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23 surveys for ENGB01

ENGB01H: Critical Writing about Poetry
Instructor: Ralickas, V. Course Enrollment: 24
Session: Winter 2006 Section: 1 Percent Response: 87.5%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 0000048526.52
Evaluations 00001443436.29
Organization 0000015856.85
Explanations 0005040556.45
Enthusiasm 0000035656.65
Teaching 0000025756.75
Workload 00146224004.10
Difficulty 05067141054.38
Value 551637521114.37
Retake Yes: 57.9%   No: 42.1%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students appreciated Vivian Ralickas's approachability and her sense of genuine caring. In a couple of cases students from science backgrounds noted explicitly that she allowed them to approach poetry to a degree they did not expect, and allowed them the confidence to engage with the course.


ENGB01H: Critical Writing about Poetry
Instructor: Ralickas, V. Course Enrollment: 29
Session: Winter 2006 Section: 2 Percent Response: 75.9%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00001448386.24
Evaluations 00001457296.14
Organization 00001043486.38
Explanations 00002438386.14
Enthusiasm 00001438486.33
Teaching 0000927646.55
Workload 05147101003.95
Difficulty 0557114504.10
Value 011115617064.00
Retake Yes: 78.9%   No: 21.1%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students praised Vivian Ralickas's organization and sincerity and felt she was committed to their understanding and success. Several commented that material was spread over an extended period, which some appreciated but others found repetitive.


ENGB01H: Critical Writing about Poetry
Instructor: Ralickas, V. Course Enrollment: 28
Session: Winter 2006 Section: 3 Percent Response: 78.6%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 0055550366.09
Evaluations 0005541506.36
Organization 0005041556.45
Explanations 0000932596.50
Enthusiasm 0005532596.45
Teaching 0005045506.41
Workload 0055927554.45
Difficulty 0005536904.55
Value 55945180184.41
Retake Yes: 90.5%   No: 9.5%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students felt Vivian Ralickas contributed substantially to their enjoyment and appreciation of poetry, against expectations to the contrary in several cases.


ENGB01H: Critical Writing about Poetry
Instructor: Friesen, B. Course Enrollment: 27
Session: Winter 2006 Section: 4 Percent Response: 48.2%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 0000858336.25
Evaluations 0000335885.75
Organization 00001767176.00
Explanations 00001750336.17
Enthusiasm 00002542336.08
Teaching 0000842506.42
Workload 0007318904.36
Difficulty 0003358804.75
Value 00054231584.77
Retake Yes: 75.0%   No: 25.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
This class was challenging but rewarding, according to many students. Several felt their writing was improved as a result.


ENGB01H: Critical Writing about Poetry
Instructor: Ledohowski, L. Course Enrollment: 29
Session: Winter 2006 Section: 5 Percent Response: 79.3%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 0000922706.61
Evaluations 0000930616.52
Organization 0000926656.57
Explanations 0000430656.61
Enthusiasm 0000430656.61
Teaching 0000417786.74
Workload 0048313004.09
Difficulty 0007030004.30
Value 04135717904.13
Retake Yes: 100.0%   No: 0.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Lindy received considerable praise for her approachability and genuine interest as an instructor and for going beyond her obligations to involve and include all students. Several expressed the hope that she would be back in the future.


ENGB01H: Critical Writing about Poetry
Instructor: Adams, A. Course Enrollment: 27
Session: Fall 2005 Section: 2 Percent Response: 63.0%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00001241476.35
Evaluations 00061325566.31
Organization 00001338506.38
Explanations 0000631636.56
Enthusiasm 0000625696.63
Teaching 0000031696.69
Workload 0613696603.94
Difficulty 0607519004.06
Value 00644631135.00
Retake Yes: 75.0%   No: 25.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students felt that Professor Adams was a great lecturer and was very knowledgeable on the material he presented. His lecturing methods combined with individual consultations were seen as helpful in developing analytical writing abilities. Some students felt his enthusiasm made the course enjoyable to attend.


ENGB01H: Critical Writing about Poetry
Instructor: Ledohowski, L. Course Enrollment: 21
Session: Fall 2005 Section: 3 Percent Response: 85.7%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 0000628676.61
Evaluations 00001122676.56
Organization 0000617786.72
Explanations 0000617786.72
Enthusiasm 0000628676.61
Teaching 0000611836.78
Workload 0068311004.06
Difficulty 00175628004.11
Value 07050291404.43
Retake Yes: 88.9%   No: 11.1%
calendar, timetable Comments
Most students felt the instructor made the course enjoyable and provided a great learning experience. Students commented on her enthusiasm and unique sense of humor which made the class engaging and improved their critical writing. She also communicated her goals and expectations clearly and was very good with providing feedback.


ENGB01H: Critical Writing about Poetry
Instructor: Friesen, B. Course Enrollment: 22
Session: Fall 2005 Section: 4 Percent Response: 77.3%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 0000653416.35
Evaluations 0000656386.31
Organization 0000041596.59
Explanations 00001229596.47
Enthusiasm 0000624716.65
Teaching 0000035656.65
Workload 00053291264.71
Difficulty 00065240124.59
Value 0020271327134.87
Retake Yes: 100.0%   No: 0.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Unfortunately, no comments were available for this course.


