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Instructor: Susan Lee

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ACC201, Summer II 2013
ACC201, Spring 2013
ACC202, Spring 2013
ACC134, Fall 2012

Susan Lee: ACC201, Summer II 2013

Campus: Kapiolani Community College Department: Business
Course: ACC 201 - Intro to Financial Accounting Crn (Section): 35013 (0)    
1. The course objectives and procedures were clear.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.6 15 0.51 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 6 (40%) 9 (60%)
2. The instructor was accessible to students outside of class.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.27 15 0.46 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 11 (73%) 4 (27%)
3. The course was well organized.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.27 15 0.88 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 1 (7%) 1 (7%) 6 (40%) 7 (47%)
4. The instructor knew the subject area.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.8 15 0.41 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 3 (20%) 12 (80%)
5. The instructor encouraged students' participation.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.4 15 0.74 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 2 (13%) 5 (33%) 8 (53%)
6. The course material was presented in a clear and effective way.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.4 15 0.63 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 1 (7%) 7 (47%) 7 (47%)
7. The instructor provided a good atmosphere for learning.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.47 15 0.52 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 8 (53%) 7 (47%)
8. The instructor encouraged me to think for myself.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.67 15 0.49 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 5 (33%) 10 (67%)
9. The instructor graded tests and assignments fairly.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.53 15 0.64 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 1 (7%) 5 (33%) 9 (60%)
10. The instructor informed students of their grades on exams and assignments promptly.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.53 15 0.74 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 2 (13%) 3 (20%) 10 (67%)
11. The instructor demonstrated concern for students.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.47 15 0.52 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 8 (53%) 7 (47%)
12. The instructor treated students fairly.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.64 15 0.5 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 5 (33%) 9 (60%)
13. What are the instructor's major strengths as a teacher?
She is good at organizing the course. She tried to every student make sure the lectures.
Ms.Lee has a lot of experiences in accounting.
Her work experience within various organizations
Clear explanations. Prepares well for tests and exams.
She was great at providing many examples and making sure her students understood everything.
Professor Lee has strong accounting background and rich working experience. She can illustrate accounting concepts with practical cases, which is easy for students to understand!
Clearly pays attention to those in class not inclined to participate of their own accord and encourages them to participate in class questions and exercises.
Expertise -subject matter expert, patient, able to convey material through understandable means.
She really helps us to achieve a good grade while allowing us to absorb the materials taught.
14. What changes, if any, do you suggest to the instructor?
Nothing.
Teach more in detail with the homework and what will be on ther test. Not explain concepts on three different white boards
no changes
Everything is prefect! I enjoy my ACC201 so much!
Perhaps allow early completion of assignments to give some the opportunity to pull ahead of what is covered in class if they feel able to.
Have Wylie plus make convertible app to I PAD and apple technologies window does not serve I Pad well.
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15. How did the instructor show concern for students?
She tried to make good environment.
Ms.Lee knows that some students are working. Sometimes, she extends the due date of homework and tries to that all students do not give up to study. Ms.Lee also concerns ESL students' understanding. Sometimes, the if the topic is complicated, she asks several students if they can understand.
Takes into account that students work and fairly extended homework so we can work on it
She was very helpful
She would always make sure we understood the topic, before moving onto another one.
Professor Lee always encourages students to think by themselves and makes sure whether we understand the new complicated accounting concepts. If we are lost, she will be patient to explain that again.
Engages students not actively participating and calls on them to answer questions.
Spending the time to make sure all students understood the importance of homework. Giving additional opportunities and credit toward effort to learn not just time frames required.
She gives second chances to students. Also, instead of closing off the homework entirely, she still allows us to do the online homework with a certain percentage off. Towards the end of the course, when the homework is packed and rushed, she even lessened the percentage punishment.
16. Would you recommend this instructor to students? Why or why not?
Yes, because she is a good accounting teacher.
If the students are really eager to study accounting, and if the students think about working in the accounting/finance/tax field, I definitely recommend Ms.Lee. She knows a lot of real word of accounting.
Yes. The structure and concern for her students.
Yes
Yes, she was a great teacher and I learned a lot in her class
I definately will recommend Professor Lee to all the students who want to take accounting courses. She is a great and really helpful teacher and you will learn a lot of accounting knowledge from Professor Lee.
