Sessional staff and tutors assist with the teaching of subjects to be offered in the faculty. Our subjects range across the disciplines of Architecture, Construction Management, Landscape Architecture, Property, Urban Design and Urban Planning.
The following information is for Semester 2, 2018.
Applicants for ABPL90142 Master of Architecture Studio C, ABPL90143 Master of Architecture Studio D or ABPL90115 Master of Architecture Studio E – please apply for ABPL90142 to be considered for all three subjects.
Subject Code Subject Title Subject Type ABPL10003 Visualising Environments Studio ABPL10004 Global Foundations of Design Non-studio ABPL20028 Architecture Design Studio: Water Studio ABPL20033 Construction Analysis Non-studio ABPL20036 Environmental Building Systems Non-studio ABPL30037 Architecture Design Studio: Fire Studio ABPL30048 Architecture Design Studio: Air Studio ABPL30053 Formative Ideas in Architecture Non-studio ABPL90117 Twenty-first Century Architecture Non-studio ABPL90123 Digital Design Applications Non-studio ABPL90140 Architectural Practice Non-studio ABPL90142 Master of Architecture Studio C Studio ABPL90151 Popular Architecture and Design Non-studio ABPL90167 Design Communications Workshop (P/G) Studio ABPL90169 Design Thesis Studio ABPL90285 Master of Architecture Studio B Studio ABPL90287 Architectural Technology Non-studio ABPL90289 Architectural Cultures 2:After Modernism Non-studio ABPL90303 Facilities for Social Sustainability Non-studio ABPL90367 Critical&Curatorial Practices in Design Non-studio ABPL90387 Wooden Furniture Workshop Non-studio ABPL90388 Polemic Design in China Japan Korea Non-studio ABPL90402 Design Strategies of Asian Gardens Non-studio ABPL90403 Visions and Agendas in Architecture Non-studio ARCH10001 Foundations of Design: Representation Non-studio ARCH10002 Construction as Alchemy Non-studio ARCH10003 Design Studio Alpha Studio ARCH20002 Design Studio Gamma Studio ENVS10004 Designing Environments Studio
Subject Code Subject Title Subject Type ABPL20053 Construction of Concrete Buildings Non-studio ABPL30039 Construction Contract Administration Non-studio ABPL30044 Industry Partner project Studio Non-studio ABPL90030 Project Evaluation Non-studio ABPL90032 Building Services and Operations Non-studio ABPL90129 Advanced Cost Management Non-studio ABPL90207 Corporate Construction Management Non-studio ABPL90208 Construction Measurement and Estimating Non-studio ABPL90290 Fundamentals of Built Environment Law Non-studio ABPL90293 Commercial Construction Non-studio ABPL90312 Cost Management Non-studio ABPL90323 Construction Scheduling Non-studio ABPL90327 Procurement Methods Non-studio ABPL90331 ICT in Building Non-studio ABPL90335 Contract Management Non-studio ABPL90358 Research in Construction Non-studio CONS10001 Principles of Building Non-studio CONS20002 Measurement of Building Designs Non-studio CONS90001 Management Systems for Construction Non-studio
Subject Code Subject Title Subject Type ABPL10006 History of Landscape Design Non-studio ABPL20039 History of Designed Landscapes Non-studio ABPL20040 Landscape Studio 2: Site Plan & Design Studio ABPL20047 Site Tectonics Non-studio ABPL30061 Landscape Studio 4: Designed Ecologies Studio ABPL90048 Landscape Practice Non-studio ABPL90072 Landscape Studio 5:Sustainable Urbanism Studio ABPL90074 Landscape Detail Design Non-studio ABPL90170 Landscape Studio 4 Strategies Studio ABPL90176 Landscape Studio 2: Site and Design Studio ABPL90265 History of Landscape Architecture Non-studio ABPL90283 Performative Ecologies Non-studio ABPL90375 Landscape Architecture Design Thesis Studio LARC10001 Natural History Non-studio LARC20001 Designing Living Systems Non-studio
Subject Code Subject Title Subject Type ABPL20004 Principles of Property Valuation Non-studio ABPL20052 Investment and Finance for Property Non-studio ABPL30012 Property Management Non-studio ABPL30045 Property Analysis Studio Non-studio ABPL90011 Advanced Property Analysis Non-studio ABPL90027 Life Cycle Analysis and Sustainability Non-studio ABPL90031 Corporate Real Estate Management Non-studio ABPL90036 Property Investment Non-studio ABPL90045 Statutory Valuation (PG) Non-studio ABPL90275 Property Resources and Management Non-studio ABPL90362 Research Thesis - Property Non-studio ABPL90364 Industry Based Research - Property Non-studio ABPL90398 Property Data and Tools Non-studio PROP10001 Economics and Cities Non-studio PROP20003 Design and Property Industry Studies Non-studio
Urban Design & Urban Planning
