2 surveys for POLC88

POLC88H: The New International Agenda
Instructor: Hoffmann, M. Course Enrollment: 141
Session: Summer 2008 Section: L01 Percent Response: 81.5%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00052347205.88
Evaluations 10072044245.84
Organization 00052036346.05
Explanations 00052635305.95
Enthusiasm 00041531446.24
Teaching 00051540356.12
Workload 00060191334.55
Difficulty 00047281364.74
Value 100212714105.12
Retake Yes: 80.2%   No: 19.8%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students unanimously agreed that Professor Hoffamann is an excellent, enthusiastic and knowledgeable professor with great teaching skills, as he draws students in with current and relevant material. . Professor Hoffmann is seen as exceptional within his faculty, and is both friendly and approachable in and out of the lecture hall. At times some students felt that the material was rushed, overwhelming or that the professor spoken too fast.

POLC88H: The New International Agenda
Instructor: Farrell, H. Course Enrollment: 38
Session: Fall 2003 Section: 1 Percent Response: 68.0%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00083047135.70
Evaluations 00413304745.30
Organization 0040860266.00
Explanations 0004176985.80
Enthusiasm 040132634215.50
Teaching 0004305685.70
Workload 00418452295.10
Difficulty 0044242444.60
Value 04028429145.00
Retake Yes: 85.0%   No: 15.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students appreciated Professor Farrell personally, and his classroom style, and had a lot to say about his extensive use of the internet. Some were very positive about on-line class discussion and extensive notes posted, while others felt this detracted from the use and meaning of classroom time. Regardless, students were still generally positive.

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