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Basic Lighting (ABC133) 1 Credit

Principles of illumination and specific light sources. Includes practical applications for residential, commercial and industrial installations. Prerequisites: Registered apprentice status or permission of the Apprenticeship Coordinator.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37915 Spring 2015 GateWay
MA Building Room 1388
In Person 05/06/2015- 05/20/2015 M,W 6:00PM- 8:45PM
  • P. Bolgiano
Open
8 of 25 Seats Available

Payroll, Sales And Property Taxes (ACC105) 3 Credits

Tax reporting for payroll, sales, and personal property. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21187 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Hanson
Open
10 of 40 Seats Available

Accounting Principles I (ACC111) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21154 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Brynsaas
Open
1 of 26 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21096 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Di Scala
Open
2 of 35 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41264 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/30/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Webb
Open
8 of 40 Seats Available

Accounting Principles II (ACC112) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21181 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Hall
Open
18 of 35 Seats Available

Computerized Accounting (ACC115) 2 Credits

Mastery of a microcomputer accounting system including the general ledger, accounts receivable, accounts payable and payroll. Prerequisites: ACC107 or ACC111 or ACC211 or ACC230, or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23249 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • B. Kolakowski
Open
20 of 35 Seats Available

Tax Accounting (ACC221) 3 Credits

Preparation of and accounting procedures for individuals; introduction to partnerships and corporate tax structures. Prerequisites: ACC111 or ACC211 or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21185 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • L. Armstrong
Open
23 of 35 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Software Required: Microsoft Word and TaxAct (packaged with textbook)
      Software Required
      Textbook Savings Program

Uses of Accounting Information I (ACC230) 3 Credits

Introduction to the uses of accounting information for internal and external purposes with emphasis on financial statement analysis. Prerequisites: Grade of "C" or better in ACC111 or ACC211, or a grade of "C" or better in (ENG101 and MAT151 and CRE101), or equivalent, or satisfactory score on District placement exam.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21098 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Main
Open
9 of 35 Seats Available

Uses of Accounting Information II (ACC240) 3 Credits

Introduction to the uses of accounting information for internal and external purposes with emphasis on analysis for use by management. Prerequisites: ACC230.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41422 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/13/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Brynsaas
Open
3 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Textbook Savings Program
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41208 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/23/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Terrell
Open
1 of 21 Seats Available

Arabic Culture and Islam (AHU245) 3 Credits

A survey of Arab heritage in the Arab world (Middle East). Cultural and social institutions and their contribution to the development of the region and its heritage. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G, HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24069 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • S. Risha
Open
9 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Textbook Savings Program
    • Additional Class Notes: . Another textbook choice not listed in the Bookstore materials with the 2 choices is: WIFE FOR MY SON. \nAuthor: Ali Ghalem. Chicago: Banner Press, 1979. \nISBN-10: 0865431167 \nNOTE: This title is out of print and not at the Rio Salado Bookstore, but used copies are available online.

Firearms II/Handguns (AJS153) 1 Credit

Advanced familiarization with handguns. Variations of basic shooting stance. Legal and moral repercussions of self-defense. Includes range practice. Prerequisites: AJS151 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36206 Spring 2015 Mesa: Dobson Campus
SC 23W
In Person 04/25/2015- 04/26/2015 Sat,Su 8:00AM- 5:00PM
  • B. Messenger II
Open
9 of 20 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
31023 Spring 2015 Mesa: Dobson Campus
SC 23W
In Person 05/02/2015- 05/03/2015 Sat,Su 8:00AM- 5:00PM
  • B. Messenger II
Open
11 of 20 Seats Available

Firearms III/Long Weapons (AJS154) 1 Credit

Familiarization with different types of long weapons and associated ammunition. Emphasis on safety techniques for use and storage of weapons. Limited use of range for practice. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
15035 Spring 2015 Glendale: Ben Avery Firing Range
Ben Avery Firing Range
In Person 04/25/2015- 04/26/2015 Sat,Su 8:00AM- 5:00PM
  • J. McCown
  • D. Hill
Open
11 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 15035 will meet both days at the Ben Avery Shooting Facility, 4044 W. Black Canyon Boulevard, I-17 and Carefree Highway.
      Class 15035 costs include Legal Studies Class Fee: $35

Narcotics And Dangerous Drugs (AJS290AW) 1 Credit

Pharmacological effects of the use and abuse of drugs, including a description of common abuse patterns and investigative techniques used in the enforcement of drug laws. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
10645 Spring 2015 Phoenix
C102
In Person 04/24/2015- 04/25/2015 F,Sat 3:00PM- 7:00PM
  • D. Fredrickson
Open
57 of 75 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 10645 meets at C102 on Friday Apr 24, 2015 from 3:00PM - 7:00PM
      Class 10645 also meets at C102 on Saturday Apr 25, 2015 from 8:00AM - 5:30PM
      Late Start Class
      Class 10645 costs include Criminal Justice Course Fee: $10

Victim Assistance (AJS290BV) 1 Credit

An overview of victim issues emphasizing strategies used to reduce the trauma associated with crime. Includes description of counseling methods, referral procedures, intervention techniques, and community resources. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
31017 Spring 2015 Mesa: Dobson Campus
SC 28W
In Person 05/02/2015- 05/09/2015 Sat 8:00AM- 5:00PM
  • S. Schoon
Open
13 of 34 Seats Available

Elementary Arabic I (ARB101) 4 Credits

Introduction to the basic alphabet, grammar, pronunciation and vocabulary of the Arabic language. Listening, speaking, reading and writing skills. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20969 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • S. Risha
Open
7 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Software Required
    • Additional Class Notes: The technology required for this course is not compatible with Macintosh computers. You will need a computer microphone or headset to record oral assignments online.

Elementary Arabic II (ARB102) 4 Credits

A continuation of ARB101. Continued study of grammar and vocabulary, with emphasis on pronunciation and speaking skills. Prerequisites: ARB101.
Completion of prerequisites within the last three years is required.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20970 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/23/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • N. Mousa
Open
5 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Software Required
    • Additional Class Notes: The technology required for this course is not compatible with Macintosh computers. You will need a computer microphone or headset to record oral assignments online.

Intermediate Arabic I (ARB201) 4 Credits

Review of essential grammar of the Arabic language and study of the Arabic culture. Continued practice and development of reading, writing, and speaking skills. Emphasis on both fluency and accuracy in the spoken language. Prerequisites: ARB102 or permission of Department or Division.
Completion of prerequisites within the last three years is required.

General Education Designations: G

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20971 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • N. Mousa
Open
7 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Software Required
    • Additional Class Notes: The technology required for this course is not compatible with Macintosh computers. You will need a computer microphone or headset to record oral assignments online.

Intermediate Arabic II (ARB202) 4 Credits

Advanced grammatical structures in Arabic. Further development of language skills with emphasis on speaking the language. Prerequisites: ARB201 or permission of Department or Division.
Completion of prerequisites within the last three years is required.

General Education Designations: G

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20829 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • N. Mousa
Open
7 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Software Required
      Available for Honors Credit
    • Additional Class Notes: The technology required for this course is not compatible with Macintosh computers. You will need a computer microphone or headset to record oral assignments online.

Introduction to Art (ARH100) 3 Credits

Understanding and enjoyment of art through study of painting, sculpture, architecture design, photography, and decorative arts. Emphasis on contemporary topics and cultural diversity in the arts. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21285 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Littlefield
Open
15 of 25 Seats Available

Prehistoric through Gothic Art (ARH101) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: H, HU

SUN# ART1101
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21262 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • R. Duering
Open
3 of 32 Seats Available

Renaissance through Contemporary Art (ARH102) 3 Credits

History of art from around the world from the Renaissance through contemporary period. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: H, HU

SUN# ART1102
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21263 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Schiffner
Open
10 of 25 Seats Available

Two-Dimensional Design (ART112) 3 Credits

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

SUN# ART1112
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21260 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Painter
Open
13 of 25 Seats Available

Color (ART113) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24715 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • S. Biemond
Open
9 of 25 Seats Available

Culture in a Globalizing World (ASB102) 3 Credits

Principles of cultural and social anthropology, with illustrative materials from a variety of cultures. The nature of culture; social, political, and economic systems; religion, aesthetics and language. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20445 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Mixed Media Class
Mixed Media
Mixed Media: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • L. Rogers
Open
29 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Twelve (12) Week Class
      Microsoft Word or PowerPoint required.
      Course requires utilizing a DVD that accompanies the textbook.
      This is a correspondence class. Only the cost of tuition, fees and books is permitted for financial aid. Students pursuing a certificate program are not permitted to receive federal financial aid for correspondence classes. If you use financial aid to pay for school, please review Section II of your Financial Aid Terms and Conditions at the following web site:
      http://www.riosalado.edu/financial_aid/terms-conditions/Pages/default.aspx .
      Textbook Savings Program
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20461 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/30/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Deere
Open
22 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Twelve (12) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Course requires utilizing a DVD that accompanies the textbook.
      Available for Honors Credit
      Textbook Savings Program

Ethnic Relations in the United States (ASB202) 3 Credits

Basic concepts and processes, including historic overview, of interethnic relations in the United States: culture, race, ethnicity, ethnocentrism, prejudice, discrimination, racism, assimilation, acculturation, and individual and group responses to interethnic contact. Cultural knowledge and intercultural communication skills and perspectives as fundamental tools for successful management of social relations in a multicultural world. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: C, H, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20466 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Montoya
Open
2 of 30 Seats Available

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

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

General Education Designations: G, H, HU, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20467 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Turausky
Open
6 of 43 Seats Available

Indians of the Southwest (ASB245) 3 Credits

Comparative study of the cultures, including the histories and present status, of Indians of the Southwest. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20468 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Wharton
Open
21 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Ten (10) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Microsoft Word or PowerPoint required.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Foundations of Addictions and Substance Use Disorders (ASD100) 3 Credits

Introduction to the foundations of the alcohol and drug abuse rehabilitation field. Emphasis on the roles and responsibilities of the addictions counselor, ethical issues, pharmacology, family dynamics, dual diagnosis, intervention techniques, self-help groups, levels of care, symptom identification, and conducting alcohol/drug histories. Interactive work stressed. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23571 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • P. Nichols
Open
5 of 7 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23602 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • P. Nichols
Open
1 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Flex II
      Textbooks purchased at Rio Salado's bookstore include access code to videos. Codes are available separately for a fee if book was purchased elsewhere.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23771 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/30/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Watt
Open
15 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Flex II
      Textbooks purchased at Rio Salado's bookstore include access code to videos. Codes are available separately for a fee if book was purchased elsewhere.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23684 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • G. Zarchy
Open
4 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Flex II
      Textbooks purchased at Rio Salado's bookstore include access code to videos. Codes are available separately for a fee if book was purchased elsewhere.

Communication Skills in Treating Addiction (ASD102) 3 Credits

Further examination and refinement of communication and beginning professional counseling skills as they relate to the addicted client and family members. Emphasis on practicing the application of these skills to various situations associated with treatment planning. Recordkeeping/documentation skills emphasized. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23689 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • L. Ray
Open
11 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      You will need access to a computer, speakers, and a word processing system to prepare written material. Various documents throughout this course require the use of Adobe's Acrobat Reader.
      Flex II
      Textbook Savings Program
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23604 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • D. Gates
Open
3 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      You will need access to a computer, speakers, and a word processing system to prepare written material. Various documents throughout this course require the use of Adobe's Acrobat Reader.
      Textbook Savings Program
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23588 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/16/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • D. Gates
Open
22 of 25 Seats Available

Pharmacology of Substances of Abuse and Dependency (ASD110) 3 Credits

Exploration of the pharmacology of substance of abuse and dependency. Examines the effects of psychopharmacological chemicals on human physiology. Emphasis on identification and management of substances of abuse and dependency. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23572 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/16/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • D. Koch
Open
22 of 25 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23696 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Delano
Open
16 of 25 Seats Available

Professional Ethics in Addictions and Substance Use Disorders (ASD120) 1 Credit

Exploration of topics relative to the professional and ethical development of the addictions and substance use disorders counselor, including manpower utilization, professionalism, and the meeting of individual counselor needs within the field. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23608 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Bogash
Open
3 of 25 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23590 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/30/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Bogash
Open
22 of 25 Seats Available

AIDS and Addiction (ASD145) 1 Credit

Exploration of AIDS and its relationship to addiction. Emphasis on myths and realities of AIDS, personal values, feelings, and limitations and treatment goals. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23610 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • R. James
Open
12 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Eight (8) Week Class
      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
23573 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • R. James
Open
22 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      This is a correspondence class. Only the cost of tuition, fees and books is permitted for financial aid. Students pursuing a certificate program are not permitted to receive federal financial aid for correspondence classes. If you use financial aid to pay for school, please review Section II of your Financial Aid Terms and Conditions at the following web site: http://www.riosalado.edu/financial_aid/terms-conditions/Pages/default.aspx
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Principles of Self-Help Groups (ASD150) 2 Credits

Overview of the fundamental principles, concepts and historical antecedents of the various self-help groups. Emphasis on the self-help groups of Alcoholics Anonymous, Al-anon, Alateen, Narcotics Anonymous, Co-dependents Anonymous, and Adult Children of Alcoholics. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23574 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Smith
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      This is a correspondence class. Only the cost of tuition, fees and books is permitted for financial aid. Students pursuing a certificate program are not permitted to receive federal financial aid for correspondence classes. If you use financial aid to pay for school, please review Section II of your Financial Aid Terms and Conditions at the following web site: http://www.riosalado.edu/financial_aid/terms-conditions/Pages/default.aspx
      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
23612 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Smith
Open
1 of 25 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23664 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/13/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Smith
Open
22 of 25 Seats Available

Beginning Clinical Documentation Skills (ASD161) 3 Credits

Overview of addictions and substance use disorders counseling, interviewing, and documentation. Includes record keeping and documentation skills. Alcohol and drug abuse counselor core functions emphasized. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23614 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Simpson
Open
13 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Available for Honors Credit
      You will need access to a computer, speakers, and a word processing system to prepare written material. Various documents throughout this course require the use of Adobe's Acrobat Reader.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23575 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/16/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Simpson
Open
21 of 25 Seats Available

Theories and Techniques in the Treatment of Addictions (ASD165) 2 Credits

Overview of counseling theories including the application to addictions and substance use disorders groups. Recordkeeping skills and beginning counseling skills emphasized. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23616 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Will
Open
9 of 25 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23592 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Will
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available

Family Dynamics and Addiction (ASD220) 3 Credits

Analysis of the impact of addictions on all the members of a family. Interviewing, assessment and therapeutic approaches particularly useful for these family members presented. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23618 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • D. Gates
Open
14 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Available for Honors Credit
      You will need access to a computer, speakers, and a word processing system to prepare written material. Various documents throughout this course require the use of Adobe's Acrobat Reader.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23576 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • D. Gates
Open
22 of 25 Seats Available

Counseling Multicultural and Diverse Populations (ASD226) 3 Credits

Exploration of influences of culture and diversity on addictions and substance abuse. Emphasis on recovery and therapeutic relationships. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23577 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Simpson
Open
24 of 25 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23620 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • L. Aumack
Open
15 of 25 Seats Available

Relapse, Recovery, and Addiction (ASD236) 2 Credits

Review of the bio-psycho-social processes of recovery and relapse in addictions. Exploration into those factors that both contribute to and inhibit recovery and relapse. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23622 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Baker
Open
12 of 25 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23594 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Baker
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available

Co-Occurring Disorders (ASD245) 2 Credits

Examines co-occurring disorders from the bio-psycho-social model. Includes causes, consequences, assessment, and treatment, emphasizing the psychoeducational model of treatment. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23624 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • E. Roy-Day
Open
15 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Eight (8) Week Class
      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
23912 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • E. Roy-Day
Open
2 of 3 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      This is a correspondence class. Only the cost of tuition, fees and books is permitted for financial aid. Students pursuing a certificate program are not permitted to receive federal financial aid for correspondence classes. If you use financial aid to pay for school, please review Section II of your Financial Aid Terms and Conditions at the following web site: http://www.riosalado.edu/financial_aid/terms-conditions/Pages/default.aspx
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Group Interventions (ASD250) 3 Credits

Focus on group dynamics and group process as they relate to addictions and substance use disorders. Exploration of group developmental stages, family intervention models, various counseling approaches/techniques and their application to therapeutic, education and family groups. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23626 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. McGuire
Open
13 of 25 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23586 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. McGuire
Open
23 of 25 Seats Available

Advanced Theory and Techniques in the Treatment of Addiction Disorders (ASD275) 3 Credits

Capstone course for level two certificate in addictions and substance use disorders program. Focus on counseling theories and techniques used by counselors as they relate to the client and family members. Prerequisites: ASD220, ASD226, ASD245 and ASD250 with a grade of C or better, or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23628 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • D. Bruno-Krupp
Open
17 of 25 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23578 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/16/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • D. Bruno-Krupp
Open
23 of 25 Seats Available

Addictions and Substance Use Disorders Practicum (ASD280) 6 Credits

Opportunity for advanced students to use his/her developed knowledge and skills in an applied setting with supervision. Note: ASD280 may be repeated for a total of twelve (12) credit hours. Prerequisites: ASD275 with a grade of C or better, or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23596 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Hybrid with Internship
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Bowden Sr
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
    • Additional Class Notes: You must complete a 240 hour chemical dependency practicum work experience.

