Sarah Hodge

Dr Sarah Hodge

  • 01202 965669
  • shodge at bournemouth dot ac dot uk
  • Lecturer (Academic) in Psychology
  • Poole House P330, Talbot Campus, Fern Barrow, Poole, BH12 5BB
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Biography

Lecturer in Psychology and Cyberpsychology.

My academic background is in psychology. BSc (Hons) in Psychology and MSc Psychology of Education. My PhD research explored morality in video games and virtual worlds. I have research experience working in primary and secondary schools. My reserach interests continue to explore morality in real life and virtual contexts and support young people and children with technology. I have projects exploring gaming with morality, gambling, and gender.

Research

My PhD investigated morality in video in games and virtual worlds: Hodge, S. E. (2018). Press trigger for morality: an exploration into the role of moral development, moral decision-making and video game play (Doctoral dissertation, Bournemouth University).

Journal Articles

Chapters

Conferences

Theses

  • Hodge, S., 2018. Press trigger for morality: an exploration into the role of moral development, moral decision-making and video game play. PhD Thesis. Bournemouth University, Faculty of Science and Technology.

Profile of Teaching UG

  • Psychology of Social Media and Video Games

External Responsibilities

  • British Psychology Society, Wessex Committee Member Dorset Hub Lead (2019-)

Conference Presentations

  • Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology (CAA-UK), Supporting virtual heritage experiences with Cyberpsychology, 05 Oct 2019, Bournemouth University
  • BPS Wessex Conference, Keynote: Using purpose made games as a tool for cyberpsychology research and teaching, 04 Jul 2019, Winchester
  • Young People In The 21st Century: What have we learned? Where do we go from here?, The psychological implications of technology use for children and adolescents, 16 Mar 2019, Canford School
  • Realigning Cyber Security Education, Incorporating Psychology into Cyber Security Education: Key Areas and Pedagogical Approaches, 27 Nov 2017, Canberra

External Media and Press

Broadcast Interview

  • Wave 105, Moral development and video game play
  • BBC Radio 5 Live, Can video gaming really give kids a moral compass, Brett, S, 05 Feb 2019
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