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SOUTH AFRICAN QUALIFICATIONS AUTHORITY 
REGISTERED UNIT STANDARD: 

Evaluate and discuss the impact of HIV/AIDS on housing 
SAQA US ID UNIT STANDARD TITLE
243736  Evaluate and discuss the impact of HIV/AIDS on housing 
ORIGINATOR
SGB Housing 
PRIMARY OR DELEGATED QUALITY ASSURANCE FUNCTIONARY
-  
FIELD SUBFIELD
Field 12 - Physical Planning and Construction Physical Planning, Design and Management 
ABET BAND UNIT STANDARD TYPE PRE-2009 NQF LEVEL NQF LEVEL CREDITS
Undefined  Regular-Fundamental  Level 5  Level TBA: Pre-2009 was L5 
REGISTRATION STATUS REGISTRATION START DATE REGISTRATION END DATE SAQA DECISION NUMBER
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 
The purpose of this unit standard is to expose learners to the impact of the HIV/AIDS epidemic specifically on housing consumers. The housing policy currently gives little attention to HIV/AIDS and its impact on housing provision. Learners achieving this unit standard will critically evaluate research done and programmes developed in this area, and formulate suitable strategies to inform and educate housing consumers for sustainable housing development.

The qualifying learner will be capable of:
  • Investigating the effects of HIV/AIDS epidemic on housing.
  • Examining existing strategies and planned responses to managing the impact of HIV/AIDS in the housing sector and critically evaluate them in a given context.
  • Formulating an effective strategy to educate housing consumers on how to manage the impact of HIV/AIDS on housing. 

  • LEARNING ASSUMED TO BE IN PLACE AND RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING 
    Learners accessing this unit standard will have demonstrated competence in numeracy and communication skills at NQF Level 5 or equivalent. 

    UNIT STANDARD RANGE 
    Available HIV/AIDS housing policies and programmes and research, e.g. Finmark Trust and Social Housing. 

    Specific Outcomes and Assessment Criteria: 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 1 
    Investigate the effects of HIV/AIDS epidemic on housing. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    An investigation describes the purpose and scope to determine the effects of HIV/AIDS epidemic on housing. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    Relevant research sources in the context of HIV/AIDS and its effects on housing beneficiaries are identified and analysed in a housing context. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    The outcomes of the research are interpreted and discussed and recommendations are made to improve the situation. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 4 
    The impact of HIV/AIDS on the housing consumer is discussed using a case study. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 2 
    Examine and critically evaluate the existing strategies for managing the impact of HIV/AIDS on housing. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    The existing strategies to prevent/reduce HIV/AIDS are examined and discussed reflecting their relevance to housing context. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    The effectiveness of these strategies is critically evaluated in the context of the housing consumers. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 3 
    Formulate strategies and approaches for educating the consumer on how to manage the possible impact of HIV/AIDS. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    A strategy is formulated to educate housing consumers on the impact of HIV/AIDS in terms of household' emotional, physical, psychological and economic support. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    The strategy is designed in a way that it contains the objectives of HIV/AIDS education programme targeted to housing consumers. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    A sample programme is drawn and presented to demonstrate how these objectives are met. 


    UNIT STANDARD ACCREDITATION AND MODERATION OPTIONS 
  • Anyone assessing a learner or moderating the assessment of a learner against this Unit Standard must be registered as an assessor with the relevant ETQA or with an ETQA that has a Memorandum of Understanding with the relevant ETQA.
  • Any institution offering learning that will enable the achievement of this Unit Standard must be accredited as a provider with the relevant ETQA or with an ETQA that has a Memorandum of Understanding with the relevant ETQA.
  • Assessment and moderation of assessment will be overseen by the relevant ETQA or by an ETQA that has a Memorandum of Understanding with the relevant ETQA, according to the ETQA's policies and guidelines for assessment and moderation.
  • Moderation must include both internal and external moderation of assessments at exit points of the Qualification, unless ETQA policies specify otherwise. Moderation should also encompass achievement of the competence described both in individual Unit Standards as well as the integrated competence described in the Qualification.
  • Anyone wishing to be assessed against this Unit Standard may apply to be assessed by any assessment agency, assessor or provider institution that is accredited by the relevant ETQA. 

  • UNIT STANDARD ESSENTIAL EMBEDDED KNOWLEDGE 
    The qualifying learner is able to demonstrate a basic knowledge and understanding of:
  • HIV/AIDS epidemic.
  • General community awareness and education programmes. 

  • UNIT STANDARD DEVELOPMENTAL OUTCOME 
    N/A 

    UNIT STANDARD LINKAGES 
    N/A 


    Critical Cross-field Outcomes (CCFO): 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO IDENTIFYING 
    Identifying and solving problems pertaining to land acquisition, development and administration for housing development to provide housing for the poor. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO WORKING 
    Working effectively with others as a member of a team, group, organisation or community in the context of identifying ways to resolve HIV/AIDS affected victims in the context of housing. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO COLLECTING 
    Collecting and organising information regarding housing beneficiaries affected with HIV/AIDS and analyse information for the appropriate intervention. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO COMMUNICATING 
    Communicating effectively using visual, mathematical and/or language skills in the modes of oral and/or written presentation with regards to educating housing beneficiaries on the impact of HIV/AIDS on housing consumers. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO DEMONSTRATING 
    Demonstrating an understanding of the effect of HIV/AIDS in society by:
  • Identifying and discussing strategies to improve the situation of HIV/AIDS affecting housing consumers. 

  • 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 
    N/A 

    QUALIFICATIONS UTILISING THIS UNIT STANDARD: 
      ID QUALIFICATION TITLE PRE-2009 NQF LEVEL NQF LEVEL STATUS END DATE PRIMARY OR DELEGATED QA FUNCTIONARY
    Core  58246   Bachelor of Human Settlements Development  Level 6  Level TBA: Pre-2009 was L6  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2018-06-30   


    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.
     
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