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27 surveys for H.X.Y. Wu

HUMB01Y: Modern Standard Chinese
Instructor: Wu, H.X.Y. Course Enrollment: 26
Session: Winter 2002 Section: 1 Percent Response: 100.0%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00711334445.20
Evaluations 00117443345.07
Organization 00719373345.08
Explanations 00715373745.16
Enthusiasm 04744826115.18
Teaching 000262637115.33
Workload 0407415704.21
Difficulty 04452152604.59
Value 0093693694.95
Retake Yes: 88.0%   No: 13.0%
calendar, timetable No Comments


HUMB01Y: Modern Standard Chinese
Instructor: Wu, H.X.Y. Course Enrollment: 26
Session: Winter 2002 Lecture: 30 Percent Response: 80.8%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00024333855.20
Evaluations 000193338105.39
Organization 00014334855.44
Explanations 005144824105.25
Enthusiasm 00033105255.29
Teaching 000142948105.59
Workload 0100815503.99
Difficulty 51006219503.98
Value 00656221164.60
Retake Yes: 100.0%   No: 0.0%
calendar, timetable No Comments


LGGA01H: Introduction to Standard Chinese I
Instructor: Wu, H.X.Y. Course Enrollment: 14
Session: Fall 2006 Section: 1 Percent Response: 114.3%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00020334075.33
Evaluations 08825253304.67
Organization 0007296405.57
Explanations 00020334075.33
Enthusiasm 000133340135.53
Teaching 00073340205.73
Workload 000191938255.69
Difficulty 00074033205.67
Value 0088384605.23
Retake Yes: 93.3%   No: 6.7%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students found Prof Wu to be very effective in teaching the material, and appreciated her enthusiasm and helpful feedback throughout the course. Some felt that her assignments warranted a greater weighting for their load.


LGGA01H: Introduction to Standard Chinese I
Instructor: Wu, H.X.Y. Course Enrollment: 25
Session: Fall 2006 Section: 2 Percent Response: 96.0%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00083325335.83
Evaluations 04842929255.46
Organization 000133817335.71
Explanations 004132133295.71
Enthusiasm 00042517546.21
Teaching 00042630396.04
Workload 00081363175.88
Difficulty 040133338135.38
Value 000212138215.58
Retake Yes: 100.0%   No: 0.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students found Prof Wu to be a good professor, though it was noted that the course was designed to be too difficult for its intended population. Some felt that her assignments needed to be worth more than 5%.


LGGA01H: Introduction to Standard Chinese I
Instructor: Wu, H.X.Y. Course Enrollment: 13
Session: Fall 2006 Lecture: 30 Percent Response: 69.2%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 000114422225.56
Evaluations 000224411225.33
Organization 00002244336.11
Explanations 00011560335.56
Enthusiasm 00001156336.22
Teaching 00004433225.78
Workload 0022221122225.00
Difficulty 0011221122335.44
Value 000221122445.89
Retake Yes: 77.8%   No: 22.2%
calendar, timetable No Comments


LGGA02H: Introduction to Standard Chinese II
Instructor: Wu, H.X.Y. Course Enrollment: 25
Session: Winter 2007 Section: 1 Percent Response: 80.0%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 005152520355.65
Evaluations 000154025205.50
Organization 000153035205.60
Explanations 00055515255.60
Enthusiasm 00003030406.10
Teaching 00054015405.90
Workload 00521472155.00
Difficulty 00021532155.11
Value 000292418295.47
Retake Yes: 100.0%   No: 0.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students liked Professor Wu but noted that some students with prior knowledge of Chinese were in the class, which may have affected the course average.


LGGA02H: Introduction to Standard Chinese II
Instructor: Wu, H.X.Y. Course Enrollment: 17
Session: Winter 2007 Section: 2 Percent Response: 88.2%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00074020335.80
Evaluations 007133320275.47
Organization 00072033406.07
Explanations 00073327335.87
Enthusiasm 00072727406.00
Teaching 00073320405.93
Workload 00047203304.87
Difficulty 0005074304.93
Value 0013272027135.00
Retake Yes: 100.0%   No: 0.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students generally liked Professor Wu and the course.


