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