Zero Textbook Cost (ZTC) Programs

Province-wide

Institution-specific

Open Textbooks – New

Open Textbooks – Adaptations/New Editions

Adult Basic Education (ABE)

Trades

Open Course Packs

Supplemental Materials

Also see Homework section

Aligned by textbook

Standalone

Homework

Guides and Toolkits

OER Toolkit for Trades Instructors (aligned with Trades Access Common Core series) – Camosun, KPU, UFV

Pulling Together series (the result of the Indigenization Project; led by a steering committee of Indigenous education leaders; authored by Indigenous and ally writers)

Open Applications

Sustainability: Open Events, Practices, Tools, OER

BCIT

  • Distributed OER grants for multiple projects using institutional support, part 1; developed OER sprints for supplemental materials or course redesign, part 2
  • Provided on-campus training, workshops, and infrastructure for Pressbooks
  • Completed an assessment of nursing OER (aligned those from eCampusOntario with B.C. competencies)
  • Completed an evaluation of RN Pharmacology open textbook
  • Completed Open Education Sustainability Grants for Institutions (2020–2021) projects

Camosun College

Created an OER workshop specific to trades

Completed Open Education Sustainability Grants for Institutions (2019–2022) projects

Capilano University

Completed Open Education Sustainability Grants for Institutions(2019–2021) projects

Coast Mountain College

Completed Open Education Sustainability Grants for Institutions (2019–2021) projects

College of the Rockies/Selkirk College

Joint project: Completed Open Education Foundation Grants for Institutions (2020–2021) projects BC Schools of Nursing Virtual Simulation Games and Personal Care – HCA videos

Justice Institute of British Columbia

Completed Open Education Sustainability Grants for Institutions (2019–2022) projects

Kwantlen Polytechnic University

Distributed OER grants for multiple projects using institutional support, part 1; OER adaptation and open pedagogy workshops, course-specific adaptation project, part 2. Created Living Well with Dementia (online course and website) and Speaking and Writing Punjabi (open textbook)

Completed Open Education Sustainability Grants for Institutions (2019–2022) projects

Simon Fraser University

OER Protege Program

Thompson Rivers University

STEM review for open homework systems

UBC Okanagan

Completed Open Education Foundation Grants for Institutions (2020–2021) projects

University of Northern British Columbia

Built an institutional open infrastructure: review, revise, write OER

Instrumental Chemical Analysis (video tutorials):

University of the Fraser Valley

Completed Open Education Foundation Grants for Institutions (2020–2023) projects

University of Victoria

Completed Open Education Sustainability Grants for Institutions (2020–2023) projects

Vancouver Island University

Exploring an open path for first-year engineering

Time Investment Grants