46 research outputs found

    Translation as a Course: A View of Indonesian EFL Postgraduate Students’ Attitude

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    The objective of this research is to investigate the Indonesian EFL Postgraduate students’ attitudes towards the course of translation. The researcher used a case study method by managing observation, interview, and questionnaire to collect the data. The questionnaire contained 30 items concerning students’ attitudes in terms of behavioral, cognitive, and emotional aspects. The participants in this present study were 11 students of the English Education Department of Postgraduate degree at a public university in Banten Province, Indonesia. The results indicate that the students hold positive attitudes toward the existence and the learning process of the translation course. These can be verified from the results of questionnaires which show that the average scores of positive attitudes for behavioral, cognitive, and emotional aspects consecutively are 74.3%, 80.6%, and 84.4%. These positive attitudes are not only affected by the lecturer-student interaction, but also by the cooperative learning atmosphere and experience that the lecturer and students manage while having a teaching and learning process of translation. Since attitudes can be modified by the experience, the effective translation teaching and learning process can encourage students to be more positive towards the translation course they are involved in

    Analisis Kelayakan Lokasi dan Finansial Pembangunan Industri Pengolahan Karet di Pesisir Timur Provinsi Aceh

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    . Aceh is one among 15 provinces which are centers of rubber plantations in Indonesia. Rubber plantations in Aceh divided by smallholder plantations and large estates. Until 2011, BPS recorded that communities rubber plantation area was 122.660 ha with a production of 69.972 tons per year, and a large farming area was 21.631 ha with a production of 17.435 tons per year . This study aimed to determine the location of the development of the rubber industry and calculate the cost of investment required to establish rubber industry. The data collected was obtained from field surveys and literatures in the district that has rubber production in the Eastern Region of the Aceh Province. The results of location analysis showed that East Aceh, Aceh Tamiang and South East Aceh are the three priority ranking area which feasible to set up a rubber processing industry in Aceh. Financial calculation was done for the rubber processing industry (crumb rubber) with capacity of 10,000 tons per year and assuming 20-year economic life. Results showed that: Investment Cost; IDR 36.189.274.000, Operating Costs; IDR 116.22 billion, Production and Revenue; 71.040 Tons; IDR 1.842.720.768.000, Gross Benefit; IDR 163.432.239.000 Net Benefit; Rp. 114.402.567.000, NPV; IDR 32.375.726.000, NBCR; 1,38, 21,58 percent of IRR, and Payback Period is 7 year and 6 months

    Dampak Program Desa Mandiri Pangan terhadap Ketahanan Pangan dan Kemiskinan di Kabupaten Aceh Timur

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    . The purpose of this study to analyze and evaluate the impact of the Village Independent Food Programme (Demapan) through empowerment of poor rural communities in managing and utilizing available resources optimally. The research was conducted in Aceh Timur District in two villages receiver Demapan Program Desa Seunuebok Simpang Banda Alam Subdistrict and Gaseh Sayang Subdistrict of Darul Aman. This study uses quantitative methods, with a purposive sampling sampling of the affinity group (participants) and the non-affinity. The analytical method used is descriptive analysis and statistical tests inferesial. Data used in the descriptive analysis of data scoring is shown in tabular form.The results showed domination of asset for poor households still rely on agricultural land as the main assets. Proportion of household poverty level affinity groups in the village at the beginning of the program at Gaseh Sayang classified in the category of the poor, in 2012 reached 60 percent are in the category of prosperous, less prosperous 13.33 percent and 26.67 percent only enter the category of the poor. Seunebok Simpang village at the beginning of the program is actually 60 per cent included in the category of less prosperous, and 40 percent of categories prosperous. The 2012 program in this village have not been able to improve the welfare of the community, where poor families increased 13.33 percent and 53.33 percent down to family or drops to less prosperous or poor family of 6,67 percent

