This degree includes fieldwork, work placements, online study environments and real-world projects.
You'll take part in interactive coursework through excursions, online workshops and activity-based workshops.
Through individual and group presentations, you will develop skills in presenting ideas to large groups, facilitating discussion and engaging in critical debate. You'll examine case studies, analyses, journal articles, academic texts, and more; deeply exploring the work of experts in your field.
Guest lectures will provide you with relevant and up-to-date insights from industry professionals. A core component of the degree is youth work field education, which provides you with invaluable on-the-job experience.
In the second year of the degree you will undertake an industry-engaged project work with a duration of 30 days, and in the third year, you will undertake 30 days of supervised placement in agencies that work with young people. This placement can be undertaken in urban, rural or remote locations in Australia or overseas.
Classes include lecturers, workshops, tutorials and industry-based presentations alongside assessment tasks. These include essay writing, class presentations, group work and project writing amongst others.
All courses are delivered in English. You will have access to online and digital resources.
Blended learning options
Courses offered as part of blended learning programs include a meaningful blend of online, on-campus, and workplace based learning tailored to the type of study you undertake. This learning is active, prioritising tasks that involve exploration and development of skills and knowledge through interaction and engagement.
Online aspects provide positive benefits such as flexibility and adaptability using digital activities and materials, while also strengthening the interaction and connection with timetabled and on-campus experiences such as tutorials, practicals, or workshops.