UNIT GROUP 2421 UNIVERSITY LECTURERS AND TUTORS
UNIVERSITY LECTURERS AND TUTORS prepare and deliver lectures and conduct tutorials in one or more subjects within a prescribed course of study at a university and conduct research in a particular field of knowledge.

Indicative Skill Level:
In Australia:

Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).
Registration or licensing may be required.

Tasks Include:

    • preparing and delivering lectures, and conducting tutorials, seminars and laboratory sessions
    • preparing and marking essays, assignments and examinations
    • advising students on academic and related matters
    • attending departmental and faculty meetings, conferences and seminars
    • supervising work programs of postgraduate and honours students and tutorial staff
    • participating in setting course and degree requirements, curriculum revision and academic planning
    • serving on council, senate, faculty and other committees and professorial boards
    • conducting research and undertaking consultancies in a particular field of knowledge
    • stimulating and guiding class discussions
    • compiling bibliographies of specialised materials for reading assignments

Occupations:

242111 University Lecturer
242112 University Tutor


242111 UNIVERSITY LECTURER

Lectures students and conducts tutorials in one or more subjects within a prescribed course of study at a university and conducts research in a particular field of knowledge. Registration or licensing may be required.

Skill Level: 1


242112 UNIVERSITY TUTOR

Conducts tutorials in one or more subjects within a prescribed course of study at a university. Registration or licensing may be required.

Skill Level: 1

Specialisation:

University Demonstrator