An Evidence Based Approach to Conducting Valid and Reliable Surveys Part II: Survey Design and Analysis of Data

13 Jul 2018
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Concurrent Session 6C

An Evidence Based Approach to Conducting Valid and Reliable Surveys Part II: Survey Design and Analysis of Data

At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to identify the qualities of an effective survey format; recognize the usefulness of survey data for program improvement and accreditation purposes; explain the concepts of validity and reliability in relationship to survey data; describe common pitfalls related to survey construction and formatting; apply educational and psychometric principles to enhance the collection of meaningful survey data; and identify strategies to increase survey response rates.