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The Effect of Alcohol Consumption on the Acaden Performance of Undergraduate Students

Onyebuchukwu, ldoko, Joseph and Sholarin, M. A. and Agoha, Benedict Emerenwa (2015) The Effect of Alcohol Consumption on the Acaden Performance of Undergraduate Students. Psychology and Behavioral Sciences, 4 (4). pp. 147-153.

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Most people know that academic performance generally refers to how well accomplishing his or her tasks and studies, but there are numbers of factors that determine quality of students' academic performance. This study investigated the effect of alcohol consur academic performance of undergraduate students. A survey research design was used. A pi l carried out with 30 students to validate and determine the psychometric properties of the q used in this study. Total of 200 respondents, 114 male and 86 females with ages ranging betwe years participated in this study. Three hypotheses were tested using Pearson r, T-test, Anov. regression analysis. The result revealed that there is a significant relationship between a11d academic performance (R2 = 0.74,P<.05), there is a significant difference in academic pE students that drink alcohol and those that do not (R2=12.22,P<.OS), there is a significant eff consumption on academic performance(R2 = 4.474,P< .05). The study has recommendations.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Alcohol, Consumption, Academics, Performance, Undergraduates
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Divisions: Faculty of Law, Arts and Social Sciences > School of Social Sciences
Depositing User: Mrs Hannah Akinwumi
Date Deposited: 21 Sep 2017 09:59
Last Modified: 21 Sep 2017 09:59

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