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Focus group discussion on students’ perception of gamification in learning cohesion in Arabic

Mohd. Ismath, Nurul Hanilah and Mokhtar, Nor Zainiyah Norita and Johari, Arina and Ahmad, Siti Yuliandi and Abd Aziz, Abdul Hadi (2023) Focus group discussion on students’ perception of gamification in learning cohesion in Arabic. LSP International Journal, 10 (2). pp. 91-97. E-ISSN 2601–002X

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Learning languages had been taught as a passive process. But in this era of Information and Communication Technology, a lot of educators use the technology provided on the Internet to attract students to focus on learning. Nowadays, gamification is widely used by educators while teaching online including Arabic language. Thus, this study aims to identify the students’ perception on gamification in learning Arabic cohesive devices. This study employed qualitative approach which the researchers used focus group discussion as a mode of data collection. The sampling method used is convenience sampling which all of them are students at Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM), 2nd year students, semester 2, 2018/2019 taking Arabic subject. In this study, researchers managed to recruit 14 participants for 3 focus group discussion whereby 5 participants respectively in the first group and 4 participants in another group. From the result of the research, the process of learning Arabic cohesive devices in the Arabic language takes place with all enjoyment which increases the students’ interest for learning.

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Focus Group Discussion, Students’ perception, Gamification, Cohesion in Arabic
Subjects: P Language and Literature > PJ Semitic > PJ6001 Arabic > PJ6073 Language
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Languages and Management
Depositing User: Dr. Nurul Hanilah Mohd Ismath
Date Deposited: 06 Dec 2023 10:41
Last Modified: 06 Dec 2023 10:42
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/108556

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