Survey design course, lectures 2 ECTS

Last changed: 07 October 2022

Time: 24-26 October 2022. Lectures, onsite in Helsinki, Finland. Organized by the Doctoral Programme in Clinical Veterinary Medicine, University of Helsinki

Survey design course, 2 ECTS

Lectures, onsite in Helsinki, Finland Monday 24 - Wednesday 26 October 2022 at 9:00 AM–4:00 PM           

Room 131, Lab-building, Koetilantie 5, Viikki campus, Helsinki

Preliminary schedule

Monday 24/10

  • Introduction and presentation of participants & Doing surveys 2022
  • Questionnaire assignment -introduction
  • Basic questionnaire design
  • Questionnaire assignment - revise questions

Tuesday 25/10

  • Psychology of survey response
  • Communication and motivation
  • Pretesting and evaluating survey questions
  • Methods for data collection and web surveys
  • Questionnaire assignment- finalize survey questions

Wednesday 26/10

  • Data collection in practice
  • Total survey quality and survey ethics
  • Questionnaire assignment seminar
  • Additional topics, sum up and course evaluation

Registration deadline 17 October 2022

More information: Liisa Uotila


Liisa Uotila, PhD

Senior Advisor, Doctoral Education

University of Helsinki

Tel: +358 50 3789272, +358 2941 24848

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