Industrial Design and Technology

PART-TIME AND/OR TEMPORARY FULL-TIME DEMONSTRATORS IN THE DEPARTMENT OF INDUSTRIAL DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY

FACULTY OF ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY

DEPARTMENT OF INDUSTRIAL DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY

VACANCY NO: FET/ IDT 1/ 2019          

PART-TIME AND/OR TEMPORARY FULL-TIME DEMONSTRATORS (2 Semesters)

AREAS:  1. Workshop Technology                               2.  Additive Manufacturing      

Professor/ Associate Professor/ Senior Lecturer/ Lecturer in Design and Manufacturing (1 position) (3-year contract)

VACANCY NO: FET/ ID&T 2/ 2017

Duties: 

The successful candidate will be expected to: (i) teach undergraduate and postgraduate courses in design and manufacturing such as computer-aided design, computer-aided manufacturing and additive manufacturing; (ii) participate in all academic and professional activities of the Department including research and supervision of research projects/dissertations; (iii) carry out  any other duties and responsibilities that will be assigned by the Head of Department. 

Lecturer in Product Design and/or Design Management/ Design Strategy (1 position) (3-year contract)

VACANCY NO: FET/ ID&T 3/ 2017

Duties: 

The successful candidate will be expected to: (i) teach undergraduate and postgraduate courses in product design, design management and design strategy (ii) participate in all academic and professional activities of the Department including research and supervision of research projects/dissertations; (iii) carry out  any other duties and responsibilities that will be assigned by the Head of Department. 

Lecturer in Communication Design/ Graphic & Multimedia (1 position) (2-year contract)

VACANCY NO: FET/ ID&T 4/ 2017

Duties: 

The successful candidate will be expected to: (i) teach undergraduate and postgraduate courses in communication design/graphic design/multi-media (ii) participate in all academic and professional activities of the Department including research and supervision of research projects/dissertations; (iii) carry out  any other duties and responsibilities that will be assigned by the Head of Department. 

Bachelor of Design (Industrial Design)

Entrance Requirements

Admission to the Bachelor of Design Degree (Industrial Design) shall be as stipulated in Faculty Special Regulations 23.10, i.e., 23.11 to 23.17

Degree Structure

The Programme shall consist of a single major subject called ‘Industrial Design’.

The curriculum for Level 100 and 200 shall be stipulated in the Faculty Special Regulations.

Level 300

Semester 5

Core Courses

Bachelor of Design (Design and Technology Education)

Entrance Requirements

Admission to the Bachelor of Design (Design and Technology Education) Degree shall be as stipulated in Faculty Special Regulation 23.10, i.e., 23.11 to 23.17.

Programme Structure

The Programme shall consist of the Major Subject called ‘Design and Technology’ and the Minor Subject called Education.

The curriculum for Levels 100 and 200 shall be stipulated in the Faculty Special Regulations.

Level 300

Semester 5

Core Courses

Bachelor of Design

Entrance Requirements

Admission into Level 100 of the Bachelor of Design Degree Programme shall be as stipulated in the General Admission Regulations.

Admission into Level 100 shall be possession of BGCSE/equivalent with a minimum of grade D in English Language and a grade C in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry or a minimum of grade BB in Science Double Award or equivalent. OR

Admission into Level 200 of the Bachelor of Design Degree Programme shall be as stipulated in General Admission Regulations.

Industrial Design and Technology

The Department of Industrial Design and Technology (ID&T), formerly known as the Department of Technology and Educational Studies, is situated within the East Campus of the Faculty of Engineering and Technology (FET), University of Botswana (UB). The Department has been offering a Bachelor's Degree course in Design and Technology Education since 1990. With the onset of semesterization at the University, the Department now offers two undergraduate degree programmes; Bachelor of Design (Design & Technology Education), and Bachelor of Design (Industrial Design).

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