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307 PIR Course code


A code which uniquely identifies each course within a Higher Education Provider


Version: 1.0
First year: 2015
Last year: -
Field name: COURSE
Element name: Course code

Code format:

Data Type: Alphanumeric
Units: Code (alphanumeric), left justified, with trailing blanks if needed
Width: 10


Any data Code assigned by the Provider

Coding notes

  • Assign a code (up to 10 characters) to each course which uniquely identifies it within the provider. It is important for that this code remains unchanged from year to year
  • Every higher education course must be reported.
  • Every course that has domestic or international fee‑paying places must be included on this file.
  • Every course that is delivered either fully or partially offshore must be included on this file.

Input files

Provider Information Request:

  • PIR Student (PSD)
  • PIR Course of Study (PCO)
  • PIR Past Course Completions (PPS)

Change History

Details of all versions of this data element can be found on its supporting information page.

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