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Evaluation Services

A series of surveys of various aims was implemented contributing towards quality assurance and future development process for the University.

Evaluation Services

A series of surveys of various objectives was constructed and implemented to collect feedback from the University stakeholders (i.e. students, industry partners etc.) that is used towards quality assurance and future development planning for the University. The following is the list of the surveys:

Student Feedback on Unit (SFU)

Student Feedback on Unit (SFU) gathers feedback of student’s assessment and satisfaction of the delivery and structure of individual units of study in which they enrol in a given semester/term. The SFU covers assessment relating to the overall quality of the unit in regards to unit organization and assessment process.

Feedback on units are based on the following 3 items:

  • Overall, I am satisfied with this unit.
  • The assessment requirements were clear.
  • The unit is well organised.

Students are also encouraged to comment on the unit’s ‘best aspect’ and ‘needs improvement’ area.

Access to the survey is individualised to students via Canvas. Each feedback provided is confidential and anonymous. Access to the system is scheduled to being within the last one or two weeks of the semester/term and is closed before the publication of results for the associated semester/term. Click here on how you can access the survey.

Upcoming Survey Dates:

Diploma and Foundation Courses

Foundation Studies 2022 / 2023

Teaching Period Start Date End Date
Summer Term (Jan2022) 31 January 2022 20 February 2022
Semester 1 (Apr2022) 13 June 2022 24 July 2022
Winter Term (Jun2022) 25 July 2022 14 August 2022
Semester 2 (Sep2022) 7 November 2022 18 December 2022
October Intake (Oct2022) 7 November 2022 18 December 2022

Diploma Studies 2022 / 2023

Teaching Period Start Date End Date
Summer Term (Jan2022) 31 January 2022 20 February 2022
Semester 1 (Apr2022) 13 June 2022 24 July 2022
Semester 2 (Sep2022) 7 November 2022 18 December 2022

Degree Courses

Degree (Non-Engineering Programs) 2022 / 2023

Teaching Period Start Date End Date
Summer Term (Jan2022) 31 January 2022 20 February 2022
Semester 1 (Feb2022) 9 May 2022 19 June 2022
Winter Term (Jun2022) 18 July 2022 7 August 2022
Semester 2 (Sep2022) 14 November 2022 25 December 2022
October Intake (Oct2022) 14 November 2022 25 December 2022

Degree (Engineering Programs) 2022 / 2023

Teaching Period Start Date End Date
Summer Term (Jan2022) 31 January 2022 20 February 2022
Semester 1 (Feb2022) 9 May 2022 19 June 2022
Winter Term (Jun2022) 18 July 2022 7 August 2022
Semester 2 (Sep2022) 14 November 2022 25 December 2022
October Intake (Oct2022) 14 November 2022 25 December 2022

English for Academic Purpose (EAP) 2022 / 2023

Teaching Period Start Date End Date
EAP Term 1 (Jan2022) 7 March 2022 20 March 2022
EAP Term 2 (Apr2022) 13 June 2022 26 June 2022
EAP Term 3 (Jul2022) 12 September 2022 25 September 2022
EAP Term 4 (Oct2022) 5 December 2022 18 December 2022

Postgraduates Courses

Master of Business Administration (International) 2022 / 2023

Teaching Period Start Date End Date
Term 1 (Feb2022) 4 April 2022 1 May 2022
Term 2 (May2022) 20 June 2022 17 July 2022
Term 3 (Aug2022) 5 September 2022 2 October 2022
Term 4 (Oct2022) 21 November 2022 18 December 2022

Master of Human Resource Management (MHRM) 2022 /2023

Teaching Period Start Date End Date
Term 1 (Feb2022) 4 April 2022 1 May 2022
Term 2 (May2022) 20 June 2022 17 July 2022
Term 3 (Aug2022) 5 September 2022 2 October 2022
Term 4 (Oct2022) 21 November 2022 18 December 2022

Master of Arts (TESOL) 2022 / 2023

Teaching Period Start Date End Date
Term 1 (Feb2022) 2 May 2022 12 June 2022
Term 2 (Sep2022) 7 November 2022 18 December 2022

