IEEE Standard for Learning Object Metadata

IEEE LOM   20022001 developed out of recommendations by ARIADNE and IMS
Category Element Set Qualifiers Metadata Authority Vocabulary (Encoding Scheme)
1. General     DC.Identifier  
  1.1 Identifier   DC.Identifier  
  1.2 Title   DC.Title  
  1.3 Catalog Entry      
    1.3.1 Catalogue DC.Identifier ISO/IEC 10646-1
    1.3.2 Entry DC.Identifier  
  1.4 Language   DC.Language ISO 639
        RFC 1766
  1.5 Description   DC.Description  
  1.6 Keywords   DC.Subject  
  1.7 Coverage   DC.Coverage  
  1.8 Structure     Collection
        Mixed
        Linear
        Hierarchical
        Networked
        Branched
        Parceled
        Atomic
  1.9 Aggregation Level     1 = the smallest level of aggregation, e.g. raw media data or fragments.
        2 = a collection of atoms, e.g. an HTML document with some embedded pictures or a lesson.
        3 = a collection of level 2 learning objects, e.g. a 'web' of HTML documents, with an index page that links the pages together or a course.
        4 = the largest level of granularity, e.g. a set of courses that lead to a certificate.
2. Life Cycle        
  2.1 Version      
  2.2 Status     Draft
        Final
        Revised
        Unavailable
  2.3 Contribute      
    2.3.1 Role   Author
        Publisher
        Unknown
        Initiator
        Terminator
        Validator
        Editor
        Graphical Designer
        Technical Implementer
        Content Provider
        Technical Validator
        Educational Validator
        Script Writer
        Instructional Designer
    2.3.2 Entity DC.Creator  
    2.3.3 Date DC.Date  
3. Meta- metadata        
  3.1 Identifier      
  3.2 Catalog      
    3.2.1 Catalog   ISO/IEC 10646-1
    3.2.2 Entry    
  3.3 Contribute      
    3.3.1 Role   See IEE LOM v6.1 3.3.1
    3.3.2 Entity   Vcard
    3.3.3 Date    
  3.4 Metadata Scheme     ISO/IEC10646-1
  3.5 Language     ISO 639
        RFC 1766
4. Technical        
  4.1 Format   DC.Format MIME see RFC2048
  4.2 Size     ISO 646 (0 .. 9)
  4.3 Location     ISO/IEC 10646-1
  4.4 Requirements      
    4.4.1 Type   Operating System
        Browser
    4.4.2 Name   if Type='Operating System', then: PC_DOS, MS-Windows, MacOS, Unix, Multi-OS, None
        if Type='Browser' then : Any, Netscape Communicator, Microsoft Internet Explorer, Opera, Amaya
    4.4.3 Min version   ISO/IEC 10646-1
    4.4.4 Max version   ISO/IEC 10646-1
  4.5 Installation Remarks      
  4.6 Other platform requirements      
  4.7 Duration      
5. Educational        
  5.1 Interactivity Type     Active
        Expositive
        Mixed
        Undefined
  5.2 Learning Resource Type   DC.Type Exercise
        Simulation
        Questionnaire
        Diagram
        Figure
        Graph
        Index
        Slide
        Table
        Narrative Text
        Exam
        Experiment
        Problem Statement
        Self Assessment
  5.3 Interactivity Level     very low
        low
        medium
        high
        very high
  5.4 Semantic Density     very low
        low
        medium
        high
        very high
  5.5 Intended end user role     Teacher
        Author
        Learner
        Manager
  5.6 Context     Primary Education
        Secondary Education
        Higher Education
        University First Cycle
        University Second Cycle
        University Postgrade
        Technical School First Cycle
        Technical School Second Cycle
        Professional Formation
        Continuous Formation
        Vocational Training
  5.7 Typical Age Range      
  5.8 Difficulty     very easy
        easy
        medium
        difficult
        very difficult
  5.9 Typical learning Time      
  5.10 Description      
  5.11 Language     ISO 639
        RFC 1766
6. Rights     DC.Rights  
  6.1 Cost     yes/no
  6.2 Copyright & other restrictions     yes/no
  6.3 Description      
7. Relation     DC.Relation  
  7.1 Kind     DC.vocab
  7.2 Resource 7.2.1 Identifier DC.Source  
    7.2.2 Description    
    7.2.3 Catalog entry    
8. Annotation        
  8.1 Person     Vcard
  8.2 Date      
  8.3 Description      
9. Classification     DC.Subject  
  9.1 Purpose   DC.Subject Discipline
        Idea
        Prerequisite
        Educational Objective
        Accessibility Restrictions
        Educational Level
        Skill Level
        Security Level
  9.2 Taxon path      
    9.2.1 Source   ISO/IEC 10646-1
    9.2.2 Taxon    
        9.2.2.1 ID   ISO/IEC 10646-1
        9.2.2.2 entry    
  9.3 Description      
  9.4 Keywords      

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