Youth Studies focuses on the development of young people from early adolescence to young adulthood. Based on the relevant historical, cultural, sociological, psychological, political and educational literatures, the Youth Studies program emphasizes a positive youth development (PYD) approach. Through an ecosystems perspectives, graduate students learn abouth youth development from the perspective of the individual, family, community and society, at both local and international levels. The program in Youth Studies also includes the role of training and development of youth as a strategy for community mobilization and national development.
Updated:: 04/05/2017 [nm_aini]