INFLUENCE OF TWITTER ON THE READING ABILITY OF UNIVERSITY UNDERGRADUATES

Twitter usage can contribute to students positively and negatively depending on the users and the purpose for its uses, it is on this thrust that the researchers examined the influence of Twitter on the reading ability of Bowen University undergraduates. The research is anchored on Technology Determinism Theory which was explained and related carefully to this result with the aim of given depth to the research. The research also used survey design coupled with 170 copies of questionnaires that were administered to respondents in Bowen University, Iwo Osun State who were simple randomly selected from which 153 copies were correctly …READ MORE …

NEGATIVE INFLUENCE OF SOCIAL MEDIA ON HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS IN NIGERIA

Human activities and events have been altered by the emergence of the internet especially in the last ten years. One of the aspects of life that has been seriously redefined is communication. Before now, people communicate with friends, families, institutions etc via letter either sent through a commercial bus or somebody travelling to the same spot; and later through the post office and other means peculiar to different people in different regions with no feedback or with a delayed feedback. In the search for better and effective means of communication led to the development of telephone which most homes cannot …READ MORE …

APPRAISAL OF MUSIC AS AN INSTRUMENT OF PROMOTING MORAL STANDARD

The study is set out to examines music as an instrument of promoting moral standard  with a specific focus on Iyanu by Tope Alabi on Students of Osun State Polytechnic Iree. Music is said to be a means of entertainment among others depend on the nature and music content. However, Iyanu By Tope Alabi is one of the must listen music by the students of Osun state polytechnic which actually influence their moral value and spiritual life. The study was anchored on the Uses and Gratification and Perception theories. Survey research method was adopted in which 150 copies of questionnaires …READ MORE …