Matched 51 Courses / 163 Classes

Introduction to Criminal Justice (AJS101) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# AJS1101
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25814 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • V. Goddard
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26087 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Palopoli
Closed
No Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38099 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Rego
Open
21 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24175 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Smith
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24203 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Lewis
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Current Issues In Criminal Justice (AJS200) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38171 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Smith
Open
10 of 23 Seats Available

Criminology (AJS225) 3 Credits

Study of deviance, society's role in defining behavior; theories of criminality and the economic, social, and psychological impact of crime; relationships between statistics and crime trends. Examines crime victimization and the various types of crime and categories of offenders. Required in the AJS curriculum. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25541 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Daukas
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38120 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Smith
Closed
No Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38121 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Smith
Open
8 of 23 Seats Available

Victimology and Crisis Management (AJS258) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: C, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24152 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Lewis
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24173 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Lewis
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25816 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Callahan
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26230 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Callahan
Open
8 of 23 Seats Available

Women in Other Cultures (ASB211) 3 Credits

Cross-cultural analysis of the economic, social, political, and religious factors that affect women's status in traditional and modern societies. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G, HU, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25256 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/09/2020 - 12/11/2020 M,W 12:00PM - 1:30PM
  • S. Bjork
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Honors Program Only
      Reserved for Honors Students only - contact the Honors Office at PVCC for more information 602.787.7888.
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses 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

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

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

General Education Designations: G, H, HU, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26055 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/16/2020 - 12/11/2020 Th 8:00AM - 9:15AM
  • D. Powell Jr
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    • 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/
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses 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

Bones, Stones, and Human Evolution (ASM104) 4 Credits

Study of human evolution and variation; including fossil hominids and their tools, primate anatomy and behavior, human genetics, and the environment and human biology. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB, SG

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25840 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Hall
Class Started
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Flex Start Class
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25968 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Dashe
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26137 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Hall
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Flex Start Class
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.

Marriage and Family Life (CFS157) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25730 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/31/2020 - 11/22/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Stigsson
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Child Development (CFS176) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25135 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/31/2020 - 11/20/2020 M 6:30PM - 8:10PM
  • A. Stigsson
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses 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
25145 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/31/2020 - 11/22/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Fenderson Gonzales
Closed
No Seats Available

Human Development (CFS205) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25715 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/31/2020 - 11/22/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Ceklic
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Developing Child: Theory into Practice, Prenatal to Age Eight (CFS235) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25143 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/31/2020 - 11/22/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Ceklic
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Introduction to Human Communication (COM100) 3 Credits

Introduces the theory and practice of human communication. Surveys communication topics related to interpersonal, small group, and public communication. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# COM1100
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24342 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 3:30PM - 4:45PM
  • K. Shadburne
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from in- person to fully Online for Fall 2020. This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses 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
24399 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/09/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 6:30PM - 7:55PM
  • M. Shadburne
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from in- person to fully Online for Fall 2020. This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses 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
25793 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • W. Thielen
Closed
No Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25836 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • L. Niess
Closed
No Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39936 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Pierceall
Class Started
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      PUMA CONNECTION - enrollment reserved for Paradise Valley Unified School District, Cave Creek Unified School District and Bella Vista high school students in consultation with high school counselors and the Early College Program.
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
42214 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 09/28/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Shadburne
Open
2 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24337 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Pierceall
Class Started
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24349 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Pierceall
Class Started
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24373 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/26/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Forgy
Closed
No Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24374 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • W. Thielen
Class Started
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: PUMA CONNECTION - enrollment reserved for Paradise Valley Unified School District, Cave Creek Unified School District and Bella Vista high school students in consultation with high school counselors and the Early College Program.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from in- person to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24375 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • F. Ramirez
Class Started
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24379 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/31/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Forgy
Class Started
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24397 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Pierceall
Open
1 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24398 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • V. Anderson
Closed
No Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25172 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • V. Anderson
Closed
No Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25342 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Pierceall
Class Started
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Interpersonal Communication (COM110) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# COM1110
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25458 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • W. Thielen
Class Started
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25459 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • W. Thielen
Class Started
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24388 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/31/2020 - 10/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • W. Thielen
Class Started
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24389 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/26/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • W. Thielen
Closed
No Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24340 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • W. Thielen
Class Started
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24341 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • W. Thielen
Class Started
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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
24348 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • V. Anderson
Class Started
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Elements of Intercultural Communication (COM263) 3 Credits

Diverse cultural contexts are explored through basic concepts, principles, and theories of intercultural communication. Discovering effective interaction and appropriate communication in a global community is emphasized.
Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: C, G, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24350 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Pierceall
Class Started
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from in- person to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25176 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Pierceall
Open
9 of 23 Seats Available

