QLT-Friendly Home Page

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Course Home Page


This homepage was designed to provide clear and detailed instructions for students to access course content. The intuitive layout includes buttons and links to course modules, a short video introducing the instructor, and 'Quick Link' buttons to frequently accessed course components.

QLT Objectives Met

  • QLT Section 1: Course Overview and Introduction
    • Objective: 1.1 Instructor uses course environment to provide clear and detailed instructions for students to begin accessing all course components, such as syllabus, course calendar, assignments, and other course materials.
    • Objective: 1.2 Detailed instructor information is available to students and includes multiple and preferred formats for being contacted by students, availability information, brief biographical information including pronouns, and a picture of or video from the instructor.
    • Objective: 1.3 Course description includes the purpose and format of the course, as well as prerequisite knowledge and competencies, if applicable.


Additional Information

  • Material Type:  Course Home Page
  • Author:   Debra Hunter, Instructor
  • Institution:  San Jose State University
  • Date Created:  2021-02-21
  • Course Format:   Online
  • LMS:  Canvas

QM Standard Equivalents

  • QM General Standard 1: Course Overview and Introduction
  • Standard: 1.1 Instructions make clear how to get started and where to find various course components.
  • Standard: 1.2 Learners are introduced to the purpose and structure of the course.
  • Standard: 1.7 Expectations for prerequisite knowledge in the discipline and/or any required competencies are clearly stated.
  • Standard: 1.8 The self–introduction by the instructor is professional and is available online.