Alternative provider student 2016/17 - Qualification sitting
Alternative provider student 2016/17
Fields required from institutions in England
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This field identifies which exam sitting the qualification on entry to the instance was obtained.
|Applicable to||England Scotland|
Optional for all Qualification on entry records.
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The awarding bodies have given their consent, via the Joint Council for Qualifications (JCQ), for some of the results data that they forward to UCAS to be shared with providers for admission purposes, to also be used in preparing student records.
This data will be made available to providers by UCAS (through the *J transaction).
Providers are encouraged to provide this information for other full-time undergraduate students, in order to contribute more complete statistical information for the sector; though this field is optional outside of the coverage of the UCAS Data for HESA (*J) transaction.
Quality rules to follow
To allow detailed analysis of qualifications on entry and consequent progression. Also used to set and monitor the student number control.
Data type: QUALSITCodeContentType
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