University of West Florida

Academic Technology Center

 

Need help with your course?

Contact Our Instructional Designers:

Cindy Mersereau:
E-mail: cmersereau@uwf.edu
Phone: 850-474-3291

June Watkins:
E-mail: jwatkins1@uwf.edu
Phone: 850-474-3165

Lior Flum:
E-mail: lflum@uwf.edu
Phone: 850-473-7239

Quality Online Instructor Certificate

The Quality Online Instructor Certificate is awarded to faculty who successfully complete the Quality Online Certificate program offered through ATC.

The course descriptions are:

Designing a Quality Online/Blended Course (6-week, fully online course)

This course requires roughly 2 - 3 hours per week to complete. Designing a Quality Online Course is for all faculty or instructors who plan to develop an online or blended course. The purpose of this course is to facilitate faculty’s online/blended course design and development process. The ATC course facilitator(s) work collaboratively with faculty to help translate what normally occurs in a traditional classroom to an appropriate online/blended mode or perhaps a new approach to accomplishing the same instructional goals and objectives.

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This course focuses on:

  • Understanding the QM rubric
  • Understanding Universal Design for Learning (UDL)
  • Planning your online/blended course
  • Designing your course in eLearning
  • Online assessments
  • Student engagement strategies
The Designing a Quality Online/Blended Course received the Quality Matters seal for successfully meeting expectations for a Continuing & Professional Development course.

Teaching a Quality Online/Blended Course (6-week, fully online course)

This course requires about 3-5 hours per week to complete. The purpose of this six-week online course is to facilitate the implementation of instructional strategies that have been proven through the research to be essential to successful online/blended teaching and is facilitated by a QM Faculty Scholar.

This course focuses on:

  • Facts and fallacies of online/blended education
  • Instructor roles and responsibilities in the online/blended classroom
  • Instructor communication/feedback
  • Facilitating interaction/instructor presence
  • Online learning communities
  • Effective time management
  • Bells and whistles/course technology

Please visit the Reservation Desk for upcoming class dates and to reserve your seat.

Quality Online Instructor Certificates Awarded

Fall 2013

  1. Lisa Blalock
  2. John Bratten
  3. Katelyn Cleary
  4. Justin Davis
  5. Faith Garrett
  6. Jessica Gladstone
  7. Natalie Goulette
  8. Dianne Harris
  9. Lela Hobby
  10. William Huth
  11. Carolyn McDuff
  12. Pamela Meyers
  13. Kathy Reid
  14. Jill Van Der Like
  15. Aletheia Zambesi

Summer 2013

  1. Monica Beck
  2. Lynette Bledsoe
  3. Maria Burns
  4. Gina Cestaro
  5. Amanda Cullen
  6. Marcia Dove
  7. Holly Ellis
  8. Roz Fisher
  9. Valerie George
  10. Bilal Gonen
  11. Rodney Guttmann
  12. Alexis Janosik
  13. Kathy Johnson
  14. Shari Johnson
  15. Tressa Kelly
  16. Dione King
  17. Meiga Loho Noya
  18. Penelope Mitchell
  19. Jeanette Plodek
  20. Nicholas Power
  21. Chandra Prayaga
  22. Lakshmi Prayaga
  23. Katelynn Riesenberg
  24. Dallas Snider
  25. Linda Tibbits
  26. Xuan Tran
  27. Kristine Weglarz

Spring 2013

  1. Michele Anthony
  2. Steve Bridges
  3. Melissa Brode
  4. Dawn Fountain
  5. Caroll Hobbs
  6. Robert Isosaari
  7. Lesley Keck
  8. Melinda Lewis
  9. Sheila Murphy
  10. Tonya Nascimento
  11. Erika Phan-Lung
  12. Celeste Romp
  13. Anita Solarski
  14. Aileen Trotter
  15. Karen Valaitis

Fall 2012

  1. Valencia Davis
  2. Jessica Guthrie
  3. Preston Obray
  4. John Pecore
  5. Michael Trevathan

Summer 2012

  1. James Dickson
  2. Patricia Malley
  3. Melissa Stewart
  4. Debra Vinci

Spring 2012

  1. Karen Barth
  2. Angela Blackburn
  3. Karla Caillouet
  4. Maria (Pilar) Cortes
  5. Elizabeth (Anne) Henderson
  6. Kjersten Holden
  7. Wil Hugli
  8. Kevin Krieger
  9. Kathryn (Leah) Lewis
  10. Bethany Lohmiller
  11. Rebecca McBride
  12. Cindy Mersereau
  13. Patricia Posey-Goodwin
  14. Leauna Stone
  15. Melissa Venezia
  16. Jun Wei

Fall 2011

  1. Monica Beck
  2. Linda-Suzanne Borgen
  3. Eric Bostwick
  4. Sara Evans
  5. Michelle Gaudette
  6. Chasidy Hobbs
  7. Maureen Howard
  8. Giang-Nguyen Nguyen
  9. Petra Schuler
  10. Lori Smailes
  11. Jamie Snyder
  12. Doug Waggle
  13. June Watkins

Summer 2011

  1. Jack Azzaretto
  2. Enid Sisskin

    Call or email Cindy Mersereau, 474-3291 or cmersereau@uwf.edu or Karen Barth, 473-7291 or kbarth@uwf.edu for more information.
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