Professor Robert Gateman Reviews

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Class Ratings

4Good Class
4Easy
4Interesting
4Useful

Prof: Robert Gateman / Winter 2020

Jul 26, 2021

Comments on the course

I took it online and the exams were all multiple choice. I found the course really interesting. Though the recorded lectures were a bit boring sometimes. Gateman as a prof was great!!

Advice

Go to class and do all the practice questions and you'll be just fine!

Course: ECON 101Grade: A+Attendance: Non-MandatoryTextbook Use: Optional
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Class Ratings

4.7Amazing Class
4Easy
5Very Interesting
5Very Useful

Prof: Robert Gateman / Winter 2020

May 25, 2021

Comments on the course

Completely asynchronous with weekly tutorial sessions led by TA's to go over e-text MyLab questions. The course serves as an introduction to macroeconomic variables and theories. Thus, the content is watered down and made easy to understand through simplifying assumptions. Though content is relatively easy, there is a lot to memorize and tie together.

Advice

For Gateman's asynchronous classes, watch video lectures in advance or at the very least on schedule. If for some reason his video lectures get confusing for certain topics, read the textbook. Even though lecture content mostly overlaps with textbook content, it is best to consolidate information from his lectures with information from the textbook as both items are examinable. On rare occasions, what is covered in the lecture will be missing from the text (and vice versa). If the class uses MyLab, ensure that you master the Study Plan questions and mini-quizzes before moving on to do the assigned and graded quizzes. If you master the content that MyLab quizzes you on and ensure that your understanding of overall course concepts and theories is above surface-level then succeeding in Econ ...read more

Course: ECON 102Grade: A+Attendance: Non-MandatoryTextbook Use: Yes