• Oleksandr A. Shcherbyna Kyiv National University of Construction and Architecture, Kyiv




Experience API, xAPI, Tin Can API, LRS, SCORM, LTI, LMS, Moodle


The purpose of the article is to analyze features of the new standard of e-learning software - Experience API (xAPI), previously also known as the Tin Can API. The standard defines a way of interaction between xAPI-clients – software which students work with while e-learning process, and xAPI-servers – Learning Record Stores (LRS), which store data about their results. Standard also defines LRS data representation format and a way of data transfers between LRS, which makes it possible to combine several LRS into distributed database that could accumulate information about people training in formal, non-formal and informal education throughout life. The article contains review of available xAPI-clients, xAPI-servers, and the results of their testing, which prove the possibility of their usage in our educational institutions.


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Author Biography

Oleksandr A. Shcherbyna, Kyiv National University of Construction and Architecture, Kyiv

associate professor, PhD (technical sciences), associate professor of Information Technologies Department


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How to Cite

Shcherbyna, O. A. (2016). EXPERIENCE API – NEW STANDARD OF E-LEARNING SOFTWARE AND EXAMPLES OF ITS PRACTICAL USE. Information Technologies and Learning Tools, 53(3), 150–163. https://doi.org/10.33407/itlt.v53i3.1378



ICT and learning tools in the higher education establishments