A Learning Overview topic identifies the learning objectives, includes other information helpful to the learner, such as prerequisites, duration, intended audience, and can include information and strategies that seeks to gain attention and stimulate recall of prior learning.
See appendix for information about this element in OASIS document type shells.
- topic/topic learningBase/learningBase learningOverview/learningOverview
<learningOverview id="understanding_the_basics" xml:lang="en-us"> <title>Overview: Understanding the basics</title> <shortdesc>Mail basics start from the inbox, viewing and opening messages you receive, and moving them to appropriate mail folders for easy access and retrieval.</shortdesc> <learningOverviewbody> <lcAudience>The intended audience includes new users of the company email system and anyone wanting a refresher on the basic features.</lcAudience> <lcDuration> <title>Expected duration</title> <lcTime value="00:30">It should take you no more than 30 minutes to complete this module.</lcTime> </lcDuration> <lcObjectives> <lcObjectivesStem>When you complete this lesson, you'll know how to perform the following mail basics:</lcObjectivesStem> <lcObjectivesGroup> <lcObjective>Viewing the inbox</lcObjective> <lcObjective>Opening a message</lcObjective> <lcObjective>Moving messages to a folder</lcObjective> </lcObjectivesGroup> </lcObjectives> </learningOverviewbody> </learningOverview>
- An anchor point. This ID is usually required as
part of the
@conrefsyntax when cross referencing or reusing content within the topic; it also enables
<topicref>elements in DITA maps to optionally reference a specific topic within a DITA document. This attribute is defined with the XML Data Type ID.