Diploma in Youth Development

Course Modules

  • Applied Social Research: Youth Research Project (Part 2)
  • Applied Social Research: Youth Research Project (Part 1)
  • Introduction to Social Research
  • Contemporary Issues in Youth Development Work
  • Youth Development Work: Personal and Professional Development
  • Introduction to Political Institutions and Analysis
  • Sociology of Youth
  • Youth Development Work: Introduction to Theory and Practice
  • Introduction to Psychology: Social, Developmental and Abnormal
  • Principles of Economics
  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Foundations for Learning Success
  • Working with Youth in Community and Organisational Settings (Part 2)
  • Working with Youth in Community and Organisational Settings (Part 1)
  • Youth Development Work: Networks, Partnerships and Resourses
  • Strategic Planning and Programme Management for Youth Development Work
  • Peace, Conflict Resolution and Mediation
  • Supporting Youth in Grief and Trauma
  • Youth Advocacy: ICTs in Youth Development Work
  • Youth Advocacy: Principles and Tools
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Youth and Sustainable Development
  • Youth Entrepreneurship and Sustainable Livelihoods
  • Health, Safety and Well-Being in Youth Development Work
  • Management and Leadership Skills for Youth Development Work
  • Youth Governance and Participation


Which careers do graduates pursue?

Graduates are likely to pursue careers in:

  • Government service
  • Civil service, including policing and teaching
  • Community development
  • Youth camp coordination and management
  • Youth organisation coordination and management
  • Youth policy development and implementation
  • Project and programme development and planning
  • Project and programme management and evaluation
  • Research in youth development

Mode of delivery of the proposed programme

Online/distance learning

Application Procedure

Applicants should fill out a detailed Application form and send it back via email to the undersigned.


The Academics Manager

Capacity Africa Training Institute

Email: info@capacityafrica.com

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