Skills and Functions

A. Visual Design and Instructional Media

  • Scientific diagrams – digitally illustrated diagrams created or recreated from archaic resources
  • Infographics
  • Blogs
  • Course visuals
  • Photography – either directly or co-ordinate and plan
  • Videography – either directly or co-ordinate and advise
  • PDF design
  • Print cover design
  • Social media coordination
  • Podcasts

B. Creative Technology Strategy

  • Guidelines for photos, video, audio
  • Develop course image standards
  • Consult for media outsourcing projects
  • External freeware guidelines (e.g. Dropbox, Youtube, Vimeo, Diigo, etc.)

C. Instructional Design using alternative methods and technology

  • Provide a systematic approach to the development of instruction through Analysis, Design, Development, Implementation, and Evaluation
  • Web design including the ability to code html and css as well as use of Photoshop, Dreamweaver and other related tools/software
  • Familiarity with graphic design principles
  • Knowledge of information architecture principles and methods
  • Provide project/program direction and support based on current instructional theories for collaborative learning with web-based tools

D. Support learning management system on the Agricultural Campus

  • Course site setup
  • Training for faculty and staff on the use of LMS and specific functions within
  • Support for students
  • Support for faculty/staff