Treatment for Stimulant Use Disorders Seminar (ASD285AA) 1 Credit

Stimulant use disorder treatment issues. Emphasis on current and developing treatment information. Covers common stimulant abuse characteristics and treatment strategies. Also includes community resource information. Prerequisites: None. Note: ASD285AA may be repeated for a total of four (4) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23642 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • S. McNally
Open
4 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Four (4) Week Class
      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
23579 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • S. McNally
Open
2 of 2 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      This is a correspondence class. Only the cost of tuition, fees and books is permitted for financial aid. Students pursuing a certificate program are not permitted to receive federal financial aid for correspondence classes. If you use financial aid to pay for school, please review Section II of your Financial Aid Terms and Conditions at the following web site: http://www.riosalado.edu/financial_aid/terms-conditions/Pages/default.aspx
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Adolescent Substance Abuse Treatment Seminar (ASD285BB) 1 Credit

Adolescent substance abuse treatment issues. Emphasis on current and developing treatment information. Covers common adolescent substance abuse characteristics and treatment strategies. Also includes community resource information. Prerequisites: None. Note: ASD285BB may be repeated for a total of four (4) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23598 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Smith
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      This is a correspondence class. Only the cost of tuition, fees and books is permitted for financial aid. Students pursuing a certificate program are not permitted to receive federal financial aid for correspondence classes. If you use financial aid to pay for school, please review Section II of your Financial Aid Terms and Conditions at the following web site: http://www.riosalado.edu/financial_aid/terms-conditions/Pages/default.aspx
      Note: DVD is not required but available by request from the college. DVD must be returned at end of class.
      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
23646 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • S. McNally
Open
6 of 11 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Four (4) Week Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Addiction Review Seminar (ASD285CC) 1 Credit

A brief review of current addiction issues. Emphasis on current and developing treatment information. Covers common alcohol and drug addiction characteristics and treatment strategies. Also includes community resource information. Prerequisites: None. Note: ASD285CC may be repeated for a total of four (4.0) credits.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23636 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Smith
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Four (4) Week Class
      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
23580 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Smith
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      This is a correspondence class. Only the cost of tuition, fees and books is permitted for financial aid. Students pursuing a certificate program are not permitted to receive federal financial aid for correspondence classes. If you use financial aid to pay for school, please review Section II of your Financial Aid Terms and Conditions at the following web site: http://www.riosalado.edu/financial_aid/terms-conditions/Pages/default.aspx
      Note: Course requires viewing DVDs provided on loan by the college.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Motivation For Change In Substance Abuse Treatment Seminar (ASD285DD) 1 Credit

Issues regarding motivational change in substance abuse treatment. Emphasis on current and developing treatment information. Covers common motivational change techniques. Also includes community resource information. Prerequisites: None. Note: ASD285DD may be repeated for a total of four (4.0) credits.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23600 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/30/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Smith
Open
24 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      This is a correspondence class. Only the cost of tuition, fees and books is permitted for financial aid. Students pursuing a certificate program are not permitted to receive federal financial aid for correspondence classes. If you use financial aid to pay for school, please review Section II of your Financial Aid Terms and Conditions at the following web site: http://www.riosalado.edu/financial_aid/terms-conditions/Pages/default.aspx
      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
23648 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Smith
Open
23 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Four (4) Week Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Domestic Violence And Substance Abuse Seminar (ASD285EE) 1 Credit

Domestic violence and substance abuse treatment issues. Emphasis on current and developing domestic violence and substance abuse information. Covers techniques, strategies, and treatment modalities for domestic violence and substance abuse patients. Also includes community resource information. Prerequisites: None. Note: ASD285EE may be repeated for a total of four (4.0) credits.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23644 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Smith
Open
21 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Four (4) Week Class
      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
23581 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Smith
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      This is a correspondence class. Only the cost of tuition, fees and books is permitted for financial aid. Students pursuing a certificate program are not permitted to receive federal financial aid for correspondence classes. If you use financial aid to pay for school, please review Section II of your Financial Aid Terms and Conditions at the following web site: http://www.riosalado.edu/financial_aid/terms-conditions/Pages/default.aspx
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Street Drugs Seminar (ASD285FF) 1 Credit

Street drug issues. Emphasis on current and developing street drug information. Covers techniques strategies and treatment modalities for street drug abuse patients. Also includes community resource information. Prerequisites: None. Note: ASD285FF may be repeated for a total of four (4.0) credits.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23582 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Smith
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      This is a correspondence class. Only the cost of tuition, fees and books is permitted for financial aid. Students pursuing a certificate program are not permitted to receive federal financial aid for correspondence classes. If you use financial aid to pay for school, please review Section II of your Financial Aid Terms and Conditions at the following web site: http://www.riosalado.edu/financial_aid/terms-conditions/Pages/default.aspx
      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
23634 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/16/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Smith
Open
19 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Four (4) Week Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Addictive and Medical Plants Seminar (ASD285GG) 1 Credit

Addictive and medical plant issues. Emphasis on current and developing addictive and medical plant information. Covers addictive and medical plant typology. Also includes community resource information. Prerequisites: None. Note: ASD285GG may be repeated for a total of four (4) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23638 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/16/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Smith
Open
19 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Four (4) Week Class
      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
23583 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Smith
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      This is a correspondence class. Only the cost of tuition, fees and books is permitted for financial aid. Students pursuing a certificate program are not permitted to receive federal financial aid for correspondence classes. If you use financial aid to pay for school, please review Section II of your Financial Aid Terms and Conditions at the following web site: http://www.riosalado.edu/financial_aid/terms-conditions/Pages/default.aspx
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Intervention and Treatment for Addictions and Substance Use Disorders Seminar (ASD285HH) 1 Credit

Brief interventions and treatment for addictions and substance use disorders. Emphasis on current and developing intervention and treatment information. Covers treatment and intervention techniques for use with addictions and substance use disorders. Also includes community resource information. Prerequisites: None. Note: ASD285HH may be repeated for a total of four (4) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23584 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/30/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Smith
Open
23 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      This is a correspondence class. Only the cost of tuition, fees and books is permitted for financial aid. Students pursuing a certificate program are not permitted to receive federal financial aid for correspondence classes. If you use financial aid to pay for school, please review Section II of your Financial Aid Terms and Conditions at the following web site: http://www.riosalado.edu/financial_aid/terms-conditions/Pages/default.aspx
      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
23640 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Smith
Open
21 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Four (4) Week Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Multicultural Aspects (ASD285II) 1 Credit

Multicultural aspects of counseling in addictions and substance use disorders. Emphasis on current and developing treatment information. Covers common aspects of multicultural characteristics and treatment strategies. Also explores ethical counselor/client relationships. Prerequisites: None. Note: ASD285II may be repeated for a total of four (4) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23632 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Smith
Open
22 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Four (4) Week Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Clinical Supervision Training Of Supervisors (ASD285JJ) 1 Credit

Clinical supervision training of supervisor issues. Emphasis on current and developing treatment information. Also includes community resource information. Prerequisites: None. Note: ASD285JJ may be repeated for a total of four (4) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23630 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/16/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Smith
Open
22 of 25 Seats Available

Advanced Foundations: Addictions and Substance Use Disorders Counselor Licensing/Certification Exams (ASD294) 3 Credits

Review for individuals preparing for addictions and substance use disorders counselor licensing and/or certification exams. Emphasis on ethics, treatment, pharmacology, family issues, and self-help groups. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23650 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Smith
Open
30 of 35 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Automotive Emission Systems (AUT210AA) 3 Credits

Automotive emissions control systems and methods of emissions measurement. Diagnostic practices as suggested by the manufacturers and the related service of emissions control devices. Prerequisites: (AUT103AA and AUT104AA), or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25671 Spring 2015 GateWay
Automotive Classroom 419
In Person 04/30/2015- 05/14/2015 M,Tu,W,Th,F 7:30AM- 3:00PM
  • J. Cooper
Open
4 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 25671 costs include ITTC-Automotive Fee: $40
    • Additional Class Notes: Toyota T-TEN Class. Department Permission Required.
  • Textbook info pending

Special Projects (AUT298AB) 2 Credits

An organized and tailored activity around the interests and needs of the individual student. Allows the best aspects of independent study and individualized learning to be combined to maximize student development. Prerequisites: Permission of Program Director or Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25948 Spring 2015 GateWay
Independent Study
Independent Study 04/30/2015- 05/13/2015 N/A 12:45PM- 5:15PM
  • S. Folks
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Honda PACT Cohort or permission of Instructor.
      Class 25948 costs include ITTC-Automotive Fee: $40

Therapeutic Intervention Models (BHS205) 3 Credits

Familiarization with at least five models of therapeutic intervention. Defines the key concepts, therapeutic process, techniques and procedures of each model. Prerequisites: BHS105 or ASD102 or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23794 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/13/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • E. Roy-Day
Open
24 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      Textbook Savings Program
      This is a correspondence class. Only the cost of tuition, fees and books is permitted for financial aid. Students pursuing a certificate program are not permitted to receive federal financial aid for correspondence classes. If you use financial aid to pay for school, please review Section II of your Financial Aid Terms and Conditions at the following web site: http://www.riosalado.edu/financial_aid/terms-conditions/Pages/default.aspx
      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
23795 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • E. Roy-Day
Open
16 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Textbook Savings Program
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Biology Concepts (BIO100) 4 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24047 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Goettl
Open
4 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Eight (8) Week Class
      Software Required
    • Additional Class Notes: Note: Students enrolling in BIO100 will complete both theoretical and lab work through lab kit, Online and CD-ROM resources. This course requires the use of MS Word.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24049 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/13/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Edelstein
Open
22 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Eight (8) Week Class
      Software Required
    • Additional Class Notes: Note: Students enrolling in BIO100 will complete both theoretical and lab work through lab kit, Online and CD-ROM resources. This course requires the use of MS Word.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24051 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • T. Sawyer
Open
11 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Sixteen (16) Week Class
      Software Required
    • Additional Class Notes: Note: Students enrolling in BIO100 will complete both theoretical and lab work through lab kit, Online and CD-ROM resources. This course requires the use of MS Word.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24053 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • B. Behrens
Open
21 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Sixteen (16) Week Class
      Software Required
    • Additional Class Notes: Note: Students enrolling in BIO100 will complete both theoretical and lab work through lab kit, Online and CD-ROM resources. This course requires the use of MS Word.

Environmental Biology (BIO105) 4 Credits

Fundamentals of ecology and their relevance to human impact on natural ecosystems. Field trips may be required at students' expense. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24202 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • P. Ide
Open
18 of 32 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24204 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Fulton
Open
19 of 25 Seats Available

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
24059 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Gauthier
Open
5 of 15 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24061 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Gauthier
Open
1 of 11 Seats Available

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: Grade of "C" or better in RDG091 or eligibility for CRE101 as indicated by appropriate reading placement test score. One year high school chemistry or one semester of college-level chemistry recommended.

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24218 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Naroski
Open
1 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Eight (8) Week Class
      Textbook Savings Program
      Software Required
    • Additional Class Notes: Note: Students enrolling in BIO156 Internet will complete both theoretical and lab work through lab kit and online resources. A PC, Microsoft Word and Internet Explorer are required for this course.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24234 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. McIntosh
Open
3 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Eight (8) Week Class
      Textbook Savings Program
      Software Required
    • Additional Class Notes: Note: Students enrolling in BIO156 Internet will complete both theoretical and lab work through lab kit and online resources. A PC, Microsoft Word and Internet Explorer are required for this course.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24236 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • T. DiVito
Open
5 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Eight (8) Week Class
      Textbook Savings Program
      Software Required
    • Additional Class Notes: Note: Students enrolling in BIO156 Internet will complete both theoretical and lab work through lab kit and online resources. A PC, Microsoft Word and Internet Explorer are required for this course.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24240 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • L. Byers
Open
5 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Sixteen (16) Week Class
      Textbook Savings Program
      Software Required
    • Additional Class Notes: Note: Students enrolling in BIO156 Internet will complete both theoretical and lab work through lab kit and online resources. A PC, Microsoft Word and Internet Explorer are required for this course.

Introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology (BIO160) 4 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SG

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24266 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Drobac
Open
2 of 30 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24274 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • B. Seibert
Open
13 of 30 Seats Available

Human Anatomy and Physiology I (BIO201) 4 Credits

Study of structure and function of the human body. Topics include cells, tissues, integumentary system, skeletal system, muscular system, and nervous system. Prerequisites: (BIO156 or 181 with "C" or better or 1 yr of HS biology with "C" or better)&("C" or better in RDG091 or eligibility for CRE101 as indicated by reading placement test score). CHM130 or higher or 1 yr of HS chemistry suggested not required.

General Education Designations: SG

SUN# BIO2201
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24296 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/30/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • D. Ramos
Open
14 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Sixteen (16) Week Class
      Textbook Savings Program
      Available for Honors Credit
      Software Required
    • Additional Class Notes: This course requires the use of MS Word.

Human Anatomy and Physiology II (BIO202) 4 Credits

Continuation of structure and function of the human body. Topics include endocrine, circulatory, lymphatic, respiratory, digestive, urinary, and reproductive systems; and fluid and electrolyte balance. Prerequisites: A grade of "C" or better in BIO201.

General Education Designations: SG

SUN# BIO2202
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24314 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • V. Domer
Open
1 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Eight (8) Week Class
      Software Required
      Textbook Savings Program
      Available for Honors Credit
    • Additional Class Notes: Note: This course requires the use of MS Word.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24316 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Anzini
Open
1 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Sixteen (16) Week Class
      Software Required
      Textbook Savings Program
      Available for Honors Credit
    • Additional Class Notes: Note: This course requires the use of MS Word.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24330 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/30/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Rees
Open
23 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Eight (8) Week Class
      Software Required
      Textbook Savings Program
      Available for Honors Credit
    • Additional Class Notes: Note: This course requires the use of MS Word.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24336 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/30/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • S. Holemon
Open
22 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Sixteen (16) Week Class
      Software Required
      Textbook Savings Program
      Available for Honors Credit
    • Additional Class Notes: Note: This course requires the use of MS Word.

Microbiology (BIO205) 4 Credits

Study of microorganisms and their relationship to health, ecology, and related fields. Prerequisites: (BIO156 or 181 with "C" or better or 1 yr of HS biology with "C" or better)&("C" or better in RDG091 or eligibility for CRE101 as indicated by reading placement test score). CHM130 or higher or 1 yr of HS chemistry suggested not required.

General Education Designations: SG

SUN# BIO2205
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24370 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • L. Schramm
Open
15 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Sixteen (16) Week Class
      Available for Honors Credit
      Software Required
      Textbook Savings Program
    • Additional Class Notes: Note: Students enrolling in BIO205 Internet will complete lab work online. This course requires the use of MS Word.

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 Instructors Availability
21493 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Team Taught Online Course
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • S. Team
  • M. De Poy
  • V. Jones
  • M. Planas
  • B. Raymond
Open
3 of 50 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21637 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/23/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • E. Mitchell
Open
18 of 30 Seats Available

Microcomputer Set Up And Maintenance (BPC125) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21400 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • T. Kaiser Borning
Open
18 of 30 Seats Available

Windows Desktop Design And Publishing (BPC138AA) 3 Credits

Use of Windows based microcomputers and appropriate commercial software package to compose and print textual and graphic materials of high quality. Includes overview of micro operating system, word processing of copy, use of graphics programs, layout of design elements, and printing alternatives. Prerequisites: BPC/CIS105 or BPC110 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
23035 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Team Taught Online Course
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • S. Team
  • M. De Poy
  • V. Jones
  • M. Planas
  • B. Raymond
Open
49 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Software Required
      Publisher 2013
    • Additional Class Notes: Microsoft Windows Operating System Required
  • Textbook info pending

Computer Maintenance: A+ Exam Prep Level I (BPC170) 3 Credits

Explore technical aspects of personal computers, including system components, installation, system configuration, peripheral devices, and notebooks. Emphasis placed on proper usage of tools, safety procedures, and professionalism. Helps prepare students for the CompTIA A+ examinations. Prerequisites: CIS105 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21402 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • G. Alessi
Open
8 of 13 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Software Required
      Required Training Materials
      PC Pro LabSim, which can be purchased directly from TestOut. See Syllabus for ISBN information.
      NOTE: Your instructor will provide a promotion code to purchase the lab simulation software at an educational discount from TestOut along with instructions on how to purchase it.
      Microsoft Silverlight version 4 or 5* (* preferred)
    • Additional Class Notes: Microsoft Windows Operating System Required

Computer Configuration And Enhancement (BPC225) 1 Credit

Configuration and enhancement of a computer. Emphasis on configuration of hardware and software to optimize computer performance. Includes memory configuration and the identification and troubleshooting of configuration problems. Prerequisites: BPC125 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21404 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • T. Kaiser Borning
Open
25 of 30 Seats Available

Computer Maintenance: A+ Exam Prep Level II (BPC270) 3 Credits

Explore advanced technical aspects of maintaining and servicing computers. Emphasis placed on installation, maintenance, mobile devices, security, troubleshooting, and resolving various computer problems. Helps prepare students for the CompTIA A+ examinations. Prerequisites: BPC170 with grade of C or better, or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24614 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • G. Alessi
Open
9 of 22 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Required Training Materials
      PC Pro LabSim, which can be purchased directly from TestOut. See Syllabus for ISBN information. Your instructor will provide a promotion code to purchase the lab simulation software at an educational discount from TestOut along with instructions on how to purchase it.
      Microsoft Silverlight version 4 or 5* (* preferred)
      Software Required

Operating System, Word and Internet Searching basics (CBP800-01CPT) 0 Credits

Basic Computer Workshop 1 focuses on three topics: a computer system's
basic components and operating system, basic functions of a word processing program, and Internet search techniques. Students will access
the course online in a lab setting with support from an instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41124 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Lifelong Learning Center
RSC Lifelong Learning Center
In Person 04/24/2015- 04/24/2015 F 9:00AM- 12:00PM
  • D. Singer
Open
19 of 20 Seats Available

Excel charts and graphs and presentation basics (CBP800-03CPT) 0 Credits

Basic Computer Workshop 3 focuses on two topics: Spreadsheet charts and graphs, and how to create basic electronic presentations. Students will access the course online in a lab setting with support from an instructor.

Prerequisite + Basic Workshop 2 Noncredit Prerequisites: CBP800-01CPT and CBP800-02CPT

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39147 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Lifelong Learning Center
RSC Lifelong Learning Center
In Person 05/01/2015- 05/01/2015 F 9:00AM- 12:00PM
  • D. Singer
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available

Learning With Toys (CFS101AR) 1 Credit

Use of creative imagination with toys to enable the child alone or with others to explore the world. Includes evaluating proper use of toys and appropriate developmental skills. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19449 Spring 2015 South Mountain
TC 156
In Person 05/02/2015- 05/09/2015 Sat 9:00AM- 4:00PM
  • L. Hendershot
Open
6 of 22 Seats Available

Contemporary Issues In Early Childhood (CFS120) 1 Credit

Designed to develop understanding of a broad range of contemporary issues that impact the child in today's society. Course directed at pre-service and in-service professionals. Prerequisites: None. Note: CFS/ECH120 may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22853 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • S. Banner
Open
9 of 25 Seats Available

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21869 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • S. Banner
Open
2 of 11 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Four (4) Week Class
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement; (online subscription required).
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 21869 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Safety In Early Childhood Settings (CFS125) 1 Credit

Fundamental concepts of promoting a safe, but challenging learning environments. Establishing and maintaining safety procedures in the early childhood setting. Emphasis on indoor and outdoor equipment and activities, risk analysis, accident, evacuation, and emergency plans, regulations, regulatory agencies and resources, current topics, and innovative practices. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21871 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Evans
Open
18 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Four (4) Week Class
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement; (online subscription required).
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 21871 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Marriage and Family Life (CFS157) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21691 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Que
Open
3 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement; (online subscription required).
      Textbook Savings Program
      Class 21691 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

The Modern Family (CFS159) 3 Credits

An examination of the modern American family. Special emphasis on the changing functions and roles of individuals within today's society and an analysis of the basic problems confronting the family, including alternative family styles. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21779 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. O'Brien
Open
6 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Textbook Savings Program
      Flex II
      Class 21779 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10
    • Additional Class Notes: Software Required: MS Word and PowerPoint or you will need to download a PowerPoint viewer.

