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Using Social Media In Higher Education: Enhancing Students’ Learning And Engagement


Divya GuptaAssistant Professor, Economics Department, Daulat Ram College, Delhi University


Social Media, Engagement, Academic Performance, ANOVA model, Daulat Ram College


Social Networking Websites such as Youtube, Twitter and Facebook are an important part of college students’ lives. The purpose of this study is to examine how incorporating social media into teaching process can contribute to students’ learning, engagement, and their academic performance. Primary Data is collected through an online pre-test and post-test survey administered to a sample of 90 Daulat Ram College students (45 in the experimental group and 45 in the control group). With the experimental group, social media is used for various types of academic and co-curricular discussions….



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