Winter 2017 • Students

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 75 10 41 87
Look up grades/scores 10 20 50 137
Read messages 20 40 67 90
Look up information 13 44 74 84
Use class discussions 59 29 48 78
Turn in assignments 14 18 43 140
Watch recorded lectures 111 22 28 52
Find my courses 15 29 42 127
Turnitin submission 82 25 27 79
iClicker registration 130 19 24 41

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

Choice % #
Not easy to use 11% 24
Somewhat easy to use 44% 93
Easy to use 45% 97
Total 214

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 60% 129
Not effective 14% 29
Effective 26% 56
Total 214


About the survey participants

By school or program

School/Program # %
Arts 4 2%
Biological Sciences 16 8%
Business 23 11%
Education 7 3%
Engineering 30 15%
Humanities 15 7%
Information & Computer Sciences 20 10%
Interdisciplinary Studies 1 0%
Law 0 0%
Medicine 0 0%
Nursing Science 2 1%
Pharmaceutical Sciences 2 1%
Physical Sciences 7 3%
Public Health 6 3%
Social Ecology 36 18%
Social Sciences 36 18%

By years at UCI

Years #
< 1 year 103
1 – 2 years 49
2 – 3 years 24
3 – 4 years 18
4 – 5 years 11
5+ years 4