Discussion Forum 12
In todays world, statistics plays an exclusively vital role in the field of research. As a matter of fact, statistical data helps in the collection, analysis as well as the presentation of data (Peat, 2001). It all boils down to the question, what will the data be used? Nevertheless, this is how statistics has helped me achieve the following course objectives.
Effect of Self-Efficacy on Procrastination proposal
The proposed study will examine the relationship between students self-efficacy beliefs and procrastination behavior of high school students. Self-efficacy is defined as individuals belief about their capabilities to produce designated levels of performance that have an impact on events affecting their lives (Bellini, 2016).
Effect of Self-Efficacy on Procrastination
Participants procrastination scores were obtained by summing all the items up to produce the final composite score (6 items reverse-scored). Specifically, item 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, and 10 were reverse-scored. Low scores indicate high academic procrastination and vice versa. Table 2 below shows the participants procrastination scores per item and the total procrastination scores.
Evaluating a Doctoral Study
Qualitative research, as a technique that I used, was accurately applicable for research design. As for the purpose of the problem and research question of this paper - an analysis of the causes of preference to work for a particular company has been done. The analysis is achievable, and findings can be drawn from the demographic composition of the current workers and of those who had served in the company.