Computer Science 2 - Teaching Assistant Jobs


Type (Tut/Demo/Other ...):  Teaching Assistant

Time in Year:  Throughout year

Number of Posts: 1 (or 2 sharing)

Description:  CS2 is the second-year computer science degree course. The course is split into two half-courses:

CS2A (first semester)

CS2B (second semester) More information, can be found off the CS2 home page .

The teaching assistants is required to provide support in the following areas.

Useful skills for a teaching assistant are: ability to write simple HTML, knowledge of LaTeX, knowledge of Unix/Linux background including the ability to write simple bash or perl scripts, some Java programming. It is not necessary to have all these skills if the job is being split between two teaching assistants.

The teaching assistants will work closely with the CS2 lecture team and with the course organiser.

Payment is at demonstrator rate (with tutoring compensated appropriately).

Total Hours:  150 (assuming that you tutor one group in addition to the Teaching Assistant duties)

Contact:  Please send a brief CV with a description of your relevant experience, to the Informatics Teaching Organisation (tutor applications) <tutor-applications@inf.ed.ac.uk>