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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
39971 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
J 139 - Classroom
In Person 10/18/2016- 12/08/2016 Tu,Th 6:00PM- 8:40PM
  • D. Sehorn
Open
8 of 32 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
24937 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
J 140 - Classroom
In Person 10/17/2016- 12/16/2016 M,W 1:00PM- 3:40PM
  • L. Clark
Open
4 of 32 Seats Available

History of Photography (ARH115) 3 Credits

Survey of history of photography from beginning to present. Emphasizes medium's impact upon society and other visual arts. Technical developments, aesthetic concerns, and individual photographers studied. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25631 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/17/2016- 12/11/2016 N/A N/A
  • M. Ordway
Open
6 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Designer's Tools: Adobe Illustrator (ART180AD) 1 Credit

Introduction to the multiple elements of Adobe Illustrator, a visual art adaptation software package using the Macintosh microcomputer. Basic foundation course in the use of electronic techniques, including appropriate input and output production devices. Prerequisites: ART100 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25660 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
E 150: Computer Commons
In Person 10/20/2016- 12/09/2016 Th 5:30PM- 9:00PM
  • D. Vance
Open
16 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 25660 costs include Computer Commons Class Fee: $10
    • Additional Class Notes: Prerequisites: waived by division - contact division secretary for permission code 602-787-6595

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
26313 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/17/2016- 12/11/2016 N/A N/A
  • S. Bjork
Open
7 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Special Topics in Astronomy (AST294AB) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26422 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 09/30/2016- 10/02/2016 N/A N/A
  • J. Weitz
Open
2 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: PHY294AB is reserved for Honors Students - contact the Honors Office at PVC for more information: 602.787.7888.

      Dates/Times:
      Meets: Pre-Trip meeting - Tues. Sept. 27th, 201?6?, 2:00-3:00PM - in K 102
      Trip - Friday, Sept 30th, 9:00am - NAU Observatory
      Trip - Saturday, October 1st, All Day - Lowell Observatory
      Trip - Sunday, October 2nd, Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument, return 7:00pm

Using Excel: Level II (BPC104BD) 0.5 Credits

Use of Excel to enhance worksheets to include graphing and formatting data, using complex formula and function expressions to build and analyze data, and special print options to output worksheets and graphs. Prerequisites: BPC104AD or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39724 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
E 140: Computer Commons
In Person 10/15/2016- 10/15/2016 Sat 9:00AM- 3:30PM
  • J. Jones
Open
20 of 26 Seats Available

Using Excel: Level III (BPC104CD) 0.5 Credits

Use of Excel to produce worksheets utilizing macros for template development and automation of repetitious tasks, and worksheet methods for the storage and management of data. Prerequisites: BPC104BD or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39725 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
E 140: Computer Commons
In Person 11/12/2016- 11/12/2016 Sat 9:00AM- 3:30PM
  • J. Jones
Open
24 of 26 Seats Available

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

Explore advanced technical aspects of maintaining and servicing computers. Emphasis placed on OS installation, maintenance, mobile devices, security, software troubleshooting, and on proper usage of tools, safety procedures, and professionalism. 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
26559 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
E 146: Computer Commons
In Person 10/18/2016- 12/08/2016 Tu,Th 1:00PM- 4:30PM
  • K. Khalili
Open
17 of 18 Seats Available

Safety In Early Childhood Settings (CFS125) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26277 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
M 127 - Reserved for CFS/ECH
In Person 10/29/2016- 11/05/2016 Sat 8:00AM- 3:30PM
  • J. Patterson
Open
1 of 24 Seats Available

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26297 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
M 126 - Psychology Classroom
In Person 11/19/2016- 12/03/2016 Sat 8:00AM- 3:30PM
  • G. Romero
Open
14 of 24 Seats Available

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24974 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/17/2016- 12/11/2016 N/A N/A
  • G. Smith
Open
5 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Late start.
    • Additional Class Notes: This course offered Fall only.

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
25024 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/17/2016- 12/11/2016 N/A N/A
  • M. Carter
Open
4 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Late start.

Desktop Presentation: Powerpoint (CIS118DB) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25025 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/17/2016- 12/11/2016 N/A N/A
  • S. VanBoven
Open
5 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Late start.
    • Additional Class Notes: This class is a combination of BPC118AB, BB, and CB

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
26731 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
E 142: Computer Commons
Hybrid 10/18/2016- 12/11/2016 Tu 6:00PM- 9:20PM
  • J. Storslee
Open
11 of 26 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
25044 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/17/2016- 12/11/2016 N/A N/A
  • J. Patterson
Open
7 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Late start.

Windows Operating System: Level I (CIS121AE) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25045 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
E 132: Computer Commons
In Person 10/18/2016- 12/06/2016 Tu 6:00PM- 9:30PM
  • G. Binder
Open
11 of 18 Seats Available

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
25175 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
M 204 - Classroom
In Person 10/18/2016- 12/09/2016 Tu,Th 2:00PM- 4:40PM
  • F. Switzer
Open
1 of 28 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25208 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/17/2016- 12/11/2016 N/A N/A
  • R. Pierceall
Open
1 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

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
44524 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
M 202 - Classroom
In Person 10/18/2016- 12/09/2016 Tu,Th 2:00PM- 4:40PM
  • K. Shadburne
Open
24 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
25120 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
M 223 - Classroom
In Person 10/04/2016- 12/16/2016 Tu,Th 8:15AM- 10:15AM
  • A. Bach-Starling
Open
7 of 25 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25117 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
K 115 - Classroom
In Person 10/25/2016- 12/16/2016 Tu,Th 1:30PM- 4:00PM
  • A. Castro
Open
1 of 25 Seats Available

Introduction to Writing Poetry (CRW160) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26345 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/17/2016- 12/11/2016 N/A N/A
  • L. Roma-Deeley
Open
4 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Math for the Young Child (ECH273) 1 Credit

Methods and techniques for encouraging the beginnings of mathematical/logical thought with young children. Focus upon the theory of Jean Piaget. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26274 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
M 127 - Reserved for CFS/ECH
In Person 10/15/2016- 10/22/2016 Sat 8:00AM- 3:30PM
  • S. Ceklic
Open
5 of 24 Seats Available

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
26298 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
M 126 - Psychology Classroom
In Person 10/15/2016- 10/22/2016 Sat 8:00AM- 3:30PM
  • G. Romero
Open
6 of 24 Seats Available

Professional Development in Early Childhood Education (ECH287) 1 Credit

Emerging professionalism within the field of early childhood education. Consideration of job responsibilities, rewards, ethics and current issues facing practitioners. Includes assessment and career planning. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26278 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
M 126 - Psychology Classroom
In Person 10/29/2016- 11/05/2016 Sat 8:00AM- 3:30PM
  • S. Ceklic
Open
12 of 24 Seats Available

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
25057 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/17/2016- 12/11/2016 N/A N/A
  • C. Nguyen
Open
1 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Late start.

