Research Output per year
My PhD was in teaching and learning computer programming. Educational research remains my focus.
Area of academic expertise - outline
I enjoy action research withing the educational setting. I focus on the interactions of teaching and assessment, and approaches to learning.
Current research activities
I am currently looking at the interactions between surface approaches to learning and the root causes of these being based in surface approaches to teaching, assessment and academic management.
Desired research direction
I have a focus towards the use of technology in the information to knowledge building process. For example will mobile devices and augmented reality succeed in producing deep immersive learning in a more adaptive manner than traditional e-learning.