Fall 2016 • Students

1. Please indicate how easy or difficult it was to use Canvas to accomplish each task.

Tool Didn’t use Not easy to use Somewhat easy to use Easy to use
Take quizzes 216 40 116 324
Look up grades/scores 29 58 165 446
Read messages 60 101 215 320
Look up information 38 116 221 323
Use class discussions 159 82 159 300
Turn in assignments 37 55 166 442
Watch recorded lectures 333 54 106 204
Find my courses 24 70 169 435
Submit to Turnitin 180 61 139 320

2. How would you rate the overall ease of use of Canvas?

Choice % #
Not easy to use 11% 75
Somewhat easy to use 41% 286
Easy to use 48% 338
Total 699

3. If you used the Canvas App (from either the App Store or Google Play), was it an effective way to access Canvas?

Choice % #
Didn’t try 63% 439
Not effective 12% 82
Effective 26% 180
Total 125

About the survey participants

By school or program

School/Program # %
Arts 10 2%
Biological Sciences 61 9%
Business 62 10%
Education 42 6%
Engineering 90 14%
Humanities 32 5%
Information & Computer Sciences 91 14%
Interdisciplinary Studies 4 1%
Law 2 0%
Medicine 4 0%
Nursing Science 4 1%
Pharmaceutical Sciences 5 1%
Physical Sciences 47 7%
Public Health 29 4%
Social Ecology 82 13%
Social Sciences 89 14%

By years at UCI

Years #
< 1 year 405
1 – 2 years 146
2 – 3 years 65
3 – 4 years 47
4 – 5 years 11
5+ years 5