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Re: [Proposal] schema:OnlineCourse

From: Wes Turner <wes.turner@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 11 Dec 2014 15:35:16 -0600
Message-ID: <CACfEFw8mU9GaHqbHCVNsDMjDf_6+aqZK9L8V=g77R_=07Yeu6w@mail.gmail.com>
To: GUANGYUAN PIAO <parklize@gmail.com>
Cc: Thad Guidry <thadguidry@gmail.com>, Vicki Tardif Holland <vtardif@google.com>, Aaron Bradley <aaranged@gmail.com>, Public Vocabs <public-vocabs@w3.org>
I've created a GitHub issue ticket for this Proposal:

https://github.com/rvguha/schemaorg/issues/195

cc'ing a comment here, because DRY:

What is missing or could be added?
> From http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-vocabs/2014Feb/0127.html :
>
>> Properties:
>>
>>    - derivedFrom/previousIncantation property could also be helpful.
>>
>>
>>    - prerequisitve/buildsUpon/suggestedPrerequisite properties would be
>>    great.
>>
>>

> Types for these properties would need to be <Course>.

... This would then form a graph of Courses and/or OnlineCourses.


It may be most helpful to transition discussion to a task-focused GitHub
issue.

On Thu, Nov 6, 2014 at 10:16 PM, Wes Turner <wes.turner@gmail.com> wrote:

> In creating said ticket [openbadges/openbadges-specifiation/9], I'm having
> trouble linking to the entirety of a mailing list thread (who know).
>
> Is there / should there be an issue for OnlineCourse here:
> https://github.com/rvguha/schemaorg/issues ?
>
>
>
>
> On Thu, Nov 6, 2014 at 10:10 PM, Wes Turner <wes.turner@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> I've opened a ticket with the OpenBadges specification project:
>> https://github.com/openbadges/openbadges-specification/issues/9
>>
>> > How could/should we reference badges offered by a
>> schema.org/OnlineCourse ?
>>
>> > We could point to just URIs, but then we'd need to lookup badge titles.
>>
>> > Would it be feasible to create schema.org/Badge ?
>>
>> On Thu, Nov 6, 2014 at 9:52 PM, Wes Turner <wes.turner@gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>>
>>>
>>> On Thu, Nov 6, 2014 at 3:11 PM, GUANGYUAN PIAO <parklize@gmail.com>
>>> wrote:
>>>
>>>> 1. Is it worth adding a "prerequisiteCourse" property to list the
>>>> prerequisites for the given course?
>>>>     - IMO, "prerequisiteCourse" or "requirements" for the Course could
>>>> provide rich snippets for users to know if it is appropriate for
>>>> him/her.
>>>>
>>>
>>> Where can I add topical links to wikipedia (dbpedia [1])? e.g. This
>>> course is about https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Linked_data and
>>> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Semantic_Web
>>>
>>> [1] http://lod-cloud.net/
>>>
>>> 2. Can we change "isCertificateAvailable" from a boolean to something
>>>> with a little more data? Maybe the type of certificate granted or the
>>>> institution granting the certificate?
>>>>     - +1, and then it will need Certificate type and additional
>>>> properties to think about.
>>>>
>>>>
>>> http://openbadges.org/ are gaining momentum. [2]
>>>
>>> Would "credential" be a more generic predicate?
>>>
>>> [2] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mozilla_Open_Badges
>>> [3] https://wiki.mozilla.org/Badges
>>> [4] https://github.com/mozilla/openbadges#mozilla-open-badges
>>> [5]
>>> https://github.com/openbadges/openbadges-specification/blob/master/Assertion/latest.md
>>> (JSON Web Signatures)
>>>
>>>
>>> --
>>> Wes Turner
>>> https://westurner.github.io/
>>>
>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> Wes Turner
>> https://westurner.github.io/
>>
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>
>
> --
> Wes Turner
> https://westurner.github.io/
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