Honors Biology Course Survey - 2009

Evaluate this class and the instructor by answering the following questions.

Name (optional): 


  1. What were your reasons for taking this class? (Check all that apply)
    Required
    Personal Interest
    Recommended by a friend
    I heard it was an easy class
    All the other classes were full


  1. I completed my assignments on time.


  1. I showed up to class on time.


  1. Rank the following aspects of this class in order from most effective to least effective (1 being the most effective aspect of this class).
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    Textbook  
    Videos  
    Online Activities  
    Out-of-Class Projects  
    Homework Assignments  
    Class Lectures  
    Course Website  
    Lab Activities  


  1. Overall, would you say the class has met your expectations?
    Yes
    No


  1. Evaluate the instructor:

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      The instructor is well prepared. Strongly agree  Strongly disagree  
      The instructor explains the material clearly. Strongly agree  Strongly disagree  
      The instructor answers questions well. Strongly agree  Strongly disagree  
      The instructor shows genuine concern for students. Strongly agree  Strongly disagree  
      The instructor is accessible outside of class. Strongly agree  Strongly disagree  
      The instructor gives clear directions. Strongly agree  Strongly disagree  
      The instructor assigns a reasonable amount of homework. Strongly agree  Strongly disagree  
      The instructor gives you enough time to do your work. Strongly agree  Strongly disagree  
      The instructor knows what is going on in the room. Strongly agree  Strongly disagree  
      The instructor lets you express your opinions. Strongly agree  Strongly disagree  


  1. How would you rate the instructor's ability to stimulate class participation?
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Excellent   Poor


  1. How would you rate the instructor's ability to lead class discussions?
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Excellent   Poor


  1. The "Quotes of the Day" are an effective way to learn about the nature of science.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. The Classroom Performance System (CPS) is an effective tool for stimulating student learning and participation.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. Please provide any additional comments or suggestions concerning Honors Biology.