1) Everyone will receive a number, which shall serve as his or her ID while taking the surveys. Write down your number and use it while taking the surveys.

2) Go to and create a Qualtrics account

3) Choose Create Project


4) Give it a name and click “create survey”


5) Click on Create A New Question


6) Question 1. For purposes of formality, provide the following information in your Question 1. Change the answer option to Descriptive Text

  • Purpose and context of the survey
  •  Inclusion and exclusion criteria
  •  A statement about the voluntary nature of participation
  • Provide your participants with an idea of the kind of information that will be collected
  • Approximate duration of the survey
  • Whom to contact in case participants have questions
  •  A question asking participants if they wish to continue or not 
This survey explores the attitudes towards and the degree of familiarity with the subculture of .... You need to be at least 18 years of age and a COMP II section 100 student to take part in this survey. Your participation is completely voluntary and you can terminate it at any time during the survey without penalty or prejudice. In this survey, you will be asked some questions about.... and some questions about yourself. Completion of the survey should take approximately ... minutes. If you have any questions, feel free to contact the researcher at (email). If you wish to continue, please click ">>" to continue. Otherwise, you can terminate your participation by closing the browser.

7) Question 2.  What is your ID?  (Change the answer option into Text Entry)

8) Question 3 to 7. Build your own close-ended questions.

9) Question 8 and 9. Build your own open-ended questions

10) Question 10 to etc. Based on the needs of your ethnographic study, collect basic demographic information about participants such as:

  • What is your age?
  • Please, specify your ethnicity.
  • What is your highest degree or level of school completed?
  • What is your marital status?
  • What is your gender?
  • What is your native language?
  • What is your major?
  • What is your current professional status?
  • Which region of the country do you live in?
  • What was your annual income last year?

 11) If you run into difficulties, talk to me.

12)  When you are done building the survey, Go to Blackboard Tools > Send Emails > All Users, and send the class the link to your survey in a professionally crafted email message. 

13) If you are done, check your SAU E-mail and start taking your classmates’ surveys. Finish taking the surveys before next class.

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