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SHORT-TERM CLASSES START MARCH 28

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The Hancock Promise Plus allows all students who enroll in 12 units or more and takes at least one in-person class to receive FREE tuition for the 2021-22 and 2022-2023 academic years. This includes new, continuing and returning students. 

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Locations Legend:

SM  – Class taught in person at the Santa Maria campus.

LVC – Class taught in person at the Lompoc Valley Center.

O – Class taught online with no scheduled meeting times.

L – Class taught virtually via a video conferencing platform like Zoom during scheduled meeting times.

OFF – Concurrent Enrollment and off-site classes. College-credit bearing courses taught to high school students by college-approved high school teachers at the high school campus. Visit www.hancockcollege.edu/concurrentenrollment/index.php for spring 2021 classes offered by high school.

Note: Some classes may be taught Hybrid (a combination of in person and OnlineLIVE formats). See the online Class Search for classes indicated as hybrid.

 

AVAILABLE CLASSES

COURSE TITLE LOCATION
ACCOUNTING
ACCT 318* Bookkeeping 2 L
ACCT 327* Payroll Accounting L
ANTHROPOLOGY
ANTH 101 Intro to Biological Anthro. O
ANTH 102 Intro to Cultural Anthro. O
ANTH 103 Intro to Archeology O
ANTH 110 Biological Anthropology Lab O
ART
ART 101 Art Appreciation O
BIOLOGY
BIOL 120 Humans & the Environment O
BUSINESS
BUS 141 Global Economics O
COMPUTER BUSINESS INFORMATION SYSTEMS
CBIS 141 Microsoft - Excel Comprehensive L

COMPUTER BUSINESS OFFICE TECHNOLOGY

CBOT 100 Keyboarding O
CBOT 132 Advanced Word Processing O
CBOT 302 Records Management O
CBOT 305 Legal Office Procedures O
CBOT 333 Business Desktop Publishing O
CBOT 334 Admin Office Procedures O
COSMETOLOGY See Class Search for program requirements
COMPUTER SCIENCE
CS 102 Intro to Computing with HTML O
DANCE
DANC 101 Dance Appreciation O
DENTAL ASSISTING See Class Search for program requirements
ECONOMICS
ECON 101 Principles of Macro-Economics O
ECON 141 Global Economics O
EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES
EMS 306 CPR for Healthcare Providers SM 
ENGLISH
ENGL 101 Freshman Comp: Exposition O
ENGL 102 Freshman Comp: Literature O
ENGL 103 Critical Thinking & Composition O
ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH & SAFETY
ENVT 158 Haz Wastes and Emissions Reduction SM
FILM
FILM 101 Film Art & Communication O
FILM 102 Hollywood & the American Film O
FIRE TECHNOLOGY
FT 308 Firefighter 1 Academy 1B LVC
GEOGRAPHY
GEOG 101 Physical Geography O
GEOG 102 Human Geography O
GLOBAL STUDIES
GBST 141 Global Economics O
HEALTH EDUCATION
HED 100 Health and Wellness SM,  O
HISTORY
HIST 101 World Civilizations to 1600 O
HIST 102 World Civilizations Since 1500 O
HIST 104 Western Civilizations to 1650 O
HIST 105 Western Civilizations since 1650 O
HIST 107 US History to 1877 O
HIST 118 US History O
HIST 119 History of California O
HUMANITIES
HUM 101 World Civilizations to 1600 O
HUM 102 World Civilizations Since 1500 O
HUM 104 Western Civilizations to 1650 O
HUM 105 Western Civilizations since 1650 O

Intercollegiate Athletics

PEIA 195 Intercollegiate Conditioning SM
LIBRARY
LBRY 170 Research Methods O
LAW ENFORCEMENT See Class Search for Program Requirements
MUSIC
MUS 106 World Music Appreciation O
PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT
PD 100 Personal & Career Exploration O
PD 115 Career Planning O
POLITICAL SCIENCE
POLS 103 American Government SM,  VSFB,  O
PSYCHOLOGY
PSY 101 General Psychology SM,  VSFB,  O
PSY 117 Child Psychology O
PSY 118 Lifespan Development O
SOCIOLOGY
SOC 101 Intro to Sociology O
SOC 102 Social Problems O
SOC 110 Intro to Marriage and Family O
SOC 120 Race and Ethic Relations O
SPEECH    
SPCH 101 Public Speaking SM,  L
SPCH 102 Small Group Communication L
SPCH 103 Interpersonal Communication O
SPCH 110 Intercultural Communication O
VITICULTURE AND ENOLOGY    
VEN 104 Advanced Wine Evaluation SM
VEN 302 Progressive Wine & Food Pairing SM
Welding Technology
WLDT 319 Blacksmithing Projects SM
WILDLAND FIRE TECHNOLOGY See Class Search for Program Requirements

*Check Class Search for the most up-to-date information on class dates, times, and availability.

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