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Study abroad (STUDYABROAD)

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Key Value
Name Study abroad
Part of Student course session (StudentCourseSession)
Description This records whether the Student is studying abroad as part of the StudentCourseSession.
Applicable to England Northern Ireland Scotland Wales
Coverage All StudentCourseSessions where applicable

Where this field is returned, under normal circumstances it is expected that at least one OffVenueActivity entity be returned for the StudentCourseSession to record the details of the study abroad activity. An OffVenueActivity however is not required when the student is mainly studying overseas for the duration of their course and for students who are writing-up.

Where no study abroad activity is undertaken, this field is not returned.

Where applicable, a combination of this field and the StudentCourseSession.PLACEMENT field can be returned.

Quality Rules Quality rules to follow
Optional? Yes
Reason required To monitor the prevalence of study abroad activity, to identify the number of students studying outside the UK, to assist in population definitions.
Field Length 2
Valid Values
Code Label
01 Studying abroad for the full StudentCourseSession
02 Studying abroad for part of the StudentCourseSession

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