Terms of Reference: Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) Technical Design and Administration

CAHF seeks to appoint a technical consultant to manage the technical design and administration of the MOOC. While CAHF staff will be responsible for the production and design of MOOC content as well as its structure and learning outcomes, the technical consultant will be responsible for designing and managing all technical aspects of the MOOC platform.

Technical design and development of MOOC platform: This includes the identification of appropriate host platforms (EdX, Saba Setrum etc.) and/or identifying an appropriate platform for the MOOC home site. It also includes developing this platform (webinar platforms, meeting rooms, chats, weekly pages, topic groups etc.)

Content management and administration: This includes uploading all relevant content to the MOOC platform, creating weekly pages and managing the content on these pages, creating topic groups and making sure that all content is synchronised and mapped.  This also includes recording webinars for participants to download, documenting chats and creating tools to manage weekly assignment submissions. In addition, the technical consultant will be responsible for designing a system for managing technical questions and system glitches.

Design and management of technical MOOC processes and participant interface: This includes process design of how participants will interact with the platform, how content will be disbursed and the schedule of planned activities. The consultant will be responsible for establishing a system for submitting assignments and tracking the completion of tasks.

For more information on this position please refer to the attached document. The deadline for applications is the 22nd August 2018 (12 noon). Applications should be submitted to Ms Raisa Cole  –  raisa@housingfinanceafrica.org. 

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