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Survey resource requirements

Investigator time

Rating Approx. number of hours

Low

Under 2 hours

Medium

2-8 hours

High

More than 8 hours

 

In-class survey / paper

  Preparation Implementation Analysis
Investigator time, skill, and knowledge

Training or experience in designing surveys and writing questions

Preparing survey instrument

Time – Medium

Administer in-class survey

Time – Low

Training or experience constructing data bases (spreadsheets)

Training or experience conducting data analysis

Training or experience with interpreting survey results

Time – Medium to High depending on experience

Additional staff

None

None

Assistant trained or experienced in data entry.

Time for data entry is dependent on complexity and length of survey and number of respondents.

Student time

None

5-20 minutes

None

Other resources

Photocopier

None

Quantitative analysis software (optional)

In-class survey / Scan forms

 

Preparation Implementation Analysis
Investigator time, skill, and knowledge

Training or experience in designing surveys and writing questions

Preparing survey instrument

Time – Medium

Administer in-class survey

Acquisition of materials

Time – Low

Deliver and pick-up Scantron forms from CTL

Training or experience with interpreting survey results

Time – Low to Medium depending on experience

Additional staff

None

None

None

Student time

None

5-20 minutes

None

Other resources

None

Scantron Forms
Pencils

None

In-class survey / CPS

 

Preparation Implementation Analysis
Investigator time, skill, and knowledge

Training or experience in using CPS system

Training or experience in designing surveys and writing questions
Preparing survey instrument

Time – Medium

Administer in-class survey

Time – Low

Training or experience with interpreting survey results

Time – Low

Additional staff

None

None

None

Student time

System instruction
technical support

None

Technical support

Other resources

Testing CPS system and software

CPS System

CPS Software

Classroom Computer

None

Web survey / OCA

  Preparation Implementation Analysis
Investigator time, skill, and knowledge

Training or experience in using OCA.

Choosing an existing survey template or items from question library. May also write own questions.

Training or experience in designing surveys and writing questions if templates are not used.

Time – Low-Medium

Soliciting students to participate

Time – Low

Training or experience with interpreting survey results

Time – Low to Medium depending on complexity and length of survey.

Additional staff

Technical support

Technical support

Technical support

Student time

None

10-20 minutes
(outside of class)

None

Other resources

None

Student computer access
Student access to OCA (requires UT EID)

None

Web survey / Blackboard

  Preparation Implementation Analysis
Investigator time, skill, and knowledge

Training or experience in using Blackboard survey tool

Training or experience in designing surveys and writing questions

Preparing survey instrument

Time – Medium

Soliciting students to participate

Monitor survey using Blackboard

Time – Low

Training or experience with interpreting survey results

Time – Low

Additional staff

System instruction
technical support

None

Technical support

Student time

None

15-30 minutes
(outside of class)

None

Other resources

Access to course Blackboard site

Student access to computer and course Blackboard site

Access to course Blackboard site

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