Psychology of Learning and Teaching


Psychology of Learning and Teaching

Psychology of Teaching and Learning

The Psychology team has expertise in a number of areas linked to education.

The psychological abilities of students; the impact of the learning environment upon students; ADHD and classroom behaviour, and student engagement with learning and wider FE and HE. Projects in this area have included:

  • An analysis of the Life Design student personal development programme, funded by UWTSD
  • Exploring the use of virtual learning environments in HE to enhance student engagement (Funded by Higher Education Academy)
  • The Efficacy of Social Stories in the Classroom to Reduce Disruptive Behaviours in Children with ADHD

Staff working in this area: