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Educational attainment code XXX

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Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term639254
Registration status:Help on this termCommonwealth Department of Social Services, Standard 20/06/2018
Definition:Help on this term

A code set representing levels of educational attainment.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termXXX
Maximum character length:Help on this term3
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
ASDAssociate Diploma
BACBachelor's Degree
CERCertificate - No longer valid
C01Certificate 1
C02Certificate 2
C03Certificate 3
C04Certificate 4
DIPDiploma
DOCDoctorate
HEBBridging Course
HNRHonours/Masters Qualification
MSTMaster's DegreeĀ 
PGRPost-Graduate Diploma
TRATrade Qualification
U10Less than Year 10
UGRUndergraduate
UNIUnknown with typographical error
Y06Year 6
Y07Year 7 - No longer valid
Y08Year 8 - No longer valid
Y09Year 9 - No longer valid
Y10Year 10
Y11Year 11
Y12Year 12
Y13Year 13
UNKUnknown
MissingNo value

Collection and usage attributes

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CODE DIP     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 BAC   Bachelor's 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 C01   Certificate 1
Includes: Certificate I Statement of Attainment at Certificate I Level.

CODE C02   Certificate 2
Includes: Certificate II, Statement of Attainment at Certificate II Level,  Bridging and Enabling Course at Certificate II Level,

CODE C03   Certificate 3
Includes: Certificate III, Statement of Attainment at Certificate III Level, Bridging and Enabling Course at Certificate III Level.

CODE C04   Certificate 4
Includes: Certificate IV, Statement of Attainment at Certificate IV Level, Bridging and Enabling Course at Certificate IV Level.

CODE DOC   Doctorate
Includes: 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.

CODE MST   Master's Degree
Includes: 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.

CODE PGR   Post-Graduate Diploma
Includes: 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.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Government Department of Social Services

Reference documents:Help on this term

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) 2001. Australian Standard Classification of Education, Level of Education (ASCED). Cat. no. 1272.0, Canberra: ABS .

Relational attributes

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Recipientā€”level of educational attainment, code XXX Commonwealth Department of Social Services, Standard 20/06/2018

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