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Pre-orientation Questions

Collect the following information

  • Name
  • Mode of study (full time or part time)
  • Year of study (also include expected duration for example yr 2 of 3)
  • Current use of social tools (blogs, wikis, facebook, twitter - any web based tool designed to
    • For managing ideas, (never, sometimes, all the time)
    • For managing resources, (never, sometimes, all the time)
    • For communicating with peers, (never, sometimes, all the time)
    • For managing research (never, sometimes, all the time)
    • For reflecting on research (never, sometimes, all the time)
    • For managing learning (never, sometimes, all the time)
    • For reflecting on learning (never, sometimes, all the time)
    • For articulating learning goals (never, sometimes, all the time)
  • What other type of tool would assist you in managing your learning,
  • Do you currently articulate your learning goals in any way?
  • Can you think of a situation where it may have been useful to share your goals with peers/ supervisors?
  • Baseline confidence measures
    • I talk to my peers about my learning goals (never <3months monthly weekly, daily)
    • I talk to my supervisor about my learning goals (never <3months monthly weekly, daily)
    • I share resources with my peers (never <3months monthly weekly, daily)
    • I share resources with my supervisor (never <3months monthly weekly, daily)
    • I find new resources myself (never <3months monthly weekly, daily)
    • I use resources identified by peers (never <3months monthly weekly, daily)
    • I use resources identified by my supervisor (never <3months monthly weekly, daily)