Course Title: Engage respectfully with young people

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4262

Course Title: Engage respectfully with young people

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 50.0

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


365T Global Studies, Soc Sci & Plng

Face-to-Face or Workplace

Term1 2011

Course Contact: Spiros Soulis

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4230

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this unit you will develop the knowledge and skills required to communicate effectively with young people (aged 12–25) in work roles with a specific focus on young people.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

There are no pre-requisite courses required.

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CHCYTH401A Engage respectfully with young people



Learning Outcomes

By completing this unit you will achieve and demonstrate competence in the following elements:

  1. Communicate effectively with a diversity of young people
  2. Reflect understanding of youth cultures, sub cultures and developmentment
  3. Work with the young person as the focus

Overview of Assessment

This unit forms a major part of the practical placement component of this qualification. Assessment is undertaken within the work environment. Students are required to assess their own level of competency during their placement period which is then discussed and confirmed with their workplace supervisor and placement coordinator.