Using Sakai 2.8 Tests & Quizzes, how do I create a survey?
Note: To complete these procedures, you must be assigned a role having the necessary permissions. To determine your role, follow the directions in Participant roles. For a basic understanding of roles and permissions, see Permissions and roles: Overview.
You can create an ungraded assessment, such as a survey or ungraded test, using the same process you would to create a graded test or quiz. Simply create an assessment with appropriate questions and settings for your purpose.
The "Survey" question type allows you to choose from a predefined set of scales commonly used for survey reporting. Those scales are as follows:
Disagree, Undecided, Agree
Below Average -> Above Average
Strongly Disagree -> Strongly Agree
Unacceptable -> Excellent
1 -> 5
1 -> 10
You can also use other question types in a survey, such as multiple
choice, true/false, and short answer/essay. However, multiple choice
and true/false questions require you to specify a correct answer. As
long as the Answer Point Value for the questions is set to zero or the
gradebook options for the assessment are set to
will have no practical effect. For multiple choice questions, you may
want to choose
Multiple Correct, Single Selection or
Multiple Correct, Multiple Selection and check all listed
answers as correct to avoid misleading statistics when you are viewing
Note: When participants are ready to submit their
survey responses, they must click
Submit for grading. To
avoid confusion, tell participants in advance that the survey
results will not be graded, and relate any other needed information
about how you will use the survey results.
For more, see:
- Using Sakai 2.8 Tests & Quizzes, how do I create a new assessment?
- Sakai 2.8 Tests & Quizzes: Overview