Yes. She is willing to accommodate student requests with regards to homework/test due dates due to circumstances such as work.
yes, sh eis a clear and concise teacher that can effectively communicate
Yes. She is a very good professor.
17. What else would you like to say about this instructor?
Ms.Lee's talk is really interesting. Her talk is based on her experience and we could see the real accounting world by her talk. These are very helpful for understanding and if you consider to work in the accounting filed, it is really interesting.
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I would take another class of hers if I could!
Professor Lee encourages students' participation. The course material was presented in a clear and effective way.
Dresses professionally.
She has a professional appearance is prompt and timely.
She is very organized with her class materials and is understanding towards her students schedule.
18. Other comments:
Thank you for teaching us this intensive class!!!!
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Professor Lee also provides a good atmosphere for learning. Although summer class is very intense, she has a clear class plan for us to arrange our study!
Thank you for a wonderful summer term.

Susan Lee: ACC201, Spring 2013     Back to top

Campus: Kapiolani Community College Department: Business
Course: ACC 201 - Intro to Financial Accounting Crn (Section): 33631 (0)     33634 (0)     33635 (0)    
1. The course objectives and procedures were clear.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.13 24 0.74 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 1 (4%) 0 (0%) 14 (58%) 8 (100%)
2. The instructor was accessible to students outside of class.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
3.92 24 1.02 Freq(%) 1 (4%) 0 (0%) 4 (17%) 7 (44%) 7 (88%)
3. The course was well organized.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
3.92 24 0.93 Freq(%) 1 (4%) 1 (13%) 0 (0%) 12 (50%) 6 (75%)
4. The instructor knew the subject area.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.46 24 0.78 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 1 (4%) 0 (0%) 8 (33%) 8 (100%)
5. The instructor encouraged students' participation.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.25 24 0.68 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 12 (50%) 7 (88%)
6. The course material was presented in a clear and effective way.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.0 24 0.93 Freq(%) 1 (4%) 1 (13%) 4 (17%) 12 (50%) 7 (88%)
7. The instructor provided a good atmosphere for learning.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.21 24 0.93 Freq(%) 1 (4%) 0 (0%) 2 (8%) 11 (46%) 6 (75%)
8. The instructor encouraged me to think for myself.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.25 24 0.61 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 2 (8%) 0 (0%) 8 (100%)
9. The instructor graded tests and assignments fairly.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
5.0 8 0.0 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 3 (13%) 0 (0%) 10 (42%)
10. The instructor informed students of their grades on exams and assignments promptly.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.75 8 0.71 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 1 (4%) 2 (8%) 0 (0%) 9 (38%)
11. The instructor demonstrated concern for students.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.88 8 0.35 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 1 (13%) 9 (38%)
12. The instructor treated students fairly.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.75 8 0.71 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 1 (13%) 12 (50%) 10 (42%)
13. What are the instructor's major strengths as a teacher?
She really knows her subject area.
She is very active ! It makes students be active in class as well.
She always give examples about how the ideas in each chapter is applied in the real world and this helps make them easier to understand. Also, she always emphasizes the ones that are going to be in the test. Her previous work in the field allows her to tell personal stories related to the chapter and they were also helpful to get an idea of how the things we are learning are done in the workplace.
lots of information and examples
she is very nice every students, and she try to help every students.
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She takes time to answer everybody's question so that we would all understand it.
Loves to help her students and is able to teach effectively because of her experience in the IRS. My favorite teacher at KCC.
Susan Lee's major strengths include: 1)Knows her subject 2)Very willing to help students when they don't understand 3)Well Organized 4)Good Sense of Humor/ Very Nice 5)Lenient/ Understanding
She provides strong info about ACC to undetstand easily.
she made students think for themselves
She knew the course material perfectly. It was also helpful that there was chapter summaries to follow along with after each lecture.
She definitely knows what he is talking about. She was able to address questions and issues in a cleae and peofessional manner.
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She applies the information towards "real life" making it easier to understand.
She knows how to teach ACC for students who do not know at all about ACC. She taught us very easily.
