• Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

Discuss the impact of ICT on the way we socialise and interact with each other

Extracts from this document...

Introduction

´╗┐Ines Chan 12ASDICT MC Discuss the impact of ICT on the way we socialise and interact with each other. (750) There are many impacts of ICT on the way we socialise and interact with each other. It might be a big impact during these years. For example, social network is one of the most obvious impacts in the world. Facebook could be the best example to talk about. Nowadays, people tend to not to socialise with their friends face-to-face or meet in an actual meeting. They would rather ?facebook? them, or just simply send them a message, they do not even voice call them. Facebook makes people staring at the computer for hours and not socialising in an ordinary way, especially teenagers. ...read more.

Middle

research, 75% of the U.S. citizens have a Facebook account. This is globally affecting people?s social life. According to the researchers, 48% of the young Americans read news on Facebook rather than on any official newspaper website or even on the paper. Some people think that, social network is their life; they cannot live without social network. Thinking of why Facebook is affecting a whole range of age group, it is because Facebook has developed a variety range of area for different age of people to enjoy Facebook. If you have a closer look of Facebook, it generally has everything. It has general socialise stuff for teenagers, applications for people who interested in something like Horoscope, group, event, fan page for business people who can promote themselves on a popular website like Facebook, ...read more.

Conclusion

I can see how affective it is right now to the world as some of the students? effort grades went down because of internet(too much time on Facebook). These are the drawbacks of socialise on the internet. On the other hand, there are some good points of having ICT or social network in the world too. Facebook, Hotmail, MSN, Skype?etc. they are always a good example again. You can always reconnect your old friends, old classmates from years ago, no matter where they are, how far they are in the world, as Facebook?s mission statement says so. Facebook did make a new evolution of bringing people closer in the world on a social network. Some other social websites or applications like Hotmail, Skype or MSN did as well, but Facebook affected the most in general. ...read more.

The above preview is unformatted text

This student written piece of work is one of many that can be found in our AS and A Level Information Systems and Communication section.

Found what you're looking for?

  • Start learning 29% faster today
  • 150,000+ documents available
  • Just £6.99 a month

Not the one? Search for your essay title...
  • Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

See related essaysSee related essays

Related AS and A Level Information Systems and Communication essays

  1. Marked by a teacher

    Investigating a Transactional Website (www.latestdvd9.com)

    4 star(s)

    Suggestions for Improvements There are certain ways the website can improve, which would increase the number of customers. One very effective way the website needs to use is to allow customers to create accounts and register to the website. This would give the advantage of customers only having to enter

  2. Marked by a teacher

    Information Age

    3 star(s)

    It can be used to give the user homework. The second one is Sam learning secondary that instructs test practise and revision for key stage 3, GCSE and A levels. SAM Learning Secondary is the winner with all English status secondary schools as subscribers. And the third one is SAMlearning plus which provides user schools with extra assessments services and help Sam learning secondary inside the school Development.

  1. A2 ICT CouseWork

    The Customer is therefore transferred over to the index page where the website contents are presented to them and the customer can choose to read the text or not. The customer is now informed in what we offer as a company and Decide to either stay on the website or leave the website.

  2. The Impact of Mobile Phones on social Interaction

    This lack of interest slightly distorted my systematic sampling method as when the tenth person refused to take part, I automatically chose the next person walking past. Secondly, this lack of interest also meant that it took me over eight hours to complete forty questionnaires.

  1. Wjec alevel ict creating a website

    - Default Font, style 2 and text colour #996633, size normal Table text Warley Builders - Default font, x-large, colour #996633 Warley Painters - Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif, style 9, x-large size, colour #000000 Georgia, Times New Roman, Times, serif, style 10, colour #000000 Middle panel text - Style 11, Verdana,

  2. Internet statement investigation of supermarkets

    Therefore I will develop the syntax method and hopefully gain more results. There are 2 methods I can add to my statement so that my results will narrow. With my statement I can additionally add a plus sign which will only list pages that include the word.

  1. Discuss the impact of ICT on the way we socialise and interact with each ...

    There is also social network on the internet available to people from all over the world to check what our friends are up to. Regards to touch screen smart phones, there are some major applications online for users to keep in touch with friends in different ways.

  2. Applied ICT in business scenario answers

    Each student has a unique ten digit student number. After the analysis phase Mary will design the new system. Part of this process will be the design of validation checks. Mary will use presence checks and existency checks on the student number and presence checks on the examination scores, which are marks out of 100.

  • Over 160,000 pieces
    of student written work
  • Annotated by
    experienced teachers
  • Ideas and feedback to
    improve your own work