Matched 43 Courses / 50 Classes

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
33892 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Q 402 - Classroom Lecture
Hybrid 02/12/2019- 05/10/2019 Tu 1:00PM- 3:45PM
  • S. Hall
Open
7 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with distance learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of the classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754
      Class 33892 costs include ASB Course Fee: $10

Forensic Anthropology (ASM275) 4 Credits

Survey of the role of forensic anthropologists, from the crime scene to the courtroom. Course focuses on how skeletal analysis can aid in medicolegal investigations, especially by identifying aspects of the life history of unknown individuals and by reconstructing events that took place at crime scenes. Covers both the legal aspects of forensic practice and the underlying biological basis for evidence obtained from skeletal remains. Examines applications of forensic anthropology in mass disasters, human rights investigations, and the deciphering of historic cases. Lab activities designed to illustrate techniques and principles central to the discipline. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB, SG

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35769 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Q 402 - Classroom Lecture
Hybrid 01/15/2019- 05/10/2019 Tu 9:00AM- 11:45AM
  • D. Powell Jr
Open
13 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with distance learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of the classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754
      Class 35769 costs include Data Processing Class Fee, ASB Course Fee: $82

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
29297 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Life Science Bldg 106 - lab
Hybrid 01/24/2019- 05/02/2019 Th 1:00PM- 3:50PM
  • A. Putzke
Open
23 of 24 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 29297 costs include BIO Course Fee: $40
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 29297 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 29298 held from (TBA) to (TBA) (A. Putzke)
    • Additional Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Plants and Society (BIO108) 4 Credits

A global study of plants in relation to humans; as a source of food, fiber, drugs, and other products; for aesthetic value, survival, and energy. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29701 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Life Science Bldg 102 - lab
Hybrid 01/17/2019- 04/30/2019 Th 10:30AM- 1:10PM
  • J. Corbet
Open
12 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.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 29701 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 29702 held from (TBA) to (TBA) (J. Corbet)

Marine Biology (BIO145) 4 Credits

A survey of marine environments and their biotic communities with emphasis on the natural history of marine organisms. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SG

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29719 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Life Science Bldg 102 - lab
Hybrid 01/28/2019- 04/29/2019 M 12:00PM- 3:20PM
  • L. Santiago
Open
12 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 29719 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $43
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 29719 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 29720 held from (TBA) to (TBA) (L. Santiago)
    • Additional 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.

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 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
29276 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Life Science Bldg 106 - lab
Hybrid 01/16/2019- 05/01/2019 W 6:00PM- 8:40PM
  • D. Browning
Open
11 of 24 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 29276 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $43
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 29276 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 29277 held from (TBA) to (TBA) (D. Browning)
    • Additional Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

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
29021 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Life Science Bldg 107 - lab
Hybrid 01/22/2019- 04/30/2019 Tu 6:00PM- 9:00PM
  • S. Stollar-Yates
Open
21 of 24 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 29021 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $43
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 29021 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 29022 held from (TBA) to (TBA) (S. Stollar-Yates)

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 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
29024 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Life Science Bldg 101 - lab
Hybrid 01/18/2019- 04/30/2019 F 8:30AM- 11:10AM
  • D. Browning
Open
15 of 24 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 29024 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $43
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 29024 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 29025 held from (TBA) to (TBA) (D. Browning)

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 a grade of C or better in RDG100 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
28863 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Life Science Bldg 104 - lab
Hybrid 01/15/2019- 04/30/2019 Tu 12:00PM- 2:40PM
  • J. Lace
Open
6 of 24 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.
      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 28863 costs include BIO Course Fee: $40
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 28863 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 28864 held from (TBA) to (TBA) (J. Lace)
    • 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.

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
28077 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
E 140: Computer Commons
Hybrid 01/16/2019- 05/05/2019 W 11:30AM- 1:10PM
  • A. Rusu
Open
24 of 26 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
    • Additional Class Notes: MS Office 2016, Windows Operating System.
      Do not purchase Textbook or Materials until after first class meeting.

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 (MAT103AA and MAT103AB) or higher level mathematics course or satisfactory score on math placement exam] and [RDG100 or higher or eligibility for CRE101 as indicated by appropriate reading placement test score], 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
28870 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
G 137 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/17/2019- 05/03/2019 Th 12:00PM- 1:15PM
  • S. Bains
Open
13 of 24 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.
    • Additional Class Notes: CHM130 is a General Studies Credit: Natural Science -Quantitative (SQ) when taken with CHM130LL.

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
28014 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
E 132: Computer Commons
Hybrid 01/14/2019- 05/05/2019 M,W 10:00AM- 10:50AM
  • J. Loop Jr
Open
8 of 26 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
    • Additional Class Notes: Software: MS Office 2016, Windows Operating System.
      CIS105 transfers to ASU as CIS200 or CSE180 (which is one option to fulfill the CS requirement); to NAU as CIS120; and to U of A as MIS111. CIS105 is required for many business degrees.
      Do not purchase textbook or materials until after first class meeting.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28016 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
E 132: Computer Commons
Hybrid 01/15/2019- 05/05/2019 Tu 12:00PM- 1:40PM
  • S. Petty
Open
9 of 26 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Additional Class Notes: Software: MS Office 2016, Windows Operating System.
      CIS105 transfers to ASU as CIS200 or CSE180 (which is one option to fulfill the CS requirement); to NAU as CIS120; and to U of A as MIS111. CIS105 is required for many business degrees.
      Do not purchase textbook or materials until after first class meeting.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28107 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
Aquila Hall 104 - Computer Lab
Hybrid 01/17/2019- 05/05/2019 Th 2:00PM- 3:40PM
  • M. Carter
Open
15 of 26 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Location:
      PVCC at Black Mountain
      Address: 34250 N. 60th St., Scottsdale, AZ 85266
      Phone: 602.493.2600
      Website: www.pvc.maricopa.edu/blackmountain/
    • Additional Class Notes: Software: MS Office 2016, Windows Operating System.
      CIS105 transfers to ASU as CIS200 or CSE180 (which is one option to fulfill the CS requirement); to NAU as CIS120; and to U of A as MIS111. CIS105 is required for many business degrees.
      Do not purchase textbook or materials until after first class meeting.

XML Application Development (CIS234) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29247 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
E 142: Computer Commons
Hybrid 01/16/2019- 03/10/2019 W 6:00PM- 9:30PM
  • J. Storslee
Open
16 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class
      Class 29247 costs include Data Processing Class Fee: $5
    • Additional Class Notes: This course offered Spring semester only.
      Prerequisites are waived by Business/IT Division.

E-Commerce (CIS235) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28055 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
E 142: Computer Commons
Hybrid 03/20/2019- 05/05/2019 W 6:00PM- 9:30PM
  • J. Storslee
Open
17 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754
      Class 28055 costs include Data Processing Class Fee: $5

College Critical Reading and Critical Thinking (CRE101) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: L

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29759 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
Orion Hall 104 - Black Mtn
Hybrid 01/14/2019- 05/10/2019 M 8:00AM- 9:15AM
  • S. Beeler
Open
25 of 28 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/
      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# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29301 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 226 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/17/2019- 05/10/2019 Th 10:30AM- 11:45AM
  • S. Beeler
Open
19 of 28 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.

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29523 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
L 102 - Health Occupations
Hybrid 03/03/2019- 04/25/2019 M,Th,Su 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • R. Dotterer
Open
22 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 29523 meets at L 102 - Health Occupations on Sunday Mar 03, 2019 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Class 29523 also meets at L 102 - Health Occupations on Monday Mar 04, 2019 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Class 29523 also meets at L 102 - Health Occupations on Sunday Apr 21, 2019 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Class 29523 also meets at L 102 - Health Occupations on Monday Apr 22, 2019 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Class 29523 also meets at L 102 - Health Occupations on Thursday Apr 25, 2019 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Reserved for EMT / FSC personnel.
      Hybrid: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Sports in Literature and Film (ENH140AA) 3 Credits

