INSTRUCTIONS: Give a full and complete answer to the following social issue bearing in mind the following: 1. Adequate description of the social issue

INSTRUCTIONS:  Give a full and complete answer to the following social issue bearing in mind the following:

                                   1.           Adequate description of the social issue

                                   2.           Convincing application of theory

                                   3.           Use of appropriate sociological concepts

                                   4.           An evaluative statement in conclusion relating to the social

                                                Issue.

“Social media….. the phenomenon is certainly challenging many norms and in its current and future impact is and will be profound on all aspects of life”

Taken from The Sunday Gleaner 25/9/2011 by Dr. Paul Golding.

“The power of Social Media” (www.thegleaner.com)

In relation to the above quote, discuss how social media has affected aspects of Caribbean Society?                                                                                (25 marks)

Rubric:

1. Adequate description of the social issue in the question           4 marks                                 

2. Convincing application of theory                                                    5 marks

3. Use of appropriate sociological concepts                                     6 marks

4. An evaluative statement in conclusion relating to the social     6 marks

 issue.

5. Properly integrated references in accordance with APA and

    usage of good grammar and clarity in your work                     4 marks

            TOTAL                                                                                  25 marks