Keywords : Level of Ambition


The relationship between students' demographic attributes and level of Ambition Among Nursing Students

Noor Riadh Mahmood; Eman Hussain Alwan

Mosul Journal of Nursing, 2022, Volume 10, Issue 2, Pages 279-284
DOI: 10.33899/mjn.2022.175578

Objective(s): This study aims to assess the relationship between students' demographic attributes and level of AmbitionAmong Nursing Students.
Methodology: A quantitative descriptive analytic study using an assessment approach with questionnaire items is conducted to assess the relationship between students' demographic attributes and level of AmbitionAmong Nursing Students for the periods of November.2021 to june.2022. Participants were informed that their participation was voluntary in the study. The purpose and the benefits of the study were explained by the researcher. After they agreed to participate in the study, an anonymous questionnaire was published for the students to participate in the present study. A convenient sample of (N=300)  collegian students  selected through the use of a convenient, non-probability sampling approach. The study sample is distributed at college of nursing in university of Baghdad and department of nursing in Al- Hadi university college. A self-report questionnaire (level of ambition scale) is developed from the literature, for assessing the level of ambition among nursing students. After completing the required approvals, data was collected by the use of a self-report questionnaire.
Results: Results indicate that 55.7% of nursing students show moderate level of ambition (109.45±10.393).
Conclusion: Age can be predisposing factor for level of ambition as concluded by the study there is significant Correlation among Age and level of Ambition.
Recommendation: The study recommended that develop the university’s students’ abilities to increase their awareness about importance of their role in society so they do not fall to successive frustrations that develop their feelings of alienation and affect their level of ambition.