Community Youth Work

Ulster University - Belfast


Course Name Community Youth Work
Course Provider Ulster University - Belfast
Course Code L521
Course Type UCAS
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor at UK Level 6  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Ulster University None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfast
Application Date

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2023 entry application deadlines

For courses starting in 2023 (and for deferred applications), your application should be with us at UCAS by one of these dates – depending on what courses you apply for. If y...

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Duration The duration of the course is three academic years full-time.

Attendance is three to four days each week.
Due to the change of youth work professional training within UK and Ireland it is now necessary to have a degree for professional recognition.
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Entry Requirements Irish Leaving Certificate

78 UCAS tariff points to include a minimum of five subjects (four of which must be Higher Level) to include English at H6 if studied at Higher Level or 04 if studied at Ordinary Level.
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Course Content

A professional career working with young people in the community.

The programme provides students with the professional Community Youth Work qualification (endorsed by NSETS, North South Education and training standards committe...

Subjects Taught For full module description, please see "Course Web Page" below.
Assessment Method

Expand+Assessment methods vary and are defined explicitly in each module. Assessment can be via one method or a combination e.g. examination and coursework . Assessment is designed to assess your achievement of the module’s stated learning outcomes. You c...

Work Placement

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There are three (300 hour) placements throughout the course, one per year. The first placement resides in a traditional full-time youth work setting. The second is aimed at challenging the student further, with an optio...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Graduate employers
Graduates from this course are now working for:

Education Authority
Youth Action NI
Youth Initiatives
Youth Justice Agency
Include Youth
Job roles
With this degree you could become:

Project Co-ordinator...

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