Journal article

"It's yours to take": generating learner feedback literacy in the workplace

Christy Noble, Stephen Billett, Lyn Armit, Leigh Collier, Joanne Hilder, Christine Sly, Elizabeth Molloy

ADVANCES IN HEALTH SCIENCES EDUCATION | SPRINGER | Published : 2020

Abstract

Feedback can improve students' learning and performance on clinical placements, yet students are often dissatisfied with the process. Attempts to improve feedback frequently focus on faculty development programs without addressing learners' capabilities to engage with feedback. For feedback to be effective, students need to understand its processes and to translate this into practice. Developing student feedback literacy may enhance feedback engagement and, therefore, learning outcomes. This qualitative interview study aimed to problematise student feedback literacy in the healthcare setting, from the learner's perspective. Before commencing placements, 105 healthcare students at an Australi..

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