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324 Previous advanced education course commenced code

Description

A code which indicates whether the student had ever commenced an advanced education course prior to the first enrolment in the current course.

Details

Version:1.0
First year:1987
Last year:1988
Field name:PRIOR-AE
Element name:Previous advanced education course commenced code

Code format:

Data Type:Character
Units:Code (numeric)
Width:1

Classification

CODEMEANING
1Not a commencing student

A commencing student who prior to first enrolment in their current course:

CODEMEANING
2had never commenced an advanced education course
3had commenced an advanced education course
9A commencing student but no information on commencement of an advanced education course prior to the first enrolment in the current course

Coding notes

SUGGESTIONS CONCERNING COLLECTION OF DATA:

Suggested wording on enrolment form:

Have you previously commenced an advanced education course at a CAE (College of advanced education), institute of technology, institute of advanced education, teacher's college or other institution?

 
[ ] Yes [ ] No
 

Where information for this element is not being provided to the Commonwealth Tertiary Education Commission in 1987, the code "1" is to be used if the student is not a commencing student and the code "9" if the student is a commencing student.

Input files

​Past Element

Change History

​1 November 1986