Brief description of the project:
Thompson Rivers University, Open Learning (TRU-OL) is looking for a qualified content expert/curriculum developer to develop JOUR 2061: Introduction to Multimedia.
In this course, students connect journalistic storytelling with the multi-media and social media tools used by professionals to reach a wide range of audiences.
Coursework includes social media; storytelling with audio and video; and the use and critical evaluation of blogs as sources and sites for news
Course Development Process:
The content expert/curriculum developer will work under the guidance of an instructional designer, and in collaboration with the course development team, to provide the following:
2. Development of content, learning activities and authentic assessments to ensure that they are relevant and appropriate for a standard web course.
TRU-OL uses a collaborative approach to course development that involves interactive planning meetings and review sessions as needed.
The content expert/curriculum developer is expected to make effective use of any prescribed resources identified (ideally electronic resources, including TRU’s e-Library collection and article databases), and other materials and media as appropriate.
TRU respects intellectual property laws and expects curriculum developers to accurately cite sources and identify material that may require copyright clearance.
Criteria for assignment of work:
The successful candidate will be selected on the basis of the following criteria:
To Be Determined at Time of Interview
Please submit a cover letter detailing how you meet the selection criteria, CV/resume, *copies of transcripts, and a *writing sample via the online application system.
Please combine these components as one file in your attachment. *Note: If you are currently working, or have in the recent past worked, for TRU or TRU-Open Learning, it is not necessary to submit transcripts.
Response to this notification signifies that you are willing and able to comply with the aforementioned terms and conditions of the project work.
of Hires Needed
Thompson Rivers University ->
Open Learning ->
Instructional Design - OL
Diversity and Inclusion Commitment:
Thompson Rivers University is strongly committed to fostering diversity within our community. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff, our faculty and its scholarship including, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.
Please note that all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, however applications from Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.