Proceedings of the 2013 International Conference on the Modern Development of Humanities and Social Science

Relationship Between Creativity and the Tendency of Choosing Entrepreneurship as a Career among The Polytechnic Students in Malaysia

Authors
Sri Sumarwati, Jailani Md. Yunos, Tee Tze Kiong
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Available Online December 2013.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/mdhss-13.2013.56How to use a DOI?
Keywords
creativity, entrepreneurship, career, polytechnic.
Abstract
The purpose of this research is to analyze the relationship between creativity and the tendency of choosing entrepreneurship as a career among the polytechnic students in Malaysia. A total of 425 third semester polytechnic diploma students (PMKL, PMJB, PUO, PMJ, PMK, PSMZA, PMM, PBS and PPD) were selected as research samples using purposive stratified random sampling method. The modified TTCT instrument was used to identify the level of creativity and the level of tendency choosing entrepreneurship as a career among the respondents. Research results indicated that there are significant differences in the level of creativity and the level of tendency on choosing entrepreneurship as a career based on the category of polytechnic. The study also shows a positive relationship between the level of creativity and the tendency of choosing entrepreneurship as a career.
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Proceedings
2013 International Conference on the Modern Development of Humanities and Social Science
Part of series
Advances in Intelligent Systems Research
Publication Date
December 2013
ISBN
978-90786-77-90-1
ISSN
1951-6851
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/mdhss-13.2013.56How to use a DOI?
Open Access
This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license.

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