Family Child Care: Introduction to Business Management (CFS163) 3 Credits

Emphasis on small business management and effective policies and procedures for family child care providers. Licensing, legal, and regulatory issues in a home setting are examined. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22902 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Spooner
Open
5 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Eight (8) Week Class
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement; 1-year online subscription is required.
      Microsoft Word 2007 and Excel 2007 or higher are required.
      Software Required

Family Child Care: Curriculum and Environment (CFS164) 3 Credits

Family child care planning for multi-age groupings of children through age eight. Role of the environment as well as various curriculum programs will be explored and evaluated. Exploration of culturally rich, inclusive and child-centered environment in his/her own child care setting. Issues of professionalism, family partnerships, observation, guidance, and health/safety practices are examined. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39150 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/06/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Pyles
Open
5 of 7 Seats Available

Family Child Care: The Environment (CFS164AA) 1 Credit

Family child care environments for multi-age groupings of children through age eight. Exploration of culturally rich, inclusive, and child-centered environment in his/her own child care setting. Issues of health/safety practices are examined. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22870 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/23/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Pyles
Open
1 of 3 Seats Available

Family Child Care: Programming, Guidance and Observation (CFS164AB) 1 Credit

Family child care programming for multi-age groupings of children through age eight. Various curriculum programs will be explored and evaluated. Issues of observation and guidance are examined. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22149 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/20/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Pyles
Open
6 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Four (4) Week Class
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement; (online subscription required).
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Family Child Care: Family Partnerships and Professionalism (CFS164AC) 1 Credit

Issues of professionalism, family partnerships, communication, and ethical practices are examined. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22883 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Pyles
Open
7 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Four (4) Week Class
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement; (online subscription required).
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

School-Age Child Care Provider (CFS167) 3 Credits

Issues related to school-age child care. Past, current, and future trends; regulations, insurance liabilities and coverage, shared facilities, and community resources. Techniques for managing/administering services and personnel, communicating with parents, and evaluating the care/program. Planning and scheduling the school-age program. Includes overview of child growth and development, types of routines and activity schedules. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23901 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • V. Catlett-Newby
Open
6 of 7 Seats Available

Child Development (CFS176) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21692 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • L. Randleman
Open
5 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement; one-year online subscription required.
      Textbook Savings Program
      Class 21692 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Parent-Child Interaction (CFS177) 3 Credits

Positive methods to strengthen relationships and resolve conflicts with children. Focus on effective interpersonal skills and guidance techniques. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24143 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Pyles
Open
8 of 11 Seats Available

Child Care: A Multifaceted Career (CFS179) 1 Credit

Overview of the child care field. Focus on enhancing children's self esteem, providing for children's nutritional needs, and developing adequate safety and sanitation practices. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24663 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/16/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • V. Catlett-Newby
Open
4 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Four (4) Week Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Contemporary Issues In Adolescence (CFS183) 3 Credits

Current issues that impact adolescent development and behavior explored. Comprehensive and specific strategies for addressing these issues as parents or professionals working with teens emphasized. Issues related to adolescent sexuality, abuse, mental health, violence, and risk behaviors included. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23312 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/23/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • H. Wall
Open
23 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement: (one-year subscription required) and PowerPoint software are required.
      Class 23312 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Home-Based Visitation (CFS190) 3 Credits

Emphasis on development of skills needed to successfully complete home-based client visitation. Opportunities for field-based observations provided. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22026 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/23/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Pyles
Open
24 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Ten (10) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement; (online subscription required).
      Class 22026 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Child Care Center Staff Development (CFS192) 1 Credit

Presents strategies to administrators and supervisors in child care centers for developing the personal and professional growth of child care staff. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22893 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/16/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Pyles
Open
22 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Four (4) Week Class
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement; 1-year online subscription is required.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 22893 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Early Childhood Program Management: Staffing And Managing (CFS194AA) 1 Credit

Methods and techniques for recruiting, staffing, and managing in early childhood programs. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22055 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Que
Open
3 of 3 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Four (4) Week Class
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement; (online subscription required).
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 22055 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Early Childhood Personnel Supervision (CFS195) 1 Credit

Covers supervision concepts and applications for early childhood programs. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22037 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/30/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • S. Laurita
Open
2 of 3 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Four (4) Week Class
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement; (online subscription required).
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 22037 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Ethics And The Early Childhood Educator (CFS196) 1 Credit

Ethical issues in the early childhood field. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22072 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/16/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Que
Open
24 of 25 Seats Available

Human Development (CFS205) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21693 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Prevatte
Open
2 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement: (1 yr. subscription required)
      Textbook Savings Program
      Class 21693 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Child And Family Organizations: Management And Administration (CFS206) 3 Credits

Examination of management and administration of community- based child and family organizations within the context of organizational behaviors. Focus on attributes of effective organizations: the impact of organizational culture and learning, work-place diversity and employee motivation. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21772 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Welter
Open
7 of 15 Seats Available

Organization And Community Leadership In Child And Family Organizations (CFS207) 3 Credits

Examination of organization and community leadership as it applies to the management and administration of community- based child and family services organizations. Provides overview of leadership styles and function. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21774 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • B. Sawyer
Open
5 of 11 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement: (subscription required)
      Class 21774 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Child And Family Organizations: Fiscal Management And Grant Writing (CFS208) 3 Credits

Examination of fiscal accountability and resource development as it applies to the management and administration of community-based child and family social service organizations. Provides overview of grant development processes beginning with research into governmental and private funding sources through fiscal and grant audit processes. Includes budget development, risk management, and cost control issues. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22031 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/16/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • V. Catlett-Newby
Open
11 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Taskstream : Tools of Engagement ,1 year subscription required.
      Class 22031 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Child And Family Organizations: Project Management (CFS209) 3 Credits

Focuses on concepts and strategies associated with effective project management in community-based child and family organizations. Emphasis on planning, evaluation and project management models. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22116 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Welter
Open
4 of 11 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement; one-year online subscription required.
      Class 22116 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Family Life Education (CFS210) 3 Credits

Provides an overview of the professional work within the field of family life education. Emphasis on developing flexible, culturally sensitive and effective professional skills. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22034 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Spooner
Open
13 of 15 Seats Available

Introduction To Parenting And Family Development (CFS220) 3 Credits

Overview of the field of family and parent development. Focuses on parenthood as a developmental process and cultural influences on child rearing. A family systems perspective introduced and applied to understanding families with children. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21781 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • B. Garcia
Open
19 of 25 Seats Available

Foundations of Parent Education (CFS225) 3 Credits

Professional development as related to work with parents. Emphasis on developing effective skills with parents, professionals and paraprofessionals involved with the child. Skills and techniques to facilitate and strengthen the individual and family relationships. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21783 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/23/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. O'Brien
Open
2 of 3 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement (subscription required)
      Class 21783 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Developing Child: Theory into Practice, Prenatal - Age 8 (CFS235) 3 Credits

Understanding and working with young children, birth through age 8. Analysis of young children's physical, social, emotional, cognitive and linguistic development within their home, school, and cultural contexts. Typical and atypical development. Implications for teachers and parents. Emphasis on observations and planning curriculum based on theories, research, and child-specific data. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22100 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • S. Laurita
Open
7 of 7 Seats Available

Human Behavior In Context (CFS240) 3 Credits

Considers the influences of physical and social environments in which human behavior occurs. Includes multiple roles and perspectives of the individual, the family, society and the professional. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22057 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • D. Eaton
Open
10 of 11 Seats Available

Cross-Cultural Parenting (CFS243) 3 Credits

Focus on the study of parents and children from a cross-cultural position. Emphasis on parenting styles and practices from a cultural directive and expectation perspective. Course designed for those seeking careers in Family Studies, Parent Education, Psychology, Social Work/Human Services. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22086 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • S. Banner
Open
10 of 11 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement: (one-year subscription required).
      Textbook Savings Program
      Software Required

Family Ties and Aging (CFS247) 3 Credits

Identification and examination of facets of family relationships and aging. Emphasis on study of central family connections for older people, unique family situations, and implications of family transitions. Course designed for those seeking careers in Family Studies, Parent Education, Psychology, Social Work/Human Services. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22118 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/23/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. O'Brien
Open
6 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement (1 yr subscription required)
      Flex II
      Software Required
      Class 22118 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Transition To Adulthood (CFS249) 3 Credits

Emphasis on major elements of the transition to adulthood and key links to changes in family relationships. Focus on the realignment of intergenerational relationships and reassessment of family priorities. Course designed for those seeking careers in Family Studies, Parent Education, Psychology, Social Work/Human Services. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22024 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. O'Brien
Open
8 of 11 Seats Available

Social Policy and Families (CFS250) 3 Credits

Examines the impact of social policy on family systems and the implications for professional roles and practice. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22181 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • H. Wall
Open
24 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement; one-year online subscription required.
      Class 22181 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Transitions: Work To Retirement (CFS251) 3 Credits

Explores the work to retirement transitional issues that impact individuals and families. Emphasis on physical, cognitive and psychosocial dimensions of retirement. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23142 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Hanson
Open
7 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement (one-year subscription required)
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 23142 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Contemporary Issues In Aging (CFS252) 3 Credits

Current issues that impact aging development and behavior explored. Comprehensive and specific strategies for addressing these issues for professionals working with aging adults emphasized. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23298 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. O'Brien
Open
7 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Software Required
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement: (one-year subscription required) and PowerPoint software are required.
      Class 23298 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Families In Society (CFS258) 3 Credits

Areas of concentration include family transition, diversity in structure and culture faced by contemporary families, problems, crisis and change affecting the stress on families as our society progresses into a more complicated future. The study of change as an integral part of all family's day-to-day experiences while recognizing that family ancestral and cultural dimensions are fundamental for all family groupings. Course designed for those seeking careers in Family Studies, Parent Education, Psychology, Social Work/Human Services. Prerequisites: CFS157 and CFS259, or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23535 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Spooner
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement; (online subscription required).
      Class 23535 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Sexuality over the Life Span (CFS259) 3 Credits

Examination of the physical, psychological, social, and cultural contributions to human sexuality. Emphasis on family life and cultural variation. Examination of facts and myths, current literature, and changing mores regarding human sexuality. Sexuality of males and females in contemporary society; impact of sexual trends on society; home/school issues in sexuality education. Prerequisites: Permission of Department or Division. Student must be 18 years or older.

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21785 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • L. Houvener
Open
3 of 11 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Textbook Savings Program
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement (subscription required)
      Class 21785 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10
    • Additional Class Notes: All students who are 18 years or older have permission to enroll in CFS259.

Adult-Adolescent Interaction (CFS277) 3 Credits

Prepares social service workers, teachers, and parents to interact effectively with teenagers. Develops understanding of the interaction between adolescents and their families. Teaches practical strategies to deal with specific problem areas. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22899 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • B. Sawyer
Open
8 of 11 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement; 1-year online subscription is required.
      Class 22899 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Family-School Interaction: Preschool (CFS285AA) 1 Credit

Interaction among parents, teachers and the preschool. Emphasis on methods used cooperatively by parents and preschool teachers to provide for education and developmental needs. Prerequisites: CFS/ECH176 or CFS278 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24063 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • D. Eaton
Open
3 of 3 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Four (4) Week Class
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement; (online subscription required).
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 24063 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Elementary Chinese (Mandarin) I (CHI101) 5 Credits

Introduction to the basic grammar, pronunciation and vocabulary of the Mandarin Chinese language. Includes the study of Chinese culture, practice of listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G

SUN# CHI1101
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20824 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Wang
Open
4 of 11 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Software Required
    • Additional Class Notes: You will need a computer microphone or headset to record oral assignments online.

Elementary Chinese (Mandarin) II (CHI102) 5 Credits

Study of grammar and vocabulary along with the study of Chinese culture. Emphasis on pronunciation and speaking skills. Prerequisites: CHI101 or permission of Department or Division. Completion of prerequisites within the last three years is required.

General Education Designations: G

SUN# CHI1102
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20825 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/16/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Lu
Open
6 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Software Required
      Software Required
    • Additional Class Notes: You will need a computer microphone or headset to record oral assignments online.

Intermediate Chinese I (CHI201) 5 Credits

Continued development of speaking, reading, and writing proficiency in Mandarin Chinese through building vocabulary, phrases, idioms, and grammatical patterns. Includes study of Chinese culture. Prerequisites: CHI102 or permission of Department or Division. Completion of prerequisites within the last three years is required.

General Education Designations: G

SUN# CHI2201
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20826 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Wang
Open
5 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Software Required
    • Additional Class Notes: You will need a computer microphone or headset to record oral assignments online.

Intermediate Chinese II (CHI202) 5 Credits

Advanced development of speaking, reading, and writing skills in Mandarin Chinese, and continued exploration of Chinese culture. Prerequisites: CHI201 or permission of Department or Division. Completion of prerequisites within the last three years is required.

General Education Designations: G

SUN# CHI2202
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20827 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/06/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Wang
Open
5 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Software Required
      Available for Honors Credit
    • Additional Class Notes: You will need a computer microphone or headset to record oral assignments online.

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: Grade of "C" or better in CHM090, or MAT090, or MAT091, or MAT092, or MAT093, or MAT102, or (MAT103AA and MAT103AB), or satisfactory score on math placement exam.

General Education Designations: SQ

SUN# CHM1130
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24112 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • H. O'Brien
Open
9 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Sixteen (16) Week Class
      Software Required
      DVD purchased at bookstore.
      Lab Component Recommended
      Textbook Savings Program
    • Additional Class Notes: Microsoft Word is required. A scientific calculator is required.

Fundamental Chemistry Laboratory (CHM130LL) 1 Credit

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

General Education Designations: SQ

SUN# CHM1130
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24129 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • H. O'Brien
Open
10 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Sixteen (16) Week Class
      Lecture Component Recommended
    • Additional Class Notes: Course requires viewing graphic analysis CD which is included in the lab kit. Microsoft Word is required. A scientific calculator is required.

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
21574 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • P. Manigold
Open
1 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Textbook Savings Program
      MS Office Pro 2013
      Software Required
    • Additional Class Notes: Microsoft Windows Operating System and Internet Explorer Required
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21575 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • D. Davis
Open
1 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Textbook Savings Program
      MS Office Pro 2013
      Software Required
    • Additional Class Notes: Microsoft Windows Operating System and Internet Explorer Required
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21576 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/20/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • D. Davis
Open
23 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Textbook Savings Program
      MS Office Pro 2013
      Software Required
    • Additional Class Notes: Microsoft Windows Operating System and Internet Explorer Required
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21577 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/23/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • S. Stein
Open
4 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Textbook Savings Program
      MS Office Pro 2013
      Software Required
    • Additional Class Notes: Microsoft Windows Operating System and Internet Explorer Required

Microsoft Word: Word Processing (CIS113DE) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
23781 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Team Taught Online Course
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • T. Team
  • M. De Poy
  • V. Jones
  • M. Planas
  • B. Raymond
Open
3 of 50 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
23783 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Team Taught Online Course
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/06/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • T. Team
  • M. De Poy
  • V. Jones
  • M. Planas
  • B. Raymond
Open
36 of 50 Seats Available

Excel Spreadsheet (CIS114DE) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
21504 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Team Taught Online Course
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • N. Team
  • M. De Poy
  • V. Jones
  • M. Planas
  • B. Raymond
Open
4 of 50 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21506 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • L. Clow
Open
26 of 30 Seats Available

Microsoft Access: Database Management (CIS117DM) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21512 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/23/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Wisener
Open
21 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Microsoft Access, Word, and Excel 2013 are required. (All programs can be found in any of the following suites: Office 365 University, Office 365 Home Premium, or Office Professional 2013).
      Access 2013

Powerpoint: Level I (CIS118AB) 1 Credit

Use of PowerPoint software to produce professional-quality presentation visuals. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
21491 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Team Taught Online Course
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • T. Team
  • M. De Poy
  • V. Jones
  • M. Planas
  • B. Raymond
Open
20 of 50 Seats Available

Powerpoint: Level II (CIS118BB) 1 Credit

Use of PowerPoint software add movement and sound to desktop presentations to enhance audience attention. Prerequisites: CIS118AB.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
23065 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Team Taught Online Course
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • T. Team
  • M. De Poy
  • V. Jones
  • M. Planas
  • B. Raymond
Open
44 of 50 Seats Available

Computer Graphics: Adobe Illustrator (CIS120DB) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21460 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Sabin
Open
17 of 30 Seats Available

Adobe Flash Level I: Digital Animation (CIS120DC) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21625 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • R. Waller
Open
30 of 30 Seats Available

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
21410 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • B. Minick
Open
5 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Software Required
      Software Required: Adobe Photoshop CS6 or Adobe Photoshop CS6 Extended.
      If you want to continue on to CIS220DF- Advanced Photoshop, you will need the Extended Edition. Adobe only has the Extended Edition available for purchase at a student discount.
      Photoshop CS6/CC
    • Additional Class Notes: Software Required

Windows Operating System: Level I (CIS121AE) 1 Credit

Specific topics include Windows basics, navigating and customizing the desktop, maintaining hardware and software, improving performance, configurations, securing your computer, taskbar, organizing, searching and managing folders and files, installing and uninstalling applications, Internet Explorer fine tuning, security, and searching, including advanced search techniques, keyboard shortcuts, and current topics. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
21498 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Team Taught Online Course
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Team
  • M. De Poy
  • V. Jones
  • M. Planas
  • B. Raymond
Open
23 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Eight (8) Week Class
      Software Required
      Windows 7 or 8
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
    • Additional Class Notes: Microsoft Windows Operating System Required

Windows Operating System: Level II (CIS122AE) 1 Credit

Additional capabilities of the Windows program that configure devices and customize the presentation of the operating system. System tools, control panel utilities, the My Computer, Network Neighborhood, and Microsoft Exchange desktop icons. Other helpful utilities presented. Prerequisites: CIS121AE or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
23036 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Team Taught Online Course
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • N. Team
  • M. De Poy
  • V. Jones
  • M. Planas
  • B. Raymond
Open
40 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Eight (8) Week Class
      Windows 7 or 8
      Software Required
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
    • Additional Class Notes: Microsoft Windows Operating System Required

Project Management Software: Level I (CIS124AA) 1 Credit

Utilization of project management software packages by managers and advanced business students to solve critical management planning tasks. Evaluation of management opportunities utilizing software packages to monitor project progress and resource allocation. Includes "what-if" analyses, and preparation of management reports. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21422 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • D. Stover
Open
15 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Eight (8) Week Class
      Project 2013
      Software Required
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
    • Additional Class Notes: Microsoft Windows Operating System Required

Project Management Software: Level II (CIS124BA) 1 Credit

Advanced use of project management software. Covers features and functions to solve critical management planning tasks. Project communications, scheduling, resource allocation, tracking processes and importing and exporting data also covered. Project consolidation emphasized. Prerequisites: CIS124AA or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21412 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Haarer
Open
23 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Eight (8) Week Class
      Project 2013
      Software Required
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
    • Additional Class Notes: Microsoft Windows Operating System Required

Internet/Web Development Level I (CIS133DA) 3 Credits

Overview of the Internet/WWW and its resources. Hands-on experience with various Internet/WWW communication, resource discovery, and information retrieval tools. Web page development also included. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
21492 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Team Taught Online Course
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Team
  • M. De Poy
  • V. Jones
  • M. Planas
  • B. Raymond
Open
20 of 50 Seats Available

Desktop Design and Publishing Using Adobe InDesign (CIS138DA) 3 Credits

Use of Adobe InDesign to compose and print textual and graphic materials of high quality. Includes word processing of copy, use of graphics programs, layout of design elements, printing alternatives, and file formats. Prerequisites: CIS105 or BPC110 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21465 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Kolker
Open
27 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Software Required
      Adobe Photoshop is required for Lesson 6. A free version of Photoshop is available for download.
      InDesign CS6/CC

Survey Of Multimedia Technology (CIS140) 2 Credits

Introduction to multimedia technology and its uses. Overview of the various hardware and software used in developing and delivering multimedia. Emphasis on how multimedia is used in education and training. Provides a basic understanding of the process used to define and develop multimedia applications. Prerequisites: BPC/CIS105 or permission of instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21607 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/16/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Tambini
Open
26 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Twelve (12) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Software Required
      Text Editing Software (e.g., WordPad, TextEdit, Microsoft Word) and PowerPoint are required.

