Center for Online Learning
Georgia Southern University

Improving Your Online Course (IYOC)

Contact Peter Berryman
(912) 478-1509
or (912) 478-0049
This is an official Quality Matters workshop facilitated by the Center for Online Learning.

Spring 2018 Registration Deadline: March 2

The “Improving Your Online Course” workshop explores the QM Rubric and provides a framework to improve the quality of online courses. Participants use the QM Rubric to review their own courses and develop a course improvement plan.

Participants use the 21 essential Specific Review Standards of the Quality Matters Rubric to prepare a course improvement plan for one of their online courses.

IYOC is a COL prerequisite for Quality Matters Official Course Certification Program.

Learning Objectives

  • Recognize the foundational concepts of Quality Matters.
  • Apply the essential Standards of the Quality Matters Rubric to your own online course.
  • Describe the alignment of at least one module/unit in your online course.
  • Prioritize improvements to your online course.


  • Spring 2018: March 12 – April 1 (3 weeks)

Participants can expect to spend 6-8 hours per week.



» Sign up for Improving Your Online Course

Deadline: March 2 is the registration deadline for Spring 2018.

Last updated: 1/2/2018

Center for Online Learning : : Henderson Library, Suite 1303 : : (912) 478-0049