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Creating College Success (AAA115) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17626 Spring 2015 Paradise ValleyN/A Internet 03/09/2015- 05/08/2015 N/A N/A
  • L. McClelland
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.

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
17574 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
J 140 - Classroom
In Person 03/23/2015- 05/15/2015 M,W 12:00PM- 2:45PM
  • B. Fox
Open
5 of 28 Seats Available

Renaissance through Contemporary Art (ARH102) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: H, HU

SUN# ART1102
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17947 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
M 110 - Classroom
In Person 03/23/2015- 05/15/2015 M,W 2:00PM- 4:40PM
  • P. Novelli
Open
10 of 15 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
18236 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley: Choices @ PVN/A Internet 03/23/2015- 05/08/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Ordway
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.

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
18265 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
E 150: Computer Commons
In Person 03/26/2015- 05/15/2015 Th 5:30PM- 9:00PM
  • D. Vance
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 18265 costs include Computer Commons Class Fee: $10

Art Workshop/Seminar: Ceramics (ART295GA) 1 Credit

Advanced level workshop seminar in art disciplines. Prerequisites: Minimum of three (3) credits introductory and three (3) credits intermediate level courses in specific field or permission of Department or Division chair.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39239 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
D BLDG CERAMICS STUDIO
In Person 04/06/2015- 05/04/2015 M 5:30PM- 9:30PM
  • D. Wood
Open
14 of 18 Seats Available

Microcomputer Set Up And Maintenance (BPC125) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17399 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
E 146: Computer Commons
In Person 04/15/2015- 05/15/2015 W 8:30AM- 12:00PM
  • G. Smith
Open
2 of 18 Seats Available

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17560 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
E 146: Computer Commons
In Person 03/23/2015- 05/15/2015 M,W 1:00PM- 4:30PM
  • G. Smith
Open
11 of 18 Seats Available

Survey of Computer Information Systems (CIS105) 3 Credits

Overview of computer technology, concepts, terminology, and the role of computers in business and society. Discussion of social and ethical issues related to computers. Use of word processing, spreadsheet, database, and presentation software. Includes uses of application software and the Internet for efficient and effective problem solving. Exploration of relevant emerging technologies. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: CS

SUN# CIS1120
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17517 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley: Choices @ PVN/A Internet 03/23/2015- 05/08/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Patterson
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: Software: MS Office 2013, Windows Operating System.
      CIS105 transfers to ASU as CIS200 or CSE180 (which is one option to fulfill the CS requirement); to NAU as CIS120; and to U of A as MIS111. CIS105 is required for many business degrees.
      Do not purchase Textbook or Materials until after first class meeting.

Excel: Level I (CIS114AE) 1 Credit

Computer spreadsheet skills for solving business problems using Excel, including calculations, forecasting, and projections. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17538 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley: Choices @ PVN/A Internet 03/23/2015- 05/08/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Schuch
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.course.
      Late start.
    • Additional Class Notes: MS Office 2013, Windows Operating System.
      Do not purchase Textbook or Materials until after first class meeting.

Powerpoint: Level I (CIS118AB) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17543 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley: Choices @ PVN/A Internet 03/23/2015- 05/08/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Hall
Open
20 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Late start.
    • Additional Class Notes: MS Office 2013, Windows Operating System.
      Do not purchase Textbook or Materials until after first class meeting.

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
17576 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
E 146: Computer Commons
In Person 03/25/2015- 05/15/2015 W 6:00PM- 9:30PM
  • K. Khalili
Open
6 of 18 Seats Available

Doing Business on the Internet (CIS131AA) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17447 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley: Choices @ PVN/A Internet 03/23/2015- 05/08/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Carter
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.
    • Additional Class Notes: This course offered Spring semester only.

Introduction to Human Communication (COM100) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# COM1100
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17644 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
M 231 - Classroom
In Person 03/24/2015- 05/15/2015 Tu,Th 2:00PM- 4:40PM
  • F. Switzer
Open
3 of 28 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39890 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley: Choices @ PV
M 204 - Classroom
Hybrid 03/25/2015- 05/08/2015 W 6:30PM- 9:00PM
  • M. Shadburne
Open
22 of 28 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
  • Textbook info pending

Interpersonal Communication in the Workplace (COM101) 1 Credit

Elements and functions of communication; perception of self and others; verbal and nonverbal communication; listening skills; effective verbal responses; communicating ideas and feelings; role of communication in relationships with others. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17719 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
KSC 1000A Conference Room
In Person 04/10/2015- 05/08/2015 F,Sat 4:00PM- 9:00PM
  • R. Duncan
Open
36 of 45 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 17719 meets at KSC 1000A Conference Room on Friday Apr 10, 2015 from 4:00PM - 9:00PM
      Class 17719 also meets at KSC 1000A Conference Room on Saturday Apr 11, 2015 from 8:00AM - 5:00PM
      Class 17719 also meets at KSC 1000A Conference Room on Friday Apr 17, 2015 from 4:00PM - 6:30PM
      Class 17719 also meets at KSC 1000A Conference Room on Saturday Apr 18, 2015 from 8:00AM - 5:00PM
      Class 17719 also meets at KSC 1000A Conference Room on Friday May 08, 2015 from 4:00PM - 9:00PM
      "All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources)."