Explores how a particular field of endeavor is and has been represented in narrative literature and film, using US and international examples from a range of media. Investigates the ways in which narrative representation engages changing cultural and historical contexts, and shapes of how fields of human endeavor are perceived. Focus on analysis of narratives' form and content, and the construction of meaning. Prerequisites: Appropriate reading placement test score and eligibility for ENG101 as indicated by appropriate writing placement test score.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29700 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 131 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/15/2019- 05/10/2019 Tu 7:30AM- 8:45AM
  • D. Pegram
Open
27 of 28 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Introduction to Exercise Science (EXS101) 3 Credits

Introductory course that will provide the student with a general overview of the key theories and concepts, professions, and research areas associated with the field of Exercise Science. Educational pathways and career options will also be examined. A grade of C or better required in all Prerequisites. Prerequisites or Corequisites: RDG100, or RDG111, or RDG112, or RDG113 or satisfactory score on District reading placement exam.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29781 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
F 131 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/28/2019- 05/06/2019 M 9:00AM- 10:15AM
  • D. Heuser
Open
17 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754. See syllabus for specific class dates.

Professional Applications of Fitness Principles (EXS112) 3 Credits

Basic principles of fitness for the prospective fitness professional and characteristics of quality communication and fitness leadership. Topics include behavior modification, enhancing motivation components of fitness, fitness assessment, risk stratification, exercise programming and modifications. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28689 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
F 131 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/31/2019- 04/18/2019 Th 12:00PM- 2:00PM
  • D. Heuser
Open
15 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754. Additional Course Fee: $15. See syllabus for specific class dates.
      Flex Start Class

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28691 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
F 131 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/29/2019- 05/07/2019 Tu 1:30PM- 3:30PM
  • G. Wasson
Open
16 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754. Additional Course Fee: $15. See syllabus for specific class dates.
      Flex Start Class

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

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

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

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28714 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
F 131 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/24/2019- 03/07/2019 Th 6:00PM- 8:30PM
  • J. Valenzuela
Open
14 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754. Additional Course Fees: $15. See syllabus for specific class dates.
      Flex Start Class

Instructional Competency: Muscular Strength and Conditioning (EXS216) 2 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29684 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
F 131 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/30/2019- 05/08/2019 W 6:00PM- 7:30PM
  • D. Heuser
Open
16 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      HYBRID Format: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754. See syllabus for specific class dates. Course Fee: $15.

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28626 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 129 - Classroom
Hybrid 02/02/2019- 03/02/2019 Sat 9:00AM- 11:00AM
  • M. Rabasca
Open
29 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 28626 meets at M 129 - Classroom on Saturday Feb 02, 2019 from 9:00AM - 11:00AM
      Class 28626 also meets at M 129 - Classroom on Saturday Feb 16, 2019 from 9:00AM - 11:00AM
      Class 28626 also meets at M 129 - Classroom on Saturday Mar 02, 2019 from 9:00AM - 11:00AM
      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. Students that successfully complete the course and final exam will earn the National Restaurant Association's ServSafe Certification. Textbook required. Class meets 2/2, 2/16, 3/2.
      Flex Start Class

Sports Nutrition and Supplements for Physical Activity (FON210) 3 Credits

Principles of nutrition applied to fitness, exercise, and sports. Dietary fundamentals as applied to body fuels, hydration, and other unique needs for exercise and sports. Includes dietary guidelines for weight or endurance training, glycogen loading, the pre-game meal, and glycogen recovery. Emphasis on maximizing fitness, performance, and safety. Discussion of supplements and their effects on metabolic enhancement. Discussion of anabolic, catabolic, and energy-producing agents. Addresses current supplements on the market. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in FON100 or FON241.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28710 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 129 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/30/2019- 05/10/2019 W 5:30PM- 6:55PM
  • C. Kraft
Open
32 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class

Research in Complementary and Alternative Nutrition Therapies (FON225) 3 Credits

Introduction to basic research methods and statistics as applied to complementary and alternative nutrition therapies. Emphasis on the analysis and interpretation of health-related research. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MAT092 or higher, or satisfactory score on district placement exam.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28584 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 129 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/22/2019- 04/02/2019 Tu 4:30PM- 6:15PM
  • B. Farnsworth
Open
26 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class

Practicum III: Community Nutrition Lecture (FON246AA) 2 Credits

Classroom preparation and training, under the instruction of a registered dietitian. Understanding of principles, knowledge and skills required in the delivery of nutrition services in community-based agencies, outpatient health care settings, and social service agencies. Includes knowledge and understanding of nutrition intervention and wellness promotion for individuals and groups across the lifespan, i.e. infants through geriatrics with a diversity of cultural, religious and social backgrounds. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in FON125 and FON242. Corequisites: FON246AB.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28630 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
F 131 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/17/2019- 05/10/2019 Th 10:00AM- 11:30AM
  • M. Tate
Open
7 of 15 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.

