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The Effects of Social welfare Student's Major Choice Motive on the Job Choice in the Local University - Focusing on moderating effects of volunteering activities -
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The Effects of Social welfare Student's Major Choice Motive on the Job Choice in the Local University - Focusing on moderating effects of volunteering activities -
Kang, Gil-Hyun;
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 Abstract
In this paper, I propose some policy and theoretical implications by analyzing moderating effects of volunteering activity in the causal relationships between social welfare major choice and their job choice. For the purpose of the goal of this study, I surveyed 242 university students in 2~4 grades majoring social welfare in Gwangju and South and North Jeolla Province. Analysis results showed that the personal motive on choosing a major affects the occupational aptitude & interests and economic feasibility of career when they choose their jobs. However, the social motive didn't affect the occupational aptitude & interests and economic feasibility of career. It means that they didn't choose their majors considering their aptitude & interests, but chose them by following the advice of the surrounding people. Also, moderating effects of volunteering activity was not significant, which means that volunteering period and schedules are too short and tend to be operated as a mere formality. This study suggests the policy implications so that they have the correct major selection and career options based on the analysis results.
 Keywords
major choice motive(personal motive, social motive);volunteering activity;job choice;
 Language
Korean
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