Opinions of a group of academicians about social media communication in Turkey

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Sevinc Mersin

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This study was conducted to determine opinions of a group of academicians about social media communication. The study was designed as a descriptive study in the qualitative design using semi-structured questions. The study was conducted with a total of 12 academicians in the 24-48 age range in the health faculty of a state university in Turkey. As a result of the study, two main themes were created as positive sides of communication through social media and negative sides of communication through social media. Determination of opinions of academicians about social media communication may be important for planning the curriculum including both positive and negative effects of social media communication in the university education. 
 
Keywords: Academician; communication; education; social media communication.
 
 

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Mersin, S. (2017). Opinions of a group of academicians about social media communication in Turkey. New Trends and Issues Proceedings on Humanities and Social Sciences, 4(2), 164–173. https://doi.org/10.18844/prosoc.v4i2.2744 (Original work published December 5, 2017)
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