YITS is a one year stand-alone Diploma in Arts, specialising in Youth Work, for 17-21 year olds that provides faith formation and understanding of the social context young people live in. Throughout the year long course students are equipped for ongoing university study while providing employment outcomes needed within the youth sector.

YITS is suitable for those wanting to serve their community and young people, who want a stepping stone to further study. It would also suit those who aren't quite sure what area they want to move towards and need some support and direction.

This year will also provide full or partial credit towards the following courses:

  • Bachelor of Education (Primary)
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary)
  • Bachelor of Arts

Career Outcomes: Youth Minister, Council Youth Worker, Residential Care Worker,

Semester one
LN533.306 Literature, Philosophy and Civilisation
YT540.306 Culture and Sociology of Youth
TH570.306 Living in Christ
PR560.306 Internship 1

Semester two
TH507.306 Foundations for Faith
YT620.306 Vulnerability and the Youth Experience
YT541.306 Youth Work and the Youth Sector
PR660.306 Internship 2