Youth & Community Studies with New Media

Institute of Technology Tralee

 

Course Name Youth & Community Studies with New Media
Course Provider Institute of Technology Tralee
Course Code TL_HYOCW_B
Course Type Higher Education Direct Entry
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Institute of Technology Tralee Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Tralee
Qualification Letters BA (Hons)
Duration 1 year full-time.
Entry Requirements Other Requirements
Vetting by An Garda Síochána is a mandatory requirement for this programme.
Mature Applicants The Institute welcomes applications from persons who will be 23 years of age and over on the 1st of January of the proposed year of entry and who wish to be admitted as a mature student. The Institute reserves a minimum of 5% of all places for mature applicants.
Application Date Closing Date is 1st April.
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Course Content

Expand+What is Youth and Community Studies with New Media?
Graduates possessing an honours level qualification are capable of operating at a level where they can act in a leadership as well as a practitioner role. They are equipped with skills, attributes ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Semester: 7
Research Methods 5
Advanced Critical Youth & Community Applied Practice Skills 5
Social Capital and Civil Society 1 5
Applying Theory and Practice in Youth and Community Development Work 5
Development Education 5

Semester: 8...

Careers or Further Progression What are my career opportunities?
Graduates can expect to find employment opportunities in community development, family support and youth work. They also work as project workers with specific target groups like the homeless, or on youth diversion, alcohol/drug abuse or early school leavers programmes.

Progression
LEVEL 9/10
Masters (taught) - Master of Arts in Social Studies (Applied Professional Practice)

Postgraduate masters or doctorate through research www.ittralee.ie/postgraduate
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