Here are the courses currently being offered by CityOnline. Note that they come in five different lengths with different start dates. Traditional online classes are 17.5 weeks and are not part of CityOnline.

Fall 2019 Start Dates for CityOnline

Full 16 weeks: Sep 3 – Dec 20
Fusion 12 weeks: Sep 23 – Dec 20
Flex 1 8 weeks: Aug 26 – Oct 18
Flex 2 8 weeks: Oct 21 – Dec 20
Focus A 6 weeks: Aug 19 – Sep 27
Focus B 6 weeks: Sep 30 – Nov 8
Focus C 6 weeks: Nov 12 – Dec 20
Fast 4 weeks: Sep 30 – Oct 25

City College continues to offer traditional 17.5-week online classes. Please see our traditional full-term online classes page for a list of these classes.

Visit this page regularly as classes are continually being added to CityOnline. To see if a class listed below is available or for more information, please see the class schedule.

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ACCT 1

Financial Accounting

Introduction to accounting information system and recording and reporting of business transactions with a focus on the accounting cycle, terminology, application of basic principles and theories, classified financial statements and statement analysis for decision makers. Includes issues relating to balance sheet valuations, revenue and expense recognition and cash flows.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA-T, AS-TFull (16 weeks)
ACCT 1

Financial Accounting

Introduction to accounting information system and recording and reporting of business transactions with a focus on the accounting cycle, terminology, application of basic principles and theories, classified financial statements and statement analysis for decision makers. Includes issues relating to balance sheet valuations, revenue and expense recognition and cash flows.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA-T, AS-TFull (16 weeks)
ACCT 1

Financial Accounting

Introduction to accounting information system and recording and reporting of business transactions with a focus on the accounting cycle, terminology, application of basic principles and theories, classified financial statements and statement analysis for decision makers. Includes issues relating to balance sheet valuations, revenue and expense recognition and cash flows.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA-T, AS-TFull (16 weeks)
ACCT 2

Managerial Accounting

Fundamental concepts and applications of managerial accounting techniques in the business world. Cost determination, cost analysis and control, performance evaluation, and the preparation and use of economic information for internal management purposes.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA-T, AS-TFull (16 weeks)
ACCT 2

Managerial Accounting

Fundamental concepts and applications of managerial accounting techniques in the business world. Cost determination, cost analysis and control, performance evaluation, and the preparation and use of economic information for internal management purposes.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA-T, AS-TFull (16 weeks)
ACCT 2

Managerial Accounting

Fundamental concepts and applications of managerial accounting techniques in the business world. Cost determination, cost analysis and control, performance evaluation, and the preparation and use of economic information for internal management purposes.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA-T, AS-TFull (16 weeks)
ADMJ 57

Introduction to ADMJ

A critical thinking exploration of historical and contemporary issues in criminal justice. Includes the study and analysis of the core principles and components of the American criminal justice system (police, courts, and corrections), the evolution of criminal justice, criminal behavior theory, crime categories, policing models, challenges in policing, and career opportunities.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASyesFull (16 weeks)
ANTH 1

Biological Anthropology

The biological nature of humans and the changes that have occurred from prehistoric times to the present. The place of humans in nature, vertebrate and primate evolution, fossil evidence for human antiquity, individual and population genetics, mechanisms of evolution, and human variation.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
ANTH 20

LGBT Anthroplogy

The roles and statuses of homosexuals and other sexual minorities in world cultures, with examples from Native America, the Middle East, Africa, South America, Asia, and Europe. Aspects of culture that affect the lives of sexual minorities, including economics, religion, kinship, marriage, and gender roles, will be examined.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA, AS, AA-TyesFusion (12 weeks)
ANTH 3

Cultural Anthropology

The structure and dynamics of cultures as seen in religions, marriage practices, gender roles, kinship, social classes, languages, laws, and political organization. Examples taken from foraging, tribal, and state cultures in many areas of the world.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
ANTH 3

Cultural Anthropology

The structure and dynamics of cultures as seen in religions, marriage practices, gender roles, kinship, social classes, languages, laws, and political organization. Examples taken from foraging, tribal, and state cultures in many areas of the world.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-TyesFlex 2 (8 weeks)
ANTH 3

Cultural Anthropology

The structure and dynamics of cultures as seen in religions, marriage practices, gender roles, kinship, social classes, languages, laws, and political organization. Examples taken from foraging, tribal, and state cultures in many areas of the world.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-TyesFusion (12 weeks)
ART 101

Western Art History

Survey of Western Art from 35,000 B.C.E. to 500 C.E.: Paleolithic art through the Early Medieval period. Art will be discussed from critical and historical perspectives, with regard to formal visual elements of style and the social context of the societies, values, and ideas that gave birth to Western art.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
ART 102

Western Art History

Survey of Western Art from the sixth to the early Nineteenth centuries: Byzantine and Medieval to the Romantic periods. Art will be discussed from critical and historical perspectives, with regard to formal visual elements of style and social context of the societies, values, and ideas that determined the course of Western Art.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
ART 104

Asian Art History

A survey of the artistic heritages of Asia, from Iran in the west to south-eastern regions of Indonesia, spanning five millennia of Asian art history. ART 104 explores the themes and beliefs which give unity to the art of this part of the world, as well as the diverse cultural characteristics which led to the development of national styles.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
ART 104

Asian Art History

A survey of the artistic heritages of Asia, from Iran in the west to south-eastern regions of Indonesia, spanning five millennia of Asian art history. ART 104 explores the themes and beliefs which give unity to the art of this part of the world, as well as the diverse cultural characteristics which led to the development of national styles.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA, AA-TyesFusion (12 weeks)
ART 106

Latin American Art History

The artistic heritage of Latin America from the sixteenth century CE to the present. All art will be discussed from both a critical and historical perspective with regard to formal visual elements of style and the societies, values, and ideas that gave birth to Latin American Art.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
ART 108

Women Through Art History

Investigation of women’s role in European and non-European society as artists, patrons and subjects in art from pre-history to the present. Artworks are examined through formal and thematic characteristics and from a historical, social and gender-based perspective.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
ART 118

American Art

The history of American art from colonial times to the present. Painting, sculpture, architecture, and crafts will be examined within their historical, political, and sociocultural background. Students learn to identify works by pivotal artists, recognize techniques and formal visual elements, and critically analyze artwork within its contextual framework.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
ART 125A

Basic Design

An introduction to the basic components of two-dimensional design: subject, form, content, with a focus on their dynamic interrelation. Through observation, analysis, discussion of traditional and contemporary approaches in fine and applied arts, students learn to apply the elements and principles of visual organization to creative projects using various media.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA, AA-TFull (16 weeks)
ASAM 10

Asian American Popular Culture

This course will consider the ways Asian Americans have turned to a wide range of cultural productions such as music, performance arts, visual culture, film, digital/internet cultures and transnational productions to contest and reconstruct ethnic and racial identity in the United States.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
ASAM 20

Asian American Experience Since 1820

Examination of United States history and government through the experience of immigrant groups from China, Japan, Korea, the Philippines, and India. Topics include immigration experiences, economic opportunities, culture, family, community, and political and social history.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA, AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
ASAM 40

The Chinese American Community

Description and analysis of the Chinese American community. The historical background, family and district organizations, power structure, immigrants, cultural pattern and conflicts, and the socioeconomic problems of the Chinese American community.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
ASAM 40

The Chinese American Community

Description and analysis of the Chinese American community. The historical background, family and district organizations, power structure, immigrants, cultural pattern and conflicts, and the socioeconomic problems of the Chinese American community.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
ASTR 17

Planets

Methods and practice of planetary science and its impact on humanity. Fundamental physical sciences for understanding the origin and evolution of planetary systems. Comparative examination of planetary attributes including atmospheres, geospheres, magnetospheres, and hydrospheres. Solar System and extra-solar planetary systems and life-bearing possibilities. Detailed planetary information revealed by space missions.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASyesFull (16 weeks)
AUTO 56

Intro to Hybrids

Principles and functions of hybrid automobiles, and procedures for their maintenance, problem diagnosis and repair. Function of individual system components examined. Critical importance of safety and hybrid-unique equipment and procedures. Maintenance procedures and diagnostic and repair processes for common hybrids (Toyota and Ford) taught in detail.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
BCST 100

Intro to Electronic Media

Development and impact of electronic media institutions of radio, television, cable, satellite, internet, and new media technologies as social, vocational, economic, and political forces in American society. The emphasis of this course is on history, organization, operation, occupation, programming, political development, regulation, and business practices.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
BCST 101

