Diploma of Youth Work
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No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Community Services Training Package. It reflects the role of people with responsibility for the development and the outcomes of programs and services for young people managed through a range of agencies and designed to meet the social, behavioural, health, welfare, developmental and protection needs of young people. This work may be undertaken through employment in community, government and welfare agencies.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Develop, facilitate and monitor all aspects of case management; Develop, implement and review services and programs to meet client needs; Analyse impacts of sociological factors on clients in community work and services; Identify and respond to children and young people at risk; Manage service response to young people in crisis; plus more. Electives: Undertake outreach work; Respond holistically to client issues and refer appropriately; Recruit and coordinate volunteers; Develop and implement policy; plus more.
About RMIT UniversityFounded in 1887, RMIT became a university in 1992. It offers both higher education and vocational education courses with over 82,000 students including 28,000 international students, of whom 17,600 are taught outside Australia (almost 7,000 at RMIT Vietnam).
Over 900 courses exist to graduate at all levels, including certificates, diplomas, advanced diplomas and associate, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees. RMIT University is a global university of technology and design offering areas of study including: aerospace and aviation; architecture, building and planning; art and design; business; communication; community and welfare; computing and information systems; education and training; engineering and related technologies; environment; health sciences; humanities, social sciences and legal; manufacturing and processing; and science and mathematics.
RMIT has three campuses in Melbourne, Australia, with smaller sites at Hamilton and Point Cook. Main campus in Melbourne's CBD is spread over a number of Melbourne city blocks. There are art galleries, cinemas, bookshops and cafes on campus. The Brunswick campus is six kilometres from the city and offers state-of-the-art specialist graphic technology, fashion and textile facilities - with access to the on-campus International Fibre Centre. The Bundoora campus is set in extensive parklands and offers courses in life sciences, education and manufacturing/mechanical engineering.
RMIT also two campuses in Vietnam and a centre in Barcelona, Spain. We also offer programs through partners in Singapore, Hong Kong, mainland China, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, Belgium, Spain and Germany, and we enjoy research and industry partnerships on every continent.
RMIT was awarded the Premier's Award for International Education and the award for Excellence in the inaugural Victorian International Education Awards.
Provider CRICOS: 00122A RTO code: Uni; 3046
DiplomaCourse code: CHC50413
- Full-time internal = 1 year
21 units: 17 core; 4 elective
No minimum education
Life after Study
Community workers encourage and assist community groups to identify their needs, participate in decision-making and develop appropriate services and facilities to meet those needs.