Element 390 was included as part of the Higher Education Student data collection under the new policy and program initiatives introduced under the Opens in a new window: Higher Education Support Act 2003 (HESA) which was implemented in 2005, with the addition of code "0", permanent visa holder. It was updated in 2009 to clarify the completion of transitional arrangements for pre‑2005 students. This element is only required for revisions or retrospective reporting of student data from 1 January 2009.
Table 1. Change control information with links to relevant versions 1
|First year version applied||Last year version applied||Version||Change||Reason for change||Notice date||Issue date|
|2015||Current||4.00||Re‑format document to conform with the department's application upgrade||Ministerial Notice document system upgrade||22 May 2014||22 May 2014|
|2012||2014||3.00||New versioning applied to data elements||No change in requirements - Implementation of new document management system.||11 Mar 2011||12 Mar 2011|
|2009||2011||1.10||Update to element||To clarify the completion of transitional arrangements for pre‑2005 students.||28 May 2008||28 May 2008|
||9 Dec 2004||9 Dec 2004|
|Pre‑HESA: There is no earlier version of this element.|
Note 1: A version of an element can be associated with one or more reporting years. Where there are multiple versions applicable to a reporting year, only a link to the latest version is provided.