Matched 22 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
25672 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • W. Sherry
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    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 26111 costs include AST Lab Course Fee: $16
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25672 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 26111 held Online, Lab fees $16 (W. Sherry)

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
36834 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
LiveOnline
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 9:00AM - 10:15AM
  • J. Neujoy
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for Honors Students only - contact the Honors Office at PVCC for more information 602.787.7888.
      Class Notes: Class costs include AST Fee: $30.
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      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. The students' attendance and participation are required online at the times and dates scheduled as if it were a regular in-person class.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 36834 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 39776 held Mon/Wed from 10:30AM to 11:45AM, Lab fees $30 (J. Neujoy) (CLOSED/FULL)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25047 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • W. Sherry
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    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 25097 costs include AST Course Fee: $30
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25047 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 39782 held Online, Lab fees $30 (W. Sherry)

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
25962 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Stover
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    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 25962 costs include BIO Course Fee: $40
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25962 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 25963 held Online (A. Stover)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25082 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Corbet
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    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 25082 costs include BIO Course Fee: $40
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25082 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 25048 held Online (J. Corbet)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24981 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Corbet
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    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 24981 costs include BIO Course Fee: $40
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 24981 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 24982 held Online (J. Corbet)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25031 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Putzke
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    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 25031 costs include BIO Course Fee: $40
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25031 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 25051 held Online (A. Putzke)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
42338 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Corbet
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 42338 costs include BIO Course Fee: $40is being offered
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course is being offered as fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 42338 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 42339 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
25895 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 Th N/A
  • J. Corbet
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020
      Class 25895 costs include BIO Course Fee: $40
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25895 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 25896 held Online (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
25345 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • D. Browning
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    • Class Notes: Class 25345 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      Additional 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 or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25345 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 25346 held Online (D. Browning)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25032 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • D. Browning
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    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 25032 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      Additional 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 or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25032 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 39448 held Online (D. Browning)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25052 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Hammoud
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    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 25052 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      Additional 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 25052 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 25053 held Online (M. Hammoud)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24984 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Wright
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    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 24984 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      Additional 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 or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 24984 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 25049 held Online (M. Wright)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
42342 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Hammoud
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    • Class Notes: Class 42342 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course is being offered as fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 42342 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 42340 held Online (M. Hammoud)

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
42343 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • I. Kremer
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    • Class Notes: Class 42343 costs include BIO Course Fee: $40
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course is being offered as fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 42343 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 42344 held Online (I. Kremer)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24986 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • I. Kremer
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 Notes: Class 24986 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 24986 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 24987 held Online (I. Kremer) (CLOSED/FULL)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25056 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • I. Kremer
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 Notes: Class 25056 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25056 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 25057 held Online (I. Kremer) (CLOSED/FULL)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25059 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • E. Mekhail
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    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class Notes: Class 25059 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25059 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 25102 held Online (E. Mekhail)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25677 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • D. Browning
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).
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020
      Class 25677 costs include BIO Course Fee: $40
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25677 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 39453 held Online (D. Browning) (CLOSED/FULL)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25112 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Erakat
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 Notes: Class 25112 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25112 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 25113 held Online (R. Erakat) (CLOSED/FULL)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25125 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • T. Dahl
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 Notes: Class 25125 costs include BIO Course Fee, Data Processing Class Fee: $40
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25125 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 25126 held Online (T. Dahl) (CLOSED/FULL)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26191 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Erakat
Class Started
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 26191 costs include BIO Course Fee: $40
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 26191 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 36814 held Online (R. Erakat)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39622 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • I. Kremer
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 39622 costs include BIO Course Fee: $40
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 39622 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 39624 held Online (I. Kremer) (CLOSED/FULL)

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
25037 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Puerner
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class 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 #25037 must also enroll in lab:
      #25038 held online (S.Puerner)
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
    • Additional Class Notes: CHM130 is a General Studies Credit: Natural Science -Quantitative (SQ) when taken with CHM130LL.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39670 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Woodford
Class Started
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Students enrolled in Class #39670 must also enroll in lab:
      #25129 held online (Staff)
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
    • Additional Class Notes: CHM130 is a General Studies Credit: Natural Science -Quantitative (SQ) when taken with CHM130LL.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41505 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Woodford
Class Started
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
    • Additional Class Notes: CHM130 is a General Studies Credit: Natural Science -Quantitative (SQ) when taken with CHM130LL.

Fundamental Chemistry with Lab (CHM130AA) 4 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: Student may receive credit for only one of the following: CHM130 and CHM130LL, or CHM130AA. 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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25536 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Olander
Class Started
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  • 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.

      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25536 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 25537 held Online (J. Olander)
    • Additional Class Notes: CHM130 is a General Studies Credit: Natural Science -Quantitative (SQ) when taken with CHM130LL.
      CHM130AA is a combined lecture/lab course. CHM130AA is equivalent to taking CHM130 and CHM130LL
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39664 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/16/2020 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.

      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 39664 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 39665 held Online (J. Olander) (CLOSED/FULL)
    • Additional Class Notes: CHM130 is a General Studies Credit: Natural Science -Quantitative (SQ) when taken with CHM130LL.
      CHM130AA is a combined lecture/lab course. CHM130AA is equivalent to taking CHM130 and CHM130LL
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39667 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • M. Woodford
Class Started
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Lab Notes: LATE START 8-WEEK COURSE
      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.

