Child & Youth Studies

Athlone Institute of Technology


Course Name Child & Youth Studies
Course Provider Athlone Institute of Technology
Course Code 103412 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Athlone Institute of Technology Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Athlone
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Course Commencement Date: September 2018
Application Date An information and registration evening will take place at the Institute from 5.30pm to 8.30pm on:
Thursday 6 September 2018
Duration 2 years: 24 weeks per year
Tuesday 9.30am to 5.30pm
Course Fee Programme Fee €2,950 per annum
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Entry Requirements BA (Hons) Degree (Level 8) in Applied Social Studies in Social Care at grade 2.2
or an approved equivalent qualification

or Applicants who hold a 2.2 grade Honours Degree or higher in a cognate discipline may also be considered
Comment Award
Master of Arts in Child and Youth Studies
Course Content

Expand+This programme equips learners with the skills necessary to specialise in the field of child and youth studies

Aim of Programme
Social care is an evolving sector which addresses the needs of people who experience marginalisation or disadvantag...

Subjects Taught • Research Methods
• Models of Care
• Child and Youth Law
• Therapeutic Approaches and
• Management in Child and Youth Care
• Research Dissertation
Careers or Further Progression Progression
Graduates of this programme may be eligible to pursue postgraduate training and research leading to Masters and PhD (NFQ Levels 9 and 10) qualifications.
Further Enquiries T 090 6483050

Oliver Hegarty
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