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2901.0 - Census Dictionary, 2006 (Reissue)  
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QALFP

Non-School Qualification: Field of Study

Second release
This variable is coded using the Australian Standard Classification of Education (ASCED), Field of Education Classification. It describes the field of study of a person's highest completed non-school qualification. For qualification level see QALLP.
Applicable to: Persons aged 15 years and over who stated a completed qualification
01 NATURAL AND PHYSICAL SCIENCES
0100 Natural and Physical Sciences, nfd
010000 Natural and Physical Sciences, nfd
0101 Mathematical Sciences
010100 Mathematical Sciences, nfd
010101 Mathematics
010103 Statistics
010199 Mathematical Sciences, nec
0103 Physics and Astronomy
010300 Physics and Astronomy, nfd
010301 Physics
010303 Astronomy
0105 Chemical Sciences
010500 Chemical Sciences, nfd
010501 Organic Chemistry
010503 Inorganic Chemistry
010599 Chemical Sciences, nec
0107 Earth Sciences
010700 Earth Sciences, nfd
010701 Atmospheric Sciences
010703 Geology
010705 Geophysics
010707 Geochemistry
010709 Soil Science
010711 Hydrology
010713 Oceanography
010799 Earth Sciences, nec
0109 Biological Sciences
010900 Biological Sciences, nfd
010901 Biochemistry and Cell Biology
010903 Botany
010905 Ecology and Evolution
010907 Marine Science
010909 Genetics
010911 Microbiology
010913 Human Biology
010915 Zoology
010999 Biological Sciences, nec
0199 Other Natural and Physical Sciences
019900 Other Natural and Physical Sciences, nfd
019901 Medical Science
019903 Forensic Science
019905 Food Science and Biotechnology
019907 Pharmacology
019909 Laboratory Technology
019999 Natural and Physical Sciences, nec
02
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
0200 Information Technology, nfd
020000 Information Technology, nfd
0201 Computer Science
020100 Computer Science, nfd
020101 Formal Language Theory
020103 Programming
020105 Computational Theory
020107 Compiler Construction
020109 Algorithms
020111 Data Structures
020113 Networks and Communications
020115 Computer Graphics
020117 Operating Systems
020119 Artificial Intelligence
020199 Computer Science, nec
0203 Information Systems
020300 Information Systems, nfd
020301 Conceptual Modelling
020303 Database Management
020305 Systems Analysis and Design
020307 Decision Support Systems
020399 Information Systems, nec
0299 Other Information Technology
029900 Other Information Technology, nfd
029901 Security Science
029999 Information Technology, nec
03
ENGINEERING AND RELATED TECHNOLOGIES
0300 Engineering and Related Technologies, nfd
030000 Engineering and Related Technologies, nfd
0301 Manufacturing Engineering and Technology
030100 Manufacturing Engineering and Technology, nfd
030101 Manufacturing Engineering
030103 Printing
030105 Textile Making
030107 Garment Making
030109 Footwear Making
030111 Wood Machining and Turning
030113 Cabinet Making
030115 Furniture Upholstery and Renovation
030117 Furniture Polishing
030199 Manufacturing Engineering and Technology, nec
0303 Process and Resources Engineering
030300 Process and Resources Engineering, nfd
030301 Chemical Engineering
030303 Mining Engineering
030305 Materials Engineering
030307 Food Processing Technology
030399 Process and Resources Engineering, nec
0305 Automotive Engineering and Technology
030500 Automotive Engineering and Technology, nfd
030501 Automotive Engineering
030503 Vehicle Mechanics
030505 Automotive Electrics and Electronics
030507 Automotive Vehicle Refinishing
030509 Automotive Body Construction
030511 Panel Beating
030513 Upholstery and Vehicle Trimming
030515 Automotive Vehicle Operations
030599 Automotive Engineering and Technology, nec
0307 Mechanical and Industrial Engineering and Technology
030700 Mechanical and Industrial Engineering and Technology, nfd
030701 Mechanical Engineering
030703 Industrial Engineering
030705 Toolmaking
030707 Metal Fitting, Turning and Machining
030709 Sheetmetal Working
030711 Boilermaking and Welding
030713 Metal Casting and Patternmaking
030715 Precision Metalworking
030717 Plant and Machine Operations
030799 Mechanical and Industrial Engineering and Technology, nec
0309 Civil Engineering
030900 Civil Engineering, nfd
