Micro-Credentials In The BC Context
Look here if you find yourself wondering about terms related to micro-credentials. Jargon can be confusing! Remember - micro certifications = micro credentials. These are taken directly from State University of New York's Glossary of terms for micro-credentials.
Micro-certification is written about in the higher education blogs quite frequently. Check here for some easy reading on the topic.
Here are a collection of journal articles and reports on micro-credentials if you would like to dig deeper. Feel free to add to this list as well by clicking on "add a new entry"
This resource highlights what developments are happening in micro-credentials around the world. As you read about these consider what it might mean for British Columbia.
Presentation by BC Council for Admissions and Transfer on recent research about Microcredentials in Canada.
Includes the microcredentials report, infographic and video from author Joanne Duklas,
To assist you with Collaborative Document Exercise One read about how our industries are classified and what the future holds for BC. These resources are from the WorkBC site.
In this exercise please identify if you are part of industry, post secondary institution or organization and where do you see the gaps in skills training. Feel free to comment on each other's post. There are no wrong answers.
In this activity, we invite you to share either a burning question or an aha moment. It is ok to have questions about micro-credentials after this 12 day micro-flo course. We also hope you had an aha moment or two. To contribute either a burning question or an aha moment press "add a new entry"