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Definitions from Education


152 definitions

Name Definition Type Status
Higher Education Provider code A code which uniquely identifies the Higher Education Provider Numeric Standard
Course code A code which uniquely identifies each course within a Higher Education/VET Provider (Provider). Alphanumeric Standard
Course name - full The full name of the course Alphanumeric Standard
Course of study type code A code which indicates the type of higher education/VET course Numeric Standard
Special course type code A code which identifies courses of special interest to the department Numeric Standard
Student identification code A code which uniquely identifies the student within the higher education/VET provider and remains constant from year to year Alphanumeric Standard
Date of birth The day, month and year of birth of the person Numeric Standard
Gender code A code which identifies the sex of a person Alphanumeric Standard
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander code A code which identifies whether or not the student/applicant identifies herself or himself as being of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander descent Numeric Standard
Location code of term residence The Australian postcode or overseas country code for the residence in which the student lives during the term/period of study, as most recently advised prior to the reference date Alphanumeric Standard
Location code of permanent home residence The Australian postcode or overseas country code of a student's/applicants permanent home residence Alphanumeric Standard
New basis for admission to current course A code which identifies the main criterion used by the Higher Education/VET Provider in granting a student admission to the current course, OR a Higher Education Provider granting an offer/admission t ... Numeric Standard
Course commencement date A code which indicates the month and year in which the student commenced the current course for the first time Numeric Standard
Mode of attendance code A code which identifies the mode of attendance by which the student undertakes a unit of study OR the mode of attendance for a preference or offered course as indicated by an applicant Numeric Standard
Type of attendance code A code which identifies whether a student is classified as being a full-time or part-time. Numeric Standard
Academic organisational unit code A code assigned by the Higher Education Provider which uniquely identifies the academic organisational unit providing a unit of study or part of a unit of study. Alphanumeric Standard
Work experience in industry indicator An indicator of whether a unit of study consists wholly of work experience in industry Numeric Standard
Equivalent Full-Time Student Load The EFTSL value representing the student load for a unit of study Numeric Standard
Country of birth code A code representing the country of birth of a student Numeric Standard
Year of arrival in Australia The year in which a student/applicant not born in Australia first arrived in Australia. Alphanumeric Standard
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