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

National Diploma: Diplomacy 
SAQA QUAL ID QUALIFICATION TITLE
64329  National Diploma: Diplomacy 
ORIGINATOR
SGB Diplomacy, Protocol and Foreign Affairs Assist 
PRIMARY OR DELEGATED QUALITY ASSURANCE FUNCTIONARY NQF SUB-FRAMEWORK
PSETA - Public Service Sector Education and Training Authority  OQSF - Occupational Qualifications Sub-framework 
QUALIFICATION TYPE FIELD SUBFIELD
National Diploma  Field 08 - Law, Military Science and Security  Sovereignty of the State 
ABET BAND MINIMUM CREDITS PRE-2009 NQF LEVEL NQF LEVEL QUAL CLASS
Undefined  240  Level 7  Level N/A: Pre-2009 was L7  Regular-Unit Stds Based 
REGISTRATION STATUS SAQA DECISION NUMBER REGISTRATION START DATE REGISTRATION END DATE
Passed the End Date -
Status was "Reregistered" 
EXCO 009/22  2018-07-01  2023-06-30 
LAST DATE FOR ENROLMENT LAST DATE FOR ACHIEVEMENT
2026-06-30   2029-06-30  

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 qualification replaces: 
Qual ID Qualification Title Pre-2009 NQF Level NQF Level Min Credits Replacement Status
48726  Advanced Diploma: Diplomacy  Level 7  NQF Level 07  247  Complete 

RECOGNISE PREVIOUS LEARNING? 

REREGISTRATION HISTORY 
As per the SAQA Board decision/s at that time, this qualification was Reregistered in 2012; 2015. 

NOTES 
As per the SAQA decision to re-register all provider-based qualifications on the National Qualifications Framework that meet the criteria for re-registration, this qualification has been re-registered from 1 July 2018. As per the SAQA decision to re-register all provider-based qualifications on the National Qualifications Framework that meet the criteria for re-registration, this qualification has been re-registered from 1 July 2018. 

UNIT STANDARDS: 
  ID UNIT STANDARD TITLE PRE-2009 NQF LEVEL NQF LEVEL CREDITS
Core  10301  Complete a research assignment  Level 6  Level TBA: Pre-2009 was L6  20 
Core  259998  Demonstrate knowledge of consular services  Level 6  Level TBA: Pre-2009 was L6  20 
Core  259999  Demonstrate understanding of international law as it applies within a foreign affairs environment  Level 6  Level TBA: Pre-2009 was L6  20 
Core  260002  Promote effective team work at a mission and in diplomatic practice  Level 6  Level TBA: Pre-2009 was L6 
Core  260040  Analyse and advance South African domestic and foreign policy  Level 7  Level TBA: Pre-2009 was L7  30 
Core  260001  Analyse and interpret international markets and domestic policies of host countries in order to promote the economic, commercial and financial benefits for South Africa's development  Level 7  Level TBA: Pre-2009 was L7  20 
Core  260039  Apply diplomatic practice when representing South Africa in a diplomatic capacity  Level 7  Level TBA: Pre-2009 was L7  20 
Core  260017  Develop and manage public diplomacy strategies  Level 7  Level TBA: Pre-2009 was L7  20 
Core  260037  Promote multilateralism through an understanding of regional and global structures and systems  Level 7  Level TBA: Pre-2009 was L7  20 
Core  260003  Provide management oversight of the resources and administration of a diplomatic mission or consular post  Level 7  Level TBA: Pre-2009 was L7  20 
Fundamental  260038  Demonstrate negotiation and conflict management skills for diplomatic practice  Level 7  Level TBA: Pre-2009 was L7  15 
Fundamental  259981  Demonstrate understanding of multilateral conferences and negotiation within diplomatic practice  Level 7  Level TBA: Pre-2009 was L7  20 
Elective  114715  Manage and apply protocols and etiquette in diplomatic context  Level 5  Level TBA: Pre-2009 was L5  10 
Elective  242914  Apply the principles and theories of public sector project management  Level 6  Level TBA: Pre-2009 was L6  12 
Elective  123430  Evaluate the impact of human rights provision and democratic governance on South African society  Level 6  Level TBA: Pre-2009 was L6  12 
Elective  123433  Impact on the development of policy, legislation, structures and instruments that promote human rights and democracy  Level 6  Level TBA: Pre-2009 was L6  10 


LEARNING PROGRAMMES RECORDED AGAINST THIS QUALIFICATION: 
When qualifications are replaced, some (but not all) of their learning programmes are moved to the replacement qualifications. If a learning programme appears to be missing from here, please check the replaced qualification.
 
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PROVIDERS CURRENTLY ACCREDITED TO OFFER THIS QUALIFICATION: 
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. South Africa School of Diplomacy, Protocol and Public Administration 



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