{[ promptMessage ]}

Bookmark it

{[ promptMessage ]}

HLTH 2001 Assignment 3 .docx

HLTH 2001 Assignment 3 .docx - HLTH 2001 Health Research...

Info icon This preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
HLTH 2001: Health Research Methods & Skills November 2017 Rebecca Mackinnon 101034819 HLTH 2001 HLTH 2001 Assignment 3: Critique of a Health Questionnaire 1. Problem: Sensitive topic. Not everyone is comfortable talking about the health of themselves or their family members having serious illnesses such as heart disease or cancer. Solution: Move the question to near the bottom of the survey where the respondent has had the opportunity to gain your trust in the question being asked. Also add a statement at the end of the question of ( Please remember that all information in this survey will be reported anonymously) so they understand their privacy is being protected. 2. Problem: Leading questions. The sentence of “many people participate in exercise to maintain and improve their level of fitness” prompts the respondent to respond to the question in a manner which is socially appealing. Even if they do not participate in exercise they do not want to appear to be unfit or to not care about their level of health. Solution Remove the beginning statement. Ask the question “Do you participate in daily
Image of page 1

Info icon This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern