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4 Educational purpose qualifiers
Use EDUCATIONAL PURPOSE 4* Qualifier codes WITH appropriate subject codes for: indicating the curriculum, examination or level for which educational material is specifically designed, such as school textbooks, language learning coursework, study aids, revision material, vocational training material etc. Use 4Z- national extensions when available for material written or created for a specific countries education system. 4Z codes may be used for material that is used in multiple countries, for example, the GMAT exam. Always use a 4* Qualifier when using a YP* codes. DO NOT USE: to indicate educational institutions that are the subject of a book, eg, a history of specific university. DO NOT USE: code “4” itself, but select appropriate specific qualifiers from section 4*
4C For all educational levels
Use all 4C* codes for: titles published for educational use at the applicable level, but prefer 4Z* national extension detail wherever possible. Use with: 4Z* and PLACE 1* Qualifiers as appropriate
4CP For vocational / professional education / training
Use for: materials for official apprenticeship courses. Use with: 4CT for tertiary level or with 4CL or 4CN at secondary level, as appropriate but prefer 4Z* national extension detail wherever available. Use with: 4Z* and PLACE 1* Qualifiers as appropriate
4CPC For vocational / professional certification / qualifications
Use with: 4TN for collections of test papers
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4CPF For official government / civil service exams / qualifications
Use for: materials for official courses, exams or certification to work for states, regional governments or trans-national official organisations
4CPG For Recruitment, Professional Aptitude or Reasoning tests
Class here: Quantitative Aptitude tests, verbal and non-verbal reasoning, analytical and logical reasoning testing used for adult or professional education. Use for: works specifically published for exams or tests designed as part of a recruitment process to public or private bodies, companies, institutions, etc
4CPK For tests of general knowledge or culture
Use for: works aimed at preparing for exams or tests used to test a candidate’s general knowledge or awareness of culture

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