Christopher Davis, Systems Analysis and Design Receives Quality Matters Certification

dr.d5Online Learning and Instructional Technology Services at Nelson Poynter Library is very pleased to announce that Dr. Christopher Davis’s course, Systems Analysis and Design (ISM 3113), received Quality Matters Certification on March 30, 2015. Not only did Dr. Davis’s course meet QM standards, he received a perfect score of 99 points.

This QM Certification process consists of a peer review guided by a research based rubric for high quality distance learning course design. The eight elements of the rubric include: Course Overview & Introduction, Learning Objectives, Instructional Materials, Learner Support, Accessibility, Learner Interaction and Engagement, and Assessment & Measurement.

Participation in the Quality Matters review is just one of the many ways that Dr. Davis expresses his commitment to high quality online courses at USFSP. Over the years, Dr. Davis has conducted design based research on accessibility and universal design, learning analytics and student engagement to continue to improve the teaching and learning experience within his online and hybrid courses.

Congratulations to Dr. Davis! To learn more about Quality Matters, visit our website.

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About karlakmetz

Karla is an Instructional Designer at Instructional Media Services and Adjunct Faculty in the College of Education at USFSP. She is currently earning her PhD in Instructional Technology at USF. With 7 years of experience in Education and Accessible Technologies, her professional interests include Universal Design for Higher Education and the Accessibility of Online Courses. Current projects include research on the benefits of closed captioning in online courses to all students.

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