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362 v3.0 Prior sub-degree course (at TAFE); year

Description

A code which identifies whether a student had commenced and/or completed a Associate degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma course done at a TAFE college or technical college and the last year in which the student was enrolled in such a course.

Details

Version:3.0
First year:2000
Last year:2004
Field name:PR-SUBDEG-TAFE
Element name:Prior sub-degree course (at TAFE); year

Code format:

Data Type:Character
Units:Code (numeric), right justified, with leading zeros if needed
Width:5

Classification

CODEMEANING
00000Overseas Student
00100Domestic student but not a commencing student

A commencing domestic student who for a Associate degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma course done at a TAFE college or technical college:

CODEMEANING
10000never commenced
2YYYYcommenced but not completed all the requirements and the last year of enrolment in such a course was YYYY
3YYYYcompleted all the requirements and the last year of enrolment in such a course was YYYY
99999no information on prior sub‑degree course (at TAFE)

Coding notes

YYYY is replaced by the last year in which the student was enrolled in a prior sub‑degree course (at TAFE). If no information is available for year, code as "29999" or "39999".

If data are reported for overseas students, DESTPAC will identify such students using Element 358 (Citizen/resident indicator) and will ignore the data during edit validations and the data for them will be re‑coded as "00000" when data are loaded to DEST's database.

*If data other than "00100" are reported for non‑commencing domestic students, DESTPAC will ignore the data during edit validations.

Input files

​Past Element

Change History

​11 November 1998; *rev 8 October 2001