Social Science - Youth & Community Work

University College Cork


Course Name Social Science - Youth & Community Work
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CK114
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters BSocSc (Hons)
Duration 3 years.
QQI FET Applicants General Information Applicants should have the equivalent of at least one year of experience in the youth/community/voluntary sector as well as Distinctions in four modules in a linked Level 5 programme. See undergrad/fetac/acsss for details.

This programme will be subject to UCC's Fitness to Practise Policy. All students of this programme as also subject to student Garda Vetting, which is carried out by the Admissions Office.
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Mature Applicants

Expand+This programme is open to mature applicants.

Mature applicants must be 23 on or before 1st January of the year of proposed entry. QQI FET applicants and those progressing from an ACE Diploma must be 21 years of age on or before 1st January of the...

Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places Approx. Intake 25
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Interview Yes
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2020 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2020 at 5:15pm

Be sure to complete any action well in advance of closing dates. You should av...

Restricted Entry Yes
Course Content

The degree in Social Science (Youth & Community Work) combines an academic social science programme with a professionally accredited qualification in youth and community work, which prepares graduates to work as professionals in the Yo...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Year 1 Modules:
SS1101 Introduction to Youth & Community Work (10 credits);
SS1102 Social Analysis 1 (10 credits);
SS1104 Principles and Practice of Youth and Community Work (10 credits);
SS1105 Social Policy 1 (10 credits);
SS1107 Level 1 ...

Modules Link Web Page - Click Here
Careers or Further Progression

This qualification provides access to a wide range of employment opportunities in the Youth, Community and Voluntary sector, including:

• mainstream youth work
• special project youth work (e.g. Drugs Task Force projects)
• Gard...

Further Enquiries Mr Micheál Ó hAodáin
T: +353 (0)21 490 3753
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
Points History
Year Points
2016 0 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)
2010 0 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)
2006 0 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)