Dyddgu Hywel

​ ​ ​ ​ ​Dyddgu Hywel ​Position:​Lecturer in Educational Studies (Welsh Medium)
​School:​ Cardiff School of Education and Social Policy
​ Telephone:​029 2020 5939
​Room No:​D020



Research Interests:
• Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL)
• Student engagement
• Assessment for learning
• Welsh-medium provision at Higher Education


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Project Leader:

Collaborative Provision Project: ‘Come rain or Shine’ module.
Collaborative project between Cardiff Metropolitan University, Bangor University, and University of Wales Trinity Saint David


Dyddgu is a Lecturer with the Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol in the Cardiff School of Education and Social Policy. She joined the School in 2014. Her previous career includes teaching in Further Education for three years as a Design Technology and Engineering lecturer at Coleg Meirion Dwyfor, and a year of teaching Design Technology at Ysgol Rhydywaun secondary school. She contributes to the provision of Welsh Medium Cardiff School of Education and Social Policy modules on the Educational Studies pathway, delivering Psychology in Education, Historical and Contemporary Issues in Education, Skills for Success in HE, Developing work based Skills, Research and Enquiry in Education/Dissertation supervisor and also a module leader for the Welsh Language clinic.

Dyddgu is also a moderator and examiner for the Welsh Joint Education Committee (WJEC), and work closely with the Design and Technology subject at ‘A level’.

As an international rugby player, Dyddgu works closely with the WRU's women’s senior national squad throughout the year.

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Dyddgu is also an international rugby player, and has represented Wales Women’s in the 6 Nations 15’s campaign (2013/14/15), 2014 Rugby World Cup in France, and the National Sevens squad at Fira European Championships, Amsterdam and Dubai 7’s.