Accessibility & Quality Assurance Resources
Accessibility and quality assurance help make our online and blended courses better learning experiences for all learners.
You may be wondering why accessibility matters for online courses. For more information, visit Academic Technologies' Accessibility and Copyright of Materials page. You will find information and resources for the following:
- Why you should design with accessibility in mind
- How online courses are evaluated for accessibility
- An accessibility quick guide
- Accessibility statements for online and blended course
Quality includes evaluating your course and ensuring it aligns with standards related to accessibility, learner support, learner interaction, and instructional materials. Academic Technologies and the Center for Teaching Excellence have developed an Online Course Quality Checklist that combines features from the Quality Matters (QM) and SUNY OSQR rubrics. This checklist provides a quick assessment of key features that should be included in your course.