campus
In Person 08/27/2020 - 12/11/2020 Th 9:00AM - 10:15AM
  • Staff
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Offered on ASU Main campus
      Contact Rachael Duncan, Business Operations Specialist for details, phone: 480.965.3181 or email: rachael.duncan@asu.edu
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25149 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 25151 held Thu from (TBA) to (TBA) (Staff)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25166 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Off Site: ASU Main Campus
In Person 08/27/2020 - 12/11/2020 Th N/A
  • Staff
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Offered on ASU Main campus
      Contact Rachael Duncan, Business Operations Specialist for details, phone: 480.965.3181 or email: rachael.duncan@asu.edu for AES102 lab days/times.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25166 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 25167 held Thu from (TBA) to (TBA) (Staff)

Evolution of USAF Air and Space Power I (AES201) 2 Credits

Focuses on facilitating the transition from Air Force ROTC cadet to Air Force ROTC candidate. Examines the general aspects of air and space power through a historical perspective. Utilizing this perspective, covers a time period from the first balloons and dirigibles to the modern technology currently used in overseas contingency operations. Featured topics include: Air Force heritage, Air Force leaders, introduction to ethics and values, group leadership problems and continuing application of communication skills. The Leadership Laboratory component provides dynamic and integrated grouping of leadership developmental activities designed to meet the needs and expectations of prospective Air Force second lieutenants and complement the AFROTC academic program. Provides application of advanced drill and ceremonies; issuing commands; knowing flag etiquette; and developing, directing, and evaluating skills to lead others.
Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25152 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Off Site: ASU Main Campus
In Person 08/27/2020 - 12/11/2020 Th 1:30PM - 2:45PM
  • Staff
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Offered on ASU Main campus
      Contact Rachael Duncan, Business Operations Specialist for details, phone: 480.965.3181 or email: rachael.duncan@asu.edu for AES201 lab days/times.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25152 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 25153 held Tue from 9:00AM to 10:15AM (Staff)

Air Force Physical Fitness (AES294) 1 Credit

Physical training component of Air Force ROTC. Covers topics of immediate or special interest to a faculty member and students. Prerequisites: None. Note: AES294 may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25150 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Off Site: ASU Main Campus
In Person 08/27/2020 - 12/11/2020 M,W,F 6:00AM - 7:00AM
  • Staff
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available

Introduction to Criminal Justice (AJS101) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# AJS1101
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24175 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Smith
Open
9 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24203 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Lewis
Open
15 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26087 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Palopoli
Open
14 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26088 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Williams
Open
23 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Spend TIme with Grammar Police
      Learning Community: Spend Some Time with the Grammar Police - students must co-enroll in AJS 101 (26088) TR-9:00-10:15 a.m. and ENG 101 (26066) TR-10:30-11:45 a.m. Total of 6 credits.

      Students enrolled in this learning community will refine their research techniques, credible source vetting, and report writing skills with assignments that delve not only into solid sentence structure but also directly apply to the intricate works of the criminal justice system pertaining to crimes, victims, perpetrators as well as the history and philosophy of law enforcement.
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25814 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • V. Goddard
Open
11 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38099 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Rego
Open
22 of 23 Seats Available

Substantive Criminal Law (AJS109) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25813 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Williams
Open
18 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24151 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Williams
Open
18 of 23 Seats Available

Ethics and the Administration of Justice (AJS123) 3 Credits

Introduces and explores ethical issues and the justice system. Focuses on ethics and the law, the police, courts and corrections. Reviews ethical theory, concepts and practices as they relate to administration of justice. Explores issues of how media/social media shape ethics. Encourages critical thinking and value decision making in criminal justice system situations. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25527 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Williams
Open
4 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38112 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Williams
Open
13 of 23 Seats Available

Serial Killers And Mass Murderers (AJS192) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25810 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • V. Goddard
Open
5 of 23 Seats Available

Current Issues In Criminal Justice (AJS200) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38171 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Smith
Open
19 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24176 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Oleksik
Open
18 of 23 Seats Available

Effective Communication and Report Writing in Criminal Justice (AJS205) 3 Credits

Overview of effective communication for criminal justice agencies. Covers the communication process and flow. Written communication emphasized with report writing, including characteristics of reports and field notes, and the importance and uses of each. Form, style, and procedures for writing various reports, including elements of composition, required substance, proper and improper conclusions, and descriptions of persons and property. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24181 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Williams
Open
21 of 23 Seats Available

Juvenile Justice Procedures (AJS212) 3 Credits

Examines the nature and extent of juvenile delinquency to the present. Including but not limited to the history, jurisdictions, terminology, procedures, and institutions of the juvenile justice system. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38113 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Williams
Open
15 of 23 Seats Available

Criminalistics: Biological Evidence (AJS216) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25811 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Callahan
Open
14 of 23 Seats Available

Criminology (AJS225) 3 Credits

Study of deviance, society's role in defining behavior; theories of criminality and the economic, social, and psychological impact of crime; relationships between statistics and crime trends. Examines crime victimization and the various types of crime and categories of offenders. Required in the AJS curriculum. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25541 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Daukas
Open
17 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38120 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Smith
Open
5 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38121 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Smith
Open
21 of 23 Seats Available

The Police Function (AJS230) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38122 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Rogoff
Open
17 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24197 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
19 of 23 Seats Available

The Correction Function (AJS240) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24150 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Williams
Open
14 of 23 Seats Available

Victimology and Crisis Management (AJS258) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: C, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24173 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/07/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Lewis
Open
21 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24152 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. O'Connor
Open
6 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26230 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Callahan
Open
19 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25816 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Williams
Open
17 of 23 Seats Available

Procedural Criminal Law (AJS260) 3 Credits

Concerned with the understanding of procedural criminal law. Examines the rationale underlying major court holdings, the procedural requirements that stem from these holdings, and their effect on the daily operations of the criminal justice system. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38125 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • V. Goddard
Open
16 of 23 Seats Available

Criminal Investigation I (AJS275) 3 Credits

Introduction to the theory of criminal investigation. Examines crime scene procedures, case preparation, interviewing, and basic investigative techniques. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25808 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Smith
Open
16 of 23 Seats Available

Academic Literacy Through Integrated Reading and Writing (ALT100) 4 Credits

Develops academic language skills and critical reading skills for organizing, analyzing, and retaining material through complementary reading and writing assignments. Prepares students for college level reading and writing intensive courses as well as career-related reading and writing tasks. Prerequisites: An appropriate District placement.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38978 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu,Th 12:00PM - 1:40PM
  • D. Ruiz
Open
10 of 16 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Live Online:
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.

      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.

Introduction to Art (ARH100) 3 Credits

Understanding and enjoyment of art and visual culture through study of two-dimensional and three-dimensional works of art, design elements, media and processes, and cultural contexts. 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
24673 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu,Th 12:00PM - 1:15PM
  • T. Johnston
Open
15 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Live Online:
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.

      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25375 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • B. Schraff
Open
9 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      Online Format:
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25347 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • B. Schraff
Open
9 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Prehistoric Through Gothic Art (ARH101) 3 Credits

History of art from prehistoric through medieval period. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: H, HU

SUN# ART1101
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24670 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • T. Johnston
Open
20 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24464 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • T. Johnston
Open
14 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Online Format:
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      Flex Start Class

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
24666 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • T. Johnston
Open
19 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25312 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/21/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • T. Johnston
Open
15 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Online Format:
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      Flex Start Class

History of Modern Art (ARH112) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25185 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Pecora
Open
20 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

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
24690 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Ordway
Open
12 of 15 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24644 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Ordway
Open
15 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Introduction to Digital Arts (ART100) 1 Credit

Foundation course in digital arts and design, with emphasis in the production of art using the computer.
Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39152 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Noble
Open
3 of 18 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39153 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Noble
Open
18 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      Online Format:
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.

Drawing I (ART111) 3 Credits

Fundamental principles of drawing. Emphasis on composition and facility in objective and expressive representation, using variety of drawing media. Prerequisites: None.

SUN# ART1111
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24650 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
M 142 - Art Studio
Hybrid 08/25/2020 - 11/01/2020 Tu 5:50PM - 9:30PM
  • S. Jorda
Open
4 of 9 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Format:
      Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Class 24650 costs include ART Course Fee: $20
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24711 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Pecora
Open
8 of 18 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25873 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Vena
Open
17 of 18 Seats Available

Two-Dimensional Design (ART112) 3 Credits

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

SUN# ART1112
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24643 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/01/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • E. Ritter
Open
16 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      Online Format:
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.

Color (ART113) 3 Credits

Investigation seeking visual solutions to a variety of problems concerning color in two and three dimensions and modes of color appearances, including light and effects in design and theory of design. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24703 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • E. Ritter
Open
10 of 20 Seats Available

Life Drawing I (ART116) 3 Credits

Use of form, structure and anatomy of draped and undraped human figure to develop basic principles of sound draftsmanship. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24679 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Pecora
Open
12 of 18 Seats Available

Drawing and Composition II (ART122) 3 Credits

Emphasis on composition and exploration of drawing media. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ART111.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24712 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Pecora
Open
17 of 18 Seats Available

Photography I (ART131) 3 Credits

Basic photographic principles and techniques. Basic camera functions and controls. Experience in the image-making process by creating and editing photographs for various display environments. Introduction to the photographic aesthetic and photography's role in society. Prerequisites: None. Note: Camera required.

General Education Designations: HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25351 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Sieve
Open
8 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Classes are digital in focus, requiring a digital camera, not a film type camera.
      Online Format:

      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25353 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • G. Sudduth
Open
6 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Classes are digital in focus, requiring a digital camera, not a film type camera.
      Online Format:
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.

Portrait Photography (ART140) 3 Credits

Fundamentals of portrait photography. Basic techniques of lighting, posing, design, and digital workflows applicable to the industry. Theory and practices of a portrait photography business. Note: Digital camera with manual settings required. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ART131, or ART142, or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26148 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • G. Sudduth
Open
6 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Classes are digital in focus, requiring a digital camera, not a film type camera.
      Online Format:
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.

Introduction to Digital Photography (ART142) 3 Credits

Fundamentals of digital photography. Includes camera operations, exposure techniques, introduction to digital output, and theory of digital photography. Prerequisites: None. Note: Digital camera required.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24683 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • G. Sudduth
Open
6 of 18 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24642 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Sieve
Open
8 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:

      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      Flex Start Class

Intermediate Digital Photography (ART143) 3 Credits

Intermediate theory and techniques of digital photography. Aesthetic awareness and personal expression from image capture through intermediate techniques in the digital darkroom. Introduction to high-resolution digital output. Note: Semi-adjustable, high-resolution digital camera is required. Prerequisites:A grade of C or better in ART142 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24466 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • G. Sudduth
Open
13 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:

      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      Flex Start Class
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24694 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Sieve
Open
17 of 18 Seats Available

Digital Storytelling (ART150) 3 Credits

Enables students to find and develop their personal stories. Emphasis on the use of digital technology to create, edit, produce and archive a digital story. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39150 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/01/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
10 of 18 Seats Available

Ceramics I (ART161) 3 Credits

Introduction to ceramic materials and techniques of hand construction, decorating, glazing and throwing on potters' wheel. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25513 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
D CERAMICS STUDIO INTERIOR
Hybrid 08/24/2020 - 10/16/2020 M,W 9:00AM - 12:00PM
  • D. Bradley
Open
3 of 9 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Format:
      Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Class 25513 costs include ART Course Fee: $40
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25190 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
D CERAMICS STUDIO INTERIOR
Hybrid 08/24/2020 - 10/16/2020 M,W 2:00PM - 5:00PM
  • D. Bradley
Open
2 of 9 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Format:
      Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Class 25190 costs include ART Course Fee: $40
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39999 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
D CERAMICS STUDIO INTERIOR
Hybrid 08/24/2020 - 10/16/2020 M,W 6:00PM - 9:00PM
  • Staff
Open
6 of 9 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Format:
      Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Class 39999 costs include ART Course Fee: $40
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24470 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
D CERAMICS STUDIO INTERIOR
Hybrid 08/25/2020 - 10/16/2020 Tu,Th 9:00AM - 12:00PM
  • D. Bradley
Open
6 of 9 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Format:
      Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Class 24470 costs include ART Course Fee: $40
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24469 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
D CERAMICS STUDIO INTERIOR
Hybrid 08/25/2020 - 10/16/2020 Tu,Th 2:00PM - 5:00PM
  • F. Krevens
Open
3 of 9 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Format:
      Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Class 24469 costs include ART Course Fee: $40
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24687 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
D CERAMICS STUDIO INTERIOR
Hybrid 08/25/2020 - 10/16/2020 Tu,Th 6:00PM - 9:00PM
  • F. Krevens
Open
1 of 9 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Format:
      Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Class 24687 costs include ART Course Fee: $40

Ceramics II (ART162) 3 Credits

Major emphasis on wheel throwing, glaze making and decorating techniques. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ART161.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25514 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
D CERAMICS STUDIO INTERIOR
Hybrid 08/24/2020 - 10/16/2020 M,W 9:00AM - 12:00PM
  • D. Bradley
Open
3 of 9 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Format:
      Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Class 25514 costs include ART Course Fee: $40
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24708 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
D CERAMICS STUDIO INTERIOR
Hybrid 08/24/2020 - 10/16/2020 M,W 2:00PM - 5:00PM
  • D. Bradley
Open
2 of 9 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Format:
      Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Class 24708 costs include ART Course Fee: $40
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40000 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
D CERAMICS STUDIO INTERIOR
Hybrid 08/24/2020 - 10/16/2020 M,W 6:00PM - 9:00PM
  • Staff
Open
6 of 9 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Format:
      Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Class 40000 costs include ART Course Fee: $40
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24472 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
D CERAMICS STUDIO INTERIOR
Hybrid 08/25/2020 - 10/16/2020 Tu,Th 9:00AM - 12:00PM
  • D. Bradley
Open
6 of 9 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Format:
      Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Class 24472 costs include ART Course Fee: $40
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24471 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
D CERAMICS STUDIO INTERIOR
Hybrid 08/25/2020 - 10/16/2020 Tu,Th 2:00PM - 5:00PM
  • F. Krevens
Open
3 of 9 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Format:
      Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Class 24471 costs include ART Course Fee: $40
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24688 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
D CERAMICS STUDIO INTERIOR
Hybrid 08/25/2020 - 10/16/2020 Tu,Th 6:00PM - 9:00PM
  • F. Krevens
Open
1 of 9 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Format:
      Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Class 24688 costs include ART Course Fee: $40

Painting I (ART167) 3 Credits

Exploration of technical and expressive possibilities of various painting media in easel painting. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in (ART111 and ART112), or permission of instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24717 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
M 142 - Art Studio
Hybrid 08/25/2020 - 11/01/2020 Tu,Th 10:30AM - 1:15PM
  • A. Howey
Open
4 of 9 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: HYBRID Format:
      Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Class 24717 costs include ART Course Fee: $25
    • Additional Class Notes: Prerequisites: waived by division - student must register in person or over the phone

Painting II (ART168) 3 Credits

Continued refinement of painting skills and investigation of new possibilities in painting. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ART167 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24718 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
M 142 - Art Studio
Hybrid 08/25/2020 - 11/01/2020 Tu,Th 10:30AM - 1:15PM
  • A. Howey
Open
4 of 9 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: HYBRID Format:
      Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Class 24718 costs include ART Course Fee: $25

Animation and Interactivity (ART200) 3 Credits

Animation and object-oriented programming concepts and techniques using industry standard authoring tools applied by the creative industry to animation productions, and interactive media. Introduction to animation and object- oriented programming concepts and techniques using industry standard authorizing tools. Includes tools used by the creative industry for animation productions and interactive media. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ART100 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39155 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/01/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
20 of 23 Seats Available

Color Photography I (ART234) 3 Credits

Basic principles of color theory, camera and input and output techniques using slide film or digital photography. Note: Film or digital camera is required. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ART131, or ART142, or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26117 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Sieve
Open
17 of 18 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26118 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • G. Sudduth
Open
13 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Classes are digital in focus, requiring a digital camera, not a film type camera.
      Online Format:

      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      Flex Start Class

Photography Location Shooting (ART236) 3 Credits

Practical application of camera techniques, use of lighting, and on-location shooting for post-production printing. Note: Film and/or Digital Single Lens Reflex (DSLR) camera is required. ART236 may be repeated for credit. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ART131, or ART142, or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40275 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Sieve
Open
17 of 18 Seats Available

The Portfolio (ART255AB) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25697 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 10/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Pecora
Open
19 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      Flex Start Class

Painting III (ART267) 3 Credits

Development of materials and techniques of painting. Individual problem-solving. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ART168 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39931 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
18 of 18 Seats Available

Painting IV (ART268) 3 Credits

Advanced problem in painting. Study with greater emphasis on personal expression. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ART267 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39932 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
18 of 18 Seats Available

Studio Art: Ceramics (ART290GC) 3 Credits

Studio course for art majors allowing continuation in a subject field. Note: ART290GC may be repeated for credit. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ART162 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25509 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
D CERAMICS STUDIO INTERIOR
Hybrid 08/24/2020 - 10/16/2020 M,W 9:00AM - 12:00PM
  • D. Bradley
Open
3 of 9 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Format:
      Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Class 25509 costs include ART Course Fee: $45
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25504 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
D CERAMICS STUDIO INTERIOR
Hybrid 08/24/2020 - 10/16/2020 M,W 2:00PM - 5:00PM
  • D. Bradley
Open
2 of 9 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Format:
      Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Class 25504 costs include ART Course Fee: $45
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40001 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
D CERAMICS STUDIO INTERIOR
Hybrid 08/24/2020 - 10/16/2020 M,W 6:00PM - 9:00PM
  • Staff
Open
6 of 9 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Format:
      Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Class 40001 costs include ART Course Fee: $40
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25505 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
D CERAMICS STUDIO INTERIOR
Hybrid 08/25/2020 - 10/16/2020 Tu,Th 9:00AM - 12:00PM
  • D. Bradley
Open
6 of 9 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Format:
      Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Class 25505 costs include ART Course Fee: $45
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25506 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
D CERAMICS STUDIO INTERIOR
Hybrid 08/25/2020 - 10/16/2020 Tu,Th 2:00PM - 5:00PM
  • F. Krevens
Open
3 of 9 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Format:
      Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Class 25506 costs include ART Course Fee: $45
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25507 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
D CERAMICS STUDIO INTERIOR
Hybrid 08/25/2020 - 10/16/2020 Tu,Th 6:00PM - 9:00PM
  • F. Krevens
Open
1 of 9 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Format:
      Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Class 25507 costs include ART Course Fee: $45

Studio Art: Digital Photography (ART290MC) 3 Credits

Studio course for art majors allowing continuation in a subject field. Note: ART290MC may be repeated for credit. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ART143 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25501 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Sieve
Open
17 of 18 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25503 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • G. Sudduth
Open
13 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:

      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      Flex Start Class

Women in Other Cultures (ASB211) 3 Credits

Cross-cultural analysis of the economic, social, political, and religious factors that affect women's status in traditional and modern societies. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G, HU, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25256 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/09/2020 - 12/11/2020 M,W 12:00PM - 1:30PM
  • S. Bjork
Open
7 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Honors Program Only
      Reserved for Honors Students only - contact the Honors Office at PVCC for more information 602.787.7888.
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754

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

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

General Education Designations: G, HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25449 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Bjork
Open
2 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25163 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Parks
Open
8 of 23 Seats Available

Buried Cities and Lost Tribes: Old World (ASB222) 3 Credits

Introduction to archaeology through discoveries and the researchers who made them. Emphasis on methods of archaeological fieldwork and what these discoveries reveal about humanity, including the nature of archaeological inquiry, the development of human social groups, the changing role of religion in evolving societies, the origins of agriculture, the origins of settled life ways, the rise of cities and complex societies, political strife across different cultures and the forces which tend to fragment societies. Examples drawn from Africa, Asia, Europe, the Pacific Islands, and Australia. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G, H, HU, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26055 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/14/2020 - 12/13/2020 Th 8:00AM - 9:15AM
  • D. Powell Jr
Open
1 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Location:
      PVCC at Black Mountain
      Address: 34250 N. 60th St., Scottsdale, AZ 85266
      Phone: 602.493.2600
      Website: www.pvc.maricopa.edu/blackmountain/
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754

American Sign Language I (ASL101) 4 Credits

Introduction of principles, methods, and techniques for communicating with deaf people who sign. Development of expressive and receptive sign skills, manual alphabet, numbers, and sign vocabulary. Overview of syntax, grammar, and culture related to American Sign Language (A.S.L.).
Prerequisites: None. ASL103 suggested as a corequisite but not required.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24371 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 5:00PM - 6:40PM
  • Staff
Open
15 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from in- person to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24364 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu,Th 10:30AM - 12:10PM
  • Staff
Open
19 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from in- person to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25561 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
15 of 23 Seats Available

American Sign Language II (ASL102) 4 Credits

Continued development of knowledge and language skills for communicating with deaf people who sign. Includes numbers, fingerspelling, and culture. Emphasis on enhancement of receptive sign skills and continued development of expressive sign skills. Application of rudimentary, syntactical, and grammatical structure stressed with continued development of sign vocabulary. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ASL101 or permission of Department or Division. Completion of prerequisites within the last three years is required.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26141 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
23 of 23 Seats Available

American Sign Language III (ASL201) 4 Credits

Linguistics of American Sign Language (A.S.L.) including non-manual behaviors and signing English idioms with conceptual accuracy. Emphasis on practical application of A.S.L. skills, expanded vocabulary, and cross-cultural communication. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ASL102 or permission of Department or Division. (ENG101 or ENG107) and (CRE101 or equivalent as indicated by assessment) suggested but not required. Completion of prerequisites within the last three years is required.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25739 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu,Th 5:00PM - 6:40PM
  • Staff
Open
18 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from in- person to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Bones, Stones, and Human Evolution (ASM104) 4 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB, SG

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26137 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Hall
Open
15 of 23 Seats Available

Introduction to Solar System Astronomy (AST111) 4 Credits

Introduction to astronomy for the non-science major. The scientific method, properties of light, astronomical instruments, our Solar System and solar systems around other stars. Includes hands-on astronomical observations and laboratory exercises. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MAT092 or higher, or satisfactory district placement.

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36834 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/24/2020 - 12/11/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Neujoy
Open
3 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for Honors Students only - contact the Honors Office at PVCC for more information 602.787.7888.
      Class Notes: Class costs include AST Fee: $30.
      .
      Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Students will also be responsible for taking lecture examinations in the Testing Center outside of regularly scheduled class times. The instructor will notify you of the examination dates on the first day of class
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 36834 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 36835 held Mon from 9:00AM to 11:00AM, Lab fees $30 (J. Neujoy)
      Class 39776 held Wed from 9:00AM to 11:00AM, Lab fees $30 (J. Neujoy)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36836 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/25/2020 - 12/11/2020 N/A N/A
  • W. Sherry
Open
3 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 36836 costs include AST Course Fee: $30
      Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Students will also be responsible for taking lecture examinations in the Testing Center outside of regularly scheduled class times. The instructor will notify you of the examination dates on the first day of class
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 36836 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 36837 held Tue from 2:00PM to 4:00PM, Lab fees $30 (W. Sherry)
      Class 39783 held Thu from 2:00PM to 4:00PM (W. Sherry) (CLOSED/FULL)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25047 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/24/2020 - 12/11/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
7 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Location: PVCC at Black Mountain
      Address: 34250 N. 60th St., Scottsdale, AZ 85266
      Phone: 602.493.2600
      Website: www.pvc.maricopa.edu/blackmountain/
      Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 25097 costs include AST Course Fee: $30
      Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Students will also be responsible for taking lecture examinations in the Testing Center outside of regularly scheduled class times. The instructor will notify you of the examination dates on the first day of class
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25047 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 26109 held Mon from 2:00PM to 4:00PM, Lab fees $30 (Staff)
      Class 39782 held Wed from 2:00PM to 4:00PM, Lab fees $30 (L. Prause) (CLOSED/FULL)

Special Topics in Astronomy (AST294AB) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26094 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
Hybrid 09/11/2020 - 09/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Neujoy
Open
15 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: AST294AB-38583 is reserved for Honors Students:
      Contact the Honors Office at PVC for more information: 602.787.7888

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

      Dates/Times:
      Meets: Mandatory Pre-Trip meeting - TBA - in K102
      Trip - All Dates TBA
      Honors Program Only
      Reserved for Honors Students only - contact the Honors Office at PVCC for more information 602.787.7888
    • Additional Class Notes: AST294AB can only be taken once for Honors credit.

Biology Concepts (BIO100) 4 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24981 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/24/2020 - 12/11/2020 M N/A
  • J. Corbet
Open
2 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 24981 costs include BIO Course Fee: $40
      Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Students will also be responsible for taking lecture examinations in the Testing Center outside of regularly scheduled class times. The instructor will notify you of the examination dates on the first day of class.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 24981 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 24982 held Mon from 12:30PM to 2:30PM (J. Corbet) (CLOSED/FULL)
      Class 24983 held Mon from 3:00PM to 5:00PM (J. Corbet)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25031 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/25/2020 - 12/11/2020 Tu,Th N/A
  • A. Putzke
Open
20 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 25031 costs include BIO Course Fee: $40
      Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Students will also be responsible for taking lecture examinations in the Testing Center outside of regularly scheduled class times. The instructor will notify you of the examination dates on the first day of class.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25031 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 25051 held Tue from 6:00PM to 8:00PM (A. Putzke)
      Class 39431 held Thu from 6:00PM to 8:00PM (A. Putzke)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25121 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/28/2020 - 12/11/2020 F N/A
  • Staff
Open
20 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 25121 costs include BIO Course Fee: $40
      Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Students will also be responsible for taking lecture examinations in the Testing Center outside of regularly scheduled class times. The instructor will notify you of the examination dates on the first day of class.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25121 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 25122 held Fri from 7:30AM to 9:30AM (Staff)
      Class 39428 held Fri from 10:00AM to 12:00PM (A. Putzke)

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
25895 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/27/2020 - 12/11/2020 Th N/A
  • J. Corbet
Open
16 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Class 25895 costs include BIO Course Fee: $40
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25895 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 25896 held Thu from 12:30PM to 3:00PM (J. Corbet)
      Class 39432 held Thu from 3:00PM to 5:30PM (J. Corbet)

Introductory Biology for Allied Health (BIO156) 4 Credits

An introductory biology course for allied health majors with an emphasis on humans. Topics include fundamental concepts of cell biology, histology, microbiology, and genetics. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in RDG100, or RDG100LL, or higher, or eligibility for CRE101. One year of high school or one-semester of college level chemistry is strongly recommended.

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25345 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/26/2020 - 12/11/2020 W N/A
  • D. Browning
Open
14 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.
      Class 25345 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      Additional Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25345 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 25346 held Wed from 12:30PM to 2:30PM (D. Browning)
      Class 39451 held Wed from 3:00PM to 5:00PM (D. Browning)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24984 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/24/2020 - 12/11/2020 W N/A
  • M. Wright
Open
15 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 24984 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      Additional Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Students will also be responsible for taking lecture examinations in the Testing Center outside of regularly scheduled class times. The instructor will notify you of the examination dates on the first day of class.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 24984 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 25049 held Mon from 7:30AM to 9:30AM (M. Wright)
      Class 25050 held Mon from 10:00AM to 12:00PM (M. Wright)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25032 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/28/2020 - 12/11/2020 F N/A
  • D. Browning
Open
19 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 25032 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      Additional Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Students will also be responsible for taking lecture examinations in the Testing Center outside of regularly scheduled class times. The instructor will notify you of the examination dates on the first day of class.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25032 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 39448 held Fri from 12:30PM to 2:30PM (D. Browning)
      Class 25033 held Fri from 3:00PM to 5:00PM (D. Browning)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25052 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/11/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Hammoud
Open
1 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 25052 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      Additional Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25052 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 25053 held Online (M. Hammoud)

Introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology (BIO160) 4 Credits

Principles of scientific method. Structural organization, homeostasis and control mechanisms of the body. Specific chemistry concepts. Structure and function of the major systems of the body. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SG

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25103 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 M N/A
  • T. Naughton
Open
8 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 25103 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Students will also be responsible for taking lecture examinations in the Testing Center outside of regularly scheduled class times. The instructor will notify you of the examination dates on the first day of class.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25103 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 25104 held Mon from 7:30AM to 9:30AM (T. Naughton)
      Class 25105 held Mon from 10:00AM to 12:00PM (T. Naughton)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25086 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/24/2020 - 12/11/2020 M,W N/A
  • P. Hocutt
Open
19 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 25086 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Students will also be responsible for taking lecture examinations in the Testing Center outside of regularly scheduled class times. The instructor will notify you of the examination dates on the first day of class
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25086 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 25092 held Mon from 6:00PM to 8:30PM (P. Hocutt)
      Class 39597 held Wed from 6:00PM to 8:00PM (P. Hocutt)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25034 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/25/2020 - 12/11/2020 Tu N/A
  • J. Hayashi
Open
11 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 25034 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Students will also be responsible for taking lecture examinations in the Testing Center outside of regularly scheduled class times. The instructor will notify you of the examination dates on the first day of class
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25034 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 39547 held Tue from 12:30PM to 2:30PM (J. Hayashi)
      Class 25058 held Tue from 3:00PM to 5:00PM (J. Hayashi)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24985 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/28/2020 - 12/11/2020 F N/A
  • M. Ahrens
Open
19 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 24985 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Students will also be responsible for taking lecture examinations in the Testing Center outside of regularly scheduled class times. The instructor will notify you of the examination dates on the first day of class
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 24985 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 25054 held Fri from 7:30AM to 9:30AM (M. Ahrens)
      Class 39548 held Fri from 10:00AM to 12:00PM (M. Ahrens)

General Biology (Majors) I (BIO181) 4 Credits

The study and principles of structure and function of organisms at the molecular and cellular levels. A detailed exploration of the chemistry of life, the cell, and genetics. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in RDG100, or RDG100LL, or higher, or eligibility for CRE101. One year of high school or one semester of college-level biology and chemistry is strongly recommended.

General Education Designations: SQ

SUN# BIO1181
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26191 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/24/2020 - 12/11/2020 M N/A
  • R. Erakat
Open
13 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 26191 costs include BIO Course Fee: $40
      Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Students will also be responsible for taking lecture examinations in the Testing Center outside of regularly scheduled class times. The instructor will notify you of the examination dates on the first day of class
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 26191 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 36814 held Mon from 7:30AM to 9:30AM (R. Erakat)
      Class 39561 held Mon from 10:00AM to 12:00PM (R. Erakat)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25059 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/24/2020 - 12/11/2020 M,W N/A
  • Staff
Open
16 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class Notes: Class 25059 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Students will also be responsible for taking lecture examinations in the Testing Center outside of regularly scheduled class times. The instructor will notify you of the examination dates on the first day of class
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25059 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 25102 held Mon from 7:30PM to 9:30PM (Staff)
      Class 25535 held Wed from 7:30PM to 9:30PM (Staff)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25056 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/25/2020 - 12/11/2020 Tu N/A
  • I. Kremer
Open
3 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class Notes: Class 25056 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Students will also be responsible for taking lecture examinations in the Testing Center outside of regularly scheduled class times. The instructor will notify you of the examination dates on the first day of class
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25056 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 25057 held Tue from 7:30AM to 9:30AM (I. Kremer)
      Class 25534 held Tue from 10:00AM to 12:00PM (I. Kremer) (CLOSED/FULL)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25677 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/25/2020 - 12/11/2020 Tu N/A
  • D. Browning
Open
7 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class Notes: Location: PVCC at Black Mountain
      Address: 34250 N. 60th St., Scottsdale, AZ 85266
      Phone: 602.493.2600
      Website: www.pvc.maricopa.edu/blackmountain/
      Class 18759 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Students will also be responsible for taking lecture examinations in the Testing Center outside of regularly scheduled class times. The instructor will notify you of the examination dates on the first day of class.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25677 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 39453 held Tue from 12:30PM to 2:30PM (D. Browning)
      Class 25678 held Tue from 3:00PM to 5:00PM (D. Browning)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25125 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/25/2020 - 12/11/2020 Tu,Th N/A
  • T. Dahl
Open
11 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class Notes: Class 25125 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Students will also be responsible for taking lecture examinations in the Testing Center outside of regularly scheduled class times. The instructor will notify you of the examination dates on the first day of class
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25125 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 25126 held Tue from 6:00PM to 8:00PM (T. Dahl)
      Class 39617 held Thu from 6:00PM to 8:00PM (T. Dahl)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24986 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/26/2020 - 12/11/2020 W N/A
  • I. Kremer
Open
16 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class Notes: Class 24986 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Students will also be responsible for taking lecture examinations in the Testing Center outside of regularly scheduled class times. The instructor will notify you of the examination dates on the first day of class
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 24986 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 24987 held Wed from 7:30AM to 9:30AM (I. Kremer)
      Class 25055 held Wed from 10:00AM to 12:00PM (I. Kremer)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25112 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/25/2020 - 12/11/2020 Th N/A
  • J. Hoyt
Open
3 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class Notes: Class 25112 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Students will also be responsible for taking lecture examinations in the Testing Center outside of regularly scheduled class times. The instructor will notify you of the examination dates on the first day of class
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25112 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 25113 held Thu from 12:30PM to 2:30PM (J. Hoyt) (CLOSED/FULL)
      Class 39618 held Thu from 3:00PM to 5:00PM (J. Hoyt)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39622 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/27/2020 - 12/11/2020 Th N/A
  • I. Kremer
Open
18 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 39622 costs include BIO Course Fee: $40
      Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Students will also be responsible for taking lecture examinations in the Testing Center outside of regularly scheduled class times. The instructor will notify you of the examination dates on the first day of class
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 39622 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 39623 held Thu from 7:30AM to 9:30AM (I. Kremer)
      Class 39624 held Thu from 10:00AM to 12:00PM (I. Kremer)

General Biology (Majors) II (BIO182) 4 Credits

The study and principles of structure and function of living things at cellular, organismic, and higher levels of organization. A detailed exploration of the mechanisms of evolution, biological diversity, biology of organisms, and ecology. Note: BIO182 may require field trips. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in BIO181 or BIO181XT.

General Education Designations: SG

SUN# BIO1182
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24988 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/26/2020 - 12/11/2020 W N/A
  • L. Santiago
Open
1 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 24988 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; Lecture is online and students will attend a regularly scheduled lab; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 24988 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 24989 held Wed from 10:00AM to 12:00PM (L. Santiago)
      Class 25061 held Wed from 12:30PM to 2:30PM (L. Santiago) (CLOSED/FULL)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39016 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/28/2020 - 12/11/2020 F N/A
  • L. Santiago
Open
6 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 39016 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; Lecture is online and students will attend a regularly scheduled lab; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 39016 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 40168 held Fri from 7:30AM to 9:30AM (R. Erakat)
      Class 39017 held Fri from 10:00AM to 12:00PM (L. Santiago) (CLOSED/FULL)

Human Anatomy and Physiology I (BIO201) 4 Credits

Study of structure and function of the human body. Topics include cells, tissues, integumentary system, skeletal system, muscular system, and nervous system. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in (BIO156, or BIO156XT, or BIO181, or BIO181XT, or one year of high school biology) and (RDG100, or RDG100LL, or higher, or eligibility for CRE101). CHM130 or higher or one year of high school chemistry suggested but not required.

General Education Designations: SG

SUN# BIO2201
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25083 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/24/2020 - 12/11/2020 M N/A
  • J. Hayashi
Open
9 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Location: PVCC at Black Mountain
      Address: 34250 N. 60th St., Scottsdale, AZ 85266
      Phone: 602.493.2600
      Website: www.pvc.maricopa.edu/blackmountain/
      Class 25083 costs include BIO Course Fee: $40
      Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Students will also be responsible for taking lecture examinations in the Testing Center outside of regularly scheduled class times. The instructor will notify you of the examination dates on the first day of class.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25083 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 25636 held Mon from 12:30PM to 2:30PM (J. Hayashi) (CLOSED/FULL)
      Class 25063 held Mon from 3:00PM to 5:00PM (J. Hayashi)
    • Additional Class Notes: Students that meet the prerequisites, but have not taken BIO156 or BIO181 or biology prerequisites are more than 5 years old, must take the self-assessment test in the PVCC Testing Center prior to registration to evaluate their preparation for this rigorous 200-level course.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25035 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/25/2020 - 12/11/2020 Tu,Th N/A
  • S. Kramer
Open
15 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 25035 costs include BIO Course Fee: $40
      Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Students will also be responsible for taking lecture examinations in the Testing Center outside of regularly scheduled class times. The instructor will notify you of the examination dates on the first day of class.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25035 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 25065 held Tue from 6:00PM to 8:00PM (S. Kramer)
      Class 25066 held Thu from 6:00PM to 8:00PM (S. Kramer)
    • Additional Class Notes: Students that meet the prerequisites, but have not taken BIO156 or BIO181 or biology prerequisites are more than 5 years old, must take the self-assessment test in the PVCC Testing Center prior to registration to evaluate their preparation for this rigorous 200-level course.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38048 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/28/2020 - 12/11/2020 F N/A
  • Staff
Open
6 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Students will also be responsible for taking lecture examinations in the Testing Center outside of regularly scheduled class times. The instructor will notify you of the examination dates on the first day of class.
      Class 38048 costs include BIO Course Fee: $40
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 38048 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 39455 held Fri from 7:30AM to 9:30AM (Staff)
      Class 38049 held Fri from 10:00AM to 12:00PM (Staff)
    • Additional Class Notes: Students that meet the prerequisites, but have not taken BIO156 or BIO181 or biology prerequisites are more than 5 years old, must take the self-assessment test in the PVCC Testing Center prior to registration to evaluate their preparation for this rigorous 200-level course.

Cooperative Education (BIO296WA) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25096 Fall 2020 Paradise ValleyN/A Independent Study 09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available

Cooperative Education (BIO296WB) 2 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25097 Fall 2020 Paradise ValleyN/A Independent Study 09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available

Cooperative Education (BIO296WC) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25098 Fall 2020 Paradise ValleyN/A Independent Study 09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available

Cooperative Education (BIO296WD) 4 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25453 Fall 2020 Paradise ValleyN/A Independent Study 09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available

Special Projects (BIO298AB) 2 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25623 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 09/04/2020 - 12/04/2020 F 2:30PM - 3:30PM
  • Staff
Open
3 of 3 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: You will meet once a week with your instructors in LS218 for one hour. These discussions will help you formulate a testable hypothesis on the topic of your choice, design an experiment with milestone goals and methods of data analysis, and provide advice on technical issues. You will have two hours per week of hands-on time in the laboratory to execute your experiment and analyze your data. At the end of the semester, you will present your findings in the form of a written paper or oral presentation.

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
24293 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 12:30PM - 2:10PM
  • D. Weddle
Open
3 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Additional Class Notes: Software: MS Office 2016 or later including 365, Windows Operating System.
      Do not purchase Textbook or Materials until after first class meeting.
      BPC110 fulfills the AGB161, Computer/Statistics (CS) requirement at ASU; at NAU, CIS120 and satisfies Science & Applied Science [SAS] requirement.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24295 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Rusu
Open
21 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Late start.
    • Additional Class Notes: Software: MS Office 2016 or later including 365, Windows Operating System.
      Do not purchase Textbook or Materials until after first class meeting.
      BPC110 fulfills the AGB161, Computer/Statistics (CS) requirement at ASU; at NAU, CIS120 and satisfies Science & Applied Science [SAS] requirement.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24271 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Rusu
Open
5 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
    • Additional Class Notes: Software: MS Office 2016 or later including 365, Windows Operating System.
      Do not purchase Textbook or Materials until after first class meeting.
      BPC110 fulfills the AGB161, Computer/Statistics (CS) requirement at ASU; at NAU, CIS120 and satisfies Science & Applied Science [SAS] requirement.

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
25314 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 11/22/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
9 of 23 Seats Available

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25144 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/26/2020 - 10/09/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Fenderson Gonzales
Open
9 of 20 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
25138 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 11/07/2020 - 11/20/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Fenderson Gonzales
Open
10 of 20 Seats Available

Marriage and Family Life (CFS157) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25730 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/31/2020 - 11/22/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Stigsson
Open
10 of 23 Seats Available

Child Development (CFS176) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25135 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/31/2020 - 11/20/2020 M 6:30PM - 8:10PM
  • A. Stigsson
Open
11 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25145 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/31/2020 - 11/22/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Fenderson Gonzales
Open
13 of 23 Seats Available

Human Development (CFS205) 3 Credits

Explores the growth and development process over the human life span. Research and theoretical approaches; physical, cognitive, social, and personality development from birth through adulthood and death. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25715 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/31/2020 - 11/22/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Ceklic
Open
7 of 23 Seats Available

Developing Child: Theory into Practice, Prenatal to Age Eight (CFS235) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25143 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/31/2020 - 11/22/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Ceklic
Open
12 of 23 Seats Available

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
25146 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/12/2020 - 09/25/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Stigsson
  • S. Winburn
Open
11 of 20 Seats Available

Fundamental Chemistry (CHM130) 3 Credits

A survey of the fundamentals of general chemistry. Emphasis on essential concepts and problem solving techniques. Basic principles of measurement, chemical bonding, structure and reactions, nomenclature, and the chemistry of acids and bases. Preparation for students taking more advanced courses in chemistry. Designed to meet needs of students in such diverse areas as agriculture, nursing, home economics, physical education and water technology. Note: General Education Designation: Natural Sciences (Quantitative) - [SQ] in combination with: CHM130LL Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in [(CHM090, or MAT090, or MAT091, or MAT092, or higher level mathematics course, or satisfactory math placement) and (RDG100, or RDG100LL, or higher, or eligibility for CRE101 as indicated by appropriate reading placement)], or permission of the Instructor, or Department or Division Chair.

General Education Designations: SQ

SUN# CHM1130
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39670 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/11/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Woodford
Open
10 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Students enrolled in Class #39670 must also enroll in lab:
      #25129 held online (Staff)
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      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: CHM130 is a General Studies Credit: Natural Science -Quantitative (SQ) when taken with CHM130LL.

Fundamental Chemistry with Lab (CHM130AA) 4 Credits

A survey of the fundamentals of general chemistry. Emphasis on essential concepts and problem solving techniques. Basic principles of measurement, chemical bonding, structure and reactions, nomenclature, and the chemistry of acids and bases. Preparation for students taking more advanced courses in chemistry. Designed to meet needs of students in such diverse areas as agriculture, nursing, home economics, physical education and water technology. Note: Student may receive credit for only one of the following: CHM130 and CHM130LL, or CHM130AA. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in [(CHM090, or MAT090, or MAT091, or MAT092, or higher level mathematics course, or satisfactory math placement) and (RDG100, or RDG100LL, or higher, or eligibility for CRE101 as indicated by appropriate reading placement)], or permission of the Instructor, or Department or Division Chair.

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39685 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
Aquila Hall 136 - Black Mtn
Hybrid 08/27/2020 - 12/11/2020 Th 8:00AM - 11:00AM
  • W. Mancini
Open
4 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Location: PVCC at Black Mountain
      Address: 34250 N. 60th St., Scottsdale, AZ 85266
      Phone: 602.493.2600
      Website: www.pvc.maricopa.edu/blackmountain/
      Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Class 39685 costs include CHM Course Fee: $35
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 39685 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 39686 held Thu from (TBA) to (TBA) (W. Mancini)
    • Additional Class Notes: CHM130 is a General Studies Credit: Natural Science -Quantitative (SQ) when taken with CHM130LL.
      CHM130AA is a combined lecture/lab course. CHM130AA is equivalent to taking CHM130 and CHM130LL
      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.

Fundamental Chemistry Laboratory (CHM130LL) 1 Credit

Laboratory experience in support of CHM130. Note: General Education Designation: Natural Sciences (Quantitative) - [SQ] in combination with: CHM130 Prerequisites or Corequisites: A grade of "C" or better in CHM130.

General Education Designations: SQ

SUN# CHM1130
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25129 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/11/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
20 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Class 25129 costs include CHM Course Fee: $35
    • Additional Class Notes: CHM130LL (lab) requires co-enrollment in CHM130 (lec). Safety goggles are required.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25038 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/11/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Puerner
Open
6 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Students will be required to purchase an at-home lab kit and perform lab activities at home. Lab kit requirements are discussed in the course syllabus available the first day of class. Students must also have access to a digital or cell phone camera.
      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: CHM130LL (lab) requires co-enrollment in CHM130 (lec). Safety goggles are required.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

General Chemistry I (CHM151AA) 4 Credits

Detailed study of principles of chemistry for science majors and students in pre-professional curricula. Note: Completion of all prerequisites within the last two years is recommended. Student may receive credit for only one of the following: CHM150 and CHM151LL, or CHM151 and CHM151LL, or CHM150AA, or CHM151AA. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in [(CHM130 and CHM130LL), or CHM130AA, or one year of high school chemistry taken within the last five years] and (a grade of C or better in MAT151 or higher level mathematics course, or satisfactory placement), or permission of the Instructor, or Department or Division Chair.

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39632 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/25/2020 - 12/11/2020 N/A N/A
  • L. Stearns
Open
22 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class.39632 costs include CHM Course Fee: $35.
      Safety goggles are required.
      CHM1151AA is a combined lecture/lab course. CHM151AA is equivalent to taking CHM151 and CHM151LL
      Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Students will also be responsible for taking lecture examinations in the Testing Center outside of regularly scheduled class times. The instructor will notify you of the examination dates on the first day of class
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 39632 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 39633 held Tue from 10:00AM to 12:00PM (L. Stearns)
      Class 39634 held Thu from 10:00AM to 12:00PM (L. Stearns)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39635 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/25/2020 - 12/11/2020 N/A N/A
  • L. Stearns
Open
19 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class.39635 costs include CHM Course Fee: $35.
      Safety goggles are required.
      CHM1151AA is a combined lecture/lab course. CHM151AA is equivalent to taking CHM151 and CHM151LL.
      Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Students will also be responsible for taking lecture examinations in the Testing Center outside of regularly scheduled class times. The instructor will notify you of the examination dates on the first day of class
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 39635 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 39636 held Tue from 12:30PM to 2:30PM (L. Stearns)
      Class 39637 held Thu from 12:30PM to 2:30PM (L. Stearns)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39638 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/25/2020 - 12/11/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Puerner
Open
4 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class.39638 costs include CHM Course Fee: $35.
      Safety goggles are required.
      CHM1151AA is a combined lecture/lab course. CHM151AA is equivalent to taking CHM151 and CHM151LL
      Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Students will also be responsible for taking lecture examinations in the Testing Center outside of regularly scheduled class times. The instructor will notify you of the examination dates on the first day of class
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 39638 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 39639 held Tue from 6:00PM to 8:00PM (S. Puerner)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39640 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/25/2020 - 12/11/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Massey
Open
20 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class.39640 costs include CHM Course Fee: $35.
      Safety goggles are required.
      CHM1151AA is a combined lecture/lab course. CHM151AA is equivalent to taking CHM151 and CHM151LL.
      Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Students will also be responsible for taking lecture examinations in the Testing Center outside of regularly scheduled class times. The instructor will notify you of the examination dates on the first day of class
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 39640 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 39641 held Tue from 10:00AM to 12:00PM (S. Massey)
      Class 39642 held Tue from 12:30PM to 2:30PM (S. Massey)

General Chemistry II (CHM152AA) 4 Credits

A study of the chemical properties of the major groups of elements, equilibrium theory, thermodynamics, electrochemistry, and other selected topics. Note: Completion of prerequisites within the last two years recommended. Student may receive credit for only one of the following: CHM152 and CHM152LL, or CHM152AA. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in [(CHM150 or CHM151) and CHM151LL], or CHM150AA, or CHM151AA, or permission of the Instructor, or Department or Division Chair.

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39645 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/24/2020 - 12/11/2020 N/A N/A
  • L. Stearns
Open
3 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Safety goggles are required.
      CHM152AA is a combined lecture/lab course. CHM152AA is equivalent to taking CHM152 and CHM152LL
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 39645 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 39646 held Mon from 12:30PM to 2:30PM (L. Stearns) (CLOSED/FULL)
      Class 39647 held Wed from 12:30PM to 2:30PM (L. Stearns)

General Organic Chemistry I (CHM235) 3 Credits

Rigorous introduction to chemistry of carbon-containing compounds. Reaction mechanisms and recent methods of synthesis emphasized. Note: Completion of prerequisites within the last two years recommended. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in (CHM152 and CHM152LL), or CHM152AA, or (CHM154 and CHM154LL), or permission of the Instructor, or Department or Division Chair.

SUN# CHM2235
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25016 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/11/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Bains
Open
1 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Co-requisite required: CHM235LL (lab).
      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: Co-requisite required: CHM235LL (lab).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25114 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/11/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Bains
Open
13 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Co-requisite required: CHM235LL (lab).
      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: Co-requisite required: CHM235LL (lab).

General Organic Chemistry I Laboratory (CHM235LL) 1 Credit

Laboratory experience in support of CHM235. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CHM235 or Corequisites: CHM235. Completion of prerequisites within the last two years recommended.

SUN# CHM2235
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25013 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
H 102 - Chemistry lab
Hybrid 08/27/2020 - 12/11/2020 Th 12:00PM - 3:20PM
  • S. Bains
Open
4 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 25013 costs include CHM Course Fee: $35
      Lab Notes: Students enrolling in CHM152 Lecture will also be enrolled in the following lab:
      Class 25013 held in H102 on Thur from 12:00PM to 3:20PM. (S. Bains)
      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: Co-requisite required: CHM235 (lec). Safety goggles required.

General Organic Chemistry IIA (CHM236) 3 Credits

Study of chemistry of carbon-containing compounds continued. Structural determination and additional reaction mechanisms and modern methods of synthesis emphasized. Note: Completion of prerequisites within the last two years recommended. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CHM235 and CHM235LL, or permission of the Instructor, or Department or Division Chair.

SUN# CHM2236
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25012 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/11/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Bains
Open
6 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Co-requisite required: CHM236LL (lab).
      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: Co-requisite required: CHM236LL (lab).

Cooperative Education (CHM296WA) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25106 Fall 2020 Paradise ValleyN/A Independent Study 09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available

Cooperative Education (CHM296WB) 2 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25107 Fall 2020 Paradise ValleyN/A Independent Study 09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available

Cooperative Education (CHM296WC) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25108 Fall 2020 Paradise ValleyN/A Independent Study 09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available

Special Projects (CHM298AA) 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
25130 Fall 2020 Paradise ValleyN/A Independent Study 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
2 of 2 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Chemistry research project for PVCC science students. Enrollment requires permission from the instructor. Interested students should contact Dr. Satinder Bains, 602-787-6586, in the PVCC Science Department.

