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Sample Class Syllabi

Student Comments

What did the instructor do that most helped your learning?

"The lectures and reading selections were fantastically helpful in teaching the subject material."

"Provided thought provoking readings, lectures, presenters, and multimedia on the subject. She was very good at making the material interesting and making the class feel we could be part of the discussion."

"Prof. Phelps was VERY prepared. I was really impressed with how well she knew everything discussed in class."

Other Comments?

"In my 4 years at the U I have never learned more or enjoyed a subject matter as much as in this class. Prof. Phelps is literally the best professor I have had."

"Prof Phelps is friendly, enthusiastic and deeply knowledgeable of the subjects we cover in the class and on the readings. Her competence and confidence shines through in every lecture and makes the class fun and interesting to attend. I'm very satisfied thus far and am very happy I took this course."

"I really, really enjoyed this class and feel I learned a lot! Thanks!"

"Dr. Phelps was an awesome teacher and inspired my curiosity about the criminal justice system."