Diploma in Youth Development is a programme offered by the OUSL in collaboration with the Commonwealth Youth Programme (CYP). This Diploma intends to empower young people to maximize their human potential and help in the transformation of youth as partners of development. The primary objectives of the programme are:
- To enable youth workers to gain professional credentials to practice this vocation nationally and internationally.
- To equip practitioners with generic and core competencies, knowledge, values and skills needed for this field.
- To enable youth workers to facilitate the national development process with enlightened youth policy development, implementation and evaluation.
SSD1201 - Commonwealth Values in Youth in Development Work SSD1202 - Young People and Society SSD1203 - Learning Process SSD1204 - Principles and Practices of Youth in Development Work SSD1105 - Personality Development and Communication Skills SSD1106 - Management Skills SSD1107 - Working with People in their Communities SSD1108 - Population and Family Life Education SSD2201- Policy Planning and Implementation SSD2202-Project Planning and Implementation SSD2203- Conflict Resolution: Strategies and Skills SSD2104 - Sustainable Development and Environment SSD2105-Promoting Enterprise and Economic Development SSD2106 - Gender and Development SSD2107 - Youth and Health SSD2208 - Action Research