Matched 41 Courses / 48 Classes

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
24193 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
Q 402 - Classroom Lecture
Hybrid 01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020 Tu 2:30PM - 3:45PM
  • D. Powell Jr
Open
5 of 23 Seats Available

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
34433 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
Q 404 - Anthro Only w/Pods
Hybrid 02/04/2020 - 05/03/2020 Tu 9:00AM - 11:45AM
  • S. Hall
Open
18 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with distance learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of the classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754
      Flex Start Class
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24517 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
Q 404 - Anthro Only w/Pods
Hybrid 02/04/2020 - 05/03/2020 Tu 1:00PM - 3:45PM
  • S. Hall
Open
17 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

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
24403 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
Life Science Bldg 102 - lab
Hybrid 01/16/2020 - 04/28/2020 Th 10:30AM - 1:10PM
  • J. Corbet
Open
3 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 24403 costs include BIO Course Fee: $40
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 24403 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 24404 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
24421 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
Life Science Bldg 102 - lab
Hybrid 01/27/2020 - 04/27/2020 M 1:00PM - 4:30PM
  • L. Santiago
Open
18 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 24421 costs include BIO Course Fee: $40
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 24421 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 24422 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
24022 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
Life Science Bldg 106 - lab
Hybrid 01/15/2020 - 04/29/2020 W 6:00PM - 8:40PM
  • D. Browning
Open
9 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 24022 costs include BIO Course Fee: $40
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 24022 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 24023 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).

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
23791 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
Life Science Bldg 101 - lab
Hybrid 01/17/2020 - 05/08/2020 F 9:00AM - 11:40AM
  • D. Browning
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.
      Class 23791 costs include BIO Course Fee: $40
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 23791 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 23792 held from (TBA) to (TBA) (D. Browning)

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 math placement] and [RDG100 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
23652 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
G 137 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/16/2020 - 05/01/2020 Th 12:00PM - 1:15PM
  • S. Bains
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.
    • 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
22838 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
E 132: Com Commons 35 stations
Hybrid 01/13/2020 - 05/03/2020 M,W 10:00AM - 10:50AM
  • J. Loop Jr
Open
9 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 or later including 365, 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
22840 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
E 132: Com Commons 35 stations
Hybrid 01/14/2020 - 05/03/2020 Tu 12:00PM - 1:40PM
  • S. Petty
Open
13 of 26 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Additional Class Notes: Software: MS Office 2016 or later including 365, 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
22927 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
Aquila Hall 104 - Computer Lab
Hybrid 01/16/2020 - 05/03/2020 Th 2:00PM - 3:40PM
  • M. Carter
Open
16 of 26 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      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 or later including 365, 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.

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 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
24046 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
M 226 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/16/2020 - 05/08/2020 Th 10:30AM - 11:45AM
  • S. Beeler
Open
10 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.

Critical Reading and Writing in a Global Society (CRE201) 3 Credits

Critical evaluation of writings of authors from a variety of countries and cultures in order to gain a more global perspective of both universal and contemporary issues. Analysis, synthesis, and evaluation of various contemporary cultural viewpoints through at least two substantial writing and/or speaking tasks. Prerequisites: A grade of "C" or better in (ENG101 or ENG107) and (CRE101 or exemption by score on the reading placement test).

General Education Designations: G, L

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35101 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
M 226 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/29/2020 - 05/08/2020 W 12:00PM - 1:25PM
  • C. Diefert
Open
24 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.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class Notes: This OER/Hybrid/Late Start class offers 2 general education designations: (G) Global and (L) Literacy. Students will explore the topic of human rights, identify a human rights problem, and create their own human rights organization for the final project! Final project can count as an Honors Project for honors students.

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
24251 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
L 102 - Health Occupations
Hybrid 04/05/2020 - 05/05/2020 M,Tu,Su 9:00AM - 5:00PM
  • R. Dotterer
Open
23 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 24251 meets at L 102 - Health Occupations on Sunday Apr 05, 2020 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Class 24251 also meets at L 102 - Health Occupations on Monday Apr 06, 2020 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Class 24251 also meets at L 102 - Health Occupations on Sunday May 03, 2020 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Class 24251 also meets at L 102 - Health Occupations on Monday May 04, 2020 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Class 24251 also meets at Room To Be Determined on Tuesday May 05, 2020 from 9:00AM - 11:30AM
      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.

First-Year Composition (ENG102) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: FYC

SUN# ENG1102
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23027 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
M 226 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/13/2020 - 05/08/2020 M 12:00PM - 1:15PM
  • L. McClelland
Open
1 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      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.

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.
Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24477 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
F 131 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/27/2020 - 05/04/2020 M 12:00PM - 1:30PM
  • D. Heuser
Open
9 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.

