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Dennis M. Simiyu

Position/Status

Lecturer School of Education

E-mail Address

d.simiyu@kca.ac.ke

Academic Qualification

  • PhD Candidate Kenyatta University
  • MA Kiswahili Language and Literature
  • Bachelor of Education Arts

Membership of Professional Bodies or Associations

  • Member to International Association of Language Learning and Technology (IALLT)
  • Member to Chama cha Kiswahili cha Taifa (CHAKITA)
  • Member to Chama cha Kiswahili cha Dunia (CHAKIDU)

Selected Publications(Books, Refereed publications & Non Refereed publications)

“ Kiamu: Lugha ya Usomi ya Kale ya Waswahili” International Journal of African Literature and Cultural Studies Vol. 2. No.1. (2017). (Open access: http://onlinesciencejournals.com/index.php/ijalc/article/view/241)

Conferences & Chapters

AUG. 2019

“Tathmini ya Matumizi ya Lugha ya Kiswahili katika Kuelimisha Watu Kuhusu Magonjwa ya Kisasa katika Mtandao wa Youtube na Facebook.”  A paper I presented with two of my undergraduate students on 9th of August at Karatina University in the conference organized by CHAKITA

“ Chanzo cha Mabadiliko katika  Usomaji na Ufasiri Sasa wa Utenzi wa MwanaKupona.” A paper I presented on 9th at Karatina University in the organized by CHAKITA

“ Tathmini ya Nafasi ya Chama cha Kimataifa cha Ujifunzaji wa Lugha na Technolojia Katika Kuendeleza Matumizi ya Teknojia katika Ujifunzaji wa Lugha.” A paper I presented on 9th at Karatina University in the organized by CHAKITA

Feb. 2019:

“Code Switching and Mixing, a Threat to Mother Language: A Case of Lubukusu” A paper presented on the 20th of February during the International Mother Language Day (IMLD) Conference 2019 held at Kenyatta University, Kitui Campus.

July, 2017:

“Usomaji na Ufasiri Sasa wa Utenzi wa Mwana Kupona” Master Thesis Presented on the 34th Post Graduate Seminar entitled “ Scaling Up the Economy Through Research” Held on 18th – 20th at the School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Kenyatta University.

July, 2017:

“Nafasi ya Teknolojia na Mazingira ya Nyumbani katika Ujifunzaji wa Kusoma na
Kuandika.” Translated as, (The role of Technology and Home Environment in promoting Literacy.) A paper presented at Kibabii University in conference organized by CHAKITA on 20th to 22nd

Dennis M. Simiyu
d.simiyu@kca.ac.ke