Honors Classes

ASB252 Sports and Culture 3.0 Credits
Cross-cultural examination of symbolic and social dimensions of sports, past and present. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Global Awareness [G], Social & Behavioral Sciences [SB]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36657
Dobson Campus
SC 19
In Person
Lecture
01/21/2015 - 05/15/2015
Spring
MWF 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Scott Russell

Open

5 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

AST112 Introduction to Stars, Galaxies, and Cosmology 3.0 Credits
Introduction to astronomy for the non-science major. Structure and evolution of stars; star clusters; galaxies; cosmology.
Prerequisites: MAT092 or higher.
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36875
Dobson Campus
PS 103
In Person
Lecture
01/21/2015 - 05/15/2015
Spring
MW 1:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Karen Knierman

Open

10 of 24
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: Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
32841
Internet
Lecture
03/23/2015 - 05/15/2015
Spring Late-Start

Megan Todd

Open

9 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Class 32841 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
34347
Dobson Campus
SC 21
Hybrid
Lecture
01/21/2015 - 05/15/2015
Spring
MW 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM

Debra Henney

Open

11 of 22
Seats Available

Notes: Class 34347 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
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
32032
Dobson Campus
SC 16N
In Person
Lecture
01/21/2015 - 05/15/2015
Spring
MW 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Megan Garvy

Open

14 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Class 32032: Honors Credit. To enroll, request permission number from Honors Program at 480-461-7079.

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
32305
Dobson Campus
LA 2N
In Person
Lecture
01/20/2015 - 05/15/2015
Spring
TR 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Evelyn Rutland

Open

8 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Class 32305 Honors Program only. Please contact the Honors Office at 480-461-7079 for more information or to register.
Due to the possibility of last-minute schedule changes, students are encouraged to attend the first class meeting before purchasing the textbook.

ENH254 Literature and Film 3.0 Credits
Presents works of literature and their film versions and analyzes distinguishing techniques of each medium.
Prerequisites: ENG101, or ENG107, or equivalent.
General Education Designations: Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU], Literacy & Critical Inquiry [L]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
32343
Dobson Campus
LA 3N
In Person
Lecture
01/20/2015 - 05/15/2015
Spring
TR 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Robert Lively

Open

9 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Class 32343 Honors Program only. Please contact the Honors Office at 480-461-7079 for more information or to register.

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
32770
Dobson Campus
HW 849
In Person
Lecture
01/21/2015 - 05/15/2015
Spring
MWF 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Jared Blitz

Open

8 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Class 32770: Honors only.

HIS100 History of Western Civilization to Middle Ages 3.0 Credits
Survey of the origin and development of Western civilization and its institutions from prehistory through the Ancient World and the Middle Ages. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Historical Awareness [H], Social & Behavioral Sciences [SB]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34357
Dobson Campus
SC 27
In Person
Lecture
01/20/2015 - 05/15/2015
Spring
TR 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Elizabeth Hertzler

Open

18 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

HIS105 Arizona History 3.0 Credits
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34405
Dobson Campus
SC 12N
In Person
Lecture
01/21/2015 - 05/15/2015
Spring
MWF 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Paul Hietter

Open

5 of 10
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

HON201 Leadership Development: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives 3.0 Credits
Interdisciplinary study of leadership focusing on development of leadership skills.
Prerequisites: Admission to the college honors program or permission of Instructor.
General Education Designations: Social & Behavioral Sciences [SB]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37233
Dobson Campus
SC 20
In Person
Lecture
01/21/2015 - 05/15/2015
Spring
W 5:45 PM - 8:25 PM

Douglas Conway

Open

18 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

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
33631
Dobson Campus
MU 1
Hybrid
Lecture
01/21/2015 - 05/15/2015
Spring
MW 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM

Frederick Forney

Open

3 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only
Class 33631 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
34123
Dobson Campus
BP 8
In Person
Lecture
01/21/2015 - 05/15/2015
Spring
MWF 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Ann Ewing

Open

13 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
34241
Dobson Campus
AD 4S
Independent Study
Lab
02/02/2015 - 05/15/2015
Spring Late-Start

Ann Ewing

Open

16 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only
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.

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
34177
Dobson Campus
BP 9
In Person
Lecture
01/20/2015 - 05/15/2015
Spring
TR 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Mary Horton

Open

11 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

PSY266 Abnormal Psychology 3.0 Credits
Distinguishes between normal behavior and psychological disorders. Subjects may include stress disorders, problems with anxiety and depression, unusual and abnormal sexual behavior, schizophrenia and addictive behaviors. Causes and treatments of psychological problems and disorders are discussed.
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
37684
Red Mountain Campus
RDM V V125
In Person
Lecture
01/21/2015 - 05/15/2015
Spring
MWF 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Thomas Ollerman

Open

3 of 5
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
32595
Dobson Campus
HW 850
In Person
Lecture
01/20/2015 - 05/15/2015
Spring
TR 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Duane Oakes

Open

9 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

SOC140 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
35190
Red Mountain Campus
RDM S S280
In Person
Lecture
01/21/2015 - 05/15/2015
Spring
MWF 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM

Linda Hull

Open

6 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
31973
Dobson Campus
SC 24
In Person
Lecture
01/21/2015 - 05/15/2015
Spring
MW 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Paul Harasha

Open

10 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: 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
37326
Red Mountain Campus
RDM V V121
In Person
Lecture
01/20/2015 - 05/15/2015
Spring
TR 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Staff

Open

8 of 10
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

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