Bicol University R&D Journal

Official Refereed Journal of Bicol University

4500 Legazpi City,Philippines

Print ISSN: 0016-4139       Online ISSN: 2719-082X

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December 2022

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  • Policy Studies
    Socioeconomic Conditions of Coastal Communities Along Albay Gulf, Bicol Region, Philippines
    Vol. 24, Issue 1, 2021

    Abstract:The study sought to provide information on the socioeconomic condition of fishing households along Albay Gulf. There were 83 coastal barangays and 401 sample households covered in the seven selected municipalities of the Bicol Region, Eastern Philippines. Results revealed that fishing households in Albay Gulf are facing several challenges that push them to abject poverty. Lack of access to alternative livelihood was evidenced by a small percentage of households engaged in entrepreneurial activit...

    Authors: Cherrylyn P. Labayo, Emmanuel M. Preña

    Keywords: Albay Gulf, alternative livelihood, fishing households, poverty

    Year Published: 2021

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  • Fisheries
    The Eel Fishery in Tributaries Along Lagonoy Gulf: Implications for Management and Conservation
    Vol. 24, Issue 1, 2021

    Abstract:This study provides a discussion of the eel fishery in the tributaries and rivers along Lagonoy Gulf primarily to formulate management and conservation strategies supportive of the economic potentials and sustainability of the resources. Data collection employed key informant interview and focus group discussion to collect fishery-based data together with the collection of 300 samples per month. Caudal cutaneous pigmentation method was used in species identification. GIS map was prepared to iden...

    Authors: Plutomeo M. Nieves, Antonino B. Mendoza Jr., Raul G. Bradecina, John Christopher C. Nolial, Niño C. Celestial, Satoshi Kubota, Katrina L. Canon

    Keywords: modified fyke net, ichthyotoxic plant, caudal cutaneous pigmentation, and glass eel

    Year Published: 2021

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  • Agriculture
    Contributions to Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (AFF) Research of Non-AFF Undergraduate Researches: The Case of Bicol University Biology Department
    Vol. 24, Issue 1, 2021

    Abstract:Agriculture, forestry and fisheries (AFF) researches' contribution to the economy is far-reaching. While there are a number of institutional researches produced, many AFF researches are lodged at the undergraduate level, many of which remain underutilized. The role of non-AFF undergraduate programs as a means to further research in AFF fields are highlighted in this study using the case of the BS Biology Program of Bicol University which may be reflective of other HEIs in the country. A total of...

    Authors: Jonathan Jaime G. Guerrero, Mark Angelo O. Balendres, Luis O. Amano, Charmaine A. Malonzo, Amelia A. Dorosan, Arpon T. Lucero Jr.

    Keywords: AFF, Biology, Bicol University, undergraduate research

    Year Published: 2021

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  • Teacher Education
    Andragogical Experiences of Filipino Graduate Students in a Korean Language Class
    Vol. 24, Issue 1, 2021

    Abstract:Teaching a foreign language entails strategies that require preparation and effective implementation at the classroom level. The approaches employed by the teacher significantly impact students’ achievement in terms of language proficiency and cultural understanding of the subject being studied. Moreover, andragogy as a concept plays a vital role in the teaching and learning process as captured in this study. Using a qualitative design, this research employed content analysis to fulfill the es...

    Authors: Inero V. Ancho

    Keywords: Andragogy, Curriculum Research, Foreign Language, Graduate Students

    Year Published: 2021

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  • Biology
    Butterfly Fauna of Catanduanes Island, Philippines: New locality records (Lepidoptera: Rhopalocera)
    Vol. 24, Issue 1, 2021

    Abstract:A four-year inventory of butterfly species in Catanduanes Island is presented in this paper with new locality records. Photographs of butterflies reported by citizen scientists to the Philippine Lepidoptera Butterflies and Moths Inc. and Catanduanes Biodiversity from May 2016 to December 2020 were compiled to generate an updated species list of the butterflies present on the island. A total of 134 species of butterflies were recorded belonging to five families and 95 genera. Butterfly species in...