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
26312 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/17/2016- 12/11/2016 N/A N/A
  • C. Miller
Open
19 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Basic Life Support/Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) for Health Care Providers (EMT101) 0.5 Credits

Designed to provide the allied healthcare provider with the knowledge and skills to perform Basic Life Support (BLS) according to current guidelines for emergency cardiovascular care (ECC). Prerequisites: None. Note: EMT101 may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
25751 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
F 131 - Classroom
In Person 10/15/2016- 10/15/2016 Sat 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • C. Willson
  • C. Markoff
Open
9 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 Instructors Availability
26614 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
L 101 - Health Occupations
In Person 11/18/2016- 11/18/2016 F 4:00PM- 11:59PM
  • D. Starr
  • D. Donahue
  • R. Dotterer
Open
31 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for students currently enrolled in EMT104 at PVCC for the Fall 2015 semester. An approval list will be submitted to A&R.
      Class 26614 costs include EMT Class Fee: $50
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26906 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
L 101 - Health Occupations
In Person 11/11/2016- 11/11/2016 F 4:00PM- 6:30PM
  • D. Starr
Open
31 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for students currently enrolled in EMT104 at PVCC for the Fall 2015 semester. An approval list will be submitted to A&R.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
26615 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
F 131 - Classroom
In Person 11/19/2016- 11/19/2016 Sat 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • D. Starr
  • D. Donahue
  • R. Dotterer
Open
32 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for students currently enrolled in EMT104 at PVCC for the Fall 2015 semester. An approval list will be submitted to A&R.
      Class 26615 costs include EMT Class Fee: $50
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
26618 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
F 131 - Classroom
In Person 12/03/2016- 12/03/2016 Sat 9:00AM- 11:30AM
  • D. Starr
  • D. Donahue
  • R. Dotterer
Open
32 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for students currently enrolled in EMT104 at PVCC for the Fall 2015 semester. An approval list will be submitted to A&R.
      Class 26618 costs include EMT Class Fee: $50
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
26619 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
L 101 - Health Occupations
In Person 12/04/2016- 12/04/2016 Su 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • D. Starr
  • D. Donahue
  • R. Dotterer
Open
32 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for students currently enrolled in EMT104 at PVCC for the Fall 2015 semester. An approval list will be submitted to A&R.
      Class 26619 costs include EMT Class Fee: $50
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
26616 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
L 101 - Health Occupations
In Person 11/20/2016- 11/20/2016 Su 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • D. Starr
  • D. Donahue
  • R. Dotterer
Open
40 of 40 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for students currently enrolled in EMT104 at PVCC for the Fall 2015 semester. An approval list will be submitted to A&R.
      Class 26616 costs include EMT Class Fee: $50
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26907 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
L 101 - Health Occupations
In Person 11/13/2016- 11/13/2016 Su 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • D. Starr
Open
32 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for students currently enrolled in EMT104 at PVCC for the Fall 2015 semester. An approval list will be submitted to A&R.

Refresher Course for Certified Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT200) 2 Credits

Designed to meet National and Arizona Department of Health Services (A-DHS) recertification for EMTs. Enhances the knowledge base of the Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) and reinforces basic skills competencies. Prerequisites: Current validation in Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider/Professional Rescuer or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
25754 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
F 131 - Classroom
In Person 11/05/2016- 11/13/2016 Sat,Su 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • C. Willson
  • D. Donahue
  • R. Dotterer
Open
21 of 28 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 25754 costs include EMT Class Fee: $25
    • Additional Class Notes: Course Fee: $25
      This course meets for two consecutive weekends on Saturday and Sunday, and is designed to meet National and Arizona Department of Health Services (A-DHS) recertification for EMTs. Enhances the knowledge base of the Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) and reinforces basic skills competencies.

Basic ECG Rhythm Analysis and Interpretation in the Emergency Setting (EMT235) 3 Credits

Designed to provide the allied healthcare provider with basic skills in analysis and interpretation of sinus, atrial, junctional and ventricular rhythms from electrocardiographs (ECG) in the emergency setting. Also addresses heart block and electronically paced rhythms. Prerequisites: Current basic life support (BLS) healthcare provider/professional rescuer card and (EMT/FSC104 or permission of Instructor).

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
43284 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 11/11/2016- 12/09/2016 F,Sat 8:30AM- 6:30PM
  • R. Dotterer
Open
7 of 28 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved For Paramedic Students Only (2016-2017)
      Class 43284 costs include EMT Class Fee: $25

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
43289 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
L 102 - Health Occupations
In Person 12/10/2016- 12/10/2016 Sat 8:30AM- 6:00PM
  • R. Dotterer
Open
5 of 25 Seats Available

Basic and Advanced Level Skills for the Emergency Medical Services Instructor/Examiner (EMT255AE) 1 Credit

Designed to provide an overview of the roles and responsibilities of the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) instructor and examiner in basic and advanced level psychomotor skills instruction and evaluation. Includes instructional strategies and methodologies, benchmarks for psychomotor skill evaluation, and management of basic and advanced level psychomotor skills settings. Prerequisites: (Arizona Department of Health Services [A-DHS] certification as an EMT or Paramedic, or Arizona registered nurse, physician, or physician assistant), or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
25782 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
F 131 - Classroom
In Person 10/08/2016- 10/09/2016 Sat,Su 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • R. Dotterer
  • D. Donahue
Open
17 of 24 Seats Available

Preparatory Academic Writing III (ENG091) 3 Credits

Emphasizes preparation for first year composition with a focus on critical writing, reading, and thinking skills and processes at an increased level of academic complexity. 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
26646 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
M 232 - Classroom
In Person 10/18/2016- 12/09/2016 Tu,Th 2:00PM- 4:40PM
  • S. Turner
Open
3 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Students must achieve a score of "4" on the WritePlacer Placement exam to enroll in this class.
      Class 26646 costs include Data Processing Class Fee: $3

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
26644 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
M 131 - Classroom
In Person 10/17/2016- 12/09/2016 M,W 10:30AM- 1:10PM
  • P. Osback
Open
4 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 26644 costs include Data Processing Class Fee: $5
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25240 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
M 226 - Classroom
In Person 10/17/2016- 12/09/2016 M,W 2:00PM- 4:40PM
  • S. Turner
Open
2 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 25240 costs include Data Processing Class Fee: $5
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25252 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
M 133 - Classroom
In Person 10/18/2016- 12/09/2016 Tu,Th 2:00PM- 4:40PM
  • L. Macias
Open
1 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 25252 costs include Data Processing Class Fee: $5

