Credential Transparency Description Language Releases

October 2017 CTDL Release (20171027)

August 2017 CTDL Release (20170825) (Current Release)

ceterms:AccreditService View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US The agent being described provides accreditation service.
  • rdfs:comment: Removed
    en-US The resource being described provides accreditation service.

Reason:

en-US Clarification
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/426

ceterms:ApproveService View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US The agent being described provides approval service.
  • rdfs:comment: Removed
    en-US The resource being described provides approval service.

Reason:

en-US Clarification
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/426

ceterms:assesses View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Improve handling of targetCompetency
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/429

ceterms:assessmentProfiled View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US This property was added reflexively early in development. We wish to hold the number of inverse properties to a minimum, and have determined that this property is unnecessary.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/445

ceterms:availableAt View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Enhancement
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/437

ceterms:Competency View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • dcterms:description: Added
    en-US Competency is broadly defined to include assertions of academic, professional, occupational, vocational and life goals, outcomes, and standards however labeled.

Reason:

en-US Enhancement.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/427

ceterms:conditionProfiled View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US This property was added reflexively early in development. We wish to hold the number of inverse properties to a minimum, and have determined that this property is unnecessary.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/445

ceterms:credentialProfiled View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US This property was added reflexively early in development. We wish to hold the number of inverse properties to a minimum, and have determined that this property is unnecessary.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/445

ceterms:LearningOpportunity View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • vann:usageNote: Added
    en-US Classes of learning opportunities defined in other namespaces such as schema.org/Course may be declared as subclasses of ceterms:LearningOpportunity to support their discovery through applications processing CTDL data.
  • vann:usageNote: Removed
    en-US Types of learning opportunities such as a Courses class in other namespaces (e.g., schema.org/Course) may be declared as subclasses of ceterms:LearningOpportunity to support their discovery through applications processing CTDL data.

Reason:

en-US Clarification
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/439

ceterms:learningOpportunityProfiled View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US This property was added reflexively early in development. We wish to hold the number of inverse properties to a minimum, and have determined that this property is unnecessary.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/445

ceterms:naics View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Enhancement
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/430

ceterms:OfferService View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US The agent being described offers other resources.
  • rdfs:comment: Removed
    en-US The resource being described offers other resources.

Reason:

en-US Clarification
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/426

ceterms:RecognizeService View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US The agent being described provides recognition service.
  • rdfs:comment: Removed
    en-US The resource being described provides recognition service.

Reason:

en-US Clarification
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/426

ceterms:recommends View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Improve handling of targetCompetency
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/429

ceterms:RegulateService View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US The agent being described provides regulation service.
  • rdfs:comment: Removed
    en-US The resource being described provides regulation service.

Reason:

en-US Clarification
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/426

ceterms:renewal View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • dcterms:description: Added
    en-US Generally, renewal applies to certifications and licenses; however, it may occasionally apply to other types of credentials.

Reason:

en-US Clarification
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/444

ceterms:RenewService View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Renew Service
  • rdfs:label: Removed
    en-US Renew Credential Service

Reason:

en-US Clarification
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/424

ceterms:RenewService View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US The agent being described provides renewal service.
  • rdfs:comment: Removed
    en-US The resource being described provides renewal service.

Reason:

en-US Clarification
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/426

ceterms:requires View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Improve handling of targetCompetency
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/429

ceterms:revocation View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • dcterms:description: Added
    en-US Generally, revocation applies to certifications and licenses; however, it may also apply to other types of credential under extraordinary circumstances.

Reason:

en-US Clarification
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/444

ceterms:RevokeService View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Revoke Service
  • rdfs:label: Removed
    en-US Revoke Credential Service

Reason:

en-US Clarification
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/424

ceterms:RevokeService View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US The agent being described provides revocation service.
  • rdfs:comment: Removed
    en-US The resource being described provides revocation service.

Reason:

en-US Clarification
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/426

ceterms:targetCompetency View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Improve handling of targetCompetency
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/429

ceterms:taskProfiled View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US This property was added reflexively early in development. We wish to hold the number of inverse properties to a minimum, and have determined that this property is unnecessary.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/445

ceterms:teaches View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Improve handling of targetCompetency
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/429

ceterms:verificationService View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • vann:usageNote: Added
    en-US Use this property to refer to the machine-accessible services, such as API endpoints, that provide direct access to the verification service being described. For general webpages describing the service, use the subjectWebpage property.

Reason:

en-US Clarification.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/425

June 2017 CTDL Release (20170630)

audience:Citizen View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US A person who is a legally recognized subject of a particular nation, state, province, or commonwealth.
  • rdfs:comment: Removed
    en-US A legally recognized subject or national of a state or commonwealth.
  • vann:usageNote: Removed
    en-US Includes native or naturalized citizens.

