Youth Arts & Sports Education

University College Cork


Course Name Youth Arts & Sports Education
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKD04 CKD02
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MSocSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 7 September 2020
Application Date

Expand+Applications for academic year 2020/2021 are open.

EU Applicants: UCC operates a rounds closing date system for the majority of postgraduate taught courses, which means offers are made four times a year on a rolling basis. Some courses have one s...

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Firstly choose your course. Applicants can apply for up to three courses under one application. Details of taught courses are available on our online prospectus.

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Expand+1 year full-time; 2 years part-time

CKD04 Full-time; CKD02 Part-time

The Masters in Youth Arts and Sports Education is available on a full-time or part-time basis. All students take modules to the value of 90 credits.

For full-time students,...

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Entry Requirements

Expand+Candidates should normally hold an honours primary degree with Second Class Honours Grade 2 (or equivalent) in any discipline.

Candidates with an honours primary degree lower than a Second Class Honours Grade 2 (or equivalent) or without a primar...

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Course Content

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The Masters in Youth Arts and Sports Education is designed for creative, active, and enthusiastic people who enjoy working with young people. The course shapes innovative practitioners to engage in transformative work with young peopl...

Subjects Taught

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Core Modules
ED6606 Well-being for Health (10 credits)
SS6021 Creative Methodologies in Youth Arts Practice (10 credits)

Elective modules (Semesters I and II)

Students select 25 credits from the following, to include at least 5 cre...

Assessment Method


Students will produce a variety of creative outputs through their course work as a method of evidencing their learning for assessment.

For example, students are required

to design and produce a creative journal using artistic meth...

Careers or Further Progression

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Graduates will develop diverse skills which are highly valuable in a range of organisational, educational, community contexts, including the ability:

to design, plan, deliver, and evaluate arts and sports educatio...

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