Evaluation of E-learning System to the Performance of Family Medicine MPH (Master of Public Health) Students

Abedi, Farshid and M.Lari, Shahrzad and Afshari, Reza and Nouri Tarazkhaki, Shahrbanou and Nemati Karimoi, Maryam and Talebi, Mahdi (2015) Evaluation of E-learning System to the Performance of Family Medicine MPH (Master of Public Health) Students. Future of Medical Education Journal, 5 (2). pp. 38-41.

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Background:Electronically -Learning has created a new horizon in the world of education. The purpose of this is improving the quality of education and conserving (saving) time for teachers and students; this training can facilitate and strengthen the process of review. Since Mashhad University of Medical Sciences trains the applicants for family medicine as MPH virtually, we decided to study the efficiency of this method of trained students in this study. Methods: This is a cross-sectional study on primary and secondary students of MPH family medicine in Mashhad University of Medical Sciences in 2013. The questionnaire contains personal information and factors related to the structure and content of education, training method and references page design, was set up. Then, validity of questioner using content validity method and its reliability using test to test were calculated. After collecting all the questionnaires, statistical analysis was performed by using SPSS-16 software. Results: A total of 53 students were enrolled MPH family medicine. 68 (36 people) of students had a record of participation in virtual learning courses. 45 (25 people) considered taking courses virtually has influenced choosing this major. 89 (47 people) out of all certifies the course content provides their expectations. Besides, 77.5 (41 people) confirms the course material covers the expected goals. 74.0 (39 people) considered the course structure desirable and 57 (31 people) wanted to have similar virtual educational materials. Conclusions: There wasn’t any meaningful difference effect of virtual presentation between male and female students in their chosen field (p = 0/58). There wasn’t any meaningful relationship between having the ICDL skills and choosing this major (p = 0.09, r = 0.07).

Item Type: Article
Subjects: W General medicine- Health professions
Divisions: Journals > Future Medical Education J
Depositing User: fmej fmej
Date Deposited: 20 Sep 2017 15:03
Last Modified: 20 Sep 2017 15:03
URI: http://eprints.mums.ac.ir/id/eprint/1821

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