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
25330 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
Orion Hall 105 - Black Mtn
Hybrid 10/17/2016- 12/09/2016 M,W 8:00AM- 9:15AM
  • L. McClelland
Open
4 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Location: PVCC at Black Mountain
      Address: 34250 N. 60th St., Scottsdale, AZ 85266
      Phone: 602.493.2600
      Website: www.pvc.maricopa.edu/blackmountain/
      HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 25330 costs include Data Processing Class Fee: $5
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25223 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
M 131 - Classroom
In Person 10/17/2016- 12/09/2016 M,W 2:00PM- 4:40PM
  • C. Greenfield
Open
8 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 25223 costs include Data Processing Class Fee: $5

New Venture Creation (EPS160) 2 Credits

Process of starting a new venture including evaluating specific business opportunities identifying financing alternatives, and defining start-up issues. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41702 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/17/2016- 12/11/2016 N/A N/A
  • D. Preston-Ortiz
Open
12 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26377 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
F 131 - Classroom
Hybrid 10/27/2016- 12/15/2016 Th 6:00PM- 8:30PM
  • J. Valenzuela
Open
12 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754. Additional Course Fee: $18.

Fitness Center Mini Sessions (FITNESS100-20030) 0 Credits

Fitness Center Mini Sessions

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26524 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 10/17/2016- 12/16/2016 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
99 of 100 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fitness Center Mini Session, 9 weeks, 10/19-12/18/15. Course Fee: $50

Fitness Center mini session (FITNESS100-20031) 0 Credits

Fitness Center mini session

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26525 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 11/07/2016- 12/16/2016 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
100 of 100 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fitness Center Mini Session, 6 weeks, 11/9-12/18/15. Course Fee: $30

Fitness Center Mini Sessions (FITNESS100-20032) 0 Credits

Fitness Center Mini Sessions

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26526 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 11/21/2016- 12/16/2016 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
100 of 100 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fitness Center Mini Session, 4 weeks, 11/23-12/18/15. Course Fee: $20

Fitness Center Jump Start #1 (FITNESS100-20051) 0 Credits

Personalized instruction working one on one with a certificate fitness center instructor. 4 one hour visits or 8 half hour visits. Open entry/ open exit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40980 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/20/2016- 01/13/2017 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
29 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This course is set up for one student to work with one instructor. This is for students that are signing up for Jump Start for the first time and consists of 4 one hour sessions or 8 half hour sessions. Course Fee: $200.

Fitness Center Jump Start #2 (FITNESS100-20052) 0 Credits

This class is for students that have previously registered in jump start #1 during the same semester. Open entry/ open exit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40981 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/20/2016- 01/13/2017 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
30 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Continue with this course after completing Jump Start #1. Course fee: $200.

Fitness Center Jump Start #3 (FITNESS100-20053) 0 Credits

This class is for student that have previously registered in the jump start #1 & 2 during the same semester. Open entry/ Open exit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40983 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/20/2016- 01/13/2017 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
30 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Continue with course after completing Jump Start #2. Course Fee: $200.

Fitness Center Jump Start #4 (FITNESS100-20054) 0 Credits

This class is for students that have previously registered in jump start# 1,2 &3 during the same semester. Open entry/ open exit

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40984 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/20/2016- 01/13/2017 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
30 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Continue with this course after completing Jump Start #3. Course Fee: $200.

Fitness Center Jump Start for 2 (FITNESS100-20055) 0 Credits

This class is for 2 or more friends that will be meeting with the jump start instructor at the same time. Open entry/ open exit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40986 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/20/2016- 01/13/2017 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
30 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This course is set up for two students to work with on instructor. This is designed for students that desire personal training and consists of 4 one hour sessions or 8 half hour sessions. Course Fee: $135.

Fitness Center Yearly Membership (FITNESS100-20057) 0 Credits

Open entry/ open exit. Individual yearly fitness center membership. Cost: $295

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26522 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/20/2016- 01/13/2017 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
491 of 500 Seats Available

Fitness Center Yearly Membership (FITNESS100-20058) 0 Credits

Open entry/ open exit. Head of Family fitness center membership. Cost: $495

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40994 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/20/2016- 01/13/2017 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
495 of 500 Seats Available

Fitness Center Yearly Membership (FITNESS100-20059) 0 Credits

Open entry/ open exit. For students who have a family member registered in Head of Family section. $20 user fee.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41031 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/20/2016- 01/13/2017 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
494 of 500 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fitness Center Yearly Membership - Family Members. Fitness Center user fee: $20. Must have head of family enrolled in the Fitness Center. Dependent = under 19 years of age or under 24 years old if they're a full-time student working on their undergraduate degree (must be verifiable).

ACLS Refresher (FITNESS100-20085) 0 Credits

ACLS Refresher

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26550 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
L 102 - Health Occupations
In Person 12/11/2016- 12/11/2016 Su 9:00AM- 12:55PM
  • Staff
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Materials for class will be provided by instructor, class fee is $120.00. One Sunday only, class held in J136.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26534 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
TBA - replaced by PV TBA
In Person 10/16/2016- 10/16/2016 Su 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • P. Honeywell
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Materials for class will be provided by instructor, class fee is $120.00. One Sunday only, class held in J136.

ALS Refresher (FITNESS100-20088) 0 Credits

ALS Refresher

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26549 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
F 130 - Seminar Room
In Person 12/04/2016- 12/11/2016 M,W,F,Sat,Su 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • P. Honeywell
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 26549 meets at Choices@PV: Online Mondays/Wednesdays/Fridays/Saturdays from Dec 04 to Dec 11, 2016 from 6:00PM - 10:00PM
      Class 26549 also meets at F 130 - Seminar Room Sundays from Dec 04 to Dec 11, 2016 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Materials for class will be provided by instructor, class fee is $450.00. Two consecutive Sundays in class, online component on Monday, Wednesday, Friday, & Saturday.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26530 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
F 130 - Seminar Room
In Person 10/02/2016- 10/09/2016 M,W,F,Sat,Su 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • P. Honeywell
Open
21 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 26530 meets at Choices@PV: Online Mondays/Wednesdays/Fridays/Saturdays from Oct 02 to Oct 09, 2016 from 6:00PM - 10:00PM
      Class 26530 also meets at F 130 - Seminar Room Sundays from Oct 02 to Oct 09, 2016 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Materials for class will be provided by instructor, class fee is $450.00. Two consecutive Sundays in class, online component on Monday, Wednesday, Friday, & Saturday.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26531 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
L 101 - Health Occupations
In Person 10/30/2016- 11/06/2016 M,W,F,Sat,Su 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • P. Honeywell
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 26531 meets at Choices@PV: Online Mondays/Wednesdays/Fridays/Saturdays from Oct 30 to Nov 06, 2016 from 6:00PM - 10:00PM
      Class 26531 also meets at L 101 - Health Occupations Sundays from Oct 30 to Nov 06, 2016 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Materials for class will be provided by instructor, class fee is $450.00. Two consecutive Sundays in class, online component on Monday, Wednesday, Friday, & Saturday.

