The Study of the Skils to Evaluate Reliable Online Information of Youth Aged 12-17 in Bangkok and Vicinities

Authors

รศ.ดร.นิธินันท์ ธรรมากรนนท์, น.ส.ณัฐิกา ชุณห์สุทธิวัฒน์

Published

Proceedings of the 2017 International Conference on Information Technology

Abstract

The purposes of this research were (1) to analyze components of reliable online information evaluation which youth in Bangkok and its vicinity acquired; and (2) to analyze the youth’s skill in evaluating reliable online information. The group sample was 400 people. A questionnaire was used to collect the data. The result showed that (1) Youth between 12-17 in Bangkok and vicinities did not pass the evaluating reliable online information test: CRAAP Test (2) By dividing the CRAAP test into 5 components, the youth only acquired 3 components which are 1) Currency 2) Relevance and 3) Authority. (3) Frequency of the Internet usage, duration of the Internet usage and experience from action or event on the Internet which can convince and victimize the Internet user influence on the skills used for CRAAP Test’s component of Currency. (4) Frequency of the Internet usage, duration of the Internet usage and experience from action or event on the Internet which can convince and victimize the Internet user influence on the skills used for CRAAP Test’s component of Relevance. (5) Gender, frequency of the Internet usage and duration of the Internet usage influence on the skills used for CRAAP Test’s component of Authority (6) Gender, duration of the Internet usage and experience from action or event on the Internet which can convince and victimize the Internet user influence on the skills used for CRAAP Test’s component of Accuracy. (7) Gender influences on the skills used for CRAAP Test’s component of Purpose (8) Frequency of the Internet usage, duration of the Internet usage and experience from action or event on the Internet which can convince and victimize the Internet user influence on the skills used for CRAAP Test overall.

The Study of the Skils to Evaluate Reliable Online Information of Youth Aged 12-17 in Bangkok and Vicinities. Singapore, The 2017 International Conference on Information Technology (190-194).