Matched 24 Courses / 61 Classes

Life in the Universe (AST106) 4 Credits

Introduction to the search for life in the universe for the non-science major. Earth's location in space and time, nature of life, light and the spectrum, origin and history of the universe, origin of life on Earth and the possibility of life on other planets. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MAT090 or MAT091 or MAT092 or completion of higher level mathematics course, or satisfactory placement.

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37841 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
LiveOnline
Hybrid 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 Th 9:00AM - 10:15AM
  • L. Prause
Open
12 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; Lecture is online and students will attend a regularly scheduled lab; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6750.
      Class 37841 costs include AST Course Fee: $16
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 37841 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 37842 held Tue from 9:00AM to 11:30AM at G 139 (L. Prause)

Introduction to Solar System Astronomy (AST111) 4 Credits

Introduction to astronomy for the non-science major. The scientific method, properties of light, astronomical instruments, our Solar System and solar systems around other stars. Includes hands-on astronomical observations and laboratory exercises. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MAT092 or higher, or satisfactory district placement.

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36315 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
G 139 - Physics Lab
Hybrid 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu 12:30PM - 3:00PM
  • W. Sherry
Open
9 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 36315 costs include AST Course Fee: $30
      Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; Lecture is online and students will attend a regularly scheduled lab; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6750.
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 36315 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 36316 held from (TBA) to (TBA) at ONLINE (W. Sherry)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19904 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
G 139 - Physics Lab
Hybrid 08/25/2021 - 12/17/2021 W 9:00AM - 11:30AM
  • J. Neujoy
Open
5 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class costs include AST Fee: $30.
      Reserved for Honors Students - contact the Honors office at PVCC for more information: 602.787.7888
      Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; Lecture is online and students will attend a regularly scheduled lab; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6750.
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 19904 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 20090 held from (TBA) to (TBA) at ONLINE (J. Neujoy)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37844 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
LiveOnline
Hybrid 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 W 12:30PM - 2:15PM
  • L. Prause
Open
12 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; Lecture is online and students will attend a regularly scheduled lab; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6750.
      PVCC at Black Mountain
      Address: 34250 N. 60th St., Scottsdale, AZ 85266
      Phone: 602.493.2600
      Website: www.pvc.maricopa.edu/blackmountain/
      Class 37844 costs include AST Course Fee: $30
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 37844 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 37845 held Mon from 12:30PM to 3:00PM at AQH 136 (L. Prause)

Biology Concepts (BIO100) 4 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19352 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
Life Science Bldg 203 - lec
In Person 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu,Th 5:30PM - 6:45PM
  • A. Putzke
Open
15 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 19352 costs include BIO Course Fee: $40
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 19352 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 19353 held Tue from 7:00PM to 9:30PM at LIFESC 106 (A. Putzke)
      Class 20196 held Thu from 7:00PM to 9:30PM at LIFESC 106 (A. Putzke)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19411 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Hybrid 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • J. Corbet
Open
10 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 19411 costs include BIO Course Fee: $40
      Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; Lecture is online and students will attend a regularly scheduled lab; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6750.
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 19411 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 19389 held Mon from 9:00AM to 11:30AM at LIFESC 106 (J. Corbet)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19775 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Hybrid 08/25/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • J. Corbet
Open
12 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 19775 costs include BIO Course Fee: $40
      Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; Lecture is online and students will attend a regularly scheduled lab; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6750.
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 19775 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 19776 held Wed from 12:30PM to 3:00PM at LIFESC 102 (J. Corbet)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19380 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • J. Corbet
Open
14 of 24 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: 602-787-6750.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 19380 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 19391 held Online (J. Corbet)

Environmental Biology (BIO105) 4 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19753 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Hybrid 08/26/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • J. Corbet
Open
10 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; Lecture is online and students will attend a regularly scheduled lab; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6750.
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
      Class 19753 costs include BIO Course Fee: $40
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 19753 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 19754 held Thu from 12:30PM to 3:00PM at LIFESC 102 (J. Corbet)

Introductory Biology for Allied Health (BIO156) 4 Credits

An introductory biology course for allied health majors with an emphasis on humans. Topics include fundamental concepts of cell biology, histology, microbiology, and genetics. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in RDG100, or RDG100LL, or higher, or eligibility for CRE101. One year of high school or one-semester of college level chemistry is strongly recommended.

