QA Workshops

Quality Assurance Workshops

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COLP is offering Quality Assurance (QA)  workshops as a professional development opportunity for the SU campuses Quality Assurance Leads and any faculty/staff who are supporting our QA efforts for blended and online courses. All courses are taught by SU Facilitators who are faculty and instructional designers with extensive experience and training in teaching and evaluating online courses. The Quality Matters National Certification required a $225.00 registration fee that is fully waived for SUS faculty. You will need a Complimentary Registration Key to Waive registration. Registration will prioritize online faculty from colleges and departmental units currently offering online programs.

To register for  2017-2018 QA courses, click on the links under the workshop title to gain access to the workshop home page. From the lending page you can get more details about the workshop and register online.

FALL 2017 CALENDAR

The table below list the SUS expert workshops and national certification PD to be offered during the fall 2017 semester. Workshops may be located at different campuses within the SUS system. Please check Dates and Location before you attempt to register. For National certifications, you may need a Comp Registration to waive the associated fees.

SUS COLP Workshops are sponsored by the office of the Interim Executive Vice-President for
Academic Affairs & Grants from the Louisiana Board of Regents Innovation 2017 and a Hewlett Foundation/CSU Subcontract.


CLICK ON THE WORKSHOP TITLE WILL OPEN THE EVENT HOMEPAGE WITH DETAILS AND REGISTRATION LINKS.
DATEWORKSHOP TITLE
(Click to gain access to events Homepage)
LOCATION
(SUS Campuses)
10/06/2017Quality Matter National Certification: Designing an Online Course
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SUSLA Campus
10/07/2017Discovering Open education Resources for Online Course Design
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SUSLA Campus
10/21/2017Quality Matter National Certification: Designing an Online Course
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SUBR Campus
10/28/2017Quality Matter National Certification: Designing an Online Course
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SUBR Campus
11/10/2017Discovering Open education Resources for Online Course Design
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SUBR Campus
12/1/2017Quality Matters Refresher Course:
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SUBR Campus

Quality Assurance Course descriptions

Applying the QM Rubric: An overview of Quality Matters rubric and annotations, the research underlying the QM rubric, and the peer-review process for evaluating the quality of online course design. Participants will engage in hands-on experiences applying the QM standards to a sample course, writing helpful recommendations, and ensuring alignment between course level objectives, module level objectives, assessments, materials, activities, and tools.

Discovering Open Education Resources for Online Course Design: This workshop is a 1/2-day course that provides participants with a clear understanding of Open Education Resources (OER), Creative Commons Licensing (CC) and the search and discovery of OER from international repositories and affordable learning solution portals. It focuses on search strategies that enable participants to discover multimedia learning resources and open textbook for online course design. Participants will develop OER collections and Teaching Portfolios using the MERLOT Content Builder.

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