Small Group Communication (COM230) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# COM2271
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17637 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
M 203 - Classroom
In Person 03/23/2015- 05/15/2015 M,W 2:00PM- 4:40PM
  • M. Sul
Open
19 of 28 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
17618 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
K 109 Classroom
In Person 03/24/2015- 05/15/2015 Tu,Th 1:30PM- 4:00PM
  • I. Lewis
Open
20 of 25 Seats Available

Movement/Music For The Young Child (ECH281) 1 Credit

Consideration of motor development in the toddler through the 8-year-old and exploration of age-appropriate rhythmic, musical and creative movement methods. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19132 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
M 231 - Classroom
In Person 03/07/2015- 03/14/2015 Sat 8:00AM- 3:30PM
  • S. Wibe
Open
6 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
19131 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
M 126 - Psychology Classroom
In Person 03/28/2015- 04/11/2015 Sat 8:00AM- 3:30PM
  • G. Romero
Open
1 of 24 Seats Available

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
19176 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley: Choices @ PVN/A Internet 03/09/2015- 05/08/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Miller
Open
3 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online - a Distance Learning instructional format.
      Last Date To Enroll: 3/2/2013
      A specialized Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Your instructor MUST have your email address before you can begin the course. Use the email link provided within the course/section page of the online semester schedule.Call Distance Learning at 602.787.6754 for details.

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

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
18459 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
L 101 - Health Occupations
In Person 03/08/2015- 03/08/2015 Su 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • E. West
  • D. Donahue
Open
10 of 24 Seats Available

Advanced Emergency Medical Technology Practicum (EMT272LL) 7.5 Credits

Clinical and vehicular practicum in support of EMT272. Prerequisites or Corequisites: EMT272AA and EMT272AB.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18596 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person 03/16/2015- 07/17/2015 Sat 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • R. Dotterer
Open
3 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: ***Reserved for 2014-02 PVCC Paramedic Education Program students ONLY! This class is offsite and is part of the Clinical/Field Internship requirements for Paramedic Certification. Additional Course Fee: $500.

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
17770 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
M 226 - Classroom
In Person 03/23/2015- 05/15/2015 M,W 2:00PM- 4:40PM
  • K. Cochin
Open
15 of 25 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17925 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
M 131 - Classroom
In Person 03/24/2015- 05/15/2015 Tu,Th 2:00PM- 4:40PM
  • S. Federico
Open
17 of 25 Seats Available

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
17805 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
M 232 - Classroom
In Person 03/23/2015- 05/15/2015 M,W 2:00PM- 4:40PM
  • C. Greenfield
Open
12 of 25 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17928 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
M 210 - Classroom
In Person 03/23/2015- 05/15/2015 M,W 3:00PM- 5:40PM
  • J. Oak-Baker
Open
18 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Meets for Eight (8) Weeks
      Class Meets: 3/23-5/15/15 - 8 weeks
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 17928 costs include Data Processing Class Fee: $5
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17926 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
M 226 - Classroom
In Person 03/24/2015- 05/15/2015 Tu,Th 2:00PM- 4:40PM
  • J. Oak-Baker
Open
20 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class meets: 3/24-5/15/15 - 8 weeks
      Class Meets for Eight (8) Weeks
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 17926 costs include Data Processing Class Fee: $3
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17773 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
M 232 - Classroom
In Person 03/24/2015- 05/15/2015 Tu,Th 2:00PM- 4:40PM
  • B. Duncan
Open
1 of 20 Seats Available

Magazine Article Writing (ENG235) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17881 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley: Choices @ PVN/A Internet 03/23/2015- 05/08/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Hay
Open
15 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.
      ENG 235 fulfills a requirement for the MCCCD Occupational Journalism Certificate.
      Class Meets for Eight (8) Weeks
      Class meets 3/23-5//15/15

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
18563 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley: Choices @ PV
F 131 - Classroom
Hybrid 03/23/2015- 05/14/2015 M 6:00PM- 9:00PM
  • J. Valenzuela
Open
3 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: HYBRID Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; convenient for you and your schedule because you spend approximately half the time in a regularly scheduled class with your instructor and the rest of the time online; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754. Additional Course Fee: $3. Class will meet 3/23, 3/30, 4/6, 4/13, 4/20 and 4/27. Assignments due: 5/14.

Instructional Competency: Cardiorespiratory Exercises and Activities (EXS218) 2 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35594 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
F 131 - Classroom
Hybrid 03/23/2015- 04/27/2015 M 12:00PM- 3:00PM
  • D. Heuser
Open
12 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Additional Course Fee: $3. 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.

Fitness Center Mini Sessions (FITNESS100-20030) 0 Credits

Fitness Center Mini Sessions

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20214 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
F 110 - Fitness Center
In Person 03/16/2015- 05/15/2015 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
47 of 50 Seats Available

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
20241 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/17/2015- 05/15/2015 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
17 of 20 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 this semester and consists of 4 one hour sessions or 8 half hour sessions. 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
20242 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/17/2015- 05/15/2015 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Continue with this course after completing Jump Start #1. 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
20243 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/17/2015- 05/15/2015 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Continue with this course after completing Jump Start #2. 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
20244 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/17/2015- 05/15/2015 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Continue with this course after completing Jump Start #3. 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
20245 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/17/2015- 05/15/2015 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This course is set up for two students to work with one instructor. This is designed for students that desire personal training and consists of 4 one hour sessions or 8 half hour sessions. Fee: $135 per student.

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
20209 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
F 110 - Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/17/2015- 05/15/2015 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
490 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
20210 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
F 110 - Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/17/2015- 05/15/2015 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
498 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
20211 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
F 110 - Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/17/2015- 05/15/2015 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
496 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).

