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Course reference identifier (COURSEREFRNCID)

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Key Value
Name Course reference identifier
Part of Course reference (CourseReference)
Description This field records the identifier indicated in CourseReference.COURSEREFRNCIDTYPE.
Applicable to England Northern Ireland Scotland Wales
Coverage All CourseReference entities.

The identifier returned in this field will relate to the type of identifier recorded in CourseReference.COURSEREFRNCIDTYPE.


The format of this identifier is determined by the provider. The valid characterset available for this identifier follows the Data Standards in the HESA student record with a field length of 50

02 UCAS Programme ID

The UCAS programme ID is in the format of CNN-CNN (where C is an alpha-code character and N is a numeric value).

03 UCAS Course code

The UCAS Course code is in the format NNNN (where N is a numeric value).

Quality Rules Quality rules to follow
Optional? No
Reason required To allow for association and recording of Course identifiers.
Field Length 50

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