Fiona Carroll


I have a PhD in Computing titled ‘Engaging Photorealistic VR: An Aesthetic Process of Interaction’ from Edinburgh Napier University (2008) and a Higher Diploma in Art and Design Teaching (1998). I have been teaching in a wide range of subject settings and education levels since 1999.

Teaching Awards

  • In 2019, I was nominated for the student-led teaching fellowship(category teaching excellence), Cardiffmet University.
  • In 2013, I was the winner of the Excellence in Learning, Teaching and Assessment Award (Faculty) for Excellence in Research-Informed Learning and Teaching at the University of South Wales (USW).
  • In 2013, I successfully became a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

    The following are a list of modules that I have taught at H.E. since 2009.

    Senior Lecturer (September 2018 to present)– The Department of Computing and Information Systems, Cardiff Metropolitan University.

  • Module leader for Professional and Ethics in IT (year 3,undergraduate, 2018 to present)
  • Module leader for Computing & Society (year 1,undergraduate, 2018)
  • Module leader for Networks & Communications (year 2,undergraduate, 2018 to present)
  • Module lecturer for Building for the Web (year 1,undergraduate, 2018 to present)

  • Senior Lecturer (November 2017 to July 2018)– Department of Computer Science and Creative Technologies, University of the West of England (UWE).

  • Module leader for Interaction Design (year 3,undergraduate, 2018)
  • Module leader for User Experience (year 2,undergraduate, 2018)
  • Module leader for Design Thinking (year 1, undergraduate, 2018)

  • Lecturer (January 2009 to September 2017) – School of Computing and Mathematics,University of South Wales

  • Module leader for IT Service Management (first and second year undergraduate, 2013-2017)
  • Module lecturer for Applied Computer Networks (second year undergraduate, 2013-2017)
  • Module lecturer for Web Application Development (second year undergraduate, 2013-2017)
  • Module leader for Media Technology for Applications II (second-year undergraduate, 2010/2011)
  • Module leader for Media Technology for Radio (first-year undergraduate, 2010/ 2011)
  • Module lecturer for Computer Systems & Internet Technology (first-year undergraduate, 2008/ 2009)
  • Module lecturer for Information Resource Engineering (first- year undergraduate, 2009 to 2011)
  • Module lecturer for Multimedia Authoring & Development (second-year undergraduate, 2009 to 2011)
  • Module lecturer for Internet Application Development (first-year undergraduate, 2009 to 2011)