RELIABILITY OF COMPONENTS By N., Sam M.S. - 0 Median reliability of various items or subtests offered within a test. See also: item-to-item reliability. RELIABILITY OF COMPONENTS: "Reliability of components is important to determining overall reliability." Related Psychology Terms Comparison of Assessment Tools Using the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale: A Case Study on Grief SCHOLASTIC APTITUDE TESTS APRAXIA (literally, “inability to act or do”) ACHIEVEMENT TESTS READINESS TESTS Diagnosis and Treatment Planning MUSIC TESTS ATTITUDE SCALES Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "RELIABILITY OF COMPONENTS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/reliability-of-components/ (accessed November 27, 2021).