Author Guidelines

Instruction for Author

Template Journal

Form Pernyataan


ISSN 11858-2664
EISSN 2442-4110


Jurnal Penyuluhan is published twice a year, in March and September by the Study Program of Development Extension, Graduate School of Bogor Agricultural University and the Indonesian Association for Extension Development.

Authors can send their manuscript to the folllowing address:

Redaksi Jurnal Penyuluhan
Dept. Sains Komunikasi dan Pengembangan Masyarakat
Fakultas Ekologi Manusia - Institut Pertanian Bogor
Gedung Dep SKPM FEMA Wing 1 Level 3 Jl Kamper IPB Dramaga,
Telp. 02518627793, 8425252 Fax (0251)8627793
Bogor – Jawa Barat 16680

Writing Guidelines:                                                                  

  1. Manuscript must be original and has never been published in other journals and any other form. Manuscript must be written in English and Bahasa, single space-typed A4 sized paper, 15-20 pages, including tables, graphs, and figures. Left margin 3 cm, right margin 2.5 cm, top and bottom margin 2.5 cm; Times New Roman 12 font. The manuscript must be submitted to, and
  2. This manuscript is in the form of essay, not numeric form to separate each section. Avoid using dot points, alphabetical or numeric order (vertical order):........................

          Instead, use the following order (horizontal order): 1) ................,

          2) ..............

  1. Writing techniques:
  • The title is written in the center (Bahasa Indonesia and English). The tittle describes the content in maximum of 14 words. Capitalize only the initial letters.
  • Full name of the authors (no tittle), institution, address, email, phone number, and facsimile. Authors are responsible for the whole content of the manuscript.
  • The manuscripts must comply with the journal writing style (references, footnote,  structure, ilustrastration, table, etc.)
  • Abstract must be written in English and Bahasa Indonesia, font 10, one paragraph with the maximum of 200 words in.  Abstract includes background, purpose, discussion and conclusion. Keywords must be written with the minimum of 5 words.
  • The article content must be relevant with the applied social sciences, especially extension on various development fields. The theories and practices of the extension science must be the focus of the article and related to human learning process, social behavior, development communication, community development, and development of agriculture, fishery, forestry, social and human development.
  • The article ontent must be relevant with the track record of the author’s knowledge, focusing on the objective and scientific principles. The structure of the writing must be as follows:
  • Introduction (including background, theoretical/conceptual studies of related topics, and objectives. A review of theory, concept and previous research is written using a critical review technique. In providing references, use running note, not footnote or endnote; for example:
    ...... (Pretty, 1995:10; Slamet, 2000).
    ...... (Macadam et al., 1994).
  • The research method. The research method must be written briefly, clearly and orderly.
  • Results and discussion (if there are tables and graphs/figures, they must be refered to discussion). Tables and figures/graphs are made simply, and sent in MSWord format. Tables consist of numbering of tables, titles (on the top), and notes if necessary (below the table to describe the abbreviations in the table). Use horizontal lines, instead of vertical lines.
  • Statement of gratitude (if any)
  • Conclusion is not given in points, but in paragraphs.
  • Bibliography uses “year-name” system (not order of reference); the order must be in accordance with alphabetical family name (surname/last name). the bibliography must be up-to-date (from national/international journals, books).
  • Bibliography must take at least one source from an extension journal.
  • In the list of bibliography, mention all the authors’ names quoted in the scientific articles, do not use “et al”. For example:

Donnermeyer, Joseph F, Barbara AP, Ruth WE, Gene O, Lawrence L.  1997.  
               Community Readiness and Prevention Programs.  Journal of the
               Community Development Society  28 : 65-83.

Fischer, Frank, Miller GJ,  Sidney MS.  (Editors) 2007.  Handbook of Public Policy
               Analysis: Theory, Politics, and Methods. Boca Raton (FL): CRC Press
               Taylor and Francis Group.

Hersey, Paul, Kenneth H. Blanchard, Dewey E. Johnson.  1996.  Management of
               Organizational Behavior: Utilizing Human Resources.  Edisi Ketujuh. 
               New York (NY): Prentice Hall.

4. Two copies (hard copies) of a manuscript must be sent to Jurnal Penyuluhan editor along with a soft copy in the Microsoft Word file.

5. Each manuscript will be reviewed by the Expert Editor Team (Mitra Bestari). Authors are required to revise their manuscripts according to the resulted review by the Expert Editors. A manuscript will be accepted if the authors have revised it according to the Jurnal Penyuluhan writing style and suggestions from the Expert Editors.

6. Editor has the right to edit the manuscript without changing the substance and main thought of the authors.

7. The atuthors whose manuscripts have passed the review and are selected for publication will get a publication letter. Those whose manuscripts are not accepted will also get a notification letter. Review and notification of recommendation in the resulted review for publication in Jurnal Penyuluhan will take at least two months.

8. An author with a published manuscript will get a notification number of publication. Manuscripts that are not published will not be returned.

9. Authors must comply with the above regulations. Further information about manuscript/article or other realted things can be obtained from the above address.