Ira Syazwani binti Zainal Abidin

Ira Syazwani binti Zainal Abidin

LECTURER, STUDENT DEVELOPMENT

Master of Arts (Linguistics & English Language Studies) USM. Bachelor of Arts (English Language Studies) UPM.

Successfully completed her masters degree in Linguistics and English Language Studies at University Science of Malaysia. Her first lecturing experience was obtained from New Era University College in 2012. She then continued to join INTI Nilai International University before she was appointed as an English lecturer at UniKL Malaysian Institute of Information Technology (UniKL MIIT) in 2016 till current. With her knowledge and past experience in lecturing, she is capable to handle subjects related to Business Communication, Professional English 2, Fundamental English, Communication English 1 &2, Academic Writing,  English for Academic and Professional Purposes, Report and Essay Writing, English for Academic for Purposes 2, and also Study Skills. She also has vast experience in teaching English preparatory courses like Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE), Laureate English Improvement Programmes (LEP), and also teaching local and foreign students from different cultural backgrounds in various countries such as African, Middle East and Asian.

Research Areas

Her research interests are in the area of Organizational Discourse, Language and Communication in the Workplace, Language for Specific Purposes and Bilingualism and Multilingualism. Ms Ira Syazwani also has an interest in thinking and communication skills, and ELT materials design and development.