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Admission for PhD studies, starting January 2021

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The MCL Research Group (Cyprus University of Technology) accepts applications for two posts at Doctoral level (PhD) that will begin January 2021. The MCL Research Group (Cyprus University of Technology)...

Appointment in the Advisory Committee on eLearning

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We are pleased to announce that Dr Eleni A. Kyza, Media Cognition and Learning Research Group’s Lead, has been selected by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sport and Youth to...

Call for Proposals “Combating Misinformation through Media Literacy” grants

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The Department of Communication and Internet Studies of the Cyprus University of Technology, in partnership with... The Department of Communication and Internet Studies of the Cyprus University of Technology, in...

Combating Misinformation Through Media Literacy Conference

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The Media Learning and Cognition Research Group is pleased to announce the “Combating Misinformation Through Media Literacy” Conference, which aims to raise awareness…

New MCL publication: The Impact of Materiality on the Design of Mobile, Augmented Reality Learning Environments in Non-formal, Outdoors Settings

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The work of MCL Director, Eleni Kyza, and former MCL member, Yiannis Georgiou, has been recently published by Springer in the book  “Emergent Practices and Material Conditions in Learning and...

Internet of Things workshop at the 4th National Conference “Chemistry in Education”

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The Media, Cognition, and Learning (MCL) Research Group successfully carried out the workshop entitled “Internet of Things - Atmospheric Air” during the 4th National Conference “Chemistry in Education" which took...

Co-inform: Fighting misinformation New research grant at the CUT

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Although the phenomenon of misinformation is not new, it has taken on major political and social dimensions due to the role of online social media and the impact of the...

MCL participation in the recent Special Issue of the School Science Review

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The Media, Cognition, and Learning (MCL) Research Group participated in the recent Special Issue (Issue 371) of the School Science Review (SSR) under the theme of "Science with and for society". The...

MCL participation in the EARLI SIG20 & SIG26 conference

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The Media, Cognition, and Learning (MCL) Research Group had  a strong presence during the EARLI SIG 20-26 Conference at Jerusalem, held between 9-12 of October 2018.  In particular, the conference...

ESERA – Yiannis Georgiou doctoral thesis

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Doctoral thesis: "Investigating immersion in relation to science learning in location-based augmented reality settings" The doctoral thesis of Dr. Yiannis Georgiou has been recently published in the ESERA’s bank of European...

Summer club for 5th-9th graders

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The MCL Research group participated in the 2018 CUT Summer Club with fun educational activities for 5th-9th graders. The younger participants (5th & 6th grade)  had the opportunity to: (a)...

Meeting between members of the Cyprus University of Technology, Nanyang Technological University, and Nelson Mandela University in Cyprus

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The MCL Research group, at the Department of Communication and Internet Studies (CIS) of the Cyprus University of Technology (CUT), organized a meeting on 27.6.2018 with Associate Professor Yiyu Cai...

New research grant at CUT: “IoT for Education: Air Quality matters”

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The MCL Research group in collaboration with the Internet of Things Lab (IoTLab) of the Department of Communication and Internet Studies of the Cyprus University of Technology (CUT), have been...

Master Program 2018 (Greek)

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Το πρόγραμμα "Νέες Τεχνολογίες Μάθησης και Επικοινωνίας" Απευθύνεται σε όσους ενδιαφέρονται να κατανοήσουν καλύτερα την  επίδραση των νέων τεχνολογιών σε τυπικά και άτυπα περιβάλλοντα μάθησης και διδασκαλίας Χρήση καινοτόμων τεχνολογιών...

MCL Summer Club for 5th-8th graders

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The Media, Cognition and Learning (MCL) research group organized a five-day summer club for primary and secondary school  students from 17-21 July 2017. The overarching goal of the summer club...

RRI Festival: A public event about RRI in relation to science education at Cyprus

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The European RRI projects Engage (University of Nicosia), PARRISE (Cyprus University of Technology), and Ark of Inquiry (University of Cyprus) co-organized a public event about the integration of  Responsible Research...

Summer Club for 5th-8th graders (Greek)

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Η ερευνητική ομάδα Νέα Μέσα, Νόηση, και Μάθηση [Media, Cognition & Learning Research Group] του Τμήματος Επικοινωνίας και Σπουδών Διαδικτύου του Τεχνολογικού Πανεπιστημίου Κύπρου [ΤΕΠΑΚ] ανακοινώνει ότι έχουν πληρωθεί όλες...

PARRISE Cyprus 2016-17 national conference: RRI in inquiry-based science education—The role of education in promoting students’ active citizenship

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The 2nd round of the PARRISE Cyprus TPD program concluded with a national, public conference, entitled “Responsible Research and Innovation in inquiry-based science learning: The role of education for promoting...

Master Programs 2017

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The Cyprus University of Technology has announced new positions for graduate studies. The deadline for applying is will announce soon. Visit this page for mοre information.

Summer Club 2016

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Designing digital stories on contemporary environmental problems From 27-30 June 2016, the MCL Research group enacted a four-day workshop which was addressed to primary school children. In particular, a total...

PARRISE: Teacher’s Professional Development 2015-16

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by Eleni A. Kyza, Yiannis Georgiou, Andreas Hadjichambis, Andria Agesilaou The review of the literature, and our own research-based conclusions from previous professional development projects (PROFILES, CoReflect) all point to...

RRI and Active Citizenship

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RRI and Active Citizenship through teaching science in the context of the PARRISE European project by Eleni A. Kyza, Yiannis Georgiou, Andria Agesilaou & Andreas Hadjichambis The 1st round of...

The App Inventors Experience

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The “App inventors” experience: Empowering students to change their community through blocks-based visual programming During the Spring semester of 2016, the MCL Research Group enacted the “App Inventors” program with...

Master Programs

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Master Programs The Cyprus University of Technology has announced new positions for graduate studies. The deadline for applying is will announce soon. Visit this page for more information (in Greek).

Teacher Professional Development (TPD) Courses in Cyprus

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by Eleni Kyza, Yiannis Georgiou, Andreas Hadjichambis, & Andria Agesilaou Our first TPD program began on October 24, 2015 with a group of 48 in-service science teachers (biologists, chemists, primary...

EARLI 2015 – REPORT

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The EARLI and JURE 2015 conference in Limassol, Cyprus. A report by the organisers. The 16th Biennial conference of the European Association for Research on Learning and Instruction and the...

Recording Digital Traces and Data in Technological Enviroments

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Public lecture: Recording Digital Traces and Data in Technology Environments: Uses, Perspectives and Ethics in Educational Practices. Professor Angelique Dimitrakopoulou

EARLI Conference 2015

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16th Biennial EARLI Conference for Research on Learning and Instruction 25-29 August 2015 The European Association for Research in Learning and Instruction (EARLI) conference is one of the largest and...

Digital Literacy and New Media

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On Thursday, April 10, 2014, the master’s program “New Technologies for Communication education media and Learning” hosted by the Department of Communication and Internet Studies at the Technological University of...

Digital Interactive Stories

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On February 4th, 2013, an outstanding public lecture focusing on interactive technologies for enriching the experience of visiting a museum, took place at the Cyprus University of Technology. The event...

New Technologies and Educational Reform

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On March 22nd, 2012, an outstanding public lecture focusing on “New Technologies and Educational Reform” took place at the Cyprus University of Technology. The event was organized as part of...