Variable Details:

Source:

Vancouver, Jeffrey B. (2006), "When Self-Efficacy Negatively Relates to Motivation and Performance in a Learning Context", Journal of Applied Psychology, 91, 1146-1153.
[Endnote]


Variable



Definition:

  • One’s belief in his or her capacity to perform.


Item(s):

  • Anticipated letter grade if you were to take the exam immediately:
  • A+
  • A
  • A-
  • B+
  • B
  • B-
  • C+
  • C
  • C-
  • D+
  • D
  • D-
  • F


Citations:

  • Gist, M.E (1992), "Self-Efficacy: A theoretical analysis of its determinants and malleability", Academy of Management Review, 17, 183-211. [Endnote]
  • Bandura, A (1986), "Social Foundations of thought and action".