Semester Senior Fitness Center (FITNESS100-20081) 0 Credits

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20213 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
F 110 - Fitness Center
In Person 01/17/2015- 05/15/2015 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
459 of 500 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fitness Center Senior Semester Membership - fee: $78. Must be 62+ years.

ACLS Refresher (FITNESS100-20085) 0 Credits

ACLS Refresher

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20252 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 05/10/2015- 05/10/2015 Su 9:00AM- 1:00PM
  • 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 L-102

CPAT (FITNESS100-20087) 0 Credits

CPAT

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40198 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
Phoenix College Public Safety
In Person 03/07/2015- 03/07/2015 Sat 8:00AM- 9:00AM
  • D. Ewan
Open
39 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This section is for First time enrollment. The cost of this initial CPAT is $150.00. Please call the FIre Science office @ 602-787-6782 should you have any questions.
    • Additional Class Notes: Meets at Phoenix College Public Safety-EMT/Fire Science Bldg, 1202 W. Thomas Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85013, on the north side of the campus (for a map of the PC campus please visit www.phoenixcollege.edu/map). All participants in all sections must stop by the FSC office located in the L building to get consent to sign up. For test information (location, start time, test rules, re-certification criteria, etc.) please visit www.paradisevalley.edu/fire/cpat. **Required Attire: sweatpants or warm-up pants, t-shirt & tennis shoes (NO SHORTS ARE ALLOWED).**
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40199 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
Phoenix College Public Safety
In Person 03/07/2015- 03/07/2015 Sat 8:00AM- 9:00AM
  • D. Ewan
Open
46 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class is for re-certification of current CPAT. The cost of this CPAT is $50.00. ****PLEASE CALL THE FIRE SCIENCE OFFICE @ 602-787-6782 FOR ELIGIBILITY VERIFICATION *****
      Permission of Department Required
    • Additional Class Notes: Meets at Phoenix College Public Safety-EMT/Fire Science Bldg, 1202 W. Thomas Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85013, on the north side of the campus (for a map of the PC campus please visit www.phoenixcollege.edu/map). All participants in all sections must stop by the FSC office located in the L building to get consent to sign up. For test information (location, start time, test rules, re-certification criteria, etc.) please visit www.paradisevalley.edu/fire/cpat. **Required Attire: sweatpants or warm-up pants, t-shirt & tennis shoes (NO SHORTS ARE ALLOWED).**
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40200 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
Phoenix College Public Safety
In Person 05/09/2015- 05/09/2015 Sat 8:00AM- 9:00AM
  • D. Ewan
Open
50 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This section is for First time enrollment. The cost of this initial CPAT is $150.00. Please call the FIre Science office @ 602-787-6782 should you have any questions.
    • Additional Class Notes: Meets at Phoenix College Public Safety-EMT/Fire Science Bldg, 1202 W. Thomas Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85013, on the north side of the campus (for a map of the PC campus please visit www.phoenixcollege.edu/map). All participants in all sections must stop by the FSC office located in the L building to get consent to sign up. For test information (location, start time, test rules, re-certification criteria, etc.) please visit www.paradisevalley.edu/fire/cpat. **Required Attire: sweatpants or warm-up pants, t-shirt & tennis shoes (NO SHORTS ARE ALLOWED).**
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40201 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
Phoenix College Public Safety
In Person 05/09/2015- 05/09/2015 Sat 8:00AM- 9:00AM
  • D. Ewan
Open
50 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class is for re-certification of current CPAT. The cost of this CPAT is $50.00. ****PLEASE CALL THE FIRE SCIENCE OFFICE @ 602-787-6782 FOR ELIGIBILITY VERIFICATION *****
      Permission of Department Required
    • Additional Class Notes: Meets at Phoenix College Public Safety-EMT/Fire Science Bldg, 1202 W. Thomas Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85013, on the north side of the campus (for a map of the PC campus please visit www.phoenixcollege.edu/map). All participants in all sections must stop by the FSC office located in the L building to get consent to sign up. For test information (location, start time, test rules, re-certification criteria, etc.) please visit www.paradisevalley.edu/fire/cpat. **Required Attire: sweatpants or warm-up pants, t-shirt & tennis shoes (NO SHORTS ARE ALLOWED).**
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41102 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
Phoenix College Public Safety
In Person 03/07/2015- 03/07/2015 N/A N/A
  • D. Ewan
Open
10 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class is for re-certification of current CPAT. The cost of this CPAT is $50.00. ****PLEASE CALL THE FIRE SCIENCE OFFICE @ 602-787-6782 FOR ELIGIBILITY VERIFICATION *****
      Permission of Department Required
    • Additional Class Notes: Meets at Phoenix College Public Safety-EMT/Fire Science Bldg, 1202 W. Thomas Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85013, on the north side of the campus (for a map of the PC campus please visit www.phoenixcollege.edu/map). All participants in all sections must stop by the FSC office located in the L building to get consent to sign up. For test information (location, start time, test rules, re-certification criteria, etc.) please visit www.paradisevalley.edu/fire/cpat. **Required Attire: sweatpants or warm-up pants, t-shirt & tennis shoes (NO SHORTS ARE ALLOWED).**

ALS Refresher (FITNESS100-20088) 0 Credits

ALS Refresher

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41007 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
TBA = to be arranged
In Person 03/22/2015- 03/29/2015 M,W,F,Sat,Su 9:00AM- 6:00PM
  • P. Honeywell
Open
32 of 32 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41008 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
TBA = to be arranged
In Person 04/12/2015- 04/19/2015 M,W,F,Sat,Su 9:00AM- 6:00PM
  • P. Honeywell
Open
32 of 32 Seats Available

