ERIC Number: ED178363
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
Techniques Used to Analyze a General Education Program in the Natural Sciences, II: A Preliminary Examination of the Scientific Method and Other Factors as Related to Success in Introductory Science Sequences.
Pridmore, Brooke M.; Halyard, Rebecca A.
Reported is a study to investigate the performance of students enrolled in a general education program in the natural sciences. Part of the purpose of the study was to investigate a locally-developed evaluation instrument, SMAT. The SMAT is designed to examine a student's concept of the scientific method. Data are reported relative to factors significant to predicting the student's instrument score, course grade, and college grade point average. (PB)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Clayton Junior Coll., Morrow, GA.
Note: Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Georgia Educational Research Association (3rd, Athens, GA, November 9, 1979); For related document, see SE 029 373