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Groenkloof Research Commons: Survey tools

Research Commons Groenloof

Different data collection designs

Data for studies can be collected in a variety of ways. There are different designs within the quantitative and qualitative research methodologies. 

NB: Make sure your chosen design is best suited to the interests of your study and you understand the benefits and flaws of the design. 


1) We focus on interactive, mobile and offline surveys, which is useful for students doing research on-the-go
2) Students can get a free subscription for our Professional Plan by simply dropping us an email at

Survey Monkey

How SurveyMonkey works

Gather opinions and transform them into People Powered Data™.

  1. Easily create surveys, quizzes, and polls for any audience.
  2. Gather feedback via weblink, email, mobile chat, social media, and more.
  3. Automatically analyze your results and get powerful analysis features.
  4. Export your results or integrate your data with your favorite apps.
  5. Use your insights to make better, data-driven decisions.


Google Forms

The following templates should be available through your email account.