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24246 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
17 of 23 Seats Available

Introduction to Social Media (CIS103) 3 Credits

Identify and explain social media and Web 2.0 technologies for personal, academic, professional, and business applications. Create and maintain accounts on various sites to socialize, write, and share multimedia, while understanding the related ethics, privacy and security issues. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39464 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • D. Preston-Ortiz
Open
17 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
    • Additional Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

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
24249 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 M 6:30PM - 9:50PM
  • T. MacDonald
Open
15 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Additional Class Notes: Software: MS Office 2019; Students using OSX (Mac) will require access to a Windows PC to complete the MS Access portion of the class.
      Do not purchase textbook or materials until after first class meeting.
      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.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24218 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 9:00AM - 10:40AM
  • D. Smith
Open
14 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Additional Class Notes: Software: MS Office 2019; Students using OSX (Mac) will require access to a Windows PC to complete the MS Access portion of the class.
      Do not purchase textbook or materials until after first class meeting.
      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.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24292 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu 8:30AM - 10:10AM
  • J. Loop Jr
Open
7 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Additional Class Notes: Software: MS Office 2019; Students using OSX (Mac) will require access to a Windows PC to complete the MS Access portion of the class.
      Do not purchase textbook or materials until after first class meeting.
      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.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24219 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu 1:00PM - 2:40PM
  • Staff
Open
17 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Additional Class Notes: Software: MS Office 2019; Students using OSX (Mac) will require access to a Windows PC to complete the MS Access portion of the class.
      Do not purchase textbook or materials until after first class meeting.
      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.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25469 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/25/2020 - 10/18/2020 Tu,Th 9:30AM - 11:10AM
  • J. Schuch
Open
19 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Additional Class Notes: Software: MS Office 2019; Students using OSX (Mac) will require access to a Windows PC to complete the MS Access portion of the class.
      Do not purchase textbook or materials until after first class meeting.
      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.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25468 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/08/2020 - 12/11/2020 Tu,Th 12:00PM - 2:00PM
  • D. Smith
Open
18 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Additional Class Notes: Software: MS Office 2019; Students using OSX (Mac) will require access to a Windows PC to complete the MS Access portion of the class.
      Do not purchase textbook or materials until after first class meeting.
      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.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24277 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu,Th 2:15PM - 3:45PM
  • D. Smith
Open
16 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Additional Class Notes: Software: MS Office 2019; Students using OSX (Mac) will require access to a Windows PC to complete the MS Access portion of the class.
      Do not purchase textbook or materials until after first class meeting.
      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.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25975 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/23/2020 - 12/13/2020 W 9:30AM - 11:30AM
  • D. Zurcher
Open
21 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      Flex Start Class
    • Additional Class Notes: Software: MS Office 2019; Students using OSX (Mac) will require access to a Windows PC to complete the MS Access portion of the class.
      Do not purchase textbook or materials until after first class meeting.
      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.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24267 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/26/2020 - 12/18/2020 W 11:30AM - 1:10PM
  • R. Miksovsky
Open
17 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Additional Class Notes: Software: MS Office 2019; Students using OSX (Mac) will require access to a Windows PC to complete the MS Access portion of the class.
      Do not purchase textbook or materials until after first class meeting.
      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.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24306 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/27/2020 - 12/13/2020 Th 2:00PM - 3:40PM
  • M. Carter
Open
18 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Additional Class Notes: Software: MS Office 2019; Students using OSX (Mac) will require access to a Windows PC to complete the MS Access portion of the class.
      Do not purchase textbook or materials until after first class meeting.
      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.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24250 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/27/2020 - 12/13/2020 Th 6:00PM - 9:20PM
  • G. Binder
Open
21 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Additional Class Notes: Software: MS Office 2019; Students using OSX (Mac) will require access to a Windows PC to complete the MS Access portion of the class.
      Do not purchase textbook or materials until after first class meeting.
      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.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24243 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Rusu
Open
13 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
    • Additional Class Notes: Software: MS Office 2019; Students using OSX (Mac) will require access to a Windows PC to complete the MS Access portion of the class.
      Do not purchase textbook or materials until after first class meeting.
      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.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24263 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/21/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Loop Jr
Open
9 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Late start.
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
    • Additional Class Notes: Software: MS Office 2019; Students using OSX (Mac) will require access to a Windows PC to complete the MS Access portion of the class.
      Do not purchase textbook or materials until after first class meeting.
      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.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24264 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Petty
Open
11 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
    • Additional Class Notes: Software: MS Office 2019; Students using OSX (Mac) will require access to a Windows PC to complete the MS Access portion of the class.
      Do not purchase textbook or materials until after first class meeting.
      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.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24281 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Loop Jr
Open
11 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
    • Additional Class Notes: Software: MS Office 2019; Students using OSX (Mac) will require access to a Windows PC to complete the MS Access portion of the class.
      Do not purchase textbook or materials until after first class meeting.
      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.

The Electronic Game Industry (CIS107) 3 Credits

Introduction to the electronic game industry, including history, market, distribution and publishing channels, business models, team roles, and career landscape. Technical topics covered include software engineering, artificial intelligence, game physics, computer graphics, and networking. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS105 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25801 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
17 of 23 Seats Available

Microsoft Word: Word Processing (CIS113DE) 3 Credits

Using word processing software to create, name and manage files, edit text, format, apply themes and styles, create and modify tables, apply desktop publishing features, and print a variety of types of documents. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24298 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
23 of 23 Seats Available

Excel Spreadsheet (CIS114DE) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25205 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/21/2020 - 12/13/2020 M 6:00PM - 9:20PM
  • G. Binder
Open
21 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Late start.
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24284 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/21/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Carter
Open
8 of 23 Seats Available

Microsoft Access: Database Management (CIS117DM) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24285 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Carter
Open
18 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24288 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Carter
Open
14 of 23 Seats Available

Desktop Presentation: PowerPoint (CIS118DB) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24286 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Hall
Open
21 of 23 Seats Available

Introduction to Adobe Illustrator (CIS120DB) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25388 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 M 4:00PM - 5:00PM
  • J. Storslee
Open
16 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Late start.
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
    • Additional Class Notes: Offered Fall Semester only.

Introduction to Adobe Animate (CIS120DC) 3 Credits

Focuses on entry-level skill expectations for digital animation using Adobe Animate. Covers basic animation techniques used in the creation, manipulation, and editing of animation graphics. Prepares students for the Adobe certifications related to Adobe Animate.
Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24253 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
16 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Introduction to Adobe Photoshop (CIS120DF) 3 Credits

Focuses on entry-level skills and knowledge for digital imaging using Adobe Photoshop. Prepares students for the Adobe Certifications related to Photoshop.
Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24279 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 M 4:00PM - 5:00PM
  • J. Storslee
Open
15 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24301 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Storslee
Open
15 of 23 Seats Available

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
24252 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • D. Zurcher
Open
15 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
    • Additional Class Notes: Windows 10 Operation System.

Linux Operating System (CIS126DL) 3 Credits

Introduction to the Linux Operating system. Develop knowledge and skills required to install, configure and troubleshoot a Linux-based workstation including basic network functions. Learn basic command line and Graphical User Interface (GUI) desktop environment utilities and applications. Fundamental abilities to achieve the entry-level industry certification covered. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24248 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/25/2020 - 10/18/2020 Tu,Th 6:30PM - 8:45PM
  • R. Martinusen
Open
16 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.

Internet/Web Development Level I (CIS133DA) 3 Credits

Overview of the Internet/World Wide Web (WWW) and its resources. Hands-on experience with various Internet/WWW resource discovery, information retrieval, and social media tools. Design and Development of multi-page websites using current Hyper Text Markup Language (HTML) and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) standards. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25207 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/26/2020 - 12/18/2020 W 5:00PM - 6:00PM
  • J. Storslee
Open
20 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25974 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Storslee
Open
10 of 23 Seats Available

Object-Oriented Programming Fundamentals (CIS150AB) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24269 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/09/2020 - 12/13/2020 M,W 12:00PM - 1:50PM
  • D. Smith
Open
18 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.

Computer Game Development -Level I (CIS151) 3 Credits

Introduction to object-oriented game development, game design, and game theory. Use of computer software to demonstrate and teach concepts using an appropriate game development platform to model real-time simulations and create computer games using object oriented tools. Introduction to developing PC games, educational software, and training software using windows based object oriented developments tools. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS105 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25601 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 M 3:00PM - 4:40PM
  • J. Loop Jr
Open
11 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.

C#: Level I (CIS162AD) 3 Credits

Introduction to C# programming including general concepts, program design, development, data types, operators, expressions, flow control, functions, classes, input and output operations, debugging, structured programming, and object-oriented programming. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS105 or permission of Instructor.

General Education Designations: CS

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25208 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/10/2020 - 12/13/2020 Th 1:00PM - 1:50PM
  • C. Caglio
Open
19 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.

Introduction to Networking (CIS190) 3 Credits

Overview of networks. Emphasis on the elements of a network, current issues and products, and use of a network. Includes terminology, hardware and software components, connectivity, resource monitoring and sharing, electronic mail and messaging, and security issues. Helps prepare students for the CompTIA Network+ examination.
Prerequisites: None. Corequisites: CIS105 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24222 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/26/2020 - 12/18/2020 W 6:00PM - 7:40PM
  • W. Kibbe
Open
16 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Additional Class Notes: Prerequisites are waived by Business/IT Division.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24302 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Petty
Open
15 of 23 Seats Available

Project Management Microsoft Project for Windows (CIS224) 3 Credits

Introduction to project management concepts while working with MS Project to solve complex project management networks, including creating Gantt and PERT charts, tracking project progress, planning for restrictions, and integrating MS Project with other software packages such as Excel, Word, Powerpoint, and cc Mail. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24280 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Carter
Open
11 of 23 Seats Available

Linux System Administration (CIS238DL) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25973 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 10/20/2020 - 12/13/2020 Tu,Th 6:30PM - 8:45PM
  • R. Martinusen
Open
17 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This course is offered only once a year, and only in the Fall semester.
      Flex Start Class
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.

Computer Game Development - Level II (CIS251) 3 Credits

Advanced object-oriented game development, advanced game design, and advanced game theory. Use of game development software tools to demonstrate advanced concepts for modeling real-time simulations and creating computer games using object oriented development tools. In depth coverage of game programming (scripting) techniques, and decision logic using object oriented techniques. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS151, or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38566 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu 3:00PM - 4:40PM
  • J. Loop Jr
Open
15 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.

C# Level II (CIS262AD) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26103 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Caglio
Open
20 of 23 Seats Available

Java Programming: Level II (CIS263AA) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26102 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • F. Caglio
Open
21 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Flex Start Class
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
    • Additional Class Notes: This course is offered only once a year, only in the Fall semester, and only in the online format.

Essentials of Network and Information Security (CIS270) 3 Credits

Threats to security of information systems; responsibilities and basic tools for information security, including communication security, infrastructure security, organizational security and basic cryptography. Introduction to the language of network security and hardware, software and firmware components of an information security system for local, metropolitan, enterprise, and wide area networks. Helps prepare participants for the Comptia Security+ exam and the GIAC Security Essentials Certificate (GSEC). Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in BPC270 or CIS190 or CNT140AB or MST150++ or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39365 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/08/2020 - 12/13/2020 Tu 10:00AM - 11:55AM
  • S. Petty
Open
17 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.

SQL Server Database (CIS276DB) 3 Credits

A broad overview of the Microsoft Structured Query Language (SQL) Server database. Includes SQL instruction for data definition, data manipulation, and data retrieval. Develops knowledge and skills required to install SQL Server, model and create new databases, manage users, authentication, and stored procedures, and develop backup/restore strategies. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS105, or CIS117DM, or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26074 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/27/2020 - 12/13/2020 Th 6:00PM - 9:30PM
  • D. Smith
Open
14 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This course is offered only once a year, and only in the Fall semester.
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.

Cooperative Education (CIS296WC) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25748 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
Independent Study 09/08/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Loop Jr
Open
10 of 10 Seats Available

Special Projects (CIS298AB) 2 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25333 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
Independent Study 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available

Special Projects (CIS298AC) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25457 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
Independent Study 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
4 of 5 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
24399 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/09/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 6:30PM - 7:55PM
  • Staff
Open
18 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from in- person to fully Online for Fall 2020. This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24393 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
22 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24349 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Pierceall
Open
5 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from in- person to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24379 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/31/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
17 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24397 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Pierceall
Open
16 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24398 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • V. Anderson
Open
14 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25172 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • V. Anderson
Open
4 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from in- person to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25342 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Pierceall
Open
19 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25836 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
18 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from in- person to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.

Interpersonal Communication (COM110) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# COM1110
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25870 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • W. Thielen
Open
23 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25459 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • W. Thielen
Open
17 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24388 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/31/2020 - 10/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • W. Thielen
Open
10 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from in- person to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24389 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/26/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • W. Thielen
Open
14 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from in- person to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.

