researcher will visit and interact with the grade 11 ABM students of Iligan

Researcher will visit and interact with the grade 11

This preview shows page 10 - 15 out of 55 pages.

researcher will visit and interact with the grade 11 ABM students of Iligan City National High School to distribute the questionnaire and observe the environment. Using this method it will be easier for the researcher to gather data. Research Method The researchers used the cross-sectional descriptive method. It includes detailed descriptions or specific situation using interviews, observations document review. Cross-sectional research studies are based on observation that takes place in different groups at one time. This means there is no experimental procedure, so no variables are manipulated by the researcher. It cross-sectional research study can be used to describe the characteristics that exist in a group. 10
Image of page 10
A descriptive cross-sectional study is a study in which the disease or condition and potentially related factors are measured at a specific point for a defined population. Method of Gathering Prior to the administration of the study, a written permissions will was secured from the office of the principal of Iligan City National High School – Senior High School Department describing the nature and purpose of the study. All communications will be signed and approved by the concerned individuals. After the request of the researchers was granted, the study was conducted. The researchers used a survey questionnaire to gather data. The survey questionnaire was made up of questions pertaining the statement of the problem. Thus, this survey is accurate and reliable because the respondents will have the same questionnaire to be answered. It will be easier to analyze the gathered data. Development of Research Instrument The instrument used in the study was a questionnaire developed by the researcher which is composed two parts. The first part of the questionnaire is on how gadgets affect social relationship in which the respondents could agree or disagree on each given statement. The second part is on the effects of gadgets to health which used the 5 – point – Likert scale ranging from 1-Never, 2-Rarely, 3-Seldom, 4-Often, and 5 –Always. 11
Image of page 11
Sampling Design In this research, the researchers used Sloven’s formula in getting the number of respondents. The Sloven’s formula is n = N 1 + N e 2 wherein n is the sample population, N is the total population and e is the margin of error (0.05) Name of Section Number of Students (N) Number of respondents (n) 1. Mt. Agad-Agad 39 30 2. Mt. Kitanglad 40 31 3. Mt Dulang-Dulang 42 32 Total 121 93 n = N 1 + N e 2 0.05 ¿ ¿ 1 + 121 ¿ n = 121 ¿ n = 121 1 + 121 ( 0.0025 ) n = 121 1.3025 n = 93 % = n N x 100 12
Image of page 12
% = 93 121 x 100 % = 76.86% Mt. Agad-Agad n 1 = N×0.7686 n 1 =39×0.7686 n 1 =30 Mt.Kitanglad n 2 =N×0.7686 n 2 =40×0.7686 n 2 =31 Mt.Dulang-Dulang n 3 =N×0.7686 n 3 =42×0.7686 n 3 =32 13
Image of page 13
Research Environment The study was conducted in Iligan City National High School – Senior High School Department. The school is located in Gen. Wood Street, Corner Roxas Avenue Barangay MahayahayIligan City, Lanao Del Norte which situated in the city.
Image of page 14
Image of page 15

You've reached the end of your free preview.

Want to read all 55 pages?

  • Fall '09
  • Sociology, Social relation, social relationship

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern

Stuck? We have tutors online 24/7 who can help you get unstuck.
A+ icon
Ask Expert Tutors You can ask You can ask You can ask (will expire )
Answers in as fast as 15 minutes
A+ icon
Ask Expert Tutors