I am currently doing exam revision questions for Intro to Programming and I came across this question.
Define a char instance variable academicLevel to store the academic level for the employee. The possible values for academic levels are in the range A—E (A=associate lecturer, B=lecturer, C=senior lecturer, D=associate professor, E=professor).
private char academicLevel;
I believe it is asking you to define a char instance, just like you did, and then implement some code (ie : a switch) to filter the possible values