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Table 1 List of variables

From: Struggling with strugglers: using data from selection tools for early identification of medical students at risk of failure

Predictor VariablesDescription
UMATMean score across all three UMAT sections
ATAR (or equivalent)Measure of prior academic achievement, either from secondary school (ATAR) or from attendance at a previous university program (GPA)
InterviewTotal score of their UNSW admission interview
Outcome variable
 Struggling StatusWhether the student had failed in any of the major course assessment (described below) whilst still completing the UNSW medicine program.