INFLUENCE OF TELEVISION VIEWING AND VIDEO GAME PLAY ON PRESCHOOL CHILDREN’S COGNITIVE DEVELOPMENT IN MBOONI ZONE OF MAKUENI COUNTY.

PDF version

In the recent past, the media, especially TV and video games, has been of great concern to all
parents and stakeholders in the education sector. This study was carried out in Mboonizone of
Makueni county. It sought to establish the influence of TV viewing and video game play on
children’s cognitive development in the zone. Finding out the types of TV programmes and video
games children watch and play, the frequency and amount of time spent watching TV and/ or
playing video games and parental involvement and supervision during TV viewing and video
game play were the major concerns of the study. Literature by renowned scholars was reviewed
in order to have a reference for the study. Nine preschools, both public and private were sampled

Author: 
LYDIA KYANZA IRUNGU
Unit: 
COMMTECH

Principal's Message

Contact Us

Postal Address:
P. O. Box P.O.BOX 92, KIKUYU -
KIKUYU CAMPUS
Telephone:

0204917002
066-32117/32020/29

Hotline:

+254721926366

Email:
principal-cees@uonbi.ac.ke,

 

ICT  Services:

 

Email: ictcees@uonbi.ac.ke

Follow us on Facebook

 
 

External Examiners

UoN Website | UoN Repository | ICTC Website

Copyright © University of Nairobi 2017. All Rights Reserved.