Developing Written Questionnaires: Determining if Questionnaires
Should be Used
By Daniel R. Zalles, Ph.D.
Written questionnaires systematically gather information about
a particular phenomenon from a population of people. This module
provides a strategy for determining whether a written questionnaire
is an appropriate means of gathering data to meet the evaluation's
The objectives of this module are for you to understand:
- The three conditions that must be met to justify administering
a written questionnaire in an evaluation.
- How the conditions are applied in specific circumstances.