I= THE RELATIONSHIP OF PERSONALITY FACTORS AND ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT IN PAKISTAN
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Title of Thesis
THE RELATIONSHIP OF PERSONALITY FACTORS AND ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT IN PAKISTAN

Author(s)
KHALID MAHMOOD
Institute/University/Department Details
Department of Professional Psychology/ Bahria University Islamabad
Session
2003
Subject
Clinical Psychology
Number of Pages
147
Keywords (Extracted from title, table of contents and abstract of thesis)
personality factors, academic achievement, graduation examination, english medium, urdu medium

Abstract
In the present study the relationships between different personality factors of Pakistani students and their academic achievement in the graduation examination was studied. In order to study the students' personality factors, Gordon Personal Profile and Gordon Personal Inventory were administered to 500 postgraduate students and they were asked to mention their grades at B.A. B.Sc. level according to the 1st at, 2nd and 3rd divisions.

Five hundred participants were divided into two groups which comprised of 250 male students and 250 female students. These groups were further divided according to the medium of instructions followed in their respective colleges. 125 male students who studied in English medium colleges and 125 male students who studied in Urdu medium colleges, 125 female students who studied in English medium colleges and 125 female students who studied in Urdu medium colleges of Karachi, were selected.

Chi-square test was calculated for the statistical analysis of the data.

All the eight hypotheses were highly significant at P< .001 level.

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1 0 Contents
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2 1 Introduction 01
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3 2 Method 44
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4 3 Results 50
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5 4 Discussion 71
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6 5 Conclusion 95
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  5.1 References 98
  5.2 Appendix A 107
  5.3 Appendix B 140
  5.4 Appendix C 144