Contemporary Issues in Childhood & Youth Studies

SETU - Carlow Campus


Course Name Contemporary Issues in Childhood & Youth Studies
Course Provider SETU - Carlow Campus
Alternative Provider(s) SETU - Wexford Campus, SETU - Wicklow Campus, SETU - South East Technological University
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Minor Certificate (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Minor South East Technological University Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Wexford Town, Wicklow Town, Carlow Town
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: September 2022.
Application Date Apply Online:
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Duration 12 weeks Part-time. 1 evening per week 7.00 - 10.00pm (Indicative).
Course Fee €900.
Entry Requirements All applicants will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Lifelong Learning reserves the right to require applicants to attend for an interview to determine their suitability for the course.
Interview Yes
Comment Location Course Code:
Wicklow CW-HKICY-A
Wexford CW-HXICY-A
Course Content

Expand+What is this course about?
This interdisciplinary module explores current contrasting and emerging issues in childhood and youth theory, policy and practice. The roles, responsibilities and experiences that children and young people may explor...

Subjects Taught What subjects will I study?
Defining Childhood and Youth
Childhood beyond the Family
Adversity and Resilience among Children and Young People
Representations of Youth
Issues in the Protection of Children & Young People
Childhood & Youth: the future?
Number of Credits 10
Further Enquiries Carlow Campus
Kilkenny Road
R93 V960
T: 059 917 5280

Wexford Campus
Summerhill Road
Y35 KA07
T: 053 918 5800

Wicklow Campus
Clermont House
A67 X566
T: 0404 67125