Qualification (Qualification)


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Key

Value

Name
Qualification
Short Name
Qualification
TypeEntity
Version
1.7.0
Description
A formally recognised academic award, such as a degree, diploma, certificate or credits. Every qualification which the provider offers or awards should be expressed as a Qualification entity, using a common framework.
Uniquely Identified By
Applicable To
England Northern Ireland Scotland Wales
Coverage

A Qualification entity is required for each qualification a provider offers or awards

Notes

The Qualification entity records information regarding any qualifications that either students can aim for or the provider awards.

Qualifications that students aim for will be associated with the appropriate Course to indicate the aim of that Course.

Qualifications that students achieve will be associated with the appropriate QualificationAwarded entity to show which student(s) achieved the award.

There may be Qualifications that are awarded to students but are not aims of a Course, for example if they are awarded as an exit award if a student were to leave their programme early, but not offered as a standalone Course.

Quality Rules
Quality rules to follow
Reason Required
To record students' qualification aims and awards, to allow analysis of Students and Leavers by qualification and level.
Minimum Occurrences0
Maximum Occurrences
unbounded
Child Fields
Child Entities
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