LIS – IMS Learning Information Services

LIS, or Learning Information Services, a specification developed by the IMS Global membership, the aim of the Learning Information Services (LIS) specification is to enable learning application interoperability. The key objectives are to enable the management and manipulation of:

 

  • Information about People – to provide data exchange about people who are participating in learning;
  • The enrolment of People on Courses – to control the exchange of information for people attending courses;
  • Organizational structures – to control the exchange of information for people attending courses;
  • Course structure information – to provide data exchange for information about taught courses;
  • Grade-book information – to provide data exchange for outcomes information;
  • Batch processing – to provide initialization and synchronization transfer of very large amounts of data.

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Overview of Learning Information Services

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