Table 4

Distribution of students’ ratings of the activity

ItemAgree
n (%)
Neutral
n (%)
Disagree
n (%)
Student Preparation for Video Production
Q1Preparing the scripts directed me toward reading about the topics involved.34 (79%)3 (7%)6 (14%)
Q2Preparing the scripts enhanced my understanding of the role of a dentist in serving patients.37 (86%)2 (5%)4 (9%)
Q3Preparing the scripts directed me to work more closely with my team.38 (88%)3 (7%)2 (5%)
Average rating and percentage for section36 (84%)3 (7%)4 (9%)
Skills Developed in Students During Participation in Video Generation
Q4Participation in video generation improved my language and communication skills.37 (86%)4 (9%)2 (5%)
Q5Participation in video generation improved my project management skills.34 (79%)6 (14%)3 (7%)
Q6Participation in video generation improved my analytical skills.31 (72%)7 (16%)5 (12%)
Q7Participation in video generation improved my problem-solving skills.25 (58%)8 (19%)10 (23%)
Q8Participation in video generation improved my organizational skills.34 (79%)2 (5%)7 (16%)
Average rating and percentage for section32 (74%)6 (14%)5 (12%)
Benefits of Watching Videos
Q9Watching the videos enhanced my understanding of the role of the dentist in provision of health care.35 (81%)6 (14%)2 (5%)
Q10Watching the videos improved my understanding of patients’ rights.33 (77%)7 (16%)3 (7%)
Q11Watching the videos helped me distinguish between less and more effective clinician-patient communication.30 (70%)7 (16%)6 (14%)
Q12Watching the videos improved my understanding of professional behavior in dental clinic.28 (65%)8 (19%)7 (16%)
Q13Watching the videos enabled me to understand better the safety precautions in the dental clinic.24 (55%)10 (23%)9 (20%)
Q14The videos demonstrated responsible and professional behavior towards patients.40 (93%)3 (7%)
Average rating and percentage for section32 (74%)6 (14%)5 (12%)
General Aspects of the Learning Activity
Q15I have learned about the many subtle factors that influence communication from this activity that I will use in future with patients; these include body language, tone of voice, and speech volume.27 (62%)9 (21%)7 (16%)
Q16I have learned that the video medium can be a powerful communication tool.36 (83%)3 (7%)4 (9%)
Q17The right amount of time was allotted for this activity.24 (56%)2 (5%)17 (40%)
Q18Overall, this activity was worthwhile.39 (91%)4 (9%)0
Q19I would like to participate in this type of activity again.37 (86%)1 (2%)5 (12%)
Average rating and percentage for section33 (77%)4 (9%)7 (16%)