I liked how our instructor comes to class prepared and tries to stick with the class schedule as much as possible. She really knows what she is talking about and relates it to her real life experiences. She even provides us with summaries for each chapter, which really helps us when studying for the exams. I also like the fact that she grades super fast because we are able to receive our exam scores the next class day after we take the exam.
She's an expert on the subject and gives great real world examples by telling us about her past jobs as federal and state tax agent.
She is open to student input and very interactive.
She knows a lot of business related laws, and accounting related laws
She knew what she was talking about and gave her real life experiences as examples.
Mrs. Lee's strengths as a teacher are she's always on time and in a good mood which creates a good learning environment for everyone.
Her strong knowledge of the course material and her personable and fun personality.
Very clear in organize lectures, everything is in order.
She uses her real world experience in accounting to illustrate key concepts. These examples help me remember them more than easily since the examples bring out details that help flush out the new course material.
She cares that we learn and tries to make sure we're all following in class. She's friendly and keeps the mood happy, even in an accounting class. Susan as a teacher I had no problem with, I can only complain about Wileyplus.
Lee's major strengths as a teacher are going to the keywords of accounting as well as going through the steps of how to do a problem
She knows accounting is boring and tedious. And she goes out of her way to make the class fun and applicable.
The lectures was very hopeful to understand the principle. The illustration show us the better summary of the method and key terms.
she knows accounting well she is not boring she tries to make class time fun she's funny
Lectures are easy to understand and she reaches out to us by giving real world examples
She deeply cares about the students and goes out of her way to help each individual out. She is also a very knowledgeable professor.
She makes the class fun!
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14. What changes, if any, do you suggest to the instructor?
I think she needs to speak slowly sometimes.
she is so nice
Make the class more clearly.
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More organized.
The only change that I would suggest would be too slow down the course a little. Sometimes the speed at which we were moving was a little to fast for me to fully understand.
She is perfect teacher so I think she doesn't have to change.
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accounting is a challenge subject. I appreciate the homework. I have no recommended changes at this time.
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Some times the hand outs and text book have diffrent terminology that was a bit confusing.
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nothing...she was great
The hybrid class should meet at a computer lab. We got moved to a computer lab after half the semester had ended. We should have been there since the beginning.
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15. How did the instructor show concern for students?
She asks us if we understand the lesson and tries her best to explain it.
She moved due dates for homework because she didn't finish the lecture and thought we wouldn't have enough time to do them. Second, she knew that online homeworks were tedious and so she would say to get started as soon as she posted them. Third, even though it was our responsibility to check if she posted any homework online she still sent one or two reminders to everyone. Fourth, she provided chapter summaries and related pdf files to study with for the tests.
examples
She try to help students after class.
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She'd ask us to meet with her after class to talk about our grades.
Susan Lee showed concern for her students by offering help whenever it was needed, as well as being understanding when it came to personal problems (Sickness).
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She gave us plenty of opportunities to improve our grade.
She was very persistant through email and class time to find out what was goong om with students, privately and professionally.
When you did bad on tests she wanted to see the students for advise
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I like how our instructor helps us with some of the exercises in class so we are able to do them on our own at home because they will be the problems that are given to us for homework but with different numbers. I also like how she gives us exam information that lets us know what will be on the exam and what we need to study.
She asks what's going on when students aren't turning in work and gives tips on doing the homework.
Mrs. Lee went to great lengths to provide as much of her attention to individual students who sought help. For example, she would return phone calls when voice messages were left on her answering machine even if it was outside the 808 area code.
Encouraging us to study and to complete our homework for the course and meeting with us on her office hours if we had any questions about anything.
She notices when you dont come to class and when your homework is late and will aproach you outside of class or email you to check in.
She can easily memorize student's name, that's really impressive me.
She is constantly asking the class if there are any questions, if everyone understands what she just covered, and reviews what we covered to help cement the ideas. I think she cares allot of the success of her students.
She was easily reached and never seemed bothered by our questions. She was also great about meeting for office hours. I never had a problem.
Lee showed concern for students by going through the steps of the problems
She joked with us and Expressed her concern.
She really give students help and really does will on black board.
she takes attendance and wonders where we are if we're absent she addresses students concern during class even during tests; if we didn't understand a question, she tries her best to explain it without giving the answer away. she stays after class to help address students' concerns she responds quickly to emails
taking extra time to listen to us and help with hw
She gave her office hours and office phone number to contact her during business hours. She also replies to emails very quickly with thorough information.