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20199 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
Life Science Bldg 205 - lec
In Person 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu,Th 9:00AM - 10:15AM
  • M. Wright
Open
14 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 20199 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 20199 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 20198 held Tue from 10:30AM to 1:00PM at LIFESC 106 (M. Wright)
      Class 35219 held Thu from 10:30AM to 1:00PM at LIFESC 106 (M. Wright)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19354 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • M. Hammoud
Open
18 of 24 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: 602-787-6750.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 19354 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 19390 held Online (M. Hammoud)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19521 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Hybrid 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • D. Browning
Open
10 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 19521 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; Lecture is online and students will attend a regularly scheduled lab; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6750.
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 19521 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 19522 held Fri from 10:30AM to 1:00PM at LIFESC 106 (D. Browning)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19392 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Hybrid 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • D. Browning
Open
10 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 19392 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; Lecture is online and students will attend a regularly scheduled lab; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6750.
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 19392 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 19393 held Wed from 12:30PM to 3:00PM at LIFESC 106 (D. Browning)

Introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology (BIO160) 4 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19355 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Hybrid 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • J. Hayashi
Open
85 of 96 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 19355 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; Lecture is online and students will attend a regularly scheduled lab; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6750.
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 19355 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 19394 held Mon from 7:30AM to 9:30AM at LIFESC 107 (T. Naughton)
      Class 19382 held Mon from 10:00AM to 12:00PM at LIFESC 107 (T. Naughton)
      Class 35291 held Tue from 12:30PM to 2:30PM at LIFESC 107 (T. Naughton)
      Class 35292 held Tue from 3:00PM to 5:00PM at LIFESC 107 (T. Naughton)
      Class 19421 held Wed from 5:00PM to 7:00PM at LIFESC 107 (M. Ahrens)
      Class 19422 held Wed from 7:30PM to 9:30PM at LIFESC 107 (P. Hocutt)
      Class 20059 held Fri from 7:30AM to 9:30AM at LIFESC 107 (M. Ahrens)
      Class 35290 held Fri from 10:00AM to 12:00PM at LIFESC 107 (M. Ahrens)

General Biology (Majors) I (BIO181) 4 Credits

The study and principles of structure and function of organisms at the molecular and cellular levels. A detailed exploration of the chemistry of life, the cell, and genetics. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in RDG100, or RDG100LL, or higher, or eligibility for CRE101. One year of high school or one semester of college-level biology and chemistry is strongly recommended.

General Education Designations: SQ

SUN# BIO1181
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19426 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
Life Science Bldg 201 - lec
In Person 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 M,W 7:30AM - 8:45AM
  • R. Erakat
Open
9 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class Notes: Class 19426 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 19426 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 19420 held Mon from 9:00AM to 11:30AM at LIFESC 101 (R. Erakat)
      Class 19427 held Wed from 9:00AM to 11:30AM at LIFESC 101 (R. Erakat)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19395 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
ONLINE
Hybrid 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • D. Browning
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class Notes: Class 19395 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
      Aquila Hall 134 - Black Mtn
      Class Notes: Location: PVCC at Black Mountain
      Address: 34250 N. 60th St., Scottsdale, AZ 85266
      Phone: 602.493.2600
      Website: www.pvc.maricopa.edu/blackmountain/
      Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; Lecture is online and students will attend a regularly scheduled lab; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6750.
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 19395 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 19396 held Tue from 12:30PM to 2:30PM at AQH 132 (D. Browning)
      Class 19397 held Thu from 12:30PM to 2:30PM at AQH 132 (D. Browning)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19430 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Hybrid 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • I. Kremer
Open
34 of 60 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class Notes: Class 19430 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; Lecture is online and students will attend a regularly scheduled lab; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6750.
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 19430 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 19431 held Mon from 12:30PM to 2:30PM at LIFESC 101 (I. Kremer)
      Class 19653 held Tue from 10:00AM to 12:00PM at LIFESC 101 (I. Kremer)
      Class 19852 held Tue from 12:30PM to 2:30PM at LIFESC 101 (I. Kremer)
      Class 19898 held Thu from 10:00AM to 12:00PM at LIFESC 101 (I. Kremer)
      Class 20044 held Thu from 12:30PM to 2:30PM at LIFESC 101 (I. Kremer)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20061 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Hybrid 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • I. Kremer
Open
46 of 48 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 20061 costs include BIO Course Fee: $40
      Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; Lecture is online and students will attend a regularly scheduled lab; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6750.
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 20061 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 20062 held Tue from 5:00PM to 7:00PM at LIFESC 101 (T. Dahl)
      Class 20200 held Tue from 7:30PM to 9:30PM at LIFESC 101 (T. Dahl)
      Class 20201 held Thu from 5:00PM to 7:00PM at LIFESC 101 (T. Dahl)
      Class 35848 held Thu from 7:30PM to 9:30PM at LIFESC 101 (T. Dahl)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19356 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • E. Mekhail
Open
14 of 24 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: 602-787-6750.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 19356 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 19357 held Online (E. Mekhail)

