AFR202 Ethnic Relations in the United States 3.0 Credits
Basic concepts and processes, including historic overview, of interethnic relations in the United States: culture, race, ethnicity, ethnocentrism, prejudice, discrimination, racism, assimilation, acculturation, and individual and group responses to interethnic contact. Cultural knowledge and intercultural communication skills and perspectives as fundamental tools for successful management of social relations in a multicultural world. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Historical Awareness [H], Social & Behavioral Sciences [SB]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36625
Dobson Campus
TBA
Hybrid
Lecture
01/18/2017 - 05/12/2017
Spring
MoWe 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM

Shereen Lerner

Open

20 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

ASB202 Ethnic Relations in the United States 3.0 Credits
Basic concepts and processes, including historic overview, of interethnic relations in the United States: culture, race, ethnicity, ethnocentrism, prejudice, discrimination, racism, assimilation, acculturation, and individual and group responses to interethnic contact. Cultural knowledge and intercultural communication skills and perspectives as fundamental tools for successful management of social relations in a multicultural world. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Historical Awareness [H], Social & Behavioral Sciences [SB]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36623
Dobson Campus
TBA
Hybrid
Lecture
01/18/2017 - 05/12/2017
Spring
MoWe 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM

Shereen Lerner

Open

20 of 20
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
36626
Red Mountain Campus
RDM R R101
In Person
Lecture
01/14/2017 - 05/12/2017
Spring
TuTh 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM

Kirk Costion

Open

20 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

AST111 Introduction to Solar System Astronomy 3.0 Credits
Introduction to astronomy for the non-science major. History of astronomy, properties of light, instruments, the solar system and nearby stars.
Prerequisites: MAT092 or higher, or satisfactory score on district placement exam.
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36649
Dobson Campus
TBA
In Person
Lecture
01/17/2017 - 05/12/2017
Spring

Staff

Open

20 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: 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
27797
Dobson Campus
ST28 102
In Person
Lecture
03/20/2017 - 05/12/2017
Spring Late-Start
MoWe 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Jennifer Robinson

Open

18 of 18
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

28508
Red Mountain Campus
RDM V V121
In Person
Lecture
03/21/2017 - 05/12/2017
Spring Late-Start
TuTh 11:30 AM - 12:45 PM

Bruce Peterson

Open

20 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

DAH250 Dance in Popular Culture 3.0 Credits
Interdisciplinary approach investigating diverse cultural dance practices that have shaped American popular culture from the late 19th century to the present. Highlights issues of power, class, race, ethnicity, gender, age and sexuality. Emphasis is on revealing diverse cultural influences in U.S. popular culture.Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26517
Dobson Campus
Internet
Lecture
03/20/2017 - 05/12/2017
Spring Late-Start

Megan Todd

Open

20 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Class 26517 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: megan.todd@mesacc.edu
Honors Program Only

ECN212 Microeconomic Principles 3.0 Credits
Microeconomic analysis including the theory of consumer choice, price determination, resource allocation and income distribution. Includes non-competitive market structures such as monopoly and oligopoly; and the effects of government regulation. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Social & Behavioral Sciences [SB]
SUN#: ECN2202
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
27637
Dobson Campus
SC 21
Hybrid
Lecture
01/18/2017 - 05/12/2017
Spring
MoWe 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM

Debra Henney

Open

20 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Class 27637 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

EDU292 The Art of Storytelling 3.0 Credits
Explore the art and origin of storytelling. Provide a variety of storytelling techniques, styles and exercises to enhance the delivery of telling stories. Assist in the integration and application of storytelling to the learning environment in the classroom. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25976
Dobson Campus
SC 16N
In Person
Lecture
01/17/2017 - 05/12/2017
Spring
TuTh 1:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Elizabeth Alsen

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

ENG102 First-Year Composition 3.0 Credits
Emphasis on rhetoric and composition with a focus on persuasive, research-based writing and understanding writing as a process. Developing advanced college-level writing strategies through three or more writing projects comprising at least 4,000 words in total.
Prerequisites: Grade of C or better in ENG101.
General Education Designations: First-Year Composition [FYC]
SUN#: ENG1102
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28502
Red Mountain Campus
RDM S S280
In Person
Lecture
01/17/2017 - 05/12/2017
Spring
TuTh 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM

Elizabeth Simpson

Open

10 of 10
Seats Available

Notes: 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.

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
28003
Red Mountain Campus
RDM V V116
Hybrid
Lecture
01/30/2017 - 05/12/2017
Spring Late-Start
MoWe 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Randy Bulriss

Open

10 of 10
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only
Class 28003 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.

