This course will provide an accredited qualification and an opportunity for continuing professional development both for workers with a wealth of experience and those who are looking to establish themselves in the field of Youth and Community Practice. It offers a transformative learning experience with the opportunity to understand and develop practice underpinned by relevant theory. Students will discuss, analyse and explore issues relating to both young people and community development work. Graduates have progressed into a range of careers in sectors such as education, youth work, youth justice, plus many more.
Course cost: £5950 per year
Duration: 2 Years
Credit Value: 240
Perspectives on Practice
Applied Social Science
Policy, Principles and Values
Community in Context
Identity and Issue Based Work
Negotiation and Management
64 UCAS Points
Throughout the programme there is a variety of assessment such as, group assignments, case studies, presentations, individual assignments, individual reflective assignments and creation of a product.
Students who have graduated with a Foundation Degree in Working with Communities and Young People (level 5) will be able to complete a BA Honours (level 6) in Working with Integrated Service for Children and Young People (In partnership with University of West London ) or BA Honours (Level 6) Working with Communities and Young People (In partnership with De-Montfort University)
Additional Costs and Information
Students are expected to have 6 hours in practice either paid or voluntary
Appropriate placement will be discussed during the interview
Student’s induction will take at De-Montfort University
All Students will be enrolled at NWSLC and DMU. This offers a wide range of facilities such as library at both campuses. Online library and resources through my DMU and Moodle.
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How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
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|Campus name||Nuneaton Campus|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||240 points|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||MMM|
|Access to HE Diploma||
D: 15 credits
M: 15 credits
P: 15 credits
|or a total of 45 credit at Merit|
|Scottish Higher||entry requirements on request|
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£5,950||Year 1|