FSHE 185 :: The Science of Human Nutrition
Fall 2013 @Kapiolani CC

CRN: 31208, 31209, 31210, 31211
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: BARBARA LIECHTY
liechty@hawaii.edu
(808) 342-1600 (Ph)
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 08/26/2013 - 11/27/2013
Schedule Notes: Online class facilitated by Laulima. No on campus meetings or simultaneous logon requirements.
Course Requirements: Recommended Preparation:
Basic computer competency skills.
Course Description: FSHE 185 covers the integration of natural science concepts basic to the study of human nutrition. Emphasis is placed on the nutrient requirements of healthy individuals, nutrient categories and their characteristics, physiological functions, and food sources. Includes the review and adaptation of dietary practices to reflect current nutritional concerns and issues.

The course is designed for the person who wants an introduction to nutrition. No college-level science background is required. Go to the instructor's public website <http://www2.hawaii.edu/~liechty/> to review the course outline.

These FSHE 185 class sections (CRNs 31208, 31209, 31210, 31211) are online classes facilitated by Laulima. There are no on campus meetings or simultaneous logon requirements.
Textbooks: Books may be purchased at the Kapiolani CC bookstore or ordered online at http://www.bookstore.hawaii.edu/uhkcc/home.aspx. If you do not have access to the Internet or unable to travel to the bookstore, you may also order by phone at 1-800-UHBOOKS

Technical Requirements: The Internet allows students to take a course at home using a personal computer. Familiarity with using a computer and basic Internet skills (browsing, sending e-mail, saving/sending files) is required. Students must have a computer with Internet access. Depending on the online course, students may be required to log in at a specific day and time or at anytime. Students taking an online course should always contact their instructor after registration or prior to the first day of class to get detailed information regarding the course.

Minimum Computer Hardware/Software Requirements:
http://www.hawaii.edu/its/swhw_info-stu.html

Laulima Help
http://www.hawaii.edu/talent/laulima_students.htm
Additional Notes: This class section is shorter than the 16 week semester. Class length is 26 August - 27 November.

To be successful in this class, students must have:
1) daily access to a reliable computer with high-speed Internet connection;
2) computer skills to open, save, rename, upload, and download files, view video clips, access study tools, and take quizzes and exams on line;
3) MS Word to complete homework assignments.
For additional class information, visit the instructor's public website: http://www2.hawaii.edu/-liechty/.

Please check your MyUH portal account regularly for announcements about class cancellations, UH system announcements, and/or email.
Updated: Tuesday, May 14, 2013 10:51:22