Stress Management (CPD102AH) 3 Credits

Reviews the sources of stress, the physiological effects and the psychological impact of stress on the individual. Provides strategies to manage and reduce stress. Helps students develop and understand behaviors to create a healthy balance in their lives by studying the biological, psychological, physiological, and social aspects of stress and wellness.
Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24335 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/09/2020 - 12/18/2020 W 6:00PM - 8:45PM
  • N. Sana
Class Started
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Learn how to; Practice mindfulness in daily life.
      Motivate yourself with kindness rather than criticism
      Handle difficult emotions and conflict with greater ease and transform challenging relationships.
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses 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
40901 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 12/01/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Closed
No 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
25553 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 9:30AM - 10:45AM
  • P. Abruzino
Class Started
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses 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.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24230 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Riva
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: No textbook required for this class.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24231 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • P. Thiel
Class Started
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: No textbook required for this class.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24232 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • P. Thiel
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      No textbook required for this class.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24233 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • P. Thiel
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      No textbook required for this class.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24259 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • P. Thiel
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      No textbook required for this class.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24268 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Riva
Class Started
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: No textbook required for this class.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24270 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Nguyen
Class Started
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24308 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Nguyen
Closed
No Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25389 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Riva
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: No textbook required for this class.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.

Microeconomic Principles (ECN212) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# ECN2202
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24289 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Nguyen
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24303 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • P. Thiel
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      No textbook required for this class.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24234 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • P. Thiel
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      No textbook required for this class.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24258 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • P. Thiel
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      No textbook required for this class.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Introduction to Education (EDU221) 3 Credits

Overview of the historical, political, economic, social, and philosophical factors that influence education and make it so complex. Opportunity for students to assess their interest and suitability for teaching. Prerequisites: None. Note: Requires minimum of 30 hours of field experience in elementary or secondary classroom environment.

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25133 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Kirk
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
    • Additional Class Notes: EDU221 requires a 30-hour field experience in an approved K-12 classroom setting.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38183 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Kirk
Class Started
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
    • Additional Class Notes: EDU221 requires a 30-hour field experience in an approved K-12 classroom setting.

Introduction to the Exceptional Learner (EDU222) 3 Credits

Overview of the exceptional learner with emphasis on factors relating to current practices, identification, characteristics, and educational adaptations. Issues related to mild disabilities, severe disabilities, emotional and behavioral disorders, intellectual disabilities, and students who are gifted.
Prerequisites: None. Note: EDU222 requires an approved field experience.

General Education Designations: C, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25370 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 10:30AM - 12:00PM
  • M. Kirk
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses 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).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25724 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Miller
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. 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).

Foundations of Early Childhood Education (EED200) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
25154 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/01/2020 - 11/20/2020 Tu 6:30PM - 8:10PM
  • C. Colunga
  • S. Ceklic
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses 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 Instructors Availability
37971 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/31/2020 - 11/22/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Colunga
  • K. Fenderson Gonzales
Class Started
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Victimology and Crisis Management (EMT258) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: C, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24727 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Lewis
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24749 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Lewis
Class Started
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25893 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Callahan
Class Started
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26233 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Callahan
Open
7 of 23 Seats Available

Victimology and Crisis Management (FSC258) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: C, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24728 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 09/07/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Lewis
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24750 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Lewis
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25894 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Callahan
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26232 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Callahan
Open
7 of 23 Seats Available

Introduction to Human Geography (GCU102) 3 Credits

Systematic study of human use of the earth. Spatial organization of economic, social, political, and perceptual environments. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38201 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 09/21/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Sommerfeld
Class Started
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Arizona Geography (GCU221) 3 Credits

The historical to modern development of Arizona. The interplay between the physical, cultural and economic factors affecting Arizona today. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: C, H, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25637 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/09/2020 - 12/11/2020 M,W 10:30AM - 11:45AM
  • J. Douglass
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Flex Start Class
      This class is a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses 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.
      Reserved for Honors Students only - contact the Honors office at PVCC for more information: 602.787.7888
      Honors Program Only
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25586 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/08/2020 - 12/11/2020 Tu,Th 9:00AM - 10:15AM
  • J. Douglass
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Flex Start Class
      Honors Program Only
      Reserved for Honors students - contact the Honors office at PVCC for more information: 602.787.7888
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses 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
25476 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 09/21/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Sommerfeld
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Flex Start Class

