Quality Development and Quality Standards in E-Learning: Adoption, Implementation and Adaption.
In: Proceedings of World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia and Telecommunication 2007
Chesapeake: AACE (2007)
Buchaufsatz / Kapitel / Fach: Informatik; Wirtschaftswissenschaften
This article focuses on quality development for e-learning and education and on appropriate instruments. Based on the given definition of quality development the ways to introduce and improve it are analyzed by the presented three level concept: Quality standards are supporting the implementation of quality development throughout the whole organization. Especially the new standard for quality management and assurance in learning, education, and training ISO/IEC 19796-1 offers a promising potential for the raise of quality awareness and the involvement of all stakeholders. Its implementation is described by pointing out the need for its adaptation to the specific situation of usage.