Dori Dipietro

Residential Faculty - Director of the MCC Social Work Program

Program Director :

Cultural Science

Office: SC 14 - Room: SC 066

480-461-7074

480-461-7074 (alt)

Office Hours

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM10:45 AM - 12:00 PM9:00 AM - 10:00 AM8:00 AM - 9:00 AM 
   6:10 PM - 7:10 PM 

This fall 2020 semester I am avaible to teach and have office hours "Live Online" so I am happy to meet with you any time that works best for YOU!  Please email me to make an appointment and I look forward to meeting with you.

Classes Taught

Summer 2022

SWU282AC Volunteerism for Social Work: A Service Learning Experience 3 Credits
Service-learning field experience within private/public agencies, and citizen volunteer groups.
Prerequisites: Permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
16105
Dobson Campus
SD Instructor Office
Field Based
Lab
05/31/2022 - 07/21/2022

Class Ended

SWU295 Effective Helping in a Diverse World 3 Credits
Introduction to professional helper communication skills with respect to cross-cultural practice and diversity issues, in a social work setting. Prerequisites: None. SWU171 suggested but not required.
General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
16254
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture
05/16/2022 - 06/30/2022
Mo
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Class Ended

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 16254 Students may contact instructor at: dori.dipietro@mesacc.edu

Fall 2022

SWU171 Introduction to Social Work 3 Credits
Analysis of contemporary social welfare services and professional social work. Prerequisites: None.
Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.
General Education Designations: Historical Awareness [H], Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
30971
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture
08/22/2022 - 10/14/2022
Mo
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Closed

No Seats Available

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 30971 Students may contact instructor at: dori.dipietro@mesacc.edu

Class 30971 This class is intended for the PPSSWSSP grant cohort.

SWU291 Social Service Delivery Systems 3 Credits
Purposes, structures, and delivery systems of human service agencies. Includes 40 hours of volunteer experience in local human service agencies.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in SWU171, or permission of Department or Division or Corequisites: SWU171.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
29939
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022

Closed

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 29939 Students may contact instructor at: dori.dipietro@mesacc.edu

Fall Flex Start 2022

SWU171 Introduction to Social Work 3 Credits
Analysis of contemporary social welfare services and professional social work. Prerequisites: None.
Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.
General Education Designations: Historical Awareness [H], Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28534
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture
09/06/2022 - 12/16/2022
Tu
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Open

5 of 25
Seats Available

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 28534 Students may contact instructor at: dori.dipietro@mesacc.edu

30425
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture
09/07/2022 - 12/16/2022
We
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Open

17 of 25
Seats Available

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 30425 Students may contact instructor at: dori.dipietro@mesacc.edu

SWU183 Introductory Ethics: A Social Service Perspective 3 Credits
Introductory exploration of ethics from a historical and multicultural perspective viewed through the lens of contemporary social issues. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
30479
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
10/17/2022 - 12/16/2022

Open

18 of 25
Seats Available

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

SWU250 Mindfulness for Stress Management 3 Credits
Introduction to the theory, research and practice behind mindfulness and stress management as it relates to quality of life issues and professional self-care. Focus on maintaining a healthy lifestyle and managing personal/professional stress by incorporating evidence based research on nutrition, mindfulness, communication, positive psychology, exercise, environmental factors contributing to wellness and disease; immune system support, activity management and developing practices that facilitate maintaining living in balance. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
30833
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture
09/07/2022 - 12/16/2022
We
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Open

16 of 18
Seats Available

Notes: Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 30833 Students may contact instructor at: dori.dipietro@mesacc.edu

SWU291 Social Service Delivery Systems 3 Credits
Purposes, structures, and delivery systems of human service agencies. Includes 40 hours of volunteer experience in local human service agencies.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in SWU171, or permission of Department or Division or Corequisites: SWU171.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
29940
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture
09/06/2022 - 12/16/2022
Tu
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Open

11 of 25
Seats Available

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 29940 Students may contact instructor at: dori.dipietro@mesacc.edu

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