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Zaidatul Akmal Binti Abdul Hamid

Academic Qualification

  • TESL - Masters Degree, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)
  • TESOL - Bachelor Degree, University of Warwick

Zaidatul Akmal Binti Abdul Hamid

CELPAD Lecturer
IIUM Gambang Campus

CENTRE FOR LANGUAGES AND PRE-UNIVERSITY ACADEMIC DEVELOPMENT


zaidatulakmal@iium.edu.my
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Expert Profile


Zaidatul Akmal Abd Hamid holds a Master's degree in TESL from UKM and is currently pursuing her Ph.D (TESL) in IIUM. She has participated in and presented papers at international conferences and currently, her research interest is on hypertext reading and metacognition.
Zaidatul started her career as an English teacher in MRSM Kuala Klawang, Negeri Sembilan in 2001 and joined IIUM in 2008 as a CELPAD teacher.
For the past seven years, Zaidatul has held several administrative positions at CELPAD. Presently, she is the Coordinator of Languages at the Centre for Foundation Studies (Gombak).


Area of Specialisation


  • Social Science ~ Social Science ~ Education ~ Language Literacy (Including English (TESOL, ESL, TEFL) and other Languages) - ESL, CALL, Reading


Teaching Responsibilities


ENGLISH LEVEL VI 2023/2024


Research Projects


Completed
2010 - 2011 Development and evaluation of a courseware - (prototype of English grammar self revision courseware)
On-Going


Award & Recognition


16 Nov, 2023 Bronze Medal - Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) International
18 Feb, 2023 Bronze Medal - University Putra Malaysia National


Publications


Article

2020 Assessing the metacognitive awareness of online reading strategies among pre-university students. International Journal of Language Literacy and Translation (IJOLLT), 3 (2) pp. 19-31
2010 Process of l1 acquisition: linguistic theory in application. Research Journal of International Studies, (Issues 14) pp. 8-11