Study location (StudyLocation)
|Description||This entity records the location(s) associated with the StudentCourseSession, including distance learning|
|Uniquely Identified by||
Each Study location (StudyLocation) is uniquely identified by:
|Applicable to||England Northern Ireland Scotland Wales|
|Coverage||All StudentCourseSessions where there is activity that is not recorded in OffVenueActivity unless the student is writing up outside the UK|
A StudyLocation is required to be returned where:
A StudentCourseSession would have no StudyLocation returned where:
The StudyLocation entity should be returned multiple times for a StudentCourseSession where applicable, for example, if the student studies at more than one Venue.
The information recorded in this entity should reflect the location(s) for the entire StudentCourseSession, it may therefore change between reference periods if the student does not study at the locations as expected.
For further information and examples, please see the Further guidance on returning Venues and StudyLocations document.
|Quality Rules||Quality rules to follow|
|Reason Required||To record the geographical locations of students for funding allocations, Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework (TEF) metrics and regional profiles to identify cold spots for certain subjects areas and monitor student migration by subject area. To record the organisations delivering learning at these locations. To record which students are distance learning and whether distance learning students are based in the UK or overseas.|
|Parent Entity||Student course session (StudentCourseSession)|
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