Reason:

en-US Clarification
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/391

audience:CurrentMilitaryDependent View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • skos:definition: Added
    en-US A Dependent (usually a child) of a current member of a nation's military.
  • skos:prefLabel: Added
    en-US Current Military Dependent
  • skos:inScheme: Added ceterms:Audience

Reason:

en-US New term
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/387

audience:CurrentMilitarySpouse View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • skos:definition: Added
    en-US A Spouse of a current member of a nation's military.
  • skos:inScheme: Added ceterms:Audience
  • skos:prefLabel: Added
    en-US Current Military Spouse

Reason:

en-US New Term
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/387

audience:FormerMilitary View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • vann:usageNote: Removed
    en-US May include qualified military spouses and children.

Reason:

en-US Clarification
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/387

audience:FormerMilitaryDependent View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • skos:inScheme: Added ceterms:Audience
  • skos:prefLabel: Added
    en-US Former Military Dependent
  • skos:definition: Added
    en-US A Dependent (usually a child) of a veteran of a nation's military.

Reason:

en-US New term
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/387

audience:FormerMilitarySpouse View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • skos:inScheme: Added ceterms:Audience
  • skos:prefLabel: Added
    en-US Former Military Spouse
  • skos:definition: Added
    en-US A Spouse of a veteran of a nation's military.

Reason:

en-US New term
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/387

audience:NonCitizen View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US A person who is not a legally recognized subject of a particular nation, state, province, or commonwealth.
  • rdfs:comment: Removed
    en-US A person who is not an inhabitant or national of a particular country or other geopolitical region.

Reason:

en-US Clarification
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/391

audience:NonResident View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • skos:inScheme: Added ceterms:Audience
  • skos:prefLabel: Added
    en-US Non-Resident
  • skos:definition: Added
    en-US A person whose primary residence is not in a particular nation, state, province, or commonwealth.

Reason:

en-US New term
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/391

audience:Resident View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • skos:prefLabel: Added
    en-US Resident
  • skos:inScheme: Added ceterms:Audience
  • skos:definition: Added
    en-US A person whose primary residence is in a particular nation, state, province, or commonwealth.

Reason:

en-US New term
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/391

ceterms:advancedStandingFrom View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Clarification
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/409

ceterms:appealProcess View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US New property.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/337

ceterms:assesses View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US New term
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/403

ceterms:commonConditions View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Simplification
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/406

ceterms:commonCosts View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US New term
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/184

ceterms:complaintProcess View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US New property.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/337

ceterms:condition View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:domain: Added ceterms:CostProfile
  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US A single condition or aspect of experience that refines the conditions under which the resource being described is applicable.
  • vann:usageNote: Added
    en-US Typically, this is one item in a list of items, such as an unordered or bulleted list.
  • rdfs:comment: Removed
    en-US A list of individual conditions or aspects of experience.

Reason:

en-US Enhancement
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/388

ceterms:conditionManifestOf View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US New Property.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/415

ceterms:corequisite View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Enhancement
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/407

ceterms:costDetails View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US A resource containing human-readable, in-depth information about the cost(s) being described.
  • rdfs:comment: Removed
    en-US A resource containing human-readable, in-depth information about the cost of the credential.

Reason:

en-US Clarification of term
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/389

ceterms:costDetails View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Added to CostManifest
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/184

ceterms:CostManifest View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Cost Manifest
  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US A set of costs maintained at the organizational and/or sub-organizational level.
  • dcterms:description: Added
    en-US These costs are intended to be referenced by other resources to augment the process of describing the costs for those entities.

Reason:

en-US New Class.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/184

ceterms:costManifestOf View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US New Property
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/415