ENGB01H: Critical Writing about Poetry
Instructor: Ledohowski, L. Course Enrollment: 22
Session: Fall 2005 Section: 5 Percent Response: 86.4%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 0000021796.79
Evaluations 0000516796.74
Organization 0000016846.84
Explanations 0000016846.84
Enthusiasm 0000026746.74
Teaching 0000016846.84
Workload 0007921004.21
Difficulty 0057916004.11
Value 0011441717114.72
Retake Yes: 88.9%   No: 11.1%
calendar, timetable Comments
Overall, students felt the instructor was very approachable and made the material palatable and easy to understand. She explained concepts clearly and provided helpful feedback to her students. Many students commented that they felt engaged and challenged by the course and appreciated her lecturing methods. The peer-editing session was also considered quite helpful in improving student's abilities.


ENGB01H: Critical Writing about Poetry
Instructor: Ledohowski, L. Course Enrollment: 9
Session: Fall 2005 Section: 6 Percent Response: 66.7%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00001733506.33
Evaluations 0000050506.50
Organization 00001750336.17
Explanations 00017050336.00
Enthusiasm 00017170676.17
Teaching 00017017676.33
Workload 0008317004.17
Difficulty 00176717004.00
Value 0002575004.75
Retake Yes: 100.0%   No: 0.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Many students commented on the instructors engaging personality. She was very helpful in providing feedback and explaining concepts, themes and course requirements. Overall, students felt she was well organized, passionate and enthusiastic which provided her students with an invaluable learning experience.


ENGB01H: Critical Writing about Poetry
Instructor: Ralickas, V. Course Enrollment: 29
Session: Summer 2005 Section: 1 Percent Response: 75.9%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00001445416.27
Evaluations 0000950416.32
Organization 0000523736.68
Explanations 0000932596.50
Enthusiasm 0000527686.64
Teaching 0000923686.59
Workload 0055927904.41
Difficulty 00559181454.55
Value 5056491454.32
Retake Yes: 85.0%   No: 15.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Overall, students found Vivian Ralickas a very helpful instructor who was attentive to the student's learning of poetry and always available to help her students. Students commended her on her organized lectures and her clear explanations of the topics discussed. Generally, students found her class and assignments very helpful and enjoyable.


ENGB01H: Critical Writing about Poetry
Instructor: Wilder, G. Course Enrollment: 24
Session: Winter 2005 Section: 1 Percent Response: 45.8%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00027055185.64
Evaluations 00018064185.82
Organization 001802736185.36
Explanations 000181836275.73
Enthusiasm 00091827456.09
Teaching 0099927455.91
Workload 0994527904.18
Difficulty 9006402704.27
Value 01818559003.55
Retake Yes: 60.0%   No: 40.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students in this course were quite favourable about Professor Wilder personally as well as the quality of her instruction. A couple questioned the role of the course itself in the English curriculum (probably reflected in the low value accorded to the course) and felt that it might be positioned better in terms of content in relation to other courses.


ENGB01H: Critical Writing about Poetry
Instructor: Ralickas, V. Course Enrollment: 27
Session: Winter 2005 Section: 2 Percent Response: 85.2%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00001065256.15
Evaluations 00051438436.19
Organization 00001550356.20
Explanations 00001452336.19
Enthusiasm 0000033676.67
Teaching 0000548486.43
Workload 00567141054.43
Difficulty 001060201004.30
Value 501048241404.29
Retake Yes: 81.0%   No: 19.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Overall, students thought Vivian Ralickas did an excellent job in teaching the course. They found it to be informative and interesting, and liked how she encouraged student participation.


ENGB01H: Critical Writing about Poetry
Instructor: Ralickas, V. Course Enrollment: 24
Session: Winter 2005 Section: 3 Percent Response: 87.5%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00501070155.90
Evaluations 0005560306.15
Organization 00051647326.05
Explanations 00052647215.84
Enthusiasm 00003237326.00
Teaching 00011563215.95
Workload 001168111104.21
Difficulty 00226111604.00
Value 001658115114.37
Retake Yes: 70.6%   No: 29.4%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students appreciated Vivian Ralickas. enthusiasm for the material, and felt that she helped them gain a greater understanding of it. Some commented that the format of the class exercises could be improved.


ENGB01H: Critical Writing about Poetry
Instructor: Ledohowski, L. Course Enrollment: 28
Session: Winter 2005 Section: 4 Percent Response: 78.6%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00001455326.18
Evaluations 0000555416.36
Organization 0000941506.41
Explanations 0000550456.41
Enthusiasm 0000536596.55
Teaching 0000055456.45
Workload 0014689554.18
Difficulty 0018689054.05
Value 05550251504.40
Retake Yes: 81.0%   No: 19.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students described Lindy Ledohowski as 'one of the best' instructors. They appreciated her passion for the course material, and exceptional feedback, along with constant motivation. Some commented that the small class size was great for individual help.


