Mary regularly teaches on undergraduate and postgraduate modules across the Media, Film and Media Practice subject areas within the school. She supervises PhD students working with creative practice. She also regularly advises students working with digital media and animation in the final year of the BA Media Practice as they develop their major projects.

She has convened the BA Media Practice and the MA Digital Media and has helped to write new MA degrees during her time at Sussex.

Mary has received Teaching Excellence awards at Sussex University, Cornish College of the Arts and at other institutions.

Selected modules taught and convened:

MA / Taught Postgraduate

  • New Moving Screens
  • Theory & Practice of Interactive Media
  • Political Economy of New Communication Media
  • New Developments in Digital Media

BA / Undergraduate

  • Creative Media: Interaction Design
  • Creative Media: Animation
  • Screenwriting
  • Introduction to Media Studies
  • Analysing Media Texts
  • Theorising Media Practice
  • Project Development 
  • Final Creative Project