Statistics anxiety fluctuates over a semester and decreases with experience

Chew, Kia Hong, and Dillon, Denise B. (2012) Statistics anxiety fluctuates over a semester and decreases with experience. In: Proceedings of 24th Annual Convention. From: Association for Psychological Science 24th Annual Convention, May 24-27 2012, Chicago, Illinois, USA. (Unpublished)

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The study explored the fluctuations of statistics anxiety over four time periods during a semester. Participants were 37 students enrolled in statistics modules. Results revealed significant reductions in anxiety for students who had completed at least one statistics course before. This underscores the need for control groups in future research.

Item ID: 22069
Item Type: Conference Item (Poster)
Keywords: statistics anxiety, personality, emotion
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Date Deposited: 20 Jan 2013 22:54
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