Media Literacy

Critical analysis of aesthetic and thematic aspects of television, cable, streaming audio, video, and mobile device programming. Methods of interpreting visual and oral messages present in news, entertainment, sports and advertising. Impact of emerging technologies on program content and form.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
BCST 103

Mass Media and Society

A general interest course covering the history, organization and social role of major mass communication media, such as radio, television, motion pictures, print, recording industries, Internet, and the World Wide Web. Basic theory of communication and communication research. Emphasis on the influence of mass media on the individual and society.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA, ASyesFull (16 weeks)
BCST 103

Mass Media and Society

A general interest course covering the history, organization and social role of major mass communication media, such as radio, television, motion pictures, print, recording industries, Internet, and the World Wide Web. Basic theory of communication and communication research. Emphasis on the influence of mass media on the individual and society.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA, ASyesFull (16 weeks)
BCST 103

Mass Media and Society

A general interest course covering the history, organization and social role of major mass communication media, such as radio, television, motion pictures, print, recording industries, Internet, and the World Wide Web. Basic theory of communication and communication research. Emphasis on the influence of mass media on the individual and society.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA, ASyesFusion (12 weeks)
BCST 119

Digital Media Skills

A hands-on overview of computer operations, equipment common to digital video and audio production, industry standard software, media storage, and manipulation of video and audio media with proper management of files.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
BCST 135

Audio for the Web

A hands-on class focusing on technical considerations and content issues required to produce and deliver audio over the web. History of audio on the web and its impact on traditional broadcast media.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Focus A (6 weeks)
BCST 136

Video for the Web

A hands-on class focusing on technical considerations and content issues required to produce and deliver video content over the Internet. History of video delivery technology and its impact on traditional broadcast media.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Focus B (6 weeks)
BCST 158

Social Media for Professionals

This course teaches how to use current social media tools such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, and YouTube to develop, integrate and leverage social networks. Learn how to create professional brands, integrate social media into journalism and social justice, and will also critique current social media practices. Students will create a professional social media platform.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
BCST 159

Digital Media Portfolio

Students develop an online portfolio for gaining entry-level work in the Entertainment and Media industries.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Focus C (6 weeks)
BIO 121

Sanitation Principles Practice

Principles of food-borne illness etiology and transmission; food-borne agents resulting in food spoilage, infections and poisonings; sanitary, preventive and managerial practices mandated by public health laws for food service personnel and health inspectors to ensure food safety.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASFull (16 weeks)
BIO 134

Nutrition for Health Sciences

An introductory nutrition course intended for students interested in entering the allied health fields with emphasis on physiology, metabolism of nutrients, metabolic diseases and dietary modification to optimize recovery and health. Students will understand and evaluate dietary intake, nutritional assessment, and nutrition care commonly used at clinics and hospitals.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASyesFull (16 weeks)
BSEN 70

Grammar and Writing for Business

An intensive review of grammar and punctuation usage. Practice in writing effective business documents such as letters, memorandums, and e-mail messages using well-constructed sentences and paragraphs. Practice in applying editing and proofreading skills.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
BSEN 74

Written Business Communication

Extensive practice in writing and editing business letters, memorandums, e-mail messages, and other business documents. Class discussions on style, structure, goals of written business communication, and cultural diversity in business. Practice in using appropriate English in business documents.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
BSL 1

Business Law I

The nature, purpose, and sources of law; the historical development of the law and its function with respect to society and business; contracts, agency, tort, criminal law, business ethics, corporation, partnership and legal concepts.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS-TFull (16 weeks)
BSL 1

Business Law I

The nature, purpose, and sources of law; the historical development of the law and its function with respect to society and business; contracts, agency, tort, criminal law, business ethics, corporation, partnership and legal concepts.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS-TFull (16 weeks)
BSL 2

Business Law II

Sales, regulation of business, real property, community property, environmental law, employment law, bailment law, wills and trusts, and security regulations.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
CDEV 107

Intro to Child Nutrition

The course provides an overview of child nutrition issues, with an emphasis on practical skills and approaches to influence positive eating behaviors that promote optimal health and nutrition. Topics include basic nutrition principles, the feeding relationship, breastfeeding & child nutrition, planning healthy meals & snacks, food safety, childhood obesity, physical activity, nutrition education, child nutrition programs & food assistance resources.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
CDEV 53

Child Growth and Development

Major physical, psychosocial, and cognitive/language developmental milestones for children, both typical and atypical, from conception to adolescence, with an emphasis on interactions between maturational processes and environmental factors. Developmental theory, investigative research methodologies, observation of children, evaluation of individual differences and analysis of development at various stages.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASyesFull (16 weeks)
CDEV 61

Infant/Toddler Growth and Development

Physical/sensory-motor, social-emotional, and cognitive/language development of the prenatal period throughout the first three years will be studied with an emphasis on interactions between genetic and environmental factors. Brain development research and major developmental theories are the guiding principles for practice. Caring adults as a foundation for all development will be emphasized.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
CDEV 62

Infant/Toddler Care in Grp. Set.

Introduction to relationship-based care in infant/toddler programs supported by current brain development research. Curriculum planning is based on observation, meeting infants/toddlers’ needs and providing positive guidance. Focus is on primary care, continuity of care, and individualized care in small groups.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
CDEV 72

Supervised Field Experience in Early Childhood Education

Demonstration of early childhood teaching competencies under guided supervision. Practical classroom experiences linking theory and practice, professionalism, and comprehensive understanding of children and families. Child centered, play-oriented teaching, learning, assessment and curriculum as students design, implement and evaluate experiences for development and learning for young children. For course details students must check instructor’s website at https://sites.google.com/mail.ccsf.edu/cdev-72-donovan/

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
CINE 18

American Cinema

An introductory course in film studies examining the history and development of Hollywood and the movie business and their sustained influence on American culture. The tools of cinematic grammar in creating a universal visual language are also explored.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
CINE 18

American Cinema

An introductory course in film studies examining the history and development of Hollywood and the movie business and their sustained influence on American culture. The tools of cinematic grammar in creating a universal visual language are also explored.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
CINE 18

American Cinema

An introductory course in film studies examining the history and development of Hollywood and the movie business and their sustained influence on American culture. The tools of cinematic grammar in creating a universal visual language are also explored.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
CINE 19

Documentary & Digital Media

This course examines how evolving digital technology has dramatically altered how we understand society, politics, and culture in the context of documentary. The course explores the aesthetics of documentary and how digital technology has transformed how we understand the rhetoric of documentary form and culture. Topics of study include documentary modes, citizen journalism, social media, digital convergence, transmedia storytelling, immersive journalism, and interactive documentary.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFusion (12 weeks)
CINE 20B

Film History

History of cinema as a unique expressive medium from the mid 20th century to the present. The post-WWII film renaissance: movements, genres and changing technologies; the expansion of filmmaking to newly represented people, places and ideas; cinema in the digital age.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
CINE 20B

Film History

History of cinema as a unique expressive medium from the mid 20th century to the present. The post-WWII film renaissance: movements, genres and changing technologies; the expansion of filmmaking to newly represented people, places and ideas; cinema in the digital age.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
CINE 21

Introduction to Film Studies

An introductory course that addresses film production and film theory through the critical analysis of motion pictures. The course covers popular and technical approaches to cinema, including filmmaking techniques like directing, cinematography and editing, and visual aesthetics.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
CINE 21

Introduction to Film Studies

An introductory course that addresses film production and film theory through the critical analysis of motion pictures. The course covers popular and technical approaches to cinema, including filmmaking techniques like directing, cinematography and editing, and visual aesthetics.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
CINE 21

Introduction to Film Studies

An introductory course that addresses film production and film theory through the critical analysis of motion pictures. The course covers popular and technical approaches to cinema, including filmmaking techniques like directing, cinematography and editing, and visual aesthetics.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
CINE 72

Nonfiction Scriptwriting

An introductory course that offers essential skills in writing a professional nonfiction script. Attention to research methods supporting content development, interviewing techniques, story structure, script format, and cinematic grammar are emphasized. Historical nonfiction films and their influence on current work will also be explored.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Fusion (12 weeks)
CMST 1A

Elements of Public Speaking

Mastery of the research, organization, and delivery of extemporaneous speeches. Focus on rhetorical theory, listening, audience analysis, speech construction, language, evidence testing, and visual aids.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
CMST 1A