Public Speaking (COM225) 3 Credits

Designed to enhance the student's ability to present public speeches confidently and competently. Also designed to improve information literacy and critical thinking skills. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ENG101, or ENG107, or equivalent.

General Education Designations: L

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24377 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 11/25/2020 M,W 10:30AM - 11:55AM
  • F. Ramirez
Open
7 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from in- person to fully Online for Fall 2020. This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24347 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 11/25/2020 M,W 1:30PM - 2:55PM
  • F. Ramirez
Open
12 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from in- person to fully Online for Fall 2020. This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25740 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu,Th 3:30PM - 4:45PM
  • Staff
Open
17 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from in- person to fully Online for Fall 2020. This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24401 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/08/2020 - 12/13/2020 Tu,Th 6:30PM - 7:55PM
  • Staff
Open
23 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from in- person to fully Online for Fall 2020. This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24394 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • V. Anderson
Open
12 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from in- person to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24344 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
16 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from in- person to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24346 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
20 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from in- person to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24384 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
22 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Location: PVCC at Black Mountain
      Address: 34250 N. 60th St., Scottsdale, AZ 85266
      Phone: 602.493.2600
      Website: www.pvc.maricopa.edu/blackmountain/
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from in- person to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26048 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Pierceall
Open
11 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38092 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • V. Anderson
Open
7 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38093 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • V. Anderson
Open
20 of 23 Seats Available

Small Group Communication (COM230) 3 Credits

Principles and processes of small groups and development of skills for participation and leadership in small group settings. Practice in problem solving, decision making, and information sharing. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# COM2271
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24348 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • V. Anderson
Open
11 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from in- person to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.

Elements of Intercultural Communication (COM263) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: C, G, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24350 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Pierceall
Open
16 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from in- person to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25176 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Pierceall
Open
19 of 23 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
38044 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/01/2020 - 12/01/2020 Tu 6:00PM - 7:55PM
  • M. Auten
Open
23 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Designed to assist students make informed career decisions. Focuses on current occupational trends and outlook. Explores career-related interests, values, needs, preferences, skills, and strengths with the use of various assessments. Aids in the development of individualized educational/career goals and action plan. Prerequisites: None. Note: CPD102AB may be repeated for a total of six (6) credit hours.
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      There is a $10 course fee for this section
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26169 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 10/06/2020 - 11/19/2020 Tu,Th 12:00PM - 1:55PM
  • M. Auten
Open
22 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Designed to assist students make informed career decisions. Focuses on current occupational trends and outlook. Explores career-related interests, values, needs, preferences, skills, and strengths with the use of various assessments. Aids in the development of individualized educational/career goals and action plan. Prerequisites: None. Note: CPD102AB may be repeated for a total of six (6) credit hours.
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      There is a $10 course fee for this section
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38043 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/05/2020 - 10/31/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Macias-Murrieta
Open
18 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Designed to assist students make informed career decisions. Focuses on current occupational trends and outlook. Explores career-related interests, values, needs, preferences, skills, and strengths with the use of various assessments. Aids in the development of individualized educational/career goals and action plan. Prerequisites: None. Note: CPD102AB may be repeated for a total of six (6) credit hours.
      There is a $10 course fee for this section
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.

Stress Management (CPD102AH) 2 Credits

Reviews the sources of stress, the physiological effects and the psychological impact of stress on the individual. Provides strategies to manage and reduce stress. Helps students develop and understand behaviors to create a healthy balance in their lives by studying the biological, psychological, physiological, and social aspects of stress and wellness.
Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24335 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/26/2020 - 12/18/2020 W 6:00PM - 8:30PM
  • N. Sana
Open
18 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Learn how to; Practice mindfulness in daily life.
      Motivate yourself with kindness rather than criticism
      Handle difficult emotions and conflict with greater ease and transform challenging relationships.
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Women In Transition (CPD103BA) 2 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26142 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/22/2020 - 12/08/2020 Tu 6:00PM - 8:00PM
  • N. Sana
Open
13 of 16 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Career and Personal Development (CPD104) 3 Credits

An overview of the holistic process of career/life planning through self-awareness and understanding of the world of work. Exploration and application of behavioral, social, and cultural factors leading to college, career, and personal success with emphasis on assessment, applied behavior management, motivation, self-care, and career development. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38042 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 11/20/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Mendoza
Open
15 of 16 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: LC: Strategic Path to Career
      Learning Community - "A Strategic Path to Your Career" - students must enroll in RDG 100-25341 and CPD 104-38042.

      Take the lead as you explore who you are and how you can apply your interests, skills, talents, values and personality into your college major and then the world of work. This learning community will give you an overview of career/life planning through self-awareness while applying reading strategies to your career assignments.
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      The week of November 16th through the 20th is considers "Final Exam" week.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.

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
25336 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/14/2020 - 12/18/2020 M 6:30PM - 9:20PM
  • J. Strickling
Open
22 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      The $10 Counseling Class Fee is in addition to regular tuition.
      This class may require the use of Canvas and other software programs.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24313 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 9:00AM - 10:15AM
  • D. Chapman
Open
23 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: The $10 Counseling Class Fee is in addition to regular tuition.
      This class may require the use of Canvas and other software programs.
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24319 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 9:00AM - 10:15AM
  • R. Hoopingarner
Open
21 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: The $10 Counseling Class Fee is in addition to regular tuition.
      This class may require the use of Canvas and other software programs.
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24322 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 10:30AM - 11:45AM
  • D. Chapman
Open
18 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      The $10 Counseling Class Fee is in addition to regular tuition.
      This class may require the use of Canvas and other software programs.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24326 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 12:00PM - 1:15PM
  • R. Hoopingarner
Open
16 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      The $10 Counseling Class Fee is in addition to regular tuition.
      This class may require the use of Canvas and other software programs.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38040 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/22/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu,Th 9:00AM - 10:15AM
  • J. Rubin
Open
5 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Honors Program Only
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      The $10 Counseling Class Fee is in addition to regular tuition.
      This class may require the use of Canvas and other software programs.
      Reserved for Honors Students only - contact the Honors Office at PVCC for more information 602.787.7888.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25189 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu,Th 9:30AM - 10:55AM
  • A. Bach-Starling
Open
21 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Location: PVCC at Black Mountain
      Address: 34250 N. 60th St., Scottsdale, AZ 85266
      Phone: 602.493.2600
      Website: www.pvc.maricopa.edu/blackmountain/
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      The $10 Counseling Class Fee is in addition to regular tuition.
      This class may require the use of Canvas and other software programs.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24310 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu,Th 12:00PM - 1:15PM
  • A. Castro
Open
18 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      The $10 Counseling Class Fee is in addition to regular tuition.
      This class may require the use of Canvas and other software programs.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24311 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Benevento
Open
15 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      The $10 Counseling Class Fee is in addition to regular tuition.
      This class may require the use of Canvas and other software programs.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24312 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Benevento
Open
11 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      The $10 Counseling Class Fee is in addition to regular tuition.
      This class may require the use of Canvas and other software programs.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24320 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • B. Thul
Open
22 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      The $10 Counseling Class Fee is in addition to regular tuition.
      This class may require the use of Canvas and other software programs.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24328 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/31/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Macias-Murrieta
Open
23 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: LC: College Success Through Academic Resiliency, Career Planning and Composition
      The $10 Counseling Class Fee is in addition to regular tuition.
      This class may require the use of Canvas and other software programs.
      Learning Community: College Success Through Academic Resiliency, Career Planning and Composition. Students must co-enroll in CPD 150-24328-TR-10:30-11:45 AM and ENG 101-24404-12:00-1:15 PM.

      This Learning Community is a dynamic pairing of CPD 150/ENG 101 courses designed to empower learners to become consciously aware of their own strengths and challenges as they face decision points in their life as a student and beyond. This learning is reinforced as students are learning about the process of writing and rhetoric through a series of writing projects aimed at developing their writing, critical thinking skills, and reflection. The cohort of students will also participate in a service learning project centered around civic engagement and their role within the community.
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24325 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • N. Chilelli
Open
16 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24318 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • B. Thul
Open
14 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      The $10 Counseling Class Fee is in addition to regular tuition.
      This class may require the use of Canvas and other software programs.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25330 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/31/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • N. Chilelli
Open
21 of 23 Seats Available

Introduction to Multiculturalism (CPD160) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: C, L

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25910 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/22/2020 - 12/12/2020 Sat 9:00AM - 11:40AM
  • R. Hoopingarner
Open
23 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: CPD160-19079 reserved for ACE students. Enrollment requires permission from the Counseling Division, Audrey Fresques or Kevin Smith in the Student Development Office
      Saturday, Sept. 5th: no class meeting - Labor Day weekend - campus closed
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24331 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/22/2020 - 12/12/2020 Sat 9:00AM - 11:40AM
  • A. Castro
Open
12 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: CPD160-17239 reserved for ACE students. Enrollment requires permission from the Counseling Division, Audrey Fresques or Kevin Smith in the Student Development Office
      Saturday, Sept. 5th: no class meeting - Labor Day weekend - campus closed
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25394 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/03/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Mendoza
Open
15 of 23 Seats Available

Peer Mentor Training (CPD250) 3 Credits

Development and application of beginning skills and knowledge required to establish and maintain effective peer helping relationships in a college setting. Focus on the role, function, and responsibilities of the peer mentor; verbal and nonverbal communication skills; problem solving; and strategies and resources for first-year student success. Includes on-campus service-learning component. Prerequisites: Completion of 24 credit hours (100-level or above) with a B grade point average or better, and permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24321 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/26/2020 - 12/18/2020 W 2:00PM - 4:20PM
  • D. Chapman
Open
1 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Application process and signature of instructor Diane Chapman required. Orientation meeting in August, attendance is required, Dates TBD
      Class 24321 costs include CPD Course Fee: $10

Special Projects (CPD298AA) 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
40254 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/28/2020 - 12/11/2020 F 11:00AM - 11:50AM
  • D. Chapman
Open
19 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Permission from instructor, Diane Chapman, is required to be enrolled in this class.
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

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 (RDG095, or RDG100, or RDG100LL, or RDG111, or RDG112, or RDG113, or an appropriate district placement, or permission of Instructor).

General Education Designations: L

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36812 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu 6:30PM - 9:10PM
  • S. Jeffer
Open
10 of 16 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Live Online:
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.

      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36809 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu,Th 9:00AM - 10:15AM
  • M. Daniel
Open
4 of 16 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Live Online:
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.

      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36807 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 10/20/2020 - 12/10/2020 Tu,Th 2:00PM - 4:40PM
  • D. Ruiz
Open
5 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      Live Online:
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.

      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36808 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Beeler
Open
1 of 12 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36804 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Valko
Open
5 of 16 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36811 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Diefert
Open
2 of 16 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36815 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Diefert
Open
5 of 16 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36816 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Diefert
Open
11 of 16 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      This course utilizes Packback for interactive, online discussions. Packback is an artificial intelligence program that provides students feedback to improve their submissions and allow revisions/improvements before being graded.

Introduction to Creative Writing (CRW150) 3 Credits

Introduction to the basic aesthetics and techniques in contemporary creative writing within a variety of genres. Introduction to the analytical concepts and terminology necessary to understand, interpret, and enact contemporary creative writing. Facilitation of writing practices and evaluation. Introduction to literature's role in society. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26043 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 M 6:00PM - 8:40PM
  • M. Botos
Open
11 of 16 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Live Online:
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.

      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26041 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Stone
Open
8 of 16 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
25174 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • L. Roma-Deeley
Open
9 of 16 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Flex Start Class

Introduction to Screenwriting (CRW190) 3 Credits

Overview of screenwriting elements; introduction to screenwriting techniques. Prerequisites: None. CRW150 recommended but not required.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25800 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • D. Pegram
Open
7 of 16 Seats Available

Readings for Writers (CRW200) 1 Credit

Close analysis and interpretation of selected literary texts designed to strengthen the students' own writing by extending their familiarity with the genre in which they write and their knowledge of selected literary elements. One-on-one meetings between student and instructor. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CRW150 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25799 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Botos
Open
4 of 5 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24455 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Stone
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available

Portfolio (CRW201) 1 Credit

Close analysis of the creative writing portfolio culminating in selection, revision, editing, and compiling of the student's own literary work in a portfolio. Students meet individually with instructor to choose, prepare, and compile their work. Note: CRW201 may be repeated for a total of two (2) credit hours. Prerequisites: Acceptance to Creative Writing(CRW) program, completion of nine (9) credit hours of CRW course work, or permission of Program Coordinator.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24456 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Stone
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36790 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Botos
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available

Writing the Novel (CRW273) 3 Credits

Provides the beginning novelist with structure, support, and guidance vital to sustained writing; focus on establishing goals and using critique sessions with instructor and peers to draft a novel; open- and topic-focused in-class forums, novel writing, peer and instructor critiques. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CRW272 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36791 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Stone
Open
16 of 16 Seats Available

Special Projects (CRW298AC) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25666 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Stone
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for advanced Creative Writing Students permission for enrollment granted by Ryan Stone.
      Online Format:
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.

