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Education attendance status prior to imprisonment code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term631854
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 28/04/2016
Definition:Help on this term

A code set representing the status of attendance at an educational institution prior to imprisonment.

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
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Full-time study
2Part-time study
3Not studying
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 be mapped to code 8.

Only one option may be selected.

CODE 1 Full-time study

According to the Social Security Act 2001, a person is considered a full-time student in respect of a course if:

(a) in the case of a person who is enrolled in the course for a particular study period (for example, a semester), the person is undertaking at least three-quarters of the normal amount of full-time study in respect of the course for that period; or

(b) in the case of a person who intends to enrol in the course for a particular study period, the person intends to undertake at least three-quarters of the normal amount of full-time study in respect of the course for that period.

CODE 2 Part-time study

This code is used when the study load is less than 75% of a full-time load.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Reference documents:Help on this term

Australian Government. Social Security Act 1991. Viewed 18 October 2010

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

Supersedes Education attendance status code N Health, Superseded 28/04/2016

Data elements implementing this value domain:Help on this term

Prison entrant—education attendance status 30 days prior to imprisonment, code N Health, Standard 28/04/2016

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