LGGB01H: Modern Standard Chinese I
Instructor: Wu, H.X.Y. Course Enrollment: 31
Session: Fall 2005 Section: 1 Percent Response: 93.6%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00036392504.89
Evaluations 07731341734.59
Organization 03321551704.79
Explanations 03317521774.97
Enthusiasm 03317452475.03
Teaching 303143831105.17
Workload 0037221304.24
Difficulty 00038381774.93
Value 04748301104.37
Retake Yes: 88.0%   No: 12.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students feel that Professor Wu is a good instructor, but there is a concern that there is an unfair advantage for students with a background in Chinese as opposed to those that are just beginners.


LGGB01H: Modern Standard Chinese I
Instructor: Wu, H.X.Y. Course Enrollment: 30
Session: Fall 2005 Lecture: 30 Percent Response: 103.3%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00663242135.48
Evaluations 077103030175.20
Organization 30662939165.39
Explanations 0010103529165.32
Enthusiasm 003101955135.65
Teaching 303162332235.42
Workload 07759143104.31
Difficulty 001753137104.40
Value 30362141074.41
Retake Yes: 88.9%   No: 11.1%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students found this course very useful. There is a general consensus that Professor Wu incorporates humour and enthusiasm into her lectures.


LGGB01H: Modern Standard Chinese I
Instructor: Wu, H.X.Y. Course Enrollment: 32
Session: Fall 2004 Section: 1 Percent Response: 84.4%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 77011412674.78
Evaluations 1240233515124.58
Organization 88023273504.58
Explanations 124019273544.65
Enthusiasm 84423273144.65
Teaching 1204153819124.73
Workload 00126016484.36
Difficulty 00852244124.60
Value 0086317484.42
Retake Yes: 83.3%   No: 16.7%
calendar, timetable Comments
Most students seemed to enjoy this course but several questioned the fact that there were a number of students in the class with a prior knowledge of Chinese and felt it created an unfair and difficult situation.


LGGB01H: Modern Standard Chinese I
Instructor: Wu, H.X.Y. Course Enrollment: 26
Session: Fall 2004 Lecture: 30 Percent Response: 92.3%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 40482542175.42
Evaluations 00026224395.35
Organization 008133333135.29
Explanations 40995213134.96
Enthusiasm 040173526175.30
Teaching 40083838135.38
Workload 044758804.13
Difficulty 04458211304.33
Value 00061171744.65
Retake Yes: 95.2%   No: 4.8%
calendar, timetable No Comments


LGGB01H: Modern Standard Chinese I
Instructor: Wu, H.X.Y. Course Enrollment: 26
Session: Fall 2003 Section: 1 Percent Response: 92.0%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00037293305.00
Evaluations 00420373345.10
Organization 00416413345.20
Explanations 40812373704.90
Enthusiasm 80025332584.80
Teaching 00020373385.30
Workload 001327401804.60
Difficulty 00039431704.80
Value 00826391784.90
Retake Yes: 85.0%   No: 15.0%
calendar, timetable No Comments


LGGB01H: Modern Standard Chinese I
Instructor: Wu, H.X.Y. Course Enrollment: 21
Session: Fall 2003 Lecture: 30 Percent Response: 100.0%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 000281442145.40
Evaluations 00028194745.30
Organization 00444728145.40
Explanations 00904223235.50
Enthusiasm 00914283895.20
Teaching 004141442235.70
Workload 4095219944.30
Difficulty 40438281944.60
Value 551540205104.20
Retake Yes: 95.0%   No: 4.0%
calendar, timetable No Comments


LGGB01Y: Modern Standard Chinese
Instructor: Wu, H.X.Y. Course Enrollment: 24
Session: Summer 2002 Section: 1 Percent Response: 95.8%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 000133930175.46
Evaluations 004173917215.24
Organization 004175213135.09
Explanations 00426398215.06
Enthusiasm 000303913175.12
Teaching 004212617305.38
Workload 0013698084.11
Difficulty 00460138134.56
Value 005303515155.05
Retake Yes: 80.0%   No: 20.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students thought that Wu was a great professor that was well organized and informative. She was attentive to the needs of the students and they felt they learned a lot.


