Zanirah Binti Wahab

Fakulti Bahasa Dan Komunikasi
Pensyarah Universiti


zanirah@unisza.edu.my

Terengganu

  • POSITION
  • BACKGROUND
  • Administrative Responsibility

    Position Start Date End Date
    Ketua Jabatan (Menjalankan Tugas Ketua Pusat Pengajian Bahasa Inggeris), Fakulti Bahasa dan Komunikasi12 Mar 202329 Mar 2023
    Penyelaras (Penyelaras Kursus Foundation English), Pusat Asasi Sains & Perubatan UniSZA01 Aug 202313 Jan 2024
    Penyelaras (Penyelaras Program Akademik Unisza), Fakulti Bahasa dan Komunikasi16 Oct 202225 Jul 2024
    Penyelaras (Penyelaras Program Akademik Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin), Fakulti Bahasa dan Komunikasi16 Oct 202214 Oct 2023
    Academic Qualification
    SARJANA (KESUSASTERAAN INGGERIS), Universiti Islam Antarabangsa, 2012.
    BACHELOR OF HUMAN SCIENCES (ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE), Universiti Islam Antarabangsa, 2007.
    SIJIL PELAJARAN MALAYSIA, Sekolah Menengah Bantuan Penuh Kerajaan, 2002.

    Expertise
    • Comparative Literature • Literary Studies (Including Literary Genres, Stylistics) • Literary Theory • Other Linguistics and Literature n.e.c.

    Work Experience
  • UMT Part-time Language Instructor (2016-2018)

  • Academic Qualification
    SARJANA (KESUSASTERAAN INGGERIS), Universiti Islam Antarabangsa, 2012.
    BACHELOR OF HUMAN SCIENCES (ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE), Universiti Islam Antarabangsa, 2007.
    SIJIL PELAJARAN MALAYSIA, Sekolah Menengah Bantuan Penuh Kerajaan, 2002.

    Expertise
    • Comparative Literature • Literary Studies (Including Literary Genres, Stylistics) • Literary Theory • Other Linguistics and Literature n.e.c.

    Work Experience
  • UMT Part-time Language Instructor (2016-2018)

  • Teaching

    Teaching Courses


    9 records
    No Course Code Course Name
    1 BIK31603 DISCOURSE AND THE PROFESSION
    2 PAA10703 FOUNDATION ENGLISH I
    3 BIK22603 INTRODUCTION TO LITERATURE
    4 BIK12203 ENGLISH PHONETICS AND PHONOLOGY
    5 BIK20703 LITERATURE FOR LANGUAGE PURPOSES
    6 BIK10503 PHONETICS AND PHONOLOGY
    7 PAA20703 FOUNDATION ENGLISH II
    8 BIK10303 PUBLIC SPEAKING
    9 BIK10503 PHONETICS AND PHONOLOGY

    Teaching Innovation


    12 records
    No Sem Course Id Course Name Course Type
    1 Semester 2 Session 2023/2024 BIK31603 Discourse And The Profession [certificate] Mod-Blended
    2 Semester 1 Session 2023/2024 BIK22603 Bik22603 Introduction To Literature (zw)[certificate] Mod-Blended
    3 Semester 1 Session 2023/2024 PAA10703 Foundation English 1[certificate] Mod-Blended
    4 Semester 2 Session 2022/2023 BIK12203 Bik12203: English Phonetics And Phonology[certificate] Mod-Blended
    5 Semester 1 Session 2022/2023 BIK20703 Literature For Language Purposes [certificate] Mod-Blended
    6 Semester 1 Session 2022/2023 BIK10503 Phonetics And Phonology [certificate] Mod-Blended
    7 Semester 2 Session 2021/2022 PAA20703 Paa20104: Foundation English Ii[certificate] Mod-Blended
    8 Semester 2 Session 2021/2022 BIK10303 Public Speaking [certificate] Mod-Blended
    9 Semester 1 Session 2021/2022 BIK10503 Phonetics And Phonology [certificate] Mod-Blended
    10 Semester 2 Session 2017/2018 BIK10503 Phonetics And Phonology [certificate] Mod-Blended
    11 Semester 1 Session 2017/2018 BIT10203 Introduction To Literature [certificate] Mod-Blended
    12 Semester 1 Session 2017/2018 BIK20703 Literature For Language Purposes [certificate] Mod-Blended
    Postgraduates Supervision

    Postgraduate Student


    No Matric No. Name Level Supervision Type Country
    1 SI1844 SAQER SALAMEH AHMAD SAHMASIN KHRESHEH MASTER Co Supervision FULLTIME JORDAN
    Publication

