Metadata Schemas and Applications


With reference to different types of metadata (structural, descriptive, rights management, administrative, preservation, etc.) this course (INF2186H — Metadata Schemas and Applications) provides an examination of semantic and syntactic metadata schemas and applications across diverse domains, such as education, medicine, government information, cultural sector institutions, publishing, etc. Analyses of international metadata standards development, and a case study approach to metadata projects within a content management framework are important components of the course.