Charles L. Mifsud

Professor Charles L. Mifsud is Head of the Department of Arts and Languages in Education of the Faculty of Education at the University of Malta. He has directed international teams of research which have developed ‘value-added’ techniques for using the study of literacy progress as a basis for school improvement.

Charles directs also the Centre for Literacy at the University of Malta. The Centre is involved in a number of multimedia based projects dealing with the promotion of literacy and language through print and audio materials, the internet and mobile devices. The Centre is currently conducting research into the effects of videogames on literacy and language learning.