Ms. R. S. Ratnasingham

ms_suvendriniProbationary Lecturer



♦ Reading for M.Phil in Linguistics, Kelaniya

♦ MA in Linguistics, Kelaniya

♦ Post Graduate Diploma in ELT, Jaffna

♦ BSc. Jaffna

Teaching Areas:

♦ Teaching English as a Second Language –for Academic and Specific purposes(EAP & ESP)

Research Interests:

♦ Error Analysis, Strategies for teaching Academic vocabulary

Awards and grants:

♦ Partial scholarship for a course in teaching English for Law at the University of Edinburgh.

Conference papers:

♦ Presented a research paper at the 8th Asia TEFL Conference in Hanoi, Vietnam in August 2010.

♦ Presented a paper at the research symposium at the University of Kelaniya in December 2008.

Unpublished Thesis:

♦ Syntactic errors of L.L.B students of the University of Colombo in learning English as a second language – A comparative study of two proficiancy levels.

Other Responsibilities:

♦ Coordination of the Intensive course, Faculty of Science, Certificate in Business English, Technical writing for Science, Proficiency and Intensive courses in the Faculty of Law, Lesson material preparation, Conducting workshops, Facilitation at the Self Access Centre of the English Language Teaching Unit.