School of Education

Zinhle Nkosi


Zinhle Nkosi
Dr. Zinhle Nkosi
Senior Lecturer

Discipline isiZulu Education

Contact Number 031-260-3691

Campus Edgewood Campus

Office Address CF 124, Main Tutorial Building

Last Updated 8 months ago

Degrees Held

  • National Teachers’ Diploma, Azaliah College of Education, 1999.
  • Bachelor of Arts (BA), UNISA, 1997.
  • Honours Bachelor of Arts (B.A. Hons), UNISA, 1999.
  • Advanced Certificate in Education, with specialization in English, UNISA, 2006
  • Advanced Certificate in Education, with specialization in Leadership, Management & Administration, University of Natal, 2002.
  • Master in Education (M Ed), UKZN, 2007.
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), UKZN, 2011.

Research Interests

  • Linguistics, reading and writing research, language policy, postmodern literature.

Teaching Interests

  • Language Teaching.
  • Literature
  • Critical, social constructivist, Cultural and Post-modern theories.

Selected Publications

Community Involvements

  • 2014-2015 Masifunde Sonke Community Project

Teaching Expertise

  • Language and literature.
  • Literary theories.

Student Supervision