Northland Faculty Complete Workshop on Accessibility

Six faculty from Northland recently completed the Quality Matters workshop “Addressing Accessibility”. This workshop provides faculty with information about the challenges students with physical disabilities face in a course that uses digital or online materials. The workshop provided many ideas and resources for what faculty can do to create materials that are accessible for all students. Faculty who completed the workshop included:

Bonnie Andrys
Peggy Rogers
Dorinda Sorvig
Linda Samuelson
Farah Rahnama
Elizabeth McMahon


QM Certified History Course

Congratulations Aliza!!

Aliza Olson’s HIST 1101: Western Civilization I  recently went through a formal Quality Matters course review and received QM recognition.  Northland now has 5 QM Certified courses.


Course Review Applications – Spring 2013

If you were thinking of having one of your online or hybrid courses formally reviewed using the QM process, now is the time to get the course review application submitted.  Applications are due by Feb. 15 for those interested in having a course reviewed yet this semester.  Applications will be reviewed and prioritized by the QM Implementation Team following the Feburary 15 deadline.

Those interested in learning more about the review process can read about the Peer Course Review Process or contact me for more information.

Course Review Application – FY13

New QM Recognized Course

Northland has another Quality Matters Recognized Course! The following course recently went through a formal Quality Matters review and received QM recognition.

Course: ENGL1111  Composition I
Faculty/ Course Developer: Jennifer Dahlen

Jen is also a Quality Matters Master Reviewer and just started her first assignment as review team chair for another MNSCU institution.

Fall 2012 Northland QM News

Read the latest QM News from Northland here:   QM @ NCTC Update-12-2012.