BI 214 Personal & Community Health
S1T 2008 DLA
BS honors,MS BiotechnologyPhD Genetics & Molecular Biology (inc)
http://www.mypyramidtracker.gov - Free registration
You will use this website to track your diet for your nutrition project. I recommend that you register and familiarize yourself with this website as soon as possible.
Textbooks can be purchased through the MBS bookstore
Textbooks can be purchased through the Parkville Bookstore
Additional Resources: Please check the individual week units for additional web based resources that will help you to achieve the week's learning goals.
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Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Core assessment is the final exam consisting of 76 objective questions (2 pts each) and 7 discussion question (point value indicated on each).
Link to Class RubricClass Assessment:
Assessment items include the final examination, quizzes, projects, homework assignments and class participation. The core assessment for this course is the comprehensive final exam which consists of 76 objective items and 7 essay type written discussion items. (Meets 25% of overall course grade)
Late Submission of Course Materials:
Because this course is concerned with your long term health, there are a couple of long term projects built into the course. The Nutrition project involves the use of the MyPyramidTracker diet analysis program. This project will extend over a three week period and will involve daily recording of foods. The Wellness or physical fitness project extends over a longer period of time (six weeks). Although the directions are specific about the activities that you participate in, if there are circumstances that prevent you from completing them please contact me and we will work on a different aspect for you.
Introduction & Physical Activity
Nutrition & Weight Management
Stress & Psychological Health
Sexuality & Reproduction
Birth Control & STDs
Drugs, Alcohol & Tobacco
Immunity & Infection, Cancer
Cardiovascular & Aging
Academic Honesty:Academic integrity is the foundation of the academic community. Because each student has the primary responsibility for being academically honest, students are advised to read and understand all sections of this policy relating to standards of conduct and academic life. Park University 2007-2008 Undergraduate Catalog Page 85-86
Plagiarism:Plagiarism involves the use of quotations without quotation marks, the use of quotations without indication of the source, the use of another's idea without acknowledging the source, the submission of a paper, laboratory report, project, or class assignment (any portion of such) prepared by another person, or incorrect paraphrasing. Park University 2007-2008 Undergraduate Catalog Page 85
Attendance Policy:Instructors are required to maintain attendance records and to report absences via the online attendance reporting system.
Park University 2007-2008 Undergraduate Catalog Page 87-88
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Last Updated:12/28/2007 9:03:28 PM