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SOUTH AFRICAN QUALIFICATIONS AUTHORITY 
REGISTERED UNIT STANDARD THAT HAS PASSED THE END DATE: 

Comply with organisational ethics 
SAQA US ID UNIT STANDARD TITLE
10022  Comply with organisational ethics 
ORIGINATOR
SGB Marketing 
PRIMARY OR DELEGATED QUALITY ASSURANCE FUNCTIONARY
-  
FIELD SUBFIELD
Field 03 - Business, Commerce and Management Studies Marketing 
ABET BAND UNIT STANDARD TYPE PRE-2009 NQF LEVEL NQF LEVEL CREDITS
Undefined  Regular  Level 4  NQF Level 04 
REGISTRATION STATUS REGISTRATION START DATE REGISTRATION END DATE SAQA DECISION NUMBER
Passed the End Date -
Status was "Reregistered" 
2004-12-02  2007-12-02  SAQA 1657/04 
LAST DATE FOR ENROLMENT LAST DATE FOR ACHIEVEMENT
2008-12-02   2011-12-02  

In all of the tables in this document, both the pre-2009 NQF Level and the NQF Level is shown. In the text (purpose statements, qualification rules, etc), any references to NQF Levels are to the pre-2009 levels unless specifically stated otherwise.  

This unit standard is replaced by: 
US ID Unit Standard Title Pre-2009 NQF Level NQF Level Credits Replacement Status
252217  Comply with organisational ethics  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Complete 

PURPOSE OF THE UNIT STANDARD 
This unit standard is a core standard and forms part of the qualification, National Certificate and is registered at Level 4 on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF). Learners working towards this standard will be learning towards the full qualification, or will be working within a Marketing Environment, specialising in either Marketing Communication, Marketing Management, Market Research or Customer Management, where the acquisition of competence against this standard will add value to one`s job.
This standard will also add value to learners who are starting their own business and recognises that Marketing forms an integral component of any business.

The qualifying learner is capable of:
  • Describing the code of conduct and ethical issues
  • Adhering to code of conduct
  • Identifying and understanding the ethical issues in the organisation 

  • LEARNING ASSUMED TO BE IN PLACE AND RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING 
    Learners accessing this qualification will have demonstrated competence in communicating verbally and in writing and computer technology at Level 3 on the NQF or equivalent. 

    UNIT STANDARD RANGE 
  • Stakeholders will include customers, suppliers, the public, employees, management, consumer councils, local government, shareholders, trade unions and financial institutions.
  • Marketing including all forms of marketing communications direct marketing and relationship marketing, sponsorship, event marketing, sales promotions, public relations and alternative strategies.
  • Media will include all electronic, print, outdoor, digital media, e-media and direct media.
  • Code of conduct and ethics excluding rules, regulations, laws, unwritten rules and any method which helps in dealing with behaviours in marketing. 

  • Specific Outcomes and Assessment Criteria: 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 1 
    Describe the code of conduct and ethical issues. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    1. The Purpose of the code of conduct is explained. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    2. The principles of a code of conduct are identified and explained. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    3. The relationship between the code of conduct and successful marketing is explained. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 4 
    4. The implications the code of conduct and ethics has on an organisation is explained. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 2 
    Adhere to code of conduct. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    1. Code of conduct is sourced and obtained. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    2. Code of conduct is read, studied and explained. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    3. Code of conduct is applied and implemented. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 4 
    4. Deviations from the code are identified and remedial action is taken to comply. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 3 
    Identify and understand the ethical issues in the Organisation. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    1. Ethical issues are identified. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    2. Ethical issues are explained. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    3. Ethical issues are acted upon and applied. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 4 
    4. Deviations from ethical issues are identified and remedial action is taken to comply. 


    UNIT STANDARD ACCREDITATION AND MODERATION OPTIONS 
    Providers offering learning towards this standard will be accredited by the Educational Training Quality Assurance Body (ETQA) of the services SETA and/or by GENFETQA. 

    UNIT STANDARD ESSENTIAL EMBEDDED KNOWLEDGE 
    A demonstrated understanding of:
  • A comprehensive knowledge of the company`s / organisation`s code of conduct
  • A broad understanding of the ethics which apply to marketing issues in an organisation
  • A basic understanding of how codes of conduct and ethics fit into a marketing organisation 


  • Critical Cross-field Outcomes (CCFO): 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO IDENTIFYING 
    Identify and solve problems related to the code of conduct or ethical issues. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO COLLECTING 
    Collect, evaluate, organise and critically evaluate information related to ethics and code of conduct so that these are accurately interpreted into behaviour standards. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO DEMONSTRATING 
    Understand the world as a set of related systems in that marketing behaviours are interrelated to the overall success of the individual or team. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO CONTRIBUTING 
    Being culturally sensitive across a range of social contexts so that the application of the code of conduct and ethics are acceptable to all stakeholders with broad cultural backgrounds. 

