SPRING 2008


Advanced Composition for Business Majors


Written Comments:

  • “Excellent course . . . Great pace. Good assignments.”
  • “She was a great teacher . . . She will make you work for your grade but in the end you will be better at writing.”
  • “Almost everything was very helpful.”
  • “Professor Mitcho is a great instructor—she is very helpful and has stimulating, interesting lectures. She is very respectful of her students.”

Numerical Scores:

  • Course requirements were clearly stated in the syllabus: 4.43/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The course was well organized: 4.19/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The instructor explained the material clearly: 4.19/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • Comments and suggestions on returned material were helpful: 4.38/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The instructor showed respect for students: 4.71/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The instructor was accessible either in person or electronically: 4.38/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The instructor followed the stated course grading policy: 4.29/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The exams reflected what was covered in the course: 4.08/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The assignments helped me learn the material: 4.00/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • Readings helped me understand the course topic: 4.10/5.00 (mean) / 4.00/5.00 (median)
  • Assignments and exams were returned promptly: 3.57/5.00 (mean) / 4.00/5.00 (median)
  • The instructor covered the important aspects of the course as outlined in the syllabus: 4.33/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The instructor made the class intellectually stimulating: 3.76/5.00 (mean) / 4.00/5.00 (median)
  • The instructor encouraged the students to be actively involved in the material through discussion and other activities: 4.05/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • My overall rating of the teaching: 4.25/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • My overall rating of this course: 3.52/5.00 (mean) / 4.00/5.00 (median)

Advanced Composition for Business Majors


Written Comments:

  • “Great professor”
  • “I think this course was really effective”

Numerical Scores:

  • Course requirements were clearly stated in the syllabus: 4.78/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The course was well organized: 4.72/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The instructor explained the material clearly: 4.50/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • Comments and suggestions on returned material were helpful: 4.50/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The instructor showed respect for students: 4.59/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The instructor was accessible either in person or electronically: 4.65/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The instructor followed the stated course grading policy: 4.72/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The exams reflected what was covered in the course: 4.56/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The assignments helped me learn the material: 4.56/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • Readings helped me understand the course topic: 4.39/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • Assignments and exams were returned promptly: 4.47/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The instructor covered the important aspects of the course as outlined in the syllabus: 4.61/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The instructor made the class intellectually stimulating: 4.50/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The instructor encouraged the students to be actively involved in the material through discussion and other activities: 4.56/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • My overall rating of the teaching: 4.50/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • My overall rating of this course: 4.28/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)

Advanced Composition for Social Science Majors


Written Comments:

  • “Sara was great . . . very helpful . . . fair . . . available . . . made the class fun!”

Numerical Scores

  • Course requirements were clearly stated in the syllabus: 4.92/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The course was well organized: 4.69/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The instructor explained the material clearly: 4.69/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • Comments and suggestions on returned material were helpful: 4.67/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The instructor showed respect for students: 4.77/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The instructor was accessible either in person or electronically: 4.67/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The instructor followed the stated course grading policy: 4.77/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The exams reflected what was covered in the course: 4.55/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The assignments helped me learn the material: 4.15/5.00 (mean) / 4.00/5.00 (median)
  • Readings helped me understand the course topic: 4.00/5.00 (mean) / 4.00/5.00 (median)
  • Assignments and exams were returned promptly: 4.08/5.00 (mean) / 4.50/5.00 (median)
  • The instructor covered the important aspects of the course as outlined in the syllabus: 4.77/5.00 (mean) . 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The instructor made the class intellectually stimulating: 4.17/5.00 (mean) / 4.50/5.00 (median)
  • The instructor encouraged the students to be actively involved in the material through discussion and other activities: 4.54/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • My overall rating of the teaching: 4.46/5.00 (mean) / 4.00/5.00 (median)
  • My overall rating of this course: 4.18/5.00 (mean) / 4.00/5.00 (median)

Advanced Composition for Social Science Majors


Written Comments:

  • “The course was well organized”
  • “The [instructor comments] on the papers returned helped a lot. Also the writing exercises helped by making us go through the material.”

Numerical Scores

  • Course requirements were clearly stated in the syllabus: 4.95/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The course was well organized: 4.74/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The instructor explained the material clearly: 4.68/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • Comments and suggestions on returned material were helpful: 4.74/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The instructor showed respect for students: 4.84/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The instructor was accessible either in person or electronically: 4.58/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The instructor followed the stated course grading policy: 4.79/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The exams reflected what was covered in the course: 4.10/5.00 (mean) / 4.00/5.00 (median)
  • The assignments helped me learn the material: 4.05/5.00 (mean) / 4.00/5.00 (median)
  • Readings helped me understand the course topic: 3.47/5.00 (mean) / 4.00/5.00 (median)
  • Assignments and exams were returned promptly: 4.28/5.00 (mean) / 4.50/5.00 (median)
  • The instructor covered the important aspects of the course as outlined in the syllabus: 4.74/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • The instructor made the class intellectually stimulating: 3.74/5.00 (mean) / 4.00/5.00 (median)
  • The instructor encouraged the students to be actively involved in the material through discussion and other activities: 4.42/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • My overall rating of the teaching: 4.47/5.00 (mean) / 5.00/5.00 (median)
  • My overall rating of this course: 3.84/5.00 (mean) / 4.00/5.00 (median)
     

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