Foundations of Survey Design

August 06-06, 2024
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August 6, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. ET

Pricing: $225/$325 (members/nonmembers) 

This workshop teaches, in non-technical terms, the foundational principles of survey design and administration in the context of higher education. We discuss common survey question types, provide some tips on ways to construct high-quality survey questions, and discuss how to structure a survey instrument. Participants new to survey research will be served consumable information and those needing a refresher will find useful tips.

As a result of this workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Identify common survey question types. 
  • Construct survey items that meet a high standard of quality. 
  • Draft and organize a survey instrument. 
  • Conduct translation-related validity tests on a survey instrument. 


  • 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. ET workshop 
  • 1–2 p.m. ET lunch break
  • 2–4 p.m. ET workshop


  • Space is limited to 25 participants per workshop. Seating is allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. 
  • Each registration grants workshop access to one participant. 
  • Registration closes August 4 at 11:59 p.m. ET or when seating capacity is reached.


  • If you have any special needs addressed by the American with Disabilities Act, please contact the AIR Education Team at 850-385-4155 or email

About Foundations Workshops Cancellation Policy Terms and Conditions

Program Name: Foundations Workshops
Event Type(s): Virtual Workshop
Experience Level: Beginner
Length of Event: 5 hours
Date(s): August 06-06, 2024
Cutoff Date: Aug 04, 2024