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SOUTH AFRICAN QUALIFICATIONS AUTHORITY 
REGISTERED QUALIFICATION: 

National Certificate: Sport and Event Management 
SAQA QUAL ID QUALIFICATION TITLE
21171  National Certificate: Sport and Event Management 
ORIGINATOR
Damelin 
PRIMARY OR DELEGATED QUALITY ASSURANCE FUNCTIONARY NQF SUB-FRAMEWORK
QCTO - Quality Council for Trades and Occupations  OQSF - Occupational Qualifications Sub-framework 
QUALIFICATION TYPE FIELD SUBFIELD
National Certificate  Field 03 - Business, Commerce and Management Studies  Generic Management 
ABET BAND MINIMUM CREDITS PRE-2009 NQF LEVEL NQF LEVEL QUAL CLASS
Undefined  120  Level 4  Level TBA: Pre-2009 was L4  Regular-Provider-ELOAC 
REGISTRATION STATUS SAQA DECISION NUMBER REGISTRATION START DATE REGISTRATION END DATE
Reregistered  SAQA 06120/18  2018-07-01  2023-06-30 
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 qualification does not replace any other qualification and is not replaced by any other qualification. 

PURPOSE AND RATIONALE OF THE QUALIFICATION 
To provide learners with an understanding of Sport and Event Management and the skills to plan, implement and manage events. 

LEARNING ASSUMED TO BE IN PLACE AND RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING 
NQF level 4 - with proficiency in English

Recognise Prior Learning:

This qualification may be achieved in whole or in part through the recognition of prior learning. 

RECOGNISE PREVIOUS LEARNING? 

QUALIFICATION RULES 
This qualification may be achieved in whole or in part through the recognition of prior learning. 

EXIT LEVEL OUTCOMES 
Critical Cross-field Outcomes:
  • Identify, analyse, formulate and solve convergent and divergent problems associated with managing spoerts and events creatively and effectively.
  • Develop an appropriate understanding of sport and event management that applies concepts of management within the changing global demographics.

    Specific Outcomes:
  • Plan, design, execute and manage a sporting or other event.
  • Determine the needs of an event.
  • Apply a system management approach to an event.
  • Co-ordinate functions with the appropriate departments within an organisation.
  • Motivate and lead effectively.
  • Implement a marketing strategy for an event. 

  • ASSOCIATED ASSESSMENT CRITERIA 
    Assessment Criteria for Critical Cross-field Outcomes:
  • Solve problems by means of exploring and critically evaluating abstract and personal situations.
  • Solve problems by generating alternative solutions for dealing with those problems.

    Associated Assessment Criteria for Specific Outcomes:
  • A plan is drafted for the management of an event. The event is executed according to the plan and the prescribed standard.
  • The needs of an event are correctly listed.
  • The criteria inherent in a system management approach is listed and tabulated against a specific event.
  • A list of the functions for an organisation is produced and the details surrounding the liaison with the various departments within the organisation is stated.
  • The requirements for effective motivation and leadership are stated.
  • An event is selected and a marketing strategy produced to market the event.

    Integrated Assessment:
  • Continuous assessment in the form of class exercise, and group exercises.
  • Formative and summative assessments are integrated into final assignment, final examination and final workplace assessment. 

  • ARTICULATION OPTIONS 
  • Articulation with qualifications offered at other - n/a.
  • The qualifications toward which the graduate may proceed are the Diploma in Public Relations and Business Communications, the Diploma in Public Relations and Journalism.
  • Exit-level outcomes articulating with other qualifications are the Certificate in Public Relations and Business Communications. 

  • MODERATION OPTIONS 
    A 10% sample of the examination scripts are moderated internally and available for the record. 

    CRITERIA FOR THE REGISTRATION OF ASSESSORS 
    Our own staff will be used as assessors in the manner accommodated within the quality management of our institution. 

    REREGISTRATION HISTORY 
    As per the SAQA Board decision/s at that time, this qualification was Reregistered in 2006; 2009; 2012; 2015. 

    NOTES 
    N/A 

    LEARNING PROGRAMMES RECORDED AGAINST THIS QUALIFICATION: 
     
    NONE 


    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.
     
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    All qualifications and part qualifications registered on the National Qualifications Framework are public property. Thus the only payment that can be made for them is for service and reproduction. It is illegal to sell this material for profit. If the material is reproduced or quoted, the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) should be acknowledged as the source.