Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of HIV/AIDS in a workplace, and its effects on a business sub-sector, own organisation and a specific workplace (Free Preview)

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US No. 13915
NQF Level 03
Credits  4

Purpose:
This unit standard provides a broad introduction to HIV/AIDS in the workplace. It introduces a broad case of knowledge about HIV/AIDS that will enable learners to be informed and caring workers in an industry. The focus is knowledge, skills, values and attitudes in relation to the learner`s own context and experience of the world of work.

Unit standard range:
The effect of HIV/AIDS on the individual, the workplace and society.
The effect of the HIV/AIDS pandemic on the economy, a sub-sector, and organisation and a specific workplace.

Outcomes:

  1. Know and understand HIV/AIDS and its effects on the human immune system
  2. Know and understand how HIV/AIDS is transmitted
  3. Know what behaviour is safe and what behaviour carries the risk of HIV transmission.
  4. Know what behaviour is safe and what behaviour carries the risk of HIV transmission.
  5. Know and understand the implications of the HIV/AIDS pandemic

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