A Study on Reading Habit and Attitude among Malaysian Students

800 Words4 Pages
1.0 Introduction 1.1 Background of Study Reading good material will lead the students to be a good attitude and inspire positive reading experience. Now days, mostly students spend their leisure time not only reading the magazine but more to playing video game and social network. This phenomenon will bring the researcher attempting to study in college and university in Malaysia which more to focus in Kolej Poly-Tech Mara. 1.2 Problem Statement . 1.2.1 Poor Reading Habit The fact from National Literacy Survey, in 1982 an average that Malaysian reading habit are two pages and continue with two books a year in 1996. It show reading is not one of habit for student in daily life which it related their attitude and interest. 1.2.2 Leisure Time Malaysian students read very little and prefer spending as much as 3-5 hours per week. Electronic media development influencing the students spend more time for watching television and playing video game rather than reading. 1.2.3 Language preferences Besides that, mostly student interest to read based on their language preferences such as if the Malay student expert in Malay communication, possibilities their only read the Malay language only. 1.3 Research Objective 1.3.1 To determine the reading habit of the KPTM, Kuala Lumpur in terms of types of reading material they read. 1.3.2 To determine the reading habit of the KPTM, Kuala Lumpur in terms of time spend on reading. 1.3.3 To determine the reading habit of the KPTM, Kuala Lumpur in terms of activities during their leisure time. 1.4 Research Questions 1.4.1 What are the type of reading material they read? 1.4.2 How much their spending time on reading? 1.4.3 What are the activities during their lei... ... middle of paper ... ...ed as they are different course. 3.2.2 Internet In order to obtain the information regarding company background, business activities, products and others, internet sources will be used. PROJECT PLAN PLAN DATE PLANNED DATE FINISHED Get the assignment research 19/11/2013 Research the title 20/11/2013 20/11/2013 Design research 23/11/2013 28/11/2013 Find data and information 28/11/2013 2/12/2013 Design question 4/12/2013 6/12/2013 Pass and collect the question 12/12/2013 12/12/2013 Write analysis 13/12/2013 14/12/2013 Write report 15/12/2013 17/12/2013 Submit report 19/12/2013 19/12/2013 CONCLUSION This study was conducted in attempt to enhance our understanding about reading habits & attitudes which more focusing students in Malaysia at Kolej Poly-Tech MARA. REFFERENCES

More about A Study on Reading Habit and Attitude among Malaysian Students

Open Document