The Impact of Social Media on University Students
Young people all over the world today are on social media for the biggest part of their time. If they are bored, tired or looking for a distraction or even entertainment, social media is the place to be and the first choice for young individuals. The younger generation has created so much of their lives on social media that even education discussion forums and study groups are created on social media. The biggest reason why this survey is important is that it will determine if the huge amount of time spent on social media is worth it. Going by the amount of time that university students spent on different forms of social media, it is a good time to investigate the impact of social media on students in order to educate them more effectively. The survey is important because university students will get educated on the positives and negatives of using social media. University students’ personal development goals can be overlooked because of social media thus investigating the impact of social media in personal development is important. University students are still in the developmental age ideology wise and a survey on the impact of social media on them is important because it will expose if social media influences their ideas positively or negatively. Social media represents freedom for university students because they can be whatever they want to be. The survey will be instrumental in determining the impact of this freedom in the lives of university students. This survey will also be instrumental in determining the impact on the moods, identity, character and self-control. The survey on the impact of social media on university students is an instrumental tool in understanding the lives, choices and behavior of university students.