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16. Would you recommend this instructor to students? Why or why not?
Yes, because she's very knowledgeable with her subject area.
Yes, because she tries her best to explain the subject. Also, she's friendly and tells funny stories even though most students don't laugh. She's always ready to lecture and even though most of the students are not paying attention, it doesn't affect her.
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I would definitely recommend Susan Lee as a teacher because of the strengths I mentioned earlier.
She organized all chapters strongly and I think she provides to understand all chapter easily. So if some people want to take ACC201, just take her class!!!
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I would recommend her to students if improvements were made to the schedule.
Yes because she is a great teacher.
Sure, shes a decent professor
Yes, she is a great teacher and is very generous and fair.
Yes, She can teach ACC very easily.
I would definitely recommend this instructor to other students because she knows what she is talking about. She doesn't bore you out like how some professors would, so you actually do pay attention in her class. She also helps you out by working out problems in class and giving chapter summaries and exam information.
Yes
Yes, gonna try to add her ACC 202 class in the Fall!
yes she explains slowly and clearly
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Yes I would because she's down to earth and relates to her students.
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I do, she treats every students fairly.
Accounting is a difficult subject, her professional experience is an asset for the students to better understand the difference between the academic and practical accounting in the workplace. Because of this I recommend her to students.
Yes I do. She actually knows what's she's talking about in the class because she has experience. She's a fun teacher to take also.
I would recommend Lee to students because she has a CPA license and a master degree in accounting
Yes I would. I enjoyed her as a teacher and she is fair which I feel I important.
Yes, Mrs. Lee is very good instructos. Student really would always like taking Mrs. Lee class. It was full up fast.
yes because they will learn accounting in a fun way and will enjoy her teaching style and personality
yes....to all accounting students
Yes, accounting was a daunting course at first, but after taking it through her class I was able to harness the skills needed to tackle this course.
Yes, I would because it's fun. but then again, Not sure - she's too busy teaching too many classes. Not enough for Q&A.
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17. What else would you like to say about this instructor?
I think she did a good job teaching us accounting 201; she just need to speak slowly sometimes.
she is a so nice instruct.
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I love your anecdotes in class !
I look forward to learning from you in ACC 202.
she also judged me in front of the whole class. she clearly said she thought i did not pay attention in front of the class. she also said that she was suprised i found a group to do my project with.
Iʻm going to take her class next semester.
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You did a good job.
She really is an awesome instructor! I'm glad I took her class.
She always has such a big smile!
she seems like a successful person in the real world. no one can fool her when it comes to taxes, finances, accounts...
Susan was a good teacher and can be helpful to future students.
She is a good teacher and puts extra effort into her class by making excel examples, worksheets and presentations.
Thank you for your patient.
She has helped me appreciate a subject that I may otherwise find boring and uninteresting.
I would like to say about about Lee that even I took 2 tests online on WileyPlus. She told me to let it go.
She puts a lot of effort into her teaching. I think that she enjoys it. And I hope she knows that her efforts are appreciated.
Thank you for you time and I will enjoy the fall term.
have a great summer and best of luck to your teaching career, i hope you're still teaching accounting when i have kids so they may take accounting from you! thanks for being a wonderful teacher, i wish more educators taught like you!
awesome
Teach summer acc 202!
Thank you for making the class enjoyable.
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18. Other comments:
Homework was somewhat fun because I understood the chapter and it was thanks to her explanations. I'm glad I attended every lectures because they were very informative.
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Keep up the good work :)!
Thanks
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Lee is a good instructor for accounting class
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It's probably not her fault but the class had stumble at the beginning 2 weeks to fully go online and Wiley plus. Had to drop the other class because I wasn't sure if I could catch up with her class and another online class with such delay.
