Description of Data Element 01063





NAME:         Current Term Course Load                                          



NUMBER:       01063                                                             



FILES/TABLES: PSTU  RET   SDCF                                                  



INTENT:                                                                         
   Funding/Enrollment                                                           
   Community Colleges Follow-Up Study                                           
   Enrollment Analyses                                                          



DEFINITION:                                                                     
   The total number of credit hours for which a student is                      
   enrolled this term.                                                          



EDIT:                                                                           
   DIAGNOSTIC MESSAGE                                     ERROR LEVEL           
   MUST BE > OR = 01088, OVER 1% TOLERANCE                CRITICAL              
        SDCF                                                                    
   NE SUM 01097 WHERE 01103 NE 6,9                        CRITICAL              
        SDCF                                                                    
   NON-NUMERIC                                            CRITICAL              
        SDCF                                                                    
   MUST GE 01088                                          TOLERANCE             
        SDCF                                                                    
   FREQUENCY COUNTS WILL BE PERFORMED ON                  FREQUENCY             
        SDCF <                                                                  



CODING INSTRUCTIONS:                                                            
   This excludes courses being audited, all credits awarded during              
   the term through "Credit by Examination" and/or CLEP.  Students              
   completing prior term incompletes should not be included on the              
   the file unless they have registered and paid fees for the                   
   credits they are completing.                                                 



DATABASE INFORMATION:                                                           
   PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: 9(2)V9                                                 
   COLUMN NAME:          CURR_TERM_CRS_LD                                       
   SHORT NAME:           CRSELOAD                                               



CREATE-CHANGE DATE:  04/30/96                                                   



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