Applying the Quality Matters Rubric (APPQMR) is prerequisite to the Peer Reviewer Course, the required course to become a QM Peer Reviewer. QM's flagship workshop on the QM Rubric and its use in reviewing the design of online and blended courses is intended for a broad audience, including but not limited to faculty, instructional designers, administrators, and adjunct instructors. The workshop is helpful particularly to those who are new to QM or those considering the adoption of a quality assurance process for online and blended learning. In addition to learning about the course review process and the QM Rubric, participants will learn to apply the concept of alignment and will be able to draft helpful recommendations for course improvement. Registration is required.


FALL 2018

Quality Matters: Applying the Quality Matters Rubric (APPQMR)

This is prerequisite to the Peer Reviewer Course, the required course to become a QM Peer Reviewer. QM's flagship workshop on the QM Rubric and its use in reviewing the design of online and blended courses is intended for a broad audience, including but not limited to faculty, instructional designers, administrators, and adjunct instructors. The workshop is helpful particularly to those who are new to QM or those considering the adoption of a quality assurance process for online and blended learning. In addition to learning about the course review process and the QM Rubric, participants will learn to apply the concept of alignment and will be able to draft helpful recommendations for course improvement. Registration is required.


Points: 20,000
Date: September 18 and September 20, 2018 (attendance both days is required)
Time: 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM both days, lunch provided
Location: CTL 243
Facilitator(s): Randi Kirkland and Courtney Felton

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Quality Matters: Introduction to Quality Matters

Quality Matters (QM) is a faculty-centered, peer review process that is designed to certify the quality of online and hybrid/blended courses. QM is a leader in quality assurance for online education and has received national recognition for its peer-based approach and continuous improvement in online education and student learning. In this session, participants will learn about UAB’s QM initiative and the QM professional development opportunities available through UAB. In addition, participants will receive an update on the QM Higher Education Rubric, Sixth Edition and learn about internal and official course review processes.


Points: 10,000
Date: October 17, 2018
Time: 9:00 – 10:30 AM
Location: CTL 243
Facilitator(s): Samira Laouzai and Randi Kirkland

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Quality Matters: Applying the Quality Matters Rubric (APPQMR)

This is prerequisite to the Peer Reviewer Course, the required course to become a QM Peer Reviewer. QM's flagship workshop on the QM Rubric and its use in reviewing the design of online and blended courses is intended for a broad audience, including but not limited to faculty, instructional designers, administrators, and adjunct instructors. The workshop is helpful particularly to those who are new to QM or those considering the adoption of a quality assurance process for online and blended learning. In addition to learning about the course review process and the QM Rubric, participants will learn to apply the concept of alignment and will be able to draft helpful recommendations for course improvement. Registration is required.


Points: 20,000
Date: October 24, 2018
Time: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, lunch provided
Location: CTL 243
Facilitator(s): Samira Laouzai and Meegie Wheat

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Refreshments will be served at each session. Attendees must be present for the full session in order to receive course credit. 

 There is no cost to register or participate in any of these workshops.

 Quality Matters at UAB

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