Honors Classes

ARH101 Prehistoric Through Gothic Art 3 Credits

History of art from prehistoric through medieval period.

Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Historical Awareness [H], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
33209
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

Lindsey Pedersen

Closed

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 33209 Students may contact instructor at: lindsey.pedersen@mesacc.edu

Honors Program Only

All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Additional Notes: ARH101 is recommended for majors in the AAFA-ART.

ART131 Photography I 3 Credits

Basic photographic principles and techniques. Basic camera functions and controls. Experience in the image-making process by creating and editing photographs for various display environments. Introduction to the photographic aesthetic and photography's role in society.

Prerequisites: None. Note: Camera required.

General Education Designations: Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35378
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture/Lab
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

David Adams

Closed

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Honors Program Only

Students may contact instructor at david.adams@mesacc.edu

Additional Notes: Fully-adjustable, high-resolution, digital camera is required. (digital SLR recommended). Art100, Introduction to Computer Graphic Art, is highly recommended as a precursor to this course. This class is taught using Macintosh computers. A DSLR camera is required. ART131 is required for the Certificate of Completion in Digital Arts: Digital Photography and the AAS Digital Arts: Digital Photography Track. Information: 480-461-7526 or see the Art Department website at: www.mesacc.edu/departments/art.

ASB211 Women in Other Cultures 3 Credits

Cross-cultural analysis of the economic, social, political, and religious factors that affect women's status in traditional and modern societies.

Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Global Awareness [G], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU], Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38582
LIVE ONLINE
Live Online
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

MoWe
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Shereen Lerner

Closed

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 38582 Students may contact instructor at: shereen.lerner@mesacc.edu

Honors Program Only

ASB223 Buried Cities and Lost Tribes: New World 3 Credits

Introduction to archaeology through discoveries and the researchers who made them. Emphasis on methods of archaeological fieldwork and what these discoveries reveal about humanity, including the nature of archaeological inquiry, the development of human social groups, the changing role of religion in evolving societies, the origins of agriculture, the origins of settled life ways, the rise of cities and complex societies, political strife across different cultures and the forces which fragment societies. Examples drawn from North America, Central America, and South America.

Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Global Awareness [G], Historical Awareness [H], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU], Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36200
LIVE ONLINE
Live Online
Lecture
08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

TuTh
1:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Kirk Costion

Closed

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 36200 Students may contact instructor at: kirk.costion@mesacc.edu

Honors Program Only

ASM104 Bones, Stones, and Human Evolution 4 Credits

Study of human evolution and variation; including fossil hominids and their tools, primate anatomy and behavior, human genetics, and the environment and human biology.

Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB], Natural Sciences General [SG]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
33536
LIVE ONLINE
Live Online
Lecture/Lab
08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

Tu
1:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Robert Miller

Closed

Notes: Honors Program Only

Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 33536 Students may contact instructor at: robert.jennings.miller@mesacc.edu

All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

AST112 Introduction to Stars, Galaxies, and Cosmology 4 Credits

Introduction to astronomy for the non-science major. Structure and evolution of stars; supernovae, black holes, and quasars; nebulae; star clusters; galaxies; cosmology, including the birth and death of the universe. Note: Note that AST111 is not a prerequisite for this course.

Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MAT092 or higher, or satisfactory district placement.

General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34735
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

Kevin Healy

Closed

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 34735 Students will need access to their own computer, webcam, and microphone for this class.

Class 34735 Students may contact instructor at: kevin.healy@mesacc.edu

Honors Program Only

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 34735 must also register for .
CFS176 Child Development 3 Credits

Study of the science of human development from conception through adolescence. Includes observation skills, parent and adult roles in the lives of children, and contemporary issues.

Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
33615
LIVE ONLINE
Live Online
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

Mo
1:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Ann Marino

Closed

Notes: Honors Program Only

Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Students may contact instructor at ann.marino@mesacc.edu

All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

CIS105 Survey of Computer Information Systems 3 Credits

Overview of computer technology, concepts, terminology, and the role of computers in business and society. Discussion of social and ethical issues related to computers. Use of word processing, spreadsheet, database, and presentation software. Includes uses of application software and the Internet for efficient and effective problem solving. Exploration of relevant emerging technologies.

Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Computer/Statistics/Quantitative Application [CS]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
33306
LIVE ONLINE
Live Online
Lecture/Lab
08/26/2020 - 10/14/2020

Fall

We
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Brenda Nielsen

Closed

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Students may contact instructor at brenda.nielsen@mesacc.edu.

