Element 524 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. In 2009 there was clarification of coding notes to support the Transnational Quality Strategy.
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||11 Mar 2011|
|2009||2011||1.20||Addition of note to code "0000" to include "The course is an offshore course".||To support the Transnational Quality Strategy||5 Dec 2008||5 Dec 2008|
|2006||2008||1.10||The following dot point added to the meaning of code "0000";
||Clarification||7 Dec 2005||7 Dec 2005|
|2005||2005||1.00||A new element on the Campus file||Required for Commonwealth Grant Scheme||9 Dec 2004||1 June 2005|
|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.