ceterms:ctid View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:domain: Added ceterms:LearningOpportunityProfile
  • vann:usageNote: Added
    en-US The CTID is the equivalent of a version identifier for the resource. Different versions of a resource are considered distinct expressions and each must be assigned its own CTID. Each version of a resource can have only one CTID assigned. However, a single version of a resource may have distinct identifier values for both the ctid property and the credentialId property. In such a case both identifiers will be recognized by the resource creator/owner/provider in transactions with the external environment.
  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US A globally unique Credential Transparency Identifier (CTID) by which the creator/owner/provider recognizes the resource in transactions with the external environment (e.g., in verifiable claims involving a credential).
  • rdfs:domain: Added ceterms:CostManifest
  • rdfs:domain: Added ceterms:CredentialOrganization
  • rdfs:domain: Added ceterms:ConditionManifest
  • rdfs:domain: Added ceterms:AssessmentProfile
  • rdfs:domain: Added ceterms:QACredentialOrganization
  • rdfs:comment: Removed
    en-US A globally unique Credential Transparency Identifier (CTID) issued by the Credential Registry Service (CRS) by which the creator/owner/provider of a credential recognizes the credential in transactions with the external environment (e.g., in verifiable claims involving the credential).
  • vann:usageNote: Removed
    en-US A CTID is resolved through the CRS returning the Credential Registry data describing the identified credential. The CTID is the equivalent of a version identifier for the credential. Different versions of a credential are considered distinct expressions and each must be assigned its own CTID. Each version of a credential can have only one CTID assigned by the Credential Registry Service (CRS) upon registration with the Credential Registry. However, a single version of a credential may have distinct identifier values for both the ctid property and the credentialId property. In such a case both identifiers will be recognized by the credential creator/owner/provider in transactions with the external environment.

Reason:

en-US Updates to usage of CTID
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/393

ceterms:description View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Added to CostManifest
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/184

ceterms:endDate View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Added to CostManifest
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/184

ceterms:estimatedCost View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Added to CostManifest
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/184

ceterms:hasCostManifest View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US New term
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/184

ceterms:industryType View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • vann:usageNote: Added
    en-US Best practice in identifying industries for U.S. credentials is to provide the NAICS code using the ceterms:naics property. Other credentials may use the ceterms:industrytype property and any framework of the class ceterms:IndustryClassification such as the Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) or the International Standard Industrial Classification of all Economic Activities (ISIC).
  • vann:usageNote: Removed
    en-US For U.S. credentials, best practice is to use a framework such as the NAICS (North American Classification System). Other credentials may use any framework of the class ceterms:IndustryClassification.

Reason:

en-US Revision
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/404

ceterms:inLanguage View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Error
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/399

ceterms:isAdvancedStandingFor View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Clarification
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/409

ceterms:isPreparationFor View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Clarification
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/409

ceterms:isRecommendedFor View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Clarification
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/409

ceterms:isRequiredFor View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Clarification
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/409

ceterms:name View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Added to CostManifest
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/184

ceterms:preparationFrom View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Clarification
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/409

ceterms:requires View Term History: JSON Turtle

ceterms:reviewProcess View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US New property
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/337

ceterms:revocationProcess View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US New property.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/337

ceterms:sameAs View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US A resource that unambiguously indicates the identity of the resource being described.
  • dcterms:description: Added
    en-US Resources that may indicate identity include, but are not limited to, descriptions of entities in open databases such as DBpedia and Wikidata or social media accounts such as FaceBook and LinkedIn.
  • rdfs:comment: Removed
    en-US The resource being described is the same as the resource being referenced.

Reason:

en-US Enhancement
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/405

ceterms:startDate View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Added to CostManifest
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/184

ceterms:teaches View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US New term
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/403

costType:AggregateCost View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Stabilization of term.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/398

costType:Application View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Stabilization of term.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/398

costType:BackgroundCheck View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Stabilization of term.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/398

costType:EnrollmentFee View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Stabilization of term.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/398

costType:GraduationFee View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • skos:inScheme: Added ceterms:CostType
  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Graduation Fee
  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US A separate fee charged for graduating from an educational program.

Reason:

en-US New term.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/397

costType:LearningResource View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Stabilization of term.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/398

costType:Meals View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Stabilization of term.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/398

costType:OptionalCharges View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Stabilization of term.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/398

costType:ProcessingFee View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Stabilization of term.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/398

costType:ProgramSpecificFee View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Stabilization of term.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/398

costType:ReexaminationFee View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Stabilization of term.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/398

costType:RenewalFee View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Stabilization of term.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/398

costType:ReschedulingFee View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Stabilization of term.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/398

costType:RoomOrResidency View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Stabilization of term.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/398

costType:ScoringFee View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Stabilization of term.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/398

costType:StandaloneAssessment View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Stabilization of term.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/398

costType:StudentServicesFee View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Stabilization of term.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/398

costType:TechnologyFee View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Stabilization of term.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/398

costType:tuition View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Stabilization of term.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/398

deliveryType:OnlineOnly View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • skos:prefLabel: Added
    en-US Online Only
  • skos:prefLabel: Removed
    en-US OnlineOnly

Reason:

en-US Typo correction
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/412

April 2017 CTDL Release (20170428)

ceterms:AccreditAction View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • dcterms:description: Added
    en-US Since an instance of CredentialingAction is a claim that a certain agent has taken the action being described, creation of such a CredentialingAction should be reserved to the agent of that action.

