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

Demonstrate an understanding of the use of web-sites in business 
SAQA US ID UNIT STANDARD TITLE
115374  Demonstrate an understanding of the use of web-sites in business 
ORIGINATOR
SGB Computer Sciences and Information Systems 
PRIMARY OR DELEGATED QUALITY ASSURANCE FUNCTIONARY
-  
FIELD SUBFIELD
Field 10 - Physical, Mathematical, Computer and Life Sciences Information Technology and Computer Sciences 
ABET BAND UNIT STANDARD TYPE PRE-2009 NQF LEVEL NQF LEVEL CREDITS
Undefined  Regular  Level 5  Level TBA: Pre-2009 was L5 
REGISTRATION STATUS REGISTRATION START DATE REGISTRATION END DATE SAQA DECISION NUMBER
Passed the End Date -
Status was "Reregistered" 
2018-07-01  2023-06-30  SAQA 06120/18 
LAST DATE FOR ENROLMENT LAST DATE FOR ACHIEVEMENT
2024-06-30   2027-06-30  

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 unit standard does not replace any other unit standard and is not replaced by any other unit standard. 

PURPOSE OF THE UNIT STANDARD 
People credited with this unit standard are able to:
  • Discuss the use of web sites in business
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the basic concepts of web-site design for business useThe performance of all elements is to a standard that allows for further learning in this area. 

  • LEARNING ASSUMED TO BE IN PLACE AND RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING 
    The credit value of this unit is based on a person having prior knowledge and skills to:
  • Demonstrate PC competency skills (End-User Computing unit Standards, at least up to NQF level 3.)
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the principles of the Internet 

  • UNIT STANDARD RANGE 
    N/A 

    Specific Outcomes and Assessment Criteria: 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 1 
    Discuss the use of web sites in business. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    The discussion outlines the primary basis on which web sites are designed 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION RANGE 
    Includes, but is not limited to: User needs as well as sponsor needs
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    The discussion identifies different uses of the Internet as business tool 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION RANGE 
    Includes, but is not limited to: trends in usage, different marketing media
     

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 2 
    Demonstrate an understanding of the basic concepts of web-site design for business use. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    The demonstration identifies the basic concepts to apply to design and production of the web pages 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION RANGE 
    Content, Appearance
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    The demonstration explains the use of techniques to make the web site accessible and popular 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION RANGE 
    Links to search engines, Links to popular sites, key words
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    The demonstration recognises the need to protect a web site 


    UNIT STANDARD ACCREDITATION AND MODERATION OPTIONS 
    The relevant Education and Training Quality Authority (ETQA) must accredit providers before they can offer programs of education and training assessed against unit standards.

    Moderation process:
    Moderation of assessment will be overseen by the relevant ETQA according to the moderation guidelines in the relevant qualification and the agreed ETQA procedures. 

    UNIT STANDARD ESSENTIAL EMBEDDED KNOWLEDGE 
    1. Performance of all elements is to be carried out in accordance with organisation standards and procedures, unless otherwise stated. Organisation standards and procedures may cover: quality assurance, documentation, security, communication, health and safety, and personal behaviour. An example of the standards expected is the standards found in ISO 9000 Certified Organisations.
    2. Performance of all elements complies with the laws of South Africa, especially with regard to copyright, privacy, health and safety, and consumer rights.
    3. All activities must comply with any policies, procedures and requirements of the organisations involved, the ethical codes of relevant professional bodies and any relevant legislative and/ or regulatory requirements.
    4. Performance of all elements must demonstrate an understanding of etiquette on the Internet for personal and business use. 

    UNIT STANDARD DEVELOPMENTAL OUTCOME 
    N/A 

    UNIT STANDARD LINKAGES 
    N/A 


    Critical Cross-field Outcomes (CCFO): 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO IDENTIFYING 
    Identify, solve problems and make decisions in relation to the current systems development environments 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO ORGANISING 
    Organise and manage him/her self and his/her activities responsibly and effectively 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO COMMUNICATING 
    Communicate effectively using visual, mathematical and or language skills in the modes of oral and/ or written persuasion when engaging with systems development 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO CONTRIBUTING 
    Contribute to his/her full personal development and the social and economic development of the society at large by being aware of the importance of: reflecting on and exploring a variety of strategies to learn more effectively, exploring education and career opportunities and developing entrepreneurial opportunities. 