LGGB01Y: Modern Standard Chinese
Instructor: Wu, H.X.Y. Course Enrollment: 28
Session: Summer 2002 Lecture: 30 Percent Response: 100.0%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 000102135325.79
Evaluations 00371446285.79
Organization 000142514465.87
Explanations 00072539285.83
Enthusiasm 00032146285.89
Teaching 00002233446.16
Workload 03757141434.30
Difficulty 003501421104.75
Value 00024165285.44
Retake Yes: 95.0%   No: 4.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students thought that Wu was a great professor that who is well organized and informative. She was attentive to the needs of the students and they felt they learned a lot.


LGGB02H: Modern Standard Chinese II
Instructor: Wu, H.X.Y. Course Enrollment: 26
Session: Winter 2006 Section: 1 Percent Response: 111.5%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00014622135.14
Evaluations 00014621775.17
Organization 003175514105.10
Explanations 000244521105.17
Enthusiasm 000223333115.33
Teaching 000144134105.41
Workload 0076921304.21
Difficulty 0076921034.24
Value 00045312134.83
Retake Yes: 96.2%   No: 3.8%
calendar, timetable No Comments


LGGB02H: Modern Standard Chinese II
Instructor: Wu, H.X.Y. Course Enrollment: 25
Session: Winter 2006 Lecture: 30 Percent Response: 84.0%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 000143343105.48
Evaluations 000143833145.48
Organization 000142943145.57
Explanations 00053352105.67
Enthusiasm 00052943245.86
Teaching 000141438335.90
Workload 50571101004.10
Difficulty 05557191404.33
Value 0055530554.50
Retake Yes: 100.0%   No: 0.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students had no complaints about Professor Wu as an instructor. A couple of direct comments regarding the required reading suggest differences of opinion, finding it either very engaging or else lacking in variety.


LGGB02H: Modern Standard Chinese II
Instructor: Wu, H.X.Y. Course Enrollment: 30
Session: Winter 2005 Section: 1 Percent Response: 93.3%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00435193585.08
Evaluations 00437371574.85
Organization 00033481544.89
Explanations 004281640125.28
Enthusiasm 08016521684.92
Teaching 044114130115.22
Workload 0014797003.93
Difficulty 00156515404.08
Value 40846231904.42
Retake Yes: 88.5%   No: 11.5%
calendar, timetable Comments
Overall, students felt that Helen Wu did a good job in teaching the course. Some felt that there should be more focus on language rather than business and economy.


LGGB02H: Modern Standard Chinese II
Instructor: Wu, H.X.Y. Course Enrollment: 25
Session: Winter 2005 Lecture: 30 Percent Response: 64.0%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00072047275.93
Evaluations 00003156135.81
Organization 00074713335.73
Explanations 000202033275.67
Enthusiasm 00003333336.00
Teaching 00071340406.13
Workload 00663131364.50
Difficulty 00663131904.44
Value 606750664.06
Retake Yes: 100.0%   No: 0.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Overall, students felt that Helen Wu did a good job in teaching the course.


LGGB02H: Modern Standard Chinese II
Instructor: Wu, H.X.Y. Course Enrollment: 29
Session: Winter 2004 Section: 1 Percent Response: 100.0%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00731283134.93
Evaluations 003312124215.28
Organization 00731243175.00
Explanations 00731104835.10
Enthusiasm 007172834145.31
Teaching 00718750185.54
Workload 3076914334.14
Difficulty 0307614334.24
Value 04057291104.43
Retake Yes: 83.3%   No: 16.7%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students had few concerns, or comments, associated with this course. A couple of students noted that the text might have been better selected to have a broader applicability to the course material.


