Data Dictionary Field - Disability type
Data Dictionary Field
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This field records the type of Disability that a Student has, on the basis of the Student's own self-assessment
|Applicable to||England Northern Ireland Scotland Wales|
All Disability entities
|Valid entries and labels||
This data must be updated throughout a Student's Engagement where applicable.
Since it is possible for a student to have more than one disability there may be more than one disability entity per Student in a provider's return. A Provider can return up to two concurrent disabilities, where three or more exist a single entity is required with a code of 09.
99 must be returned where the data is not known by the provider.
Quality rules to follow
To permit disability-based analysis; for monitoring levels and trends in participation by particular groups of people; to monitor take-up of Disabled Students' Allowance as Disabled Students' Allowance is now not means tested; to support the allocation for disability premium; to permit analysis based on type of disability
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