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Susan Lee: ACC202, Spring 2013     Back to top

Campus: Kapiolani Community College Department: Business
Course: ACC 202 - Intro to Managerial Accounting Crn (Section): 33649 (0)    
1. The course objectives and procedures were clear.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.44 16 0.73 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 2 (13%) 5 (31%) 9 (56%)
2. The instructor was accessible to students outside of class.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.44 16 0.73 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 2 (13%) 5 (31%) 9 (56%)
3. The course was well organized.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.38 16 0.72 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 2 (13%) 6 (38%) 8 (50%)
4. The instructor knew the subject area.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.81 16 0.4 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 3 (19%) 13 (81%)
5. The instructor encouraged students' participation.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.5 16 0.63 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 1 (6%) 6 (38%) 9 (56%)
6. The course material was presented in a clear and effective way.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.33 16 0.72 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 2 (13%) 6 (38%) 7 (44%)
7. The instructor provided a good atmosphere for learning.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.6 16 0.51 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 6 (38%) 9 (56%)
8. The instructor encouraged me to think for myself.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.56 16 0.51 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 7 (44%) 9 (56%)
9. The instructor graded tests and assignments fairly.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.69 16 0.48 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 5 (31%) 11 (69%)
10. The instructor informed students of their grades on exams and assignments promptly.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.67 16 0.49 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 5 (31%) 10 (63%)
11. The instructor demonstrated concern for students.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.5 16 0.52 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 8 (50%) 8 (50%)
12. The instructor treated students fairly.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.5 16 0.52 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 8 (50%) 8 (50%)
13. What are the instructor's major strengths as a teacher?
She is very helpful and wants her student to do well
She is very knowledgeable about accounting. Her past experience of being a CPA and working for the tax department has made her lectures interesting. She is very kind and encouraging.
She is very helpful inside or outside the class room.
She knows here lessons well and give tips
Ms. Lee always presents clearly and she is master in this field.
she is very knowledgeable in her subject. She really cares about how her students are doing.
Very accessible when help is needed and information given was understandable.
she knows her subject well and is well organized in class
The notes provided on Laulima were very detailed and helpful.
She is upbeat and very kind. Warm and caring and she really know the in and outs of acct.
14. What changes, if any, do you suggest to the instructor?
Nothing. She is great.
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since accounting 202 is still an introductory course, maybe making some flashcards showing the new accounts we will encounter in 202 and include whether the account has a credit or debit balance, or if it is a contra-revenue account, etc. i think it will help some students in remembering their debit/credit rules as well.
It's very difficult to meet people in a class where everyone is sitting in front of a computer. I think it would've been helpful if Professor Lee gave us 5 minutes during class to form the groups for the group project and to exchange phone numbers or emails. For example, Professor Dooley was constantly having us move around the class to form groups for the longer (in-class) assignments and he always took a few minutes to let us exchange phone numbers or emails.
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15. How did the instructor show concern for students?
By helping every student individually if they had a poor test grade
Susan shows concern by always reminding us that she has office hours and welcomes questions during class. If during the semester we are not doing so well she will write on the exam that we failed to meet with her. During the meeting she does help and gives us encouragement to keep working hard.
She concerns about student's situation, tried to adjust the schedule, was very helpful.
she is always willing to go above and beyond to make sure she can help students to the best they can. she wants everyone to succeed
she sends you a message or a note on your test
Either by email or in person.
If there was any part of the course students were struggling on she would take more time to explain thoroughly.
Professor Lee made sure we had some understanding of the material before moving on. She also used many other resources besides WileyPlus and the textbook; she had notes, illustrations, sample problems, and Q&A.
yes always check how we are doing.
16. Would you recommend this instructor to students? Why or why not?
Yes! Because she is very helpful and wants all of her students to do well
Yes I would recommend Susan to other students. She knows her material very well and she wants her students to pass and gives them hope that even if the material is tough we can do it.
Yes, she is very nice teacher.
yes she's a very good teacher and wants to help her students
yes because she tries to explain the lesson clearly
Yes, I will.
Yes. She is a great teacher and she creates a good learning environment.
Yes. She helped to understand material better and tests were understandable.
Yes. The work is easy if you pay attention, but is still challenging at the same time.
yes susan is the best!
17. What else would you like to say about this instructor?
She is a good teacher who makes it clear what you need to know
I would like to say that if it wasn't for Susan I don't think I would have passed accounting. She pushed me to study harder and believed that I can do it.
She is very knowledgeable about what she is teaching.
The project was no fun.
Professor Lee gives great insight to the everyday tasks of a CPA Auditor.
