The professional orientation of a sample of adolescents in the city of Irbid in the light of some variables comparative study between deaf and normal adolescents
This study aims to identify the vocational interests of adolescents deaf and normal in the city of Irbid in light of variables: gender, nature of adolescents, adolescence stage, monthly income. The study used the descriptive descriptive method, the questionnaire tool for study, the sample of the study consisted of (200) adolescents deaf, and statistical processing of the SPSS program. The results showed that there were gender differences in vocational interests, with males averaging 3.18 versus 3.07 females. Realistic, analytical and trading interests were higher among males, with averages (3.04; 4.16; 2.91), respectively; As opposed to (2.72; 4.03; 2.79) for females. and social, traditional and artistic interests were higher among females, with an average of (2.48; 4.28; 2.75) respectively; compared to 2.15; 4.01; 2.21) for males. The results showed differences between deaf and normal adolescents in vocational interests. Realistic, trading and traditional interests were higher among normal adolescents, and social and artistic interests were higher among deaf adolescents, with the exception of realistic interests. And the results also showed differences in the vocational interests of deaf and normal adolescents due to adolescence stage in favour of middle and late adolescence The results showed differences in vocational interests of deaf and normal adolescents due to variable monthly income in favour of more than 751 JD. In view of the findings, a number of useful recommendations were recommended in dealing with this segment.
Keywords: Vocational Interests, Gender Differences, Adolescents Deaf, Monthly Income.
قسم الإرشاد النفسي والتربوي والتربية الخاصة || كلية العلوم التربوية || جامعة إربد الأهلية || الأردن