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12 surveys for VPMA95

VPMA95H: Elementary Musicianship I
Instructor: Whiting, L. Course Enrollment: 53
Session: Fall 2008 Section: L01 Percent Response: 79.2%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 033154327105.20
Evaluations 003152741125.48
Organization 005204322105.12
Explanations 008172434175.37
Enthusiasm 003122029345.83
Teaching 003122046205.68
Workload 33848241034.33
Difficulty 3584327584.35
Value 00327221584.97
Retake Yes: 86.0%   No: 14.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students appreciated Professor Whiting’s enthusiasm and approachability. They described this course as being well-organized and found the textbook to be helpful. However, some students felt that there was not enough time for the tests and suggested that it would be very beneficial if the professor slowed down the pace of the lectures which were fast-paced at times.


VPMA95H: Elementary Musicianship I
Instructor: Whiting, L. Course Enrollment: 56
Session: Summer 2008 Section: L01 Percent Response: 64.3%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 06363934125.29
Evaluations 00063742145.66
Organization 006142337205.51
Explanations 033203120205.26
Enthusiasm 030122834205.56
Teaching 00662537255.71
Workload 03653201434.46
Difficulty 30125917634.17
Value 00031172395.11
Retake Yes: 78.0%   No: 21.9%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students agreed that Professor Whiting is very passionate and clearly enjoys what he teaches. Students suggested a lighter course load, and more quizzes to test their knowledge. Overall, the students enjoyed the course.


VPMA95H: Elementary Musicianship I
Instructor: Whiting, L. Course Enrollment: 43
Session: Summer 2008 Section: L01 Percent Response: 76.7%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 004104925135.34
Evaluations 04474328165.38
Organization 044192525255.41
Explanations 000163722255.56
Enthusiasm 000103125345.84
Teaching 000103434225.69
Workload 004581613104.66
Difficulty 001955107104.30
Value 000431319165.07
Retake Yes: 84.4%   No: 15.6%
calendar, timetable No Comments


VPMA95H: Elementary Musicianship I
Instructor: Whiting, L. Course Enrollment: 37
Session: Winter 2008 Section: L01 Percent Response: 62.2%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 009183522185.22
Evaluations 005181840225.57
Organization 0014182722225.22
Explanations 005353514144.96
Enthusiasm 005181427405.78
Teaching 005222222315.52
Workload 50553181454.41
Difficulty 90145318554.00
Value 00931311854.76
Retake Yes: 87.0%   No: 13.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students found the Professor to be enthusiastic, approachable and friendly. However, some students found it hard to keep up with the work load, since there was a lot of material to learn in a short period of time. Some students found the professor to teach at a very fast pace, while others were okay with the pace. Students enjoyed that fact that there were weekly quizzes, which helped them keep up with the material and not fall behind. Overall, students really enjoyed the course.


VPMA95H: Repertoire Choir I
Instructor: Whiting, L. Course Enrollment: 34
Session: Fall 2007 Section: 1 Percent Response: 67.6%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 005143527225.48
Evaluations 090222222275.26
Organization 055184018185.13
Explanations 000312718275.39
Enthusiasm 000142727355.83
Teaching 005271822275.41
Workload 009312227145.04
Difficulty 0055727594.57
Value 009312714144.90
Retake Yes: 69.6%   No: 30.4%
calendar, timetable Comments
Overall, students thought Professor Whiting did a good job teaching this course.


VPMA95H: Repertoire Choir I
Instructor: Whiting, L. Course Enrollment: 26
Session: Winter 2007 Section: 1 Percent Response: 46.2%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00003325426.08
Evaluations 00802517506.00
Organization 0088338425.67
Explanations 00817258425.58
Enthusiasm 000172517425.83
Teaching 0000428506.08
Workload 0005888255.00
Difficulty 00842817255.08
Value 00050817255.17
Retake Yes: 83.3%   No: 16.7%
calendar, timetable No Comments


VPMA95H: Repertoire Choir I
Instructor: Whiting, L. Course Enrollment: 14
Session: Fall 2006 Section: 1 Percent Response: 57.1%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 0130252525134.88
Evaluations 0131305013134.75
Organization 0130252525134.88
Explanations 0130253813134.75
Enthusiasm 000135025135.38
Teaching 0130133825135.00
Workload 0013880003.88
Difficulty 00136325004.13
Value 00385013003.75
Retake Yes: 87.5%   No: 12.5%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students generally liked this course. Some felt that this class time should be increased to prevent rushing at the end.


VPMA95H: Repertoire Choir I
Instructor: Whiting, L. Course Enrollment: 8
Session: Winter 2006 Section: 1 Percent Response: 50.0%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00252505004.75
Evaluations 00252505004.75
Organization 002525252504.50
Explanations 00025502505.00
Enthusiasm 0005005005.00
Teaching 00050025255.25
Workload 05002502503.50
Difficulty 025025025254.75
Value 00502500254.25
Retake Yes: 75.0%   No: 25.0%
calendar, timetable No Comments


VPMA95H: Repertoire Choir I
Instructor: Whiting, L. Course Enrollment: 17
Session: Winter 2006 Section: 2 Percent Response: 88.2%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 072027271374.40
Evaluations 020733202004.13
Organization 1302013332004.13
Explanations 02772047003.87
Enthusiasm 070134713205.20
Teaching 077402013134.67
Workload 00720277405.53
Difficulty 000201327405.87
Value 00733207335.27
Retake Yes: 53.3%   No: 46.7%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students felt the class was misrepresented in the calendar as it is mostly theory rather than singing.


VPMA95H: Repertoire Choir I
Instructor: Whiting, L. Course Enrollment: 13
Session: Fall 2005 Section: 1 Percent Response: 61.5%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 000133838135.50
Evaluations 000135025135.38
Organization 000133825255.63
Explanations 000252525255.50
Enthusiasm 000131338386.00
Teaching 000133825255.63
Workload 0013381313255.00
Difficulty 00050250255.00
Value 001338380134.63
Retake Yes: 75.0%   No: 25.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Some students felt that too much emphasis was given to the theory over the practical singing section.


VPMA95H: Repertoire Choir I
Instructor: Whiting, L. Course Enrollment: 12
Session: Fall 2005 Section: 2 Percent Response: 108.3%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00031233885.23
Evaluations 00823313185.08
Organization 00031313805.08
Explanations 000155415155.31
Enthusiasm 00002323546.31
Teaching 00083146155.69
Workload 000928004.08
Difficulty 0085025884.58
Value 001742251704.42
Retake Yes: 92.3%   No: 7.7%
calendar, timetable Comments
Professor Whiting is an engaging and accommodating Professor who explains concepts clearly and spends extra time with those students who need it.


VPMA95H: Repertoire Choir I
Instructor: Whiting, L. Course Enrollment: 16
Session: Winter 2005 Section: 1 Percent Response: 100.0%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00062538315.94
Evaluations 00003156135.81
Organization 0006256365.69
Explanations 00061369135.88
Enthusiasm 0000631636.56
Teaching 00001969135.94
Workload 00056251904.63
Difficulty 00050311364.75
Value 001331638135.06
Retake Yes: 93.8%   No: 6.3%
calendar, timetable No Comments


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