Do I need to login to package resources?
Yes, you are required to login with NHS ATHENS account in order to access Compendle for packaging resources. In addition, you need the contributing rights assigned to your NHS ATHENS user account.
What is SCORM?
SCORM (Sharable Content Object Reference Model) is a collection of standards and specifications for Web-based learning content.
It provides a comprehensive suite of eLearning capabilities that enable interoperability, accessibility and reusability. It defines how to aggregate, describe and sequence learning objects, the run-time communication and data to be tracked for learning objects.
Source: Advanced Distributed Learning
What is IMS?
IMS content packaging refers to the collection and packaging of learning resources (HTML files, images, style sheets, embedded rich content such as Flash or Java) in such a way to enable aggregation, distribution, management, and deployment.
An IMS content package contains two major components: a manifest file (an xml file) containing the organisation and metadata of the package), and the physical files of the actual content.
What is content packaging?
Content packaging refers to the ability of combining different learning resources into self-contained packages for the transport from one system to another.