Child Youth & Family Studies

Institute of Technology Carlow - Carlow Campus

 

Course Name Child Youth & Family Studies
Course Provider Institute of Technology Carlow - Carlow Campus
Alternative Provider(s) Institute of Technology Carlow - Wexford Campus, Institute of Technology Carlow - Wicklow Campus
Course Code CWB03 CWB04 CWL09 CWL10 CWX01 CWX02 CWW01 CWW02
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Institute of Technology Carlow Level 9 NFQ
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Institute of Technology Carlow Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Evening, Daytime
Location (Districts) Wexford Town, Wicklow Town, Carlow Town
Qualification Letters MA
PAC Application Information

Expand+Course Codes:
CWB03 Master of Arts in Child, Youth and Family Studies CARLOW Full-time
CWL09 Master of Arts in Child, Youth and Family Studies CARLOW Part-time
CWX01 Master of Arts in Child, Youth and Family Studies WEXFORD Part-time
CWW01 Mas...

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Duration Carlow - 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time.
Wexford - 2 years part-time.
Wicklow - 1 year part-time.
Course Fee

Expand+CWB03 Master of Arts in Child, Youth and Family Studies CARLOW Full-time €5,500

CWL09 Master of Arts in Child, Youth and Family Studies CARLOW Part-time €7,400*

CWX01 Master of Arts in Child, Youth and Family Studies WEXFORD Part-time €7,...

Entry Requirements

Expand+Programme participants are required to hold a Level 8 degree (with a minimum of 2nd Class Honours) in the following areas:

• Early Childhood Education & Care
• Applied Social Studies
• Social & Community Studies
• Youth & Community ...

Course Content

Expand+What is the programme about?

The Master of Arts in Child, Youth and Family Studies provides learners with a range of critical and analytical tools to enable them to manage and lead services that develop the potential of children, youth and famili...

Subjects Taught What subjects will I study?

Contemporary issues in Childhood &
Youth Studies
Applied Psychology
Perspectives on Family & Society
Leadership, Strategy & Governance
Research Methods & Dissertation

Elective Subjects
Addiction Studies
Adult and Community Education
Youth Justice
Child and Family Rights

NOTE: Specific modules may be subject to amendment after our 2021 programmatic review.
Number of Credits Master of Arts in Child, Youth and Family Studies 90 Credits
Postgraduate Diploma in Child, Youth and Family Studies 60 Credits
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+What will I be able to do when I finish the programme?

Graduates may also adopt research and advisory roles in relation to the development and planning of such services. Graduates will be in a position to critically evaluate existing services and...

Further Enquiries Carlow
HEAD OF DEPARTMENT –
HUMANITIES
Dr Eileen Doyle-Walsh
BA, MLitt, PhD
E: eileen.doyle@itcarlow.ie

Carlow & Wicklow
LIFELONG LEARNING MANAGER
Eoin O’Brien
BA, DBS, CBS, Cert Mgmt, MBA
E: eoin.obrien@itcarlow.ie

Wexford
DEPUTY HEAD OF CAMPUS
Dr Janette Davies
BSc, MA, PhD, MMII
E: janette.davies@itcarlow.ie