An-Najah University Journal for Research - B (Humanities)


The purpose of the study was to investigate the Influance of sport activities on some variables among Arab students at physical education faculty at Yarmouk University. The survey approach was employed in the study through administrating a questionnaire on a sample consisting of (113) male and female students. The questionnaire consisted of (47) items and distributed on the following domains: social, psychological, moral and health. Results of the study indicated that means scores for the domains ranged between (3.79-4.46) with high estimation degree. Results of the study indicated significant differences at significance level (α≤0.05) in the all domains due to gender, and in favor of females students. And the study indicated no significant differences in all domains due to residence, accept the health domain in favor of residence (1-2) years. The study recommended the need for supporting Arab student’s adjustment to study in physical education faculty, to raise Arab student’s awareness of Jordanian society traditions and customs by coordinating efforts with student’s affairs deanship at Yarmouk University.