HESA Student Record 2007/08 - Date of birth
HESA Student Record 2007/08
Fields required from institutions in Northern Ireland
Date of birth
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This field records the date of birth of the student.
|Applicable to||England Northern Ireland Scotland Wales|
|Base data type||DateWithNullStructure1|
The date of birth is required to generate the student's age and to provide an additional item of information for record linkage. To permit age-based analysis and also facilitate record linkage across collections.
If the date of birth is not known, an empty element should be returned with the ReasonForNull attribute set to 1 (not known), i.e:
HESA monitors the number of unknown birth dates submitted by each institution.
For students entering through UCAS this information will be available from UCAS via the *J transaction.
Where Y0/Y1/Y2 appear in business rules, these refer to the reporting period Y1-Y2 (e.g. for the 2007-08 reporting period, Y0 is 2006, Y1 is 2007 and Y2 is 2008).
|Owner||Managing Information Across Partners - Common Data Definitions|
|Change management notes||Business rule 7 deleted|
Data type: DateWithNullStructure1
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