A scheme that accredits the best university games courses, created by lecturer Dr Mark Eyles of the University of Portsmouth Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries, has won the Outstanding Product/Service category at the 2017 Global Business Excellence Awards.
Have you ever wondered how fans deal with texts in other languages? In an increasingly globalized world, popular culture texts constantly travel across linguistic and national borders. Fans may work to make texts available in their own language, report on performances in other countries, encourage local producers to put on performances or simply cosplay characters.
A lecturer from the University of Portsmouth is the only person in Europe with a lead role in a new online computer game aimed at solving some of the world’s most difficult problems such as poverty, hunger and disaster.