learningobjects.it

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IEEE

Any entity, digital or non-digital, that may be used for learning, education or training

IEEE 1484.12.1-2002, 15 July 2002, Draft Standard for Learning Object Metadata,

IEEE Learning Technology Standards Committee (LTSC)

David A. Wiley

any digital resource that can be reused to support learning

The main idea of 'learning objects' is to break educational content down into small chunks that can be reused in various learning environments, in the spirit of object-oriented programming

Wisconsin Online Resource Center (WORC)

Are self-contained each learning object can be taken independently

Are reusable a single learning object may be used in multiple contexts for multiple purposes

Can be aggregated learning objects can be grouped into larger collections of content, including traditional course structures

Are tagged with metadata every learning object has descriptive information allowing it to be easily found by a search