Freelance Author (m/f/d) – General Psychology: Learning, Emotion, Motivation and Attention
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Course Title: General Psychology: Learning, Emotion, Motivation and Attention
Study Programme: Bachelor Applied Psychology, Distance Learning
Attention and Awareness
Remote and freelance contract
Ability to develop your academic writing
Guidelines and support from internal departments
Opportunities to work on similar future projects
Creating a course book and reading list (130-180 pages) from an existing module description
Creating various assessment types
A completed academic degree and profile (Master or PhD) related to the subject area
Industry experience and/or previous experience developing course materials is advantageous
For your application to be considered please submit the following documents (in English and in a single .pdf file):
Tailored CV and Cover Letter (including your earliest start date)
An independent writing sample (3-5 pages) related to one of the topics listed under ‘Course Content’
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