Student Response Survey for
Some Course Fall 1998

Please provide an answer to each question below (i-iv and 1-19 are required) and include comments in the text boxes. Click in the circle that corresponds to your response. Student evaluation of instruction plays an important part in improving teaching performance and rewarding effective teaching. Your honest and thoughtful response to the following items will be appreciated.

Course, Number, Section: Some Course

Instructor: Dr. Somebody

Background Questions

  1. Class:
    Freshman
    Sophomore
    Junior
    Senior
    Graduate
    Other

  2. I am taking this course:
    To fulfill a requirement in my major/minor
    To fulfill a University graduation requirement
    As a free elective

  3. Classes I attended:
    Almost all
    Most
    About half
    Some
    Almost None

  4. Grade expected:
    4
    3.5
    3
    2.5
    2
    1.5
    1
    0

    Course Organization

  1. Syllabus clarified my responsibilities.
    Strongly Agree
    Agree somewhat
    Neutral
    Disagree somewhat
    Strongly Disagree

    Not Applicable
    Don't Care to Respond


  2. Syllabus clarified grading procedures.
    Strongly Agree
    Agree somewhat
    Neutral
    Disagree somewhat
    Strongly Disagree

    Not Applicable
    Don't Care to Respond


  3. What was done agreed with learning objectives.
    Strongly Agree
    Agree somewhat
    Neutral
    Disagree somewhat
    Strongly Disagree

    Not Applicable
    Don't Care to Respond


  4. Instructor made material relevant to other disciplines.
    Strongly Agree
    Agree somewhat
    Neutral
    Disagree somewhat
    Strongly Disagree

    Not Applicable
    Don't Care to Respond


  5. Class time used efficiently.
    Strongly Agree
    Agree somewhat
    Neutral
    Disagree somewhat
    Strongly Disagree

    Not Applicable
    Don't Care to Respond


  6. Text and/or manuals helped me learn.
    Strongly Agree
    Agree somewhat
    Neutral
    Disagree somewhat
    Strongly Disagree

    Not Applicable
    Don't Care to Respond

  7. Grading

  8. Exams/assignments appropriate to material and objectives.
    Strongly Agree
    Agree somewhat
    Neutral
    Disagree somewhat
    Strongly Disagree

    Not Applicable
    Don't Care to Respond


  9. Exams/assignments graded fairly.
    Strongly Agree
    Agree somewhat
    Neutral
    Disagree somewhat
    Strongly Disagree

    Not Applicable
    Don't Care to Respond


  10. Helpful feedback provided on tests and assignments.
    Strongly Agree
    Agree somewhat
    Neutral
    Disagree somewhat
    Strongly Disagree

    Not Applicable
    Don't Care to Respond

  11. Instructor Communication

  12. Instructor communicated enthusiasm for material.
    Strongly Agree
    Agree somewhat
    Neutral
    Disagree somewhat
    Strongly Disagree

    Not Applicable
    Don't Care to Respond


  13. Instructor appeared knowledgeable about the subject.
    Strongly Agree
    Agree somewhat
    Neutral
    Disagree somewhat
    Strongly Disagree

    Not Applicable
    Don't Care to Respond


  14. Instructor answered questions clearly.
    Strongly Agree
    Agree somewhat
    Neutral
    Disagree somewhat
    Strongly Disagree

    Not Applicable
    Don't Care to Respond

  15. Instructor Interaction with the Students

  16. Instructor stimulated intellectual curiousity.
    Strongly Agree
    Agree somewhat
    Neutral
    Disagree somewhat
    Strongly Disagree

    Not Applicable
    Don't Care to Respond


  17. Instructor encouraged student participation.
    Strongly Agree
    Agree somewhat
    Neutral
    Disagree somewhat
    Strongly Disagree

    Not Applicable
    Don't Care to Respond


  18. Instructor used examples and illustrations.
    Strongly Agree
    Agree somewhat
    Neutral
    Disagree somewhat
    Strongly Disagree

    Not Applicable
    Don't Care to Respond

  19. Instructor Interest in Students

  20. Instructor treated me with respect.
    Strongly Agree
    Agree somewhat
    Neutral
    Disagree somewhat
    Strongly Disagree

    Not Applicable
    Don't Care to Respond


  21. Instructor was available for consultation outside class.
    Strongly Agree
    Agree somewhat
    Neutral
    Disagree somewhat
    Strongly Disagree

    Not Applicable
    Don't Care to Respond

  22. Global Items

  23. Instructor was an effective teacher.
    Strongly Agree
    Agree somewhat
    Neutral
    Disagree somewhat
    Strongly Disagree

    Not Applicable
    Don't Care to Respond


  24. Overall quality of course was high.
    Strongly Agree
    Agree somewhat
    Neutral
    Disagree somewhat
    Strongly Disagree

    Not Applicable
    Don't Care to Respond

Please provide any written comments in the areas listed below:


  1. Instructor Option Questions:

  2. Course Organization

  3. Grading

  4. Instructor Communication

  5. Instructor Interaction with Students

  6. Instructor Interest in Students

  7. What are the major strengths of the instructor?

  8. What are the major weaknesses of the instructor?

  9. What aspects of the course are most beneficial to you?

  10. What would you suggest to improve this course?