This course focuses on the foundations of the positive youth development approach. Students desiring to work with youth learn the essential principles and practices for fostering family, community, and youth engagement. Students will learn how to utilize and build upon the resources, skills, talents, and resilience existing within communities, families, and neighborhoods as the means for fostering positive development for youth. Additionally, students will design their own youth development project proposals and presentations.
BHHS 110 - Principles and Practice of Positive Youth Development: Community, Family and Youth Engagement
Credit Hours: 3