The English Proficiency of Nursing Science Students in Palembang, South Sumatra

  • agus wahyudi

Abstract

The study was aimed at finding out how the D3 nursing science students perceive their own
English proficiency. The data were collected using a TOEFL test. For the purpose of the
study, 120 students had been selected by using pusposive random sampling technique as
the research sample. The findings of the study showed that 65.51% of the students were in
elementary level of English proficiency. It meant that the students can only make questions
and short statements and have limited communication ability and often repeat a lot while
communicating. The results showed that in term of semester, 5th semester students English
proficiency was higher than 1st and 3rd semester, in term of school Poltekkes is better than
that of other schools

Published
2015-11-19
How to Cite
WAHYUDI, agus. The English Proficiency of Nursing Science Students in Palembang, South Sumatra. Proceeding ICIRAD, [S.l.], v. 1, n. 1, nov. 2015. Available at: <https://eproceeding.undiksha.ac.id/index.php/icirad/article/view/52>. Date accessed: 21 oct. 2020.