Surveys

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The Surveys tool creates surveys which allow you to monitor unit trends and opinions and assess student satisfaction.


Why use the Survey tool?

The Surveys tool creates surveys which allow you to monitor unit trends and opinions and assess student satisfaction.

Opportunities

  • use as a learning activity for students
  • survey students to determine preferred learning styles early in trimester
  • use the results as the basis of a class discussion
  • build into a hurdle requirement or Conditional Release sequence
  • get feedback from students, with the option of anonymity if desired
  • give instant feedback to students who respond to the survey
  • search for and analyse results of a survey
  • access summary aggregate data from student responses
  • collate qualitative comments from students.

Tip

  • Create your survey questions in the Question Library so you can reuse the questions if required.

Example

Survey tool

Access and Create Surveys

Access Surveys tool

  1. Click on Setup from the navigation bar.
  2. Under Assessment, click on Surveys.

Create surveys

Note: Steps to create Surveys are very similar to create Quizzes.

  1. Refer to Question Library to create all surveys questions. Using this method enables you to reuse questions in quizzes, surveys as well as self assessments. All points values are removed when importing questions from the Question Library to surveys.
  2. Refer to Quizzes to create surveys.

Create a report

  1. Click on the survey you have created.
  2. Click on Reports Setup tab.
  3. Click on Add Report.
  4. Enter a Report Name.
  5. Select Report Type:
    • Summary Report : display aggregate data
    • Individual Attempts:   display each attempt individually.
  6. You can choose to immediately release a report after a survey submission, or enter a date and time.
  7. In the Release Report To, select the check box beside each role you wish to release the report to.
  8. Click Save.

View a survey report

  1. On the Manage Surveys page, click Reports from the context menu of the survey you want to view.
  2. Click on the report name.
  3. Specific the time frame.
  4. Click either Generate HTML Report to view the report in your browser, or Generate CSV Report to save the report as a CSV file on your computer.

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