Kumudu Senevirathna



Email : kumusene@yahoo.com


♦  B.Sc(Hons)(Agri) second class lower division, University of Peradeniya

♦  Post Graduate Diploma in Education, University of Colombo

♦ Master of Education in Science Education, University of Colombo

♦ PRINSETT English teacher training course

♦ Certificate in teaching in higher education

Areas of Teaching

General Methodology of Teaching, Curriculum Theory & Process, Special Methodology of Teaching in Biology, Environmental Education as a special Area in Education

Areas of Research Interests

Awards and Grants

Editorial work


Unpublished Thesis

♦ A case study to find out the factors account for the low achievement in English of Grade 11 students -2004

♦ An Inquiry into the organization of lessons towards the intended outcomes of the science curriculum 2007 at the junior secondary level in the schools of Sri Lanka-2009

Joint Reserach

♦ Preparation of observation schedule and observation of schools (08) – Final Survey for the Impact Evaluation of SBM in Sri lanka-2008

Chapters and Web Documents

Journal Articles

♦ Teaching, methods, techniques and Strategies , An article in the magazine Adyapana prathiba ( BEd)- 3, Faculty of Education, 2010

♦ An inquiry into the role of the teacher as an educational researcher under the constructivist approach of learning- An article in the magazine – Adyapana prathiba(PGDE)- 3, Faculty of Education, 2009

♦ Inquiry based Science instruction – the best method of science teaching- An article in the magazine – Adyapana Sanvada – Faculty of Education , 2009

Technical Reports

Conference Papers

Book Publications

Other responsibilities

♦ A member of the Annual Board of Survey, Faculty of Education, University of Colombo.

Involvement with other organizations

♦ Visiting lecturer on project Report Supervision of Bachelor of labor Education Degree programme2006/2007-Institute of Human resource Advancement, University of Colombo

♦ Visiting lecturer on Curriculum Organization of Master of degree in Chemistry Education –Faculty of Science, University of Colombo

♦ Chief supervisor in the marking panel of PGDE Examination at National Institute of Education-2009/2010

♦ Invigilator in the marking Panel of SLEAS-2011 at the National Evaluation and Testing Service Department of Examinations, Sri Lanka