Quality Standards for Quality Development in e-Learning : Adoption, Implementation and Adaptation of ISO/IEC 19796-1
This research study focuses on quality development in e-Learning and on quality standards as appropriate instruments for corresponding activities. Quality standards are supporting the adoption and implementation of quality development throughout the whole organisation. Especially the new quality standard for learning, education and training ISO/IEC 19796-1 offers a promising potential for the raise of quality awareness and the involvement of all stakeholders. The implementation and adaptation of the quality standard is the main focus looking at the specific situation and organisation.