Thirteen Courses were QM Certified in February 2016

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The following courses received QM Certification in February 2016!

Please congratulate these faculty course developers for their commitment to creating courses that demonstrate quality course design principles.

QM LogoThese courses have been formally reviewed and meet Quality Matters Standards for course design.  QM certified courses are listed in QM’s national database of certified courses and each faculty member has been given a QM seal to display with the online or blended course.

Bemidji State University

BUAD3771 Financial Management     Faculty/ Course Developer: Joann Fredrickson

Hennepin Technical College

BIOL2125 Anatomy & Physiology I   Faculty/ Course Developer: Jane Sprangers

Minnesota State University, Mankato

LAWE438 Terrorism and Political Violence     Faculty/ Course Developer: Patricia Nelson
SPAN 600/FREN 600 Research and Bibliography     Faculty/ Course Developer: Adriana Gordillo
FCS414W Family Policy and Ethics     Faculty/ Course Developer: Daniel Moen
MASS110 Introduction to Mass Media     Faculty/ Course Developer:  Rachael Hanel

Minnesota State University, Moorhead

CSIS316 Ethics in the Information Age     Faculty/ Course Developer: Rhonda Ficek

Ridgewater Community College

DRFT2515 Parametric Design III     Faculty/ Course Developer: Stacey Nass

Riverland Community College

ACCT2012 Principles of Managerial Accounting     Faculty/Course Developer: Dan Wirkus
BUSA1002 Introduction to Online Learning     Faculty/Course Developer: Deb McManimon

Winona State University

ENG120 Introduction to Literature: Shakespeare     Faculty/ Course Developer: Jane Carducci
WGSS150 Violence on Campus     Faculty/ Course Developer:  Rebecca Johnson
CAST251 Professional Self-Care and Wellness     Faculty/ Course Developer: Aurea Osgood


View the list of all courses that have met QM Standards within the MNSCU & University of Minnesota systems.

MnSCU Faculty Receive Certification

The following individuals have completed training and other requirements to become QM-Certified Master Reviewers. Master Reviewers serve as the team chair during formal Quality Matters course reviews.  The following individuals were certified as QM Master Reviewers over the past several months.

To become a QM-Certified Master Reviewer, one must be an experienced Peer Reviewer, must complete QM’s Master Reviewer course, and must be a current online instructor.

Certified Master Reviewers

Mary Amundson, Northland Community & Technical College
Hamid Kazeroony, Inver Hills Community College
Xiaosheng Li, Normandale Community College
Jennifer Malarski, Minneapolis Technical & Community College
Carrie Naughton, Inver Hills Community College
Jane Sprangers, Hennepin Technical College
Emily Stark, Minnesota State University, Mankato
Darcy Turner, St. Cloud Technical & Community College
Mark Young, Winona State University