Diploma in Youth Development

Semesters of Study
Years of Study
Entry Requirements


1 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Young People and Society (DYD113)111.00
Learning Processes (DYD111)110.10
Gender and Development (DYD211)110.00
Introduction to HIV Infection and AIDS (DYD114)19.00
Family and its Environment (DYD123)210.50
Working with People in their Communities (DYD122)28.70
Principles and Practice in Youth Development (DYD121)29.70
Commonwealth Values in Youth Development (DYD124)28.00

2 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Supervised Youth Development Project I (DYD210)18.00
Promoting Enterprise and Economic Development (DYD213)19.20
Integrated Care for Orphaned and Vulnerable Children (DYD212)121.20
Youth and Health (DYD221)211.50
Supervised Youth Development Project II (DYD220)28.00
Language and Communication Skills (DYD112)210.30
Conflict Resolution Strategies and Skills (DYD223)27.80
Sustainable Development and Environmental Issues (DYD222)211.00

3 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Policy Planning and Implementation (DYD311)18.50
Project Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation (DYD312)211.00
Supervised Youth Development Project IV (DYD320)220.00
Supervised Youth Development Project III (DYD310)210.00
Management Skills (DYD313)210.50