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Perceptiveness and Sense Impression of Procrastination across Correlates

Author Affiliations

  • 1College of Sciences and Environment, Mindanao State University at Naawan, PHILIPPINES

Int. Res. J. Social Sci., Volume 4, Issue (1), Pages 37-43, January,14 (2015)


Procrastination is complex behavioral conditions which occur across the societal milieu. It is defined as lack of self regulating performance and putting off task that can be controlled by the individual. From the three elements of procrastination identified, the most common academic procrastination is anxiety related and low conscientiousness. The present undertaken was conducted to determine the level of procrastination among pre-service teachers across correlate. The results of the study revealed that the level of procrastination among the student respondent regardless of the age, gender, course program matriculated in, the year level, and the school graduated from high school was moderate. Although, the study established a positive correlation between the level of procrastination and the gender (p.05), it failed to establish significant difference and relationship between the level of procrastination and the other correlates.


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