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Understanding politics: ideas and institutions in the modern world

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  • Points: 60
  • Code: DD211
  • Level: 2

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Module satisfaction survey

The figures below are taken from a survey of students who sat the exam/completed the end-of-module assessment for the October 2016 presentation of DD211. The survey was carried out in 2017.

88 students (a response rate of 27.9%) responded to the survey covering what they thought of 10 aspects of the module.

Please note that if the percentage of students who responded to this module survey is below 30% and/or the number of responses is below 23 it means that only a small proportion of students provided feedback and their views as shown here may not be fully representative of all students who studied the module.

See this page for the full text of questions and more information about the survey.

% Count
Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of this module 94.3 83
Overall, I am satisfied with my study experience 88.6 78
The module provided good value for money 67.8 59
I was satisfied with the support provided by my tutor/study adviser on this module 87.5 77
Overall, I was satisfied with the teaching materials provided on this module 90.9 80
The learning outcomes of the module were clearly stated 91.9 79
I would recommend this module to other students 92 80
The module met my expectations 85.1 74
I enjoyed studying this module 92 81
Overall, I was able to keep up with the workload on this module 86.4 76
Faculty comment: "We are delighted that the outstanding student satisfaction results of the first year of this module, have been repeated in the second year and in some cases, have been improved upon. There are now satisfaction scores of over 90% in 'Overall Module Quality' (94.3%), 'Teaching Materials' (90.9%), 'Clearly Stated Learning Outcomes' (91.9%) and 'Enjoyed Studying' (92%). Particularly pleasing is the rise to 92% of students who would recommend DD211 to others. All other satisfaction indicators, apart from 'value for money' are above 85% - 'Overall Study Experience' (88.6%), 'Support Provided' (87.5%), 'Able to keep up with Workload' (86.4%) and 'Met Expectations' (85.1%)."
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