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366 v2.0 Prior other qualification/certificate; year

Description

A code which identifies whether a student had commenced and/or completed some other qualification or certificate of attainment or competence; and the last year in which the requirements for the qualification or certification were completed.

Details

Version:2.0
First year:1999
Last year:1999
Field name:PRIOR-OTHER-QUAL
Element name:Prior other qualification/certificate; 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 and:

CODEMEANING
100did not have some other qualification or certificate of attainment or competence
2YYdid have some other qualification or certificate of attainment or competence and the last year in which the requirements for the qualification or certification were completed was YY
999there was no information on prior other qualification/certificate

Coding notes

YY is replaced by two digits indicating the last year in which the requirements for the qualification or certification were completed (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