Take a Quality Matters course
You can take a basic Quality Matters course at the teaching and learning center on your campus.The course teaches you how to use Quality Matters principles in course design.
Get your courses QM certified
The first step in getting your course QM certified is to submit it for a QM internal review. This review is conducted by two faculty peers who teach online and successfully completed the QM Peer Reviewer Course. The Office of Online Education provides a stipend of $200 per internal review completed to each peer reviewer. The QM internal review process at Indiana University uses a modified form of the QM Higher Education Rubric, 6th Ed. that includes the following:
To request an internal QM review of your course, contact your campus teaching center.
IU Online provides funds for QM certification of online courses; these funds are disbursed through a process managed by your campus teaching center. If you are interested in having your course formally reviewed through the QM process, please email David Becker or inquire at your campus teaching center.
Become a QM Peer Reviewer
Peer reviewers develop additional expertise and can be paid to conduct formal QM reviews of IU courses and courses from other institutions.
To learn more about the requirements for becoming an official QM peer reviewer, visit the Quality Matters site. To secure the required training and for other questions, contact your campus teaching center.
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