Create a GetCertified survey to conduct a research on a specific topic, assign users to participate in it and collect its results easily.
To access the "New survey" from the homepage by:
On this page, you can:
Also, you can upload a survey using an Excel template. To do so, follow these steps:
The "Survey settings" step contains the following options for configuring your survey:
Note: Some question types, such as essays, require manual grading by an instructor. Thus, the results of surveys that contain this type of question cannot be immediately displayed.
You can choose between the following methods for adding questions to your survey:
You can also combine these options.
For more information on how to create each question type, please visit question types.
Notice! All question types in surveys have the Scoring method: By answer weight.
To add questions to a survey from an existing question pool, follow the steps below:
Once you choose the desired pool, you can:
Note: To create a new question pool before the survey creation process, please visit question pools.
Once you have added questions to the survey from the pools and/or manually, you can:
The "Grading" step allows you to select the appropriate grading scale for the survey. For example, you can set a standardized scale from A to F for answering the survey and presenting its results. For more information on how to change the existing and create new grading scales, please visit Grading scale.
In the "Review" step, you can check your survey settings and its questions once again. You can also return to the previous steps and make the necessary changes by clicking the"Previous" button. Click the "Next" button to proceed to the final step of the survey creation process.
The next step in the survey creation process is saving the survey. Click the "Finish wizard" button to save your survey.
To finish the survey preparation process, you should define a survey session, and add users to it. Once you do so, you can publish the survey by clicking the "Publish survey" button. For detailed instructions on how to define a survey session, please visit Surveys sessions. For instructions on how to add users to the survey, please visit the Candidates help section.
Once you publish the survey, all assigned users will receive an email notification to start the survey.