Apply a systems approach to decision making (Free Preview)

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US No. 252026
NQF Level 05
Credits  6

This Unit Standard is intended for managers in all economic sectors. These managers would typically be second level managers such as heads of department, section heads or divisional heads, who may have more than one team reporting to them

Unit standard range:

  • The learner is required to apply the learning in respect of this/her own area of responsibility.
  • Unit refers to the division, department or business unit in which the learner is responsible for managing and leading staff.
  • Entity includes, but is not limited to, a company, business unit, public institution, small business, Non-Profit Organisation or Non-Governmental Organisation.


  1. Apply critical and analytical skills to analyse an issue or problem.
  2. Engage with stakeholders in analysing the issue/problem and developing solutions.
  3. Select feasible solutions through a systems approach.
  4. Formulate and communicate the decision.

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