A2 Business Studies Questionnaire 2011

Name (optional): 


A red asterisk (*) indicates required questions.


  1. I received sufficient information about the course before I started - e.g. Open evenings, course guide, school visits
    *
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. The information I have received has enabled me to understand clearly how the course is structured and assessed
    *
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I was made aware that the course handbook is available online
    *
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I feel confident that I know what the exams will look like and what I will be assessed on
    *
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I have been well briefed on techniques needed for the unit exams
    *
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I have made use of the A2 study packs to help me broaden my understanding of topics
    *
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I have used the workschemes provided to help me catch up on missed work and to plan my revision
    *
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. The revision checklists included in the study packs have been useful.
    *
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I have used my textbook to reinforce my knowledge and understanding
    *
    Yes
    No


  1. If you answered Yes in question 9, how helpful did you find it?
    *


  1. If you answered No in question 9, why?*


  1. I regularly research and monitor current business news stories
    *
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. If you disagreed with the statement in question 12 do you have any constructive suggestions as to how that could be achieved?
    *


  1. I have used the information and materials on Moodle
    *
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. If you disagreed with the statement in question 14 do you have any constructive suggestions as to how that could be achieved?*


  1. Most lessons are enjoyable.
    *
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I have felt comfortable working with others in the class
    *
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I have felt at ease asking questions and contributing to discussion in class when I have wanted to.
    *
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. The behaviour of other students in the class has not interfered with my learning
    *
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. During lessons I experience a range of approaches - teacher input, group activities and discussion, video, written and numerical exercises.
    *
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. The Interactive white boards enhance the presentation of some topics
    *
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. Good use is made of topical and up-to-date materials from the media
    *
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. Work in lessons is presented clearly.
    *
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I have found the work in class:*
    too difficult
    too easy
    about right for me


  1. The pace of activities in class has been: *
    about right
    too fast
    too slow for me


  1. I found essay writing:
    *
    challenging
    manageable
    easy


  1. Handing in homework regularly and having it marked allows me to check my understanding and identify areas that require more work.
    *
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I have found the amount of homework:*
    too demanding
    about right
    not challenging enough


  1. I have not done all the work that was set to do outside lessons
    *
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. Homework is usually marked and returned within 5 working days.
    *
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I have received frequent enough feedback to know how well I am doing in this subject
    *
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. If I am having difficulty understanding something, I know how I can get help
    *
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. Teachers are approachable and supportive
    *
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I have made use of workshop sessions when I have needed to
    *
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I have enjoyed studying Business Studies at A level
    *
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. Choosing to do A level Business Studies has been a good choice.
    *
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. The step up from AS to A2 was manageable
    *
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. The Business Studies course is of the same level of difficulty as my other subjects.
    *
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I plan to study Business in some way at University either as a full course or as part of one
    *
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. Do you have any other suggestions for improving the course?
    *





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