Fundamental Chemistry (CHM130) 3 Credits

A survey of the fundamentals of general chemistry. Emphasis on essential concepts and problem solving techniques. Basic principles of measurement, chemical bonding, structure and reactions, nomenclature, and the chemistry of acids and bases. Preparation for students taking more advanced courses in chemistry. Designed to meet needs of students in such diverse areas as agriculture, nursing, home economics, physical education and water technology. Note: General Education Designation: Natural Sciences (Quantitative) - [SQ] in combination with: CHM130LL Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in [(CHM090, or MAT090, or MAT091, or MAT092, or higher level mathematics course, or satisfactory math placement) and (RDG100, or RDG100LL, or higher, or eligibility for CRE101 as indicated by appropriate reading placement)], or permission of the Instructor, or Department or Division Chair.

General Education Designations: SQ

SUN# CHM1130
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36346 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
H 101 - Classroom
In Person 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 M,W 6:00PM - 7:15PM
  • S. Puerner
Open
19 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Students enrolled in Class #36346 must also enroll in lab:
      # 36359 held online (S.Puerner)
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
    • Additional Class Notes: CHM130 is a General Studies Credit: Natural Science -Quantitative (SQ) when taken with CHM130LL.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36340 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
H 101 - Classroom
In Person 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu 9:00AM - 12:00PM
  • J. Olander
Open
14 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
    • Additional Class Notes: CHM130 is a General Studies Credit: Natural Science -Quantitative (SQ) when taken with CHM130LL.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36350 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
Aquila Hall 134 - Black Mtn
In Person 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu 9:30AM - 12:10PM
  • W. Mancini
Open
12 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Students enrolled in Class #36350 must also enroll in lab:
      #36360 held online (H.Mancini)
      Location: PVCC at Black Mountain
      Aquila Hall 134 - Black Mtn
      Address: 34250 N. 60th St., Scottsdale, AZ 85266
      Phone: 602.493.2600
      Website: www.pvc.maricopa.edu/blackmountain/
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
    • Additional Class Notes: CHM130 is a General Studies Credit: Natural Science -Quantitative (SQ) when taken with CHM130LL.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36341 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
H 101 - Classroom
In Person 08/25/2021 - 12/17/2021 W 9:00AM - 12:00PM
  • J. Olander
Open
9 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
    • Additional Class Notes: CHM130 is a General Studies Credit: Natural Science -Quantitative (SQ) when taken with CHM130LL.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19384 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • S. Bains
Open
21 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: 602-787-6750.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.
    • Additional Class Notes: CHM130 is a General Studies Credit: Natural Science -Quantitative (SQ) when taken with CHM130LL.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20084 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • J. Olander
Open
6 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Online 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: 602-787-6750.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.
    • Additional Class Notes: CHM130 is a General Studies Credit: Natural Science -Quantitative (SQ) when taken with CHM130LL.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20174 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • J. Olander
Open
21 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Online 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: 602-787-6750.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.
    • Additional Class Notes: CHM130 is a General Studies Credit: Natural Science -Quantitative (SQ) when taken with CHM130LL.

