Career choice:The relationship between personality, state anxiety and the career decidedness among Swedish upper secondary school students
Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor)Student thesisAlternative title
Karriärval : Gymnasieelevers beslutsamhet i relation till personlighet och oro/Career choice:The relationship between personality, state anxiety and the career decidedness among Swedish upper secondary school students (English)
The main purpose of this study was to inquire into personality and the state anxiety in relation to career decidedness scale among students in upper secondary school. The participants were 124 students in three grades and respectively non vocationally oriented classes. The participants were asked to grade themselves on a scale in relation to the statements regarding, state of decidedness for career choice, personality (NEO FFI, Costa & McCrae, 1985. Sweden, Gerontologic Center) and anxiety (AnTI, Wells, 1994). The results showed no significant relationship between personality and state of anxiety that could be connected to the decidedness for career choice. Ecologic validity is brought up in the discussion part.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2008. , 17 p.
decidedness, career decidedness, personality, anxiety, anxious worry
Other Social Sciences not elsewhere specified
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:bth-1165Local ID: oai:bth.se:arkivexDAE83FE5BDB143A8C1257471006040B3OAI: oai:DiVA.org:bth-1165DiVA: diva2:828326
UppsokSocial and Behavioural Science, Law
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