THE XXII CONGRESS OF THE SEDEM AND HEALTH SCIENCES AWARDS A RECENT RESEARCH DEVELOPED BY THE UNIVERSITY MIGUEL HERNÁNDEZ OF ELCHE (UMH)
The University Miguel Hernández of Elche UMH received the the award for the best communication panel in the past XXII Congress of the Spanish Society of Medical Education and Health Sciences. The research study, under the title: “The intervention of the professor can influence the type of study (superficial to deep) in health sciences degrees”, arose from 28 to 30 October in the University of Murcia.
Professors involved in research proyect UMH of the SEDEM
Juan Antonio Moreno: Professor in the Area of Physical Education and Sports of the UMH who heads the study.
Content of the research proyect of the UMH
The study has a sampling of more than 400 new students from 7 university degrees of Health Sciences of the University Miguel Hernández of Elche (UMH). Among others:
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Activity and Sport Sciences
Aim of the research study of the UMH
A number of questionnaires with scientific validity have been conducted, in order to know and discover how students perceive the faculty, the degree of initial motivation and the way of study (way of understanding ideas or concepts to overcome the tests). Basicallyso deep or surface.
Results of the research study of the UMH
According to the University students qualifications, specific results were obtained to these surveys. The results allowed to determine that the explanatory-theoretical model based on “how” the professor designs, elaborates and explains the content and learning activities, is that better establishes the relationship with their students. In this way, students are able to project with the highest rate, deep ways of study and, consequently, achieve better academic results.
Sponsorship of the research study of the UMH
The call of INNOVA projects, by Vicerrectorado of Studies of the UMH continues developing process of funding among college students, trying to check how the analyzed variables can affect students. The purpose is to pursue the optimization of the tasks and functions of teachers involved in each one of the degrees given in the University Miguel Hernández UMH.
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