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

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

General Education Designations: CS

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26199 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/26/2020 - 12/18/2020 W 10:15AM - 11:30AM
  • R. Lauffer
Open
9 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Do not purchase text until first class meeting.
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26140 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/10/2020 - 12/13/2020 Th 12:00PM - 12:50PM
  • F. Caglio
Open
9 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38057 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/21/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Lauffer
Open
14 of 23 Seats Available

Digital Design Fundamentals (CSC120) 4 Credits

Number systems, conversion methods, binary and complement arithmetic, Boolean switching algebra and circuit minimization techniques. Analysis and design of combinational logic, flip-flops, simple counters, registers, ROMs, PLDs, synchronous and asynchronous sequential circuits, and state reduction techniques. Building physical circuits. Prerequisites: None. Corequisites: CSC100 or CSC110 or permission of Instructor or Division or Department Chair.

General Education Designations: CS

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38189 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/23/2020 - 12/13/2020 W 8:15AM - 9:30AM
  • R. Lauffer
Open
14 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This course requires access to Windows Operating System to complete the labs.
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Additional Class Notes: This course is offered only once a year, and only in the Fall semester.

Object Oriented Programming and Data Structures (CSC205AB) 4 Credits

Covers Object-Oriented design and programming; elementary data structures; arrays; lists; stacks; queues; binary trees; recursion; searching and sorting algorithms. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CSC110 or permission of Instructor.

General Education Designations: CS

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26071 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/08/2020 - 12/13/2020 Tu 10:15AM - 11:30AM
  • R. Lauffer
Open
14 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.

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: HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24665 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Valle
Open
16 of 23 Seats Available

Hip Hop: Arts, Aesthetic and Culture (DAH255) 3 Credits

Selective survey and historico-cultural analysis of hip hop arts, aesthetics and culture organized around the founding elements of DJing, MCing, B-boy and B-girling, graffiti arts and knowledge. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ENG101 or ENG107.

General Education Designations: C, HU, L

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26024 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Valle
Open
10 of 15 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25698 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/21/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Valle
Open
14 of 23 Seats Available

Social Dance: Ballroom (DAN101AA) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25477 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
F 109 - PE/Dance Activities
Hybrid 08/31/2020 - 11/16/2020 M 6:50PM - 8:40PM
  • M. Vasileva
Open
14 of 14 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: 12 week class. Ballroom Dance I. Additional Course Fee: $7.This is a Hybrid class; it will incorporate in-person, live-online and online formats. If COVID19 dictates that in-person courses cannot be held, the class will move to a Live Online and Online formats using the scheduled days and times. Live online sessions will be mandatory.

      *This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access, a webcam, speakers and microphone.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25478 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
F 109 - PE/Dance Activities
Hybrid 08/31/2020 - 11/16/2020 M 6:50PM - 8:40PM
  • M. Vasileva
Open
14 of 14 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: 12 week class. Ballroom Dance II. Additional Course Fee: $7.This is a Hybrid class; it will incorporate in-person, live-online and online formats. If COVID19 dictates that in-person courses cannot be held, the class will move to a Live Online and Online formats using the scheduled days and times. Live online sessions will be mandatory.

      *This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access, a webcam, speakers and microphone.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Social Dance: Swing (DAN101AB) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26060 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
Hybrid 09/01/2020 - 11/17/2020 Tu 6:45PM - 8:35PM
  • M. Vasileva
Open
14 of 14 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: 12 week class. This is a Hybrid class; it will incorporate in-person, live-online and online formats. If COVID19 dictates that in-person courses cannot be held, the class will move to a Live Online and Online formats using the scheduled days and times. Live online sessions will be mandatory.

      *This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access, a webcam, speakers and microphone.
      Theory and practice of Swing Dance. Development of movement quality and performance skills individually, with a partner or in a group setting. May include East Coast Swing, Lindy Hop, West Coast Swing, or Foxtrot. Additional course fee: $7.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Social Dance: Latin (DAN101AC) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25481 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
Hybrid 09/03/2020 - 11/19/2020 Th 6:45PM - 8:35PM
  • B. Bogedain
Open
14 of 14 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Latin Dance I - Theory and practice of Latin dance. Development of movement quality and performance skills individually, with a partner or in a group setting. May include Salsa, Mambo, Cha Cha Cha, Merengue, Rumba, Bachata, International Latin Ballroom, or Latin Ballroom Performance. Additional Course Fee: $7
      12 week class. This is a Hybrid class; it will incorporate in-person, live-online and online formats. If COVID19 dictates that in-person courses cannot be held, the class will move to a Live Online and Online formats using the scheduled days and times. Live online sessions will be mandatory.

      *This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access, a webcam, speakers and microphone.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25482 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
Hybrid 09/03/2020 - 11/19/2020 Th 6:45PM - 8:35PM
  • B. Bogedain
Open
14 of 14 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Latin Dance II - Continued theory and practice of Latin dance. Development of movement quality and performance skills individually, with a partner or in a group setting. May include Salsa, Mambo, Cha Cha Cha, Merengue, Rumba, Bachata, International Latin Ballroom, or Latin Ballroom Performance. Additional Course Fee: $712 week class. This is a Hybrid class; it will incorporate in-person, live-online and online formats. If COVID19 dictates that in-person courses cannot be held, the class will move to a Live Online and Online formats using the scheduled days and times. Live online sessions will be mandatory.

      *This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access, a webcam, speakers and microphone.
      Class 25482 costs include DAN Course Fee: $7
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Social Dance: Tango (DAN101AE) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25594 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
F 109 - PE/Dance Activities
Hybrid 09/04/2020 - 11/20/2020 F 6:45PM - 8:35PM
  • B. Bogedain
Open
14 of 14 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: 12 Week Class. Additional Course Fee: $7.
      This is a Hybrid class; it will incorporate in-person, live-online and online formats. If COVID19 dictates that in-person courses cannot be held, the class will move to a Live Online and Online formats using the scheduled days and times. Live online sessions will be mandatory.

      *This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access, a webcam, speakers and microphone.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Ballet I (DAN131) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24737 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
Hybrid 09/01/2020 - 11/19/2020 Tu,Th 11:30AM - 12:50PM
  • E. Reed
Open
10 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Additional Course Fee: $7. This is a Hybrid class; it will incorporate in-person, live-online and online formats. If COVID19 dictates that in-person courses cannot be held, the class will move to a Live Online and Online formats using the scheduled days and times. Live online sessions will be mandatory.

      *This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access, a webcam, speakers and microphone.
    • Additional Class Notes: Additional Dance classes can be found under PED (Physical Education) and DAH (Dance Humanities).
      Flex Start Class

Modern Dance I (DAN132) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24747 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
Hybrid 08/31/2020 - 11/18/2020 M,W 11:30AM - 12:50PM
  • S. Valle
Open
7 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This is a Hybrid class; it will incorporate in-person, live-online and online formats. If COVID19 dictates that in-person courses cannot be held, the class will move to a Live Online and Online formats using the scheduled days and times. Live online sessions will be mandatory.


      *This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access, a webcam, speakers and microphone.
      Class 24747 costs include DAN Course Fee: $7
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Jazz Dance I (DAN133) 1 Credit

Introduction to the theory and practice of jazz dance at the beginning level. Development of movement quality and performance skills. Prerequisites: None. Note: DAN133 may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24734 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
Hybrid 08/31/2020 - 11/18/2020 M,W 1:20PM - 2:40PM
  • T. Kannarr
Open
8 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: 12 week class. This is a Hybrid class; it will incorporate in-person, live-online and online formats. If COVID19 dictates that in-person courses cannot be held, the class will move to a Live Online and Online formats using the scheduled days and times. Live online sessions will be mandatory.


      *This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access, a webcam, speakers and microphone.
      Class 24734 costs include DAN Course Fee: $7
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Ballet II (DAN134) 1 Credit

Theory and practice of ballet at the advanced beginning level. Development of movement quality and performance skills. Note: DAN134 may be repeated for credit. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in DAN131 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24738 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
Hybrid 09/01/2020 - 11/19/2020 Tu,Th 1:20PM - 2:40PM
  • T. Martin
Open
10 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This is a Hybrid class; it will incorporate in-person, live-online and online formats. If COVID19 dictates that in-person courses cannot be held, the class will move to a Live Online and Online formats using the scheduled days and times. Live online sessions will be mandatory.


      *This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access, a webcam, speakers and microphone.
      Class 24738 costs include DAN Course Fee: $7
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Modern Dance II (DAN135) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24735 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
Hybrid 08/31/2020 - 11/18/2020 M,W 11:30AM - 12:50PM
  • S. Valle
Open
7 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This is a Hybrid class; it will incorporate in-person, live-online and online formats. If COVID19 dictates that in-person courses cannot be held, the class will move to a Live Online and Online formats using the scheduled days and times. Live online sessions will be mandatory.


      *This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access, a webcam, speakers and microphone.
      Class 24735 costs include DAN Course Fee: $7
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Jazz Dance II (DAN136) 1 Credit

Theory and practice of jazz dance at the advanced beginning level. Development of movement quality and performance skills. Note: DAN136 may be repeated for credit. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in DAN133 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24730 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
Hybrid 08/31/2020 - 11/18/2020 M,W 1:20PM - 2:40PM
  • T. Kannarr
Open
8 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 24730 costs include DAN Course Fee: $7
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Dance Performance I (DAN150) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25269 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
Hybrid 09/02/2020 - 11/23/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Valle
Open
11 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: An introduction to the process and practice of dance performance. 10 week class. Additional Course Fee: $7.

      Students must attend the audition in order to enroll in this course. Please contact Sonia Valle at Sonia.valle@paradisevalley.edu to receive your audition time slot.

      All students MUST enroll in one Ballet or Jazz class and one Modern class (the reason being is that performance classes focus on Modern Dance Choreography). DAN150 and DAN155 require extra performance time and rehearsals. Auditions will be held on Wednesday, 8/26, 3:10pm-4: 30pm, in F133.


      Students will be chosen for one or more of the following rehearsals in the audition process:
      Rehearsals starting 9/14-11/23:
      Mondays, 3:10P-4:30P
      Tuesdays, 3:10P-4:30P
      Wednesdays, 3:10P-4:30P
      Thursdays, 3:10P-4:30P
      Fridays, 12:30P-3:00P

      Tech and Dress: TBA
      Performances: TBA
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Dance Performance II (DAN155) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25362 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
Hybrid 09/02/2020 - 11/23/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Valle
Open
11 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: An introduction to the process and practice of dance performance. 10 week class. Additional Course Fee: $7.

      Students must attend the audition in order to enroll in this course. Please contact Sonia Valle at Sonia.valle@paradisevalley.edu to receive your audition time slot.

      All students MUST enroll in one Ballet or Jazz class and one Modern class (the reason being is that performance classes focus on Modern Dance Choreography). DAN150 and DAN155 require extra performance time and rehearsals. Auditions will be held on Wednesday, 8/26, 3:10pm-4: 30pm, in F133.

      Students will be chosen for one or more of the following rehearsals in the audition process:
      Rehearsals starting 9/14-11/23:
      Mondays, 3:10P-4:30P
      Tuesdays, 3:10P-4:30P
      Wednesdays, 3:10P-4:30P
      Thursdays, 3:10P-4:30P
      Fridays, 12:30P-3:00P

      Tech and Dress: TBA
      Performances: TBA
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Ballet III (DAN231) 1 Credit

Theory and practice of ballet at the beginning intermediate level. Development of movement quality and performance skills. Note: DAN231 may be repeated for credit. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in DAN134 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24740 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
Hybrid 09/01/2020 - 11/19/2020 Tu,Th 1:20PM - 2:40PM
  • T. Martin
Open
10 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This is a Hybrid class; it will incorporate in-person, live-online and online formats. If COVID19 dictates that in-person courses cannot be held, the class will move to a Live Online and Online formats using the scheduled days and times. Live online sessions will be mandatory.


      *This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access, a webcam, speakers and microphone.
      Class 24740 costs include DAN Course Fee: $7
    • Additional Class Notes: Additional Dance classes can be found under PED (Physical Education) and DAH (Dance Humanities). Additional Course Fee: $7.
      Flex Start Class

Modern Dance III (DAN232) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24743 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
Hybrid 08/31/2020 - 11/18/2020 M,W 11:30AM - 12:50PM
  • S. Valle
Open
7 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This is a Hybrid class; it will incorporate in-person, live-online and online formats. If COVID19 dictates that in-person courses cannot be held, the class will move to a Live Online and Online formats using the scheduled days and times. Live online sessions will be mandatory.


