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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*
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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
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4CT For higher / tertiary / university education
Use for: material published for educational use in higher or university education, but prefer 4Z* national extension detail if material is published ONLY for use in a specific national curriculum. Use with: 4Z* and PLACE 1* Qualifiers as appropriate
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4CTB For undergraduate education and equivalents
Use for: titles that are specifically published for educational use at undergraduate or equivalent level, e.g. Bachelor’s degree, but prefer 4Z* national extension detail if material is published ONLY for use in a specific national curriculum. Use with: 4Z* and PLACE 1* Qualifiers as appropriate
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4CTM For graduate / post-graduate and equivalents
Use for: titles that are specifically published for educational use at post-graduate or equivalent level, e.g. Master’s degree, but prefer 4Z* national extension detail if material is published ONLY for use in a specific national curriculum. Use with: 4Z* and PLACE 1* Qualifiers as appropriate
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