    UNIT STANDARD NOTES 
    This unit standard has been replaced by unit standard 252217, which is "Comply with organisational ethics", Level 4, 4 credits. 

    QUALIFICATIONS UTILISING THIS UNIT STANDARD: 
      ID QUALIFICATION TITLE PRE-2009 NQF LEVEL NQF LEVEL STATUS END DATE PRIMARY OR DELEGATED QA FUNCTIONARY
    Core  58375   National Certificate: Bookkeeping  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Reregistered  2018-06-30  FASSET 
    Core  50479   Further Education and Training Certificate: Advertising  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Reregistered  2018-06-30  MICTS 
    Core  58376   Further Education and Training Certificate: Bookkeeping  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Reregistered  2018-06-30  FASSET 
    Core  61595   Further Education and Training Certificate: Business Administration Services  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Reregistered  2018-06-30  As per Learning Programmes recorded against this Qual 
    Core  57803   Further Education and Training Certificate: Fire and Rescue Operations  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Reregistered  2018-06-30  LG SETA 
    Core  49836   Further Education and Training Certificate: Gender Practice  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Reregistered  2018-06-30  HW SETA 
    Core  50040   Further Education and Training Certificate: Optical Manufacturing Processes  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Reregistered  2018-06-30  MERSETA 
    Core  50560   Further Education and Training Certificate: Small Craft Construction  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Registered" 
    2009-08-31  Was MERSETA until Last Date for Achievement 
    Core  24197   National Certificate: Corrections Science  Level 4  Level TBA: Pre-2009 was L4  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2009-02-18  Was SAS SETA until Last Date for Achievement 
    Core  20907   National Certificate: Customer Management  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2008-02-19  Was SERVICES until Last Date for Achievement 
    Core  20903   National Certificate: Marketing Communications  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2008-02-19  Was SERVICES until Last Date for Achievement 
    Core  20899   National Certificate: Marketing Management  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2008-02-19  Was SERVICES until Last Date for Achievement 
    Core  20894   National Certificate: Marketing Research  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2008-02-19  Was SERVICES until Last Date for Achievement 
    Core  58624   National Certificate: Library and Information Services  Level 5  Level TBA: Pre-2009 was L5  Reregistered  2018-06-30  ETDP SETA 
    Elective  20185   Further Education and Training Certificate: Banking  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Reregistered  2018-06-30  BANKSETA 
    Elective  50520   Further Education and Training Certificate: Library Practice  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Reregistered  2018-06-30  ETDP SETA 
    Elective  23433   Further Education and Training Certificate: Micro Finance  Level 4  Level TBA: Pre-2009 was L4  Reregistered  2018-06-30  BANKSETA 


    PROVIDERS CURRENTLY ACCREDITED TO OFFER THIS UNIT STANDARD: 
    This information shows the current accreditations (i.e. those not past their accreditation end dates), and is the most complete record available to SAQA as of today. Some Primary or Delegated Quality Assurance Functionaries have a lag in their recording systems for provider accreditation, in turn leading to a lag in notifying SAQA of all the providers that they have accredited to offer qualifications and unit standards, as well as any extensions to accreditation end dates. The relevant Primary or Delegated Quality Assurance Functionary should be notified if a record appears to be missing from here.
     
    1. Artshub Institute (Pty) Ltd 
    2. ASARA Training Academy(Pty) Ltd 
    3. Asiphokuhle Training and Research Institute 
    4. Buffalo City Fire & Emergency Services Trainig Academy 
    5. CENTRAL BUSINESS ACADEMY (PTY) LTD 
    6. City Of Cape Town - FIRE and Rescue Services Training Academy 
    7. City of Johannesburg Emergency Services Training Academy 
    8. City of Tshwane Community Safety - FIRE 
    9. Cornerstone Performance Solutions (Pty) Ltd 
    10. Ekurhuleni Metropolitian Municipal Emergency Services Training Academy 
    11. ETS Emergency Training Solutions (PTY) LTD 
    12. Felix Risk Training Consultants 
    13. Fire Protection Association of Southern Africa 
    14. Footprint Media academy Pty ltd 
    15. Impact Emergency Technologies CC 
    16. Josmap Training Institute 
    17. Kalideen Management 
    18. KALIDEEN MANAGEMENT SERVICES 
    19. Khara Hais Local Municipality/Emergency Services Training Academy 
    20. Letlhokoa Management Services CC 
    21. NEMISA 
    22. Rural Metro Emergency Management Services (PTY)LTD 
    23. The Banking and Finacial Services Campus 
    24. The Facilitation Workshop 
    25. Thubelihle Graduate Institute 
    26. Tshwane Leadership & Management Academy/Tshwane Metro Police 
    27. VPK BUSINESS VENTURE 



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