Fundamental Chemistry Laboratory (CHM130LL) 1 Credit

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

General Education Designations: SQ

SUN# CHM1130
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19385 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • J. Olander
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Students will be required to purchase an at-home lab kit and perform lab activities at home. Lab kit requirements are discussed in the course syllabus available the first day of class. Students must also have access to a digital or cell phone camera.
      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: 602-787-6750.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.
    • Additional Class Notes: CHM130LL (lab) requires co-enrollment in CHM130 (lec). Safety goggles are required.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19432 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • L. Stearns
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Students will be required to purchase an at-home lab kit and perform lab activities at home. Lab kit requirements are discussed in the course syllabus available the first day of class. Students must also have access to a digital or cell phone camera.
      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: 602-787-6750.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.
    • Additional Class Notes: CHM130LL (lab) requires co-enrollment in CHM130 (lec). Safety goggles are required.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36357 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • M. Woodford
Open
20 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Students will be required to purchase an at-home lab kit and perform lab activities at home. Lab kit requirements are discussed in the course syllabus available the first day of class. Students must also have access to a digital or cell phone camera.
      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: 602-787-6750.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.
    • Additional Class Notes: CHM130LL (lab) requires co-enrollment in CHM130 (lec). Safety goggles are required.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36358 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • M. Woodford
Open
23 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Students will be required to purchase an at-home lab kit and perform lab activities at home. Lab kit requirements are discussed in the course syllabus available the first day of class. Students must also have access to a digital or cell phone camera.
      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: 602-787-6750.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.
    • Additional Class Notes: CHM130LL (lab) requires co-enrollment in CHM130 (lec). Safety goggles are required.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36359 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • S. Puerner
Open
22 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Students will be required to purchase an at-home lab kit and perform lab activities at home. Lab kit requirements are discussed in the course syllabus available the first day of class. Students must also have access to a digital or cell phone camera.
      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: 602-787-6750.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.
    • Additional Class Notes: CHM130LL (lab) requires co-enrollment in CHM130 (lec). Safety goggles are required.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36360 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
ONLINE
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • W. Mancini
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Students will be required to purchase an at-home lab kit and perform lab activities at home. Lab kit requirements are discussed in the course syllabus available the first day of class. Students must also have access to a digital or cell phone camera.
      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: 602-787-6750.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.
    • Additional Class Notes: CHM130LL (lab) requires co-enrollment in CHM130 (lec). Safety goggles are required.

General Chemistry I (CHM151AA) 4 Credits

Detailed study of principles of chemistry for science majors and students in pre-professional curricula. Note: Completion of all prerequisites within the last two years is recommended. Student may receive credit for only one of the following: CHM150 and CHM151LL, or CHM151 and CHM151LL, or CHM150AA, or CHM151AA. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in [(CHM130 and CHM130LL), or CHM130AA, or one year of high school chemistry taken within the last five years] and (a grade of C or better in MAT151 or higher level mathematics course, or satisfactory placement), or permission of the Instructor, or Department or Division Chair.

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20068 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
Aquila Hall 136 - Black Mtn
Hybrid 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu 9:30AM - 12:00PM
  • S. Massey
Open
15 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Location: PVCC at Black Mountain
      Aquila Hall 136 - Black Mtn
      Address: 34250 N. 60th St., Scottsdale, AZ 85266
      Phone: 602.493.2600
      Website: www.pvc.maricopa.edu/blackmountain/
      Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; Lecture is online and students will attend a regularly scheduled lab; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6750.
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
      Class 20068 costs include CHM Course Fee: $35
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 20068 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 20067 held from (TBA) to (TBA) at LAB (S. Massey)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36403 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
H 127 - Lab
Hybrid 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu 6:00PM - 8:30PM
  • S. Puerner
Open
14 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: CHM151AA is a combined lecture/lab course. CHM151AA is equivalent to taking CHM151 and CHM151LL.
      Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; Lecture is online and students will attend a regularly scheduled lab; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6750.
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
      Class 36403 costs include CHM Course Fee: $35
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 36403 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 36404 held from (TBA) to (TBA) at LAB (S. Puerner)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20070 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Hybrid 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • L. Stearns
Open
27 of 36 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; Lecture is online and students will attend a regularly scheduled lab; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6750.
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
      Class 20070 costs include CHM Course Fee: $35
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 20070 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 20069 held Tue from 9:00AM to 11:30AM at H 127 (L. Stearns)
      Class 20071 held Tue from 12:30PM to 3:00PM at H 127 (L. Stearns)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20064 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Hybrid 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • S. Massey
Open
29 of 36 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: CHM151AA is a combined lecture/lab course. CHM151AA is equivalent to taking CHM151 and CHM151LL.
      Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; Lecture is online and students will attend a regularly scheduled lab; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6750.
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
      Class 20064 costs include CHM Course Fee: $35
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 20064 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 20065 held Mon from 9:00AM to 11:30AM at H 127 (S. Massey)
      Class 20066 held Mon from 12:30PM to 3:00PM at H 127 (S. Massey)