Reason:

en-US Clarification.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/330

ceterms:accreditedBy View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Refinement of the usage of ceterms:CredentialPerson.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/324

ceterms:accredits View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Refinement of usage of ceterms:CredentialPerson.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/324

ceterms:actionStatusType View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Correcting range.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/354

ceterms:address View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Refinement of the usage of ceterms:CredentialPerson.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/324

ceterms:administrationProcess View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • vann:usageNote: Added
    en-US Examples of processes administered include the execution of events and processes in the lifecycle of a credential, and the proctoring of assessments.
  • vann:usageNote: Removed
    en-US Processes administered include, but are not limited to, execution of events and processes in the lifecycle of a credential the proctoring of assessments.

Reason:

en-US Enhancing the usage note.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/333

ceterms:AdvancedStandingAction View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • dcterms:description: Added
    en-US Since an instance of CredentialingAction is a claim that a certain agent has taken the action being described, creation of such a CredentialingAction should be reserved to the agent of that action.
  • dcterms:description: Removed
    en-US An authoritative, verifiable claim that a 3rd party credential provides advanced standing.

Reason:

en-US Clarification.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/330

ceterms:advancedStandingFrom View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Added to ConditionManifest
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/247

ceterms:affiliation View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Enable use with ceterms:QACredentialOrganization
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/365

ceterms:agentPurpose View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • dcterms:description: Added
    en-US Examples include the "about" page of a website.
  • dcterms:description: Removed
    en-US QACredentialOrganization Examples include: assisting employers seeking competent practitioners; enabling tuition aid; ensuring credential issuers meet standards for enter occupations; enabling eligibility for financial aid; determining if government regulations are followed, and promoting professional advancement.

Reason:

en-US Clarification.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/341

ceterms:agentPurposeDescription View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • dcterms:description: Added
    en-US Short phrases denoting purpose such as those found on the "about" page of a website.
  • dcterms:description: Removed
    en-US QACredentialOrganization Examples include: assisting employers seeking competent practitioners; enabling tuition aid; ensuring credential issuers meet standards for enter occupations; enabling eligibility for financial aid; determining if government regulations are followed, and promoting professional advancement.

Reason:

en-US Clarification.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/341

ceterms:AgentServiceType View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US An enumeration of types of services offered by an agent.
  • rdfs:comment: Removed
    en-US The type of service offered by the organization.

Reason:

en-US Enable use with ceterms:CredentialPerson.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/362

ceterms:agentType View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Refinement of the usage of ceterms:CredentialPerson.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/324

ceterms:alignmentDate View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Correcting range.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/369

ceterms:alternativeIdentifier View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Refinement of the usage of ceterms:CredentialPerson.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/324

ceterms:ApproveAction View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • dcterms:description: Added
    en-US Since an instance of CredentialingAction is a claim that a certain agent has taken the action being described, creation of such a CredentialingAction should be reserved to the agent of that action.

Reason:

en-US Clarification.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/330

ceterms:approvedIn View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Refinement of usage of ceterms:CredentialPerson.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/324

ceterms:commonConditions View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US New property to enable pointing to a ConditionManifest from an object that takes conditions from that manifest.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/247

ceterms:ConditionManifest View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • vs:term_status: Added vs:stable
  • dcterms:description: Added
    en-US These conditions are intended to be referenced by external entities to augment the process of describing the conditions for those entities.
  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Condition Manifest
  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US A set of conditions maintained at the organizational and/or sub-organizational level.

Reason:

en-US New class to facilitate indicating conditions at the organizational/institutional level.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/247

ceterms:contactPoint View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Correcting range.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/355

ceterms:copyrightHolder View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Enable use with ceterms:QACredentialOrganization.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/365

ceterms:corequisite View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US New property to enable describing corequisite conditions, such as dual dependent degrees.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/289

ceterms:credentailingAction View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Refinement of the usage of ceterms:CredentialPerson.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/324

ceterms:credentailingAction View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US Indicates a past or potential credentialing action in which the resource being described plays an 'object' role.
  • rdfs:comment: Removed
    en-US Indicates a potential credentialing action, which describes an idealized action in which this thing would play an 'object' role.

Reason:

en-US Updating definition to include past actions.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/331

ceterms:credentailingAction View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US No longer applicable.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/331

ceterms:credentialingAction View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Refinement of the usage of ceterms:CredentialPerson.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/324

ceterms:CredentialingAction View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • dcterms:description: Added
    en-US Since an instance of CredentialingAction is a claim that a certain agent has taken the action being described, creation of such a CredentialingAction should be reserved to the agent of that action.

