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363 v2.0 Prior TAFE award course; year

Description

A code which identifies whether a student had commenced and/or completed a TAFE award course (other than a Diploma or Associate Diploma course); and the last year in which the student was enrolled in such a course.

Details

Version:2.0
First year:1999
Last year:1999
Field name:PRIOR-TAFE-AWARD
Element name:Prior TAFE award course; year

Code format:

Data Type:Character
Units:Code (numeric), right justified, with leading zeros if needed
Width:3

Classification

CODEMEANING
000Overseas Student
001Non‑overseas student but not a commencing student

A commencing non‑overseas student who for a TAFE award course (other than a Diploma or Associate Diploma course undertaken at a TAFE college or technical college):

CODEMEANING
100Never commenced
2YYCommenced but not completed all the requirements and the last year of enrolment in such a course was YY
3YYCompleted all the requirements and the last year of enrolment in such a course was YY
999no information on prior TAFE award course

Coding notes

YY is replaced by two digits indicating the last year in which the student was enrolled in a TAFE award course (other than a Diploma or Associate Diploma course undertaken at a TAFE college or technical college) (e.g. "81" would indicate 1981). If no information is available for year, code as "2AA" or "3AA".

If data are reported for students other than non‑overseas students, DETYAPAC 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 "000" when data are loaded to DETYA's database.

Input files

​Past Element

Change History

​17 August 1998