Course Leader MA Illustration & Visual Media


London College of Communication
London College of Communication - Elephant and Castle
Part time
School of Design

17 May 2018 23:55

6 June 2018
£26,824 - £32,319 (pro rata £44,708 - £53,865)

The Design School at the London College of Communication is looking to recruit a Course Leader for the MA Illustration & Visual Media.

The course resides within the Interaction Design & Visual Communication programme, which includes the following undergraduate and postgraduate courses; BA(Hons) Interaction Design Arts, BA(Hons) Information and Interface Design, BA(Hons) Illustration and Visual Media, MA Interaction Design Communication, MA User Experience Design, MA Service Experience Design & Innovation and MA Illustration and Visual Media.

The successful candidate will manage and participate in the delivery of innovative teaching as well as making a significant contribution to pedagogic delivery, assessment, quality management and recruitment.

The appointed candidate will work under the direction of the Programme Director and alongside the other course leaders to deliver the validated course as well as contributing to School, College and University initiatives including research, knowledge exchange and teaching & learning initiatives.

For details of course structure please refer to the course web page:

London College of Communication is a pioneering world leader in creative communications education. With the communications sector constantly evolving at a rapid speed, we work at the cutting edge of new thinking and developments to prepare our students for successful careers in the creative industries of the future. Our course provision reflects the breadth of expertise housed within the most diverse creative agency including: journalism, advertising, PR and publishing; photography; film, television and sound; communications and media; graphic communication; spatial communication; design cultures; and interactive and visual communication.

We are looking for a candidate with relevant undergraduate and postgraduate qualifications within the area of Illustration and Visual Media or adjacent fields. You will have knowledge of delivering illustration and visual media projects in a professional and/or academic environment and experience of a range of specialist skills and techniques.

As an academic, previous experience of curriculum development experience is desired in addition to experience of academic research. We expect you to have a national/international reputation for research and/or practice in illustration and visual media or a highly aligned field.

The successful candidate should possess good interpersonal skills and the ability to lead and manage staff as well as be an innovative teacher. Candidates should demonstrate subject knowledge as well as skills relevant to subject development within an academic, research and professional context.

If you have any general queries, you may contact Lesley Wilkins, Staffing Administrator, or telephone: 020 7514 7985

At UAL, everyone's identity matters. We are committed to creating a supportive and inclusive environment for all our diverse students, staff, and the creative and cultural sector partners with whom we engage. We aim to take every opportunity to progress equality and diversity, and celebrate the enrichment this brings to our community.

Candidates are advised to submit applications early to avoid disappointment as we reserve the right to close vacancies prior to the advertised closing date.

This opportunity is closed to applications.