Elements of Public Speaking

Mastery of the research, organization, and delivery of extemporaneous speeches. Focus on rhetorical theory, listening, audience analysis, speech construction, language, evidence testing, and visual aids.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
CMST 1A

Elements of Public Speaking

Mastery of the research, organization, and delivery of extemporaneous speeches. Focus on rhetorical theory, listening, audience analysis, speech construction, language, evidence testing, and visual aids.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFlex 2 (8 weeks)
CMST 1A

Elements of Public Speaking

Mastery of the research, organization, and delivery of extemporaneous speeches. Focus on rhetorical theory, listening, audience analysis, speech construction, language, evidence testing, and visual aids.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
CMST 2

Intro to Rhetorical Criticism

Studies the rhetorical tradition and significant rhetorical artifacts. Analyzes public discourse through the application of commonly applied rhetorical methods. Communication artifacts are evaluated for support, reasoning, language use, message construction, and context in a series of academic research papers. Emphasizes critical thinking principles alongside techniques of effective discourse.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
CMST 20

Interpersonal Communication

Focus on the impact that communication has on the interaction between individuals in settings including family, friendship, intimate and work situations. Students are expected to demonstrate and apply these skills through individual and group presentations and activities.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFlex (8 weeks)
CMST 20

Interpersonal Communication

Focus on the impact that communication has on the interaction between individuals in settings including family, friendship, intimate and work situations. Students are expected to demonstrate and apply these skills through individual and group presentations and activities.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFocus A (6 weeks)
CMST 3

Argumentation and Debate

Critical approaches to legal, social, political problems are studied through oral argument and debate formats. Analysis, evidence, reasoning, rhetorical positioning, persuasion, refutation, and rebuttal from a communication perspective.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFlex 2 (8 weeks)
CMST 5

Intercultural Communication

This course develops competence in managing conflict and interacting with people who are culturally different. Students participate in discussions and complete written and oral assignments, developing communication strategies and skills that result in deliberate and fruitful intercultural outcomes.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA, ASyesFlex 2 (8 weeks)
CNIT 100

Intro to Computers Using PC’s

A computer literacy course using IBM-compatible computers. Prepares students to use computers to write papers, organize information, and use e-mail. Overview of computer components, hardware and software. Fundamentals of the Windows and other operating systems and applications such as word processing, spreadsheets, database, and e-mail and the Internet. Students use computers to complete their class assignments.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS-TyesFull (16 weeks)
CNIT 100

Intro to Computers Using PC’s

A computer literacy course using IBM-compatible computers. Prepares students to use computers to write papers, organize information, and use e-mail. Overview of computer components, hardware and software. Fundamentals of the Windows and other operating systems and applications such as word processing, spreadsheets, database, and e-mail and the Internet. Students use computers to complete their class assignments.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS-TyesFull (16 weeks)
CNIT 103

Computer Hardware

This course provides the knowledge and skills needed to install hardware , configure, repair and maintain computer systems in a typical office environment . Topics include hardware components and peripherals, assembly, upgrading and basic troubleshooting.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASyesFull (16 weeks)
CNIT 106

Introduction to Networks

Analysis of technologies for connecting computers and devices into networks. Terminology and the major components of networks: architecture, topologies, hardware, connections, protocols, operations, administration, support, security and troubleshooting. Local Area Networks (LANs), Wide Area Networks (WANs), Wireless LANS and Virtual networks are also covered. Follows the objectives of the CompTIA Network+ certification exam.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASyesFull (16 weeks)
CNIT 120

Network Security

Knowledge and skills to recognize security vulnerabilities, implement security measures, analyze network environments for known security threats or risks, defend against attacks or viruses, ensure data privacy and integrity. Terminology and procedures for implementation and configuration of security: access control, authorization, encryption, packet filters, firewalls and Virtual Private Networks (VPNs).

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASyesFull (16 weeks)
CNIT 121

Computer Forensics

Forensics tools, methods and procedures for investigating computers. Data recovery techniques and evidence collection, protection of evidence, expert witness skills and computer crime investigation techniques. Analysis of various file systems and specialized diagnostic software to retrieve data. Prepares in part for CompTIA Security+ and maps to Computer Investigation Specialists exam.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASFull (16 weeks)
CNIT 122

Firewalls

Fundamentals, techniques, and procedures to design an effective secure Internet connection using software or hardware firewalls. Discussion of types of firewalls, packet filtering, proxy servers, Intrusion Detection Systems, and Virtual Private Networks (VPNs).

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASFull (16 weeks)
CNIT 131

Internet Basics & Beginning HTML

Methods of using the Internet. History, design and protocol methods used on Internet including: electronic mail, connection to remote computers, file transfer, World Wide Web, basic web page creation and publishing using HTML and CSS. Additional topics include: computer security, copyright and electronic commerce, and basic Unix shell commands requisite to shell account use.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASFull (16 weeks)
CNIT 132

Intermediate HTML and CSS

Intermediate and advanced HTML and CSS, based on W3C latest standards, to publish information on the World Wide Web, including images, multimedia, tables, and forms. Cascading Style Sheets used to standardize the appearance of web pages. Introduction to JavaScript, XML and server side technology (CGI-scripts and/or PHP).

Degree Certificate Course Length
yesFull (16 weeks)
CNIT 201C

Introduction to Cisco Networks

Architecture, structure, functions, components, and models of the Internet and other computer networks. Use of OSI and TCP layered models to examine protocols and services. IP addressing and subnetting. Fundamentals of Ethernet concepts, media, and operations. First course of Cisco Networking Academy Exploration series preparing for CCNET and CCNA Certifications.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASyesFlex (8 weeks)
CNIT 201C

Introduction to Cisco Networks

Architecture, structure, functions, components, and models of the Internet and other computer networks. Use of OSI and TCP layered models to examine protocols and services. IP addressing and subnetting. Fundamentals of Ethernet concepts, media, and operations. First course of Cisco Networking Academy Exploration series preparing for CCNET and CCNA Certifications.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASyesFlex (8 weeks)
CNIT 202C

Routing & Switching Essentials

Architecture, components, and operations of routers and switches in a small network. Configure router and switch for basic functionality. Troubleshoot and resolve common issues with RIPvl, RIPv2, single-area OSPF, virtual LAN, and inter-VLAN routing in IPv4 and IPv6 networks. Second course in Cisco Networking Academy towards CCENT and CCNA Certifications.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASyesFlex 2 (8 weeks)
CNIT 203C

Scaling Networks

Architecture, components, and operations of routers and switches in larger and more complex networks. Configuration and troubleshooting of routers and switches for advanced functionality with OSPF, EIGRP, and STP in both IPv4 and IPv6 networks. Knowledge and skills needed to implement a WLAN in a small-to-medium network.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASyesFlex (8 weeks)
CNIT 204C

Connecting Networks

WAN technologies and network services required by converged applications in a complex network. Selection criteria of network devices and WAN technologies to meet network requirements. Configuration and troubleshooting of network devices with data link protocols. Implementation of virtual private network (VPN) operations in a complex network.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASyesFlex 2 (8 weeks)
CNIT 420

Microsoft Azure Administration

Azure administrator skills training needed to be successful deploying Software-as-a-Service (Saas), Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), and Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) solutions. Includes training in planning IaaS solutions for fault tolerance and performance, deployment of Virtual Machines (VMs), and systems management using Windows Powershell and the Azure CLI V2.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
CS 110A

Intro to Programming

Introduction to computer programming and problem solving. No prior programming experience required. Course concepts include: problem solving techniques, algorithms, program design, control structures, functions, and arrays.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Flex (8 weeks)
CS 110A

Intro to Programming

Introduction to computer programming and problem solving. No prior programming experience required. Course concepts include: problem solving techniques, algorithms, program design, control structures, functions, and arrays.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Flex (8 weeks)
CS 110A

Intro to Programming

Introduction to computer programming and problem solving. No prior programming experience required. Course concepts include: problem solving techniques, algorithms, program design, control structures, functions, and arrays.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
CS 110A

Intro to Programming

Introduction to computer programming and problem solving. No prior programming experience required. Course concepts include: problem solving techniques, algorithms, program design, control structures, functions, and arrays.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
CS 110B

Programming Fundamentals: C++

This course covers programming fundamentals using the C++ language. Topics include pointers, arrays, structured elements, dynamic memory allocation, and Object Oriented programming. Assignments require planning, good coding practices, and documentation.

