Analysis of the satisfaction degree of students participating in international educational projects

Elena A. Makarova, Elena L. Makarova, Rannveig E. Hjaltadottir, E.V. Vorobyova, I.V. Abakumova
2019 SHS Web of Conferences  
The article is based on the results of joint project between the University of Southern Denmark, Denmark, Southern Federal University, Russia and University of Østfold, Norway, "Cooperation active student learning, NCM-RU-2015/10060", an international educational project aimed at intercultural skills development on the basis of a specific discipline "Innovation Management" at higher education level. Project training simulates real professional research situations in order to solve complex
more » ... solve complex tasks. At the final stage of the project a student satisfaction survey was conducted in order to obtain some information about strengths and weaknesses of the present project. Our customized student feedback survey requires Danish, Norwegian and Russian students who have participated in the project to make an overall statement about their satisfaction with the participation in the project. Students' satisfaction is a multidimensional process which is influenced by different factors, so survey respondents were asked to rate aspects of their educational, research and communication experience, from skill development and personal growth to quality of curriculum and instruction. Determining which features of the student experience in international teamwork are most closely related to satisfaction may provide information about actions that can be taken to maintain high level of project planning and implementation in the future.
doi:10.1051/shsconf/20197002014 fatcat:nmqdhwwxbzah3bq6mlk4cv6xaa