Relationship Between Self-Concept And Motivation For Occupational Preference. Implication For Counselling

 ABSTRACT

 

This study is on the relationship among Self-concept and Motivation for Occupational Preference of students in some selected senior secondary schools in Sokoto metropolis. A total number of three hundred and thirty three (333) students were selected as sample for the study; also a total number of nine (9) schools were purposively selected out of forty-three (43) schools in the metropolis. The Two Instruments used for the research were: Adopted version of Akinboye Adolescent Personal Data Inventory (APDI subscale A), was applied to measure self-concept, and Motivation for Occupational Preference Scale (MOPS), was used to measure students Motivation for Occupational respectively. Three hypotheses were generated and tested using Pearson Product Moment Correlation Co-efficient. The formulated hypotheses were tested and the results showed that self-concept is more related to SS III student's motivation for occupational preference in male than in the female within the senior secondary school in the metropolis. This is an indication that self-concept and motivation for occupational preference are cordially related. Some of the recommendations are: Parents should work with Counsellors with a view to helping their wards to improve their effectiveness by guiding them to acquire valid and reliable information on the real world of life and work in our society.

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APA

Umar, A (2021). Relationship Between Self-Concept And Motivation For Occupational Preference. Implication For Counselling. Afribary. Retrieved from https://afribary.com/works/relationship-between-self-concept-and-motivation-for-occupational-preference-implication-for-counselling

MLA 8th

Umar, Abubakar "Relationship Between Self-Concept And Motivation For Occupational Preference. Implication For Counselling" Afribary. Afribary, 04 May. 2021, https://afribary.com/works/relationship-between-self-concept-and-motivation-for-occupational-preference-implication-for-counselling. Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.

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Umar, Abubakar . "Relationship Between Self-Concept And Motivation For Occupational Preference. Implication For Counselling". Afribary, Afribary, 04 May. 2021. Web. 20 Jun. 2024. < https://afribary.com/works/relationship-between-self-concept-and-motivation-for-occupational-preference-implication-for-counselling >.

Chicago

Umar, Abubakar . "Relationship Between Self-Concept And Motivation For Occupational Preference. Implication For Counselling" Afribary (2021). Accessed June 20, 2024. https://afribary.com/works/relationship-between-self-concept-and-motivation-for-occupational-preference-implication-for-counselling