Student 2021/22 - Qualification sitting
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This field identifies which exam sitting the qualification on entry to the instance was obtained.
|Applicable to||England Northern Ireland Scotland Wales|
All Qualification on entry records
|Valid entries and labels|
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 HEPs for admission purposes, to also be used in preparing the Student Record from 2007/08.
This data will be made available to providers by UCAS (through the *J transaction). The HESA record will work to the existing UCAS coding frame.
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
|Reason required||To allow detailed analysis of qualifications on entry and consequent progression.|
Data type: QUALSITCodeContentType
|Change management notes||New valid entry 'A'- Autumn has been added to align the coding frame with the updates made by UCAS, this will reflect the option made available to students to sit exams in autumn 2020.|
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