Spring Deadlines for Course Review Applications Set

Individuals interested in having a course reviewed during Spring 2013 are encouraged to submit their application as soon as possible.

  • Deadline #1:  January 18, 2013     Applications received by this deadline will be for course reviews scheduled to start on or after 3/1/2013.
  • Deadline #2:  February 15, 2013    Applications received by this deadline will be for course reviews scheduled to start on or after 4/1/2013.
  • Deadline #3:  March 15, 2013    Applications received by this deadline will be for course reviews scheduled to start on or after 5/1/2013.

Information about the course review process can be found here.   The cost of a formal Course Review is $700/course.  Minnesota Online has provided funding to offset 50% of the cost of two course reviews per affiliate MnSCU institution.  Applications must be received by February 15, 2013 to be eligible for this cost savings.

The Course Review Application for the 2012-2013 academic year is attached.   This application should be completed by the faculty member who wishes to have a course reviewed after consultation with their campus Institutional Representative.   Course Review Application 2012-2013 . The application should be submitted about 6 weeks prior to when the course will be ready for the review in order to provide adequate time to assemble the review team.  Start to finish, the review process can take several months.

Peer Reviewers for all MOQI-managed course reviews are chosen from the pool of certified reviewers in Minnesota and from institutions across the United States. Courses that complete a successful review are formally recognized by Quality Matters on the QM website.  These courses are also awarded a certificate and “seal” that can be displayed within the course and on the syllabus.  A list of all MnSCU courses that have achieved QM certification is found here.

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