Degree Certificate Course Length
yesFull (16 weeks)
CS 110B

Programming Fundamentals: C++

This course covers programming fundamentals using the C++ language. Topics include pointers, arrays, structured elements, dynamic memory allocation, and Object Oriented programming. Assignments require planning, good coding practices, and documentation.

Degree Certificate Course Length
yesFull (16 weeks)
CS 110C

Data Structures and Algorithms: C++

Analysis and design of computer algorithms and the underlying data structures using an object-oriented approach. Analysis of algorithm timing and efficiency. Study of lists, stacks, queues, trees, searching, sorting, and recursion. Introduction to Unified Modeling Language (UML), heaps, graphs, tables, hashing, and direct access files. Further study of abstract data types.

Degree Certificate Course Length
yesFull (16 weeks)
CS 111B

Programming Fundamentals: Java

This course covers programming fundamentals using the Java language, using an object-oriented approach to problem solving. Topics include classes, objects, references, dynamic memory allocation, inheritance, polymorphism, arrays, files, design and implementation of abstract data types, in numerical and non-numerical applications.

Degree Certificate Course Length
yesFull (16 weeks)
CS 111B

Programming Fundamentals: Java

This course covers programming fundamentals using the Java language, using an object-oriented approach to problem solving. Topics include classes, objects, references, dynamic memory allocation, inheritance, polymorphism, arrays, files, design and implementation of abstract data types, in numerical and non-numerical applications.

Degree Certificate Course Length
yesFull (16 weeks)
CS 111B

Programming Fundamentals: Java

This course covers programming fundamentals using the Java language, using an object-oriented approach to problem solving. Topics include classes, objects, references, dynamic memory allocation, inheritance, polymorphism, arrays, files, design and implementation of abstract data types, in numerical and non-numerical applications.

Degree Certificate Course Length
yesFull (16 weeks)
CS 111B

Programming Fundamentals: Java

This course covers programming fundamentals using the Java language, using an object-oriented approach to problem solving. Topics include classes, objects, references, dynamic memory allocation, inheritance, polymorphism, arrays, files, design and implementation of abstract data types, in numerical and non-numerical applications.

Degree Certificate Course Length
yesFull (16 weeks)
CS 111C

Data Structures and Algorithms: C++

The analysis and design of computer algorithms and their underlying data structures. Analysis of the timing and efficiency of algorithms. Study of lists, stacks, queues, trees, backtracking, searching, sorting and recursion. Introduction to graphs, hash tables, heaps, priority queues and direct access files. Further study of abstract data types and object-oriented programming.

Degree Certificate Course Length
yesFull (16 weeks)
CS 111C

Data Structures and Algorithms: Java

The analysis and design of computer algorithms and their underlying data structures. Analysis of the timing and efficiency of algorithms. Study of lists, stacks, queues, trees, backtracking, searching, sorting and recursion. Introduction to graphs, hash tables, heaps, priority queues and direct access files. Further study of abstract data types and object-oriented programming.

Degree Certificate Course Length
yesFull (16 weeks)
CS 111C

Data Structures and Algorithms: Java

The analysis and design of computer algorithms and their underlying data structures. Analysis of the timing and efficiency of algorithms. Study of lists, stacks, queues, trees, backtracking, searching, sorting and recursion. Introduction to graphs, hash tables, heaps, priority queues and direct access files. Further study of abstract data types and object-oriented programming.

Degree Certificate Course Length
yesFull (16 weeks)
CS 131B

Programming Fundamentals: Python

This course covers programming fundamentals using the Python language. Python is interpreted, interactive, and object-oriented. Recommended for general-purpose programming, system administration, or web programming. Topics include classes, objects, inheritance, polymorphism, design and implementation of abstract data types, dictionaries, lists, list comprehensions, files, modules, and mutable and immutable types.

Degree Certificate Course Length
yesFlex 2 (8 weeks)
CS 132A

Ruby Programming

Ruby is interpreted, interactive, and object-oriented. Recommended for general-purpose programming, system administration, or web programming with the Ruby on Rails web framework. Write stand-alone programs that perform tasks including interfacing or system calls and libraries, processing text using regular expressions, and retrieving information from web sites.

Degree Certificate Course Length
yesFull (16 weeks)
CS 150A

Introduction to SQL Databases and NoSQL

A course in the use of SQL database management systems to create, query, and update database tables. The course covers both the syntax and the logic of the major features of the SQL language. It also covers a brief overview of NoSQL (Not Only SQL) data sources such as JSON, and MongoDB.

Degree Certificate Course Length
yesFull (16 weeks)
CS 150A

Introduction to SQL Databases and NoSQL

A course in the use of SQL database management systems to create, query, and update database tables. The course covers both the syntax and the logic of the major features of the SQL language. It also covers a brief overview of NoSQL (Not Only SQL) data sources such as JSON, and MongoDB.

Degree Certificate Course Length
yesFull (16 weeks)
CS 160A

Introduction to Unix/Linux

Introduction to using the Unix/Linux operating system. Unix/Linux file management and common text processing utilities including searching.

Degree Certificate Course Length
yesFlex (8 weeks)
CS 160A

Introduction to Unix/Linux

Introduction to using the Unix/Linux operating system. Unix/Linux file management and common text processing utilities including searching.

Degree Certificate Course Length
yesFlex (8 weeks)
CS 160B

Unix/Linux Shell Scripting

Analyze, design, write, test, and debug shell scripts. Students learn basic shell scripting techniques and develop scripting skills needed for Unix/Linux System Administration courses. The bash shell is used.

Degree Certificate Course Length
yesFlex 2 (8 weeks)
CS 160B

Unix/Linux Shell Scripting

Analyze, design, write, test, and debug shell scripts. Students learn basic shell scripting techniques and develop scripting skills needed for Unix/Linux System Administration courses. The bash shell is used.

Degree Certificate Course Length
yesFlex 2 (8 weeks)
CS 211S

Advanced Java: Standard Edition

Introduces advanced Java language features and packages that are essential for building Java Standard Edition applications. Topics include multithreading, collections, generics, Swing classes, lambdas, functional programming, and streams. Helps prepare students for industry certification in Java programming.

Degree Certificate Course Length
yesFull (16 weeks)
CS 231

Advanced Python Programming

Second course in the Python programming language. Covers resources, practices, and modules used by successful Python programmers; processes in the Python ecosystem; documentation, debugging, and testing; data serialization and use of persistent stores and web services; various implementations of the Python language. Students write useful programs demonstrating mastery of these techniques, which are applicable to real world problems.

Degree Certificate Course Length
yesFull (16 weeks)
ENGL 1A

University Read & Composition

University-parallel reading, writing, and critical thinking with a major research component. Reading, writing, and research assignments are based predominately on non-fiction texts. This class is completely online with no campus meetings.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
ENGL 1A

University Read & Composition

University-parallel reading, writing, and critical thinking with a major research component. Reading, writing, and research assignments are based predominately on non-fiction texts.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
ENGL 1A

University Read & Composition

University-parallel reading, writing, and critical thinking with a major research component. Reading, writing, and research assignments are based predominately on non-fiction texts.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
ENGL 1A

University Read & Composition

University-parallel reading, writing, and critical thinking with a major research component. Reading, writing, and research assignments are based predominately on non-fiction texts.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
ENGL 1A

University Read & Composition

University-parallel reading, writing, and critical thinking with a major research component. Reading, writing, and research assignments are based predominately on non-fiction texts.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
ENGL 1A

University Read & Composition

University-parallel reading, writing, and critical thinking with a major research component. Reading, writing, and research assignments are based predominately on non-fiction texts.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFlex (8 weeks)
ENGL 1B

Writing about Literature

University-parallel reading, writing, and critical thinking applied to literature, including poetry, drama, and fiction. Essay writing employing methods of literary analysis, academic research, and critical thinking.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
ENGL 1B

Writing about Literature

University-parallel reading, writing, and critical thinking applied to literature, including poetry, drama, and fiction. Essay writing employing methods of literary analysis, academic research, and critical thinking.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
ENGL 1B

Writing about Literature

University-parallel reading, writing, and critical thinking applied to literature, including poetry, drama, and fiction. Essay writing employing methods of literary analysis, academic research, and critical thinking.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
ENGL 1B

Writing about Literature

University-parallel reading, writing, and critical thinking applied to literature, including poetry, drama, and fiction. Essay writing employing methods of literary analysis, academic research, and critical thinking.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
ENGL 1B