ENGB01H: Critical Writing about Poetry
Instructor: Levy, S. Course Enrollment: 25
Session: Fall 2004 Section: 4 Percent Response: 92.0%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00013305705.43
Evaluations 00417353595.26
Organization 004172635175.43
Explanations 00014453655.32
Enthusiasm 00042248265.96
Teaching 000134326175.48
Workload 00426432244.96
Difficulty 0446517904.22
Value 491739131704.00
Retake Yes: 36.4%   No: 63.6%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students found this instructor to be helpful and supportive and especially appreciated her thorough feedback and comments. Some questioned the value of the course itself but this was no reflection on the instructor.


ENGB01H: Critical Writing about Poetry
Instructor: Wilder, G. Course Enrollment: 18
Session: Summer 2004 Section: 1 Percent Response: 61.1%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 000271818365.64
Evaluations 00992727275.55
Organization 09992718275.18
Explanations 00180369365.45
Enthusiasm 0009459365.73
Teaching 000182727275.64
Workload 00055271804.64
Difficulty 0004545904.64
Value 001030303004.80
Retake Yes: 72.7%   No: 27.3%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students in this course felt that Professor Wilder provided an enjoyable and beneficial learning experience.


ENGB01H: Critical Writing about Poetry
Instructor: Ralickas, V. Course Enrollment: 29
Session: Winter 2004 Section: 2 Percent Response: 79.0%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 005233218235.32
Evaluations 000145514185.36
Organization 0009226195.70
Explanations 000173535135.43
Enthusiasm 00043035305.91
Teaching 00093539175.65
Workload 00137013404.09
Difficulty 0007417444.39
Value 00186414054.09
Retake Yes: 56.5%   No: 43.5%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students in this course were appreciative of Vivian Ralickas as an instructor but had various concerns regarding the course design and the way in which class time was allocated. While some students found value in the peer editing assignments, others felt they were a waste of time and that other students were frequently unprepared for them. Students also questioned the value of 'tests' that were not graded and were only written for practice.


ENGB01H: Critical Writing about Poetry
Instructor: Ralickas, V. Course Enrollment: 29
Session: Fall 2003 Section: 2 Percent Response: 86.0%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00042064125.80
Evaluations 00043244205.80
Organization 00083240205.70
Explanations 00412404045.30
Enthusiasm 00042048286.00
Teaching 00041656246.00
Workload 00844321604.60
Difficulty 00448361204.60
Value 8007541204.00
Retake Yes: 68.0%   No: 32.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students were positive about the instruction in this course, but felt as though certain questions were not addressed in detail because they fell outside the expertise of the instructor, which is not poetry. Most issues with the course were attributed to the design of the course and it's interaction with ENGB04 (the co-requisite of the course) rather than with the instruction and help offered by Vivian Ralicakas.


ENGB01Y: Critical Thinking and Writing
Instructor: Crimmins, M. Course Enrollment: 30
Session: Winter 2002 Section: 1 Percent Response: 63.3%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 0055266305.40
Evaluations 00052163115.80
Organization 05053742115.44
Explanations 00552632325.81
Enthusiasm 0000553426.37
Teaching 00051637426.16
Workload 0057911504.16
Difficulty 0056821054.27
Value 07027204705.04
Retake Yes: 74.0%   No: 26.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Professor Crimmins was an excellent teacher who was approachable and personable. His knowledge of course materials was obvious and his lectures were a great learning experience.


ENGB01Y: Critical Thinking and Writing
Instructor: Kilbourn, R. Course Enrollment: 27
Session: Winter 2002 Section: 2 Percent Response: 74.1%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00520403055.10
Evaluations 005154525105.20
Organization 005303025105.05
Explanations 000253525155.30
Enthusiasm 000202530255.60
Teaching 000205020105.20
Workload 0007520504.30
Difficulty 00065201504.50
Value 0011391722114.83
Retake Yes: 53.0%   No: 47.0%
calendar, timetable No Comments


ENGB01Y: Critical Thinking and Writing
Instructor: Bennett, D. Course Enrollment: 22
Session: Winter 2002 Section: 3 Percent Response: 68.2%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00003353135.70
Evaluations 00074040135.59
Organization 000134033135.41
Explanations 000132053135.61
Enthusiasm 00071333476.20
Teaching 00002047336.13
Workload 00760132004.46
Difficulty 0706772004.37
Value 08038232384.77
Retake Yes: 60.0%   No: 40.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students enjoyed the relaxed classroom environment, but felt at times there needed to be more structure. Many students believed this course really prepared them for higher level English courses.


ENGB01Y: Critical Thinking and Writing
Instructor: Kilbourn, R. Course Enrollment: 15
Session: Winter 2002 Section: 4 Percent Response: 53.3%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00013137505.70
Evaluations 00013137505.67
Organization 0000505005.50
Explanations 000132550135.68
Enthusiasm 00001363256.18
Teaching 000131363135.86
Workload 0006338004.42
Difficulty 0006338004.42
Value 001414057145.38
Retake Yes: 86.0%   No: 14.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Kilbourn's lectures were often repetative.


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