Sharon McLaughlin

Full Time Faculty - Health and Wellness

Exercise Science

Office: HW 8 - Room: 868

480-461-7138

Office Hours

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM1:00 PM - 3:00 PM8:30 AM - 9:00 AM7:00 AM - 9:00 AM 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM    
 

Online

 

Online

 
    By appointment

I strive to be flexible in my availability to meet with students. If the office hours listed above do not work for your schedule, please email me with times that work for you. Do not hesitate to suggest evening or weekend times for meetings, I will do my best to accommodate your needs. Virtual meetings are available any day of the week (all meetings booked via Calendly will email you a link to a Zoom meeting). In person meetings are available as listed above and upon request for other days/times.

 

Classes Taught

Fall 2022

EXS270AB Exercise Science Internship 2 Credits
A capstone experience in a fitness or health related facility. Eighty (80) hours of designated work per credit.
Prerequisites: Completion of nine (9) credits of EXS courses with a grade of C or better, current CPR and AED card, and permission of Department/Division Chair and/or the Program Director.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
38905
Dobson Campus
SD Instructor Office
Independent Study
Lab
08/26/2022 - 12/16/2022

Closed

EXS275 Sport Science Internship 3 Credits
A capstone experience in a fitness or health related facility supervised by a National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialists (CSCS) professional. Eighty (80) hours of designated work per credit.
Prerequisites: Completion of a grade of C or better in nine (9) credits of EXS courses, approved by the Department Chair and/or Director, current CPR and AED card, and permission of Department or Division.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
35705
Dobson Campus
Instructor Office
Independent Study
Lecture/Lab
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022

Class Started

Notes: Students must contact and meet with the instructor by [July, 22nd, 2022] in order to establish internship site placement and schedule

EXS275AA Sport Science Internship 1 Credits
A capstone experience in a fitness or health related facility supervised by a National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialists (CSCS) professional. Eighty (80) hours of designated work per credit.
Prerequisites: Completion of a grade of C or better in nine (9) credits of EXS courses, approved by the Department Chair and/or Director, current CPR and AED card, and permission of Department or Division.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
35706
Dobson Campus
Instructor Office
Independent Study
Lecture/Lab
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022

Closed

Notes: Students must contact and meet with the instructor by [July, 22nd, 2022] in order to establish internship site placement and schedule

EXS275AB Sport Science Internship 2 Credits
A capstone experience in a fitness or health related facility supervised by a National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialists (CSCS) professional. Eighty (80) hours of designated work per credit.
Prerequisites: Completion of a grade of C or better in nine (9) credits of EXS courses, approved by the Department Chair and/or Director, current CPR and AED card, and permission of Department or Division.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
35707
Dobson Campus
Instructor Office
Independent Study
Lecture/Lab
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022

Class Started

Notes: Students must contact and meet with the instructor by [July, 22nd, 2022] in order to establish internship site placement and schedule

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
28745
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022
MoWe
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Closed

Notes: Honors Program Only

Fall Flex Start 2022

EXS298AA Special Projects 1 Credits
Organized and tailored around the interests and needs of the individual student. Structured to provide an atmosphere of individualized research and study paralleled by professional expertise and guidance. Professional-type facilities and equipment available for student use. Allows the best aspects of independent study and individualized learning to be combined to maximize student development.
Prerequisites: Permission of Program Director or Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
31518
Dobson Campus
Instructor Office
Independent Study
Lab
10/17/2022 - 12/16/2022

Class Started

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
28747
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
09/06/2022 - 12/16/2022

Class Started

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 28747 Students may contact instructor at: sharon.mclaughlin@mesacc.edu

28775
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
09/06/2022 - 12/16/2022

Class Started

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 28775 Students may contact instructor at: sharon.mclaughlin@mesacc.edu

HES106 Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)/Automated External Defibrillator (AED) 0.5 Credits
Basic overview of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Automated External Defibrillator (AED). Covers choking procedures and the importance, guidelines, and techniques for performing CPR and utilizing an AED. Prerequisites: None.
Students may be required to complete additional practice time and skills assessment based upon skills assessment during the class session (a minimum of one hour within one week of the course, which is within the required contact hours for the course).
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
30755
Dobson Campus
Hybrid
Lecture
09/09/2022 - 09/09/2022
Fr
9:00 AM - 2:40 PM

Class Ended

30756
Dobson Campus
Hybrid
Lecture
10/07/2022 - 10/07/2022
Fr
9:00 AM - 2:40 PM

Class Ended

36358
Dobson Campus
Hybrid
Lecture
11/18/2022 - 11/18/2022
Fr
9:00 AM - 2:40 PM

Class Ended

HES210 Cultural Aspects of Health and Illness 3 Credits
Examines how culture influences health and illness, health care practices, barriers to health care, interactions with health care professionals, and health disparities in the U.S. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Global Awareness [G] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28787
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
09/06/2022 - 12/16/2022

Class Started

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 28787 Students may contact instructor at: sharon.mclaughlin@mesacc.edu

Spring 2023

EXS270AA Exercise Science Internship 1 Credits
A capstone experience in a fitness or health related facility. Eighty (80) hours of designated work per credit.
Prerequisites: Completion of nine (9) credits of EXS courses with a grade of C or better, current CPR and AED card, and permission of Department/Division Chair and/or the Program Director.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
33805
Dobson Campus
Instructor Office
Field Based
Lab
01/17/2023 - 05/12/2023

