Making Information Meaningful

Case studies

Student at ATM

Universities Australia student finances survey

The Universities Australia Student Finances Survey was used to identify student financial matters affecting tertiary study. The survey also gathered detailed personal income and expense data from international and domestic, postgraduate and undergraduate university students enrolled in all universities in Australia

ASR conducted cognitive testing groups among tertiary […]

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International Students

Universities Australia International Student Survey

ASR was selected to conduct a paper and web survey of 30,000 overseas students selected across all publically-funded tertiary institutions in Australia […]

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Uni Student

Universities Australia

As of 31 March 2010 there were 432,000 onshore international students in Australia. These students provide an export income to Australia in the vicinity of $18b per year.

The data used to estimate the current international student expenditure is based on a survey that has not been […]

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Deakin University

Deakin University commissioned Australian Survey Research (ASR) to conduct a survey of students who enrolled mid-year (trimester 2) at Deakin University in 2012. The aim of the study was to understand the reasons why students chose to enrol at Deakin and why they chose mid-year entry […]

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Student residential life

Campus Living Villages

In the same way it would conduct an employee survey, ASR collects data for, analyses and reports on student resident satisfaction at CLV’s 22 resident villages throughout Australia. CLV runs university student residential halls and tracks resident satisfaction with services and facilities twice yearly. An overall report […]

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Middle Years Children

Dept of Education & Early Childhood Development SA (DEECD)

Middle Years Development Instrument (MDI) Pilot Survey

The Department identified a need to develop a web based service to enable it to administer a pilot Middle Years Development Instrument (MDI) survey for 8,000 children across selected government and non-government schools in South Australia and […]

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Teachers

Dept of Education & Early Childhood Development VIC (DEECD)

In 2012 ASR hosted an employee survey in Victorian schools covering 60,000 teachers and non-teaching staff. We used the Department’s edumail-supplied contact details to create and invitational survey of teachers plus ran an anonymous survey for non-teaching staff.

DEECD had also commissioned ASR […]

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Work Cover NSW

WorkCover NSW

ASR was engaged to conduct stakeholder research among employers and health & safety representatives on their recent dealings with WorkCover NSW, as well as issues in meeting compliance. The project also included program evaluation of several WorkCover NSW initiatives. Project initiation commenced in February 2013 and final report […]

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Lecture Group

Australian Skills Quality Authority

The stakeholder survey is part of ASQA’s ongoing commitment within its service charter to seek views on how it regulates registered training organisations (RTOs). The results are used to measure customer satisfaction as part of ASQA’s operational and strategic plans. Organisations interacting with ASQA for a […]

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Human Services

Child protection audit

We conducted an audit of 40 Community Service Organisations. This included input from the Department of Human Services as part of Victoria’s child protection system. This information was used for the development of reform initiatives for child protection.

ASR assisted with the development of the data collection […]

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