Can We Use Social Media to Motivate Students?

Helmiatin, (2017) Can We Use Social Media to Motivate Students? In: The 4th Sebelas Maret International Conferencee on Business, Economics, and Social Sciences (SMICBES), 09-10 Agustus 2017, Solo.


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Students currently classified with an average age between 17-20 years old. This age is categorized into the final generation of early generation Y and Z. For the educators, especially in college, now they have a very literate students with technology or gadgets, where it provide benefits or otherwise. This generation IS ALSO called iGeneration, net generation or the internet generation (born in 1995-2010). The changing pattern of teaching by lecturers and educators to students involves technology continues to evolve in line with the development of generations of stud en ts. This study tried to look at the influence of social media on student learning motivation, especially at the Universitas Terbuka. The number of respondents was 142 students. The result showed that mostly students were aware of social media and they used it for some reasons.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Additional Information (ID): L0015-19.pdf
Uncontrolled Keywords: Internet, social media, motivation
Subjects: 000 Generalities > 000-009 Knowledge - Special Computer Methods (Ilmu Umum dan Komputer) > 006.754 Online Social Network (Situs Jejaring Sosial, Sosial Media)
600 Technology and Applied Sciences > 650-659 Management and Auxiliary Service (Manajemen dan Ilmu yang Berkaitan) > 658.314 Motivation, Morale, Discipline (Motivasi, Moral, Displin)
Divisions: Koleksi Digital > Artikel
Depositing User: CR Cherrie Rachman
Date Deposited: 12 Jun 2019 03:59
Last Modified: 12 Jun 2019 04:35

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