Sample CASPer® Question: Sarah Complains about a Professor
Consider a video prompt around the following scenario.
Read the prompt. Then answer the questions in 5 minutes!
PROMPT: You and your friend Sarah are walking down the street on your way home from a tough day of university classes. Sarah is complaining angrily to you about a particular professor and his teaching methodology. Furthermore, Sarah is threatening to submit a formal complaint about the professor to the university administration to initiate disciplinary action for his teaching style. You happen to enjoy the professor's way of teaching.
- Given your opinion about the professor, how will you counsel Sarah about her desire to submit a complaint to the university administration?
- If Sarah's submission of the complaint would lead to a permanent blemish on the professor's record, would you change your answer to question 1? Why or why not?
- Describe a time when you had to make a difficult decision.