Forensic Science: Biological Evidence (FOR106) 4 Credits

Scientific analysis and examination of biological evidence for forensic purposes. Covers blood, bloodstains, other biological fluids and stains, hair, DNA, toxicological evidence, controlled substances and alcohol. Includes the history of forensic science, functions of the crime lab, and criminalist career specialties. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36709 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Q 404 - Anthro Only w/Pods
Hybrid 01/28/2019- 05/10/2019 M 6:00PM- 7:15PM
  • Staff
Open
23 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with distance learning. Requires reliable Internet access outside of the classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754
      Flex Start Class
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 36709 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 36711 held Mon from 7:30PM to 9:00PM (Staff)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
33918 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
Aquila Hall 132 - Black Mtn
Hybrid 01/16/2019- 05/03/2019 W 6:00PM- 7:15PM
  • J. Anderson
Open
20 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class
      Location:
      PVCC at Black Mountain
      Address: 34250 N. 60th St., Scottsdale, AZ 85266
      Phone: 602.493.2600
      Website: www.pvc.maricopa.edu/blackmountain/
      Class 33918 costs include Data Processing Class Fee, ASB Course Fee: $93
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 33918 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 33919 held Wed from 7:30PM to 9:00PM (J. Anderson)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29650 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Q 404 - Anthro Only w/Pods
Hybrid 01/17/2019- 05/03/2019 Th 9:00AM- 10:15AM
  • D. Powell Jr
Open
6 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class
      Class 29650 costs include ASB Course Fee: $90
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 29650 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 29651 held Thu from 10:20AM to 11:50AM (D. Powell Jr)

Forensic Anthropology (FOR275) 4 Credits

Survey of the role of forensic anthropologists, from the crime scene to the courtroom. Course focuses on how skeletal analysis can aid in medicolegal investigations, especially by identifying aspects of the life history of unknown individuals and by reconstructing events that took place at crime scenes. Covers both the legal aspects of forensic practice and the underlying biological basis for evidence obtained from skeletal remains. Examines applications of forensic anthropology in mass disasters, human rights investigations, and the deciphering of historic cases. Lab activities designed to illustrate techniques and principles central to the discipline. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB, SG

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35770 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Q 402 - Classroom Lecture
Hybrid 01/15/2019- 05/10/2019 Tu 9:00AM- 11:45AM
  • D. Powell Jr
Open
15 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with distance learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of the classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754

Introduction to Fire Suppression (FSC113) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28618 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Life Science Bldg 109 - lec
Hybrid 02/07/2019- 05/09/2019 Th 10:30AM- 1:00PM
  • Staff
Open
24 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: HYBRID Format:
      Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class
      Class 28618 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $15

Introduction to Business (GBS151) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29252 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
Aquila Hall 143 - Black Mtn
Hybrid 01/15/2019- 05/05/2019 Tu 2:00PM- 3:30PM
  • T. Adriance
Open
20 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Location:
      PVCC at Black Mountain
      Address: 34250 N. 60th St., Scottsdale, AZ 85266
      Phone: 602.493.2600
      Website: www.pvc.maricopa.edu/blackmountain/

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29166 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
J 138 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/16/2019- 05/05/2019 W 10:30AM- 12:00PM
  • S. Smith
Open
24 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Business Communication (GBS233) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: L

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28101 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
J 140 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/16/2019- 05/05/2019 W 10:30AM- 11:45AM
  • J. Murphy
Open
13 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Introduction to Physical Geography (GPH113) 4 Credits

