Computer Science 39J - Fall 2006

Instructor Brian A. Barsky 7 respondents
Rate the overall teaching effectiveness of this instructor 6.7 / 7
How worthwhile was this course compared with others at U.C.? 6.8 / 7
Gives lectures that are well organized 4.4 / 5
Is enthusiastic about the subject matter 5.0 / 5
Identifies what he/she considers important 4.9 / 5
Has an interesting style of presentation 4.7 / 5
Uses visual aids and blackboards effectively 4.6 / 5
Encourages questions from students 5.0 / 5
Is careful and precise in answering questions 4.6 / 5
Relates to students as individuals 5.0 / 5
Is accessible to students outside of class 4.7 / 5
Is amicable and helpful to students during office hours 5.0 / 5
Gives interesting and stimulating assignments 4.6 / 5
Gives exams that permit students to show their understanding N/A
Uses a grading system that is clearly defined and equitable 5.0 / 5
Required course material is sufficiently covered in lecture 4.8 / 5
Pace of the course is too fast 1.7 / 5
The required text/notes is beneficial 5.0 / 5
Workload is heavier than for courses of comparable credit 2.1 / 5