Political Web Surveys

Course Information
TitleΔιαδικτυακές Πολιτικές Έρευνες / Political Web Surveys
CodeΚΕ0Χ34
FacultyEconomic and Political Sciences
SchoolPolitical Sciences
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorIoannis Andreadis
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID100001505

Programme of Study: UPS School of Political Sciences (2014-today)

Registered students: 14
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreElective CoursesWinter-4

Class Information
Academic Year2017 – 2018
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Total Hours39
Class ID
600099823
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
  • Skills Development
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
  • Distance learning
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
General Prerequisites
Students should be familiar with Statistics, Data Analysis and Quantitative Methods. The course is not suitable for technophobe and students suffering from math anxiety.
Learning Outcomes
Students after the successful completion of the course will be able to: Design and organize a political web survey Design a questionnaire that is suitable for an online survey Use software to implement political web surveys Collect and analyze web survey paradata
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Design and manage projects
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Advantages and disadvantages of using the web for political surveys - The importance of design for web surveys - The basic building blocks - Going beyond the basics: visual and interactive enhancements to web survey instruments - General layout and design - Putting the questions together to make an instrument - Implementing the design – Using open source software for political web surveys – Collecting and using web survey paradata
Keywords
web surveys
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Interactive excersises
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Description
Use of moodle and epolls.gr
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures260.9
Laboratory Work160.6
Reading Assigment160.6
Interactive Teaching in Information Center260.9
Project260.9
Total1104
Student Assessment
Description
Exercises: 40% Project: 60%
Student Assessment methods
  • Labortatory Assignment (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
DESIGNING EFFECTIVE WEB SURVEYS COUPER P. MICK CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS 2008 CAMBRIDGE, UK ΕΚΔΟΣΕΙΣ ΕΠΙΚΕΝΤΡΟ Α.Ε. ΚΩΔΙΚΟΣ ΣΤΟΝ ΕΥΔΟΞΟ: 41963598 CONDUCTING ONLINE SURVEYS SUE M. VALERIE, RITTER A. LOIS (2ND EDITION) SAGE 2012 THOUSAND OAKS, CA, USA ΕΚΔΟΣΕΙΣ ΕΠΙΚΕΝΤΡΟ Α.Ε. ΚΩΔΙΚΟΣ ΣΤΟΝ ΕΥΔΟΞΟ: 41963602
Last Update
02-10-2017