Patrice Ntawigira

Name:Patrice Ntawigira
Position: Senior Lecturer

Contact
Office No: FAD 25
Tel No: +25078 9412800
Email: P.NTAWIGIRA@ur.ac.rw
ntapa2000@yahoo.fr

 

Trained linguist at University of Dar es Salaam (Tanzania), Patrice Ntawigira is a Senior Lecturer at the University of Rwanda, School of Arts and Languages. He published different articles on language and society in education system of Rwanda. He is an expert in African languages, especially Kiswahili language. .
 
Publications:
- (2014 ) Rural Basic Education for all : the Impact of the Language of Instruction on the Quality, Brighton, UK
- (2010) Language Use in the Educational System of Rwanda: A case Study of Kiswahili in Secondary schools (PhD thesis)
- (2010) Lexique Trilingue Scolaire de Base: Français- English- Kinyarwanda
- ( 2009 ) The Role of Kiswahili in the Process of National Development in Rwanda . In Kiswahili Journal of Dar es Salaam University)
- (2003) Language Attitudes in the Educational System of Rwanda: The Case of Kiswahili in Secondary Schools (Master’s Dissertation)
- (2001 ) Evaluation de l’Enseignement des Langues Modernes (Anglais &Francais) à l’EPLM (Report)

 

Teaching:
- Translation : Kiswahili-English, Kiswahili-French, Kiswahili-Kinyarwanda
- Sociolinguistics
- Creative workshops: Poetry
- Communication Skills in Kiswahili
 
Research:
- A post Doctoral research on “Rural Basic Education for all : the Impact of the Language of Instruction on the Quality’’
- Teaching Kiswahili language in Rwanda