Quality Matters

As proof of our commitment to excellence in online teaching, Shoreline is part of the Quality Matters program, a peer review process designed to certify the quality of online and hybrid courses. Based on national research and best practices in instructional design, the Quality Matters program ensures that our courses meet high quality standards.

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Shoreline's Quality Matters representatives:

  • Stephanie Diemel
    Master Reviewer
  • Judy Penn
    Applying the Quality Matters Rubric Facilitator
    Peer Reviewer
  • Doug Reid
    Master Reviewer
  • Amy Rovner
    Quality Matters Coordinator
    Certified Course Review Manager
    Peer Reviewer

Why Quality Matters to students and faculty

Our Quality Matters Certified Courses

To date, the following courses at Shoreline Community College have been reviewed and received the Quality Matters seal of approval as well as recognition in the QM national registry:

Courses Instructor
BIOL 126 - Sustainable Gardening/Horticulture Judy Penn
BIOL 150 - Epidemics and Culture Judy Penn
BIOL& 170 - Human Biology Adria Magrath
BUS 141 - Purchasing and Supply Management Fundamentals Marty Manegold
BUS 142 - Sourcing and Supplier Relations Fundamentals Marty Manegold
BUS 143 - Materials Management Marty Manegold
BUS 144 - Logistics and Transportation Fundamentals Marty Manegold
BUS 203 - Contract Management Marty Manegold
BUS 245 - eProcurement Marty Manegold
BUSTC 105 - Computer Applications Gail Dalton
BUSTC 115 - Fundamentals of Business Communication Gail Dalton
BUSTC 170 - Access 2016 Gail Dalton
BUSTC 270 - Office Procedures Gail Dalton
BTWRT 215 - Business Communications Gail Dalton
ECON& 201 - Micro Economics G. Andy Howard
GEOL 101 - Introduction to Physical Geology Emanuela Agosta
HIIM 134 - Medical Terminology Dawn Lui
HIIM 170 - Legal Aspects of Health Care Gloria Anderson
MATH& 146 - Introduction to Stats Shana Calaway
MATH& 151 - Calculus I Shana Calaway
MATH& 152 - Calculus II Shana Calaway
MUSTC 106 - Acoustics of Music Doug Reid
MUSTC 151 - Intro To Music Technology Dave Bristow
MUSTC 152 - MIDI Sequencing I Jeffrey Kashiwa
MUSTC 153 - MIDI Sequencing II Jeffrey Kashiwa
MUSTC 163 - MIDI Drum Programming Jeffrey Kashiwa
PHYS 110 - Concepts of the Physical World Stephanie Diemel
PSYCH& 200 - Lifespan Psychology Michelle Worley

For further information on the Quality Matters program, visit the QM website or contact eLearning Services.