EM203 Learning in 280 Characters or Less (online course) multiple sections available

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Author pmnationtalk
Date January 29, 2019
Type Part Time
Company Wilfrid Laurier University
Location Waterloo,ON
Category Education/Administrative
Client Wilfrid Laurier University
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Posting ID : 10116
Position Title : EM203 Learning in 280 Characters or Less (online course) multiple sections available
Faculty/Academic Area : Faculty of Education
Department : Education Minor
Term : Spring 2019, May 1 to August 30, 2019
Days/Times : online course
Campus : Online Learning
Hours per week/Hours Total : 3/36
Anticipated Class Size : 80
Additional Course Requirements : None
Position Summary :
EM203, Learning in 280 Characters or Less, 0.5 Credit
In a digital world, 21st century learners need to be co-constructors of knowledge. This course will examine emerging research and innovative approaches to learning that utilize the potential of digital technology for collaborative, critical, creative and authentic learning.


CA For a 0.5 credit Online Learning Course, when the number of students enrolled in the course exceeds 25, the Member shall receive an additional $65 per student for each student in excess of 25. The number of students per course shall be based on the University’s official count date.

Qualifications – Required : Master’s Degree
Qualifications – Other : Master’s degree or equivalent.
The criteria for appointment, in order of priority, are requisite academic qualifications, an excellent record of teaching/supervision in the relevant content area, extensive teaching/supervision experience, and other relevant qualifications.

Salary : $5,019 (+online)
Application Deadline : Feb 19, 2019
Submit with Application :

Required for All Applicants

Required for External Applicants
  • Names and Contact Information for Referees
  • Evidence of Good Teaching
  • Cover letter
  • Teaching Dossier
  • Sample Course Outline (2-pages maximum)


To Apply :


Please submit this information by electronically to education@wlu.ca  (subject line: Part-time Application- INSERT COURSE APPLYING FOR)
This appointment is in accordance with the Part-time Contract Academic Staff Collective Agreement, for which the Wilfrid Laurier Faculty Association (WLUFA) is the exclusive bargaining agent.
Posted on : Jan 28, 2019
Posting Ends : Feb 19, 2019
Please Note :
Applicants must be willing to work within the conceptual framework of the program.  Potential applicants are invited to view the framework on the Faculty of Education website: https://wlu.ca/academics/faculties/faculty-of-education/about/conceptual-framework.html
Pursuant to Article 13.5 of the Collective Agreement for Part-time Contract Academic Staff (CAS) and Part-time Librarians, all applicants shall apply electronically. Applications must be received by 23:59 local time of the date on the posting.
In keeping with its ongoing commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion, and to address the underrepresentation of Indigenous faculty at the University, the Faculty of Education encourages applications from First Nations, Metis, and Inuit Candidates.
Wilfrid Laurier University is committed to equity and values diversity. We welcome applications from qualified women and men, including persons of all genders and sexual orientations, persons with disabilities, Aboriginal persons, and persons of a visible minority. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Members of the designated groups must self-identify to the Dean of the Faculty of Education, Dr. Colleen Willard-Holt (cwh@wlu.ca), telephone: (519) 884-0710, ext. 2212, to be considered for employment equity.

In accordance with the requirements of Citizenship and Immigration Canada, the successful applicants will be required to prove they are legally able to work in Canada.
To obtain a copy of this job posting in accessible format, please contact Laurie Minor: lminor@wlu.ca
All course offerings will be contingent on adequate student registration and subject to budgetary funding.
Although we appreciate each and every applicant, only those chosen for an interview will be contacted. Thank you.
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