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Training Strategy

caDSR Curriculum courses are designed to help users meet their role-based requirements for using caDSR tools and developing caDSR content.

Training Objectives

The caDSR Training Curriculum is designed to help trainees meet the following Learning Objectives:

  • Identify the three primary components of the caDSR Infrastructure
  • Discuss the importance of the ISO/IEC 11179 Standard in relation to metadata curation
  • Identify when to use the CDE Browser
  • Identify when and how to use the Enterprise Vocabulary Service (EVS)
  • Create well-formed metadata using the CDE Curation Tool
  • Discuss metadata business rules
  • Create metadata from either forms or UML models
  • Identify when to use the Sentinel Tool
  • Identify when to use Formbuilder

Training Methodology

caDSR training materials were developed for NCI CBIIT through a process of knowledge acquisition sessions, personal interviews and group discussion. Training is designed around specific learning objectives and utilizes interactive WebEx sessions, in-class quizzes, homework assignments, online discussions, guided practice scenario review and open discussion.

Future Plans

Role-Associated Tools:

  • Early content transitioned into workbook modules
  • Harmonize curriculum content to the emerging Curation and Best Practices
  • Miscellaneous curation resources, templates, checklists