THE CORRELATION BETWEEN COMMUNICATION INTENSITY WITH THE COMMITMENT OF PARTNER IN THE DATING RELATIONSHIP
By : Jessica Ayu Liana
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Faculties : Fakultas Kedokteran
Department : PS. PSIKOLOGI
In early adulthood, the individual will be facing the phase of growing. One of this phase is to search their partner for life and start a new family. this phase of growth make the individual must learn how to build a commitment in the dating relationship that they are doing. Communication become one of the way to build a commitment. communication connected with how depth and wide the text in this process of communication. But communication it self does not always going well and good. This factor can become a good or bad impact in the connection of dating relationship. this study purpose is to observe the correlation between communication intensity with the commitment of partner in the dating relationship. This study is a quantitative study with correlation methods, technical sampling that this study use is cluster sampling, population target of this study is student in udayana university with 80 respondents from medical faculty, faculty of engineering, law faculty, social and political faculty, economy and business faculty, and tourism faculty. Characteristics sample in this study is female or male, undergoing in a dating relationship, and with age from 18 to 30. Analyzing data in this study using simple regression technical analyzing. The result of this study shows that there is a positive significant correlation between communication intensity with the commitment of partner in the dating relationship that they are doing, which is the higher the communication intensity, the higher the commitment become, so conversely the lower communication intensity, the lower the commitment is.
Keyword : Communication Intensity, Commitment, Partner, and Dating Relationship.