International Journal of Educational Policy Research and Review

Original Research Article

Study habits among university students of accounting at Temascaltepec University center, Mexico

1Gómez Jaramillo Kitzia Anahi, 2Bobadilla Beltrán Salvador and *2Cardoso-Jiménez Daniel


1Graduated from the Bachelor of Psychology. Tejupilco Professional Academic Unit, Autonomous, University of the State of Mexico.
2Full-Time Research Professor, Tejupilco Professional Academic Unit. Autonomous University of the State of Mexico.

* Corresponding Author Email dcj400_(at)hotmail.com

ORCID https://orcid.org/0000/0002-1762-1511

Gómez Jaramillo Kitzia Anahi

Bobadilla Beltrán Salvador

Cardoso-Jiménez Daniel


Article Number: IJEPRR.20.020  |   Pages: 187-196  |   Vol. 7 (5), September 2020   |   DOI: https://doi.org/10.15739/IJEPRR.20.020

 Received: July 21, 2020  Accepted: September 18, 2020  Published: September 30, 2020

Abstract

Study habits are behaviors that students learn by repetition during their academic training. Good habits help achieve goals, as long as they are worked out properly. The objective was to determine the level of utilization of study habits in second-year students, fourth, sixth and eighth semester of the accounting degree of the Temascaltepec University Center of the Autonomous University of the State of Mexico. The population was 143 students of both sexes. We used the validated tool Inventory of habits of study, with a quantitative approach that served to calculate the level of utilization of the scales: Study environmental conditions, study planning, use of materials, content assimilation and sincerity. The results indicated that, for the scale of environmental conditions of study, students in the second, fourth, sixth and eighth semesters had a level of Moderate Normal utilization; in the scale of study planning was identified that in the second semester students had a level of Low Normal use, while the fourth semester, sixth semester and eighth semester had a Moderate Normal level; In the scale of use of materials the students of the second semester presented a level of Normal Low utilization and the fourth, sixth and eighth semesters presented a Moderate Normal level; On the content assimilation scale, students had a Normal Low utilization level in the second, fourth, sixth and eighth semesters; finalmente, on the scale of sincerity the students of second, fourth, sixth and eighth semester presented a level of utilization Moderate Normal.

Keywords:

Students, university students, accounting, study habits.

How to Cite this Article

Gómez JKA, Bobadilla BS, Cardoso-Jiménez D(2020). Study habits among university students of accounting at Temascaltepec University center, Mexico. Int. J. Educ. Pol. Res. Rev. 7(5)187-196.

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