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UK Educational Contexts (UKEC)

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UKEC summary

The UK Educational Contexts (UKEC) list provides a set of terms for the environments within which learning and use of learning objects is intended to take place.

The list comprises the following terms:

UKEC usage

The UKEC list can be used in IEEE LOM and IMS metadata.


In IEEE LOM metadata, use a term from the UKEC list as a value for the '5.6 context' element within '5. educational'. For example:

      <value>higher education</value>


The usage in IMS metadata is as follows:

      <langstring xml:lang="x-none">UKEC</langstring>
      <langstring xml:lang="x-none">higher education</langstring>

Last modified: 18-Sep-2003