Master of Information Technology 2022 / 2023

Teaching Period Start Date End Date
Term 1 (Feb2022) 28 March 2022 17 April 2022
Term 2 (May2022) 13 June 2022 10 July 2022
Term 3 (Jul2022) 29 August 2022 18 September 2022
Term 4 (Oct2022) 14 November 2022 11 December 2022

Master of Construction Management (MCM) 2022 / 2023

Teaching Period Start Date End Date
Summer Term (Jan2022) 31 January 2022 20 February 2022
Term 1 (Feb2022) 2 May 2022 12 June 2022
Winter Term (Jun2022) 18 July 2022 7 August 2022
Term 2 (Sep2022) 7 November 2022 18 December 2022

ACCA

Teaching Period Start Date End Date
ACCA I Jan Intake (Jan2022) 25 April 2022 22 May 2022
ACCA II July Intake (Jul2022) 24 October 2022 20 November 2022

Student Feedback on Teaching (SFT)

Conducted concurrently with SFU, Student Feedback on Teaching (SFT) provides the platform for students to evaluate the lecturers/tutors in which they’ve engaged throughout a given semester/term. This evaluation provides input for teaching staff to reflect and evaluate their teaching approaches and thus enables them to identify areas that requires further improvement.

Assessment on teaching is based on the following 5 items:

  • Overall, I am satisfied with the teaching in this unit by this staff member.
  • … has a thorough knowledge of the unit.
  • … communicates information and ideas clearly and effectively.
  • … responds to questions and concerns in a helpful and timely manner.
  • … teaches in a way that provides motivation and inspiration to learn.

Students are also encouraged to comment on 'overall satisfaction on staff teaching the unit' area.

As in SFU, access to SFT is also individualized through Canvas. Access is available from one to two weeks before class ends and will be closed before results publication. Click here on how you can access the survey.

Diploma and Foundation Courses

Foundation Studies 2022 / 2023

Teaching Period Start Date End Date
Summer Term (Jan2022) 31 January 2022 20 February 2022
Semester 1 (Apr2022) 13 June 2022 24 July 2022
Winter Term (Jun2022) 25 July 2022 14 August 2022
Semester 2 (Sep2022) 7 November 2022 18 December 2022
October Intake (Oct2022) 7 November 2022 18 December 2022

Diploma Studies 2022 / 2023

Teaching Period Start Date End Date
Summer Term (Jan2022) 31 January 2022 20 February 2022
Semester 1 (Apr2022) 13 June 2022 24 July 2022
Semester 2 (Sep2022) 7 November 2022 18 December 2022

Degree Courses

Degree (Non-Engineering Programs) 2022 / 2023

Teaching Period Start Date End Date
Summer Term (Jan2022) 31 January 2022 20 February 2022
Semester 1 (Feb2022) 9 May 2022 19 June 2022
Winter Term (Jun2022) 18 July 2022 7 August 2022
Semester 2 (Sep2022) 14 November 2022 25 December 2022
October Intake (Oct2022) 14 November 2022 25 December 2022

Degree (Engineering Programs) 2022 / 2023

Teaching Period Start Date End Date
Summer Term (Jan2022) 31 January 2022 20 February 2022
Semester 1 (Feb2022) 9 May 2022 19 June 2022
Winter Term (Jun2022) 18 July 2022 7 August 2022
Semester 2 (Sep2022) 14 November 2022 25 December 2022
October Intake (Oct2022) 14 November 2022 25 December 2022

English for Academic Purpose (EAP) 2022 / 2023

Teaching Period Start Date End Date
EAP Term 1 (Jan2022) 7 March 2022 20 March 2022
EAP Term 2 (Apr2022) 13 June 2022 26 June 2022
EAP Term 3 (Jul2022) 12 September 2022 25 September 2022
EAP Term 4 (Oct2022) 5 December 2022 18 December 2022

