Matched 45 Courses / 49 Classes

Creating College Success (AAA115) 1 Credit

Strategies to create success in college. Methods for selecting and developing effective academic strategies, increasing self-awareness and developing self-management strategies. Elements of college resources and relationships with others explored in support of students' educational experience. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23830 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/05/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • T. Adriance
Open
14 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Introduction to Criminal Justice (AJS101) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# AJS1101
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37452 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • V. Goddard
Open
3 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class

Substantive Criminal Law (AJS109) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34694 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • M. Williams
Open
2 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Current Issues In Criminal Justice (AJS200) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35692 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • J. Smith
Open
2 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class

Victimology and Crisis Management (AJS258) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: C, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25266 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • M. Williams
Open
2 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class

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
25187 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
6 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class
    • Additional Class Notes: MS Office 2016, Windows Operating System.
      Do not purchase Textbook or Materials until after first class meeting.

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
23741 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
1 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class
    • 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
23778 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • J. Patterson
Open
4 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class
    • 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
25474 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • J. Schuch
Open
2 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: ??Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class
    • 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.

Excel Spreadsheet (CIS114DE) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23790 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • M. Carter
Open
2 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Late start.
    • Additional Class Notes: MS Office 2013, Windows Operating System.
      Do not purchase Textbook or Materials until after first class meeting.

Microsoft Access: Database Management (CIS117DM) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23792 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • M. Carter
Open
14 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class
    • Additional Class Notes: MS Office 2013, Windows Operating System.
      Do not purchase Textbook or Materials until after first class meeting.

Adobe Photoshop Level I: Digital Imaging (CIS120DF) 3 Credits

Focuses on entry-level skill expectations for digital imaging using Adobe Photoshop. Helps students prepare for the Adobe Certifications related to Photoshop. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23801 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • J. Patterson
Open
4 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class

Doing Business on the Internet (CIS131AA) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23742 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • A. Rusu
Open
13 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class
    • Additional Class Notes: This course offered Spring semester only.

Introduction to Human Communication (COM100) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# COM1100
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23885 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • R. Pierceall
Open
4 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23890 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • R. Pierceall
Open
2 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Elements of Intercultural Communication (COM263) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: C, G, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24900 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • R. Pierceall
Open
1 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Introduction to Dance (DAH100) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: G, HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25148 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • S. Valle
Open
1 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class

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
24838 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/05/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • C. Miller
Open
20 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class

Victimology and Crisis Management (EMT258) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: C, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24327 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • M. Williams
Open
2 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Business Start-Up and Planning (EPS195) 2 Credits

Development of a feasibility approach to strategic decision making concerning new venture start-up. Includes development of a business feasibility study and a preliminary business plan. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25388 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • J. Elmore
Open
7 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class

Fundamentals of Fire Prevention (FSC108) 3 Credits

Fundamentals of fire prevention. Includes techniques, procedures, regulations, and enforcement. Also includes discussion of hazards in ordinary and special occupancies. Field trips and lectures from industry also included. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
25371 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • B. Scholl
  • S. Petrie
Open
11 of 28 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This is an 8 week course. In conjunction, students are encouraged to take FSC106-Intro to Fire Protection (online), offered during the first 8 weeks of the semester.
      Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Class 25371 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $10

Victimology and Crisis Management (FSC258) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: C, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24328 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • M. Williams
Open
2 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Landform Processes (GPH211) 4 Credits

Geographic characteristics of landforms and earth surface processes emphasizing erosion, transportation, deposition and implications for human management of the environment. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ENG101, or ENG107, or equivalent.

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24839 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • J. Douglass
Open
3 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 24839 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 24840 held Online (J. Douglass)

History of Eastern Civilizations 1850 to Present (HIS114) 3 Credits

Examination of characteristics and development of civilizations of Middle East, India, Far East, and Southeast Asia, from mid-nineteenth century to present. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G, H, HU, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24845 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • V. Ghosh
Open
4 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class

Healthcare IT Systems Capstone (HTM270) 3 Credits

Culminating application of the skills, knowledge, communication and critical thinking skills from the Healthcare Technology Systems program to address industry-specific challenges. Includes investigation and application of current and emerging healthcare technologies. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in HTM250.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25281 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • A. Rusu
Open
21 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class

Cultural Dimension for International Trade (IBS109) 3 Credits

The importance of cultural sensitivity in international business relations investigated by studying the impact of geography, history, religion, politics, customs and cross-cultural communications on society. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23731 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • C. Loucy
Open
6 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class

Information in a Post-Truth World (IFS201) 3 Credits

Development of critical thinking skills in using information. Exploration of how information can be used as a tool or a weapon. Explanation of the role of information as a consumer and creator. Recognition of the impact of culture and worldview on how information is understood, created, and disseminated. Prerequisites: A grade of "C" or better in ENG101 or ENG107.