    EFL POSTGRADUATE STUDENTS’ TENDENCY IN TRANSLATING CULTURAL TERMS FROM INDONESIAN LANGUAGE TO ENGLISH (Kecenderungan Mahasiswa Magister Bahasa Inggris dalam Menerjemahkan Istilah Budaya dari Bahasa Indonesia ke Bahasa Inggris)

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    Penelitian ini bertujuan untuk menganalisis kecenderungan mahasiswa terhadap domestikasi dan foreignization dalam menerjemahkan istilah budaya. Riset ini menggunakan pendekatan kualitatif dengan metode studi kasus. Partisipan yang terlibat adalah 12 orang mahasiswa pascasarjana di Program Studi Magister Bahasa Inggris pada sebuah universitas negeri di Provinsi Banten, Indonesia. Para partisipan merupakan mahasiswa semester III yang mengambil mata kuliah Advanced Translation. Data penelitian diperoleh dari hasil terjemahan mahasiswa. Mereka diminta untuk menerjemahkan beberapa istilah budaya dalam novel karya Sindhunata yang berjudul ‘Anak Bajang Menggiring Angin’ dari Bahasa Indonesia ke Bahasa Inggris. Pengamatan dilakukan ketika mahasiswa menerjemahkan. Kemudian, wawancara secara mendalam dilaksanakan untuk mendalami teknik penerjemahan yang digunakan dan kecenderungan mahasiswa dalam menentukan domestikasi atau foreignization dalam versi terjemahan mereka. Hasilnya menunjukkan bahwa sebagian besar mahasiswa (57%) cenderung mendomestikasi versi terjemahannya. Hasil wawancara juga menunjukkan ada tiga pertimbangan mahasiswa dalam mendomestikasi versi terjemahannya: (1) mereka menganggap bahwa pembaca bahasa sasaran berasal dari budaya yang berbeda; (2) mereka mampu menerjemahkan secara sepadan ke dalam bahasa sasaran; dan (3) mereka mampu menggunakan teknik penerjemahan yang tepat untuk menyelesaikan hambatan budaya dalam menerjemakan.     AbstractThis study aims at analyzing the students’ tendency toward domestication and foreignization in translating cultural terms. This study employed qualitative research through a case study. The participants were twelve postgraduate students of the English Department at one public university in Banten Province, Indonesia. They were the third semester students currently taking Advanced Translation class. The data was collected from the students’ translation works. They were asked to translate some cultural terms in Sindhunata’s Novel entitled ‘Anak Bajang Menggiring Angin’ from Indonesian Language to English. Observation was conducted while students were working. Next, an in-depth interview was conducted to find out translation techniques and students’ tendency in domesticating or foreignizing their translation versions. The result shows that the students tend to use domestication in their works (57%). The interview results also reveal that there are three considerations of choosing domestication among students: (1) they consider that the target readers are from different cultures; (2) they can transfer the equivalence meaning in the target language; and (3) they can apply appropriate translation techniques to overcome the cultural barriers

    KONTRIBUSI SEKTOR PARIWISATA TERHADAP PENDAPATAN RUMAH TANGGA DI DESA PULAU PAHAWANG, KECAMATAN MARGA PUNDUHKABUPATEN PESAWARAN, PROVINSI LAMPUNG

