GSAMS Survey Results

Fall 2003

 

 

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1.  Is this the first distance learning course you have taken?

Frequency

Percent

Yes

42

31.58

No

91

68.42

 

2.  Are you currently employed?

Frequency

Percent

Yes

114

87.02

No

17

12.98

 

3.  If employed, how many hours per week do you work?

Frequency

Percent

0-10

5

4.24

11-20

6

5.08

21-30

1

.85

31-40

67

56.78

41-50

31

26.27

51+

8

6.78

 

4.  What is your age?

Frequency

Percent

<24

12

9.38

24-29

17

13.29

30-35

28

21.88

36-42

19

14.85

43-48

41

32.03

49+

11

8.59

 

5.  What is your gender?

Frequency

Percent

Male

18

14.17

Female

109

85.83

 

6.  How many children do you have under the age of 18?

Frequency

Percent

0

82

62.60

1

20

15.27

2

24

18.32

3

5

3.82

 

7.    Where do you usually access WebCT?

Frequency

Percent

Home

103

85.12

Office

15

12.40

Computer Lab

1

.83

Other

2

1.65

 

8.  Did you ever call the Distance Learning Helpline?

Frequency

Percent

Yes

26

20.16

No

103

79.84

 

9.  If you called the Helpline did you receive the help you needed?

Frequency

Percent

Yes

26

65.00

No

14

35.00

 

10.  The instructor was effective in delivering the distance learning course.

Frequency

Percent

Strongly Agree

61

46.56

Agree

48

36.64

Undecided

10

7.63

Disagree

10

7.63

Strongly Disagree

2

1.53

 

11.  I believe I have learned as much in this class as I would have in a regular lecture class.

Frequency

Percent

Strongly Agree

63

47.73

Agree

45

34.09

Undecided

10

7.58

Disagree

12

9.09

Strongly Disagree

2

1.52

 

12.  Because this class was in a distance learning environment, I found it more interesting.

Frequency

Percent

Strongly Agree

24

18.32

Agree

39

29.77

Undecided

42

32.06

Disagree

25

19.08

Strongly Disagree

1

.76

 

13.  I was more reluctant to ask questions and make comments in this class than in a regular class.

Frequency

Percent

Strongly Agree

5

3.82

Agree

13

9.92

Undecided

10

7.63

Disagree

71

54.20

Strongly Disagree

32

24.43

 

14.  The student facilitator was effective, helpful, and interested.

Frequency

Percent

Strongly Agree

39

30.00

Agree

62

47.69

Undecided

22

16.92

Disagree

7

5.38

 

15.  At the beginning of the term, my attitude toward distance learning was positive.

Frequency

Percent

Strongly Agree

62

47.33

Agree

54

41.22

Undecided

10

7.63

Disagree

5

3.82

 

 

16.  At the end of the term, my attitude toward distance learning is positive.

Frequency

Percent

Strongly Agree

66

50

Agree

48

36.36

Undecided

8

6.06

Disagree

10

7.58

 

 

17.  If this course had been offered at my site, I would have commuted to the Carrollton Campus to take the course. (Remote students only)

Frequency

Percent

Agree

66

65.35

Disagree

35

34.65

 

Please rank the following type of courses (from 1 to 5) based upon

your preference for them.

 

One (1) is the highest rank, meaning this is the type of course you would like to take most.

 

Traditional Face-to-Face Course

Frequency

Percent

1 Highest Preference

27

21.26

2 Next Preference

7

5.51

3 Next Preference

21

16.54

4 Least preference

72

56.69

 

 

Combination GSAMS/Online

Frequency

Percent

1 Highest Preference

45

35.16

2 Next Preference

63

49.22

3 Next Preference

15

11.72

4 Least preference

5

3.91

 

 

GSAMS Course

Frequency

Percent

1 Highest Preference

16

12.60

2 Next Preference

30

23.62

3 Next Preference

65

51.18

4 Least preference

16

12.60

 

 

Completely or Mostly Online

Frequency

Percent

1 Highest Preference

59

45.74

2 Next Preference

82

17.83

3 Next Preference

99

13.18

4 Least preference

129

23.26

 

 

Updated 3/09/2004

By Stacey Rowland