Career Decision Making Self-Efficacy (CDMSE) among gifted and talented students in Malaysia: An initial demographic study

Mohd Hakimie Zainal Abidin, Salleh Amat, Mohd Izwan Mahmud, Mastura Abu Bakar, Abu Yazid Abu Bakar

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Abstract

Career decision making is one of the crucial elements for students in the school setting. Career decision making is vital for students to make a decision over their knowledge about their future professions. For gifted students, they may advance from the normal population of students in discovering their future jobs. This study focusing on career decision making among gifted and talented students in Malaysia. The level of career decision making is measured by the researchers using Career Decision Making Self-Efficacy (CDMSE)-Revised, which was developed in 1996. This research involved 2800 Malaysian gifted and talented students who are studying at the boarding schools. The descriptive statistical analysis is used to find the phenomenon of career decision making among research respondents in terms of gender, parental level of education, and family income. The finding of this research shows that gifted and talented students are different from their normal peers in terms of career decision making self-efficacy. The implication of this research is discussed in this paper especially for guidance and counseling provisional dimension.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)113-118
Number of pages6
JournalJournal for the Education of Gifted Young Scientists
Volume7
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jun 2019

Fingerprint

self-efficacy
Malaysia
career
decision making
student
guidance and counseling
boarding school
family income
level of education
statistical analysis
profession
gender
school

Keywords

  • Career counseling
  • CDMSE
  • Gifted and talented students
  • Malaysia

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Education

Cite this

Career Decision Making Self-Efficacy (CDMSE) among gifted and talented students in Malaysia : An initial demographic study. / Abidin, Mohd Hakimie Zainal; Amat, Salleh; Mahmud, Mohd Izwan; Bakar, Mastura Abu; Abu Bakar, Abu Yazid.

In: Journal for the Education of Gifted Young Scientists, Vol. 7, No. 2, 01.06.2019, p. 113-118.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

@article{62ba6ec675ae4c03a7b2fdcc4f6f739f,
title = "Career Decision Making Self-Efficacy (CDMSE) among gifted and talented students in Malaysia: An initial demographic study",
abstract = "Career decision making is one of the crucial elements for students in the school setting. Career decision making is vital for students to make a decision over their knowledge about their future professions. For gifted students, they may advance from the normal population of students in discovering their future jobs. This study focusing on career decision making among gifted and talented students in Malaysia. The level of career decision making is measured by the researchers using Career Decision Making Self-Efficacy (CDMSE)-Revised, which was developed in 1996. This research involved 2800 Malaysian gifted and talented students who are studying at the boarding schools. The descriptive statistical analysis is used to find the phenomenon of career decision making among research respondents in terms of gender, parental level of education, and family income. The finding of this research shows that gifted and talented students are different from their normal peers in terms of career decision making self-efficacy. The implication of this research is discussed in this paper especially for guidance and counseling provisional dimension.",
keywords = "Career counseling, CDMSE, Gifted and talented students, Malaysia",
author = "Abidin, {Mohd Hakimie Zainal} and Salleh Amat and Mahmud, {Mohd Izwan} and Bakar, {Mastura Abu} and {Abu Bakar}, {Abu Yazid}",
year = "2019",
month = "6",
day = "1",
doi = "10.17478/JEGYS.521514",
language = "English",
volume = "7",
pages = "113--118",
journal = "Journal for the Education of Gifted Young Scientists",
issn = "2149-360X",
publisher = "Journal for the Education of Gifted Young Scientists",
number = "2",

}

TY - JOUR

T1 - Career Decision Making Self-Efficacy (CDMSE) among gifted and talented students in Malaysia

T2 - An initial demographic study

AU - Abidin, Mohd Hakimie Zainal

AU - Amat, Salleh

AU - Mahmud, Mohd Izwan

AU - Bakar, Mastura Abu

AU - Abu Bakar, Abu Yazid

PY - 2019/6/1

Y1 - 2019/6/1

N2 - Career decision making is one of the crucial elements for students in the school setting. Career decision making is vital for students to make a decision over their knowledge about their future professions. For gifted students, they may advance from the normal population of students in discovering their future jobs. This study focusing on career decision making among gifted and talented students in Malaysia. The level of career decision making is measured by the researchers using Career Decision Making Self-Efficacy (CDMSE)-Revised, which was developed in 1996. This research involved 2800 Malaysian gifted and talented students who are studying at the boarding schools. The descriptive statistical analysis is used to find the phenomenon of career decision making among research respondents in terms of gender, parental level of education, and family income. The finding of this research shows that gifted and talented students are different from their normal peers in terms of career decision making self-efficacy. The implication of this research is discussed in this paper especially for guidance and counseling provisional dimension.

AB - Career decision making is one of the crucial elements for students in the school setting. Career decision making is vital for students to make a decision over their knowledge about their future professions. For gifted students, they may advance from the normal population of students in discovering their future jobs. This study focusing on career decision making among gifted and talented students in Malaysia. The level of career decision making is measured by the researchers using Career Decision Making Self-Efficacy (CDMSE)-Revised, which was developed in 1996. This research involved 2800 Malaysian gifted and talented students who are studying at the boarding schools. The descriptive statistical analysis is used to find the phenomenon of career decision making among research respondents in terms of gender, parental level of education, and family income. The finding of this research shows that gifted and talented students are different from their normal peers in terms of career decision making self-efficacy. The implication of this research is discussed in this paper especially for guidance and counseling provisional dimension.

KW - Career counseling

KW - CDMSE

KW - Gifted and talented students

KW - Malaysia

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=85071375193&partnerID=8YFLogxK

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/citedby.url?scp=85071375193&partnerID=8YFLogxK

U2 - 10.17478/JEGYS.521514

DO - 10.17478/JEGYS.521514

M3 - Review article

AN - SCOPUS:85071375193

VL - 7

SP - 113

EP - 118

JO - Journal for the Education of Gifted Young Scientists

JF - Journal for the Education of Gifted Young Scientists

SN - 2149-360X

IS - 2

ER -