A code that identifies the mode of attendance by which the student undertakes a unit of study/subject.
|Element name:||Mode of attendance code|
|1||Internal Mode of Attendance at an on-shore or off-shore campus (includes classroom based)|
|2||External Mode of Attendance at an on-shore or off-shore campus (includes electronic based, on line and correspondence)|
Multi-modal Mode of Attendance
Higher Education Only – Course Completions
|4||Completed course for which ALL units of study have been completed either solely through the Open Universities Australia (OUA) or through the OUA and another Higher Education provider|
|5||Award granted on the basis of submission of original work which is not the result of supervised candidature within the Higher Education Provider|
- If a student is attending an offshore campus as an internal student at that campus, he/she is to be coded "1".
- For the Course Completions File, the code to be assigned for mode of attendance relates to the final year of attendance.
- Codes 4 and 5 are only to be used for reporting data in the Course Completions
Provider Information Request:
- PIR Student (PSD)
- PIR Past Course Completions (PPS)
Details of all versions of this data element can be found on its supporting information page.
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