GSAMS Survey Results
   
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    SUMMER 2001
    Frequency Percent
       
1. Is this the first distance learning course you have taken?
       
Yes   59 39.3
No   91 60.7
       
       
2. Are you currently employed?
       
Yes   142 94
No   9 6
       
       
3. If employed, how many hours per week do you work?
       
0-10   6 4.4
11-20   5 3.6
21-30   2 1.5
31-40   95 69.3
41-50   23 16.8
51+   6 4.4
       
       
4. What is your age?
18-23   0 0
24-29   33 22.3
30-35   20 13.5
36-41   25 16.9
42-47   47 31.8
48+   23 15.6
       
       
5. What is your gender?
       
Male   7 4.9
Female   135 95.1
       
       
6. How many children do you have under the age of 18?
       
0   71 49.3
1   32 22.2
2   31 21.5
3   6 4.2
4   3 2.1
5   0 0
6+    1 .7 
       
       
7. Where do you usually access WebCT?
       
Home   111 89.5
Office   5 4
Computer Lab   3 2.4
Other   5 4
       
       
8. Did you ever call the Distance Learning HelpLine?
       
Yes   30 20.1
No   119 79.9
9. If you called the HelpLine did you receive the help you needed?
Yes   29 76.3
No   9 23.7
    SUMMER 2001
    Frequency Percent
       
1. The instructor was effective in delivering this distance learning course.
       
Strongly Agree   81 53.6
Agree   56 37.1
Undecided   8 5.3
Disagree   5 3.3
Strongly Disagree   1 0.7
       
       
2. I believe I have learned as much in this class as I would have in a regular lecture class.
       
Strongly Agree   95 63.3
Agree   41 27.3
Undecided   9 6.0
Disagree   4 2.7
Strongly Disagree   1 0.7
       
       
3. Because this class was in a distance learning environment, I found it more interesting.
       
Strongly Agree   34 22.8
Agree   39 26.2
Undecided   47 31.5
Disagree   26 17.4
Strongly Disagree   3 2.0
       
       
4. I was more reluctant to ask questions and make comments in this class than in a regular class.
       
Strongly Agree   14 9.5
Agree   28 18.9
Undecided   13 8.8
Disagree   53 35.8
Strongly Disagree   40 27.0
       
       
5. The student facilitator was effective, helpful, and interested.
       
Strongly Agree   107 72.8
Agree   31 21.1
Undecided   7 4.8
Disagree   1 0.7
Strongly Disagree   1 0.7
       
       
6. At the beginning of the term, my attitude toward distance learning was positive.
       
Strongly Agree   93 62.4
Agree   40 26.8
Undecided   14 9.4
Disagree   1 0.7
Strongly Disagree   1 0.7
       
       
7. At the end of the term, my attitude toward distance learning is positive.
       
Strongly Agree   96 64.0
Agree   43 28.7
Undecided   7 4.7
Disagree   3 2.0
Strongly Disagree   1 0.7
       
       
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   57 59.4
Disagree   39 40.6
     
     
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   52 36.9
2   21 14.9
3   19 13.5
4   49 34.8
       
 GSAMS course
1   24 17.1
2   44 31.4
3   62 44.3
4   10 7.1
       
 Combination GSAMS/Online
1   47 33.1
2   66 46.5
3   24 16.9
4   5 3.5
       
 Completely or mostly online
1   42 30.2
2   28 20.1
3   24 17.3
4   45 32.4
   
Last Updated on 3/4/02    
By Christy Talley