Metacognitive skill on students of science education study program: Evaluation from answering biological questions


  • Mochammad Yasir Department of Science Education, University of Trunojoyo Madura, Telang Street PO BOX 2 Kamal, Bangkalan City, East Java 69162
  • Aida Fikriyah Department of Science Education, University of Trunojoyo Madura, Telang Street PO BOX 2 Kamal, Bangkalan City, East Java 69162
  • Nur Qomaria Department of Science Education, University of Trunojoyo Madura, Telang Street PO BOX 2 Kamal, Bangkalan City-East Java 69162
  • Aushia Tanzih Al Haq Department of Life Science, National Central University, Number 300, Zhongda Road, Zhongli District, Taoyuan City 32001



metacognitive awareness inventory, metacognitive skill, science education


The metacognitive skill is a competency that must be mastered by students of educational program so that they are able to empower this competency in their students later. The purpose of this study was to analyze the metacognitive skill profile of students of the Science Education program at the University of Trunojoyo, Madura-Indonesia. The research involved 110 students as the research subject. Data were collected using metacognitive awareness inventory then analysed using descriptive quantitative method. The results indicated that students’ metacognitive skill improved well (71.93%). Furthermore, the metacognitive skill in every component also enhanced well (64.53 - 75.81%), and the “debugging strategies” in this skill developed excellently (88.30%). To sum up, the metacognitive skill on students of science education study program at University of Trunojoyo Madura enhanced well.


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Author Biographies

Mochammad Yasir, Department of Science Education, University of Trunojoyo Madura, Telang Street PO BOX 2 Kamal, Bangkalan City, East Java 69162

Aida Fikriyah, Department of Science Education, University of Trunojoyo Madura, Telang Street PO BOX 2 Kamal, Bangkalan City, East Java 69162

Nur Qomaria, Department of Science Education, University of Trunojoyo Madura, Telang Street PO BOX 2 Kamal, Bangkalan City-East Java 69162

Aushia Tanzih Al Haq, Department of Life Science, National Central University, Number 300, Zhongda Road, Zhongli District, Taoyuan City 32001


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