Research Papers/Topics in Arts and Social Sciences Education

The Effect of Covid-19 Pandemic on the Operation of Private Schools: Kamukuzi Division, Mbarara City

ABSTRACTThe occurrence of COVID-19 pandemic in Uganda in March 2020 left education in a worrying situation due to the lockdown imposed by the government on all education institutions from nursery to higher institutions. Although both public and private education institutions were closed to limit the spread of covid-19 pandemic, the pandemic greatly affected the private institutions which were largely depending on the learners as their main source of income. The purpose of this study was to e...

ALCOHOL ABUSE

The study investigated impact of alcohol intake on students’ academic performance in second cycle schools . It also assessed the prevalence rate of substance use among second cycle students and awareness level of the students on the perceived effects of alcohol intake on their academic performance. The sample comprised of hundred(100)students selected using simple random sampling technique. A questionnaire was used to collect data from the respondents. The results revealed high prevalence o...

Perception on Inter-Ethnic Conflict Relative to Pupils Attendance in Schools in Marsabit District

ABSTRACT The state of life and education in the inter —ethnic clash prone area in relation to provision of education in Marsabit district is so pathetic and deplorable, that some measures should be put in place for these children to grow, develop and learn like any other children where this culture of ethnicity is non existent. The researcher was guided by the following specific objectives: To determine the perception on inter-ethnic conflict by the peace committee in regard to causes, solu...

The Human Condition in Afrocectional Praxis: Implications for Social Work Policy

Social work is defined as service that considers the present, urgent and unique matters of context in regards to what encompasses social life. (Hay, Introduction) In the context of the 21st-century social worker, hegemonic models for social welfare theory neglects to advocate equity and fulfillment of needs for all members across social positions, a considerable issue that exists in many social work cases. Considering the presence of individualism and fractal measurement, Eurocentrism is prev...

Parents’ Social- Economic Status and Students’ Subject Selection at “A” Level in Secondary Schools of Lwamaggwa Sub County Rakai District

ABSTRACT This paper is set out to Investigate the relationship between Parents’ sodoeconomlc status and students’ subject selection at “A” level. The study employed descilptive correlation design sInce It was set to examine the relationship between the dependent and independent variable. The Population was characterized by parents and students of the three secondary schools In Lwamaggwa, the study targeted students in form five (5.5) having the both parents. The objectives of this stu...

Kongu - Ini Village, Mbiri Location, Kiharu Division in Murang' A North District

ABSTRACT The objective study was to establish the factors that influence the motivation of the members of staff at Green Cottage Academy. Through the literature review several theories of motivation were identified. Ex. Post facto research design was applied in the study. TABLE OF CONTENTS Declaration ............................................................................................................................. i Approval ............................................................

Population Growth and Economic Growth 2000-2013 In Uganda

ABSTRACT The purpose of the study was to establish the Effect of population growth rate on Economic growth. The study adopted a cross sectional design which was quantitative and qualitative in nature. It involved descriptive and analytical research designs. The data was tested for reliability, analyzed using statistical package were presented basing on the study objectives. The results revealed a significant negative Effect of population on Economic growth. This means that high levels of popu...

Labour Force Participation Rates and Economic Growth Rate in Uganda (2005-2015)

TABLE OF CONTENTSDECLARATION .11APPROVAL IiDEDICATION ivACKNOWLEDGEMENT vLIST OF FIGURES viabstractCHAPTER ONE 11.0 Introduction 11.1 Background 11.2 Statement ofthe Problem 3I .3Purpose ofthe Study 41.4 Research objectives 41.5 Research Questions 41.6 Hypothesis ofthe study 41.7.0 Scope ofthe study 41.7.1 Content scope 51.7.2 Geographical Scope 51 .7.3 The theoretical scope 51.7. 4 Time scope1.8 Significance ofthe Study 51.9 Operational definitions 5CHAPTER TWO 7LITERATURE REVIEW 72.0 Introd...

Adoption Of Cleaner Production For Achieving Sustainable Industrial Development In Tobacco Industries: A Case Study Of British American Tobacco, Uganda.

TABLE OF CONTENTSDEDICATIONTABLE OF CONTENTS iiiCHAPTER ONE 1INTRODUCTION 11.0 Introduction 11.1 Definitions of key words/terms 11.1.1 Sustainable development-Sustainable development is the development that meets the needs of.. 11.1.2 Sustainable industrial development 11.1.3 Cleaner production in manufacturing industries 11.2 Tobacco growing in Uganda 21.3 Background to the study 31.4 Statement of the problem 51.5 General Objective 61.6 Specific objectives 61.7 Research Questions 61.8 Scope ...

Studentsbackgroundandperformance In Chemistry Of Kihumbu-Ini Secondary School Thika District

TABLE OF CONTENT3.1 Introduction. .  . . . . .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 103.2 Research design........................................................... 103.3 Population and sampling............................................ I 03.4 Instrumentation.. . . .  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 113.5 Piloting..................................................................... 113.6 Data collection techniques....................................... 11...

INFLUENCE OF SCHOOL ADMINISTRATIVE POLICIES TOWARDS PHYSICAL EDUCATION AND SPORT IN KANSANGA SECONDARY SCHOOLS

ABSTRACTThe purpose of this study is to determine the extent to which the administrative policiesaffect physical education and sports. This is viewed on the perspective ofimplementation, and the school administrators’ efforts towards physical education andsports like statutory time allocation, time tabling, teaching organiz~tion andcompetitions, funding mobilization and utilization of physical education resourcesData will be collected using an appropriate research tool like a questionnairea...

Causes of Unemployment Among Youth in Uganda: A Case Study of Mpumudde Sub County Mpumudde Sub County, Lyantonde District.

Abstract The study was set to investigate Causes of Unemployment Among Youth in Mpumudde Sub County, Lyantonde District Uganda. The study was based on the following three objectives; to examine the reasons of unemployment among youth; to examine the impact of unemployment among youth and to determine the ways of solving youth unemployment in Mpumudde Sub County, Lyantonde District, Uganda. A sample of 80 respondents both females and male youth of Mpumudde Sub County, Lyantonde District were s...

Agriculture and Economic Growth in Somalia (1999-2011)

ABSTRACT The study focused on Agriculture and economic growth in Somalia (1991-2011) Its objectives were; to establish the trend of Agriculture in Somalia (1999-2011, to estabiish the trend of Economic growth of Somalia (1999-2011), to investigate the effect Agriculture on Economic growth in Somalia (1999-2011). The hypothesis of the study was there is no significant relationship between Agriculture and economic growth in Somalia time series analysis such as Correlation analysis, regression a...

Inflation and Unemployment in Uganda (2000 —2012)

TABLE OF CONTENTSDECLARATIONAPPROVALDEDICATIONACKNOWLEDGEMENT isLISTOFACRONMYSABSTRACT ixChAPTER ONEPROBLEM AND ITS SCOPE IBackground of the studyProblem statement 0Purpose of the Studs UObjectives of the study 7Research Questions 7Hypothesis of the study 7Scope of the studySignificance of the Study 8Operational definitions 8CIIAPTER TWOLITERATURE REVIEWIntroductionTheoretical ReviewRelated literature 12Inflation 12Unemployment in Uganda 17Relationship between inflation rate and unemployment ...


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