Ask them what their feelings and thoughts would be. The above table showed that test score and age have negative correlation. The next one is income level of parent supporting their children. Data were collected by self-reported questionnaire on a sample using cluster sampling technique based on the different faculty of studies in the university. Discussions Results of the study showed that the students did not possess a favorable study habits and attitudes. The low performance of students in licensure examinations has important ramifications to educators, schools and the educational system in general. Most schools are considerably up-to-date with the latest developments and studies on the child, while parents usually do not have an easy access to this information.
To identify various study skills used by the learners and to ascertain which study skill is related to academic achievement Study habits Study skills Academic achievement High and low achievers Normative Survey Modified version of Scale for Study Habits and Attitudes Ansari, 1983 The findings indicate significant relationship of time-management skills, reading, note-taking skills with academic achievement. Educational attainment is the highest level of schooling each student attended and successfully completed. Study Habits and Attitudes: The Road to Academic Success. In line with this, many children who came to school for the first time where not yet ready for learning experiences because their home backgrounds where not attuned to the demands of life in the school. Many researchers conducted detailed studies about the factors contributing student performance at different study levels. New Horizons in Education, Vol.
The above table showed that 29% graduate students of Islamia University of Bahawalpur Rahim Yar Khan Campus done their forming schooling from English medium schools and 71% from Urdu medium schools. Study habits and academic achievement in core subjects among junior secondary school students in Ondo State, Nigeria. Influence of study habits, self-concept on academic achievement of boys and girls. Study Habits Inventory by Patel 1976. The difference in the study habits are attributed to the facts that students do not know how to study and those that manage to study do not adopt effective study methods.
In terms of study attitudes, the Nursing, Civil Engineering and the Geodetic Engineering graduates recorded the highest mean scores. As reflected in the table, the respondents score in the 50-60 th percentile on Study Habits which means they scored at average level. Mutsotso and Abenga 2010 also propose a paradigm shift in study methods and suggest strategies for both lecturers and the students in universities towards improved learning and performance. National foundation for educational research. The respondents were 1484 students from a local university 1102 females and 382 males. Evaluation of Study Skills and Habits of Medical Students. Hence, it is imperative and desirable that a probe into the pattern of study habits and attitudes of students be made.
So the students belonging from higher social economical backgrounds will perform better than other students associated with low social economic backgrounds. Open Science Repository Education, Online open-access , e70081928. The overall mean performance rating is quite low 75. Chicago Mendezabal, Marie Jean N. These statistics were based on the results of licensure examinations for 45 groups of professionals.
Another research found discrepancy between the study attitudes of high and low-achieving students. Offering rewards When it comes to motivational strategies that can help students maintain better behavior, offering rewards is a useful tool. This connotes that graduates who have favorable study habits will likely pass the licensure examination. Findings of the study revealed significant relationship of reading and note taking habit, habits of concentration, and preparation for examination with academic achievement. The effect of curriculum for developing efficient studying skills on academic achievements and studying skills of learners. Specifically, the self-system determines whether an individual will engage in or disengage in a given task Marzano, 1998. Like several previous authors, we find that.
For instance, as compared to low achievers, the high achievers more often say that their teachers are competent, impartial, and interested in their duties Sarwar, M. Likewise, correlation between self-concept and academic achievement were positive and highly significant. Results of the study indicate significant relationship of time-management skills, reading and note-taking skills with academic achievement. A study on the development of strategic tools in study orientation skills towards achieving academic excellence. Study habits meta-analysis, Perspectives on Psychological Science in Press, Vol.
In studies comparing the study habits and attitudes of high and low-achieving students, data indicated that high achievers have better study habits and attitudes than the low achievers Hassanbeigi et al. Pakistan Journal of Psychological Research, Vol. Teachers can accomplish amazing feats when the appropriate strategies are implemented to improve the behavior in the classroom. The correlation strength among test score and study hour is positive and greater than the age and income factor. The coefficients of Female Gender show that test score will decrease by -0.
However, it is also observed that many of the researchers are not agree with this view point or statement. Questionnaire Results showed weakness in study habits and study skill and deficit in planning and time management, concentration and note taking skill. However, it is not sufficient to conclude that those who have effective study habits and attitudes have higher ratings in the licensure exam. This statistics were based on the results of licensure examinations for 45 groups of professionals. A simple example for training customer service might be to ask them what feelings and thoughts produce a smile? According to him, students motivate themselves and plan courses of actions designed to realize valued future.