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    Penelitian ini bertujuan untuk mengetahui kontribusi sektor pariwisata terhadap pendapatan rumah tangga di Desa Pulau Pahawang, Kecamatan Marga Punduh Kabupaten Pesawaran, Provinsi Lampung. Penelitian ini dilaksanakan dari bulan April sampai bulan Agustus 2019. Penelitian ini menggunakan metode deskriptif dengan menggunakan kuesioner terbuka. Responden dalam penelitian ini berjumlah 83 responden yang terlibat pada sektor pariwisata baik secara langsung maupun tidak langsung, dengan jumlah kepala keluarga sebanyak 472 kepala keluarga. Teknik pengambilan sampel dalam penelitian ini dengan menggunakan teknik simple random sampling.Berdasarkan penelitian ini, sektor wisata diambil dari pekerjaan wisata dari total responden, baik itu sebagai pekerjaan utama maupun sebagai pekerjaan tambahan. Aspek yang diteliti dalam penelitian ini adalah (1) faktor pendorong pertumbuhan wisata, (2) faktor penghambat pertumbuhan wisata, (3) pendapatan wisata serta kontribusinya pada total pendapatan rumah tangga. Pada hasil penelitiandapat diketahui (1) yang menjadi faktor pendorong adanya usaha wisata di Desa Pulau Pahawang adalah adanya potensi wisata di Desa Pulau Pahawang yang menjadi peluang untuk membuka usaha wisata, serta adanya dukungan dari pemerintah daerah yang menjadikan Desa Pulau Pahawang sebagai destinasi utama Provinsi Lampung. (2) Faktor penghambat usaha wisata di Desa Pulau Pahawang adalah kondisi listrik, transportasi menuju pulau utama maupun kondisi alam seperti cuaca dan bencana alam. (3) Serta dapat diketahui pula besar rata-rata kontribusi sektor pariwisata terhadap pendapatan rumah tangga di Desa Pulau Pahawang sebesar 85%. Hasil penelitian ini dapat menunjukkan bahwa sektor pariwisata menjadi sumber pendapatan yang memberikan kontribusi yang tinggi terhadap pendapatan rumah tangga di Desa Pulau Pahawang

    Analisis Statistik Ketahanan Pangan Terhadap Perubahan Harga Komoditas Pangan Strategis Di Indonesia

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    Fokus penelitian adalah pada aspek ketahanan pangan khususnya pada aspek ketersediaan  komoditas pangan strategis terhadap perubahan harga komoditas pangan strategis. Perubahan kenaikan harga pangan komoditas strategis dapat menyebabkan berbagai masalah dalam perekonomian. Kontribusi masing-masing kategori pangan dapat mempengaruhi perubahan harga pangan komoditas strategis. Penelitian ini bertujuan untuk menentukan jenis komoditas pangan strategis tertentu yang memberikan pengaruh tertinggi terhadap perubahan harga komoditas pangan strategis dan menentukan wilayah dengan kontribusi perubahan harga komoditas pangan strategis tertinggi serta menganalisis perubahan harga komoditas pangan strategis antar wilayah di Indonesia. Metode penelitian didasarkan pada metode analisis statistisk deskriptif dan analisis deskriptif kuantitatif dimana seluruh data dikumpulkan , dikelompokkan dan dianalisa sesuai dengan kebutuhan tujuan penelitian. Hasil penelitian menunjukkan komoditas beras memberikan kontribusi tertinggi bagi perubahan harga antar wilayah di Indonesia dan persentase perubahan harga komoditas pangan strategis tertinggi berada pada Provinsi Kalimantan Tengah dan komoditas pangan strategis yang memberikan kontribusi tertinggi terhadap perubahan harga antar wilayah  adalah beras dan minyak goreng disebabkan karena kedua komoditas tersebut termasuk dari komoditas yang ketersediaannya tinggi

    Pengembangan Agribisnis Unggulan dalam Upaya Penanggulangan Kemiskinan di Propinsi Aceh

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    . Aceh province is a potential area of agricultural resources. This resource is the main livelihood in rural communities. The low income of farmers and resulted in the inability of agricultural management resulted in the magnitude of the farming community who are in poverty. This study aims to provide models of agribusiness development to reduction of poverty in Aceh. The results of review provide an indication of the factors that support poverty in the farming community is the lack of tried ability and creativity, lack of education and skills and lack of access to capital and land availability. Measures to reduce poverty in the agricultural sector can be done with agribusiness development upstream-downstream, to strengthen the partnership of farmers and groups, partnership groups and entrepreneurs (market access), improving skills match the needs and based on local resources, create and develop regional integrated agribusiness based on local resources

    INVESTIGATING THE EFFECT OF FREEWRITING TECHNIQUES ON THE WRITING SKILLS OF INDONESIAN JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

