2013-14 compensation for course development and maintenance

Overload teaching (fall and spring semesters)

  • Off-campus, ICN and on-campus - $1571 per unit of credit

Guided Independent Study (open enrollment)

  • Online course development - $1000 per unit of credit
  • Grading - $80 per unit of credit for students who complete course; $15 per lesson/exam for students who do not complete
  • Course revisions - the amount of pay will be based on the nature and scope of the revision

Online courses (semester-based)

  • Course development - $1000 per unit of credit if accepted as an online course development award based on Quality Matters standards (one-time only, paid the first time a course is taught online -- full-time UNI faculty and staff only). Adjuncts will be paid $300 per unit of credit if accepted as an online course development award (one-time only, paid the first time a course is taught online).
  • Teaching and grading (fall and spring) - $1571 per unit of credit

Variations

  1. Full-time instruction for organized summer courses offered through Continuing and Distance Education will be paid at the rate of 1/27th of the faculty member's nine-month academic-year salary for each semester unit taught.
  2. Summer on-campus workshops (offered at full tuition rates, numbered 133/233 and lasting one week or less) have an escalator clause. In addition to the base salary of $1571 per unit of credit, instructors will be paid 65% of all tuition collected beyond 12 enrollments, not to exceed a total salary of 1/27th of the faculty member's nine-month academic-year salary for each semester unit taught.
  3. Continuing and Distance Education reserves the right to cancel courses that do not receive sufficient enrollments to cover costs.