      *This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access, a webcam, speakers and microphone.
      Class 24743 costs include DAN Course Fee: $7
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Jazz Dance III (DAN233) 1 Credit

Theory and practice of jazz dance at the beginning intermediate level. Development of movement quality and performance skills. Note: DAN233 may be repeated for credit. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in DAN136 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24731 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
Hybrid 08/31/2020 - 11/18/2020 M,W 1:20PM - 2:40PM
  • T. Kannarr
Open
8 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: 12 week class. This is a Hybrid class; it will incorporate in-person, live-online and online formats. If COVID19 dictates that in-person courses cannot be held, the class will move to a Live Online and Online formats using the scheduled days and times. Live online sessions will be mandatory.


      *This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access, a webcam, speakers and microphone.
      Class 24731 costs include DAN Course Fee: $7
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Ballet IV (DAN234) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24741 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
Hybrid 09/01/2020 - 11/19/2020 Tu,Th 1:20PM - 2:40PM
  • T. Martin
Open
10 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This is a Hybrid class; it will incorporate in-person, live-online and online formats. If COVID19 dictates that in-person courses cannot be held, the class will move to a Live Online and Online formats using the scheduled days and times. Live online sessions will be mandatory.


      *This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access, a webcam, speakers and microphone.
      Class 24741 costs include DAN Course Fee: $7
    • Additional Class Notes: Additional Dance classes can be found under PED (Physical Education) and DAH (Dance Humanities). Additional Course Fee: $7.
      Flex Start Class

Modern Dance IV (DAN235) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24744 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
Hybrid 08/31/2020 - 11/18/2020 M,W 11:30AM - 12:50PM
  • S. Valle
Open
7 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This is a Hybrid class; it will incorporate in-person, live-online and online formats. If COVID19 dictates that in-person courses cannot be held, the class will move to a Live Online and Online formats using the scheduled days and times. Live online sessions will be mandatory.


      *This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access, a webcam, speakers and microphone.
      Class 24744 costs include DAN Course Fee: $7
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Jazz Dance IV (DAN236) 1 Credit

Theory and practice of jazz dance at the intermediate level. Development of movement quality and performance skills. Note: DAN236 may be repeated for credit. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in DAN233 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24788 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
Hybrid 08/31/2020 - 11/18/2020 M,W 1:20PM - 2:40PM
  • T. Kannarr
Open
8 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: 12 week class. This is a Hybrid class; it will incorporate in-person, live-online and online formats. If COVID19 dictates that in-person courses cannot be held, the class will move to a Live Online and Online formats using the scheduled days and times. Live online sessions will be mandatory.


      *This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access, a webcam, speakers and microphone.
      Class 24788 costs include DAN Course Fee: $7
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Choreography I (DAN264) 3 Credits

Study of basic dance choreography to include construction of a phrase, structure and form in a composition, and the basic elements of time, space and energy. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24733 Fall 2020 Paradise ValleyN/A Hybrid 09/01/2020 - 11/23/2020 Tu,Th 3:00PM - 4:20PM
  • S. Valle
Open
8 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: 12 week class. When class meets on campus it will be in F109. This is a Hybrid class; it will incorporate in-person, live-online and online formats. If COVID19 dictates that in-person courses cannot be held, the class will move to a Live Online and Online formats using the scheduled days and times. Live online sessions will be mandatory.

      *This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access, a webcam, speakers and microphone.

      Required Text: Choreography; A Basic Approach Using Improvisation, by Sandra Cerny Minton 3rd Edition.
      Class 24733 costs include DAN Course Fee: $7
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Choreography II (DAN265) 3 Credits

Exploration of choreography at the intermediate level. Experimentation with the various approaches to creative practice as established by 20th and 21st century artists. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in DAN264 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24732 Fall 2020 Paradise ValleyN/A Hybrid 09/01/2020 - 11/23/2020 Tu,Th 3:00PM - 4:20PM
  • S. Valle
Open
8 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: 12 Week Class. When this class meets on campus it will be in F109. This is a Hybrid class; it will incorporate in-person, live-online and online formats. If COVID19 dictates that in-person courses cannot be held, the class will move to a Live Online and Online formats using the scheduled days and times. Live online sessions will be mandatory.

      Required Text: Choreography; A Basic Approach Using Improvisation, by Sandra Cerny Minton 3rd Edition.

      *This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access, a webcam, speakers and microphone.
      Class 24732 costs include DAN Course Fee: $7
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Dance Practicum (DAN280) 2 Credits

A culmination of coursework for the dance major requiring completion of an extended choreographic work from conception to performance. Also requires a final evaluative paper on the successes and challenges encountered throughout the project. Prerequisites: Permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26057 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
Hybrid 09/01/2020 - 11/23/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Valle
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: 12 week class. Additional course fee: $7.
      This is a Hybrid class; it will incorporate in-person, live-online and online formats. If COVID19 dictates that in-person courses cannot be held, the class will move to a Live Online and Online formats using the scheduled days and times. Live online sessions will be mandatory.

      *This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access, a webcam, speakers and microphone.

      Rehearsals: TBA 9/1-11/23
      Tech and Dress Rehearsals: TBA
      Performances: TBA
      Students participating in the project must be currently enrolled at PVCC.
    • Additional Class Notes: Additional Dance classes can be found under PED (Physical Education) and DAH (Dance Humanities).
      Flex Start Class

Special Projects (DAN298AA) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26056 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 09/14/2020 - 11/06/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Valle
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: 8 week class. Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
    • Additional Class Notes: Organized and tailored around the interests and needs of the individual student. Structured to provide an atmosphere of individualized research and study paralleled by professional expertise and guidance. Professional type facilities and equipment available for student use. Allows the best aspects of independent study and individualized learning to be combined to maximize student development. Prerequisite: Permission of Program Director or Instructor. Additional Dance classes can be found under PED (Physical Education) and DAH (Dance Humanities).
      Flex Start Class

Engineering Analysis Tools and Techniques (ECE102) 2 Credits

Learning culture of engineering, engineering use of computer tools, and computer modeling as applied to engineering analysis and design. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better is required in all Prerequisites. Prerequisites or Corequisites: MAT182, or higher level mathematics course, or permission of Instructor or Department or Division Chair.

SUN# EGR1102
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25745 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/11/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Krise
Open
9 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 25745 costs include Engineering Fee: $20
      Additional Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) – may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      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: Students enrolling in ECE102 must co-enroll in MAT151 or MAT182 or MAT187.

Engineering Problem Solving and Design (ECE103) 2 Credits

Fundamentals of the design process: engineering modeling, communication and problem-solving skills in a team environment. Emphasis on process-based improvements to the design process. Introduction to engineering as a profession. Note: Student may receive credit for only one of the following: ECE103AB, or ECE103, or ECE103EP. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ECE102 or permission of Instructor or Division or Department Chair.

SUN# EGR1102
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25795 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 08/24/2020 - 12/11/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Krise
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 25795 costs include Engineering Fee: $20
      Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Students will also be responsible for taking lecture examinations in the Testing Center outside of regularly scheduled class times. The instructor will notify you of the examination dates on the first day of class
      Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25795 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 39675 held in H04 Mon 6:00PM to 7:50PM (J.Krise)
      Class 40221 held in H104 Wed 6:00PM to 7:50PM (J.Krise)

MATLAB Programming (ECE105) 1 Credit

Use MATLAB to solve engineering problems. An overview of programming, including matrices, structures, strings, functions, control flow, file management, data analysis, graphing capabilities, and mathematical calculations. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in [(MAT150 or MAT151 or MAT152 or MAT155 or MAT156) and MAT182] or MAT187 or higher level mathematics course or permission of Instructor or Division or Department Chair.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37824 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/16/2020 M,Tu,W,Th N/A
  • D. Weaver
Open
23 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      . 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: Description: Use MATLAB to solve engineering problems. An overview of programming, including matrices, structures, strings, functions, control flow, file management, data analysis, graphing capabilities, and mathematical calculations.

      Requisites: Prerequisites: [(MAT150 or MAT151 or MAT152) and MAT182] or MAT187 or higher level mathematics course.

Engineering Mechanics-Statics (ECE211) 3 Credits

Mathematical treatment of the basic physical principles of statics. Methods of vector algebra and vector calculus. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in PHY115 or PHY121 or permission of Instructor or Division or Department Chair. Corequisites: MAT230 or MAT231 or permission of Instructor or Division or Department Chair.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37825 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • D. Weaver
Open
19 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: . Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 37825 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 37826 held Online (D. Weaver)

Engineering Mechanics - Dynamics (ECE212) 3 Credits

Kinematics and kinetics of particles, translating and rotating coordinate systems, rigid body kinematics, dynamics of systems of particles and rigid bodies, and energy and momentum principles. A grade of C or better required in all Prerequisites. Prerequisites: [ECE211 and (PHY115 or PHY121)] or permission of Instructor or Division or Department Chair. Prerequisites or Corequisites: MAT240 or MAT241 or permission of Instructor or Division or Department Chair.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37828 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/11/2020 N/A N/A
  • D. Weaver
Open
19 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      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 37828 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 37829 held Online (D. Weaver)
    • Additional Class Notes: Description: Kinematics and kinetics of particles, translating and rotating coordinate systems, rigid body kinematics, dynamics of systems of particles and rigid bodies, and energy and momentum principles.

      Requisites: A grade of C or better required in all Prerequisites. Prerequisites: [ECE211 and (PHY115 or PHY121)] or permission of Instructor or Division or Department Chair. Prerequisites or Corequisites: MAT240 or MAT241 or permission of Instructor or Division or Department Chair.

Computer-Aided Engineering (ECE216) 2 Credits

Introduction to engineering graphics, including tolerancing and fasteners, as well as creation and use of engineering drawings. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ECE103, or ECE103EP, or permission of Instructor or Division or Department Chair. Corequisites: ECE216LL.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37845 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/11/2020 N/A N/A
  • D. Weaver
Open
22 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Students must register in ECE216 37846 lecture and ECE216LL 13717 lab.
      Additional Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      . 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: Introduction to engineering graphics, including tolerancing and fasteners, as well as creation and use of engineering drawings. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ECE103, or ECE103EP, or permission of Instructor or Division or Department Chair. Corequisites: ECE216LL.

Computer-Aided Engineering Laboratory (ECE216LL) 1 Credit

Laboratory experience in support of ECE216. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ECE103, or ECE103EP, or permission of Instructor. Corequisites: ECE216.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37848 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/11/2020 N/A N/A
  • D. Weaver
Open
23 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Students must register in ECE216 37845 lecture and ECE216LL 37848 lab.
      . 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.

Child Development Associate Preparation Practicum I (ECH267) 1 Credit

Participation in early childhood education related work experience for the purpose of final preparation for the Child Development Associate (CDA) national credential process. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in (CFS123, or CFS125, or CFS/ECH287) and (CFS/ECH271, or ECH280) and (CFS101AH, or CFS101AJ, or CFS101AP, or CFS101AR, or CFS160, or CFS/ECH275, or ECH236, or ECH279, or ECH281) and (CFS116, or ECH282, or ITD201) and (CFS285AA or ITD204).

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25615 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/02/2020 - 12/11/2020 W 6:30PM - 8:00PM
  • Staff
Open
12 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Required Virtual Online Orientation on Wednesday, September 2, 2020 from 6:30-8:00PM . Remainder of term, students meet individually with faculty.
      Departmental Permission to register.
      Students must enroll in ECH268 CDA Prep 2 and ECH 288
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754

Child Development Associate Preparation Practicum II (ECH268) 1 Credit

Participation in early childhood education related work experience for the purpose of final preparation for the Child Development Associate (CDA) national credential process. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in (CFS178, or CFS194AB, or CFS192, or CFS193), and (CFS/ECH287, or CFS278, or CFS196), and ECH270, and (CFS/ECH176 or CFS205).

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25616 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Guided Indepnt Learning
Independent Study 09/02/2020 - 12/11/2020 W N/A
  • Staff
Open
12 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 25616 meets at Online format w/Live Session on Wednesday Sep 02, 2020 from 6:30PM - 8:00PM
      Class 25616 also meets at Guided Indepnt Learning Wednesdays from Sep 03 to Dec 11, 2020
      Departmental Permission to register.
      Students must enroll in ECH267 CDA Prep 1 and ECH 288
      Required Textbook: Preschool CDA Competency Standards Book , ISBN 9780988935003.
      Book also used in ECH267 and ECH 288
      Required Virtual Online Orientation on Wednesday, September 2, 2020 from 6:30-8:00PM. Remainder of term, students meet individually with faculty.

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
26134 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/15/2020 - 11/22/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Colunga
Open
6 of 10 Seats Available

Observing Young Children (ECH270) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
25134 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Online 10/24/2020 - 11/06/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Colunga
  • J. Hicks
Open
11 of 20 Seats Available