General structure:

More than just Meetings. Applicable to a variety of online collaborative activities, such as webinars, forums. This could also apply to team activities that are not based on electronic tools. However, the focus of this Profile is on activities that are mediated electronically because this is more pertinent to the context in which xAPI data is likely to be gathered.

Note that certain structural objects or events are regarded as equivalent in this, for example:

So for tracking activities, it is reasonable to regard a meeting as the same kind of atomic object as a webinar etc. For Discussion Forums, this might not be so clear and worth some discussion.

 

Event/Object

Sub-object

Notes

session

topic

 

meeting

agenda item

 

webinar

topic

 

Discussion channel

Discussion thread

Not all forums are set up this way

notebook

document

 

MOOC

 

Assessment of participation & contributions has been hard. Would be good to have a way to data inform the facilitators

 

Verbs