Postgraduates Courses

Master of Business Administration (International) 2022 / 2023

Teaching Period Start Date End Date
Term 1 (Feb2022) 4 April 2022 1 May 2022
Term 2 (May2022) 20 June 2022 17 July 2022
Term 3 (Aug2022) 5 September 2022 2 October 2022
Term 4 (Oct2022) 21 November 2022 18 December 2022

Master of Human Resource Management (MHRM) 2022 /2023

Teaching Period Start Date End Date
Term 1 (Feb2022) 4 April 2022 1 May 2022
Term 2 (May2022) 20 June 2022 17 July 2022
Term 3 (Aug2022) 5 September 2022 2 October 2022
Term 4 (Oct2022) 21 November 2022 18 December 2022

Master of Arts (TESOL) 2022 / 2023

Teaching Period Start Date End Date
Term 1 (Feb2022) 2 May 2022 12 June 2022
Term 2 (Sep2022) 7 November 2022 18 December 2022

Master of Information Technology 2022 / 2023

Teaching Period Start Date End Date
Term 1 (Feb2022) 28 March 2022 17 April 2022
Term 2 (May2022) 13 June 2022 10 July 2022
Term 3 (Jul2022) 29 August 2022 18 September 2022
Term 4 (Oct2022) 14 November 2022 11 December 2022

Master of Construction Management (MCM) 2022 / 2023

Teaching Period Start Date End Date
Summer Term (Jan2022) 31 January 2022 20 February 2022
Term 1 (Feb2022) 2 May 2022 12 June 2022
Winter Term (Jun2022) 18 July 2022 7 August 2022
Term 2 (Sep2022) 7 November 2022 18 December 2022

ACCA

Teaching Period Start Date End Date
ACCA I Jan Intake (Jan2022) 25 April 2022 22 May 2022
ACCA II July Intake (Jul2022) 24 October 2022 20 November 2022

Check-In Survey

A short early warning survey specifically targeting first year student, the survey aims to collect feedback on the student satisfaction on the delivery of the unit and gain insight of whether the student can cope with studying the unit. The survey is scheduled for one week in week 4 of class commencement during the long semester (Semester 1 & Semester 2). Click here on how you can access the survey.

Upcoming Survey Dates:

Check-In Survey for Degree Studies

Teaching Period Start Date End Date
Degree Semester 1 (Feb2022) 21 March 2022 27 March 2022
Degree Semester 2 (Sep 2022) 26 September 2022 2 October 2022

Check-In Survey for Diploma & Foundation Studies

Teaching Period Start Date End Date
Diploma/Foundation Semester 1 (Apr2022) 2 May 2022 8 May 2022
Diploma/Foundation Semester 2 (Sep2022) 26 September 2022 2 October 2022

Ministry of Education (MOE) Sistem Kajian Pengesanan Graduan

Also referred to as MOE Tracer Study, this is an annual compulsory survey on graduates which aims to get the perceptions and opinions of every graduating student from all the institutions of higher learning in the country on their experiences studying in university.

The link to the online survey is made available to graduates together with the Swinburne Graduate Survey. The link is included in the graduation pack.

Upcoming Survey Dates:

Survey Period Start Date End Date
MOE Sistem Kajian Pengesanan Graduan 2022 *TBD *TBD

Swinburne Sarawak Graduate Survey

SGS is an annual survey conducted to collect feedback from the University graduates regarding their experience studying in the University up to the day of their graduation. The survey also collects current employment status of the graduates.

Upcoming Survey Dates:

Survey Period Start Date End Date
Swinburne Sarawak Graduate Survey 2022 *TBD *TBD

Student Experience Survey (SES)

Student Experience Survey is a new survey to measure how university are doing across different areas and to get suggestions from students on how we can improve. The core of SES focuses on five components of the student experience:

  • Skills Development
  • Learner Engagement
  • Quality Teaching
  • Student Support
  • Learning Resources

The survey was first conducted in year 2017 and is held once a year during Semester 2 since then. Click here on how you can access the survey.

Upcoming Survey Dates:

Survey Period Start Date End Date
Student Experience Survey 2022 12 September 2022 9 October 2022