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2310 COLLEGE, UNIVERSITY AND HIGHER EDUCATION TEACHING PROFESSIONALS
 


    College, university and higher education teaching professionals teach their subjects at some or all levels after the termination of secondary education, conduct research and improve or develop concepts, theories and operational methods, and prepare scholarly papers and books.

    Tasks include -

    (a) designing and modifying curricula and preparing courses of study in accordance with requirements;

    (b) delivering lectures and conducting tutorials, seminars and laboratory experiments;

    (c) stimulating discussion and independent thought among students;

    (d) supervising, where appropriate, experimental and practical work undertaken by students;

    (e) administering, evaluating and marking examination papers and tests;

    (f) directing research of post-graduate students or other members of department;

    (g) researching into and developing concepts, theories and operational methods for application in industrial and other fields;

    (h) preparing scholarly books, papers or articles;

    (i) attending conferences and seminars;

    (j) participating in decision-making processes concerning college or university departmental, budgetary and other policy matters;

    (k) assisting with extra-curricular activities, such as debating societies;

    (l) performing related tasks;

    (m) supervising other workers.

    Examples of the occupations classified here:

  • Lecturer, college

  • Lecturer, university

  • Professor, college

  • Professor, university
  • Reader, university


  • Some related occupations classified elsewhere:

  • Chancellor, university - 1210

  • Dean - 1229

  • Head, college faculty - 1229


   
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 Updated 10 August 2004, by VA.