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 Up your game and take short-term fall classes at Allan Hancock College!

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SHORT-TERM CLASSES START OCT. 11

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Make sure you understand how your class is being offered! Here are the definitions for course locations:

 

REMOTE ERT – Attend class virtually via Zoom during scheduled meeting times.

ONLINE – Learn online with no scheduled meeting times.

ONLINE or REMOTE ERT – Class can be taken as an online class or as a REMOTE ERT class.

Hybrid: REMOTE ERT & onsite location – Class is taught with a REMOTE ERT component (lecture) and an onsite location component (lab). Masks and social distancing are required for onsite class.

SM Campus – Class taught onsite at the Santa Maria campus. Masks and social distancing are required for onsite class.

LVC – Class taught onsite at the Lompoc Valley Center. Masks and social distancing are required for onsite class.

Concurrent Enrollment – College-credit bearing courses taught to high school students by college-approved high school teachers at the high school campus. Visit our concurrent enrollment page for spring 2021 classes offered by high school.

AVAILABLE CLASSES

COURSE TITLE LOCATION
Administration of Justice    
AJ 104 Legal Aspects of Evidence REMOTE ERT
ANTHROPOLOGY    
ANTH 101 Intro to Biological Anthro. ONLINE DL
ANTH 102 Intro to Cultural Anthro. ONLINE DL
ANTH 103 Intro to Archeology ONLINE DL
ART    
ART 101 Art Appreciation ONLINE DL
BUSINESS    
BUS 111 Internet Marketing ONLINE DL
BUS 141 Global Economics ONLINE DL
BUS 371 Sexual Harrassment Law SM CAMPUS
BUS 373 Forming a Small Business SM CAMPUS
COMPUTER BUS. INFORMATION SYSTEMS  
CBIS 142 Microsoft - Access Comprehensive ONLINE DL
CBIS 371 Intro to Excel ONLINE DL

COMPUTER BUS. OFFICE TECHNOLOGY

 
CBOT 100 Keyboarding ONLINE DL
CBOT 132 Advanced Word Processing ONLINE DL
CBOT 302 Records Management ONLINE DL
CBOT 305 Legal Office Procedures ONLINE DL
CBOT 312 Keyboarding Speed & Development ONLINE DL
CBOT 333 Business Desktop Publishing ONLINE DL
CBOT 334 Admin Office Procedures ONLINE DL
COSMETOLOGY    
COS 301 Intro to Cosmetology See Class Search for program requirements
COMPUTER SCIENCE    
CS 102 Intro to Computing with HTML ONLINE DL
DANCE    
DANC 101 Dance Appreciation ONLINE DL
DANC 148 Folklorico Concert Production SM CAMPUS
DANC 186 Dance Production SM CAMPUS
DENTAL ASSISTING See Class Search for program requirements
ECONOMICS    
ECON 101 Principles of Macro-Economics ONLINE DL
ECON 102 Principles of Micro-Economics ONLINE DL
ECON 141 Global Economics ONLINE DL
EARLY CHILDHOOD STUDIES    
ECS 320 Admin: Staff Leadership SM CAMPUS
ECS 321 Admin: Professional Ethics SM CAMPUS
EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES    
EMS 306 CPR for Healthcare Providers SM CAMPUS
EMS 413 EMT 1-B Skills Ref Mod-D LVC
ENGLISH    
ENGL 101 Freshman Comp: Exposition ONLINE DL
ENGL 103 Critical Thinking & Composition ONLINE DL
ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH & SAFETY    
ENVT 156 First Response Operational LVC
ENVT 159 Haz Mat/Waste Permitting LVC
ENVT 457 FRO Decontamination LVC
FILM    
FILM 102 Hollywood & the American Film ONLINE DL
FILM 101 Film Art & Communication ONLINE DL
FIRE TECHNOLOGY    
FT 308 Firefighter 1 Academy 1B LVC
FT 310 Fire Service Physical Fitness LVC
FT 341 Fire Hydraulics ONLINE DL
GEOGRAPHY    
GEOG 101 Physical Geography ONLINE DL
GEOG 102 Human Geography ONLINE DL
GLOBAL STUDIES    
GBST 141 Global Economics ONLINE DL
GRAPHIC DESIGN    
GRPH 127 History of Graphic Design ONLINE DL
HEALTH EDUCATION    
HED 100 Health and Wellness ONLINE DL
HISTORY    
HIST 101 World Civilizations to 1600 ONLINE DL
HIST 102 World Civilizations Since 1500 ONLINE DL
HIST 108 US History 1877 to Present ONLINE DL
HIST 118 US History ONLINE DL
HIST 119 History of California ONLINE DL
HUMANITIES    
HUM 101 World Civilizations to 1600 ONLINE DL
HUM 102 World Civilizations Since 1500 ONLINE DL
LIBRARY    
LBRY 170 Research Methods ONLINE DL
LAW ENFORCEMENT   See Class Search for Program Requirements
MUSIC    
MUS 106 World Music Appreciation ONLINE DL
PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT    
PD 100 Personal & Career Exploration ONLINE DL
PD 115 Career Planning ONLINE DL
PHILOSOPHY    
PHIL 112 Logic ONLINE DL
PHIL 121 Religions of the Modern World ONLINE DL
PHYSICAL SCIENCE    
PHYS 110 Introductory Physics ONLINE DL
POLITICAL SCIENCE    
POLS 103 American Government ONLINE DL
PSYCHOLOGY    
PSY 101 General Psychology ONLINE DL
PSY 117 Child Psychology ONLINE DL
PSY 118 Lifespan Development ONLINE DL
SOCIOLOGY    
SOC 101 Intro to Sociology ONLINE DL
SOC 102 Social Problems ONLINE DL
SOC 110 Intro to Marriage and Family ONLINE DL
SPEECH    
SPCH 101 Public Speaking REMOTE ERT
SPCH 103 Interpersonal Communication ONLINE DL
SPCH 110 Intercultural Communication ONLINE DL
VITICULTURE AND ENOLOGY    
VEN 320 Wine Tasting Room Sales Santa Ynez Valley Center

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