030901 Construction Engineering
030903 Structural Engineering
030905 Building Services Engineering
030907 Water and Sanitary Engineering
030909 Transport Engineering
030911 Geotechnical Engineering
030913 Ocean Engineering
030999 Civil Engineering, nec
0311 Geomatic Engineering
031100 Geomatic Engineering, nfd
031101 Surveying
031103 Mapping Science
031199 Geomatic Engineering, nec
0313 Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Technology
031300 Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Technology, nfd
031301 Electrical Engineering
031303 Electronic Engineering
031305 Computer Engineering
031307 Communications Technologies
031309 Communications Equipment Installation and Maintenance
031311 Powerline Installation and Maintenance
031313 Electrical Fitting, Electrical Mechanics
031315 Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanics
031317 Electronic Equipment Servicing
031399 Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Technology, nec
0315 Aerospace Engineering and Technology
031500 Aerospace Engineering and Technology, nfd
031501 Aerospace Engineering
031503 Aircraft Maintenance Engineering
031505 Aircraft Operation
031507 Air Traffic Control
031599 Aerospace Engineering and Technology, nec
0317 Maritime Engineering and Technology
031700 Maritime Engineering and Technology, nfd
031701 Maritime Engineering
031703 Marine Construction
031705 Marine Craft Operation
031799 Maritime Engineering and Technology, nec
0399 Other Engineering and Related Technologies
039900 Other Engineering and Related Technologies, nfd
039901 Environmental Engineering
039903 Biomedical Engineering
039905 Fire Technology
039907 Rail Operations
039909 Cleaning
039999 Engineering and Related Technologies, nec
04
ARCHITECTURE AND BUILDING
0400 Architecture and Building, nfd
040000 Architecture and Building, nfd
0401 Architecture and Urban Environment
040100 Architecture and Urban Environment, nfd
040101 Architecture
040103 Urban Design and Regional Planning
040105 Landscape Architecture
040107 Interior and Environmental Design
040199 Architecture and Urban Environment, nec
0403 Building
040300 Building, nfd
040301 Building Science and Technology
040303 Building Construction Management
040305 Building Surveying
040307 Building Construction Economics
040309 Bricklaying and Stonemasonry
040311 Carpentry and Joinery
040313 Ceiling, Wall and Floor Fixing
040315 Roof Fixing
040317 Plastering
040319 Furnishing Installation
040321 Floor Coverings
040323 Glazing
040325 Painting, Decorating and Sign Writing
040327 Plumbing
040329 Scaffolding and Rigging
040399 Building, nec
05
AGRICULTURE, ENVIRONMENTAL AND RELATED STUDIES
0500 Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies, nfd
050000 Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies, nfd
0501 Agriculture
050100 Agriculture, nfd
050101 Agricultural Science
050103 Wool Science
050105 Animal Husbandry
050199 Agriculture, nec
0503 Horticulture and Viticulture
050300 Horticulture and Viticulture, nfd
050301 Horticulture
050303 Viticulture
0505 Forestry Studies
050501 Forestry Studies
0507 Fisheries Studies
050700 Fisheries Studies, nfd
050701 Aquaculture
050799 Fisheries Studies, nec
0509 Environmental Studies
050900 Environmental Studies, nfd
050901 Land, Parks and Wildlife Management
050999 Environmental Studies, nec
0599 Other Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies
059900 Other Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies, nfd
059901 Pest and Weed Control
059999 Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies, nec
06
HEALTH
0600 Health, nfd
060000 Health, nfd
0601 Medical Studies
060100 Medical Studies, nfd
060101 General Medicine
060103 Surgery
060105 Psychiatry
060107 Obstetrics and Gynaecology
060109 Paediatrics
060111 Anaesthesiology
060113 Pathology
060115 Radiology
060117 Internal Medicine
060119 General Practice
060199 Medical Studies, nec
0603 Nursing
060300 Nursing, nfd
060301 General Nursing
060303 Midwifery
060305 Mental Health Nursing
060307 Community Nursing
060309 Critical Care Nursing
060311 Aged Care Nursing
060313 Palliative Care Nursing
060315 Mothercraft Nursing and Family and Child Health Nursing
060399 Nursing, nec
0605 Pharmacy
060501 Pharmacy
0607 Dental Studies
060700 Dental Studies, nfd
060701 Dentistry
