Diploma in Youth Development

Semesters of Study
Years of Study
Entry Requirements


1 Year

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

2 Year

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

3 Year

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