GPH111 Introduction to Physical Geography 4.0 Credits
Spatial and functional relationships among climates, landforms, soils, water, and plants. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25923
Red Mountain Campus
RDM P P114
In Person
Lecture
01/18/2017 - 05/12/2017
Spring
MoWe 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM

Niccole Cerveny

Open

20 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

HES210 Cultural Aspects of Health and Illness 3.0 Credits
Examines how culture influences health and illness, health care practices, barriers to health care, interactions with health care professionals, and health disparities in the U.S. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Global Awareness [G]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
26468
Dobson Campus
TBA
In Person
Lecture
01/17/2017 - 05/12/2017
Spring
TuTh 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Sharon McLaughlin

Open

20 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

HIS105 Arizona History 3.0 Credits
The prehistoric and contemporary Native American experience, Spanish colonial times, the Mexican National period, the U.S. federal territorial years, and Arizona's political and economic development during the twentieth century. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Historical Awareness [H], Social & Behavioral Sciences [SB]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
27681
Dobson Campus
SC 12N
In Person
Lecture
01/18/2017 - 05/12/2017
Spring
MoWeFr 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Paul Hietter

Open

10 of 10
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

HUM292 The Art of Storytelling 3.0 Credits
Explore the art and origin of storytelling. Provide a variety of storytelling techniques, styles and exercises to enhance the delivery of telling stories. Assist in the integration and application of storytelling to the learning environment in the classroom. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36507
Dobson Campus
SC 16N
In Person
Lecture
01/17/2017 - 05/12/2017
Spring
TuTh 1:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Elizabeth Alsen

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

MAT150 College Algebra/Functions 5.0 Credits
Analysis and interpretation of the behavior and nature of functions including polynomial, rational, exponential, logarithmic, power, absolute value, and piecewise-defined functions; systems of equations, modeling and solving real world problems. Additional topics may include matrices, combinatorics, sequences and series, and conics.
Prerequisites: A grade of "C" or better in MAT120, or MAT121, or MAT122, or satisfactory score on District placement exam.
General Education Designations: Mathematics [MA]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
28493
Red Mountain Campus
RDM TBA
In Person
Lecture
01/17/2017 - 05/12/2017
Spring
MoTuWeTh 8:10 AM - 9:15 AM

Melissa Holm

Open

5 of 5
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

Additional Notes: 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 within two years of first day of class. See http://www.mesacc.edu/departments/mathematics-computer-science/mathematics/resources/ for department policies.

MHL153 Rock Music and Culture 3.0 Credits
History of Rock music and how cultural, social, political, and economic conditions have shaped its evolution. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Historical Awareness [H], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
27111
Dobson Campus
MU 1
Hybrid
Lecture
01/18/2017 - 05/12/2017
Spring
MoWe 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM

Frederick Forney

Open

20 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only
Class 27111 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: fredrick.forney@mesacc.edu.

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
27472
Dobson Campus
BP 8
In Person
Lecture
01/18/2017 - 05/12/2017
Spring
MoWeFr 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Ann Ewing

Open

20 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

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
27566
Dobson Campus
AD 4S
Independent Study
Lab
01/30/2017 - 05/12/2017
Spring Late-Start

Ann Ewing

Open

20 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

Additional Notes: Recommended for PSY101 students. Attend orientation first two weeks of class. Orientation schedule will be posted beside room AD 2 prior to beginning of classes.

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
27559
Red Mountain Campus
RDM V V125
In Person
Lecture
01/17/2017 - 05/12/2017
Spring
TuTh 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM

Gayla Preisser

Open

20 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

PSY240 Developmental Psychology 3.0 Credits
Human development from conception through adulthood. Includes: physical, cognitive, emotional and social capacities that develop at various ages. Recommended for students majoring in nursing, education, pre-med, and psychology.
Prerequisites: PSY101 with a grade of "C" or better, or permission of Instructor.
General Education Designations: Social & Behavioral Sciences [SB]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
27516
Dobson Campus
BP 9
In Person
Lecture
01/17/2017 - 05/12/2017
Spring
TuTh 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Mary Horton

Open

20 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

SOC140 Race and Ethnic Relations 3.0 Credits
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
27946
Red Mountain Campus
RDM R R101
In Person
Lecture
01/18/2017 - 05/12/2017
Spring
MoWe 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM

Linda Hull

Open

20 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

SOC180 Social Implications of Technology 3.0 Credits
Effects of development and implementation of technology on society. Historical and multi-cultural comparisons of this process, current concerns addressed, and prospects for the future analyzed. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Social & Behavioral Sciences [SB]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25939
Dobson Campus
SC 24
In Person
Lecture
01/18/2017 - 05/12/2017
Spring
MoWe 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Paul Harasha

Open

20 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

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