Table of Contents

2011 Catalog

Pikes Peak Community College

All About PPCC

Getting Started

Tuition and Fees

Academic Standards

Student Conduct

Services for Students

Campus 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 Courses

Adventure Guide Courses

Agriculture Crops & Soils Course

Agriculture Economics Courses

American Sign Language Courses

Animal Science Courses

Anthropology Courses

Arabic Courses

Architectural Engineer/Construction Management Courses

Art Courses

ART 107 Art Education Methods

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 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 145 Digital Darkroom

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 245 Digital Photo Studio

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 261 Ceramics II

ART 262 Ceramics III

ART 263 Ceramics IV

ART 264 Ceramic Sculpture

ART 265 Sculpture II

ART 280 Internship

Astronomy Courses

Auto Motorsports Technology Courses

Automotive Collision Technology Courses

Automotive Service Technology Courses

Aviation Technology Course

Biology Courses

Business Courses

Business & Technology Education Courses

Chemistry Courses

Chinese Courses

Communication Courses

Computer & Networking Technology Courses

Computer Aided Drafting Courses

Computer Information Systems Courses

Computer Science Courses

Computer Web-Based Courses

Counseling Courses

Criminal Justice Courses

Culinary Arts Courses

Dance Courses

Deaf Prep Courses

Dental Assisting Courses

Diesel Power Mechanics Courses

Driving Courses

Early Childhood Education Courses

Economics Courses

Education Courses

Electronics Courses

Emergency Management & Planning Courses

Emergency Medical Service Courses

Energy Technology Courses

Engineering Courses

Engineering Graphics Technology Courses

Engineering Technology Courses

English Courses

English as a Second Language Courses

Environmental Science Courses

Equine Management Courses

Equine Training Course

Ethnic Studies Course

Farrier Science Courses

Finance Courses

Fire Science Technology Courses

Fire Science Wildland Courses

FSW 100 S-190 Introduction to Wildland Fire Behavior

FSW 101 S-130 Firefighting Training

FSW 102 S-131 Firefighter Type I

FSW 103 D-110 Dispatch Recorder with Introduction to Ross

FSW 104 I-100 Introduction to ICS

FSW 105 L-180 Human Factors on the Fire Line

FSW 140 S-200 Initial Attack Incident Commander

FSW 141 S-203 Introduction to Incident Information

FSW 142 S-211 Portable Pumps & Water Use

FSW 143 S-212 Wildfire Chain Saws

FSW 144 S-215 Fire Operations in the Wildland/Urban Interface

FSW 145 S-230 Crew Boss

FSW 146 S-231 Engine Boss (Single Resource)

FSW 147 S-234 Ignition Operations

FSW 148 S-248 Status/Check-in Recorder

FSW 149 S-260 Interagency Incident Business Management

FSW 150 S-261 Applied Interagency Incident Business

FSW 151 S-270 Basic Air Operations

FSW 152 S-271 Helicopter Crew Member

FSW 153 S0-290 Intermediate Wildland Fire Behavior

FSW 154 FI-210 Wildland Fire Origin & Cause Determination

FSW 155 I-200, IS-200, Q-436 Basic ICS: ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents

FSW 156 L-280 Followership/Leadership

FSW 200 S-300 Extended Attack Incident Commander

FSW 201 S-330 Task Force/Strike Team Leader

FSW 202 S-336 Tactical Decision Making in Wildland Fire

FSW 203 S-339 Division/Group Supervisor

FSW 204 S-359 Medical Unit Leader

FSW 205 S-390 Introduction to Fire Behavior Calculations

FSW 206 I-300 Intermediate ICS for Supervisors & Expanding Incidents

FSW 240 S-440 Planning Section Chief

FSW 241 I-400 Advanced ICS for Command & General Staff & Complex Incidents

FSW 242 M-480 Multi-Agency Coordinating MAC Group

Foreign Languages Courses

French Courses

Geographic Information Systems Courses

Geography Courses

Geology Courses

German Courses

Health and Wellness Courses

Health Information Management Courses

Health Professional Courses

Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology Courses

History Courses

Holistic Health Professional Courses

Horse Training Management Courses

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 Course

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

Paralegal Courses

Pharmacy Technician Courses

Philosophy Courses

Photography Courses

Physical Education Courses

Physical Education & Recreation Courses

Physics Courses

Political Science Courses

Psychology Courses

Public Security Management Courses

Radio & Television Courses

Radiologic Technology Courses

Reading Courses

Real Estate Courses

Research Survival Skills Course

Russian Courses

Science Courses

Social Work Courses

Sociology Courses

Space Science Course

Spanish Courses

Speech – see Communication Courses

Technical Course

Theatre Courses

Water Quality Management Courses

Welding Courses

Zoo Keeping Courses

College Administrative Staff

Faculty & Staff

Campus Directory