Mr. S Galagama


Mr. S Galagama

Senior Lecturer

Senior Lecturer

Department of Social Science Education,
Faculty of Education,
University of Colombo
Sri Lanka.

TP: +94 (0)112 899734 (Residence), +94 (0)714449157 (Mobile)

  • Master of Philosophy- 2000, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • Master of Education-1994, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Education, Distinction pass -1992, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka<
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Education, Merit pass -1991, National Institute of Education, Sri Lanka
  • Bachelor of Arts(Sp. in Sociology)(hons)-1980, University of Peradeniya,Sri Lanka

Sociology of Education

Books/Book Chapters

  • 2005, Sociology of Education
  • 2010, Memory principles and strategies for teaching to remember

Conference Papers
Journal Papers

  • Sociology of Education
  • Comparative Education
  • History Teaching Methods
  • Education Research Methods

Joint Research

  • 2002, Teacher Deployment in difficult schools in non preferred areas. World Bank, NEREC research
  • 2002, An evaluation of the effectiveness of training provide for principals of school by the PGDE (EM)- NEREC research
  • 2004, National research study on Civic Education in Sri Lanka. NEREC research
  • 2007, National Level Attitude Survey on Social Cohesion. Ministry of Education G.T.Z. Project – NEREC research