Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Maritime Education, ICOME 2021, 3-5 November 2021, Tanjungpinang, Riau Islands, Indonesia

Research Article

Malay Folklore "The legend of Alut Island" As a Media of Character Education Maritime Society

  • @INPROCEEDINGS{10.4108/eai.3-11-2021.2314787,
        author={Suhardi  Suhardi and Muhammad  Candra and Zaitun  Zaitun},
        title={Malay Folklore "The legend of Alut Island"  As a Media of Character Education  Maritime Society},
        proceedings={Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Maritime Education, ICOME 2021, 3-5 November 2021, Tanjungpinang, Riau Islands, Indonesia},
        publisher={EAI},
        proceedings_a={ICOME},
        year={2022},
        month={1},
        keywords={folklore legend alut island character education},
        doi={10.4108/eai.3-11-2021.2314787}
    }
    
  • Suhardi Suhardi
    Muhammad Candra
    Zaitun Zaitun
    Year: 2022
    Malay Folklore "The legend of Alut Island" As a Media of Character Education Maritime Society
    ICOME
    EAI
    DOI: 10.4108/eai.3-11-2021.2314787
Suhardi Suhardi1,*, Muhammad Candra1, Zaitun Zaitun1
  • 1: Universitas Maritim Raja Ali Haji
*Contact email: suhardi.tp@gmail.com

Abstract

The Maritime Society of the Riau Islands Province has various forms and varieties of folklore, for instance the Legend of the Alut Island. This legend has the value of local wisdom that is appropriate for character education media at the primary and secondary education levels. The purpose of this study is (1) to describe the educational value of Alut Island folklore characters, (2) assist teachers in providing literary teaching materials (folklore), (3) help the availability of learning materials about folklore, and to (4) introduce students about the folklore of Alut Island. This research includes qualitative research. The research method uses content analysis method. Data collection techniques using document techniques and the data analysis using structural techniques. The result of the research is that the Legend of Alut Island contains character education values, for instance religious values, hard work, and responsibility values.