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Cohort

A student cohort is defined as the group of students that commences a particular course of study with a HEP in a particular year. For example a student cohort can be defined as:

  • all Bachelor of Arts students who commence that course of study in 2012 with a Higher Education Provider;
  • all Diploma of Management students who commenced that course of study in 2011 form a student cohort.

This glossary item applies to the collection types:
  • Higher Education Student Collection
  • VET Collections