February 03, 2003

Appendices by Chapter: Chapter 6: APPENDIX C: Student-Survey Data

First Year
Sophomores
Juniors

Question #1 † † † † † †

What effect has the laptop program had on your learning experience thus far at Clemson? † † † † † †

Positive effect
11
65%
13
81%
14
88%

Negative effect
6
35%
0
0%
0
0%

No effect
0
0%
1
6%
2
13%

Other
0
0%
2
13%
0
0%

No response
0
0%
0
0%
0
0%

Total:
17 †
16 †
16

Question #2 † † † † † †

How would you compare your laptop classes with your non-laptop classes? † † † † † †
A
I learn More
4
24%
10
63%
11
69%

I lean Less
0
0%
0
0%
1
6%

I don't know
13
76%
6
38%
3
19%

No response
0
0%
0
0%
1
6%

Total:
17 †
16 †
16 †
B
I have more contact with teachers
10
59%
13
81%
14
88%

I have less contact with teachers
0
0%
0
0%
0
0%

I don't know
7
41%
3
19%
1
6%

No response
0
0%
0
0%
1
6%

Total:
17 †
16 †
16 †
C
I have more access to materials
13
76%
14
88%
13
81%

I have less access to materials
4
24%
0
0%
0
0%

I don't know
0
0%
2
13%
0
0%

No response
0
0%
0
0%
3
19%

Total:
17 †
16 †
16 †
D
I have more contact with other students
11
65%
10
63%
14
88%

I have less contact with other students
1
6%
0
0%
0
0%

I don't know
5
29%
5
31%
1
6%

No response
0
0%
1
6%
1
6%

Total:
17 †
16 †
16 †
E
I have improved my team building skills
10
59%
11
69%
13
81%

I have not improved my team building skills
2
12%
1
6%
1
6%

I don't know
5
29%
4
25%
1
6%

No response
0
0%
0
0%
1
6%

Total:
17 †
16 †
16 †
F
I retain more information
5
29%
7
44%
6
38%

I retain less information
9
53%
0
0%
1
6%

I don't know
0
0%
9
56%
8
50%

No response
3
18%
0
0%
1
6%

Total:
17 †
16 †
16 †
G
I feel more confident about my grades
5
29%
7
44%
10
63%

I feel less confident about my grades
0
0%
0
0%
1
6%

I don't know
9
53%
9
56%
4
25%

No response
3
18%
0
0%
1
6%

Total:
17 †
16 †
16 †
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Question #3 † † † † † †

Overall, in your laptop classes, to what extent are the laptops and/or software incorporated into the curriculum? † † † † † †
A
Never used
0
0%
0
0%
0
0%

Seldom used
0
0%
2
13%
0
0%

Sometimes used
9
53%
7
44%
5
31%

Almost always used
6
35%
6
38%
9
56%

Always used
0
0%
0
0%
1
6%

Other
0
0%
1
6%
1
6%

No response
2
12%
0
0%
0
0%

Total:
17 †
16 †
16 †

If laptops and/or software are incorporated into the curriculum in your classes, please explain how they are used. † † † † † †
B
Homework
14
82%
12
75%
15
94%

Test/quizzes
9
53%
13
81%
15
94%

Internet demonstration
9
53%
10
63%
10
63%

Web CT
12
71%
14
88%
16
100%

CLE
10
59%
9
56%
9
56%

Student hands-on use for classwork
12
71%
11
69%
15
94%

Demonstration by teacher
11
65%
13
81%
16
100%

Other
0
0%
2
13%
0
0%

Total:
17 †
16 †
16 †
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Question #4 † † † † † †

Which computer skills did you have upon entering Clemson? † † † † † †

Word processing
16
94%
16
100%
15
94%

Web-based research
11
65%
14
88%
12
75%

Designing web pages
5
29%
5
31%
6
38%

E-mail
11
65%
13
81%
14
88%

Presentation programs
6
35%
11
69%
9
56%

None
0
0%
0
0%
0
0%

Other
0
0%
0
0%
0
0%

Total:
17 †
16 †
16 †
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Question #5 † † † † † †

Which of your following skills have been enhanced/gained by the laptop program? † † † † † †

Word processing
9
53%
11
69%
7
44%

Web-based research
7
41%
11
69%
12
75%

Designing web pages
10
59%
13
81%
13
81%

E-mail
8
47%
8
50%
9
56%

Presentation programs
0
0%
13
81%
14
88%

None
3
18%
4
25%
1
6%

Other
0
0%
1
6%
2
13%

Total:
17 †
16 †
16 †
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Question #6 † † † † † †

Please rate your opinion on the change in your grades as a result of the laptop program? † † † † † †

Positive change
1
6%
7
44%
9
56%

Negative change
1
6%
1
6%
0
0%

No change
2
12%
7
44%
5
31%

I'm a first year student. I don't know yet.
13
76%
0
0%
0
0%

Other
0
0%
1
6%
2
13%

No response
0
0%
0
0%
0
0%

Total:
17 †
16 †
16 †
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Question #7 † † † † † †

How would you rate the technical support available for you and your computer at Clemson? † † † † † †

Meets my needs all of the time
4
24%
5
31%
7
44%

Meets my needs some of the time
4
24%
8
50%
7
44%

Never meets my needs
0
0%
0
0%
0
0%

I haven't needed any technical support
9
53%
3
19%
2
13%

Other
0
0%
0
0%
0
0%

No response
0
0%
0
0%
0
0%

Total:
17 †
16 †
16 †
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Question #8 † † † † † †

What effect, if any, has the laptop program had on your oral communication skills? † † † † † †

Great effect
1
6%
4
25%
4
25%

Small effect
3
18%
5
31%
9
56%

No effect
9
53%
4
25%
2
13%

I don't know
4
24%
3
19%
1
6%

Other
0
0%
0
0%
0
0%

No response
0
0%
0
0%
0
0%

Total:
17 †
16 †
16 †
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Question #9 † † † † † †

What effect, if any, has the laptop program had on your written communication skills? (This includes all forms of writing both on and off the computer.) † † † † † †

Great effect
2
12%
7
44%
7
44%

Small effect
7
41%
5
31%
5
31%

No effect
3
18%
3
19%
2
13%

I don't know
2
12%
1
6%
2
13%

Other
0
0%
0
0%
0
0%

No response
3
18%
0
0%
0
0%

Total:
17 †
16 †
16 †
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Question #10 † † † † † †

Did the presence of the laptop program at Clemson University have any effect on your decision, or your parentsí decision, for you to attend this university? † † † † † †

Yes
2
12%
2
13%
3
19%

No
15
88%
13
81%
13
81%

I don't know
0
0%
1
6%
0
0%

No response
0
0%
0
0%
0
0%

Total:
17 †
16 †
16 †
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Question #11 † † † † † †

How did the cost of the laptop program effect the decision? † † † † † †

Had a positive effect on my decision
1
6%
7
44%
2
13%

Had a negative effect on my decision
6
35%
0
0%
2
13%

I don't know
9
53%
6
38%
5
31%

Other
1
6%
3
19%
6
38%

No response
0
0%
0
0%
1
6%

Total:
17 †
16 †
16 †
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