School of Language Arts and Media

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Rajendra Prasad
  • Rajendra Prasad
    Job Info
    Department:
    School of Language, Arts & Media
    Position Title:
    Teaching Assistant
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    +679 32 32315
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Personal Info

Rajendra Prasad
Currently teaching Linguistics and Hindi. LN 118, LN111, LN211 and HN111.

Qualifications:

BEd PGDip. S.Pac.

 Qualification

PGCTT 2018 University of the South Pacific
MA (Linguistics) 2017 University of the South Pacific 
PGD Linguistics USP
BED Lit/Language USP

Research Interests

Active researcher on the language situation in Fiji especially on Fiji Hindi. 

 Research Projects

(2018- ) Moving into the mainstream: Embedding skills within a core academic course (Funded by the Centre for Flexible Learning, collaborating with Dr. Fiona Willans, Ralph Buadromo and  Tilisi Bryce.)

(2017-2018) Multilingual ECCE: Bringing language policy to life in the Grade 1 classroom in Fiji (Funded by USP Strategic Research Themes, collaborating with Dr.Fiona Willans)

 Conference Presentations

Willans, Fiona, Ralph Buadromo, Tilisi Bryce & Rajendra Prasad. ‘Evaluating engagement with discipline-specific academic literacy support’. 2nd international conference on English Across the Curriculum, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, 3-5 December 2018. 

Willans, Fiona, Ralph Buadromo, Tilisi Bryce & Rajendra Prasad. ‘Moving into the mainstream: Embedding research skills within a core academic course’. Pacific People’s Research Skills Symposium, Suva, 29-30 August 2018.

Willans, Fiona & Rajendra Prasad. ‘The dismantling of ethnic borders within multiracial, postcolonial Fiji: Classroom interaction in an era of new nationalism’. Sociolinguistics Symposium, University of Auckland, 27-30 June 2018.

 

 

 

 


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