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Nolubabalo Tyam
Hoerikwaggo, Room 6.10.1
Tel: +27 (0) 21 650 5567
Fax: +27 (0) 21 650 5045

Brief Bio

Nolubabalo Tyam is a lecturer/language practitioner for Multilingual Education Project at UCT. She obtained her BA, Higher Diploma in Education and Honours at University of Cape Town. She is busy with MA. At the moment. She co-published a paper with Moragh Paxton.

Current Areas of Interest
Main areas of interest are:

  • Second Language teaching and learning

  • Second language acquisition

  • Translation


  • Xhosa Communication Skills

Research Interest

  • Teaching and learning of language for specific purpose

Xhosalising English? Negotiating meaning and identity in Economics

Authors: Paxton, Moragh; Tyam, Nolubabalo

Source: Southern African Linguistics and Applied Language Studies, Volume 28, Number 3, September 2010 , pp. 247-257(11)