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Online Courses Standard Drafted by Li Chao Was Issued

On Oct.10th 2018, GB/T36642-2018 Information Technology ---Learning, education and training--- Online courses drafted by Prof. Zheng Li, Tsinghua University and Li Chao, a teacher from WEB and Software Technology R&D Center, was approved and issued by the State Administration of Market Supervision and Administration and the State Standardization Administration Committee. The Standard was jointly developed by Tsinghua University, East China Normal University, Beijing Normal University, Capital Normal University, MOOC-CN Education Co. and iFLYTEK Co. and was  reported by the T28 National Information Technology Standardization Technology Committee. It gives the information model and elements of the online courses and evaluation schemes and defines the functions and attributes of each element and the corresponding XML. The standard is applicable to the construction and evaluation of different types of online courses, and to the design and resource development of online courses that require open sharing and migration between platforms.

Li Chao has devoted himself to the information technology standard industry for a long time and in recent years he has focused on educational technology. He is the committee member of SAC/TC86/SC6, TC28/SC36 and the expert of ISO/IEC JTC1 SC36 WG8 and Learning Analytics Interoperability. He has presided, drafted and reviewed a number of national and industry standards.