School of Social Sciences

Siyanda Edison Kheswa

Siyanda Edison Kheswa

Email

Contact Number

Position

Discipline

Campus

Office Address

Siyanda Edison Kheswa

Mr Siyanda Edison Kheswa
syanda Designation Lecturer
Discipline Information Studies
Phone 033-260 6987
Email kheswas1@ukzn.ac.za 
Campus Pietermaritzburg
Office Address Room 346 New Arts Building

Degrees Held

  • B. Soc.Sc (UKZN); PGDIS (UKZN); (UKZN) MIS (UKZN) and MEd (UKZN)

Experience:

Area of responsibility

  • Co-ordinator ACE School Library Development and Management

Research Interests:

  • Training of teacher librarians and the development of school libraries in KwaZulu-Natal

Teaching Areas:

  • Information Literacy

ACE (Advanced Certificate in Education)

  • School Library Development and Management 620 – Information and Communications Technologies
  • School Library Development and Management 630 – Resources, Users and Use
  • School Library Development and Management 640 – Organization and Access to resources
  • Professional Practice for School Library Development and Management

PGDIS

  • Information Searching and Retrieval
  • Research Methodology for Information professionals

Supervision:

MIS

Community Involvement/Outreach:

  • Head of Academics for Izichwe Youth Football Programme

Publications/Selected Publications (2011 – 2013):

Books:

  • Kheswa, S. 2014. The use of internet by undergraduate third-year students. Saarbrucken: Lambert Academic Publishing

Journal Articles:

  • Kheswa, S. and Hoskins, R.  2012.  Use of the internet by undergraduate third-year students at a South African university.  Mousaion 30(1): 120-141

Complete Research Record:

  • Kheswa, S. 2014. An exploration of the informal learning experiences of home-based caregivers in a non-governmental organization in KwaZulu-Natal. M.Ed. Pietermaritzburg: University of Natal.
  • Kheswa, S. 2012.  Use of the internet by undergraduate third-year students of the Faculty of Humanities, Development and Social Sciences at the university of KwaZulu-Natal, Pietermaritzburg Campus. MIS. Pietermaritzburg: University of Natal.