Education attendance status prior to imprisonment code N
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Value Domain|
|Registration status:||Health, Standard 28/04/2016|
A code set representing the status of attendance at an educational institution prior to imprisonment.
|Maximum character length:||1|
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
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
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
Australian Government. Social Security Act 1991. Viewed 18 October 2010
|Related metadata references:|
Supersedes Education attendance status code N Health, Superseded 28/04/2016
|Data elements implementing this value domain:|
Prison entrant—education attendance status 30 days prior to imprisonment, code N Health, Standard 28/04/2016