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ERIC Number: EJ1078364
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2015-Aug-23
Pages: 12
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 100
ISSN: EISSN-1990-3839
Investigating Lifelong Learning Dispositions of Students Studying English Language and Literature in Terms of Different Variables
Elaldi, Senel
Educational Research and Reviews, v10 n16 p2340-2351 Aug 2015
This study aims to determine lifelong learning dispositions of English Language and Literature students in terms of gender, grade levels, and age variables. Descriptive research design was used. The study group consisted of 402 students studying English Language and Literature at Cumhuriyet University in Sivas, Turkey. Research data were collected with "Lifelong Learning Tendency Scale" developed by Coskun (2009). Data were analyzed using frequencies, percentages, arithmetic mean, standard deviation, independent sample t-test, One-Way ANOVA and Tukey test. The results revealed that students studying English Language and Literature had high level of lifelong learning dispositions. While no significant differences were observed in terms of gender variable, there were significant differences in terms of grade levels in favor of 4th grade and age variable in favor of the age range between 20-22.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Turkey