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322 Year of completing final year of secondary education

Description

The year of completion for people whose highest prior qualification was a final secondary education examination/assessment (either at school or at a TAFE college or other institution).

Details

Version:1.0
First year:1987
Last year:1988
Field name:SEC-ED-YEAR
Element name:Year of completing final year of secondary education

Code format:

Data Type:Character
Units:Code (numeric), right justified, with leading zero if needed
Width:2

Classification

CODEMEANING
01Not a commencing student
02A commencing student whose highest prior qualification is not a final secondary examination/ assessment. (Include here all those who are not coded as 01, 51 or 52 on Element 321)

A commencing student whose highest prior qualification is a final secondary examination/ assessment. (Include here all those who are coded as 01, 51 or 52 on Element 321) and:
03 to 98
  • last two digits of the year in which it was undertaken (e.g. 1086 code 86)
99No information on year it was undertaken

Coding notes

SUGGESTIONS CONCERNING COLLECTION OF DATA:

The information required can be obtained from the student's response to the following question which also provides data required for the Element 321:

Highest educational qualification or attainment prior to this enrolment:

Qualification or attainmentAdvanced education at CAE, institute of technology, institute of advanced education, teacher's college or other institutionUniversity
Completed a higher degree course: Ph.D., Higher Doctorate, Master's Degree or Postgraduate Diploma[ ][ ]
Completed Bachelor's Degree course (either pass or honours)[ ][ ]
Completed other Higher Education award course (leading to a Diploma, Associate Diploma, Certificate, etc.)[ ][ ]
Completed a TAFE award course at a TAFE college, technical college, institute of technology, or other institution. Do not include secondary education and recreational/leisure/personal enrichment courses.[ ]N/A
Undertook a final secondary education examination/assessment for a course undertaken at a secondary school[ ]In which year?
19[ ][ ]
Undertook a final secondary education examination/assessment for a course undertaken at a TAFE college, technical college, evening college or other non-school institution[ ]In which year?
19[ ][ ]
Other qualification or attainment lower than a final secondary education examination/assessment[ ]N/A

Input files

​Past element

Change History

​21 July 1986