A code which uniquely identifies an enabling course or a course leading to a higher education award.
|Element name:||Course of study code|
|Units:||Code (alphanumeric), left justified with trailing blanks if needed|
|0000000000||Not a course of study code.|
|Any text or numbers||A course of study code.|
The same code may be used in more than one record provided that the course leads to the same award. All courses which are associated with a course of study must have the same value for Element 310 (Course of study type code) concatenated with Element 350 (Course of study load).
Not a course of study includes: Non-award; Cross-provider program for undergraduate courses at home Higher Education Provider; Cross-provider program for postgraduate courses at home Higher Education Provider; Open Learning Australia undergraduate studies and Open Learning Australia postgraduate studies.
Please refer to the Glossary for further information about terminology used in this document.
Higher Education Student:
- Course of Study (CO)
- Electronic Commonwealth Assistance Form (PO)
- Course of Study (VCO)
- Electronic Commonwealth Assistance Form (VPO)
Details of all versions of this data element can be found on its supporting information page.