A study of generic skills competencies among trainee teachers of Institut Perguruan Kampus Tengku Ampuan Afzan, Kuala Lipis, Pahang / Nurulafizan Salleh

Salleh, Nurulafizan (2014) A study of generic skills competencies among trainee teachers of Institut Perguruan Kampus Tengku Ampuan Afzan, Kuala Lipis, Pahang / Nurulafizan Salleh. Masters thesis, Universiti Teknologi MARA.

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Abstract

This paper discusses the generic skills competencies acquired by trainee teachers in general and it further explores the relationship with academic achievement, differences between gender, race or ethnicity group and program offered. A sample of 150 trainee teachers from Institut Perguruan Kampus Tengku Ampuan Afzan, Kuala Lipis, Pahang was surveyed using an inventory of 60 items. Descriptive and inferential statistics such as frequency analysis and Pearson's Product Moment Correlation analysis were employed in analyzing the data. The study found that the trainee teachers generally tend to respond positively to most of the components in prescribed generic skills but there is no relationship with their academic achievement.Male trainee teachers demonstrated higher possessed of generic skills compared to female trainee teachers. There is also significance different between Malay and Chinese ethnic group. Nevertheless, program that offered has no significant different with generic skills. The research has brought meaningful implications for trainee teachers, undergraduate students, educators, institute of higher learning, employer,and policy makers. Keywords: Employability; gender differences, generic skills,trainee teachers

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
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Salleh, NurulafizanUNSPECIFIED
Subjects: L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > Performance. Competence. Academic achievement > Malaysia
L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > Education and training of teachers and administrators > Teacher training in universities and colleges
L Education > LC Special aspects of education > Competency-based education > Malaysia
Divisions: Faculty of Education
Item ID: 14605
Uncontrolled Keywords: Employability; Gender differences; Generic skills; Trainee teachers
Last Modified: 24 Aug 2016 08:22
Depositing User: Staf Pendigitalan 6
URI: http://ir.uitm.edu.my/id/eprint/14605

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