Pearson Lecturer: Systems Analysis and Design in Durban North, South Africa
Lecturer: Systems Analysis and Design
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The purpose of this position is to cover the fundamentals of information systems, data intelligence, big data, research methodologies and subsequent applications.
Facilitation of learning, lecturing, tutoring, assessments and research
Preparation of lesson plans, notes and additional study materials.
Quality assurance of learning material.
General academic administration.
Participate in professional development opportunities.
Contribute and implement innovative teaching and learning strategies, including technology enhanced learning methodologies.
Participate in research activities and activities and projects to keep abreast of latest developments in trends in subject fields.
Working knowledge and skill on Microsoft Office and google suite
Working knowledge and experience of research methodologies and application
Administrative skills and experience
Organizing, Planning as well as Problem solving skills
The incumbent must pay significant attention to detail and adhere to Deadlines
Interpersonal skills and communication skills
The candidate must display Patience, approachability, assertion and composure at all times
The candidate must place the student(s) at the centre of everything they do (customer-centric approach)
Presentation skills will be an advantage
Marking of assessments
Facilitating the formulation of a credible research proposal with students
Supervising students carrying our research, through all phases of the research project.
Relevant lecturing teaching or tutoring experience.
Experience in a higher education environment is an advantage.
Knowledge of higher education practices and processes.
Relevant research experience.
Has the functional and technical knowledge and skills to do the job at a high level ofaccomplishment
Excellent communication skills – assertive and approachable to students
Professional knowledge in their area of expertise
Quality Orientation including attention to detail and deadline awareness
Innovative; ability to solve problems alone and within the team
Honours or Masters Degree Bcom Information Systems and Technology
Significant experience and skill in lecturing information systems analysis and design modules, such as Object Oriented systems analysis and design, Human Computer Interaction, Management Information Systems, Database Analysis and design.
Mastery of Skills such as mySQL for database design and Lucid Charts for Modelling
Primary Location: ZA-ZA-Durban North
Work Locations: ZA-Umhlanga-1 Lunar Durban New Town Centre, 1 Durban North 4319
Job: Learning Delivery
Employee Status: Regular Employee
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: Jun 11, 2019
Job Unposting: Jun 17, 2019
Schedule: Full-time Regular
Req ID: 1907723
Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.