Communication Problems Affecting the Lives of High-School 12th-Grade Students

Volume 6 -Special Issue (December 2021)
Yasemin YILDIZ Ömer Faruk TUTKUN
Pages: 477-485 Download Count : 1153 View Count: 1462 DOI Number 10.24331/ijere.940199 Facebook Share on Google+ Save to Zotero Save to Mendeley


In this study, it is aimed to reveal the communication problems faced by high school 12th grade students in their lives. Semi-structured interview model, one of the qualitative research methods, was used in the study. Interview form was used as data collection tool in the study. The study group of the research consists of 24 high school students in Pendik district of Istanbul province. The data obtained from the interviews have been analyzed using the method of descriptive analysis. The findings obtained in the research are given below: 1- The communication problems that high school 12th grade students face with their families are mostly not to understand and to make pressure. 2- High school 12th grade students' communication problems with their friends are mostly insecurity, selfishness, gossip and slang speeches. 3- The communication problems that high school 12th grade students encounter with their teachers are mostly misunderstanding and humiliating behavior. 4- Communication problems that high school 12th grade students encounter in social life are mostly rude behaviors and intolerance. 5- According to high school 12th grade students, effective communication should be most within the framework of understanding, listening and respect for each other.


  • Students
  • communication
  • high school
  • behavior
  • school
  • adolescence
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