The Importance Of Social Media
The study does not use a large enough population size or identify whether time spent with social media differs according to culture, socioeconomic status, or course load. The study was also conducted at only one university. Had the study been conducted at other large colleges around the United States, was able to test students by major, age, and race then the study would be more beneficial and further shed light on impact that social media can have on academic performance.
In the future, researchers should be aware of the sample size and the honesty of survey takers. A participant can very well claim that they are involved with social media on a consistent basis and have a 4.0 g.p.a. Yet, in reality the student may use allot of social media and have 2.3 g.p.a. The honesty of participants is crucial in the final assessment of such study and is something that future researches must be aware …show more content…
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