2011

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Dr. Samuel Nyman’s research showcased on the BU Research Blog

Dr. Samuel Nyman of the Psychology Research Group has had his research into the psychosocial aspects of falls and their prevention in older people showcased on the BU Research Blog.  To view the full article about Samuel’s work, please click here.

Dr. Jacqui Taylor appointed Editor of the journal 'Psychology Teaching Review'

Dr. Jacqui Taylor appointed Editor of the journal ‘Psychology Teaching Review’

Congratulations are due to Dr. Jacqui Taylor of the Psychology Research Group who has just been appointed Editor of the BPS journal ‘Psychology Teaching Review’. The news comes as Jacqui stands down from a three year term as Chair of the BPS Division of Academics, Researchers and Teachers in Psychology. Well-done Jacqui!    

Bournemouth University research into prosopagnosia (face blindness)

Bournemouth University research into prosopagnosia (face blindness)

Prosopagnosia, or ‘face blindness’ is a little known condition affecting 1 in 50 people. As Bournemouth University psychology lecturer Dr Sarah Bate explains, it is ‘literally a loss of memory for faces’. Speaking to BBC Inside Out’s Jon Cuthill, Dr Bate said: “Prosopagnosia sufferers know what a face is. They know the basic configuration of [...]

BU academics research the conservation of historic vehicles

BU academics research the conservation of historic vehicles

A team of academics from the Sustainable Design Research Centre at Bournemouth University have presented their research on the sustainable conservation of historic vehicles at the Institute of Physics conference ‘Cultural Heritage meets Science: The Interface’. The conference, held in Portsmouth, gave Professor Mark Hadfield and Dr Zulfiqar Khan from BU to participate as invited [...]

BSc (Hons) Games Technology at Bournemouth University

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If you want to learn more about the techniques used for the development of games, animation and graphics then BU’s BSc (Hons) Games Technology could be for you.   If you like what you see call BU’s Clearing hotline on 01202 524111 or 01202 966777.