Yearly Senior Fitness Center (FITNESS300-20003) 0 Credits

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20212 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
F 110 - Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/17/2015- 05/15/2015 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
474 of 500 Seats Available

Athletic Conditioning (FITNESS300-20032) 0 Credits

Athletic Conditioning

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35647 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
F 135 - Athletics Training
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 01/17/2015- 12/31/2015 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
100 of 100 Seats Available

PALS Refresher (FITNESS300-20045) 0 Credits

PALS Refresher

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39980 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
M 129 - Classroom
In Person 03/29/2015- 03/29/2015 Su 8:00AM- 5:00PM
  • Staff
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) (AHA) Refresher
      This classroom, video-based, instructor-led American Heart Association certified course using a series of simulated pediatric emergencies to reinforce the important concepts of a systematic approach to pediatric assessment, basic life support, PALS treatment algorithms, effective resuscitation and team dynamics. The goal of the Pediatric Advanced Life Support Course is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children, resulting in improved outcomes. Must have a current AHA PALS certification to enroll. Required student materials - latest edition AHA provider manual available at the bookstore or online at AHA. Course Fee: $180.00.
      * Continuing Education CE will be given.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20253 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 04/12/2015- 04/12/2015 Su 1:01PM- 5:01PM
  • 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 J-136
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20254 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 05/10/2015- 05/10/2015 Su 1:01PM- 5:01PM
  • 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 L-102
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39984 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
M 129 - Classroom
In Person 04/19/2015- 04/19/2015 N/A 8:00AM- 5:00PM
  • Staff
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) (AHA) Refresher
      This classroom, video-based, instructor-led American Heart Association certified course using a series of simulated pediatric emergencies to reinforce the important concepts of a systematic approach to pediatric assessment, basic life support, PALS treatment algorithms, effective resuscitation and team dynamics. The goal of the Pediatric Advanced Life Support Course is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children, resulting in improved outcomes. Must have a current AHA PALS certification to enroll. Required student materials - latest edition AHA provider manual available at the bookstore or online at AHA. Course Fee: $180.00.
      * Continuing Education credits CE will be given.

Interview Pro (FITNESS300-20056) 0 Credits

Interview Pro

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41131 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
L 101 - Health Occupations
In Person 04/12/2015- 04/12/2015 Sat 10:00AM- 4:00PM
  • P. Wurr
Open
32 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: *****This class meets on one SUNDAY, APRIL 12th, 2015*****
      Class 41131 costs include EMT Non-Credit Fee: $45
    • Additional Class Notes: This 1 day course is designed to prepare the student for any kind of interview process, whether it be a job interview, promotion, oral board(ie; medical school, fire department etc.) including resume preparation, what to wear, how to prepare for any question you may be asked using a unique formula.

ACLS Refresher and BLS for Health Care Providers Refresher (FITNESS300-20060) 0 Credits

Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Refresher and Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers AHA Refresher

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39976 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
M 129 - Classroom
In Person 03/28/2015- 03/28/2015 Sat 8:00AM- 5:00PM
  • Staff
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Refresher is an advanced American Heart Association certified instructor-led classroom course that highlights the importance of team dynamics and communication, systems of care and immediate post-cardiac-arrest care. It also covers airway management and related pharmacology. In this course, skills are taught in large, group sessions and small, group learning and testing stations where case-based scenarios are presented. Must have a current AHA ACLS certification to enroll.
      * Students will also receive BLS for Healthcare Provider Refresher to meet the BLS component requirement for re-certification. Must have a current AHA BLS certification to enroll. Course Fee: $180.00.
      Required student materials: latest edition of the AHA Provider Manual available at the bookstore or online at AHA.
      * Continuing Education credits CE will be given.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39978 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
M 129 - Classroom
In Person 04/18/2015- 04/18/2015 Sat 8:00AM- 10:30AM
  • Staff
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Refresher is an advanced American Heart Association certified instructor-led classroom course that highlights the importance of team dynamics and communication, systems of care and immediate post-cardiac-arrest care. It also covers airway management and related pharmacology. In this course, skills are taught in large, group sessions and small, group learning and testing stations where case-based scenarios are presented. Must have a current AHA ACLS certification to enroll.
      * Students will also receive BLS for Healthcare Provider Refresher to meet the BLS component requirement for re-certification. Must have a current AHA BLS certification to enroll. Course Fee: $180.00.
      Required student materials: latest edition of the AHA Provider Manual available at the bookstore or online at AHA.
      * Continuing Education credits CE will be given.

Emergency Vehicle Driver Operator (FSC111) 2 Credits

Emergency vehicle operators training including the problems facing operators; the personal qualities of emergency vehicle operator candidates; legal responsibilities of operators; and physical forces involved in driving an emergency vehicle. Includes hands-on training in an emergency response vehicle. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
38271 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 03/14/2015- 03/29/2015 Sat,Su 9:00AM- 4:45PM
  • S. Paynter
  • T. Allred
Open
26 of 28 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: *NOTE: NEW START DATE - 3/14
      Class meets on Saturday & Sunday for 2 weekends; 3/14, 15 & 3/28, 29 (No class during Spring Break)
      Class 38271 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $30
    • Additional Class Notes: Class is conducted in the Driver's Training classroom at the Phoenix Fire Dept Driver's Training Facility, 2425 W. Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix. Hands-on portion is conducted on the Driver's Training track.