Reason:

en-US Clarification.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/330

ceterms:CredentialPerson View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • vs:term_status: Added vs:stable
  • dcterms:description: Added
    en-US The CredentialPerson class should be used to describe persons directly engaged as primary agent in credentialing actions such as approving, offering, recognizing, renewing and revoking credentials and should not include persons merely affiliated with, or employed by organizations that perform such actions.
  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US A person who plays a role as primary agent in a credentialing action.
  • rdfs:comment: Removed
    en-US An person who plays one or more key roles in the lifecycle of a credential.
  • vs:term_status: Removed vs:unstable

Reason:

en-US Refinement of purpose and usage of ceterms:CredentialPerson.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/324 https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/367

ceterms:dateEffective View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Correcting range.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/369

ceterms:description View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Added to ConditionManifest
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/247

ceterms:duns View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Refinement of the usage of ceterms:CredentialPerson.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/324

ceterms:email View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Correcting range.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/342

ceterms:endDate View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US New property to replace ceterms:endTime.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/373

ceterms:endTime View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Replacing with endDate
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/373

ceterms:endTime View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • vann:usageNote: Removed
    en-US Start and end dates and times of the credentialing action (in ISO 8601 date format). For actions that span a period of time, when the action ended.

Reason:

en-US Removal of unnecessary ISO reference.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/370

ceterms:entryCondition View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Added to ConditionManifest
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/247

ceterms:evidenceOfAction View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US New property.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/329

ceterms:exactDuration View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Correcting range.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/326

ceterms:fein View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Refinement of the usage of ceterms:CredentialPerson.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/324

ceterms:financialAssistance View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US New property to enable pointing to ceterms:FinancialAlignmentObject.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/348

ceterms:foundingDate View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Enables flexibility in entering founding date.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/368

ceterms:geoURI View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • vann:usageNote: Added
    en-US It is recommended to use services such as http://www.geonames.org to provide values for this property.
  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US A resource that defines the geographic coordinates (such as longitude and latitude) of a place.
  • dcterms:description: Added
    en-US This may define a place at any scale. Examples include a city, state, province, country, or continent.
  • rdfs:domain: Added ceterms:GeoCoordinates
  • rdfs:range: Added xsd:anyURI
  • vs:term_status: Added vs:stable
  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Geographic URI

Reason:

en-US New term.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/334

ceterms:hasConditionManifest View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US New property to enable pointing to a ConditionManifest.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/247

ceterms:hasVerificationService View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Refinement of the usage of ceterms:CredentialPerson.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/324

ceterms:image View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Correcting range.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/356

ceterms:image View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Refinement of usage of ceterms:CredentialPerson.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/324

ceterms:industryType View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Enables indicating which industries an organization operates in.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/359

ceterms:inLanguage View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US New property to enable expressing the primary language of a resource.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/338

ceterms:isAdvancedStandingFor View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Added to ConditionManifest
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/247

ceterms:isPreparationFor View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Added to ConditionManifest
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/247

ceterms:isRecommendedFor View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Added to ConditionManifest
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/247

ceterms:isRequiredFor View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Added to ConditionManifest
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/247

ceterms:jurisdiction View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Refinement of the usage of ceterms:CredentialPerson.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/324

ceterms:keyword View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • vann:usageNote: Added
    en-US Use the keyword property to enter free text keywords. A subject concept in a controlled vocabulary should use the subject property.
  • vann:usageNote: Removed
    en-US Keywords can include physical and conceptual things such as relevant people, places, artifacts, concepts, and events.

Reason:

en-US Updating usage of ceterms:subject and ceterms:keyword.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/347

ceterms:LearningOpportunityProfile View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • dcterms:description: Added
    en-US Examples of learning opportunities include education and training programs and classes, courses of study, apprenticeship or work experience programs, or other structured experiences intended to serve as educational or training events.

Reason:

en-US Clarification of the intended purpose of Learning Opportunity Profile
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/317

ceterms:learningResource View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Correcting range.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/357

ceterms:maximumDuration View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Correcting range.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/326

ceterms:minimumDuration View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Correcting range.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/326

ceterms:missionAndGoalsStatement View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Refinement of the usage of ceterms:CredentialPerson.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/324

ceterms:missionAndGoalsStatementDescription View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Refinement of the usage of ceterms:CredentialPerson.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/324

ceterms:naics View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Refinement of the usage of ceterms:CredentialPerson.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/324

ceterms:name View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Added to ConditionManifest
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/247

ceterms:object View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Enable use with ceterms:QACredentialOrganization.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/365

ceterms:OfferAction View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • dcterms:description: Added
    en-US Since an instance of CredentialingAction is a claim that a certain agent has taken the action being described, creation of such a CredentialingAction should be reserved to the agent of that action.