Writing about Literature

University-parallel reading, writing, and critical thinking applied to literature, including poetry, drama, and fiction. Essay writing employing methods of literary analysis, academic research, and critical thinking.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA, AA-TyesFlex 2 (8 weeks)
ENGL 1C

Writing about Nonfiction

A course in composition and rhetoric that helps students hone a style appropriate for upper-division work that integrates the close reading of nonfiction and the writing of expository and argumentative essays. Focus on sharpening critical thinking skills, analyzing and evaluating texts, and writing text-based prose.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
ENGL 26A

Sentence Core

This course teaches the fundamentals of parts of speech and strategies for identifying errors in pronoun and verb use to help students understand and fix common grammatical errors.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Focus A (6 weeks)
ENGL 26B

Sentence Structure

This course teaches the fundamentals of sentence structure and strategies to help students understand and fix common grammatical errors.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Focus B (6 weeks)
ENGL 26C

Sentence Combining

This course teaches the rules of English grammar and sentence-combining techniques to help students understand and fix common grammatical errors and write more sophisticated sentences.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Focus C (6 weeks)
FREN 2

Continuation of Elementary French

Second semester course. Continuation of elementary grammar, composition and reading; continued practice in speaking and understanding French. Introduction to Francophone cultures.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
GERM 1A

Elementary German

Grammar, composition and reading; practice in speaking and understanding simple German.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
GERM 1A

Elementary German

Grammar, composition and reading; practice in speaking and understanding simple German.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
GERM 1B

Elementary German

Grammar, composition and reading; practice in speaking and understanding simple German.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
HIST 17A

The United States

The history of the United States from the indigenous civilizations to the present. A survey of the more important political, economic, social, artistic and cultural aspects of American life as well as the role of the United States in world affairs. History 17A: Indigenous civilizations through Reconstruction.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA, ASyesFull (16 weeks)
HIST 17A

The United States

The history of the United States from the indigenous civilizations to the present. A survey of the more important political, economic, social, artistic and cultural aspects of American life as well as the role of the United States in world affairs. History 17A: Indigenous civilizations through Reconstruction.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA, ASyesFull (16 weeks)
HIST 40

History of California

Examine the forces, events, and lives that shaped California, beginning with native cultures and Spanish exploration and colonization. The course will focus on the roles and interactions of Native Americans, Latino Americans, European Americans, and Asian Americans within the broader context of California’s political, economic, cultural, and social history.

Degree Certificate Course Length
yesFull (16 weeks)
HLTH 10

Health and Aging

Introduction to gerontology for students pursuing careers in the aging field and those who will work with older adults in varied work settings. Employs a multidisciplinary perspective, incorporating biology, psychology, sociology, and public health approaches. It uses gerontology theory, research, and practice with social justice and multicultural perspectives.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASyesFull (16 weeks)
HLTH 177

Intro to Child Nutrition

The course provides an overview of child nutrition issues, with an emphasis on practical skills and approaches to influence positive eating behaviors that promote optimal health and nutrition. Topics include basic nutrition principles, the feeding relationship, breastfeeding & child nutrition, planning healthy meals & snacks, food safety, childhood obesity, physical activity, nutrition education, child nutrition programs & food assistance resources.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
HLTH 221

Health and Social Justice

Explore the role of social injustices as root causes of the uneven distribution of ill health according to class, race and gender. Students will examine current issues, the process for influencing change and the role of social movements in creating more healthy and equitable communities. Students will also build their skills to effectively advocate for health and social justice. For course details students must check Canvas.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASyesFull (16 weeks)
HLTH 25

Women’s Health

Explores the social determinants and issues related to women’s health on an individual and community level. Emphasis on evaluation of health resources, behavior change process, and role of risk factors and prevention.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASFull (16 weeks)
HLTH 25

Women’s Health

Explores the social determinants and issues related to women’s health on an individual and community level. Emphasis on evaluation of health resources, behavior change process, and role of risk factors and prevention.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASFull (16 weeks)
HLTH 27

Men’s Health

Exploration of the social determinants and issues related to men’s health on the individual and community levels. Emphasis on evaluation of health resources, behavior change process, and role of risk factors and prevention.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASFull (16 weeks)
HLTH 27

Men’s Health

Exploration of the social determinants and issues related to men’s health on the individual and community levels. Emphasis on evaluation of health resources, behavior change process, and role of risk factors and prevention.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASFull (16 weeks)
HLTH 33

Intro to Health & Wellness

Introduction to the causes and consequences of illness and the promotion of individual, family and community heath based on research in public health, social and behavioral sciences. Examination of the causes, consequences, available treatments and strategies for prevention of major health conditions across the life cycle.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Focus B (6 weeks)
HLTH 33

Intro to Health & Wellness

Introduction to the causes and consequences of illness and the promotion of individual, family and community heath based on research in public health, social and behavioral sciences. Examination of the causes, consequences, available treatments and strategies for prevention of major health conditions across the life cycle.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Focus C (6 weeks)
HLTH 33

Intro to Health & Wellness

Introduction to the causes and consequences of illness and the promotion of individual, family and community heath based on research in public health, social and behavioral sciences. Examination of the causes, consequences, available treatments and strategies for prevention of major health conditions across the life cycle.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
HLTH 33

Intro to Health & Wellness

Introduction to the causes and consequences of illness and the promotion of individual, family and community heath based on research in public health, social and behavioral sciences. Examination of the causes, consequences, available treatments and strategies for prevention of major health conditions across the life cycle.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
HLTH 52

Global Health

Explores the primary determinants of global health, inequalities in health status among nations, and current challenges, controversies and public policy priorities.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASyesFull (16 weeks)
HLTH 53

Personal and Community Health

Critical analysis of the causes and contributors to individual and community health and illness based on public health and other social and behavioral sciences. Exploration of physical, mental, social and political aspects of health along with causes, consequences, prevention strategies and treatments for major health conditions across the life cycle.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASFull (16 weeks)
HLTH 53

Personal and Community Health

Critical analysis of the causes and contributors to individual and community health and illness based on public health and other social and behavioral sciences. Exploration of physical, mental, social and political aspects of health along with causes, consequences, prevention strategies and treatments for major health conditions across the life cycle.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASFull (16 weeks)
HLTH 54

Introduction to Public Health

An introduction to public health approaches and tools, drawn from epidemiology, health policy, behavioral health, environmental health, community organizing, maternal and child health and other public health disciplines. Students examine contemporary health challenges with an emphasis on addressing social determinants to improve health for all.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASFull (16 weeks)
HLTH 54

Introduction to Public Health

An introduction to public health approaches and tools, drawn from epidemiology, health policy, behavioral health, environmental health, community organizing, maternal and child health and other public health disciplines. Students examine contemporary health challenges with an emphasis on addressing social determinants to improve health for all.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASFull (16 weeks)
HLTH 91H

Elder Abuse Prevention

Elder abuse, its varied forms, and physical, behavioral and environmental indicators. Social determinants of elder abuse, multicultural perspectives, and methods of prevention.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASFocus B (6 weeks)
HUM 7

Comparative Religions

A survey of the religions: Hinduism, Buddhism, Taoism, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. An analysis of the origins of these religious as well as their cultural contexts and present-day issues.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
HUM 7

Comparative Religions

A survey of the religions: Hinduism, Buddhism, Taoism, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. An analysis of the origins of these religious as well as their cultural contexts and present-day issues.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
HUM 7

Comparative Religions

A survey of the religions: Hinduism, Buddhism, Taoism, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. An analysis of the origins of these religious as well as their cultural contexts and present-day issues.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFlex (8 weeks)
IDST 14

American Cultures in Literature and Film

An interdisciplinary survey of literary and cinematic works of fiction, drama, non-fiction and poetry that investigates unity in diversity in the shifting trajectories of American identities and interrelationships. Groups featured to assess their interactive contributions to American cultures include Native-, European-, African-, Latin-, Asian-Americans, and Pacific Islanders.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
IDST 29

Islam: Identity & Culture

An interdisciplinary survey of Muslim identity and the origins, principles, and practices of Islam, comparing and contrasting them with those of other major religions. Focus on the historical development and current practices of Islam and its impact on philosophy, art, music, architecture, gender, media, popular culture, and politics. Questions on honors credit, call 239-3376 or email skudsi@ccsf.edu.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA, ASyesFull (16 weeks)
IDST 30

