absolutely boring and full of nonsense. One of those classes that ruins the wonders philosophy brings. Sad students have a bad first experience because of the teacher and his content.
No room for critical thinking in this class! Do not try to impress him with your own analysis, just say what he wants to hear or you'll get bad grades and he'll straight out laugh at you in an unrespectful way if you do not have his opinion. My advice, Hang on and do what he wants and do your readings...
BORING. Felt like book club, nothing to do with developing your own ideas and critical judgement, which is what philosophy is all about. Worst class ever, disrespectful teacher. If you don't give him the answer HE wants to hear, you'll get the boot and the low grades that come with it. GOOD LUCK.
Teacher is rude and will not let students develop their own ideas. Short temper, will not hesitate to yell or kick students out.
For this class, you really have to do the readings or else you're screwed. Teacher comes off as rude and doesn't really want to discuss new ideas.. he just wants us to figure out what he thinks. Didn't enjoy his class overall. By doing the readings and listening to instructions, ended up with an 85 (pretty much as high as he gives). If you have him, talk at least twice a week to have good grades for oral competency.
If you get easily insulted, don't take him, he laughs in people faces and makes fun of them, not because of jokes, he tries to ridiculize people. All you have to do is read
He is not much clear about what exactly he wants from his students. We do not learn concrete nor general philosophy concepts, we rather read literature and discuss it, which sometimes, makes no sense ...
Must really understand texts well to get 85% . Very welcoming in his office and asks thought provoking questions in office. Seminar classes are relax. If you tend to talk without seriously thinking, you will not like him.
A very good teacher, although unwilling to give out high grades but he is always willing to see you at his office. Talks about interesting topics and explores the topics with passion and knowledge. Fu
A great teacher, very willing to help his students out and goes very profound for interesting subjects. Classes are very relax with very easy reading quizzes, if you make some effort, he will start to
Hard time if you're a francophone... no room for your own opinion in his seminar class; the only opinion that counts is his.
He is an excellent teacher, full of knowledge and quite funny all though in a nice way!Although he is unwilling to give the high grades but he is willing to let everyone pass :) Very easy reading quiz
He might be a hard-marker, but he is a nice teacher with a lot of knowledge :) His humour is quite hard to grasp but he is always willing to help his students out:) and his fashion sense is uncomparab
Lectures are terrible. Wants you to speak in class, but there's nothing interesting to say. The whole course is ALL about making a summary of what you read (got me a very good grade). Weird teacher...
ok... he is strange, he dresses funny and his seminar classes are the same as lecture classes! But he will always do the maximum in order to help you, Remember to participate in in-class discussions t
I think that overall he's a good teacher, but sometimes he grades hard and I even caught him several times calling students...with like, borderline jokes..But he is good despite that, and I like the c
His seminar classes don't teach anything, but he makes it fairly interesting and stimulates the conversation. Just speak the most often you can with a minimum of intelligence and he will like you. I k
He's a good teacher, if you take the class seriously you'll get a good grade. He's a fun teacher to have, best for philosophy
Sorry but I'm a francophone male, and I finished with 83%.
If you're a girl, fine. If you're anglophone fine. If you're francophone and a boy, you fail. He is not fair in his corrections and makes favoritsm. I got 59% in my term paper.
Try to speak as much as possible, but make it smart. the class is easy and the books are quite interesting. dresses strangely tho...
classes are absolutely boring, you dont need most classes for the final and feel just like you wasted your time. nice guy, but dont take him
Speak with meaning,agree with him and you will get a good grade. DO NOT STAY SILENT IN CLASS it will be a failing grade if so.
He's often lost in his thoughts; gave me the impression he really didn't care about his class.
Don't bother to take this fool's course. He is boring and knows nothing.
I hated that class. The teacher can not animate students at all. Boring.
doing an oral on my final essay proved to be successful! an ok teacher
agree with him to pass. Can't make sense, he's in the moon all the time. Weird.
If you can't pass his class your dumb! Prove your point and you get the marks
something so weird about that man. But if you agree with him, you will pass.
Not interesting, not dynamic, blah...looks out of it.
cant we have some other teacher for that course? He is AWFUL!
Thinks the ones who talk are smart. He is a hidden snob. Avoid this teacher.