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Departament de Tecnologies de la Informació i les Comunicacions
Human-Computer Interaction, Graphics and Educational Technologies
Emily Theophilou is a Ph.D. student in the Interactive and Distributed Technologies for Education (TIDE) Group at the Information and Communication Technologies Department of Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF), in Barcelona. She holds a BSc in Multimedia Computing from Coventry University in the UK. For her bachelor thesis, she developed a personalized assessment platform to enhance learning. She then obtained her Master’s in Cognitive Systems and Interactive Media from the UPF. Her master thesis focused on teaching computational thinking to elementary school children using distributed learning. Her research interests are focused on Technology-Enhanced Learning, Social Emotional Learning, Music and Education and how social media can be used to support and educate students.