General Chemistry II (CHM152AA) 4 Credits

A study of the chemical properties of the major groups of elements, equilibrium theory, thermodynamics, electrochemistry, and other selected topics. Note: Completion of prerequisites within the last two years recommended. Student may receive credit for only one of the following: CHM152 and CHM152LL, or CHM152AA. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in [(CHM150 or CHM151) and CHM151LL], or CHM150AA, or CHM151AA, or permission of the Instructor, or Department or Division Chair.

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20072 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Hybrid 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • L. Stearns
Open
23 of 36 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: CHM152AA is a combined lecture/lab course. CHM152AA is equivalent to taking CHM152 and CHM152LL
      Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; Lecture is online and students will attend a regularly scheduled lab; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6750.
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
      Class 20072 costs include CHM Course Fee: $35
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 20072 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 20073 held Mon from 9:00AM to 11:30AM at H 128 (L. Stearns)
      Class 20074 held Mon from 12:30PM to 3:00PM at H 128 (L. Stearns)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20185 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Hybrid 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • C. Hinton
Open
8 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: CHM152AA is a combined lecture/lab course. CHM152AA is equivalent to taking CHM152 and CHM152LL
      Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; Lecture is online and students will attend a regularly scheduled lab; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6750.
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
      Class 20185 costs include CHM Course Fee: $35
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 20185 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 20075 held Mon from 6:00PM to 8:30PM at H 128 (C. Hinton)

Forensic Science: Physical Evidence (FOR105) 4 Credits

Scientific analysis and examination of physical evidence for forensic purposes. Covers fingerprints, shoe prints, tool marks, glass, soil and mineral evidence, firearms identification, paint chips, and arson and explosive evidence. Includes the history of forensic science, functions of the crime lab and criminalist career specialties. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19885 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Hybrid 08/25/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • D. Powell Jr
Open
14 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; Lecture is online and students will attend a regularly scheduled lab; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6750.
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
      Class 19885 costs include FOR Course Fee: $79
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 19885 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 19886 held Wed from 6:00PM to 8:45PM at Q 404 (D. Powell Jr)
      Class 37843 held Thu from 9:00AM to 11:45AM at Q 404 (D. Powell Jr)

Forensic Science: Biological Evidence (FOR106) 4 Credits

Scientific analysis and examination of biological evidence for forensic purposes. Covers blood, bloodstains, other biological fluids and stains, hair, DNA, toxicological evidence, controlled substances and alcohol. Includes the history of forensic science, functions of the crime lab, and criminalist career specialties. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19882 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
Q 404 - Anthro Only w/Pods
Hybrid 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 M 6:00PM - 7:15PM
  • D. Powell Jr
Open
7 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; Lecture is online and students will attend a regularly scheduled lab; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6750.
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
      Class 19882 costs include FOR Course Fee: $90
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 19882 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 19883 held Mon from 7:30PM to 8:45PM at Q 404 (D. Powell Jr)

Introduction to Geology I - Physical Lecture (GLG101) 3 Credits

Introduction to Earth's materials, surface and internal geologic processes, plate tectonics and geologic time. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SQ