Programming Fundamentals (CIS150) 3 Credits

Structured program design and logic tools. Use of computer problems to demonstrate and teach concepts using appropriate programming language. Prerequisites: CIS105 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21426 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • D. Pfister
Open
15 of 30 Seats Available

Visual Basic Programming I (CIS159) 3 Credits

Use of the Visual Basic programming language to solve problems using suitable examples from business or other disciplines. Prerequisites: CIS105 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21428 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • T. Tang
Open
21 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Software Required
      Visual Studio 2012 or Visual Studio Express 2012 for Windows Desktop. You will need to install Visual Web Developer 2012 Express, which is available on the accompanying Microsoft DVD. If your textbook does not include the Microsoft DVD, you can download the software from the Microsoft Download Center.
      Textbook Savings Program
    • Additional Class Notes: Microsoft Windows Operating System Required

C#: Level I (CIS162AD) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: CS

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21430 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Banker
Open
12 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      C#
      Software Required
      Microsoft Visual C# 2012 (any version) or Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 Professional (Students can download MS Visual Studio 2012 Pro free of charge from Dreamspark.)
      Microsoft Windows Operating System
    • Additional Class Notes: Microsoft Windows Operating System Required

Java Programming: Level I (CIS163AA) 3 Credits

Introduction to Java programming. Includes features needed to construct Java Applets, Java Applications, control structures, methods, arrays, character and string manipulation, graphics, and object-oriented programming. Prerequisites: CIS105 or permission of Instructor.

General Education Designations: CS

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21432 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Gonzalez
Open
3 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Software Required
      Software Required: jGRASPJava Development Kit
      Note: jGRASP is a free program that's specifically designed for first-time Java programmers.

Introduction to iPhone Application Programming (CIS165) 3 Credits

Introduction to iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch programming utilizing the application XCode, and the programming language Objective-C with Cocoa Touch frameworks. Understand iPhone hardware and feature basics. Go through entire design process from concept to final product delivery. Prerequisites: CIS150, or CIS150AB, or CIS162AC, or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36293 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • D. Clark
Open
29 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Software Required
      (Software Required: Xcode) An Apple Intel Computer (MacBook, iMac, or Mac Mini) suitable for iOS Development.

Introduction to Local Area Networks (CIS190) 3 Credits

Overview of local area networks. Emphasis on the elements of a local area network, current issues and products, and use of a local area network. Includes terminology, hardware and software components, connectivity, resource monitoring and sharing, electronic mail and messaging, and security issues. Prerequisites: BPC/CIS105 or permission of instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21604 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • R. Stipe
Open
30 of 30 Seats Available

Advanced Microsoft Word: Word Processing (CIS213DE) 3 Credits

Using advanced word processing software features to perform tasks such as mail merge, collaboration, web pages, math functions, macros, photo enhancements, graphics, tables, forms and manage long documents. Prerequisites: CIS113DE or (CIS113AE and CIS113BE and CIS113CE) or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
23789 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Team Taught Online Course
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • T. Team
  • M. De Poy
  • V. Jones
  • M. Planas
  • B. Raymond
Open
43 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Software Required
      Word 2013
      Windows 7 or 8+ , Microsoft Word 2013, Microsoft Excel 2013, Internet Explorer, Windows Operating System

Advanced Excel Spreadsheet: Level II (CIS214DE) 3 Credits

Advanced Excel spreadsheet features including formatting techniques, macros and Visual Basic for applications. Templates, built-in functions and lists as well as analysis tools including Pivot Tables and Goal Seek covered. Import and export data, workgroup collaboration and Internet features of Excel emphasized. Prerequisites: CIS114DE or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21452 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • T. Kurtz
Open
18 of 30 Seats Available

Advanced Microsoft Access: Database Management (CIS217AM) 3 Credits

Advanced database concepts including database design, primary and secondary key selection and relationships between tables. Queries, sub forms, macros, events, Visual Basic modules and Access Internet features also covered. Prerequisites: CIS117DM or CIS117CM.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21458 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Haarer
Open
25 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Access 2013
      Software Required
      Microsoft Access, Word, and Excel 2013 are required (All programs can be found in any of the following suites: Office 365 University, Office 365 Home Premium, or Office Professional 2013.).
    • Additional Class Notes: Microsoft Windows Operating System Required

Adobe Photoshop Level II: Advanced Digital Imaging (CIS220DF) 3 Credits

Goes beyond the basic use of palettes, selections, layers, menus, and tool options, and focuses on using Photoshop software's advanced features to manipulate and correct digital and digitally produced images. Prerequisites: (CIS120AF, CIS120BF and CIS120CF) or CIS120DF, or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22867 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • B. Minick
Open
6 of 9 Seats Available

Business Systems Analysis and Design (CIS225) 3 Credits

Investigation, analysis, design, implementation and evaluation of business computer systems. Prerequisites: Any programming language or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23059 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Bowden
Open
28 of 30 Seats Available

Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (CIS225AB) 3 Credits

Methodologies and notations for fundamental object-oriented analysis and design including use cases, objects, classes, stereotypes, and relationships. Object-oriented iterative process for system development. A continuous application development exercise for applying the analysis and design concepts. Prerequisites: Any programming language or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24665 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • S. West
Open
29 of 30 Seats Available

Internet/Web Development Level II (CIS233DA) 3 Credits

Design and create pages on the World Wide Web with a variety of markup languages, programming languages, scripts, and multimedia. Hands-on experience authoring and preparing sophisticated web documents. Exploration of best practices/issues for web design and publishing and careers in web development and e-commerce. Prerequisites: CIS133CA, or CIS133DA, or permission of the Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21439 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Ross
Open
19 of 30 Seats Available

Internet Web Development: Dreamweaver (CIS233DC) 3 Credits

Design and development of comprehensive and interactive websites using Dreamweaver. Hands-on experience designing, developing, testing, and publishing web documents that contain various client-side web technologies. Assists in preparing students for the Adobe Certifications related to Adobe Dreamweaver. Prerequisites: CIS132, or CIS133CA, or CIS133DA, or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21441 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • L. Kelly
Open
9 of 13 Seats Available

E-Commerce (CIS235) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21443 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Miller
Open
29 of 30 Seats Available

Local Area Network Planning And Design (CIS240) 3 Credits

Analysis of the needs and requirements for a local area network (LAN). Emphasis on basic systems analysis and design for a local area network, selection of appropriate hardware and software components. Includes current and future issues, needs analysis, cost estimation, selection of connectivity and network components, and issues relating to access, security, and support. Prerequisites: CIS190, or MST140, or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23061 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Stark
Open
24 of 30 Seats Available

Management of Information Systems (CIS250) 3 Credits

The study of business information systems and its management, communication, e-business strategies, emerging technologies, database concepts, and project management. Overview of systems analysis and design. Learn about the competitive and strategic uses of information systems and how they are transforming organizations and their management. Prerequisites: CIS105.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23062 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • L. Kelly
Open
9 of 18 Seats Available

Visual Basic Programming II (CIS259) 3 Credits

Use of the Visual Basic programming language to identify and solve advanced problems using suitable examples from business or other disciplines. Prerequisites: CIS159 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21445 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/23/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Campos
Open
6 of 9 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Software Required
      Visual Basic.NET
    • Additional Class Notes: Microsoft Windows Operating System Required

C# Level II (CIS262AD) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21462 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/30/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Mullen
Open
29 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Software Required
      C#
      Microsoft Visual C# 2010
    • Additional Class Notes: Microsoft Windows Operating System Required

Java Programming: Level II (CIS263AA) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23063 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Phillips
Open
20 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      Software Required
      Java Development Kit, jGRASP software
      Note: jGRASP is a free program that is specifically designed for first-time Java programmers!
      8-week class option available

MySQL Database (CIS276DA) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24457 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Yoon
Open
2 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Software Required
      Software Required: MySQL5.5 installation for Windows (includes Workbench) Additional Materials: WampServer: localhost using Apache, PHP, and MySQL on Windows.

Digital Design Portfolio (CIS288) 2 Credits

Procedures for compiling, evaluating, and selecting prior learning experiences and artifacts for a digital portfolio. Covers techniques for the design, production, and publishing of an online portfolio documenting prior learning. Includes techniques for presenting the digital portfolio for evaluation. Prerequisites: CIS133DA and (CIS120DB or CIS120DF or CIS138DA) or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23302 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Ballesteros Azar
Open
25 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Twelve (12) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, and/or Adobe Photoshop; Microsoft Word and a Text Editor are required.
      Software Required

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
22242 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Hopper
Open
1 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Twelve (12) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Available for Honors Credit
      Several assignments require watching television shows, surveying other people, and recording audio through your computer for this course--microphone required.
      Textbook Savings Program
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22251 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Yoder
Open
3 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Twelve (12) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Available for Honors Credit
      Several assignments require watching television shows, surveying other people, and recording audio through your computer for this course--microphone required.
      Textbook Savings Program
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22252 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/23/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Boyce
Open
4 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Twelve (12) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Available for Honors Credit
      Several assignments require watching television shows, surveying other people, and recording audio through your computer for this course--microphone required.
      Textbook Savings Program

Interpersonal Communication (COM110) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# COM1110
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22249 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/23/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Yoder
Open
19 of 30 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22226 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • F. Berry Jr
Open
27 of 30 Seats Available

Public Speaking (COM225) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: L

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41360 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/30/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Brooks
Open
6 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Twelve (12) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Required Materials: You will need a video/audio recording device that allows you to record your speeches and eJournals and save these files to your computer. You will then upload these files to Wistia for instructor review.
      Available for Honors Credit
  • Textbook info pending

Small Group Communication (COM230) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# COM2271
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24924 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Ware
Open
1 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Twelve (12) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Textbook Savings Program
      Available for Honors Credit
      Access to a computer with speakers, a microphone or headset and a camera is required.

Communication in Business and Professions (COM259) 3 Credits

Interpersonal, group, and public communication in business and professional organizations. Emphasis on oral communication. Prerequisites: ENG101, or ENG107, or equivalent.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22233 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • D. Hicks
Open
13 of 30 Seats Available

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
22234 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • L. Gesch
Open
1 of 30 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22254 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/20/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Kelman
Open
28 of 30 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22224 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Mixed Media Class
Mixed Media
Mixed Media: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/30/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • F. Berry Jr
Open
29 of 30 Seats Available

Planning for Major Life Events (COMM_ED100-10044) 0 Credits

For young adults with disabilities and their supportive family member. Self-determination, Person-Centered Planning, Special Needs Trusts++.Oh My! Learn the tools and the processes involved in supporting respectful decision making for the future. Hear testimonials from individuals and families who have +been there, done that+.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39508 Spring 2015 Estrella Mountain
Estrella Hall LearnStudio S148
In Person 04/21/2015- 04/21/2015 Tu 6:00PM- 8:30PM
  • Staff
Open
8 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: 4th in the Empowerment Series. Target audience high school students with disabilities & their parents or guardians. General public encouraged to attend including professionals, teachers, etc. To request accommodations call 623-935-8863.

Arizona Liquor Law (COMM_ED300-HT001) 0 Credits

Basic knowledge of liquor service laws in Arizona. Covers service, training, and management of liquor and appropriate laws for both servers and managers.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29861 Spring 2015 Scottsdale: Online
Online Course
Internet 04/22/2015- 05/20/2015 N/A N/A
  • G. Ward
Open
68 of 70 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
30288 Spring 2015 Scottsdale: Online
Online Course
Internet 05/13/2015- 06/10/2015 N/A N/A
  • G. Ward
Open
70 of 70 Seats Available

Arizona Liquor Law--Management (COMM_ED300-HT002) 0 Credits

Covers management responsibilities and liquor law knowledge in Arizona.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
30289 Spring 2015 Scottsdale: Online
Online Course
Internet 05/13/2015- 06/10/2015 N/A N/A
  • G. Ward
Open
70 of 70 Seats Available

Court Interpreter Training Seminar (COMM_ED520-10013) 0 Credits

The National Center for Interpretation Testing and Policy (NCI) is a research and outreach unit at the University of Arizona and they are offering this class for anyone interested in a career in court interpreting. The class begins with the foundational topics of legal interpreter ethics and protocol, legal procedures and terminology. Skill building practice sessions follow, constituting the majority of the contact time. Participants practice consecutive and simultaneous interpretation, as well as sight translation, in small groups. We use authentic legal scripts, including warrants, police reports, Mirandas, indictment, arraignment, motions, open and closing statements, and sentencing. Each content are enables participants to work with the specialized terminilogy, registers, and other aspects of interpreting relevant to that area. Participants will also practice memory-chunking and note-taking. Practice sessions are followed by critique and analysis of their work with the seminar instructor. For more informaiton go to http://nci.arizona.edu/.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40009 Spring 2015 Estrella Mountain
Center for Teach & Learn SOUTH
In Person 04/29/2015- 05/01/2015 W,Th,F 8:00AM- 5:00PM
  • Staff
Open
23 of 35 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This course is for Spanish interpreters.
      Class 40009 costs include General Non-Credit Fee: $445

Medicare, All You Need to Know (COMM_ED650-10016) 0 Credits

Everything you wanted to know about Medicare, but were afraid to ask. This course will explain and provide examples of the following:
+ When to apply;
+ Medicare Options
+ Medicare Costs
+ Medicare Advantage and Medicare supplement plans
+ Medicare Prescription drug coverage
+ What is MOOP
+ What is the ACA impact on Medicare

The instructor will answer frequently asked questions, such as:
+ Can I keep my insurance and use Medicare
+ Can I continue to see the doctor I see now
+ What does Medicare cover
+ When can I change Medicare plans

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41426 Spring 2015 Estrella Mountain
Mariposa LearnStudio 139
In Person 04/30/2015- 04/30/2015 Th 5:15PM- 6:30PM
  • Staff
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41427 Spring 2015 Estrella Mountain
Mariposa LearnStudio 139
In Person 05/07/2015- 05/07/2015 Th 5:15PM- 6:30PM
  • Staff
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available

CPR for the Professional Rescuer (COMM_ED700-10006) 0 Credits

This course meet current International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation (ILCOR) standards which includes the American Heart Association and/or the American Safety and Health Institute guidelines for one and two rescuer cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and obstructed airway procedures on the adult, infant, and pediatric victim. Use of automatic, external defibrillation and resuscitation equipment.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40043 Spring 2015 Estrella Mountain
SWSC Classroom 131
In Person 05/09/2015- 05/09/2015 Sat 8:30AM- 1:30PM
  • Staff
Open
18 of 20 Seats Available

Electric Guitar Making (COMM_ED750-10066) 0 Credits

A comprehensive program in which each student will craft his or her own performance quality solid body electric guitar using hand and power tools in a craft-shop setting. Students will learn basic woodworking skills such as carving, routing, drilling, milling, sanding, and the application of appropriate finishes. Electronic theory of operation as applied to the electric guitar will be examined in detail including electric pick-ups, soldering, wiring and shielding techniques. At the conclusion of the program, students will leave with a state-of-the art electric guitar, fine-tuned, with perfect intonation for seamless playability.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38287 Spring 2015 Estrella MountainN/A In Person 05/09/2015- 06/06/2015 Sat 8:00AM- 12:00PM
  • Staff
Open
7 of 8 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: No class 5/23
      Class 38287 costs include General Non-Credit Fee, General Non-Credit Fee: $375

Engaging Your Student's Brain in the Classroom (CONT_ED100-10015) 0 Credits

25 Professional Development Hours: Teaching and learning issues within a cognitive processes context. Covers emotion, memory, and recall as well as early brain development and its relationship to learning. Emphasis on current neuroscientific brain research and how it impacts teaching practice in preK-12 classrooms.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39600 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • V. Krauss
Open
46 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Eight (8) Week Class
      Class 39600 costs include EDU Professional Development Fee: $125

Hip Hop Healthy Heart Program for Children+ - Module 3: Eat Good Food, Dude! (CONT_ED100-10017) 0 Credits

25 Professional Development Hours - A unique comprehensive cardiovascular disease and obesity prevention program, targeting children from Kindergarten - 6th grade, their teachers and parents. Providing curriculum that will allow the elementary classroom teacher to integrate healthy heart habits across core content areas incorporating music and physical activity into instruction. The resources obtained through this course will allow the classroom teacher to deliver an interactive hands-on experience that students will remember.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39606 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • T. Lattie
Open
50 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Eight (8) Week Class
      Class 39606 costs include EDU Professional Development Fee: $125

What...an IEP? What+an IEP? What+an IEP? (CONT_ED100-10018) 0 Credits

25 Professional Development Hours-Learn the "Who", "Where", "What", "Why" and "How" of the special education process. Become familiar with identification, characteristics, and educational adaptations related to the 13 disability categories defined by IDEA. Most importantly, how can you include ALL (typical and non-typical) students in the general education classroom and curriculum.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25014 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • E. Hoffman
Open
49 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Eight (8) Week Class
      Class 25014 costs include EDU Professional Development Fee: $125

Hip Hop Healthy Heart Program for Children:Module 5 Grin it, Win it.Dental Health Means Heart Health (CONT_ED100-10025) 0 Credits

Students will complete lessons specifically designed to help educators integrate healthy living choices into their every day curriculum. The program is done in partnership with Shape Up US and all course materials will be provided through their program for an additional fee to the student.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24623 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • T. Lattie
Open
49 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      Class 24623 costs include EDU Professional Development Fee: $40
    • Additional Class Notes: Course requires an additional fee through Shape Up Us to receive module materials: http://www.shapeupus.org/

Hip Hop Healthy Heart Module K-3 or 4-6 (CONT_ED100-10031) 0 Credits

This professional development module will assist as a classroom teacher to with strategies to positively influence each of your students for the rest of their lives by teaching them how a healthy heart influences overall wellness. These multidisciplinary Units train teachers through accredited continuing education. Physical education, music, and the arts are the glues that make the message stick, as you teach wellness through language arts, math, science, social studies, and geography. The program is done in partnership with Shape Up US and all course materials will be provided through their program for an additional fee to the student.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23898 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • T. Lattie
Open
49 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      Class 23898 costs include EDU Professional Development Fee: $50
    • Additional Class Notes: Course requires an additional fee through Shape Up Us to receive module materials: http://www.shapeupus.org/

Hip Hop Healthy Heart Module 4 Improve Your Groove K-3 or 4-6 (CONT_ED100-10032) 0 Credits

This professional development module will assist K-3 and 4-6 classroom teachers with communicating fitness concepts through age-appropriate, fun activities and hip-hop style rhymes. Additionally it will offer activities and handouts that incorporate a variety or interdisciplinary skills including math, reading comprehension, writing, critical thinking, information analysis, organization, comparison, and synthesis. The program is done in partnership with Shape Up US and all course materials will be provided through their program for an additional fee to the student. 25 Professional Development Hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23899 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • T. Lattie
Open
49 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      Class 23899 costs include EDU Professional Development Fee: $50
    • Additional Class Notes: Course requires an additional fee through Shape Up Us to receive module materials: http://www.shapeupus.org/

Teamwork for a Healthy Planet: Green Module K-3 or 4-6 (CONT_ED100-10035) 0 Credits

This professional development module provides classroom teachers with a myriad of "GREEN" strategies and information to embed within the regular K-3 or 4-6 grade curriculum. The information and resources are utilized to assist educators with presenting information to students about the Earth's sustainability, ways to support this endeavor, and research behind the issues related to thinking "Green". This Join the Green Team curriculum gives your students opportunities to figure out what that means for them - as individuals, as community members, as global citizens, and as stewards of resources that will be needed by future generations. The lessons are already developed for teachers to implement and this course will guide teachers through implementation into current classroom curriculum/lessons.
Course requires an additional fee through Shape Up Us to receive module materials: http://www.shapeupus.org/

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24488 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
50 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      Class 24488 costs include EDU Professional Development Fee: $50
    • Additional Class Notes: Course requires an additional fee through Shape Up Us to receive module materials: http://www.shapeupus.org/

CPAT - Candidate Physical Ability Test Re-Take (CONT_ED100-89006) 0 Credits

Opportunity to take the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) for those who have taken CPAT at a MCCCD College within the last twelve months.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41503 Spring 2015 Phoenix
PC TBA
In Person 05/09/2015- 05/09/2015 Sat N/A
  • D. Dodt
Open
40 of 40 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class will be held at the compound on the north side of the PS building. Contact the Fire Science Office at 602-285-7210 for permission to enroll.
      Class 41503 costs include NC Fire Science Fee: $65
    • Additional Class Notes: CPAT re-take is for students who have previously taken a CPAT through an MCCCD college.

