Factors that influence truancy among secondary school students in Melaka Tengah / Mohamad Shafie Suleiman and Mohamad Shahril Fiqry Roslan

Suleiman, Mohamad Shafie and Roslan, Mohamad Shahril Fiqry (2013) Factors that influence truancy among secondary school students in Melaka Tengah / Mohamad Shafie Suleiman and Mohamad Shahril Fiqry Roslan. Student Project. Faculty of Administrative Science and Policy Studies, Bandaraya Melaka, Melaka. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

This study examines the factor that influences truancy among secondary students in Melaka Tengah. Reviews of the literature show that there are few factors that influenced the truancy among secondary students itself. Studies done by other researchers were used as guidelines to determine what factors that can be tested in this study, and the factors are family matters, school management, and also peer pressure. A questionnaire survey was distributed to 338 respondent among young people aged from 13years old to 16 years old. A total of 338 valid responses were obtained. Data analysis shows that significant relationship exists between three factors toward truancy among secondary students in Melaka Tengah. School management emerged as the most influential factor that influences truancy among secondary students in Melaka Tengah.

Item Type: Monograph (Student Project)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Truancy; Secondary students; School management
Subjects: L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > School administration and organization > School management and discipline
L Education > LC Special aspects of education > Social aspects of education > Educational sociology > School social environment
Divisions: Universiti Teknologi MARA, Melaka > Bandaraya Melaka Campus > Faculty of Administrative Science and Policy Studies
Depositing User: Staf Pendigitan 3
Date Deposited: 13 Oct 2016 02:49
Last Modified: 13 Oct 2016 02:49
URI: http://ir.uitm.edu.my/id/eprint/14960

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