Course DRAFT Specification v. 0.1-draft.1
The following people have been involved in the creation of this specification document. They are all members of the Training Materials group.
Other team members
John Van Horn
Schema.org hierarchyThis is a new Profile that fits into the schema.org hierarchy as follows:
Thing > CreativeWork > Course
Key to specification table
Schema.org properties where the Expected Types have been changed, or new (i.e., Bioschemas created) properties/types are green.
Schema.org properties/types are red.
Pending Schema.org properties/types are blue.
External (i.e., from 3rd party ontology) properties/types are black.
CD = Cardinality
|Property||Expected Type||Description||CD||Controlled Vocabulary|
Schema: An intended audience, i.e. a group for whom something was created. Supersedes serviceAudience.
Bioschemas: Intended audience of course.
Schema: Requirements for taking the Course. May be completion of another Course or a textual description like "permission of instructor". Requirements may be a pre-requisite competency, referenced using AlignmentObject.|
Bioschemas: Pre-requisite requirments before you can take this course.
|description||Text||Schema: A description of the item.||ONE|
Schema: Keywords or tags used to describe this content. Multiple entries in a keywords list are typically delimited by commas.|
Bioschemas: Keywords describing course. Use terms from Controlled Vocabularies where possible, e.g., EDAM.
Schema: The name of the item.|
Bioschemas: Title of the course.
|rdf:type||URL||Bioschemas: This is used by validation tools to indentify the profile used. You must use the value specified in the Controlled Vocabulary column.||ONE||Missing!|
Schema: URL of the item.|
Bioschemas: URL of the course page.
Schema: The person or organization who produced the work (e.g. music album, movie, tv/radio series etc.).|
Bioschemas: Faciliator/contact person.
Schema: The author of this content or rating. Please note that author is special in that HTML 5 provides a special mechanism for indicating authorship via the rel tag. That is equivalent to this and may be used interchangeably.
Bioschemas: Course contact?
Schema: The identifier for the Course used by the course provider (e.g. CS101 or 6.001).
Bioschemas: About this course.
||Schema: An offering of the course at a specific time and place or through specific media or mode of study or to a specific section of students.||MANY|
Schema: An image of the item. This can be a URL or a fully described ImageObject.
Bioschemas: Same as thumbnailURL.
|Schema: The language of the content or performance or used in an action. Please use one of the language codes from the IETF BCP 47 standard. See also availableLanguage.||ONE|
Schema: The service provider, service operator, or service performer; the goods producer. Another party (a seller)
may offer those services or goods on behalf of the provider. A provider may also serve as the seller.
Bioschemas: Host organization.
|Schema: A person or organization that supports a thing through a pledge, promise, or financial contribution. e.g. a sponsor of a Medical Study or a corporate sponsor of an event.||MANY|
|thumbnailUrl||URL||Schema: A thumbnail image relevant to the Thing.||ONE|