Spring 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 47 5 14 58
Look up grades/scores 12 8 18 77
Read messages 7 28 31 59
Look up information 5 23 41 56
Use class discussions 23 13 27 62
Turn in assignments 9 9 30 77
Watch recorded lectures 73 7 13 32
Find my courses 4 10 30 80
Submit to Turnitin 48 12 16 49

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

Choice % #
Not easy to use 10% 13
Somewhat easy to use 39% 49
Easy to use 51% 64
Total 126

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 66% 83
Not effective 12% 15
Effective 22% 27
Total 125

About the survey participants

By school or program

School/Program #
Arts 3
Biological Sciences 16
Business 9
Education 8
Engineering 12
Humanities 7
Information & Computer Sciences 17
Interdisciplinary Studies 0
Law 1
Medicine 0
Nursing Science 0
Pharmaceutical Sciences 0
Physical Sciences 9
Public Health 13
Social Ecology 7
Social Sciences 20

 

By years at UCI

Years #
< 1 year 46
1 – 2 years 40
2 – 3 years 16
3 – 4 years 19
4 – 5 years 1
5+ years 2