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Table 4 Percent correct on clicker items designed to measure understanding of the scientific method by laboratory module

From: Correcting misconceptions about evolution: an innovative, inquiry-based introductory biological anthropology laboratory course improves understanding of evolution compared to instructor-centered courses

Laboratory module Total
# Items
N
(# Students)
Pre-module % correct Post-module % correct Average change in % correct
Evolution and Scientific Thinking 2 24 91.67 (S.E. = 3.89) 97.92 (S.E. = 2.08) 6.25
Primate Anatomy and Locomotion 2 24 87.50 (S.E. = 4.51) 97.92 (S.E. = 2.08) 10.42*
Human Osteology and Forensics 1 24 83.33 (S.E. = 7.77) 95.83 (S.E. = 4.17) 12.50
  1. *p < .05