COURSE EVALUATION

COURSE EVALUATION

INTRODUCTION
Dear students and alumni! Your comments and suggestions are very important to us to make the educational process at Terra Nova, including our teaching and your studying, as close to perfection as possible. It is also very important that all our current and prospective students see your feedback here, which proves the educational process at Terra Nova to be really democratic and open for constructive criticism. We also hope that this web area will be used not only to express your thoughts about your TOEFL Preparation course or Terra Nova in general but also to exchange your ideas or some interesting information with your schoolmates.

FEEDBACK
If you have decided to post, please send an e-mail message marked "FEEDBACK" at the e-mail address of Terra Nova (terranovamd@yahoo.com). Soon after, your feedback will appear in this section of Terra Nova's website according to the year of posting. Thank you in advance for sharing your ideas, opinions, experiences, and feelings. We really appreciate it.

COURSE EVALUATION FORM
You can also fill out our final course evaluation form by answering all or some of the questions provided below. To fill out the form, please copy and paste the questions in the form into the e-mail message window and send the message with your answers entitled "COURSE EVALUATION" at the e-mail address of Terra Nova (terranovamd@yahoo.com).

  1. Your name:

  2. Your e-mail:

  3. Course and section attended (including the academic year and the semester):

  4. Why did you decide to take this course?

  5. Did the course fulfill your expectations?
    • Yes.
    • Not quite (please explain).

  6. Was the English level of the course right for you?
    • Yes.
    • Not quite (please explain).

  7. Did you do all of your homework?
    • Yes.
    • No, because it was too difficult.
    • No, because it was too easy.
    • No, because the teacher gave too much homework.
    • No, because I didn't have enough time.
    • No (please specify other reasons)

  8. How much do you feel you learned in the course?
    • A lot.
    • Some.
    • Not much.
    • Nothing.

  9. Do you feel that you did everything possible to improve your English?
    • Yes.
    • Not quite (please explain).

  10. Do you feel that your instructor did everything possible to help you improve your English?
    • Yes.
    • Not quite (please explain).

  11. Did your instructor encourage exclusive use of English in class?
    • Yes.
    • Not quite (please explain).

  12. Was your instructor always well prepared?
    • Yes.
    • Not quite (please explain).

  13. Did your instructor correct your mistakes without discouraging you?
    • Yes.
    • Not quite (please explain).

  14. Did your instructor make the class interesting?
    • Yes.
    • Not quite (please explain).

  15. Did your instructor use class time efficiently?
    • Yes.
    • Not quite (please explain).

  16. Did your instructor give an equal amount of attention to every student?
    • Yes.
    • Not quite (please explain).

  17. Were your instructor's explanations clear to you?
    • Yes.
    • Not quite (please explain).

  18. Please comment on the following types of class activities that your instructor provided (mark with an X).

    Your instructor gave: Too much Enough Not enough
    Reading      
    Listening      
    Speaking      
    Writing      
    Grammar      
    Vocabulary      

  19. Were the course textbooks interesting and useful?
    • Yes.
    • Not quite (please explain).

  20. What material and activities did you find MOST HELPFUL for your learning and why?

  21. What material and activities did you find LEAST HELPFUL for your learning and why?

  22. How do you rate the quality of teaching ("5" indicates the best quality, "1" indicates the worst quality)?

  23. Would you recommend the course to your classmates, colleagues, friends, or relatives?
    • Yes.
    • Maybe (please explain).
    • No (please explain).

  24. What do you suggest that your instructor do in order to improve the course?

  25. Please use this space to add any further comments.

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