S
Welcome to NS270!
Instructor: Stacey Day, MS, RD
sday2@kaplan.edu
AIM: staceydayRD
Phone: 267-416-0165
Methods of communication
S Course Announcements
S Kaplan email
S “Ask the instructor” under Course Home
S Grade book
S Pri...
S
Seminar Rules
Seminar rules & Etiquette
S Synchronous Seminar:
S If you can’t make it to the live seminar complete Seminar Option 2.
S S...
Seminar rules continued
S If we need to refocus and move on I might say “Hold
your comments, or let’s regroup”
S Seminars ...
Seminar continued
S If we experience technical difficulties we will continue the
discussion in the live section under cour...
Seminar - Option 2
Respond to the seminar discussion questions listed. Each
response will be graded individually and poste...
S
Syllabus
NS270 –Nutrition assessment
& Management
S Credit hours 5
S Comprehensive and covers a wide
range of topics.
S It will be ...
NS270 course materials
S E Text books
S Text: Lee, Robert D and Nieman, David C. Nutritional
Assessment, 4th edition, ISBN...
NS270 DATES
S Unit 2 Project
S Unit 4 Project
Final Project Due Week 9
Very large project.
Begin working on it in Unit 5.
...
NS270 course Calendar
S Each unit starts on Wednesday and ends on Tuesday at
11:59 PM.
S Dates are located in the syllabus...
NS270 Grading Criteria
S Seminar - 22.5% of grade
S 25 pts x 9 wks = 225 points
S Discussion Board - 31.5% of grade
S 35 p...
Grading scale & time table
S Kaplan University Grading Scale (A – F)
S Grades will be posted:
S Projects, Discussion, Semi...
Gradebook
S Check your grade book for grading comments
S * Indicates it hasn’t been graded
S Once graded, a numerical valu...
Gradebook example
Late work & Incompletes
S Late Work – No late work will be accepted!
S Kaplan University does not allow late work to be ac...
Late Work policy
S Extenuating Circumstances
S Personal/family member hospitalization
S Death in the family
S Weather/envi...
Tutoring and Help
S KU Writing Center
S Tutoring
S APA citation
S Review grammar
S See sample essays
S Chat with a live tu...
APA Format required
S Be sure to have your project assignments submitted in this correct format
S Title Page
S Double spac...
Sample title page
Sample text
Sample reference page
APA Format
S Kaplan Library
S Take the library tour
S Become familiar with the Additional Resources >Research
Guides for q...
Resources to help you
S Announcement “Accessing the Writing Center” ppt
S Doc Sharing “Project Assignment Guidelines”
S Co...
Resources to help you
S Announcement “Accessing the Writing Center” ppt
S Doc Sharing “Project Assignment Guidelines”
S Co...
Writing Center tour
Writing Center tour
Writing Center tour
Writing Center tour
Writing Center tour
Rubrics – Grading criteria
S Projects
S Due Tuesday by 11:59 PM for full credit
S Seminar
S Synchronous Seminar
S Seminar ...
Other
S Attendance/tardiness policy
S Plagiarism Policy (see link under course home)
S 1st offense: Failure of assignment
...
S
Syllabus questions???
Please email me at
sday2@kaplan.edu
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  1. 1. S Welcome to NS270! Instructor: Stacey Day, MS, RD sday2@kaplan.edu AIM: staceydayRD Phone: 267-416-0165
  2. 2. Methods of communication S Course Announcements S Kaplan email S “Ask the instructor” under Course Home S Grade book S Private message during seminar S Phone Number: 267-416-0165 S Please only call from 9am – 9pm, EST S If I do not answer please leave me your phone number, best time to reach you, and your time zone.
  3. 3. S Seminar Rules
  4. 4. Seminar rules & Etiquette S Synchronous Seminar: S If you can’t make it to the live seminar complete Seminar Option 2. S Seminars start and end on time. S If two minutes late or greater, 0.42 points will be deducted per minute late or leaving early. S For complete credit you must arrive on time and stay the entire hour. S Graded on frequency of posts. S Stay on topic with your comments S Time will go quickly during seminar
  5. 5. Seminar rules continued S If we need to refocus and move on I might say “Hold your comments, or let’s regroup” S Seminars are recorded and you can view or read the transcript saved under the seminar archive. S Remember to use netiquette – respect everyone. S Be prepared for the seminar topic
  6. 6. Seminar continued S If we experience technical difficulties we will continue the discussion in the live section under course home or we could all go to AIM to finish out the discussion S The grading rubric for option 1 & 2 are posted in the syllabus.
  7. 7. Seminar - Option 2 Respond to the seminar discussion questions listed. Each response will be graded individually and posted to the grade book using the rubric found in your syllabus
  8. 8. S Syllabus
  9. 9. NS270 –Nutrition assessment & Management S Credit hours 5 S Comprehensive and covers a wide range of topics. S It will be a fun and challenging discovery.