Spatial and functional relationships among climates, landforms, soils, water, and plants. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29660 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 01/14/2019- 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • J. Douglass
Open
13 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Reserved for Honors Students only - contact the Honors office at PVCC for more information: 602.787.7888
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 29660 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 29661 held Mon from 12:15PM to 2:45PM (Staff)

Human Pathophysiology (HCR240) 4 Credits

Chemical, biological, biochemical, and psychological processes as a foundation for the understanding of alterations in health. The structural and functional pathophysiology of alterations in health; selected therapeutics considered. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in BIO202 or BIO205, or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28776 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices: Hybrid format
Hybrid 01/14/2019- 05/06/2019 M 12:00PM- 4:00PM
  • L. Matejka
Open
24 of 30 Seats Available

United States History to 1865 (HIS103) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: H, HU, SB

SUN# HIS1131
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29033 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 101 - Classroom
Hybrid 03/18/2019- 05/10/2019 M,W 10:30AM- 12:00PM
  • C. Herrera
Open
18 of 32 Seats Available

Introduction To Audio Mixing Techniques (MUC194) 3 Credits

Approaches in final mixing for different musical genres. Develop critical listening skills, and applying these techniques to students' projects. Professional-type facilities and equipment available for student use Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MUC112 and MUC195 or permission of instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28555 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
CPA 120 - CPA Music Lab
Hybrid 01/28/2019- 05/10/2019 M 6:00PM- 9:00PM
  • J. Keenan
Open
9 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class
      Class 28555 costs include MUC Course Fee: $75
    • Additional Class Notes: The Division waives the prerequisites - although without prerequisites student must register in person or over the phone

Studio Music Recording I (MUC195) 3 Credits

Basic principles of studio sound recording. Emphasis on musical acoustics, operation of recording equipment, studio setups, and multitrack recording. Includes studio session process and musical production decisions. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29191 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
CPA 120 - CPA Music Lab
Hybrid 01/15/2019- 05/10/2019 Tu,Th 2:00PM- 3:15PM
  • B. Reed
Open
8 of 15 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 29191 costs include MUC Course Fee: $75

General Physics II (PHY112) 4 Credits

Includes electricity, electromagnetism, and modern physics. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in PHY111.

General Education Designations: SQ

SUN# PHY1112
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29133 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
G 136 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/17/2019- 05/10/2019 Th 1:00PM- 4:00PM
  • C. Durandet
Open
1 of 24 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.
      Lab occurs during the 1:00PM-4:00PM class time.
      Class 29133 costs include PHY Course Fee: $30
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 29133 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 29134 held Thu from (TBA) to (TBA) (C. Durandet)

World Politics (POS120) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: G, SB

SUN# POS1120
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29319 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 101 - Classroom
Hybrid 02/13/2019- 05/03/2019 W 12:00PM- 1:30PM
  • V. Ghosh
Open
10 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for Honors Students only - contact the PV Honors Office for more information: 602.787.7888
      Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with distance learning. Requires reliable Internet access outside of the classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754
      Honors Program Only
      Flex Start Class
      Class 29319 costs include Data Processing Class Fee: $3

Introduction to Psychology (PSY101) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# PSY1101
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29155 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 105 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/14/2019- 05/10/2019 M 12:00PM- 1:15PM
  • K. Walker
Open
15 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      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
29156 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 105 - Classroom
Hybrid 03/20/2019- 05/10/2019 W 12:00PM- 2:40PM
  • K. Walker
Open
30 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      Hybrid: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Successful College Reading (RDG100) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29517 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 226 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/15/2019- 05/10/2019 Tu 10:30AM- 11:45AM
  • S. Beeler
Open
18 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29206 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
M 226 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/15/2019- 05/10/2019 N/A 9:00AM- 11:30AM
  • Staff
Open
25 of 25 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.

Auditory Meditation (WED258) 2 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28713 Spring 2019 Paradise Valley
F 133 - PE/Dance Activities
Hybrid 03/09/2019- 05/04/2019 Sat 1:00PM- 3:00PM
  • A. Barkworth
Open
16 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754. Class meets 3/9, 3/23, 4/6, 4/20, 5/4.