Responses based only on term, lumping in the Math 104 and 184 students together. The proportions of the Term 1 Math 104/184 are similar to the portions who had taken or not taken calculus prior to Term 2, so the comparison is not too unreasonable (broken down by course below).
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Did you use different strategies to study for this course than you did in high school?
TERM
WQ01 1 2
No 0.41 0.26
Not sure 0.13 0.06
Yes 0.45 0.64
0.00 0.03
4 0.00 0.01
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If Yes (to the previous question), when in the term did you first change your strategies?
TERM
WQ02 1 2
0.21 0.00
After about a month 0.14 0.11
After the first midterm 0.17 0.19
After the second midterm 0.02 0.11
N/A (did not change strategies) 0.33 0.31
Start of term (within the first week) 0.13 0.23
0.00 0.04
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How would you compare the workload in Math 184 to your expectations at the start of the term?
TERM
WQ04 1 2
0.002 0.000
About what you expected 0.464 0.490
Much heavier than you expected 0.105 0.062
Much lighter than expected 0.034 0.010
Somewhat heavier than you expected 0.292 0.333
Somewhat lighter than expected 0.103 0.073
0.000 0.031
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Did you ever feel behind in the course or overwhelmed by the material?
TERM
WQ05 1 2
Did not feel behind. 0.35 0.33
Fell behind earlier in the term, but have been unable to catch up. 0.24 0.19
Was behind earlier in the term, but managed to catch up. 0.41 0.40
0.00 0.03
4 0.00 0.05
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How would you compare the workload in your other courses, on average to your expectations at the start of the term?
TERM
WQ06 1 2
About what you expected 0.40 0.55
Much heavier than you expected 0.13 0.04
Much lighter than expected 0.03 0.00
Somewhat heavier than you expected 0.31 0.31
Somewhat lighter than expected 0.13 0.06
0.00 0.03
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Contingency tables, "PREVCALCYN = nocalc" Term 1 students are Math 184 and those in Term 2 who said they HAD NOT taken calculus before; "PREVCALCYN = yescalc" Term 1 students are Math 104 and Term 2 are those who said they HAD taken calculus before university.
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WQ01
Did you use different strategies to study for this course than you did in high school?
, , PREVCALCYN = nocalc
TERM
WQ01 1 2
No 0.11 0.12
Not sure 0.04 0.02
Yes 0.17 0.24
0.00 0.03
4 0.00 0.00
, , PREVCALCYN = yescalc
TERM
WQ01 1 2
No 0.31 0.17
Not sure 0.09 0.02
Yes 0.28 0.41
0.00 0.00
4 0.00 0.00
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WQ02
If Yes (to the previous question), when in the term did you first change your strategies?
, , PREVCALCYN = nocalc
TERM
WQ02 1 2
0.064 0.000
After about a month 0.052 0.034
After the first midterm 0.073 0.068
After the second midterm 0.002 0.068
N/A (did not change strategies) 0.082 0.136
Start of term (within the first week) 0.045 0.068
0.000 0.034
, , PREVCALCYN = yescalc
TERM
WQ02 1 2
0.146 0.000
After about a month 0.090 0.051
After the first midterm 0.097 0.119
After the second midterm 0.019 0.017
N/A (did not change strategies) 0.247 0.186
Start of term (within the first week) 0.084 0.220
0.000 0.000
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WQ04
How would you compare the workload in Math 184 to your expectations at the start of the term?
, , PREVCALCYN = nocalc
TERM
WQ04 1 2
0.000 0.000
About what you expected 0.135 0.169
Much heavier than you expected 0.043 0.017
Much lighter than expected 0.006 0.000
Somewhat heavier than you expected 0.114 0.186
Somewhat lighter than expected 0.019 0.000
0.000 0.034
, , PREVCALCYN = yescalc
TERM
WQ04 1 2
0.002 0.000
About what you expected 0.328 0.339
Much heavier than you expected 0.062 0.017
Much lighter than expected 0.028 0.000
Somewhat heavier than you expected 0.178 0.186
Somewhat lighter than expected 0.084 0.051
0.000 0.000
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WQ03: What did you change about your study strategies? (If nothing, describe the strategies you found most useful.)
Open response - not reported here.
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WQ05
1 Did you ever feel behind in the course or overwhelmed by the material?
, , PREVCALCYN = nocalc
TERM
WQ05 1 2
Did not feel behind. 0.08 0.12
Fell behind earlier in the term, but have been unable to catch up. 0.08 0.07
Was behind earlier in the term, but managed to catch up. 0.15 0.19
0.00 0.03
4 0.00 0.00
, , PREVCALCYN = yescalc
TERM
WQ05 1 2
Did not feel behind. 0.26 0.25
Fell behind earlier in the term, but have been unable to catch up. 0.16 0.08
Was behind earlier in the term, but managed to catch up. 0.26 0.19
0.00 0.00
4 0.00 0.07
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WQ06
How would you compare the workload in your other courses, on average to your expectations at the start of the term?
, , PREVCALCYN = nocalc
TERM
WQ06 1 2
About what you expected 0.12 0.20
Much heavier than you expected 0.06 0.00
Much lighter than expected 0.01 0.00
Somewhat heavier than you expected 0.11 0.14
Somewhat lighter than expected 0.03 0.03
0.00 0.03
, , PREVCALCYN = yescalc
TERM
WQ06 1 2
About what you expected 0.29 0.34
Much heavier than you expected 0.07 0.03
Much lighter than expected 0.02 0.00
Somewhat heavier than you expected 0.20 0.19
Somewhat lighter than expected 0.10 0.03
0.00 0.00