Mike Rosenthal at Florida International University

Mike Rosenthal

  • 4.3Overall Quality
  • 4.2Helpfulness
  • 4.4Clarity
  • 3.1Easiness

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Class
Rating
Comment
3/28/14

MAC 2312

Good Quality

Easiness4

Helpfulness5

Clarity5

Rater Interest4

Grade ReceivedN/A

he was very interested making students understand the material. its a hard subject so you have put effort into practicing the problems in the book. there is online hw.

1/30/14

Mac2311

Good Quality

Easiness4

Helpfulness5

Clarity5

Rater Interest4

Grade ReceivedN/A

He is awesome, Rosenthal is my favorite professor. He makes you learn math, not just rote memorization like some teachers. Explains everything clearly and does reviews of obscure topics from algebra/trig/etc. that are relevant to the class. Plus he is funny, which keeps things interesting, reduces boredom with the occasional joke. Awesome prof!

12/27/13

MAC 1147

Poor Quality

Easiness1

Helpfulness1

Clarity1

Rater Interest1

Grade ReceivedN/A

Bad teacher, I tried my hardest and took all his advise (Extra book work) and even went to his office hours. But he had no sympathy for how hard I tried for his class. He did not want to help me at all.

12/20/13

MGF 1107

Accredited

Good Quality

Easiness5

Helpfulness5

Clarity5

Rater Interest1

Grade ReceivedN/A

Great professor, very willing to help and make sure you pass the class. The exams are all based on the HW questions, and he posts the grades up a few days after the exam. If you're not the best at math but need the credit, TAKE THIS PROFESSOR.

12/19/13

MAC2312

Good Quality

Easiness2

Helpfulness5

Clarity4

Rater Interest3

Grade ReceivedN/A

He is the best teacher as far as clarity goes in the math department. But, the amount of homework is insane, expect to employ 20 hours a week on doing it. Exams are easy but his grading style is unfair. Expect to lose points for not putting parentheses and other silly things; he wants things done HIS way. Plus, he is arrogant and condescending.

11/19/13

MGF1107

Accredited

Good Quality

Easiness3

Helpfulness4

Clarity4

Rater Interest5

Grade ReceivedN/A

Mr. Rosenthal is an excellent teacher. Math has never been my best subject, but with the help of his videos and office hours, I understood the majority of the concepts. 3 exams, and one final cumulative exam..if you do all four kinds of homework he assigns (only one kind is graded), you'll ace the class, even online.

11/15/13

MAC 2312

Good Quality

Easiness3

Helpfulness5

Clarity5

Rater Interest4

Grade ReceivedN/A

He is a very good teacher. the class itself is hard. Calc 2 is no walk in the park yet he makes it so doable due to his teaching style. take him. but you have to try

11/13/13

MAC 2312

Good Quality

Easiness3

Helpfulness5

Clarity5

Rater Interest5

Grade ReceivedN/A

Take him. he is very helpful and he does care and gives you many opportunities to do well in his class. you have to put in work and watch out for his jokes. they may bring you to tears

11/13/13

MAC 2312

Good Quality

Easiness3

Helpfulness5

Clarity5

Rater Interest5

Grade ReceivedN/A

Rosey was one of the best calc teachers you will have. he is helpful and will provide many recources to ensure your success. it is NOT a no effort class but you will be happy you took him

9/15/13

MAP 2302

Open

Good Quality

Easiness3

Helpfulness5

Clarity5

Rater Interest3

Grade ReceivedN/A

Professor Rosenthal is awesome! I've watched all of his calc 1, calc 2, and differential equations lectures online and his lectures are the best that I've ever seen. He also has a good sense of humor so his lecture videos are not only informative but are fun to listen to as well.

8/29/13

MGF 1107

Accredited

Good Quality

Easiness4

Helpfulness3

Clarity5

Rater Interest4

Grade ReceivedN/A

This was not my first time taking this class and with this guy I fully understood him. My only advice is to keep up to date with everything he posts on blackboard. other than that he was really great and this class become like common knowledge to me.

8/5/13

MGF 1107

Accredited

Good Quality

Easiness3

Helpfulness5

Clarity5

Rater Interest1

Grade ReceivedN/A

If I could get an A in this class, anyone can. Great class and professor. The exams are exactly like the homework, so do the homework and you WILL pass. I took it online during Summer B and it is very manageable. Take this class with Rosenthal and you will pass and LEARN.

8/4/13

MGF1107

Accredited

Good Quality

Easiness5

Helpfulness5

Clarity5

Rater Interest5

Grade ReceivedN/A

By far the best teacher I have ever had at FIU. His clarity and teaching style made me actually WANT to take more math classes with him, even though I'm done with the requirements.

5/7/13

MAC 2311

Good Quality

Easiness4

Helpfulness5

Clarity4

Rater Interest5

Grade ReceivedN/A

Go to class or watch the videos online. He is the best calculus professor at FIU. He helps you not matter what. Tests are the homework, so do it. Got a B+ in the class but I was in an accident before a test. WOuld of gotten an A in the class. He is so HELPFUL

5/4/13

MAC1147

Poor Quality

Easiness1

Helpfulness1

Clarity1

Rater Interest1

Grade ReceivedN/A

Went everyday to class &did everything he told us to study. The problem isn't understandin the material, its not havin enough time to study everything he teaches us.Math majors should take this teacher. But if your not planin on majorin into Math or going into depth with math avoid his class. Unnecessary information is expected for you to memorize.

5/2/13

MAC 1147

Good Quality

Easiness3

Helpfulness5

Clarity5

Rater Interest4

Grade ReceivedN/A

The class isn't easy, but he makes it very doable. He makes himself available to every student. His exams come from the online HW as well as textbook HW. People that complain about him (see below) simply didn't study. I went to every class, did HW, & asked for help in office hours...I got an A in the class. Exams are very fair!

4/29/13

MGF1107

Accredited

Good Quality

Easiness3

Helpfulness5

Clarity5

Rater Interest3

Grade ReceivedN/A

Great professor!! His online class is the best math class! He explains everything very clearly which makes it easy to pass. Complete and practice all the homework and you WILL pass the exams. Weekly online homework quizzes, 3 exams, and cumulative final. He wants you to pass and will help!!! Not easy A but if you study, you will pass!

4/29/13

MAC 2312

Good Quality

Easiness3

Helpfulness5

Clarity5

Rater Interest5

Grade ReceivedN/A

BEST math professor FIU has. if you study all his hw and re do the hw problems you're guaranteed an A on his exam. he won't give you a problem you have not seen. TAKE HIM. he teaches amazing. you'll understand calc without a doubt.

4/22/13

MAC1147

Poor Quality

Easiness1

Helpfulness1

Clarity3

Rater Interest3

Grade ReceivedN/A

Exams are pretty much cramming as much formulas in your head in a certain amount of time, each exam covers so many chapters its hard to memorize everything in time. There is extra credit in the exam that was never mentioned on how to solve in class or book and they are barely worth anything. Don't expect a point to help, He doesnt care if you pass.

3/5/13

mac1114

Poor Quality

Easiness1

Helpfulness2

Clarity1

Rater Interest2

Grade ReceivedN/A

horrible professor, test are crazy hard, covers too much material on test! I had to drop! Took point off my test because of shown work stuff

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