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  • Skilled Occupation PROFESSIONALS Education Professionals > Tertiary Education Teachers University Lecturers and Tutors 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


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    Average Income:
    The average salary for an University Tutor is $ 86,954 for male employees and $ 72,949 for female employees per year.
    Average Age: Males: 43.1 Females: 45.1 Persons: 44.1
    [See: www.abs.gov.au 2421 University lecturers and tutors - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016]

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    University Tutor categories in Group A. To obtain a positive skills assessment form VETASSESS, applicants wishing to be assessed as a University Tutor must have a qualification minimum at the level of an Australian qualifications Framework (AQF) Bachelor degree.

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    University Tutor job description, duties and education requirements


      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 and New Zealand:

        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


      Sources: www.abs.gov.au and DIBP

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