Contract Opportunities with Extended Education

Current contract opportunities with Extended Education:

Course Content Provider: Project Management

Extended Education is seeking a Content Provider for online development of the course, Project Management.
Closing Date:March 29, 2018
Course Name:Project Management (36 course hours)
Course Information:This course will focus on the project management life cycle and organization including project definition, cost benefit analysis, planning, scheduling, group dynamics, control and project completion. Course topics include: Introduction to Project Management, Planning the Work, Schedule Development, Estimating and Budgeting, Managing the Team, Managing Risks, Managing Issues and Change, Communicating with Stakeholders, Quality and Procurement, and Developing Project Management Soft Skills.
Qualifications:Interested individuals must have an undergraduate degree or a suitable combination of post-secondary education, professional certification and work experience in the field of Project Management. Experience in the development of online courses and/or online teaching is an asset. Also required are excellent written skills, and demonstrated ability to work in a team environment.
Terms of Contract:This contract will begin on April 2, 2018 and end on July 9, 2018. During this time, the Content Provider will be required to develop and submit the following materials: a course outline, a course blueprint with unit-by-unit learning outcomes, a production plan, a course schedule, an assessment overview and individual assessments, multi-media pieces as well as the course content comprising the units for online delivery of the course. The Content Provider will work with an instructional designer and a multi-disciplinary production team. It is expected that the Content Provider is available for on-site or virtual meetings with the Design and Production team between April 2 – July 9, 2018.
Payment:Payment for this course development will be $4,000.
Contact:To express your interest in this opportunity, please send your resume and cover letter to Sarah Chan (sarah.chan@umanitoba.ca). We thank all interested individuals; however, only those advancing in the selection process will be contacted.

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Submitted materials, including letters of reference, will be handled in accordance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (Manitoba). Please note that resumes may be provided to participating members of the selection process.