Bachelor of Youth Work

Bachelor of Youth Work

Bachelor degree
36 months
Application deadlines: 21 July
Full-time
Intakes: July, February
International tuition: A$22,720
Domestic tuition: A$6,560

Program overview

Youth Work is an exciting and challenging career involving working for and with young people in a variety of fun and rewarding ways. The key thing that differentiates youth workers from other community service workers is that young people are their primary concern. Youth work acknowledges the social and cultural environments within which young people live and helps foster young people's emotional and social development. In addition to the core youth work units, students can choose between a major in sociology or a minor in sociology and four specified electives from outdoor leadership and/or healthy development. You will receive valuable practical experience in working with young people, in addition to the theoretical insights and practical competencies needed for dealing with the needs, problems and aspirations of young people.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus

Requirements

The equivalent of Australian Year 12 certificate, plus an IELTS overall score of 6.0. Individual score of 6.0 in writing and speaking, and 5.5 in listening and reading.

Career opportunities

Community Education Worker Local Government Youth Officer School Retention and Participation Officer Youth Activities Officer Youth and Community Worker Youth and Family Mediation Youth Counsellor Youth Development Officer Youth Engagement Worker Youth Health Educator Youth Liaison Worker Youth Officer Youth Outreach Worker Youth Policy Officer Youth Support Worker Youth Welfare Worker Youth Worker

Campus location

Fitzroy , Australia

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