Course details

CRICOS course code: 084319D

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational

Summary

This is a one-year introductory program for students interested in a range of entry-level careers in Youth Work.

You will gain an insight into the diverse challenges and needs of young people in a range of public and community-based settings and be prepared for further study in the field.

Careers

On completion of the Diploma in Youth Work, graduates may seek entry level employment opportunities in a variety of public and community organisations.

Roles may include working with young people or assisting with the administration of youth organisations.

Further study

The Diploma in Youth Work is a pathway program into the Bachelor of Youth Work. Students who have successfully completed the Diploma in Youth Work will be able to commence in the second year of the Bachelor of Youth Work

Students with a Student Visa will need to complete the program in minimum duration, study at least one subject on-campus each semester and must not undertake more than 33% of the program online.

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
24,824 Per Year
Read moreUnit fee: 3,103
Feb 2023 1 year
Full time
Melbourne Campus
115 Victoria Parade
Melbourne Victoria 3065
Australia

Entry criteria

To be eligible for admission to the course, an applicant must have completed year 12 or equivalent with a minimum 50% pass,

International English Language Testing System (IELTS): Overall score: 6.0; Individual score of 5.5 in all tests

Pearson Test of English (PTE): 50 with a minimum of 42 in all four communicative skills

Test of English as a Foreign Language - Academic (TOEFL): Internet based total of 60: minimum 18 in writing, 8 in reading, 16 in speaking and 7 in listening

ACU English Language Test: C (60-64%)

Cambridge Advanced English (CAE): Overall CAE score: 169; Individual score of at least 162 in all tests

Address

Australian Catholic University
North Sydney Campus
40 Edward Street
Sydney New South Wales 2060
Australia
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