Digitising Higher Education Quality Assurance

digital qa solutions
for the higher education sector

At Online Peer Solutions, we digitize quality assurance

Online Peer Solutions Pty Ltd supports the higher education sector with a third-party quality assurance service with cloud based solutions, which align to regulatory and professional standards. The Peer Review Portal is a cloud-based solution which has the following benefits: flexibility, low cost, collaboration, productivity, security, data loss prevention, mobility and software updates. 

The Tertiary Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA) in Australia, refers to the Peer Review Portal, as an online support mechanism which individuals, education providers, industry, networks and professional associations in meeting national and international standards in external peer review. 

What is a third-party digital quality assurance service? 

We provide a third-party  digital quality assurance service, with cloud-based solutions for internal and external quality assurance in higher education, but without the responsibility for assuring the quality of the institutions or programs. 

What can we offer?

five levels of quality assurance

We digitize quality assurance to make it affordable, cost-effective and efficient and
support five levels of quality assurance across higher education. 

Level 1

Course / Program

We support individuals and teams at the course/program level with training, scholarship and individual evidence-based profiles and connecting them with online communities and forums.

Course / Program

We support individuals and teams at the course/program level with training, scholarship and individual evidence-based profiles and connecting them with online communities and forums.

Level 2

Faculties / Institution

We support HE organisations to develop an institution-wide process for monitoring self assurance, including course teams, committees and panels and connecting them with online communities and forums.

Faculties / Institution

We support HE organisations to develop an institution-wide process for monitoring self assurance, including course teams, committees and panels and connecting them with online communities and forums.

Level 3

Cross-Institution Review

We support cross-institutional collaboration and review through external referencing requirements and external review. We have developed an Independent Reviewer Register which provides the sector with expertise across cross-institutional reviews.

Cross-Institution Review

We support cross-institutional collaboration and review through external referencing requirements and external review. We have developed an Independent Reviewer Register which provides the sector with expertise across cross-institutional reviews.

Level 4

Cross-Agency Collaboration

We support cross-agency collaboration to reduce duplication of effort, particularly with combined accreditations. The Peer Review Portal includes online panels that quality assurance agencies and professional bodies can work together to reduce the duplication of effort but also strengthen cross agency collaboration. Online sector groups can support these combined accreditation activities.

Cross-Agency Collaboration

We support cross-agency collaboration to reduce duplication of effort, particularly with combined accreditations. The Peer Review Portal includes online panels that quality assurance agencies and professional bodies can work together to reduce the duplication of effort but also strengthen cross agency collaboration. Online sector groups can support these combined accreditation activities.

Level 5

Cross-Sector Reviews and Social Impact

We support working collaboratively across the HE sector, on sector reviews which demonstrate social impact to improve the overall quality of HE organisations to benefit students and staff in higher education.

Cross-Sector Reviews and Social Impact

We support working collaboratively across the HE sector, on sector reviews which demonstrate social impact to improve the overall quality of HE organisations to benefit students and staff in higher education.

Why Online Peer Solutions

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our digital qa solutions

 

We support a range of digital quality assurance services for higher education institutions, depending on their current requirements.

  • Accreditation review and panels
  • Academic integrity review
  • Assessment review
  • Auditor training 
  • Benchmarking groups and community groups
  • Curriculum design
  • Curriculum review and panels
  • Industry engagement, employability & professional reviews
  • Innovation and commercialisation
  • Institutional data comparisons and sector comparisons
  • Policy development and review 
  • Real-time student performance data
    Real-time student evaluation/surveys
  • Scholarship reviews, with institutional reporting
  • Targeted CPD

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To learn more about our digital quality assurance services.

gain insight

Gain insight on all aspects of quality assurance across your institution to support self assurance.

reduce lag

Digital quality assurance is about reducing lag data, by turning it into real-time data. Benefits include: immediate student outcomes, evidence-based decision making; professional development for academic staff; and marketing purposes that connects to both professional bodies and industry.

Anytime, Anywhere

Our digital services through the Peer Review Portal can be searched by iPhone, iPad or computer at any time and anywhere.

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