ERIC Number: ED462093
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
Articulation Committee Handbook: A Guide to the Mandate and Operations of Provincial Post-Secondary Articulation Committees in British Columbia. Third Edition.
British Columbia Council on Admissions and Transfer, Vancouver.
This handbook, created by the British Columbia Council on Admissions and Transfer (BCCAT), serves as a guide to individuals who serve on postsecondary articulation committees in British Columbia. The handbook is divided into four parts. Part A includes a chart detailing the major activities of BCCAT and a description of the membership, purpose, and objectives of the Transfer Articulation Committee (TAC) responsible for overseeing the work of all articulation committees. Part B includes a description of the roles, objectives, goals, and other guidelines for articulation committees; a description of the roles and responsibilities of BCCAT and articulation committee chairs, individual committee members, and system liaison persons; and guidelines for setting effective meeting agendas and taking minutes. Part B also includes answers to frequently asked questions, such as the process to be followed when an institution changes its curriculum, how to encourage institutions to participate in articulation committees, how to keep meetings on track, and the expectations of host institutions. Part C outlines principles and guidelines for transfer, including procedures for flexible and innovative transfer and guidelines for block transfer agreements. Part D provides a copy of the Transfer Credit Evaluation Form and the Articulation Committee Meeting Report Form. (KP)
Descriptors: Articulation (Education), Colleges, Committees, Community Colleges, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Postsecondary Education, Transfer Policy, Transfer Programs
For full text: http://www.bccat.bc.ca.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: British Columbia Council on Admissions and Transfer, Vancouver.
Identifiers - Location: Canada