060703 Dental Assisting
060705 Dental Technology
060799 Dental Studies, nec
0609 Optical Science
060900 Optical Science, nfd
060901 Optometry
060903 Optical Technology
060999 Optical Science, nec
0611 Veterinary Studies
061100 Veterinary Studies, nfd
061101 Veterinary Science
061103 Veterinary Assisting
061199 Veterinary Studies, nec
0613 Public Health
061300 Public Health, nfd
061301 Occupational Health and Safety
061303 Environmental Health
061305 Indigenous Health
061307 Health Promotion
061309 Community Health
061311 Epidemiology
061399 Public Health, nec
0615 Radiography
061501 Radiography
0617 Rehabilitation Therapies
061700 Rehabilitation Therapies, nfd
061701 Physiotherapy
061703 Occupational Therapy
061705 Chiropractic and Osteopathy
061707 Speech Pathology
061709 Audiology
061711 Massage Therapy
061713 Podiatry
061799 Rehabilitation Therapies, nec
0619 Complementary Therapies
061900 Complementary Therapies, nfd
061901 Naturopathy
061903 Acupuncture
061905 Traditional Chinese Medicine
061999 Complementary Therapies, nec
0699 Other Health
069900 Other Health, nfd
069901 Nutrition and Dietetics
069903 Human Movement
069905 Paramedical Studies
069907 First Aid
069999 Health, nec
07 EDUCATION
0700 Education, nfd
070000 Education, nfd
0701 Teacher Education
070100 Teacher Education, nfd
070101 Teacher Education: Early Childhood
070103 Teacher Education: Primary
070105 Teacher Education: Secondary
070107 Teacher-Librarianship
070109 Teacher Education: Vocational Education and Training
070111 Teacher Education: Higher Education
070113 Teacher Education: Special Education
070115 English as a Second Language Teaching
070117 Nursing Education Teacher Training
070199 Teacher Education, nec
0703 Curriculum and Education Studies
070300 Curriculum and Education Studies, nfd
070301 Curriculum Studies
070303 Education Studies
0799 Other Education
079999 Education, nec
08
MANAGEMENT AND COMMERCE
0800 Management and Commerce, nfd
080000 Management and Commerce, nfd
0801 Accounting
080101 Accounting
0803 Business and Management
080300 Business and Management, nfd
080301 Business Management
080303 Human Resource Management
080305 Personal Management Training
080307 Organisation Management
080309 Industrial Relations
080311 International Business
080313 Public and Health Care Administration
080315 Project Management
080317 Quality Management
080319 Hospitality Management
080321 Farm Management and Agribusiness
080323 Tourism Management
080399 Business and Management, nec
0805 Sales and Marketing
080500 Sales and Marketing, nfd
080501 Sales
080503 Real Estate
080505 Marketing
080507 Advertising
080509 Public Relations
080599 Sales and Marketing, nec
0807 Tourism
080701 Tourism
0809 Office Studies
080900 Office Studies, nfd
080901 Secretarial and Clerical Studies
080903 Keyboard Skills
080905 Practical Computing Skills
080999 Office Studies, nec
0811 Banking, Finance and Related Fields
081100 Banking, Finance and Related Fields, nfd
081101 Banking and Finance
081103 Insurance and Actuarial Studies
081105 Investment and Securities
081199 Banking, Finance and Related Fields, nec
0899 Other Management and Commerce
089900 Other Management and Commerce, nfd
089901 Purchasing, Warehousing and Distribution
089903 Valuation
089999 Management and Commerce, nec
09
SOCIETY AND CULTURE
0900 Society and Culture, nfd
090000 Society and Culture, nfd
0901 Political Science and Policy Studies
090100 Political Science and Policy Studies, nfd
090101 Political Science
090103 Policy Studies
0903 Studies in Human Society
090300 Studies in Human Society, nfd
090301 Sociology
090303 Anthropology
090305 History
090307 Archaeology
090309 Human Geography
090311 Indigenous Studies
090313 Gender Specific Studies
090399 Studies in Human Society, nec
0905 Human Welfare Studies and Services
090500 Human Welfare Studies and Services, nfd
090501 Social Work
090503 Children's Services
090505 Youth Work
090507 Care for the Aged
090509 Care for the Disabled
090511 Residential Client Care
090513 Counselling
090515 Welfare Studies
090599 Human Welfare Studies and Services, nec
0907 Behavioural Science
090700 Behavioural Science, nfd
090701 Psychology
090799 Behavioural Science, nec
0909 Law
090900 Law, nfd
090901 Business and Commercial Law
090903 Constitutional Law
