Language reference : Learning and training architecture : Learning and training topic elements : learningOverview
   
learningOverview
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.
Contains
Note: These models represent only the default document types distributed by OASIS. Actual content models will differ with each new document type.
Doctype
Content model
learningOverview
( (title) then (titlealts) (optional) then (shortdesc or abstract) (optional) then (prolog) (optional) then (learningOverviewbody) then (related-links) (optional) then (no-topic-nesting) (any number) )
Contained by
This element is not contained by any other elements.
Inheritance
- topic/topic learningBase/learningBase learningOverview/learningOverview
Example 420. Example

<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>
Attributes
Name
Description
Data Type
Default Value
Required?
id
This ID enables topics to be referenced uniquely by topicrefs in DITA maps.
ID
Yes
conref-atts attribute group (conref, conrefend, conaction, conkeyref)
A set of related attributes; includes all of the attributes described in id-atts attribute group except for the id attribute.
xmlns:ditaarch
Declares the default DITA namespace.
"http://dita.​oasis-open.​org/​architecture/​2005/"
DITAArchVersion
Designates the version of the architecture that is in use. The default value will increase with each release of DITA.
CDATA
"1.2"
No
domains
Indicates the specialized domains that are included in the DTD or Schema. This value will differ depending on what domains are included in the current DTD or Schema.
CDATA
Varies based on the DTD or Schema; a sample value is "(topic ui-d) (topic hi-d) (topic pr-d) (topic sw-d) (topic ut-d) (topic indexing-d)"
No
select-atts attribute group (props, base, platform, product, audience, otherprops, importance, rev, status)
A set of related attributes, described in select-atts attribute group
localization-atts attribute group (translate, xml:lang, dir)
A set of related attributes, described in localization-atts attribute group.
global-atts attribute group (xtrf, xtrc)
A set of related attributes, described in global-atts attribute group
class, outputclass
Common attributes described in Other common DITA attributes
domains
Indicates the specialized domains that are included in the DTD or Schema. This value will differ depending on what domains are included in the current DTD or Schema.
CDATA
Varies based on the DTD or Schema; a sample value is "(topic ui-d) (topic hi-d) (topic pr-d) (topic sw-d) (topic ut-d) (topic indexing-d)"
No