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Tell us about your digital life!

Dear Participant, you are invited to participate in the research project described below.

What is the project about?

This project aims to explore students’ current experiences with their digital learning environment, and with digital learning and teaching at the University of Adelaide.

Who is undertaking the project?

This project is being conducted by Professor Philippa Levy, Mr Travis Cox, Ms Colleen Ortega, and Mr Mark Wittervan from the Office of the Division of Academic and Student Engagement at the University of Adelaide.

Why am I being invited to participate?

You are invited to share feedback because you are a current student at the University of Adelaide. Whether you participate in this research has no impact on your grades or relationship with the University.

What will I be asked to do?

If you consent to participating, you will be asked to complete an online survey. The survey will ask you about your digital learning experiences. Responses will remain anonymous.

How much time will the project take?

The survey will take approximately 10 minutes to complete. No follow-up sessions will be required. Participants will not be reimbursed (see Terms and Conditions).

Are there any risks associated with participating in this project?

There are no foreseeable risks associated with participation in this survey.

What are the benefits of the research project?

The research seeks to enhance and facilitate future educational change focussed on improved student digital learning experiences. You will not receive direct benefits from completing this survey.

Can I withdraw from the project?

Participation in this project is completely voluntary. If you agree to participate, you can withdraw from the study until you submit the survey. Non-participation will not affect your ongoing relationship with the University.

What will happen to my information?

The information collected will be used in the project named above and the data collected may be used for papers to relevant University committees; conference presentations; scholarly journal articles; and future research projects. All responses will remain confidential and you will not be identifiable in any publications because the survey is anonymous. The results will not be available to participants, instead they will form part of the overall survey results. All data relating to the survey will be kept for 5 years in line with University Policy and will be kept electronically on the university server.

Who do I contact if I have questions about the project?

If you have any questions about the project, please feel free to contact the researchers:

What if I have a complaint or any concerns?

The study has been approved by the Human Research Ethics Committee at the University of Adelaide (approval number H-2018-076). If you have questions or problems associated with the practical aspects of your participation in the project, or wish to raise a concern or complaint about the project, then you should consult the Principal Investigator.

If you wish to speak with an independent person regarding a concern or complaint, the University’s policy on research involving human participants, or your rights as a participant, please contact the Human Research Ethics Committee’s Secretariat on:

  • Phone: +61 8 8313 6028
  • Email:
  • Level 4, Rundle Mall Plaza, 50 Rundle Mall, ADELAIDE SA 5000

If I want to participate, what do I do?

The online survey is currently closed.

Currently closed

2018 Prize Winners

The Learning Enhancement and Innovation team is pleased to announce the 3 lucky Prize Winners who participated in the 2018 Digital Experience Survey at the University of Adelaide.

  1. Jenna-Lee Wyatt
  2. Max Lanning
  3. Emily Downing

Thank you to everyone for sharing your input.

Yours sincerely,

Professor Philippa Levy, Pro Vice-Chancellor (Student Learning), Office of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Academic)

Mr Travis Cox, Director Learning Enhancement and Innovation, Office of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Academic)

Learning Enhancement and Innovation

North Terrace Campus

Contact: LEI Contacts
Phone: +61 8 8313 3000