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17 surveys for S. Winters

ENGA11Y: Introduction to Literary Study: The Twentieth Century
Instructor: Winters, S. Course Enrollment: 97
Session: Summer 2002 Section: 2 Percent Response: 69.1%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00011656255.95
Evaluations 00052252195.75
Organization 00011045426.18
Explanations 0011743466.22
Enthusiasm 0003618726.54
Teaching 0000733586.39
Workload 31126313333.97
Difficulty 0477112313.98
Value 00091837355.93
Retake Yes: 92.0%   No: 7.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students think very highly of Winters and said that she displayed a great passion for literature. She was full of interesting knowledge and did a great job of communicating that knowledge to the students.


ENGB03H: Critical Thinking about Narrative
Instructor: Winters, S. Course Enrollment: 68
Session: Fall 2003 Section: 1 Percent Response: 82.0%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00131651266.00
Evaluations 01032339325.90
Organization 00032139356.10
Explanations 00031439425.20
Enthusiasm 0000916746.70
Teaching 0001742486.40
Workload 0036521904.40
Difficulty 001828704.20
Value 001382121165.10
Retake Yes: 83.0%   No: 16.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students appreciated Professor Winters' ability in the classroom and noted that she is able to make even 'boring' texts interesting. There were numerous complaints about the intrusion of campus construction on the classroom environment, though of course no one blamed the instructor for that. Some students felt the class was too large to effectively promote participation, especially considering there was a grade given for it.


ENGB03H: Critical Thinking About Narrative
Instructor: Winters, S. Course Enrollment: 30
Session: Winter 2003 Section: 1 Percent Response: 63.3%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00002652215.89
Evaluations 00003626365.88
Organization 00003636265.78
Explanations 0000557366.19
Enthusiasm 0000526686.57
Teaching 00001031576.35
Workload 0007815504.17
Difficulty 0007815504.17
Value 000123125315.70
Retake Yes: 82.0%   No: 17.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Winters was found to be very clear and concise. It was evident she really enjoyed teaching; they look forward to having more courses with her in the future.


ENGB03H: Critical Thinking About Narrative
Instructor: Winters, S. Course Enrollment: 31
Session: Fall 2002 Section: 1 Percent Response: 83.9%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 0000380156.00
Evaluations 0003350426.21
Organization 0000761306.11
Explanations 00031542386.05
Enthusiasm 0000746466.33
Teaching 0000057426.36
Workload 0376515704.04
Difficulty 30061191504.32
Value 000201525405.85
Retake Yes: 92.0%   No: 7.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students said that Winters was enthusiastic and made coming to class a pleasure. She had a passion for the material that was passed on to students.


ENGB04H: Critical Thinking about Poetry
Instructor: Winters, S. Course Enrollment: 61
Session: Winter 2004 Section: 1 Percent Response: 75.0%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00002242366.13
Evaluations 00072229426.07
Organization 0002940496.36
Explanations 0000744496.42
Enthusiasm 0000020806.80
Teaching 0000236626.60
Workload 0076918244.29
Difficulty 0026920444.40
Value 020363617104.93
Retake Yes: 86.4%   No: 13.6%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students appreciated Professor Winters quite a lot as an instructor, even noting they went out of their way in some cases to arrange courses with her. Although many students did not necessarily share her enthusiasm for poetry analysis, they felt that her real involvement with the subject matter was infectious and contributed to a general enthusiasm.


ENGB12Y: A Survey of Drama
Instructor: Winters, S. Course Enrollment: 36
Session: Summer 2002 Section: 1 Percent Response: 50.0%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00002727446.05
Evaluations 00052244275.83
Organization 00001133556.38
Explanations 00001138506.33
Enthusiasm 0000033666.60
Teaching 00001133556.38
Workload 00117211054.11
Difficulty 050835054.02
Value 00063333265.69
Retake Yes: 100.0%   No: 0.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Winters is thought of very highly by all of her students and was very approachable and organized. She really made the course insightful and made it easy for discussion to evolve.


ENGC21H: The Victorian Novel to 1860
Instructor: Winters, S. Course Enrollment: 61
Session: Fall 2004 Section: 1 Percent Response: 57.4%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00062943235.83
Evaluations 00333143205.74
Organization 00032141356.09
Explanations 00091446316.00
Enthusiasm 0003629636.51
Teaching 00031751296.06
Workload 00062923436.03
Difficulty 00043312334.86
Value 000283116255.38
Retake Yes: 74.3%   No: 25.7%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students liked this course very much. Despite some concerns the material might be dry Professor Winters made the course accessible and fun. Most students found the readings valuable and enjoyable but expressed concern over the total volume of material to read, suggesting that they didn't have time to enjoy or absorb it as they would wish.


ENGC22H: The Victorian Novel after 1860
Instructor: Winters, S. Course Enrollment: 74
Session: Winter 2005 Section: 1 Percent Response: 85.1%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00201454306.11
Evaluations 00222148285.98
Organization 00021539456.27
Explanations 0022648436.29
Enthusiasm 0002630626.52
Teaching 00201141466.30
Workload 000313226115.18
Difficulty 00051331334.69
Value 000252924225.42
Retake Yes: 85.5%   No: 14.5%
calendar, timetable Comments
Professor Winters received all-around praise from the students, who described her as enthusiastic and passionate about the course. Many cited the course as one of their favourites, and recommended it highly to other students.


