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Alternative provider student 2017/18 - InstanceInstance

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Alternative provider student 2017/18

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This records a coherent engagement with the provider aiming towards the award of a qualification(s) or credit.

Applicable toEngland Scotland

All students.


A student undertakes a course; the course being a combination of subject and qualification that define what the student is aiming for e.g. BSc degree in English Literature. A student on a course is referred to as an instance. Since it is possible for a student to undertake more than one course during the reporting year, there may be more than one instance for a student in a provider's return.

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Minimum occurrences1
Maximum occurrencesunbounded
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Element: Instance
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