Student Alternative 2020/21 - Classification
Student Alternative 2020/21
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This field is used to indicate the qualification class that the student obtained.
All QualificationAwarded entities.
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Enhanced degrees should be coded 07 'Unclassified honours', if not classified.
HESA aggregates codes 07, 08, 10 and 11 as "unclassified".
Medical degrees which are not honours programmes should be coded 10 or 11.
Code 14 - Pass can be used for undergraduate or postgraduate qualifications which do not attract any form of class or grade e.g. Postgraduate research students.
It is expected the CLASS for HND and HNC qualifications would be coded 12, 13 or 14.
If you award qualifications with a class not represented in this coding frame, please contact Liaison.
Quality rules relating to this entity are displayed here.
|Reason required||To monitor and report on achievement. Derivatives of this field are used frequently in analysis.|
Data type: CLASSCodeContentType
|Change management notes||Additional guidance added for further clarification on how HND and HNC qualifications are coded.|
Contact Liaison by email or on +44 (0)1242 388 531.