Matched 11 Courses / 11 Classes

Academic Literacy Through Integrated Reading and Writing (ALT100) 4 Credits

Develops academic language skills and critical reading skills for organizing, analyzing, and retaining material through complementary reading and writing assignments. Prepares students for college level reading and writing intensive courses as well as career-related reading and writing tasks. Prerequisites: An appropriate District placement.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41994 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 10/20/2020 - 12/10/2020 Tu,Th 2:00PM - 4:40PM
  • D. Ruiz
Open
8 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Live Online:
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.

      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class

Introduction to Adobe Illustrator (CIS120DB) 3 Credits

Provides students with the knowledge and skills to use Adobe Illustrator graphics software on a computer. Basic foundation course in the use of electronic techniques to create, manipulate, and edit images, text, abstract art, graphics design, color graphics and business charts; determine file formats appropriate for web and print; utilize tools to optimize graphics and create a PDF file.
Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25388 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 10/19/2020 - 12/13/2020 M 4:00PM - 5:00PM
  • J. Storslee
Open
5 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Late start.
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
    • Additional Class Notes: Offered Fall Semester only.

Linux System Administration (CIS238DL) 3 Credits

Managing Linux Operating Systems including sophisticated manipulation of file structures, backup systems, printing processes, troubleshooting, user account management, hard disk maintenance and configuration, process monitoring and prioritizing, kernel customization, and system resource control. Preparation for industry certifications such as the CompTIA Linux+, the Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA), the Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) and the Linux Professional Institute (LPIC-1). Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS126DL or CIS126RH or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25973 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 10/20/2020 - 12/13/2020 Tu,Th 6:30PM - 8:45PM
  • R. Martinusen
Open
15 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This course is offered only once a year, and only in the Fall semester.
      Flex Start Class
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.

Career Exploration (CPD102AB) 2 Credits

Designed to assist students make informed career decisions. Focuses on current occupational trends and outlook. Explores career-related interests, values, needs, preferences, skills, and strengths with the use of various assessments. Aids in the development of individualized educational/career goals and action plan. Prerequisites: None. Note: CPD102AB may be repeated for a total of six (6) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26169 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 10/06/2020 - 11/19/2020 Tu,Th 12:00PM - 1:55PM
  • M. Auten
Open
10 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Designed to assist students make informed career decisions. Focuses on current occupational trends and outlook. Explores career-related interests, values, needs, preferences, skills, and strengths with the use of various assessments. Aids in the development of individualized educational/career goals and action plan. Prerequisites: None. Note: CPD102AB may be repeated for a total of six (6) credit hours.
      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.
      There is a $10 course fee for this section

Women In Transition (CPD103BA) 2 Credits

Designed to assist and support women who are experiencing life transitions. Emphasis on assessing self-potential, increasing self-confidence, managing life change, and exploring education/career/life options in terms of the realities of roles for women today. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26142 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
LiveOnline
Live Online 09/29/2020 - 12/08/2020 Tu 6:00PM - 8:00PM
  • N. Sana
Open
11 of 16 Seats Available
  • 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.

College Critical Reading and Critical Thinking (CRE101) 3 Credits

Develop and apply critical thinking skills through critically reading varied and challenging materials. Includes analysis, evaluation, interpretation, and synthesis through at least two substantial writing and/or speaking tasks. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in (ENG101 or ENG107) and (RDG095, or RDG100, or RDG100LL, or RDG111, or RDG112, or RDG113, or an appropriate district placement, or permission of Instructor).

General Education Designations: L

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36807 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 10/20/2020 - 12/10/2020 Tu,Th 2:00PM - 4:40PM
  • M. Daniel
Open
9 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      Live Online:
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.

      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.

Teaching and Learning in the Community College (EDU250) 3 Credits

The history, functions, organization and current issues in the community/junior college with emphasis on the Arizona community colleges. Includes focus on the design and practice of effective community college teaching and learning with special emphasis on the Maricopa County Community College District. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40002 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 10/18/2020 - 11/19/2020 M,Th,Su 9:00AM - 5:00PM
  • R. Dotterer
Open
9 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 40002 meets at Online format w/Live Session on Sunday Oct 18, 2020 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Class 40002 also meets at Online format w/Live Session on Monday Oct 19, 2020 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Class 40002 also meets at Online format w/Live Session on Sunday Nov 15, 2020 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Class 40002 also meets at Online format w/Live Session on Monday Nov 16, 2020 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Class 40002 also meets at Online format w/Live Session on Thursday Nov 19, 2020 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Students required to attend one (1) of either dates offered in Block 1 AND Block 2. All students required to attend on Thursday, November 19, 2020, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
      Block One:
      Sunday, October 18, 2020, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
      Monday, October 19, 2020, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
      Block Two:
      Sunday, November 15, 2020, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
      Monday, November 16, 2020, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
      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. .

Special Projects (ENH298AA) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26035 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 10/09/2020 - 10/23/2020 F 12:00PM - 3:00PM
  • M. Noschka
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Honors Program Only
      Reserved for Honors Students only - contact the Honors Office at PVCC for more information 602.787.7888.
      This Special Topics in Shakespeare course is designed to give students an opportunity to explore the relationship between literary texts, and criticism. This semester's play is "Hamlet".

      Class Meets:
      Friday, October 9, 16, 23, 2020 - 12:00-3:00 p.m.
      Live Online:
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.

      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      Flex Start Class

The Leader in You (LDR100) 3 Credits

Introductory exploration and application of leadership theories, concepts and practices for college students that want to make a difference in a changing world. Provides the concept of the relational leadership model and how it differs from traditional leadership theories. Focus on self-development of leadership potential through completion of personal and leadership assessments, values exploration and leadership skill applications. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40561 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 10/16/2020 - 12/11/2020 F 11:00AM - 2:00PM
  • J. Rubin
Open
22 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Live Online Format: 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.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to LiveOnline for Fall 2020.

Survey of American Music (MHL155) 3 Credits

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

General Education Designations: C, H, HU

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25261 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 10/20/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu,Th 2:00PM - 3:15PM
  • J. Lougheed
Open
10 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      Course fees cover online access to course materials including the textbook, quizzes, and exams.
      Live Online:
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.

      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      Class 25261 costs include MHL Course Fee: $41

Theatre Production I (THP201AA) 1 Credit

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

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24601 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
LiveOnline
Live Online 10/19/2020 - 11/22/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
16 of 16 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for cast and crew members
      Flex Start Class
      Live Online:
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.

      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.