Laura Hogan-Kobar

Adjunct Faculty - Exercise Science

Exercise Science

Office: ES 9

480-461-7551

Office Hours

Offce Hours by appt. only 

Classes Taught

Fall 2022

EXS101 Introduction to Exercise Science 3 Credits
Introductory course that will provide the student with a general overview of the key theories and concepts, professions, and research areas associated with the field of Exercise Science. Educational pathways and career options will also be examined. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28779
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022
MoWe
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Closed

HES100 Healthful Living 3 Credits
Health and wellness and their application to an optimal life style. Explores current topics of interest such as stress management, nutrition, fitness, and environmental health. Evaluates common risk factors associated with modern lifestyles. Prerequisites: None.
HES100 is required for the Personal Training Certificate.
General Education Designations: Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28782
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
08/22/2022 - 10/14/2022

Open

8 of 20
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.

Class 28782 Students may contact instructor at: laura.hogan-kobar@mesacc.edu

Fall Flex Start 2022

EXS125 Introduction to Exercise Physiology 3 Credits
Principles of exercise science applied to fitness instruction. Major factors related to the function of the human body will be examined/introduced with an emphasis on exercise physiology and functional anatomy.
A grade of C or better required in all Prerequisites. Prerequisites or Corequisites: EXS101 or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
30853
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture
09/07/2022 - 12/16/2022
MoWe
10:25 AM - 11:50 AM

Open

9 of 18
Seats Available

HES201 Substance Abuse and Behavior 3 Credits
Principles and factual bases of drug use and abuse. Physiological and sociopsychological effects of drug use and law enforcement of drug abuse. Consultants used extensively to enrich course. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28748
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
10/17/2022 - 12/16/2022

Open

13 of 20
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.

Class 28748 Students may contact instructor at: laura.hogan-kobar@mesacc.edu

Degrees & Awards

Exercise Science - Arizona State University  BS

Exercise Endocrinology - Arizona State University MS

Sport Psychology - Arizona State University, minor

Clinical Mental Health Counseling - Arizona State University, MC

National Certified Counselor - NBCC

Life Skills/Health & Nutrition Certified Coach - NBCC

EMDR Basic Training - EMDRIA

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