Undergraduate Certificate in Youth Practice

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About This Course

The Undergraduate Certificate in Youth Practice introduces students to the essential working knowledge and skills of youth work, with a focus on reflective practice, cultural consciousness, and building professional relationships. 

The certificate is targeted at people who are looking to discover or reconnect with their passion for working with young people.

Course Learning Outcomes
  • Demonstrate foundational knowledge of youth work theory and practice
  • Explain multiculturalism in Australia and how this relates to Aboriginal Australians and diaspora communities 
  • Review how contemporary scholarship on youth work informs the practice of youth work in various contexts  
  • Explore the concept of discourse and its implications for youth work 
  • Critically reflect on personal engagement and experience with cultural difference 
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Course Structure


Unit Total






  • Elective 1

Options vary and are subject to availability.

Where can I study?

You can study on campus Adelaide – Millswood SA, or online.

Field education placement is a requirement of this course and is offered at:

Adelaide – Millswood SA

How long does it take?

6 months full-time or part-time equivalent.
*Not available full-time in every intake.

What do I need for entry?

Completion of ‘Tabor Early Entry’ criteria (NOT dependent on ATAR)
Completion of Certificate IV or above
Qualify for mature age entry

How much does it cost?

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fees and available payment options.

When can I start?

Semester 1 – February
Semester 2 – July

Additional Information

Tabor: H.CYP
SATAC: Not applicable

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Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Phone: 1300 482 267