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Distance learning (DISTANCE)

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Key Value
Name Distance learning
Short name DISTANCE
Part of Study location (StudyLocation)
Description This field records if the student is distance learning and whether they are inside or outside the UK
Applicable to England Northern Ireland Scotland Wales
Coverage All Studylocation entities where the student is distance learning.

Where the student is studying by distance learning as part of the associated StudentCourseSession, this field is returned to record this with 01 or 02 being returned to indicate respectively that the student is distance learning inside or outside the UK.

For the purpose of this field, the Channel Islands and Isle of Man are considered outside the UK.

Where this field exists, the StudyLocation.VENUEID is not required to be returned as the student is not at a Venue.

Quality Rules Quality rules to follow
Optional? Yes
Reason required To establish the prevalence of distance learning and record which students are distance learning inside and outside the UK.
Field Length 2
Valid Values
Code Label
01 Distance learning - based in the UK
02 Distance learning - based outside the UK

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