Students' Perceptions towards National Examination: A Washback Study

  title={Students' Perceptions towards National Examination: A Washback Study},
  author={Yuliana Friska and Iwan Setiawan},
  journal={Academic Journal Perspective : Education, Language, and Literature},
This study aimed to investigate students’ perception towards the National Examination (Ujian Nasional/UN) and its positive and negative effects (washback). The study was a qualitative research using a survey method. It involved XII-grade students who had taken the examination from some vocational senior high schools in East Ciputat, South Tangerang, Banten, i.e. SMK Triguna Utama, SMK YMJ and SMK Moh. Husni Thamrin. A questionnaire was therefore constructed to elicit their beliefs, attitudes… Expand

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