Holiday Fitness Center new members (FITNESS100-20094) 0 Credits

Holiday Fitness Center section for new fitness members

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41053 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 12/17/2016- 01/13/2017 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
199 of 200 Seats Available

Yearly Senior Fitness Center (FITNESS300-20003) 0 Credits

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41033 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/20/2016- 01/13/2017 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
490 of 500 Seats Available

PALS Refresher (FITNESS300-20045) 0 Credits

PALS Refresher

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26538 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
TBA - replaced by PV TBA
In Person 10/16/2016- 10/16/2016 Su 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • P. Honeywell
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Materials for class will be provided by instructor, class fee is $120.00. One Sunday only, class held in J136.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26551 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
L 102 - Health Occupations
In Person 12/11/2016- 12/11/2016 Su 1:00PM- 5:00PM
  • Staff
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Materials for class will be provided by instructor, class fee is $120.00. One Sunday only, class held in J136.

EMT CBT Preparation Course (FITNESS300-20050) 0 Credits

EMT CBT Preparation Course

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26545 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
L 102 - Health Occupations
In Person 12/18/2016- 12/18/2016 Su 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • R. Dotterer
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available

Hazardous Materials/First Responder (FSC105) 3 Credits

Basic methods of recognition and identification based upon the chemical and physical properties of hazardous materials; basic safety procedures when utilizing specific types of protective clothing and equipment; basic tactical information relating to scene management. Confined space operations in accordance with the National Fire Protection Agency. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25780 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 11/11/2016- 11/20/2016 F,Sat,Su 6:00PM- 10:00PM
  • C. Johnson
Open
28 of 40 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 25780 meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Fridays from Nov 11 to Nov 18, 2016 from 6:00PM - 10:00PM
      Class 25780 also meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Saturdays/Sundays from Nov 12 to Nov 20, 2016 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Course Fee: $40. Dates: 11/11-11/20. Meets 2 weeks on Fri, Sat & Sun at the Phoenix Fire Department Training Academy classroom 2, located at 2425 W. Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix. Class times; Friday 6:00-10:00PM, Sat & Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM. Includes 16 hrs of hands-on skills training including the use of B level encapsulated entry suits & Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA).
      Partnered with Texas A & M Engineering Extension Service (TEEX). Course meets NFPA 472, 2013 ed.
      Successful candidates will receive Dept Homeland Security(DHS)/FEMA certification in Haz Mat-WMD/Terrorism 1st Responder Awareness & Operations through TEEX. * ProBoard accredited certification testing will be conducted during the course (info will be provided by the instructor). *Additional ProBoard testing fee may be required.
      Class Meets for Two (2) Weeks
    • Additional Class Notes: All participants will need to acquire a FEMA student ID # and must complete the AWR 160, WMD/Terrorism Awareness for Emergency Responders, prior to the start of class. Please refer to the PVCC FSC website for instructions on completing these requirements; http://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/firescience, click on "Hazmat".

Wildland Firefighter (FSC110) 3 Credits

Basic-level course for individuals with little or no experience in the wildland environment. Preparation for performing as a beginning-level wildland firefighter with an organized fire department engine or hand crew. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
25743 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
K 116 - Classroom
In Person 10/08/2016- 10/16/2016 Sat,Su 8:00AM- 5:00PM
  • J. Brown
  • S. Jackson
  • K. Shaver
Open
23 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class meets on Saturday & Sunday, 10/8-16
      Class 25743 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $30
    • Additional Class Notes: Successful completion & testing will award NWCG Wildland FF 2 certification including S-130 & 190, L-180 & I-100 certifications.
      Includes Field Operations requiring physical exertion. Involves hands-on training in Wildland fire fighting concepts utilizing a variety of tools & equipment .
      Class Meets for Two (2) Weeks
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
25744 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
K 116 - Classroom
In Person 12/03/2016- 12/11/2016 Sat,Su 8:00AM- 5:00PM
  • K. Shaver
  • J. Brown
  • S. Jackson
Open
29 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class meets on Saturday & Sunday, 12/3-11
      Class 25744 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $30
    • Additional Class Notes: Successful completion & testing will award NWCG Wildland FF 2 certification including S-130 & 190, L-180 & I-100 certifications.
      Includes Field Operations requiring physical exertion. Involves hands-on training in Wildland fire fighting concepts utilizing a variety of tools & equipment .
      Class Meets for Two (2) Weeks

Fundamentals of Emergency Management (FSC148) 3 Credits

Emergency management systems including career opportunities, function, tasks and responsibilities of the emergency management program manager, role of the emergency manager in mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery. Past civil defense and current emergency management systems since evolution from World War II. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41210 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/17/2016- 12/16/2016 N/A N/A
  • J. Bonnell
Open
19 of 26 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Students are encouraged to take FSC139-26483 for the first 8 weeks of the semester
      Class Meets for Eight (8) Weeks
      Class 41210 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $10

Ladder Operations (FSC159) 1 Credit

Comprehensive training for members of fire department ladder companies. Emphasis on safety, progressive skills, and equipment review. Prerequisites: Permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41211 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 11/05/2016- 11/06/2016 Sat,Su 8:30AM- 5:00PM
  • J. Segebarth
Open
18 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 41211 meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad on Saturday Nov 05, 2016 from 8:30AM - 5:00PM
      Class 41211 also meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad on Sunday Nov 06, 2016 from 8:30AM - 1:00PM
      Class meets at the Phoenix Fire Department Training Academy, 2425 W. Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix. This course will involve hands-on skills performance & physical exertion while wearing FF protective equipment.
      Prerequisite: Successful completion of FSC102 or an approved FF I & II Academy or career FF.
      *Please contact the FSC office @ 602-787-6782 for approval
      Course fee is for use of turnouts and specialized equipment
      Class meets 2 days; Sat & Sun, 10/29 & 30
      Permission of Department Required
      Class 41211 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $50

Fireground Survival (FSC175) 0.5 Credits

On-deck procedures, focusing on implementation, tasks and responsibilities, logistics, and their impact on tactics, strategy, and scene safety. Assignment of Rapid Intervention Company (RIC) responsibilities to the on-deck company. Fireground survival skills. Prerequisites: Permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41212 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 11/13/2016- 11/13/2016 Su 8:30AM- 3:00PM
  • E. Kalkbrenner
Open
16 of 16 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class meets at the Phoenix Fire Department Training Academy, 2425 W. Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix. This course will involve hands-on skills performance & physical exertion while wearing FF protective equipment.
      Prerequisite: Successful completion of FSC102 or an approved FF I & II Academy or career FF.
      *Please contact the FSC office @ 602-787-6782 for approval
      Course fee is for use of turnouts and specialized equipment
      Class meets 1 day only; Sun, 11/13
      Permission of Department Required
      Class 41212 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $50

Special Projects (FSC298AB) 2 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41213 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 10/06/2016- 11/10/2016 N/A N/A
  • P. Sunder
Open
18 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Prerequisite Required-FSC102
      Orientation Required
      Class 41213 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $40
    • Additional Class Notes: "Fire Service Internship CE or Special Project": For enrollment approval, contact the Instructor/Fire Science Program Director at paul.sunder@paradisevalley.edu, or contact the Fire Science office @ (602) 787-6782.

Personal and Family Financial Security (GBS132) 3 Credits

Principles and practices of personal and family financial planning, includes savings, budgeting, credit, buying versus renting, and general principles of consumerism. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26753 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
K 115 - Classroom
In Person 10/17/2016- 12/16/2016 M,W 12:00PM- 2:30PM
  • J. Elmore
Open
27 of 32 Seats Available

Introduction to Business (GBS151) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24950 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
J 139 - Classroom
In Person 10/17/2016- 12/08/2016 M,W 12:30PM- 3:20PM
  • R. Medrano
Open
4 of 32 Seats Available

Landform Processes (GPH211) 4 Credits

Geographic characterisitcs of landforms and earth-survace processes emphasizing erosion, transportation, deposition and implications for human management of the environment. Prerequisites: ENG101, or ENG107, or equivalent.

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26317 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/17/2016- 12/11/2016 N/A N/A
  • J. Douglass
Open
1 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Class Note: To access and complete the required labs, you will need to create your own online account with the online Gradeify service, and pay an $50 access fee directly to Gradeify. Check syllabus or contact instructor for information on how to create and pay for a Gradeify account.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 26317 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 26318 held Online (J. Douglass)

CPR for Health Care Provider (HCC109) 0.5 Credits

Current American Heart Association standards 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. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25739 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
K 116 - Classroom
In Person 11/12/2016- 11/12/2016 Sat 8:00AM- 4:00PM
  • D. Leone
Open
24 of 26 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25738 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
L 102 - Health Occupations
In Person 10/16/2016- 10/16/2016 Su 8:00AM- 4:00PM
  • C. Willson
Open
24 of 26 Seats Available

United States History to 1865 (HIS103) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: H, HU, SB

SUN# HIS1131
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40337 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
M 101 - Classroom
In Person 10/11/2016- 12/16/2016 Tu,Th 2:00PM- 4:40PM
  • N. Chaney
Open
9 of 32 Seats Available

History of Eastern Civilizations to 1850 (HIS113) 3 Credits

An examination of the characteristics and development of civilizations, religions and philosophies of the Middle East, India, Far East, and Southeast Asia. From ancient times to the mid-nineteenth century. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G, H, HU, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26337 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/17/2016- 12/11/2016 N/A N/A
  • V. Ghosh
Open
5 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Introduction to Healthcare IT and Systems (HTM150) 3 Credits

Introduction to current and emerging Healthcare IT systems with particular emphasis on healthcare information and data, governance, information systems and technologies, and industry challenges in a value-added healthcare environment. Prerequisites: CIS105 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26788 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/17/2016- 12/11/2016 N/A N/A
  • A. Rusu
Open
18 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Late start.

Cultural Dimension for International Trade (IBS109) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: G, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41252 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/17/2016- 12/11/2016 N/A N/A
  • C. Loucy
Open
16 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Late start.

Research in the Digital Age (IFS201) 3 Credits

Development of skills and competency in accessing, evaluating and using information resources while examining the social and historical context, as well as the technological implications of the use and organization of information. Prerequisites: A grade of "C" or better in ENG101 or ENG107.

General Education Designations: L

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
26573 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/17/2016- 12/11/2016 N/A N/A
  • K. Mickelsen
  • P. Crossman
Open
16 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Emerging Leaders I (LDR101) 2 Credits

Concepts and application of leadership skills and service learning to promote social change and value clarification. Development of organizational leadership skills through experiential learning. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25110 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
M 210 - Classroom
In Person 10/07/2016- 12/02/2016 F 2:00PM- 5:00PM
  • J. Rubin
Open
25 of 35 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 25110 meets at M 212 - Classroom on Friday Oct 07, 2016 from 2:00PM - 5:00PM
      Class 25110 also meets at M 210 - Classroom on Friday Oct 07, 2016 from 2:00PM - 5:00PM
      Class 25110 also meets at M 212 - Classroom on Friday Oct 21, 2016 from 2:00PM - 5:00PM
      Class 25110 also meets at M 210 - Classroom on Friday Oct 21, 2016 from 2:00PM - 5:00PM
      Class 25110 also meets at M 210 - Classroom on Friday Nov 18, 2016 from 2:00PM - 5:00PM
      Class 25110 also meets at M 212 - Classroom on Friday Nov 18, 2016 from 2:00PM - 5:00PM
      Class 25110 also meets at M 212 - Classroom on Friday Dec 02, 2016 from 2:00PM - 5:00PM
      Class 25110 also meets at M 210 - Classroom on Friday Dec 02, 2016 from 2:00PM - 5:00PM
      Overnight Retreat: 11/4-11/6/16
      Learning Community: Exploring Leadership, Passion, and Possibilities. Students must co-enroll in LDR 101-25110 and CPD 150-40737.
      "This learning community is made and created with the student who is uncertain of their career in mind. The CPD150 and LDR101 learning community will explore your strengths, examine potential career options, develop strategies for academic and life success, examine social problems though service learning, and help you learn your own personal style of leadership to make a difference in the world and help give you tools to find your career and calling."
      Class 25110 costs include Student Development/Leadership Fee: $75
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41960 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
KSC 2009 - Counseling Room
In Person 10/07/2016- 12/02/2016 F 2:00PM- 5:00PM
  • J. Rubin
Open
19 of 35 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 41960 meets at KSC 2009 - Counseling Room on Friday Oct 07, 2016 from 2:00PM - 5:00PM
      Class 41960 also meets at KSC 2009 - Counseling Room on Friday Oct 21, 2016 from 2:00PM - 5:00PM
      Class 41960 also meets at KSC 2009 - Counseling Room on Friday Nov 18, 2016 from 2:00PM - 5:00PM
      Class 41960 also meets at KSC 2009 - Counseling Room on Friday Dec 02, 2016 from 2:00PM - 5:00PM
      Course Fee: $75

      Meeting 1: M-212, 10/7/15, 2:00-5:00pm
      Meeting 2: M-212, 10/21/15, 2:00-5:00pm
      Overnight Retreat: 11/4-11/6/2016
      Meeting 3: M-210, 11/18/15, 2:00-5:00pm
      Meeting 4: M-210, 12/2/15, 2:00-5:00pm

Tutored Mathematics (MAT108) 2 Credits

Structured tutorial assistance and math study skills to help students achieve success in a mathematics course in which they are concurrently enrolled. Mathematics study skills emphasized. Note: MAT108 may be repeated for a total of ten (10) credits. Corequisites: MAT082, or MAT090, or MAT091, or MAT092, or MAT120, or MAT121, or MAT122, or MAT140, or MAT141, or MAT142, or MAT150, or MAT151, or MAT152, or permission of Department Chair.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26772 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Q 152 - Computer Room
In Person 10/04/2016- 12/08/2016 Tu,Th 6:00PM- 7:20PM
  • M. Marquard
Open
14 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: THIS SECTION IS DESIGNED ONLY FOR STUDENTS CONCURRENTLY ENROLLED IN (MAT08x, MAT09x, MAT12x, MAT14x and MAT15x)
      Late Start Class: 10/4 - 12/8/16
      Class 26772 costs include Math Class Fee: $25
    • Additional Class Notes: "Students enrolled in this class do not earn a letter grade. This class is for pass/no credit"

Intermediate Algebra (MAT122) 3 Credits

Analysis of rational, radical, quadratic and exponential equations, functions and applications; graphs of radical, quadratic and exponential functions; operations on polynomial, rational, and radical expressions. Note: May receive credit for only one of the following: MAT120, MAT121, or MAT122. Prerequisites: (A grade of "B" or better in MAT090, or MAT091, or MAT092, or MAT093), or successful completion of required Maricopa Modules, or satisfactory score on District placement exam.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26685 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/17/2016- 12/11/2016 N/A N/A
  • M. Wolfe
Open
3 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      2nd 8wk Online Class: 10/17 - 12/11/16
      Webassign: Instructor requires students to purchase/use Webassign/Ebook
    • Additional Class Notes: MAT122 format is an accelerated version of MAT121 with less time on each topic than MAT121 or MAT120.
      Do not purchase Textbook or Materials until after first class meeting.
      Graphing calculator may be required check with Instructor on the first day of class.

Investigating Geometry, Probability and Statistics (MAT257) 4 Credits

Explores geometry, measurement, probability and statistics. Uses visualization, technologies, problem solving, reasoning and proof to develop a conceptual understanding of these topics. Prerequisites: MAT256 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26698 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Q 301 - Classroom
In Person 10/18/2016- 12/16/2016 Tu,Th 12:00PM- 3:15PM
  • D. Stryk
Open
23 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: 2nd 8-wk Class: 10/18 - 12/16/16
      MyMathLab: Instructor requires students to purchase/use MyMathLab/Ebook
      Class 26698 costs include Data Processing Class Fee: $3

Media and Society (MCO120) 3 Credits

Study of historical and contemporary roles of media and its pervasiveness in society as it relates to culture, politics and education. Prerequisites: ENG101 or ENG107.

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26344 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/17/2016- 12/11/2016 N/A N/A
  • W. Templar Jr
Open
2 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

American Jazz and Popular Music (MHL145) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: C, HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26888 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/03/2016- 12/11/2016 N/A N/A
  • K. Kelly
Open
3 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Rock Music and Culture (MHL153) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: H, HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25657 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/03/2016- 12/11/2016 N/A N/A
  • C. Scinto
Open
1 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Survey of American Music (MHL155) 3 Credits

History of the music of North America from the earliest American Indian music to the present. Introduction to the musical trends, composers, socioeconomic developments and trends, musical forms and styles that influence our modern American musical sense. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: C, H, HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26487 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
M 233 - Classroom
In Person 10/18/2016- 12/09/2016 Tu,Th 2:00PM- 4:40PM
  • G. Rulon-Maxwell
Open
20 of 32 Seats Available

Principles of Marketing (MKT271) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25030 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/17/2016- 12/11/2016 N/A N/A
  • K. Boddy
Open
1 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Late start.

Nursing Clinical Capstone (NUR291) 2 Credits

Synthesis of the nursing process to facilitate role transition from student to graduate nurse within a preceptorship experience. Development of nurse leadership and management roles. Prerequisites: NUR271 or permission of Nursing Department Chairperson.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
25854 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Health Science Bldg - TBA
In Person 11/14/2016- 12/10/2016 M,Tu,W,Th,F,Su N/A
  • T. Barney
  • K. Bujold
  • R. Dermody
  • A. Geis
  • D. Heinz
  • K. Raciak
Open
8 of 34 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 25854 meets at Health Science Bldg - TBA Mondays/Tuesdays/Wednesdays/Thursdays/Fridays from Nov 14 to Dec 06, 2016
      Class 25854 also meets at Nursing Program Clinical Mondays/Tuesdays/Sundays from Nov 15 to Dec 07, 2016 from 7:00AM - 7:30PM
      Class 25854 costs include Data Processing Class Fee, Nursing Class Fee: $278
    • Additional Class Notes: Contact the Nursing Dept. at 602.787.7284 for required lab and clinicals days, times and locations. NUR291 grading format is Pass/NoCredit

Professional Telephone Techniques (OAS107) 1 Credit

Proper telephone techniques and professional business manners. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26471 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
J 140 - Classroom
In Person 10/01/2016- 10/08/2016 Sat 8:00AM- 2:30PM
  • S. Lilleston
Open
18 of 26 Seats Available

Fitness For Life (PED101FL) 1 Credit

Learn the basics of designing and implementing a personalized fitness program to meet your needs in the areas of Cardiovascular Fitness, Weight Control, Muscular Strength and Flexibility. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED101FL may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
25789 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 09/17/2016- 12/16/2016 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
  • L. Cvach
  • T. Voeller
Open
188 of 200 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Late Start class. Late enrollment through 10/14/16.
      Class 25789 costs include Fitness Center User Fee: $15
    • Additional Class Notes: Fitness activity and wellness study to help develop a lifetime of regular exercise, stress management, and proper nutrition. Recommended for community members wanting to use the PVCC Fitness Center for a regular weekly exercise program or PVCC students who have successfully completed PED115. All new Fitness Center members must have an orientation. To schedule an orientation call 602-787-7270, or complete the orientation online on Canvas. Questions? Call (602) 787-7270 for information. Pass/No Credit. Additional Course Fee: $15.

