1. Does Class Size Matter?

This survey is to discover how satisfied students are with the size of their classes, as well as their perceptions related to the learning environment and outcomes. Participation in this survey is voluntary, and your time and opinions are very much appreciated.

It is important for the faculty to understand your satisfaction related to the numbers of students in the classroom, the types of activities that have been used during the course, and how the size of the class and activities are related to the learning outcomes.

* 1. What is your class year?

* 2. What is your age?

* 3. What size class do you feel would provide the best environment for learning?

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* 4. Please rate your preference for the following classroom styles on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being your preferred choice and 1 being your least favorite:

  1 2 3 4 5
Traditional
Circle
Square
Small group tables
Stadium seating

* 5. Indicate if you agree or disagree with the following statements:

  Strongly Disagree Disagree Neutral Agree Strongly Agree
"Students use laptops in large classes for other reasons besides authentic class use."
"The teachers use too much powerpoint."
"Classes should be available on Podcast."
"The use of i-clickers helps my learning."

* 6. Please rate your experience with the human patient simulators from 1 to 5 with 5 being your preference and one being your least favorite experience.

  1 2 3 4 5
Virtual Hospital Experience at MCCC
LRC scenarios
in-class scenarios
orientation scenarios

* 7. How important do you find the following strategies in increasing your learning of class content?

  a waste of time of little assistance moderately helpful very helpful extremely helpful
case studies
lecture
pop quizes
assigned readings
concept mapping

* 8. How would you describe your learning style:
(Check all that apply)

* 9. Is there any technology that you would suggest should be utilized to enhance learning?

* 10. Any other comments or suggestions?

Thank you so much for your participation. Your opinions are very important.

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