This course gives an overview of the status of youth in India and the ecological systems influencing their development. It also looks at the issues in construction of youth-hood from the ecological perspective. The focus is on developing an ability to appraise and appreciate diversity while understanding individual developmental tasks.
At the end of the course, the learner will, be able to,
Describe and explain the developmental paradigm in India in relation to youth
To construct a holistic profile of Indian youthhood from the ecological / systems perspectives.
To acquire an insight into the critical developmental issues affecting youth and to discuss the influence of societal systems on youth.
To determine the psycho-social processes of identity formation during early adoslescence (12-16years) and youthood (17-20years)
Certificate Program in Development Communication
Course Teacher: Dr. Saigita Chitturu
Methodology: Experiential, learning through doing, Group Exercises etc.
Target Audience : Development professionals, Students, CSR, HR, Teachers, Social Workers, interested in working with Youth, NGO, School Admistrators, Volunteers etc.