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
23482 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
F 131 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/22/2020 - 05/06/2020 W 12:00PM - 2:00PM
  • G. Wasson
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 Fee: $15. See syllabus for specific class dates.
      Flex Start Class

Assessment and Program Design: Flexibility and Balance (EXS211) 2 Credits

Principles of flexibility and balance including evaluation of movement patterns, selection and interpretation of assessment techniques and evidence-based program design for healthy and special populations. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in EXS125.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35676 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
F 131 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/30/2020 - 05/07/2020 Th 12:00PM - 1:30PM
  • J. Valenzuela
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Prerequisites: Grade of C or better in EXS125 or permission - dale.heuser@paradisevalley.edu
      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.

Assessment and Program Design: Weight Management and Motivation (EXS213) 2 Credits

Principles of weight management including evidence-based program design and interpretation of assessments for various populations as well as explanation of theories of motivation and behavior modification. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in EXS125 and eligibility for MAT120 or MAT121 or MAT122 or MAT150 or MAT151 or MAT152 or MAT156 or higher level mathematics course.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35685 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
F 131 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/30/2020 - 05/07/2020 Th 6:00PM - 7:30PM
  • J. Valenzuela
Open
23 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Prerequisites: grade of C or better in EXS125 and (MAT090, or MAT091, or MAT092) or permission - dale.heuser@paradisevalley.edu
      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.

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
24389 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
F 131 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/22/2020 - 05/07/2020 W 6:00PM - 7:30PM
  • D. Heuser
Open
17 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
23417 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
M 129 - Classroom
Hybrid 02/01/2020 - 02/29/2020 Sat 9:00AM - 11:00AM
  • M. Rabasca
Open
28 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 23417 meets at M 129 - Classroom on Saturday Feb 01, 2020 from 9:00AM - 11:00AM
      Class 23417 also meets at M 129 - Classroom on Saturday Feb 15, 2020 from 9:00AM - 11:00AM
      Class 23417 also meets at M 129 - Classroom on Saturday Feb 29, 2020 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
23501 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
M 129 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/29/2020 - 05/06/2020 W 5:30PM - 6:55PM
  • C. Kraft
Open
31 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
23375 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
F 131 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/28/2020 - 04/07/2020 Tu 4:30PM - 6:15PM
  • B. Farnsworth
Open
19 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.
      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
23421 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
F 131 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/16/2020 - 05/08/2020 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.

Practicum III: Community Nutrition Lab (FON246AB) 2 Credits

Practicum experience under the supervision of a registered dietitian. Application 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 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. Note: Competencies in the lecture (FON246AA) met prior to their application in supervised practice settings during the practicum lab (FON246AB). Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in FON125 and FON242. Corequisites: FON246AA.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23374 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
Hybrid 01/08/2020 - 05/08/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Tate
Open
7 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Orientation - students are required to attend an orientation to FON246AB on Wednesday, 1/8/18, 9am-12pm, room F 131. If a student misses orientation they may be withdrawn by the Program Director.
      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 23374 costs include FON Course Fee: $15

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
24518 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
Aquila Hall 132 - Black Mtn
Hybrid 01/15/2020 - 05/08/2020 W 6:00PM - 7:15PM
  • J. Anderson
Open
7 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
      Location:
      PVCC at Black Mountain
      Address: 34250 N. 60th St., Scottsdale, AZ 85266
      Phone: 602.493.2600
      Website: www.pvc.maricopa.edu/blackmountain/
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 24518 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 24519 held Wed from 7:30PM to 9:00PM (J. Anderson)

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
23409 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
Life Science Bldg 109 - lec
Hybrid 02/06/2020 - 05/07/2020 Th 10:30AM - 1:00PM
  • Staff
Open
31 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 23409 costs include FSC Course 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
23999 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
Aquila Hall 143 - Black Mtn
Hybrid 01/14/2020 - 05/03/2020 Tu 2:00PM - 3:30PM
  • T. Adriance
Open
28 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/
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22909 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
J 140 - Classroom
Hybrid 03/17/2020 - 05/03/2020 Tu,Th 1:30PM - 3:00PM
  • M. Taylor Jr
Open
19 of 23 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.

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
23917 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
J 138 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/15/2020 - 05/03/2020 W 10:30AM - 12:00PM
  • S. Smith
Open
25 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

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
22922 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
J 140 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/15/2020 - 05/03/2020 W 10:30AM - 11:45AM
  • J. Murphy
Open
17 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.

American Jazz and Popular Music (MHL145) 3 Credits

The study of cultural and social contributions to the evolution of American jazz and popular music from the mid-1800's to present. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: C, HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35883 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
M 233 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/13/2020 - 05/08/2020 M 12:00PM - 1:15PM
  • K. Kelly
Open
28 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid:
      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.
      Course fees cover online access to course materials including the textbook, quizzes, and exams.
      Class 35883 costs include MHL Course Fee: $41

Rock Music and Culture (MHL153) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: H, HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35885 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
Orion Hall 108 - Black Mtn
Hybrid 01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020 Tu 11:00AM - 12:15PM
  • R. Anthony
Open
28 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid:
      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.
      PVCC at Black Mountain
      Address: 34250 N. 60th St., Scottsdale, AZ 85266
      Phone: 602.493.2600
      Website: www.pvc.maricopa.edu/blackmountain/
      Course fees cover online access to course materials including the textbook, quizzes, and exams.
      Class 35885 costs include MHL Course Fee: $41

Hip-Hop Music and Culture (MHL204) 3 Credits

A history of Hip-Hop's musical and artistic elements and how cultural, social, political, and economic conditions have shaped its evolution. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ENG101 or ENG107, or permission of Instructor.

