Credential Transparency Description Language Release History

February 2019 CTDL Release (20190222)

This is the February 2019 CTDL Release.

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ceterms:Agent View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US Broad type that includes both organizations and people who play roles in the lifecycle of a resource.
  • rdfs:comment: Removed
    en-US Broad type that includes both organizations and people who play roles in the lifecycle of a credential.

Reason:

en-US Loosened the language around what Agent covers.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:alternativeRuleSet View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • schema:rangeIncludes: Added ceterms:RuleSetProfile
  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Alternative Rule Set
  • schema:domainIncludes: Added ceterms:ComponentCondition
  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US Identifies the resource describing the values necessary to apply the rules defined in the rule set.

Reason:

en-US New property.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:AssessmentComponent View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Assessment Component
  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US Resource that identifies a direct, indirect, formative, and summative evaluation or estimation of the nature, ability, or quality of a resource, performance, or outcome of an action.
  • rdfs:subClassOf: Added ceterms:PathwayComponent

Reason:

en-US New class
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:BasicComponent View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US Resource that identifies a resource not otherwise covered by the enumerated PathwayComponent subclasses.
  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Basic Component
  • rdfs:subClassOf: Added ceterms:PathwayComponent

Reason:

en-US New class.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:CocurricularComponent View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Cocurricular Component
  • rdfs:subClassOf: Added ceterms:PathwayComponent
  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US Resource that identifies an activity, program, or informal learning experience such as a civic or service activity that supplements and complements the curriculum.

Reason:

en-US New class.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:CompetencyComponent View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US Resource that identifies a measurable or observable knowledge, skill, or ability necessary to successful performance of a person in a given context.
  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Competency Component
  • dct:description: Added
    en-US Competency is broadly defined to include assertions of academic, professional, occupational, vocational and life goals, outcomes, and standards, however labeled.
  • rdfs:subClassOf: Added ceterms:PathwayComponent

Reason:

en-US New class.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:componentCategory View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US New property.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:ComponentCondition View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US Resource that describes what must be done to complete a PathwayComponent, or part thereof, as determined by the issuer of the Pathway.
  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Component Condition
  • dct:description: Added
    en-US A ComponentCondition references a single RuleSet defining appropriate values fulfilling the condition.

Reason:

en-US New class.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:CourseComponent View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Course Component
  • rdfs:subClassOf: Added ceterms:PathwayComponent
  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US Resource that identifies a structured sequence of one or more learning activities that aims to develop a prescribed set of knowledge, skill, or ability of learners.

Reason:

en-US New class.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:CredentialComponent View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Credential Component
  • rdfs:subClassOf: Added ceterms:PathwayComponent
  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US Resource that identifies another resource that describes qualification, achievement, personal or organizational quality, or aspect of an identity typically used to indicate suitability.
  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US Resource that identifies another resource that describes qualification, achievement, personal or organizational quality, or aspect of an identity typically used to indicate suitability.
  • dct:description: Added
    en-US The ceterms:Credential class is broadly defined to encompass credentials used across domains and communities of practice. Subclasses of ceterms:Credential as defined by Credential Engine (or other communities) should be referenced.

Reason:

en-US New class.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:credentialType View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Enables use with pathways.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:description View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Enables use with pathways
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:ExtracurricularComponent View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:subClassOf: Added ceterms:PathwayComponent
  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US Resource that identifies an activity, program, or informal learning experience that may be offered or provided by a school, college, or other organization that is not connected to a curriculum.
  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Extracurricular Component

Reason:

en-US New class.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:hasAlignmentMap View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US This property was erroneously in the domain of ceterms:Agent instead of the organization subclasses.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/572

ceterms:hasCondition View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US New property.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:hasDestinationComponent View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US New property.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:industryType View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Enables a competency framework to indicate its related industries.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/557

ceterms:industryType View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Enables more consistent properties for credentials, assessments, and learning opportunities.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/559

ceterms:isDestinationComponentOf View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US New property.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:JobComponent View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Job Component
  • rdfs:subClassOf: Added ceterms:PathwayComponent
  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US Resource that identifies a work position, employment, or occupation.

Reason:

en-US New class.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:name View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Enables use with pathways
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:occupationType View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Enables more consistent properties for credentials, assessments, and learning opportunities.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/559

ceterms:occupationType View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Enables a competency framework to indicate its related occupations.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/557

ceterms:offeredBy View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • schema:domainIncludes: Added
    en-US Agent that offers the resource.
  • schema:domainIncludes: Added
    en-US ceterms:Pathway
  • rdfs:comment: Removed
    en-US Agent that offers the credential, learning opportunity or assessment.

