Self Report

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  • Created by: Jodie
  • Created on: 09-01-12 21:18

Self report consists of; Interviews, Questionnaires and Surveys.

Questionnaires

A set of questions, pre-made and handed out to a sample. (Intended to find out how people think and feel).
Advantage: This is a quick way to collect data.
Disadvantage: People may lie, to make themselves look better (Social Desirability).

Ethics
Confedentiality
Protection of participants - No under 16's 
                                        - Avoid sensitive/upsetting questions 
Deception
Debriefing - May be hard to debrief.

Surveys

Usually consists of highly…

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