Quality Matters Essential Standards Program (QMESP) Application

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Incentives for Program Completion

  • $1,000 award
  • DELTA covers the cost for Applying the Quality Matters Rubric (APPQMR) and Improving Your Online Course (IYOC) workshops taken at NC State (value $350)
  • Aggregated feedback from internal peer reviews of the online course
  • University recognition for your course that meets Quality Matters essential standards
  • Participants can then proceed to the QM Certification Path or the Peer Reviewer Path

Competitive Priorities

Priority consideration is given to applications that:

  • seek to improve student success as defined by the NC State Strategic Plan
  • benefit more than one course or faculty member
  • demonstrate support from the department and/or college
  • impact multiple, and preferably all sections of a course
  • indicate a flexible schedule to attend the scheduled workshops and consultations

 

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QMESP Spring 2020 Schedule

Date(s)EventDeliveryTime CommitmentNotes
March 10
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
APPQMR Workshop (Face-to-face)Face-to-face8 hours in one sessionIf you complete the face-to-face workshop, you do not have to attend the online workshop.
TBDAPPQMR Workshop (Online)Online16-20 hours over two weeksIf you complete the online workshop, you do not have to register for the face-to-face workshop
Week of March 16-20QMESP Orientation MeetingFace-to-face90 minutes in one session
March 24 - April 7IYOC WorkshopOnline16-20 hours over two weeks
Week of April 20-24, date and time TBDConsultation #1Face-to-face or Online90 minutes in one sessionIndividual consultation with QMESP advisor
April 27 - May 25Course preparationFaculty work independently15+ hours over four weeks
Week of May 25-29, date and time TBDConsultation #2Face-to-Face or Online90 minutes in one sessionIndividual consultation with QMESP advisor
Summer 2020, date and time TBDSubmit course for internal reviewFace-to-Face60 minutes in one sessionDate TBD with QM Coordinator
Date and time TBDReview feedback from internal reviewFace-to-Face60 minutes in one sessionDate TBD with QM Coordinator