Table of Contents

Catalog

Pikes Peak Community College

All About PPCC

Getting Started

Tuition and Fees

Academic Standards

Student Conduct

Services for Students

Student Life

Services for the Community

Educational Programs

Degree & Program Requirements

Associate of Arts (AA)

Associate of Science Degree (AS)

Associate of General Studies Degree (AGS)

Associate of Applied Science Degree (AAS) and Certificates of Achievement

Other Programs and Courses of Study

Course Descriptions

Course Numbering System

Developmental Courses

Independent Study

Off Campus Courses

Selected Topics

State-Guaranteed Curriculum

Work Experience Courses

Accounting Courses

Advancing Academic Achievement Course

Agriculture Crops & Soils Course

American Sign Language Courses

Anthropology Courses

Arabic Courses

Architectural Engineer/Construction Management Courses

Art Courses

ART 110 Art Appreciation: AH1

ART 111 Art History Ancient to Medieval: AH1

ART 112 Art History Renaissance to 1900: AH1

ART 113 History of Photography

ART 114 Art Sampler

ART 115 Stained Glass I

ART 116 Stained Glass II

ART 117 Fiber Design I

ART 118 Weaving Techniques Southwest I

ART 119 Weaving Techniques Southwest II

ART 121 Drawing I

ART 122 Drawing for the Graphic Novel

ART 124 Watercolor I

ART 127 Landscape Drawing I

ART 128 Figure Drawing I

ART 129 Printmaking I

ART 131 Visual Concepts 2-D Design

ART 132 Visual Concepts 3-D Design

ART 133 Jewelry & Metalwork I

ART 137 Enameling on Metal I

ART 138 Film Photography I

ART 139 Digital Photography I

ART 142 Landscape Photography

ART 144 Portrait Photography

ART 149 Mixed Media I: Digital Art

ART 150 Digital Art Foundations I

ART 151 Painting I

ART 152 Landscape Painting

ART 153 Pastel Painting

ART 154 Figure Painting I

ART 155 Portraiture

ART 161 Ceramics I

ART 162 Handbuilt Clay I

ART 163 Handbuilt Clay II

ART 164 Handbuilt Clay III

ART 165 Sculpture I

ART 166 Raku

ART 167 Sculpting the Figure

ART 207 Art History–1900 to Present: AH1

ART 208 Culture Studies

ART 209 Studio Art

ART 210 Marketing for Visual Arts

ART 211 Business of Visual Art

ART 215 Stained Glass III

ART 216 Stained Glass IV

ART 217 Fiber Design II

ART 218 Weaving Techniques Southwest III

ART 219 Weaving Techniques Southwest IV

ART 221 Drawing II

ART 222 Drawing III

ART 223 Drawing IV

ART 224 Watercolor II

ART 225 Watercolor III

ART 226 Watercolor IV

ART 227 Landscape Drawing II

ART 228 Advanced Figure Drawing

ART 229 Printmaking II

ART 230 Color Theory

ART 232 Advanced Visual Concepts 3-D Design

ART 233 Jewelry & Metalwork II

ART 234 Jewelry & Metalwork III

ART 235 Jewelry & Metalwork IV

ART 237 Enameling on Metal II

ART 238 Film Photography II

ART 239 Digital Photography II

ART 242 Alternative Photo Processes

ART 249 Mixed Media II: Digital Art

ART 250 Digital Art Foundations II

ART 251 Painting II

ART 252 Painting III

ART 253 Painting IV

ART 254 Advanced Figure Painting

ART 256 Mixed Media Painting

ART 261 Ceramics II

ART 262 Ceramics III

ART 263 Ceramics IV

ART 264 Ceramic Sculpture

ART 265 Sculpture II

ART 280 Internship

ART 289 Capstone

Astronomy Courses

Auto Motorsports Technology Courses

Automotive Collision Technology Courses

Automotive Service Technology Courses

Biology Courses

Business Courses

Business & Technology Education Courses

Carpentry Courses

Chemistry Courses

Chinese Courses

College Composition & Reading Courses

Communication Courses

Computer & Networking Technology Courses

Computer Aided Drafting Courses

Computer Information Systems Courses

Computer Science Courses

Computer Web-Based Courses

Construction Technology Courses

Criminal Justice Courses

Culinary Arts Courses

Dance Courses

Deaf Prep Courses

Dental Assisting Courses

Diesel Power Mechanics Courses

Dietetic Technology Courses

Driving Courses

Early Childhood Education Courses

ECE 100 Pre-licensing Training for Family Child Care Providers

ECE 101 Introduction to Early Childhood Education

ECE 102 Introduction to Early Childhood Techniques

ECE 103 Guidance Strategies for Young Children

ECE 111 Infant & Toddler Theory & Practice

ECE 112 Introduction to Infant/Toddler Lab Techniques

ECE 113 Infant/Toddler Lab Techniques II

ECE 120 Introduction to Early Intervention for Infants & Toddlers

ECE 121 Promoting Infant & Toddler Development in Natural Environments

ECE 122 Interventions for Infants' & Toddlers' Health, Communication & Behavioral Needs

