GSAMS Survey Results
   
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    FALL 2001
    Frequency Percent
       
1. Is this the first distance learning course you have taken?
       
Yes   79 54.5
No   66 45.5
       
       
2. Are you currently employed?
       
Yes   135 93.1
No   10 6.9
       
       
3. If employed, how many hours per week do you work?
       
0-10   3 2.2
11-20   11 8.1
21-30   6 4.4
31-40   78 57.8
41-50   30 22.2
51+   7 5.2
       
       
4. What is your age?
18-23   28 20.0
24-29   40 28.6
30-35   21 15.0
36-41   17 12.1
42-47   17 12.1
48+   17 12.1
       
       
5. What is your gender?
       
Male   25 18.0
Female   114 82.0
       
       
6. How many children do you have under the age of 18?
       
0   84 60.4
1   21 15.1
2   28 20.1
3   5 3.6
4   0 0.0
5   1 0.7
6+      
       
       
7. Where do you usually access WebCT?
       
Home   93 75.0
Office   16 12.9
Computer Lab   6 4.8
Other   9 7.3
       
       
8. Did you ever call the Distance Learning HelpLine?
       
Yes   27 18.9
No   116 81.1
9. If you called the HelpLine did you receive the help you needed?
Yes   27 69.2
No   12 30.8
    FALL 2001
    Frequency Percent
       
1. The instructor was effective in delivering this distance learning course.
       
Strongly Agree   96 65.8
Agree   39 26.7
Undecided   8 5.5
Disagree   1 0.7
Strongly Disagree   2 1.4
       
       
2. I believe I have learned as much in this class as I would have in a regular lecture class.
       
Strongly Agree   94 64.4
Agree   31 21.2
Undecided   11 7.5
Disagree   9 6.2
Strongly Disagree   1 0.7
       
       
3. Because this class was in a distance learning environment, I found it more interesting.
       
Strongly Agree   36 24.7
Agree   35 24.0
Undecided   40 27.4
Disagree   29 19.9
Strongly Disagree   6 4.1
       
       
4. I was more reluctant to ask questions and make comments in this class than in a regular class.
       
Strongly Agree   16 11.0
Agree   27 18.6
Undecided   15 10.3
Disagree   58 40.0
Strongly Disagree   29 20.0
       
       
5. The student facilitator was effective, helpful, and interested.
       
Strongly Agree   93 66.9
Agree   34 24.5
Undecided   10 7.2
Disagree   2 1.4
Strongly Disagree   0 0.0
       
       
6. At the beginning of the term, my attitude toward distance learning was positive.
       
Strongly Agree   74 51.0
Agree   49 33.8
Undecided   12 8.3
Disagree   9 6.2
Strongly Disagree   1 0.7
       
       
7. At the end of the term, my attitude toward distance learning is positive.
       
Strongly Agree   75 51.7
Agree   50 34.5
Undecided   13 9.0
Disagree   5 3.4
Strongly Disagree   2 1.4
       
       
8. If this course had not been offered at my site, I would have commuted to the Carrollton campus to take the course. (remote students only)
       
Agree   49 52.7
Disagree   44 47.3
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9. Please rank the following type of courses (from 1 to 4) 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
1   68 50.0
2   17 12.5
3   13 9.6
4   38 27.9
       
 GSAMS course
1   22 16.4
2   47 35.1
3   42 31.3
4   23 17.2
       
 Combination GSAMS/Online
1   40 29.2
2   43 31.4
3   46 33.6
4   8 5.8
       
 Completely or mostly online
1   37 27.4
2   30 22.2
3   22 16.3
4   46 34.1
   
Last Updated on 2/25/02    
By Jason Fulsang