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    The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of using the freewriting techniques on the writing ability of Indonesian junior high school students in producing descriptive texts. The study was conducted in a private school located in Banten province and involved 33 students who were selected through a total sampling. A quasi-experimental design was used, with pre- and post-tests serving as the research instruments. The tests were validated for content validity and inter-rater reliability. The results were analyzed using a t-test, which showed that the use of freewriting techniques had a significant positive effect on the writing ability of the students. The t-count (2.533) was higher than the t-table (2.039) at a significance level of 0.05, indicating that the alternative hypothesis (Ha) was accepted and the null hypothesis (H0) was rejected. The average score of the experimental class was higher than that of the control class, further emphasizing the positive impact of the freewriting techniques. These results suggest that the implementation of freewriting as a teaching techniques has the potential to enhance the writing ability of Indonesian junior high school students

    Idiomatic Phrases among Banten Sundanese Local Language Speakers: An Exploratory Case Study

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    PurposeThere have been many studies on local languages in Indonesia. However, the study that focuses on Banten Sundanese Language, henceforth is BSL, seems to have not been widely studied, especially its idiomatic phrases. To reach the gaps, this present study aims to explore in-depth investigations about (1) the form of idiomatic phrases in BSL; (2) the use of idiomatic phrases among BSL speakers; and (3) the efforts to preserve the idiomatic phrases in BSL.MethodTo solve the problems, Pandeglang Regency in Banten Province was selected as the locus, and it involved 27 informants who were justified and snowballed. The method used in this research was a case study, with observation, interviews, and documentation as data collecting techniques.Results/findingsThe findings show there are 94 idiomatic phrases in BSL, and most of the informants (63%) claim that the phrases are limited in use.ConclusionIt concludes that real works are emerged in collecting and preserving the BSL phrases through: (a) using BSL as a colloquial language; (b) applying BSL as a compulsory course at both primary and secondary schools; (3) encouraging the regulations to rule the use of BSL among the speakers; (4) publishing BSL dictionary and other literatures; and (5) controlling the use of gadgets, smartphones, and other technological media for the children.

    Penguatan Pendidikan Karakter (PPK) Berbasis Budaya Islami Sekolah di MI Muhammadiyah Sidorejo Bandongan

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    Pendidikan karakter tidak bisa dilepaskan dari substansi pendidikan dalam mengatasi berbagai problema anak bangsa. Hal ini sebagaimana dialami juga oleh MIM Sidorejo terdapat beberapa permasalahan yang ditemukan antara lain: (1) Metode pembelajaran guru di kelas dalam mengaitkan substansi materi dengan nilai-nilai pendidikan karakter kurang optimal; (2) Sistem sekolah yang menguatkan nilai pendidikan karakter dalam menumbuhkan dinamika iklim budaya islami sekolah belum terbangun dengan baik. Tujuan dari pengabdian ini adalah meningkatkan kreativitas guru dalam pembelajaran dengan metode dan media pembelajaran yang dapat menginternalisasi nilai-nilai karakter islami, serta dapat mengembangkan budaya sekolah yang islami. Metode yang digunakan Participatory Rural Apraissal (PRA) yang dibagi menjadi tiga tahap yaitu persiapan, pelaksanaan, dan penyusunan laporan. Hasil dari pengabdian ini antara lain 1) menghasilkan teknologi pembelajaran berkarakter islami berupa metode dan media pembelajaran yang didasarkan atas rumusan desain perencanaan program pembelajaran aktif dengan spirit nilai-nilai islami untuk membentuk karakter peserta didik, 2) budaya sekolah islami yaitu melalui penciptaan lingkungan belajar yang kondusif, baik di kelas maupun luar kelas seperti melaksanakan peraturan/tata tertib yang telah ditetapkan bersama antara guru dan tim pengabdian, dan tercipta perilaku positif yang mendukung penguatan literasi dan karakter peserta didik
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