Robert McCann
Department of International and Area Studies
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5.0
Overall Rating
Based on 1 User
Easiness 5.0 / 5 How easy the class is, 1 being extremely difficult and 5 being easy peasy.
Clarity 5.0 / 5 How clear the professor is, 1 being extremely unclear and 5 being very clear.
Workload 5.0 / 5 How light the workload is, 1 being extremely heavy and 5 being extremely light.
Helpfulness 5.0 / 5 How helpful the professor is, 1 being not helpful at all and 5 being extremely helpful.

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  • Uses Slides
  • Needs Textbook
  • Engaging Lectures
  • Useful Textbooks
  • Appropriately Priced Materials
  • Snazzy Dresser
  • Often Funny
  • Participation Matters
  • Would Take Again
  • Has Group Projects

GRADE DISTRIBUTIONS

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22.2%
11.1%
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Grade distributions are collected using data from the UCLA Registrar’s Office.

57.7%
48.1%
38.5%
28.8%
19.2%
9.6%
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A
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Grade distributions are collected using data from the UCLA Registrar’s Office.

64.7%
53.9%
43.1%
32.4%
21.6%
10.8%
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A
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Grade distributions are collected using data from the UCLA Registrar’s Office.

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Quarter: Summer 2015
Grade: A
Sept. 29, 2016

This was a ucla summer travel study to Hong Kong where you take 2 classes (International & Area Studies 100A and 100B) over the course of a month. 100B is all about learning how to develop a global business mindset and how to become an effective world business leader. With a focus on Asian economies and culture, you learn the importance of understanding importance aspects of a country in order to do business properly and best practices for going about learning the pros and cons of trying to do business in one country from another. The course is structured very well as he uses a lot of methods from how he teaches his business school classes through different case studies, site visits, and guest speakers coming to give first hand knowledge into doing business in Hong Kong and Asia. Professor Bob is very engaging and cares about each students' learning and development, and in my opinion the classes were probably one of the better parts of the entire study abroad because of the information covered and his passion/expertise for the topic. I am a sociology major who took this course to get some in-class, business school type knowledge and was not the only non-econ student in the class looking for similar opportunities. I would definitely recommend this to anyone interested in business and communication or those wanting to learn how to develop skills while expanding your mindset to a more global understanding of things. Definitely wish there were more programs like this.

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Quarter: Summer 2015
Grade: A
Sept. 29, 2016

This was a ucla summer travel study to Hong Kong where you take 2 classes (International & Area Studies 100A and 100B) over the course of a month. 100B is all about learning how to develop a global business mindset and how to become an effective world business leader. With a focus on Asian economies and culture, you learn the importance of understanding importance aspects of a country in order to do business properly and best practices for going about learning the pros and cons of trying to do business in one country from another. The course is structured very well as he uses a lot of methods from how he teaches his business school classes through different case studies, site visits, and guest speakers coming to give first hand knowledge into doing business in Hong Kong and Asia. Professor Bob is very engaging and cares about each students' learning and development, and in my opinion the classes were probably one of the better parts of the entire study abroad because of the information covered and his passion/expertise for the topic. I am a sociology major who took this course to get some in-class, business school type knowledge and was not the only non-econ student in the class looking for similar opportunities. I would definitely recommend this to anyone interested in business and communication or those wanting to learn how to develop skills while expanding your mindset to a more global understanding of things. Definitely wish there were more programs like this.

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5.0
Overall Rating
Based on 1 User
Easiness 5.0 / 5 How easy the class is, 1 being extremely difficult and 5 being easy peasy.
Clarity 5.0 / 5 How clear the professor is, 1 being extremely unclear and 5 being very clear.
Workload 5.0 / 5 How light the workload is, 1 being extremely heavy and 5 being extremely light.
Helpfulness 5.0 / 5 How helpful the professor is, 1 being not helpful at all and 5 being extremely helpful.

TOP TAGS

  • Uses Slides
    (1)
  • Needs Textbook
    (1)
  • Engaging Lectures
    (1)
  • Useful Textbooks
    (1)
  • Appropriately Priced Materials
    (1)
  • Snazzy Dresser
    (1)
  • Often Funny
    (1)
  • Participation Matters
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  • Would Take Again
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  • Has Group Projects
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