BCcampus supports the work of the B.C. post-secondary system in the areas of teaching, learning and educational technology. This involves the coordination of collaborative projects that span multiple institutions, introducing and supporting innovations about the ways in which people learn, and helping institutions evaluate and develop good practice in the use of technology for learning. We also provide technologies that enable students to apply to and transfer between institutions.
Our three service areas are:
Responsible for managing the BC Open Textbook Project on behalf of government, advising on the use of Open licenses to institutions and government ministries, maintaining a repository of open educational resources, developing and delivering learning opportunities for faculty and institutional staff in the areas of teaching, learning and educational technology and supporting communities of practice that lead to high quality learning experiences for students.
Collaborative Programs and Services
Responsible for special innovation projects as detailed on our Special Projects managing our ABT and ICT Collaborative Programs and building capacity within the B.C. post-secondary system through research, implementation and pilots of educational technologies (particularly those that are Open Source).
Student Data Services
Responsible for our ApplyBC and TranscriptsBC applications and the infrastructure behind them, this group develops and delivers technologies that help students apply to and transfer between post-secondary institutions and beyond.