What a good question, and something that many are looking at. For medicine, it would seem that it is more a combination of achievement rather than a single subject that is the best predictor - for undergraduate entry it would be, what we call in Australia, the ATAR score which is calculated on overall results. For graduate entry students the best predictor appears to be the GPA for the undergraduate degree. There is much research going on to better identify this and both colleagues at Monash and Flinders Universities are involved in a consortium seeking to
There is much research going on to better identify this and both colleagues at Monash and Flinders Universities are involved in a consortium seeking to answer this question. The next conference related to this is in Melbourne in April:
In general mathematics is a much better predictor then the other two of just about everything--college grades, graduate schools of all types including law, and the liberal arts. Also, future income and other non strictly academic variables.
Resumo: Este trabalho visou avaliar como procede a Educação Ambiental (EA) nas Escolas de segundo grau da região de Nova Xavantina – MT. A pesquisa foi realizada com 50 professores, dentre as áreas de química, biologia, matemática e física. Os professores responderam aos questionários nos quais argumentaram como se encontram suas propostas para a r...