Biess, Frank Peter

teaching MMW 15

Class approval

78.6%

average

73.7%

projected (next term)

i.e. 475 respondents (612 total) approved of this course.


20.8%

Percentile among all classes

59.5%

Percentile among MMW classes

Instructor approval

87.9%

average

102.9%

projected (next term)

i.e. 545 respondents (612 total) approved of this instructor's teaching of the course.


41.2%

Percentile among all classes

38.2%

Percentile among MMW classes

Instructor-class rating differential

9.3%

average

29.1%

projected (next term)

This is the difference between the instructor and class approval ratings. A higher value indicates a professor which can compensate for the negative qualities of a class.


87.0%

Percentile among all classes

31.3%

Percentile among MMW classes

Grade (GPA)

3.33

average

3.37

projected (next term)


59.6%

Percentile among all classes

80.2%

Percentile among MMW classes

Estimated time commitment

≈5:37

average

≈5:22

projected (next term)

The average amount of time outside of class needed per week.


55.4%

Percentile among all classes

38.2%

Percentile among MMW classes



This chart shows all MMW 15 classes' instructor and class recommended percentages. The dotted lines represent averages for each axis.

The top right quadrant represents good classes with good professors. Bottom right represents good classes with underwhelming professors, top left represents bad classes redeemed by their professors, and bottom left represents classes with subpar professors and classes.


This chart shows all MMW 15 time commitments and average GPAs. The dotted lines represent averages for each axis.

A point in the top right quadrant is an easy but time-consuming class. Bottom right is hard and time-consuming, bottom left is hard but light on workload, and top left is easy in all respects.

(C) 2019 David Cao, Tung Doan