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CETIS briefings on e-learning standards

Enterprise

IMS Enterprise is a specification for transferring data about people and groups.
Download the full CETIS briefing on IMS Enterprise (263 Kb, pdf)

LIP

The IMS Learner Information Package (LIP) is a specification for a standard means of recording information about learners.
Download the full CETIS briefing on IMS Learner Information Profile (217 Kb, pdf)

Content package

IMS Content Packaging is a specification for sending learning resources (or learning objects) from one program to another, facilitating easier delivery, reuse and sharing of materials.
Download the full CETIS briefing on IMS Content Packaging (297 Kb, pdf).

QTI

IMS Question and Test Interoperability is designed to make it easier to transfer information such as questions, tests and results between different software applications.
Download the full CETIS briefing on IMS Question and Test Interoperability, version 1 (204 Kb, pdf).

simple sequencing

IMS Simple Sequencing is a specification used to describe navigation paths through a collection of learning activities.
Download the full, updated CETIS briefing on IMS Simple Sequencing (268 Kb, pdf).

SCORM

Sharable Content Object Reference Model provides a technical architecture for learning objects to be easily shared across multiple learning delivery environments
Download the full, updated CETIS briefing on ADL SCORM (251 Kb, pdf).

Learning Design

IMS Learning Design is a specification used to describe learning scenarios. It allows these scenarios to be presented to learners online, and enables them to be shared between systems.
Download the full CETIS briefing on IMS Learning Design (245 Kb, pdf).

Accessibility for Learner Information Profile

The IMS AccLIP Specification provides a means of describing preferences so that learners can interact with an e-learning system regardless of disability, hardware or environment.
Download the full CETIS briefing on IMS AccLIP (204 Kb, pdf). An (accessible) HTML version is available on the CETIS Accessibility SIG site.

LOM

This standard specifies the syntax and semantics of Learning Object Metadata, defined as the attributes required to fully/adequately describe a Learning Object.
Download the full CETIS briefing on the LOM standard (205 Kb, pdf).

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