The Extended Transcript (eT) standard supports a new generation of secure verifiable digital academic transcripts for learners that contain a variety of learning experiences including courses, competencies, skills, co-curricular achievements, and more.
Applications that support eT can visually render the underlying data in a variety of ways.
eT Pilot Project Phase I User Interface
eT Data Model
The eT data model is flexible and supports many types of records and relationships. Its support for JSON-LD ensures that Extended Transcripts are highly compatible with the structured data ecosystem of digital credentials. See this sample eT record in JSON-LD format.
Extended Transcript Logical Model
Extended Transcript Record Types Model
Are Your Products IMS Global certified?
IMS Global has testing programs that enable products to be certified compliant with specific standards and features of the standards. For technology suppliers, participation in the IMS Global certification process is the fastest and most cost-effective way to achieve product integrations. For institutions, ensuring that your educational technology tools are IMS Global certified is the best way to establish a plug-and-play ecosystem, allowing your tools and content to work together seamlessly, giving you more choice, and reducing your total cost of ownership. IMS Global members have access to expert support to implement the standards prior to completing conformance certification. Learn more to begin taking advantage of the benefits of certification.
Introduction to Extended Transcript
Case Study - UMUC: A New Learning Model Paired with a New Kind of Transcript—Digital Style
Presentation - Achieving Interoperability with IMS Global Competency and Extended Transcript (Presentation by IMS members at 2017 CBExchange)
IMS Extended Transcript Public Forum
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How to get your product IMS certified
Demo eT viewer app