Factors that influence first year medical students' choice of student selected component.

@article{Richardson2009FactorsTI,
  title={Factors that influence first year medical students' choice of student selected component.},
  author={Jane Richardson},
  journal={Medical teacher},
  year={2009},
  volume={31 9},
  pages={e418-24}
}
BACKGROUND Undergraduate medical training should ensure students have choice and autonomy in the learning process, including the student selected components (SSCs) which should comprise up to about a third of the curriculum. Students' choices of SSC will influence the knowledge, skills and attitudes they acquire. AIM To investigate how motivations and personality in first year medical students influence their choice of SSCs. METHOD A questionnaire regarding motivations for SSC choice and… CONTINUE READING