  10. 10. NS270 course materials S E Text books S Text: Lee, Robert D and Nieman, David C. Nutritional Assessment, 4th edition, ISBN:0-07-244106, Kaplan E-book. S Stanfield, Peggy S. and Hui, Y.H, Nutrition & Diet Therapy, Self-Instructional Modules. ISBN: 0-7637-2140- 9 S Hard copy is available at Amazon S Software – Microsoft Word is required
  11. 11. NS270 DATES S Unit 2 Project S Unit 4 Project Final Project Due Week 9 Very large project. Begin working on it in Unit 5. Suggested timeline is in DocSharing
  12. 12. NS270 course Calendar S Each unit starts on Wednesday and ends on Tuesday at 11:59 PM. S Dates are located in the syllabus. S Unit/Topic S Learning Activities S Assessments S Worksheets – in Doc Sharing
  13. 13. NS270 Grading Criteria S Seminar - 22.5% of grade S 25 pts x 9 wks = 225 points S Discussion Board - 31.5% of grade S 35 pts x 9 wks = 315 points S Projects - 46% of grade S Unit 2 – 100 points S Unit 4 – 150 points S Unit 9 – 210 points Total Points 1000
  14. 14. Grading scale & time table S Kaplan University Grading Scale (A – F) S Grades will be posted: S Projects, Discussion, Seminar option 2 – within 5 days of due day or by Sunday of the following unit.
  15. 15. Gradebook S Check your grade book for grading comments S * Indicates it hasn’t been graded S Once graded, a numerical value will be assigned and appear as “25/25” S “0/25” indicates the assignment is due but has not been received S To find your comments on graded assignments click on your score “25/25”
  16. 16. Gradebook example
  17. 17. Late work & Incompletes S Late Work – No late work will be accepted! S Kaplan University does not allow late work to be accepted. If there is an extenuating circumstance as described prior, then contact me for alternative arrangements. Documentation must be provided S Incompletes S Must have 75% of the course work completed S File due date 1/18/11 S Work completed by 2/4/2011
  18. 18. Late Work policy S Extenuating Circumstances S Personal/family member hospitalization S Death in the family S Weather/environmental S Military assignment Note: computer related issues, internet connectivity issues and clinical blocks are not considered extenuating circumstances. Please contact me to make alternative arrangements if needed PRIOR to the assignment being due.
  19. 19. Tutoring and Help S KU Writing Center S Tutoring S APA citation S Review grammar S See sample essays S Chat with a live tutor S Paper review service - Submit a paper and receive feedback in 48 – 72 hours. S KU Math Center – Project Unit 4
  20. 20. APA Format required S Be sure to have your project assignments submitted in this correct format S Title Page S Double spaced S Reference page in APA format S You can potentially drop your grade from an A to a B by not following this format. S Use the tools, on line help, and tutors available to you (Writing Center) S References at the end of papers must be cited in the body of your paper.
  21. 21. Sample title page
  22. 22. Sample text
  23. 23. Sample reference page
  24. 24. APA Format S Kaplan Library S Take the library tour S Become familiar with the Additional Resources >Research Guides for questions about references and using the internet in your research S http://www.apastyle.org/faqs.html S Available in the Webliography S Provides answers to questions such as “How do you format a bibliography?” and “How do you cite a source that you found in another source?”
  25. 25. Resources to help you S Announcement “Accessing the Writing Center” ppt S Doc Sharing “Project Assignment Guidelines” S Course Home: Writing Center Info S Course Home: On line communications S Student Coaching
  26. 26. Resources to help you S Announcement “Accessing the Writing Center” ppt S Doc Sharing “Project Assignment Guidelines” S Course Home: Writing Center Info S Course Home: On line communications S Student Coaching
  27. 27. Writing Center tour
  28. 28. Writing Center tour
  29. 29. Writing Center tour
  30. 30. Writing Center tour
  31. 31. Writing Center tour
  32. 32. Rubrics – Grading criteria S Projects S Due Tuesday by 11:59 PM for full credit S Seminar S Synchronous Seminar S Seminar Option 2 Due Tuesday by 11:59 PM S Weekly Discussion Threads S Initial response by Saturday S 2 responses to classmates on the topic S Course content & organization S Make frequent references to course reading S Add a citation and reference in APA format
  33. 33. Other S Attendance/tardiness policy S Plagiarism Policy (see link under course home) S 1st offense: Failure of assignment S 2nd offense: Failure of class S 3rd offense: Expulsion or permanent dismissal from the University. S Netiquette (in syllabus & posted under course announcements).
  34. 34. S Syllabus questions??? Please email me at sday2@kaplan.edu

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