Diploma of Youth Work (CHC50413)

The Diploma of Youth Work is a nationally recognised course that is designed to equip you with the skills required to work in youth work roles in the community. Students will study for one year full time (or part time equivalent) and learn about young people in society, their development and the issues confronting many young people including issues of family breakdown, homelessness, mental health and juvenile justice.  This course will include different types of youth work including case work, community development and program development.  Students completing the Diploma of Youth Work are required to complete 210 hours of work placement.  

Course Name:

Diploma of Youth Work

 

Qualification Code:

CHC50413

 

Level of Qualification

Vocational Education and Training Diploma

 

Duration:

Minimum: 1 year 
Maximum: 3 years

 

Number  of Subjects:

9

 

Study Load:

Full-time:  3 subjects  per term
Part-time: 1 or 2 subjects per term

 

Availability:

On campus: Sydney & online

 

Award Title:

Diploma of Youth Work

 

 

 Areas of study include:

  • young people in society
  • working with young people
  • working with young people in society
  • mental health and wellbeing
  • working in the industry

For more information, 'Sequencing & Structure'.