SUN# GLG1101
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19368 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • H. Birkmann
Open
8 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Additional Class Notes: Enrollment in both a GLG101 Lecture class and a GLG103 Laboratory class is required for Natural Sciences designation.
      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: 602-787-6750.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19369 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • H. Birkmann
Open
20 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Additional Class Notes: Enrollment in both a GLG101 Lecture class and a GLG103 Laboratory class is required for Natural Sciences designation.
      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: 602-787-6750.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19371 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • H. Birkmann
Open
23 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Additional Class Notes: Enrollment in both a GLG101 Lecture class and a GLG103 Laboratory class is required for Natural Sciences designation.
      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: 602-787-6750.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19387 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • D. Robinson
Open
22 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Additional Class Notes: Enrollment in both a GLG101 Lecture class and a GLG103 Laboratory class is required for Natural Sciences designation.
      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: 602-787-6750.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36536 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • D. Robinson
Open
21 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Additional Class Notes: Enrollment in both a GLG101 Lecture class and a GLG103 Laboratory class is required for Natural Sciences designation.
      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: 602-787-6750.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.

Introduction to Geology I - Physical Lab (GLG103) 1 Credit

Includes practical experience in rock and mineral identification, topographic maps, and applied problems in geology. Prerequisites: None. Note: May accompany GLG101

General Education Designations: SQ

SUN# GLG1101
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19370 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • H. Birkmann
Open
13 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Additional Class Notes: Enrollment in both a GLG101 Lecture class and a GLG103 Laboratory class is required for Natural Sciences designation.
      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: 602-787-6750.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19374 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • H. Birkmann
Open
23 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Additional Class Notes: Enrollment in both a GLG101 Lecture class and a GLG103 Laboratory class is required for Natural Sciences designation
      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: 602-787-6750.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19375 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • H. Birkmann
Open
22 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Additional Class Notes: Enrollment in both a GLG101 Lecture class and a GLG103 Laboratory class is required for Natural Sciences designation
      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: 602-787-6750.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19414 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • D. Robinson
Open
22 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Additional Class Notes: Enrollment in both a GLG101 Lecture class and a GLG103 Laboratory class is required for Natural Sciences designation
      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: 602-787-6750.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36539 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • D. Robinson
Open
20 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Additional Class Notes: Enrollment in both a GLG101 Lecture class and a GLG103 Laboratory class is required for Natural Sciences designation.
      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: 602-787-6750.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.

Geological Disasters and the Environment (GLG110) 3 Credits

Acquaints students with the use and importance of geological studies as they apply to the interactions between people and the earth. Includes geological processes and hazards such as earthquakes, volcanoes, floods and landslides. Examines environmental impact and use of mineral and energy resources. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: G, SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19372 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • H. Birkmann
Open
13 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Additional Class Notes: Enrollment in both a GLG110 Lecture class and a GLG111 Laboratory class is required for Natural Sciences designation.
      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: 602-787-6750.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.

Geological Disasters and the Environment Lab (GLG111) 1 Credit

Introduction to geological processes and concepts. Application of basic geologic knowledge to evaluate, interpret and propose solutions for a variety of current and past geology-related environmental disasters and hazards. Prerequisites: None. Note: May accompany GLG110.

General Education Designations: G, SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19373 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • H. Birkmann
Open
15 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Additional Class Notes: Enrollment in both a GLG110 Lecture class and a GLG111 Laboratory class is required for Natural Sciences designation.
      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: 602-787-6750.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.

Introduction to Physical Geography (GPH113) 4 Credits

Earth's physical processes and impacts on human environments via the atmosphere, biosphere, lithosphere and hydrosphere. Topics and practical experiences include severe weather, climate change, biomes and ecosystems, landform processes; mountain building and erosion by rivers, glaciers, waves and wind, topographic maps. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19733 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
M 109 - Classroom
In Person 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 M 12:30PM - 3:00PM
  • K. Hill
Open
9 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 19733 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 19734 held Wed from 12:30PM to 3:00PM at M 109 (K. Hill)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19731 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • K. Hill
Open
21 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Online 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: 602-787-6750.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 19731 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 19732 held Online (K. Hill)

Landform Processes (GPH211) 4 Credits

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

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19455 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 10/18/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • J. Douglass
Open
22 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      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: 602-787-6750.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 19455 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 19456 held Online (J. Douglass)

Introduction to Physics (PHY101) 4 Credits

A survey of physics emphasizing applications of physics to modern life. Note: Students may receive credit for only one of the following: PHY101 or PHY101AA. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MAT090, or higher level mathematics course, or eligibility for MAT120 or higher as indicated by appropriate placement.

