Course Title: C'Wealth Values in Forming Cyp's Youth and Dev. Work

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5001

Course Title: C'Wealth Values in Forming Cyp's Youth and Dev. Work

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 70.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


Bundoora Campus


365T Global Studies, Soc Sci & Plng

Distance / Correspondence

Term1 2012

Course Contact: Jennifer Brooker

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4115

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This module has two goals.  The first is to introduce the student to the  values what have come to underpin the Commonwealth. - human rights, equity, democracy, pluralism, citizenship, participation and  empowerment.

The second is to  introduce the student to  the Commonwealth as an international organisation - how it evolved, how it is structured and what it is trying to achieve.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Working with young people

Learning Outcomes

The module contents are:
1.  Introducing Commonwealth values and structures
2.  Human rights: universal values
3. Democratic values and structures
4. Commonwealth values and youth  development

Overview of Assessment

Learning Journal