Mapping Isolated Places in School in Concurrence with Bullying Possibility Elements


  • Azna Abdul Wahab Universiti Teknologi MARA, 40450, Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
  • Siti Rasidah Md Sakip Universiti Teknologi MARA Perak Branch



CPTED, physical environment, bullying


This study aims to indicate isolated places in school in concurrence with bullying specific environments and elements. Observation student's density was conducted in the school and analysed using the Geographic Information System (GIS). A thorough observation conducted at the isolated areas using CPTED element checklist. The results of the study reveal that the CPTED element which triggers the isolated places mostly cause by maintenance condition on window and wall. Rather than that, shrubs and decorative sculpture could block the sight in isolated areas. These results may help the school's authorities to optimise existing features to decrease the possibility of bullying.

Keywords: CPTED; physical environment, bullying

eISSN: 2398-4287 © 2019. The Authors. Published for AMER ABRA cE-Bs by e-International Publishing House, Ltd., UK. This is an open-access article under the CC BYNC-ND license ( Peer–review under responsibility of AMER (Association of Malaysian Environment-Behaviour Researchers), ABRA (Association of Behavioural Researchers on Asians) and cE-Bs (Centre for Environment-Behaviour Studies), Faculty of Architecture, Planning & Surveying, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia.




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Abdul Wahab, A., & Md Sakip, S. R. (2019). Mapping Isolated Places in School in Concurrence with Bullying Possibility Elements. Environment-Behaviour Proceedings Journal, 4(12), 359–366.

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