    Journal Articles

    15 records
    No Article Title Year Journal Title Index Name Role
    1 Media Portrayal on Global Climate Change: an Analysis of Malaysian Mainstream Newspapers 2015 Studies in Media and Communication Other Index Co-Author
    2 English language teachers as a dissenter on a social networking site 2016 International Journal of Applied Linguistics and English Literature Scopus Co-Author
    3 Representation of business culture in selected Malaysian short stories 2016 International Journal of Applied Linguistics and English Literature Scopus Main Author
    4 The impacts of ‘problem-based learning’ approach in enhancing critical thinking skills to teaching literature 2016 International Journal of Applied Linguistics and English Literature Scopus Co-Author
    5 Deconstructing functional organisation of newspaper discourse 2016 International Journal of Applied Linguistics and English Literature Scopus Co-Author
    6 Corpus analysis of the multi - Level marketing persuasive phraseology 2016 International Journal of Applied Business and Economic Research Scopus Co-Author
    7 A review of key principles in halal manufacturing 2016 International Journal of Applied Business and Economic Research Scopus Co-Author
    8 Analysis of persuasive elements in multi - Level marketing official websites 2016 International Journal of Applied Business and Economic Research Scopus Co-Author
    9 Problem-based learning in language education programme: What educator and learners have to say? 2016 Man in India Scopus Co-Author
    10 Perspective evaluation of the teaching of literature to less proficient students 2016 Man in India Scopus Co-Author
    11 PARENTS’ PERCEPTION AND EXPECTATION OF ISLAMIC PRIVATE PRESCHOOL EDUCATION IN MALAYSIA 2017 Journal of Education and Social Sciences Other Index Co-Author
    12 Sexual health communication among youth: A study of knowledge and attitude 2017 Jurnal Komunikasi: Malaysian Journal of Communication Scopus Co-Author
    13 CONSOLIDATION OF FAMILY INSTITUTION THROUGH THE COMPREHENSION OF MARRIAGE PHILOSOPHY IN ISLAM 2017 Man in India Other Index Co-Author
    14 Young Girls Perception of Beauty in Disney Princess Movies 2018 International Journal of Asian Social Science ERA Co-Author
    15 An experimental analysis on the corporate identity of institutes of higher learning in the malaysian east coast region vis-À-vis market conditions in empowering self-sustainability 2019 International Journal of Innovative Technology and Exploring Engineering Scopus Co-Author

    Book

    2 records
    No Type Book Name Chapter Name Year Publisher Role
    1 Authored
    Book
    Supportive conversations on facebook timelines: Discourse topic management - 2018 Taylor and Francis Co-Author
    2 Book
    Chapter
    ANALECTS OF COMMUNICATION STUDIES Chapter 6: Mass Media: Potential Threat to Young Minds 2017 Penerbit UniSZA Main Author

    Proceeding

    7 records
    No Article Title Year Conference Name Venue Scopus Indexed Role
    1 ISLAMIC MANUFACTURING: PHILOSOPHY, PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICES 2016 Proceedings of SOCIOINT 2016 3rd International Conference on Education, Social Sciences and Humanities Istanbul, Turkey. ESCI Co-Author
    2 FACTORS INFLUENCING PARENTS’ CHOICE OF RELIGIOUS PRIVATE PRESCHOOLS.. 2017 3rd Academic International Conference on Social Sciences and Humanities & 3rd Academic International Conference on MultiDisciplinary Studies and Education AICSSH & AICMSE 2017 (OXFORD) University of Oxford Other Index Co-Author
    3 Parents' Perception and Expectation of Islamic Private Preschool Education in Malaysia 2017 The 7th Kuala Lumpur International Communication, Education, Language and Social Sciences Conference Hotel Bangi-Putrajaya, Bangi, Selangor, Malaysia Other Index Co-Author
    4 THE RELATIONSHIP OF KNOWLEDGE AND ATTITUDE AMONG YOUTHS TOWARDS HEALTH SEXUAL COMMUNICATION AMONG YOUTHS. 2017 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON THE ROLES OF THE HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES IN ENGINEERING 2017 (ICoHSE). PARKROYAL Penang Resort, Batu Feringghi, Penang, Malaysia Other Index Co-Author
    5 The Relationship Between Balaghah Aspect and Narrative Structure in the Story of Moses A.S With the Pious Man 2017 7th International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Science Studies (ICISSS ’17) University of Oxford, United Kingdom Other Index Co-Author
    6 Relationship between Corporate Identity and Potential Students’ Inclination: A case of Institute of Higher Learning in the East Coast Region of Malaysia 2018 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON BUSINESS MANAGEMENT AND SOCIAL SCIENCE 2017 UiTM SHAH ALAM SELANGOR Other Index Co-Author
    7 YOUNG GIRLS’ PERCEPTION OF BEAUTY IN DISNEY PRINCESSES’ MOVIES 2017 International Conference on Media and Communication-17 Marriott Hotel, Putrajaya Other Index Co-Author

