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Table 3 Domain 1. Students’ perceptions of learning among podiatrist medical students (n = 235)

From: Student perceptions of the education environment in a Spanish medical podiatry school

Items Mean SD Median
1. I am encouraged to participate in class 2.45 0.95 3.00
7. The teaching is often stimulating 2.52 0.85 3.00
13. The teaching is student centered 2.40 0.92 2.00
16. The teaching helps to develop my competence 3.01 0.82 3.00
20. The teaching is well focused 2.69 0.83 3.00
22. The teaching helps to develop my confidence 2.89 0.88 3.00
24. The teaching time is put to good use 2.18 1.03 2.00
25. The teaching over-emphasizes factual learning 1.73 0.90 2.00
38. I am clear about the learning objectives of the course 2.77 0.95 3.00
44. The teaching encourages me to be an active learner 2.75 0.92 3.00
47. Long term learning is emphasized over short term learning 2.59 0.97 3.00
48. The teaching is too teacher-centered 2.19 1.02 2.00
Total mean score 30.18 5.99 31.00
Maximum score: 48    
Total mean normalized 2.51 0.49 2.58
  1. Abbreviation: SD standard deviation