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EEN708 - Youth Learners in Adult Environments

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Cohort rule:

Student must be enrolled in course E500, E592, E700 or E792.

Unit chair:J Angwin




Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin


Topics to be addressed in this unit include:

  • Youth cultures and identity formation, including identities as learners, workers and members of peer groups and families;
  • Adulthood transitions including post school transitions to workplace and institutional settings for further education and training;
  • Discourses of ‘risk’ in post-compulsory education and training;
  • National and international approaches to ‘the youth issue’;
  • Critique of transition and pathway logics and the expression of these in contemporary youth policies


Assignment 1, 50%, 3000 words

Assignment 2, 50%, 3000 words

Unit Fee Information

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

Unit fee information available soon

2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

Your units are priced based on the course you are enrolled in. Please refer to the current year's course entry to estimate the unit cost.

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Course fee x unit EFTSL value = unit price

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