Description of Data Element 01285





NAME:         Course Level Classification                                       



NUMBER:       01285                                                             



FILES/TABLES: PSTU  SDCF                                                        
COMPONENTS:   01045 01053 01060 01062 01100 01196                               



INTENT:                                                                         
   Funding/Enrollment                                                           
   Enrollment Reporting and Analyses                                            
   Legislative Reporting                                                        



DEFINITION:                                                                     
   The classification of the course as it applies to the allocation             
   of resources within the State University System. These categories            
   are:                                                                         
   Remedial level - a student's course that has a Course Number                 
   (01196) less than 1000.                                                      
   Lower Level - a student's course that has a Course Number (01196)            
   between 1000 and 2999.                                                       
   Upper Level - a student's course that has a Course Number (01196)            
   between 3000 and 4999.                                                       
   Graduate I - a student's course that has a Course Number (01196)             
   between 5000 and 8999 and is not classified as a Graduate II.                
   Graduate II - a student's course that has a Course Number (01196)            
   between 5000 and 8999, and the student's Classification Level                
   (01060) equals 'A', and Degree Level Sought (01053) equals 'E',              
   'S', 'D', or 'R', and Student Program Category (01062) is an                 
   authorized Doctoral degree program at his/her institution.                   
   Graduate III - a Course Number (01196) between 5000 and 9999 with        <   
   a Primary Course Section Type (01289) of 'M - Medical'.                  <   



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   DIAGNOSTIC MESSAGE                                     ERROR LEVEL           
   FREQUENCY COUNTS WILL BE PERFORMED ON                  FREQUENCY             
        SDCF                                                                    



ALGORITHM:                                                                      
   R = Remedial Level                                                           
       Student's Course Number is less than 1000                                
   L = Lower Level                                                              
       Student's Course Number is between 1000 and 2999                         
   U = Upper Level                                                              
       Student's Course Number is between 3000 and 4999                         
   1 = Graduate I                                                               
       Student's Course Number is between 5000 and 8999                         
       and is not Graduate II.                                                  
   2 = Graduate II                                                              
       Student's Course Number is between 5000 and 8999                         
       and Student's Classification Level (01060)  = 'A'                        
       and Degree Level Sought (01053) = E,S,D, or R,                           
       and Student Program Category (01062) is an                               
       authorized Doctoral degree program at this institution.                  
   3 = Graduate III                                                         <   
       Student's Course Number is between 5000 and 9999                     <   
       and Primary Course Section Type (01289) is equal                     <   
       to 'M'.                                                              <   



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DATABASE INFORMATION:                                                           
   PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: X(1)                                                   
   COLUMN NAME:          CRS_LEVEL_CLASF                                        
   SHORT NAME:           CRSLVLCL                                               



CREATE-CHANGE DATE:  02/08/01                                                   



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