Golf (PED101GO) 1 Credit

Instruction and practice for all skill levels, beginning through advanced. Assistance on shot making, club selection and etiquette on the course. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED101GO may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
43862 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
F 130 - Seminar Room
In Person 10/12/2016- 12/14/2016 W 9:30AM- 11:40AM
  • M. Peters
Open
11 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 43862 meets at Paradise Vly Offsite - Other Wednesdays from Oct 12 to Dec 14, 2016 from 9:30AM - 11:40AM
      Class 43862 also meets at F 130 - Seminar Room on Wednesday Oct 12, 2016 from 9:30AM - 11:40AM
      Class 43862 also meets at Off Site: PV Golf Course Wednesdays from Oct 19 to Dec 14, 2016 from 9:30AM - 11:40AM
    • Additional Class Notes: Beginning - This class covers basic terms, rules and regulations, how to hold the club, proper stance, putting the ball, and fundamentals of chipping and pitching the ball. Students must supply their own golf clubs. Students must pay additional greens fees directly to the golf course. The first class will meet in room F 130. The 2nd class meeting will be on the Paradise Valley Golf Course. Extended class periods during golf course playing dates.
  • Textbook info pending

Golf - Intermediate (PED102GO) 1 Credit

Improving techniques of putting, chipping, the full swing, rules and scoring will be covered in this class. Prerequisites: None. Prior experience recommended. Note: PED102GO may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
43868 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
F 130 - Seminar Room
In Person 10/10/2016- 12/12/2016 M 1:30PM- 3:40PM
  • M. Peters
Open
17 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 43868 meets at Paradise Vly Offsite - Other Mondays from Oct 10 to Dec 12, 2016 from 1:30PM - 3:40PM
      Class 43868 also meets at F 130 - Seminar Room Mondays from Oct 10 to Dec 12, 2016 from 1:30PM - 3:40PM
      Class 43868 also meets at Off Site: PV Golf Course Mondays from Oct 17 to Dec 12, 2016 from 1:30PM - 3:40PM
    • Additional Class Notes: Intermediate Students must supply their own golf clubs. Students must pay additional green fees directly to the golf course. The first class will meet in room F130. The 2nd class meeting will be on the Paradise Valley Golf Course. Extended class periods during golf course playing dates. Improving techniques of putting, chipping, the full swing, rules and scoring will be covered in this class. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisites: None.
  • Textbook info pending

Lifetime Fitness (PED115) 2 Credits

Increase personal fitness, strength, and vitality. Current principles of cardiovascular exercise, weight training, flexibility, and balance exercises applicable to lifetime fitness goals. Personalized fitness plans developed and implemented with support of highly trained fitness professionals. Techniques to make sessions more effective and enjoyable. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED115 may be repeated for a total of eight (8) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
25953 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 09/17/2016- 12/16/2016 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
  • L. Cvach
  • T. Voeller
Open
50 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Letter Grade Late Start Class. Additional Course Fee: $20. Late enrollment through 10/15/16

Cardiovascular Fitness (PED116) 2 Credits

Blends an effective warm-up, challenging cardiovascular and strength/endurance training strategies and a relaxing cool-down. Tailored by certified fitness professionals to personal goals. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED116 may be repeated for a total of eight (8) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
25952 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 09/17/2016- 12/16/2016 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
  • L. Cvach
  • T. Voeller
Open
47 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Letter Grade Late start class. Late enrollment through 10/14/16.
      Class 25952 costs include Fitness Center User Fee: $20
    • Additional Class Notes: All new Fitness Center members must have an orientation. To schedule an orientation call 602-787-7270, or complete the orientation online on Canvas. Additional Course Fee: $20.

Weight Training For Wellness (PED117) 2 Credits

Strength training and muscular fitness activity to help develop a lifetime of regular exercise and muscular strength maintenance. Development of full body strength and stability of the body's core musculature, translating to increased power, balance, and functional movement ability including assessment of current strength and goal-specific program design to increase strength and muscular fitness. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED117 may be repeated for a maximum of eight (8) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
25951 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 09/17/2016- 12/16/2016 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
  • L. Cvach
  • T. Voeller
Open
48 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Letter Grade Late Start class. Late enrollment through 10/14/16.
      Class 25951 costs include Fitness Center User Fee: $20
    • Additional Class Notes: All new Fitness Center members must have an orientation. To schedule an orientation call 602-787-7270, or complete the orientation online on Canvas. Additional Course Fee: $20.

Exercise is Medicine (PED118) 1.5 Credits

Group exercise that is individualized by highly trained fitness professionals to help meet personal health enhancement goals. Designed to follow the national initiative, "Exercise is Medicine", coordinated by the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) and the American Medical Association (AMA) to help improve overall health and well-being. Designed for individuals over age 55. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED118 may be repeated for a total of six (6) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
40416 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 09/17/2016- 12/16/2016 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
  • L. Cvach
  • T. Voeller
Open
100 of 100 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Late start class. Enroll through 10/14/16.
      Class 40416 costs include Fitness Center User Fee: $20
    • Additional Class Notes: All new Fitness Center members must have an orientation. To schedule an orientation call 602-787-7270, or complete the orientation online on Canvas. Additional Course Fee: $20.

Introduction to Philosophy (PHI101) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: HU

SUN# PHI1101
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
30716 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/17/2016- 12/11/2016 N/A N/A
  • M. Joshi
Open
1 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Introduction to Logic (PHI103) 3 Credits

Informal logic, logical fallacies, elementary symbolic logic, analysis of argument forms, and construction of proofs for validity. Prerequisites: ENG101, or ENG107, or equivalent.

General Education Designations: HU, L

SUN# PHI1103
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25173 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
M 229 - Classroom
In Person 10/18/2016- 12/09/2016 Tu,Th 3:00PM- 5:40PM
  • K. Makedonsky
Open
25 of 32 Seats Available

Introduction to Psychology (PSY101) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# PSY1101
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24901 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Q 405 - 4 tables w/8 chairs
In Person 10/18/2016- 12/16/2016 Tu,Th 9:00AM- 11:40AM
  • D. Byrd
Open
4 of 32 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24911 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/17/2016- 12/11/2016 N/A N/A
  • L. Carvajal
Open
11 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Introduction to Sport Psychology (PSY215) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24899 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/17/2016- 12/11/2016 N/A N/A
  • D. Berry
Open
1 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Abnormal Psychology (PSY266) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24839 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/17/2016- 12/11/2016 N/A N/A
  • P. Marchok
Open
5 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Industrial/Organizational Psychology (PSY280) 3 Credits

The application of psychological principles to business and industry practices including organizational structure, leadership, personnel, employee stress and conflict, workplace conditions and job performance. Prerequisites: PSY101 with a grade of "C" or better, or permission of Instructor.