ECE 123 Critical Topics in Early Intervention: Autism, Assistive Technology & Transition

ECE 124 Professional Growth & Development: Theory & Practice (with Lab)

ECE 125 Science/Math & the Young Child

ECE 127 Music/Movement for the Young Child

ECE 191 School Age Theory & Practice

ECE 192 School Age Lab Techniques

ECE 205 Nutrition, Health & Safety

ECE 209 Observing & Utilizing Young Children's Assessment Instruments

ECE 220 Curriculum Development: Methods & Techniques

ECE 225 Language & Cognition for the Young Child

ECE 226 Creativity & the Young Child

ECE 237 Theories & Techniques of Social & Emotional Growth

ECE 238 ECE Child Growth & Development

ECE 240 Administration of Early Childhood Care & Education Programs

ECE 241 Administration: Human Relations for Early Childhood Education

ECE 256 Working with Parents, Families & Community Systems

ECE 260 The Exceptional Child

ECE 261 Exceptional Child Lab Techniques

ECE 279 Seminar

ECE 289 Capstone: Early Childhood Education

Economics Courses

Education Courses

Electronics Courses

Emergency Management & Planning Courses

Emergency Medical Services Courses

Engineering Courses

Engineering Graphics Technology Courses

English Courses

English as a Second Language Courses

Entrepreneurship Course

Environmental Science Course

Ethnic Studies Courses

Finance Courses

Fire Science Technology Courses

Fire Science Wildland Courses

Foreign Languages Courses

French Courses

Geographic Information Systems Courses

Geography Courses

Geology Courses

German Courses

Health and Wellness Courses

Health Professional Courses

Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology Courses

History Courses

Holistic Health Professional Course

Hospitality Courses

Humanities Courses

Interior Design Courses

Interpreter Prep Program Courses

Italian Courses

Japanese Courses

Journalism Courses

Law Enforcement Courses

Literature Courses

Machining Courses

Management Courses

Manufacturing Technology Courses

Marketing Courses

Math Courses

Mediation Courses

Medical Office Technology Courses

Meteorology Course

Multimedia Graphic Design Courses

Music Courses

Natural Resources Courses

Nursing Courses

Nursing Assistant Courses

Occupational Safety Technician Course

Outdoor Studies Courses

OUT 102 Backcountry Navigation

OUT 106 Map & Compass for the Outdoors Person

OUT 108 Wilderness Survival Skills

OUT 109 Winter Wilderness Survival Skills

OUT 110 Caving I

OUT 111 Caving II

OUT 112 Mountain Orientation

OUT 113 Desert Orientation

OUT 114 Canyon Orientation

OUT 115 Snow Orientation

OUT 116 River Orientation

OUT 119 Flyfishing I

OUT 120 Flyfishing II

OUT 126 Mountain Biking

OUT 128 Outdoor Sports Conditioning

OUT 129 Ice Climbing I

OUT 131 Rock Climbing I

OUT 132 Rock Climbing II

OUT 133 Technical Canyoneering

OUT 134 Wilderness Ethics

OUT 135 Risk Management for Outdoor Professionals

OUT 136 Leave No Trace Trainer Cert.

OUT 137 Kayaking

OUT 138 White Water Rafting

OUT 139 White Water Rafting Guide

OUT 140 Swift Water Rescue Tech I

OUT 144 Backcountry Cooking

OUT 156 Survival Plants in the Summer I

OUT 157 Survival Plants in the Fall I

OUT 158 Survival Plants in the Spring I

OUT 159 Survival Plants: Rockies

OUT 160 Survival Plants: Southwest

OUT 161 Survival Plants: Summer II

OUT 162 Survival Plants: Fall II

OUT 163 Survival Plants: Spring II

OUT 167 Basic Search & Rescue

OUT 168 Avalanche Awareness Level I

OUT 169 Avalanche Awareness Level II

OUT 187 Cooperative Education Internship

OUT 201 Scuba Diving

OUT 202 Open Water Diver

OUT 203 Advanced Open Water Diver

OUT 204 Rescue Diver

OUT 205 Divemaster

OUT 206 Assistant Scuba Instructor

OUT 207 Open Water Scuba Instructor

OUT 211 Mountaineering Leadership

OUT 216 Challenge Course Facilitation

OUT 218 River Orientation II

OUT 289 Capstone

Paralegal Courses

Pharmacy Technician Courses

Philosophy Courses

Photography Courses

Physical Education Courses

Physics Courses

Political Science Courses

Psychology Courses

Public Security Management Courses

Radio & Television Courses

Radiologic Technology Courses

Recreation Courses

Russian Courses

Science Courses

Social Work Courses

Sociology Courses

Spanish Courses

Theatre Courses

Translation & Tourism Courses

Water Quality Management Courses

Welding Courses

Women's Studies Course

Zoo Keeping Courses

College Administrative Staff

Faculty & Staff

Campus Directory

Index