School of Education

Leevina Iyer

iyer@ukzn.ac.za

031-260-3104

  • Details

  • Position Lecturer;
  • Discipline History Education;
  • CampusEdgewood Campus
  • Office AddressG321

Experience:

  • Primary School Teacher (February 2008 – June 2008)
  • High School Teacher (August 2008 – September 2009)
  • Lecturer (2010 – Present)

Awards:

  • Golden Key International Honour Society
  • UKZN Masters Scholarship
  • UKZN PhD Scholarship

Research Interests:

  • Multiculturalism, African identity, Issues of prejudice, Integration, Textbook research

Teaching Interests:

  • History Education: Historical literacy, Prejudices in History, African and South African history, Globalisation

Supervision:

  • Master of Education
  • B.Ed Honours

Publications/Selected Publications:

Journal Articles:

  • Iyer, L.M. (2008). Using iPods to teach History. Yesterday & Today 3, pp.64-105.
  • Iyer, L.M. (2011). An investigation into social sciences in the general education and training band: Teachers’ views and pedagogy as in relation to integration. Durban: University of KwaZulu-Natal.
  • Iyer, L.M. (2011). Our world, our society – Social Sciences grade 8. Yesterday & Today 7, pp.190-193.