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The Psychological factors influencing on obtaining three A's in G.C.E. Advanced Level examination in western province of Sri Lanka

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dc.contributor.advisor Peiris TSG
dc.contributor.author Hansadhi MAVS
dc.date.accessioned 2018
dc.date.available 2018
dc.date.issued 2018
dc.identifier.uri http://dl.lib.mrt.ac.lk/handle/123/15836
dc.description.abstract The most competitive exam in secondary stage of education in Sri Lanka is G.C.E. Advanced Level examination. The students who qualified for Advanced Level can select their stream in Biological science, Physical science, Commerce, Arts or Technology stream. The maximum result a student can achieve is three A passes. This study is done to find out which psychological factors influence on achieving three A’s. The research was conducted using a sample of 200 students and the necessary information were collected via a structural questionnaire. The results of the factor analysis revealed that Study Techniques, Study Pattern, Self- Competitiveness, Revision Work, Determination, Self- Motivation affect on obtaining three A’s in A/L Examination. The dominant factors affect on this achievement are Study Techniques, Study Pattern and Self- Competitiveness. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.subject MATHEMATICS-Dissertations en_US
dc.subject BUSINESS STATISTICS-Dissertations en_US
dc.subject ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT en_US
dc.subject EXAMINATIONS-Success en_US
dc.subject MOTIVATION (PSYCHOLOGY) en_US
dc.subject STUDY SKILLS en_US
dc.subject EDUCATION en_US
dc.title The Psychological factors influencing on obtaining three A's in G.C.E. Advanced Level examination in western province of Sri Lanka en_US
dc.type Thesis-Abstract en_US
dc.identifier.faculty Engineering en_US
dc.identifier.degree MSc in Business Statistics en_US
dc.identifier.department Department of Mathematics en_US
dc.date.accept 2018
dc.identifier.accno TH3821 en_US


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