Qualification ITT specialism (QUALITT)
|Name||Qualification ITT specialism|
|Part of||Qualification subject (QualificationSubject)|
|Description||This field identifies subject(s) that are the ITT specialism(s) for Initial Teacher Training qualifications.|
|Applicable to||England Scotland|
|Coverage||Compulsory for one QualificationSubject entity at providers in England where Course.TTCID=01 and StudentAccreditationAim.ACCREDITATIONID = 13916-13919.
Optional for one QualificationSubject entity at providers in England where Course.TTCID=01 and StudentAccreditationAim.ACCREDITATIONID 13909-13915.
Compulsory for at least one QualificationSubject entity at providers in Scotland where Course.TTCID= 01 and CurriculumAccreditation.ACCREDITATIONID = 06603.
This field identifies which QualificationSubject.QUALSUBJECT represents the ITT specialism of the Qualification.
Providers in England
One subject must be identified as the specialism for Qualifications where the associated course leads to Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) and the student is a secondary teaching training student. For primary teaching training students on a course leading to QTS, this is optional.
For a list of valid subjects for primary and secondary programmes, please see Further guidance on returning DfE programmes
Providers in Scotland
At least one subject must be identified as the specialism for Qualifications where the associated Course is a secondary teacher training Course leading to registration with the General Teaching Council for Scotland (GTCS). Up to three subjects can be identified as the specialism, if applicable.
The below table indicates the secondary teaching subjects available in Scotland and the associated HECoS code(s) that should be returned.
|Quality Rules||Quality rules to follow|
|Reason required||To enable DfE to monitor student numbers against allocations for primary and secondary subject specialisms. To allow monitoring of teaching qualifications being sought and gained.|
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