TITLE

Influence of Heavy and Low Television Watching on Study Habits of Secondary School Students--A Study

AUTHOR(S)
Noor-Ul-Amin, Syed; Mattoo, Mohammad Iqbal
PUB. DATE
July 2012
SOURCE
New Media & Mass Communication;2012, Vol. 4, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The study was undertaken to find out the influence of heavy and low TV watching on study habits of secondary school students. A sample of 500 students was drawn randomly from various Government secondary and higher secondary schools of District Srinagar (J&K). Heavy and low TV viewers were identified on the basis of Q3 and Q1. Besides, Study Habits Inventory by M.N Palsane and Anuradha Sharma was administered to assess the study habits. The collected data was analyzed by using Mean, Standard Deviation and 't' test. Line graph was plotted in order to make the results transparent. The results revealed a significant difference between the mean scores of heavy and low TV viewers on study habits.
ACCESSION #
82158778

 

Related Articles

  • Introduction: Media Audiences and Reception.  // Velvet Light Trap: A Critical Journal of Film & Television;Fall98, Issue 42, p1 

    The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including Barbara Klinger's essay analyzing the elevation of the cultural status of domestic television viewing through new home theater technology and another which examines local audience behavior and the censorship movement.

  • TV viewing is now another problem to manage. DALEY, KIM // West County Journal;8/24/2011, Vol. 47 Issue 34, pA8 

    The author discusses the problems associated with television (TV) viewing given the many channels available and presence of devices that enable one to streamline movies to TV and skip through commercials.

  • Reasons to be cheerful as TV viewing goes on the rise. Beale, Claire // Televisual;May2010, p17 

    The article focuses on the increase television viewing in Great Britain.

  • STAT OF THE WEEK.  // Broadcasting & Cable;8/18/2014, Vol. 144 Issue 31, p4 

    The article reports that 64 percent of television viewers prefer to watch their favorite programs in the group setting, according to a poll conducted by market research firm YouGov for BroadStream Solutions.

  • Coming Full Circle. FARR, GLENN // Campus Activities Programming;Back to School 2013, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p4 

    The author discusses significant changes in his television (TV) viewing habits and academic programming activities of the National Association for Campus Activities (NACA).

  • TV viewing is now another problem to manage. Dailey, Kim // North County Journal;8/24/2011, Vol. 39 Issue 34, pA7 

    The author reflects on the fun and complexities of television viewing since her childhood.

  • Hindi GEC genre maintains steady viewership.  // Exchange4media.com;6/30/2015, p1 

    The article reports on the decline of the Total Television viewership in Hindi general entertainment channel genre in June 2015.

  • Binge-Viewing Is Taking Hold: Arris. BAUMGARTER, JEFF // Multichannel News;6/2/2014, Vol. 35 Issue 21, p9 

    The article focuses on the Consumer Entertainment Index released by broadband technology vendor Arris in 2014 which shows that the rate of binge television (TV) viewing is growing, and informs that 80 percent of people are found in the binge viewing category.

  • Dish's Eisen: There's No Business Model. Spangler, Todd // Multichannel News;9/27/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 36, p8 

    The article reports on the services provided by Television Everywhere concept such as online video content for television customers.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics