Social presence is defined as a property of the medium itself the degree of

Social presence is defined as a property of the

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medium depend on the social presence it allows communicators to have. Social presence is defined as a property of the medium itself: the degree of acoustic, visual, and physical contact that it allows. The theory assumes that more contact will increase the key components of "presence": greater intimacy, 2
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immediacy, warmth and inter-personal rapport. As a consequence of social presence, social influence is expected to increase. In the case of communication technology, the assumption is that more text-based forms of interaction (e-mail, instant messaging) are less social, and therefore less conducive to social influence. Conceptual Framework Figure 1.1 Diagram showing the relationship of the independent and dependent variable on the negative effects of gadgets to social relationship and health of grade 11 ABM students Statement of the Problem This study aimed to determine the negative effects of gadgets to social relationship and health of grade 11 ABM students in Iligan City National High School. Specifically, this sought to answer the following research questions. 1. What are the negative effects of gadgets to social relationship of grade 11 ABM students? 2. What are the negative effects of gadgets to health of grade 11 ABM students? 3. What are the possible solutions of the negative effects of gadgets to social to social relationship and health? 3 Negative effects A. Social Relationship B. Health Using Gadgets
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Significance of the Study The purpose of the study is to discuss the negative effects of gadgets to the social relationship and health. This research work will be useful to many persons as it provides information about the negative effects of gadgets to the social relationships and health of students. Specifically, this study will be most beneficial to the following persons. Family. This study will help to guide their children of over use of gadgets. This will serve as a guide to parents on how to control their children in over use of gadgets. Friends. With this study, help friends to know the negative effects of gadgets and have a control of it. Gadgets User. This will give awareness to help them avoid the negative effects of gadgets to their health and social relationships. Future Researchers. This study serve as the source of information for further similar studies in line with family, students, and peer group of negative effects of gadgets Scope and Limitations 4
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This study focused on the negative effects of gadgets to social relationships and health of grade 11 students enrolled to Accountancy, Business, and Management (ABM) of the Academic Track of Iligan City National High School – Senior High School Department during the School Year 2016 - 2017. Using the Slovin’s Formula, the participants were identified and composed of 93 students, which comprised 77% of the students enrolled to ABM strand, and 9.8% of the total population of the Senior High School Department. Desired date were obtained by the researchers through a survey using a researcher-made questionnaire.
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  • Fall '09
  • Sociology, Social relation, social relationship

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