Mr Nicholas Ridd

Lecturer in Media, Media

Email address

Welsh language proficiency

Intermediate Welsh Speaker
Office - 35
Ground Floor
Talbot Building
Singleton Campus


Nick is a Lecturer within the Department of Media and Communication and co-Coordinator for the MA Communication, Media and Public Relations programme.

Nick joined the department after completing the MA Communication, Media and Public Relations programme, where he now lectures across a range of programmes and cohorts.

Over the years Nick has worked within various branches of the creative sector, previously as a Music Journalist and, in more recent years, a visual creator, specialising in photography and video production. He is still active in the industry alongside lecturing responsibilities at the University, where he owns and manages a photography and video production company, creating digital visual content, primarily video and photography.

Areas Of Expertise

  • Visual Studies and Design Fundamentals
  • Creative media practices
  • Visual Branding and Marketing
  • Video production
  • Industry preparation
  • Photography and digital image manipulation

Career Highlights

Teaching Interests

Video creation and production

Creative Sound Design for Visual Media

Use of AI in creative visual media