    Authors: Niño R. Mape, Agnes A. Talavera, Evelyn M. Flores, John Ronel S. Gil, Shiela B. Conche, Leslie T. Ogalesco, Jade Aster T. Baldon

    Keywords: butterflies, Catanduanes Island, citizen science, endemic, inventory, Philippine Lepidoptera

    Year Published: 2021

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  • Nursing
    Challenges and Strategies of Bicol University in Compliance with the Expanded Breastfeeding Promotion Act (RA 10028)
    Vol. 24, Issue 1, 2021

    Abstract:This descriptive study utilized a pre-tested structured interview guide based largely on the provisions of the Expanded Breastfeeding (EBF) Promotion Act (RA 10028) which required evidence for verification in order to maintain the objectivity of the responses. Key informant interviews were done with Bicol University (BU) academic deans and directors (as Gender and Development (GAD) focal persons) and faculty presidents to determine BU’s extent of compliance with RA 10028, identify the challeng...

    Authors: Richard L. Bartolata

    Keywords: focal persons, GAD, key informants, regulatory compliance

    Year Published: 2021

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  • Culture
    Sense of Place of Polangui, Albay, Philippines: Identification of Its Significant Cultural Properties
    Vol. 24, Issue 1, 2021

    Abstract:Cultural heritage is an expression of the ways of living developed by a community and passed on from generation to generation. This includes customs, practices, places, objects, artistic expressions and values. It plays an essential role in society, and knowing its importance gives the people connection to the past, present and future generations, and its function in building a strong nation and its identity. The aim of this research is to record and profile the cultural properties adopting the ...

    Authors: Janet I. Triunfante

    Keywords: Culture, Cultural identity, Cultural mapping, Cultural significance, Intangible and tangible heritage

    Year Published: 2021

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  • Education
    Outcomes-Based Curricular Review of a Graduate Program Using Curriculum Quality Audit Methodology
    Vol. 24, Issue 1, 2021

    Abstract:This study is a curricular review of a graduate program to determine its alignment to Outcomes-Based Education and 21st-century learning frameworks. The review was done through curriculum quality audit using curriculum mapping, content analysis, and expert evaluation of the course syllabi of the graduate program specialization courses. Data shows a partial alignment of the academic courses to program and graduate education outcomes and partial constructive alignment among outcomes, activities, a...

    Authors: Lorna M. Miña, Rebecca Rosario O. Bercasio, Helen M. Llenaresas

    Keywords: Curricular Alignment, Curriculum Assessment, Graduate Education Curriculum Mapping, Curricular Revision

    Year Published: 2021

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  • AgricultureFarming
    Embracing the New: Factors Influencing the Adoption of Sustainable Farming Technology in Mango Farm Cooperators of Bataan, Philippines
    Vol. 24, Issue 1, 2021

    Abstract:The study aimed to determine the factors that influence the adoption of sustainable farming practices introduced by the Bataan Peninsula State University (BPSU) pool of researchers and agricultural studies experts to local mango farmers in Bataan, Philippines. The study is participant-oriented and utilized an interpretative phenomenological analysis approach which allowed the farmers to express themselves and their experiences in a manner without any alterations and prosecution. Purposive sampli...

    Authors: Leslie R. Jorge, Hermogones M. Paguia, Lorna Roldan

    Keywords: Technology Transfer, Mango Farming, Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis

    Year Published: 2021

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  • Education
    Exemplary Classroom Management Practices Among the Elementary Teachers of Bicol University Integrated Laboratory School
    Vol. 24, Issue 1, 2021

    Abstract:The study identified exemplar classroom management and discipline practices which were collected in a compendium. Mixed method using survey with instructional monitoring tool, teaching template and video documentation were employed in this research. The validated teaching exemplar templates were used to extract exemplars. The respondents consisted of 10 teachers from Bicol University College of Education Integrated Laboratory School (BUCE-ILS). There were four teachers with highly eviden...

    Authors: Marivie B. Trivette

    Keywords: Instructional Monitoring Tool, Teaching Exemplar Template, Instructional Moves

    Year Published: 2021

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