K.T. Tan's Research Group

Engineered Materials for Future Applications Class of Summer 2020

Instructor Evaluation (Words from students):

  • “Dr. Tan was able to keep class engagement very well in the way he utilized online learning and discussion portions of the course.”
  • “Dr. Tan was very good at explaining complex topics. He took the time to make sure students understood but also gave student the opportunity to explain topics to each other. The active learning concept was very beneficial as well, as it encouraged students to involve themselves.”
  • “The part of the teaching which was done particularly well was discussion after reading papers as we encounter various questions in our mind and these questions were very well answered by Instructor. On top of that Kahoot game was really a unique way to introduce active learning as student don’t feel lethargic in any part of the lecture.”
  • “The class is very positive for my future work and learning some innovative research.”

Course Evaluation Report Summary

Engineered Materials for Future Applications (Summer 2020)
Instructor’s Overall Teaching Effectiveness4.889
Instructor’s Overall Mean4.948
Same Level Courses Mean
College/Department Mean4.408