      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 39667 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 39668 held Online (M. Woodford)
    • Additional Class Notes: CHM130 is a General Studies Credit: Natural Science -Quantitative (SQ) when taken with CHM130LL.
      CHM130AA is a combined lecture/lab course. CHM130AA is equivalent to taking CHM130 and CHM130LL
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39685 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • W. Mancini
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
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 39685 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 39686 held Online (W. Mancini) (CLOSED/FULL)
    • Additional Class Notes: CHM130 is a General Studies Credit: Natural Science -Quantitative (SQ) when taken with CHM130LL.
      CHM130AA is a combined lecture/lab course. CHM130AA is equivalent to taking CHM130 and CHM130LL
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

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
25038 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Puerner
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.
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
    • Additional Class Notes: CHM130LL (lab) requires co-enrollment in CHM130 (lec). Safety goggles are required.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25129 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • L. Stearns
Class Started
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
    • Additional Class Notes: CHM130LL (lab) requires co-enrollment in CHM130 (lec). Safety goggles are required.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

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
39629 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Massey
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class.39629 costs include CHM Course Fee: $35.
      CHM1151AA is a combined lecture/lab course. CHM151AA is equivalent to taking CHM151 and CHM151LL.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 39629 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 39631 held Online (S. Massey) (CLOSED/FULL)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39632 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • L. Stearns
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class.39632 costs include CHM Course Fee: $35.
      CHM1151AA is a combined lecture/lab course. CHM151AA is equivalent to taking CHM151 and CHM151LL
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 39632 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 39634 held Online (L. Stearns) (CLOSED/FULL)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39638 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Puerner
Class Started
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class.39638 costs include CHM Course Fee: $35.
      CHM1151AA is a combined lecture/lab course. CHM151AA is equivalent to taking CHM151 and CHM151LL
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 39638 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 39639 held Online (S. Puerner)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39640 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Massey
Class Started
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class.39640 costs include CHM Course Fee: $35.
      CHM1151AA is a combined lecture/lab course. CHM151AA is equivalent to taking CHM151 and CHM151LL.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 39640 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 39641 held Online (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
39645 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • L. Stearns
Class Started
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: CHM152AA is a combined lecture/lab course. CHM152AA is equivalent to taking CHM152 and CHM152LL
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 39645 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 39647 held Online (L. Stearns)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39648 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Hinton
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: CHM152AA is a combined lecture/lab course. CHM152AA is equivalent to taking CHM152 and CHM152LL
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 39648 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 39649 held Online (C. Hinton) (CLOSED/FULL)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41793 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • L. Stearns
Class Started
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: CHM152AA is a combined lecture/lab course. CHM152AA is equivalent to taking CHM152 and CHM152LL
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course is now being offered as fully Online for Fall 2020
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 41793 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 41794 held Online (L. Stearns)

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
26297 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/26/2020 - 12/18/2020 W 9:00AM - 10:15AM
  • D. Powell Jr
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.
      Class 26297 costs include FOR Course Fee: $79
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 26297 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 26301 held Wed from 10:30AM to 11:45AM (D. Powell Jr)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26304 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
LiveOnline
Live Online 08/26/2020 - 12/18/2020 W 6:00PM - 7:15PM
  • D. Powell Jr
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.
      Class 26304 costs include FOR Course Fee: $79
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 26304 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 26305 held Wed from 7:30PM to 8:45PM (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
26298 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
LiveOnline
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 M 6:00PM - 7:15PM
  • D. Powell Jr
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 26298 costs include FOR Course Fee: $90
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 26298 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 26299 held Mon from 7:30PM to 8:45PM (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
25018 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • H. Birkmann
Closed
No Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25019 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • H. Birkmann
Closed
No Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25021 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • H. Birkmann
Closed
No Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25044 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • D. Robinson
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Additional Class Notes: Enrollment in both a GLG101 Lecture class and a GLG103 Laboratory class is required for Natural Sciences designation.
      .Requires reliable internet access. 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.

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
25020 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • H. Birkmann
Closed
No 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.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
25024 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • H. Birkmann
Closed
No 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. 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
25025 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • D. Robinson
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • 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: 602-787-6754.
      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
25089 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • H. Birkmann
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Requires reliable internet access. 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: Enrollment in both a GLG101 Lecture class and a GLG103 Laboratory class is required for Natural Sciences designation

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
25842 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/31/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Hill
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).
      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.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25842 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 25843 held Online (K. Hill)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25846 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Hill
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).
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25846 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 25847 held Online (K. Hill)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25848 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 09/21/2020 - 12/13/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Hill
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).
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25848 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 25849 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
25159 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Douglass
Class Started
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  • 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.
      Class Note: To access and complete the required labs, you will need to create your own online account with the online Gradeify service, and pay an $50 access fee directly to Gradeify. Check syllabus or contact instructor for information on how to create and pay for a Gradeify account.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Flex Start Class
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25159 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 25160 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
25043 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Durandet
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      The online format lecture, Class 25043, coincides with the online format lab, Class 25071
      Class 25043 costs include PHY Course Fee: $30
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25043 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 25071 held Online (C. Durandet)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40885 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Khare
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: The online format lecture, Class 40885, coincides with the online format lab, Class 40886
      Online Format: Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 40885 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 40886 held Online (A. Khare)

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
25027 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Durandet
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Additional Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class Notes: PHY111-25027 cost includes PHY Course Fee: $30
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25027 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 40590 held Online (C. Durandet)
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25028 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Durandet
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: PHY111-25028 cost includes PHY Course Fee: $30
      Additional Class Notes: 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
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25028 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 25070 held Online (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
25030 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Durandet
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Lecture 25030 costs include PHY Course Fee: $30
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25030 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 25078 held Online (C. Durandet) (CLOSED/FULL)
    • Additional Class Notes: Hybrid: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.

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
25029 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • P. Pomphrey
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 25029 costs include PHY Course Fee: $30
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25029 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 25077 held Online (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
25186 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • A. Khare
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Notes: Class 25186 costs include PHY Course Fee: $30
      Additional 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 or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 25186 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 25120 held Online (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