Using A Genre-Based Approach To Improving Islamic University Students’ Writing Ability & Hots

Muhammad Guntur(1Mail), Mustafa Mustafa(2),
(1) IAIN Palopo, South Sulawesi, Indonesia
(2) IAIN Palopo, Indonesia

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This study aims to determine the effect of genre-based and conventional approaches on students' writing skills and HOTS. This study uses a quantitative design with a quasi-experimental method conducted at IAIN Palopo, South Sulawesi, Indonesia. Sixty-two students from two classes were selected as research participants by dividing them into two groups, namely the experimental and control groups. Data were collected using two instruments: the writing assessment rubric and HOTS. The data that has been collected is then analyzed quantitatively by running the MANOVA test on SPSS 24.00. The results showed that the genre-based approach in the experimental group outperformed the control group, which used the conventional method to improve students' writing skills and HOTS.


genre-based approach, HOTS, popular scientific, writing ability


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