Appendix V

DESCRIPTION OF CODES FOR FIELDS OF STUDY AT THE POST-SECONDARY LEVEL

(The corresponding International Standard Classification of Education codes are given in brackets)

01 08 Education science and teacher training (ISCED 614 & 714)

    1. General degrees in teacher training
    2. Teacher training with specialisation in a non-vocational subject (e.g. history, languages, natural sciences, mathematics, geography, physical education)
    3. Teacher training for teaching practical or vocational subjects (e.g. fine arts, home economics, woodwork, metal work, commercial subjects)
    4. Teacher training for teaching pre-school or kindergarten
    5. Teacher training for teachers in adult education
    6. Teacher training for teaching handicapped persons
    7. Teacher training for teacher trainers
    8. Other training in education science and teacher training

09 16 Fine and applied arts (ISCED 618 & 718)

    1. General degrees in fine and applied arts
    2. Drawing and painting (including etching and printmaking)
    3. Sculpturing
    4. Music
    5. Drama and theatre arts
    6. Cinematographic and photographic arts
    7. Interior design, furniture design
    8. Other fine and applied arts, apparel design, textile design

17 25 Humanities (ISCED 622 & 722)

    1. General degrees in humanities
    2. Living European languages and their literature
    3. Oriental languages and their literature
    4. "Dead" languages and their literature
    5. Linguistics (including translation and interpretation)
    6. Comparative literature
    7. History
    8. Philosophy
    9. Other humanities

26 29 Religion and theology (ISCED 626 & 726)

    1. Christian religions and theology
    2. Hindu religions and theology
    3. Muslim religions and theology
    4. Other degrees in religion and theology (including comparative religion and theology)

30 36 Social and behavioural sciences (ISCED 630 & 730)

    1. General degrees in social and behavioural sciences
    2. Economics
    3. Political science
    4. Sociology (including demography)
    5. Psychology
    6. Geography
    7. Other degrees in social and behavioural sciences (including anthropology and regional cultures)

37 41 Business administration and related fields (ISCED 634 & 734)

    1. General degrees in business administration (including commerce)
    2. Business administration with specialization in accountancy, record keeping, and auditing
    3. Business administration with specialization in banking, finance and investment
    4. Business administration with other specialization (e.g. marketing, personnel administration, etc.)
    5. Public administration (including administration of institutions such as schools, hospitals, etc.)

42 44 Law and jurisprudence (ISCED 638 & 738)

    1. Degree in law (including comparative law, company law, etc.)
    2. Qualification to practice as "notaires"
    3. Qualification to practice as attorney

45 49 Natural science (ISCED 642 & 742)

    1. Biological science (including botany, entomology, microbiology, zoology)
    2. Chemistry
    3. Physics (including electronics and atomic and nuclear physics)
    4. Meteorology and weather forecasting science
    5. Other natural science degrees (astronomy, oceanography, etc.)

50 53 Mathematics and computer science (ISCED 646 & 746)

    1. General degrees in Mathematics
    2. Statistics and actuarial mathematics
    3. Computer science
    4. Other mathematics and computer science degrees

54 60 Medical diagnostic and treatment (ISCED 650 & 750)

    1. Hygiene and public health
    2. Medicine and surgery
    3. Rehabilitation medicine
    4. Nursing (public health nursing)
    5. Dentistry, stomatology, odontology
    6. Pharmacy and pharmaceutical practice
    7. Other medical diagnostic and treatment degrees

61 - 69 Engineering (ISCED 654 & 754)

    1. Chemical engineering
    2. Civil engineering
    3. Electrical and electronics engineering
    4. Industrial engineering (e.g. production planning, organization and methods engineering)
    5. Mechanical engineering (including marine, aeronautical and automotive engineering)
    6. Agricultural engineering
    7. Forestry engineering
    8. Fishery engineering
    9. Other engineering degrees

70 72 Architecture and town planning (ISCED 658 & 758)

    1. Architecture
    2. Town planning
    3. Other architecture and town planning degrees

73 84 Agriculture, forestry and fishery (ISCED 662 & 762)

    1. General degrees in agriculture
    2. Animal husbandry
    3. Horticulture
    4. Sugar cane husbandry and technology
    5. Other crop husbandry
    6. Agricultural economics and management of agricultural operations
    7. Food sciences and technology
    8. Soil and water sciences
    9. Veterinary medicine
    10. Forestry
    11. Fishery science and technology
    12. Other agriculture, forestry and fishery degrees

85 87 Home economics and domestic science (ISCED 666 & 766)

    1. Home economics with emphasis on household and consumer food research and nutrition
    2. Home economics with emphasis on household arts (interior decoration, clothing design, dress making, household management, budgeting)
    3. Other home economics (domestic science) degrees

88 92 Mass communication and documentation (ISCED 684 & 784)

    1. Journalism
    2. Radio and television broadcasting
    3. Public relations
    4. Other degrees in communications arts
    5. Library science

93 99 Other degree (ISCED 689 & 789)

    1. Criminology
    2. Civil security and military science
    3. Social welfare
    4. Vocational counselling
    5. Environmental studies
    6. Physical education
    7. Other

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