Demystifying the Middle East

This interdisciplinary survey of the Middle East introduces students to the cultural and religious diversity of the region, highlighting contributions in various disciplines, including science, art, music, and literature. It also examines depictions of the region and its people in Western art, literature, media, and current political discourse.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA, AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
IDST 37

Intro to Ethnic Studies

An introduction to concepts, theories, and social policy related to the history, culture, concerns, and conditions of American ethnic and racial groups. Examines cultural, political, and economic practices and institutions that support or challenge racism, racial and ethnic inequalities, and patterns of interaction between various racial and ethnic groups.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA, AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
IDST 37

Intro to Ethnic Studies

An introduction to concepts, theories, and social policy related to the history, culture, concerns, and conditions of American ethnic and racial groups. Examines cultural, political, and economic practices and institutions that support or challenge racism, racial and ethnic inequalities, and patterns of interaction between various racial and ethnic groups.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA, AS, AA-TyesFlex 2 (8 weeks)
JAPA 1A

Elementary Japanese

Beginner’s course in grammar, composition, and reading. Practice in speaking and understanding Japanese.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
JAPA 1A

Elementary Japanese

Beginner’s course in grammar, composition, and reading. Practice in speaking and understanding Japanese.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
LALS 1

Latino/a Diaspora: The Impact of Latinos Living in the United States

The impact of the Latino/a diaspora on the culture, identity, history and politics of the US. The course will emphasize an analysis of the Latino/a diaspora’s effect on the American system and institutions.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA, AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
LALS 1

Latino/a Diaspora: The Impact of Latinos Living in the United States

The impact of the Latino/a diaspora on the culture, identity, history and politics of the US. The course will emphasize an analysis of the Latino/a diaspora’s effect on the American system and institutions.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA, AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
LERN 50

College Success

Integrates personal growth and values, study strategies, and communication and critical analysis in to lifelong success in academic, professional and personal development. Includes life management, learning styles, personal and educational values, instructor-student communication, diversity, financial literacy, health, memory, concentration, note taking, textbook reading, test-taking, library skills, problem-solving.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Fusion (12 weeks)
LERN 50

College Success

Integrates personal growth and values, study strategies, and communication and critical analysis in to lifelong success in academic, professional and personal development. Includes life management, learning styles, personal and educational values, instructor-student communication, diversity, financial literacy, health, memory, concentration, note taking, textbook reading, test-taking, library skills, problem-solving.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Fusion (12 weeks)
LERN 50

College Success

Integrates personal growth and values, study strategies, and communication and critical analysis in to lifelong success in academic, professional and personal development. Includes life management, learning styles, personal and educational values, instructor-student communication, diversity, financial literacy, health, memory, concentration, note taking, textbook reading, test-taking, library skills, problem-solving.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Flex (8 weeks)
LERN 50

College Success

Integrates personal growth and values, study strategies, and communication and critical analysis in to lifelong success in academic, professional and personal development. Includes life management, learning styles, personal and educational values, instructor-student communication, diversity, financial literacy, health, memory, concentration, note taking, textbook reading, test-taking, library skills, problem-solving.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Flex 2 (8 weeks)
LGBT 15

Pre-Stonewall Writers/Culture

This global humanities course examines LGBT culture, artists, and writers from ancient Greece, Rome, Egypt, China, Africa and the Americas to Medieval and Renaissance Europe and Mexico through pre-World War II Europe and 1950Õs Japan and America. Students assess changing cultural attitudes about gender identity and sexual orientation.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
LGBT 18

Transgender Lives, Culture and Art

Focuses on Transgender and ‘gender variant’ figures throughout the world who, historically, held a sacred place within ancient cultures as evidenced in art and literature. The course will then move to explore modem and contemporary views of Trans gender and ‘gender variant’ people within various cultures including LGBT politics, art and culture.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
LGBT 24

Male Intimacy & Relationships

This course studies male to male intimate relationships from a variety of perspectives. Integrating the personal experiences of class members, the course also examines biological, psychological, social, cultural, and legal influences upon men’s ability to develop and sustain intimate relationships. Students will gain a better understanding of how to seek and participate in more satisfying relationships as well as how understand and cope with the many forces that impact male same-sex relationships.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA, ASFull (16 weeks)
LGBT 5

Introduction to Lesbian, Bisexual, Gay, and Transgender Studies

This introductory course examines a broad range of contemporary LGBT issues in various domestic and global contexts including bio-medical, sociological and political. Additionally, students have the opportunity to explore intersecting identities while developing research and critical thinking skills vital for further progress in the program.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA, AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
LI S 10

Use of Information Resources

Students develop skills using a range of information tools and sources, and explore concepts related to information production and sharing. Research topic development, search strategies, content evaluation and citation are covered.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Flex (8 weeks)
LIBR 51

Intro to Libraries

Addresses major foundations, access, technology and reference competencies for library support staff. Surveys historical and contemporary resources and the functions and organization of libraries. Emphasis on catalogs, databases, and the evaluation and documentation of resources.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASFull (16 weeks)
LIBR 53

Library Public Services

Provides an introduction to public services in all library types. Overview of the types of positions and career opportunities available in this area to Library Technicians. Focus includes reference, programming, and most public-facing library services.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASFull (16 weeks)
LIBR 56

Computers in Libraries

Addresses major communications, teamwork, foundations and technology competencies for library support staff. Surveys digital technologies in a modem library and networked environment; emphasizes technological change in creating, delivering and using information products and services.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASFull (16 weeks)
LIBR 57

Internet Research Strategies

Supports reference, communications, teamwork, foundations and technology competencies for library support staff; introduces the general student to effective strategies for search, research and resource evaluation on the Web.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASFull (16 weeks)
LIBR 58C

Business Resources & Libraries

Supports reference, communications, teamwork, foundations and technology competencies for library support staff. Surveys need and use of business information and libraries for personal, corporate or academic use from print and online resources.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASFull (16 weeks)
MABS 101

Spreadsheets for Business/Excel

Experience in creating, modifying, and printing spreadsheets using Excel software. Includes creating charts, working with advanced functions, database features, and the use of macros.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
MABS 101

Spreadsheets for Business/Excel

Experience in creating, modifying, and printing spreadsheets using Excel software. Includes creating charts, working with advanced functions, database features, and the use of macros.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
MABS 101

Spreadsheets for Business/Excel

Experience in creating, modifying, and printing spreadsheets using Excel software. Includes creating charts, working with advanced functions, database features, and the use of macros.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
MABS 60

Computer Applications: Business

Introduction to the concepts and skills required for using computer applications for business. Includes fundamental concepts of hardware, the operating system, and the most frequently used office applications: word processing, electronic spreadsheet, database management, presentations, web browser, and email.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS-TFull (16 weeks)
MABS 60

Computer Applications: Business

Introduction to the concepts and skills required for using computer applications for business. Includes fundamental concepts of hardware, the operating system, and the most frequently used office applications: word processing, electronic spreadsheet, database management, presentations, web browser, and email.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS-TFull (16 weeks)
MABS 67

Database for Bus/MS Access

Introduction to a relational dynamic database environment using Microsoft’s Access relational database software. Experience creating and modifying business databases, including queries, forms, reports and macros.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
MATH 110A

Calculus I

A first course in single-variable calculus. Limits, continuity, differentiation, applications of differentiation, and an introduction to integration.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
MATH 110B

Calculus II

A second course in single-variable calculus. Applications of integration, techniques of integration, numerical integration, indeterminate forms, improper integrals, parametrized curves, polar coordinates, infinite sequences and series, and power series..

