Cookies and Privacy

The University uses cookies on this website to provide the best experience possible including delivering personalised content on this website, other websites and social media. By continuing to use the site you agree to this, or your can go to our cookie policy to learn more and manage your settings.

Research projects

BAME in health and social care research

Exploring researchers’ viewpoints and learning of a toolkit designed to increase Black Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) groups in health and social care research.

Read more

Brexit and mental wellbeing

Investigating the psychological factors relating to England's imminent exit from the EU.

Read more

Exploring the proximity effect

Research suggests that this simple yet promising intervention may contribute to decreasing obesity and snacking behavi...

Read more

The Impact of Game Mechanic Preference, Gaming Motivation and Personality on Video Game Engagement

This project investigates which game mechanics are best suited to increasing engagement, using several participants fr...

Read more

Exploring the effectiveness of a mindfulness-based intervention on weight and eating behaviours in clinical populations

Testing the effectiveness of the Mindful Construal Diary (MCD; a novel mindfulness-based intervention) on weight loss ...

Read more

Improving BAME Student Achievement in the School of Law

Working to boost the achievements of black, Asian and ethnic minority (BAME) students within the University's School o...

Read more

The impact of LEGOLAND on Mindfulness, Stress and Wellbeing

This knowledge transfer partnership with Birmingham-based LEGOLAND Discovery Centre (LDC) assesses how the centre's ad...

Read more

Mindful construal diaries and healthy eating

When forced between picking healthy and unhealthy foods, we often make the wrong choice. This project assesses whether...

Read more

Mindful construal diaries to reduce portion size effect

 In this research, it was hypothesised that the use of a mindful eating-specific intervention, namely Mindful Construa...

Read more

Autobiographical memory specificity and restrained eating

Determining  if priming memory retrieval with images of healthy/unhealthy foods would influence memory specificity an...

Read more

The Effect of Mindfulness App Use in Complex Needs Students

Examining   the effect of a mindfulness application on social emotional development and cognitive development.

Read more

Using Nudges to Promote Healthful Eating

This research aims to identify which nudges implemented in the school cafeteria yield an increase in fruit and vegetab...

Read more

Mindfulness-based interventions for healthier eating

Exploring the utility of mindfullness and associated techniques to aid positive eating behaviours and provide an evide...

Read more

World Dream Day: Making your dream career a reality

We all have one thing in common, dreams. World Dream Day was established to encourage everyone to concentrate on their ...

Read more

Katie Goodacre (Education Studies student): My First Children's Book

Birmingham City University BA (Hons) Education Studies student, Katie Goodacre would like to tell you about how her dre...

Read more

On the 12 days of Christmas: Ideas to make, do, attend and games to keep you busy over the festive period

We have compiled some activities you can make, do, attend and play over Christmas to keep you busy over what we know wi...

Read more

World Dream Day: Making your dream career a reality

We all have one thing in common, dreams. World Dream Day was established to encourage everyone to concentrate on their ...

Read more

On the 12 days of Christmas: Ideas to make, do, attend and games to keep you busy over the festive period

We have compiled some activities you can make, do, attend and play over Christmas to keep you busy over what we know wi...

Read more

World Dream Day: Making your dream career a reality

We all have one thing in common, dreams. World Dream Day was established to encourage everyone to concentrate on their ...

Read more

Keeping ‘HEALTHY’ at home

As we begin living in a stricter Tier System of restrictions, it is important to look after your mental health, mind an...

Read more

On the 12 days of Christmas: Ideas to make, do, attend and games to keep you busy over the festive period

We have compiled some activities you can make, do, attend and play over Christmas to keep you busy over what we know wi...

Read more

A visit from Myo-band: Food and Nutrition students get the low down on working in industry

At Birmingham City University, we want to give you as many different learning opportunities as we can, to help you get...

Read more