A code which identifies the mode of attendance by which the student undertakes a unit of study
|Element name:||Mode of attendance code|
|1||Internal Mode of Attendance at an on-shore or off-shore campus|
|2||External Mode of Attendance at an on-shore or off-shore campus|
|3||Multi-modal Mode of Attendance|
|4||Completed course for which ALL units of study have been completed either solely through the Open Learning Australia (OLA) or through the OLA and another Higher Education Provider|
|5||Award granted on the basis of submission of original work which is not the result of supervised candidature within the Higher Education Provider.|
The following additional codes are used in DEST datasets but were NOT reported by Higher Education Provider:
If a student is attending an off-shore campus as an internal student at that campus, he/she is to be coded “1”, not “2”.
Codes 4 and 5 are only to be used for reporting data in the Past Course Completion File.
Please refer to the Glossary for further information about terminology used in this document.
- Student Load/Liability (LL)
- Pas Course Completions (PS)
Details of all versions of this data element can be found on its supporting information page.