COMPARISON OF TEACHING HOURS PER WEEK
FOR BASIC SKILLSCLASSES WITH 12 AND 16 STUDENTS

Task Hours/Week/
Class (12)
Hours/Week/
Class (16)
Hours Multiplied by 4 Classes
12 Students 16 Students
Preparation   3   3           6*    6*
In-class teaching   3   3        12 12
Responding to drafts   4      5.3       16     21.2
Conferences   1      1.3          4       5.2
Checking homework   1      1.3         6     8
Writing Center   3   3          3     3
Meetings and Consultation      0.5      0.6         0.5        0.6
Administrative      0.5      0.5          0.5         0.5
TOTALS 16 18      48        56.5
*assumes some efficiencies gained by having four sections and two courses