|Proposed Start Date||August 2017|
|Assignment Location||Pili, Camarines Sur, Philippines|
Join the team at the Central Bicol State University of Agriculture (CBSUA) and support staff in expanding the Organic Agriculture Development Program (OADP) into an academic program.
The Central Bicol State University of Agriculture (CBSUA) is a state university mandated to provide both higher and advanced education. CBSUA also engages in research in agriculture and allied technological sciences including education, arts and related sciences. It also undertakes extension and development programs, and provides the necessary instructional and research leadership in agricultural, environmental and technological development in the Bicol Region.
You will undertake feasibility studies on establishing potential organic agriculture academic programs, identifying possible topics and learning outcomes and presenting results to management and stakeholders. You will develop a proposal on how to create the academic curriculum and assist staff to form a curriculum development technical working group, which will draft recommendations, present to management and finalise the syllabus. Additionally you will strengthen evaluation standards and methods by first reviewing existing tools and procedures and then preparing and finalising research design and evaluation tools through consultations with stakeholders.
These objectives will contribute to increased opportunities for Filipino youth and improve capacities and competencies of teachers in organic agriculture.
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