ACLS Refresher (CONT_ED100-89010) 0 Credits

Designed to provide the healthcare professional with a review and updated information in emergency cardiovascular care and protocols for the patient in cardiac arrest, post- resuscitative patient management, and core cases in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) according to current Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care 2004. Includes the ACLS approach to cardiovascular emergencies, elements of emergency cardiovascular care, ethical and legal issues, review and validation of the techniques of airway assessment and management, ventilation techniques, oxygen therapy, intravenous therapy, analyzing and interpreting the electrocardiogram (ECG), analyzing and interpreting the 12-lead ECG, myocardial ischemia, injury, and infarction, electrical interventions, cardiovascular pharmacology, acute coronary syndromes, emergency cardiovascular care algorithms, acute stroke and transient ischemic attack, and special resuscitation situations. Prerequisites: (Current validation in Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider/Professional Rescuer or EMT240) or permission of instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12566 Spring 2015 Phoenix
PC TBA
In Person 05/09/2015- 05/09/2015 Sat 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • D. Daley
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Late Start Class
      Class 12566 costs include EMT Non Credit Class Fee: $135
    • Additional Class Notes: Permission of Department Required

Advanced Cardiac Life Support-NC (CONT_ED100-93092) 0 Credits

Designed to provide the healthcare professional with comprehensive information to identify emergency cardiovascular care and protocols for the patient in cardiac arrest, post- resuscitative patient management, and core cases in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) according to current Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care 2004. Includes the ACLS approach to cardiovascular emergencies, elements of emergency cardiovascular care, ethical and legal issues, airway assessment and management, ventilation techniques, oxygen therapy, intravenous therapy, analyzing and interpreting the electrocardiogram (ECG), analyzing and interpreting the 12-lead ECG, myocardial ischemia, injury, and infarction, electrical interventions, cardiovascular pharmacology, acute coronary syndromes, emergency cardiovascular care algorithms, acute stroke and transient ischemic attack, and special resuscitation situations.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
41211 Spring 2015 Phoenix
PC TBA
In Person 04/29/2015- 04/30/2015 W,Th 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • W. Crowley
  • A. Haag
Open
9 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Late Start Class
      Class 41211 costs include EMT Non Credit Class Fee: $35
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
41212 Spring 2015 Phoenix
PC TBA
In Person 05/07/2015- 05/08/2015 Th,F 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • W. Crowley
  • A. Haag
Open
7 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Late Start Class
      Class 41212 costs include EMT Non Credit Class Fee: $35

Cremation Certification (CONT_ED200-10204) 0 Credits

A "Hands On" course involving the actual cremation & processing of human remains plus: the History of Cremation; Cremation Statistics; Professional Terminology; Incinerator & Arizona Crematory Law Terminology; Principles of Combustion; Cremation & the Environment; Incinerator Criteria; AZ Law Title 32

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41452 Spring 2015 Mesa: Dobson Campus
Williams Campus TBA Room
In Person 05/01/2015- 05/01/2015 F 8:00AM- 4:00PM
  • T. Taggart
Open
17 of 20 Seats Available

Career Exploration (CPD102AB) 2 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22873 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Craig
Open
16 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Ten (10) Week Class
      Textbook Savings Program
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Creative Job Hunting (CPD102AC) 2 Credits

Assists students in gaining skills and confidence necessary to compete in the job market. Emphasis on job search techniques and strategies, resume and cover letter writing, interviewing skills and professional etiquette. Prerequisites: None. Note: CPD102AC may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23308 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/30/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Rhodes
Open
22 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Eight (8) Week Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Creating College Success (CPD115) 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
22283 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Garland
Open
12 of 25 Seats Available

Strategies for College Success (CPD150) 3 Credits

Focus on increasing student success through college orientation and personal growth, study skills development, and educational and career planning. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23263 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Garland
Open
13 of 25 Seats Available

College Critical Reading (CRE101) 3 Credits

Apply critical inquiry skills to varied and challenging reading materials. Includes analysis, synthesis, and evaluation through at least two substantial writing and/or speaking tasks. Prerequisites: (A grade of "C" or better in ENG101 or ENG107) and (appropriate reading placement test score or grade of "C" or better in RDG091 or RDG095 or permission of Instructor).

General Education Designations: L

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22301 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • G. Cloud
Open
23 of 25 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25048 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/30/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • D. Liguori
Open
2 of 25 Seats Available

Introduction to Creative Writing (CRW150) 3 Credits

Introduces the student to elements and techniques of creative writing in a variety of genres; teaches terminology and concepts needed for successful participation in writing workshops; facilitates writing practice and evaluation; offers individual guidance on the student's development as a writer. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23777 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Weber
Open
2 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      Available for Honors Credit
      Textbook Savings Program
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Introduction to Writing Poetry (CRW160) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23329 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • D. Stevens
Open
15 of 22 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      Prerequisite Recommended - See Catalog
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Introduction to Writing Fiction (CRW170) 3 Credits

Practice in writing fiction through a process of prewriting (invention and discovery), writing, analysis and evaluation (in workshop), and revision; practice in manipulating various elements and forms of fiction. Prerequisites: None. CRW150 recommended but not required.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23556 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Lapointe
Open
6 of 22 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      Prerequisite Recommended - See Catalog
      Textbook Savings Program
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Introduction to Writing Nonfiction (CRW180) 3 Credits

Practice in writing creative nonfiction, including autobiography and biography, the essay, reviews, and humor using a process of invention and discovery, writing, analysis, evaluation, and revision. Combines lecture, discussion, and workshop, leading to the production of marketable quality creative nonfiction. Prerequisites: None. CRW150 recommended but not required.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23022 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Thomas
Open
7 of 11 Seats Available

Introduction to Screenwriting (CRW190) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23314 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • D. Stevens
Open
7 of 11 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      CRW150 recommended as a prerequisite, but not required.
      Prerequisite Recommended - See Catalog
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Readings for Writers (CRW200) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23292 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/06/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Lapointe
Open
5 of 6 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Ten (10) Week Class
      Software Required
      CRW200 - First time
      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
23293 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/16/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Lapointe
Open
3 of 6 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Ten (10) Week Class
      Software Required
      CRW200 - Second time
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Portfolio (CRW201) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23295 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • S. Marinella
Open
4 of 5 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Ten (10) Week Class
      Software Required
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Topics in Writing: Fiction (CRW271) 3 Credits

Analysis, writing, and revision of genre or element within fiction. Prerequisites: CRW150 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22887 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Jimenez
Open
24 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      Textbook Savings Program
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Planning and Structuring the Novel (CRW272) 3 Credits

Focus on planning, structuring, and beginning a novel; prewriting, writing, analysis, evaluation, and revision of novel plans and excerpts. Prerequisites: CRW150 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23140 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • R. Curtis
Open
21 of 25 Seats Available

Writing the Novel (CRW273) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23316 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Thomas
Open
7 of 7 Seats Available

Revising the Novel (CRW274) 3 Credits

Studio course workshop format. Requires a complete novel finished, in manuscript, ready for revision and polishing. Prerequisites: CRW273 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24025 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Zeeb
Open
7 of 7 Seats Available

Intermediate Screenwriting (CRW290) 3 Credits

Drafting and revision of original screenplay; overview of marketing a screenplay. Prerequisites: CRW190 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37806 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Weber
Open
6 of 7 Seats Available

Front Office Procedures (CSR125) 2 Credits

Basic medical front office procedures including alphabetic and numeric indesing, filing and accounting. Emphasis on basic clerical skills along with dealing with patient and physician confidentiality issues. Prerequisites: Permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24020 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Nenad
Open
23 of 25 Seats Available

Front Office Insurance (CSR126) 1 Credit

Medical front office procedures with an emphasis on medical insurance, insurance billing, and coding procedures. Prerequisites: Permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24019 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Nenad
Open
22 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Four (4) Week Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Career and Technical Education: Principles, Philosophy and Student Organizations (CTE200) 3 Credits

Examination of the role of career and technical educational (CTE) pathways as they relate to workforce development. Overview of career and technical student organizations (CTSO), occupational clusters, development and role of career and technical education, philosophy, history and impact of federal funding revenue streams, and career and technical delivery system. Prerequisites: None. Note: CTE200 coursework intended for Arizona Department of Education Provisionally certified Career and Technical Education instructors.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22145 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/16/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • L. Randleman
Open
22 of 25 Seats Available

Career and Technical Education: Teaching Methods and Curriculum Development (CTE210) 3 Credits

Overview and practical application of teaching methodology and curriculum development for secondary education career and technical education teachers. Teaching strategies and learning styles covered. Curriculum design/mapping, lesson objectives, time management skills, teaching resources, and Arizona Department of Education Career and Technical Curriculum Framework Standards also included. Prerequisites: None. Note: CTE210 coursework is intended for Arizona Department of Education Provisionally certified Career and Technical Education instructors.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22082 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • L. Randleman
Open
24 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement (1 yr. subscription required)
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Career and Technical Education: Classroom Management and Lab Safety (CTE220) 4 Credits

Classroom management techniques. Classroom discipline models, student behavior and misbehavior, group dynamics, student self-motivation, and learning styles covered. Essentials of lab safety issues, including regulatory agencies and policies. State Board of Education Professional Teaching Standards emphasized. Prerequisites: None. Note: CTE220 coursework is intended for Arizona Department of Education Provisionally certified Career and Technical Education instructors.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22098 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/16/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Hanson
Open
4 of 7 Seats Available

Ultrasound Registry Preparation: Vascular Imaging (DMS284) 1 Credit

Anatomy and physiology of the vascular system. Testing parameters and methods for vascular examinations. Scan protocol for sonographic evaluation of head and neck, extremities, upper abdomen and pelvis vasculature. Interpret scans and special cases. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25581 Spring 2015 GateWay
CH Building Room 2071
Hybrid 04/22/2015- 05/14/2015 W,Th 3:00PM- 4:50PM
  • B. Dodd
Open
13 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Please direct to selective enrollment for community sonographers
      Only practicing sonographers, current students in DMS program, credentialed healthcare professionals, or DMS program graduates can register. If you are not one of the above, see an advisor for enterance into DMS program. If you register but do not meet criteria, your enrollment will be cancelled.
  • Textbook info pending

Early Learning: Play And The Arts (ECH128) 3 Credits

Examines theory, research and practices relating to play and the creative arts in early childhood. Considers practical constraints and alternative perspectives. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22062 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • E. Taber
Open
4 of 28 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement: (1 yr subscription required)
      Class 22062 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Emergent Language and Literacy (ECH190) 3 Credits

Analyzing, assessing, and enhancing language and literacy development for the young child. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23547 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • V. Catlett-Newby
Open
9 of 11 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement; 1-year online subscription is required.
      Class 23547 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Learning Materials For Young Children (ECH236) 1 Credit

Design aspects of traditional early childhood play materials examined for teaching/learning potential. Includes design, production, and field-testing of teacher-made devices. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22068 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/23/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Welter
Open
6 of 7 Seats Available

National Credential Portfolio Development (ECH253) 3 Credits

Portfolio or resource file development, completion, and presentation. Self-assessment and credentialing planning, professional development, writing, and critical learning included. Prerequisites: Permission of Program Director.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24692 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Early Childhood Offsites
Early Childhood Off Site
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • T. Liddell
Open
21 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Eight (8) Week Class
      Class 24692 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10
    • Additional Class Notes: To enroll in this course, students need to send an email to: ecehd.internships@riosalado.edu. The email needs to contain the following information: student name, student ID number, contact phone number and course prefix/number AND preferred start date of the course for which you are requesting admittance. Within 3 business days you will be contacted by the Early Childhood/Human Development Internship/Portfolio Team. Please note: every effort will be made to accommodate your requested start date; however, we cannot guarantee that your requested start date will be available. Enrollment in this course is limited. It is important to contact us as soon as possible to request enrollment in this course.

Observing Young Children (ECH270) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21847 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Welter
Open
5 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Four (4) Week Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 21847 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Arranging the Environment (ECH271) 1 Credit

Exploration of the influence of the environment on the behavior of young children. Indoor and outdoor spaces considered and analysis of environments practiced. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21843 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/30/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Johnson
Open
22 of 25 Seats Available

Food Experiences With Young Children (ECH280) 1 Credit

A discussion of the nutritional needs of young children and the cultural and social meanings of foods, feeding and eating. Includes planning and managing food experiences in home and group settings. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21856 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Johnson
Open
23 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Four (4) Week Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement; (online subscription required).
      Class 21856 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Discipline/Guidance Of Child Groups (ECH282) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21854 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Kirk
Open
3 of 3 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Four (4) Week Class
      Textbook Savings Program
      Software Required
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement: (1 yr. subscription required)
      Class 21854 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Macroeconomic Principles (ECN211) 3 Credits

A descriptive analysis of the structure and functioning of the American economy. Emphasis on basic economic institutions and factors that determine national income and employment levels. Consideration given to the macroeconomic topics of national income, unemployment, inflation and monetary and fiscal policies. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# ECN2201
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20569 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/30/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Bielanski
Open
20 of 30 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20449 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Shonteff
Open
10 of 13 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20471 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • R. Miller
Open
1 of 30 Seats Available

Microeconomic Principles (ECN212) 3 Credits

Microeconomic analysis including the theory of consumer choice, price determination, resource allocation and income distribution. Includes non-competitive market structures such as monopoly and oligopoly; and the effects of government regulation. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# ECN2202
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20450 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Shonteff
Open
8 of 13 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41255 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/16/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Stevens
Open
12 of 30 Seats Available

Adult Development (EDA200) 3 Credits

Exploration of adulthood. Includes research and theoretical approaches including physical, cognitive, social, and personality development. Examines the influences of age, gender, cohort, race/ethnicity, socioeconomic status, and culture. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24716 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • H. Spiegel
Open
24 of 25 Seats Available

Introduction to the Adult Learner (EDA220) 3 Credits

Provides an introduction to the field of adult education. Study of the adult as a learner, teaching-learning theories for adults, models and procedures for planning, designing, managing, and evaluating adult learning activities, and theories of motivation. Intended for practitioners who provide instruction to adults in a wide variety of workplace, community and lifelong learning arenas. Prerequisites:None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41318 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/30/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • B. Sawyer
Open
5 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Eight (8) Week Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 41318 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10
  • Textbook info pending

Curriculum Development in Adult Education (EDA230) 3 Credits

Study of the principles and techniques for development of curricula for adult education services and programs. Prerequisites:EDA220 or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24430 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Kirk
Open
3 of 3 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Eight (8) Week Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 24430 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Teaching Methods for Adult Learning (EDA240) 3 Credits

Study of teaching strategies responsive to learning preferences of the adult learner. Prerequisites:EDA220 and EDA230 or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24689 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/23/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Kirk
Open
2 of 3 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Eight (8) Week Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 24689 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Coaching Across Generations (EDA241) 1 Credit

Overview of coaching across multiple generations. Examination of generation characteristics, motivations, attitudes, and learning styles. Communication techniques also covered. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34948 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • B. Sawyer
Open
5 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Four (4) Week Class
      Textbook Savings Program
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 34948 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Introduction to Coaching: Theory to Practice (EDA245) 3 Credits

Introduction to coaching as a field of study. Exploration of the nature of the profession in addition to theories, skills, and issues relative to the profession. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28612 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Kirk
Open
3 of 3 Seats Available

Mentoring the Adult Learner (EDA250) 3 Credits

Practice of mentoring as a process to provide effective on-the-job support and guidance to foster personal and professional growth of adult learners. Analyze the role of a mentor and practice how to build trust, clarify communication, and provide supportive feedback during collaborative planning, observation, and reflection activities. Prerequisites:None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22986 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • B. Sawyer
Open
3 of 3 Seats Available

Fine Arts In Educational Settings (EDU204) 3 Credits

Exploration of fine arts integration in the K-12 classroom setting. Focus on the impact on life-long learning and education goal achievement when curriculum includes fine arts. Arizona art standards of dance, visual, theater and music also covered. Prerequisites: Formal acceptance to a Maricopa Community College undergraduate state approved teacher preparation program or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21714 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • P. Porch
Open
22 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Formal Admission Required
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
    • Additional Class Notes: This course is for students in the Teacher Education Programs.

Introduction to Structured English Immersion (EDU208) 1 Credit

Emphasis on understanding English Language Learners (ELL) in the mainstream classroom. Brief history, culture, theory, methods, and an introduction to both the English Language Proficiency (ELP) standards and the state-mandated English language proficiency assessment test covered. Includes review of alternative methods of assessment. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21716 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/16/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • G. Adams
Open
5 of 11 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Eight (8) Week Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 21716 costs include Education Class Fee: $8
    • Additional Class Notes: Note: Student must hold a provisional or standard elementary, secondary or special education teaching certificate.

Teaching Students with Mild and Moderate Intellectual Disabilities (EDU209AC) 3 Credits

Investigation into the characteristics of and teaching strategies for students with mild and moderate intellectual development disability. Emphasis on Professional Teaching Standards. Note: EDU209AC requires an approved field experience. Prerequisites: Formal admission to an undergraduate teacher preparation program and EDU222.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22141 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • B. Imel
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      Formal Admission Required
      Textbook Savings Program
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement: (subscription required)
      Class 22141 costs include Education Class Fee: $25
    • Additional Class Notes: Current IVP State fingerprinting required. Requires virtual field experience.

