SL198746-Winter 2022-EDRD*1400 Introduction to Design

Sessional Lecturer Work Assignment
Sessional Lecturer, Unit 2
Academic Unit: 
School of Env. Design and Rural Dev.
Semester(s) of Assignment(s): 
Winter 2022
Number of Available Work Assignment(s) / Sections: 
1
Level of Work Assignment(s): 
1
Right of First Refusal (RoFR)
A Sessional Lecturer holds a RoFR (i.e., for a particular course) if they have successfully taught the course in the past six (6) semesters. A SL who holds a RoFR to this course is required to exercise their right by way of the online hiring system. Also see: What is Right of First Refusal (RoFR)?
A Sessional Lecturer Currently Holds a Right of First Refusal for this Course: 
Yes
Number of Assignments that Carry the Right of First Refusal: 
1
Course Details
Course Number: 
EDRD*1400
Course Name: 
Introduction to Design
Course Format: 
In-Class
Course Description: 
See Course Calendar
Other Course Description or Assignment Information: 
**IMPORTANT NOTE REGARDING WINTER 2022 WORK ASSIGNMENTS AND COURSE DELIVERY: When applying for this work assignment, please be aware that this course may be offered in an Alternative Delivery format. Requirements for Winter 2022 course delivery include: Course should be designed and delivered within an inclusive and accessible learning environment consistent with the principles of Universal Instructional Design (see: https://opened.uoguelph.ca/student-resources/Universal-Instructional-Design). Course learning activities and assessments are to be created to easily accommodate the alternative delivery method. Submission of a final and deferred exam, if applicable, is to be given to the department ahead of the exam period. Plan to offer the final exam in a modified format, if applicable. Please contact Sean Kelly, Director of SEDRD (sean.kelly@uoguelph.ca) should you like to discuss the options for the delivery of this course prior to making an application.
Projected Class Enrolment: 
180
Anticipated Duties and Responsibilities
Anticipated Duties and Responsibilities: 
Orientation-Training
Office Hours
Preparation
Student Consultation
Lecturing
Email Correspondence/Monitoring
Grading
Other Duties (specified below)
Other Duties Described: 
Managing course content, scheduling and student grades through the use of UoGuelph on-line technologies including, at a minimum, Course Outline Manager and CourseLink platforms. Provide lectures and course exercises that provide an introduction to the role of the physical and graphic design professions and their contribution to our experience of the built, cultural and visual environments.
Qualifications
Required Qualifications
Degree: 
Masters related to field
Other
A minimum of an MLA or MFA, or a BLA with a related masters degree or significant professional experience.
Prior Teaching Experience: 
Successful teaching related to field at college or university level
Required competence, capability, skill and ability related to course content: 
Experience with basic design precedents and the design process mostly related to built form; experience with students, proven teaching ability.
Preferred Qualifications
Specific Preferred competence, capability, skill and ability related to course content: 
The incumbent must have expertise in experience with visual awareness, design history, design elements in the environment, roles of designers and design as an applied process that responds to human needs.
Days Required and Wages
Days and Times Required: 
As per WebAdvisor
Period of the Work Agreement (Start Date and End Date): 
January 6, 2022 to May 2, 2022
Wages (per semester, per full-load): 
minimum $7,617.56 (effective 2021/22)
Other Posting Information
Application Deadline (All postings will automatically expire at 11:59 pm on this day): 
Friday, September 17, 2021
Posting Email Contact: 
edrdpost@uoguelph.ca
Hiring Contact Information: 
Jennifer McCreary - Administrative Officer, School of Environmental Design and Rural Development - Address: 102A Landscape Architecture Building, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON N1G 2W1 - Phone: (519)824-4120 x53353 - Email: mccrearj@uoguelph.ca

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