LGGB02H: Modern Standard Chinese II
Instructor: Wu, H.X.Y. Course Enrollment: 29
Session: Winter 2004 Lecture: 30 Percent Response: 72.0%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00010335705.48
Evaluations 00519383355.14
Organization 000242938105.33
Explanations 00024432955.14
Enthusiasm 00029294305.14
Teaching 00014433855.33
Workload 0008411504.21
Difficulty 0067222004.17
Value 00068161604.47
Retake Yes: 87.5%   No: 12.5%
calendar, timetable Comments
No comments. (But see Lecture 01 of the same course, above).


LGGB60H: Intermediate Standard Chinese I
Instructor: Wu, H.X.Y. Course Enrollment: 26
Session: Fall 2007 Section: 1 Percent Response: 88.5%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 0050355395.61
Evaluations 000223531145.35
Organization 0055404495.48
Explanations 0009186695.74
Enthusiasm 00052261145.83
Teaching 0009275795.65
Workload 50531441454.65
Difficulty 50553182204.43
Value 00040181804.71
Retake Yes: 95.2%   No: 4.8%
calendar, timetable No Comments


LGGB61H: Intermediate Mandarin for Non-Heritage Students II
Instructor: Wu, H.X.Y. Course Enrollment: 24
Session: Winter 2008 Section: L01 Percent Response: 79.2%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 00004343165.74
Evaluations 600162737165.32
Organization 000112253165.74
Explanations 00063248165.74
Enthusiasm 00004337225.79
Teaching 00003748165.79
Workload 6005827004.12
Difficulty 0005827604.41
Value 00032272204.87
Retake Yes: 100.0%   No: 0.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Students generally found Professor Wu to be nice and her class to be fun.


LGGB66H: Pinyin and Simplified Characters in Mandarin I
Instructor: Wu, H.X.Y. Course Enrollment: 27
Session: Fall 2007 Lecture: 30 Percent Response: 92.6%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 001212442485.04
Evaluations 00820293685.16
Organization 04128363645.00
Explanations 08812323644.92
Enthusiasm 08812244445.00
Teaching 041243232165.24
Workload 00464121604.42
Difficulty 00460121644.54
Value 00020481285.09
Retake Yes: 91.3%   No: 8.7%
calendar, timetable No Comments


LGGB66H: Pinyin and Simplified Characters in Mandarin I
Instructor: Wu, H.X.Y. Course Enrollment: 25
Session: Fall 2007 Lecture: 31 Percent Response: 84.0%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 50010582404.95
Evaluations 55015582004.71
Organization 501015531504.60
Explanations 501015432404.70
Enthusiasm 5052943554.53
Teaching 50520482404.76
Workload 0057210054.21
Difficulty 00558205104.55
Value 5055851054.22
Retake Yes: 84.2%   No: 15.8%
calendar, timetable No Comments


LGGB67H: Pinyin and Simplified Characters in Mandarin II
Instructor: Wu, H.X.Y. Course Enrollment: 28
Session: Winter 2008 Section: L30 Percent Response: 96.4%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 04426382344.85
Evaluations 004303026125.11
Organization 048153826125.07
Explanations 044264115124.93
Enthusiasm 041512263885.00
Teaching 00819343485.15
Workload 01286712003.81
Difficulty 0819608803.89
Value 00845191544.58
Retake Yes: 92.0%   No: 8.0%
calendar, timetable No Comments


LGGC66H: Classical Chinese I
Instructor: Wu, H.X.Y. Course Enrollment: 29
Session: Winter 2008 Section: L01 Percent Response: 89.7%
Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Mean
Communicates 000162747125.54
Evaluations 04084720245.46
Organization 00082439275.88
Explanations 04482731275.58
Enthusiasm 000122735275.77
Teaching 00442035396.00
Workload 0085424884.54
Difficulty 04843314124.58
Value 00035168205.15
Retake Yes: 90.0%   No: 10.0%
calendar, timetable Comments
Professor Wu was noted as an enthusiastic professor and she was always ready and willing to answer students' questions. Students cited the professor's good use of media to be very helpful. A few said that the professor needed to be more flexible when marking for English translations. Overall students felt the course was a fun and valuable learning experience.


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