    UNIT STANDARD ASSESSOR CRITERIA 
    N/A 

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

    UNIT STANDARD NOTES 
    Sub-Sub-Field (Domain):
    Systems Development - Web Design 

    QUALIFICATIONS UTILISING THIS UNIT STANDARD: 
      ID QUALIFICATION TITLE PRE-2009 NQF LEVEL NQF LEVEL STATUS END DATE PRIMARY OR DELEGATED QA FUNCTIONARY
    Fundamental  49121   National Certificate: Interactive Media  Level 5  Level TBA: Pre-2009 was L5  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2023-06-30  MICTS 
    Elective  48872   National Certificate: Information Technology (Systems Development)  Level 5  Level TBA: Pre-2009 was L5  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2023-06-30  MICTS 


    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. Academy at Vaal Triangle (AVT 
    2. Acorser Corporate & Business Consulting t/a Acorser Academy 
    3. Africa Learn (Pty) Ltd 
    4. Amadi Institute of Management And Technology (Pty) Ltd 
    5. Amilak Training Center 
    6. Answer The Call Skills and Entrepreneurship 
    7. ATTI IT SOLUTIONS (Bloemfontei 
    8. ATTI Nelspruit Pty Ltd 
    9. Belgium Campus 1 
    10. Bells Technical College 
    11. Careers IT 
    12. CHILI PEPPER INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS 
    13. Clean Heat Academy 
    14. Columbus Consulting Pty Ltd 
    15. CYBER-CITY IT SOLUTIONS 
    16. DC Academy (PTY)LTD 
    17. Digix Computers Services 
    18. Ekasi IT Solutions Centre 
    19. Epitome Villa (Pty)Ltd 
    20. EXPLORE SOFTWARE 
    21. Facilitation Development (PTY) LTD 
    22. Finweb Business Consultancy 
    23. Foster-Melliar (Pty) Ltd 
    24. Frayintermedia Cc 
    25. Global Institute for Capacity 
    26. Greater Tzaneen Community Foundation 
    27. HILLCROSS BUSINESS SCHOOL (PTY 
    28. Hlanganani ICT (Pty) Ltd 
    29. Ikusasa Technology Solutions 
    30. Information Technology Resource Centre 
    31. IT Academy 
    32. Jeppe College of Commerce and 
    33. JUMPCO PTY LTD 
    34. K Boneng Consulting Services P 
    35. K2014266944 (SA) t/a Hyperion Development 
    36. Keep The Dream 285 
    37. Leseding Computer Systems 
    38. LETAGO DEVELOPMENT CONSULTING 
    39. Makhophila Training 
    40. Mash Computer Training 
    41. MBOWA COLLEGE PTY LTD 
    42. Metanoia Ratings PTY LTD 
    43. MINDWORX CONSULTING GAUTENG PTY LTD 
    44. MMELA VILLAGE TECHNOLOGIES (PT 
    45. MND Training and Projects 
    46. Mogapi Education Group (Pty) Ltd 
    47. Morning Star Design 
    48. Moving Ahead Development Agenc 
    49. Mpande Technologies cc 
    50. Mufuka Business and Technical 
    51. NCC - Vereeniging 
    52. Ndulita Solutions 
    53. Nyathela Business College 
    54. On the Ball College Pty ltd 
    55. OPELONG BUSINESS INSTITUTE (PT 
    56. Posh Multimedia 
    57. Priha Projects Pty Ltd 
    58. Progressive School of Business 
    59. Prophesy Training College (Pty) Ltd 
    60. QUARPHIX (PTY) LTD 
    61. Redefine Human Capital (PTY) L 
    62. Richfield Graduate Institute of Technology Pty Ltd 
    63. Rostec Technical FET College (Pty) Ltd 
    64. Sisekelo Sustainability Institute 
    65. SOUTH AFRICAN CORPORATE TRAINING ASSOCIATION (PTY) LTD 
    66. SPLS Consultants (Pty) Ltd 
    67. SUCCESS BUILDERS INTERNATIONAL CC 
    68. SUPREME ICT CONSULTANTS 
    69. Terry Computer Services cc 
    70. The Finishing College (Pty) Lt 
    71. Titan Trade Technologies 
    72. Tlou Foundation College 
    73. TORQUE TECHNICAL COMPUTER TRAINING PTY LTD 
    74. Tsima Consulting Development S 
    75. TSP COLLEGE 
    76. Varsity Institute of Science & Technology (Pty)Ltd 
    77. VUTHLARI MARKETING CONSULTING 
    78. We Think Code 
    79. Wellinkwise Pty Ltd 
    80. Whitestone College 
    81. Woosh Consultants (Pty) Ltd 
    82. WORK SKILLS RESOURCES CC 
    83. World Wise Industries & Systems Engineering 
    84. Xylo Trading 12 (Pty) Ltd 
    85. YITRO INNOVATIONS 
    86. ZA WIT (PTY) LTD 



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