You are required to conduct research among the first year students at the North-West University
focusing on how they have adapted from school to uiversity life, using a quantitative methodology.
The objectives of the study are as follows:
To determine the perceptions of first-year students regarding their experiences of school
and university life.
To determine the perceptions of first-year students regarding the challenges they faced to
adapt to university life.
To identify measures that can be used to assist first-year students to bridge the gap between
school and university life.