Table 1

Correlation associations between five Conscientiousness facets and selected academic indicators (performance in patient management and general pathology courses)

FacetYear 2 GPAPatient ManagementGeneral Pathology
Competence0.345**0.149*0.405**
N(96)(190)(96)
Order0.180*0.202*
N(96)(96)
Dutifulness0.215**
N(190)
Achievement-striving0.230**0.258**
N(190)(96)
Self-discipline0.203**
N(190)
  • * Significant at 0.05 level (2-tailed);

  • ** significant at 0.01 level (2-tailed)

  • Note: Only significant associations are shown.