Education

Past and present teaching activity


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BA (Hons) Advertising, London College of Communication, Elephant & Castle, London, SE1 6SB.

Associate lecturer – October 2014 – Current

My role at LCC is running the Digital portfolios unit, this includes delivering learning experiences using pedagogic approaches, re-enforcing multi-faceted content creation ultimately enabling 3rd year students to be self sufficient, context driven and new media savvy upon graduation with emphasis on strong concept-driven unique portfolios.

 

Adobe Mentor

Web & Graphic Industry consultant / software Tutor – July 2011 – Current

Private tuition in the Adobe Creative Suite, WordPress and Final Cut Pro and Industry consultancy for brand, advertising and web trend / direction. I teach at every level from the basics right through to advanced. Tutorials are flexible and can be tailored to fit into busy schedules; business day visits, home, studio and online e-tutorials.

 

Digital media, Camberwell college of Arts London, 45 – 65 Peckham road, London, SE5 8 UF.

Web & Graphic design Tutor / Technician 0.5 – February 2013 – September 2014

Providing workshops covering all aspects of graphic design including HTML 5 / CSS coding and printed media design via branding and advertising.

All Adobe software’s including CS6 Photoshop, Illustration, InDesign, Dreamweaver & Flash are supported to a high level.

 

Advertising, Brand and Communication, University College for the Creative Arts, Falkner Road, Farnham, GU9 7DS.

Sessional lecturer – September 2008 – May 2013

Unit leader for Digital Communication- providing lectures, assigning essays and teaching web 2.0 theory and design to over 50 students.

Writing the unit handbook for the first year pathway and tutoring the students through to assessment.

Teaching Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator to first, second and third year degree students.

Providing workshops in Dreamweaver & Flash and providing technical support for the second and third year students on their final projects.

 

Foundation Studies-graphic design pathway, University College for the Creative Arts, Falkner Road, Farnham, GU9 7DS.

Sessional lecturer – August 2008 – May 2013

Writing the unit handbook for the graphic design pathway for Foundation Studies.

Teaching Photoshop and digital photography (digital rotation) to all foundation pupils.

 

TrainE / TraidE, 314 Regents Park Road, London. N3 2JX.

Course leader – October 2010 – September 2011

Running a BTEC course in Graphic Design

Covering the following units: Visual recording, Materials & recording in art and design, Typographic & layout design and Web design.

Teaching Adobe CS5 Photoshop, Indesign, Illustrator, Flash and Dreamweaver

http://www.traine.org.uk

 

Point Blank, 23 Penn Street, London. N1 5DL.

Part-time lecture – June 2009 – August 2009

Course leader for various magazine production workshops. 6-week courses.

Teaching Photoshop, InDesign and magazine production and theory.

http://www.pointblanklondon.com

 

Sed*8, London College of Fashion, Mare St, London. E8 3RE.

Course leader – July 2009 – September 2009 (Summer workshop)

Course leader for magazine production workshop. 10-week course.

Teaching Photoshop, InDesign and magazine production and theory.

 

Rolling Sound, Astra house, 23 -25 Arklow Road, London. SE14 6EB.

Part-time lecturer – June 2009 – September 2009 (Summer workshop)

Teaching photography to young offenders. 1-week course.

Teaching web design to young volunteers in Hackney. 6-week course.

http://www.rollingsound.co.uk

 

University College for the Creative Arts, Ashley Road, Epsom. KT18 5BE.

Part-time lecturer – June 2009

GDNM Workshops: A series of four workshops teaching creative and media skills to students at local schools.

Teaching stop-frame animation and poster campaigns.

 

FutureTrend, 81 Southbury Road, Enfield, London. EN1 1PJ.

Part-time lecturer – February 2009 – September 2009

Lecturing Adobe software CS3 to CS5.

http://www.futuretrend.co.uk

 

Fashion Promotion & Imaging, University College for the Creative Arts, Ashley Road, Epsom. KT18 5BE.

Sessional lecturer – February 2009 – March 2009

Teaching both basic & intermediate Illustrator.