Getting Started With This Course
Orientation for this course is REQUIRED.
Failure to participate in a REQUIRED orientation, as specified below, may jeopardize your grade.
Your instructor will be handling orientation as indicated below.
Other Orientation Information
Your instructor will handle orientation face to face for the first class meeting on Tuesday, May 22nd Online using self paced tools, email, discussions and/or chat sessions will also be used during this class. You should plan to attend the first day of the session. Failure to do so may jeopardize your grade. This course will run through Canvas. You will be asked to use the textbook either online or hard copy can be purchased. Further information to be followed. Please be dressed to participate for each face to face meeting as well as bring the textbook.
Accessing Your Course
Canvas (by Instructure)
Your course is using Canvas. If you are new to Canvas, please visit the
Canvas Basics course space
to become familiar with Canvas prior to the start of your course. No login is required to
access this space.
You will be able to login to Canvas about two weeks prior to the start of your class.
However, your course becomes available as of 1 AM on the official course
Log in to your Canvas course space at
- Username: Your username is the same for every system at Bucks.
- Password: your Bucks Network password (used to log into any Bucks campus computer or to access any Bucks Library online database from off campus.)
If you do not know your Bucks Username, you can retrieve it by using the Find Your Username Form. Enter your Name, Birthday (mm/dd/yyyy) and either your 7 digit student ID number OR your social security number, then click Submit. Your Bucks username will display on the screen.
Note: Students are uploaded to Canvas several times a day. If you registered late, you won't be
able to access Canvas until the next upload takes place.
Purchasing Your Books and Other Course Materials
While you may purchase your books and other course materials from the provider of your choice (using the
ISBN number available through the course's academic department
where applicable to ensure the correct version), both the campus bookstore
and our online bookstore,
guarantee that they stock the correct version for your course.
Approximately 3 weeks prior to the start of the session you can use the link
below to see the list of books that have been selected by your instructor. If you have
any questions about the course materials listed, please contact your instructor or the academic
this link to see the book list for your course.
Other Information about the Course
Welcome to Individual Fitness and Wellness as a hybrid class. This is an exciting class which has the best of both worlds. We will meet face to face for only a few times, yet still working at our own pace online. We will review the topics in the book through canvas, postings, exams, lab, assignments and discussions. We will be meeting face to face for interactive fun workouts. Face to face classes are mandatory. Book is Get Fit, Stay Well.