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
27019
Dobson Campus
SC 19
In Person
Lecture
08/21/2017 - 12/15/2017
Fall
MoWeFr 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM

Steven Schmich

Open

20 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).

ASB253 Death and Dying Across Cultures 3.0 Credits
Responses to death and dying in cultures around the world. Explanations for particular cultural responses to death and dying. Examples drawn from ancient and contemporary cultures. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Global Awareness [G], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36921
Dobson Campus
SC 19
In Person
Lecture
08/21/2017 - 12/15/2017
Fall
MoWe 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Shereen Lerner

Open

20 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only
Class 36921 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: shereen.lerner@mesacc.edu

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
27082
Dobson Campus
TC 404
In Person
Lecture
08/21/2017 - 12/15/2017
Fall
MoWe 1:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Christine Osgood

Open

20 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
29097
Red Mountain Campus
RDM W W133
Hybrid
Lecture/Lab
08/23/2017 - 10/11/2017
Fall
We 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Brenda Nielsen

Open

10 of 10
Seats Available

Notes: Class 29097 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: 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 of basic features of Windows and ability to type 30 WPM recommended. CIS105 uses Office 2016 and Windows 7, 8, or 10 software. Macintosh users should consult with their instructor for information on how to take CIS105 on a Mac.

COM100 Introduction to Human Communication 3.0 Credits
Theory and practice of communication skills in public, small group, and interpersonal settings. Includes study of the speech communication process. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Social & Behavioral Sciences [SB]
SUN#: COM1100
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28831
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
08/21/2017 - 12/15/2017
Fall

Christine Beckman

Open

20 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Class 28831 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: christine.beckman@mesacc.edu.
Honors Program Only

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
29014
Dobson Campus
AC 2N
In Person
Lecture
08/21/2017 - 12/15/2017
Fall
MoWe 1:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Layne Owens

Open

20 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
29519
Red Mountain Campus
RDM S S281
In Person
Lecture
08/22/2017 - 12/15/2017
Fall
TuTh 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM

Puvana Ganesan

Open

20 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
28710
Dobson Campus
SC 21
Hybrid
Lecture
08/21/2017 - 12/15/2017
Fall
MoWe 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM

Debra Henney

Open

20 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Class 28710 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
27194
Dobson Campus
LA 3N
In Person
Lecture
08/21/2017 - 12/15/2017
Fall
MoWeFr 8:00 AM - 8:50 AM

Mary Aldridge

Open

20 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Class 27194: 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.

ENH295 Banned Books and Censorship 3.0 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]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37039
Dobson Campus
RDM S S280
In Person
Lecture
08/21/2017 - 12/15/2017
Fall
MoWe 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Elizabeth Simpson

Open

20 of 20
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
26711
Dobson Campus
BP 3S
In Person
Lecture
08/22/2017 - 12/15/2017
Fall
TuTh 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Richard Toler Jr

Open

20 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

GCU102 Introduction to Human Geography 3.0 Credits
Systematic study of human use of the earth. Spatial organization of economic, social, political, and perceptual environments. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Global Awareness [G], Social & Behavioral Sciences [SB]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29659
Dobson Campus
SC 26
In Person
Lecture
09/05/2017 - 12/15/2017
Fall Late-Start
TuTh 10:30 AM - 11:55 AM

Steven Bass

Open

20 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
28994
Dobson Campus
HW 850
In Person
Lecture
08/21/2017 - 12/15/2017
Fall
MoWe 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Sharon McLaughlin

Open

20 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
28779
Dobson Campus
SC 27
In Person
Lecture
08/22/2017 - 12/15/2017
Fall
TuTh 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Elizabeth Hertzler

Open

20 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
29280
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
08/21/2017 - 12/15/2017
Fall

Steven Lurenz

Open

20 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only
Class 29280 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

MAT141 College Mathematics 4.0 Credits
Working knowledge of college-level mathematics and its applications to real-life problems. Emphasis on understanding mathematical concepts and their applications. Topics include set theory, probability, statistics, finance, and geometry.
Prerequisites: (A grade of "C" or better in MAT090, or MAT091, or MAT092, or MAT093), or successful completion of Maricopa Modules, or satisfactory score on District placement exam, or a grade of "C" or better in MAT120, or MAT121, or MAT122.
General Education Designations: Mathematics [MA]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
29667
Red Mountain Campus
RDM R R103
In Person
Lecture
08/21/2017 - 12/15/2017
Fall
MoWe 9:50 AM - 11:30 AM

Jacquelyn Jesse

Open

4 of 4
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

Additional Notes: MAT141 is appropriate for the student whose major does not require college algebra or precalculus.
This class may require a graphing calculator and/or online software package, such as MyMathLab, that may result in an additional cost to the student. Some instructors allow the use of the online textbook that accompanies the online software package in lieu of a physical textbook. Contact your instructor for details. All students must meet the MCC Mathematics Department prerequisite requirements for each class. See www.mesacc.edu/departments/mathematics-computer-science/mathematics/resources/ for department policies.

MHL145 American Jazz and Popular Music 3.0 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]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28061
Dobson Campus
MU 1
In Person
Lecture
08/22/2017 - 12/15/2017
Fall
TuTh 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Hugh Lovelady

Open

20 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

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
28070
Dobson Campus
MU 1
In Person
Lecture
08/21/2017 - 12/15/2017
Fall
MoWeFr 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM

Bryon Ruth

Open

20 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

PSY101 Introduction to Psychology 3.0 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]
SUN#: PSY1101
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28564
Dobson Campus
BP 8
In Person
Lecture
08/21/2017 - 12/15/2017
Fall
MoWeFr 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Ann Ewing

Open

20 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only. 28564 Honors students are required to register for PSY 102 26477.

PSY102 Introduction to Psychology Lab 1.0 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.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28591
Dobson Campus
AD 2
Independent Study
Lab
09/05/2017 - 12/15/2017
Fall Late-Start

Ann Ewing

Open

20 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Recommended for PSY101 students. Attend orientation during first two weeks of class. Orientation schedule will be posted in PIRC lab (AD2) the first two weeks of class. 28591: Honors Program only. Please contact the Honors Office at 480-461-7079 for more information to register.

PSY132 Psychology and Culture 3.0 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]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28654
Dobson Campus
AD 4S
In Person
Lecture
08/22/2017 - 12/15/2017
Fall
TuTh 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Christina Anguiano

Open

20 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

SOC241 Race and Ethnic Relations 3.0 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]
SUN#: SOC2215
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
27037
Dobson Campus
SC 24
In Person
Lecture
08/21/2017 - 12/15/2017
Fall
MoWe 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Paul Harasha

Open

20 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

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