Youth & Community Work & Physical Activity

University College Cork


Course Name Youth & Community Work & Physical Activity
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code DYCWP
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose National University of Ireland Level 6 NFQ
Special Purpose Diploma (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose National University of Ireland Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: September 2019 (TBC)
Application Date Closing Date: TBC
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Duration 2 years part-time. 1 evening per week from September/October to May.
Course Fee Annual Fee: €990.
Entry Requirements

Expand+Candidates will be 18 years of age by 1 January of the year of application, with a minimum of 2 years youth work/sports coaching/club or comparable experience, verified by one up-to-date reference. Applications must be accompanied by a 500-word perso...

Course Content

This two year part-time course is open to those who are interested in working with groups in a community setting through physical activity, either as a volunteer or in a professional capacity. The course is very practical and aims to develo...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Year 1 Modules:
AD1858: Group Work Skills (5 credits)
This module will examine communication and listening skills as the foundation for facilitation and group work. It will then proceed to develop students' skills in group facilitation. Presentatio...

Assessment Method The course will be wholly assessed through continuous assessment, using a variety of assessment methods combining written assignments and practical demonstrations.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Skills and Careers Information

On completion of the course, you will be able to:
-Use youth/community/physical activation skills in the community
-Demonstrate an understanding of the benefits of physical activity across the lifes...

Further Enquiries Programme Coordinator: Norma Browne
+ 353 21 490 4713

Programme Coordinator: Gwen Roche
+ 353 21 490 4703
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