Sara Sanders, Ph.D.

Full Time Faculty - Anatomy & Physiology

Life Science

Office: NU 6 - Room: 177

480-461-7310

Office Hours

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM8:30 AM - 11:30 AM10:30 AM - 11:30 AM 
 

Online

Online

Online

 
By appointment   By appointment

Office hours for fall 2020 will be held online via Webex or Zoom. Please contact to schedule a time to meet. Office hours are also available by appointment.

Classes Taught

Spring 2022

BIO160 Introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology 4 Credits
Principles of scientific method. Structural organization, homeostasis and control mechanisms of the body. Specific chemistry concepts. Structure and function of the major systems of the body. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
29600
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture
01/18/2022 - 05/13/2022
TuTh
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Class Ended

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 29600 must also register for one of .
29814
Dobson Campus
Online Course
Hybrid
Lecture
01/18/2022 - 05/13/2022

Class Ended

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 29814 Students may contact instructor at: sara.sanders@mesacc.edu. Lecture is online and Lab is in person.

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 29814 must also register for .
29597
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/18/2022 - 05/13/2022

Class Ended

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 29597 The course requires regular access to Canvas online. Required course textbooks cost approximately $45 and purchasing information will be available in Canvas and your Maricopa email once enrolled in the course. Lab Kits are required and can be purchased at the bookstore. Students may contact sara.sanders@mesacc.edu.

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 29597 must also register for one of .

29815
Dobson Campus
Hybrid
Lab
01/18/2022 - 05/13/2022
Mo
10:30 AM - 1:20 PM

Class Ended

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 29815 Students may contact instructor at: sara.sanders@mesacc.edu

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 29815 must also register for .
29601
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lab
01/18/2022 - 05/13/2022
Tu
12:00 PM - 2:50 PM

Class Ended

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 29601 must also register for .
29598
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lab
01/18/2022 - 05/13/2022

Class Ended

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 29598 Students may contact instructor at: sara.sanders@mesacc.edu. Lab Kits are required and can be purchased at the bookstore.

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 29598 must also register for .
29599
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lab
01/18/2022 - 05/13/2022

Class Ended

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 29599 Students may contact instructor at: sara.sanders@mesacc.edu. Lab Kits are required and can be purchased at the bookstore.

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 29599 must also register for .
29602
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lab
01/20/2022 - 05/13/2022
Th
12:00 PM - 2:50 PM

Class Ended

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 29602 must also register for .

Summer 2022

BIO201 Human Anatomy and Physiology I 4 Credits
Study of structure and function of the human body. Topics include cells, tissues, integumentary system, skeletal system, muscular system, and nervous system.
Prerequisites: C or better in (BIO156, or BIO156XT, or BIO181, or BIO181XT, or 1 yr of high school biology) and (RDG100, or RDG100LL, or higher, or eligibility for CRE101). CHM130 or higher or one year of high school chemistry suggested but not required.
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences General [SG] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
15812
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture
05/31/2022 - 06/30/2022
MoTuWeTh
10:20 AM - 12:30 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.

Students may contact instructor at: sara.sanders@mesacc.edu

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 15812 must also register for .
15803
Live Online
Live Online
Lab
05/31/2022 - 06/30/2022
MoTuWeTh
8:00 AM - 10:10 AM

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.

Students may contact instructor at: sara.sanders@mesacc.edu

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 15803 must also register for .
BIO202 Human Anatomy and Physiology II 4 Credits
Continuation of structure and function of the human body. Topics include endocrine, circulatory, lymphatic, respiratory, digestive, urinary, and reproductive systems; and fluid and electrolyte balance.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in BIO201 or BIO201XT.
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences General [SG] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
15822
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture
07/05/2022 - 08/04/2022
MoTuWeTh
10:20 AM - 12:30 PM

Closed

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.

Students may contact instructor at: sara.sanders@mesacc.edu

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 15822 must also register for .

15823
Live Online
Live Online
Lab
07/05/2022 - 08/04/2022
MoTuWeTh
8:00 AM - 10:10 AM

Closed

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.

Students may contact instructor at: sara.sanders@mesacc.edu

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 15823 must also register for .

Fall 2022

BIO160 Introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology 4 Credits
Principles of scientific method. Structural organization, homeostasis and control mechanisms of the body. Specific chemistry concepts. Structure and function of the major systems of the body. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28849
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022

Open

23 of 48
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 28849 Students may contact instructor at: sara.sanders@mesacc.edu.

Class 28849 This class will be taught in an asynchronous online format, meaning it will not require regular attendance on specific days/times. Students are able to work on course material on their own time. Optional online lecture and lab meetings will be hosted weekly, and will be recorded and posted. Instructor will be available for additional help and guidance through virtual office hours. Students will need access to a computer (laptop, PC, Mac or iPad) with a webcam, and internet access. Chromebooks will not meet course technology requirements.

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

Class 28849 Lab kits are required. These can be purchased in the bookstore.

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 28849 must also register for one of .
30590
Dobson Campus
Online Course
Hybrid
Lecture
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022

Open

14 of 18
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 30590 Students may contact instructor at: sara.sanders@mesacc.edu

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 30590 must also register for .
28852
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture
08/23/2022 - 12/16/2022
TuTh
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Open

22 of 36
Seats Available

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

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 28852 must also register for one of .
30591
Dobson Campus
Hybrid
Lab
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022
Mo
9:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Open

14 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.

Students may contact instructor at: sara.sanders@mesacc.edu

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 30591 must also register for .
28850
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lab
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022

Open

7 of 24
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 28850 Students may contact instructor at: sara.sanders@mesacc.edu.

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

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 28850 must also register for .
28851
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lab
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022

Open

16 of 24
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 28851 Students may contact instructor at: sara.sanders@mesacc.edu.

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

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 28851 must also register for .
28853
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lab
08/23/2022 - 12/16/2022
Tu
12:00 PM - 2:50 PM

Open

9 of 18
Seats Available

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

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 28853 must also register for .
28854
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lab
08/25/2022 - 12/16/2022
Th
12:00 PM - 2:50 PM

Open

13 of 18
Seats Available

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

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 28854 must also register for .

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