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
MATH 130

Linear Algebra and Differential Equations

Real vector spaces, subspaces, linear dependence, span, matrix algebra, determinants, basis, dimension, inner product spaces, linear transformations, eigenvalues, eigenvectors, and proofs. Ordinary differential equations and first-order linear systems of differential equations; explicit solutions; qualitative analysis of solution behavior; linear structure, existence, and uniqueness of solutions. Partial differential equations.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASFull (16 weeks)
MATH 30

Prealgebra with Basic Math

Addition, subtraction, multiplication and division of signed numbers. Number fluency with conversions between fractions, decimals and percents. Order of operations, natural number exponents, and square roots. Simplifying and evaluating algebraic expressions and solving single-variable linear equations. Applications involving measurements, rates, ratios, proportions, percents, perimeter, and area.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
MATH 40

Elementary Algebra

Operations on real numbers; evaluating, combining, and simplifying polynomials, rational expressions, integer-exponent expressions, and square root expressions; solving linear and quadratic equations, linear inequalities, and systems of linear equations; graphing lines; and applications. Attention to developing proficiency in communication of mathematics, problem solving, and effective learning skills.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
MATH 60

Intermediate Algebra

Polynomials and rational expressions; solving linear, quadratic, and rational equations; linear inequalities; systems of linear equations; graphing lines, parabolas, and circles; radicals and rational exponents; complex numbers; introduction to functions; introduction to exponential functions and logarithms; applications; problem solving skills.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
MATH 60

Intermediate Algebra

Polynomials and rational expressions; solving linear, quadratic, and rational equations; linear inequalities; systems of linear equations; graphing lines, parabolas, and circles; radicals and rational exponents; complex numbers; introduction to functions; introduction to exponential functions and logarithms; applications; problem solving skills.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
MATH 70

Liberal Arts Math

Survey of mathematics for students with nontechnical goals. Topics include problem solving, set theory, logic, number theory, modeling with functions, geometry, finance, combinatorics, probability, and the role of mathematics in modern society. This course is designed to enhance student appreciation of both the beauty and utility of mathematics.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASyesFull (16 weeks)
MATH 80

Probability and Statistics

Descriptive statistics: organization of data, sample surveys, experiments and observational studies, measures of central tendency and dispersion, correlation, regression lines, and analysis of variance (ANOVA). Probability theory. Random variables: expected value, variance, independence, probability distributions, normal approximation. Sampling: sampling distributions, and statistical inference, estimating population parameters, interval estimation, standard tests of hypotheses.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-T, AS-TyesFull (16 weeks)
MATH 80

Probability and Statistics

Descriptive statistics: organization of data, sample surveys, experiments and observational studies, measures of central tendency and dispersion, correlation, regression lines, and analysis of variance (ANOVA). Probability theory. Random variables: expected value, variance, independence, probability distributions, normal approximation. Sampling: sampling distributions, and statistical inference, estimating population parameters, interval estimation, standard tests of hypotheses.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-T, AS-TyesFull (16 weeks)
MATH 80

Probability and Statistics

Descriptive statistics: organization of data, sample surveys, experiments and observational studies, measures of central tendency and dispersion, correlation, regression lines, and analysis of variance (ANOVA). Probability theory. Random variables: expected value, variance, independence, probability distributions, normal approximation. Sampling: sampling distributions, and statistical inference, estimating population parameters, interval estimation, standard tests of hypotheses.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-T, AS-TyesFull (16 weeks)
MATH 80

Probability and Statistics

Descriptive statistics: organization of data, sample surveys, experiments and observational studies, measures of central tendency and dispersion, correlation, regression lines, and analysis of variance (ANOVA). Probability theory. Random variables: expected value, variance, independence, probability distributions, normal approximation. Sampling: sampling distributions, and statistical inference, estimating population parameters, interval estimation, standard tests of hypotheses.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-T, AS-TyesFull (16 weeks)
MATH 80

Probability and Statistics

Descriptive statistics: organization of data, sample surveys, experiments and observational studies, measures of central tendency and dispersion, correlation, regression lines, and analysis of variance (ANOVA). Probability theory. Random variables: expected value, variance, independence, probability distributions, normal approximation. Sampling: sampling distributions, and statistical inference, estimating population parameters, interval estimation, standard tests of hypotheses.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-T, AS-TyesFull (16 weeks)
MATH 90

Precalculus Algebra

Real functions and their graphs; one-to-one and inverse functions; polynomial, rational, exponential and logarithmic functions; complex numbers and zeros of polynomials; linear systems and matrices; geometric transformations and conic sections; topics in discrete mathematics.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASyesFull (16 weeks)
MATH 95

Trigonometry

Trigonometric functions and their graphs; trigonometric identities and equations; inverse trigonometric functions; solving triangles; complex numbers.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASFull (16 weeks)
MATH 95

Trigonometry

Trigonometric functions and their graphs; trigonometric identities and equations; inverse trigonometric functions; solving triangles; complex numbers.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASFull (16 weeks)
MGT 231

Introduction to Supervision and Management

Concepts of supervision and management including planning, organizing, recruiting, training, decision-making, communication, employee relations, motivation, discipline, rewards/incentives, and grievances.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
MUS 24

Music of East Asia

A cross-cultural, comparative survey of both historical and recent developments in the music of China, Japan, and Korea, including the relationship of East Asian music to other aspects of East Asian cultures-philosophy, religion, theater, and dance.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
MUS 27A

Musical Appreciation

A survey of Western art music from the Middle Ages to the present, examined within cultural, social, and political contexts. Topics include musical elements, forms, and stylistic features of each historical period, as well as the individual characteristics of its representative composers.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
PE 202

Interactive Fitness

Interactive Fitness will allow students to improve fitness levels utilizing pulse/heart rate monitoring, strength training, flexibility exercises and dietary information. Students will learn to create a balanced lifelong exercise program using the outlined training techniques to develop cardiovascular fitness, muscular strength and endurance, flexibility and improvement of dietary knowledge.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
PHOT 50B

History/Aesthetics of Photography since 1945

This course examines various aspects of photography, including photographers, photographs and technical innovations, within their historical, social and cultural contexts. Although students will study photography as it has been applied to journalism, science, fashion, advertising, etc., emphasis will be on photography as art. For course details, contact the instructor at kperry@ccsf.edu.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
PHOT 50B

History/Aesthetics of Photography since 1945

This course examines various aspects of photography, including photographers, photographs and technical innovations, within their historical, social and cultural contexts. Although students will study photography as it has been applied to journalism, science, fashion, advertising, etc., emphasis will be on photography as art. For course details, contact the instructor at kperry@ccsf.edu.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
PHYC 10

Conceptual Physics

An overview of physics. Content is taught at a conceptual level using basic math such as ratios, square roots, scientific notation, graph interpretation, slope and simple algebra. Topics include mechanics, properties of matter, heat, sound, electricity, magnetism, light, and nuclear physics.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASyesFull (16 weeks)
PHYC 2A

Introductory Physics

First course in a two semester sequence required of most premedical, biology, veterinary, physical therapy, and architecture degrees. Core topics include kinematics, dynamics, work and energy, momentum, rotations, simple harmonic motion, fluids, heat and thermodynamics. For course details, students must check instructor’s website https://sites.google.com/mail.ccsf.edu/apevyhouse.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASyesFull (16 weeks)
PHYC 2AC

Introductory Physics-Calculus Supplement

This course deals with the application of calculus to topics in mechanics, fluids, heat and sound.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
PHYC 4A

Classical Mechanics for Scientists and Engineers

This is the first course in a calculus-based four semester sequence. Core topics include kinematics, dynamics, energy, momentum, rotation, gravitation, oscillations, and fluids.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASyesFull (16 weeks)
PHYC 4AL

Mechanics Laboratory for Scientists and Engineers

First laboratory course in a calculus-based four semester sequence. Core topics include experiments in kinematics, dynamics, energy, momentum, rotation, and oscillations.

Degree Certificate Course Length
ASyesFull (16 weeks)
POLS 1

American Government

Introduction to United States and California government and politics, including constitutions, political institutions and processes, and political actors. Examination of political behavior, public policy, political ideas, and public policy.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
POLS 1

American Government

Introduction to United States and California government and politics, including constitutions, political institutions and processes, and political actors. Examination of political behavior, public policy, political ideas, and public policy. All meetings on the Ocean Campus.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
POLS 1

American Government

Introduction to United States and California government and politics, including constitutions, political institutions and processes, and political actors. Examination of political behavior, public policy, political ideas, and public policy.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
POLS 1

American Government

Introduction to United States and California government and politics, including constitutions, political institutions and processes, and political actors. Examination of political behavior, public policy, political ideas, and public policy.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
PSYC 1

General Psychology

A scientific approach to the study of behavior and mental processes designed for both majors and non-majors. Topics include: research methods, biology of behavior, sensory systems, learning, memory, life-span development, motivation, emotion, personality theories, social psychology, abnormal psychology, and psychotherapy.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-TyesFlex (8 weeks)
PSYC 1

General Psychology

A scientific approach to the study of behavior and mental processes designed for both majors and non-majors. Topics include: research methods, biology of behavior, sensory systems, learning, memory, life-span development, motivation, emotion, personality theories, social psychology, abnormal psychology, and psychotherapy.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
PSYC 1

