ARH100 Introduction to Art 3.0 Credits
Understanding and enjoyment of art through study of painting, sculpture, architecture design, photography, and decorative arts. Emphasis on contemporary topics and cultural diversity in the arts. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21312
Dobson Campus
AC 1
In Person
Lecture
08/22/2016 - 12/16/2016
Fall
MoWeFr 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM

Lindsey Pedersen

Open

1 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: ARH100 is recommended for students who are not majoring in Art or Art History.
Honors Program Only

ASB102 Culture in a Globalizing World 3.0 Credits
Principles of cultural and social anthropology, with illustrative materials from a variety of cultures. The nature of culture; social, political, and economic systems; religion, aesthetics and language. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Global Awareness [G], Social & Behavioral Sciences [SB]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21794
Dobson Campus
SC 19
In Person
Lecture
08/23/2016 - 12/16/2016
Fall
TuTh 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Shereen Lerner

Open

5 of 10
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

ASB223 Buried Cities and Lost Tribes: New World 3.0 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 lifeways, 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]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21838
Dobson Campus
SC 19
In Person
Lecture
08/22/2016 - 12/16/2016
Fall
MoWeFr 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM

Kirk Costion

Open

6 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

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

BIO107 Introduction to Biotechnology 4.0 Credits
Introduction to biotechnology and its global impact on society. Covers applications, laboratory techniques, limitations and the international economic benefits, risks, and legal and moral issues associated with biotechnology. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24502
Red Mountain Campus
RDM S S156
In Person
Lecture
08/23/2016 - 12/16/2016
Fall
Tu 9:30 AM - 12:20 PM

Graham Boorse

Open

7 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

24503
Red Mountain Campus
RDM S S156
In Person
Lab
08/25/2016 - 12/16/2016
Fall
Th 9:30 AM - 12:20 PM

Graham Boorse

Open

7 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

CFS176 Child Development 3.0 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]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21917
Dobson Campus
TC 404
In Person
Lecture
08/22/2016 - 12/16/2016
Fall
MoWe 1:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Christine Osgood

Open

7 of 20
Seats Available

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

Additional Notes: There is a $10 course fee for CFS176.

CIS105 Survey of Computer Information Systems 3.0 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]
SUN#: CIS1120
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24220
Red Mountain Campus
RDM W W133
Hybrid
Lecture/Lab
08/24/2016 - 10/12/2016
Fall
We 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Brenda Nielsen

Open

5 of 12
Seats Available

Notes: Class 24220 Hybrid classes combine reduced, regularly scheduled classroom meetings with required learning activities conducted via the Internet. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started. Students may contact instructor at: brenda.nielsen@mesacc.edu
Honors Program Only

Additional Notes: 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 of basic features of Windows and ability to type 30 WPM recommended. CIS105 uses Office 2013 and either Windows 7 or Windows 8 software. Macintosh users should consult with their instructor for information on how to take CIS105 on a Mac. All students will be required to purchase the McGraw Hill bundle from an approved source, which includes the MCC Bookstore.

COM225 Public Speaking 3.0 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: ENG101, or ENG107, or equivalent.
General Education Designations: Literacy & Critical Inquiry [L]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24109
Dobson Campus
AC 2N
In Person
Lecture
08/22/2016 - 12/16/2016
Fall
MoWe 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Layne Owens

Open

3 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

COM230 Small Group Communication 3.0 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]
SUN#: COM2271
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40329
Red Mountain Campus
RDM V V117
In Person
Lecture
08/23/2016 - 12/16/2016
Fall
TuTh 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM

Puvana Ganesan

Open

6 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

ECN211 Macroeconomic Principles 3.0 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]
SUN#: ECN2201
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23745
Dobson Campus
SC 21
Hybrid
Lecture
08/22/2016 - 12/16/2016
Fall
MoWe 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM

Debra Henney

Open

5 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Class 23745 Hybrid classes combine reduced, regularly scheduled classroom meetings with required learning activities conducted via the Internet. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started. Students may contact instructor at debra.henney@mesacc.edu
Honors Program Only

ENG101 First-Year Composition 3.0 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.
General Education Designations: First-Year Composition [FYC]
SUN#: ENG1101
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22056
Dobson Campus
LA 3N
In Person
Lecture
08/22/2016 - 12/16/2016
Fall
MoWeFr 8:00 AM - 8:50 AM

Mary Aldridge

Open

2 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Class 22056: 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.

ENH110 Introduction to Literature 3.0 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]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41005
Dobson Campus
LA 2W
In Person
Lecture
08/23/2016 - 12/16/2016
Fall
TuTh 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Jeremy Venema

Open

1 of 10
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

24512
Red Mountain Campus
RDM S S280
In Person
Lecture
08/22/2016 - 12/16/2016
Fall
MoWe 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Elizabeth Simpson

Open

5 of 15
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

GBS151 Introduction to Business 3.0 Credits
Characteristics and activities of current local, national, and international business. An overview of economics, marketing, management and finance. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21474
Dobson Campus
BP 3S
In Person
Lecture
08/23/2016 - 12/16/2016
Fall
TuTh 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Richard Toler Jr

Open

12 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

HES100 Healthful Living 3.0 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]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24082
Dobson Campus
HW 851
In Person
Lecture
08/22/2016 - 12/16/2016
Fall
MoWe 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Sharon McLaughlin

Open

8 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

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

HIS212 Historical Foundations of Religion 3.0 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]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23824
Dobson Campus
SC 27
In Person
Lecture
08/23/2016 - 12/16/2016
Fall
TuTh 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Elizabeth Hertzler

Open

8 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

HIS251 History of England to 1700 3.0 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]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24486
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
08/22/2016 - 12/16/2016
Fall

Steven Lurenz

Open

6 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only
Class 24486 Online classes are conducted exclusively via the Internet but may require proctored exams. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information. Students may contact instructor at: steve.lurenz@mesacc.edu

MHL155 Survey of American Music 3.0 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: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Historical Awareness [H], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23044
Dobson Campus
MU 1
In Person
Lecture
08/22/2016 - 12/16/2016
Fall
MoWeFr 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM

Bryon Ruth

Open

6 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

REC120 Leisure and the Quality of Life 3.0 Credits
Overview of the historical, psychological, social, and cultural aspects of play, leisure, and recreation and their role in contemporary society. Nature of play and leisure behavior in human development within different cultures and the contribution play, recreation, and leisure make to the quality of life for individuals in today's society. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Social & Behavioral Sciences [SB]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22406
Dobson Campus
HW 850
In Person
Lecture
08/23/2016 - 12/16/2016
Fall
TuTh 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Duane Oakes

Open

13 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

SOC140 Race and Ethnic Relations 3.0 Credits
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21861
Dobson Campus
SC 24
In Person
Lecture
08/22/2016 - 12/16/2016
Fall
MoWe 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Paul Harasha

Open

7 of 20
Seats Available

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

SSH111 Sustainable Cities 3.0 Credits
Introduction to the field of sustainability and exploration of the practices leading to the development of sustainable cities. Explores the concept of sustainable development of cities within local, regional, and global contexts. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Global Awareness [G], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU], Social & Behavioral Sciences [SB]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40418
Red Mountain Campus
RDM P P114
In Person
Lecture
09/07/2016 - 12/16/2016
Fall Late-Start
MoWe 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM

Niccole Cerveny

Open

2 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

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