Engagement start date (ENGSTARTDATE)
|Name||Engagement start date|
|Part of||Engagement (Engagement)|
|Description||This field records the start date for the Engagement.|
|Applicable to||England Northern Ireland Scotland Wales|
A student is considered to have started their Engagement if they have attended a class or lecture, accessed online materials or attended a freshers or induction week.
It is normally expected that this date would align with the first associated StudentCourseSession.SCSSTARTDATE.
|Quality Rules||Quality rules to follow|
|Reason required||To determine whether the include a student is any particular population definition, to calculate the duration of a student's education.|
|Field Length||10 (in the format YYYY-MM-DD)|
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