Learning Objectives

  • Establish the importance of ‘data’ in this phase of project work.
  • Recognise the survey and the interview as two main data collection methods for undertaking project work.
  • Identify and describe the core attributes that define these methods.
  • Make the link between the questionnaire and the supporting information previously sourced.
  • Explain how the questionnaire works and specify its constituent parts.
  • Demonstrate an awareness of how individual items are created in the questionnaire.
  • Distinguish among different types of items in the questionnaire.
  • Construct a questionnaire.