Reason:

en-US Clarification.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/330

ceterms:offers View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US The agent being described offers or confers the resource being referenced.
  • dcterms:description: Removed
    en-US The agent being described offers or confers the resource being referenced.
  • rdfs:comment: Removed
    en-US Offers access to or issues the resource being referenced.

Reason:

en-US Replace definition with comment.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/361

ceterms:partOfIdentifierValueSet View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Correcting range due to typo.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/343

ceterms:PersonType View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Not needed.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/366

ceterms:preparationFrom View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Added to ConditionManifest
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/247

ceterms:processMethod View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Process Method

Reason:

en-US Missing label.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/339

ceterms:RecognizeAction View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • dcterms:description: Added
    en-US Since an instance of CredentialingAction is a claim that a certain agent has taken the action being described, creation of such a CredentialingAction should be reserved to the agent of that action.

Reason:

en-US Clarification.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/330

ceterms:recommends View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Added to ConditionManifest
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/247

ceterms:RegulateAction View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • dcterms:description: Added
    en-US Since an instance of CredentialingAction is a claim that a certain agent has taken the action being described, creation of such a CredentialingAction should be reserved to the agent of that action.

Reason:

en-US Clarification.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/330

ceterms:regulatedBy View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/324
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/324

ceterms:regulates View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Refinement of usage of ceterms:CredentialPerson.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/324

ceterms:RenewAction View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • dcterms:description: Added
    en-US Since an instance of CredentialingAction is a claim that a certain agent has taken the action being described, creation of such a CredentialingAction should be reserved to the agent of that action.

Reason:

en-US Clarification.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/330

ceterms:requires View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Added to ConditionManifest
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/247

ceterms:RevokeAction View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • dcterms:description: Added
    en-US Since an instance of CredentialingAction is a claim that a certain agent has taken the action being described, creation of such a CredentialingAction should be reserved to the agent of that action.

Reason:

en-US Clarification.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/330

ceterms:RightsAction View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • dcterms:description: Added
    en-US Since an instance of CredentialingAction is a claim that a certain agent has taken the action being described, creation of such a CredentialingAction should be reserved to the agent of that action.

Reason:

en-US Clarification.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/330

ceterms:sameAs View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Missing range.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/340

ceterms:serviceType View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US The type of service offered by the agent being described.
  • rdfs:comment: Removed
    en-US The type of service offered by the organization.

Reason:

en-US Allow use of vocabulary with ceterms:CredentialPerson.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/362

ceterms:socialMedia View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Refinement of usage of ceterms:CredentialPerson.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/324

ceterms:spatialCoverage View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US The place(s) which are the focus of the resource being described.
  • vann:usageNote: Added
    en-US In the CTDL, the ceterms:spatialCoverage property serves as a super-property for an array of sub-properties defining location-dependent or area-dependent aspects of a resource.
  • vann:usageNote: Removed
    en-US In CTDL, the ceterms:spatialCoverage property serves as a super-property for an array of sub-properties describing specific time-dependent aspects of a resource.
  • rdfs:comment: Removed
    en-US The temporalCoverage of a CreativeWork indicates the period that the content applies to, i.e. that it describes, either as a DateTime or as a textual string indicating a time period in ISO 8601 time interval format.

Reason:

en-US Correcting errors.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/372

ceterms:startDate View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US New property to replace ceterms:startTime.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/373

ceterms:startTime View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Replacing with startDate
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/373

ceterms:subject View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • vann:usageNote: Added
    en-US Use the subject property to reference a concept in a controlled vocabulary. Free text subjects should use the keyword property.
  • vann:usageNote: Removed
    en-US Subject terms can be either free text or drawn from a controlled vocabulary of terms. Recommended best practice is to use a controlled vocabulary.
  • rdfs:range: Removed rdfs:Literal

Reason:

en-US Updating usage of ceterms:subject and ceterms:keyword.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/347

ceterms:subjectWebpage View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Enables linking to a description of conditions.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/371

ceterms:subjectWebpage View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Added to ConditionManifest
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/247

ceterms:subjectWebpage View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Refinement of usage of ceterms:CredentialPerson.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/324

ceterms:subjectWebpage View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Enable linking to general descriptions of processes.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/374

ceterms:targetCompetency View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Enhancement.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/322

ceterms:targetContactPoint View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Refinement of usage of ceterms:CredentialPerson.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/324

ceterms:targetTask View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Setting status to unstable to match the currently unstable status of ceterms:TaskProfile.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/351

ceterms:temporalCoverage View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Correcting range.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/369

ceterms:temporalCoverage View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US The temporalCoverage of a CreativeWork indicates the period that the content applies to, i.e. that it describes.
  • rdfs:comment: Removed
    en-US The temporalCoverage of a CreativeWork indicates the period that the content applies to, i.e. that it describes, either as a DateTime or as a textual string indicating a time period in ISO 8601 time interval format.

