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Instructor: Brent Fujinaka

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Brent Fujinaka: ENG100, Fall 2010

Campus: Kapiolani Community College Department: Languages, Linguistics & Lit
Course: ENG 100 - Composition I Crn (Section): 32359 (0)    
1. The course objectives and procedures were clear.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.5 14 0.52 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 7 (50%) 7 (50%)
2. The instructor was accessible to students outside of class.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.36 14 0.74 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 2 (14%) 5 (36%) 7 (50%)
3. The course was well organized.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.64 14 0.5 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 5 (36%) 9 (64%)
4. The instructor knew the subject area.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.64 14 0.5 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 5 (36%) 9 (64%)
5. The instructor encouraged students' participation.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.29 14 0.73 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 2 (14%) 6 (43%) 6 (43%)
6. The course material was presented in a clear and effective way.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.5 14 0.65 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 1 (7%) 5 (36%) 8 (57%)
7. The instructor provided a good atmosphere for learning.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.57 14 0.51 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 6 (43%) 8 (57%)
8. The instructor encouraged me to think for myself.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.54 13 0.52 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 6 (46%) 7 (54%)
9. The instructor graded tests and assignments fairly.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.71 14 0.47 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 4 (29%) 10 (71%)
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  
4.5 14 0.76 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 2 (14%) 3 (21%) 9 (64%)
11. The instructor demonstrated concern for students.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.57 14 0.51 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 6 (43%) 8 (57%)
12. The instructor treated students fairly.
Mean N-Size Std Dev   Strongly Disagree   Disagree   Neutral   Agree   Strongly Agree  
4.64 14 0.5 Freq(%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 5 (36%) 9 (64%)
13. What are the instructor's major strengths as a teacher?
he creates the atmosphere where students can participate and discuss in class.
His major strengths in class was the ability to teach what he needs to teach in all levels for different students to learn. He is always willing to spend extra time after class to help students in need of help. His exprience in knowing the subject helps other students understand in depth of exceling themselves to the next level.
Experience, patience.
very smart, he knows what he is talking about.
He was very considerate and understanding of his students. Also he was very effective in covering and explaining materials that were helpful in doing the writing assignments.
He really encouraged our whole class to engage in the topic and conversation making everyone very interested and wanting to learn more
good communitcation with students
He's very personable and and chill. He also paced the assignments well.
tried to make sure whole class gets involved with content.held interactive discussions.
Mr. Fujinaka's strengths as a teacher was his teaching style, such as going at a slow pace so that his instructions were clear for his students to understand. His way of teaching for writing was also good because it really helped me with my papers such as doing a free write before actually starting on the paper.
He shows that he cares about our grades. If we weren't doing so well, he would help us. Also, if we were behind a little, he would allow us time to catch up.
14. What changes, if any, do you suggest to the instructor?
i wish the class starts earlier.
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Announce from the start that the students will be expected to always bring two or more copies of drafts to submit for review.
none
Nothing. The class environment was very nice.
None, I felt he reall had a good understanding on how to handle young people and keep a interesting class.
have a little more group activities in using text book maybe.
Encourage the students more to read and express themselves, call on them if necessary to get them engaged.
15. How did the instructor show concern for students?
He shows concerns if they tend to slow down on the task at hand. He always gives heads up on whats going and is willing to be flexible to help students out.
Earnestly
he always asked for students who were absent and emailed you if you missed something important
He was very adaptive to the needs of the students.
Everytime something was going on in my life where class was getting hard for me, i talked to him about it and he showed such concern and gave great advice on how to keep up with his class.
spent one on one time.
Yes he did, he would talk to his students individually to see how they were doing.
16. Would you recommend this instructor to students? Why or why not?
Yes i would recommend students to him because of his teaching skills and understanding on what needs to be taught. He is very flexible and very willing to help out
Yes - he is fun, fair and appropriately easy going. He recognizes that this is a required course, but does his best to help you succeed.
yes, he is very laid back but very smart and funny.
Yes, students will develop their skills in writing like I did.
Yes. He is a understanding, good teacher who knows a lot about the stuff he teaches.
I would definitely recommend Mr. Fujinaka to other students because he made my least favorite subject easy and enjoyable.
yes.encourages a good learning environment.
Yes because he is a teacher that listens to what you have to say and is clear on his instructions.
I would recommend him because he's very easy to talk to. He gets along well with his students.
17. What else would you like to say about this instructor?
Thank you for the fun semester that i went through. I enjoy helping out whenever i can, and thank you for the outstanding advise you give me during my tough times in class and off.
Nice shirt!
Very very friendly.
He is a awesome teach and has a great way of making sure everyone understands the topic. I would recomentd him to any one -Kea
18. Other comments:
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This class boosted my confidence in writing.
He is awesome and really showed his class a lot of energy.
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