BIOL182: Human Anatomy and Physiology II
Section: HU1     (Hybrid)

About This Course


Semester and YearSpring 2014 / (15 weeks): Jan 22, 2014 to May 19, 2014
(See "Getting Started" below for details about orientation)

Instructor(s)

Julie Crowell   Email: Julie.Crowell@bucks.edu
Phone: 215-968-8305

Course Credits

4 credits

Time Requirements

Plan a minimum of 6 - 9 hours per week for your coursework. While online learning courses provide flexibility in time, geography, and travel, the work required for successful completion is identical to that for the face-to-face course.   Your instructor may specify additional time requirements in the "Other information" field below or during your orientation.

Delivery Mode

Hybrid:
Classroom and Web-based instruction

Official College Course Description

The complete college course description can be viewed at:

Student Characteristics

Open to self-motivated, self-disciplined students who can handle college-level work and study independently.

Instructor Provided Course Format

A sample Course Format is typically available in WebAdvisor's "Search for Sections" results. Course Formats explain how the instructor will conduct the class and may include: course policies, grading guidelines, assignment due dates, etc.

Student Requirements

This course has the following requirements for students:
  • Read the important instructor supplied information located at the end of this document

REQUIRED Campus Meetings

There are MANDATORY campus meetings or tests other than orientation. You should NOT register for this course if you are unavailable to attend these meetings.

This hybrid section meets Weekly

Dates/Locations of required meetings: Tuesdays 9-10:55am

Getting Started With This Course


Orientation(s)

This information has expired. If you are looking for current course information you must go to the current semester course information page.

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 start date.

Logging In

Log in to your Canvas course space at bucks.instructure.com

  • 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, go to WebAdvisor. Select Account information (upper right hand corner of the screen) then select What's My User ID? and follow the prompts. You will need to provide your last name AND either your 7 digit student ID number OR your social security #. 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.


Publisher's Website

This course will use a website developed by a textbook publisher. Specific details for accessing this website will be provided by your instructor.


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 department directly.

Click this link to see the book list for your course.


Other Information about the Course

Welcome to BIOL 182 HU1! I look forward to working with you online and weekly, Tuesdays from 9:00-10:55 on the Upper Bucks campus. Please note that this course starts (1/22) when the Bucks Spring semester starts. You must COMPLETE THE FOLLOWING 2 ASSIGNMENTS *** BEFORE ***we meet face-to-face the first time on Tuesday, January 28th. (1) Course Orientation and Orientation Quiz (to find this orientation and quiz, go to our course space in CANVAS. The link for the orientation and the quiz are in the first module). (2) McGraw Hill Connect Homework #1: The Brain (To complete this you will need to log on to the textbook Connect Plus course space).

Please note that while weekly homework and quizzes will be completed at home online and some exams will be given during class, 2 proctored exams (including 1 cumulative final) must be taken at a campus testing center.

The following class texts / materials are required:

• Anatomy & Physiology: The Unity of Form and Function by Saladin (6th ed.), and a Connect Plus access code. The BCCC Bookstore provides two textbook options, each with Connect Plus, one unbound and one bound/hardback.

• Laboratory Manual for Anatomy and Physiology by Wood. The text should say for BIOL 182. This is a custom edition for Bucks County Community College and can be purchased at the college bookstore. You will also need online access to Pearson’s masteringaandp.com. Codes for this come with your lab book, so please make sure to keep any cards that come with your lab book.

• Dissecting kit (Kits are available in the bookstore. Groups of 2-3 students may share a dissection kit).

Feel free to e-mail any questions / concerns at any time.