Faculty Member:  TAN YEE FAN
Department:  COMPUTER SCIENCE Academic Year:  2004/2005
Faculty:  SCHOOL OF COMPUTING Semester:  1
Module:DATA STRUCTURES AND ALGORITHMS - CS1102CY
Activity Type:LABORATORY

No. of Respondents:19
QnItems EvaluatedFac. Member Avg ScoreFac. Member Avg Score Std. DevDept Avg Score (All Fac. Members)Fac. Avg Score (All Fac. Members)






1The teacher has enhanced my thinking ability. 3.895 0.658 3.466 3.470
2The teacher provides timely and useful feedback. 4.158 0.602 3.554 3.557
3The teacher is approachable for consultation. 4.278 0.575 3.730 3.734
4The teacher has helped me advance my research (if applicable). 4.125 0.641 3.429 3.434
5The teacher has increased my interest in the subject. 3.632 0.831 3.357 3.361
6The teacher has helped me acquire valuable/relevant knowledge in the field. 4.053 0.621 3.498 3.501
7The teacher has helped me understand complex ideas. 4.000 0.594 3.454 3.458
8Overall the teacher is effective. 4.105 0.658 3.572 3.576
Average of Qn 1-7 4.008 0.667 3.502 3.506

Note:
1. A 5-point scale is used for the scores. The higher the score, the better the rating.
2. Fac. Member Avg Score: The mean of all the scores for each question for the faculty member.
3. Fac. Member Avg Score Std. Dev: A measure of the range of variability. It measures the extent to which a faculty member's Average Score differs from all the scores in the faculty member's evaluation. The smaller the standard deviation, the greater the robustness of the number given as average.
4. Dept Avg Score (All Fac. Members): The mean of all the scores of the activity type for each question for all modules offered by the department.
5. Fac. Avg Score (All Fac. Members): The mean of all the scores of the activity type for each question for all modules offered by the faculty.

Frequency Distribution on Overall Effectiveness of Teacher - Qn 8

Nos. of Respondents(% of Respondents)


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ITEM\SCORE

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5

4

3

2

1


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Self

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5 (26.32%)

11 (57.89%)

3 (15.79%)

0 (.00%)

0 (.00%)

Teachers teaching Module at the Same Level (Dept)

|

1843 (21.97%)

4299 (51.26%)

1854 (22.11%)

270 (3.22%)

121 (1.44%)

Teachers teaching Module at the Same Level (Fac)

|

2119 (19.95%)

5532 (52.09%)

2462 (23.18%)

358 (3.37%)

149 (1.40%)

STUDENTS' COMMENTS ON FACULTY MEMBER

Faculty Member:  TAN YEE FAN
Department:  COMPUTER SCIENCE Academic Year:  2004/2005
Faculty:  SCHOOL OF COMPUTING Semester:  1
Module:DATA STRUCTURES AND ALGORITHMS - CS1102CY
Activity Type:LABORATORY

Q9  What are the teacher's strengths?
1.-
2.He put up a webpage with explanations on topics students generally had trouble with.
3./
4....
5.Very nice in explaining things. Give a quick reply if I ask him through e-mail. Have some analogies to describe somethings that is complex. Always spare some times to answer questions on forum. Make a miniature to help me understand the course.
6.He is very active on the forum
7.He is very helpful and willing to clear our doubts. He also provided some extra information based on our queries. He is a very good TA.
8.Very helpful and has a good knowledge in the subject.

Q10  What improvements would you suggest to the teacher?
1.-
2.none
3./
4....
5.Hmm maybe provide answer to the additional question that he made
6.no
7.Mark the labs less strictly.



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