BA (Hons) Music Production is a newly validated course (scheduled to start autumn 2022) and a key development in the expansion of the Sound and Music Programme along with the established Sound Arts courses. The course resides within the Screen School alongside a portfolio of courses which promote an inspiring inclusive environment for students to create and collaborate, as they build towards careers in the creative industries.
In this key role as the Course Leader you will have responsibility for the development and delivery of the new curriculum, including the management of learning, teaching and assessment of students, the maintenance and enhancement of standards and resource allocation. You will lead and manage the course team and will be responsible to the Programme Director for the academic leadership and management of this course. You will bring industry experience and teaching experience at undergraduate level. You will work alongside the other Course Leaders to contribute to School, College and University initiatives.
This is an exciting opportunity for a candidate who is committed to developing an innovative creative curriculum in this new area of the School's portfolio, and is keen to promote inclusion and cultural diversity for graduates looking to develop a deep understanding of how to work creatively across the digital technologies of contemporary music production.
Why choose us?
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.
You will have professional experience in Music Production and have relevant undergraduate, and preferably postgraduate and teaching qualifications. You will have a demonstrable knowledge of academic provision, trends and issues in Higher Education in music and sound, and an understanding of the global economic, social, political and cultural forces currently transforming the creative industries. An active practitioner/researcher with a network of relevant industry and academic contacts, you will have a track record of being innovative in your field and be effective at managing activities and projects to achieve long term objectives. You are an experienced leader, inspiring educator and collaborative team player.
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Closing date: 25 October 2021 23:55.
UAL is committed to creating diverse and inclusive environments for all staff and students to work and learn - a university where we can be ourselves and reach our full potential. We offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements and Staff Support Networks. We welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds, including race, disability, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion and belief, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, and caring responsibility.