عنوان مقاله [English]
The present study investigated Factors affecting cognitive failure including, Age, Sex, occupation, type of degree, Terms of conditional and also Cognitive failure associated with Academic failure. The study is descriptive and correlation. Statistical Society Includes all students of Azad University , Yadegar-e-Emam Khomeini (RH) SHahreray Branch(N=22904). Students were studying in 93-92 first term. Relative cluster random sampling method was used. 384 samples were selected as the main studied participants. . Cognitive Failure Questionnaire (CFQ) and Personal profile were the data collection instruments. Cronbach's alpha for the Cognitive Failures Questionnaire ./79 Obtained. In order to investigate the relationship between variables and comparing them appropriate statistical procedure, Pearson correlation coefficient, Path Analysis, T-Test and one – way ANOVA were used. There was not significant discrepancy between cognitive failure and academic failure. Also the relationship between cognitive failure and Sex, occupation, type of degree, Terms of conditional was not significant. The relationship between Age and cognitive failure was Positive. Although cognitive failure predicted Occupational accidents and traffic , but cognitive failure could not be a predictor of Academic failure. Could be due to the anxiety of test conditions. Because it increases the level of consciousness and cognitive control students.