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Raymond Asomani-Boateng
Professor in the Urban Studies department
at Minnesota State University, Mankato, MN
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Overall Quality
2.7
Average Grade
A+
Hotness
Helpfulness
2.8
Clarity
2.5
Easiness
4.1
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0
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0
Easiness
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07/18/2014
poor
1 Helpfulness
3 Clarity
5 Easiness
Urbs 150 Taken for Credit:Yes Attendance: Not Mandatory Textbook Use: You need it sometimes Rater Interest: Sorta interested Grade Received: A+

He doesn't teach the class, rather puts up the syllabus, then you take your exams off another site, the grade is automated by the site, and so forth. There are no discussions, just tests, quite an uninteresting class, and an uninterested professor. Take for an easy A, but don't take if you are looking for something to hold your interest.

12/03/2013
poor
1 Helpfulness
1 Clarity
5 Easiness
Urban 150 Taken for Credit:Yes Attendance: Not Mandatory Textbook Use: Barely cracked it open Rater Interest: Sorta interested Grade Received: N/A

This professor was by far the worst I have ever had, I had nothing but technical issues all semester and I emailed him 5+ time and not once did he take the time to email me back, honestly I don't know how he can call himself a professor because he was no help at all.

05/16/2012
poor
1 Helpfulness
1 Clarity
5 Easiness
URBS150 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: What textbook? Rater Interest: Meh Grade Received: N/A

By far one of the worst professors I have ever had. Can't understand anything he says and does not clarify or explain any assignments or questions you may have. Does not respond to any emails. The textbook and movies are way out of date and not relevant to our day in age. Would stay away from this class if possible.

05/16/2012
poor
1 Helpfulness
1 Clarity
5 Easiness
URBS79 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: What textbook? Rater Interest: Meh Grade Received: N/A

He is useless, shows movies that are way out of date. The textbook he uses is out of date as well. Only talkedabout Africa when the class was supposed to be about the U.S. Would not recommend taking the class with him. His TA was more helpful than he was.

01/16/2012
poor
2 Helpfulness
2 Clarity
4 Easiness
URBS150 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: Essential to passing Rater Interest: Sorta interested Grade Received: N/A

Useless, unclear and shows outdated videos.Takes attendance.Only loved the class when his TA (Believe his name was Oz)was there.TA was a good role model and probably much better than Raymond. Will recommend to take the class only if his TA is around. Just go talk to his TA and he will help you out.

10/18/2011
poor
2 Helpfulness
2 Clarity
3 Easiness
URSB150 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: What textbook? Rater Interest: Really into it Grade Received: N/A

This professor has a very difficult to understand accent. He only comes half the time to class and leaves the rest of the class periods to his teaching assistant who shows videos. There are only 2 tests a midterm and a final which was nice. The test are all multiple choice and true/false(probably because he wouldn't ave to actually grade them.

09/11/2011
good
5 Helpfulness
4 Clarity
2 Easiness
URBS150 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: It's a must have Rater Interest: Really into it Grade Received: N/A

This class was very interesting. Raymond tells you from the beginning to stick to assignment deadlines, don't slack and you will be very happy at the end of the course. Like any professor he wants the student to take an interest and put forth their best effort. My questions were answered promptly. I did need the textbook. No complaints here!

07/19/2011
good
4 Helpfulness
4 Clarity
4 Easiness
envr101 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: It's a must have Rater Interest: Really into it Grade Received: N/A

good teacher, I would recommend him to anyone who is interested taking geography or envr classes.

12/12/2010
poor
2 Helpfulness
1 Clarity
3 Easiness
URSI604 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: What textbook? Rater Interest: Low Grade Received: N/A

He teaches core classes so you're stuck taking his classes. The MSU is not interested in hearing the frustration the students are having...so just suck it up and get through...Their program will be gone in a few years because no one will recommend it to others, That's what happens when upper management doesn't listen.

06/03/2010
poor
1 Helpfulness
2 Clarity
4 Easiness
URBS150 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: What textbook? Rater Interest: Sorta interested Grade Received: N/A

I took this class online and he is by far the worst professor i have EVER had. He doesn't care at all about his students and shouldn't even call himself a professor. He has his assistant Frank do everything for him, who is also useless. All of my emails went unanswered. You don't need the book, just patience to sit through hours of pointless movies

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