Open

10 of 10
Seats Available

Notes: Class 33805 Students must contact and meet with the instructor by December 15, 2022 in order to establish internship site placement and schedule. Students may contact instructor at sharon.mclaughlin@mesacc.edu

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

EXS270AB Exercise Science Internship 2 Credits
A capstone experience in a fitness or health related facility. Eighty (80) hours of designated work per credit.
Prerequisites: Completion of nine (9) credits of EXS courses with a grade of C or better, current CPR and AED card, and permission of Department/Division Chair and/or the Program Director.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
33807
Dobson Campus
Instructor Office
Field Based
Lab
01/17/2023 - 05/12/2023

Open

10 of 10
Seats Available

Notes: Class 33807 Students must contact and meet with the instructor by December 15, 2022 in order to establish internship site placement and schedule. Students may contact instructor at sharon.mclaughlin@mesacc.edu

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

EXS275AA Sport Science Internship 1 Credits
A capstone experience in a fitness or health related facility supervised by a National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialists (CSCS) professional. Eighty (80) hours of designated work per credit.
Prerequisites: Completion of a grade of C or better in nine (9) credits of EXS courses, approved by the Department Chair and/or Director, current CPR and AED card, and permission of Department or Division.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
30979
Dobson Campus
SD Instructor Office
Field Based
Lecture/Lab
01/17/2023 - 05/12/2023

Open

4 of 10
Seats Available

Notes: Class 30979 Students must contact and meet with the instructor by December 15, 2022 in order to establish internship site placement and schedule. Students may contact instructor at sharon.mclaughlin@mesacc.edu

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

EXS275AB Sport Science Internship 2 Credits
A capstone experience in a fitness or health related facility supervised by a National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialists (CSCS) professional. Eighty (80) hours of designated work per credit.
Prerequisites: Completion of a grade of C or better in nine (9) credits of EXS courses, approved by the Department Chair and/or Director, current CPR and AED card, and permission of Department or Division.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
30980
Dobson Campus
SD Instructor Office
Field Based
Lecture/Lab
01/17/2023 - 05/12/2023

Open

7 of 10
Seats Available

Notes: Class 30980 Students must contact and meet with the instructor by December 15, 2022 in order to establish internship site placement and schedule. Students may contact instructor at sharon.mclaughlin@mesacc.edu

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

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.
Required for Personal Training Certificate.
General Education Designations: Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28732
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/17/2023 - 03/10/2023

Open

10 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 28732 Students may contact instructor at: sharon.mclaughlin@mesacc.edu

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

This class is a Zero-Textbook-Cost Course, also known as a "Z Class." You will have access to class materials online without having to purchase a textbook.

HES106 Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)/Automated External Defibrillator (AED) 0.5 Credits
Basic overview of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Automated External Defibrillator (AED). Covers choking procedures and the importance, guidelines, and techniques for performing CPR and utilizing an AED. Prerequisites: None.
Students may be required to complete additional practice time and skills assessment based upon skills assessment during the class session (a minimum of one hour within one week of the course, which is within the required contact hours for the course).
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
30356
Dobson Campus
Hybrid
Lecture
01/20/2023 - 01/20/2023
Fr
9:00 AM - 2:40 PM

Open

2 of 8
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 30356 Students may contact instructor at sharon.mclaughlin@mesacc.edu

Spring Flex Start 2023

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.
Required for Personal Training Certificate.
General Education Designations: Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28733
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/30/2023 - 05/12/2023

Open

15 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 28733 Students may contact instructor at: sharon.mclaughlin@mesacc.edu

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

This class is a Zero-Textbook-Cost Course, also known as a "Z Class." You will have access to class materials online without having to purchase a textbook.

28754
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/30/2023 - 05/12/2023

Open

19 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 28754 Students may contact instructor at: sharon.mclaughlin@mesacc.edu

This class is a Zero-Textbook-Cost Course, also known as a "Z Class." You will have access to class materials online without having to purchase a textbook.

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

HES106 Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)/Automated External Defibrillator (AED) 0.5 Credits
Basic overview of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Automated External Defibrillator (AED). Covers choking procedures and the importance, guidelines, and techniques for performing CPR and utilizing an AED. Prerequisites: None.
Students may be required to complete additional practice time and skills assessment based upon skills assessment during the class session (a minimum of one hour within one week of the course, which is within the required contact hours for the course).
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
30386
Dobson Campus
Hybrid
Lecture
02/03/2023 - 02/03/2023
Fr
9:00 AM - 2:40 PM

Open

8 of 8
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 30386 Students may contact instructor at sharon.mclaughlin@mesacc.edu

30784
Dobson Campus
Hybrid
Lecture
03/03/2023 - 03/03/2023
Fr
9:00 AM - 2:40 PM

Open

8 of 8
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 30784 Students may contact instructor at sharon.mclaughlin@mesacc.edu

30479
Dobson Campus
Hybrid
Lecture
04/07/2023 - 04/07/2023
Fr
9:00 AM - 2:40 PM

Open

8 of 8
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 30479 Students may contact instructor at sharon.mclaughlin@mesacc.edu

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