ERIC Number: EJ699125
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Jan-1
Reference Count: 43
Evidence of Score Reliability and Validity of the Statistical Anxiety Rating Scale among Technikon Students in South Africa
Mji, A.; Onwuegbuzie, Anthony J.
Measurement and Evaluation in Counseling and Development, v36 n4 p238 Jan 2004
R. J. Cruise and E. M. Wilkins's (1980) Statistical Anxiety Rating Scale (STARS), which measures levels of statistics anxiety, was administered to 169 technikon students (70.9% women) in the Eastern Cape of South Africa. Evidence of score reliability and validity was provided, suggesting that the STARS can be used with this population.
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Test Validity, Rating Scales, Measurement Techniques, College Students, Anxiety, Scores, Test Reliability, Statistics, Higher Education, Psychometrics
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Postsecondary Education
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Africa; South Africa