Reason:

en-US Removal of unnecessary ISO reference.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/370

ceterms:trainingOffered View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Superseded by ceterms:offers.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/363

ceterms:verificationMethodDescription View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Verification Method Description
  • rdfs:label: Removed
    en-US Validation Method Description

Reason:

en-US Correcting label.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/350

ceterms:worksFor View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Enable use with ceterms:QACredentialOrganization.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/365

claimType:QualityAssuranceClaim View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • skos:prefLabel: Added
    en-US Quality Assurance Claim
  • skos:definition: Added
    en-US Verifiable representation of quality assurance that is controlled by the quality assurance organization.
  • skos:inScheme: Added ceterms:ClaimType
  • vs:term_status: Added vs:stable

Reason:

en-US New vocabulary term.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/336

claimType:Verifiedclaim View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Replacing with claimType:VerifiedClaim
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/335

claimType:VerifiedClaim View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • skos:definition: Added
    en-US Verifiable representation of the credential holder's credential that is controlled by the credentialing organization.
  • skos:inScheme: Added ceterms:ClaimType
  • vs:term_status: Added vs:stable
  • skos:prefLabel: Added
    en-US Verified Claim

Reason:

en-US Replaces claimType:Verifiedclaim
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/335

February 2017 CTDL Release (20170224)

ceterms:actingAgent View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Supersedes ceterms:agent and helps prevent confusion between ceterms:agent and ceterms:Agent
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/286

ceterms:additionalCondition View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Potentially replacing ceterms:additionalCondition with ceterms:alternativeCondition.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/297

ceterms:advancedStandingFrom View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Unintentionally missing.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/292

ceterms:agent View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Superseded by ceterms:actingAgent
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/286

ceterms:alternativeCondition View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US A set of conditions in the context of requirements where more than one alternative set or path have been defined and from which any one path fulfills the parent conditions.
  • rdfs:domain: Added ceterms:ConditionProfile
  • vs:term_status: Added vs:stable
  • rdfs:range: Added ceterms:ConditionProfile
  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Alternative Condition
  • vann:usageNote: Added
    en-US Two or more sets of alternative conditions are not necessarily mutually exclusive paths; for example, a set of alternative concentrations for a degree may allow a person to optionally complete more than one concentration even though only one is required to earn the degree.

Reason:

en-US Enables multiple pathways to meet requirements.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/297

ceterms:audienceLevelType View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • vann:usageNote: Added
    en-US Best practice is to use terms from the CTDL Audience Level vocabulary.
  • vann:usageNote: Removed
    en-US Best practice for developing credential descriptions for the Credential Engine Registry is to use the CTDL AudienceLevel vocabulary.

Reason:

en-US Enhancement
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/103

ceterms:contactOption View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:domain: Added ceterms:ContactPoint
  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US An option available on this contact point.
  • rdfs:range: Added rdfs:Literal
  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Contact Option
  • dcterms:description: Added
    en-US For example, a toll-free number or support for hearing-impaired callers.

Reason:

en-US Refining handling of contact information
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/307

ceterms:contactPoint View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Refining handling of contact information
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/307

ceterms:ContactPoint View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • dcterms:description: Added
    en-US For example, a public relations email address or phone number.
  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US A means of contacting a resource or its representative(s).
  • rdfs:comment: Removed
    en-US A contact point--for example, a Customer Complaints department.
  • dcterms:description: Removed
    en-US The means for communicating with a designated agent.

