Web Publishing Persona Survey

In order to provide better experience designer needs to understand end users, their similarities and diversities.

To do that we make a research with the help of survey or interviews and summarize the results with the help of personas.

Please contribute to the class by filling out the following form:

General Information:
Select your country:*
Gender:*
Age:*
Previous Occupation :*
Previous Education :*
Professional interests
How and why did you start studying design?*
What design field do you study? *
For how long have you been studying design?*
Where do you see yourself in 5 years (as professional)?*
Studies in Florence
Why have you chosen Florence, Italy and not any other country/city?*
Did you consider other locations around the world? *
What have helped you to make the decision where to study? *
What is more important for you: design studies or your experience of living in Florence? *
When traveling, do you rely on an agency or organize the trip by yourself? *
If you would be able to live in Florence without doing any studies, would you still choose to study design? *
What would you prefer a multi-cultural environment or a full-immersion in Italian culture? *
What was the biggest difficulty in getting to study in Florence? *
What is the biggest challenge in your study abroad experience? *
Goals
What is the goal of your studies?*
How do you define progress or success in your studies?*
How do you measure progress or success?*
What skills are required to be a scucessful designer?*
Attitudes and Motivations
List top 5 of your interests:*
What are the most enjoyable aspects of your studies?*
What is your motivation to succeed in the studies?*
What is the most enjoyable parts of your life experience in Florence? *
Online Behavior
How do you usually find information online?
Which of the below Social Networks do you frequently use:
How often do you use social networks? *
What type of content is more convincing: images and videos or textual description?*
Do you rely on online reviews of products/services? *
Would you rely more on a suggestion of your friend or on your own online research? *
Would you prefer a website with lots of features to choose from, but slightly complex layout or simple layout with limited number of features? *
Which device do you use most to surf the web: *
What is your favorite browser?*
If there would be a mobile application with the same information as on the school’s website, would you prefer installing it or you’d rather continue using the website?