Joyce Zivanai


  • Master of Arts and Curriculum Design Implementation and Evaluation
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Child Sensitive Social Policies
  • Bachelor of Education in English
  • Diploma in Teaching English and Fine Arts

Research Interests
Curriculum issues, Social problems & Child rights issues


  1. Women Traditional Psychosocial coping mechanism to university students Against Domestic violence – Makwerere, D. Rejoice R. Zvavahera & Joyce Zivanai
  2. Teaching ‘reading’ for specific purposes in academic areas of specialisation to university students: a case of university teaching of foreign language reading. Magret Jongore, Chipo Chirimuta, Joyce Zivanai, Israel Muvindi
  3. Increasing interaction by integrating short messaging services (SMSs) into the virtual open and distant learning (VODL) teacher education programme: a case of Bindura University in Zimbabwe. N. Tunjera, T Mukabeta, J. Zivanai
  4. The Relationship between Undergraduate science education students` achievement in Statistics and their prior secondary mathematics achievement. G. Sunzuma, J. Zivanai, N.Zezekwa, C. Bhukuvhani, M. Chinyoka.
  5. Task for further Pedagogical Professional`s oral communicative competence: a proposal for work integrated education. I. Ramirez, M. Suaez & J. Zivanai
  6. Work-integrated education: a differentiation methodology for student`s oral communicative competence I Ramirez, D. Zuvalinyenga, Joyce Zivanai, P.R.Gueton, M. Suarezr`s
  7. Negotiation in the formation of science teacher: a phenomenological examination of three lecturer`s experiences. I Ramirez & J. Zivanai

Conferences Attended

  • Indaba Conference – Presented on ‘The Meaning of Africa Dances’
  • University of Free State Conference in Cresta Lodge on ‘RESEARCH METHODS’
  • Bindura University Conference on’ RESEARCH’