Determinants of Students Academic Dishonesty

Ariani, Mega and Sriyunianti, Fera and Fontanella, Amy (2020) Determinants of Students Academic Dishonesty. In: ICO-ASCNITY 2019, 2 November 2019, Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia.

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This research investigates the determinants of student’s academic dishonesty. Several factors affecting student’s academic dishonesty, namely self-esteem, personal value, ambiguity, cultural integrity, and pressure. Data was collected through a questionnaire on Padang State Polytechnic students. The results showed that the factors of self-esteem and personal values had a negative effect on the student's academic dishonesty. This study also found that high ambiguity regarding sanctions for academic dishonesty will increase the tendency to commit academic dishonesty. This research is expected to provide feedback to the Padang State polytechnic in developing policies to reduce or prevent the occurrence of academic dishonesty among students.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: academic dishonesty esteem personal values cultural integrity ambiguity and pressure
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Depositing User: EAI Editor IV
Date Deposited: 25 Aug 2021 07:03
Last Modified: 25 Aug 2021 07:03

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