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Teaching interests

C++ Programming

Object Oriented Programming

Software Analysis & Design, UML

Mobile Application Development

Virtual Reality

Other Interests

I have worked at the university since April 2016, I started as a web developer. In December 2018 I moved into my current role as a Lecturer in Computer Science.

I graduated from Swansea University in 2011 with a degree in Computer Science. I live in Cardiff, my main hobbies outside of work are playing euphonium in a brass band, watching rugby & ice hockey. I Also spend quite a lot of time restoring and maintaining my 1979 Volkswagen Camper van, and doing small wood crafting projects for charity.

Research interests

Virtual Reality/ Augmented Reality / Mixed Reality, and human interaction with these technologies.

Mobile & Web Technologies

Pedagogy around programming


  • QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
  • QA76 Computer software


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    Crick, T., Davenport, J. H., Hanna, P., Hayes, A., Irons, A., Miller, K., Prickett, T., Ward, R., Allen, B., Patil, B. & Payne, S., 6 Jan 2022, Proceedings - 6th Conference on Computing Education Practice, CEP 2022. ACM Press, p. 21-24 4 p. (ACM International Conference Proceeding Series).

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