The use of the self-monitoring technique in writing among Polytechnic students/Maxwell March Joseph

Joseph, Maxwell March (2012) The use of the self-monitoring technique in writing among Polytechnic students/Maxwell March Joseph. Masters thesis, Universiti Teknologi MARA Cawangan Sarawak, Kampus Samarahan.

Abstract

This study aims to investigate the effectiveness of the self-monitoring technique in writing among students. Diploma students (N=100) from the Mechanical Engineering Department, Kuching Polytechnic Sarawak were selected for this study. The experimental design was deployed for this study whereby students were divided into the treatment group (Group 1) and the controlled group (Group 2). Descriptive statistics, t-test and AVONA were used to tabulate the data obtained from the study. A questionnaire survey was also carried out to elicit students' responses toward the self-monitoring technique. The survey revealed that majority of students (78%) ad positive attitude towards the self-monitoring technique. The data analysis showed that there was a moderate significant of difference between the scores obtained by Group 1 and Group 2 on the effectiveness of the self-monitoring writing technique.

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Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
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CreatorsEmail / ID. Num
Joseph, Maxwell March2007412916
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HA Statistics > Theory and method of social science statistics > Surveys. Sampling. Statistical survey methodology
L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > Learning ability
L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > Higher Education
Divisions: Universiti Teknologi MARA, Sarawak > Kota Samarahan II Campus
Programme: Master of Education
Item ID: 36766
Uncontrolled Keywords: Self-monitoring technique, Writing, Kuching Polytechnic Sarawak, Mechanical Engineering
URI: http://ir.uitm.edu.my/id/eprint/36766

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