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1. CFP: Contemporary Issues in Student Mobility

Research is a significant component of the work of the BC Council on Admissions and Transfer. The Council is committed to facilitating a more comprehensive understanding of credit transfer and student mobility in the ever-changing BC post-secondary environment.

BCCAT's Research Committee invites faculty, staff, and graduate students from member institutions of the BC Transfer System to submit project proposals for research contracts. 

CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS.  DEADLINE: September 30, 2019

CONTACT: Anna Tikina, Research Officer (atikina@bccat.ca; 604-412-7680)

2. CFP: Block Transfer and Degree Partnership Pathways

PURPOSE: To describe the volume, features and trends characterizing block transfer and degree partnership pathways, and the data sources available to analyze these pathways in BC. Also, to determine existing business practices that may impact such data. 

CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS.  DEADLINE: July 15, 2019

CONTACT: Anna Tikina, Research Officer (atikina@bccat.ca)

3. CFP: Competency-Based Credentials in Admissions

PURPOSE: To review trends in using competency-based credentials and assessments in post-secondary admissions in BC and elsewhere.

CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS.  DEADLINE: July 15, 2019

CONTACT: Anna Tikina, Research Officer (atikina@bccat.ca)

3. CFP: Micro-credentials: Trends in Credit Transfer and Credentialing

PURPOSE: To review the development and implementation of micro-credentials in key jurisdictions in North America, with special attention to credentialing and credit transfer, as well as to review the current state of micro-credentials among BC Transfer System members. 

CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS.  DEADLINE: July 15, 2019

CONTACT: Anna Tikina, Research Officer (atikina@bccat.ca)

4. CFP: Surveying Data Governance Policy Models

PURPOSE: To survey existing data governance models appropriate to institutions and data repositories holding student data for research and quality assurance purposes, and identify key elements and considerations useful to those developing governance policies in these areas.

CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS.  DEADLINE: July 15, 2019

CONTACT: Anna Tikina, Research Officer (atikina@bccat.ca)

5. CFP: Examining the Extent of Unarticulated Courses and Courses at Different Year Levels

PURPOSE: To analyze the extent and and volume of courses that have not been articulated in the BC Transfer System, and the volume of courses that have been articualted at different year levels.

CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS.  DEADLINE: September 15, 2019

CONTACT: Mike Winsemann, Director, Transfer & Technology (mwinsemann@bccat.ca)