Welcome

Dr. Marshall - Uncle MartyWelcome to the Man's Food (FOS2001) course. All the information concerning the course can be found in the links provided on the left. Please scroll down and read some important information about the course.

IMPORTANT: 

All students are responsible for the information provided in this entire web site.  Some selected topics appear below, just click the link.

General Course Information

    • Man's Food is entirely a web based course. There are two different types of students taking Man's Food (FOS2001).

      1. On-Campus Web - these students are physically taking courses in Gainesville on a daily or weekly basis. NOTE: this section is offered Fall, Spring and Summer B Term
      2. Off-Campus Web - these students are physically away from campus and it would be a hardship for them to come to Gainesville. Note: this section is offered only Summer B Term
        • Students in Fall and Spring Semesters must get prior approval to be considered Off-Campus students. Approval is through Email to: Amanda Hogle, adhogle@ufl.edu, 352-294-3984
      3. NOTE: UNLESS YOU ARE ON THE OFF-CAMPUS WEB LIST (item #2 above), DO NOT FOLLOW OFF-CAMPUS WEB DIRECTIONS, OTHERWISE YOU WILL RECEIVE A ZERO FOR ASSIGNMENTS AND TESTS. THEY WILL BE CONSIDERED NOT TURNED IN.
      1. The course is presented online through UF e-Learning. The platform is Canvas.
      2. To access your e-Learning home page:
        1. It is recommended to use the Firefox or Google browsers
        2. Select the following link: https://lss.at.ufl.edu/
        3. Select e-Learning in Canvas
        4. Login using your Gatorlink username and password.
        5. You should see your workspace with a menue bar at the top and your name on the right side of the bar. Select Courses and all your courses online in Canvas should be listed
        6. Select the FOS2001:...... link for the appropriate term
        7. On the left and right side are menu bars
        8. Welcome, Syllabus, Announcements, Discussions, etc. provide information about the course and its requirements
        9. Quizzes, Assignments, Bonus Readings and Modules contain specific information about exams, required assignments and how to earn bonus points
        10. Modules also is where you are provided access to the Pearson Lessons for the course. These are the most important materials and require you to purchase access to them and the MyDiet Analysis program. Instructions are found when you enter the course Home Page.
      • For all web students, if you have not taken a web course before, you should be aware that it is different than a traditional, in-class course. With a web-based course, you do not have a required class to attend. However, this means you will need to create your own schedule for learning the lessons for the course in Sakai.  All lessons for the course are available to you within modules, and each exam tests you on the material in the module.