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Courses

Community-Based Learning (CBL) courses include volunteer projects related to the course material. These projects help students better understand the subject through first hand experience, allow students to participate in community problem solving, and engage students with issues of values, leadership, and civic engagement.

  • The list of courses on this page and in the Class Schedule may not be a comprehensive list of all Community-Based Learning courses offered that term. Visit GivePulse for PCC to view all courses that include a CBL assignment.
  • Courses are designated as either having Optional or Required/Integrated CBL components. Students will want to contact specific instructors for more details on their course CBL requirements.
  • Courses listed below included CBL details provided by the course instructor. Refer to the class schedule for specific days, times, locations, CBL as optional or required, and other details.

Fall 2019

Listed by Subject
ART

ART 205 History of Western Art

Business

BA 224 Human Resource Management

Biology

BI 101 Biology

BI 211 Principles of Biology

Computer Applications and Office Systems

CAS 170 Beginning Excel

CAS 171 Intermediate Excel

Communication Studies

COMM 140 Intro to Intercultural Comm

Environmental Studies

ESR 141 Individual Sustainability

ESR 150 Environ Studies Orientation

Fire Protection Technology

FP 123 Haz Mat Awareness/Operations

FP 280A CE: Fire Protection

Foods and Nutrition

FN 225 Nutrition

Graphic Design

GD 249 Design Studio

Health Studies

HE 251 Community/Public Health Issues

HE 264 Health, Food & the Environment

History

HST 102 West Civ: Medieval to Modern

HST 106 History of China

HST 107 History of Korea and Japan

Mathematics

MTH 20 Basic Math

Paralegal

PL 140 Immigration Law for Paralegals

Sociology

More information about CBL and Sociology at PCC

SOC 205 Social Change in Societies

SOC 205 Social Change in Societies

SOC 223 Sociology of Aging

SOC 228 Intro Environmental Sociology

Women’s Studies

WS 101 Women’s Studies

WS 202 Women Activism Social Change

Listed by Campus
Cascade

ESR 141 Individual Sustainability

FP 123 Haz Mat Awareness/Operations

FP 280A CE: Fire Protection

PL 140 Immigration Law for Paralegals

SOC 205 Social Change in Societies

Rock Creek

ESR 150 Environ Studies Orientation

Southeast

 

Sylvania

BI 101 Biology

BI 211 Principles of Biology

CAS 170 Beginning Excel

CAS 171 Intermediate Excel

FN 225 Nutrition

GD 249 Design Studio

HST 102 West Civ: Medieval to Modern

SOC 205 Social Change in Societies

WS 101 Women’s Studies

WS 202 Women Activism Social Change

Distance Learning

ART 205 History of Western Art

BA 224 Human Resource Management

COMM 140 Intro to Intercultural Comm

HST 106 History of China

HST 107 History of Korea and Japan

MTH 20 Basic Math

SOC 205 Social Change in Societies

SOC 223 Sociology of Aging

SOC 228 Intro Environmental Sociology

 

Winter 2020

Listed by Subject
Business
Biology
Computer Applications and Office Systems
Computer Information Systems
Communication Studies
Economics
Early Education and Family Studies
Family and Human Services
Fire Protection Technology
Health Studies
History
Mathematics
Religious Studies
Sociology

More information about CBL and Sociology at PCC

Women’s Studies
Writing
Listed by Campus
Cascade
Rock Creek
Southeast
Sylvania
Distance Learning

Spring 2020

Listed by Subject
Business
Biology
Computer Applications and Office Systems
Computer Information Systems
Communication Studies
Economics
Early Education and Family Studies
Family and Human Services
Fire Protection Technology
Health Studies
History
Mathematics
Religious Studies
Sociology

More information about CBL and Sociology at PCC

Women’s Studies
Writing
Listed by Campus
Cascade
Rock Creek
Southeast
Sylvania
Distance Learning

Summer 2020

Listed by Subject
Business
Biology
Computer Applications and Office Systems
Computer Information Systems
Communication Studies
Economics
Early Education and Family Studies
Family and Human Services
Fire Protection Technology
Health Studies
History
Mathematics
Religious Studies
Sociology

More information about CBL and Sociology at PCC

Women’s Studies
Writing
Listed by Campus
Cascade
Rock Creek
Southeast
Sylvania
Distance Learning
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