Honors Program Only

Additional Notes: CIS105 is a lecture course with computers demonstrations and open lab assignments. CIS105 uses Windows-based computers to cover word processing, presentation, spreadsheet and database management software. Includes overview of computer technology, concepts, terminology and the role of computers in business and society. Discussion of social and ethical issues related to computers and exploration of relevant emerging technologies. Knowledge or basic features of Windows and ability to type 30 WPM recommended. CIS105 uses Microsoft Office 2016 or 2019 and either Windows 7, 8, or 10 software.

COM100 Introduction to Human Communication 3 Credits

Introduces the theory and practice of human communication. Surveys communication topics related to interpersonal, small group, and public communication.

Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34928
LIVE ONLINE
Live Online
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

MoWe
1:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Bruce Peterson

Closed

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Honors Program Only

Class 34928 Students are required to have access to a webcam and microphone unless otherwise specified. Students may contact instructor at: bruce.peterson@mesacc.edu for more information.

All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

38783
LIVE ONLINE
Live Online
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

MoWe
2:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Tricia Beckham

Class Started

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 38783 Students are required to have access to a webcam and microphone unless otherwise specified. Students may contact the instructor at: tricia.beckham@cgc.edu for more information.

Honors Program Only

COM225 Public Speaking 3 Credits

Designed to enhance the student's ability to present public speeches confidently and competently. Also designed to improve information literacy and critical thinking skills.

Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ENG101, or ENG107, or equivalent.

General Education Designations: Literacy & Critical Inquiry [L]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35073
LIVE ONLINE
Live Online
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

MoWe
1:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Layne Goodman

Class Started

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 35073 Students may contact instructor at: layne.goodman@mesacc.com

Honors Program Only

Class 35073 Students are required to have access to a web cam and mic unless otherwise specified.

COM230 Small Group Communication 3 Credits

Principles and processes of small groups and development of skills for participation and leadership in small group settings. Practice in problem solving, decision making, and information sharing.

Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35383
LIVE ONLINE
Live Online
Lecture
08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

TuTh
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Puvana Ganesan

Closed

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 35383 Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device with internet access and webcam with microphone. Students may contact instructor at: puvana.ganesan@mesacc.edu

Honors Program Only

COM263 Elements of Intercultural Communication 3 Credits

Diverse cultural contexts are explored through basic concepts, principles, and theories of intercultural communication. Discovering effective interaction and appropriate communication in a global community is emphasized.

Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Global Awareness [G], Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35843
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 10/16/2020

Fall

Christine Beckman

Closed

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Honors Program Only

This class is a Zero-Textbook-Cost Course, also known as a "Z Class." You will have access to class materials online without having to purchase a textbook.

Class 35843 Students may contact instructor at: christine.beckman@mesacc.edu

DAH100 Introduction to Dance 3 Credits

Overview of the field of dance focusing on origins, historical development, and cultural characteristics of the various styles of dance.

Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35979
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

Devon Polynone

Closed

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 35979 Students may contact instructor at: devon.polynone@mesacc.edu

Honors Program Only

ECN211 Macroeconomic Principles 3 Credits

A descriptive analysis of the structure and functioning of the American economy. Emphasis on basic economic institutions and factors that determine national income and employment levels. Consideration given to the macroeconomic topics of national income, unemployment, inflation and monetary and fiscal policies.

Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34872
LIVE ONLINE
Live Online
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

MoWe
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Debra Henney

Closed

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 34872 Students may contact instructor at: debra.henney@mesacc.edu

Honors Program Only

ENG101 First-Year Composition 3 Credits

Emphasis on rhetoric and composition with a focus on expository writing and understanding writing as a process. Establishing effective college-level writing strategies through four or more writing projects comprising at least 3,000 words in total.

Prerequisites: Appropriate writing placement test score, or a grade of C or better in ENG091 or ESL097 or WAC101, or a grade of B or better in ALT100, or (a grade of C in ALT100 AND Corequisites: ENG101LL or ENG107LL OR WAC101 OR ENG100A+).

General Education Designations: First-Year Composition [FYC]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
33692
LIVE ONLINE
Live Online
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

MoWe
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Mary Aldridge

Closed

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 33692 Students may contact instructor at: mary.aldridge@mesacc.edu

Class 33692: Honors Program only. Please contact the Honors Office at 480-461-7079 for more information to register.

