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Prison dischargee—type of qualification started during imprisonment, qualification type code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termType of qualification started during imprisonment
METeOR identifier:Help on this term624832
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 28/04/2016
Definition:Help on this term

The type of educational qualification started by a prison dischargee during their most recent imprisonment, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Prison dischargee—type of qualification started during imprisonment

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Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
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ValueMeaning
1Secondary schooling
2Trade certificate (Certificate I-IV)
3Diploma
4Bachelor degree
5Post graduate qualification
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Unknown

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

For use in Prisoner health data collections. If this value domain is to be used with other metadata then 'Unknown' would map to code 8.

CODE 1   Secondary schooling
 
Includes years 7 to 12 and Bridging and Enabling Course at Senior secondary level.
 
CODE 2   Trade Certificate (Certificate I-IV)
 
Includes Certificate IV, Statement of Attainment at Certificate IV level, Bridging and Enabling Course at Certificate IV level, Certificate III, Statement of Attainment at Certificate III level, Bridging and Enabling Course at Certificate III level, Certificate II, Statement of Attainment at Certificate II level, Bridging and Enabling Course at Certificate II level, Certificate I, and Statement of Attainment at Certificate I level.
 
CODE 3   Diploma
 
Includes Advanced Diploma, Statement of Attainment at Advanced Diploma Level, Associate Degree, Statement of Attainment at Associate Degree level, Bridging and Enabling Course at Advanced Diploma and Associate Degree level, Diploma, Statement of Attainment at Diploma level, and Bridging and Enabling Course at Diploma level. Excludes Graduate Diploma.
 
CODE 4   Bachelor degree

Includes Bachelor (Honours) Degree, Bachelor (Pass) Degree, Statement of Attainment at Bachelor Degree level, and Bridging and Enabling Course at Bachelor Degree level.
 
CODE 5   Postgraduate qualification
 
Includes: Graduate Certificate, Professional Specialist Qualification at Graduate Certificate level, Statement of Attainment at Graduate Certificate level, and Bridging and Enabling Course at Graduate Certificate level.

Graduate Diploma, Graduate Qualifying or Preliminary, Professional Specialist Qualification at Graduate Diploma level, Statement of Attainment at Graduate Diploma level, Bridging and Enabling Course at Graduate Diploma level.

Master Degree by Research, Master Degree by Coursework, Professional Specialist Qualification at Master Degree level, Statement of Attainment at Master Degree level, Bridging and Enabling Course at Master Degree level.
 
Higher Doctorate, Doctorate by Research, Doctorate by Coursework, Professional Specialist Qualification at Doctoral Degree level, Statement of Attainment at Doctoral Degree level, Bridging and Enabling Course at Doctoral Degree level.

 

 

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The categories in this metadata item are based on the Australian Bureau of Statistics Australian Standard Classification of Education, Level of Education (ASCED) 2001.

CODE 1 Secondary schooling maps to Broad level 6, Secondary education.
 
CODE 2 Trade Certificate (Certificate I-IV) maps to Broad Level 5, Certificate level of the ASCED.
 
CODE 3 Diploma maps to Broad Level 4, Advanced Diploma and Diploma level of the ASCED.
 
CODE 4 Bachelor Degree maps to Broad Level 3 Bachelor degree level of the ASCED.
 
CODE 5 Postgraduate qualification maps to Broad level 1, Postgraduate degree level and Broad level 2, Graduate Diploma and Graduate Certificate level of the ASCED.

 

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

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Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

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Supersedes Prison dischargee—type of qualification started during imprisonment, code N Health, Superseded 28/04/2016

Has been superseded by Prison dischargee—type of qualification started during imprisonment, code N[N] Health, Standardisation pending 30/05/2018

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Education qualification cluster Health, Standard 28/04/2016

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