Healthful Living (HES100) 3 Credits

Health and wellness and their application to an optimal life style. Explores current topics of interest such as stress management, nutrition, fitness, and environmental health. Evaluates common risk factors associated with modern lifestyles. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24748 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/07/2020 - 12/13/2020 M,W 10:30AM - 11:45AM
  • T. Voeller
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This is a 14 week class. Additional Course Fee: $10
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses 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: HES100 fulfills the SB requirement and transfers to ASU as KIN100 and EXS100 , and transfers to NAU as HP200.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24725 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/22/2020 - 12/13/2020 Tu,Th 12:00PM - 1:40PM
  • T. Voeller
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This is a 12 week course. Additional Course Fee: $10. This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class
    • Additional Class Notes: HES100 fulfills the SB requirement and transfers to ASU as KIN100 and EXS100 , and transfers to NAU as HP200.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24758 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • T. Voeller
Closed
No Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39577 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
Open
20 of 23 Seats Available

History of Western Civilization 1789 to Present (HIS102) 3 Credits

Survey of origin and development of Western civilization and its institutions from French Revolution through the present. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G, H, HU, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25712 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Enloe
Closed
No 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
25713 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 M 6:30PM - 9:00PM
  • J. Catapano
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses 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.

United States History 1865 to Present (HIS104) 3 Credits

The political, economic, and social development of United States from 1865 to the present time. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: H, SB

SUN# HIS1132
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25241 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • V. Ghosh
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance

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
25164 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • V. Ghosh
Closed
No Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25171 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • V. Ghosh
Open
3 of 23 Seats Available

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

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

General Education Designations: G, H, HU, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25155 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 11/01/2020 N/A N/A
  • V. Ghosh
Closed
No Seats Available

Leadership Development: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives (HON201) 3 Credits

Interdisciplinary study of leadership focusing on development of leadership skills. Prerequisites: Admission to the college honors program or permission of Instructor.

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
25879 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu,Th 12:00PM - 1:15PM
  • J. Neujoy
  • A. Peterson
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Honors Program Only
      Reserved for Honors Students only - contact the Honors Office at PVCC for more information 602.787.7888.
      Live Online:
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.

      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses 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.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.

Information Without Borders: Research in a Global Society (IFS210) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: G, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
25741 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Mickelsen
  • L. Espinoza
Open
23 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: -A textbook is NOT required for this class
      Online Format:
      - Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. 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).
      Flex Start Class

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: A grade of C or better in ENG101 or ENG107.

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25173 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • W. Templar Jr
Closed
No Seats Available

American National Government (POS110) 3 Credits

Study of the historical backgrounds, governing principles, and institutions, of the national government of the United States. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB

SUN# POS1110
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25488 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Hahn
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38095 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 09/14/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Hahn
Closed
No Seats Available

World Politics (POS120) 3 Credits

Introduction to the principles and issues relating to the study of international relations. Evaluation of the political, economic, national, and transnational rationale for international interactions. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G, SB

SUN# POS1120
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25242 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/23/2020 - 12/11/2020 W 12:00PM - 1:30PM
  • V. Ghosh
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      Honors Program Only
      Reserved for Honors Students - contact the Honors office at PVCC for more information: 602.787.7888
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses 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
26175 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 9:00AM - 10:15AM
  • J. Lazzara
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Honors Program Only
      Reserved for Honors Students only - contact the Honors Office at PVCC for more information 602.787.7888.
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses 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).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24186 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 10:30AM - 11:45AM
  • J. Lazzara
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Honors Program Only
      Reserved for Honors Students only - contact the Honors office at PVCC for more information: 602.787.7888
      This class is "live online" which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses 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
24208 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 12:30PM - 1:45PM
  • K. Sypes
Closed
No 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/
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses 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).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24200 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu,Th 12:30PM - 1:45PM
  • S. Bonnell
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses 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
      Reserved for Early College Programs
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38883 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu,Th 12:30PM - 1:45PM
  • P. Howe
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • 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/
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses 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).
      Reserved for Early College Programs
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26083 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Lazzara
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Flex Start Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26218 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • D. Berry
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26228 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Berry
Closed
No Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24201 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Walker
Closed
No Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24185 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Moreno
Closed
No Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24190 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Walker
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. 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).
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24187 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Berry
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. 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).
      Reserved for Early College Programs
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24188 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Walker
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. 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).
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24182 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Reuter
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24183 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Holroyd
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. 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).
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24158 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Holroyd
Closed
No Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24159 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • T. Schmidt
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. 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).
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24160 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Walker
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24161 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Walker
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. 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).
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24210 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Holroyd
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24211 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Bonnell
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24212 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Lazzara
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Flex Start Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24199 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Walker
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24195 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • T. Schmidt
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. 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).
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25396 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Sada
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. 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).
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25624 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Moreno
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25668 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Moreno
Closed
No Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25945 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • D. Berry
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses 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).

