BCCAT's Joint Annual Meeting will take place on Friday, November 14, 2014 in Richmond. Registration is now open for Institutional Contact Persons, Articulation Committee Chairs, and System Liaison Persons. A draft agenda and information on how to register can be found on the JAM website.
We are pleased to announce the release of a report on the first phase of a project examining current transcription and transfer credit nomenclature practices in Canadian jurisdictions. This project is overseen by the Pan-Canadian Consortium on Admissions and Transfer (PCCAT) and the Association of Registrars of the Universities and Colleges of Canada (ARUCC).
We are pleased to announce the inaugural launch of the BCCAT Transfer Awards! This awards program was designed to celebrate BCCAT's 25th anniversary by recognizing individuals or groups who have demonstrated exemplary leadership in the BC post-secondary system by contributing to the transfer community in a significant and transformative way. We invite your nominations!
This year marks the 25th anniversary of BCCAT. This year's Annual Review takes a look at key developments in the BC Transfer System, and presents an overview of projects and activities undertaken by the Council this past year.
We invite you to check out this new report which examines the use of learning outcomes as the basis for credit transfer. It provides an overview of the existing literature on the subject in general and in practice in BC, Ontario, Europe, the US, and Australia. The paper reviews issues related to the use of learning outcomes as the basis for credit transfer and offers some directions that jurisdictions are pursuing or exploring.