Fitness for Firefighters/CPAT (FSC130) 1 Credit

Skills and abilities required for entry level position in the fire service including physical ability, and stamina. Opportunity to take the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) at the end of the course. Prerequisites: None. Note: Offered as credit (P) or no credit (Z) basis. Standard grading available according to procedures outlined in catalog.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18474 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
Phoenix College Public Safety
In Person 03/14/2015- 05/09/2015 Sat 9:00AM- 11:00AM
  • D. Ewan
Open
26 of 35 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 18474 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $65
    • Additional Class Notes: Class meets at Phoenix College Public Service-EMT/Fire Science Bldg. (north side of campus), 1202 W. Thomas Rd, Phx. Please visit http://www.pc.maricopa.edu/map/ for a map of the PC campus.
      Standard grading is utilized.
      Class Meets for Eight (8) Weeks
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18590 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
Phoenix College Public Safety
In Person 03/14/2015- 05/09/2015 N/A N/A
  • D. Ewan
Open
26 of 35 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Permission of Department Required
      Class 18590 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $65
    • Additional Class Notes: Class meets at Phoenix College Public Service-EMT/Fire Science Bldg. (north side of campus), 1202 W. Thomas Rd, Phx. Please visit http://www.pc.maricopa.edu/map/ for a map of the PC campus.
      Standard grading is utilized.
      Class Meets for Eight (8) Weeks

Vehicular Extrication And Patient Stabilization (FSC238) 2 Credits

Participative course designed for the Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT). Incorporates new knowledge and skills necessary to access, extricate, and care for victims of crash incidents. Provides exposure to scene management, including size-up, disentanglement, victim stabilization for single and multi-victim situations, hazardous materials incidents, integration of local emergency medical services (EMS) for patient assessment and management, and standard operating procedures to selected victim scenarios. Prerequisites: Basic EMT certification, current enrollment in an EMT-Basic program, nurse with emergency department experience, or law enforcement personnel, or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
18472 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 04/04/2015- 04/12/2015 Sat,Su 9:00AM- 5:00PM
  • J. Dean
  • A. Dimas
Open
17 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class meets only 2 weekends; Sat & Sun, 4/4-12 at the Phoenix Fire Dept Training Academy classroom 2 located @ 2425 W. Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix.
      Class includes hands-on vehicle extrication training utilizing the latest in extrication equipment. Personal Protective Clothing provided.
      Class 18472 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $35
    • Additional Class Notes: Class Meets for Two (2) Weeks

National Fire Protection Agency Rope Technician (FSC261) 3 Credits

Advanced anchor construction, use of elevated anchor points on difficult edges, horizontal rope systems, and study of force multipliers commonly experienced during high angle rope rescue. Meets the certification requirements for the NFPA (National Fire Protection Agency) 1670 for Operational Rope Rescue and NFPA 1006 for Technical Rescue Rope Technician. Prerequisites: FSC260 or (the Office of the Arizona State Fire Marshal's Ropes 1, 2, and 3 class), or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18592 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 04/17/2015- 05/10/2015 F,Sat,Su 6:00PM- 10:00PM
  • T. Venard
Open
16 of 16 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 18592 meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Fridays from Apr 17 to May 08, 2015 from 6:00PM - 10:00PM
      Class 18592 also meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Saturdays/Sundays from Apr 18 to May 10, 2015 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Class meets on Friday, Saturday & Sunday on 2 separate weekends, April 17, 18, 19 & May 8, 9, 10 at the Phoenix Fire Dept Training Academy classroom 2 located at 2425 W. Lower Buckeye Rd, Phx. Class times: Friday 6:00PM-10:00PM, Saturday & Sunday 9:00AM-5:00PM. Hands-on training is conducted utilizing state-of-the-art equipment.
      Class 18592 costs include Fire Science Technology Fee: $40

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
17527 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
J 139 - Classroom
In Person 03/24/2015- 05/07/2015 Tu,Th 1:30PM- 4:20PM
  • D. Preston-Ortiz
Open
20 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
19180 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley: Choices @ PVN/A Internet 03/23/2015- 05/08/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Douglass
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.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 19180 will be automatically enrolled in the following required laboratory class:
      Class 19181 held Online

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
18586 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
L 101 - Health Occupations
In Person 04/12/2015- 04/12/2015 Su 8:00AM- 4:00PM
  • D. Donahue
Open
16 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 18586 costs include EMT Class Fee: $50
    • Additional Class Notes: One day BLS for Healthcare Provider/CPR course. Permitting successful completion of course, you will receive your certification card at the end of the class. You must purchase book from the bookstore.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
18441 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
L 101 - Health Occupations
In Person 03/15/2015- 03/15/2015 Su 8:00AM- 4:00PM
  • C. Cuevas
  • D. Donahue
Open
13 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 18441 costs include EMT Class Fee: $50
    • Additional Class Notes: One day BLS for Healthcare Provider/CPR course. Permitting successful completion of course, you will receive your certification card at the end of the class. You must purchase book from the bookstore.

