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ABS Training: Principles of Questionnaire Design


      A well designed questionnaire is vital for collecting high quality data. The aim of this course is to provide participants with an awareness and understanding of questionnaire design principles. The course covers selecting collection methodologies, developing survey questions, designing questionnaire layout and testing the questionnaire.


      2 days

Who should attend
      People who will be involved in designing and conducting a survey and wish to gain an understanding of how to design a questionnaire that will collect data accurately.

Course Outcomes
      • Understanding and application of the basic techniques used in developing a survey questionnaire

Course contents
      • Context of questionnaire design
      • Defining survey objectives
      • Developing content based on survey objectives
      • Determining most appropriate collection methodology
      • Understanding how respondents answer questions
      • Developing questionnaire wording
      • Ordering of questions
      • Format and layout
      • Accompanying information
      • Testing questionnaires
      • Evaluating questionnaires

      $1,080 (inc GST) per person

When is this course run?
      For scheduled training courses see the ABS Training Calendar. We can also run the course in your organisation if you have sufficient numbers.

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