    Non-research Publication

    0 records
    Ref. No No Article Title Publication Name Year Publication Type Role Status

    Policy

    0 records
    No Ref. No Policy Title Year Agency Name Role Status
    Research & Innovation

    Research Grants

    5 records
    No Research Title Grant Name Category Year value Role
    1 The Impacts of Critical Thinking and Soft Skills on Learning English Literature through Drama Production and Performance DANA PENYELIDIKAN UNIVERSITI (DPU) UNISZA 2015 - 2016 5000.00 Member
    2 Pembentukan Model Pelaksanaan Lestari Kursus Pra-Perkahwinan sebagai Asas Bina Keluarga Pasangan Muda Muslim KPM-Geran Insentif Lima Bintang MyRA KPM 2016 - 2018 48500.00 Member
    3 Questioning Behavior Among ESL Student Teachers During Teaching Practicum GERAN DALAMAN UNIVERSITI UNISZA 2018 - 2020 5100.00 Member
    4 Developing a crisis response framework: Lessons from the powerful global leaders DANA PENYELIDIKAN UNIVERSITI (DPU) UNISZA 2022 - 2024 7000.00 Member
    5 AN ART THERAPY INTERVENTION FRAMEWORK TO IMPROVE SPOKEN COMMUNICATION DEVELOPMENT AMONG SPECIAL NEEDS CHILDREN IN MALAYSIA DANA PENYELIDIKAN UNIVERSITI (DPU) UNISZA 2022 - 2024 12000.00 Member

    Intellectual Property

    2 records
    No Product/ Services Title Year Publication Type Role
    1 i3P: Pendidikan Pra Perkahwinan (LY2019003519) 2019 Copyright Co-Researcher
    2 BEAT IT 2023 Copyright Principal Investigator

    Commercialization

    0 records
    No Title Commercialization Status Year Role
    Award

    7 records
    No Award Title Product Name Institution Category Year Role
    1 Silver MPI 2024 Beat It: Enhancing English Pronunciation through Mobile Application MPI 2024 National 2024 Principal Investigator
    2 Gold UniCEL 2023 Bit to Beat: Enhancing Learning of English Pronunciation Through "Beat It" Mobile Application UniCEL 2023 University 2023 Principal Investigator
    3 Silver MPI 2023 Bit to Beat: Enhancing Learning of English Pronunciation Through Mobile Application MPI 2023 University 2023 Principal Investigator
    4 Award/Icon AKS 2022 Anugerah Staf Akademik Cemerlang Pusat Pengajian Bahasa Inggeris AKS 2022 Faculty/PTj 2022 Principal Investigator
    5 Gold IUCEL 2019 i3P: Pendidikan Pra Perkahwinan IUCEL 2019 National 2019 Member
    6 Gold UniCEL 2019 i3P: Pendidikan Pra Perkahwinan UniCEL 2019 University 2019 Member
    7 Gold MPI 2019 i3P: Pendidikan Pra Perkahwinan MPI 2019 National 2019 Member
    Contribution to University

