BIOSTATISTIC BIOMEDIC GROUP 5. Title. Possession of the transferrable skills on employability among first year undergraduates of FSK, FFAR, and FGG of UKM. Introduction. Introduction What is transferable skills? What is the importance in employability?.
Known as key skills, generic skills, core skills, soft skills or so on
Skills which are required in almost any job (Stewart et al. 2000)
There are groups of skills requirements for employability such as communication skills, team working, problem-solving skills, leadership qualities and interpersonal skills. (Petrova 2001)
Transferable skills have a higher rank when hiring fresh university graduates as compared to academic background, proficiency in the English language, performance in interview, adaptability to company culture and experience of internship. (Ranjit & Wahab 2008).
To compare the possession of transferrable skills among the 3rd year undergraduate students of FSK,FGG and FFAR.
Ho : µ1=µ2=µ3
Professors Addressing Skills in Class
Possession of Transferable skills
Employability of Graduates
- Faculty of Health Science:
- Biomedical Science
- Environmental Health
- Faculty of Dentistry
- Faculty of Pharmacy
- Third year undergraduates from courses of Faculty of Health Sciences:
i. Biomedical Science
iv.Environmental Health Science
-Third year undergraduates from Faculty of Dentistry
-Third year undergraduates from Faculty of Pharmacy
Third year undergraduates of :
We estimate there will be 10% drop out of the questionnaire. Hence, 10% is added to the sample size of 170
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