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Alternative provider student record 2015/16 - Teacher training course

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Alternative provider student record 2015/16

Fields required from institutions in England

Teacher training course

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valid entries
Short nameTTCID

This field is a one character field completed for students on courses that lead to teaching qualifications. The selection will determine the type of the teacher training.

Applicable toEngland

All courses.

Valid entries and labels
0Not a teacher training course
1On initial or pre-service teacher training course leading to Qualified Teacher Status or to registration as a school teacher with the General Teaching Council for Scotland
2On other initial teacher training course not leading to Qualified Teacher Status nor to registration as a school teacher with the General Teaching Council for Scotland
5Inset course
9Other NCTL funded provision not elsewhere specified
DOther Pre-ITT activity funded by the NCTL
FSubject Knowledge Enhancement (SKE) - NCTL funded
GSchool Direct Training Programme
QEarly Years Initial Teacher Training

Code 1 includes PGCE, BEd, first degree with Qualified Teacher Status and courses leading concurrently to a degree and to a diploma in Education.

Code 2 includes courses leading to Further Education Teacher Qualification and to Nursing and Midwifery Teacher Qualification.

Code 5: NCTL and HEFCE have given a working definition of an INSET course as follows:

An INSET/In-service course is one for which the primary (but not necessarily the only) purpose is to improve the effectiveness of teachers, lecturers or trainers. In considering whether this is the purpose of particular course, providers may wish to consider the content of the course and course literature, including prospectuses and any other marketing material.

Code F (Subject Knowledge Enhancement) instances will not be included in HESA standard populations.

School Direct programmes

Code G 'School Direct Training Programme' should be used where the allocation is with a school.

The completion of InstancePeriod.MSTUFEE will additionally be required to indicate whether the instance is either salaried or funded through tuition fees. Validation will restrict any instances which have a Course.TTCID of G to the use of codes 01, 02, 03, 04, 52, 53, 54 and 81 in InstancePeriod.MSTUFEE.

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Reason required

Used to identify and differentiate between different types of teacher training student in the analysis of ITT provision, assessing student support eligibility and setting and monitoring the student number control.

Part of
Field length1
Minimum occurrences1
Maximum occurrences1
Schema components
Element: TTCID
Date modified2015-09-30
Change management notesAddition of valid entries 1, 9, D, F, G, and Q to permit the return of non-designated teacher training students who may now fall under the coverage of the record. Guidance updated accordingly.

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