Entrepreneurial awareness and education amongst youth in Jordan

Other Title(s)

الوعي و التعليم الريادي لدى الشباب في الأردن

Dissertant

al-Jauni, Nur Walid Mahmud

Thesis advisor

al-Sarhan, Bakr

University

Princess Sumaya University for Technology

Faculty

King Talal School of Business Technology

Department

Department of Business Administration

University Country

Jordan

Degree

Master

Degree Date

2019

English Abstract

-This study aimed to investigate moderation effect of entrepreneurship awareness education and teachers‘ attitudes on the relationship between students‘ subjective norms and their attitudes towards considering entrepreneurship as career option.

The study sample consisted of 1630 students from grades seven to twelve in district of Tla‘ Al-Ali, Amman.

Data was collected using a questionnaire.

Quasi-experiment approach with treatment and comparison groups was used.

Regression analysis tested hypothesized relationship between variables.

T-tests were used to compare attitudes of students exposed to awareness entrepreneurship education with attitudes of comparison group.

Results showed that mean attitude of students who received entrepreneurship education was less than of those who did not.

Furthermore, the researcher found that students exposed to previous work or training had higher mean attitudes.

The study recommends providing startup training opportunities in schools.

It also recommends further evaluation of entrepreneurship education provided in schools, namely curricula contents and implementation.

Main Topic

Business Administration

Topics

No. of Pages

150

Table of Contents

Table of contents.

Abstract.

Abstract in Arabic.

Chapter One : Introduction.

Chapter Two : Literature review.

Chapter Three : Methodology.

Chapter Four : Results.

Chapter Five : Discussion and recommendations.

References.

American Psychological Association (APA)

al-Jauni, Nur Walid Mahmud. (2019). Entrepreneurial awareness and education amongst youth in Jordan. (Master's theses Theses and Dissertations Master). Princess Sumaya University for Technology, Jordan
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-890512

Modern Language Association (MLA)

al-Jauni, Nur Walid Mahmud. Entrepreneurial awareness and education amongst youth in Jordan. (Master's theses Theses and Dissertations Master). Princess Sumaya University for Technology. (2019).
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-890512

American Medical Association (AMA)

al-Jauni, Nur Walid Mahmud. (2019). Entrepreneurial awareness and education amongst youth in Jordan. (Master's theses Theses and Dissertations Master). Princess Sumaya University for Technology, Jordan
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-890512

Language

English

Data Type

Arab Theses

Record ID

BIM-890512