Tutor in Technology, New Media and Society University of Leeds, Lifelong Learning Centre United Kingdom

Tutor in Technology, New Media and Society

Do you have experience of interdisciplinary teaching? Are you able to support adult learners who are undertaking an interdisciplinary, professionally-related degree? Do you have an applied understanding of digital technologies?


The BA Professional Studies programme is a degree designed specifically for mature students to provide interdisciplinary and professionally-related learning.


You will take responsibility for the delivery of the 20 credit module ‘Technology, New Media and Society’, which is a compulsory module on the programme. The module examines and explores the role of technology and new media in contemporary society; it involves engagement with the social and cultural theoretical discussions about communication and new media alongside the students’ development of the digital skills needed to build an effective blog or website. You willcover preparation, student support appropriate to adult learners and marking as well as delivery of the module. Face to face class time is 4 hours per week. Teaching will take place on Tuesdays from late September through to December 2018.


Tutors are appointed formally to the LLC team on a pro-rata basis. This appointment is 8.35% of a full-time contract for this 20 credit module, subject to the module recruiting sufficient students to be viable. Tutors are unpaid members of the Centre’s staff when not actively teaching.


To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

Dr Catherine Bates, Programme Manager of BA Professional Studies

Tel.: +44 (0)113 343 0573

Email: c.v.bates@leeds.ac.uk


Location: Leeds - Main Campus

Faculty/Service: Corporate Services

School/Institute: Lifelong Learning Centre

Category: Teaching

Grade: Grade 7

Salary: £32,548 to £38,833 p.a. pro rata

8.35% per 20 credit module (i.e. £2,718 - £3,243)

Working Time: 8.35% fte

Post Type: Part Time

Closing Date: Friday 25 May 2018

Reference: CSLLC1062

Downloads: Candidate Brief

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