The Curriculum Developer is responsible for the creation and delivery of university-level course content for online degree programs in areas of Adult Learning and Higher Education. As a key stakeholder within a highly collaborative team, the Curriculum Developer is involved in all phases of online course development, including media production, and has overarching responsibility for ensuring both the integrity and excellence of the final product.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Develops course curriculum, including learning activities and assessments, according to Laureate's development model and quality standards.
Utilizes content knowledge, collaboration with subject matter experts, and in-depth study of related resources to create content that represents the most current, research-based ideas in education.
Works closely with media production team to assure media represents best practices in education and aligns with course objectives.
Ensures that quality standards, brand promise, and the company's vision and mission are reflected in all aspects of the student experience.
Ensures course development is completed on time and within budget, and meets standards of quality.
Models leadership and professionalism in the development/design process.
Three or more years of online course design experience or curriculum development (preferably for bachelor, master, or doctoral level courses), or comparable experience
Master's Degree in field of expertise preferred
Experience in Higher Education/Adult Learning or Publishing industries preferred
Advanced technical writing and editing skills required
Excellent oral communication and interpersonal skills required
Experience in online learning and/ or media production is a big plus
Advanced critical thinking, analysis, and synthesis skills required
Advanced skills in planning, organizing, and self-management required
Ability to work collaboratively and creatively in a deadline driven environment
Manage multiple projects at different stages, while meeting deadlines and quality standards
Must be precise, thorough, and detail-oriented
Strong Microsoft Office and Internet skills
International language and cultural skills a plus
Laureate Education, Inc., and all of it subsidiaries or affiliates, are equal opportunity employers. EOE
Laureate Education Inc. - 2 years ago