Fiorella Terenzi at Florida International University

Fiorella Terenzi

  • 4.5Overall Quality
  • 4.6Helpfulness
  • 4.4Clarity
  • 4.5Easiness

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Class
Rating
Comment
4/24/14

AST2003

Good Quality

Easiness5

Helpfulness5

Clarity5

Rater Interest5

Grade ReceivedN/A

She's a good professor, gives reviews/study guide before exams, lets you use formula notes during exam, explains everything clearly & over all good class. Has immense amounts of extra credit, no way you won't pass. Take her :)

4/20/14

AST2003

Good Quality

Easiness5

Helpfulness5

Clarity3

Rater Interest4

Grade ReceivedN/A

Didn't like the lecture honestly but the subject is interesting if you read the book. If you're very interested in the subject, I would not take this professor because theres not much learning. Like someone below me said, if you're a mature student that wants to learn, this isn't the class to take. Very easy but unclear note taking b/c her drawings

4/20/14

AST2003

Good Quality

Easiness5

Helpfulness5

Clarity3

Rater Interest3

Grade ReceivedN/A

Didn't like the way she wrote her notes, she drew a lot. Pay attention & write what she says out loud cause it'll help. I would say the book is necessary to help you understand what she was trying to explain in class, once you read the book you'll be like: Oh thats what she was trying to say / teach. Doesn't explain very clearly. Overall, very easy

4/3/14

AST

Good Quality

Easiness5

Helpfulness5

Clarity5

Rater Interest4

Grade ReceivedN/A

Fiorella is an amazing professor! She is very clear, you learn a lot of fun and interesting information and her tests always have a good study guide so you can always get a good grade on the test. She is wonderful. If you take this class, definitely take it with her! SHES AMAZING. everyone in the class seemed to think so too.

1/8/14

AST2003

Good Quality

Easiness5

Helpfulness5

Clarity4

Rater Interest5

Grade ReceivedA

SHes a great teacher. If you attend all the lectures your practically guaranteed a passing grade. She goes through exactly what will be on the upcoming test. You don't really need the textbook if you attend all lectures swell. Take this class for an easy A!

1/5/14

PHY2049

Average Quality

Easiness4

Helpfulness3

Clarity3

Rater Interest3

Grade ReceivedN/A

Professor is passionate about the subject. I believe that's the way it should be. She also is interested in you understanding what she teaches, which cannot be said for the majority I've encountered thus far at the school.

12/29/13

AST2003

Good Quality

Easiness5

Helpfulness2

Clarity5

Rater Interest2

Grade ReceivedN/A

Easy A if you write down all the notes. Go to class, it really helps you on tests. Don't bother studying since she lets you write a cheat sheet and doesn't check it. Her review is the test questions in order so just write that down.

12/29/13

PHY 2048

Good Quality

Easiness4

Helpfulness5

Clarity5

Rater Interest3

Grade ReceivedC

She is an amazing prof. Explains clearly/shows work on the board as you follow along. Assigns hw/ec/attendance isnt mandatory but go! It will help you. 20 questions on the 4 exams, final exam is 30. Got a c cause I was lazy could have gotten a B but didn't study.

12/24/13

AST2003

Average Quality

Easiness5

Helpfulness3

Clarity3

Rater Interest5

Grade ReceivedN/A

Most mature students look to learn things in college. If that is you, DO NOT take this professor; if it's not you then it's an easiest A. She teaches you basic elementary astronomy that you can learn from a Netflix documentary series. A 50 minute class session would include maybe only 20 minutes of anything you haven't already heard or learned.

12/21/13

ast 2003

Good Quality

Easiness4

Helpfulness5

Clarity4

Rater Interest3

Grade ReceivedN/A

Made the class fun and easy. Great class to take if you don't need a specific science class for your major.

12/19/13

AST2003

Good Quality

Easiness5

Helpfulness4

Clarity5

Rater Interest4

Grade ReceivedN/A

Great professor. She's actually pretty famous, and has been on many TV shows. Class is actually pretty interesting. Tons of extra credit opportunities. Tests are fairly easy. Don't talk excessively in her class or she'll kick you out. I didn't buy the book and received a B in the class. Overall, the easiest science class you can take.

12/14/13

AST2003

Average Quality

Easiness5

Helpfulness4

Clarity2

Rater Interest2

Grade ReceivedA

Prof. Terenzi tries to make her lectures fun. All thats important is to try to take most of the notes and attend class when she gives out her test recaps that outlines the exact test. She lets you use a "summary" on the test. Very easy class overall.

12/13/13

AST 2003

Good Quality

Easiness4

Helpfulness5

Clarity4

Rater Interest5

Grade ReceivedB

Pretty cool professor & she's not always super serious. When giving a lecture she usually draws an example of what she's talking about and/or a diagram. I took her class Spring 2013. Sometimes her accent is hard to understand but if you ask a question she is happy to answer you. You don't need the textbook *so* much if you attend class regularly.

12/11/13

PHY2065

Good Quality

Easiness3

Helpfulness5

Clarity5

Rater Interest1

Grade ReceivedWD

I love Professor Tirenzi and wish that I could have stayed in her class even though I withdrew from the lecture. She breaks Physics down and made it as simple as it could be for the beginner. Still wasn't easy but she made it doable. If she taught the lecture, maybe I would have gotten an A. Very generous with points and sexy to boot + nice accent.

12/4/13

AST 2003

Good Quality

Easiness5

Helpfulness5

Clarity4

Rater Interest3

Grade ReceivedN/A

She is a great person. Very smart, very passionate and provides A LOT of extra credit opportunities, even just by showing up to class. Notes are very disorganized but just take pictures of them after class. Tests are very easy and she gives us a precise review. Loved this class. Take her!!

11/15/13

AST 2003

Good Quality

Easiness5

Helpfulness5

Clarity5

Rater Interest3

Grade ReceivedN/A

Take this class! The professor makes this class extremely easy to pass. She answers questions happily and provides many opportunities for extra credit. She passes around an attendance sheet every class but you can pass the class without even attending it. Gives a review of what will be on the test the class before the test. Must take, easy pass!

10/22/13

ast2003

Good Quality

Easiness5

Helpfulness5

Clarity5

Rater Interest3

Grade ReceivedN/A

awesome! she's very passionate on the subject and will clarify any questions. her handwriting is not too good but if you're listening to her lectures, her handwriting won't be a problem. she explains what will be on the test... if you fail, you're just lazy.

10/15/13

AST 2003

Good Quality

Easiness4

Helpfulness5

Clarity3

Rater Interest5

Grade ReceivedN/A

Loved this class. She is very nice & makes the class extremely interesting. She tells you exactly what's going to be on the exams. They're based on the notes so don't waste your money on the book. Lots of extra credit opportunities as well. Definitely recommend her!

9/20/13

AST2003

Good Quality

Easiness3

Helpfulness5

Clarity5

Rater Interest5

Grade ReceivedN/A

Enlightning class. fairly easy. just take notes and take tests, and do lots of extra credit provided (attenting lectures, or youtube vids) test to me were confusing. very scientific test questions for the very simple notes she gave us. we dont use the book in class, but i still bough it to review. not req. shes nice but dont talk cuz she will flip!

8/26/13

phy 2049

Good Quality

Easiness4

Helpfulness5

Clarity5

Rater Interest5

Grade ReceivedN/A

BEST teacher EVER!! Super clear, super helpful, fun, interesting, and absolutely no trick questions on the test. took her for physics 1, physics 2, and astronomy, and i would take her again for EVERY class i need if i could!.

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