Dark Triad Scale

Report Author: Dr Gary Clifford Townsend based on the self-report questionnaire developed by Daniel Jones and Delroy Paulus (2011)
Purpose: To measure Machiavellianism, psychopathy, and narcissism – the three closely related, yet independent, personality traits known as the Dark Triad
Ages: 18 and older
Reading level:  Grade 11 (NQF level 2)
Administration: Self-report
Administration Time: 10-15 minutes (27 items)
Qualification Level: Level C
Formats: Online (administration and scoring)