Quality Matters Recognizes Patricia Gaukel

Patricia Gaukel It is with great pleasure that we announce that Patricia Gaukel, of USF St Petersburg’s Kate Tiedemann College of Business, has received Quality Matters certification for her online course, Cost Accounting and Control II (ACG 4351). The peer review was conducted throughout the month of June and her course was awarded certification on June 30, 2017.

The Quality Matters peer review process is rigorous and focuses on the quality of course design and alignment of materials. The reviewers apply 43 standards from a research-based rubric of best practices in online and blended learning.

Professor Gaukel’s course is now listed on the QM directory of certified courses from universities across the nation. Additionally, the QM Seal of Recognition and information regarding the course quality certification will now be displayed on the home page of her course.

Please join us in congratulating Professor Gaukel on this significant achievement!

Contact Online Learning and Instructional Technology Services for more information about Quality Matters.

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About karlamorris

Karla is an Instructional Designer at Instructional Media Services and Adjunct Faculty in the College of Education at USFSP. With over 9 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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