Facilitator: : Dr Nolunkcwe Bomela holds a PhD in Sociology, specializing in Social Demography. She was Director of Research Management at Nelson Mandela University until retirement in 2017. Her current research focus areas are maternal mortality, child malnutrition and aging. She has published in several journals and serves as peer reviewer for international journals. She has also successfully supervised several Honours, Masters and PhD students.


Target Group: Honours students in the HSS disciplines.


Background: The aim of the workshop is to provide participants with thorough grounding in questionnaire development.


The following topics will be covered:

  • Importance of questionnaire design in sound data collection
  • Identify measurement objectives
  • Drafting a questionnaire
  • Testing a questionnaire
  • Formatting a questionnaire


  • Understand and apply principles of questionnaire design.
  • Maximise the impact, engagement and worth of questionnaires.

This workshop is funded by the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) through the University Capacity Development Grant (UCDG)


Related Information

10 May 2023


Online via MS Teams

Registration for this workshop is closed.

Please note: Only 20 participants can be accommodated at this workshop


Enquiries: Jolindon Petersen