GTA | DES 212: Design Media II

Winter 2024 term 2 Up to 2 open positions 71.5 hours total, approximately 5.5 hours per week at $37.53/hour

Overview of duties

Assist students with their work in progress (evaluating and critiquing informally) during twice- weekly sessions. Provide students with assistance with technical problems involving both manual and software tools, and encourage the development of a conceptual attitude to media in their work. Responsible for leading one or more software tutorials and may participate in project critiques during


Current MArch or MLA student. Must be well-versed in manual drafting techniques, including the construction of parallel projection and perspective drawings, Adobe Creative Suite, Rhinoceros and Grasshopper. Knowledge of basic rendering workflows is an asset. Ability to help students actively learn through design media (sketching, drawing, modelling). Ability to explain subject matter clearly and logically. Ability to effectively lead discussion groups that facilitate student learning. Ability to effectively assists student learning by enabling different sets of skills, including oral and verbal communications, problem solving, critical thinking, numeracy, teamwork, leadership, planning.

Application deadline

How to apply

Complete the online application form and upload a CV and cover letter.


Please note that course schedule may change. Please refer to the course schedule for the most up-to-date information.

Please note, total hours divided equally across 16 week term. 4% vacation will be added to total hours.