Proceedings of 1st Workshop on Environmental Science, Society, and Technology, WESTECH 2018, December 8th, 2018, Medan, Indonesia

Research Article

Reducing Stress on Students through Traditional Music

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  • @INPROCEEDINGS{10.4108/eai.8-12-2018.2283928,
        author={N  Alfiah and A  Meiza and I N Hidayat},
        title={Reducing Stress on Students through Traditional Music},
        proceedings={Proceedings of 1st Workshop on Environmental Science, Society, and Technology, WESTECH 2018, December 8th, 2018, Medan, Indonesia},
        publisher={EAI},
        proceedings_a={WESTECH},
        year={2019},
        month={6},
        keywords={stress cianjuran music quasi-experimental (suds)},
        doi={10.4108/eai.8-12-2018.2283928}
    }
    
  • N Alfiah
    A Meiza
    I N Hidayat
    Year: 2019
    Reducing Stress on Students through Traditional Music
    WESTECH
    EAI
    DOI: 10.4108/eai.8-12-2018.2283928
N Alfiah1,*, A Meiza1, I N Hidayat1
  • 1: Universitas Islam Negeri Sunan Gunung Djati Bandung, Bandung, Indonesia
*Contact email: asti.meiza@uinsgd.ac.id

Abstract

The purpose of the research is to analyze stress reduction in students by giving traditional music (Cianjuran). The research method used quasi-experimental, control group design with pre-test and post-test data. The subjects of this research are 30 psychology students in a university in Bandung, Indonesia. In this study, the researchers used Subjective Units Distress Scale (SUDS) and adapted the Student-Life Stress Inventory from Gandzella. From a descriptive analysis, the result shows that Cianjuran music treatment can decrease the stress level.