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19110 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
M 101 - Classroom
In Person 03/10/2015- 05/08/2015 Tu,Th 2:00PM- 4:40PM
  • N. Chaney
Open
13 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
19186 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley: Choices @ PVN/A Internet 03/23/2015- 05/08/2015 N/A N/A
  • V. Ghosh
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 International Business (IBS101) 3 Credits

A basic overview of international business to introduce students to international trade concepts. Focus of the course is on international business environment issues that influence global business practices, decisions and applications. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37808 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
J 137 - Classroom
In Person 04/28/2015- 06/12/2015 Tu 6:00PM- 8:30PM
  • B. Quarles
Open
19 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Spring 2015 International Travel - Destination: India
      Cost: $2600 (not including airfare, passport, registration fee, and some meals)
      Refundable Deposit of $500.00: due by 2/23/15
      Payment in Full and Non-refundable: due by March 3/10/15
      Final Registration Deadline: Monday, 4/27/2015
      Course dates: 4/28/2015-6/12/2015
      Orientation: Tuesday, 4/28/2015, 6:00P-8:30P, J-137
      Travel dates: 5/16/2015-5/27/2015

      For more information, contact Program Director Brian Quarles at 602-787-6896.

Basics Of Import/Export Operations (IBS108) 2 Credits

An overview of the steps involved in importing and exporting a product or service from beginning to end. Course includes an introduction to the United States Customs Service, what customs brokers do, duty rate structure and determination, basic laws affecting imports, currency exchange and letters of credit. Practical advice about storage and transportation of shipments after they have cleared customs. Other topics will include marketing, organization, regulations, terms of sale, documentation, shipment and financing involved with international enterprises, sovereignty, technology transfer, arbitration, negotiation, and diplomacy. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17553 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley: Choices @ PVN/A Internet 03/23/2015- 05/08/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Birkmann
Open
20 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Late start.
    • Additional Class Notes: This course offered Spring semester only.

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
17435 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley: Choices @ PVN/A Internet 03/23/2015- 05/08/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Loucy
Open
6 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      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 Instructor Availability
35898 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley: Choices @ PVN/A Internet 03/09/2015- 05/08/2015 N/A N/A
  • P. Crossman
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.
    • Additional Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Writing for Online Media (JRN203) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17857 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley: Choices @ PVN/A Internet 03/23/2015- 05/08/2015 N/A N/A
  • W. Templar Jr
Open
16 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: JRN203 is transferable as an elective to the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communications at ASU and to the journalism school at U of A. It also fulfills the journalism elective hours required for the MCCCD Occupational Journalism Certificate.
      Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Class dates: 3/23-5/15/15 - 8 weeks

Introductory Algebra (MAT092) 3 Credits

Linear behavior; linear equations and inequalities in one and two variables; graphs; systems of equations in two variables; function notation, graphs, and data tables; operations on polynomials; properties of exponents; applications. Note: May receive credit for only one of the following: MAT090, MAT091, MAT092, or MAT093. Prerequisites: Grade of "C" or better in MAT082, or MAT102, or equivalent, or satisfactory score on District Placement exam.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36302 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
Q 303 - Classroom
In Person 03/23/2015- 05/15/2015 M,Tu,W,Th 9:30AM- 10:45AM
  • M. Wolfe
Open
13 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: 2nd 8-wks Class: 3/23-5/15/15
      Webassign: Instructor requires students to purchase/use Webassign/Ebook
    • Additional Class Notes: Do not purchase Textbook or Materials until after first class meeting.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39771 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley: Choices @ PVN/A Internet 03/23/2015- 05/08/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Wolfe
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.
      Last Date of Enrollment: - 3/22/2015
      Webassign: Instructor requires students to purchase/use Webassign/Ebook
    • Additional Class Notes: Do not purchase Textbook or Materials until after first class meeting.

Intermediate Algebra (MAT122) 3 Credits

Quadratic, rational, radical, exponential, and logarithmic functions and equations; graphs of quadratic, exponential, and logarithmic functions; equations quadratic in form; operations on rational expressions, radical expressions, and complex numbers; rational exponents; applications. Note: May receive credit for only one of the following: MAT120, MAT121, or MAT122. Prerequisites: Grade of "B" or better in MAT090, MAT091, MAT092, MAT093, or equivalent, or a satisfactory score on the District placement exam.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36292 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
Q 303 - Classroom
In Person 03/23/2015- 05/15/2015 M,Tu,W,Th 8:00AM- 9:15AM
  • M. Wolfe
Open
7 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: 2nd 8-wks Class: 3/23-5/15/15
      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.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18808 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley: Choices @ PVN/A Internet 03/23/2015- 05/08/2015 N/A N/A
  • D. Hamm
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.
      Last Date of Enrollment - 3/22/2015
      2nd 8-wks Class: 3/23-5/8/15
      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.

Mathematics for Elementary Teachers II (MAT157) 3 Credits

Focuses on measurement, geometry, probability and data analysis. Appropriate technologies, problem solving, reasoning, and proof are integrated throughout the course. Prerequisites: MAT156 or equivalent.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36111 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
Q 301 - Classroom
In Person 03/23/2015- 05/15/2015 Tu,Th 5:00PM- 7:30PM
  • D. Stryk
Open
22 of 32 Seats Available

Personnel/Human Resources Management (MGT276) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17501 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley: Choices @ PVN/A Internet 03/23/2015- 05/08/2015 N/A N/A
  • D. Preston-Ortiz
Open
9 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 Spring semester only.

American Jazz and Popular Music (MHL145) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: C, HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18359 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley: Choices @ PVN/A Internet 03/23/2015- 05/08/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Kelly
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.

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
18382 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley: Choices @ PVN/A Internet 03/23/2015- 05/08/2015 N/A N/A
  • S. Zimmer
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.

