Domestic students specialising in communication and media studies in New Zealand

By age and gender, all tertiary levels, 2017, number of students enrolled

Data calculation/treatment

These figures present statistics relating to the predominant field(s) of study of students enrolled at tertiary education providers. This data looks at all the courses studied within a qualification to determine a student’s predominant field(s) of study. For example, you might use this data to know how many students are specialising in Information technology.
The Ministry of Education has revised the method used to derive the predominant field of study of students/graduates in tertiary education providers. The same method is now be used for both student enrolments and graduates. For more information on this see
www.educationcounts.govt.nz/publications/tertiary_education/occasional-papers/method-to-determine-the-predominant-fields-of-study-of-students-and-graduates-in-provider-based-tertiary-education

Students are counted in each field of study they enrol in, so the sum of the various fields may not add to the total.
Students are counted in each qualification type/level they enrol in, so the sum of the various levels may not add to the total.

Inclusions

Data relates to students enrolled at any time during the year with a tertiary education provider in formal qualifications of greater than 0.03 EFTS (more than one week's full-time duration). Data includes those private training establishments that received Student Achievement Component funding, and/or had students with student loans or allowances, and/or Youth Guarantee programmes.

Exclusions

Data excludes all non-formal learning and on-job industry training.

Data provided by

Ministry of Education

Dataset name

Tertiary Education Participation: Provider-based Enrolments - The predominant field of study of students at tertiary education providers 2017

Webpage:

http://www.educationcounts.govt.nz/statistics/tertiary_education/participation

How to find the data

At URL download file 'Provider-based enrolments: Predominant field of study'

Import & extraction details

File as imported: Tertiary Education Participation: Provider-based Enrolments - The predominant field of study of students at tertiary education providers 2017

From the dataset Tertiary Education Participation: Provider-based Enrolments - The predominant field of study of students at tertiary education providers 2017, this data was extracted:

  • Sheet: FOS_ENR.5
  • Range: D6:GS88
  • Provided: 16,434 data points

This data forms the table Tertiary Education - Domestic students by predominant field of study, age, gender and qualification 2017.

Dataset originally released on:

May 2018

About this dataset

These are statistics relating to the predominant field(s) of study of students enrolled at tertiary education providers. This data looks at all the courses studied within a qualification to determine a student's predominant field(s) of study. For example, you might use this data to know how many students are specialising in Information technology.