General Psychology

A scientific approach to the study of behavior and mental processes designed for both majors and non-majors. Topics include: research methods, biology of behavior, sensory systems, learning, memory, life-span development, motivation, emotion, personality theories, social psychology, abnormal psychology, and psychotherapy.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
PSYC 10

Abnormal Psychology

An introduction to the symptoms, prevalence, causes and treatments of disturbances in mental, emotional, and behavioral functioning. Methods of assessment, classification, current diagnostic criteria, and theoretical models for understanding these disorders are discussed in-depth.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
PSYC 1B

Biological Psychology

Biological Psychology explores the interaction between the body and behavior. Topics include structure and function of the nervous system, neurotransmitters, psychopharmacology, hormones, behavioral genetics, neuroplasticity and cognitive neuroscience. It examines the biological correlates of sensation, movement, sleep, hunger, sex, emotions, memory, language, and neurological and psychological disorders.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
PSYC 21

Lifespan Development

The multidisciplinary study of human development from conception through death. Examination of current research and theories with an emphasis on the ways that biological, psychological, sociocultural, and environmental forces and their interactions impact development throughout the lifespan.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
PSYC 21

Lifespan Development

The multidisciplinary study of human development from conception through death. Examination of current research and theories with an emphasis on the ways that biological, psychological, sociocultural, and environmental forces and their interactions impact development throughout the lifespan.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-TyesFlex (8 weeks)
PSYC 25

Psychology of Gender

This course is an analysis of theories and research on how behavioral, cognitive, and emotional processes are impacted by gender. It includes an intersectional critique of biological, psychological, sociocultural ideas of gender, gender continuums from cis to transgender and addresses topics such as stereotypes, relationships, violence, sexuality, work and academics from various perspectives. Included is a focus on experiences of, and responses to, oppression..

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
PSYC 26

Applied Psychology

Critical exploration of psychological theory, research findings, and concepts relevant to human adjustment. Emphasis on the proactive and practical application of psychology to improve self-awareness, facilitate personal growth, and enhance social relationships.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AA-TFull (16 weeks)
PSYC 5

Psych Statistics

An introduction to data analysis including measurement and research design. Intended for general education and prospective behavioral science majors. The course will focus on computation, interpretation, and application of both descriptive and inferential statistics. Topics include organization of data, central tendency and variability, hypothesis testing, non-parametric statistics, analysis of variance (ANOVA), and linear regression.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
R E 182

Escrow Fundamentals

Basic methods and techniques of escrow procedures and legal responsibilities of individuals engaged in escrow work. Types of instruments used on the job and their preparation, closing statements, disbursement of funds, proration calculations, public and ethical responsibilities.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
R E 184

Real Estate Practice

Day-to-day functions and operations of the real estate broker and salesperson. The duties and responsibilities of real estate brokerage including listing, prospecting, advertising, marketing, financing, sales techniques, escrow, ethics, and compliance of state and federal regulations.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
R E 186

Principles of Real Estate Finance

Analysis of real estate financing, including lending policies in financing residential, commercial and special purpose properties. Emphasis on various methods of financing and lending criteria.|| ||This class is part of CityOnline and has a shorter semester.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Full (16 weeks)
RUSS 1

Elementary Russian

Introductory course in Russian grammar, composition and reading. Practice in speaking, writing, and understanding Russian and introduction to Russian culture. For more details, please email the instructor: skristal@ccsf.edu.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
RUSS 21

Elementary Russian for Bilingual Students

Beginner’s course for bilingual students; elementary grammar, compositions and reading; special emphasis on the written aspect of the language.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
SOC 1

Introduction to Sociology

Designed for general education or those students majoring in one of the Behavioral Sciences. Introduction to human interaction from the sociological perspective and through the utilization or sociological concepts, theories and principles. Topics include culture, socialization, organizations, deviance, stratification, institutions, population, and social change.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
SOC 1

Introduction to Sociology

Designed for general education or those students majoring in one of the Behavioral Sciences. Introduction to human interaction from the sociological perspective and through the utilization or sociological concepts, theories and principles. Topics include culture, socialization, organizations, deviance, stratification, institutions, population, and social change.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
SOC 1

Introduction to Sociology

Designed for general education or those students majoring in one of the Behavioral Sciences. Introduction to human interaction from the sociological perspective and through the utilization or sociological concepts, theories and principles. Topics include culture, socialization, organizations, deviance, stratification, institutions, population, and social change.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
SOC 1

Introduction to Sociology

Designed for general education or those students majoring in one of the Behavioral Sciences. Introduction to human interaction from the sociological perspective and through the utilization or sociological concepts, theories and principles. Topics include culture, socialization, organizations, deviance, stratification, institutions, population, and social change.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
SOC 2

Social Deviance

The study of the nature of deviance, with special attention to the theories that underlay its definition, as well as the social practices that are derived from them. Analyses range from social psychological processes to the structure of social institutions (such as family, business, government, religion and law).

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
SOC 21

Intro to Research Methods

Study of the fundamental elements of empirical research and the variety of ways in which sociology applies them. Attention to the logic between theory, concept, hypothesis, and variable and the relationship between population, sample and data.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
SOC 3

Social Problems

Critical exploration of sociological research and thinking about contemporary social problems, including the types and causes of discrimination, as well inequalities in society. Using a variety of sociological perspectives, this course explores the causes and consequences of social problems on individuals and societies, and the methods for social change and problem solutions.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
SOC 35

Sex, Marriage & Family

Critical exploration of the social, psychological, cultural, historical, and economic factors related to gender roles, courtship, marriage, partnership, parenting, and family patterns in U.S. society.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)
SPAN 1A

Elementary Spanish

Beginner’s course in grammar, composition and reading. Practice in speaking and understanding Spanish. For more details, please email the instructor: seharmon@ccsf.edu.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
SPAN 1B

Elementary Spanish

Beginner’s course in grammar, composition and reading. Practice in speaking and understanding Spanish. For more details, please email the instructor: seharmon@ccsf.edu.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
SPAN 32

Spanish for Heritage Speakers 2

Intensive review of grammar. Composition and translation. Designed for bilingual/heritage students who are effective in oral communication in Spanish within their communities, but have insufficient formal training in written forms of the Spanish language. Emphasis on increasing vocabulary, reading and writing skills through essays and guided compositions.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
TH A 30

Introduction to Theatre

This course focuses on the relationship of theatre to various cultures throughout history, and on the contributions of significant individual artists. This course introduces students to elements of the production process including playwriting, acting, directing, design and criticism. Different periods, styles and genres will be surveyed.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
TH A 30

Introduction to Theatre

This course focuses on the relationship of theatre to various cultures throughout history, and on the contributions of significant individual artists. This course introduces students to elements of the production process including playwriting, acting, directing, design and criticism. Different periods, styles and genres will be surveyed.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
TH A 31

Survey of Classical Drama

Readings and analysis of the plays that form the historical foundation of modern European and American drama. Lectures, reading and discussion of plays from ancient Greece, through Shakespeare to the 19th century.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFlex 2 (8 weeks)
TH A 32

Survey of Modern Drama

Readings and analysis of plays that illustrate the major types of drama written for the modern stage. Lectures, reading and discussion of play scripts dating from the advent of 19th Century realism, through the writing of contemporary authors.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFlex (8 weeks)
TH A 32

Survey of Modern Drama

Readings and analysis of plays that illustrate the major types of drama written for the modern stage. Lectures, reading and discussion of play scripts dating from the advent of 19th Century realism, through the writing of contemporary authors.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFlex 2 (8 weeks)
TH A 33

Survey of the Art of Comedy

Historical analysis of Comedy in its many forms, its performances and literature presented on stage resulting in laughter. Lectures, readings, viewings and discussions of comedic performances and literature from the mimes of ancient Greece through Shakespeare, commedia dell’arte, stand up, improvisational and musical comedy of present day.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AAyesFull (16 weeks)
TRAD 1

Traditional Online Classes

City College continues to offer traditional 17.5-week online classes. Please see our traditional full-term online classes page for a list of these classes by clicking on the Instructor Website above.

Degree Certificate Course Length
Traditional (17.5 weeks)
WGST 25

Introduction to Women’s Studies: Feminism Demystified

Introduction to the origins, purpose, subject matter, and methods of Women’s Studies and to feminist perspectives on a range of social issues affecting women of diverse backgrounds. Study of the formation of gender and its intersections with race, class, sexuality, dis/ability, age, religion, and other systems of difference.

Degree Certificate Course Length
AS, AA-TyesFull (16 weeks)