This course is now delivered online as a series of live sessions which fully meet the learning objectives of face-to-face training.

Understand how to apply the principles that make questionnaires really work



This course takes us through the stages of designing an effective questionnaire: covering the key steps throughout the process; the issues affecting interpretation of questions; how to use structure and order to minimise bias; and identifying pitfalls throughout the process.

Learning outcomes:

  • Identify the key stages in an efficient and effective questionnaire writing process
  • Be aware of the range of question types and of key issues affecting their application and interpretation
  • Structure a quantitative questionnaire to create a good flow and minimise order bias
  • Identify weaknesses in the wording of questions
  • Understand the impact of layout

Who will benefit:
Researchers from both agency and client-side who have basic experience of designing, using or analysing questionnaires.

By agreeing to participate in this training course you also agree to download any software application(s) that are required for the fulfilment of the course.

"Super Useful and easy to understand"

Erin McQuitty, Gymshark
04 December 2019

"Very useful if you are involved in any way in writing questionnaires."

Lorna Phillips, Gymshark
04 December 2019

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