These are bona fide, unedited student comments from the official UF student course evaluations site. Those with no answer or “n/a” or “none” have been omitted. Students were all undergraduates in journalism or advertising who had no previous programming experience. Only eight students were enrolled in this course.
Qualities of instructor which contributed to success of the course:
“Her enthusiasm and clear description of the course and how much time we would have to devote to it to be successful.”
“She is very passionate about the course and the material which makes me what to learn more about the material as well.”
“Her enthusiasm for the subject material and our understanding of it made difficult course material easier to understand. She was always willing to give additional help, even outside of class and after work hours. The class was also broken down really intelligently so that we had a good foundation for more difficult material later in the course.”
“Ms. McAdams encouragement to play with code helped with my success in this course.” Continue reading