Design and analysis of surveys (22 June 2018)

Fri, 22/06/2018 - 09:00 to 12:30

Recommended Participants

Health and Social Science professionals wishing to collect and analyse subjective information from a study group.


  • Ethics and confidentiality of surveys
  • Sample size estimation
  • Survey instrument and response biases
  • Maximising response rates and quality information
  • The Likert scale, reliability and validity
  • Common pitfalls of surveys
  • Comparison of responses between groups

Learning Objectives: 

  • Effectively frame a survey question
  • Generate your own surveys using SurveyMonkey
  • Generate a summary report based on the responses
Room 3.146, Queensland Bioscience Precinct, The University of Queensland, St Lucia