11.9 Surveys

 

The system allows you to create surveys to poll other web site users. To create a survey:

- Enter the necessary course and click the Quizzes icon in the left Tools menu.

- Click Create at the top of the page.

- Select Survey. The following page will be opened:

Fig. ‘Creating Survey’

- Fill out the form fields as follows:

o Name – enter the name for the survey;

o Description – enter the description for the survey;

o Navigation – select Yes to display the survey on the Quick Launch;

o Show User names in survey results? – select Yes to display user names in survey results;

o Allow Multiple Responses? – select Yes to allow multiple responses to the survey.

- Click Next. The following form will appear:

Fig. ‘Adding Questions to the Survey’

 

- In the Question field enter the survey question.

- Select the type of an answer to the question. The form for creating the corresponding answer type will appear. Fill in the fields as required.

NOTE:

You can create an introduction to your survey. To do this, select the Introduction question type. Enter the necessary text into the question field and click OK.

Introduction may be separated from questions by a page separator. To create a page separator, select the Page Separator question type. For more information about creating a page separator, see the Page Separator paragraph.

- Click Next Question to save the question and add another one. Click Finish to save the question and exit. Click Cancel to cancel the operation.

 

11.9.1 Saving Survey as a Template

1. Enter the necessary course and press the Quizzes icon in the left Tools menu

2. Find the necessary survey and click its name

3. Select Settings from the drop-down menu

4. In the Permissions and Management section select Save survey as template

 

The following form will appear:

Fig. ‘Save Survey as a Template’

 

Fill out the form fields as described below:

- File Name – enter the name for the template file

- Template Name – enter name of the template. This name will appear on the Create page.

- Template Description – enter the description for the template.

- Include Contentcheck the box if you want new surveys created from this template to include the items in this survey

 

5. Click OK to save the changes. Click Cancel to discard changes.