Hello I am a form 5 student from HKMA David Li Kwok Po College and I am doing my Independent Enquiry Study(IES) on the “Impacts of Korean Wave Stars on the Personal Development of Teenagers in Hong Kong”. Therefore, I would like to ask that you please help me fill out this questionnaire on the topic. All information obtained is for the enquiry’s purpose and will remain confidential. Thank you.
Sex:  Female  Male
Age:  11-13  14-16  17-19
1. Do you describe yourself as a fan of Korean wave stars?
 Yes (go to question 2)  No( go to part B)
2. Who is your favorite Korean wave star?
3. Why is he/she your favorite?
4. In your opinion, what are the main characteristics than Korean wave stars possess that make them attractive to you? (Please choose 2)  Beautiful/Handsome appearance  Good fashion sense  Talent  Great confidence of Korean stars  Korean star’s personal lives  Popularity with the opposite gender  They’re popular amongst my friends so I follow  They are unique to other stars
3. Do you tend to follow trends set by Korean stars?
 Yes  No(go to question 5)
4. What kind of trends set by Korean stars did you mainly follow?(choose 1)  Started to learn Korean  Clothing  Make up  Behavioral patterns  Food they like to eat  Taking up their hobbies  Hairstyles
|To what extent does the Korean wave affect your choices in…. |Small extent Large extent | |i. Clothing |1 2 3 4 5 | |ii. Friends |1 2 3 4 5 | |iii. Boyfriends/Girlfriends |1 2 3 4 5 | |iv. Leisure activities |1 2 3 4 5 | |v. Diet |1 2 3 4 5 | |vi. Behavior |1 2 3 4 5 | |vii. Role models |1 2 3 4 5 |
5. When you are able to follow these trends, how do you feel?( choose 2)  Cooler  More confident  Prettier/ More handsome  Entertained  More fitted with peers and society  Smarter
6. When you are unable to follow these trends, how do you feel? ( for example your parents don’t allow you to, you don’t have enough money, you don’t know how to follow the trends)(choose 2)  Depressed  Weak  Disliked  Unappealing  Incapable  Isolated
7. How much time do you spend every week obtaining information about Korean stars, listening to their music, watching Korean TV dramas, etc.?  1-3 hours 4-6 hours  7-9 hours  >10hours
9. How much money do you spend on average monthly on buying Korean wave products?(e.g. magazines, clothes/accessories, CDs, DVDs, concerts, posters, collectables) $100-$300  $300-$500  $600-$800  >$900
10. How much do you tend to spend on the following Korean wave products? Magazines:_____ Concerts :______
Clothes/accessories:____ Posters :_____
CDs/DVDs:_____ Others(please state :___________) :________
10. When you see products advertised by Korean stars, how much more likely will you buy them?  Much more likely  A bit more likely  Completely depends on whether I need it
11. Do you mind spending more money on products advertised by Korean wave stars?  Yes  No
12. Why or why not?...