Depression among university students

Depression among university students. e-Journal of Media & Society, 2: 6. ISSN 2682-9193 (2019)


This study is done in order to find the factor of depression among the college student in Malaysia. Depression among the college student are increasing as it come from many factor. This study used behavioural theory as the foundations theories for the model development. The study involved 406 respondents, selected through google form responses involving all the university students around Malaysia. A structured questionnaire was used for data collection. All variables were measured through scales previously used by other researchers. In behavioural theory, state that depression people precisely those who do not know how to cope with the fact that they are no longer receiving positive reinforcement like they before. Results shows the data analysis described that respondents having a financial problem where did not what how to differentiate between wants and need with the overall mean (M=2.51) and students always spend their money on uncertain things.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Depression, Positive reinforcement, College student in Malaysia
Taxonomy: By Subject > Communication & Media Studies > Communication > Sociology
By Subject > Communication & Media Studies > Strategic Communication > Public Relations > Mass Media & Society
Local Content Hub: Subjects > Communication & Media Studies
Depositing User: Ilya Nur Fateen Othman
Date Deposited: 01 Apr 2021 23:53
Last Modified: 01 Apr 2021 23:53
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