General Education Designations: SQ

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19386 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • C. Durandet
Open
19 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: The online format lecture, Class 19386, coincides with the online format lab, Class 19404
      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: 602-787-6750.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 19386 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 19404 held Online (C. Durandet)

General Physics I (PHY111) 4 Credits

Includes motion, energy, and properties of matter. Note: PHY111 is recommended for preprofessional and suggested for certain other majors. Students may receive credit for only one of the following: PHY111 or PHY111AA. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MAT182 or MAT187 or MAT220 or MAT221 or eligibility for MAT220 as indicated by appropriate placement or one year high school Trigonometry with a grade of C or better or permission of Department or Division.

General Education Designations: SQ

SUN# PHY1111
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19377 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
G 147 - AST/PHY lab
Hybrid 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 M 10:30AM - 12:30PM
  • C. Durandet
Open
4 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: PHY111-19377 cost includes PHY Course Fee: $30
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Honors credit is available with this course by participating in an Honors Project. The instructor will assign the additional project and design a contract by the end of the 2nd week of class. Freshmen are not eligible to complete projects - contact the Honors office at PVCC for more information: 602.787.7888
      Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; Lecture is online and students will attend a regularly scheduled lab; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6750.
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 19377 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 19403 held from (TBA) to (TBA) at LAB (C. Durandet)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19376 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
G 147 - AST/PHY lab
Hybrid 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu 10:30AM - 12:30PM
  • C. Durandet
Open
7 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: PHY111-19377 cost includes PHY Course Fee: $30
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; Lecture is online and students will attend a regularly scheduled lab; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6750.
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 19376 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 20126 held from (TBA) to (TBA) at LAB (C. Durandet)

General Physics II (PHY112) 4 Credits

Includes electricity, electromagnetism, and modern physics. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in PHY111.

General Education Designations: SQ

SUN# PHY1112
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19379 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
G 147 - AST/PHY lab
Hybrid 08/26/2021 - 12/17/2021 Th 1:00PM - 3:00PM
  • C. Durandet
Open
3 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Lecture 19379 costs include PHY Course Fee: $30
      Hybrid Format: Blends face-to-face (in person) instruction in a classroom with online learning; Lecture is online and students will attend a regularly scheduled lab; designed for highly motivated, self-disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6750.
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 19379 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 19409 held from (TBA) to (TBA) at LAB (C. Durandet)

University Physics I: Mechanics (PHY121) 4 Credits

Kinematics, Newton's laws, work, energy, momentum, conservation laws, dynamics of particles, solids, fluids, mechanical waves, and sound. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MAT220 or MAT221 or permission of Department or Division. One year of High School physics or PHY111 and PHY112 suggested but not required.

General Education Designations: SQ

SUN# PHY1121
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19378 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
Hybrid Virtual
Hybrid Virtual 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 M,W 6:00PM - 8:00PM
  • P. Pomphrey
Open
10 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Virtual courses require both online and live online components.

      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: 602-787-6750.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 19378 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 19408 held from (TBA) to (TBA) at HYVIRTUAL (P. Pomphrey)

University Physics II: Electricity and Magnetism (PHY131) 4 Credits

Electric charge and current, electric and magnetic fields in vacuum and in materials, and induction. AC circuits, displacement current, and electromagnetic waves. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MAT230 or MAT231 or permission of Department or Division and PHY121. Corequisites: MAT241 or permission of Department or Division.

General Education Designations: SQ

SUN# PHY1131
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19475 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
Hybrid Virtual
Hybrid Virtual 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 M,W 6:00PM - 8:00PM
  • A. Khare
Open
23 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid Virtual courses require both online and live online components.

      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: 602-787-6750.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 19475 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 19429 held from (TBA) to (TBA) at HYVIRTUAL (A. Khare)
    • Additional Class Notes: Honors credit is available with this course by participating in an Honors Project. The instructor will assign the additional project and design a contract by the end of the 2nd week of class. Freshmen are not eligible to complete projects - contact the Honors office at PVCC for more information: 602.787.7888