$20.00 Psy 525 Construct Development, Scale Creation, and Process Analysis AssignmentFound in Psychology: General-Psychology
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Development, Scale Creation, and Process Analysis Assignment
Part I: Construct
Development and Scale Creation
Choose a psychological construct you
would like to measure.
Create an operational definition of your construct
using at least three peer-reviewed journal articles as references.
Select and list five items used to sample the
Select the method of scaling (nominal, ordinal,
etc.) appropriate for the domain. Justify why you selected the scaling method
Format the items into an instrument with which you
would query respondents. Justify whether this is an interview or self-report
Part II: Analysis and
Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word analysis of how you developed
Describe how you would norm this instrument and which
reliability measures you would use. Answer the following questions:
- · How many people would
you give it to?
- · What characteristics
would your respondents have?
- · To whom would the
instrument be generalized?
Describe how you would establish validity, the
methods you used for item selection, and how item selection will be evaluated.
Label your word processing file using your first initial, a
space, and your last name (e.g., my word processing file would be labeled: A
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