RC APortfolio Survey Spring 2016
Respondents: 163 displayed, 163 total Status: Open
Launched Date: 03/29/2016 Closed Date: 04/08/2016

 1.  What year are you?
  Response Total Response Percent Points Avg
Freshman Response equal to 27 34 27% n/a n/a
Sophomore Response equal to 59 75 59% n/a n/a
Junior Response equal to 9 11 9% n/a n/a
Senior Response equal to 1 1 1% n/a n/a
Graduate student Visual spacer 0 0% n/a n/a
Transfer student Response equal to 4 5 4% n/a n/a
Other, please specify View individual responses to this question Response equal to 2 2 2% n/a n/a
Total Respondents  128 100%
(skipped this question)  35
 2.  What writing courses have you taken at ASU?
  Response Total Response Percent Points Avg
First Year Seminar Response equal to 50 66 50% n/a n/a
RC 0900 (formerly ENG 0900) Response equal to 5 7 5% n/a n/a
RC 1000 (formerly ENG 1000) Response equal to 66 87 66% n/a n/a
RC 2001 (formerly ENG 2001) Response equal to 61 80 61% n/a n/a
3rd year WID class Response equal to 4 5 4% n/a n/a
Capstone in the major Response equal to 1 1 1% n/a n/a
Other, please specify View individual responses to this question Response equal to 4 5 4% n/a n/a
Total Respondents  131
(skipped this question)  32
 3.  In what classes have you used A-PORTFOLIO? (CHECK ALL THAT APPLY.)
  Response Total Response Percent Points Avg
First Year Seminar Response equal to 9 12 9% n/a n/a
RC 0900 (formerly ENG 0900) Response equal to 2 2 2% n/a n/a
RC 1000 (formerly ENG 1000) Response equal to 24 31 24% n/a n/a
RC 2001 (formerly ENG 2001) Response equal to 65 85 65% n/a n/a
3rd year WID class Visual spacer 0 0% n/a n/a
Capstone in the major Visual spacer 0 0% n/a n/a
I have never created an A-Portfolio. Response equal to 8 11 8% n/a n/a
Other, please specify View individual responses to this question Response equal to 3 4 3% n/a n/a
Total Respondents  131
(skipped this question)  32
 4.  Regarding the use of the electronic APortfolio in your writing classes at Appalachian State, please indicate your level of agreement with the following statements.
  Strongly Agree Agree Neutral Disagree Strongly Disagree Not Applicable Response Total Points Avg
APortfolio allowed me to include different media (videos, images, etc.). 27.64% (34) 48.78% (60) 13.82% (17) 1.63% (2) 4.88% (6) 3.25% (4) 123 n/a n/a
APortfolio allowed me to learn new writing skills related to new media and my major. 10.57% (13) 11.38% (14) 28.46% (35) 24.39% (30) 20.33% (25) 4.88% (6) 123 n/a n/a
Learning how to use APortfolio was easy. 13.82% (17) 23.58% (29) 19.51% (24) 20.33% (25) 20.33% (25) 2.44% (3) 123 n/a n/a
Learning how to use Aportfolio was stressful and detracted from my time and attention from my writing. 15.45% (19) 27.64% (34) 21.14% (26) 22.76% (28) 11.38% (14) 1.63% (2) 123 n/a n/a
My teacher was able to answer my APortfolio questions. 19.51% (24) 34.15% (42) 27.64% (34) 8.13% (10) 6.5% (8) 4.07% (5) 123 n/a n/a
My classmates were able to answer my APortfolio questions. 8.2% (10) 17.21% (21) 34.43% (42) 23.77% (29) 9.84% (12) 6.56% (8) 122 n/a n/a
The APortfolio consultants who work in the University Writing Center on Saturdays were able to answer my APortfolio questions. 7.32% (9) 10.57% (13) 35.77% (44) 1.63% (2) 1.63% (2) 43.09% (53) 123 n/a n/a
The Video Tutorials on AppState’s APortfolio website answered my questions. 12.2% (15) 28.46% (35) 26.83% (33) 4.07% (5) 8.94% (11) 19.51% (24) 123 n/a n/a
Total Respondents  123
(skipped this question)  40
 5.  Regarding the use of the electronic APortfolio in your writing classes at Appalachian State, please indicate your level of agreement with the following statements.
