These questions were developed by UB's Committee for University-Wide Course Evaluations for formative assessment during weeks three and seven of the Fall of 2020.
Please note that the week three and seven formative assessments, administered via SmartEvals, are only available for individual instructors and are not to be used for the tenure/promotion process.
Please indicate your level of agreement with the following statements about your course:*
What has helped you to learn in this class?
What has hindered your learning in this class?
Give one suggestion for how the class could be adjusted to better meet your learning needs.
All courses will transition from in-person to online classes after the Thanksgiving break. Please rate the adequacy of each of the following components of online coursework during the last weeks of the semester:*
At the end of the semester, questions about preference for course mode based on experience with the course will be asked of students.
*Quantitative question with a 5-point Likert scale: (1 = Strongly Disagree, 2 = Disagree, 3 = Neutral, 4 = Agree, 5 = Strongly Agree OR 1 = Very Inadequate, 2 = Somewhat Inadequate, 3= Unsure, 4 = Somewhat adequate, 5 = Completely adequate). Answers with a selection of 1 or 2 are followed up with the qualitative question asking for an explanation of the dissatisfaction.
In light of recent email phishing attempts purporting to be from UB Course Evaluations, we would like to remind everyone that all official UBCE correspondence will come from Vice Provost of Academic Affairs Graham Hammill. For more information on reporting phishing attempts, please visit the UBIT website.