LEARNING ENVIRONMENT

Very Poor Poor Moderate Good Very Good Not Applicable

You.find.the.course.intellectually.challenging.and.stimulating.

You.have.learned.something.which.you.consider.valuable.

Your.interest.in.the.subject.has.increased.as.a.consequence.of
this.course.

You.have.learned.and.understood.the.subject.materials.in
this.course.

Do you have any comments to add about the LEARNING ENVIRONMENT of the course?

ENTHUSIASM

Very Poor Poor Moderate Good Very Good Not Applicable

Instructor.is.enthusiastic.about.teaching.the.course.

Instructor.is.dynamic.and.energetic.in.conducting.the.course.

Instructor-enhances.presentations.with.the.use.of.humor.

Instructor's.style.of.presentation.holds.your.interest.during.class.

Do you have any comments to add about the ENTHUSIASM of the instructor?

ORGANIZATION

Very Poor Poor Moderate Good Very Good Not Applicable

Instructor's.explanations.are.clear.

Course.materials.are.well.prepared.and.carefully.explained.

Proposed-objectives.agree.with.those.actually.taught
so.you.know.where.the.course.is.going.

Instructor.gives.lectures.that.facilitate.taking.notes.

Do you have any comments to add about the ORGANIZATION of the instructor?

GROUP INTERACTION

Very Poor Poor Moderate Good Very Good Not Applicable

Students.are.encouraged.to.participate.in.class.discussions.

Students.are.invited.to.share.their.ideas.and.knowledge.

Students-are.encouraged.to.ask.questions.and
are.given.meaningful.answers.

Students-are.encouraged.to.express.their.own.ideas
and/or.question.the.instructor.

Do you have any comments to add about the GROUP INTERACTION of the instructor?

INDIVIDUAL RAPPORT

Very Poor Poor Moderate Good Very Good Not Applicable

Instructor.is.friendly.towards.individual.students.

Instructor.makes.students.feel.welcome.in.seeking
help/advice.in.or.outside.of.class.

Instructor.has.a.genuine.interest.in.individual.students.

Instructor.is.adequately.accessible.to.students.during
office.hours.or.after.class.

Do you have any comments to add about the INDIVIDUAL RAPPORT of the instructor?

BREADTH

Very Poor Poor Moderate Good Very Good Not Applicable

Instructor.contrasts.the.implications.of.various.theories.

Instructor.presents.the.background.or.origin.of
ideas/concepts.developed.in.class.

Instructor.presents.points.of.view.other.than
his/her.own.when.appropriate.

Instructor.adequately.discusses.current.developments.in.field.

Do you have any comments to add about the BREADTH of the course?

EXAMINATIONS

Very Poor Poor Moderate Good Very Good Not Applicable

Feedback.on.examinations/graded.materials.is.valuable.

Methods.of.evaluating.student.work.are.fair
and.appropriate.

Examinations/graded.materials.test.course.content.as
emphasized.by.instructor.

Do you have any comments to add about the EXAMINATIONS in the course?

ASSIGNMENTS

Very Poor Poor Moderate Good Very Good Not Applicable

Required.readings/texts.are.valuable.

Readings,.homeworks,.etc.,.contribute.to.appreciation
and.understanding.of.the.subject.

Do you have any comments to add about the ASSIGNMENTS in the course?

OVERALL EVALUATION

Very Poor Poor Moderate Good Very Good Not Applicable

How.does.this.course.compare.with.other.courses
you.have.had.at.Penn.State.

How.does.this.instructor.compare.with.other
instructors.you.have.had.at.Penn.State.

Do you have any comments to add about your OVERALL EVALUATION of the course?

STUDENT AND COURSE CHARACTERISTICS

Please answer each question.

Course difficulty, relative to other courses, is:
very easy easy medium hard very hard
Course workload, relative to other courses, is:
very light light medium heavy very heavy
Course pace, relative to other courses, is:
too slow slow about right fast too fast
Hours per week required outside of class:
0 to 2 hours per week 3 to 5 hours per week 6 to 8 hours per week 9 to 11 hours per week over 11 hours per week
Your level of interest in the subject prior to this course:
very low low medium high very high
Your overall grade point average at Penn State:
below 2.5 between 2.5 and 2.9 between 3.0 and 3.4 between 3.5 and 3.7 above 3.7
Your expected grade in the course:
A B C D F
Your reason for taking the course:
major requirement major elective general education requirement minor/related field personal interest only
Your year in school:
freshman sophomore junior senior graduate student