publication . Article . 2017

Academic Satisfaction Level and Academic Achievement among Students at Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences: Academic Year 2015-2016

Khadijeh Jamshidi; Babak Mohammadi; Zahra Mohammadi; Mohammad Karimi Parviz; Roghayeh Poursaberi; Mohammad Mehdi Mohammadi;
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  • Published: 30 Dec 2017 Journal: Research and Development in Medical Education (issn: 2322-2719, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Tabriz University of Medical Sciences
Abstract
Background: Academic satisfaction is considered one of the most important factors affecting academic achievement among students. The purpose of the present study was to determine the relationship between academic satisfaction and academic achievement among students at Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences in Iran. Methods: The present cross-sectional study was conducted with 346 student participants using stratified random sampling. The research instrument included the Student Academic Satisfaction Questionnaire, the Academic Performance Rating Scale, and student grade point average (GPA). Descriptive and inferential statistics were used to analyze the data....
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free text keywords: Academic satisfaction, Academic achievement, Students, Education, L, Special aspects of education, LC8-6691, Medicine, business.industry, business, Medical education, Academic year, Grading (education), Statistical significance, Performance rating, Positive correlation, Stratified sampling
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