Youth Development

This is a course that helps a student to develop a knowledge of the youth educational spaces within Aotearoa. The programmes aim is to provide students with a sense of the learning that enables some professional and theoretical knowledge and considers the Te Tiriti o Waitangi. Students’ enrolled in this course will apply a range of known solutions and applications familiar to themselves and youth development.  


Campus: Whitireia Campus, Porirua

Cost: Free

Days: Thursday/Friday

Hours: 9:00am - 2:30pm (half hour lunch)

Equipment: Resources supplied, students to provide own writing materials 

Travel: This is provided free, subject to students meeting MoE requirements

Dates: Thursday 10 February - Friday 11 November 2022 (34 weeks), normal school holidays apply

Application: Students must be enrolled in a secondary school in the Wellington region and be enrolled in the WTA by their secondary school

Interview: Students may be requested to attend an interview with a family member or school representative

Qualification: NCEA Level 3 with credit towards Vocational Pathways award

Credits: On successful completion of this course, students will have gained 40 Level 3 credits