Methods and Curriculum Development in Secondary Education (EDU215) 1 Credit

Overview and practical application of teaching methodology and curriculum development for secondary education teachers. Teaching strategies, curriculum design, lesson objectives, time management skills, teaching resources and student assessments covered. Professional Teaching Standards emphasized. Note: Upon completion of EDU215, students are required to enroll in one of the following courses: EDU215AA or EDU215AB or EDU215AC or EDU215AD or EDU215AE. Prerequisites: Formal admission to an undergraduate teacher preparation program.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22133 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • S. Robertson
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Six (6) Week Class
      Formal Admission Required
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement (1 yr. subscription required)
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
    • Additional Class Notes: Current IVP State fingerprinting required.

Methods for the Structured English Immersion (SEI)/ESL Student (EDU217) 3 Credits

Methods of planning, developing, and analyzing lesson plans in all content areas to meet English Language Learners (ELL) Standards. Emphasis on components of curriculum content, teaching strategies, development and evaluation/adaptation of teaching materials, and the role of culture in learning. Examines the alignment of ELL Proficiency Standards to the Arizona Language Arts Academic Standards. Covers multiple assessment techniques, tracking of student progress using the state-mandated English language proficiency assessment, and use of assessment results for placement and accommodation. Note: EDU217 requires an approved field experience. EDU217 incorporates curricular framework for the 45-clock hour requirement for SEI endorsement through the Arizona Department of Education. Designed for undergraduate students. Prerequisites: Formal admission to an undergraduate teacher preparation program and (EDU220 or EPD220 or EDU225).

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21717 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • G. Adams
Open
6 of 11 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Formal Admission Required
      Textbook Savings Program
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement (1 yr. subscription required)
      Class 21717 costs include Education Class Fee: $35
    • Additional Class Notes: Approved school-based field experience is required*. EDU217 incorporates curricular framework for the 45-clock hour requirement for SEI endorsement through the Arizona Department of Education. Designed for undergraduate students.
      Rather than school-based, Virtual field experience is required. Videos and assignments are presented throughout the lessons to serve as the virtual field experience.

Introduction to Serving English Language Learners (ELL) (EDU220) 3 Credits

Rationale for and current educational and legal issues for serving English Language Learners (ELL). Comparison and evaluation of various types of language educational models including Structured English Immersion (SEI), English as a Second Language (ESL) and bilingual. Includes SEI, ESL, and bilingual strategies. Prerequisites: None. Note: Approved school-based practicum is required. EDU220 incorporates the 45-clock hour curricular framework for provisional SEI endorsement through the Arizona Department of Education.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21915 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. O'Donnell
Open
11 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Textbook Savings Program
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement: (subscription required)
      FOR CERTIFIED TEACHERS REGISTER FOR EPD220.
      Class 21915 costs include Education Class Fee: $25
    • Additional Class Notes: Rather than school-based, Virtual field experience is required. Videos and assignments are presented throughout the lessons to serve as the virtual field experience.

Mild and Moderate Intellectual Disability in the Classroom (EDU223AC) 3 Credits

Investigation into the characteristics of and teaching strategies for students with mild and moderate intellectual disability. Emphasis on Professional Teaching Standards. Note: EDU223AC requires an approved field experience. Prerequisites: Baccalaureate Degree, and formal admission to a state approved post-baccalaureate teacher preparation program, and EDU222.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21723 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/16/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • B. Imel
Open
23 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      Formal Admission Required
      Textbook Savings Program
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement: (subscription required)
      Class 21723 costs include Education Class Fee: $25
    • Additional Class Notes: Note: CD-ROM virtual field experience is required. Current IVP State fingerprinting required.

Brain Development and Learning (EDU224) 3 Credits

Teaching and learning issues within a cognitive processes context. Covers emotion, memory, and recall as well as early brain development and its relationship to learning. Emphasis on current neuroscientific brain research and how it impacts teaching practice in preK-12 classrooms. Prerequisites: Formal acceptance to a Maricopa Community College undergraduate state approved teacher preparation program or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23897 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • S. Robertson
Open
24 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Formal Admission Required
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
    • Additional Class Notes: EDU224 is intended for students in an undergraduate partnership program. RSC/NCU partnership course only.

Reading and Decoding: Secondary (EDU228AB) 3 Credits

Focus on the theories, methods and models of teaching literacy and decoding in the content areas of secondary grades. Note: EDU228AB is intended for students in an undergraduate partnership program. Prerequisites: Formal admission to the undergraduate teacher certification program.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23972 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Harvey
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      Formal Admission Required
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement: (subscription required)
    • Additional Class Notes: RSC/NCU partnership course only. This course requires a current IVP State fingerprint clearance card.

Reading and Decoding: Phonics Based (EDU228AC) 3 Credits

Overview of research, curricular content, and instructional practices associated with Research Based Systematic Phonics Instruction (RBSPI) and other methods for teaching reading. Emphasis on methods mandated by Arizona legislation. Covers the history of written language, alphabetic reading and writing systems, and implementation of effective methods for reading instruction. Note: EDU228AC requires an approved field experience. EDU228AC is intended for students in an undergraduate partnership program. Prerequisites: Formal acceptance to a Maricopa Community College undergraduate state approved teacher preparation program or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23976 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/16/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • B. Honeyman
Open
24 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement: (subscription required)
      Formal Admission Required
      Textbook Savings Program
      Class 23976 costs include Education Class Fee: $25
    • Additional Class Notes: RSC/NCU partnership course only. Current IVP State Fingerprinting required.

Cultural Diversity In Education (EDU230) 3 Credits

Examination of the relationship of cultural values to the formation of self-concept and learning styles. Examination of the role of prejudice, stereotyping and cultural incompatibilities in education. Emphasis on teacher preparation (preservice and/or inservice) to offer an equal educational opportunity to students of all cultural groups. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: C

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21757 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Helminski
Open
20 of 25 Seats Available

Role And Function Of The Paraprofessional (EDU234) 2 Credits

Overview and understanding of the role and responsibilities of the Paraprofessional K-12 classroom. Covers appropriate strategies related to student interaction and communication, tutoring techniques, and leadership role in the classroom. Recognition of children with special needs and delivery of teacher identified support also included. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21759 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • R. Treat
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available

The Exceptional Learner (EDU235) 3 Credits

Overview of the exceptional learner, one who differs from the average or normal, with emphasis on factors relating to current practices, identification, characteristics, and educational adaptations. Issues related to mildly disabled, severely disabled, emotionally and behaviorally disordered, mentally retarded, and gifted students. Includes current research findings related to teaching exceptional learners. Note: EDU235 requires an approved field experience. Prerequisites: Baccalaureate Degree and formal acceptance to a Maricopa Community College state approved post-baccalaureate teacher preparation program or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41162 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/16/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Ferber
Open
24 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement (subscription required)
      Formal Admission Required
      Textbook Savings Program
      Class 41162 costs include Education Class Fee: $35
    • Additional Class Notes: This course requires a current IVP State fingerprint clearance card. School-based field experience is required.

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
21760 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • S. Koberna
Open
12 of 61 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Methods for Teaching Structured English Immersion (SEI) and English as a Second Language (ESL) (EDU251) 3 Credits

Methods of planning, developing, and analyzing lesson plans in all content areas using English Language Learners (ELL) Standards. Emphasis on components of curriculum content, teaching strategies, development/evaluation/adaptation of teaching materials, and the role of culture in learning. Examines the alignment of ELL Proficiency Standards to the Arizona Language Arts Academic Standards. Covers multiple assessment techniques, tracking of student progress using the state mandated English language proficiency assessment, and use of assessment results for placement and accommodation. Includes current research findings related to teaching English language learners. Note: EDU251 requires an approved field experience. EDU251 incorporates curricular framework for the 45-clock hour requirement for SEI endorsement through the Arizona Department of Education Prerequisites: Baccalaureate Degree and formal admission to a state approved post-baccalaureate teacher preparation program and (EDU220 or EPD220 or EDU225 or permission of Department or Division).

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21761 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • G. Adams
Open
4 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Formal Admission Required
      Textbook Savings Program
      FOR CERTIFIED TEACHERS REGISTER FOR EPD233.
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement: (subscription required)
      Class 21761 costs include Education Class Fee: $35
    • Additional Class Notes: Rather than school-based, Virtual field experience is required.. Videos and assignments are presented throughout the lessons to serve as the virtual field experience.

Intern Certificate Student Teaching Lab - Elementary Education (EDU255AB) 4 Credits

Supervised student teacher practicum. Emphasis on the provision of instruction to learners. Covers lesson plan development, classroom procedures, classroom management, and educator professionalism. Includes learner preparation, learner engagement, and learner outcome awareness. Prerequisites: Baccalaureate Degree & formal acceptance of a teacher prep 2 yr prgrm plan by an AZ Dept. of Education apprvd college program, the partnering school district, EDU255AA & min of 50% successful completion of all designated, req course work.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23144 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Ferin
Open
50 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fifteen (15) Week Class
      Formal Admission Required
      Class 23144 costs include Education Class Fee: $725
    • Additional Class Notes: Current IVP State fingerprinting required.

Intern Certificate Student Teaching Lab - Elementary Education I (EDU255AC) 2 Credits

Supervised student teacher practicum. Emphasis on the provision of instruction to learners. Covers lesson plan development, classroom procedures, classroom management, and educator professionalism. Includes learner preparation, learner engagement, and learner outcome awareness. Prerequisites: Baccalaureate Degree and formal acceptance of a specified teacher prep two year program plan by an Arizona Department of Education approved college program and the partnering school district.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23145 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Ferin
Open
99 of 99 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fifteen (15) Week Class
      Formal Admission Required
      Taskstream: The Tools of Engagement one-year subscription required.
      Class 23145 costs include Education Class Fee: $400
    • Additional Class Notes: Current IVP State fingerprinting required.

Intern Certificate Student Teaching Lab - Elementary Education II (EDU255AD) 2 Credits

Supervised student teacher practicum. Emphasis on the provision of instruction to learners. Covers lesson plan development, classroom procedures, classroom management, and educator professionalism. Includes learner preparation, learner engagement, and learner outcome awareness. Prerequisites: Bachelor & formal acceptance of a specified teacher prep 2 year plan by AZ Department of Education approved college program, the partnering school district, EDU255AC & a min of 25% successful completion of all designated, required courses.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23146 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Ferin
Open
99 of 99 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fifteen (15) Week Class
      Formal Admission Required
      Taskstream: The Tools of Engagement one-year subscription required.
      Class 23146 costs include Education Class Fee: $400
    • Additional Class Notes: Current IVP State fingerprinting required.

Intern Certificate Student Teaching Lab - Elementary Education III (EDU255AE) 2 Credits

Supervised student teacher practicum. Emphasis on the provision of instruction to learners. Covers lesson plan development, classroom procedures, classroom management, and educator professionalism. Includes learner preparation, learner engagement, and learner outcome awareness. Prerequisites: Baccalaureate Degree & formal acceptance of a specified teacher prep 2 yr prgrm plan by an AZ Dept of Education appvd college prgrm, the partnering school district, EDU255AD & min 50% successful completion of all designated, req crse wrk.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23147 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Ferin
Open
99 of 99 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fifteen (15) Week Class
      Formal Admission Required
      Taskstream: The Tools of Engagement one-year subscription required.
      Class 23147 costs include Education Class Fee: $375
    • Additional Class Notes: Current IVP State fingerprinting required.

Intern Certificate Student Teaching Lab - Secondary Education (EDU256AB) 4 Credits

Supervised student teacher practicum. Emphasis on the provision of instruction to learners. Covers lesson plan development, classroom procedures, classroom management, and educator professionalism. Includes learner preparation, learner engagement, and learner outcome awareness. Prerequisites: Baccalaureate Degree & formal acceptance of a teacher prep 2 yr prgrm plan by an AZ Dept of Education apprvd college program, the partnering school district, EDU256AA & min of 50% successful completion of all designated, req course work.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23150 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • W. Wilson
Open
50 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fifteen (15) Week Class
      Formal Admission Required
      Class 23150 costs include Education Class Fee: $725
    • Additional Class Notes: Current IVP State fingerprinting required.

Intern Certificate Student Teaching Lab - Secondary Education I (EDU256AC) 2 Credits

Supervised student teacher practicum. Emphasis on the provision of instruction to learners. Covers lesson plan development, classroom procedures, classroom management, and educator professionalism. Includes learner preparation, learner engagement, and learner outcome awareness. Prerequisites: Baccalaureate Degree and formal acceptance of a specified teacher prep two year program plan by an Arizona Department of Education approved college program and the partnering school district.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23151 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • W. Wilson
Open
99 of 99 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fifteen (15) Week Class
      Formal Admission Required
      Taskstream: The Tools of Engagement one-year subscription required.
      Class 23151 costs include Education Class Fee: $400
    • Additional Class Notes: Current IVP State fingerprinting required.

Intern Certificate Student Teaching Lab - Secondary Education II (EDU256AD) 2 Credits

Supervised student teacher practicum. Emphasis on the provision of instruction to learners. Covers lesson plan development, classroom procedures, classroom management, and educator professionalism. Includes learner preparation, learner engagement, and learner outcome awareness. Prerequisites: Bachelor & formal acceptance of a specified teacher prep 2 year plan by AZ Department of Education approved college program, the partnering school district, EDU256AC & a min of 25% successful completion of all designated, required courses.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23152 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • W. Wilson
Open
99 of 99 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fifteen (15) Week Class
      Formal Admission Required
      Taskstream: The Tools of Engagement one-year subscription required.
      Class 23152 costs include Education Class Fee: $400
    • Additional Class Notes: Current IVP State fingerprinting required.

Intern Certificate Student Teaching Lab - Secondary Education III (EDU256AE) 2 Credits

Supervised student teacher practicum. Emphasis on the provision of instruction to learners. Covers lesson plan development, classroom procedures, classroom management, and educator professionalism. Includes learner preparation, learner engagement, and learner outcome awareness. Prerequisites: Baccalaureate Degree & formal acceptance of a specified teacher prep 2 yr prgrm plan by AZ Dept of Eductn apprvd college prgrm, the partnering school district, EDU256AD & min of 50% successful completion of all designated, reqd crse work.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23153 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • W. Wilson
Open
99 of 99 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fifteen (15) Week Class
      Formal Admission Required
      Taskstream: The Tools of Engagement one-year subscription required.
      Class 23153 costs include Education Class Fee: $375
    • Additional Class Notes: Current IVP State fingerprinting required.

Intern Certificate Student Teaching Lab - Special Education (EDU257AB) 4 Credits

Supervised student teacher practicum. Emphasis on the provision of instruction to learners. Covers lesson plan development, classroom procedures, classroom management, and educator professionalism. Includes learner preparation, learner engagement, and learner outcome awareness. Prerequisites: Baccalaureate Degree & formal acceptance of a teacher prep 2 yr prgrm plan by an AZ Dept of Ed approved college prgrm, the partnering school district, EDU257AA & min of 50% successful completion of all designated, req crse work.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23156 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • E. Hoffman
Open
50 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fifteen (15) Week Class
      Formal Admission Required
      Class 23156 costs include Education Class Fee: $725
    • Additional Class Notes: Current IVP State fingerprinting required.

Intern Certificate Student Teaching Lab - Special Education I (EDU257AC) 2 Credits

Supervised student teacher practicum. Emphasis on the provision of instruction to learners. Covers lesson plan development, classroom procedures, classroom management, and educator professionalism. Includes learner preparation, learner engagement, and learner outcome awareness. Prerequisites: Baccalaureate Degree and formal acceptance of a specified teacher prep two year program plan by an Arizona Department of Education approved college program and the partnering school district.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23157 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • E. Hoffman
Open
99 of 99 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fifteen (15) Week Class
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement subscription required.
      Formal Admission Required
      Class 23157 costs include Education Class Fee: $400
    • Additional Class Notes: Current IVP State fingerprinting required.

Intern Certificate Student Teaching Lab - Special Education II (EDU257AD) 2 Credits

Supervised student teacher practicum. Emphasis on the provision of instruction to learners. Covers lesson plan development, classroom procedures, classroom management, and educator professionalism. Includes learner preparation, learner engagement, and learner outcome awareness. Prerequisites: Bachelor & formal acceptance of a specified teacher prep 2 year plan by AZ Department of Education approved college program, the partnering school district, EDU257AC & a min of 25% successful completion of all designated, required crs wrk.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23158 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • E. Hoffman
Open
99 of 99 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fifteen (15) Week Class
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement subscription required.
      Formal Admission Required
      Class 23158 costs include Education Class Fee: $400
    • Additional Class Notes: Current IVP State fingerprinting required.

Intern Certificate Student Teaching Lab - Special Education III (EDU257AE) 2 Credits

Supervised student teacher practicum. Emphasis on the provision of instruction to learners. Covers lesson plan development, classroom procedures, classroom management, and educator professionalism. Includes learner preparation, learner engagement, and learner outcome awareness. Prerequisites: Bachelor & formal acceptance of a specified teacher prep 2 year plan by AZ Department of Education approved college program, the partnering school district, EDU257AD & a min of 50% successful completion of all designated, required courses.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23159 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • E. Hoffman
Open
99 of 99 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fifteen (15) Week Class
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement subscription required.
      Formal Admission Required
      Class 23159 costs include Education Class Fee: $375
    • Additional Class Notes: Current IVP State fingerprinting required.

Intern Certificate Student Teaching Lab - Special Education IV (EDU257AF) 2 Credits

Supervised student teacher practicum. Emphasis on the provision of instruction to learners. Covers lesson plan development, classroom procedures, classroom management, and educator professionalism. Includes learner preparation, learner engagement, and learner outcome awareness. Prerequisites: Bachelor & formal acceptance of a specified teacher prep 2 year plan by AZ Department of Education approved college program, the partnering school district, EDU257AE & a min of 75% successful completion of all designated, required courses.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23160 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • E. Hoffman
Open
99 of 99 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fifteen (15) Week Class
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement subscription required.
      Formal Admission Required
      Class 23160 costs include Education Class Fee: $375
    • Additional Class Notes: Current IVP State fingerprinting required.

Learning And The Brain (EDU270) 3 Credits

Teaching and learning issues within a cognitive processes context. Covers emotion, memory, and recall as well as early brain development and its relationship to learning. Emphasis on current neuroscientific brain research and how it impacts teaching practice in preK-12 classrooms. Prerequisites: Baccalaureate Degree and formal acceptance to a Maricopa Community College state approved post-baccalaureate teacher preparation program or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21865 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Ward
Open
14 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Formal Admission Required
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Secondary Reading And Decoding (EDU270AB) 3 Credits

Focus on the theories, methods and models of teaching literacy and decoding in the content areas of secondary grades. Prerequisites: Baccalaureate Degree and formal admission to a state approved Post Baccalaureate teacher preparation program.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21867 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Harvey
Open
21 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement: (subscription required)
      Formal Admission Required
    • Additional Class Notes: Tutoring activities with school-age children required.

