An Assessment on Skill Acquisition Amoung School Students

Authors(3) :-Dr. K. Parthasarathy, P. M. Shanmuga Priya, J. Jeny Rani Mary

ABSTRACT This study was operationalized to identify the skills acquisition of select schools student in Tamilnadu and Pondicherry. Objective: To find out where there is any opportunity to learn and acquire skill on computer basics in their school environment. Methodology: Descriptive study was used; data collected through scheduled questionnaire, spss were used for analyzing the data. Finding: The results show that skill acquisition in computer basic programme helps the respondents in acquisition; hence it helps the students to learn and to use their skill for academic and day to day purpose

Authors and Affiliations

Dr. K. Parthasarathy
(Chair - School of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship), Professor & Director,Institute of Entrepreneurship and Career Development, Bharathidasan University, Khajamalai Campus, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu India
P. M. Shanmuga Priya
Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, B.S. Abdur Rahman Cresent University (Deemed), Vandalur, Chennai, Tamil Nadu India
J. Jeny Rani Mary
E.Pudhur, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu India

Skills Acquisition, School Students, SUITS

  1. UNESCO. (2005).Global Education Digest. Paris. Retrieved from
  2. http://www.uis.unesco.org/template/pdf/ged/2005/ ged2005_en.pdf
  3. U. S. Department of Labor. (1991).What work requires of schools: A SCANS report for America 2000.Secretary's Commission on Achieving Necessary Skills. Washington, DC. https://wdr.doleta.gov scans
  4. McLaughlin, M. A. (1995).Employability Skills Profile: What Are Employers Looking For? ED399484 1995-00-000042098042000316100
  5. Lafer, G. (2004) What is ‘skill’? Training for discipline in the low-wage labor market. In Warhurst, C., Grugulis, I., & Keep, E. (Eds.), The Skills that Matter. Basingstoke: Palgrave
  6. Ghulam R. Nabi. (2003). Graduate employment and underemployment: Opportunity for skill use and career experiences amongst recent business graduates. Education &Training, 45(7), 371-382. http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/00400910310499947
  7. Brown, P., & Hesketh, A. (2004). The Mismanagement of talent. Oxford: Oxford University Press. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199269532.001.0001
  8. Omar, M. K, Bakar, A. R. & Rashid, A. M. (2012). Employability skill acquisition among Malaysian Community College students. Journal of Social sciences 8 (3) 472-478
  9. Jayadurga.R , Aswini. P.M. & Parthsarathy. K., (2015), “Review of Organizational Behaviour in Industries”, International Journal of HRM & Research (IJHRMR) ISSN 2249-6874, Special edition, January 2015, Pg. No: 73-80.
  10. Monika.M and Parthasarathy.K., (2015), Effectiveness of The Training Programmes on ISO Certification among Employees of the Central Railway Workshop, Tamil Nadu, International Journal of Human Resource Management and Research (IJHRMR), ISSN(P): 2249-6874; ISSN(E): 2249-7986, Special Edition, Jan 2015, pp. 113-120. www.tjprc.org
  11. Vivekanandan.K, Aswini.P.M and Parthasarathy.K, (2015), Study on Talent Management in Reducing Occupational Stress among the Employees in Print Media, The International Journal of Business & Management, ISSN: 2321-8916, Vol. 3, Issue. 10, October 2015, pp. 60-65.

Publication Details

Published in : Volume 2 | Issue 3 | May-June 2017
Date of Publication : 2017-06-30
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 670-681
Manuscript Number : CSEIT1723220
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

ISSN : 2456-3307

Cite This Article :

Dr. K. Parthasarathy, P. M. Shanmuga Priya, J. Jeny Rani Mary, "An Assessment on Skill Acquisition Amoung School Students ", International Journal of Scientific Research in Computer Science, Engineering and Information Technology (IJSRCSEIT), ISSN : 2456-3307, Volume 2, Issue 3, pp.670-681, May-June-2017.
Journal URL : http://ijsrcseit.com/CSEIT1723220

Article Preview

Follow Us

Contact Us