Education

Research Papers/Topics in Education

THE ROLE OF COMPUTER IN IMPROVING SECRETARIAL FUNCTIONS IN COMMERICAL BANKS IN ENUGU URBAN (A CASE STUDY OF SOME SELECTED BANKS IN ENUGU URBAN)

ABSTRACT Although banks are developed with the major aim of providing financial assistance to business organizations, the commercial banks in Enugu Urban are short-term lenders. This research work sought out the role of the computer in improving secretarial functions. The instrument used for the research included questionnaire and oral interview. The population of the study consisted of confidential secretaries in ten commercial banks from were the sample of seven were drawn. Fr...

THE IMPACT OF DELEGATION ON MANAGEMENT DECISION (A CASE STUDY OF UNION BANK NIGERIA PLC ENUGU MAIN 2001 – 2004)

ABSTRACTThe study was conducted to examine the impact of delegation on management decision a case study of Union Bank of Nigeria Plc Enugu Main Officer 2001 – 2004.In purchase of this investigation, research objective were formulated, both primary and secondary data were collected, and the data were then textual graphic and tabular modes of data presentation and with simple percentage method.Based on the above, it was found that non-involvement of workers can effect decision of management a...

Criterion-Referenced Measurement for Educational Evaluation and Selection

AbstractIn recent years, Sweden has adopted a criterion-referenced grading system, where the grade outcome is used for several purposes, but foremost for educational evaluation on student- and school levels as well as for selection to higher education. This thesis investigates the consequences of using criterion-referenced measurement for both educational evaluation and selection purposes. The thesis comprises an introduction and four papers that empirically investigate school grades and grad...

Schools as moderators of neighborhood influences on adolescent academic achievement and risk of obesity: A cross-classified multilevel investigation

By Bethany A. Bell-EllisonABSTRACTGrounded in Bronfenbrenner’s (1979) Ecological Systems Theory and through the application of cross-classified random effects models, the goal of this study was to examine simultaneously neighborhood and school influences on adolescent academic achievement and risk of obesity, as well as the moderating effects of schools on these outcomes. By examining concurrently neighborhood and school influences on achievement and risk of obesity, this study aimed t...

EFFECTS OF SUPERVISION ON COMMERCIAL BANK MANAGEMENT (A CASE STUDY OF AFRIBANK PLC, OKPARA AVENUE ENUGU)

ABSTRACT This study was to explore the possible impact of supervisor on effective bank management with particular reference to Afribank Plc Enugu.  To guide this research the following four research questions were formulated as thus.  To what extent are human and non-human resources adequate for efficient inspection in Afribank Plc, Enugu? To what extent are central measures against bad debt in the Afribank being achieved? To what extent has the bank provision against computer ...

The standard of Primary Education and its effect on Educational Development

AbstractEducation is widely regarded as the route to economic prosperity, the key to scientific and technological advancement, the means to combat unemployment, and the foundation of social equity. Primary education is a foundational level of education that needs to be well funded, controlled and managed. Adequate provisions of education to the citizens contribute greatly to the socioeconomic development of the country. Therefore good administration of primary level of education is required t...

Challenges and Prospects of Primary Education in Nigeria

AbstractEducation is widely regarded as the route to economic prosperity, the key to scientific and technological advancement, the means to combat unemployment, and the foundation of social equity. Primary education is a foundational level of education that needs to be well funded, controlled and managed. Adequate provisions of education to the citizens contribute greatly to the socioeconomic development of the country. Therefore good administration of primary level of education is required t...

Problems and prospects of Primary Education in Nigeria

AbstractEducation is widely regarded as the route to economic prosperity, the key to scientific and technological advancement, the means to combat unemployment, and the foundation of social equity. Primary education is a foundational level of education that needs to be well funded, controlled and managed. Adequate provisions of education to the citizens contribute greatly to the socioeconomic development of the country. Therefore good administration of primary level of education is required t...

Factors Responsible for Poor Nursery/Primary Education in Nigeria

ABSTRACTEarly years in life are the most important to the formation of intelligence, personality and social behaviour of a child. The Nursery or Early Childhood Education (ECE) comprises essential programmes and activities which are critical to holistic development, academicsuccess and future achievements of children. ECE is recognised by the federal government of Nigeria as a foundational and essential programme that Nigerian children must experience. Primary ed...

INVESTIGATE THE MICROBIAL CONTENT OF SOME BOLTED SOFT DRIVELS SOLD IN ENUGU INTERLOPES

ABSTRACTThis work was done in order to investigate the microbial content of some bolted soft drivels sold in Enugu interlopes. Soft drink are consumed in large quantities by the different age groups, adult and children of different class of people all over the state. This is aided by the general availability of these drink almost every place  roleve people gather for work or recreational activities. It is the appropriate to subject these soft drinks to some kind of investigation by isola...

EVALUATION OF THE IMT/ESBS POLY-AIR DISTANCE EDUCATION PROGRAMME

INTRODUCTIONBACKGROUND OF THE STUDYEvaluation has a Latin origin, meaning to strengthen or to empower. Today, evaluation means different things to different people. Rowntree (1990) viewed evaluation as a process of getting various peoples reactions on a programme with a view to improving it. Evaluation could also be defined as a process of comparing programme performance with desired standards to determine if there is any discrepancy between the two (Provus, 1971). The term evaluation is larg...

Adoption Of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) To Enhance Financial Reporting In Nigeria Universities

ABSTRACTNigeria has adopted international financial reporting standard (IFRS) from 1st January, 2012. The study examined the extent to which adoption of international financial reporting standards (IFRS) can enhance financial reporting system in Nigerian Universities. The population of the study comprised 160 senior accountants and internal auditors. A survey design was adopted for the study. The mean scores and Z-Test was used in analyzing the data generated for the study. The findings indic...

SOCIO ECONOMIC BACKGROUND ON ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE OF BIOLOGY STUDENTS (Case Study Enugu North)

ABSTRACTThis study determined the effect of socio-Economics background on Academic performance of Secondary school Biology Students in order to study this topic, effect four research questions were raised and answered literature reviews related to this study were reviewed in the following subheadings. They are important of Biology concept of Socio-Economics Status. The design of the study is the sampling techniques were random sampling. The instrument used is questionnaire. The instrument was...

Problems of Examination Malpractice in Tertiary Institutions and Ways of Solving Them

In many institutions around the world the word “malpractice” has become a common phenomenon.  According to Oxford dictionary, malpractice is defined as: “a careless illegal or unacceptable behavior by somebody in a professional or official position eg. Medical practice”.  Hornby (2003).The American Heritage dictionary Mifflm (2009) defines malpractice as an “improper or unethical conduct by the holder of a professional or official position”.CHAPTER ONEINTRODUCTION1.1 BA...

DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF AUTOMATIC POLYTHENE SEALING AND CUTTING MACHINE

INTRODUCTION Polyphone Automatic sealing and cutting machine is a machine that is used simuanously to seal and cut polyphone into different sizes depending on the required dimension. Polyphone is a type of synthetic rubber widely used often as transference sheets for water proof packaging. Traders in the market require polyphone bags in packaging commodities for their customer. The same material can be made in various shapes as long as packaging of goods is concerned. There is obvious need ...


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