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Researcher: Grace, A (Dr Abbie Grace)

Fields of Research

Educational psychology
Medicine, nursing and health curriculum and pedagogy
Psycholinguistics (incl. speech production and comprehension)

Research Objectives

Expanding knowledge in psychology
Learner and learning

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Assessing the Written Language of Text Messages; Wiley Handbook of Psychology, Technology and Society
i no how 2 spell, ok!! :) Undergraduates’ grammatical errors in text-messaging and in standard English; 41st Annual Australasian Experimental Psychology Conference
Online Learning and Aspirations in the Bachelor of Dementia Care degree; Aspirations Matter 2014
Targeted skills-based resources: Adapting teaching approaches for a non-traditional student cohort in an online environment at the University of Tasmania; The 12th international conference of the International Society for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning
Targeting skills-based resources: Adapting skills-based approaches for a nontraditional student cohort in an online environment; the 12th annual conference of the International Society for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning
Text messaging language: A comparison of undergraduates’ naturalistic textism use in four consecutive cohorts; Writing Systems Research
Txting across time: undergraduates’ use of ‘textese’ in seven consecutive first-year psychology cohorts; Writing Systems Research
Undergraduates' attitudes to text messaging language use and intrusions of textisms into formal writing; New Media and Society
Undergraduates' text messaging language and literacy skills; Reading and Writing
Undergraduates' use of text messaging language: Effects of country and collection method; Writing Systems Research

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision