Academic Survey

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Last Name
E-mail Address
Please select one choice for each question; when you are finished click submit survey.

1. My need to take this course now is:

High - I need it immediately for a degree, job, or other important reason.
Moderate - I could take it on campus later or substitute another course.
Low - it's a personal interest that could be postponed.

2. Seeing the faces and hearing the voices of students in class is:

Not particularly necessary to me.
Somewhat important to me.
Very important to me.

3. I would classify myself as someone who:

Often gets things done ahead of time.
Needs reminding to get things done on time.
Puts things off until the last minute or doesn't complete them.

4. Classroom discussion is:

Rarely helpful to me.
Sometimes helpful to me.
Almost always helpful to me.

5. When an instructor distributes directions for an assignment, I prefer:

Figuring out the instructions myself.
Trying to follow the directions on my own, then asking for help as needed.
Having the instructions explained to me.

6. I need faculty comments on my assignments:

Within a few weeks, so I can review what I did.
Within a few days, or I forget what I did.
Right away, or I get very frustrated.

7. Considering my professional and personal schedule, the amount of time I have to work on an online course is:

More than enough for a campus class or online course.
The same as for a class on campus.
Less than for a class on campus.

8. When I am asked to use computers, e-mail, VCR's, voice mail, or other technologies new to me:

I look forward to learning new skills.
I feel apprehensive, but try it anyway.
I put it off and try to avoid it.

9. As a reader, I would classify myself as:

Good - I usually understand the text without help.
Average - I sometimes need help to understand the text.
Slower than average.

10. If I have to go to the campus to take exams or complete work:

I can go to campus anytime.
I may miss some lab assignments or exam deadlines if campus labs are not open evenings and weekends.
I will have difficulty going to the campus, even in the evenings and on weekends.