Psychology and Culture (PSY132) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: C, G, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25828 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Blair
Closed
No Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25676 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Sada
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25582 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Blair
Open
4 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25374 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Sada
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24178 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Sada
Closed
No Seats Available

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
24194 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Berry
Closed
No Seats Available

Developmental Psychology (PSY240) 3 Credits

Human development from conception through adulthood. Includes: physical, cognitive, emotional and social capacities that develop at various ages. Recommended for students majoring in nursing, education, pre-med, and psychology. 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
24202 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Walker
Closed
No Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24179 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Lazzara
Closed
No Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24189 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Blair
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. 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).
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26081 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Lazzara
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41539 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • B. Wiggins
Open
14 of 23 Seats Available

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
25827 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Sada
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24184 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Holroyd
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24154 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Sada
Open
7 of 23 Seats Available

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
25600 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • B. Quarles
Closed
No 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
24172 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 9:00AM - 10:15AM
  • M. Marion
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses 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
24171 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 10:30AM - 11:45AM
  • M. Marion
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Honors Program Only
      Reserved for Honors Students only - contact the Honors office at PVCC for more information: 602.787.7888
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754
      Flex
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24167 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 12:00PM - 1:15PM
  • T. Abrams
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses 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
40933 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu,Th 9:00AM - 10:15AM
  • M. Marion
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class is a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses 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.
      Honors Program Only
      Reserved for Honors Students only - contact the Honors office at PVCC for more information: 602.787.7888
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24164 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu,Th 10:30AM - 11:45AM
  • T. Abrams
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses 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
24170 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • P. Crowley
Open
7 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24174 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Marion
Class Started
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24205 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Bernhart
Closed
No Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25807 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • T. Abrams
Closed
No Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25860 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • T. Abrams
Closed
No Seats Available

Human Sexuality (SOC130) 3 Credits

Examination of the physical, social, cultural, and institutional contributions to human sexuality. Examination of facts and myths, literature, and changing mores regarding human sexuality to acquire knowledge about cultural and social events and processes. Explores sexuality in contemporary society. This course contains mature adult content.
Prerequisites: None. Note: SOC130 course may contain adult content. All students under the age of 18 are required to have a signed parental consent form on file, which is on the back of the Under the Age of 18 Enrollment Form.

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36895 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu 12:00PM - 1:30PM
  • T. Abrams
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses 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).

Gender and Society (SOC212) 3 Credits

A sociological analysis of the way culture shapes and defines the positions and roles of both men and women in society. Major emphasis on social conditions which may lead to a broadening of gender roles and a reduction of gender role stereotypes and the implications of these changes. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: C, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24198 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Marion
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. 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).
      Flex Start Class

Race and Ethnic Relations (SOC241) 3 Credits

Examines how the social construction of race shapes social interaction and social institutions. Explores the consequences of power, privilege and oppression among major ethnic and racial groups in the United States. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: C, SB

SUN# SOC2215
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25686 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • G. Lemons
Class Started
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The Sociology of Health and Illness (SOC270) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: G, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25335 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Marion
Open
1 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754.
      Flex Start Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Sustainable Cities (SSH111) 3 Credits

Introduction to the field of sustainability and exploration of the practices leading to the development of sustainable cities. Explores the concept of sustainable development of cities within local, regional, and global contexts. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G, HU, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26195 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
Class Started
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Sustainable World (SUS110) 3 Credits

Introduction to the field of sustainability and exploration of the interaction between human and natural global systems. Framework for analyzing and investigating the global challenges such as land use change, competition for water and other natural resources, and renewable energy concerns and crises. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25685 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 09/21/2020 - 11/30/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Fehr
Class Started
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Introduction to Social Welfare (SWU171) 3 Credits

Analysis of contemporary social welfare services and professional social work. Prerequisites: (A grade of C or better in RDG100, or RDG100LL, or eligibility for CRE101 as indicated by appropriate reading placement test score) and (a grade of C or better in ENG091 or eligibility for ENG101 as indicated by appropriate writing placement test score).

General Education Designations: H, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25728 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. O'Connor
Closed
No Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41213 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. O'Connor
Class Started
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Victimology and Crisis Management (SWU258) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: C, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26231 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Callahan
Open
7 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25817 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Callahan
Class Started
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24155 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Lewis
Class Started
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24156 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV Learning Options: Online
Online 09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Lewis
Class Started
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