Reason:

en-US Enables use with pathways.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:offers View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US Resource offered or conferred by the organization or person.
  • schema:rangeIncludes: Added ceterms:Pathway
  • rdfs:comment: Removed
    en-US Credential, learning opportunity or assessment offered or conferred by the organization or person.

Reason:

en-US Enables use with pathways.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:ownedBy View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • schema:domainIncludes: Added ceterms:Pathway
  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US Organization or person with an enforceable claim or legal title to the resource.
  • rdfs:comment: Removed
    en-US Organization or person with an enforceable claim or legal title to the credential, assessment or learning opportunity.

Reason:

en-US Enables use with pathways.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:owns View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • schema:rangeIncludes: Added ceterms:Pathway
  • dct:description: Added
    en-US Generally, the value of the property should be one of the subclasses of ceterms:Credential or ceterms:Pathway.
  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US Resource over which the organization or person claims legal title.
  • rdfs:comment: Removed
    en-US Credential, learning opportunity or assessment over which the organization or person claims legal title.
  • dct:description: Removed
    en-US Generally, the value of the property should be one of the subclasses of ceterms:Credential.

Reason:

en-US Enables use with pathways.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:Pathway View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US Resource composed of a structured set of PathwayComponents defining points along a route to fulfillment of a goal or objective.
  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Pathway

Reason:

en-US New class.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:PathwayComponent View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US Resource that serves as a defined point along the route of a Pathway which describes an objective and its completion requirements through reference to one or more instances of ComponentCondition.
  • dct:description: Added
    en-US An instance of PathwayComponent may serve as the goal or destination node of a Pathway.
  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Pathway Component

Reason:

en-US New class.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:pointValue View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US New property.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:precedes View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US New property.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:prerequisite View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US New property.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:programTerm View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US Categorization of a term sequence based on the normative time between entry into a program of study and its completion such as "1st quarter", "2nd quarter"..."5th quarter".
  • schema:rangeIncludes: Added rdf:langString
  • schema:domainIncludes: Added ceterms:CourseComponent
  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Program Term

Reason:

en-US New property.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:requiredNumber View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • schema:domainIncludes: Added ceterms:ComponentCondition
  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Required Number
  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US Number of targetComponent resources that must be fulfilled in order to satisfy the ComponentCondition.
  • schema:rangeIncludes: Added xsd:integer

Reason:

en-US New property.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:RuleSet View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US Resource that identifies the rules or methods by which one or more PathwayComponent instances satisfy the requirements of a ComponentCondition.
  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Rule Set
  • vann:usageNote: Added
    en-US Encode the rules using Description Logic.
  • dct:description: Added
    en-US In the future, there will likely be multiple formally recognized RuleSets.

Reason:

en-US New class.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:RuleSetProfile View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US Resource defining the application of a RuleSet to a particular ComponentCondition.
  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Rule Set Profile

Reason:

en-US New class.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:ruleSetUsed View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • schema:rangeIncludes: Added xsd:anyURI
  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Rule Set Used
  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US Resource defining the applicable method or algorithm used for fulfilling the requirements of the ComponentCondition.
  • schema:domainIncludes: Added ceterms:RuleSetProfile

Reason:

en-US New property.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:sourceData View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US New property.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:subjectWebpage View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US Enables use with pathways.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:targetComponent View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

Reason:

en-US New property.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

ceterms:WorkExperienceComponent View Term History: JSON Turtle

Change:

  • rdfs:label: Added
    en-US Work Experience Component
  • rdfs:comment: Added
    en-US Resource describing an activity or training through which a person gains job experience.
  • rdfs:subClassOf: Added ceterms:PathwayComponent

Reason:

en-US New class.
https://github.com/CredentialEngine/vocabularies/issues/546

Mapping Changes Implemented in this Release

ceterms:Agent

Changes to properties for this class:

ceterms:AssessmentProfile

Changes to properties for this class:

ceterms:ComponentCondition

Changes to properties for this class:

ceterms:CredentialOrganization

Changes to properties for this class:

ceterms:LearningOpportunityProfile

Changes to properties for this class:

ceterms:Pathway

Changes to properties for this class:

ceterms:QACredentialOrganization

Changes to properties for this class:

ceterms:RuleSetProfile

Changes to properties for this class: