Mrs Gwyneth Davies BA, MA

Lecturer

Carmarthen

Tel: +44 (0) 1267 676916
E-mail: g.m.davies@uwtsd.ac.uk

gwyneth davies

Lecturer for:

  • Module coordinator for level 4, 5 and 6 undergraduate modules
  • Programme Director for MA Early Childhood and MA Early Literacy
  • School representative for NSS
  • School representative on VLE group

After working extensively within the early years field (as a practitioner and NVQ assessor) I decided to enrol on the MA Early Years Education and graduated in 2010.  In September 2010 I was employed as a lecturer in the School of Early Years and became a full time lecturer in January 2013.

  • Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol
  • Plant yng Nghymru (Children in Wales)

My academic interests include children’s well-being, reflective practice, safeguarding and language/literacy development. I lecture and coordinate modules connected with these themes. I also the Programme Coordinator and lecturer on the Integrated Master and MA programmes and supervise postgraduate students.

My research interests include the role of practitioners in supporting children’s well-being through language, effective interactions and reflection.

  • Principles and ethics of early years care and education
  • Reflective practice
  • Early Literacy

I have contributed to the revalidation of the BA programme and the pilot for the blended MA module. I was involved in the development and validation of the MA Early Literacy.