Certificate course in Youth leadership and Social Change

 

We are happy to inform you that we have completed two batches of Diploma in Youth Leadership & Social Change course in collaboration with Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) and now are launching a new batch for the year 2018-19.

The course covers various topics including youth identity, working with youth, facilitating social change and so on. It is a part-time course in Hindi and English, duration for 8 months with 6 exciting modules (120 hours) with 240 hours of fieldwork. 

The course also includes 240 hours of core field work in related areas. It is taught by faculties from TISS as well as others from the civil society space. The application process has already begun and the last date for the submission of form is 30th April, 2018. The course commences from June, 2018.

 

Please share this with your networks and any individuals you think may be interested. We are targeting community organizers and related profiles in NGOs and this will be most beneficial for entry and mid-level professionals. Do spread the word!


About the Course: 

Objectives and Learner Outcomes Overall Objective:: To provide certified training to youth workers, in order to promotethe understanding and practice of social change through self empowerment  and development of leadership qualities..


Specific Objectives  

1.Provide knowledge about  youth issues and challenges, thereby contextualize these issues and challenges in contemporary India.

2.Develop   analytical   skills   so   that   learners   may   begin   the   process   of   critically reflecting upon the  institutions/policies/cultural beliefs that influence youth and their lives in the process of participating in social change.

3.Build leadership capacities of  learners to empower youth to identify their rights and   responsibilities   and   facilitate   their   participation   in   social,   political   and cultural issues affecting them.

4.Equip the  trainees with a range of practice skills required when intervening on issues of social change and development.

 Important dates
Last date for submission of application form 30th April, 2018
Interviews 5th and 6th May, 2018
List of shortlisted candidates 20th May , 2018
Course commences June, 2018