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Mobility scheme (MOBSCHEME)

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Key Value
Name Mobility scheme
Short name MOBSCHEME
Part of Off venue activity (OffVenueActivity)
Description This field records the scheme associated with the OffVenueActivity.
Applicable to England Northern Ireland Scotland Wales
Coverage All OffVenueActivity entities.

Code 01 'Provider' includes anything organised as part of the provider's course (i.e. placements, field work etc.)

Code 02 should be used for sandwich placements. This should exclude any placement that is part of an ERASMUS+ scheme, which should be coded 03. The definition of sandwich in this instance should be consistent with regulating and funding council definitions.

Code 03 includes Erasmus Mundus, Comenius, Tempus and Erasmus for All.

Code 04 should be used where the scheme is not captured by the other codes. Junior Year Abroad (JYA) schemes should be coded 04 'Other scheme'.

Quality Rules Quality rules to follow
Optional? No
Reason required To monitor trends in mobility experiences and for use in further studies into the longer-term impact of participation in mobility schemes, for example employability.
Field Length 2
Valid Values
Code Label
01 Provider
02 Sandwich placement which meets the criteria set out by funding councils, not including ERASMUS+
04 Other scheme

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