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[J Int Anatolia Sport Sci ]
J Int Anatolia Sport Sci . 2022; 7(1): 1-10 | DOI: 10.5505/jiasscience.2022.09719

Study of the faculty of sports sciences students' attitudes towards disabled individuals (Case of Pamukkale University)

ALİME TOSUN1, UGUR SONMEZOGLU1, ERCAN POLAT2, Esengul KONT1
1Department of Sport Management, Pamukkale University, Denizli, Turkey
2Department of Sport Management, Ağrı İbrahim Çeçen University, Ağrı, Turkey

The aim of the research is to examine the attitudes of Sports Sciences Faculty students studying at Pamukkale University towards disabled individuals. The model of the research is general survey model from the descriptive survey model. The sample of the research consists of 255 students studying at Pamukkale University Faculty of Sport Sciences and participated in the research on a voluntary basis. As data collection tool “Multidimensional Attitudes Scale Toward Persons with Disabilities”, which is developed by Findler, Vilchinsky and Werner (2007) and adapted to Turkish by Yelpaze and Türküm (2018), is used. The scale is 31 items, 5-point Likert type scale consists of three dimensions (Affect, Cognition, Behaviour). No significant difference was found between the scores obtained from the scale and the variables of gender, having a disabled person in the family, having a disabled person in the classroom, taking physical education and sports course for the disabled, and the department they were educated in. A significant difference was found in the variable of the academic year at the university, and it was determined that the 2nd grade students showed more positive attitudes towards the disabled in the total score. As a result of the research, it has been reached that the attitudes of university students towards the disabled are positive and the fact that the individuals have a disability does not change their attitudes to a large extent.

Keywords: Attitude, Disabled, Sport, University Student

ALİME TOSUN, UGUR SONMEZOGLU, ERCAN POLAT, Esengul KONT. Study of the faculty of sports sciences students' attitudes towards disabled individuals (Case of Pamukkale University). J Int Anatolia Sport Sci . 2022; 7(1): 1-10

Sorumlu Yazar: ALİME TOSUN, Türkiye
Makale Dili: İngilizce