18. Other comments:
Professor Lee is very friendly and approachable, this makes it much easier to express confusion and ask for help.

Susan Lee: ACC134, Fall 2012     Back to top

Campus: Kapiolani Community College Department: Business
Course: ACC 134 - Individual Income Tax Crn (Section): 31103 (0)    
1. The course objectives and procedures were clear.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
3.92 12 1.16 Freq(%) 1 (8%) 0 (0%) 2 (17%) 5 (42%) 4 (33%)
2. The instructor was accessible to students outside of class.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.0 12 1.13 Freq(%) 1 (8%) 0 (0%) 1 (8%) 6 (50%) 4 (33%)
3. The course was well organized.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
3.42 12 1.16 Freq(%) 1 (8%) 1 (8%) 4 (33%) 4 (33%) 2 (17%)
4. The instructor knew the subject area.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.75 12 0.62 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 1 (8%) 1 (8%) 10 (83%)
5. The instructor encouraged students' participation.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.67 12 0.65 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 1 (8%) 2 (17%) 9 (75%)
6. The course material was presented in a clear and effective way.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
3.58 12 1.16 Freq(%) 1 (8%) 0 (0%) 5 (42%) 3 (25%) 3 (25%)
7. The instructor provided a good atmosphere for learning.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.5 12 0.67 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 1 (8%) 4 (33%) 7 (58%)
8. The instructor encouraged me to think for myself.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.17 12 1.11 Freq(%) 1 (8%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 6 (50%) 5 (42%)
9. The instructor graded tests and assignments fairly.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.25 12 1.14 Freq(%) 1 (8%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 5 (42%) 6 (50%)
10. The instructor informed students of their grades on exams and assignments promptly.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.17 12 1.19 Freq(%) 1 (8%) 0 (0%) 1 (8%) 4 (33%) 6 (50%)
11. The instructor demonstrated concern for students.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.17 12 1.11 Freq(%) 1 (8%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 6 (50%) 5 (42%)
12. The instructor treated students fairly.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.33 12 1.15 Freq(%) 1 (8%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 4 (33%) 7 (58%)
13. What are the instructor's major strengths as a teacher?
- Knowledge and experience in the field of accounting and taxation and ability to bring her experiences on the field into the classroom and relay them to her students. - Always returned examinations promptly with detailed corrections of errors. - Good communicator and made learning taxation fun!
Knows a lot of practical information as to how the course material applies to real life situations.
She used to work in accounting firms for a long time, so she knows well about practical application.
N/A since it's her first time teaching.
She is CPA, so She has a lot of knowledge about Tax regulation.
I think this is her first semester teaching this class and I think she will be an excellent teacher on all levels once she settles in. She clearly knows the subject and is evolving in her format of the class though a little late for some who dropped the class. I am taking another class from her next semester and looking forward to it.
Know her subject matter, her experiences and her ability to connect the subject matter to real life in order for us to understand
Her past experienced
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14. What changes, if any, do you suggest to the instructor?
-Assign chapter homework earlier, so that students have more time to complete it. -Post answers to homework assignments earlier, so students can review them earlier for examinations.
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Give less homework and teach students to understand the concepts.
Please more early update the assignment information.
I think she is adjusting the format of the class in the right direction.
Use a better text book and computer program. Need a TA. Give test on every two chapters Multiple choice questions should not consist of calculations because there are enough tax problems that need calculations ProSystems Tax program should have been introduced and use from the onset of the class
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15. How did the instructor show concern for students?
- Always listened to students concerns and ideas, and responded in action.
Didn't really show concern, since she assigned homework after homework. This is not a 4 year college.
Yes she did, very much so.
Study guide, test review, explain her grading process and assigned extra credit
n/a
16. Would you recommend this instructor to students? Why or why not?
Yes, because she made learning fun and brought real-life experiences to the classroom.
Sure. She is nice and easy-going.
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I strongly recommend to students, because she is honesty and professional.
Yes
Yes. She makes the class fun and relate the textbook problems to real life
Yes, because she knows what shes talking about
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17. What else would you like to say about this instructor?
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She is experienced and knowledgeable about the subject.
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18. Other comments:
Please do better next semester and forward.
Awesome instructor
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