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James Hale

Mr James Hale

Technical Demonstrator

School of Journalism, Media and Culture

Two Central Square, Room 2.43, Central Square, Cardiff, CF10 1FS


I have a background in science and experience in advanced photography and videography techniques as well as photo and video editing techniques.  I have worked with Natural History undergraduate and postgraduate students producing documentary style videos and nature photography, taught undergraduate field Geology and advanced Scanning Electron Microscopy to Masters and Doctoral students.


I teach and supply technical demonstration to students on modules focusing on current and emerging media techniques and practices. This includes demonstrating media industry standard equipment & software, and tuition of media skills to undergraduate and postgraduate students, through the delivery of lectures, workshops and associated resources to help students achieve practical and technical learning outcomes.


2022 - Present: Technical Demonstrator - Cardiff University, School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies

2018 - 2022: Senior Technical Officer - University of South Wales, School of Applied Sciences

Honours and awards

2017 - Present: MSc Petroleum Engineering - Heriot Watt

2017: BSc (hons) Geology - University of London