School of Education

Ayub Sheik

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Ayub Sheik Associate Professor

Seniority Prof.

Leadership Language and Arts Education

Discipline English Education

Emailsheika@ukzn.ac.za

Contact Number 031-260-3138

Campus Edgewood Campus

Office Address 312 Main Tutorial Building

Last Updated 5 days ago

Degrees Held

  • PhD (UKZN),
  • MA,
  • PGCE,
  • BA(Hons-UNISA),
  • BA (Hons-UKZN)

Profile

Research Interests

  • Academic literacy for postgraduates
  • Narratology
  • Teaching Shakespeare
  • Decolonization in literature & pedagogy
  • Romantic poetry/novel

Teaching Interests

  • Academic Literacy for postgraduates
  • Narratives in Education
  • The Great Gatsby
  • Teaching Shakespeare
  • Poetry – all genres

Publications

Teaching Expertise

  • Postgraduate Academic Literacy
  • Narratives in Education
  • Poetry- all genres
  • Teaching Shakespeare

Community Involvement

  • Textbook rescreening: English Home Language: Grade 12. March 2013.
  • Workshops for Head of Department in Kwazulu-Natal schools: Jika imiFundo project. Grade 8 and 9. English as a second language: Reading strategies in the classroom: August  2014
  • Workshops for Head of Department in Kwazulu-Natal schools: Jika imiFundo project. Grade 8 and 9. English as a second language: Writing  strategies in the classroom: July  2015
  • Workshop at Teachers Festival at Richards Bay, Utungulu. Literacy across the curriculum. 3 September 2015.

Supervision