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Unistats record 2023/24 - Coding manual release schedule

Version 1.0 Produced 2023-02-22

This document outlines the planned dates for the first release of the coding manual documents. These documents may subsequently be updated in the further releases. This guide is an outline of when documents will be released; due to Unistats being a flexible collection, dates can deviate slightly from planned releases.

Unistats coding manual release schedule

Release Description
February 2023 Release of known changes, specification of the data to be returned and data collection schedule.
March 2023 Release of supporting documentation and additional guidance.
April 2023 Release of validation kit, quality rules, Unistats documentation and timescales for data collection.
May 2023 Release planned prior to collection opening.
September 2023 onwards Intermittent maintenance releases as required.

Scheduled release of manual documents

Section Document Expected release
Overview Introduction February 2023
Support Guides February 2023
Data collection schedule February 2023
Data specification Coverage of the record February 2023
Data model February 2023
File Structure February 2023
CYY061.xsd February 2023
CYY061DataTypes.xsd February 2023
CYY061CodeLists.xsd February 2023
Unistats output schema.xsd April 2023
Submission process and quality assurance Quality rules April 2023
HESA XML data entry tool April 2023
How to use the HESA XML data entry tool April 2023
Validation overview April 2023
Download validation kit April 2023
Supporting documentation Subcontractual and collaborative provision.pdf March 2023
Data requirements for new courses March 2023
Year to which fields relate March 2023
Statement about PSRBs and accreditation for the Unistats Technical Guidance March 2023
Accreditation information table April 2023
List of KIS Course Aims April 2023
Unistats dataset file structure and description April 2023
Onward use of data Unistats widget user guide April 2023
Unistats dataset April 2023
Publication arrangements March 2023
Linking to other datasets March 2023

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