Description of Data Element 10009





NAME:         Room Capacity - Design                                            



NUMBER:       10009                                                             



FILES/TABLES: SPA                                                               



INTENT:                                                                         
   Assessment of Space Needs                                                    
   Current Facilities Inventory Data                                            
   Determination of Capacities                                                  
   Educational Plant Surveys                                                    
   Prototype Design Criteria                                                    
   Utilization Studies and Reports                                              



DEFINITION:                                                                     
   The number of student stations designed to be housed                         
   in an instructional room.  A student station is the area                     
   necessary for one student to engage in educational                           
   (learning) activities.                                                       



EDIT:                                                                           
   DIAGNOSTIC MESSAGE                                     ERROR LEVEL           
   MUST BE > 0, 10002=110,210,520                         CRITICAL              
        SPA  <                                                                  
   NON-NUMERIC                                            CRITICAL              
        SPA  <                                                                  
   ZERO, 10002=220,250                                    WARNING               
        SPA  <                                                                  



CODING INSTRUCTIONS:                                                            
   If a room has fixed seating the actual number of seats in                    
   the room must be coded.                                                      
   Assess the number of student stations the room was designed                  
   to accommodate in accordance with the particular type of                     
   instruction for which the room is designed.  Code zero for                   
   a non-instructional room.                                                    



DATABASE INFORMATION:                                                           
   PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: 9(5)                                                   
   COLUMN NAME:          ROOM_CAP_DESIGN                                        
   SHORT NAME:           ROOMCAPD                                               



CREATE-CHANGE DATE:  04/25/07                                                   



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