Community & Youth Development

Technological University Dublin - Blanchardstown

 

Course Name Community & Youth Development
Course Provider Technological University Dublin - Blanchardstown
Alternative Provider(s) TU Dublin - Technological University Dublin
Course Code TU992
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major TU Dublin Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Blanchardstown
Qualification Letters BA (Hons)
Duration 4 years
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements:
Leaving Cert:
Minimum No of Subjects: 6
Higher: 2 H5s

Leaving Cert Minimum Grade in:
Maths: O6/H7/F2 or higher
English or Irish: O6/H7

Additional Requirements:
Garda Vetting through TU Dublin Required – see tudublin.ie/gardavetting

Other Grade Requirements: N/A
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

Expand+Entry/Eligibility Requirements
To be eligible for consideration for a programme an applicant must possess the minimum entry requirements for that programme.

Where a programme requirement is 2 or 3 honours, grade H5 or better on Higher Level Leavi...

Leaving Certificate Applied Programme LCAP Leaving Certificate Applied Programme
The Leaving Cert Applied Programme will not meet minimum entry requirements and will not be awarded points.
QQI FET Applicants General Information Applicants from QQI/FE colleges
TU Dublin welcomes applications from students who are presenting QQI/ FET/FETAC Level 5 awards. Entering TU Dublin following completion of a QQI award is a well-established pathway. We encourage students with a QQI qualification to apply, as most of our programmes have a quota of places reserved for such applicants. For details, visit www.tudublin.ie/qqi.
QQI FET Entry Requirements Web Page - Click Here
Mature Applicants

Expand+Whether you’re coming back to education to update your skills, gain a new qualification or achieve a personal goal or ambition, TU Dublin welcomes applications from mature students. To be classified as a mature student and to enter the first year o...

Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places 30 places (approximately)
Course Fee Fees & Grants
The Fees and Grants department is responsible for the administration of fees and grants for all students in TU Dublin.

The fee charged for all programmes offered by TU Dublin comprises the Student Contribution Charge which is now set at €3,000, and Tuition Fee where applicable.

Normally tuition fees are not applicable for first time, full-time undergraduate EU students.
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
Financial Support Scholarships
TU Dublin offers a number of scholarships in a variety of disciplines. To learn more, go to www.tudublin.ie/scholarships.

Financial Support and Access
A number of financial assistance schemes are available to support students facing financial difficulties, including scholarships, a hardship fund, and the Student Assistance Fund.
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

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2020 CAO Handbook): F...

Course Content

Expand+Are you keen to work in partnership with people who experience disadvantage and oppression, and seek to achieve social change in Irish society and abroad? Community work focuses on developing and empowering people by facilitating their active partici...

Comment Campus Location: Blanchardstown
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Postgraduate Study
On graduation, you may continue to postgraduate study at TU Dublin or elsewhere.

Career Opportunities
Community Development Worker, Youth Worker, Programme Co-ordinator, Project Worker, Community Educator, Working in Justic...

Further Enquiries Contact
Marketing Department
T: (01) 885 1530
E: courses@tudublin.ie
 
Points History
Year Points
2019 250
2018 253
2017 251