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
18369 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
M 233 - Classroom
In Person 03/24/2015- 05/15/2015 Tu,Th 2:00PM- 4:40PM
  • J. OLeary
Open
9 of 15 Seats Available

Principles Of Salesmanship (MKT267) 3 Credits

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17434 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley: Choices @ PVN/A Internet 03/23/2015- 05/08/2015 N/A N/A
  • D. Bartola
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.
      Late start.
    • Additional Class Notes: This course offered Spring semester only.

Merchandising (MKT268) 3 Credits

Surveys structure and operation of retail organizations. Emphasizes merchandising to include price, location, time promotion and quantity. Prerequisites: None. MKT271 suggested but not required.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17585 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley: Choices @ PVN/A Internet 03/23/2015- 05/08/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Boddy
Open
18 of 23 Seats Available

Introduction to Music Theory (MTC101) 3 Credits

Designed to develop written and aural skills necessary for advanced study of music theory and skills. Recommended for music majors. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18361 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley: Choices @ PVN/A Internet 03/23/2015- 05/08/2015 N/A N/A
  • C. Page
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.

Patient Care Technician Skills Laboratory (NCE221) 0.5 Credits

Laboratory experience in support of NCE221 lecture course. Prerequisites: Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA), Nurse Assistant course or equivalent within the past year, and permission of Continuing Education Program Director and/or Instructor. Corequisites: NCE221 lecture course.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39746 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 04/06/2015- 05/04/2015 N/A N/A
  • P. Biscoe
Open
8 of 16 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Additional Class Notes: Enrollment in any Nursing course requires completion of any course prerequisites and approval by the Nursing Dept. For details, please contact the Nursing department at 602.787.7284 for program information.

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
37346 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
Health Science Bldg - TBA
In Person 04/16/2015- 05/15/2015 M,W 7:00AM- 7:30PM
  • J. Goodwin
  • K. Raciak
  • M. Simon
Open
4 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 37346 costs include Data Processing Class Fee, Nursing Class Fee: $278
    • Additional Class Notes: Enrollment in any Nursing course requires completion of any course prerequisites and approval by the Nursing Dept. For more information, please contact the Nursing department at 602.787.7284.

Professional Telephone Techniques (OAS107) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36495 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
K 115 - Classroom
In Person 03/24/2015- 05/15/2015 Tu 6:30PM- 8:10PM
  • Staff
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available

Backpacking (PED101BP) 1 Credit

Covers basic skills and techniques of backpacking and the application of these to wilderness travel. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED101BP may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18482 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person 04/08/2015- 04/26/2015 W N/A
  • J. Thomas
Open
4 of 17 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Backpacking: Havasupai Falls
      Great introductory backpacking/hiking experience (mules are available to carry gear); must be in good condition for this beautiful hike to four world-class waterfalls (10 miles each way). Course fee of $155.00 includes lodging in Williams the first night (double occupancy), canyon permits, and transportation. Travel time includes late afternoon, Thursday April 23rd , returning Sunday April 26th 7:00 p.m. Students must enroll by Monday, April 6th. A recommended schedule for conditioning can be obtained by calling (602) 787-7271. Orientation Date: 6:30 - 9:00 p.m., F-130, Wednesday April 8th
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18483 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person 04/09/2015- 04/19/2015 Th N/A
  • J. Reynolds
Open
7 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 18483 meets at F 130 - Seminar Room on Thursday Apr 09, 2015 from 6:30PM - 8:30PM
      Class 18483 also meets at Paradise Vly Offsite - Other Thursday from Apr 18 to Apr 19, 2015
      Backpacking: Introduction: Must be in good condition for this beautiful hike near Sedona, AZ (3-5 miles one way). A recommended schedule for conditioning can be obtained by calling 602-787-7271. The orientation sessions will include an overview of backpacking equipment, food, safety, and leave no trace guidelines. Transportation provided (leave Saturday morning, 4/18). May be repeated for credit. Prerequisites: None. Additional Course Fee: $35 Orientation Date: 4/9, R, 6:30-8:30P, room F130
      Hike Dates: Saturday-Sunday, 4/18-4/19.

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
18484 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 02/21/2015- 05/15/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
  • L. Cvach
  • T. Voeller
Open
288 of 300 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Enroll through 3/27. Must complete an orientation if you are a new Fitness Center Member. An orientation is required before your first workout. Orientations can be taken through Canvas (online) or by scheduling an in-person orientation by calling the Fitness Center Front Desk, 602-787-7270.
      Class 18484 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. Additional User Fee: $15

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
18685 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 03/14/2015- 05/15/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
  • L. Cvach
  • T. Voeller
Open
44 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Late Start Letter Grade Fitness Center - Additional Course Fee: $20
    • Additional Class Notes: Enroll through 2/14.

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
18686 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 03/14/2015- 05/15/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
  • L. Cvach
  • T. Voeller
Open
16 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Late Start Fitness Center class - Additional Course Fee: $20.
    • Additional Class Notes: Enroll through 2/14.

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
18687 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 03/14/2015- 05/15/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
  • L. Cvach
  • T. Voeller
Open
18 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Late start Fitness Center Class - Additional Course Fee: $20
    • Additional Class Notes: Enroll through 2/14.

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
36834 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
F 110 - Fitness Center
In Person 03/14/2015- 05/15/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
  • L. Cvach
  • T. Voeller
Open
50 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Late start Letter Grade class. Additional $20 Fitness Center User Fee
    • Additional Class Notes: Enroll through 2/14.

