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Course Evaluation Reports

Faculty Means

The reports provide means for each Faculty and the School of Continuing Studies. The means are presented by course level and by class size for the four questions that appear on all course evaluations.

Mercury Evaluation Periods

Default Evaluation Period

The default course evaluation period for regularly scheduled courses will be the same across the University. The time period normally runs for six weeks, and will end two days after the examinaton period is over.

Strategies to encourage student participation

There are a number of strategies that you can use to encourage participation in course evaluations.

If you have any questions or suggestions that you would like to share, please mercury [dot] info [at] mcgill [dot] ca (contact us).

Course Evaluation Results available to McGill Community

The course ratings reported on the site are only one indicator of teaching effectiveness, and these results should be treated with caution since they represent reports only for the particular courses and terms designated.

End-of-course evaluations may be used, as one indicator of teaching effectiveness,

Mercury Online Manuals

These manuals show you how to access and use the online course evaluation system, Mercury.

Help with Mercury

For Students, Faculty and Staff

Questions regarding course evaluation content, process or policy   
Contact the Mercury System Administrator at mercury [dot] info [at] mcgill [dot] ca (subject: Mercury%20Course%20Evaluations) .
Technical Support for Minerva/Mercury

Recommended Pool of Questions

Each academic unit may select up to 21 of the recommended pool of questions when designing their course evaluations: the Academic Unit may include up to 18 questions and the instructor(s) may include up to 3 questions:

Recommended Pool of Questions [EN].pdf

Ensemble de questions recommandé pour les cours et les instructeurs [FR].pdf