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6 surveys for M. Honkanen

POLB52H: Canadian Politics: Connecting Citizens and Government
Instructor: Honkanen, M. Course Enrollment: 193
Session: Winter 2008 Section: L30 Percent Response: 45.6%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 1021029311644.35
Evaluations 82827292244.49
Organization 1071528291033.98
Explanations 1041127222244.32
Enthusiasm 11010232916124.56
Teaching 1041227231874.33
Workload 2227118624.26
Difficulty 2236423624.30
Value 73640201134.18
Retake Yes: 48.0%   No: 52.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students found the professor to be approachable, interesting, well-paced, and easy to listen to. Opinions on the professorís enthusiasm were diverged. The majority of students complained the lectures were unstructured. Some areas for improvement are posting PowerPoint slides, linking to current events, and being more prepared for class to reduce pauses.


POLB52H: Canadian Politics: Connecting Citizens and Governments
Instructor: Honkanen, M. Course Enrollment: 171
Session: Winter 2007 Section: 1 Percent Response: 49.7%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 05513363385.12
Evaluations 015133931115.27
Organization 6211183020124.73
Explanations 225163333105.10
Enthusiasm 10092737275.77
Teaching 108132835145.29
Workload 0145628744.48
Difficulty 0426226244.32
Value 016353114144.90
Retake Yes: 52.6%   No: 47.4%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students found that the instructor was approachable, explained concepts clearly, and promoted a friendly atmosphere.


POLC40H: Current Topics in Politics I
Instructor: Honkanen, M. Course Enrollment: 48
Session: Summer 2007 Section: 1 Percent Response: 52.1%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00083636205.68
Evaluations 00083240205.72
Organization 04016482485.12
Explanations 00083644125.60
Enthusiasm 00043629325.88
Teaching 00004044165.76
Workload 0006029444.50
Difficulty 000808444.29
Value 000402912124.96
Retake Yes: 70.8%   No: 29.2%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students found Professor Honkanen to be enthusiastic, helpful, and passionate about the course material. However, many felt that his lectures could have been better organized. Also, several students were rather upset that many of the class lectures were cancelled and then taught during reading week.


POLC53H: Canadian Environmental Politics
Instructor: Honkanen, M. Course Enrollment: 57
Session: Summer 2008 Section: L30 Percent Response: 45.6%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 000202743125.46
Evaluations 400202047125.35
Organization 00831164345.04
Explanations 00482743165.60
Enthusiasm 00042743275.92
Teaching 04082443245.69
Workload 0046616844.40
Difficulty 0047481604.35
Value 04039201284.71
Retake Yes: 90.0%   No: 10.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students found Professor Honkanen to be an admirable professor who was enthusiastic about teaching the course, and was very knowledgeable.


POLC53H: Canadian Environmental Politics
Instructor: Honkanen, M. Course Enrollment: 57
Session: Summer 2007 Lecture: 30 Percent Response: 49.1%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 408153325155.11
Evaluations 00818432585.07
Organization 0111129252244.46
Explanations 40818293685.04
Enthusiasm 004182533225.50
Teaching 408153333115.11
Workload 0445822804.27
Difficulty 0847511404.00
Value 40829331144.54
Retake Yes: 57.7%   No: 42.3%
calendar, timetable Comments
While Professor Honkanen was enthusiastic, helpful and knowledgeable, students were upset that many of his lectures were cancelled and then taught during reading week. Some also felt that the lectures could have been better organized.


POLC53H: Canadian Environmental Politics
Instructor: Honkanen, M. Course Enrollment: 84
Session: Summer 2006 Lecture: 30 Percent Response: 52.4%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 25016393275.07
Evaluations 25220323624.93
Organization 70718392724.73
Explanations 005162642125.40
Enthusiasm 200161441275.70
Teaching 02714235055.25
Workload 00059271404.55
Difficulty 0005732924.57
Value 00242309164.95
Retake Yes: 66.7%   No: 33.3%
calendar, timetable Comments
Many students felt that Professor Honkanen was enthusiastic and knowledgeable about the subject matter, making the learning experience valuable. A few thought the lecture notes could be more organized.


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