Reason:

en-US Refining handling of contact information
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/307

ceterms:Course View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Enhancement
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/303

ceterms:credentialProfiled View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Clarification/enhancement.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/300

ceterms:ctid View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US These domains were not needed.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/267

ceterms:degreeConcentration View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Refinement of description of degree credentials.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/265

ceterms:degreeMajor View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Refinement of description of degree credentials.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/265

ceterms:degreeMinor View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Refinement of description of degree credentials.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/265

ceterms:department View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Enhancement
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/293

ceterms:email View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Refining handling of contact information
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/307

ceterms:entryCondition View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US The prerequisites for entry into the resource being described. Comment: Such requirements might include transcripts, previous experience, lower-level learning opportunities, etc.
  • dcterms:description: Added
    en-US Such requirements might include transcripts, previous experience, lower-level learning opportunities, etc.
  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Entry Condition
  • rdfs:domain: Added ceterms:AssessmentProfile
  • rdfs:domain: Added ceterms:LearningOpportunityProfile
  • rdfs:subPropertyOf: Added ceterms:requires
  • rdfs:range: Added ceterms:ConditionProfile

Reason:

en-US Distinguishes "prerequisite" conditions from "requires" conditions necessary to earn a credential or complete a learning opportunity after entry.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/296

ceterms:faxNumber View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Refining handling of contact information
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/307

ceterms:identifierType View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Identifier Type
  • vs:term_status: Added vs:stable
  • rdfs:domain: Added ceterms:IdentifierValue
  • rdfs:range: Added rdfs:Literal
  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US Formal name or acronym of the identifier type.
  • dcterms:description: Added
    en-US Examples include ISBN and SSN.

Reason:

en-US Enables a formal description of an identifier.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/159

ceterms:IdentifierValueSet View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Not needed.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/159

ceterms:isAdvancedStandingFor View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Unintentionally missing.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/292

ceterms:isPreparationFor View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Unintentionally missing.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/292

ceterms:isRequiredFor View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Unintentionally missing.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/292

ceterms:LearningOpportunity View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • dcterms:description: Added
    en-US Types of learning opportunities such as a Courses class in other namespaces (e.g., schema.org/Course) may be declared as subclasses of ceterms:LearningOpportunity to support their discovery through applications processing CTDL data.

Reason:

en-US To encourage 3rd parties developing learning opportunities to declare them as a subclass of ceterms:LearningOpportunity.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/271

ceterms:learningOpportunityOffered View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Not needed.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/313

ceterms:learningResource View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Superseded by ceterms:targetLearningResource

ceterms:minorAlignment View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Unintentionally missing.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/304

ceterms:minorAlignment View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Unintentionally missing.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/304

ceterms:numberAwarded View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US This property was erroneously included.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/269

ceterms:object View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Missing from range
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/279

ceterms:partOfIdentifierValueSet View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Not needed.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/159

ceterms:preparationFrom View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Unintentionally missing.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/292

ceterms:socialMedia View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Refining handling of contact information
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/307

ceterms:subjectWebpage View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Unintentionally missing.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/294

ceterms:submissionOf View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:domain: Added ceterms:ConditionProfile
  • rdfs:range: Added xsd:Literal
  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US An artifact to be submitted.
  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Submission Of
  • dcterms:description: Added
    en-US Example artifacts may include transcripts, portfolios, or an affidavit.

Reason:

en-US Helps identify required submissions (e.g., a transcript or a recommendation) as a part of requirements.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/295

ceterms:targetContactPoint View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Refining handling of contact information
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/307

ceterms:targetCredential View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Clarification/enhancement
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/300

ceterms:targetCredential View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Missing from domain
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/276

ceterms:targetLearningOpportunity View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US This domain was missing.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/270

ceterms:targetLearningOpportunity View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US To mirror the usage of ceterms:targetAssessment
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/270

ceterms:targetLearningResource View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Target Learning Resource
  • vann:usageNote: Added
    en-US Examples include a textbook or lesson plan that describes or records the Educational Activity (e.g. an audio- or video-recording of a lesson).
  • rdfs:domain: Added ceterms:LearningOpportunityProfile
  • rdfs:range: Added ceterms:LearningResource
  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US A resource that is used as part of an Educational Activity.

Reason:

en-US Supersedes ceterms:learningResource and helps prevent confusion between ceterms:learningResource and ceterms:LearningResource
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/302

ceterms:telephone View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Refining handling of contact information
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/307

ceterms:verificationMethodDescription View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US Description of the methods used to evaluate the resource validity and reliability.
  • rdfs:comment: Removed
    en-US Description of the methods used to evaluate the validity and reliability.

Reason:

en-US Enhancement/Clarification of definition.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/301

ceterms:VerificationServiceProfile View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US A resource describing the means by which someone can verify whether a credential has been attained.
  • dcterms:description: Added
    en-US Includes, but is not limited to, verification of whether quality assurance credentials have been issued for organizations, learning opportunities, and assessments.
  • rdfs:comment: Removed
    en-US An resource describing the means by which someone can verify whether a credential has been attained by a person.

Reason:

en-US Refinement of definition/comment.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/283

Initial Release of CTDL (20161117)

This is the initial release of CTDL.