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
17660 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
M 229 - Classroom
In Person 03/24/2015- 05/15/2015 Tu,Th 3:00PM- 5:40PM
  • A. Gastelum
Open
22 of 32 Seats Available

Arizona Constitution (POS221) 1 Credit

Examination of the Constitution of the State of Arizona. Equivalent to the second part of POS220. May not enroll in POS220 and POS221 concurrently. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19182 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley: Choices @ PVN/A Internet 03/23/2015- 05/08/2015 N/A N/A
  • L. Waddell
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.

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
17347 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley: Choices @ PVN/A Internet 03/09/2015- 05/08/2015 N/A N/A
  • D. Berry
Open
10 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17355 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley: Choices @ PVN/A Internet 03/09/2015- 05/08/2015 N/A N/A
  • K. Walker
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 Projects (PSY298AA) 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 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
39630 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
M 105 - Classroom
In Person 04/17/2015- 05/01/2015 F 12:00PM- 2:30PM
  • D. Berry
Open
5 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 39630 meets at M 105 - Classroom Fridays from Apr 17 to May 01, 2015 from 12:00PM - 2:30PM
      Class 39630 also meets at Paradise Vly Offsite - Other on Friday Apr 24, 2015
      Contact instructor, Doug Berry for details - Phone: 602-787-7113 or Email: doug.berry@paradisevalley.edu.
      Honors Program Only

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
17476 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
J 140 - Classroom
In Person 03/24/2015- 05/07/2015 Tu,Th 6:30PM- 9:45PM
  • L. Phelps
Open
32 of 34 Seats Available

Canyoneering (REC155AA) 1 Credit

Basic canyoneering skills. Includes hydrology, navigation, safety systems, climbing and hiking skills, wading/swimming techniques and flood/weather identification. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18525 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person 05/07/2015- 05/10/2015 Su N/A
  • J. Parafinik
Open
5 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: First orientation class is Thursday, May 7th, 8-9pm, at SCC in PE137. This is a onetime orientation meeting. Date of the trip is May 9-10. Introduction to Canyoneering is the exploration of a beautiful slot canyon complete with waterfalls and swimming holes. Students will have the opportunity to experience several top-roped rappels. Participants will learn basic canyoneering skills and spend one night camping at a campground. Canyoneering equipment (harness and helmet) transportation and dinner/breakfast are provided. Class is graded on attendance, not physical performance. This course is for both beginners and intermediate canyoneers. Basic level of fitness and ability to swim is required. Travel/activity cost $35. Class meets and departs from Scottsdale Community College (SCC). Travel/activity cost is due at registration, no travel/activity cost refunds after 5/7. Enrollment limit: 18. Email the instructor for more information at j7win@yahoo.com

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
18444 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person 04/02/2015- 04/05/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Parafinik
Open
13 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: First orientation class is Thursday, April 2nd, 7-8pm, at SCC in PE137. This is a onetime orientation meeting. Date of the trip is April 4-5. Introduction to caving will be conducted in real active caves. Students will have ample time to explore a large cave. Students will learn cave exploration, Leave No trace principles, equipment use, cave ecology, lighting systems and cave conservation. Students will spend one night camping at a campground. Caving equipment (helmet), transportation and dinner/breakfast are provided. Class is graded on attendance, not physical performance. This course is for beginners. Basic level of fitness required. Class meets and departs from Scottsdale Community College (SCC). Travel/activity cost is $35. due at registration, no travel/activity cost refunds after 4/2. Enrollment limit: 18. Email the instructor for more information at j7win@yahoo.com.

Outdoor Rock Climbing (REC155AC) 1 Credit

Basic outdoor rock climbing skills. Includes belaying, climbing techniques, rope systems and anchor systems. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18445 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person 03/26/2015- 03/29/2015 N/A N/A
  • J. Parafinik
Open
9 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: First orientation class is Thursday, March 26th, 7-8pm at SCC in PE137. This is a onetime orientation meeting. Date of the trip is Mar. 28-29. This class will include instruction on safety, belaying, and climbing techniques. The course will be conducted outside - on real rock - and students will have ample time to practice their skills. Students will spend one night camping at a campground. All rock climbing equipment (harness, helmet, climbing shoes), transportation and dinner/breakfast are provided. Class is graded on attendance, not physical performance. This course is for both beginners and intermediate climbers. Basic level of fitness required. Class meets and departs from Scottsdale Community College (SCC). Travel/activity cost is $35. due at registration, no travel/activity cost refunds after 3/26. Enrollment limit ¿ 18. Email the instructor for more information at j7win@yahoo.com.

Hiring and Managing Employees (SBS213) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17478 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley: Choices @ PVN/A Internet 03/23/2015- 05/08/2015 N/A N/A
  • O. Duarte
Open
13 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
    • Additional Class Notes: This course offered Spring semester only.

Managing Stress In Small Business (SBS215) 1 Credit

Explores the common causes of stress related to the operation of a small business. Includes discussion of the physiological and psychological effects of stress, and specific methods for dealing with the small business owner or manager stresses in business and personal life. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35382 Spring 2015 Paradise Valley: Choices @ PV
E 144: Computer Commons
Hybrid 03/28/2015- 04/04/2015 Sat 9:00AM- 12:30PM
  • D. Bartola
Open
23 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: HYBRID - A Distance Learning instructional 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 assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Late start.

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
17389 Spring 2015 Paradise ValleyN/A Internet 03/09/2015- 05/08/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Marion
Open
2 of 23 Seats Available

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