S. Neranjani

Telephone : 0112586516(Office)

E mail: sneranji@yahoo.com

Qualifications

♦ B.A(Hons)(English Special)Second Class Upper Division. University of Sri Jayawardenapura, Sri Lanka.

♦ Postgraduate Diploma in Education(Teaching English as a Second Language). University of Colombo, Sri Lanka.

♦ Master of Education.(Teaching English for Speakers of Other Languages)university of Colombo, Sri Lanka.

Areas of Teaching

English Literature, Language Arts, Teaching Methodology

Areas of Research Interests

English Literature,English language

Invovement with other universities

♦ Conducted workshops for the students of Postgraduate Diploma in Education at the Open University.

♦ Conducted a one day collaborative workshop for the lecturers of the University of Ruhuna

♦ Conducted lectures for the students of the Global Partnership programme which is coordinated by the British Council in collaboration with the University of Colombo.

♦ Course Coordinator of the PGDE (TESEL) Full Time Course

Other Qualifications

♦ Certificate in Teaching in Higher Education –SEDA award

♦ Certificate in Science & Technology using Fortran – University of Colombo

♦ A.J.Gunawardana Memorial Creative Writing Contest – 3rd place

Conference Papers

♦ Enhancing Literary Competencies of Literature Learners in Sri Lankan Schools – National University of Educational Planning and Administration, New Delhi

♦ Activity Based Literature Learning – University of Colombo

♦ Enhancing the Literary Competencies of Literature Learners through Activities – Academic Sessions, University of Colombo

♦ Promoting Active Learning in the English Literature Classroom through Activities – Ministry of Education Sri Lanka

♦ Current Practice of Bilingual Education in Sri Lanka – University of Colombo

Awards and Grants

♦ World Class University Research Grant for PhD