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40792 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/17/2016- 12/11/2016 N/A N/A
  • C. Sada
Open
12 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Real Estate Principles II (REA180) 3 Credits

Advanced work in real estate including escrow procedures and title insurance, liens and encumbrances, advanced contracts, water rights, toxic waste and environmental hazards, agency, ethics and professional relationships, real estate code and the Commissioner's rules, investment, property management, and government restrictions. Prerequisites: REA179 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24991 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
J 140 - Classroom
In Person 10/25/2016- 12/16/2016 Tu,Th 6:30PM- 9:45PM
  • L. Phelps
Open
17 of 34 Seats Available

Caving (REC155AB) 1 Credit

Basic caving skills. Includes cave ecology, navigation, safety systems, lighting systems and equipment selection. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25774 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person 10/25/2016- 10/30/2016 N/A N/A
  • J. Parafinik
Open
16 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Introduction to Caving
      First orientation class is Tuesday, Oct. 25, 7-8pm in FW527. This is a one-time orientation class. Date of the trip is Oct. 29-30. Basic caving skills. Includes cave ecology, navigation, safety systems, lighting systems and equipment selection. This course is for beginners. Basic level of fitness required. Develop cave exploration skills and learn lighting systems and cave conservation essentials according to Leave No Trace (LNT) principles. Students will learn cave ecology and the proper use of equipment. Activities will be conducted in active caves, with ample time for cave exploration. Students will spend one night camping at a campground. Caving equipment (helmet), transportation and dinner/breakfast are provided. Travel/activity cost $45. Travel/activity cost is due at registration, no travel/activity cost refunds after 10/25. Class meets and departs from Scottsdale Community College (SCC). Enrollment limit – 18. Email the instructor, Josh Parafinik for more information at j7win@yahoo.com

Outdoor Survival (REC155AJ) 1 Credit

Introduction to and practice of essential skills needed for procuring shelter, water and fire in a wilderness environment. Prerequisites: None. Note: REC155AJ may be repeated for a total of four (4) credits.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25827 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person 10/18/2016- 10/23/2016 N/A N/A
  • J. Parafinik
Open
18 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Outdoor Survival
      First orientation class is Tuesday, Oct. 18, 7-8pm in FW527. This is a one-time orientation class. Date of the trip is Oct. 22-23. Learn essential skills needed for procuring shelter, water and fire in a wilderness environment. This course is hands-on, held in the outdoors with overnight camping. Basic level of fitness required. Travel/activity cost $85. Travel/activity cost is due at registration, no travel/activity cost refunds after 10/18. Class meets and departs from Scottsdale Community College (SCC). Enrollment limit – 18. Email the instructor, Josh Parafinik for more information at j7win@yahoo.com

Small Business Customer Relations (SBS214) 1 Credit

Developing and improving customer relations for the small business. Planning and delivering quality customer service. Includes topics on attitude of employees, customer perceptions and motivations, handling customer dissatisfaction, and developing customer, supplier, vendor, and distributor loyalty. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24994 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/17/2016- 12/11/2016 N/A N/A
  • O. Duarte
Open
8 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Late start.
    • Additional Class Notes: Offered Fall semester only.

Financial and Tax Management for Small Business (SBS230) 2 Credits

An overview of accounting and record-keeping for the successful management of a small business. Develops an understanding of the accounting cycle and preparation of financial statements. Includes section on tax consequences and the choice of legal entity choice based on taxation. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39987 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/17/2016- 12/11/2016 N/A N/A
  • L. Clark
Open
16 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Late start.

Society and Business (SBU200) 3 Credits

The study and scientific inquiry of issues and demands placed on business enterprise by owners, customers, government, employees and society. Included are social, ethical and public issues and analysis of the social impact of business responses. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41610 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/17/2016- 12/09/2016 N/A N/A
  • B. Quarles
Open
1 of 23 Seats Available

Introduction to Sociology (SOC101) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# SOC1101
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24867 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/17/2016- 12/11/2016 N/A N/A
  • M. Marion
Open
1 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

The Sociology of Health and Illness (SOC270) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26621 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/17/2016- 12/11/2016 N/A N/A
  • M. Marion
Open
4 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

Theatre Production I (THP201AA) 1 Credit

Designed to give college credit to the cast and technical production crews of college theatre productions. Prerequisites: None. Note: THP201AA may be repeated for a total of four (4) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25612 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 10/18/2016- 11/21/2016 N/A N/A
  • C. Kosnik
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available

Theatre Production II (THP201AB) 2 Credits

Designed to give college credit to the cast and technical production crews of college theatre productions. Prerequisites: None. Note: THP201AB may be repeated for a total of four (4) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25638 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 10/18/2016- 11/21/2016 N/A N/A
  • C. Kosnik
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available

Opportunities in Production (THP268) 3 Credits

Provides the continuing design student, dramaturge, stage management, technical director, and directing students with opportunities to expand the versatility of professional skills. Emphasis on relating their work to the total production process. Linking design ideas to production concept. Maintain dramaturge, stage manager, director documentation. Practical application of student work for portfolio development. Prerequisites: Permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25673 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
M 151 - Studio Theatre
In Person 10/17/2016- 03/10/2017 N/A N/A
  • K. Frederick
Open
14 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Provides the continuing directing and design students with opportunities to expand the versatility of professional skills. Emphasis on production process, culminating in One Act play in Studio Theatre.
      Prerequisites: THP112 and THP214 or permission of instructor.

Special Projects (THP298AA) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25661 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
M 151 - Studio Theatre
Independent Study 10/03/2016- 12/16/2016 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
10 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for student directors for fall productions.
      Signature of instructor and Fine and Performing Arts Division Chair Required for enrollment.

Visual Meditation (WED259) 2 Credits

Focuses on the use of physical objects and mental images as the focal point for meditation. Focuses on the standing and sitting meditation of the Egyptian and West African traditions and the pantheon of images used to represent life's day-to-day processes. Includes discussion of Egyptian and Yoruba philosophy and the use of natural and artistic items, special words or symbols, religious allegories, and graphic images as focal points for meditation. Prerequisites or Corequisites: WED257 and WED258, or permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40208 Fall 2016 Paradise Valley
F 109 - PE/Dance Activities
In Person 10/01/2016- 12/10/2016 Sat 9:30AM- 11:30AM
  • A. Barkworth
Open
21 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 40208 meets at F 109 - PE/Dance Activities on Saturday Oct 01, 2016 from 9:30AM - 11:30AM
      Class 40208 also meets at F 109 - PE/Dance Activities on Saturday Oct 15, 2016 from 9:30AM - 11:30AM
      Class 40208 also meets at F 109 - PE/Dance Activities on Saturday Nov 05, 2016 from 9:30AM - 11:30AM
      Class 40208 also meets at F 109 - PE/Dance Activities on Saturday Nov 19, 2016 from 9:30AM - 11:30AM
      Class 40208 also meets at F 109 - PE/Dance Activities on Saturday Dec 10, 2016 from 9:30AM - 11:30AM
      HYBRID Format: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754. See syllabus for specific class dates.

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