Youth: context, development and learning

Unit Overview
This subject is designed to help you understand young people better.  There are three sections to the course:

  • Youth in society
  • Youth development and learning 
  • Ministry with youth  

These areas provide insight into the world that young people are growing up in, as well insight into how young people spiritually, emotionally, socially, cognitively and physically develop. There is also an opportunity to observe and engage with young people to develop your skills in ministering to this age group. This subject is highly recommended for anyone who is engaged in work with young people or anyone who wants to have a better general understanding of ‘youth’.

The dates for when this unit is offered varies. Please visit the timetable by clicking here for the most up to date information.

Unit Details

Workload One semester, 12 credit points.
Status Elective
Subject code DM012-712

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