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Key Information Set 2016/17 - Accreditation dependency URL

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Key Information Set 2016/17

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Accreditation dependency URL

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This field records the URL describing whether accreditation is dependent on choice.

Applicable toEngland Northern Ireland Scotland Wales

Where Accreditation.ACCDEPEND = 1.


This field should contain a URL that explains how the accreditation depends on module or other course choices made by the student.

Depending on how complex the accreditation is, the page that this URL points to could include a list of modules students would be required to take in order to gain accreditation. The aim is to provide students slightly more information than can be provided via the use of a tick box.

This field must not exist if Accreditation.ACCDEPEND = 0.

Valid URL

This field must contain a valid website URL. Providers must ensure that URLs are active and link to the correct page. Validation checks will only check for basic structure, to ensure that the URL starts with either http or https and contains only Latin non-accented characters.

For further information on accessibility and validation of URL fields, please see our further guidance on URLs page.

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Reason required

KIS data item.

Part of
Field length255
Minimum occurrences0
Maximum occurrences1
Schema components
Data type: URLType

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