Checklist for Meeting Quality Matters Standard 4 – Instructional Materials

Quality Matters Standard 4
4.1 The instructional materials contribute to the achievement of the stated course and module/unit learning objectives or competencies. 4.2 The relationship between the use of instructional materials in the course and completing learning activities is clearly explained. 4.3 The course models the academic integrity expected of learners by providing both source references and permissions for use of instructional materials. 4.4 The instructional materials represent up-to-date theory and practice in the discipline. 4.5 A variety of instructional materials is used in the course.

Standard 4 Checklist

images Verify content, materials, and resources align to course/module learning objectives. (4.1)
images Verify content, materials, and resources relate to the course. (4.2)
images Stated course learning objectives align to content, materials, and resources. (4.2)
A variety of up-to-date materials are used that are cited with references or linked to original source materials. (4.3, 4.4, 4.5)

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