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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2017.6(8): 3048-3057
DOI: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2017.608.364


Impact of Social Media upon Undergraduates Student Behaviors in University of Kufa, Iraq
Mansour Abdullah Falah1, Ahmed A. Al-Shammari2 and Ibrahim A.K. AL-Ashour1
1Department of nursing, Kufa University, Najaf, Iraq
2Department Microbial Genetics, College of Biotechnology,Al-Nahrain University, Baghdad, Iraq
*Corresponding author
Abstract:

There has been a great and rapid development in technology of various kinds, including social media, which have made the world a small village. In terms of video and audio communication, different behaviors have appeared in recent times, affecting the behavior of individuals negatively. A study of descriptive between Kufa University students for Day and Night studies was conducted for both sexes. A sample of (525) male and female students from all 21 university faculties was taken from 25 students randomly. Starting with the study from December 2016 to March 2017, a heterogeneous stratified sample was selected. The data was collected by means of a questionnaire designed and composed of three parts. The first part included the demographic information (5 items). The second part included information about social media that included (4 items) and last information about the behavior included (50 items). The study showed that 36% of the students were affected by the social media. As for the other demographic part, no significant relationship was found.


Keywords: Impact, Social Media, Behaviors.
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Mansour Abdullah Falah, Ahmed A. Al-Shammari and Ibrahim A.K. AL-Ashour. 2017. Impact of Social Media upon Undergraduates Student Behaviors in University of Kufa.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 6(8): 3048-3057. doi: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2017.608.364