A study on students' mindsets towards learning


Culture and Society

Description of research project

The purpose of this study is to see how students' mindsets towards their own learning differ across different schooling types. This study uses an anonymous survey to assess this, so no identifiable information will be needed. All questions are on a agree/disagree scale. The survey will take about 10 minutes to complete, and all participants will have the opportunity at the end of the survey to go into the draw to win 1 of 8 $50 prezzy cards.

Inclusion and/or exclusion criteria

Participants must be 16-18 years old, and have done any type of schooling for at least the past two years.

Statement of ethics approval

Approved by the Auckland University of Technology Ethics Committee on 2024-05-15 for 3 years.

AUTEC approval number


Contact person

Isabel Howard, xfw0397@autuni.ac.nz

Participant information sheet

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