Showing Professors...
in James Madison University that teach Philosophy Edit
Professors
  • Load More
Daniel Flage
Professor in the Philosophy department
at James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA
are you Daniel Flage?
Overall Quality
3.4
Average Grade
B+
Hotness
Helpfulness
3.8
Clarity
3.0
Easiness
3.6
Helpfulness
0
Clarity
0
Easiness
0
Top 20 Tags for this Professor

See how other students describe this professor.

Choose your tags
84 Student Ratings
Rating Class Comment
04/11/2014
average
3 Helpfulness
3 Clarity
5 Easiness
Gphil 120 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: It's a must have Rater Interest: Low Grade Received: N/A

EASY. Class was extremely boring and I rarely went because he repeats everything in the textbook (which he wrote). I read the book and did a ton of practice problems before each test and got A's. There are only 2 tests and a final, along with homeworks due every few weeks. If you want to learn, do not take this class. If you want an A, take it.

01/14/2014
average
3 Helpfulness
3 Clarity
5 Easiness
GPHIL 120 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: Not Mandatory Textbook Use: Essential to passing Rater Interest: Meh Grade Received: B

He's got an odd sense of humor and only reads examples from the book during class but it was SO easy. You don't have to come to class but he does check who showed up on fridays by having everyone sign a paper. Everything is open book/notes. TAKE!

01/07/2014
poor
1 Helpfulness
2 Clarity
2 Easiness
GPhil120 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: Barely cracked it open Rater Interest: Sorta interested Grade Received: N/A

Extremely boring class. lectures were completely useless.I would have to teach myself the material after class. His final had a lot of things we never covered on it! very disappointed in the class. He made a relatively easy class seem impossible. So many awkward silences in class when he would wait for an answer nobody knew, DO NOT TAKE HIM!

12/17/2013
average
4 Helpfulness
2 Clarity
5 Easiness
PHIL341 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: Mandatory Textbook Use: What textbook? Rater Interest: Sorta interested Grade Received: N/A

Professor Flage is an extremely nice man. Attendance is not mandatory since all power points are online, but going to class does help with papers. Professor Flage is very willing to help with understanding of all readings as well as helping with paper topics. Good course

12/15/2013
good
4 Helpfulness
3 Clarity
4 Easiness
GPHIL 120 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: Essential to passing Rater Interest: Low Grade Received: N/A

Easy class, can get super boring though especially if you take it in the afternoon. Everything is open book/open note. HOWEVER, the final was completely out of the blue and didn't cover anything we talked about all semester. Dr. Flage is funny though, so take his class.

12/03/2013
good
3 Helpfulness
4 Clarity
4 Easiness
GPHI 120 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: Not Mandatory Textbook Use: It's a must have Rater Interest: Sorta interested Grade Received: B

Dan is hilarious. He drools and farts through out the class. Normally lets us out early and doesn't care whether you show up or not. The material is super easy. I'd take him if I were you.

12/03/2013
good
3 Helpfulness
4 Clarity
4 Easiness
GPHI 120 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: Mandatory Textbook Use: It's a must have Rater Interest: Sorta interested Grade Received: A-

Dan is hilarious. He drools and farts through out the class. Normally lets us out early and doesn't care whether you show up or not. The material is super easy. I'd take him if I were you.

11/07/2013
good
5 Helpfulness
3 Clarity
5 Easiness
GPHIL120 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: Essential to passing Rater Interest: Sorta interested Grade Received: N/A

Today I was sitting in the front of this class and paying attention for once. Prof Flage is rambling on about the exercise like always and slobber drips out of his mouth and onto his stomach. Literally 2 minutes later he finally chokes on his saliva and wipes his face of the slobber. Needless to say, take this class.

11/06/2013
average
3 Helpfulness
3 Clarity
4 Easiness
GPHIL 120-0002 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: Essential to passing Rater Interest: Meh Grade Received: N/A

This class is so boring. He wrote the text book so everything he lectures about is straight from the book. Every test is open note/open book and he drops your lowest quiz/homework grade so that is a plus. Class isn't interesting but an easy Gened course.

12/24/2012
good
5 Helpfulness
5 Clarity
4 Easiness
GPHIL120 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: Essential to passing Rater Interest: Sorta interested Grade Received: N/A

Flage's class is a breeze. He doesn't take attendance, so you never have to show. You can just read the textbook and take the tests and get a B easily. A little bit more effort gets an A. He seems boring but is quite a funny character and has these really random asides that make class interesting. Take him.

Load More
Were these reviews helpful? Help out your fellow students
Rate this Professor
date Class Note
Are you sure you want to delete this note? Once deleted, we can't bring it back.
×

Thank you for submitting your note.

Close ×