Appendix VI

 

DESCRIPTION OF CODES FOR FIELDS OF VOCATIONAL AND TECHNICAL TRAINING

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

01 General education containing little or no technical education (ISCED field 01)

02 Literacy (ISCED field 08)

03 09 Teacher training (ISCED field 14)

  1. General teacher training
  2. Teacher training with specialization in non-vocational subject (e.g. languages, natural sciences, mathematics, geography, physical education)
  3. Teacher training for vocational subjects (e.g. fine arts, home economics, woodwork, metalwork, commerce)
  4. Teacher training for pre-school and kindergarten teachers
  5. Teacher training for teachers in adult education
  6. Teacher training for teachers of handicapped persons
  7. Other specialized teacher training and education science

10 17 Fine and applied arts (ISCED field 18)

  1. Drawing and painting (including etching and print-making)
  2. Sculpturing
  3. Handicrafts requiring artistic creativeness
  4. Music
  5. Drama and theatre arts
  6. Cinematography and photography
  7. Interior design, furniture design
  8. Other fine and applied arts, apparel design, textile design

18 21 Humanities (ISCED field 22)

  1. Living European languages and their literature
  2. Oriental languages and their literature
  3. Interpretation and translation
  4. Other humanities

22 25 Religion and theology (ISCED field 26)

  1. Christian religions and theology
  2. Hindu religions and theology
  3. Muslim religions and theology
  4. Other religions and theology

26 Social and behavioural sciences (ISCED field 30)

(e.g. economics, political science, sociology, psychology)

27 33 Commerce and business administration (ISCED field 34)

    1. Commerce, business administration, marketing and sales
    2. Secretarial practice including shorthand
    3. Clerical typists
    4. Operation of office and business machines (except electronic data processing equipment)
    5. Electronic data processing
    6. Accountancy and book-keeping auditing
    7. Public administration (including administration of institutions)

34 Law and jurisprudence (ISCED field 38). Court Officer

35 Natural science (ISCED field 42). Weather forecasting, pharmacology

36 39 Mathematics and computer science (ISCED field 46)

    1. Mathematics
    2. Statistics
    3. Computer science
    4. Other mathematics, statistics or computer science

40 46 Medical diagnostic and treatment (ISCED field 50)

    1. Public health inspection, hygiene
    2. Physiotherapy and occupational therapy
    3. Nursing
    4. Midwifery
    5. Dental practice and techniques
    6. Pharmacy
    7. Other medical diagnostic and treatment

47 63 Trade, craft and industrial techniques (ISCED field 52)

    1. General trade, craft or industrial techniques
    2. Food and drink processing
    3. Building and construction
    4. Electrical trades
    5. Heating, air-conditioning and refrigeration
    6. Electronics trades
    7. Metal trades and crafts
    8. Mechanical and mechanical repair trades
    9. Woodworking trades, including rattanwork
    10. Materials handling and earth-moving equipment operating trades
    11. Leather trades and crafts
    12. Textile techniques, trades and crafts
    13. Clothing manufacture and related trades, knitting
    14. Printing, book-binding and graphic arts
    15. Jewellery and precious-stones techniques
    16. Laboratory techniques (lab. assistant technician)
    17. Optical instruments and related techniques

64 70 Engineering (ISCED field 54)

    1. Surveying
    2. Engineering drawing, drafting and design
    3. Chemical engineering and materials technology
    4. Civil engineering technology
    5. Electrical and electronics engineering technology
    6. Industrial engineering technology
    7. Mechanical engineering technology (including marine, automotive, aeronautical)

71 Architecture and town planning (ISCED field 58)

72 77 Agriculture, forestry and fishery (ISCED field 62)

    1. Animal husbandry
    2. Horticulture and gardening
    3. Sugar husbandry and technology
    4. Other agriculture
    5. Forestry
    6. Fishery

78 82 Home economics and domestic science (ISCED field 66)

    1. General certificate in home economics
    2. Home economics with emphasis on dressmaking and sewing
    3. Home economics with emphasis on cooking, food preservation and nutrition
    4. Home economics with emphasis on child care, family planning
    5. Other home economics certificates

83 87 Transport and communications (ISCED field 70)

    1. Air crew certificate
    2. Seaman's and ships' officer's certificates
    3. Road motor vehicle operation
    4. Postal services, except electronics equipment, installation and services
    5. Other transport and communications certificates

88 93 Service trades (ISCED field 78)

    1. Barbering and beauty culture
    2. Hotel and restaurant trades, bartending, waiter
    3. Restaurant and hotel-type cooking (Chef)
    4. Retailing trades
    5. Tourist trades
    6. Other service trades, laundry, dry-cleaning

94 Mass communication and documentation (ISCED field 84)

(Journalism, broadcasting, public relations, library technician, museum technicians, documentation techniques, archives technicians)

95 99 Other certificates (ISCED field 89)

    1. Police work, law enforcement and civil security, customs
    2. Fire-protection and fire-fighting
    3. Social work and vocational counselling
    4. Physical education
    5. Other, including environmental studies

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