Additional Notes: Due to the possibility of last-minute schedule changes, students are encouraged to attend the first class meeting before purchasing the textbook.

33722
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

Elizabeth Simpson

Closed

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 33722 Students may contact instructor at: elizabeth.simpson@mesacc.edu

Honors Program Only

Additional Notes: Due to the possibility of last-minute schedule changes, students are encouraged to attend the first class meeting before purchasing the textbook.

ENH110 Introduction to Literature 3 Credits

Introduction to international literature through various forms of literary expression; e.g., poetry, drama, essay, biography, autobiography, short story, and novel. Provides a global overview of literature with special emphasis on diverse cultural contributions of women, African Americans, Asian Americans, Hispanic Americans, and Native Americans.

Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38480
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

Elizabeth Simpson

Class Started

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 38480 Students may contact instructor at: elizabeth.simpson@mesacc.edu

Honors Program Only

ENH295 Banned Books and Censorship 3 Credits

History, motivations, and effects of censorship in a democratic society. Censorship and book banning as a method of silencing diverse voices. Critical analysis of banned or challenged literature for children and adults.

Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
33821
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

Todd Fredson

Closed

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 33821 Students may contact instructor at: todd.fredson@mesacc.edu

Honors Program Only

GLG101IN Introduction to Geology I - Physical 4 Credits

Introduction to Earth's materials, surface and internal geologic processes, plate tectonics and geologic time. Includes practical experience in rock and mineral identification, topographic maps, and applied problems in geology.

Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41938
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

Robert Leighty

Closed

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Students may contact insructor at robert.leighty@mesacc.edu

Honors Program Only

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 41938 must also register for .
GLG110IN Geological Disasters and the Environment 4 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: Global Awareness [G], Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36120
LIVE ONLINE
Live Online
Lecture
08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

TuTh
1:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Kelli Wakefield

Class Started

Notes: Honors Program Only

Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Students may contact instructor at kelli.wakefield@mesacc.edu

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 36120 must also register for .
HES100 Healthful Living 3 Credits

Health and wellness and their application to an optimal life style. Explores current topics of interest such as stress management, nutrition, fitness, and environmental health. Evaluates common risk factors associated with modern lifestyles.

Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35062
LIVE ONLINE
Live Online
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

MoWe
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Sharon McLaughlin

Closed

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Students may contact instructor at sharon.mclaughlin@mesacc.edu

Honors Program Only

Due to COVID19 impact; this class was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020

Additional Notes: HES100 is required for the Personal Training Certificate.

HIS103 United States History to 1865 3 Credits

The political, economic, and social development of the United States from the Pre-Columbian period through the end of the Civil War (1865).

Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Historical Awareness [H], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU], Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34892
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

Courtney Smith

Closed

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 34892 Students may contact instructor at: courtney.e.smith@mesacc.edu

Honors Program Only

HIS212 History of Religion 3 Credits

Survey of the historical contexts in which the major religions have emerged and evolved. Focuses on social and political events throughout history and their impact on religious beliefs and practices.

Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Historical Awareness [H], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34925
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

Morgan Tanner

Closed

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 34925 Students may contact instructor at: morgan.tanner@mesacc.edu

Honors Program Only

HIS251 History of England to 1700 3 Credits

History of England to 1660. Analysis of the major political, cultural, social, and intellectual, and social factors in English historical development from its earliest times till 1660.

Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Historical Awareness [H], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35240
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

Steven Lurenz

Closed

Notes: Honors Program Only

This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 35240 Students may contact instructor at: steve.lurenz@mesacc.edu

HUM205 Introduction to Cinema 3 Credits

Survey of the history and development of the art of motion pictures, including criticism of aesthetic and technical elements.

Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35215
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

Mary Aldridge

Closed

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Honors Program Only

Class 35215 Students may contact instructor at: mary.aldridge@mesacc.edu

MHL145 American Jazz and Popular Music 3 Credits

The study of cultural and social contributions to the evolution of American jazz and popular music from the mid-1800's to present.

Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34335
LIVE ONLINE
Live Online
Lecture
08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

TuTh
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Hugh Lovelady

Closed

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 34335 Students may contact instructor at: hugh.lovelady@mesacc.edu

Honors Program Only

PHI212 Contemporary Moral Issues 3 Credits

Philosophical consideration of such moral issues as civil disobedience, preferential treatment, abortion, privacy, sexual morality, and poverty and hunger.

Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35844
LIVE ONLINE
Live Online
Lecture
08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

TuTh
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

David Yount

Closed

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 35844 Students may contact instructor at: david.yount@mesacc.edu

Honors Program Only

All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

PSY101 Introduction to Psychology 3 Credits

To acquaint the student with basic principles, methods and fields of psychology such as learning, memory, emotion, perception, physiological, developmental, intelligence, social and abnormal.

Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34748
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

Mary Horton

Closed

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 34748 Students may contact instructor at: suzy.horton@mesacc.edu

Honors Program Only. 34748 Honors students are required to register for PSY 102 34775.

PSY102 Introduction to Psychology Lab 1 Credits

Optional laboratory designed to accompany PSY101. Application of psychological principles in areas such as learning, memory, emotion, motivation, cognition, language, development, personality, and intelligence.

Prerequisites or Corequisites: PSY101 or permission of instructor.

Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34775
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lab
09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall Flex Start

Mary Horton

Closed

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 34775 Students may contact instructor at: suzy.horton@mesacc.edu

Recommended for PSY101 students. Attend orientation during first two weeks of class.

Honors Program Only

PSY132 Psychology and Culture 3 Credits

Presents current knowledge about human diversity in behavior and culture using examples from a variety of contexts within western and global societies. Highlights topics in cross-cultural psychology, such as intergroup relations, diverse cognitive styles, ethnocentrism, gender, personality, emotion, language, communication, work and health. The role of enculturation throughout the lifespan will be explored to increase awareness of how behavioral and cognitive principles affect interactions in a multicultural world.

Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Global Awareness [G], Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34779
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

Mia Palmer

Closed

Notes: Honors Program Only

This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Students may contact instructor at mia.palmer@mesacc.edu

Due to COVID19 impact; this class was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020

34835
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

Mia Palmer

Closed

Notes: Honors Program Only

This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 34835 Students may contact instructor at: mia.palmer@mesacc.edu

REL100 World Religions 3 Credits

The development of various religions from the prehistoric to modern times. Political, economic, social and geographic relationships among world religions. Consideration of both Eastern and Western religions.

Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Global Awareness [G], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34601
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

Thomas Shoemaker

Closed

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 34601 Students may contact instructor at: thomas.shoemaker@mesacc.edu

Honors Program Only

This class is a Zero-Textbook-Cost Course, also known as a "Z Class." You will have access to class materials online without having to purchase a textbook.

34594
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

Keith Crudup

Closed

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 34594 Students may contact instructor at: keith.crudup@mesacc.edu

Honors Program Only

SOC101 Introduction to Sociology 3 Credits

The systematic study of social behavior and human groups, particularly the influence of culture, socialization, social structure, stratification, social institutions, differentiation by region, race, ethnicity, sex/gender, age, class, and socio/cultural change upon people's attitudes and behaviors.

Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
33559
LIVE ONLINE
Live Online
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

MoWe
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Rod Golden

Closed

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Honors Program Only

Class 33559 Students may contact instructor at: rod.golden@mesacc.edu

SOC241 Race and Ethnic Relations 3 Credits

Examines how the social construction of race shapes social interaction and social institutions. Explores the consequences of power, privilege and oppression among major ethnic and racial groups in the United States.

Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35262
LIVE ONLINE
Live Online
Lecture
09/09/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall Flex Start

We
12:00 PM - 1:25 PM

Paul Harasha

Closed

Notes: Honors Program Only

Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Students may contact instructor at paul.harasha@mesacc.edu

SUS110 Sustainable World 3 Credits

Introduction to the field of sustainability and exploration of the interaction between human and natural global systems. Framework for analyzing and investigating the global challenges such as land use change, competition for water and other natural resources, and renewable energy concerns and crises.

Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38858
LIVE ONLINE
Live Online
Lecture
08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall

TuTh
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM

Daniel Velez

Closed

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 38858 Students may contact instructor at: daniel.velez@mesacc.edu

Honors Program Only

WST161 American Women Since 1920 3 Credits

Continuation of the history of women in America from 1920 to the present, based on a feminist perspective. Includes discussion of the roles and status of immigrant and ethnic minority women.

Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Historical Awareness [H], Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB]
Class Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35880
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020

Fall Flex Start

Meredith Clark

Closed

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Honors Program Only

Class 35880 Students may contact instructor at: meredith.clark@mesacc.edu

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