Quality Learning and Teaching (QLT) Rubric

The CSU Quality Learning and Teaching (QLT) evaluation rubric is designed to help support and identify exemplary practices for the design and delivery of online and blended courses. Now in its 3rd edition, the rubric is composed of 52 objectives across 9 sections. 

QLT Rubric 3rd Edition (2022)

The QLT Rubric 3rd Edition (2022) was informed using a 23 person committeeThis link will take you to an external website in a new tab. across 11 CSU campuses.  The updated rubric is composed of 52 objectives across 9 sections. See also the QLT Rubric 3rd Edition 2022 Webinar (Jan. 14, 2022): RecordingThis link will take you to an external website in a new tab., SlidesThis link will take you to an external website in a new tab., TranscriptThis link will take you to an external website in a new tab.

QLT Rubric
QLT Rubric 3rd Edition Description
 
QLT Rubric 3rd Edition (2022)This link will open a PDF file..pdf * QLT Rubric listing the 52 objectives and their sections.
QLT Rubric 3rd Edition (2022) with ExamplesThis link will open a PDF file..pdf* QLT Rubric with examples - lists the 52 objectives, their sections, and examples to provide clarity.
QLT Rubric 3rd Edition (2022) Sections and Explanations

Explore each QLT Rubric Section including videos, section objectives, and section updates.  

This edition supports the Department of Education's requirements for regular and substantive interaction (RSI) between online instructors and learners.



QLT Rubric 2nd Edition (2017)

The QLT Rubric 2nd Edition will no longer be supported after Summer 2022. Please use the most current edition of the rubric moving forward.

QLT Rubric
QLT Rubric 2nd Edition Description
 
QLT Rubric 2nd Edition (2017)This link will open a PDF file..pdf* QLT Rubric listing the and 59 objectives and their sections.
QLT Rubric 2nd Edition (2017) with ExamplesThis link will open a PDF file..pdf* QLT Rubric with examples listing the 57 objectives, their sections, and examples to provide clarity.

QOLT Rubric (2011)

QOLT Rubric (2011) is no longer supported by Online Course Services. We encourage you to use the latest edition of the QLT Rubric.


CSU Campuses that have adopted the CSU QLT rubric include: Channel Islands, Chico, Fresno, Humboldt, Maritime, Northridge, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Francisco, San Luis Obispo, San Marcos, Sonoma, and Stanislaus

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