General Education Designations: L, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
24921 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • S. Afnan-Manns
  • K. Mickelsen
Open
10 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
    • Additional Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Research in a Global Society (IFS210) 3 Credits

A comparative study focused on access to digital information in a global environment. Explore the global culture developing around the Internet and the impact of local, national and global cultures as well as economic and social factors related to the flow of information in a global society. Examine emerging technologies to produce and distribute information across cultures in a global society in an ethical manner. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
25401 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • L. Espinoza
  • J. Wright
Open
22 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
    • Additional Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Writing for Online Media (JRN203) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23988 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • W. Templar Jr
Open
12 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: JRN203 is transferable as an elective to the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communications at ASU and to the journalism school at U of A. It also fulfills the journalism elective hours required for the MCCCD Occupational Journalism Certificate.
      Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class

Introductory Algebra (MAT092) 3 Credits

Emphasis on meanings related to variable, equality, inequality, equivalence. The use of additive and multiplicative reasoning in solving linear equations and inequalities in one variable. Validation of solution(s) through a reasonable mathematical defense. Transfer and apply knowledge through a process of sense making and reasonableness in mathematical problems and practical application situations. Recognize patterns and organize data to represent situations where output is related to input. Understand the concept of function and be able to represent functions in multiple ways, including tables, algebraic rules, graphs and contextual situations, and make connections among these representations. Read, represent, and interpret linear function relationships numerically, analytically, graphically and verbally and connect the different representations. Model and solve real world problems involving constant rate of change. Note: Students may receive credit for only one of the following: MAT090, MAT091, MAT092, or MAT093. MAT102, completed with a grade of "C" or better prior to Fall 2015, meets course prerequisite Prerequisites: An appropriate mathematics placement score, OR a grade of "C" or better for MAT081, or MAT082, OR (an appropriate diagnostic score, or a grade of "C" or better in each of the following courses: MAT051, MAT052, MAT053, and MAT054).

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24580 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • T. Craig
Open
4 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      This course may require a proctored midterm and final exam. Proctoring may occur either at PVCC, a testing center or remotely. Proctoring at an external testing center or remotely may require a fee. Additionally, remote proctoring requires a computer with a webcam and microphone. Students will be expected to pay the external testing center or remote proctoring service directly for the exam sessions. Approval of an external testing center or remote proctoring services other than PVCC must be obtained from the instructor in advance.
      Flex Start Class
    • Additional Class Notes: To see this Instructor’s photo and bio, click the link below.
      https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/mathematics/math-faculty-directory
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Intermediate Algebra (MAT122) 3 Credits

Analysis of rational, radical, quadratic and exponential equations, functions and applications; graphs of radical, quadratic and exponential functions; operations on polynomial, rational, and radical expressions. Note: May receive credit for only one of the following: MAT120, MAT121, or MAT122. Prerequisites: An appropriate mathematics placement score, OR a grade of "B" or better for MAT090, or MAT091, or MAT092, OR (an appropriate diagnostic score, or a grade of "B" or better in each of the following courses: MAT055, MAT056, and MAT057).

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24598 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • M. Wolfe
Open
3 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      This course may require a proctored midterm and final exam. Proctoring may occur either at PVCC, a testing center or remotely. Proctoring at an external testing center or remotely may require a fee. Additionally, remote proctoring requires a computer with a webcam and microphone. Students will be expected to pay the external testing center or remote proctoring service directly for the exam sessions. Approval of an external testing center or remote proctoring services other than PVCC must be obtained from the instructor in advance.
      Webassign: Instructor requires students to purchase/use Webassign/Ebook
      Flex Start Class
    • Additional Class Notes: MAT122 format is an accelerated version of MAT121 with less time on each topic than MAT121 or MAT120.
      Do not purchase Textbook or Materials until after first class meeting.
      Graphing calculator may be required; check with Instructor on the first day of class.
      To see this Instructor’s photo and bio, click the link below.
      https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/mathematics/math-faculty-directory

College Mathematics (MAT142) 3 Credits

College-level mathematics and its applications to real-life problems. Emphasis on understanding mathematical concepts and their applications. Topics include set theory, probability, statistics, finance, and geometry. Note: Appropriate for the student whose major does not require college algebra or precalculus. Prerequisites: An appropriate mathematics placement score, OR a grade of "B" or better for MAT090, or MAT091, or MAT092, OR (an appropriate diagnostic score, or a grade of "B" or better in each of the following courses: MAT055, MAT056, and MAT057), or a grade of "C" or better in MAT120, or MAT121, or MAT122.