Subject Code Subject Title Subject Type ABPL20045 City Futures Non-studio ABPL20049 Introduction to Urban Design & Planning Non-studio ABPL30060 Urban Precinct Studio Studio ABPL90273 Urban Design Studio B Studio ABPL90304 Flexible Urban Modelling Non-studio ABPL90376 Urban Design Thesis Studio ABPL90389 Urban Design Studio C Studio ABPL90022 Healthy Communities Non-studio ABPL90064 Urban Sustainability and Climate Change Non-studio ABPL90090 Public Transport Network Planning Non-studio ABPL90131 Strategic Plan Making Non-studio ABPL90132 Land Use and Urban Design Non-studio ABPL90280 City Lights: Cities, Culture and History Non-studio ABPL90281 Housing Markets, Policy and Planning Non-studio ABPL90315 Participatory Planning Non-studio ABPL90384 MUP Studio Studio ABPL90396 MSD Minor Thesis Part 1 Non-studio ABPL90397 MSD Minor Thesis Part 2 Non-studio ENVS10007 Urban Environments Non-studio PLAN10002 Introduction to Urban Planning Non-studio PLAN20002 Urban Design for People and Places Non-studio
As a tutor your responsibilities include preparing and delivering tutorials or studio classes during the teaching period, in each subject in which you are tutoring. You may also be required to contribute to the marking of all assessments and the collation of results. You may need to attend 1-2 hour subject meetings throughout the semester, as required as well as tutor briefing before the start of the semester.
- Position Description: Sessional Tutor (Word Doc, 110KB)
- Position Description: Studio Leader (Word Doc, 108KB)
Applicants must be able to demonstrate appropriate academic background: typically we would expect an undergraduate degree with studies in the appropriate fields, plus suitable postgraduate qualifications or current admission in a postgraduate course in those fields. Applicants must demonstrate good organisation, communication and presentation skills. Professional experience in the field is also encouraged.
Your subject preference may be used by the assessors when making their selection. Please contact the subject coordinator to discuss your preference to teach in the subjects you are applying for, if you are concerned that the preference may disadvantage you.
If you would like to find out more about the specific skills required to teach in a subject or the subject content, please consult the subject entry in the University Handbook or contact the subject coordinator directly.
Current pay scales for casual tutors can be found here.
Before you apply
Please check tutorial/studio class times for the specific subject for which you intend to submit an application, to see if they match your availability. You can search the published class times for specific subjects in the University timetable. Alternatively, you can also click on the ‘View timetable’ link in the specific subject Handbook entry.
Submitting an application
If you are interested in tutoring a class or studio, please create a profile and lodge an application during the application period. If you have taught at the Faculty before, please update your details in the system and put in an application for the subjects you intend to apply for this coming semester. Applicants must apply for each teaching period in which they wish to tutor.
- Please refer to SSRS sessional staff application page for information on how to apply, and to commence your application.
- You can also search the Handbook to find out more about specific subjects and find subject coordinator details. If no details are listed, please email the SSRS ABP Team.
- If you have used the system before, you can log directly into the system.
Required information and documents
- An updated Curriculum Vitae
- Academic results if you have not previously taught at the Faculty
- Studio based subjects: If you are applying for studio based subjects, you may also be required to submit your teaching and/or academic portfolio via the system. Maximum file size is 10Mb. Check the list above to confirm subject type.
- Subject specific questions: There may be a number of selection questions which will have to be answered by the applicant. Not all subjects have subject specific questions.
- 10 April 2018
Applications open from 10am
- 27 May 2018
Applications close at 11:30pm
Late applications can only be accepted with the approval of the subject coordinator.
- 28 May 2018
Assessment of applications begin
- 24 June 2018
Offers and outcomes begin to be emailed to applicants
Based on enrolment numbers, waitlisted candidates may receive successful outcomes weekly up until July.
- Weekly Ongoing Until Week 2
Final offers and outcomes emailed to applicants
- 18, 19, 25 and 26 July 2018
Inductions for Undergraduate and Graduate sessional staff
- 23 July 2018
Semester 2 teaching commences