090905 Criminal Law
090907 Family Law
090909 International Law
090911 Taxation Law
090913 Legal Practice
090999 Law, nec
0911 Justice and Law Enforcement
091100 Justice and Law Enforcement, nfd
091101 Justice Administration
091103 Legal Studies
091105 Police Studies
091199 Justice and Law Enforcement, nec
0913 Librarianship, Information Management and Curatorial Studies
091300 Librarianship, Information Management and Curatorial Studies, nfd
091301 Librarianship and Information Management
091303 Curatorial Studies
0915 Language and Literature
091500 Language and Literature, nfd
091501 English Language
091503 Northern European Languages
091505 Southern European Languages
091507 Eastern European Languages
091509 Southwest Asian and North African Languages
091511 Southern Asian Languages
091513 Southeast Asian Languages
091515 Eastern Asian Languages
091517 Australian Indigenous Languages
091519 Translating and Interpreting
091521 Linguistics
091523 Literature
091599 Language and Literature, nec
0917 Philosophy and Religious Studies
091700 Philosophy and Religious Studies, nfd
091701 Philosophy
091703 Religious Studies
0919 Economics and Econometrics
091900 Economics and Econometrics, nfd
091901 Economics
091903 Econometrics
0921 Sport and Recreation
092100 Sport and Recreation, nfd
092101 Sport and Recreation Activities
092103 Sports Coaching, Officiating and Instruction
092199 Sport and Recreation, nec
0999 Other Society and Culture
099900 Other Society and Culture, nfd
099901 Family and Consumer Studies
099903 Criminology
099905 Security Services
099999 Society and Culture, nec
10
CREATIVE ARTS
1000 Creative Arts, nfd
100000 Creative Arts, nfd
1001 Performing Arts
100100 Performing Arts, nfd
100101 Music
100103 Drama and Theatre Studies
100105 Dance
100199 Performing Arts, nec
1003 Visual Arts and Crafts
100300 Visual Arts and Crafts, nfd
100301 Fine Arts
100303 Photography
100305 Crafts
100307 Jewellery Making
100309 Floristry
100399 Visual Arts and Crafts, nec
1005 Graphic and Design Studies
100500 Graphic and Design Studies, nfd
100501 Graphic Arts and Design Studies
100503 Textile Design
100505 Fashion Design
100599 Graphic and Design Studies, nec
1007 Communication and Media Studies
100700 Communication and Media Studies, nfd
100701 Audio Visual Studies
100703 Journalism
100705 Written Communication
100707 Verbal Communication
100799 Communication and Media Studies, nec
1099 Other Creative Arts
109999 Creative Arts, nec
11 FOOD, HOSPITALITY AND PERSONAL SERVICES
1100 Food, Hospitality and Personal Services, nfd
110000 Food, Hospitality and Personal Services, nfd
1101 Food and Hospitality
110100 Food and Hospitality, nfd
110101 Hospitality
110103 Food and Beverage Service
110105 Butchery
110107 Baking and Pastrymaking
110109 Cookery
110111 Food Hygiene
110199 Food and Hospitality, nec
1103 Personal Services
110300 Personal Services, nfd
110301 Beauty Therapy
110303 Hairdressing
110399 Personal Services, nec
12
MIXED FIELD PROGRAMMES
1200 Mixed Field Programmes, nfd
120000 Mixed Field Programmes, nfd
120100 General Education Programmes, nfd
120101 General Primary and Secondary Education Programmes
120103 Literacy and Numeracy Programmes
120105 Learning Skills Programmes
120199 General Education Programmes, nec
1203 Social Skills Programmes
120300 Social Skills Programmes, nfd
120301 Social and Interpersonal Skills Programmes
120303 Survival Skills Programmes
120305 Parental Education Programmes
120399 Social Skills Programmes, nec
1205 Employment Skills Programmes
120500 Employment Skills Programmes, nfd
120501 Career Development Programmes
120503 Job Search Skills Programmes
120505 Work Practices Programmes
120599 Employment Skills Programmes, nec
1299 Other Mixed Field Programmes
129999 Mixed Field Programmes, nec
Supplementary codes
000110 Field of study inadequately described
&&&&&& Field of study not stated
@@@@@@ Not applicable
VVVVVV Overseas visitor
Total number of categories:
two digit level 12
four digit level 83
six digit level 435
Not applicable (@@@@@@) category comprises:
Persons who have a qualification that is out of scope of this classification
Persons with no qualifications
Persons still studying for a first qualification
Persons aged under 15 years


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