Validating instrument using Factor Analysis

In human science research, Cronbach’s alpha and factor analysis are being used widely to validate scale. Proper understanding of its concept and procedure on using them is crucial. This shall be the aim of this workshop.

  • What is scale?
  • What is latent variable?
  • Reflective vs. formative construct
  • Factoranalysis vs. principal component analysis
  • Hands-on