  Strongly Agree Agree Neutral Disagree Strongly Disagree Not Applicable Response Total Points Avg
I e-mailed or used the contact form on the APortfolio website, and the responses I received answered my questions. 4.13% (5) 5.79% (7) 20.66% (25) 4.96% (6) 8.26% (10) 56.2% (68) 121 n/a n/a
I figured out how to use APortfolio mostly on my own. 22.95% (28) 43.44% (53) 15.57% (19) 10.66% (13) 4.92% (6) 2.46% (3) 122 n/a n/a
I could not find any resources to help me answer my questions about APortfolio. 5% (6) 8.33% (10) 28.33% (34) 31.67% (38) 10.83% (13) 15.83% (19) 120 n/a n/a
I was given clear instructions on the materials to include in my Aportfolio for this class. 21.31% (26) 39.34% (48) 17.21% (21) 13.11% (16) 6.56% (8) 2.46% (3) 122 n/a n/a
I was given clear guidelines for how my Aportfolio would be graded in this class. 18.85% (23) 30.33% (37) 22.13% (27) 13.11% (16) 12.3% (15) 3.28% (4) 122 n/a n/a
I was introduced to the Aportfolio expectations early in the semester. 17.21% (21) 37.7% (46) 20.49% (25) 15.57% (19) 6.56% (8) 2.46% (3) 122 n/a n/a
My instructor seemed comfortable with guiding us on using Aportfolio. 13.22% (16) 33.88% (41) 28.1% (34) 15.7% (19) 6.61% (8) 2.48% (3) 121 n/a n/a
I have already or I expect to use APortfolio in other classes here at Appalachian. 10.74% (13) 23.14% (28) 23.14% (28) 19.83% (24) 17.36% (21) 5.79% (7) 121 n/a n/a
Total Respondents  122
(skipped this question)  41
 6.  Regarding the use of the electronic APortfolio in your writing classes at Appalachian State, please indicate your level of agreement with the following statements.
  Strongly Agree Agree Neutral Disagree Strongly Disagree Not Applicable Response Total Points Avg
I feel prepared to use APortfolio in other classes. 12.4% (15) 38.02% (46) 22.31% (27) 12.4% (15) 12.4% (15) 2.48% (3) 121 n/a n/a
APortfolio will be helpful in preparing materials for applying to graduate schools, for finding a job after college, for scholarships or internships, etc. 14.41% (17) 17.8% (21) 23.73% (28) 22.88% (27) 19.49% (23) 1.69% (2) 118 n/a n/a
I do not expect to use APortfolio in my major. 24.59% (30) 28.69% (35) 24.59% (30) 9.02% (11) 8.2% (10) 4.92% (6) 122 n/a n/a
I would use an Aportfolio lab or workshop outside of class to assist me with developing an Aportfolio. 7.38% (9) 15.57% (19) 22.13% (27) 33.61% (41) 18.85% (23) 2.46% (3) 122 n/a n/a
I do not expect to use APortfolio in providing materials for the job market. 23.77% (29) 27.87% (34) 23.77% (29) 9.84% (12) 9.02% (11) 5.74% (7) 122 n/a n/a
I understand the value of APortfolio and think the Rhetoric and Composition Program should continue to use it. 13.11% (16) 22.13% (27) 28.69% (35) 10.66% (13) 22.95% (28) 2.46% (3) 122 n/a n/a
APortfolio presents valuable opportunities for learning. 9.02% (11) 27.87% (34) 30.33% (37) 12.3% (15) 18.03% (22) 2.46% (3) 122 n/a n/a
Total Respondents  122
(skipped this question)  41
 7.  Please tell us how your learning experience with Aportfolio could be improved.
Total Respondents  85
(skipped this question)  78