General Education Designations: MA

SUN# MAT1142
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25172 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • K. Pampel
Open
2 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      This course Will require a proctored midterm and final exam. Proctoring may occur either at PVCC, a testing center or remotely. Proctoring at an external testing center or remotely may require a fee. Additionally, remote proctoring requires a computer with a webcam and microphone. Students will be expected to pay the testing center or remote proctoring service directly for the exam sessions. Approval of a site other than PVCC must be obtained from the instructor in advance.
      Online 2nd 8wk Class: 3/19 - 5/6/18
      MyMathLab: Instructor requires students to purchase/use MyMathLab/Ebook
    • Additional Class Notes: Scientific Calculator Required.
      Do not purchase Textbook or Materials until after first class meeting.
      To see this Instructor’s photo and bio, click the link below.
      https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/mathematics/math-faculty-directory

Customer Service Skills and Strategies (MGT126) 3 Credits

Explores strategies to help improve job performance and develop a service-oriented philosophy. Uses practical training concepts and techniques to demonstrate how superior customer service can lead to competitive advantage and profitability in business. Focuses on both internal and external customers, interactions among people, processes, and systems within the organization and how to integrate these areas into a total quality delivery program. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34316 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • O. Duarte
Open
8 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: ??Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class

Personnel/Human Resources Management (MGT276) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23769 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • D. Preston-Ortiz
Open
16 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class
    • Additional Class Notes: This course offered Spring semester only.

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
24312 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • K. Kelly
Open
1 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class

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
25338 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • A. Oakley
Open
2 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class

Principles of Salesmanship (MKT267) 3 Credits

Analyzes and applies the steps and techniques used in personal selling. Highlights the role of the professional sales representative and his/her functions as they relate to the company's mission and customer expectations. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23730 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • D. Bartola
Open
12 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class
    • Additional Class Notes: This course offered Spring semester only.

Principles of Marketing (MKT271) 3 Credits

An analysis of the marketing process and environment with regard to the product, pricing, distribution, and communication in order to satisfy buyer needs. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25431 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • K. Boddy
Open
3 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class

Introduction to Philosophy (PHI101) 3 Credits

General consideration of human nature and the nature of the universe. Knowledge, perception, freedom and determinism, and the existence of God. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: HU

SUN# PHI1101
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25212 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • M. Joshi
Open
2 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

U.S. Constitution (POS222) 2 Credits

Examination of the United States Constitution. Equivalent to the first part of POS220. May not enroll in POS220 and POS222 concurrently. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35334 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • R. Hahn
Open
11 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

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
37880 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
22 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 37880 costs include OER Course Materials Fee: $20
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25467 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • J. Lazzara
Open
2 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Psychology and Culture (PSY132) 3 Credits

Presents current knowledge about human diversity in behavior and culture using examples from a variety of contexts within western and global societies. Highlights topics in cross-cultural psychology, such as intergroup relations, diverse cognitive styles, ethnocentrism, gender, personality, emotion, language, communication, work and health. The role of enculturation throughout the lifespan will be explored to increase awareness of how behavioral and cognitive principles affect interactions in a multicultural world. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: C, G, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25095 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • C. Sada
Open
1 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class

Introduction to Sport Psychology (PSY215) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37243 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • D. Berry
Open
11 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: ??Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Abnormal Psychology (PSY266) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23694 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • C. Sada
Open
7 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class

Hiring and Managing Employees (SBS213) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23757 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • O. Duarte
Open
11 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class
    • Additional Class Notes: This course offered Spring semester only.

Introduction to Sociology (SOC101) 3 Credits

The systematic study of social behavior and human groups, particularly the influence of culture, socialization, social structure, stratification, social institutions, differentiation by region, race, ethnicity, sex/gender, age, class, and socio/cultural change upon people's attitudes and behaviors. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# SOC1101
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37877 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
23 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

The Sociology of Health and Illness (SOC270) 3 Credits

Roles of health care providers and patients, various modalities of treatment and prevention, and the history, current status, and future trends in medicine and medical technology, and complementary health approaches from a cross-cultural and global sociological perspective.
Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23702 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • M. Marion
Open
6 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class

Victimology and Crisis Management (SWU258) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: C, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25271 Spring 2018 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 03/19/2018- 05/06/2018 N/A N/A
  • M. Williams
Open
2 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Class
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.