    43 records
    No Body/Institution Appointment Category Year
    1 Ahli Jawatankuasa Lawatan Penilaian Verifikasi Diploma Pengajaran Bahasa Inggeris Sebagai Bahasa Kedua (TESL) Ahli Jawatankuasa Faculty/PTj 2018 - 2018
    2 Ahli Jawatankuasa Jaminan Kualiti dan e-Pembelajaran Fakulti Bahasa dan Komunikasi Ahli Jawatankuasa Faculty/PTj 2018 - 2019
    3 Ahli Jawatankuasa Penilaian Verifikasi Diploma Pengajaran Bahasa Inggeris Sebagai Bahasa Kedua (TESL) Ahli Jawatankuasa Faculty/PTj 2018 - 2018
    4 Penyelia Akademik Program Latihan Mengajar, Diploma TESL Semester 6 Sesi 2017/2018 Bagi Tahun 2018 Others Faculty/PTj 2018 - 2018
    5 Ahli Jawatankuasa Program Perkhemahan Bahasa ke 19 Sesi 2017/2018 Ahli Jawatankuasa Faculty/PTj 2017 - 2018
    6 Penyelia Akademik Program Latihan Industri, Ijazah Sarjana Muda Bahasa Inggeris dengan Komunikasi (Kepujian) Sesi 2017/2018 Others Faculty/PTj 2018 - 2018
    7 Jawatankuasa Kursus Bahasa Inggeris untuk Pelajar Siswazah Antarabangsa sebagai Persediaan Mengambil Peperiksaan IELTS Ahli Jawatankuasa Faculty/PTj 2018 - 2019
    8 Bengkel Semakan Program Ijazah Sarjana Muda Bahasa Inggeris dengan Komunikasi (Kepujian) Peserta Faculty/PTj 2018 - 2018
    9 Penyelia Khas Program Latihan Mengajar, Diploma TESL Semester 6 Sesi 2017/2018 Bagi Tahun 2018 Others Faculty/PTj 2018 - 2018
    10 Ahli Jawatankuasa Pelaksana iCGPA Ahli Jawatankuasa Faculty/PTj 2017 - 2019
    11 Jawatankuasa Roadshow Audit Pengajaran dan Pembelajaran (P&P) UniSZA Ahli Jawatankuasa Faculty/PTj 2017 - 2017
    12 Pegawai Khas Penilaian Verifikasi Diploma Pengajaran Bahasa Inggeris Sebgai Bahasa Kedua (TESL) Ahli Jawatankuasa Faculty/PTj 2018 - 2018
    13 JOURNAL OF NUSANTARA STUDIES, UNIVERSITI SULTAN ZAINAL ABIDIN Penilai Jurnal Berindeks Scopus/ISI University 2022 - 2022
    14 FACULTY OF LANGUAGES AND COMMUNICATION, UNIVERSITI SULTAN ZAINAL ABIDIN Penyelaras Faculty/PTj 2022 - 2023
    15 International Conference on Malay, Arabic and English Literature 2022 (ICMAEL 2022), Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin Pengerusi Faculty/PTj 2022 - 2022
    16 Persatuan Staf Akademik UniSZA Ahli University 2022 - 2022
    17 Fakulti Bahasa dan Komunikasi Penasihat Faculty/PTj 2022 - 2022
    18 Kumpulan Penyelidikan Sastera Ketua Faculty/PTj 2021 - 2022
    19 Jawatankuasa Anugerah Kecemerlangan Staf FBK 2022 Ahli Jawatankuasa Faculty/PTj 2022 - 2022
    20 Jawatankuasa Unit Komunikasi dan Publisiti FBK Ahli Jawatankuasa Faculty/PTj 2021 - 2022
    21 Bengkel Alternative Assessment Bersama Penilai Luar FBK 2022 Ahli Jawatankuasa Faculty/PTj 2022 - 2022
    22 Persatuan Mahasiswa Fakulti Bahasa dan Komunikasi Penasihat Faculty/PTj 2022 - 2022
    23 Research and Staff Development 2022 Faculty of Languages and Communication Ahli Jawatankuasa Faculty/PTj 2022 - 2022
    24 Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin-Siti Auji Panel Penilai Faculty/PTj 2023 - 2023
    25 JAWATANKUASA MOU & MOA FBK Ahli Jawatankuasa Faculty/PTj 2023 - 2023
    26 JAWATANKUASA HAL EHWAL PELAJAR DAN ALUMNI FBK Ahli Jawatankuasa Faculty/PTj 2023 - 2023
    27 JAWATANKUASA KEROHANIAN FBK Ahli Jawatankuasa Faculty/PTj 2023 - 2023
    28 JAWATANKUASA PROGRAM SPEAK WITH CONFIDENCE Ahli Jawatankuasa Faculty/PTj 2023 - 2023
    29 JAWATANKUASA MAJLIS SAMBUTAN HARI RAYA FBK 2023 Ahli Jawatankuasa Faculty/PTj 2023 - 2023
    30 BENGKEL PENTAKSIRAN DAN PEMBINAAN ITEM UJIAN BERSAMA PENILAI LUAR FBK Ahli Jawatankuasa Faculty/PTj 2023 - 2023
    31 JAWATANKUASA PROGRAM BAGI MAJLIS ANUGERAH KECEMERLANGAN STAF FBK 2023 Ahli Jawatankuasa Faculty/PTj 2023 - 2023
    32 JAWATANKUASA PROGRAM KURSUS PENYUNTINGAN TERJEMAHAN DI BAWAH PENJANA KPT-PACE Ahli Jawatankuasa University 2023 - 2023
    33 JAWATANKUASA MAJLIS MENANDATANGANI MEMORANDUM PERSEFAHAMAN ANTARA UNIVERSITI SULTAN ZAINAL ABIDIN DAN ZARQA UNIVERSITY, JORDAN Ahli Jawatankuasa University 2023 - 2023
    34 LIAISON OFFICER (LO) SEMPENA MESYUARAT JAWATANKUASA KESEPAKARAN (FBK), UniSZA BAGI PERMOHONAN KENAIKAN PANGKAT PROFESOR MADYA (DS54) KE PROFESOR (VK7) Ahli Jawatankuasa Faculty/PTj 2023 - 2023
    35 JAWATANKUASA PROGRAM KURSUS PENTERJEMAHAN AM DI BAWAH KPT-PACE Ahli Jawatankuasa University 2023 - 2023
    36 JAWATANKUASA BENGKEL PERANCANGAN PELAN TINDAKAN AKADEMIK DAN PELAN TINDAKAN PENERBITAN & PENYELIDIKAN BERIMPAK TINGGI Ahli Jawatankuasa Faculty/PTj 2023 - 2023
    37 JAWATANKUASA KERJA SEMPENA MAJLIS SOLAT HAJAT PERDANA FBK Ahli Jawatankuasa Faculty/PTj 2023 - 2023
    38 PERTANDINGAN DRAMA 2023 Juri/Hakim Faculty/PTj 2023 - 2023
    39 Persatuan Staf Akademik Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin Ahli University 2023 - 2023
    40 Fakulti Bahasa dan Komunikasi, Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin, PENJANA KPT-PACE Ahli Jawatankuasa University 2023 - 2023
    41 Fakulti Bahasa dan Komunikasi, Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin Others Faculty/PTj 2023 - 2023
    42 Lights, Camera & Act Juri/Hakim Faculty/PTj 2023 - 2023
    43 PANEL PENILAI PEMBENTANGAN PEMANTAPAN TESIS CALON SARJANA FBK - SIIT AUJI ASHARI Panel Penilai Faculty/PTj 2023 - 2023
    Contribution to Community