General Education Designations: C, HU, L

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35889 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
M 233 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/15/2020 - 05/08/2020 W 12:00PM - 1:15PM
  • K. Kelly
Open
17 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid:
      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.

Sound Design I (MUC122) 3 Credits

Introduction to Sound Design and Audio Post-Production for Multimedia. Includes creating and editing Sound Effects, ADR, Foley, Music, and Ambience, for multiple mediums such as Film, TV, Video Gaming, Theatre, and Dance. Emphasis on computer assisted production using Digital Audio Workstations and sound design techniques using industry-standard equipment. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MTC191 or TCM/VPT105. Prerequisites or Corequisites: A grade of C or better in MUC111 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24669 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
CPA 120 - CPA Music Lab
Hybrid 01/15/2020 - 05/08/2020 W 6:00PM - 9:00PM
  • A. Obr
Open
9 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Learning Management Systems (LMS): Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

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
23346 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
CPA 120 - CPA Music Lab
Hybrid 01/27/2020 - 05/08/2020 M 6:00PM - 9:00PM
  • J. Keenan
Open
5 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 23346 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
23940 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
CPA 115 - Music Recital Hall
Hybrid 01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020 Tu,Th 2:00PM - 3:15PM
  • B. Reed
Open
4 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 23940 costs include MUC Course Fee: $75
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35989 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
CPA 115 - Music Recital Hall
Hybrid 01/11/2020 - 05/02/2020 Sat 10:00AM - 2:00PM
  • Staff
Open
14 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 35989 costs include MUC Course Fee: $75

Sound Design II (MUC222) 3 Credits

Intermediate level Sound Design and Audio Post-Production for Multimedia. Topics include: creating and editing Sound Effects, Automated Dialogue Replacement, Foley, Music, and Ambience for multiple mediums such as Film, TV, Video Gaming, Theatre, and Dance. Emphasis on computer assisted production using Digital Audio Workstations and acoustic forces. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MUC122 or MTC/TCM120 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24670 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
CPA 120 - CPA Music Lab
Hybrid 01/15/2020 - 05/08/2020 W 6:00PM - 9:00PM
  • A. Obr
Open
9 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Learning Management Systems (LMS): Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Math/Methods Of Drug Calculation (NCE214MM) 1 Credit

Focuses on basic mathematical concepts using decimals and fractions to calculate fractional and metric-apothecary conversion dosage problems and intravenous flow rates. Emphasis on the dimensional analysis problem solving method. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36764 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
Hybrid 01/08/2020 - 01/30/2020 W 9:00AM - 3:00PM
  • N. DeFalco
Open
30 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Additional Class Notes: Nursing classes require department approval to enroll.
      Contact the Nursing Dept. at 602.787.7284 for required lab and clinical days, times and locations.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36765 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
Hybrid 01/09/2020 - 01/30/2020 Th 9:09AM - 3:00PM
  • N. DeFalco
Open
30 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Additional Class Notes: Nursing classes require department approval to enroll.
      Contact the Nursing Dept. at 602.787.7284 for required lab and clinical days, times and locations.

Introduction to Physics (PHY101) 4 Credits

A survey of physics emphasizing applications of physics to modern life. Note: Students may receive credit for only one of the following: PHY101 or PHY101AA. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MAT090 or higher level mathematics course or eligibility for MAT120 or higher as indicated by appropriate placement.

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23681 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
G 136 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020 Tu 6:00PM - 9:00PM
  • M. Panda
Open
16 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 23681 costs include PHY Course Fee: $30
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 23681 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 23685 held Tue from (TBA) to (TBA) (M. Panda)

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
23888 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
G 136 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/16/2020 - 05/08/2020 Th 1:00PM - 4:00PM
  • C. Durandet
Open
9 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 23888 costs include PHY Course Fee: $30
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 23888 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 23889 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
24063 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
M 101 - Classroom
Hybrid 02/03/2020 - 05/03/2020 W 12:00PM - 1:30PM
  • V. Ghosh
Open
14 of 23 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

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
23908 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
M 105 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/13/2020 - 05/08/2020 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
23909 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
M 105 - Classroom
Hybrid 03/18/2020 - 05/08/2020 W 12:00PM - 2:40PM
  • K. Walker
Open
24 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
24245 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
M 226 - Classroom
Hybrid 01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020 Tu 10:30AM - 11:45AM
  • S. Beeler
Open
22 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.

Makeup for Stage and Screen (THF115) 3 Credits

Purposes, materials, and techniques of makeup for stage and screen. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23219 Spring 2020 Paradise Valley
CPA 129 - Dressing Room
Hybrid 01/15/2020 - 05/08/2020 W 4:00PM - 5:50PM
  • A. Robertson
Open
13 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid:
      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.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 23219 costs include THF Course Fee: $35