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Quality Matters 2011 Recognized Courses

Quality Matters Recognized 2011
The Quality Matters™ program is a faculty-centered peer course review quality assurance process for online learning. Review criteria are linked to external standards; criteria and process are supported through instructional design principles; and the process is vetted by faculty experts. The goals of the program are to increase student retention, learning and satisfaction in online courses by implementing better course design. Quality Matters is sponsored by MarylandOnline and has been adopted by hundreds of higher education institutions across forty states and Canada.

The following courses have met Quality Matters™ review standards for 2011:

Dr. Harold Counihan, Professor, History/A&S
History of the United States 1, HIS 211

Mary Jo Bondy, Director, Physician Assistant Program/HPW&PE
Pharmacology 1, PHA 120

Dr. Gary Thomas, Professor, Business/BC&TS
Principles of Management, BPA 142

James P. Messenger, Assistant Professor, Mathematics/A&S
College Algebra, MAT 131

Linda Johnson, Academic Coordinator for Clinical Education/HPW&PE
Introduction to Physical Therapist Assistant, PTA 101

Kasia Taylor, Assistant Professor, Computer Technologies/BC&TS
Theories and Applications of Digital Technology, CSI 113

Lynne Gotjen, Instructor, Medical Assisting/HPW&PE
Medical Terminology, MDA 113

Dr. Jill Kolody, Professor, Business Administration/BC&TS
Principles of Accounting 1, BPA 211

Kathleen Happ, Assistant Professor, Business Administration/BC&TS
Business and Professional Ethics, BPA 138

Alicia Siegrist, Associate Professor, Physical Science/A&S
General Oceanography, PHS 109

Alicia Siegrist, Associate Professor, Physical Science/A&S
Physical Geology, PHS 113

Barbara D'Anna, Associate Professor, Nursing/HPW&PE
Nursing of Adult Clients in Health and Illness 2, NUR 220

Dr. David Tengwall, Professor, History/A&S
History of Western Civilization 1, HIS 111