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A STUDY ON THE READING FLUENCY OF THE FIRST SEMESTER PETROLEUM ENGINEERING STUDENTS OF ENGINEERING FACULTY OF ISLAMIC UNIVERSITY OF RIAU
Marhamah Marhamah

Building: Mitra Hotel, Bandung
Room: Sangkuriang
Date: 2017-12-06 07:00 AM – 05:30 PM
Last modified: 2018-04-13

Abstract


The kind of this research is analysis descriptive research that analyzing and describing students’ reading fluency. There is only one variable that is students’ reading fluency. The researcher took 20 students as a sample. The instrument of this research was Petroleum engineering text titled “Offshore Fixed Platforms”, which contains 72 words. These students’ score were analyzed by using statistical analysis. The data were collected by taping audio of all students’ reading aloud the text and analyzed by using Multidimensional Fluency Scale in which the four indicators.  After analyzing the test, the researcher found that average of the students’ score in Expression and Volume was 62.72, in Phrasing was 61.50, in Smoothness was 65.66, and in pace was 61.51. Overall, analyzing of the Students’ Reading Fluency has average 62.85 which categorized as “good”.

Keywords


Reading Fluency, Petroleum engineering text, Smoothness, Pace

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