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Assessment of a New American Program in the Middle East
Thomas W. Rishel
The Student Survey
Math 104 – Post-course survey
For the twelve topics listed in the table below:
Have you used them since the end of the semester? [Yes, No, Maybe]
Should I teach the following topic again next semester? [Yes, No, Maybe]
How difficult was this specific topic? [Easy, Okay, High]
Used Teach Next Year Difficulty
Logs and Exponentials
Derivative Word Problems
Did you find the mathematics course useful? (Be honest.)
If yes, why? If no, how would you change it to make it useful?
Was there enough homework? Should there be more, or less? Why?
Which topic(s) do you remember most? Why?
One goal of the course was to show the usefulness of mathematics to biology, chemistry, physics and medicine. Was this goal achieved?
Why or why not?
Were the examinations and quizzes at the appropriate level?
Do you feel that your general reasoning skills improved as a result of the course? If so, how and why did you think this happened? If not, what would you suggest for improvement?
How useful [Very, Some, Not] were the following?
Math Review ______
Differential Equations Notes ______
How could the above be improved?
Would you add any topics to the course? Which topics?
Would you drop any topics? Which?
Any other comments?