|Sample Interview or Focus Group Questions
Interview or focus group questions will most likely be more open-ended than the survey questions. The purpose here is to get the participants to give you lots of specific information. It will take more time to gather this kind of information. It also will take longer to analyze it.
Essentially, you can use any of the items from the survey format. Just re-word them into open-ended questions (questions which require more than a yes/no answer). For example:
Other questions might be:
The key here is to get the participants to talk. You want to elicit as much information as possible so you can take care of any issues or fix any problems which may prevent your audience from getting the most out of your product.
Maricopa Community Colleges
URL: http://www.mcli.dist.maricopa.edu/authoring/studio/ guidebook/questions.html