Our study intends to find out the tardiness of UP Cebu students and the reasons and factors that may influence this tardiness. In conclusion, Facebook may have good and bad effects to the study habits of college students but the bad effects outweigh the good effects.
On the point of academic performance or excellence, Tuckman posited that, performance is used to label the observable manifestation of knowledge, skills, concepts, and understanding and ideas. The students who were more affected by Facebook were the ones who had the site on their mobile devices and when they were studying, they would be receiving messages from the site and this would distract them, as they are not used to multi-tasking as cited in Sotomayor, n.
They actually surf for only three to four minutes on each visit to be updated, but they severally visit Facebook a day. Cordogan as cited by Weade,said that a school in Chicago, Illinois adapted a similar curriculum and yielded positive results.
Sharing links and checking to see what friends are up to are positive predictors of GPAs, the study found. Professors nowadays have begun using Facebook to send notes, homework and announcements to students and in turn, also allow students to get in touch with their professors for any clarifications.
These causes of tardiness will lead to serious effects. How does Facebook affect your grades? However, Facebook will become a great distraction when the students stop taking advantage of how it can help their studies and start using it unproductively through non-school related activities e.
It creates problems, not just to the students but also to the teachers Cowan Avenue Elementary School Community,para 1. A significant finding from the study is about the use of social networking sites Facebook for the purpose of learning.
First and foremost, she asked consent from the students and their parents in order to gain permission to collect their school records. From reliable research materials like online journals and research papers, we will provide some facts and theories from authors, teachers and notable people in order to have a concrete justification of our study.
It is also the reason why the most important lessons and subject matters are discussed during this time. Developing a conceptual model that provides a descriptive representation of your theory.
Students try to do multitasking by simultaneously opening their assignments and entertainment sites and they ultimately loose grades. Oghuvbu collected the data from a sample size of 17, Nigerian respondents from The incorporation of Facebook into the busy lives of college students may have various effects with their study habits and consequently with their grades.
Effects of Tardiness Tardiness among students has its own negative repercussions. It helps for active learning, co-ordination among students, emphasizing on task and respecting diversity.
This will lead to results that are poor and decrease the achievements.
The effort on the remedy on lateness or tardiness does not start and end with the school. Despite many educational institutions having established infrastructure for the support of Facebook integration into classroom learning, building an effective integration methodology poses a major challenge for the researchers to counter.
It is in the hands of students, in consultation with their parents, to define preferences and decide how to spend their time. Other researchers have investigated the effects of using Facebook on academic performance for undergraduate students at the Lulea University of Technology Sweden in relation to their personality traits.
First and foremost, she asked consent from the students and their parents in order to gain permission to collect their school records. Students spend a lot of time Facebooking, searching, and texting. Many researchers are aware that Facebook is not the only thing that could possibly be taking away study time.
However, in the case of interaction with teachers, an equal split of opposite opinions exists. Two other researchers further investigated if there is any effect of using Facebook while accessing through distinct devices. It is amazing what students will do in order to prevent themselves from going on time demanding websites like Facebook.
Another reason is the lack of motivation. Social networking is a great form of entertainment. The questionnaire had four questions, one of which was about the causes of lateness among the secondary students of Nigeria. The test showed that the use of social networks in school has a negative impact on grades.
It helps to share the new ideas between the students and faculty who gives the different suggestions that how to develop the new ideas.Upon data collection from the University students of Vocational Technology the study came up that, factors such as financial status of students, exposure to technology, popularity of social media among students, freedom to use social media networks and attitudes regarding the social media were influencing the adoption of social networking.
The Use of Social Networking Sites among the Undergraduate Students of University of Abstract This study was carried out to investigate the use of social networking sites among the undergraduate students of university of Nigeria Nsukka.
In the context of Background of the Study Social networking sites are fast becoming very popular. The Use of Social Networking Sites among the Undergraduate Students of University of Abstract This study was carried out to investigate the use of social networking sites among the undergraduate students of university of Nigeria Nsukka.
In the context of Background of the Study Social networking sites are fast becoming very popular. The purpose of this research study is to examine the influence of Social Media and Academic Performance Of students in University of Lagos.
Five Research questions and five Research hypotheses guided the study. To achieve this, the descriptive survey. The Influence of Social Networking and Study Habit on Academic Performance.
The Effects of Study Habit on the Academic Performance of Students. THE EFFECT OF STUDY HABIT ON STUDENT ACADEMIC PARFORMANCE: A CASE STUDY OF LAPAI LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF NIGER STATE.
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