Academic Development and Quality Enhancement

CES Questions

The questions used in the end-of-year Course Evaluation Survey (15-16) were developed by the Student Engagement Working Group, which met during 2015.

Module Satisfaction

Overall, how satisfied were you with the following modules?

Please note: These module questions were repeated for each registered module for the student

Also note: satisfaction for this question ranges from 1 (low) to 4 (high) - see "Overall, how satisfied were you with the course during this academic year?"

Possible responses: Not at all satisfied (1), Not very satisfied (2), Quite satisfied (3), Very satisfied (4)

Please tell us the best thing about the following modules

Please note: These module questions were repeated for each registered module for the student

Possible responses: Free-text comments

Please tell us the worst thing about the following modules

Please note: These module questions were repeated for each registered module for the student

Possible responses: Free-text comments

Overall Course Satisfaction

Overall, how satisfied were you with the course during this academic year?

Also note: satisfaction for this question ranges from 1 (high) to 4 (low) - see "Overall, how satisfied were you with the following modules?"

Possible responses: Very satisfied (1), Quite satisfied (2), Not very satisfied (3), Not at all satisfied (4)

Course Content

To what extent has the course matched your expectations?

Possible responses: Extremely (1), Moderately (2), Slightly (3), Not at all (4)

To what extent has the content of the course been relevant and useful?

Possible responses: Extremely (1), Moderately (2), Slightly (3), Not at all (4)

Course Assessment

How would you rate the feedback you have received for... understanding your mark?

Possible responses: Excellent (1), Good (2), Fair (3), Poor (4)

How would you rate the feedback you have received for... improving your work?

Possible responses: Excellent (1), Good (2), Fair (3), Poor (4)

How would you rate the feedback you have received for... being returned on the published date?

Possible responses: Excellent (1), Good (2), Fair (3), Poor (4)

Course Workload

Overall, how do you feel about the frequency of assessments - do you feel you are being assessed....

Possible responses: Too much (1), About right (2), Too little (3)

Overall, how do you feel about the workload of your course?

Possible responses: Too much (1), About right (2), Too little (3)

Skills Development

How would you rate your course for assisting you in developing the following skills... Analysis?

Note to students: Give more stars to indicate increased satisfaction

Possible responses: 1 ☆ - 4 ☆

How would you rate your course for assisting you in developing the following skills... Communication?

Note to students: Give more stars to indicate increased satisfaction

Possible responses: 1 ☆ - 4 ☆

How would you rate your course for assisting you in developing the following skills... Presentation?

Note to students: Give more stars to indicate increased satisfaction

Possible responses: 1 ☆ - 4 ☆

How would you rate your course for assisting you in developing the following skills... Research?

Note to students: Give more stars to indicate increased satisfaction

Possible responses: 1 ☆ - 4 ☆

How would you rate your course for assisting you in developing the following skills... Writing?

Note to students: Give more stars to indicate increased satisfaction

Possible responses: 1 ☆ - 4 ☆

Preparation for Life and Work

To what extent do you feel your course is preparing you for life and work after university?

Possible responses: Extremely (1), Moderately (2), Slightly (3), Not at all (4)

Course Resources/Equipment

How would you rate the use of technology (including Study Direct) by teaching staff on your course?

Possible responses: Excellent (1), Good (2), Fair (3), Poor (4)

How would you rate the equipment and resources available for you to complete your course for the following... Quality?

Possible responses: Excellent (1), Good (2), Fair (3), Poor (4)

How would you rate the equipment and resources available for you to complete your course for the following... Availability?

Possible responses: Excellent (1), Good (2), Fair (3), Poor (4)

How would you rate the equipment and resources available for you to complete your course for the following... Usefulness?

Possible responses: Excellent (1), Good (2), Fair (3), Poor (4)

Course Organisation

To what extent would you agree with the following statements: "This year, my course has been well organised and has run smoothly"

Possible responses: Strongly agree (1), Slightly agree (2), Slightly disagree (3), Strongly disagree (4)

To what extent would you agree with the following statements: "I know where to find information about my course"

Possible responses: Strongly agree (1), Slightly agree (2), Slightly disagree (3), Strongly disagree (4)

To what extent would you agree with the following statements: "I know how to contact staff when necessary"

Possible responses: Strongly agree (1), Slightly agree (2), Slightly disagree (3), Strongly disagree (4)

Free-Text Comments

Are there any additional comments you would like to include?

Possible responses: Free-text comments