Phonics Based Reading and Decoding (EDU271) 3 Credits

Overview of research, curricular content, and instructional practices associated with Research Based Systematic Phonics Instruction (RBSPI) and other methods for teaching reading. Covers the history of written language, alphabetic reading, and writing systems, and implementation of effective methods for reading instruction. Note: EDU271 requires an approved field experience. Prerequisites: Baccalaureate Degree and formal acceptance to a Maricopa Community College state approved post-baccalaureate teacher preparation program or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21795 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Stratton
Open
19 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      Textbook Savings Program
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement: (subscription required)
      Formal Admission Required
      Class 21795 costs include Education Class Fee: $25

Educational Psychology (EDU272) 3 Credits

Focus on the study and application of psychological principles, theories, and methodologies related to teaching and learning. Emphasis on developmental, learning, and motivational theories. Current trends also covered. Prerequisites: Baccalaureate Degree and formal acceptance to a Maricopa Community College state approved post-baccalaureate teacher preparation program and (PSY101 or permission of Instructor) or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21687 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Ward
Open
11 of 25 Seats Available

Elementary Student Teaching (EDU277AA) 8 Credits

Supervised student teacher practicum. Emphasis on the provision of instruction to learners. Covers lesson plan development, classroom procedures, classroom management, and educator professionalism. Includes learner preparation, learner engagement, and learner outcome awareness. Prerequisites: Formal admission to an undergraduate teacher preparation program, and (EDU217, EDU227, EDU229, EDU231, EDU285AB and EDU287AB) and permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21799 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • P. Ngo
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Twelve (12) Week Class
      Formal Admission Required
      Class 21799 costs include Education Class Fee: $525
    • Additional Class Notes: Current IVP State fingerprinting required.

Secondary Student Teaching (EDU277AB) 8 Credits

Supervised student teacher practicum. Emphasis on the provision of instruction to learners. Covers lesson plan development, classroom procedures, classroom management, and educator professionalism. Includes learner preparation, learner engagement, and learner outcome awareness. Prerequisites: Formal admissions to an undergraduate teacher preparation program, and (EDU207, EDU215, EDU217, EDU285AB and EDU287AB) and permission of Department.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23161 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • P. Ngo
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Twelve (12) Week Class
      Formal Admission Required
      Class 23161 costs include Education Class Fee: $525
    • Additional Class Notes: Current IVP State fingerprinting required.

Special Education: Cross-Categorical Student Teaching (EDU277AC) 8 Credits

Supervised student teacher practicum. Emphasis on the provision of instruction to learners. Covers lesson plan development, classroom procedures, classroom management, and educator professionalism. Includes learner preparation, learner engagement, and learner outcome awareness. Prerequisites: Formal admission to an undergraduate teacher preparation program, and (EDU209AF, EDU219, EDU231, EDU285AB and EDU287AB) and permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23162 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • P. Ngo
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Twelve (12) Week Class
      Formal Admission Required
      Class 23162 costs include Education Class Fee: $525
    • Additional Class Notes: Current IVP State fingerprinting required.

Educational Assessment And Evaluation (EDU278) 3 Credits

Examination of assessing student performance. Assessment criteria and development of various types of assessment covered. Instructor developed assessments emphasized. Standardized, norm-referenced and criterion-referenced tests also included. Arizona State Board of Education Professional Teaching Standards emphasized. Prerequisites: EDU272.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21830 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • S. Laurita
Open
3 of 3 Seats Available

Education Program Seminar (EDU285AA) 1 Credit

Overview of the teacher education program model, Teaching Standards and the Educator Assessments. Educational program policies and procedures emphasized. Includes basic skills assessment and fingerprinting regulations. Prerequisites: Baccalaureate Degree and formal acceptance to a Maricopa Community College state approved post-baccalaureate teacher preparation program or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21803 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Tobey
Open
19 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Formal Admission Required
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Current Perspectives In Education (EDU285AB) 1 Credit

Focus on the importance of standards and their relationship to teaching and learning. Instructional design tools for standard based activities and their application in the classroom emphasized. Includes instructional design, resource management, and assessment rubrics. Educational program policies and procedures also covered. Prerequisites: Formal admission to an undergraduate teacher preparation program.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21810 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • W. Wilson
Open
49 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Six (6) Week Class
      Formal Admission Required
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement one-year subscription required.
      Class 21810 costs include Education Class Fee: $25

Education Perspectives (EDU285AC) 1 Credit

Focus on the importance of standards and their relationship to teaching and learning. Instructional design tools for standard based activities and their application in the classroom emphasized. Includes instructional design, resource management, and assessment rubrics. Prerequisites: Baccalaureate Degree and formal admission to a state approved post-baccalaureate teacher preparation program.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21814 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Caldwell-Murillo
Open
15 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Six (6) Week Class
      Formal Admission Required
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement: (subscription required)
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 21814 costs include Education Class Fee: $25

Seminar: Education Program Model (EDU285AD) 1 Credit

Overview of the teacher education program model, professional teaching standards, and teacher certification exams. Educational program policies and procedures emphasized. Includes basic skills assessment and fingerprinting regulations. Prerequisites: Formal acceptance to a Maricopa Community College undergraduate state approved teacher preparation program or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23967 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 01/12/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • S. Riley
Open
47 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Formal Admission Required
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
    • Additional Class Notes: RSC/NCU partnership course only

Master Teacher Seminar I (EDU287AA) 1 Credit

Special topics in education with an emphasis on current issues not covered in education courses. Note: May be repeated for a total of four (4) credit hours. Prerequisites: Baccalaureate Degree and formal acceptance to a Maricopa Community College state approved post-baccalaureate teacher preparation program or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21819 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • L. Kent
Open
989 of 999 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Six (6) Week Class
      Formal Admission Required
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 21819 costs include Education Class Fee: $25
    • Additional Class Notes: Note: This course is for students in the Teacher Education Programs.

Master Teacher Seminar II (EDU287AB) 1 Credit

Special topics in education with an emphasis on current issues not covered in education courses. Note: May be repeated for a total of four (4) credit hours. Prerequisites: Formal admission to an undergraduate teacher preparation program.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21822 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/30/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Turley
Open
24 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Six (6) Week Class
      Formal Admission Required
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 21822 costs include Education Class Fee: $25

Master Teacher Seminar III (EDU287AC) 1 Credit

Special topics in education with an emphasis on current issues not covered in education courses. Note: May be repeated for a total of four (4) credit hours. Prerequisites: Baccalaureate Degree and formal admission to a state approved post-baccalaureate teacher preparation program.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21825 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • V. Krauss
Open
13 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Six (6) Week Class
      Formal Admission Required
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 21825 costs include Education Class Fee: $25

Master Teacher Seminar IV (EDU287AD) 1 Credit

Special topics in education with an emphasis on current issues not covered in education courses. Note: EDU287AD may be repeated for a total of four (4) credit hours. EDU287AD is intended for students in an undergraduate partnership program. Prerequisites: Formal acceptance to a Maricopa Community College undergraduate state approved teacher preparation program or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23970 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • V. Krauss
Open
23 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Six (6) Week Class
      Formal Admission Required
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 23970 costs include Education Class Fee: $25
    • Additional Class Notes: RSC/NCU partnership course only

Student Teaching Lab - Elementary (EDU288AA) 8 Credits

Supervised student teacher practicum. Emphasis on the provision of instruction to learners. Covers lesson plan development, classroom procedures, classroom management, and educator professionalism. Includes learner preparation, learner engagement, and learner outcome awareness. Prerequisites: Baccalaureate Degree and formal admission to a state approved post-baccalaureate teacher preparation program, and (EDU251 and permission of Department or Division).

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21827 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • P. Ngo
Open
50 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Twelve (12) Week Class
      Formal Admission Required
      Flex II
      Student Teaching is a 9 week commitment.
      Permission of Department Required
      Class 21827 costs include Education Class Fee: $525
    • Additional Class Notes: Current IVP State fingerprinting required.

Student Teaching Lab - Secondary (EDU288AB) 8 Credits

Supervised student teacher practicum. Emphasis on the provision of instruction to learners. Covers lesson plan development, classroom procedures, classroom management, and educator professionalism. Includes learner preparation, learner engagement, and learner outcome awareness. Prerequisites: Baccalaureate Degree and formal admission to a state approved post-baccalaureate teacher preparation program, and (EDU251 and permission of Department or Division).

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23163 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • P. Ngo
Open
50 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Twelve (12) Week Class
      Formal Admission Required
      Student Teaching is a 9 week commitment.
      Permission of Department Required
      Class 23163 costs include Education Class Fee: $525
    • Additional Class Notes: Note: This course is for students who have been placed by the Field Experience Coordinator. Current IVP State fingerprinting required.

Special Education: Cross-Categorical - Lab (EDU288AC) 8 Credits

Supervised student teacher practicum. Emphasis on the provision of instruction to learners. Covers lesson plan development, classroom procedures, classroom management, and educator professionalism. Includes learner preparation, learner engagement, and learner outcome awareness. Prerequisites: Baccalaureate Degree and formal admission to a state approved post-baccalaureate teacher preparation program, and (EDU223AA, EDU223AB, EDU223AC, EDU223AD, EDU223AF, EDU226, EDU285AC, EDU287AC, and EDU293) and permission of Department.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21832 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • P. Ngo
Open
99 of 99 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Twelve (12) Week Class
      Formal Admission Required
      Student Teaching is a 9 week commitment.
      Permission of Department Required
      Class 21832 costs include Education Class Fee: $525
    • Additional Class Notes: Note: completion of EDU289 is required prior to enrollment.

Secondary Methods and Curriculum Development (EDU289) 1 Credit

Overview and practical application of teaching methodology and curriculum development for secondary education teachers. Teaching strategies, curriculum design, lesson objectives, time management skills, teaching resources and student assessments covered. Professional Teaching Standards emphasized. Includes current research findings related to secondary education methods and curriculum development. Note: Upon completion of EDU289, students are required to enroll in one of the following courses: EDU289AA or EDU289AB or EDU289AC or EDU289AD or EDU289AE or EDU289AF. Prerequisites: Baccalaureate Degree and formal admission to a state approved post-baccalaureate teacher preparation program.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21834 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • S. Robertson
Open
17 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Six (6) Week Class
      Formal Admission Required
      Microphone and speakers required.
      A one-year subscription to Taskstream: The Tools of Engagement is required.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Children's Literature (EDU291) 3 Credits

Review of folk and modern literature from a variety of world cultures, including application of literary criteria to folk and modern literature for children. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22003 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • Y. Sampedro-Rangel
Open
7 of 7 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22155 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • T. Ferra
Open
8 of 25 Seats Available

Early Learning Foundations (EEC200) 3 Credits

Overview of early childhood education (birth to age eight) in American society, including current issues and responsibilities. Emphasis on issues of professionalism, ethics and program types. Opportunities for students to explore potential career paths. Note: EEC200 Includes field experience. Prerequisites: Must hold a provisional or standard elementary, or special education teaching certificate, or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22041 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Olivier
Open
11 of 11 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      Software Required
      Class 22041 costs include Education Class Fee: $25
    • Additional Class Notes: Current IVP State fingerprinting required.

Early Learning Guidance and Management (EEC201) 3 Credits

Principles for guiding young children in early care and education environments. Exploration of guidance, management, and how the environment impacts the lives of typical and atypical young children. Includes observation of classrooms of children ages birth to age eight. Prerequisites: Must hold a provisional or standard elementary, or special education teaching certificate, or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22043 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Caldwell-Murillo
Open
7 of 7 Seats Available

Early Learning Introduction to the Exceptional Young Child (EEC202) 3 Credits

Overview of the exceptional learner (birth to age eight), one who differs from the average or the norm, with emphasis on observation, techniques, characteristics, identification, types of programs, and work with families. Issues related to learning exceptionalities, sensory and communication disorders, social and emotional problems, physical and health related disorders, and giftedness. Note: EEC202 includes field experience. Prerequisites: Must hold a provisional or standard elementary, or special education teaching certificate, or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22045 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • V. Perrone
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available

Early Learning Culture, Community, Family and the Child (EEC203) 3 Credits

Examines family, community and cultural influences on development of the young child birth to third grade. Considers trends and threats to attachment, relationships and cultural identity. Includes social and emotional experiences and their impact on the developing brain. Prerequisites: Must hold a provisional or standard elementary, or special education teaching certificate, or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22047 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Willis
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available

Early Learning Language and Literacy Development (EEC204) 3 Credits

Overview of language development, emergent literacy, early literacy development, and appropriate early experiences with books, reading, and writing for typical and atypical children birth to age eight. Emphasis placed on reading and writing readiness, methods to enhance literacy development, and strategies for selecting and using children's books. Prerequisites: Must hold a provisional or standard elementary, or special education teaching certificate, or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22049 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • S. Riley
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
    • Additional Class Notes: Current IVP State fingerprinting required.

Early Learning: Instructional Methodologies of Language, Math, Science, Social Studies and the Arts (EEC205) 3 Credits

Overview and practical application of teaching elementary language, math, science, social studies and the arts. Covers teaching strategies, learning environments, teaching resources, and use of technology. Emphasis on Early Learning Standards (Birth to Age 5), Arizona Academic Standards Kindergarten-Third (K-3) Grade, and State Board of Education Professional Teaching Standards. Note: EEC205 requires an approved field experience. Prerequisites: Must hold a provisional or standard elementary, or special education teaching certificate, or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22112 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Stratton
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      Textbook Savings Program
      Class 22112 costs include Education Class Fee: $25
    • Additional Class Notes: Current IVP State fingerprinting required.

Standards, Observation and Assessment of Typical and Atypical Behaviors (EEC206) 3 Credits

Observation and assessment of typical and atypical behaviors, overview of standards, observation and assessment methodologies for typical and atypical young children birth to age eight. Includes ethics, referral and reporting procedures, and collaboration with families and other professionals. Prerequisites: EEC200, EEC201, EEC202, EEC203, EEC204, EEC205, and must hold a provisional or standard elementary, or special education teaching certificate, or permission of department or division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22051 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • S. Riley
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available

Early Learning: The Developing Child Prenatal to Age Eight (EEC222) 3 Credits

Examination of process of physical, social, emotional, cognitive, language, and literacy development of typical and atypical young children; prenatal through age eight. Consideration of public health issues and safety procedures within early childhood settings. Overview of nutritional needs and issues of physical fitness and well-being in typical and atypical young children. Note: EEC222 includes practical application and fieldwork experience. Prerequisites: Must hold a provisional or standard elementary, or special education teaching certificate, or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22039 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • D. Rondeau
Open
24 of 25 Seats Available

Foundations of Early Childhood Education (EED200) 3 Credits

Overview of early childhood education (birth to age eight) in American society, including current issues and responsibilities. Emphasis on issues of professionalism, ethics and program types. Opportunities for students to explore potential career paths. Includes field experience. Prerequisites: None. Note: EED200 requires a minimum of 30 hours of field experience in birth to age eight environments.

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21787 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Matthews
Open
14 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Software Required
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement; 1-year online subscription is required.
      Class 21787 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Guidance, Management and the Environment (EED212) 3 Credits

Principles for guiding young children in early care and education environments. Exploration of guidance, management, and how the environment impacts the lives of young children. Includes observation of classrooms of children ages birth to age eight. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40121 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/16/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Carr
Open
5 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement (subscription required)
      Textbook Savings Program
      Class 40121 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Early Learning: Health, Safety, Nutrition and Fitness (EED215) 3 Credits

Consideration of public health issues and safety procedures within early childhood settings, serving young children birth to age eight. Overview of nutritional needs and issues of physical fitness and well-being in young children. Includes field experiences. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21858 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Kelly
Open
5 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement: (online subscription required)
      Class 21858 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Child, Family, Community and Culture (EED220) 3 Credits

Examines family, community and cultural influences on development of the young child (birth to age eight). Considers trends and threats to attachment, relationships and cultural identity.Includes social and emotional experiences and their impact on the developing brain. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: C

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21791 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Wolcott
Open
2 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Software Required
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement; (online subscription required).
      Textbook Savings Program
      Class 21791 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Introduction to the Exceptional Young Child: Birth to Age Eight (EED222) 3 Credits

Overview of the exceptional learner (birth - age 5 eight), one who differs from the average or the norm, with emphasis on observation, techniques, characteristics, identification, types of programs, and work with families. Issues related to learning exceptionalities, sensory and communication disorders, social and emotional problems, physical and health related disorders, and giftedness. Includes field experience. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: C, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21793 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Matthews
Open
10 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement (subscription required)
      Class 21793 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Early Learning: Language Acquisition and Literacy Development (EED245) 3 Credits

Overview of language acquisition and development, emergent literacy, early literacy development, and appropriate early experiences with books, reading, and writing for typical and atypical children birth to age eight. Emphasis placed on reading and writing readiness, methods to enhance literacy development, and strategies for selecting and using children's books. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22053 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Wolcott
Open
2 of 11 Seats Available

Portfolio Development and Writing for the Profession (EED255) 3 Credits

Portfolio development, completion, and presentation. Self- assessment and educational short-term and long-term planning, professional development, writing and critical learning included. Prerequisites: Completion of twelve (12) credit hours of EED coursework and permission of Program Coordinator.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
23437 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Beahan
  • T. Liddell
Open
24 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Eight (8) Week Class
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement online subscription required.
      Textbook Savings Program
      Permission of Instructor / Department Required
      Class 23437 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10
    • Additional Class Notes: To enroll in this course, students need to send an email to: ecehd.internships@riosalado.edu. The email needs to contain the following information: student name, student ID number, contact phone number and course prefix/number AND preferred start date of the course for which you are requesting admittance. Within 3 business days you will be contacted by the Early Childhood/Human Development Internship/Portfolio Team. Please note: every effort will be made to accommodate your requested start date; however, we cannot guarantee that your requested start date will be available. Enrollment in this course is limited. It is important to contact us as soon as possible to request enrollment in this course.

Early Childhood Infant/Toddler Internship (EED260) 1 Credit

Work experience with infants and toddlers in early care and education settings. 80 hours of designated work per credit. Note: May be repeated for a total of six (6) credit hours. Prerequisites: Permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
23446 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Early Childhood Offsites
Early Childhood Off Site
In Person: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Beahan
  • T. Liddell
Open
24 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Eight (8) Week Class
      80-hour Internship
      Permission of Instructor / Department Required
      Class 23446 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $100
    • Additional Class Notes: To enroll in this course, students need to send an email to: ecehd.internships@riosalado.edu. The email needs to contain the following information: student name, student ID number, contact phone number and course prefix/number AND preferred start date of the course for which you are requesting admittance. Within 3 business days you will be contacted by the Early Childhood/Human Development Internship/Portfolio Team. Please note: every effort will be made to accommodate your requested start date; however, we cannot guarantee that your requested start date will be available. Enrollment in this course is limited. It is important to contact us as soon as possible to request enrollment in this course.

Early Childhood Preschool Internship (EED261) 1 Credit

Work experience with preschoolers in early care and education settings. 80 hours of designated work per credit. Note: May be repeated for a total of six (6) credit hours. Prerequisites: Permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
23455 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Early Childhood Offsites
Early Childhood Off Site
In Person: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Beahan
  • T. Liddell
Open
19 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Eight (8) Week Class
      80-hour Internship
      Permission of Instructor / Department Required
      Class 23455 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $100
    • Additional Class Notes: To enroll in this course, students need to send an email to: ecehd.internships@riosalado.edu. The email needs to contain the following information: student name, student ID number, contact phone number and course prefix/number AND preferred start date of the course for which you are requesting admittance. Within 3 business days you will be contacted by the Early Childhood/Human Development Internship/Portfolio Team. Please note: every effort will be made to accommodate your requested start date; however, we cannot guarantee that your requested start date will be available. Enrollment in this course is limited. It is important to contact us as soon as possible to request enrollment in this course.

