Table 2: Reasons Doing Part Time-Job
Figure 2 shows the main reasons of doing part-time job among FAB students in Universiti of Technologi Malaysia (UTM). In general, the side income was a very popular reasons among students while the reasons to pay fees show the uncommon reasons in three courses. Only students from Construction courses chose to pay university fees while doing part-time job. In Architecture courses, nine students chose to gain side income when doing part-time job. In Landacape and Construction courses both the number of students remain constant to 7 students. There was thus a sharp dropped the number of students chosen to pay university fees. Only 1 students had chose to pay university fees came from Construction courses, none students came from Architecture and Landscape courses. For self-satisfaction reasons shown that the number of students slighty increase to two students in Architecture courses which is similar with Landscape course and went down slightly to one students in Construction courses. As for daily needs, they show a slightly fall compared to self-satisfaction. One student came from Construction courses, two students from Landscape courses and one students from Architecture courses.
From the table above we could see that the most famous reasons stress from the students was to gain side income when doing part-time job. This could most probably be due to the rising price of goods nowadays. It is hard to pay the goods on their own if they are not working. A part from that, Architecture courses shows the highest rank to get side income when doing part-time job. This is because they usually needs to buy lots of equipment to complete their project such as boards, stationery and sketch books. Besides that, self- satisfaction also tend to contribute directly as the main reasons students do part-time job. This could be due to gain more experience for their future job. If a student manages to find a job that has things related...
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