    13 records
    No Body/Institution Appointment Category Year
    1 Life Member - Teaching and Education Research Association (TERA) Ahli International 2019 - 2030
    2 Ahli Persatuan Suri dan Anggota Perkhimatan Awam Malaysia Cawangan Daerah Kuala Nerus, Terengganu (PUSPANITA) Ahli District 2017 - 2030
    3 Reviewer - International Journal of English Linguistics, Canada Penilai Jurnal Berindeks Scopus/ISI International 2018 - 2018
    4 Member of Mixed Methods International Research Association Ahli International 2018 - 2019
    5 Story Telling Adjudicator - Jabatan Pendidikan Negeri Kelantan Juri/Hakim State 2018 - 2018
    6 Penceramah Kursus Bahasa Inggeris Penceramah National 2017 - 2017
    7 Malaysian Association of Applied Linguistics Ahli National 2018 - 2019
    8 PENCERAMAH 'CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOP' - INSTITUT PENDIDIKAN GURU KAMPUS DATO' RAZALI ISMAIL, KEMENTERIAN PENDIDIKAN MALAYSIA (KPM) Penceramah National 2022 - 2022
    9 International Conference on Malay, Arabic and English Literature 2022 (ICMAEL 2022), Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin - Naib Pengerusi Ahli Jawatankuasa International 2022 - 2022
    10 Persatuan Staf Akademik UniSZA Fasilitator District 2022 - 2022
    11 Ramadan Box 2022 Ahli International 2022 - 2022
    12 Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin Penyumbang State 2023 - 2023
    13 Persatuan Staf Akademik Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin Penyumbang National 2023 - 2023
    Consultation

    2 records
    No Body/Institution Appointment Category Year
    1 Fakulti Sains Kesihatan (FSK) Pakar Rujuk/Pakar Bidang Faculty/PTj 2022 - 2022
    2 Subject Matter Expert, Bachelor of English Language with Communication Pakar Rujuk/Pakar Bidang Faculty/PTj 2022 - 2022
    Training

    1 records
    No Training/Workshop Start Date End Date Venue Organizer
    1 BENGKEL PENULISAN DAN PENERBITAN MAKALAH DALAM JURNAL BERINDEKS SCOPUS/ISI-WoS/ERA/OA 2016-03-01 2016-03-02 DEWAN PERDANA, UNISZA KAMPUS GONG BADAK FAKULTI BAHASA DAN KOMUNIKASI & PUSAT PENGAJIAN SISWAZAH UNISZA