ENGC26H: Drama: Tragedy
Instructor: Winters, S. Course Enrollment: 54
Session: Winter 2006 Section: 1 Percent Response: 59.3%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 0003953346.19
Evaluations 00031353316.13
Organization 00031345396.19
Explanations 00061042426.19
Enthusiasm 0000319776.74
Teaching 0000342556.52
Workload 00107710304.06
Difficulty 0038116004.13
Value 00353232004.60
Retake Yes: 96.3%   No: 3.7%
calendar, timetable Comments
Several students expressed great appreciation at the opportunity to take another course with Professor Winters, which was the major motivation for them. The class found Professor Winters engaging and passionate. Some note she will be missed at UTSC, as she moves onto a permanent appointment elsewhere, and wish her well.


ENGC26H: Drama: Tragedy
Instructor: Winters, S. Course Enrollment: 41
Session: Fall 2003 Section: 1 Percent Response: 63.0%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00002836366.10
Evaluations 00071538386.10
Organization 00031930466.20
Explanations 00031919576.30
Enthusiasm 0003711766.60
Teaching 00001126616.50
Workload 0076523304.20
Difficulty 0337315304.10
Value 00050267154.90
Retake Yes: 92.0%   No: 7.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students roundly praised Professor Winters' ability and dedication. In the words of one student, she has a 'passion for tragedy.' Taken in context this should be considered a compliment.


ENGC27H: Drama: Comedy
Instructor: Winters, S. Course Enrollment: 57
Session: Fall 2005 Section: 1 Percent Response: 61.4%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00091746295.94
Evaluations 00392349175.69
Organization 00032049296.03
Explanations 00091440376.06
Enthusiasm 0003334606.51
Teaching 00031143436.26
Workload 009866003.97
Difficulty 0008911004.11
Value 00652191664.65
Retake Yes: 91.4%   No: 8.6%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students felt that Professor Winters is extremely fair, clear and articulate ' with an unparalleled enthusiasm for teaching. The only concern is that there were an unnecessary abundance of films being shown in-class.


ENGC27H: Drama: Comedy
Instructor: Winters, S. Course Enrollment: 48
Session: Winter 2004 Section: 1 Percent Response: 65.0%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00031061266.10
Evaluations 00002352266.03
Organization 00001042486.39
Explanations 00031342426.23
Enthusiasm 0003629616.48
Teaching 0003355396.29
Workload 0037719004.16
Difficulty 03107710003.94
Value 000353513165.10
Retake Yes: 96.8%   No: 3.2%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students in this course were very appreciative of the knowledge and enthusiasm shown by Professor Winters, and many either reported having taken courses with her in the past or else expressed an intention to look for courses with her again in the future. Many praised her as an exceptional instructor.


ENGC78H: Dystopian Visions in Fiction and Film
Instructor: Winters, S. Course Enrollment: 57
Session: Fall 2005 Section: 1 Percent Response: 45.6%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00081954195.85
Evaluations 00082350195.81
Organization 0004854356.19
Explanations 0000458386.35
Enthusiasm 0000035656.65
Teaching 0000454426.38
Workload 00062271204.50
Difficulty 0048115004.12
Value 000321624285.48
Retake Yes: 96.0%   No: 4.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students found the readings that were provided were excellent choices and the in-class films shown intensified the positive learning experience ' and were also appreciative of the fact that Professor Winter's encouraged class participation.


ENGD06H: Poetry and Christianity
Instructor: Winters, S. Course Enrollment: 24
Session: Winter 2006 Lecture: 30 Percent Response: 62.5%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 0000013876.87
Evaluations 0000020806.80
Organization 000007936.93
Explanations 0000029716.71
Enthusiasm 0000001007.00
Teaching 000007936.93
Workload 0078013004.07
Difficulty 0074040774.67
Value 000292129215.43
Retake Yes: 100.0%   No: 0.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students praised Professor Winters' passion for poetry and her skills in the classroom. Many echoed regret at her departure for a permanent position elsewhere. One student noted that the subject matter of this course was initially quite intimidating, but this was overcome as the course progressed.


ENGD06H: Poetry and Christianity
Instructor: Winters, S. Course Enrollment: 25
Session: Winter 2004 Section: 1 Percent Response: 88.0%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00002755185.91
Evaluations 00051855235.95
Organization 00001855276.09
Explanations 00001445416.27
Enthusiasm 0000536596.55
Teaching 0000555416.36
Workload 005829504.14
Difficulty 0007318904.36
Value 000392228115.11
Retake Yes: 95.2%   No: 4.8%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students in this class were very happy with the value of the course as a whole, and the only real criticism expressed was that the time devoted to seminars occupied time that might have been better devoted to direct instruction by Professor Winters.


ENGD89H: Studies in the Victorian Period
Instructor: Winters, S. Course Enrollment: 22
Session: Fall 2004 Section: 1 Percent Response: 81.8%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00001865186.00
Evaluations 00003535295.94
Organization 00001847356.18
Explanations 00001824596.41
Enthusiasm 0000029716.71
Teaching 0000641536.47
Workload 006886004.00
Difficulty 00076121204.35
Value 006193813255.31
Retake Yes: 94.1%   No: 5.9%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students found Professor Winters to be very effective, as well as personally encouraging and generous with her time and energy. They had literally not one bad thing to say about her.


ENGD98Y: Senior Essay
Instructor: Winters, S. Course Enrollment: 6
Session: Summer 2003 Section: 1 Percent Response: 33.0%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 0000505005.50
Evaluations 0000010006.00
Organization 0000001007.00
Explanations 0000010006.00
Enthusiasm 0000001007.00
Teaching 0000010006.00
Workload 0000050506.50
Difficulty 0000100005.00
Value 0000001007.00
Retake Yes: 100.0%   No: 0.0%
calendar, timetable No Comments


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