Liyana Putri Abd Ghani

English programme leader
English Lecturer

  • Office 38, 3rd floor, Language Centre/University Technology Hub (UTH) builiding

  • +673 2463001 ext. 2403


MA Appled Linguistics TESOL (University of Melbourne)

BA Education TESL (Universiti Brunei Darussalam)

Teaching Areas

    English Language and English Language Communication skill:

    • LE-1503 Academic Essay Writing and Presentation Skills
    • LE-0203 Language and Communication Skills for Nurses
    • Professional Communication for International Affairs Officers from Southeast Asian Countries

Postgraduate Certificate Programme in Professional Communication for Diplomats from the People's Republic of China

Research Areas

  • Vocabulary knowledge and development
  • Motivational factors that affect learners of English as a second language
  • Language aesthetics

Selected Publications

  • Noor Azam Haji-Othman, Hajah Suciyati Haji Sulaiman, Dk Liyana Puteri Pg Abd Ghani, Saidai Haji Hitam & Zurinah Haji Ya’akub. (Forthcoming).
  • Codeswtiching practices at Universiti Brunei Darussalam’s Language Centre’. In R. Barnard & J.A.H. McLellan, Codeswitching in university English language classes: Case studies and perspectives from Asian contexts. Multilingual Matters (ETA 2013)

Services & Consultancy

Editorial work involving proofreading and translations of texts from Bahasa Melayu to English.