Early Learning Development: Birth To Age Eight (EED270) 3 Credits

Teaching and early learning issues within a cognitive processes context. Covers emotion, memory, and recall as well as early brain development and its relationship to early learning for the young child, birth to age eight. Prerequisites: CFS/ECH176, or CFS205, or CFS235, or EED205, or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21805 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Kelly
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Flex II
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 21805 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Early Childhood Educational Psychology (EED272) 3 Credits

Focus on the study and application of psychological principles, theories, and methodologies related to early childhood teaching and learning. Emphasis on early childhood developmental, learning, and motivational theories. Current trends also covered. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21808 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/13/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Prevatte
Open
24 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement; one-year online subscription required.
      Class 21808 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Early Learning: Curriculum And Instruction - Birth/Preschool (EED278) 3 Credits

Considerations and evaluations of curriculum appropriate to the developmental characteristics of learners, birth through five years. Includes how early childhood standards, philosophies, and program settings relate to the teaching, learning, and assessment process. Includes field experience. Prerequisites: EED200.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21811 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Spooner
Open
11 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement: (1 yr. subscription required)
      Class 21811 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Standards, Observation & Assessment Of Typical/Atypical Behaviors Of Young Children Birth Age Eight (EED280) 3 Credits

Standards, observation, and assessment of typical and atypical behaviors, overview of standards, observation and assessment methodologies for typical and atypical young children (birth to age eight). Includes ethics, referral and reporting procedures, and collaboration with families and other professionals. Prerequisites: CFS/ECH176, or CFS235, or EED205.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21815 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/16/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Kirk
Open
3 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      TaskStream: The Tools of Engagement; 1-year online subscription is required.
      Class 21815 costs include Rio ECE Class Fees: $10

Early Childhood Culture, Community, Family And The Child (EEP246) 3 Credits

Examines family, community, and cultural influences on development of the young child birth to third grade. Considers trends and threats to attachment, relationships and cultural identity. Includes social and emotional experiences and their impact on the developing brain. Prerequisites: Baccalaureate Degree and formal acceptance to a Maricopa Community College state approved post-baccalaureate teacher preparation program or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21878 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Willis
Open
22 of 25 Seats Available

Early Childhood Curriculum And Methods In The Arts - Birth To Age Eight (EEP268) 1 Credit

Exploration of fine arts integration, birth to age 8, in early childhood settings. Focus on the impact on life-long learning and education goal achievement when curriculum includes fine arts. Arizona art standards of dance, visual, theater and music also covered. Prerequisites: Baccalaureate Degree and formal admission to a state approved post-baccalaureate early childhood teacher preparation program.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22016 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/13/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • L. Hainline
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Six (6) Week Class
      Formal Admission Required
      Class 22016 costs include Education Class Fee: $25
    • Additional Class Notes: Current IVP State fingerprinting required.

Student Teaching Lab - Early Childhood (EEP288) 4 Credits

Supervised (K-3) student teacher practicum. Emphasis on the provision of instruction to learners. Covers lesson plan development, classroom procedures, classroom management, and educator professionalism. Includes learner preparation, learner engagement, and learner outcome awareness. Prerequisites: Baccalaureate Degree and formal admission to a state approved post-baccalaureate teacher preparation program and (EDU220, EDU251, EEP240, EEP242, EEP244, EEP246, and EEP276) and permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23264 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • P. Ngo
Open
98 of 99 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Twelve (12) Week Class
      Permission of Instructor / Department Required
      Formal Admission Required
      Class 23264 costs include Education Class Fee: $525
    • Additional Class Notes: Current IVP State fingerprinting required.

Internship: Early Childhood Infant, Toddler, Preschool (EEP289) 4 Credits

Supervised field experience with infants, toddlers and/or preschoolers in early care and education settings. Note: EEP289 requires 180 hours of supervision in the classroom. Prerequisites: Baccalaureate Degree and formal admission to a state approved post-baccalaureate early childhood teacher preparation program and (EDU220, EDU251, EEP240, EEP242, EEP244, EEP246, and EEP276), and permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23265 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • P. Ngo
Open
99 of 99 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fifteen (15) Week Class
      Formal Admission Required
      Permission of Department Required
      Class 23265 costs include Education Class Fee: $400
    • Additional Class Notes: Current IVP State fingerprinting required.

elearning Media Level II (ELN202) 3 Credits

Design of instructional media. Includes prototyping, interface design, storyboarding, scripting, and working with a production team. Emphasis on relating instructional media to learning outcomes. Design of instructional video, audio, graphics, learning management systems, animation, presentation, and communication also covered. Note: The purchase of specific software is not required. Prerequisites: A grade of "C" or better in ELN102.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22601 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. O'Donnell
Open
1 of 4 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Eight (8) Week Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation/Basic Cardiac Life Support (EMT101) 0.5 Credits

Designed to train students in the skills of cardiopulmonary resuscitation to include mouth-to-mouth, mouth-to-mask, and cardiac compression, stabilization of adult, infant, and child victims with airway obstruction, respiratory, and cardiac arrest. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41433 Spring 2015 Glendale
I1 104
In Person 05/12/2015- 05/12/2015 Tu 4:00PM- 10:00PM
  • C. Wells Adams
Open
16 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Students must complete online course work PRIOR to attending class. Instructions will be sent to Maricopa student email account one week prior to class start date. Access to the digital Healthcare Provider text is provided. Students are NOT required to purchase the print version of the HCP text. Course fees are NOT refundable once access to online content is provided. For additional information, contact 623.845.3161.Special fee payable at time of registration.
      Class 41433 costs include EMT Class Fee: $25
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
32145 Spring 2015 Mesa
Downtown Center/Centennial Way
In Person 05/08/2015- 05/08/2015 F 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • P. Shupe
  • S. Morales-Jones
Open
21 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 32145 Further information, contact Paul Shupe at paul.shupe@mesacc.edu or 480-461-6308.
      Class 32145 costs include IEMT Class Fee: $22
    • Additional Class Notes: Certification through American Heart Association (AHA). This is a Healthcare Provider level CPR course. Previous certification or experience not required.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
15070 Spring 2015 Glendale
I1 104
In Person 04/25/2015- 04/25/2015 Sat 8:00AM- 2:00PM
  • C. Wells Adams
Open
2 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 15070 Students must complete online course work PRIOR to attending class. Instructions will be sent to Maricopa student email account 1 week prior to class date. Access to the digital Healthcare Provider text is provided. Students are NOT required to purchase the print version of the HCP text. Course fees are NOT refundable once access to online content is provided. For additional information, contact 623.845.3161.
      Class 15070 costs include EMT Class Fee: $25
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
32147 Spring 2015 Mesa
Downtown Center/Centennial Way
In Person 05/02/2015- 05/02/2015 Sat 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • P. Shupe
  • S. Morales-Jones
Open
21 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 32147 costs include IEMT Class Fee: $22
    • Additional Class Notes: Certification through American Heart Association (AHA). This is a Healthcare Provider level CPR course. Previous certification or experience not required.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
10676 Spring 2015 Phoenix
Nursing Building
In Person 05/09/2015- 05/09/2015 Sat 9:00AM- 5:30PM
  • N. Malmrose
  • W. Crowley
Open
14 of 24 Seats Available

Applied Practical Studies for Emergency Medical Technology (EMT104AB) 0.5 Credits

Simulation of actual emergency responses, with practical application of techniques and skills covered in EMT curricula. Scenario based learning applied to the techniques of emergency medical care in accordance with national and state curriculum. Practical application of anatomy, physiology, patient assessment, and treatment of medically or traumatically compromised patients, special hazards and medical operations. Also includes patient-assisted medication administration, semi-automatic external defibrillator and blood glucose monitoring. Students function in outside, scenario based environment. Prerequisites: None. Corequisites: EMT/FSC104, or EMT200, or (EMT272AA, EMT272AB, and EMT272LL), or EMT273, or certified EMT Basic, IEMT, or Paramedic in the State of Arizona, or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
30916 Spring 2015 Glendale
PSS 107
In Person 04/24/2015- 04/24/2015 F 3:00PM- 10:00PM
  • B. Millick
Open
2 of 24 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
30919 Spring 2015 Glendale
PSS 107
In Person 05/01/2015- 05/01/2015 F 3:00PM- 10:00PM
  • B. Millick
Open
1 of 24 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
30922 Spring 2015 Glendale
PSS 107
In Person 05/09/2015- 05/09/2015 Sat 3:00PM- 10:00PM
  • B. Millick
Open
1 of 24 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
30918 Spring 2015 Glendale
PSS 107
In Person 04/25/2015- 04/25/2015 Sat 3:00PM- 10:00PM
  • B. Millick
Open
9 of 24 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41016 Spring 2015 Glendale
PSS 107
In Person 04/25/2015- 04/25/2015 N/A N/A
  • B. Millick
Open
23 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 41016 is for students with a time conflict.
      Class 41016 costs include EMT Class Fee: $20

EMT Certification Renewal Challenge (EMT200AA) 0.6 Credits

Designed to contribute to Arizona Department of Health Services (A-DHS) Bureau of Emergency Medical Services (B-EMS) recertification requirements for Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) according to the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) EMT National Curriculum and the Arizona EMT Refresher Curriculum Guidelines. Prerequisites: Current validation in Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider/Professional Rescuer or proof of current registry with the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT).

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39502 Spring 2015 Mesa
Downtown Center/Centennial Way
In Person 05/08/2015- 05/08/2015 F 9:00AM- 6:00PM
  • C. Burrows
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available

12 Lead ECG Rhythm Analysis (EMT249) 0.5 Credits

Designed to acquaint all levels of emergency care providers with electrocardiographic (ECG) rhythm analysis and interpretation using the 12-lead electrocardiogram (ECG). Required content for identification and treatment of myocardial infarction and its complications. Prerequisites: EMT235, or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
32191 Spring 2015 Mesa
Downtown Center/Centennial Way
In Person 04/25/2015- 04/25/2015 Sat 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • S. Newton
Open
4 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 32191 is part of the Foundational Coursework for entrance into the Paramedic Program. The Foundational course work is required for degree seeking students, limited experience providers (less than 2 years professional service), and experienced providers needing a strong foundation prior to entrance into the Paramedic Program. The Foundational course work is not required, but is strongly recommended, for experienced providers in order to provide a deep academic and practical understanding of content that will be introduced at an advanced pace in the Paramedic Program. Some content will be delivered via CANVAS online.

Basic Writing Skills (ENG081) 3 Credits

Emphasis on preparation for college-level composition with a focus on foundational skills. Establishing effective writing strategies through six or more writing projects comprising at least 1500 words in total. Prerequisites: Appropriate writing placement test score, or a grade of "C" or better in ENG071 or ESL077, or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22450 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Savery
Open
7 of 7 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22330 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Maxson
Open
16 of 25 Seats Available

Fundamentals of Writing (ENG091) 3 Credits

Emphasis on preparation for college-level composition with a focus on organizational skills. Developing effective writing strategies through five or more writing projects comprising at least 2000 words in total. Prerequisites: Appropriate writing placement test score, or a grade of C or better in ENG081 or ESL087, or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22318 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • Y. Warner
Open
6 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      Textbook Savings Program
      This is a correspondence class. Only the cost of tuition, fees and books is permitted for financial aid. Students pursuing a certificate program are not permitted to receive federal financial aid for correspondence classes. If you use financial aid to pay for school, please review Section II of your Financial Aid Terms and Conditions at the following web site:
      http://www.riosalado.edu/financial_aid/terms-conditions/Pages/default.aspx .
      Placement Test Score Required
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25219 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Feils
Open
11 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      Placement Test Score Required
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22455 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/16/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Woods-Wilson
Open
13 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      Textbook Savings Program
      Placement Test Score Required
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22456 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • S. Fomeche
Open
1 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      Textbook Savings Program
      Placement Test Score Required
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

First-Year Composition (ENG101) 3 Credits

Emphasis on rhetoric and composition with a focus on expository writing and understanding writing as a process. Establishing effective college-level writing strategies through four or more writing projects comprising at least 3,000 words in total. Prerequisites: Appropriate writing placement test score, or a grade of "C" or better in ENG091 or ESL097.

General Education Designations: FYC

SUN# ENG1101
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22319 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Dunley
Open
17 of 25 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22549 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • P. Sapakie
Open
7 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Available for Honors Credit
      Placement Test Score Required
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22550 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Garcia
Open
1 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Placement Test Score Required
      Available for Honors Credit
      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
22551 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/23/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • G. Dudley
Open
1 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Available for Honors Credit
      Placement Test Score Required
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22552 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/30/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Zeeb
Open
1 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Available for Honors Credit
      Placement Test Score Required
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22553 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/06/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Chumley
Open
3 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Available for Honors Credit
      Placement Test Score Required
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

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
22559 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/30/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • R. Orta
Open
3 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Available for Honors Credit
      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
22410 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Dunley
Open
21 of 25 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22437 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Snyder
Open
1 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Available for Honors Credit
      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
22439 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Palazzolo
Open
6 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Available for Honors Credit
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

First-Year Composition for ESL (ENG107) 3 Credits

Equivalent of ENG101 for students of English as a Second Language (ESL). Emphasis on rhetoric and composition with a focus on expository writing and understanding writing as a process. Establishing effective college-level writing strategies through four or more writing projects comprising at least 3,000 words in total. Prerequisites: Appropriate writing placement test score, or a grade of C or better in ENG091 or ESL097.

General Education Designations: FYC

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22847 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/16/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • P. Franckowiak
Open
6 of 11 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Technology requirements: 55.4 bps Internet connection (preferably faster); multimedia computer: speakers, video card, CD-ROM and microphone.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
    • Additional Class Notes: ESL version of ENG101

First-Year Composition for ESL (ENG108) 3 Credits

Equivalent of ENG102 for students of English as a Second Language (ESL). 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. Not open to students who have completed ENG101. Prerequisites: Grade of C or better in ENG107.

General Education Designations: FYC

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22857 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/23/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • P. Franckowiak
Open
6 of 11 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      ESL version of ENG102
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
    • Additional Class Notes: Technology Requirements: 55.4 bps Internet connection (preferably faster), multimedia computer, speakers, video card, CD-ROM, various players and readers.

Technical and Professional Writing (ENG111) 3 Credits

Covers analyzing, planning, organizing, researching, and writing correspondence, reports, and presentations for specific work-related audiences. Includes integrating data and graphics into work-related documents and presentations. Prerequisites: ENG101 with a grade of C, or better, or permission of Instructor.

General Education Designations: L

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22334 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Jacobson
Open
7 of 25 Seats Available

Introduction to the Study of Language (ENG213) 3 Credits

Study of language as code; phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics; language acquisition; historical and socio-linguistics. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ENG102, or ENG111, or permission of Instructor.

General Education Designations: HU, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22335 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • P. Franckowiak
Open
2 of 12 Seats Available

Magazine Article Writing (ENG235) 3 Credits

Basic skills and techniques used by professional writers for publication in magazines. Includes analyzing markets, identifying article slant, writing query letters, research techniques, editing, and submission procedures. Emphasis on nonfiction. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22336 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Jacobson
Open
6 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Survey Of English Literature After 1800 (ENH222) 3 Credits

Emphasizes the social and political backgrounds as well as the form and content of English literature in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Prerequisites: ENG101, or ENG107, or equivalent.

General Education Designations: H, HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22459 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Snyder
Open
16 of 22 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Textbook Savings Program
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Introduction to Shakespeare (ENH230) 3 Credits

Introduces Shakespeare the playwright, the sonneteer, the linguist, and the citizen of the 17th century. Considers the major tragedies, comedies, histories, and sonnets; focuses on the use of language; and connects the writer to the time. Some emphasis on Shakespeare's influence through the centuries, noting parallels between the late 16th century and the late 20th century. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22338 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Bertch
Open
20 of 25 Seats Available

American Literature Before 1860 (ENH241) 3 Credits

Includes literature written prior to 1860 in the United States. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22339 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Medlock
Open
12 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Mythology (ENH251) 3 Credits

Deals with the myths and legends of civilizations with the greatest influence upon the development of the literature and culture of the English speaking people, and compares those myths with myths from other cultures. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G, HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22314 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • R. Morris
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      This is a correspondence class. Only the cost of tuition, fees and books is permitted for financial aid. Students pursuing a certificate program are not permitted to receive federal financial aid for correspondence classes. If you use financial aid to pay for school, please review Section II of your Financial Aid Terms and Conditions at the following web site:
      http://www.riosalado.edu/financial_aid/terms-conditions/Pages/default.aspx .
      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
22446 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • R. Timmerman
Open
17 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Topics in American Literature (ENH280) 3 Credits

Exploration of selected topic(s) in American Literature. Focuses on a theme, genre, era, technique, or critical approach. Includes reading and interpretation of literature from a variety of cultures within the United States. Note: May be repeated for a total of nine (9) credit hours. Prerequisites: ENG101, or ENG107, or permission of Instructor.

General Education Designations: C, HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23552 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Palazzolo
Open
19 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      Required Equipment: A microphone or a smart phone that can record audio for sharing over the internet..
      Available for Honors Credit
    • Additional Class Notes: Topics in American Literature: Comics and Graphic Novels

Children's Literature (ENH291) 3 Credits

Review of folk and modern literature from a variety of world cultures, including application of literary criteria to folk and modern literature for children. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22448 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Print Based Class
Print Based
Print Based: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • Y. Sampedro-Rangel
Open
3 of 3 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22458 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 04/27/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Ulrich
Open
17 of 18 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22342 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Ulrich
Open
1 of 25 Seats Available

Literature for Adolescents (ENH292) 3 Credits

Reviews selected literature written for adolescents. Develops and applies literary criteria for the evaluation of adolescent literature. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23310 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • A. Burns
Open
8 of 11 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      Textbook Savings Program
      Available for Honors Credit
      Students will need access to a video camera and microphone to create presentations, which will be uploaded to the Internet.

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Education (EPD205) 3 Credits

A basic introduction to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) education in the United States. Emphasis on the understanding of state and national educational acad standards, the importance of the role of higher education in closing the achievement gap and effective strategies for improving teaching in the STEM disciplines. Includes examples of successful school programs along with practical applications for teachers in the classroom and the involvement of community colleges in the STEM Education landscape. Prerequisites: Must hold a Career and Technical Education (CTE), provisional or standard elementary, secondary or special education teaching certificate, or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28561 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/30/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Hauer
Open
24 of 25 Seats Available

Elementary Art Methods and Curriculum Development (EPD212AA) 3 Credits

Overview and practical application of teaching elementary art. Covers teaching strategies, learning environments, teaching resources, and use of technology. Emphasis on State Board of Education Professional Teaching Standards. Note: EPD212AA requires an approved field experience. Prerequisites: Must hold a Career and Technical Education (CTE) provisional or standard elementary, secondary, or special education teaching certificate, or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22080 Spring 2015 Rio Salado: Internet Class
Online Class
Hybrid: You can start on any Monday between dates: 03/09/2015- 04/27/2015 N/A N/A
  • V. Krauss
Open
22 of 25 Seats Available

Secondary Art Methods and Curriculum Development (EPD212AB) 3 Credits

Overview and practical application of teaching secondary art. Covers teaching strategies, learning environments, teaching resources, and use of technology. Emphasis on State Board