From: Predicting academic outcomes in an Australian graduate entry medical programme
WAM overall (N=219) | WAM bridging (N=421) | WAM year 3 (N=414) | WAM year 4 (N=344) | WAM year 5 (N=276) | WAM year 6 (N=219) | ||
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Age (yr) | Beta | −0.186 | −0.147 | −0.118 | −0.163 | −0.266 | −0.136 |
P value | 0.003 | 0.001 | 0.007 | 0.001 | <0.001 | 0.047 | |
Sex (F=0/M=1) | Beta | −0.078 | −0.155 | ||||
P value | 0.080 | 0.005 | |||||
GPA at entry | Beta | 0.369 | 0.347 | 0.354 | 0.303 | 0.159 | 0.155 |
P value | <0.001 | <0.001 | <0.001 | <0.001 | 0.004 | 0.022 | |
Interview score | Beta | 0.159 | 0.092 | 0.109 | 0.168 | ||
P value | 0.007 | 0.069 | 0.043 | 0.011 | |||
Health/Allied health background | Beta | 0.272 | 0.168 | 0.194 | 0.278 | 0.272 | 0.267 |
P value | <0.001 | <0.001 | <0.001 | <0.001 | <0.001 | <0.001 | |
Humanities/Law/Business/Commerce background | Beta | −0.170 | −0.127 | −0.111 | −0.118 | ||
P value | 0.006 | 0.003 | 0.046 | 0.081 | |||
Physical sciences background | Beta | ||||||
P value | |||||||
Rural entry | Beta | 0.104 | 0.148 | 0.113 | |||
P value | 0.092 | 0.005 | 0.090 | ||||
IRSAD decile (0=1-8, 1=9-10) | Beta | 0.122 | 0.107 | 0.134 | 0.091 | ||
P value | 0.042 | 0.010 | 0.002 | 0.068 | |||
GAMSAT score | Beta | 0.348 | 0.286 | 0.246 | 0.203 | 0.283 | 0.157 |
P value | <0.001 | <0.001 | <0.001 | <0.001 | <0.001 | 0.019 | |
R ^{2} | 31.0% | 30.3% | 25.4% | 20.1% | 26.2% | 14.8% |