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Estates Management record 2013/14 - Specialist academic area - D14SpecialistAcademicArea

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Estates Management record 2013/14

Fields required from institutions in Scotland

Specialist academic area - D14

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Short nameSpecialistAcademicArea

The fields in this entity contain data about specialist academic area.

Applicable toEngland Northern Ireland Scotland Wales

All higher education providers (HEPs).


The Net Internal Area (NIA) returned in this entity will be a subset of that returned in Teaching not offices NIA and Research not offices NIA.

The total amount of academic floor space (i.e. teaching and research space) that can be classified as 'specialist' in terms of its use for a limited number of academic disciplines i.e. NIA designed for specialist use (either teaching or research) and which cannot easily be used for other non-specialist activities. It includes rooms or facilities with abnormal or exceptional equipment where such a feature inhibits the use of the room for other non-specialist activities, such as general teaching.

Types of space included in this category may include laboratories, specialist theatres and drama studios, catering facilities used as part of academic courses, dark rooms, recording studios etc. Exclude all general seminar and classrooms, lecture halls and lecture theatres (raked or non-raked).

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