Initial Teacher Training record 2015/16 - Previous degree type
Initial Teacher Training record 2015/16
Fields required from institutions in England
Previous degree type
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This field should record the qualification that makes your trainee eligible to undertake a postgraduate course of ITT at your establishment.
All postgraduate course entrants, that is, students where Student.COMDATE is in the current reporting period and where Student.ITTAIM is a postgraduate qualification (110, 113, 020, 027, 031 or (032 and Student.INITIATIVES is F, G or J)).
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Providers are advised to code to the greatest level of detail possible to allow the creation of a full record at the National College for Teaching and Leadership.
The qualification returned in previous degree type should be that which makes the trainee eligible to undertake a postgraduate course of ITT at the provider.
The NCTL has advised that Student.PGCECLSS may be completed where instances are returned as '402 Degree equivalent (inc. foreign qualifications)' in this field.
Please note that the degree information fields (Student.DEGCTRY, Student.DEGEST, Student.DEGLENGTH, Student.DEGSTDT and Student.DEGENDDT) must contain information relating to the qualification recorded in the Student.DEGTYPE field.
Quality rules relating to this field are displayed here.
To create the student's NCTL record.
Data type: DEGTYPECodeContentType
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|Change management notes
|Valid entries 214 'Master of Chemistry (M CHEM)' and 215 'Master of Physics (M PHYS)' added. Field coverage amended to state that this field is additionally required for EYITT routes at a postgraduate level - where Student.ITTAIM is 032 'Early Years Teacher Status' and Student.INITIATIVES is F 'EYITT Graduate Entry', G 'EYITT Graduate employment-based', or J 'EYITT School Direct'.
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